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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 - Bod8939

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1871

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box ... Saturday morning, 23rd December, 1871


Ballad - Roud Number: V1528

Title: Sodger Jock

First Line: Noo, chaps and wunches a'

Tune: Coal Jock

Subjects:  Scotland

Themes:  Soldiers

Firth c.14(280)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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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 - Bod20717

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1869

Imprint: The Poet's Box ... Saturday morning, Jan. 23, 1869.


Ballad - Roud Number: V20438

Title: Erin, my country

First Line: Oh, Erin, my country, though strangers may roam

Themes:  Ireland

2806 b.10(188)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod626

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  Winslow

Date  1885

Ballad - Roud Number: V24872

Title: A doggerel in commemoration of the great war between the vicar and the parish. At a meeting ... on February 23rd, 1885. 2nd edition

First Line: Our chairman was most amiable, so patient and serene

Notes:  Dated Winslow, March 4th.

Vet. A6 b.13(17)

Notes:  Printed on yellow paper


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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 - Bod6915

Imprint Names:  Nappey, A.T.

Imprint Locations:  York

Date  [1855]

Imprint: Printed by A.T. Nappey, 23, Coppergate, York


Ballad - Roud Number: V15415

Title: Capture & destruction of Sebastopol

First Line: Cheer lads cheer, the enemy is quaking

Tune: Cheer, boys, cheer!

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Firth b.25(586)

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Firth c.14(370)

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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 - Bod11912

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  [1855]

Series Identifier: 789


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5001

Title: The fall of Sebastopol

First Line: There is nothing now talked on wherever you go

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4387

Title: The maiden's wants

First Line: Oh, here I am, a blooming maid

Themes:  Marriage prospects - women

Harding B 12(251)

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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 - Bod10508

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1856

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box [6 St. Andrew's lane, Glasgow] ... Saturday, February 23, 1856


Ballad - Roud Number: 139

Title: When John's ale was new

First Line: There was two jolly tradesmen

Themes:  DrinkingBeer

Firth c.22(25)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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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 - Bod19249

Imprint Names:  Burt and sons

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1893]

Imprint: Copies may be had of Burt & Sons, 58, Porchester Road, Bayswater, London, W.


Ballad

Title: H.M.S. \"Victoria\". June 23rd, 1893

First Line: Great Father, an agonized wail

Authors:  Forbes, Greta

Themes:  Shipwreck

Johnson Ballads 1243

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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 - Bod21276

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1859

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box ... Saturday Morning, July 23, 1859.


Ballad - Roud Number: V33070

Title: The blackest of blacksmiths. 2nd issue

First Line: Come all you young rakish fellows and listen unto me

Tune: Laugh on, young heart

2806 c.11(73)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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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 - Bod22647

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1866

Imprint: the Poet's Box ... Street ... Saturday, June 23, 1866.


Ballad - Roud Number: 6260

Title: Humours of Glasgow fair

First Line: O, the sun frae the eastward was peeping

Subjects:  Glasgow (Scotland)

Themes:  Fairs

2806 c.11(218)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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