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Edition - Bod17176

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V6113

Title: Red robin

First Line: Come into my cabin red robin

Firth b.27(142)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9148

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V1883

Title: Uncle Tom the slave martyr

First Line: They sold him for his cabin

Themes:  Slavery

Firth c.16(140)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5656

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by Jennings, 13, Water-lane, Fleet-street, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 13848

Title: The cabin boy

First Line: From dad and man's [sic] society

Themes:  Naval

Firth c.12(434)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(322)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9141

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Slip. An episode from Uncle Tom's cabin


Ballad

Title: Eliza on the ice

First Line: Eliza had no husband near

Themes:  Slavery

Firth c.16(133)

Notes:  Imprint cropped off Slip.

Edition - Bod5665

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts, 14 Great St Andew [sic] Street seven dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V9588

Title: Answer to the Cabin boy

First Line: When clouds obscured the distant sky

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.13(168)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(6c)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod6590

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 54


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 239

Title: The female cabin boy

First Line: It's of a pretty female as you shall understand

Themes:  Women sailors

2nd Ballad

Title: Particular!

First Line: There's everything that man can wish

Firth c.26(123)

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Edition - Bod6759

Imprint Names:  Henson, G.

Imprint Locations:  Northampton

Imprint: Henson, Printer, &c., Bridge Street, Northampton


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20182

Title: Uncle Tom's cabin

First Line: I'm thinking of poor uncle Tom

Themes:  Slavery

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2309

Title: Cruiskeen lawn

First Line: Let the farmer praise his ground as the huntsmen [sic] does his hounds

Themes:  Drinking

Firth b.25(416)

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Harding B 11(3932)

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Johnson Ballads 1974G

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Edition - Bod2322

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 7891

Title: Sich a gitting up stairs

First Line: At Kentuck last night a party met

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 239

Title: Female cabin boy

First Line: It is of a pretty female as you shall understand

Themes:  Women sailors

Firth b.27(120)

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Harding B 11(3512)

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Edition - Bod3452

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Pitts Printer and Wholesale Toy Warehouse Great st. Andrew Street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 13848

Title: The cabin boy

First Line: The sea was rough the clouds were dark

Authors:  Dibdin, Thomas, 1771-1841

Themes:  Naval

Firth c.13(167)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(320)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8648

Imprint Names:  White, J.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Imprint: John White, Printer, Rose Place, [Liverpool]


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 239

Title: Female cabin boy

First Line: It is of a pretty female as you shall understand

Themes:  PregnancyWomen sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 24485

Title: Driven from home

First Line: Out in this cold world, out in the street

Themes:  Orphans

Firth c.13(232)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Edition - Bod9142

Imprint Names:  Scott, J.Wood, J.

Imprint Locations:  PittenweemEdinburgh

Date  18--

Imprint: J. Scott, Printer, Pittenweem; Sold by J. Wood, 49 North Richmond Street, Edinburgh

Series Identifier: 216


Ballad - Roud Number: V20182

Title: Uncle Tom's cabin

First Line: I'm thinking of poor uncle Tom

Tune: Mary Blane

Themes:  Slavery

Firth c.16(134)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16359

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3704

Title: The moon behind the hill

First Line: I watched last night the rising moon

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2473

Title: The little low log cabin down the lane

First Line: Oh, I'm growing old and feeble now, and I cannot work no more

Firth b.27(223)

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Edition - Bod1172

Imprint Names:  Merry

Imprint Locations:  Bedford

Imprint: Bedford: Printed at Merry's old-established office, Castle- lane, Bedford


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 239

Title: The female cabin boy

First Line: It's of pretty female as you shall understand

Themes:  Women sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V435

Title: Still so gently o'er me stealing

First Line: Still so gently o'er me stealing

Authors:  Romani, F.

Notes:  From the opera of La somnambula

Firth b.25(546)

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Edition - Bod5737

Imprint Names:  Lindsay, J.

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  between 1851 and 1910

Imprint: Printed and sold by James Lindsay, Stationer, &c., [...]

