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Edition - Bod19984

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2950

Title: The gipsy mother's grave

First Line: Far from the city's noise and strife

Authors:  Morwood, Vernon S.

Themes:  Gipsies

2nd Ballad

Title: The gipsies' appeal

First Line: Ye Christians of England, whose sympathies glow

Tune: Sweet home

Authors:  Morwood, Vernon S.

Themes:  Gipsies

Johnson Ballads 2523

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Edition - Bod19983

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  The border illustration is a lithograph.


Ballad - Roud Number: V8452

Title: The gipsies' Welsh song

First Line: Baisez les beaux yeux

Themes:  Gipsies

Johnson Ballads 2521

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Johnson Ballads 2522

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Edition - Bod19494

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: V3792

Title: Gipsy dance

First Line: Come to the old oak tree

Johnson Ballads 1913

Notes:  Slip


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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 - Bod1974

Imprint Names:  Walker

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  18--

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 65


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15019

Title: The land of the West

First Line: Oh, come to the West, love -- oh, come there with me

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17498

Title: I'd be a gipsy

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

Themes:  Gipsies

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13844

Title: The blighted flower

First Line: I had a flower within my garden growing

Themes:  Seduction

Harding B 11(2056)

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Johnson Ballads 1614

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1614 is a photocopy of the Durham University copy.


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Johnson d.1773(p. 143v)

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Edition - Bod6022

Imprint Names:  Batchelar, D.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1836 and 1842

Imprint: Printed and sold by D. Batchelar, 14, Hackney Road Crescent, near Shoreditch Church


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V27907

Title: The gipsy's life

First Line: The gipsy's life is a joyous life

Themes:  Gipsies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13847

Title: The Canadian boat song

First Line: Faintly as tolls the evening chime

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

Johnson Ballads 2

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Edition - Bod12495

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryal and Co., Printers 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3791

Title: The merry gipsy band

First Line: List to the lay of a gipsy band

Themes:  Gipsies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4441

Title: Nothing

First Line: When rhyming & verses at first were in fashion

Performers:  Williams, Mr.

Performance Locations:  Vauxhall Gardens

Harding B 11(2412)

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Johnson Ballads 1107

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Edition - Bod19399

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson & Son, (late J. Ruseell [sic],) Printers, Moor- street, Birmingham


1st Ballad

Title: Grandmother's boy

First Line: Now I'm all right, as you may see

Tune: Molly Maybush

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3799

Title: The chief of the gipsy tribe

First Line: Oh, I am a chief of the gipsy tribe

Tune: King of the forest glade

Themes:  Gipsies

Johnson Ballads 1395

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Edition - Bod19415

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: William Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V22840

Title: Days we went a-gipsying

First Line: In great Hyde Park, like lots of larks

Authors:  Ransford, Edwin, 1805-1876

Themes:  GipsiesCrystal palace (London, England)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V25420

Title: Pretty [lo]ve birds!

First Line: Pretty love birds, dear love birds, who gave you your name

3rd Ballad
Johnson Ballads 1434

Notes:  The cut is coloured.


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Edition - Bod19950

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1895]

Ballad - Roud Number: V3937

Title: An English summer

First Line: Oh, is it not a blessed thing

Tune: The days we went a gipsying

Authors:  Townsend, David

Themes:  Temperance

Johnson Ballads 2476

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Edition - Bod11703

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 62


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3572

Title: The battle and the breeze

First Line: To Britain's glorious walls of oak

Subjects:  IndiaWest Indies

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17497

Title: Speak of a man as you find him

First Line: Oh speak of a man as you find him

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13771

Title: The gipsy's tent

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

Themes:  Gipsies

Harding B 11(175)

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Johnson Ballads 1566

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1566 is a photocopy


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Johnson d.1773(p. 142v)

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Edition - Bod12683

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1245

Title: The days when we went gipsying

First Line: In the days when we went gipsying

Authors:  Ransford, Edwin, 1805-1876

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V754

Title: A woman is the pride of the land

First Line: Come, married and single, together pray mingle

Tune: Jenny Jones

Themes:  Marriage - men

Johnson Ballads 2446

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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 - Bod19405

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: William Jackson & Son, Printers, 21, Moor-street, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: Pretty ploughboy

First Line: It is of a pretty ploughboy was gazing o'er his plough

Themes:  Press-gangsLovers parted

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 229

Title: The little gipsy lass

First Line: My father is king of the gypsys it's true

Themes:  Gipsies

Johnson Ballads 1403

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Edition - Bod20095

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2 & 3, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1245

