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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 - Bod13020

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale toy and marble warehouse, 6, Great st Andrew street, 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 3290

Title: Bold Robin Hood, and Allen-a-Dale

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

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Harding B 11(390)

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Johnson Ballads 746

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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 - 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 - Bod6867

Imprint Names:  Stone, R.Burridge, W.Keys, E.

Imprint Locations:  ExeterTruroDevonport

Imprint: Printed and Sold, Wholesale and Retail by E. Keys, 7, James- st., Devonport. Sold also by R. Stone, 10, on the New-Bridge, Exeter. And by W. Burridge, Truro, Cornwall


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15157

Title: The rigs of the fair

First Line: Ye lads and lasses every where

Themes:  Hiring fairs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1303

Title: Bold Robin Hood

First Line: Bold Robin Hood was a forester good

Notes:  A glee for 3 voices

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Firth b.25(524)

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Firth c.19(160)

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Harding B 11(3282)

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Edition - Bod13358

Imprint Names:  Stone, R.Burridge, W.Keys, E.

Imprint Locations:  ExeterTruroDevonport

Imprint: Printed and Sold, Wholesale and Retail by E. Keys, 7, James- st., Devonport. Sold also by R. Stone, 10, on the New-Bridge, Exeter. And by W. Burridge, Truro, Cornwall

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(3282)


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 25(242)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod1022

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(380) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 333

Title: The bold pedlar and Robin Hood

First Line: There chanced to be a pedlar bold

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 9395

Title: Colin stole my heart away

First Line: The fields were green, the hills were gay

Harding B 11(381)

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Edition - Bod2773

Imprint Names:  How, L.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  17--

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

Notes:  For another version of the second cut, see Harding B 15(69a).


Ballad - Roud Number: 3958

Title: The noble fisherman: or, Robin Hood's preferment

First Line: In summer time when leaves grow green

Tune: In summer time

References:

ESTC: T43129

Subjects:  FranceRobin Hood (legendary character)

Douce Ballads 3(119a)

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Harding B 3(53)

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Edition - Bod12782

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W.S. Fortey, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20811

Title: Shouldn't I like to get fat

First Line: Oh! should'nt I like to get fat

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15065

Title: Hurrah for bold Robin Hood

First Line: The lays of old fam'd stories told

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Harding B 11(3511)

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Edition - Bod13302

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer, and Publisher, 177, Union- st., Boro'. S.E.

Series Identifier: 390


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 333

Title: The bold pedlar and Robin Hood

First Line: There chanced to be a pedlar bold

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3116

Title: The trysting tree

First Line: In the days of old, when the forest and glade

Themes:  May day

Harding B 11(382)

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Edition - Bod14040

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(381) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 333

Title: The bold pedlar and Robin Hood

First Line: There chanced to be a pedlar bold

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 9395

Title: Colin stole my heart away

First Line: The fields were green, the hills were gay

Harding B 11(380)

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Johnson Ballads 169

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Edition - Bod14275

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Burbage and Stretton, Printers, Nottingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V17413

Title: A new song, written on the death of Captain Hood

First Line: Messmates hear a seaman's story

Subjects:  Hood, Alexander, 1758-1798

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13848

Title: The cabin boy

First Line: From dad and mam's society

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 12(157)

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Edition - Bod9680

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: H.P. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro', S.E.

Notes:  2806 b.10(56) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 155


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15065

Title: Bold Robin Hood

First Line: The lays of old famed stories told

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4933

Title: The Blackbird

First Line: Come all you Irishmen both great and small

Subjects:  Mitchel, John, 1815-1875

Harding B 11(389)

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Edition - Bod16297

Imprint Names:  Onley, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1689 and 1709

Imprint: London: Printed by and for W.O. and are to be sold by the Booksellers of Pye-corner and London-bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: 72

Title: Renown'd Robin Hood: or His famous actions and worthy exploits before q. Katherine, truly related

First Line: Gold tane from the king's harbengers

References:

ESTC: R182634

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Harding B 2(71)

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Edition - Bod18639

Imprint Names:  Dicey, R.

Imprint Locations:  Northampton

Imprint: Northampton: Printed for Robert Dicey

Notes:  Douce Ballads 3(112b) is another edition.


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: N11076

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Harding B 39(158)

Notes:  Harding B 39(158) is a photocopy of another edition, in the Huth Collection (Harvard College Library). Photocopy of Huth III.21 (Harvard College Library).


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Edition - Bod24012

Imprint Names:  How, L.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  17--

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


Ballad - Roud Number: 72

Title: Renowned Robin Hood: or, his archery truly related, in his exploits before queen Catherine

First Line: Gold ta'en from the king's harbingers

References:

ESTC: T46904

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Douce Ballads 3(114b)

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Harding B 2(72)

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Johnson Ballads fol. 60

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Edition - Bod12990

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1218

Title: The Rose of Allendale

First Line: The morn was fair, the skies were clear

Authors:  Jefferys, Charles, 1807-1865

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1303

Title: Robin Hood

First Line: Bold Robin Hood, was a forester good

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3539

Title: The light guitar

First Line: Oh! leave the gay and festive scene

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 13789

Title: Maid of Judah

First Line: No more shall the children of Judah sing

Themes:  Jews

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 359

Title: Ellen the fair

First Line: Fair Ellen one morn from her cottage had strayed

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 13848

Title: The cabin boy

First Line: The sea was rough the clouds were dark

Authors:  Dibdin, Thomas, 1771-1841

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 11(3327)

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Edition - Bod11415

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1659

Title: The factory girl

First Line: The sun was just rising one fine may-day morning

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V284

Title: Bold Rob Roy

First Line: A famous man was Robin Hood

Subjects:  Macgregor, Robert (Rob Roy), 1671-1734

Harding B 11(1109)

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Johnson Ballads 186

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Edition - Bod12873

Imprint Names:  Cadman, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1855

Imprint: Cadman, Printer, Manchester

Series Identifier: 326


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1700

Title: Song of the shirt

First Line: With fingers weary and worn

Authors:  Hood, Thomas, 1799-1845

Themes:  SeamstressesSlaveryTurksPovertyWorking class

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 211

Title: The Bonny Grey

First Line: Come you cock merchants far and near

Themes:  Cockfighting

Harding B 11(3602)

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