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Edition - Bod1593

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 22, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, and sold by H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter's St., Leeds

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Johnson Ballads 1866

Series Identifier: 179


Ballad - Roud Number: 620

Title: My poor Black Bess

First Line: When fortune, blind goddess, she fled my abode

Themes:  Highwaymen

2806 c.16(274)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 16(162b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod5306

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 22 Goulden St. Oldham Road Manchester. And sold by H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter Street, Leeds

Notes:  Harding B 11(450) is another impression

Series Identifier: 158


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2062

Title: Bride's farewell

First Line: Farewell mother! tears are streaming

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 503

Title: Their [sic] was a jolly miller

First Line: There was a jolly miller once

Themes:  Social status

Harding B 11(449)

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Edition - Bod2234

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 22 Goulden-Street Oldham-Road, Manchester; and Sold by H. Andrews St. Peter-Street Leeds

Series Identifier: 169


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3450

Title: Poor Tom

First Line: Mas'r I can tell you nothing

Performers:  Johnson, W.

Notes:  Based on a passage in Uncle Tom's Cabin / by Harriet Beecher Stowe

Themes:  Slavery

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13793

Title: Merry bells of England

First Line: O the merry bells of England, I love to hear them sound

Themes:  Bells

Harding B 11(3111)

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Edition - Bod11308

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 22 Goulden-Street Oldham-Road, Manchester; and Sold by H. Andrews St. Peter-Street Leeds

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(3111)


Ballad - Roud Number: 13793

Title: Merry bells of England

First Line: O the merry bells of England, I love to hear them sound

Themes:  Bells

Harding B 17(192b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1871

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1872

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod7190

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed & Sold by [John O. Bebbing]ton, 22 [Gould]en-st., Oldham Road, Manchester; also by [J. Beaumont] 176, York St., Leeds

Series Identifier: 117


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2637

Title: Crafty ploughboy

First Line: Please to draw near, and the truth I'll declare

Themes:  Highwaymen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3847

Title: Banks of the Dee!

First Line: It was summer, so softly the breezes were blowing

Authors:  Tait, John, 1748-1817

Firth c.26(43)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Edition - Bod7947

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: [Bebbington], Printer, 22, [Goulden]-street, Oldham Road, and sold by H. Andrews 27, St. Peter's St., Leeds

Notes:  Slip. Verse and prose. Part of a sheet of two ballads. See Firth c.26(81)


Ballad - Roud Number: V6779

Title: Merry ploughboy

First Line: One Saturday night, I remember it well

Notes:  Verse and prose. Part of a sheet of two ballads. See Firth c.26(81)

Themes:  ProstitutionCountryman in town

Firth b.34(176)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod10124

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 22 Goulden St. Oldham Road Manchester and sold by H. Andrews, 27, St.Peter Street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 171


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 519

Title: Van Dieman's Land

First Line: Come all you gallant poachers, that ramble void of care

Themes:  Transported convict

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V200

Title: Behold how brightly

First Line: Behold how brightly breaks the morning

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V7900

Title: Why are you you [sic] weeping

First Line: Why are you weeping dear mother

Firth c.19(60)

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Edition - Bod10864

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 22, Goulden-street, Oldham Road and sold by H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter St, Leeds

Series Identifier: 191


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6779

Title: Merry ploughboy

First Line: One Saturday night, I remember it well

Notes:  Verse and prose

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V13009

Title: Honest John Bull

First Line: Here's a health to old honest John Bull

Firth c.26(81)

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Edition - Bod8234

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 22 Goulden-Street Oldham-Road, Manchester; and Sold by H. Andrews St. Peter-Street Leeds


Ballad - Roud Number: 221

Title: Young Henry's downfall

First Line: Come all you wild and wicked youths wherever you may be

Themes:  Transported convict

Harding B 17(349a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod19646

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 22, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, and sold by H. Andrews 27, St. Peter's Street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 179


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15195

Title: Far, far upon the sea

First Line: Far, far upon the sea

Themes:  Sailing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 620

Title: My poor Black Bess

First Line: When fortune, blind goddess, she fled my abode

Subjects:  Turpin, Richard, 1706-1739

Themes:  HighwaymenCrime - 19th century

Johnson Ballads 1866

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Edition - Bod1215

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 22, Goulden St. Oldham Road Manchester and sold by H. Andrews 27, St. Peter Street, Leeds

Notes:  Firth c.26(288) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 159


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4894

Title: Kerry eagle

First Line: You sons of Hibernia now listen awhile to my song

Subjects:  O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847

Themes:  Politics and government - Ireland, 19th century

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V129

Title: Angel's whisper

First Line: A baby was sleeping

2806 b.10(21)

Notes:  2806 b.10(21); Imperfect: imprint defaced.


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Firth c.26(36)

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Edition - Bod6866

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold by John O. Bebbington, 22 Goulden St, Oldham Road, Manchester; also by J. Beaumont 176, York Street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 107


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12882

Title: Cot where I was born

First Line: I've roamed beneath a foreign sky

Themes:  Emigration

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13784

Title: Happy land

First Line: Happy land! whate'er my fate in life may be

Themes:  Emigration

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1627

Title: Erin go bragh

First Line: My name's Duncan Cambell, from the shire of Argyle

Themes:  Emigration - IrishIrish - Scotland

Firth c.26(15)

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Edition - Bod10716

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Imprint: [1st ballad] Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester; sold by J. Beaumont, 176, York-street, Leeds. [2nd ballad] Bebbington, Printer, 22, Goulden-street Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 214


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 23094

Title: The tailor done over

First Line: A tailor I once was as happy as may be

Themes:  Rejected suitorTailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22830

Title: The wanderer

First Line: O cease a while ye winds to blow

Firth c.26(119)

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Edition - Bod18130

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  [c.1850]

Imprint: Printed and Sold by John O. Bebbington, 22 Goulden Street, Oldham Road, Manchester; also by J. Beaumont 176, York Street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 91


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15075

Title: We may be happy yet

First Line: Oh smile as thou wert wont to smile

Authors:  Bunn, A. (Alfred), 1796-1860

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6560

Title: Death of Wellington

First Line: On the 14th of September near to the town of Deal

Subjects:  Wellington, Arthur Wellesley, Duke of, 1769-1852

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 378

Title: Bonny blue handkerchief

First Line: As I was a walking one morning in May

2806 c.16(116)

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Harding B 11(4089)

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Opie P 550(22)

Edition - Bod1221

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed & Sold by John O. Bebbington, 22 Goulden St, Oldham Road, Manchester; also by J. Beaumont 176, York Street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 70


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V659

Title: England for ever, the land boys we live in

First Line: Since our foes to invade us have long been preparing

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

Themes:  French invasion scares, 1852

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1106

Title: Share my cottage

First Line: Oh, share my cottage gentle maid

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V722

Title: We met

First Line: We met, 'twas in a crowd

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

Firth c.26(61)

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Edition - Bod12271

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Imprint: [1st ballad] Bebbington, Printer, 22, Goulden Street, Oldham Road, Manchester, and Sold by H. Andrews, 27, St, Peter Street, Leeds. [2nd ballad] Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden- street, Oldham Road, Manchester; sold by J. Beaumont, 176, York-street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 192


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 167

Title: Leicester chambermaid

First Line: It's of a brisk young butcher as I have heard them say

Themes:  TavernsServantsPaternity

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1085

Title: The gown of green

First Line: As my love and I were walking to view the meadows round

Themes:  Great Britain - coloniesAmerican Revolution, 1775-1783

Harding B 11(2104)

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