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Edition - Bod10094

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

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

Notes:  Harding B 13(9) is another edition. Harding B 13(9) is another edition. Harding B 13(9) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 525


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V990

Title: My heart and lute

First Line: I give thee all, I can no more

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5309

Title: Love from the heart

First Line: Yes, I will quit my father's halls

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V32973

Title: A new song in praise of Thos. Longmire

First Line: Come all you sporting heroes wherever that you be

Themes:  Wrestling

Firth c.19(32)

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Edition - Bod1404

Imprint Names:  Lindsay, J.

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  between 1851 and 1910

Imprint: Printed and Sold by James Lindsay, Stationer, &c., 9 King Street, Glasgow

Series Identifier: 159


Ballad - Roud Number: V4673

Title: The sea!

First Line: The sea! the sea! the open sea!

Themes:  Naval

2806 c.13(251)

Notes:  Slip


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2806 c.14(74)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth c.12(418)

Notes:  Firth c.12(418); Imperfect: imprint cropped. Slip


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Edition - Bod6800

Imprint Names:  Ireland, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  1859

Imprint: Manchester: Alexander Ireland and co.

Series Identifier: Waugh's Lancashire songs 9


Ballad - Roud Number: V15771

Title: Owd Pinder

First Line: Owd Pinder were a rackless foo

Authors:  Waugh, Edwin, 1817-1890

Notes:  Reprinted from The Manchester Weekly Times

Firth b.25(455)

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Edition - Bod10083

Imprint Names:  McIntosh, R.

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  between 1849 and 1859

Imprint: M'Intosh, Printer, 96 King Street Calton

Series Identifier: 9


Ballad - Roud Number: V4047

Title: The great plumb pudding

First Line: I will sing you a song not very long

Themes:  Christmas

Firth c.19(249)

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Edition - Bod10222

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1872

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box ... Saturday, March 9, 1872


Ballad - Roud Number: V14282

Title: Two in the morning

First Line: Young Tompkins resolved that he'd settle for life

Themes:  Domestic relations

Firth c.20(164)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod1341

Imprint Names:  Lindsay, J.

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  between 1851 and 1910

Imprint: Sold by James Lindsay, Printer and Wholesale Stationer, 9 King Street, (off Trongate,) Glasgow

Series Identifier: 252


Ballad - Roud Number: V7423

Title: The first bawbee

First Line: Oh, nane I trow, on a' the earth

Tune: Comin' through the rye

Themes:  Money

2806 c.14(30)

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Firth b.25(534)

Notes:  Firth b.25(534); Imperfect: imprint mutilated.


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Edition - Bod1354

Imprint Names:  Lindsay, J.

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  between 1851 and 1910

Imprint: Sold by James Lidsay [sic], Printer & Wholesale Stationer, &c., 9 King Street, (off Trongate,) Glasgow


Ballad - Roud Number: V7227

Title: Black eyed Susiannah

First Line: I've been to the east, I've been to the west

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2806 c.13(28)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth b.27(389)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5476

Imprint Names:  Lindsay, J.

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  between 1851 and 1910

Imprint: Printed and Sold by James Lindsay, Stationer, &c, 9, King Street Glasgow


Ballad - Roud Number: V25262

Title: A new song called the Bold M'Lusky

First Line: You gallant sons of freedom that come from Erin's island

Themes:  Prizefighting

2806 c.15(307)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth c.19(23)

Notes:  Firth c.19(23) lacks the imprint Slip


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Edition - Bod10517

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1865

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box, ... Saturday Morning, Dec. 9, 1865

Notes:  With a catalogue of songs. Imprint defaced


Ballad - Roud Number: V9738

Title: Bitter beer

First Line: The subject of my little song is one I hold most dear

Themes:  DrinkingBeer

Firth c.22(33)

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Edition - Bod10677

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see 2806 c.13(9)


Ballad - Roud Number: 21394

Title: Be kind to thy father

First Line: Be kind to thy father -- for when thou wert young

Authors:  Woodbury, J.

Themes:  Kindness

Firth c.14(102)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod8013

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  Slip. Another edition forms part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 20(147)

Series Identifier: 283


Ballad - Roud Number: 1121

Title: Remember the poor

First Line: Cold winter is come with its cold chilling breath

Themes:  Poverty

Firth c.16(321)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod6661

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton, Printer 1 Lr Exchange, St Dublin

Notes:  2806 b.9(76) and Harding B 26(211) are two issues of another edition.


Ballad

Title: A new song on the general taxatio [sic] of our days

First Line: Come neibours [sic] draw near till I tell you a tail [sic]

Themes:  Taxation

Firth c.16(229)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 26(212)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod7226

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: Printed & Published by H. Such, 123, Union Street, Borough. S.E. and at 83, White Cross Street, St. Luke's


Ballad - Roud Number: V3408

Title: What a treat. Parody on Nancy in the Strand

First Line: For this last 9 months I've been a sporting

Themes:  Illegitimacy

Firth b.26(353)

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Edition - Bod10402

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1852

Imprint: Glasgow, printed by the Poet's Royal Yankee Press, at the Poet's Box ... No. 6, St Andrew's Lane ... Saturday morning, October 9, 1852


Ballad - Roud Number: V35142

Title: The Knight templars

First Line: Come all you bold Knight templars, 'tis black men I mean

Themes:  Freemasonry

Firth c.21(37)

Notes:  Slip

Edition - Bod8270

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  See Carnell (1979): F3, F9 for imprint Slip. Appears also, but with different cuts, in Harding B 19(8) and Harding B 19(73a)


Ballad - Roud Number: 17784

Title: The female rambling sailor

First Line: Come, all young people, far and near

Themes:  TransvestismWomen sailors

Firth c.12(247)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod8940

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1864

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box, [6] St [Andrew's lane, Glasgow] ... Saturday Morning, July 9, 1864


Ballad - Roud Number: V9349

Title: Bravest fellows out

First Line: There's been a great deal said and sung, of late there is no doubt

Tune: The happiest fellow out

Subjects:  Scotland

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856India - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858

Firth c.14(281)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod21544

Imprint Names:  Lindsay, J.

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  between 1851 and 1910

Imprint: Sold by James Lindsay, Printer & Wholesale Stationer, &c., 9 King Street, (off Trongate), Glasgow


Ballad - Roud Number: V852

Title: The sons of Albion

First Line: Ye sons of Albion bind up your arms

Tune: Britain's sons never were afraid

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

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815

2806 c.14(164)

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Firth c.12(354)

Notes:  Firth c.12(354); Imperfect: imprint cropped.


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Edition - Bod15829

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Series Identifier: 9


1st Ballad

Title: My poor feet

First Line: We have rary funny sayings come up ever[y] day

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 5497

Title: Larry Doolain or The Irish jaunting car

First Line: Do you want a car your honor? och

Notes:  Appears also in Harding B 19(84)

Themes:  Jaunting cars

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V6106

Title: The love knot

First Line: You do not now rcmember [sic]

Notes:  Appears also in Harding B 19(84)

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V8654

Title: The Marseilles hymn

First Line: Ye sons of France awake to glory

Authors:  Rouget de Lisle, Claude Joseph, 1760-1836

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V668

Title: Groves of Blarney

First Line: Sad and luckless was the season

Firth b.27(217)

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