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Edition - Bod2550

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 771


Ballad - Roud Number: V3052

Title: The wonderful ducks!

First Line: There was Jerry Mc.Grigg and old mrs. Grigg

Harding B 11(4291)

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Edition - Bod12993

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 776


Ballad - Roud Number: V1985

Title: Seventy valuable hints to tradesmen

First Line: Whate'er your trade is never be above it

Harding B 11(3456)

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Edition - Bod16310

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 969


Ballad - Roud Number: V7852

Title: Old England is going down the hill

First Line: We talk of England's greatness

Authors:  Walsh, John

Subjects:  England

Themes:  WealthSocial status

Harding B 20(122)

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Edition - Bod5833

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 23


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15125

Title: The monks of old

First Line: Many have told of the monks of old

Themes:  Drinking

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15111

Title: Love's revealing

First Line: Wouldst thou know, me gentle maiden?

Performers:  Lind, Jenny, 1820-1887

Harding B 11(2482)

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Johnson Ballads 1629

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Johnson Ballads 1630

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Johnson Ballads 1631

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Johnson Ballads 1632

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Johnson Ballads 1633

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Johnson Ballads 1634

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Johnson Ballads 1635

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1635; Coloured illustration.


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Johnson Ballads 1636

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Johnson Ballads 1637

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1637; Coloured illustration.


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Johnson Ballads 1638

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1638; Coloured illustration.


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Johnson d.1773(p. 128v)

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Edition - Bod3314

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 764


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13880

Title: Old folks at home

First Line: Way down upon the Swanee riber

Authors:  Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1906

Title: Jack Williams

First Line: I am a boatman by my trade

Themes:  Robbery

Harding B 20(268)

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Edition - Bod12260

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 786


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V374

Title: Dandy wife

First Line: Come all you young fellows who wish to get married

Themes:  EducationMarriage - menHousework

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 15072

Title: Doctor's boy

First Line: I'm going to sing, so listen all

Themes:  ServantsPhysicians

Harding B 11(792)

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Edition - Bod12541

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 778


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3506

Title: The saint's sweet home

First Line: Mid scenes of confusion and creature complaints

Themes:  Religion

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5872

Title: Saints' rest

First Line: My rest is in heaven my rest is not here

Themes:  Religion

Harding B 11(3397)

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Harding B 20(152)

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Edition - Bod13109

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 767


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2070

Title: Sporting rakes of Kildare

First Line: It's to Kildare we will go; to view the lasses pretty

Notes:  2806 c.14(161) is another edition of this ballad alone

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2290

Title: Green fields of America

First Line: Farewell to the land of shilelah and shamrock

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Emigration

Harding B 11(3626)

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Edition - Bod13495

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 792


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5349

Title: Gallant escape of Pat M'Carthy from the Russians

First Line: Good people all, both great and small

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13868

Title: Mother, is the battle over?

First Line: Mother, is the battle over?

Themes:  Death

Harding B 20(57)

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Edition - Bod13934

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson & Son, (Late J. Russell,) Printers, 23 Moor-street, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V3202

Title: Country courtship, or, Lum-ti-tum!!!

First Line: My feather he bought me a suit of clothes

Tune: Sarah Sykes

Notes:  Verse and prose

Harding B 11(715)

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Edition - Bod14724

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson & Son, (late J. Russell,) Printers, 23, Moor-street Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V847

Title: Loss of our hero

First Line: Come all you lovers that are true and constant

Themes:  Waterloo, battle of, 1815

Harding B 15(177a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16348

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 768


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15819

Title: The soldier's last farewell to his wife and children

First Line: Farewell dear wife and children

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2653

Title: Ben Bolt

First Line: Oh! don't you remember sweet Alice, Ben Bolt?

Harding B 20(156)

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Edition - Bod18870

Imprint Names:  Howell, T.

Imprint Locations:  Shrewsbury

Date  1822

Notes:  Not strictly a ballad. Page 23 of a printed work


1st Ballad

Title: [None]

First Line: Should independence be forgot

Tune: Auld lang syne

Notes:  Song.

Themes:  Parliamentary elections, Shropshire

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V25268

Title: [None]

First Line: When Pelham first at freedom's call

Tune: Rule Britannia

Notes:  Not strictly a ballad; page 24 of a printed work

Themes:  Parliamentary elections, Shropshire

Harding B 32(50)

Notes:  Pages 23 and 24 of a pamphlet; other pages are at Harding B 32(47) and Harding B 32(52)



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Edition - Bod18911

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Catnach, Printer, 3, & 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Coloured illustration. Harding B 5(23) is another issue


Ballad

Title: Death and the gentleman

First Line: Thou wealthy man of large possessions here

Themes:  Mortality

Harding B 5(22)

Notes:  Coloured illustration.


