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Edition - Bod10131

Imprint Names:  Fordyce, W. and T.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  c.1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by W. and T. Fordyce, 43, Dean-str. Newcastle, and at 43, Myton Gate, Hull

Series Identifier: 53


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9596

Title: Philadelphia lass

First Line: It was on a summer's morning, all in the month of May

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9597

Title: Answer to the Philadelphia lass

First Line: You lovers all, both great and small, attend unto my theme

Harding B 11(2998)

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Edition - Bod4541

Imprint Names:  Magnus, C.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: Chas. Magnus, 12 Frankfort St. N.Y.

Notes:  The illustration is numbered in Wolf: Magnus 43. Coloured.


Ballad - Roud Number: V9144

Title: I dreamed my boy was home again

First Line: Lonely, weary, broken-hearted

Authors:  Sawyer, Charles Carroll

Harding B 18(518)

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Edition - Bod16038

Imprint Names:  Walker, G., jun.Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  DurhamManchester

Date  between 1834 and 1886

Imprint: Printed by George Walker, Jun., Sadler-Street, Durham. Sold by John Livsey, 43, Hanover-Street, Shudehill Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: 12739

Title: Leather breeches

First Line: Although a simple clown, my life pass'd sweet as honey

Harding B 17(163b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod19291

Imprint Names:  Nash, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1887

Imprint: Mr. T. Nash, Stationer, 43, Hornsey Rise, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V1435

Title: Our Jubilee toy-show

First Line: Why mother! we hear of the queen's jubilee

Authors:  A., O.B.

Subjects:  Victoria, queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901

Johnson Ballads 1309

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Edition - Bod20606

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester?

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth b.27(43). Harding B 15(328a) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 2683

Title: Tara's old hall

First Line: Oh! Erin my country although thy arms slumbers

Subjects:  Ireland

2806 b.10(199)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod10447

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  See Carnell (1979): F27, F28 for imprint Part of a sheet of three; see Harding B 19(43) Part of a sheet of three; see Harding B 19(43)


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 148

Title: The ploughboy on the banks of [D]undee

First Line: It's of a lovely damsel most beautiful I'm old [sic]

Themes:  Social statusMurderPress-gangsHeiresses

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15107

Title: The downfall of the petticoat

First Line: You hearty gay fellows draw near

Themes:  Domestic relations

Firth c.21(94)

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Edition - Bod1637

Imprint Names:  Walker, G., jun.Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  DurhamManchester

Date  between 1834 and 1886

Imprint: Printed by George Walker, Jun., Sadler-street, Durham, and Sold by John Livsey, 43, Hanover-St., Shudehill, Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: 13873

Title: The burial of sir J. Moore

First Line: Not a drum was heard, not a funeral note

Authors:  Wolfe, Charles, 1791-1823

Subjects:  Moore, John, Sir, 1761-1809

Harding B 16(173a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5094

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(2618) is another issue.

Series Identifier: 43


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4618

Title: Nelly was a lady

First Line: Down on de Mississippi floating

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2836

Title: Nancy Till

First Line: Down in de cane brake, close by de mill

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth b.26(326)

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Edition - Bod5095

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union- street, Borough, S.E.

Notes:  Firth b.26(326) is another issue.

Series Identifier: 43


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4618

Title: Nelly was a lady

First Line: Down on de Mississipi [sic] floating

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2836

Title: Nancy Till

First Line: Down in de cane brake, close by de mill

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Harding B 11(2618)

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Edition - Bod913

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  Appears on a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 19(43). See also P. Carnell (1979): F27(D); F28(D).


Ballad - Roud Number: 148

Title: The ploughboy on the banks of Dundee

First Line: It's of a lovely damsel most beautiful I'm old [sic]

2806 c.15(140)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod6602

Imprint Names:  Fordyce, W. and T.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  c.1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by W. & T. Fordyce, 48, Dean-street, Newcastle. To be had also at 43, Myton-gate, Hull

Series Identifier: 169


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3987

Title: The humours of the races

First Line: Good people, all draw near, and listen to my ditty

Themes:  Horse-racing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V11557

Title: Wonderful times

First Line: Come listen unto my wonderful song

Themes:  FashionsFairs

Firth b.25(253)

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Harding B 11(1603)

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Edition - Bod3128

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  Appears also in a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 19(43). See P. Carnell (1979): F27(E); F28(E).


Ballad - Roud Number: V15107

Title: The downfall of the petticoat

First Line: You hearty gay fellows draw near

Themes:  Domestic strife

2806 c.15(143)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod11479

Imprint Names:  Fordyce, W. and T.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  c.1840

Imprint: W. & T. Fordyce, Printers, 48, Dean Street, Newcastle. To had also at No. 43, Myton Gate, Hull

Series Identifier: 127


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V412

Title: Fair Helen

First Line: Fair Helen one morn from her cottage had stray'd

Themes:  Social status

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3122

Title: We're a'noddin

First Line: Gude e'en to ye, kimmer

Harding B 11(1115)

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Edition - Bod11839

Imprint Names:  Fordyce, W. and T.Whinham, J. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  NewcastleCarlisle

Date  c.1840

Imprint: Printed & sold by W. & T. Fordyce, Dean-[Street], Newcastle, and at 43, Myton Gate, Hull; [...] J. Whinham, Co., 66, Scotch-street, Carlisle

Series Identifier: 149


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1095

Title: Highland Mary

First Line: Ye banks and braes, and streams around

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Themes:  Death

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 5777

Title: Lewie Gordon

First Line: O send Lewie Gordon hame

Harding B 11(1547)

