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Sheet - 2806 c.7(7)

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  Slip


Ballad - Roud Number: 398

Title: A much admired song call'd Carroline [sic] of Edinborough town

First Line: Come all young men and maidens atend [sic] unto my ryme [sic]

Subjects:  Edinburgh (Scotland)

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentElopement



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Sheet - 2806 d.31(7)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 82


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2315

Title: Johnny Cope

First Line: Cope sent a letter frae Dunbar

Themes:  Jacobite Rebellion, 1745


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3232

Title: Thomas and Nancy

First Line: The boatswain's shrill whistle had sounded

Tune: Gallant hussar

Themes:  Shipwreck



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Sheet - 28825 c.1(7)

Imprint Names:  Cawe, G., widow of

Imprint Locations:  Brussels

Date  c.1714

1st Ballad - Roud Number: FFF

Title: Samen-spraeck tusschen eenen jongh-man ende jonge vryster

First Line: Voeghdersse van myn teer gemoet

Tune: Van't nieuw ballet


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: FFF

Title: Droevige tragedie of vreede moort, die Peer Jonghman heeft gedaen aen syn vryster ende vader

First Line: Wat is de liefde blint

Tune: Ich drinck den nieuwen most


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: FFF

Title: Liedeken van de minne-klacht

First Line: Liefst Philis hoort mijn klacht

Tune: Pladysen



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Sheet - Firth c.11(7)

Imprint Names:  Dodd, A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1733

Notes:  8 p. ESTC,T30783.


Ballad

Title: The citizen's procession, or The smugler's success and the patriots disappointment. Being an excellent new ballad on the Excise-bill

First Line: You puts that have land, and you cits that have none

Tune: The abbot of Canterbury

References:

ESTC: T30783

Themes:  Taxation







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Sheet - Wood 401(7)

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1658 and 1664

Ballad - Roud Number: 3729

Title: A mournful ditty of the lady Rosamond, king Henry the seconds concubine, who was poysoned to death by Queen Elenor in Woodstocst [sic] bower near Oxford

First Line: Whereas king Henry rul'd this land

Tune: Flying fame

Authors:  Deloney, Thomas, 1543-1600

References:

ESTC: R180776

Subjects:  Clifford, Rosamond, d. 1176Henry II, King of England, 1133-1189Eleanor, of Aquitaine, Queen, consort of Henry II, King of England, 1122-1204



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Sheet - Wood E 25(7)

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

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1674 and 1679

Ballad - Roud Number: V3042

Title: The willow green turned into white; or, the young man's joy and the maids delight

First Line: What ails my love to be so sad

Tune: My love sleeps on another man's pillow. Or, The Willow Green, &c

References:

ESTC: R234131



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Sheet - Harding B 7(39)

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Notes:  Harding B 7(40) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 394

Title: God Rest You

First Line: God rest you merry gentlemen

Themes:  Christmas


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V13981

Title: Portuguese hymn

First Line: Ye faithful triumphant


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 8334

Title: Christians Awake

First Line: Christians awake! salute the happy morn



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Sheet - Harding B 28(7)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 9397

Title: How stands the glass around

First Line: How stands the glass around?

Themes:  Soldiers


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 8480

Title: The flowers of Edinburgh

First Line: My love was once a bonny lad



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Sheet - Harding B 7(40)

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Notes:  Harding B 7(39) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 394

Title: God Rest You

First Line: God rest you merry gentlemen

Themes:  Christmas


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V13981

Title: Portuguese hymn

First Line: Ye faithful triumphant


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 8334

Title: Christians Awake

First Line: Christians awake! salute the happy morn



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Sheet - Harding B 7(67)

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Notes:  With a prose account


Ballad - Roud Number: V30334

Title: Wonderful, just, and terrible judgement of God on a blasphemer [Lines written by the unhappy Sinner since his release]

