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Sheet - Harding B 10(43)

Imprint Names:  Laurie, R.H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Artists:  Cruikshank, George

Date  1821

Notes:  Reference: The Cruikshankian Momus (1892)

Series Identifier: 533


Ballad - Roud Number: V12665

Title: Peter Snout, or A shift to make a shirt

First Line: Mister Peter Snout was invited out

Performers:  SlomanMunden, Joseph Shepherd, 1758-1832



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Sheet - Harding B 7(43)

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.TaylorWilly

Imprint Locations:  LondonBristolCheltenham

Date  between 1813 and 1838

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V202

Title: The Nativity. Christmas carol

First Line: Behold the grace appears

Notes:  Carol


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 663

Title: The Fountain of Christ's Blood

First Line: Here is a fountain of Christ's blood

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Passion of Jesus Christ


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V17368

Title: A New Christmas Carol

First Line: Hark! all around the welkin rings

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas



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Sheet - Harding B 13(43)

Imprint Names:  Marks, J.Hyams, M.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  [1854]

Ballad

Title: Opening the great exhibition, June 10th, 1854

First Line: I am going to sing a funny song

Tune: Billy O'Rouke &c

Themes:  Exhibitions



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Sheet - Johnson Ballads 43

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1829

Ballad - Roud Number: V32506

Title: The police-men on drill

First Line: I'll not be a police-man, O dear, O dear

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Police




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Sheet - Harding B 4(3)

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Ballad - Roud Number: V1844

Title: The cruel cooper of Ratcliff. In three parts

First Line: Near Ratcliff cross liv'd a cooper there

References:

ESTC: T34446

Themes:  SlaveryCruel fatherTurkey



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Sheet - Harding B 4(43)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  1711

Ballad - Roud Number: V19834

Title: An excellent new song

First Line: Oh! brother Tom, dost know the intent

Tune: Lillibullero

References:

ESTC: T33743



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Sheet - Harding B 2(43)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 223

Title: An unhappy memorable song of the hunting of Chevy-Chase

First Line: God prosper long our noble king

Themes:  Percy family



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Sheet - 2806 b.10(43)

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Series Identifier: 373


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V257

Title: Black thorn stick

First Line: You sons of old Granua I call your attention

Themes:  Religious controversy - Ireland


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15490

Title: Fater Mathew

First Line: You sons of Erin's nation, of every rank and station

Subjects:  Mathew, Theobald, 1790-1856



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Sheet - Firth c.21(43)

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Notes:  See Firth c.21(42) for imprint

Series Identifier: 482


Ballad - Roud Number: V7915

Title: Burns' Farewell

First Line: Adieu! a heart-warm fond adieu

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Themes:  Freemasonry



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Sheet - 2806 c.13(43)

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  2806 c.13(102) is another issue but with a different second ballad

Series Identifier: 929


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13835

Title: Where there's a will there's a way

First Line: This life is a difficult riddle


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V376

Title: Dear mother, I've come home to die

First Line: Dear mother, I remember well

Themes:  Soldiers



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Sheet - 2806 c.14(43)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad

Title: A copy of verses on the death of Lander

First Line: Oh citizens of Glasgow all

Themes:  Murder


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 12738

Title: I should dearly like to marry

First Line: I should dearly like to marry

Themes:  Domestic economy



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Sheet - Douce Ballads 4(3)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 24145

Title: The Chester merchant, in four parts

First Line: A merchant of London, as many report

Notes:  The text is the same as that of \"The Chester garland\"

Subjects:  Russia

Themes:  MerchantsAdulteryCourts and lawTransvestism



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Sheet - Douce Ballads 4(3*)

Imprint Names:  Tregortha, J.

Imprint Locations:  Burslem

Notes:  A chapbook; 8 p.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 552

Title: The faithful shepherd

First Line: You young men and damsels that to love belong

Subjects:  Jamaica

Themes:  PastoralMerchantsLovers reunitedTransvestismWomen sailors


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Sheet - Harding B 5(43)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V9010

Title: The blood spotted mantle; or, the lady's garland

First Line: A virtuous young lady ingenious and fair

Subjects:  London (England)Oxfordshire (England)

Themes:  Social statusCruel parentsElopement



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Sheet - Wood 416(43)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1660]

Notes:  Wood 416(43); MS. date: ffeb. 1659


Ballad - Roud Number: V9801

Title: Saint George, and the dragon, Anglice, Mercurius poeticus

First Line: News, news: Here's the occurrences: and a new Mercurius

Tune: The old soldier of the queen's

References:

ESTC: R211635

Themes:  Rump parliament



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Sheet - Harding B 43(p. 43, 44)

Imprint Names:  Paemel, I.-C. van

Imprint Locations:  Ghent

Notes:  The sheet is divided.

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


Sheet - Harding B 27(43)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1832]

Notes:  Slip.
Johnson Ballads fol. 301 is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V10058

Title: Huzzah for Aytoun! A new song

First Line: Come all reformers brave and free

Tune: The Arethusa

Notes:  For notes on this ballad, see Peter Freshwater, Sons of Scotia (1991).

Subjects:  Aytoun, James, 1797-1881Murray, John Archibald Murray, Lord, 1779-1859Abercromby, James, 1776-1858

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th centuryParliamentary elections, Edinburgh (Scotland), 1832?



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Sheet - 2806 c.18(43)

Imprint Names:  Walker, R.

Imprint Locations:  Norwich

Date  between 1780 and 1830

Notes:  Slip


Ballad - Roud Number: V7298

Title: Britons claim her as your queen!! An address from Britannia

First Line: Britons! who have ever been

Tune: Scots, wha' ha' wi' Wallace bled

Subjects:  Caroline Amelia Elizabeth, queen, consort of George IV, king of Great Britain, 1768-1821



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Sheet - 2806 c.8(43)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Slip


Ballad

Title: Old Erin's freenom! [sic]

First Line: As I walked out the other day

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Irish nationalism



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Sheet - Firth c.18(43)

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Notes:  Slip.
Slip. Another edition appears in a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(3486)


Ballad - Roud Number: V442

Title: Sweet Kitty o' the Clyde

First Line: A boat danc'd on Clyde's bonny stream



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Sheet - Firth b.26(43)

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Notes:  Slip


Ballad - Roud Number: 22253

Title: Cherry cheek Patty

First Line: Down in yon village I live so snug

Themes:  Agricultural laborersRural society



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Sheet - Firth b.28(43a)

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Notes:  Harding B 2(118) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4049

Title: Ralph and Nell's ramble to Oxford

First Line: I heard much talk of Oxford town

Subjects:  Oxford (England)

Themes:  Countryman in townBodleian Library (Oxford, England)Oxford Physic Garden (Oxford, England)



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Sheet - 2806 c.7(43)

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  Slip.
Harding B 26(384) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V20199

Title: A new song on lovely Katey of Liskehan

First Line: You gentle muses I pray excuse me

Authors:  Ahern, C.T.

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Agricultural laborers



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Sheet - Douce Ballads 1(43b)

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.Clarke, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1674 and 1679

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(42a) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4622

Title: Cumberland laddy: or, Willy and Nelly of the North

First Line: There was a lad in Cumberland

Tune: The lass that comes to bed to me

References:

ESTC: R235682

Themes:  WealthSeduction



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Sheet - 2806 c.15(43)

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  Slip.
Appears also in a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 19(102).


Ballad - Roud Number: 2948

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

First Line: One pleasant evening when pinks and daisies



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