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Edition - Bod11344

Imprint Names:  Laurie and Whittle

Imprint Locations:  London

Artists:  Cruikshank, Isaac and George

Date  1808

Imprint: Publish'd Dec. 1. 1808, by Laurie & Whittle, 53, Fleet Street, London

Notes:  Reference: The Cruikshankian Momus (1892)

Series Identifier: 502


Ballad - Roud Number: V23510

Title: Russian nuptials; or, The lock'd jaw and frost-bitten nose

First Line: A youth took a wife

Authors:  Reynolds, John Frederick

Performers:  Fawcett, John, 1768-1837

Performance Locations:  King's Theatre

Themes:  Domestic strife

Harding B 10(5)

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Johnson Ballads fol. 98

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Edition - Bod11364

Imprint Names:  Laurie and Whittle

Imprint Locations:  London

Artists:  Cruikshank, George

Date  1808

Imprint: Published 1st March, 1808, By Laurie And Whittle, No. 53, Fleet Street, London

Notes:  Reference: The Cruikshankian Momus, 1892

Series Identifier: 483


Ballad - Roud Number: V3118

Title: The mulberry-tree

First Line: The sweet brier grows in the merry green wood

Authors:  Collins, John, d. 1808

Harding B 10(65)

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Johnson Ballads fol. 86

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Edition - Bod10262

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:  Compare the illustration to Douce Ballads 1(87b). Slip. Harding B 25(1259) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V1165

Title: Miss Patty Puff & her two sweethearts

First Line: There was a gay man milliner his name was Timmy Twist

Harding B 17(195a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod10584

Imprint Names:  Applegath, A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1820 and 1826

Imprint: London: Printed by Augustus Applegath and Edward Cooper, Nelson-place, Gravel-lane, for the Religious Tract Society; and sold by F. Collins, No. 60, Paternoster-row; and J. Nisbet, No. 15, Castle-street, Oxford-street

Notes:  Johnson Ballads fol. 1 is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V20979

Title: The toper's tale. An interesting story

First Line: In a small country village, an alehouse there stood

Themes:  Drunkenness

Johnson Ballads fol. 2

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Edition - Bod10882

Imprint Names:  Janeway, R.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1713

Imprint: London: Printed by R. Janeway, at the Corner of Dogwel-Court in White-Friars. 1713

Notes:  6 p. With: To the most illustrious hero, George Lewis [poem]


Ballad

Title: Two poems viz. 1. Plot upon plot: a ballad

First Line: Oh wicked Whigs! what can you mean?

Tune: Hey boys up go we

Firth c.7(40)




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Edition - Bod14377

Imprint Names:  Such, W.C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1922]

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V20673

Title: A copy of verses on the unemployed and the great distress in England

First Line: Some thousands in England are starving

Tune: Cast out

Themes:  Unemployment

Harding B 13(276)

Notes:  MS note on page: Purchased in London May 1922


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Edition - Bod14879

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 7 Dials

Notes:  Slip. Another issue forms part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(2257)


Ballad - Roud Number: 2409

Title: The bold farriers

First Line: Here's a health to all farriers

Themes:  Blacksmiths

Harding B 16(28b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod18605

Imprint Names:  Evans, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1811

Imprint: Publish'd June 1st, 1811, by T. Evans No. 79 Long Lane West Smithfield London

Notes:  An engraving; coloured illustration


Ballad - Roud Number: 1790

Title: Robin Hood and the fifteen foresters

First Line: Robin Hood was a tall young man

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Harding B 37(39)

Notes:  An engraving; coloured illustration


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Edition - Bod18638

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:  The cuts are the same as Douce Ballads 1(37a).


Ballad - Roud Number: V1872

Title: Coridon and Parthenia, the languishing shepherd made happy. Or, Faithful love rewarded

First Line: When busie Fame o're all the plain

Tune: When busy fame

References:

ESTC: R228111

Themes:  Pastoral

Don. b.13(14)

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Edition - Bod19284

Imprint Names:  Griffiths, V.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed for the Author, No. 10, Cumberland-Street, Shoreditch; and sold by V. Griffiths, Printer, No. 1, Paternoster-Row


Ballad

Title: An elegy, on the much-lamented death of the hon. and rev. William Bromley Cadogan

First Line: Hark! 'tis the sound of grief I hear!

Themes:  Death

Johnson Ballads 1274

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Edition - Bod19341

Imprint Names:  Phillips, E.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1893

Imprint: Printed with the Author's kind permission by Mrs. E. Phillips, Vaughan House, Morland Road, Croydon, from whom copies can be obtained

Notes:  Printed on both sides. The recto is an appeal for protection of larks

Series Identifier: Fin, Fur, and Feather Leaflets 1


Ballad - Roud Number: V2030

Title: The skylarks in an East-End bird market

First Line: Oh, the sky, the sky, the open sky

Authors:  Rodd, Rennell

Johnson Ballads 1334

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Edition - Bod20481

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: Hodges, from (I. Pitts,) Printer 3[1] Dudley Street, late Monmouth Streee [sic] Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1182

Title: Fox chase or Tally ho hark away

First Line: The sun had just peep'd his head o'er the hills

Themes:  Hunting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1024

Title: Rigs o' barley

First Line: It was upon a Lammas night

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Subjects:  Scotland

Johnson Ballads 505

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Edition - Bod20667

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, from Pitts, Wholesale toy and [marble] warehouse, [3]1, [Dudley] Street (late Monmou[th street)] Seven Dials

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads. See Firth b.25(398).