Series Identifier: 125


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20182

Title: Uncle Tom's cabin

First Line: I'm thinking of poor uncle Tom

Themes:  Slavery

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14294

Title: One pound two

First Line: Now Maggy dear, I do hear you have been on the spree

Themes:  Domestic economy

Firth c.20(127)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Edition - Bod5754

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer and Publisher, 123, Union Street, Boro' S.E. and at 83, White Cross-street, St. Luke's

Series Identifier: 235


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4623

Title: Answer to Nelly Gray

First Line: I once lived in a cabin on the old Kentucky shore

Notes:  See Harding B 11(20), \"Mary Blane,\" for a similar story

Subjects:  Kentucky (U.S.A.)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V466

Title: Toby Philpot

First Line: Dear Tom, this brown jug, which now foams with mild ale

Themes:  Drinking

Firth c.22(16)

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Harding B 11(79)

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Edition - Bod10763

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 18


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6055

Title: O'Connell and the Irish tinkers, in London

First Line: You boys of the shamrock give hear [sic] to my ditty

Subjects:  O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847

Themes:  Irish - England

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 5207

Title: Teddy O'Neale

First Line: I've seen the mud cabin he danced his wild jigs in

Subjects:  Ireland

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13901

Title: Star of Glengarry

First Line: The red moon is up on the moss-covered mountain

Subjects:  Ireland

Firth c.26(205)

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Harding B 11(3645)

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Edition - Bod8277

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: Printed at Such's Song Mart, 123, Union Street, Boro' S.E.

Series Identifier: 140


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 239

Title: Female cabin boy

First Line: It is of a pretty female as you shall understand

Themes:  TransvestismWomen sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2841

Title: Sally come up!

First Line: Massa's gone to town de news to hear

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth c.12(266)

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Harding B 11(1185)

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Edition - Bod8467

Imprint Names:  Forth, J.

Imprint Locations:  Pocklington

Imprint: Forth, Printer, Pocklington

Series Identifier: 207


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 239

Title: The female cabin boy or, The row amongst the sailors

First Line: It's of a pretty female as you shall understand

Themes:  PregnancyTransvestismWomen sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 155

Title: Mary of the moor

First Line: It was one winter's night, when the wind

Firth c.12(443)

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Edition - Bod9016

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

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

Notes:  With an extract from \"Uncle Tom's Cabin\" by Harriet Beecher Stowe. See Firth b.25(178) Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads. See Firth b.25(178)


Ballad - Roud Number: V3450

Title: Poor Tom

First Line: Mas'r I can tell you nothing

Themes:  Slavery

Firth c.16(135)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod9994

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer and Publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro'. S.E.

Series Identifier: 511


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1034

Title: Reuben Brown

First Line: If my time could come over again

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 5207

Title: Teddy O'Neale

First Line: I've seen the mud cabin he danced his wild jigs in

Themes:  Unrequited love

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V22946

Title: The broken-hearted drunkard

First Line: I'm a broken-hearted drunkard, in grief I'm arrayed

Tune: Polly Perkins

Themes:  Drunkenness

Firth c.22(91)

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Edition - Bod20866

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Preston

Series Identifier: 276


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3095

Title: The boatie rows

First Line: O weel may the boatie row

Themes:  Fishermen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17190

Title: Silly young maid

First Line: I am an old miser, both aged and lame

Themes:  Marriage - age difference

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13848

Title: The cabin-boy

First Line: The sea was rough, the clouds were dark

Authors:  Dibdin, Thomas, 1771-1841

Themes:  Naval

Firth c.26(263)

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Harding B 20(18)

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Edition - Bod5759

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Printed by T. Pearson, 6, Chadderton Street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 25


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9485

Title: The pig hunt

First Line: See the black sow grunting in paddy's mud cabin

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 12904

Title: Mary of Argyle

First Line: I have heard the mavis singing

Authors:  Jefferys, Charles, 1807-1865

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5578

Title: When I am far away from home

First Line: When I am far away from home, on Afric's distant shore

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V15510

Title: Give a man a chance

First Line: I'm tired of offering advice

Firth c.26(132)

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Firth c.26(187)