First Line: All you that blaspheme against the Lord, O hear this tale of woe



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Sheet - Johnson Ballads 7

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1829

Notes:  Slip


Ballad - Roud Number: V161

Title: The bailiffs are coming

First Line: The bailiffs are coming, O dear O dear

Themes:  Debt



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Sheet - Pamph. 277(7)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  1708

Ballad - Roud Number: V28841

Title: A new song

First Line: In the reign of queen Anne

Tune: Lilliburlero

Notes:  Firth b.21(103) is possibly a second part

References:

ESTC: T201925



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Sheet - Harding B 7(13)

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Sheet References:  ESTC: T52048

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 8334

Title: A Hymn for Christmas Day

First Line: Christians awake, salute the happy morn

Notes:  Carol. Harding B 7(14) is another issue


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V28169

Title: On the Nativity of Christ

First Line: All hail the ever glad'ning morn!

Notes:  Carol. Harding B 7(14) is another issue

Themes:  Christmas



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Sheet - Harding B 7(14)

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Sheet References:  ESTC: T231318

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 8334

Title: A Hymn for Christmas Day

First Line: Christians awake, salute the happy morn

Notes:  Carol. Harding B 7(13) is another issue


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V28169

Title: On the Nativity of Christ

First Line: All hail the ever glad'ning morn!

Notes:  Carol. Harding B 7(13) is another issue



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Sheet - Harding B 7(29)

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 394

Title: God rest ye merry gentlemen

First Line: God rest you merry Gentlemen

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas


2nd Ballad

Title: An Ancient Carol

First Line: So now is come our joyfulst feast

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V15918

Title: Good old Christmas returned

First Line: All you that to feasting and mirth are inclin'd

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas



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Sheet - Harding B 7(30)

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 394

Title: Christmas Day

First Line: God rest you merry Gentlemen

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8874

Title: St. Stephen's Day

First Line: In friendly love and unity

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 702

Title: St. John's Day

First Line: The moon shines bright, the stars give light

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas


4th Ballad - Roud Number: V17276

Title: Holy Innocents, anciently called Childermass Day

First Line: Now cruel Herod with wrath and anger fill'd

Notes:  Carol


5th Ballad - Roud Number: 278

Title: A very Old Carol, called \"The Joys\"

First Line: The first good joy our Mary had

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Virgin Mary


6th Ballad - Roud Number: 700

Title: [None]

First Line: As I sat on a sunny bank

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas



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Sheet - Harding B 7(46)

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Notes:  Sheet contains a Bible quotation


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6169

Title: Joyful sounds of salvation

First Line: In the reign of great C├Žsar, the emp'ror of Rome

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V353

Title: Christ in the manger

First Line: Where is this stupendous stranger

Notes:  Carol


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V28644

Title: Praise ye the Lord

First Line: From all that dwell below the skies

Notes:  Carol


4th Ballad - Roud Number: 24412

Title: The lamb

First Line: In evil long I took delight

Notes:  Carol


5th Ballad - Roud Number: 8334

Title: Christians awake

First Line: Christians awake, salute the happy mo[rn]

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas



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Sheet - Harding B 7(53)

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V17292

Title: The great concern; or, a Journey from time to eternity

First Line: Lord, keep us all from sudden death

Themes:  Death


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5442

Title: The dying pilgrim

First Line: Fare ye well ye little flock



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Sheet - Harding B 7(47)

Imprint Names:  Evans, J. and C.Applegath, A.Davis, J.Nisbet, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  [between 1820 and 1824]

Notes:  Sheet contains Bible quotations


Ballad - Roud Number: V7174

Title: The happy morn: a Christmas hymn

First Line: It was a great and glorious day!

Themes:  Christmas



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Sheet - Harding B 7(48)

Imprint Names:  Evans, J. and C.Applegath, A.Davis, J.Nisbet, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  [between 1820 and 1824]

Notes:  Sheet contains Bible quotations


Ballad - Roud Number: V7174

Title: The happy morn: a Christmas hymn

First Line: It was a great and glorious day!

