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Edition - Bod19334

Imprint Names:  Pearse and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Pearse & Co., Printers, 2, Queen Street, Cheapside


Ballad

Title: Sound the alarm

First Line: England, awake! lift up thy slumb'ring head

Authors:  S., F.P.

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

Johnson Ballads 1327

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Edition - Bod6845

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1845

Imprint: J. Paul and Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 17439

Title: Our ancestors were Englishmen

First Line: My ancestors were Englishmen, an Englishman am I

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 21831

Title: Lucy Neal

First Line: Come all you niggers, old and young, and listen to my song

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth b.26(119)

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Harding B 11(2876)

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Johnson Ballads 677

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Edition - Bod11448

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1845

Imprint: [J. Paul] and Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials, and 35, Hanover Street, Portsea


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13248

Title: The Englishman

First Line: There's a land that bears a world-known name

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16167

Title: Love on

First Line: Love on, love on: the soul must have a shrine

Harding B 11(1081)

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Edition - Bod11998

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V115

Title: Albion my country

First Line: Albion, my dear, my native isle

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3813

Title: Banks of the river Ness or Young William's return

First Line: I am a jolly sailor, and just returned to shore

Themes:  SailorsSlaveryLovers reunitedTurkey

Harding B 11(28)

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Edition - Bod13805

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3380

Title: Cheer girls, cheer for our merry wedding day

First Line: Ceee [sic], love, cheer, no more will we be pa[rted]

Notes:  A variation of: Cheer love cheer, Harding B 11(589)

Subjects:  EnglandAustralia

Themes:  MarriageSailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7834

Title: The loss of the Mary Ann

First Line: You landsmen and you seamen bold come listen unto me

Subjects:  New York (N.Y.)Sydney (Australia)Newfoundland (Canada)

Themes:  Shipwreck

Harding B 11(588)

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Edition - Bod6171

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.BennettMarshall, W.Pierce, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBrightonBristolSouthborough

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-court. Sold by Mr. W. Marshall, Brstol [sic]. Sold by Bennett, Edward-street, Brighton; & J. Peirce [sic], Southborough

Notes:  Printed on both sides


1st Ballad

Title: No, no, I shall never see you more

First Line: Forced from home I strayed away

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13248

Title: The Englishman!

First Line: There's a land that bears a well-known name

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

Harding B 16(81b)


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Harding B 16(171c)


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Edition - Bod11972

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, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15093

Title: I'm a tough, true-hearted sailor

First Line: I'm a tough true-hearted sailor

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23518

Title: The old English gentleman

First Line: I'll sing you a good old song, made by a good old pate

Authors:  Purday, Charles H. (Charles Henry), 1799-1885

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Social status

Harding B 11(1718)

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Johnson Ballads 423

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Johnson Ballads 424

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Edition - Bod13818

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Cour[t] 7 Dials, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13845

Title: Cheer boys, cheer!

First Line: Cheer! boys, cheer! no more of idle sorrow

Authors:  Mackay, Charles, 1814-1889

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Emigration

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1749

Title: Gaily the troubadour touched his guitar

First Line: Gaily the troubadour touch'd his guitar

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839

Themes:  Crusades

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V15165

Title: Woman rules the day

First Line: Ye lords of the creation

Themes:  WomenForeigners

Harding B 11(587)

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Edition - Bod15912

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed and Published by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4094

Title: Deeds of the brave

First Line: Deeds of the brave inspire a noble strain

Performers:  Braham, John, 1774-1856

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2888

Title: Love among the roses

First Line: Young Love flew to the Paphian bower

3rd Ballad
4th Ballad - Roud Number: V446

Title: Draw the sword, Scotland

First Line: Draw the sword Scotland, Scotland, Scotland

Themes:  Scotland

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 13886

Title: Glee. (Three voices)

First Line: To all you ladies now at land

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V26763

Title: The green-wood shade

First Line: To an arbor of woodbine ye both shall be led

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V932

Title: Oh! 'tis love

First Line: Oh! 'tis love, 'tis love, 'tis love

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V1847

Title: Old England for ever shall weather, &c

First Line: Old England thy stamina never has yielded

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V4788

Title: A bundle of conundrums

First Line: While in your favour basking

Performers:  Keeley,Robert, 1793-1869

Notes:  Verse and prose

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V6713

Title: A dawn of hope

First Line: A dawn of hope my soul revives

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V601

Title: A favourite song

First Line: Softly sound the martial trumpet

12th Ballad - Roud Number: 13449

Title: Home! sweet home!

First Line: Mid pleasures and palaces though we may roam

Authors:  Payne, John Howard, 1791-1852

Performers:  Bradshaw, Ann Maria, 1801-1862

13th Ballad - Roud Number: 8690

Title: Loch-Eroch side

First Line: As I came by Loch-Eroch side

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V13573

Title: The forsaken shepherdess

First Line: Beneath some hoary mountain

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

15th Ballad - Roud Number: V25152

Title: The mermaid's song

First Line: Now the dancing sun-beams play

16th Ballad - Roud Number: V17114

Title: O had I been &c

First Line: O had I been by fate decreed

Attributation: Sung in Love in a village

17th Ballad - Roud Number: V3169

Title: The cottager's daughter

First Line: Down in yon valley my father does dwell

18th Ballad - Roud Number: V6379

Title: Where is my Lubin

First Line: Ah! where is my Lubin! ye songsters ah where!

Performers:  Bland, Maria Theresa, 1769-1838

19th Ballad - Roud Number: V7486

Title: Chorus of huntsmen in Der Freishutz [sic]

First Line: What equals on earth the delight of the hunsman [sic]

Authors:  Weber, Carl Maria von, 1786-1826

Themes:  Hunting

20th Ballad

Title: [None]

First Line: Here we meet too soon to part

Attributation: The words from Clare's poems

Authors:  Clare, John, 1793-1864

Performers:  Stephens, Catherine, 1794-1882

21st Ballad - Roud Number: V2868

Title: Parody on the Rose-bud of summer

First Line: When gooseberries grow on the stem of a daisy

22nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3168

Title: The cottager's daughter. A favourite son[g]

First Line: Ah! tell me, ye swains, have you seen my Pastora

Harding B 36(5)

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