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Edition - Bod2024

Imprint Names:  Stewart, B.

Imprint Locations:  Carlisle

Imprint: Stewart, 139, Botchergate, Carlisle


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 7413

Title: Lucy Long

First Line: Since you wish to hear me

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 229

Title: The little gipsy girl

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

Themes:  Gipsies

Harding B 11(2265)

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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 - Bod13351

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer, 123, Union St., Boro

Notes:  Harding B 11(3771) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 136


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4883

Title: Nelly Gray

First Line: It's of an old green valley, on the old Kentucky shore

Performers:  Christy Minstrels

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13771

Title: Gipsy's tent

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

Themes:  Gipsies

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V449

Title: There is a flower that bloometh

First Line: There is a flower that bloometh

Harding B 11(3770)

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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 - Bod7119

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine & Song Printer & Publisher 177, Union Street, Borough

Notes:  Harding B 11(3770) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 136


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4883

Title: Nelly Gray

First Line: It's of an old green valley, on the old Kentucky shore

Performers:  Christy Minstrels

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13771

Title: Gipsy's tent

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

Themes:  Gipsies

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V449

Title: There is a flower that bloometh

First Line: There is a flower that bloometh

Harding B 11(3771)

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Edition - Bod14074

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmoth [sic] Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1705

Title: Answer to the stolen child

First Line: Oh, weep, not so lady, thy tears are fasr [sic] streaming

Themes:  GipsiesKidnapping

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 15431

Title: Carry me back to ole Virginny shore

First Line: Oh, if I wss [sic] only young again

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsyVirginia

Harding B 11(89)

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Edition - Bod13591

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, and Toy warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew- street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad

Title: When we went out a gipseying

First Line: In the days we went gipsying

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 7891

Title: [S]uch a gitting up stairs

First Line: At Kentuck last night a party met

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V909

Title: The charity boy

First Line: No doubt you wonders who I is

Themes:  Boys

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V903

Title: The cachuca

First Line: Now to the castanet merrily sounding

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V31867

Title: Under the rose

First Line: If a secret you'd keep

Firth b.26(142)

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