Ballad - Roud Number: 2683

Title: Tara's old hall

First Line: O Erin my country, altho' thy harp slumbers

Themes:  Ireland

2806 b.10(190)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod23045

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

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

Notes:  Douce Ballads 2(268a) is another edition Wood E 25(1) is another edition


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

4o Rawl. 566(13)

Notes:  Torn upper right corner; lacking one illustration and part of text.


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Edition - Bod23478

Imprint Names:  Vere, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1644 and 1680

Imprint: London, Printed for T. Vere, at the sign of the Angel, without Newgate

Notes:  Compare the first illustration to Douce Ballads 1(121b).


Ballad - Roud Number: 139

Title: Joan's ale is new; or; A new merry medly

First Line: There was a jovial tinker

References:

ESTC: R233162

Themes:  Beer

Douce Ballads 1(105b)

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Edition - Bod23512

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) 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: R232898

Themes:  Seduction

Douce Ballads 1(25b)

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Edition - Bod23528

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

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(13a) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V19578

Title: The batchelors ballad: or A remedy against love

First Line: No more silly Cupid

Tune: The Duke of Monmouth's jig

Themes:  Bachelors

4o Rawl. 566(17)

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Edition - Bod23546

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for Phillip Brooksby next door to the Golden-Ball in West-Smith-field

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(121a) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V9798

Title: Love and honour; or, The lovers farewel to Calista

First Line: Farewel my Calista my joy and my grief

Tune: Now the tyrant has stoln

References:

ESTC: R235599

Themes:  Rejected suitor

Douce Ballads 1(136b)

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Edition - Bod23548

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.Clarke, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1674 and 1679

Imprint: London, Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, J. Wright, and J. Clarke

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(59b) is another edition.


Ballad

Title: The distressed damosels downfall by a deceitfull youngman

First Line: You pritty maidens all

Tune: Franklin is dead and gone

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

4o Rawl. 566(80)

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Edition - Bod23555

Imprint Names:  Walter, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1700]

Imprint: Printed for J. Walter, at the Golden Ball in Pyecorner

Notes:  Compare the first three illustrations to Douce Ballads 1(14b).


Ballad - Roud Number: V5711

Title: The beggars chorus, in the Jovial crew

First Line: There was a jovial beggar

Authors:  Brome, Richard, d. 1652

Notes:  A Jovial Crew, or, The Merry Beggars (1641)

References:

ESTC: R231116

Themes:  Beggars

Douce Ballads 1(17a)

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Edition - Bod23726

Imprint Names:  Clarke, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1673 and 1686

Imprint: Printed for J. Clarke at the Harp and Bible in West-Smith- field

Notes:  Amintas and Claudia is Douce Ballads 1(6a)


Ballad - Roud Number: V8231

Title: The amorous shepherd, and coy shepherdess, or, An answer to Amintas and Claudia

First Line: Clear was the morning and azure the skie

Tune: Calm was the evening, &c

References:

ESTC: R232859

Themes:  Pastoral

Douce Ballads 1(9a)

Notes:  Sheet divided


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Edition - Bod24035

Imprint Names:  Sheppard, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1791

Imprint: Publish'd July 1st, 1791, by C. Sheppard, No. 19, Lambert Hill, Doctors Commons, London

Notes:  An engraving


Ballad - Roud Number: 1790

Title: Robin Hood and the fifteen foresters

First Line: Robin Hood was a tall young man

References:

ESTC: N70898

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Douce Ballads 3(123a)

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Douce FF 71(15)

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Edition - Bod4972

Imprint Names:  Marshall, J.Hazard, S.White, R.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBathLondon

Date  [1795]

Imprint: Sold by J. Marshall ... No. 17, Queen Street, Cheapside, and No. 4, Aldermary Church-Yard, and R. White, Piccadilly, London. By S. Hazard ... Bath

Notes:  2803 b.1(4) is another edition.

Series Identifier: Cheap repository


Ballad - Roud Number: V1926

Title: Patient Joe; or, the Newcastle collier

First Line: Have you heard of a collier of honest renown

Authors:  More, Hannah, 1745-1833

References:

ESTC: T43772

Themes:  Coalmines and mining

Johnson Ballads fol. 184

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Vet. A5 a.15(22)

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Edition - Bod1182

Imprint Names:  Morgan, J.Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  18--

Imprint: [1] H. Paul, Printer, 22, Brick lane, Spitalfields [2] Paul Printer 18 Great Saint Andrew Stree[t] 7 Dials, And sold by J. Morgan 46 Brick Lane Spitalfields


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V16508

Title: The London merchant's daugher, and her young sailor bold

First Line: Young men and maid maidens pray give attention

Tune: The banks of sweet primroses

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusLovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1402

Title: The beautiful muff

First Line: A buxom young damsel on a cold winter's night

Tune: Dumble down deary

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 640 is another issue of this ballad alone

Themes:  Sexual intercourse

Firth b.34(168)

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Edition - Bod1230

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1838 and 1845

Imprint: [1st ballad] Printed by J. Paul and Co., 2 and 3 Monmouth Court, 7 Dials. [2nd ballad] J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth- court, 7 Dials

Notes:  2806 c.16(243) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1663

Title: The pensioner's complaint

First Line: You neighbours all listen, a story I'll tell

Notes:  Harding B 16(201b) is another impression of this ballad alone. Harding B 16(201c) is another impression of this ballad alone.

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 802

Title: Don't let me die a maid

First Line: One day as I was walking I saw a lovely maid

Themes:  Marriage prospects - women

Firth c.26(92)

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Harding B 11(2988)

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