Title: When we went out a gipsying

First Line: In the days when we went gipsying

Authors:  Ransford, Edwin, 1805-1876

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V18982

Title: My father land

First Line: I here [sic] them speak of my father land

Subjects:  Switzerland

Themes:  Emigration

Johnson Ballads 290

Notes:  Torn at lower edge


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Edition - Bod5848

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

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: J.O. Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester, and sold by John Beaumont, 176, York-st., and H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter's-street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 317


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6522

Title: Seaport town of ---

First Line: O dear, O dear, this a curious age is

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 229

Title: The little gipsey girl

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

Themes:  Gipsies

Harding B 11(3445)

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Johnson Ballads 1876

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Edition - Bod108

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Paul and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials, and 35, Hanover Street, Portsea

Notes:  Harding B 11(1321) is another issue Harding B 11(1321) is another issue Harding B 11(1321) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13771

Title: The gipsy's tent

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

Notes:  Harding B 17(110a) is another issue of this ballad alone

Themes:  Gipsies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4644

Title: Old Adam

First Line: In the green forest where old Adam dwelt

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3024

Title: Knight of the golden crest

First Line: The banner wav'd on the castle walls

Johnson Ballads 651

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Edition - Bod14576

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: H. Such, Printer, 123, Union Street, Boro' S.E.

Notes:  Slip. Another impression forms part of a sheet of three; see Harding B 11(3770) Slip. Another impression forms part of a sheet of three; see Harding B 11(3770)


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: V449

Title: There is a flower that bloometh

First Line: There is a flower that bloometh

Themes:  Memory

Harding B 15(117a)

Notes:  Slip. Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 3148

Notes:  Slip. Slip.


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Edition - Bod158

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed by J Pitts, Toy Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St Andrew st. 7 dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 518

Title: The rambing [sic] sailor

First Line: I am a sailor stout & bold long time I have ploughed the ocean

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V748

Title: Phoebe or the beauty of Dundee

First Line: In the lowlands of Scotland fair Phoebe did dwe[ll]

Themes:  GipsiesSeductionPregnancy

Johnson Ballads 966

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Edition - Bod13284

Imprint Names:  Walker

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 74


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1704

Title: The stolen child

First Line: Alone on the heather a fair child was straying

Themes:  Gipsies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 12680

Title: The woodpecker

First Line: I knew by the smoke that so gracefully curl'd

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 10918

Title: The wife's dream

First Line: Now tell me, Mary, how it is that you can look so gay

Themes:  DrunkennessDomestic relations

Harding B 11(3669)

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Johnson Ballads 1669

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Johnson d.1773(p. 127v)

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Edition - Bod15008

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High Street, St. Giles, W.C.

Notes:  Slip. Harding B 15(57b) is another issue but with a different cut. The same setting of type as 2806 c.13(271)


Ballad - Roud Number: V370

Title: Come to the old oak tree

First Line: Come to the old oak tree

Themes:  Gipsies

Johnson Ballads 3122

Notes:  Slip.

Edition - Bod19319

Imprint Names:  Neesom, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Published by C. Neesom, 93, Brick Lane, Bethnal Green, (Near the Railway Arch.)


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1389

Title: Bobbing around

First Line: In August last on one fine day

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14995

Title: Safely follow him

First Line: O follow him, nor fearful deem

Themes:  Gipsies

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V8728

Title: Mother, be proud of your boy in blue

First Line: Cheer up, cheer up, my mother dear

Themes:  Sailors

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V943

Title: Lady fair

First Line: Oh! lady fair, where art thou roaming

Johnson Ballads 1311

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Edition - Bod22996

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 90


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4262

Title: The days we went to sign the pledge

First Line: In the days we went to sign the pledge

Tune: The days we went a-gipsying

Themes:  Temperance

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V10228

Title: The patriot spirit

First Line: Blest be the cause that in patriot glory

Tune: I'd be a butterfly

Themes:  Temperance

2806 d.31(9)

Notes:  Printed on blue paper


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Harding B 11(809)

Notes:  Printed on blue paper


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Johnson Ballads 2444

Notes:  Printed on blue paper


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Johnson Ballads 2445

Notes:  Printed on blue paper


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Edition - Bod2788

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

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

Notes:  Harding B 15(57b) is a duplicate, with an additional illustration pasted adjacent. Slip. Harding B 15(58a) is another issue but with a different cut. The same setting of type as 2806 c.13(271)


Ballad - Roud Number: V370

Title: Come to the old oak tree

First Line: Come to the old oak tree

Themes:  Gipsies

Johnson Ballads 3121

Notes:  Slip.

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