Notes:  Imprint torn


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Edition - Bod12973

Imprint Names:  Walker, G., jun.Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  DurhamManchester

Date  between 1834 and 1886

Imprint: Printed by George Walker, Jun., Durham. Sold by J. Livsey, 43, Hanover Street, Shudehill, Manchester

Series Identifier: 278


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7225

Title: Black gate

First Line: I now attempt my choral to clang

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7769

Title: She sat within the abbey walls

First Line: A maiden was there from her father's halls

Harding B 11(310)

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Edition - Bod13502

Imprint Names:  Barr

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Date  c.1840

Imprint: Barr, Printer, Marsh-Lane, Leeds

Series Identifier: 43


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13388

Title: The waiter: or, Wait a little longer

First Line: I met the waiter in his prime

Themes:  Servants

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1602

Title: I don't think much of you

First Line: Your attention now I crave, which I hope you won't refuse

Harding B 11(4003)

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Johnson Ballads 1839

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Johnson Ballads 1840

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Johnson Ballads 1841

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Edition - Bod13874

Imprint Names:  Fordyce, W. and T.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  c.1840

Imprint: W. & T. Fordyce, Printers, 48, Dean-street, Newcastle. And at 43, Myton Gate, Hull

Series Identifier: 133


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7867

Title: The collier's hymn

First Line: Come all you humble and Christian colliers

Themes:  ReligionCoalmines and mining

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4161

Title: The mariner's compass

First Line: Ye sons of the main, who sail on the flood

Themes:  ReligionSailors

Harding B 11(645)

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Edition - Bod8243

Imprint Names:  Quick, J.V.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Printed and sold by J.V. Quick, 42, Bowling Green Lane, Clerkenwell, and at 43, Fashion Street, Spitalfields, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 2278

Title: On board of the Victory

First Line: I am a young girl whose fortune is great

Themes:  Press-gangs

Firth c.12(222)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14146

Imprint Names:  Fordyce, W. and T.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  c.1840

Imprint: W. & T. Fordyce, Printers, 48, Dean-street, Newcastle and at 43, Myton Gate, Hull

Series Identifier: 141


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1568

Title: Drinking is a foolish thing

First Line: Ye drunkards, I pray you attend

Themes:  Drunkenness

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V853

Title: The white cliffs of Albion

First Line: On the white cliffs of Albion, as musing I stood

Subjects:  Burdett, Francis, Sir, 1770-1844Cartwright, John, 1740-1824

Themes:  Liberty

Harding B 11(986)

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Edition - Bod17262

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: [P]rinted at Nugent's General Printing-Office, [...] Dublin


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2948

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

First Line: One pleasant evening when pinks and daisies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4967

Title: Meeting of Tara

First Line: On the 15th day of August in the year of 43

Notes:  Appears also in 2806 b.9(269). Also in Harding B 19(50a), with a different cut.

Themes:  Home Rule - Ireland

Harding B 19(102)

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Edition - Bod20730

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, Preston

Series Identifier: 43


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15012

Title: May the queen live forever

First Line: Whilst the bright star of glory in liberty's rays

Subjects:  Victoria, queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13842

Title: The bridal ring

First Line: I dreamt last night of our earlier days

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13895

Title: She wore a wreath of roses

First Line: She wore a wreath of roses

Themes:  Widows

Harding B 11(2391)

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Edition - Bod21510

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  2806 c.13(43) is another issue with a different second ballad


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: V28207

Title: Matilda Toots, or, You should have seen her boots

First Line: One frosty day, on pleasure bent, I stroll'd into the park

Themes:  Skating

2806 c.13(102)

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Edition - Bod13565

Imprint Names:  Quick, J.V.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J.V. Quick, 42, Bowling Green Lane, Clerkenwell, and 43, Fashion Street Spitaifields [sic], London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2164

Title: What man would be without a woman?

First Line: Tho' much is said & sung about a woman's tongue

Tune: Ladies' tongues

Themes:  Marriage - men

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 608

Title: Cottage near a wood

First Line: In a cottage near a wood

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1606

Title: Evening bell

First Line: O do you remember, the first time I met you

Harding B 11(4114)

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Johnson Ballads 1076

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Edition - Bod19152

Imprint Names:  Quick, J.V.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Quick, Printer, Bowling Green Lane, Clerkenwell; and at 43, Fashion Street, Spitalfields


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13900

Title: The last look; or Nosey's tear. A parody on the Soldier's tear

First Line: Upon his heel he turn'd

Subjects:  Wellington, Arthur Wellesley, Duke of, 1769-1852

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V33132

Title: A word of advice to the reformers of England

First Line: Reformers rejoice, for the day is your own

Tune: The reformers' address to the freemen of England

Themes:  Parliamentary reform

Johnson Ballads 1073

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Edition - Bod19672

Imprint Names:  Fordyce, W. and T.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  c.1840

Imprint: W. & T. Fordyce, Printers, Dean Street, Newcastle. To be had also at No. 43, Myton Gate, Hull

Notes:  A photocopy

Series Identifier: 136


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 675

Title: The merchant's daughter and constant farmer's son

First Line: It's of a merchant's daughter in London town did dwell

Themes:  MerchantsSocial statusMurderLovers parted

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 301

Title: Loss of the Amphitrite

First Line: Come list, you gallant Englishmen, who ramble at your ease

Themes:  Shipwreck

Johnson Ballads 1947

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