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Edition - Bod12722

Imprint Names:  Ford, W.

Imprint Locations:  Sheffield

Imprint: W. Ford, Printer, York-street, Sheffield


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20753

Title: Bill Block

First Line: Bill Block was the tar that no danger did fear

Themes:  SailorsVirtue

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 229

Title: Gipsy girl

First Line: My father is king of the gipsies its true

Themes:  Social statusGipsies

Harding B 11(273)

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Edition - Bod2459

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 - Roud Number: V314

Title: The peace of the valley

First Line: The peace of the valley is fled!

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V17523

Title: Such a getting out of bed

First Line: Oh, is it not most strange to think

Themes:  Marriage - men

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V689

Title: The gipsy queen

First Line: Oh 'tis I'm a gipsy queen

Themes:  Gipsies

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V17412

Title: Captain Death

First Line: The muse and the hero together are fir'd

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 11(3990)

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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 - Bod18772

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 - Roud Number: V504

Title: The brave old admiral

First Line: How gladly, how merrily, we ride along the sea

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22798

Title: Four & ninepenny tile

First Line: List my friends all around

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 229

Title: The gipsey girl

First Line: My father was king of the gipsies you know

Themes:  Gipsies

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 2554

Title: My bonny blooming Highland Jane

First Line: As I walked out one morning fair

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V931

Title: Oft in the stilly night

First Line: Oft in the stilly night

Harding B 40(25b)

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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 - Bod12612

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 61


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: V1102

Title: My own granny dear

First Line: Cried William, when just come from sea

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 2675

Title: The robin's petition

First Line: When the leaves had forsaken the tree

Themes:  Robin, the

Harding B 11(2579)

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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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