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Edition - Bod9794

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 229

Title: The little gipsy girl

First Line: My father is king of the gipsies 'tis true

Themes:  Gipsies

Firth c.18(194)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5332

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V34770

Title: Jolly gipsies, a new song

First Line: Come, come, come you dainty doxies

Themes:  Gipsies

Firth b.33(39)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1060

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2 & 3 Monmouth court, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V3789

Title: The contented squire. Answer to the Gipsy girl

First Line: As a squire one day a young gipsy did meet

Themes:  GipsiesSeductionCourtship - difference in social status

Firth b.25(76)

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Edition - Bod7914

Imprint Names:  Forth, W.

Imprint Locations:  Bridlington

Imprint: Forth, Printer, Bridlington

Series Identifier: 168


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1259

Title: The gipsy king

First Line: Oh, 'tis I am the gipsy king

Themes:  Gipsies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3975

Title: The Sledmere poachers

First Line: Come all you gallant poaching lads, and gan alang with me

Themes:  Poaching

Firth b.34(124)

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Edition - Bod6550

Imprint Names:  Brander, A.C.

Imprint Locations:  Elgin

Imprint: A.C. Brander, Printer, Elgin


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1

Title: Gipsie laddie

First Line: There were seven gypsies in a gang

Themes:  GipsiesMarriage - desertion

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17784

Title: Female rambling sailor

First Line: Come all young people far and near

Themes:  Women sailors

Firth b.25(26)

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Edition - Bod7390

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 4


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1245

Title: When we went out a gipsying

First Line: In the days when we went a gipsying

Authors:  Ransford, Edwin, 1805-1876

Themes:  Pastoral

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13784

Title: Happy land

First Line: Happy land! happy land!

Firth b.26(519)

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Harding B 11(4139)

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Johnson Ballads 1679

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Johnson Ballads 1680

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Johnson d.1773(p. 130v)

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Edition - Bod7719

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 128


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3787

Title: The gipsy girl

First Line: They wiled me from my greenwood home

Themes:  Gipsies

2nd Ballad

Title: Ole Joe

First Line: Ole Joe sat at the garden gate

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth b.27(492)

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Harding B 11(1314)

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Johnson Ballads 3355

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Edition - Bod6570

Imprint Names:  Forth, W.

Imprint Locations:  Bridlington

Imprint: Forth, Printer, Bridlington

Series Identifier: 145


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1

Title: The gipsy laddy

First Line: There were seven gipsies in a gang

Themes:  GipsiesMarriage - desertion

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V143

Title: The Arab steed

First Line: Oh, bring me but my Arab steed

Themes:  Arab horse

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V7191

Title: The deep, deep sea

First Line: Oh come with me, my love

Firth b.25(220)

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Harding B 11(1318)

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Edition - Bod6960

Imprint Names:  Ross, JohnStewartDalton, W.

Imprint Locations:  NewcastleCarlisleYork

Date  between 1847 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and Sold by John Ross, Arcade, Newcastle; may be had of Stewart, 139, Botchergate, Carlisle, and Dalton, 96 Walmgate, York

Series Identifier: 95


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1

Title: The gipsy laddie

First Line: There were seven gipsies in a gang

Themes:  GipsiesMarriage - desertion

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13805

Title: My gentle mother dear

First Line: There was a place in childhood

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

Themes:  Mothers

Firth b.26(198)

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Harding B 11(1316)

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Edition - Bod10391

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer, & Publisher, 177, Union- street, Boro'., S.E.

Series Identifier: 532


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V17337

Title: The seven ages of man

First Line: In prime of years when I was young

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17498

Title: I'd be a gipsy

First Line: I'd be a gipsy merry and free

Themes:  Gipsies

Firth c.21(46)

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Edition - Bod8015

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 22 Goulden Street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 109


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 6128

Title: The oul' bog hole

First Line: The pig is in the mire and the cow is on the grass

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1259

Title: Gipsy king

First Line: Oh 'tis I am the gipsy king

Themes:  Gipsies

Firth c.26(28)

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Edition - Bod10726

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

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  between 1858 and 1861

Imprint: John Bebbington, Printer, 31, Oldham Road, Manchester. Sold by J. Beaumont, 176, York Street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 464


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V11672

Title: The timid hare

First Line: The trees are all bare not a leaf to be seen

Themes:  Winter

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 346

Title: We are all jolly fellows that follow the plough

First Line: When four o'clock comes, then up we all rise

Themes:  Agricultural laborers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1244

Title: What a merry life we gipsies lead

First Line: What a merry life we gipsies lead

Themes:  Gipsies

Firth c.26(3)

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Edition - Bod1232

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, Printer, 4 & 6, Chadderton St., Oldham Road, Manchester

Notes:  Firth c.26(273) is another issue.

Series Identifier: 736


1st Ballad

Title: Esmeralda

First Line: Where is the little gipsy's home?

Authors:  Halliday, Andrew, 1830-1877

Performers:  Rudersdorff, Hermine, 1822-1882

Themes:  Gipsies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V29736

Title: Do everyone as you can!

