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Edition - Bod20435

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: W.S. Fortey, Printer, Monmouth Court, London. W.C.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3962

Title: The dying sailor at sea

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

Themes:  Religion

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5443

Title: The gospel ship

First Line: The gospel ship has long been sailing

Themes:  Religion

Johnson Ballads 415

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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 - Bod19611

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 been sailing

Themes:  Religion

Johnson Ballads 1798

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Edition - Bod19817

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V7051

Title: The \"Alabama\" case, by an American citizen

First Line: 'Tis true that Britons built a ship

Authors:  B., A.

Themes:  American Civil War, 1861-1865Alabama (Ship)

Johnson Ballads 2298

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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 - Bod20051

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V1833

Title: The jolly ship carpenter

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

Themes:  Rejected suitor

Johnson Ballads 2605

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 2606

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod4887

Imprint Names:  Fores, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1791

Imprint: London, Pub. June 25 1791 by W. Fores N 3 Piccadilly


Ballad - Roud Number: 17509

Title: The Greenwich pensioner

First Line: 'Twas in the good ship Rover

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

References:

ESTC: T205692

Themes:  Sailors

Johnson Ballads fol. 53

Notes:  The illustration is coloured.


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Edition - Bod2586

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholsale [sic] Toy & Marble Warehouse. Great st. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 23209

Title: Fan left on shore

First Line: The ship was rocking in the offing

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.12(201)

Notes:  Firth c.12(201); Coloured illustration. The cut is coloured.


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Harding B 12(28)

Notes:  Harding B 12(28); Coloured illustration. The cut is coloured.


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Johnson Ballads 821

Notes:  The cut is coloured.


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Edition - Bod3613

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed at J. Pitts, Wholesale Toy Warehouse Great st Andrew Street Seven Dial[s]

Notes:  Firth c.13(114) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V6038

Title: Lovely Nan

First Line: Sweet is the ship that is under sail

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Harding B 25(1165)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 900

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod12768

Imprint Names:  Barr, R.

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Date  c.1852

Imprint: Sold by R. Barr, 72, Marsh Lane, Leeds


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5444

Title: Old gospel ship

First Line: What vessel are you sailing in

Themes:  Religion

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15618

Title: Try again

First Line: Have you not succeeded yet?

Harding B 11(2799)

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Johnson Ballads 1819

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Johnson Ballads 1820

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Johnson Ballads 1821

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Johnson Ballads 1822

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Johnson Ballads 1823

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Johnson Ballads 1824

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Johnson Ballads 1825

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Edition - Bod13807

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Catnach, Printer, Mnmouth [sic] Court


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4104

Title: The ancient ship the Noah's ark. Our Saviour the captain

First Line: All you are invited with Christ to embark

Themes:  Religion

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V18145

Title: Poverty and contentment

First Line: Come all you worthy people

Themes:  ReligionWealth

Harding B 11(60)

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Johnson Ballads 149

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Edition - Bod7453

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer 18, Great St Andrew-street, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 17143

Title: Do it again

First Line: Now all give attention to what I will mention

Themes:  Musicians

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V351

Title: The convict's child

First Line: The convict ship lay near the beach

Themes:  Transported convict

Firth b.26(9)

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Harding B 11(924)

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Johnson Ballads 647

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Edition - Bod19146

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1841]

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


Ballad

Title: Melancholy fate of the President steam ship

First Line: Throughout Great Britain, far and near

Tune: The battle of Algiers

Themes:  Shipwreck

Johnson Ballads 106

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Edition - Bod19218

Imprint Names:  Taylor, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1859 and 1899

Imprint: Taylor, Printer, Brick Lane, Spitalfields


Ballad

Title: In memory of Mr. Green the eminent ship owner

First Line: Grim death when it comes takes us all by surprise

Authors:  Garbutt, W.

Themes:  Death

Johnson Ballads 1218

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Edition - Bod19663

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer, Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3350

Title: Jack's the lad

First Line: Our ship's a-port so here I be

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1185

Title: Bonny light horseman

First Line: Maids, wives, and widows, I pray give attention

Notes:  Harding B 16(33c) is another edition of this ballad alone Harding B 13(34a) is another edition of this ballad alone

Johnson Ballads 1914

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Edition - Bod19736

Imprint Names:  Sweet, J. and H.

