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Edition - Bod16804

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Pitts 1[4] Great St. Andrew Street Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V17338

Title: A parody on Shakespeare's Seven ages

First Line: Our immortal poet says that all the world's a stage

Subjects:  Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616

Harding B 25(1463)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 938

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17074

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Pitts, 14, Great St. Andrew-street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 25(1) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 5970

Title: Adam in the garden

First Line: When Adam in the garden was

Themes:  Freemasonry

Harding B 17(1b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod18578

Imprint Names:  Thompson, G.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Pubd. April 1, 1802, by G. Thompson No. 43, Long Lane Wt. Smithfield

Notes:  An engraving


Ballad - Roud Number: V26819

Title: The tythe pig

First Line: The priest look'd warm the wife look'd big

Harding B 37(1)

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Edition - Bod18851

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1793

Imprint: Published Augt. 1, 1793 at No. 22 Golden Lane London

Notes:  An engraving


Ballad - Roud Number: V5448

Title: The primrose girl

First Line: Come buy of poor Kate primroses I sell

Themes:  Street traders

Harding B 21(7)

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Edition - Bod19195

Imprint Names:  Such, W.C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: W.C. Such, Printer and Publisher, 183 & 185, Union Street, Borough, London, S.E. 1


Ballad - Roud Number: V20673

Title: An appeal by unemployed ex-service men

First Line: Some thousands in England are starving

Themes:  Unemployment

Johnson Ballads 1158

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Edition - Bod19196

Imprint Names:  Such, W.C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: W.C. Such, Printer, 183-5, Union Street, Borough, S.E. 1

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1160 is another impression


Ballad - Roud Number: V20673

Title: The appeal of the unemployed

First Line: Oh, list you feeling Christians

Themes:  Unemployment

Johnson Ballads 1159

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Edition - Bod19198

Imprint Names:  Such, W.C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: W.C. Such, Printer, 183-5, Union Street, Borough, S.E. 1

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1159 is another impression


Ballad - Roud Number: V20673

Title: The appeal of the unemployed

First Line: Oh, list you feeling Christians

Themes:  Unemployment

Johnson Ballads 1160

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Edition - Bod20420

Imprint Names:  Evans, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1807

Imprint: London, Published by T. Evans, 79 Long Lane, West Smithfield. Decr. 1st, 1807

Notes:  An engraving.


Ballad - Roud Number: V8723

Title: John Grouse & Mother Goose

First Line: I be come up to London, that whirligig place

Themes:  Countryman in London

Johnson Ballads 371

Notes:  Coloured illustration.


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Edition - Bod23210

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Prined [sic] and Sold by J Pitts 1[4] Great Andrew St. [sic] Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 25(996) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V746

Title: The jolly blade

First Line: In Dublin city where I was born

Harding B 16(338a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod5366

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, at the Golden-Ball in West- smithfield, neer the Hospital-Gate

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(9b) is another issue. Don. b.13(2) is another edition Douce Ballads 1(7a) is another edition


Ballad - Roud Number: V11277

Title: Amintor's answer to Perthenias [sic] complaint: or, The wronged shepherds vindication

First Line: Under a pleasant willows shade

Tune: Sitting beyond a river side

References:

ESTC: R235039

Themes:  Rejected suitor

Wood E 25(136)

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Edition - Bod5390

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for Phillip Brooksby, at the Golden-Ball in West- Smith's-field, neer the Hospital-gate

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(22a); a divided sheet. Compare the first two illustrations to Wood E 25(42). Douce Ballads 1(25b) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V35047

Title: Celia's answer to Amintors lamentation

First Line: Tis better then so

Tune: Celia's my foe

References:

ESTC: R235594

Themes:  Seduction

Douce Ballads 1(22a)

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(22a); a divided sheet.


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4o Rawl. 566(12)

Notes:  4o Rawl. 566(12); Imperfect


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Edition - Bod4203

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for Phillip Brooksby, near the Hospital-gate, in West- Smith-field

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(26a) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V1827

Title: The city caper. Or, The Whet-stones-park privateer

First Line: The Jenny a small pickaroon in the park

Tune: Captain Digby's farewell

Themes:  Prostitution

4o Rawl. 566(129)

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Edition - Bod4894

Imprint Names:  Laurie and Whittle

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1798

Imprint: Published 1st February 1798, by Laurie & Whittle, 53 Fleet Street, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V32331

Title: The old cheese; an original tale

First Line: Young Slouch, the farmer, had a jolly wife

Performers:  Fawcett, John, 1768-1837

Performance Locations:  Covent Garden Theatre

References:

ESTC: N3950

Harding B 38(10)

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Johnson Ballads fol. 89

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Edition - Bod4895

Imprint Names:  Laurie and Whittle

Imprint Locations:  London

Artists:  Cruikshank, Isaac and George

Date  1807

Imprint: Publish'd Dec. 1, 1807, by Laurie & Whittle, 53, Fleet Street, London

Notes:  Reference: The Cruikshankian Momus (1892).

