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Edition - Bod12275

Imprint Names:  Hodgson, O.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed for Hodgson and Co. 43, Holywell Street, Strand, and 43, King Street, Snow-hill [and] Hodgson, Printer, 25, Fleet Street, London


Ballad

Title: Let earth cover her!

First Line: Oh! what pleasures do abound

Themes:  Widowers

Harding B 11(2108)

Notes:  Printed on tinted paper


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Johnson Ballads 1282

Notes:  Printed on tinted paper


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Edition - Bod11217

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Imprint: Sold at the Song Mart 43 Hanover street


Ballad - Roud Number: 19

Title: The squire & thrsherman [sic]

First Line: A nobleman lived in a village of late

Themes:  Agricultural laborers

Harding B 16(258b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod10131

Imprint Names:  Fordyce, W. and T.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  c.1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by W. and T. Fordyce, 43, Dean-str. Newcastle, and at 43, Myton Gate, Hull

Series Identifier: 53


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9596

Title: Philadelphia lass

First Line: It was on a summer's morning, all in the month of May

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9597

Title: Answer to the Philadelphia lass

First Line: You lovers all, both great and small, attend unto my theme

Harding B 11(2998)

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Edition - Bod4541

Imprint Names:  Magnus, C.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: Chas. Magnus, 12 Frankfort St. N.Y.

Notes:  The illustration is numbered in Wolf: Magnus 43. Coloured.


Ballad - Roud Number: V9144

Title: I dreamed my boy was home again

First Line: Lonely, weary, broken-hearted

Authors:  Sawyer, Charles Carroll

Harding B 18(518)

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Edition - Bod1554

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Imprint: Sold at the Song Mart 43, Hanover Street


Ballad - Roud Number: 1629

Title: Irish strangfr [sic]

First Line: O pity the fate of a poor Irish stranger, that's wandered thus far from his home

Themes:  Irish exiles

2806 c.16(31)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(334b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3242

Imprint Names:  Livsey's Song Mart

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Imprint: Sold at Livsey's Song Mart, 43, Hanover-st, Shudehill Manchester

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(2004)


Ballad - Roud Number: 218

Title: Oxford city

First Line: Its of a fair maid in Oxford city

Themes:  Jealousy

Harding B 17(229b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod16038

Imprint Names:  Walker, G., jun.Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  DurhamManchester

Date  between 1834 and 1886

Imprint: Printed by George Walker, Jun., Sadler-Street, Durham. Sold by John Livsey, 43, Hanover-Street, Shudehill Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: 12739

Title: Leather breeches

First Line: Although a simple clown, my life pass'd sweet as honey

Harding B 17(163b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod18578

Imprint Names:  Thompson, G.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Pubd. April 1, 1802, by G. Thompson No. 43, Long Lane Wt. Smithfield

Notes:  An engraving


Ballad - Roud Number: V26819

Title: The tythe pig

First Line: The priest look'd warm the wife look'd big

Harding B 37(1)

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Edition - Bod21338

Imprint Names:  Wheeler, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1827 and 1847

Imprint: Wheeler Printer [above: Sold at 43 Hanover street Shudehill Manchester]


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20681

Title: The artful dodge

First Line: Never was there known as snch [sic]

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13867

Title: The minstrel boy

First Line: The minstrel boy to the wars is gone

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

2806 c.16(197)

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Harding B 11(107)

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Edition - Bod1637

Imprint Names:  Walker, G., jun.Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  DurhamManchester

Date  between 1834 and 1886

Imprint: Printed by George Walker, Jun., Sadler-street, Durham, and Sold by John Livsey, 43, Hanover-St., Shudehill, Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: 13873

Title: The burial of sir J. Moore

First Line: Not a drum was heard, not a funeral note

Authors:  Wolfe, Charles, 1791-1823

Subjects:  Moore, John, Sir, 1761-1809

Harding B 16(173a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5095

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union- street, Borough, S.E.

Notes:  Firth b.26(326) is another issue.

Series Identifier: 43


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4618

Title: Nelly was a lady

First Line: Down on de Mississipi [sic] floating

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2836

Title: Nancy Till

First Line: Down in de cane brake, close by de mill

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Harding B 11(2618)

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Edition - Bod5930

Imprint Names:  Wheeler, J.Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterManchester

Date  between 1827 and 1847

Imprint: [above] Sold at the Cheap Song Mart, 43 Hanover-st. [below] Wheeler, Printer, 9, Whittle-st. Oldham-st


Ballad - Roud Number: 962

Title: Pretty Susan the pride of Kildare

First Line: When first from sea I landed I had a roving mind

Harding B 17(246b)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 1935

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod6602

Imprint Names:  Fordyce, W. and T.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  c.1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by W. & T. Fordyce, 48, Dean-street, Newcastle. To be had also at 43, Myton-gate, Hull

Series Identifier: 169


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3987

Title: The humours of the races

First Line: Good people, all draw near, and listen to my ditty

Themes:  Horse-racing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V11557

Title: Wonderful times

First Line: Come listen unto my wonderful song

Themes:  FashionsFairs

Firth b.25(253)

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Harding B 11(1603)

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Edition - Bod2477

Imprint Names:  Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Imprint: Sold by J. Livsey, 43, Hanover-Street, Shudehill, Manchester

Series Identifier: 335


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V29971

Title: We will not stop again

First Line: The servant lads and lasses gay, now Whitsuntide draws near

Subjects:  Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryFarmersTaxationAgricultural laborers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3956

Title: Frolicsome Kate

First Line: Did you ever hear tell of young frolicsome Kate

Themes:  Rejected suitor

Harding B 11(4097)

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Edition - Bod3681

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts, No. 14, Great, st. Andrew street, seven Dials

Notes:  Firth c.14(43) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 577

Title: Boney's total defeat, and Wellington triumphant

First Line: You've heard of a battle that's lately been won

Authors:  Thompson, J.

