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Edition - Bod6076

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Toy and Narble [sic] Warehouse, 6, Great st, Andrew street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V1781

Title: The oyster man

First Line: You've heard of a dandy dogs meat blade

Themes:  Street traders

Harding B 12(70)

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 935; Imperfect: torn; part of title missing.


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Harding B 25(1443)

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 935; Imperfect: torn; part of title missing.


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Johnson Ballads 932

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 935; Imperfect: torn; part of title missing.


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Johnson Ballads 933

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 935; Imperfect: torn; part of title missing.


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Johnson Ballads 934

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 935; Imperfect: torn; part of title missing.


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Johnson Ballads 935

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 935; Imperfect: torn; part of title missing.


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John Johnson Trades and Professions 4 (111)

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 935; Imperfect: torn; part of title missing.

Edition - Bod2626

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts, 6, Great st. Andrew street, seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V235

Title: Pretty Betty Brill

First Line: I'm very fond of fish

Performers:  Grimaldi, Joseph, 1778-1837

Performance Locations:  Sadler's Wells Theatre

Themes:  Street traders

Douce Ballads 3(134)

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Harding B 12(84)

Notes:  Harding B 12(84); the illustration is coloured.


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Edition - Bod11859

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V4010

Title: The humours of London on Saturday night

First Line: Oh! what mirth and gay looks upon a Saturday

Notes:  Verse and prose

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Street traders

Harding B 11(1600)

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Edition - Bod7990

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, printer Toy and Marble war[e]house, 6, Gt. Saint Andrew Street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V33030

Title: The Scotchman

First Line: Come neighbours draw near me and listen awhile

Themes:  Street tradersTallymen

Firth b.34(262)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth c.21(64)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(1741)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod10417

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1855

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box, No. [6 St. Andrew's lane, Glasgow] ... Saturday, August 11, 1855


Ballad - Roud Number: 22518

Title: All round my hat

First Line: All round my hat I vears a green villow

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Street traders

Firth c.21(62)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip.


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Edition - Bod16486

Imprint Names:  Davenport, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1800 and 1802

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Davenport, No. 6, George's Court, St. John's Lane West Smithfield, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V28719

Title: Sweet violets

First Line: How fresh and blooming the violet appears

Tune: Blue bell of Scotland

Themes:  Street traders

Harding B 22(284)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16945

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: J. Pitts, Printer, and Toy Warehouse 6, Great st. Andrew street, 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 875

Title: The oyster girl

First Line: As I was going down Bishopsgate street

Themes:  Street traders

Harding B 25(1442)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5372

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse 6, Great st. Andrew street 7 dials

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 858 is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V412

Title: Helen the fair

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

Themes:  Street tradersSocial status

Johnson Ballads 859

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod5887

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrews Street, Seven dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1655

Title: Deserter

First Line: Once I thought I never should be

Themes:  SoldiersDrunkenness

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V890

Title: Buy a mop

First Line: I live in the borough not far from the river

Performers:  Harley, J.P.

Themes:  Street traders

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V7380

Title: Jamie of Dundee

First Line: I canna like ye, gentle sir

Subjects:  Scotland

Harding B 11(870)

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Johnson Ballads 794

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Edition - Bod6990

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Pitts, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1257

Title: The pretty chambermaid

First Line: Not far from town a country squire

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1779

Title: The oyster girl

First Line: Many a knight and lady gay

Themes:  Street traders

Harding B 11(3151)

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Edition - Bod11816

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: London: Printed by James Paul and Co., at their Wholesale Juvenile Toy and Book Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew Street, and 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1923

Title: The hearthstone man

First Line: As through the streets I take my way

Themes:  Street traders

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4583

Title: The tars of the Blanch

First Line: You Frenchmen don't boast of your fighting

Themes:  Naval

Harding B 11(1515)

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Johnson Ballads 654

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Edition - Bod13136

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 570

Title: The bold boatswain of Dover

First Line: There was a bold boatswain in Dover did dwell

Themes:  Cuckoldry

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V13992

Title: Force of love, or the pot girl

First Line: I once fell in love with a maiden, oh dear

Themes:  Street tradersTheaters

Harding B 11(362)

