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Sheet - 2806 b.10(22)

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Series Identifier: 615


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12822

Title: Paddy mouse

First Line: Once in old Ireland there started a mouse

Themes:  Ireland


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 16259

Title: Phoenix of the Hall

First Line: One day for recreation and silent meditation



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Sheet - Firth c.22(54)

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Series Identifier: 16


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9495

Title: Prime the cup, fill it high

First Line: Prime the cup, fill it high

Themes:  Drinking


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 5898

Title: The boatman of de Ohio

First Line: De boatman dance, de boatman sing

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V12506

Title: De color'd fancy ball

First Line: Oh! when soft music's sounding, de Yaller gals to enthral

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy



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Sheet - Wood 402(22, 23)

Imprint Names:  Clarke, J.Thackeray, W.Passinger, T.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1684 and 1686

Ballad - Roud Number: V7969

Title: A most excellent ballad of St. George for England, and the kings daughter of Egypt, whom he delivere [sic] from death

First Line: Of Hectors deeds did Homer sing

Tune: Flying fame

References:

ESTC: R214246

Subjects:  EgyptGeorge, saint



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Sheet - Harding B 23(22)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  1796

Ballad - Roud Number: 263

Title: The Berkshire tragedy, or, The Wittam miller

First Line: Young men and maidens all give ear

References:

ESTC: T21548

Subjects:  Oxford (England)

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentMurderNewspapers



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Sheet - Harding B 2(2)

Imprint Names:  Wrighton, D.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1812 and 1830

Ballad - Roud Number: V4032

Title: The bride's burial

First Line: Come mourn, come mourn with me

Themes:  BurialLove, unfortunate



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Sheet - Wood E 25(22)

Imprint Names:  Clarke, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1673 and 1686

Ballad - Roud Number: V7128

Title: Strephon and Cloris: or The coy shepherd and kind shepherdess

First Line: Oh! Cloris awake

Tune: Love will find out the way

References:

ESTC: R218098

Themes:  Pastoral



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Sheet - Firth c.22(108)

Imprint Names:  Henson, G.

Imprint Locations:  Northampton

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



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Sheet - Harding B 45(22)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  With prose pieces: Number Seven and A good profit


1st Ballad

Title: The Indian's life

First Line: Well may I say my life has been

Themes:  IndiansExile


2nd Ballad

Title: The Indian's address to British ladies

First Line: Native of a land of glory

Themes:  SlaveryIndians


3rd Ballad

Title: Indian hymn

First Line: In de dark wood, no Indian nigh

Themes:  ReligionIndians





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Sheet - Firth c.22(75)

Imprint Names:  Marshall, J.Hazard, S.White, R.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBathLondon

Date  [1795]

Notes:  Harding B 7(52) is another edition.

Series Identifier: Cheap repository


Ballad - Roud Number: V5521

Title: The gin-shop; or, a Peep into a prison

First Line: Look through the land from north to sonth [sic]

Authors:  More, Hannah, 1745-1833

References:

ESTC: T40816

Themes:  Drunkenness



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Sheet - Harding B 22(183)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V6041

Title: Nan of the Vale

First Line: In a small pleasant village by nature compl[e]at

References:

ESTC: T195949

Themes:  Rural society



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Sheet - Firth c.22(124)

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Notes:  With: The drunkard's catechism [prose]. Harding B 20(248) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V2856

Title: The drunkard's looking glass

First Line: What will a drunkard do for ale?

Themes:  Temperance



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Sheet - Harding B 22(388)

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1855 and 1861

Notes:  Slip. Harding B 16(104a) lacks the imprint. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Johnson Ballads 582.


Ballad - Roud Number: V15016

Title: Going to Nore

First Line: Oh, the morning was cold when my love and I started



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Sheet - Firth c.22(132)

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1855 and 1861

Notes:  See Harding B 11(2687) Harding B 11(2687) is another impression


Ballad - Roud Number: V9428

Title: A new teetotal song and dialogue

First Line: All you that have money, and you that have none

Notes:  Verse and prose.