Themes:  Waterloo, battle of, 1815

Curzon b.33(162)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 17(34a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod3869

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4946

Title: The single young man lodger

First Line: I was by trade a snob, and for myself turn'd master

Themes:  Lodgers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4967

Title: Meeting of Tara

First Line: On the 15th day of August in the year of 43

Themes:  Home Rule - Ireland

Edition - Bod11479

Imprint Names:  Fordyce, W. and T.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  c.1840

Imprint: W. & T. Fordyce, Printers, 48, Dean Street, Newcastle. To had also at No. 43, Myton Gate, Hull

Series Identifier: 127


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V412

Title: Fair Helen

First Line: Fair Helen one morn from her cottage had stray'd

Themes:  Social status

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3122

Title: We're a'noddin

First Line: Gude e'en to ye, kimmer

Harding B 11(1115)

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Edition - Bod11839

Imprint Names:  Fordyce, W. and T.Whinham, J. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  NewcastleCarlisle

Date  c.1840

Imprint: Printed & sold by W. & T. Fordyce, Dean-[Street], Newcastle, and at 43, Myton Gate, Hull; [...] J. Whinham, Co., 66, Scotch-street, Carlisle

Series Identifier: 149


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1095

Title: Highland Mary

First Line: Ye banks and braes, and streams around

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Themes:  Death

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 5777

Title: Lewie Gordon

First Line: O send Lewie Gordon hame

Harding B 11(1547)

Notes:  Imprint torn


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Edition - Bod12797

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Hodges, (from Pitts,) Wholesale Toy Warehouse, [...] Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13889

Title: Banks o' Doon

First Line: Ye banks and braes o' bonnie Doon

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1530

Title: One horse chay

First Line: Mrs. Bubb was gay and free, fair and fat and 43

Edition - Bod12973

Imprint Names:  Walker, G., jun.Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  DurhamManchester

Date  between 1834 and 1886

Imprint: Printed by George Walker, Jun., Durham. Sold by J. Livsey, 43, Hanover Street, Shudehill, Manchester

Series Identifier: 278


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7225

Title: Black gate

First Line: I now attempt my choral to clang

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7769

Title: She sat within the abbey walls

First Line: A maiden was there from her father's halls

Harding B 11(310)

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Edition - Bod13502

Imprint Names:  Barr

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Date  c.1840

Imprint: Barr, Printer, Marsh-Lane, Leeds

Series Identifier: 43


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13388

Title: The waiter: or, Wait a little longer

First Line: I met the waiter in his prime

Themes:  Servants

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1602

Title: I don't think much of you

First Line: Your attention now I crave, which I hope you won't refuse

Harding B 11(4003)

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Johnson Ballads 1839

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Johnson Ballads 1840

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Johnson Ballads 1841

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Edition - Bod13874

Imprint Names:  Fordyce, W. and T.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  c.1840

Imprint: W. & T. Fordyce, Printers, 48, Dean-street, Newcastle. And at 43, Myton Gate, Hull

Series Identifier: 133


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7867

Title: The collier's hymn

First Line: Come all you humble and Christian colliers

Themes:  ReligionCoalmines and mining

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4161

Title: The mariner's compass

First Line: Ye sons of the main, who sail on the flood

Themes:  ReligionSailors

Harding B 11(645)

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Edition - Bod10682

Imprint Names:  Paemel, I.-C. van

Imprint Locations:  Ghent

Imprint: Gent, Drukkery van I.C. Van Paemel, Violettestraet, 3.

Series Identifier: 43


1st Ballad - Roud Number: FFF

Title: De liefde triomfeert. Wonder trouw geval tusschen eene edele kapiteijns dochter en eenen gemeynen soldaet

First Line: De liefde triomfeert

Tune: Ik drink den nieuwen Most

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: FFF

Title: Historie lied, op de getrouwigheyd van eenen hond

First Line: Als de rampen zyn ten hoogsten

Tune: den bekeerden Zondaer

Harding B 43(p. 43, 44)

Notes:  The sheet is divided.

Edition - Bod14146

Imprint Names:  Fordyce, W. and T.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  c.1840

Imprint: W. & T. Fordyce, Printers, 48, Dean-street, Newcastle and at 43, Myton Gate, Hull

Series Identifier: 141


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1568

Title: Drinking is a foolish thing

First Line: Ye drunkards, I pray you attend

Themes:  Drunkenness

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V853

Title: The white cliffs of Albion

First Line: On the white cliffs of Albion, as musing I stood

Subjects:  Burdett, Francis, Sir, 1770-1844Cartwright, John, 1740-1824

Themes:  Liberty

Harding B 11(986)

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Edition - Bod17262

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: [P]rinted at Nugent's General Printing-Office, [...] Dublin


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2948

Title: A new song called The true lover's discussion

First Line: One pleasant evening when pinks and daisies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4967

Title: Meeting of Tara

First Line: On the 15th day of August in the year of 43

Notes:  Appears also in 2806 b.9(269). Also in Harding B 19(50a), with a different cut.

Themes:  Home Rule - Ireland

Harding B 19(102)

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