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Edition - Bod20841

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 783


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13518

Title: Long parted have we been

First Line: Long parted have we been

Themes:  Emigration

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3198

Title: Poor Dickey Lumskull

First Line: When I was young and in my prime, I had an inclination

Subjects:  England

Themes:  TradesmenMigration

Harding B 11(2195)

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Edition - Bod5447

Imprint Names:  Marks, J.L.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1822]

Imprint: Printed and Published by J.L. Marks, 23, Russell Court, Covent Garden


Ballad - Roud Number: V20650

Title: Achilles bewitch'd because he's not breech'd: or The fun of the ladies' fancy, a favourite new song

First Line: To the ladies of England I sing

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  StatuesHyde Park (London, England)

22872 a.1(1)
Harding B 11(2)

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Edition - Bod6833

Imprint Names:  Kendrew, J.

Imprint Locations:  York

Date  between 1803 and 1848

Imprint: J. Kendrew, Printer, 23, Colliergate, York


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V473

Title: True courage

First Line: Why what's that to you if my eyes I'm a wiping

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20253

Title: Sandy of the Forth

First Line: Young Sandy was press'd from his Alice's side

Themes:  ShipwreckPress-gangsLovers parted

Firth b.25(527)

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Harding B 11(3895)

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Edition - Bod2230

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson & Son, (Late J. Russell,) 23, Moor-street, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2672

Title: Poor little sweep

First Line: On a cold winter's morn as the snow was a falling

Themes:  Chimney-sweeps

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V11915

Title: The maid of Llanwellyn

First Line: I've no sheep on the mountain

Harding B 11(3089)

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Edition - Bod2254

Imprint Names:  Fordyce, W. and T.Whinham, J. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  NewcastleCarlisle

Date  c.1840

Imprint: Printed & sold by W. & T. Fordyce, Newcastle & Hull. To be had also of J. Whinham & Co. Scotch-st. Carlisle

Series Identifier: 23


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 829

Title: The rakish young fellow

First Line: When I was a rakish young fellow

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 820

Title: Burns and Highland Mary

First Line: In green Caledonia there ne'er were twa lovers

Subjects:  ScotlandBurns, Robert, 1759-1796

Harding B 11(3216)

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Edition - Bod2650

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1808

Imprint: Published June 23, 1808 by J. Pitts, No. 14, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  An engraving.


Ballad - Roud Number: 16910

Title: Will you come to the bow'r

First Line: Will you come to the bow'r I have shaded for you

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

Harding B 12(126)

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Edition - Bod11332

Imprint Names:  Laurie and Whittle

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1809

Imprint: Published, 23d January, 1809, By Laurie and Whittle, No. 53, Fleet Street, London

Series Identifier: 505


Ballad - Roud Number: V1896

Title: The ghost of a scrag of mutton

First Line: A scholar one time, tho' I can't tell you when

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1768-1833

Performers:  SmithReeves, Sims, 1818-1900

Performance Locations:  Sadler's Wells Theatre

Harding B 10(4)

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Johnson Ballads fol. 72

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Edition - Bod13683

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson & Son, (late J. Russell,) Printers 23, Moor-street, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 182

Title: Young Edwin in the Low-lands low

First Line: Come all you feeling lovers and listen to my song

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 7

Title: Sylvia's request, and William's denial

First Line: Fair Sylvia on a certain day

Themes:  Highwaymen

Harding B 11(4362)

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Edition - Bod16317

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1835]

Ballad - Roud Number: V32323

Title: \"All round my hat,\" or A corporation turn-out

First Line: Have pity, good folks, on a broken-down denizen

Notes:  Copied from Bell's Life in London, of June 28, 1835

Themes:  1835Municipal reform, 1835Bell's life in London, and Sporting Chronicle

Firth c.16(37)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 16(4b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod17746

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Pitts, 14, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 2(3) is another edition Johnson Ballads 717 is another edition


Ballad - Roud Number: 365

Title: Arthur O'Bradley's wedding

First Line: Come neighbours and listen awhile

Themes:  Weddings

Harding B 2(4)

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Edition - Bod19026

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: Printed and Sold by H. Such, Newsvender, &c. 123, Union Street, Borough, London

Notes:  Harding B 11(3939) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 23


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 289

Title: The undaunted female

First Line: 'Tis of a fair young damsel who in London did dwell

Themes:  HighwaymenCrime - 19th century

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6007

Title: Slap-up lodgings

First Line: When first to town I came, & at the railway landed

Themes:  Countryman in town

Harding B 11(3937)

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