First Line: John Henry Sharp, is my name

Themes:  Gambling

Firth c.26(115)

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Edition - Bod7177

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Machine and General Printer, 177, Union Street, Borough

Notes:  Harding B 11(2357) is another edition. Harding B 11(2357) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 104


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V14848

Title: Mary May

First Line: They have chosen some proud stranger

Notes:  Harding B 15(187b) is another edition of this ballad alone

Themes:  Rejected suitorSocial status

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3787

Title: The gipsy girl

First Line: They wiled me from my greenwood home

Themes:  Gipsies

Firth b.26(304)

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Edition - Bod7343

Imprint Names:  Wilson, J.

Imprint Locations:  Bideford

Imprint: Wilson, Printer, Bideford


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13856

Title: Answer to Jeannette and Jeannot

First Line: Cheer up, cheer up my own Jeannette

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13771

Title: The gipsy's tent

First Line: Our fire on the turf and tent 'neath the hill

Themes:  Gipsies

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3089

Title: Life on the ocean wave

First Line: A life on the ocean wave, a home on the rolling deep

Authors:  Serjeant, E.

Themes:  Naval

Firth b.26(472)

Notes:  Printed on printer's waste; on reverse is part of a single- sheet gazetteer.


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Edition - Bod7408

Imprint Names:  Woolcock, R.

Imprint Locations:  Helston

Imprint: Woolcock, Printer and Binder, Helston


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1245

Title: Days when we went gipsying

First Line: In the days when we went gipsying

Authors:  Ransford, Edwin, 1805-1876

Themes:  Pastoral

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1945

Title: Going ober de mountain

First Line: Oh here I am: both old and young

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth b.26(535)

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Edition - Bod7473

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 1


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V815

Title: Smile again, bonny lassie

First Line: Smile again, my bonny lassie

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22204

Title: Those evening bells

First Line: Those evening bells, those evening bells

Themes:  Bells

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 229

Title: The little gipsy girl

First Line: My father is king of the gipsies, 'tis true

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V595

Title: May Britain ever rule the main!

First Line: When seated round the festive board

Firth b.27(116)

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Johnson Ballads 3361

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Edition - Bod10772

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, Printer, 4 & 6, Chadderton St., Oldham Road, Manchester

Notes:  Firth c.26(115) is another issue.

Series Identifier: 763


1st Ballad

Title: Esmerelda

First Line: Where is the little gipsy's home?

Authors:  Halliday, Andrew, 1830-1877

Performers:  Rudersdorff, Hermine, 1822-1882

Themes:  Gipsies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V29736

Title: Do everyone as you can!

First Line: John Henry Sharp, is my name

Themes:  Gambling

Firth c.26(273)

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Edition - Bod8848

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 44


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13771

Title: Gipsy's tent

First Line: Our fire on the turf, and tent 'neath the hill

Themes:  Gipsies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 155

Title: Mary of the wild moor

First Line: 'Twas one cold night when the wind

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: The Irish recruit

First Line: About nine months ago I was digging the land

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

Firth c.26(275)

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Edition - Bod1057

Imprint Names:  Brander, A.C.

Imprint Locations:  Elgin

Imprint: A.C. Brander, Printer, Elgin


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4975

Title: The Rose of Dundee

First Line: Early one Mondy [sic] morning, as I walked Dundee street

2nd Ballad

Title: Gypsie laddie

First Line: There were seven gypsies in a gang

Themes:  Gipsies

2806 c.11(133)

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Firth b.25(56)

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Edition - Bod5711

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

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


Ballad

Title: The last lady found

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

Subjects:  Dublin (Ireland)

Themes:  GipsiesAbduction

Firth c.18(166)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8817

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1764

Title: Gipsy's warning

First Line: Do not trust him gentle lady

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3088

Title: The Ashantee war; or, Soldier's farewell

First Line: Oh sister I must soon be going

Themes:  Ashanti war, 1873-1874

Firth c.14(150)

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Edition - Bod9434

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: Disley, Printer, 57, High-street, St. Giles


Ballad - Roud Number: 901

Title: The lost lady found

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

Subjects:  Dublin (Ireland)

Themes:  GipsiesAbduction

Firth c.18(167)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9738

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Notes:  See Harding B 11(4385) Slip. Part of a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 11(4385)


Ballad - Roud Number: 1628

Title: The squire and gipsey girl

First Line: One spring morning early a squire was straying

Themes:  Gipsies

Firth c.18(195)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod20563

Imprint Names:  Clark, Charles

Imprint Locations:  Great Totham

Date  1844

Imprint: Tiptree Heath, Essex, 1844


Ballad - Roud Number: V2207

Title: Tiptree races. The days when Tiptree was our pride

First Line: In the days when Tiptree was our pride

Tune: The days when we went gipsying

Authors:  Clark, Charles, 1806-1880

Themes:  Horse-racing

2805 c.6(41)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth c.19(90)

Notes:  Firth c.19(90) torn upper left corner Slip


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