Series Identifier: 478


Ballad - Roud Number: V15743

Title: The old commodore

First Line: Od's blood! what a time for a seaman to skulk

Authors:  Lonsdale, Mark

Performers:  Taylor

Performance Locations:  Covent Garden Theatre

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 10(51)

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Johnson Ballads fol. 90

Notes:  Johnson Ballads fol. 90; Coloured illustration.


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Johnson Ballads fol. 91

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Edition - Bod4926

Imprint Names:  Rich, E.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1787

Imprint: Published as the Act directs, by E. Rich, No. 55, Fleet- Street, Feburary 1, 1787

Notes:  An engraving


Ballad - Roud Number: V14089

Title: The politic farmer; or, a fig for taxation

First Line: A whimsical farmer in Cheshire, they say

Tune: Roast beef

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th centuryTaxation

Firth b.22(f. 94)

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Edition - Bod1216

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: H. Such Printer &c. 123 Union Street, Borough

Series Identifier: 1


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15029

Title: The new Irish emigrant

First Line: Farewell dear Erin, I'm going to leave you

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 872

Title: Dick Darling the cobbler

First Line: My name is Dick Darling the cobbler

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  IrishShoemakers

2806 b.10(81)

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Firth c.26(38)

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Harding B 11(2651)

Notes:  Harding B 11(2651) is torn along top edge.


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Harding B 11(2651A)

Edition - Bod1398

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1671 and 1704

Imprint: Printed for J. Deacon, at the Angel in Guiltspur-street, without Newgate

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(73a) is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: V1867

Title: Faithful Damon; or, Fair Celia obtained

First Line: Lately in a shady bower

Tune: The doubting virgin

References:

ESTC: R227154

Themes:  Pastoral

Don. b.13(29)

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Edition - Bod1540

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1685

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, at the Golden-Ball, in Pye-Corner, 1685

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(18b) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4866

Title: The beggars delight. As it was sung at the Theatre-royal

First Line: [Courtiers,] courtiers, think it no harm

References:

ESTC: R214351

Themes:  Social statusSexual intercourse

Douce Ballads 1(18a)

Notes:  Sheet divided; torn left edge.


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Edition - Bod1814

Imprint Names:  Whitwood, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: London, Printed for W. Whitwood, in Duck-Lane

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(11b) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 67

Title: The beautiful shepherdess of Arcadia. A new postoral [sic] song

First Line: There was a shepheards daughter

Tune: The shepherd's delight

References:

ESTC: R235576

Themes:  Social statusSeduction

Douce Ballads 1(14a)

Notes:  A divided sheet.


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Edition - Bod1904

Imprint Names:  Burton, R.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1641 and 1674

Imprint: Printed for R. Burton, at the Horse-shooe in West-smith field

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(90b) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V16332

Title: A good wife is a portion every day. Or, A dialogue discovering a good wife from a bad

First Line: Come young men and listen to what i'le you show

Tune: Packington's pound

Authors:  Wade, John

References:

ESTC: R234915

Themes:  Marriage - men

4o Rawl. 566(210)

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Wood E 25(131)

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Edition - Bod5058

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, at the Golden-Ball, near the Hospital-gate, in West-Smithfield

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(85b) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V8169

Title: The down-right country-man; or, The faithful dairy-maid

First Line: I am a down-right country-man

Tune: Hey boys up go we

References:

ESTC: R227114

Themes:  Rural society

Don. b.13(24)

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Edition - Bod5177

Imprint Names:  Evans, J. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1821 and 1828

Imprint: Printed by J. & C. Evans, Long-lane, London

Notes:  Harding B 1(93) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 1700

Title: The bloody gardener's cruelty: or, The shepherd's daughter betrayed

First Line: Come all ye lovers, and to me lend an ear

Themes:  MurderCourtship - difference in social statusCruel mother

Harding B 1(94)

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Edition - Bod5244

Imprint Names:  Laurie and Whittle

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1806

Imprint: Publish'd July 21, 1806, by Laurie & Whittle, 53, Fleet Street, London

Notes:  An engraving. A copy is in the John Johnson collection at: London Playbills Haymarket box 1 (4)

Series Identifier: 430


Ballad - Roud Number: V455

Title: Tom Clutterbuck & Polly Higginbottom

First Line: In Chester's town a man there dwelt

Performers:  Mathews, Charles, 1776-1835

Performance Locations:  Haymarket Theatre

Harding B 10(34)

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Edition - Bod5369

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for Phillip Brooksby, at the Golden-Ball in West- smith's-field, neer the Hospital-gate

Notes:  4o Rawl. 566(13) is another issue Wood E 25(1) is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: V20072

Title: [Amintor's lamentation for Celia's unkindness]

First Line: Since Celia's my foe

Tune: Since Celia's my foe

Authors:  Duffett, Thomas

References:

ESTC: R234180

Douce Ballads 2(268a)

Notes:  Cropped; lacking title.


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Edition - Bod5373

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, at the Golden-ball in West- smithfield

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(28b) is another impression.


Ballad - Roud Number: V9973

Title: Cupids tragedy: eibng [sic] Corydon's courtship; or, Philomels exaltation

First Line: Pritty Phillomel was so charming

Tune: The new Bory

References:

ESTC: R227082

Themes:  Pastoral

Don. b.13(17)

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Douce Ballads 1(49a)

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