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Edition - Bod7244

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: H. Paul, Printer, 22, Brick lane, Spitalfields


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 560

Title: Black eyed Susan

First Line: All in the Downs the fleet was moor'd

Authors:  Gay, John, 1685-1732

Themes:  SailorsNaval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1053

Title: The robbers of the glen

First Line: Stand stranger stand, your jewels give

Notes:  Harding B 15(261b) is another issue of this ballad alone.

Themes:  Crime - 19th centuryRobbery

Firth b.26(37)

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Edition - Bod7461

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul Printer, 22, Brick-lane, Spitalfield[s]


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4048

Title: Mother Teasel's pudding

First Line: Now Christmas is a drawing near, let us all be jolly

Themes:  Christmas

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 560

Title: Black eyed Susan

First Line: All in the Downs the fleet was moor'd

Authors:  Gay, John, 1685-1732

Themes:  Naval

Firth b.26(98)

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Harding B 11(2498)

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Edition - Bod7463

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

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

Series Identifier: 123


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 714

Title: Mantle of green

First Line: As I went a walking one morning in June

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6581

Title: A life by de galley fire

First Line: A life by de galley fire, a home in de old caboose

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

3rd Ballad

Title: Was a jolly beggerman [sic]

First Line: There was a jolly beggar and a begging was bound

Themes:  Beggars

Firth c.26(57)

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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 - Bod10312

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: H. Paul, Printer, 22, Brick-lane, Spitalfields

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth b.26(156)


Ballad - Roud Number: V754

Title: A woman's the pride of the land

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

Themes:  Marriage - men

Firth c.20(86)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod10852

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail, by John O. Bebbington, 22, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Notes:  Harding B 11(1542) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 63


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1095

Title: Highland Mary

First Line: Ye fertile plains, and streams around

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1121

Title: Remember the poor

First Line: Cold winter is come, with its cold chilly breath

Themes:  Poverty

Firth c.26(70)

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Harding B 11(1541)

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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 - Bod10866

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 22 Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12547

Title: Our merry town

First Line: Gosh, dang it lads I've come again though many a mile I've been

Tune: Kitty Jones

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22830

Title: The wanderer

First Line: O cease a while ye winds to blow

Firth c.26(72)

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Edition - Bod10897

Imprint Names:  Carpenter, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1747

Imprint: London: Printed for H. Carpenter, in Fleet-street. 1746

Notes:  6 p. Firth b.22(f. 52) is another edition.


Ballad

Title: Plot or no plot, or Sir W---m and his spy foil'd. A new ballad

First Line: Ye lords, and ye Commons, give ear to my ditty

Tune: Derry down

References:

ESTC: N11553

Firth c.8(60)




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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 - Bod8085

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

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

Series Identifier: 108


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 370

Title: Dawning of the day

First Line: As I walked forth one morning fair, in the summer time

Subjects:  Bantry Bay (Ireland)

Themes:  SeductionMay

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V31045

Title: Faithless maiden

First Line: Scenes where memory fondly lingers

Firth b.34(83)

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Harding B 11(805)

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Edition - Bod8124

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  [1873]

Imprint: Pearson, Printer, 4, & 6, Chadderton St, Oldham Rd, Manchester


Ballad

Title: Lines on the fearful collision at sea. On ... January 22nd, 1873. the \"North fleet\" ... was run into by ... the \"Murillo\"

First Line: A gallant ship at anchor lay

Tune: Sailor's grave

Themes:  ShipwreckSteamships

Firth c.12(108)

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Edition - Bod8433

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Title in MS on reverse The same cut appears in Firth c.12(420), but lacking a portion. The text is the same setting of type as Harding B 22(105).


Ballad - Roud Number: 17509

Title: Never to sea again. A new song

First Line: Twas in the good ship Rover

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.12(407)

Notes:  Title in MS on reverse Slip


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Edition - Bod8484

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J Pitt, 14, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Slip. Harding B 22(290) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V3493

Title: Then say my sweet girl &c

First Line: Dear Nancy I've sail'd the world all round

Firth c.13(112)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod8972

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: [Printed and] Sold by John O. [Bebbington, 22 Goulden street,] Oldham Road Manchester

Series Identifier: 98


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15470

Title: The discharged soldier

First Line: Come all you sons of Britan [sic] and Irish heroes too

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1146

Title: Young Edwin the gallant hussar

First Line: A young maiden possessed of much beauty

Themes:  Soldiers

Firth c.14(311)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Edition - Bod16200

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Notes:  A variant of Firth c.22(25). Two other editions appear in sheets of two ballads; see Harding B 11(1881) and Harding B 11(1882).

Series Identifier: 391


Ballad - Roud Number: 139

Title: Joan's ale was new

First Line: There were six jovial tradesmen

Themes:  DrinkingBeer

Firth c.22(26)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod1182

Imprint Names:  Morgan, J.Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  18--

Imprint: [1] H. Paul, Printer, 22, Brick lane, Spitalfields [2] Paul Printer 18 Great Saint Andrew Stree[t] 7 Dials, And sold by J. Morgan 46 Brick Lane Spitalfields


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V16508

Title: The London merchant's daugher, and her young sailor bold

First Line: Young men and maid maidens pray give attention

Tune: The banks of sweet primroses

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusLovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1402

Title: The beautiful muff

First Line: A buxom young damsel on a cold winter's night

Tune: Dumble down deary

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 640 is another issue of this ballad alone

Themes:  Sexual intercourse

Firth b.34(168)

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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 - Bod1237

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail by John O. Bebbington, 22 Goulden-st Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 51


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15056

Title: The battle of Philedelphia [sic]

First Line: Come all you Roman Catholics that's from your native home

Themes:  Irish - U.S.A.Religious controversy - Ireland1852

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13862

Title: Light of other days

First Line: The light of other days is faded

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

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13755

Title: Alice Grey

First Line: She's all my fancy painted her

2806 b.10(60)

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Firth c.26(158)

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Edition - Bod6474

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 22 Goulden street, Oldham road, Manchester

Notes:  Harding B 11(1606) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 115


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1101

Title: Hurrah for the road

First Line: Hurrah over Hounslow heath to roam

Themes:  Highwaymen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V937

Title: Let me like a soldier fall

First Line: Oh, let me like a soldier fall

Themes:  Soldiers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 2668

Title: Poor dog Tray

First Line: On the green banks of Shannon, when Sheelagh was nigh

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  Dogs

Firth b.25(30)

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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 - 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 - Bod1234

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail by [John O. Bebbington, 22 Goulden]-street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Notes:  Harding B 11(2721) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 30


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V752

Title: Norah the pride of Kildare

First Line: As beauteous as Flora, is lovely young Norah

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23207

Title: Young girls mind this when you are married

First Line: I am a wife these dozen of years

Themes:  HouseworkMarriage - women

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 3025

Title: The maid of sweet Gorteen

First Line: Come all you gentle Muses combine and lend an ear

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusLovers partedServants

2806 b.11(271)

Notes:  Imprint defaced.


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Firth c.26(131)

Notes:  Imprint defaced.


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Firth c.26(183)

Notes:  Imprint defaced.


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Harding B 11(2720)

Notes:  Imprint defaced.


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