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Edition - Bod18408

Imprint Names:  How, L.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  17--

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


Ballad - Roud Number: 3982

Title: Robin Hood and the jolly tinker

First Line: In summer-time when leaves grow green

Tune: In summer time

References:

ESTC: T169277

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Harding B 3(52)

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Edition - Bod18653

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W.

Imprint Locations:  Northampton

Date  between 1719 and 1757

Imprint: Northampton: Printed by Wm. Dicey


Ballad - Roud Number: 3991

Title: The pedigree, education, and marriage of Robin Hood, with Clorinda, queen of Titbury feast

First Line: Kind gentlemen, will you be patient a while?

Notes:  With a prose introduction

References:

ESTC: N70889

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Douce Ballads 3(112b)

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Edition - Bod21259

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1793]

Imprint: Sold at No. 42, Long-Lane


Ballad

Title: Hood triumphant! or, The destruction of the French fleet

First Line: Come all ye loyal Britons and listen unto me

Subjects:  Hood, Alexander, 1758-1798

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815Naval battles

Curzon b.15(17)

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Edition - Bod23183

Imprint Names:  Hodges, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1730 and 1758

Imprint: London: Printed by, J. Hodges, at the Looking-Glass, on London Bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: 3982

Title: Robin Hood and the jolly tinker

First Line: In summer-time when leaves grow green

Tune: In summer-time

References:

ESTC: N70894

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Douce Ballads 3(118b)

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Edition - Bod23697

Imprint Names:  How, L.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  17--

Imprint: London: Printed and sold in Petticoat-Lane


Ballad - Roud Number: 3981

Title: Robin Hood and the jolly pinder of Wakefield

First Line: In Wakefield their [sic] lives a jolly pinder

References:

ESTC: N70893

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Douce Ballads 3(118a)

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Edition - Bod24010

Imprint Names:  How, L.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  17--

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


Ballad - Roud Number: 3993

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

First Line: King Richard hearing of the pranks

References:

ESTC: N70891

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Douce Ballads 3(113b)

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Edition - Bod651

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1623 and 1661

Imprint: London Printed for F. Grove on Snow-hill


Ballad - Roud Number: 3955

Title: Robin Hood and the bishop. Shewing How Robin Hood went to an old Womans house and changed Cloaths with her to scape from the Bishop; and how he robbed the Bishop of all his Gold, and made him sing a Mass

First Line: Come gentlemen all, and listen a while

Tune: Robin Hood and the stranger

References:

ESTC: R182767

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Themes:  Clergy

Wood 401(11)

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Edition - Bod658

Imprint Names:  Andrews, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1655]

Imprint: London, Printed for John Andrews at the White Lion in Pie- Corner


Ballad - Roud Number: 3985

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

First Line: All gentlemen and yeomen good

Tune: Robin and Queen Katherine

References:

ESTC: R182802

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Wood 401(13)

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Edition - Bod682

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1623 and 1661

Imprint: London, Printed for F. Grove on Snow Hill


Ballad - Roud Number: 3980

Title: Robin Hood and the butcher

First Line: Come all you brave gallants & listen a while

Tune: Robin Hood and the begger

Authors:  R., T. ([?Robins, T.])

References:

ESTC: S113210

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

Themes:  Shopkeepers

Wood 401(19)

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Edition - Bod693

Imprint Names:  Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1640 and 1665

Imprint: Printed for William Gilber[t]son


Ballad - Roud Number: 3988

Title: Little Iohn and the four beggers, a new merry song of Robin Hood and little John

First Line: All you that delight to spend some time

Tune: Robin Hood and the begger

References:

ESTC: R234888

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Themes:  Beggars

Wood 401(33)

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Edition - Bod2150

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, &c., Howick, near Preston

Series Identifier: 242


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V24078

Title: O Erin! my country

First Line: Oh! Erin, my country, I love thy green bowers

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1303

Title: Bold Robin Hood

First Line: Bold Robin Hood was a forester good

Notes:  A glee for three voices

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Harding B 11(2747)

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Edition - Bod2213

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 21420

Title: Pleasures of matrimony

First Line: Seven long years I've been a good wife

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1303

Title: Bold Robin Hood

First Line: Bold Robin Hood, was a forrester good

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1488

Title: The lads of Virginia

First Line: Come all you young fellows wherever you be

Themes:  Transported convict

Harding B 11(3029)

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Edition - Bod12870

Imprint Names:  Hillatt and Martin

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 452 is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 21420

Title: Pleasures of matrimony

First Line: Seven long years I've been a good wife

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 265

Title: Fair Phoebe and her dark-eyed sailor

First Line: It's of a comely young lady fair

Themes:  Lovers reunited

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1303

Title: Bold Robin Hood

First Line: Bold Robin Hood was a forrester good

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Harding B 11(3030)

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Edition - Bod12889

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, 3, Monmouth-Court


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 6125

Title: Rory O'More

First Line: Young Rory O'More courted Kathleen Bawn

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

Notes:  Four stanzas

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1303

Title: Robin Hood

First Line: Bold Robin Hood, was a forrester good

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V20180

Title: Under the rock

First Line: Merrily while the deer is browsing

Performers:  Morley, Mr.

