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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 - Bod1231

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 62


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3290

Title: 4th West militia

First Line: As time is on the wing, a song I'll try and sing

Tune: The grand march

Themes:  MilitaryMilitia

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13469

Title: The banished defender

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

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Catholic Church

Firth c.26(107)

Notes:  Printer was probably T. Pearson; see Harding B 15(5b)


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Firth c.26(167)

Notes:  Printer was probably T. Pearson; see Harding B 15(5b)


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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 - 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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