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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 - Bod289

Imprint Names:  Vale, W.H.

Imprint Locations:  Hereford

Date  c.1835

Imprint: W.H. Vale, Printer, 23, High Street, Hereford


Ballad - Roud Number: V4589

Title: Awake thou that sleepest

First Line: Oh! ye sons of Great Britain, how long will you sleep

Themes:  Catholic ChurchReligious controversy

Johnson Ballads fol. 222

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Edition - Bod292

Imprint Names:  Vale, W.H.

Imprint Locations:  Hereford

Date  c.1835

Imprint: W.H. Vale, Printer, 23, High Street, Hereford


Ballad - Roud Number: V30848

Title: A new song

First Line: March, march, Broad street, and High street

Tune: Blue bonnets over the border

Themes:  Parliamentary elections, Hereford

Johnson Ballads fol. 224

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Edition - Bod293

Imprint Names:  Vale, W.H.

Imprint Locations:  Hereford

Date  [1837]

Imprint: W.H. Vale, Printer, 23, High Town, Hereford


Ballad

Title: A new song

First Line: They said that Clive and Biddulph

Tune: I won't be a man

Themes:  Parliamentary elections, Hereford

Johnson Ballads fol. 225

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Edition - Bod294

Imprint Names:  Vale, W.H.

Imprint Locations:  Hereford

Date  [1829]

Imprint: W.H. Vale, Printer, 23, High Street


Ballad - Roud Number: V28201

Title: Song, for the 24th day of February, 1829

First Line: Protestants, ye all have read

Tune: Scots wha hae wi' Wallace bled

Themes:  Catholic ChurchReligious controversy - 19th century

Johnson Ballads fol. 226

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Edition - Bod6803

Imprint Names:  Ireland, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1860

Imprint: Manchester: A. Ireland and co., Pall Mall court

Series Identifier: Waugh's Lancashire songs 23


Ballad - Roud Number: V21002

Title: Tum Rindle

First Line: Tum Rindle lope fro' the chimbley nook

Tune: Robin Tamson's smithy

Authors:  Waugh, Edwin, 1817-1890

Firth b.25(458)

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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 - Bod10053

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson & son late J. Russell, Printer, 23, Moor Street Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V3194

Title: The night coach adventures

First Line: Come, lads, the night-coach is ready

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Stage-coaches

Firth c.19(213)

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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 - Bod22101

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: 833

Title: The mower

First Line: It was on a summer's morning on the 14th day of May

Themes:  Sexual intercourse

2806 c.16*(236)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod22136

Imprint Names:  Cadman, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1855

Imprint: Cadman, Printer, 152, Gt. Ancoats, Manchester

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads. See Firth c.26(23)

Series Identifier: 292


Ballad - Roud Number: 2849

Title: Roving bachelor

First Line: Come all you roving bachelors who mean to take a wife

Themes:  Bachelors

2806 c.16(268)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod4952

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2 & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials. Sold by I. Hillatt, 23, Goodman's-yard, Minories


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1538

Title: A dream of Napoleon

First Line: One night sad and languid I went to my bed

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22808

Title: The curly headed boy

First Line: My father was a farmer, and a farmer's son am I

Curzon b.40(88)

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Edition - Bod1165

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson and son, (late J. Russell,) Printer, 23 Moor street, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 962

Title: Pretty Susan, the pride of Kildare

First Line: When first from sea I landed I'd a roving mind

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 12626

Title: Umbrella courtship

First Line: A belle and a beau would walking go

Notes:  Different from Firth b.25(224)

Firth b.25(496)

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