Themes:  Hunting

Harding B 11(3313)

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Johnson Ballads 261

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Johnson Ballads 262

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Edition - Bod8834

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.Goodwin, D.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J, Pitts, Wholesale Toy and Marble Wharehouse [sic], 6, Great St, Andrew Street, Seven Dials; and sold by D. Goodwin, 204, White-chapel Road, near the London Hospital

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 745 is another edition.


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(388)

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Edition - Bod18605

Imprint Names:  Evans, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1811

Imprint: Publish'd June 1st, 1811, by T. Evans No. 79 Long Lane West Smithfield London

Notes:  An engraving; coloured illustration


Ballad - Roud Number: 1790

Title: Robin Hood and the fifteen foresters

First Line: Robin Hood was a tall young man

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Harding B 37(39)

Notes:  An engraving; coloured illustration


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Edition - Bod20452

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: Hodges (from I. Pitt's,) Printer, [31, Dudley] Street, late [Monmouth] Street Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1303

Title: Bold Robin Hood

First Line: Bold Robin Hood was a forrester good

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V301

Title: Cadger's ball

First Line: Oh, what a spicy flare up, tear up

Themes:  Dancing

Harding B 11(516)

Notes:  Harding B 11(516); Imperfect: imprint defaced.


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Harding B 11(517)

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Edition - Bod22290

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Priner [sic] wholesale Toy & Marble Warehouse 6, Great st. Andrew street, 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(388) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 71

Title: Bold Robin Hood

First Line: Bold Robin Hood ranged the forest all round

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Johnson Ballads 745

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Edition - Bod23821

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

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1674 and 1679

Imprint: Printed for F. Cole [sic], T. Vere, J. Wright, and J. Clarke


Ballad - Roud Number: 3298

Title: Robin Hood, & Allin of Dale

First Line: Come listen to me, you gallants so free

Tune: Robin Hood in the green wood stood

References:

ESTC: R233658

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Douce Ballads 2(185a)

Notes:  Sheet divided


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Edition - Bod24009

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 3986

Title: Robin Hood's delight; or a merry combat between Robin Hood, Little John, and Will. Scarlet, and three stout keepers in Sherwood forest

First Line: There's some will talk of lords and knights

References:

ESTC: N70890

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Douce Ballads 3(113a)

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Edition - Bod24017

Imprint Names:  Peat, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Lodon [sic], Printed for and Sold by Jams [sic] Peat, in Bow- Street, near Bloomsbury-Church


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: N70892

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Douce Ballads 3(116a)

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Edition - Bod24019

Imprint Names:  Beauchamp, M.Swan, S.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1680 and 1720

Imprint: London, Printed for M. Beauchampe, & S. Swan, in Summerset street near White Chapple Barrs


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: T45165

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Douce Ballads 3(116b)

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Edition - Bod24035

Imprint Names:  Sheppard, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1791

Imprint: Publish'd July 1st, 1791, by C. Sheppard, No. 19, Lambert Hill, Doctors Commons, London

Notes:  An engraving


Ballad - Roud Number: 1790

Title: Robin Hood and the fifteen foresters

First Line: Robin Hood was a tall young man

References:

ESTC: N70898

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Douce Ballads 3(123a)

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Douce FF 71(15)

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Edition - Bod24036

Imprint Names:  Sheppard, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1791

Imprint: London Publish'd Apl. 7th, 1791, by C. Sheppard, No. 19, Lambert Hill, Doctors Commons

Notes:  An engraving


Ballad - Roud Number: 2338

Title: Robin Hood and the bishop of Hereford

First Line: Some they will talk of bold Robin Hood

References:

ESTC: N70899

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Douce Ballads 3(123b)

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Douce FF 71(11)

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Edition - Bod24039

Imprint Names:  Sheppard, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1791

Imprint: Publish'd May 21st, 1791, by C. Sheppard No. 19, Lambert Hill, Doctors Commons, London

Notes:  An engraving


Ballad - Roud Number: 1322

Title: Robin Hood and Little John

First Line: When Robin Hood was about twenty years old

References:

ESTC: N70902

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Douce Ballads 3(125a)

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Douce FF 71(14)

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