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Edition - Bod13514

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V797

Title: Waving greenwood tree

First Line: Now by the waving greenwood tree

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22204

Title: Evening bells

First Line: Those ev'ning bells those ev'ning bells

Themes:  Bells

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 7515

Title: The dog's meat man

First Line: In Gray's-Inn lane not long ago

Themes:  Street traders

Harding B 11(4053)

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Edition - Bod13734

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew-street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13229

Title: Buy a broom

First Line: From Tutschland I come with my light wares all laden

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Street tradersCries of London

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V18145

Title: Poverty & Contentment

First Line: Come all you worthy people

Themes:  Poverty

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 412

Title: You shan't come again

First Line: I once lov'd a fair maid as dear as my life

Themes:  Rejected suitor

Harding B 11(508)

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Edition - Bod13843

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8926

Title: The costermonger

First Line: I'm pretty well known here in town

Notes:  Verse and prose. The second copy is cropped.

Themes:  Street traders

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1113

Title: Down down in our village

First Line: When first I was a shepherd boy

Harding B 11(697)

Notes:  Harding B 11(698); cropped.


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Harding B 11(698)

Notes:  Harding B 11(698); cropped.


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Edition - Bod7238

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Slip. Verse and prose. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(698)


Ballad - Roud Number: V8926

Title: The costermonger

First Line: I'm pretty well known here in town

Notes:  Verse and prose. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(698)

Themes:  Street traders

Firth b.26(51)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod5845

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew-street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 14076

Title: The blue bonnets are over the border

First Line: March! march! Ettric and Tevot-dale!

Authors:  Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832

Subjects:  Scotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5740

Title: Poor Mary Anne

First Line: Here below the green turf sleepeth

Themes:  Death

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V347

Title: Cherry ripe

First Line: Cherry ripe, cherry ripe, ripe, I cry

Performers:  Vestris (Lucia Elizabeth Mathews), Madame, 1797-1856

Themes:  Street traders

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 13215

Title: Native Highland home

First Line: My Highland home where tempests blow

Themes:  Scotland

Harding B 11(342)

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Edition - Bod15332

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Pearson, Printer, 6, Chadderton-street, off Oldham-rd. Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12725

Title: Laid up in port

First Line: Tho' I'm laid up in port I'm not outward bound

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20081

Title: Whigs on the green

First Line: Come round jolly mortals, come round to the roast

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856Soldiers, Irish

3rd Ballad

Title: The girls of Angel meadow

First Line: You may talk about your sweet hearts

Tune: Water cresses

Themes:  Street tradersWorking class

2806 c.16(165)

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Harding B 11(4148)

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Edition - Bod21902

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, Printer, 6, Chadderton Street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Notes:  Firth c.26(146) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 537


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 20460

Title: Sandstone girl

First Line: My name is Billy Dudle, I'm the youngest son but two

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)

Themes:  Street traders

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20412

Title: Old Ben Lowe

First Line: Kind friends excuse my asking but I am left alone

Tune: Poor old Joe

Themes:  BeggarsMatchselling

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 22376

Title: The slave chase

First Line: Set every stitch of canvass to woo the freshening wind

Themes:  Slavery

2806 c.16(227)

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Harding B 11(2778)

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Edition - Bod1393

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Toy Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  The same setting of type as Harding B 11(308) but with a different imprint and a different first ballad.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 22518

Title: All around my hat I'll wear the green willow

First Line: All round my hat I vears a green villow

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Street traders

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V761

Title: I'm quite a ladieg' [sic] man

First Line: I'm quite a ladies' man, in fact, the belles they all declare

Themes:  Dandies

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3066

Title: The wild white rose

First Line: All in the garden of beauty there grows

Themes:  Fairies

Harding B 11(38)

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Edition - Bod5847

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer Toy and marble wharehouse [sic], 6 Great St. Andrew St. seven dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 14076

Title: The blue bonnets over the border

First Line: March, march Ettrick & Tevio[t]dale

Authors:  Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832

Subjects:  Scotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6326

Title: Herrings, fre[sh]

