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Edition - Bod21828

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  18--

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 62


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 382

Title: Dumble dum deary

First Line: Last Candlemas day a month or more

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1209

Title: Dame Durden

First Line: Dame Durden kept five serving girls

Themes:  Servants

2806 c.16(124)

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Harding B 11(1025)

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Edition - Bod5524

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1820 and 1855

Imprint: Wright, Printer, Birmingham

Notes:  The same setting of type as 2806 c.17(62).


Ballad - Roud Number: V7905

Title: Broken contract

First Line: At fourteen years of age with grief I tell

Themes:  Seduction

2806 c.17(61)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(103).


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Edition - Bod2816

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson and Son, (late Russell,) Printers, [62, Digbeth, from 21,] Moor street,) Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: 263

Title: Cruel miller or Love and murder

First Line: My parents educated and good learning gave to me

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentMurder

Harding B 15(74a)

Notes:  The illustration and the text are separately printed items. Slip


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Edition - Bod13618

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Pearson, Printer, 6, Chadderton-st., off Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 62


Ballad - Roud Number: 13469

Title: The banished defender

First Line: You Catholics of Erin, give ear unto these lines I write

Themes:  Catholic Church

Harding B 15(5b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21686

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

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

Series Identifier: 62


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2658

Title: The gossipping wife

First Line: Of all the wives that plague men's lives

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15361

Title: The Irish new policeman

First Line: Your pardon jents and ladies all

Themes:  Police

2806 c.15(283)

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Edition - Bod4211

Imprint Names:  Gilbert, John

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and sold by John Gilbert, Royal Arcade, Newcastle-on- Tyne

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth b.25(300).

Series Identifier: 62


Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When I first came to this country a stranger

Firth b.27(321)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod11703

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 62


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3572

Title: The battle and the breeze

First Line: To Britain's glorious walls of oak

Subjects:  IndiaWest Indies

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17497

Title: Speak of a man as you find him

First Line: Oh speak of a man as you find him

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13771

Title: The gipsy's tent

First Line: Our fire on the turf and tent 'neath the tree

Themes:  Gipsies

Harding B 11(175)

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Johnson Ballads 1566

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1566 is a photocopy


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Johnson d.1773(p. 142v)

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Edition - Bod10521

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, Printer, 4, & 6, Chadderton Street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 62


1st Ballad

Title: The merman

First Line: 'Twas in the month of January, away in the Southern seas

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1778

Title: The pilot

First Line: Oh, pilot! 'tis a fearful night

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 191

Title: The white cockade

First Line: It was on one Monday morning

Themes:  Soldiers

Firth c.26(152)

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Edition - Bod9408

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1850

Imprint: London: Ryle and Co., Printers and Publishers, 2 and 3, Monbsuth [sic] Court, Bloomsbury


Ballad - Roud Number: V4057

Title: An elegy on the death of sir Robert Peel: died July 2nd, 1850, aged 62

First Line: Brittannia! Brittannia! what makes thee complain

Tune: Queen God bless her

Subjects:  Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:  1850

Firth c.16(462)

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Edition - Bod22882

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1815]

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts, 6 Great st. Andrew street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 17(62b) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V373

Title: Corsican drover

First Line: How chang'd the scene of late has been

Tune: London now is out of town

Authors:  Thompson, J.

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

Themes:  Emigration

Curzon b.5(195)

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Firth c.16(13)

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Edition - Bod1579

Imprint Names:  Gilbert, John

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and sold by John Gilbert, Royal Arcade, Newcastle-on- Tyne

Notes:  Compare the illustration on p. 46 of Select Fables; with cuts ... by Thomas and John Bewick, and others ... (Newcastle, 1820).

Series Identifier: 62


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When I first came to this country a stranger

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V367

Title: Come let us be happy together

First Line: Come let us be happy together

Authors:  Jefferys, Charles, 1807-1865

Firth b.25(300)

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Edition - Bod7235

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

Imprint: [...] & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(62) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13830

Title: And you'll remember me

First Line: When other lips, and other hearts

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15021

Title: The fair land of Poland

First Line: When the fair land of Poland was plough'd by the hoof

Subjects:  Poland

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1640

Title: Quite politely

First Line: When first in Lunnun I arrived, on a visit, on a visit

Themes:  Countryman in London

Harding B 11(63)

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Edition - Bod8825

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: H. Such, 123, Union St., Borough

Series Identifier: 62


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3108

Title: Heights of Balaklava

First Line: His watch on Balaklava heights

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856Balaclava, battle of, 1854

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V32051

Title: Come, follow my lads

First Line: Come, follow my lads, let's merry be

Notes:  A three-line fill-up

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13874

Title: A kiss and nothing more

First Line: In a valley fair I wander'd o'er, it's meadow pathway green

Performers:  Bernard, Charles W., d. 1917

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 13858

Title: Kathleen mavourneen

First Line: Kathleen mavourneen, the grey dawn is breaking

Authors:  Crawford, F. Marion, 1854-1909

Themes:  Emigration

Firth c.14(57)

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Harding B 11(1970)

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