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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1303

Titles:
Bold Robin Hood

First Lines:
Bold Robin Hood was a forrester good
Bold Robin Hood, was a forester good
Bold Robin Hood was a forester good
Bold Robin Hood, was a forrester good

Subjects:
Robin Hood (legendary character)

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1322

Titles:
Robin Hood and Little John

First Lines:
When Robin Hood was about twenty years old

Subjects:
Robin Hood (legendary character)

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 2338

Titles:
Robin Hood and the bishop of Hereford

First Lines:
Some they will talk of bold Robin Hood

Subjects:
Robin Hood (legendary character)

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod21958

IconClass Codes:
85(RED RIDING HOOD): Fables (with TITLE)

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6115

Titles:
Robin Hood up to date

First Lines:
Some people praise the good old days

Subjects:
Robin Hood (legendary character)

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 3990

Titles:
Robin Hood's golden prize: Shewing how he robed two priests of five hundred pounds
Robin Hoods golden prize

First Lines:
I have heard talk of bold Robin Hood
I have heard talk of Robin Hood

Subjects:
Robin Hood (legendary character)

Themes:
Clergy

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1790

Titles:
Robin Hoods progresse to Nottingham
Robin Hood's progress to Nottingham: Shewing how he slew fifteen foresters
Robin Hood and the fifteen foresters

First Lines:
Robin Hood hee was and a tall young man
Robin Hood he was and a tall young man
Robin Hood was a tall young man

Subjects:
Nottingham (England)
Robin Hood (legendary character)

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 332

Titles:
Robin Hood and the tanner; or, Robin Hood met with his match

First Lines:
In Nottingham there lives a jolly tanner

Subjects:
Nottingham (England)
Robin Hood (legendary character)

Themes:
Fighting

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod22184

IconClass Codes:
82A(ROBIN HOOD): Male literary characters (with NAME)

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod22187

IconClass Codes:
82A(ROBIN HOOD): Male literary characters (with NAME)

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 3985

Titles:
Robin Hood and the shepherd
Robin Hood and the Shepheard: Shewing, How Robin Hood, Little John, and the Shepheard fought a sore Combat

First Lines:
All gentlemen and yeomen good

Subjects:
Robin Hood (legendary character)

Edition - Bod715

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1623 and 1661

Imprint: London Printed for Fran. Grove


Ballad - Roud Number: 1790

Title: Robin Hoods progresse to Nottingham

First Line: Robin Hood hee was and a tall young man

Tune: Bold Robin Hood

References:

ESTC: R182810

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Wood 402(14, 15)

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Edition - Bod24028

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 1790

Title: Robin Hood's progress to Nottingham: Shewing how he slew fifteen foresters

First Line: Robin Hood was a tall young man

Tune: Bold Robin Hood

References:

ESTC: N70896

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Douce Ballads 3(120a)

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Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod18949

IconClass Codes:
82A(ROBIN HOOD): Male literary characters (with NAME)
81(ROBIN HOOD): Literary cycle (with NAME of CYCLE)

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 933

Titles:
Robin Hood and the ranger

First Lines:
When Phoebus had melted the sickles of ice

Subjects:
Robin Hood (legendary character)

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 3993

Titles:
The king's disguise, and true friendship with Robin Hood

First Lines:
King Richard hearing of the pranks

Subjects:
Robin Hood (legendary character)

Edition - Bod24322

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V24928

Title: Hood and Townshend

First Line: Rodney and Hood, immortal names

Themes:  Parliamentary elections, Westminster

Douce Prints S 9(p. 86)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 3989

Titles:
Robin Hoods chace, or, A merry progress between Robin Hood and king Henry
Robin Hoods chase: or, A merry progresse between Robin Hood and King Henry

First Lines:
Come you gallants all, to you I do call
Come you gallants all, to you I call

Subjects:
Henry II, King of England, 1133-1189
Robin Hood (legendary character)
Katherine, queen

Themes:
Tournaments

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 3982

Titles:
Robin Hood and the jolly tinker
A New Song to drive away cold Winter, Between Robin Hood and the Jovial Tinker

First Lines:
In summer time when leaves grow green
In summer-time when leaves grow green

Subjects:
Robin Hood (legendary character)

Edition - Bod683

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  London

Ballad

Title: A famous battle between Robin Hood, and Maid Marian; declaring their Love, Life, and Liberty

First Line: A bonny fine maid of a noble degree

Tune: Robin Hood revived

Authors:  S., S.

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Wood 401(21)

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Edition - Bod13254

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-Court 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 71

Title: Bold Robin Hood

First Line: Bold Robin Hood ranged the forest all round

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Harding B 11(387)

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Johnson Ballads 171

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Edition - Bod10443

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 753


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1322

Title: Bold Robin Hood

First Line: When Robin Hood, was about twenty years old, he happened to meet little John

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14863

Title: My village home

First Line: My village home, my village home

Firth c.21(9)

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Firth c.26(59)

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Edition - Bod24011

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 3980

Title: Robin Hood and the butcher

First Line: Come all ye brave gallants and listen a while

Tune: Robin Hood and the Beggar

References:

ESTC: S122401

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Douce Ballads 3(114a)

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Edition - Bod24016

Imprint Names:  How, L.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  17--

Imprint: London: Printed and sold by L. How, in Petticoat-Lane


Ballad - Roud Number: 3985

Title: Robin Hood and the shepherd

First Line: All gentlemen and yeomen good

Tune: Robin Hood and queen Catherine

References:

ESTC: N13046

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Douce Ballads 3(115b)

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