Themes:  Temperance



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Sheet - Harding B 1(22)

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Ballad - Roud Number: V9999

Title: The Dorsetshire garland, or, Beggar's wedding

First Line: All you that delight in a jest that is true

Themes:  Cruel fatherKidnappingSocial criticism



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Sheet - Firth c.22(107)

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Notes:  Harding B 11(426) is another issue Harding B 11(427) is another issue

Series Identifier: 502


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 795

Title: The Boyne water

First Line: July the first at old Bridge town

Notes:  Harding B 15(30b) is another edition of this ballad alone.

Themes:  Boyne, battle of the, 1690


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 7064

Title: The drunkard's child

First Line: Taking my walks on a cold winter's day

Themes:  Temperance



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Sheet - Harding B 22(328)

Imprint Names:  Davenport, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1800 and 1802

Notes:  The caption of the illustration reads: Prodesse et delectare. E Pluribus unum.


Ballad - Roud Number: V22061

Title: The waiter

First Line: At the very best of houses, where the best of people dine

Notes:  Verse and prose

References:

ESTC: T10512

Themes:  ServantsRestaurants



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Sheet - Firth c.14(22)

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Series Identifier: 61


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9466

Title: Judge not a man by the coat that he wears

First Line: Judge not a man by the cost of his clothing

Notes:  Harding B 15(155b) is another edition of this ballad alone

Themes:  Clothing


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13873

Title: Not a drum was heard, or The death of sir John Moore

First Line: Not a drum was heard nor a funeral note

Authors:  Wolfe, Charles, 1791-1823

Subjects:  Moore, John, Sir, 1761-1809



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Sheet - Firth b.28(22)

Imprint Names:  West, J.

Imprint Locations:  Brighton

Ballad - Roud Number: V1855

Title: \"The brandy-ball man\"

First Line: Kind friends, pay attention while a tale I relate

Attributation: Written and sung by Mr. W. Bowley Jacobs

Authors:  Jacobs, W. Bowley

Performers:  Jacobs, W. Bowley

Notes:  Verse and prose



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Sheet - 2806 c.14(22)

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3798

Title: Sunday sailing

First Line: Good people all pray give attention

Themes:  SundayServantsWorking class


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20969

Title: The young emigrant's farewell

First Line: Will you gang awa' wi' me, bonnie lassie, O

Subjects:  Scotland

Themes:  Emigration - Scots



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Sheet - Firth b.34(22)

Imprint Names:  Picken, W.

Imprint Locations:  Devonport

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 585

Title: The Beverly maid and the tinker

First Line: In Beverly town a maid did dwell

Themes:  TavernsSexual intercourseTinkers


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16055

Title: The sailor boy

First Line: The bitter wind blew keen and cold

Themes:  ShipwreckOrphans



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Sheet - Firth c.26(22)

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Notes:  Harding B 11(3491) is another edition. Harding B 11(3491) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 579


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1102

Title: She lives with her own granny dear

First Line: Cries William, when first come from sea


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14835

Title: Little Dick

First Line: Eawr little Dick is very ill



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Sheet - Firth b.27(22)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Sheet contains a prose piece: Wonderful adventures of Mr. O'Flynn, in search of Old Mother Clifton.

Series Identifier: 3


Ballad - Roud Number: V11538

Title: Wonderful adventures of Mr. O'Flynn, in search of old mother Clifton. A new song.

First Line: Being told by a friend whom I met t'other day

Themes:  Fortune-tellingArchitectureMonuments - Nelson's Column



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Sheet - Harding B 22(18)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V32814

Title: Bully Buskin, or the Trillebub convention

First Line: Come neighbours all both far and near

Tune: Bow, wow, wow



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Sheet - Firth c.11(22)

Imprint Names:  Cooper, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1740

Notes:  6 p.


Ballad

Title: The place-bill

First Line: Since so very impatient to hear of the doom

Tune: Which nobody can deny

References:

ESTC: T4627






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Sheet - Harding B 21(22)

Imprint Names:  Sheppard, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1786

Notes:  An engraving


Ballad - Roud Number: V13017

Title: Honest Ben

First Line: Pour pour me out the parting glass

Themes:  Sailors



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