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Edition - Bod9617

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  London

Notes:  A songbook. 4 p. With a prose account


1st Ballad

Title: Reading murder

First Line: At Reading in Berkshire what a sensation

Tune: Teddy O'Neale

Subjects:  Reading (England)

Themes:  Murder

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V32986

Title: Murder by contract

First Line: All you people pray draw near

Tune: Best friend of all

Themes:  Murder

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1737

Title: Sentence on Mrs. Dyer for the Reading murders

First Line: Mrs. Dyer's convicted and sentenced to be hung

Tune: Log cabin

Themes:  Murder

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V27503

Title: Reading

First Line: There's a charmer lived in Reading, don't you see

Subjects:  Reading (England)

Themes:  Murder

5th Ballad

Title: Reading

First Line: What wicked crimes we hear enacted

Tune: Blind Irish girl

Subjects:  Reading (England)

Themes:  Murder

Edition - Bod9615

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  A songbook. 4 p.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V10009

Title: The band played on

First Line: Matt Casey formed a social club that beat the world for style

Authors:  Palmer, J.F.

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V32912

Title: Stop that noise

First Line: In a tenement house where I reside

Authors:  Marion, David

Performers:  Thurgate, Minnie

3rd Ballad

Title: One of the best!

First Line: I've heard that men are cold pals

Authors:  Scott, Bennett

Performers:  Anderson, Harry

4th Ballad

Title: News from the war

First Line: The standard of Britain waves in a foreign land

Authors:  Maguire, Tom

Performers:  Richmond, Arthur

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V32856

Title: Trial and sentence of Fowler & Millsom

First Line: Two men are convicted their crimes have found them out

Tune: Log cabin

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V30157

Title: The Islington murder

First Line: Once more the fearful cry of murder

Tune: Just before the battle

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V4513

Title: Muswell hill horror

First Line: Kind friends now pay attention

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V4514

Title: Muswell hill trial

First Line: We've heard of Dick Turpin and Jack Sheppard

Tune: Teddy O'Neale

Edition - Bod4176

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Nugent & co., Printers 35, New-row, Dublin

Series Identifier: 10


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V14298

Title: The sorrowful lamentation of the two brothers Mastersons

First Line: You feeling christians both one and all

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1171

Title: Napoleon Buonaparte

First Line: I am Napoleon Boneparte the conqueror of nations

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1162

Title: The bonny labouring boy

First Line: As I roved out one morning

Notes:  Appears also, but with different illustrations, in 2806 b.9(252) and Harding B 19(17) and Harding B 19(18)

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1396

Title: Sorrowful lamentation on the loss of The North Star

First Line: You landsmen all, on you I call, and gallant seamen too

Themes:  Shipwreck

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 408

Title: The farmers lucky boy

First Line: The sun is set beyond yon hill

Themes:  Farmers

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V7304

Title: A new and admired song called The old settoo

First Line: You gentlemcn [sic] and muses around me sit

Notes:  2806 c.15(5) is another issue of this ballad alone Harding B 26(482) is another issue of this ballad alone

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V12717

Title: I'm off for Charlestown

First Line: My massa and my missus dey am both gone away

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V4083

Title: Lines written on a discussion between a Protestant gentleman and a Roman catholic lady, in Townly hall, near Drogheda

First Line: As I roved out one evening on the 20th of July

Notes:  Appears also in Harding B 19(64)

Themes:  Religious controversy - Ireland

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 5215

Title: A new song called the Can of spring water

First Line: One evening in May as I carelessly strayed

Notes:  The same setting of type as 2806 b.11(136) and in Harding B 19(64) but with a different illustration.

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V8582

Title: My Erin O!

First Line: The sultry climes of foreign shores

Notes:  Appears also, but with a different illustration, in Harding B 19(67)

Themes:  Ireland

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V24591

Title: A new song called I'm a janius

First Line: When I first saw light on a shiney [sic] night in a country town called Gorey

Notes:  Appears also, but with a different illustration, in a sheet of three; see Harding B 19(59)

12th Ballad - Roud Number: 239

Title: The handsome cabin boy

First Line: It's of a pretty fair maid as you may understand

Themes:  Women sailors

Firth b.27(109/110)


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