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Edition - Bod7437

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer, No. 22, Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 23116

Title: I'm ninety five

First Line: I'm ninety-five -- I'm ninety-five

Themes:  WomenMarriage - women

Firth b.26(73)

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Harding B 11(1727)

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Edition - Bod8242

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: H. Paul, Printer, 22, Brick Lane, Spitalfields


Ballad - Roud Number: 466

Title: The lover's lament for her sailor

First Line: As I was walking along the sea-shore

Themes:  Lovers parted

Firth c.12(221)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8554

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: H. Paul, Printer, 22, Brick Lane, Spitalfields


Ballad - Roud Number: 466

Title: The lover's lament for her sailor

First Line: As I was walking along the sea shore

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 16(134a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15201

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer, 22, Brick Lane, Spitalfields


Ballad - Roud Number: V275

Title: The bold blood houd [sic]

First Line: Rise Herod, my hound, from the stranger's floor

Themes:  Dogs

Harding B 16(28a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod2976

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: H. Paul, Printer, 22, Brick Lane, Spitalfields

Notes:  Slip. Another issue forms part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth b.26(37)


Ballad - Roud Number: V1053

Title: The robbers of the glen

First Line: Stand stranger stand, your jewels give

Themes:  Robbery

Harding B 15(261b)

Notes:  The illustration and the text are separately printed items. Slip.


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Edition - Bod7023

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: H. Paul, Printer, 22, Brick-lane, Spitalfields


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3232

Title: Thomas & Nancy

First Line: The boatswain's shrill whistle had sounded

Themes:  Shipwreck

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V754

Title: A woman's the pride of the land

First Line: Come, married and single, together pray mingle

Themes:  Marriage - men

Firth b.26(156)

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Harding B 11(3800)

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Johnson Ballads 698

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Johnson Ballads 699

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Edition - Bod7429

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: H. Paul, Printer, 22, Brick Lane, Spitalfields


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13752

Title: After many roving years

First Line: After many roving years

Firth b.26(65)

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Harding B 11(1422)

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Johnson Ballads 652

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Johnson Ballads 653

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Edition - Bod8573

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: H. Paul, Printer, 22, Brick Lane, Spitalfields


Ballad - Roud Number: V22402

Title: The death warning

First Line: The bell had told twelve it was solemn midnight

Tune: Dream of Napoleon

Themes:  GhostsLetter-writing

Firth c.13(150)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14831

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer, 22, Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth b.26(177)


Ballad - Roud Number: V15903

Title: The seaman's life

First Line: A seaman's life, is a life I love

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 15(275b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod15195

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: H. Paul, Printer, 22, Brick-lane, Spitalfields

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(3800)


Ballad - Roud Number: 3232

Title: Thomas & Nancy

First Line: The boatswain's shrill whistle had sounded

Themes:  Shipwreck

Harding B 16(287c)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod102

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: H. Paul, Printer, 22, Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1177

Title: Young William

First Line: Young William for honour & fame went to sea

Authors:  Hughes, J.

Themes:  SailorsLandlordsTheftMurderDisguise

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15903

Title: The seaman's life

First Line: A seaman's life, is a life I love

Themes:  Sailors

Johnson Ballads 709

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Edition - Bod113

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1856]

Imprint: [H. P]aul, Printer, 22, Brck [sic] Lane, Spitalfields


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3871

Title: The lass of Gowrie

First Line: Upon a summer afternoon

Authors:  Reid, William, 1764-1831

Subjects:  Scotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7777

Title: The bush ranger

First Line: Farewell old Albion's dear lov'd shore

Tune: Waggon train

Themes:  Transported convict

Johnson Ballads 666

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Edition - Bod6965

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: H. Paul, Printer, 22, Brick Lane, Spitalfields


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2554

Title: My bonny blooming highland Jane

First Line: As I walked out one morning fair

Subjects:  Scotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13881

Title: The old house at home

First Line: Oh the old house at home

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

Firth b.26(100)

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Edition - Bod6970

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Printed by H. Paul, 22, Brick Lane, Spitalfields


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9152

Title: The new rigs of the races

First Line: See the ladies how they strut along

Themes:  Horse-racing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13805

Title: Mother dear

First Line: There was a place in childhood that I remember well

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

Firth b.26(107)

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Edition - Bod6989

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: H. Paul, Printer, 22, Brick Lane, Spitalfields


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 17776

Title: Poor Rosa the pride of the vale

First Line: Come all you pretty damsels that dwell far and near

Tune: Pretty Susan the pride of Kildare

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 586

Title: The banks of sweet primroses

First Line: As I walked one midsummer morning

Firth b.26(125)

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Harding B 11(3105)

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Johnson Ballads 684

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Edition - Bod2410

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Machine Printer & Publisher, 177, Union- st., Boro'

Series Identifier: 22


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 222

Title: Thorney moor wood

First Line: In Thorney moor wood in Nottinghamshire

Themes:  Poaching

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 901

Title: The lost lady found

First Line: It was down in a valley a young farmer did dwell

Themes:  GipsiesAbduction

Harding B 11(3803)

Notes:  Harding B 11(3804) is printed on orange paper.