First Line: Herrings freh, [sic] herrings fresh fresh fresh I cry

Themes:  Street tradersCries of London

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 5754

Title: The goddess Diana

First Line: Hark, the goddess Diana

Themes:  Hunting

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 4788

Title: Three strings to my bow

First Line: I am a girl that's forsaken

Themes:  Unrequited love

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 5137

Title: Roy's wife

First Line: Roy's wife of Aldivalloch

Themes:  Rejected suitor

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V3571

Title: Battle of the Nile

First Line: Arise arise, Britannias sons arise

Themes:  NavalNile, Battle of the, 1798

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V1681

Title: He's all the world to me

First Line: O'er the brake or oer the mountain

Harding B 11(481)

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Johnson Ballads 755

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Johnson Ballads 756

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Johnson Ballads 757

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Edition - Bod12525

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(244) is another issue Harding B 11(244) is another issue Harding B 11(244) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 910

Title: The besom maker

First Line: I am a besom maker, listen to my tale

Themes:  Street tradersSexual intercourse

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 954

Title: The wandering girl, or The bud of rose

First Line: Once I loved a young man as dear as my life

Themes:  Love, unfortunate

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 22885

Title: The may pole

First Line: Come lasses and lads, get leave of your dads

Themes:  Fairs

Harding B 11(245)

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Edition - Bod7425

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Manchester: T. Pearson, Machine Printer, 4 and 6, Chadderton Street, Oldham Road

Series Identifier: 692


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3901

Title: Happy costermonger Bill

First Line: I'm a member of a class of boys

Attributation: Written and composed by Mr. Frank W. Egerton expressly for Jolly little Lewis ... and ... Fred. Rickards, Liverpool

Authors:  Egerton, Frank W.

Performers:  LewisRickards, Fred

Performance Locations:  Liverpool

Themes:  Street traders

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4626

Title: Nelly's gone for ever

First Line: Leaving the village at the dawning

Performers:  Christy Minstrels

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V7365

Title: Bom, bom, bom, or, Pretty Polly Pringle

First Line: I'll sing s [sic] tale, and tell a song

Performers:  Leybourne, George, 1842-1884

Themes:  Rejected suitorPolice

Firth b.26(66)

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Firth c.14(310)

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Edition - Bod6670

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Pitts, Toy Warehouse 6, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  See also Harding B 11(3005)


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V419

Title: Plain gold ring

First Line: He was a knight of low degree

Performers:  Vestris (Lucia Elizabeth Mathews), Madame, 1797-1856

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7487

Title: The huntsmen

First Line: Dull night leaves the sky, and the bright god of day

Tune: Queen of may

Themes:  Hunting

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V347

Title: Cherry ripe

First Line: Cherry ripe, ripe, ripe, I cry

Themes:  Street traders

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V19755

Title: Origin of bubble and squeak

First Line: Down in our village there lived with the squire

Tune: When in death

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V30669

Title: The last farewell

First Line: O fare you well young William cried

Tune: Wanderer

Themes:  Death

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V34701

Title: We tars have a maxim

First Line: We tars have a maxim your honours dye see

Themes:  Sailors

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V396

Title: Stand to your guns

First Line: Stand to your guns my hearts of oak

Themes:  Naval

Firth b.26(122)

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Harding B 11(3004)

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Johnson Ballads 944

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Edition - Bod12741

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Pitts, Toy Warehouse 6, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  See also Harding B 11(3004)


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V347

Title: Cherry ripe

First Line: Cherry ripe, ripe, ripe, I cry

Themes:  Street traders

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V419

Title: Plain gold ring

First Line: He was a knight of low degree

Performers:  Vestris (Lucia Elizabeth Mathews), Madame, 1797-1856

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V7487

Title: The huntsmen

First Line: Dull night leaves the sky, and the bright god of day

Tune: Queen of may

Themes:  Hunting

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 2821

Title: I've been roaming

First Line: I've been roaming, I've been roaming

Performers:  Vestris (Lucia Elizabeth Mathews), Madame, 1797-1856

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V2890

Title: My love's like the red rose

First Line: O my love's like the red red rose

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V30669

Title: The last farewell

First Line: O fare you well young William cried

Tune: Wanderer

Themes:  Death

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V34701

Title: We tars have a maxim

First Line: We tars have a maxim your honours dye see

Themes:  Sailors

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V396

Title: Stand to your guns

First Line: Stand to your guns my hearts of oak

Themes:  Naval

Harding B 11(3005)

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Johnson Ballads 945

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