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Sheet - Firth c.19(62)

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Notes:  Slip.
See Harding B 11(4369) Slip. Part of a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 11(4369)


Ballad - Roud Number: 221

Title: Young Henry the poacher

First Line: Come all you wild and wicked youths, wherever you may be

Themes:  Transported convict



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Sheet - Firth c.20(62)

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Notes:  Slip


Ballad - Roud Number: V7061

Title: Single life - for me

First Line: All you young men of high renown

Themes:  Bachelors



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Sheet - 2806 b.10(62)

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Notes:  Slip


Ballad - Roud Number: V7210

Title: The New Lights of America

First Line: Come all you that lived in Ireland, I hope you will draw near

Tune: The boys of Ballanamore



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Sheet - 2806 c.9(62)

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  Slip


Ballad - Roud Number: 4391

Title: For 16 montps [sic] I courted her

First Line: For sixteen months I courted her

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Rejected suitorLand tenure - Ireland



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Sheet - 2806 b.9(62)

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Notes:  Slip


Ballad - Roud Number: V15397

Title: Rights of man

First Line: I speak in oandour [sic] one night in slumber

Subjects:  Ireland



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Sheet - Douce Ballads 3(62a)

Imprint Names:  White, J.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  between 1711 and 1769

Sheet References:  ESTC: T37517

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V22285

Title: The lamentation of Mr. Page's wife of Plymouth, who ... consented to his murder, for the love of mr. George Strangwidge

First Line: Unhappy she whom fortune hath forlorn

Tune: Fortune my foe

Authors:  Deloney, Thomas, 1543-1600

Themes:  Murder


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1183

Title: Mrs. Page's complaint for causing her husband to be murthered for the love of mr. George Strangwidge

First Line: If ever wo [sic] did touch a woman's heart

Themes:  Murder


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V21411

Title: Mr. George Strangwidge's lamentation for consenting to Page's death, for the love of mrs. Ulalia, mr. Page's wife

First Line: The man that sighs and sorrows for his sin

Themes:  Murder



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Sheet - Douce Ballads 3(62b)

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Ballad - Roud Number: 22133

Title: A lamentable ballad of the lady's fall

First Line: Mark well my heavy doleful tale

Tune: In peascod time

References:

ESTC: N70846

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentPregnancy



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Illustration - 10th Illustration on Bod7182

IconClass Codes:
49L62: Ink-well

Sheet - MS. Eng. poet. c.62(120)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V32858

Title: A true copy of verses to a parson, who declared from his pulpit \"that all dissenting ministers were a damned crew.\"

First Line: You clergyman, of British stock

Themes:  Dissenters



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Sheet - 2806 c.16(62)

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  Slip Slip


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3344

Title: Jockey and Jenny

First Line: 'Twas on the morn of sweet May day


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13885

Title: The thorn

First Line: From the white blossom'm [sic] sloe my dear Chloe requested



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Sheet - MS. Eng. poet. c.62(117)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Slip


Ballad - Roud Number: V13009

Title: A new song

First Line: Here's a health to honest John Bull



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Sheet - MS. Hearne's Diaries 62(13a)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [c.1715]

Ballad - Roud Number: V32458

Title: A new ballad

First Line: Pray gentlemans come now, and zee my vine zhow

Tune: Dear Catholic brother

References:

ESTC: N71056



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Sheet - MS. Hearne's Diaries 62(13e)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1715]

Ballad - Roud Number: V30097

Title: Revolution upon revolution: an old story made in the year 1688, revised in the year 1715

First Line: Come, come great monarch, come away

References:

ESTC: T199246



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Sheet - MS. Rawl. poet. 203(f. 62)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1715]

Ballad - Roud Number: V30097

Title: Revolution upon revolution: an old story made in the year 1688, revised in the year 1715

First Line: Come, come great monarch, come away

References:

ESTC: T199246




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Sheet - MS. Hearne's Diaries 62(15a)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [c.1715]

Ballad

Title: Loyalty reviv'd, a song

First Line: What Booker doth prognosticate

References:

ESTC: N71057



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Sheet - MS. Hearne's Diaries 62(17a)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1714]

Ballad - Roud Number: V33150

Title: The new court

First Line: To all you Tories far from court

Tune: To you fair ladies now at land

References:

ESTC: N5826



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Sheet - MS. Top. Staffs. c.1(62a)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [c.1799]

Ballad - Roud Number: V32963

Title: The lord's lamentation; or, The Whittington defeat

First Line: God prosper long our noble king!

Themes:  Parliamentary elections, Lichfield



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Sheet - MS. Top. Staffs. c.1(62b)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [c.1799]

Ballad - Roud Number: V34994

Title: A new song to the tune Derry down

First Line: When sir Niggle the bold, so magnificent came

Tune: Derry down

Themes:  Parliamentary elections, Lichfield



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Sheet - MS. Eng. poet. c.62(118)

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Notes:  Slip
For an illustration of the fable, see Croxall's Aesop, 1722, p. 45.


Ballad

Title: Down with the French! Or Let them come if they dare

First Line: When threaten'd by Frenchmen, 'tis time to beware

Tune: Derry down

References:

ESTC: N71527



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Sheet - Vet. A1 b.6(2)

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1671 and 1704

Ballad - Roud Number: V3482

Title: Poor Tom the taylor his lamentation

First Line: Tom the taylor near the Strand

Tune: Daniel Cooper

References:

ESTC: R229031

Themes:  Theft



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Sheet - MS. Top. Staffs. c.1(62vc)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1799]

Ballad

Title: A new song

First Line: Sir Nigel, the bold

Themes:  Parliamentary elections, Lichfield



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Sheet - Harding B 16(62c)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Slip


Ballad - Roud Number: V28964

Title: The country booby

First Line: When up to London first I came

Themes:  Countryman in London



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Sheet - MS. Top. Staffs. c.1(62va)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1799]

Ballad - Roud Number: V1264

Title: Song Political changes

First Line: What a noise has there been -- what a scene of confusion!

Tune: C├Žsar and Pompey were both of them horned

Themes:  Parliamentary elections, Lichfield



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Sheet - Harding B 17(62a)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Slip. Imperfect


Ballad - Roud Number: V33051

Title: A copy of verses, on the murder of John Tomlinson, of Ranton, near Stafford

First Line: All you of high an[d] low degree

Themes:  Murder



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Sheet - G.A. Surrey c.21(62)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V26557

Title: The British sailor

First Line: The British sailor ploughs the seas

Authors:  Arrowsmith, Mr.

Performers:  Arrowsmith, Mr.

Performance Locations:  Vauxhall Gardens



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