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Harding B 11(3804)

Notes:  Harding B 11(3804) is printed on orange paper. Harding B 11(3804) is printed on orange paper.


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Edition - Bod11867

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: [first ballad] Paul, Printer, 18, Great St. Andrew Street, 7, Dials. [second ballad] H. Paul, Printer, 22 Brick Lane, Spitalfields

Notes:  Firth b.26(70) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12738

Title: How I should like to marry

First Line: Oh! I should like to marry

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V246

Title: Bill Jones

First Line: 'Twas off the coast of Guinea land

Notes:  First two stanzas only

Subjects:  Africa

Themes:  NavalMutiny

Harding B 11(1587)

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Edition - Bod13698

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer, 22, Brick Lane, Spitalfields


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 664

Title: Young Napoleon; or, The bunch of roses

First Line: By the dangers of the ocean

Subjects:  Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873

Themes:  French invasion scares, 1852

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 372

Title: The British man of war

First Line: It was down in yonder meadows I carelessly did stray

Themes:  SailorsOpium War, 1840-1842

Harding B 11(4383)

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Johnson Ballads fol. 108

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Edition - Bod13858

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

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

Notes:  Firth c.22(107) is another issue Harding B 11(427) is another issue

Series Identifier: 502


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 795

Title: The Boyne water

First Line: July the first, at Old Bridge town

Themes:  Boyne, battle of the, 1690

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 7064

Title: The drunkard's child

First Line: Taking my walks on a cold winter's day

Themes:  Drunkenness

Harding B 11(426)

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Edition - Bod7044

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer, 22, Brick Lane, Spitalfields

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 709 is another issue Johnson Ballads 709 is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1177

Title: Young William

First Line: Young William for honour & fame went to sea

Themes:  DisguiseMurder

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15903

Title: The seaman's life

First Line: A seaman's life, is a life I love

Themes:  Naval

Firth b.26(177)

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Edition - Bod7133

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

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

Notes:  Slip. Another edition appears in a sheet of two ballads; see Firth c.22(49)

Series Identifier: 546


Ballad - Roud Number: 1234

Title: Come landlord fill the flowing bowl

First Line: Come landlord fill a flowing bowl

Themes:  Drinking

Firth b.26(267)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod7244

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: H. Paul, Printer, 22, Brick lane, Spitalfields


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 560

Title: Black eyed Susan

First Line: All in the Downs the fleet was moor'd

Authors:  Gay, John, 1685-1732

Themes:  SailorsNaval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1053

Title: The robbers of the glen

First Line: Stand stranger stand, your jewels give

Notes:  Harding B 15(261b) is another issue of this ballad alone.

Themes:  Crime - 19th centuryRobbery

Firth b.26(37)

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Edition - Bod7461

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul Printer, 22, Brick-lane, Spitalfield[s]


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4048

Title: Mother Teasel's pudding

First Line: Now Christmas is a drawing near, let us all be jolly

Themes:  Christmas

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 560

Title: Black eyed Susan

First Line: All in the Downs the fleet was moor'd

Authors:  Gay, John, 1685-1732

Themes:  Naval

Firth b.26(98)

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Harding B 11(2498)

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Edition - Bod10312

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: H. Paul, Printer, 22, Brick-lane, Spitalfields

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth b.26(156)


Ballad - Roud Number: V754

Title: A woman's the pride of the land

First Line: Come, married and single, together pray mingle

Themes:  Marriage - men

Firth c.20(86)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod16200

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Notes:  A variant of Firth c.22(25). Two other editions appear in sheets of two ballads; see Harding B 11(1881) and Harding B 11(1882).

Series Identifier: 391


Ballad - Roud Number: 139

Title: Joan's ale was new

First Line: There were six jovial tradesmen

Themes:  DrinkingBeer

Firth c.22(26)

Notes:  Slip.


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