Themes:  Christmas



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Sheet - Harding B 36(7)

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13778

Title: Hurrah for the bonnets of blue

First Line: Here's a health to them that's awa

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V326

Title: Chanting Benny, or the Batch of ballads

First Line: When quite a babe my parents said

Themes:  Ballad-sellers


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13896

Title: Begone dull care

First Line: Begone dull care, I pray thee begone from me


4th Ballad - Roud Number: V17523

Title: Sich a getting out of bed

First Line: Oh, is it not most strange to think

Themes:  Marriage


5th Ballad - Roud Number: V182

Title: Biddy, the basket woman

First Line: If ever you go to London town

Themes:  Street traders


6th Ballad - Roud Number: 13894

Title: I've journey'd over many lands

First Line: I've journey'd over many lands


7th Ballad - Roud Number: 17792

Title: The gallant sailor

First Line: Farewell thou dear & gallant sailor

Themes:  Sailors


8th Ballad - Roud Number: 8675

Title: The braes of Ballenden

First Line: Beneath a green shade, a lovely young swain




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Sheet - Harding B 40(7)

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin?

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Series Identifier: 7


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1009

Title: Tim Finnigan

First Line: Tim Finnigan lived in Sackville-street

Themes:  Irish wakes


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1013

Title: Rev. father Tom, O'Neill

First Line: There was a widow in this town

Notes:  See also Harding B 19(119a) which contains an additional stanza

Themes:  Perjury


3rd Ballad

Title: A new song on old hare!!

First Line: You gents of Dublin city have you heard the newest out


4th Ballad - Roud Number: V5040

Title: Katty MacBride

First Line: When first I beheld you sweet Katty M'Bride


5th Ballad - Roud Number: 6125

Title: Rory O'More

First Line: Young Rory O'More courted Kathleen Bawn

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868


6th Ballad - Roud Number: 8213

Title: Where the grass grows green

First Line: I'm Denny Blake from county Clare

Authors:  Clifton, Harry, 1832-1872

Themes:  Ireland


7th Ballad - Roud Number: 1095

Title: A new song called Highland Mary

First Line: You banks and braes and streams all around the castle of Montgomery

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Themes:  Death


8th Ballad - Roud Number: 9634

Title: The rising of the moon

First Line: Tell me, tell me, Shawn O'Farrell


9th Ballad - Roud Number: V19689

Title: Lines written on the late melancholy death of T.F. Meagher

First Line: You daughters of old Erin with patience give ear to em [sic]

Notes:  Lacks the final line. Appears also in 2806 b.10(177). For a complete text see 2806 b.9(249)

Themes:  Drowning



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Sheet - Harding B 12(7)

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Notes:  An engraving.


Ballad - Roud Number: 18526

Title: The brave mariners

First Line: You gentlemen of England, who live at home at ease

Themes:  Naval



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Sheet - Arch. A c.7

Imprint Names:  De Solempne, Anthony

Imprint Locations:  Norwich

Date  1570

Notes:  References: STC 3835; C.R. Livingston, British broadside ballads of the sixteenth century (1991), No. 153.


Ballad - Roud Number: V27666

Title: Certayne versis writtene by Thomas Brooke gentleman in the tyme of his imprysonment

First Line: I languishe as I lye

Authors:  Brooke, Thomas

References:

ESTC: S109420



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Sheet - 2803 b.1(7)

Imprint Names:  Marshall, J.Hazard, S.White, R.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBathLondon

Date  between 1784 and 1807

Notes:  Firth c.22(75) is another edition.

Series Identifier: Cheap repository


Ballad - Roud Number: V5521

Title: The gin-shop; or a Peep into a prison

First Line: Look through the land from north to south

Authors:  More, Hannah, 1745-1833

References:

ESTC: T195114

Themes:  Drunkenness



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