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Edition - Bod4093

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15742

Title: Our country is our ship, d'ye see

First Line: Our country is our ship d'ye see

Authors:  Cobb, James, 1756-1818

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V11909

Title: The maid of Martindale

First Line: In Martindale a village gay

Harding B 28(134)

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Edition - Bod1025

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 28(134).


Ballad - Roud Number: V15742

Title: Our country is our ship, d'ye see

First Line: Our country is our ship d'ye see

Authors:  Cobb, James, 1756-1818

Themes:  Patriotism

Harding B 25(1433)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod12148

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: J. Pitts, Printer & Wholesale Toy Warehouse 6 Great st Andrew street


Ballad - Roud Number: 1011

Title: Our ship is in harbour

First Line: Our ship she lays in harbour

Themes:  Lovers parted

Harding B 25(1435)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod13044

Imprint Names:  Barr, R.

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Date  c.1852

Imprint: Sold by R. Barr, Tobacconist, Dealer in Snuff & Cigars, 72, Marsh-lane, Leeds


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V16045

Title: The ranters' ship

First Line: The ranter's ship is sailing yet

Themes:  Religion

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16165

Title: On the cross!

First Line: Behold! Behold the Lamb of God

Themes:  Jesus Christ

Harding B 11(3229)

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Johnson Ballads 1828

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Johnson Ballads 1829

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Johnson Ballads 1830

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Johnson Ballads 1831

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Johnson Ballads 1832

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Johnson Ballads 1833

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Edition - Bod13836

Imprint Names:  Barr, R.

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Imprint: R. Barr, 83, Marsh Lane, Leeds


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V954

Title: The Christian rest

First Line: Here as a stranger on earth I do roam

Themes:  Religion

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5443

Title: The Gospel ship

First Line: The Gospel ship has long beeu [sic] sailing

Themes:  Religion

Harding B 11(605)

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Edition - Bod18631

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby at the golden Ball in West Smithfield


Ballad

Title: A ship-load of waggery. Or, clouded merriment to please young men and maids

First Line: A ship must have a steers-man

Tune: Cloris awake

Harding B 39(135)

Notes:  Negative photocopy of Huth II.88 (Harvard College Library)


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Edition - Bod13587

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1857]

Ballad - Roud Number: V6621

Title: Launch of the Great Eastern

First Line: Oh have you seen the wonderful ship

Themes:  Steamships

Harding B 13(172)

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Edition - Bod14849

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V6025

Title: Slave ship

First Line: The first grey dawn of the morning was beaming

Themes:  Slavery

Harding B 15(293a)

Notes:  Slip. Printed on blue paper


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Edition - Bod22984

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 29


Ballad - Roud Number: V6038

Title: Lovely Nan

First Line: Sweet is the ship that under sail

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Harding B 11(2230)

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Edition - Bod23294

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V28469

Title: The ship Niagara

First Line: Hail! stately Niagara, pride o[f t]he sea

Themes:  Atlantic cable

Harding B 19(49b)

Notes:  Slip

Edition - Bod5652

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer, & Publisher, 177, Union- street, Boro'. S.E.

Series Identifier: 651


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3962

Title: The dying sailor at sea

First Line: Our ship was far, far, on the sea

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5443

Title: The gospel ship

First Line: The gospel ship has long been sailing

Themes:  Religion

Firth c.12(373)

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Harding B 11(1036)

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Edition - Bod5537

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V3350

Title: Jack's the lad

First Line: Our ship's aport, so here I be

Themes:  Sailors

2806 c.18(160)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth c.13(122)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 17(144b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod6751

Imprint Names:  Henson, G.

Imprint Locations:  Northampton

Imprint: Henson, Printer, &c., Lower end of Bridge street, Northampton


Ballad - Roud Number: V9183

Title: The ship on fire

First Line: The storm o'er the ocean flew furious & fast

Themes:  Shipwreck

Firth b.25(407)

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Harding B 11(3498)

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Johnson Ballads 3380

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Edition - Bod3564

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V3362

Title: Jack the guinea pig

First Line: When the anchor's weigh'd and the ship's unmoor'd

Performers:  Harlowe, Sarah, 1765-1852

Performance Locations:  Sadler's Wells Theatre

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.12(155)

Notes:  Firth c.12(155); Imperfect: cropped; lacks title and illustration.


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Harding B 25(948)

Notes:  Harding B 25(948); Imperfect: torn at lower edge.


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Edition - Bod12546

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 17509

Title: The Greenwich pensioner

First Line: Twas in the good ship Rover

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Performers:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Notes:  The text is the same setting of type as Firth c.12(407)

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 22(105)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod13808

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V30119

Title: A new song, called The Betsy of New York

First Line: Our ship she sailed from Liverpool

Themes:  Shipwreck

Harding B 25(179)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14310

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer, 18, Great St. Andrew Stret [sic], 7 Dials


Ballad

Title: the Flying aeriel ship

First Line: Oh! heres a pretty rumpus

Themes:  Airships

Harding B 13(166)

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Edition - Bod15364

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Sold at No. 41, Long-lane


Ballad - Roud Number: V1833

Title: The jolly ship carpenter

First Line: Down in the country there liv'd a young couple

References:

ESTC: T196969

Harding B 17(149b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16611

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1851

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V351

Title: The convict's child

First Line: The convict ship lay near the beach

Themes:  Transported convict

Harding B 22(385)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16772

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [c.1816]

Ballad - Roud Number: V27643

Title: The loss of the Betsey

First Line: Our ship she sail'd from Greenock as you shall understand

Subjects:  Greenock (Scotland)

Themes:  Shipwreck1816

Harding B 25(1148)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16980

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V6018

Title: The African's complaint, on board a slave ship

First Line: Trembling, naked, wounded, sighing

Themes:  Slavery - AfricansSlave trade

Harding B 25(15)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17097

Imprint Names:  Pollock, J.K.

Imprint Locations:  North Shields

Date  between 1815 and 1855

Imprint: Pollock, Printer, North Shields


Ballad - Roud Number: V3362

Title: The stormy winds

First Line: When the ship's unmoor'd, and the anchor's weigh'd

Themes:  Naval

Harding B 25(1843)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17108

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V413

Title: The token

First Line: The breeze was fresh the ship in stays

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Naval battles

Harding B 25(1924)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17153

Imprint Names:  Dixon, W.

Imprint Locations:  Workington

Imprint: W. Dixon, Printer, Workington


Ballad - Roud Number: V9184

Title: The ship on fire

First Line: From Plymouth, in the Vulcan, we set sail

Themes:  Shipwreck

Harding B 25(1768)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod4714

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: H. De Marsan, Publisher, 54 Chatham Street, New-York

Notes:  Border: Eagle. Coloured.


Ballad

Title: Our good ship sails to-night!

First Line: Our good ship sails to-night, Mary

Authors:  Masset, Stephen C., 1820-1898

Themes:  American Civil War, 1861-1865

Harding B 31(48)

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