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Edition - Bod3137

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V15252

Title: What will they say in England?

First Line: What will they say in England? when there the story's told

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Harding B 16(303d)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod7082

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1442

Title: Down by the dark arches

First Line: As I was a walking one night in July

Tune: Green bushes

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  ProstitutionBallad-sellersAdelphi (London, England)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1655

Title: The standard of England and banner of France

First Line: Hark! hark! how the lion is roaring

Themes:  MilitaryCrimean War, 1853-1856

Firth b.26(211)

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Firth c.17(285)

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Edition - Bod2378

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1851]

Imprint: Printed by Ryle and, Co. 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


Ballad

Title: Opening of the great national exhibition

First Line: Come all you bold heroes of every degree

Tune: Roast beef of old England

Themes:  Exhibition of 1851

Harding B 13(42)

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Edition - Bod3320

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1879]

Imprint: W.S. Fortey, Steam Printer, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, W.C.


Ballad - Roud Number: V34849

Title: Lines on the Zulu war

First Line: How many hearts in England

Themes:  Zulu War, 1879

Harding B 20(294)

Notes:  Annotated: 3.79


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Edition - Bod11661

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1853]

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials


Ballad

Title: Glorious Chobham camp

First Line: Come all you lads and lasses gay

Subjects:  Chobham (England)

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 11(1338)

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Johnson Ballads 1090

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Edition - Bod13408

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  2806 c.16(234) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 29


Ballad

Title: A new song on Preston gaol

First Line: Good people all give ear I pray

Subjects:  Preston (England)

Themes:  Prisons

Harding B 13(292)

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Edition - Bod7804

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V33044

Title: Copy of verses written on the fate of Thomas Drory, and Sarah Chesham

First Line: In Chelmsford sad and gloomy jail

Subjects:  Essex (England)

Themes:  Murder

Firth c.17(260)

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Edition - Bod8343

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: [R]yle and Co, Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V20132

Title: France and England must conquer the Russians

First Line: Arise up Britannia devoid of alarms

Tune: The Cambells are coming

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Firth c.16(68)

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Edition - Bod14142

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: W.S. Fortey, General Steam Printer and Publisher, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V895

Title: Kitty, the gamekeeper's daughter

First Line: There are ladies of title that dress out so smart

Subjects:  Hertfordshire (England)

Themes:  Social status

Harding B 15(163a)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 3163

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 3098

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14350

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1861]

Imprint: Printed by W.S. Fortey, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V2007

Title: The dreadful fire in Tooley street

First Line: Oh list you feeling Christians of every degree

Tune: Nelly Gray

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Fire

Harding B 13(230)

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Edition - Bod19147

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co., 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, B[loomsbury]


Ballad - Roud Number: V20139

Title: The trades unions of England

First Line: Come all you bold Britons attend to my rhymes

Notes:  Preceded by: New intended act of Parliament [prose]

Themes:  Trade unions

Johnson Ballads 1112

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Edition - Bod809

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

Imprint: [...] and Co., 2 and 3 Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(2084) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V21103

Title: The late India war

First Line: Good people all of each degree both high and low draw near

Themes:  India - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22249

Title: The maids of merry England

First Line: O the maids of merry England, so beautiful and fair

Harding B 11(2083)

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Johnson Ballads 1099

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Edition - Bod6628

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7228

Title: Get away black man

First Line: As I walk'd one moonlight night

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V17534

Title: The Irishman's picture of England

First Line: 'Tis myself dat was born now in Dublin

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryPolitics and government - 19th centuryIrish - EnglandPoor law

Firth b.26(201)

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Edition - Bod21767

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co., 2 and 3 Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(2083) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V21103

Title: The late India war

First Line: Good people all of each degree both high and low draw near

Themes:  India - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22249

Title: The maids of merry England

First Line: O the maids of merry England, so beautiful and fair

Harding B 11(2084)

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Edition - Bod13418

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(1821) is another edition but with a different first ballad


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15252

Title: What will they say in England

First Line: What will they say in England? when there the story's told

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16510

Title: The maids lamentation

First Line: O you pretty fair maidens, I pray lend an ear

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V4187

Title: The valiant soldier

First Line: A valiant soldier I dare not name

Harding B 11(4116)

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Edition - Bod1105

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press\" by W. Fortey (late A. Ryle) 2 & 3 Monmouth court Bloomsbury. (Established 1813)

Notes:  Harding B 11(1672) is another issue Harding B 11(1673) is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: 13250

Title: I wish I was with Nancy in the Strand

First Line: For the last three weeks I've been dodging

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsyUrban life

Firth b.25(260)

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Edition - Bod1107

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W.S. Fortey, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury. Established 1813

Notes:  Firth b.25(260) is another issue Harding B 11(1672) is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: 13250

Title: I wish I was with Nancy in the Strand

First Line: For the last three weeks I've been dodging

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsyUrban life

Harding B 11(1673)

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Edition - Bod5250

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: W.S. Fortey, General Steam Printer and Publisher, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1538

Title: A dream of Napoleon

First Line: One night sad and languid I went to my bed

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1957

Title: Sarah's young man

First Line: My first love was Sarah, oh, none could be fairer

Subjects:  London (England)

Firth b.34(198)

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Harding B 11(979)

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Edition - Bod6235

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: W.S. Fortey, General Steam Printer and Publisher, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials, London

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth c.16(402).


Ballad - Roud Number: 13249

Title: Union Jack of old England

First Line: The thunder of war is scarcely at an end

Themes:  Flags - Great Britain

Harding B 16(294a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod2080

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

Imprint: [...] & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1108 is another issue Johnson Ballads 1108 is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13868

Title: Mother, is the battle o'er

First Line: Mother is the battle o'er?

Tune: Fairy boy

Themes:  Death

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13814

Title: The queen's letter

First Line: There came a tale to England

Themes:  Inkerman, battle of, 1854

Harding B 11(2491)

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Edition - Bod2131

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

Imprint: [...] & Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(2685) is another impression Harding B 11(2685) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15353

Title: The new St. Patrick's day

First Line: It was one lovely morning, all in the month of March

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15580

Title: St. James's and St. Giles's

First Line: To the tourist of London, who's curious in facts

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Social status

Harding B 11(2684)

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Edition - Bod2227

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8898

Title: The poor labourers

First Line: You sons of old England, now list to my rhymes

Themes:  Agricultural laborers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V29338

Title: The male coquet

First Line: I'll tell you a little story

Themes:  Marriage proposals

Harding B 11(3084)

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Edition - Bod2537

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmo[ut]h Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13832

Title: Will you love me then as now?

First Line: You have told me that you love me

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15105

Title: Domestic disappointment

First Line: The voyage was past, and England's shore

Themes:  Press-gangs

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13885

Title: The thorn

First Line: From the white blossomed sloe

Harding B 11(4255)

Notes:  Torn along lower edge.


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Edition - Bod12050

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W.S. Fortey 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V194

Title: Beautiful young Mrs. Crop

First Line: Young Christopher Crop was a farmer

Themes:  FarmersMarriageHouseworkMusic

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13821

Title: Sunshine after rain

First Line: I left my love in England

Themes:  FarmersEmigration

Harding B 11(216)

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Edition - Bod12616

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: W.S. Fortey, Printer and Publisher, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1400

Title: My rattling mare and I

First Line: I am a country carrier

Themes:  Carriers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17001

Title: The banks of the Suir

First Line: The very first time I left Carrick

Subjects:  William III, King of England, 1650-1702

Harding B 11(2581)

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