Imprint Locations:  Strood

Imprint: Printed by J. and H. Sweet, Strood


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4161

Title: [None]

First Line: Ye sons of the main, that sail o'er the flood

Themes:  Religion

2nd Ballad

Title: Second hymn

First Line: Beneath a reef a ship was moor'd

Themes:  Religion

Johnson Ballads 2052

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Edition - Bod19793

Imprint Names:  Dublin Tract Repository

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Imprint: Dublin Tract Repository, 10, D'Olier Street, Dublin

Notes:  Printed on both sides


Ballad - Roud Number: V5444

Title: The gospel ship

First Line: What vessel are you sailing in?

Attributation: Written by a peasant in the south of Ireland

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Religion

Johnson Ballads 2268


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Edition - Bod20049

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1305

Title: Jolly old farmer

First Line: As a jolly old farmer sat soaking his clay

Themes:  FarmersSoldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3350

Title: Jack's the lad

First Line: Our ship's a-port, so here I be

Themes:  Sailors

Johnson Ballads 2603

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Edition - Bod4879

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.BennettSharman, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBrightonCambridge

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: [P]rinted by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials. Sold by J. Sharman, Cambridge; and Bennett, Brighton

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 208 is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3350

Title: Jack's the lad

First Line: Our ship's a port so here I be

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1501

Title: London prentice boy

First Line: Come all you wild young chaps who live both far and near

Themes:  Transported convict

Johnson Ballads 209

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Edition - Bod6688

Imprint Names:  Henson, G.Taylor, J.

Imprint Locations:  NorthamptonAylesbury

Imprint: Henson, Printer and Publisher 81, Bridge street, Northampton. Sold also by J. Taylor, Town Crier, Aylesbury, Bucks.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13856

Title: Answer to Jeannot and Jeannette

First Line: Cheer up, cheer up, my own Jeanette though far away I go

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V351

Title: The convict's child

First Line: The convict's ship lay near the beach

Themes:  Transported convict

Firth b.25(349)

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Harding B 11(76)

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Johnson Ballads 1973

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Edition - Bod13881

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1844 and 1845

Imprint: E. Hodges from Pitt's Toy and Marble Warehouse, 31, Monmouth Street, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V351

Title: The convict's child

First Line: The convict ship lay near the beach

Themes:  Transported convict

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23929

Title: Brighton camp or, the Girl I left behind me

First Line: I'm lonesome since I crossed the hills

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 11(688)

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Johnson Ballads 488

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Edition - Bod7159

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer & Publisher 177, Union Street, Borough, S.E.

Series Identifier: 450

Sheet References:  ESTC: T196178

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 17509

Title: The Greenwich pensioner

First Line: 'Twas in the good ship Rover

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 620

Title: Poor Black Bess

First Line: When fortune, blind goddess, she fled my abode

Themes:  Highwaymen

Firth b.26(289)

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Harding B 11(1431)

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Johnson Ballads 1172

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Edition - Bod8701

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 214094

Title: My ship rocks in the offing

First Line: Come let me kiss those tears away

Tune: The girl I left behind me

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3339

Title: Canst thou love?

First Line: Canst thou love, yet coldly fly me?

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 12896

Title: Ben Cable

First Line: One night, 'twas at sea, in the midst of a storm

Themes:  Sailors

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 22071

Title: Parody on The wolf

First Line: At the peaceful midnight hour

Firth c.13(294)

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Harding B 11(2585)

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Johnson Ballads 3343

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Edition - Bod19374

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: London: Printed for the Author, and sold nowhere in Town or Country


1st Ballad

Title: The siege of Algiers

First Line: I am a poor ship's-carpenter; my story you shall hear

Themes:  PiracyAlgiers, battle of, 1816

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V23407

Title: Yo ho, yo ho?

First Line: I'm a Jack Tar bold, you need scarce be told

Themes:  Sailors

Johnson Ballads 1378

Notes:  MS signature at lower right corner (cropped): Edw. Drake [?]


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Edition - Bod19455

Imprint Names:  Brooks, T.

Imprint Locations:  Bristol

Imprint: T. Brooks, Great Anne Street Bristol


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 775

Title: The ship that never returned

First Line: On a bright summer's morning when the waves were rippling

Themes:  Shipwreck

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V28706

Title: One country is as good as another

First Line: In this mighty nation, the poor struggle on

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  PovertyTrade depression

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V33151

Title: The new voter's song

First Line: The Tories will shortly look straight down their noses

Themes:  TaxationParliament - reform

Johnson Ballads 1518

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