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Edition - Bod10781

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Series Identifier: 23


Ballad - Roud Number: 561

Title: Poor Mary of the silvery tide

First Line: 'Tis of a fair young creature that dwells down by the sea

Themes:  Murder

2806 c.13(128)

Notes:  Damaged Slip


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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 - Bod20494

Imprint Names:  Marks, J.L.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed and Published by J.L. Marks, no. 23, Russe[ll] Court, Covent Garden


Ballad - Roud Number: V2192

Title: The English Irish Highlander

First Line: An Englishman our lad was born

Tune: The Highlandman

Subjects:  George IV, king of Great Britain, 1762-1830

22872 a.1(2)

Notes:  Slip

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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Edition - Bod22763

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  2806 c.7(23) is another issue with a different illustration.


Ballad - Roud Number: V2093

Title: A new song call'd the Gay old hag

First Line: Will you come a boating my gay old hag

Subjects:  Dublin (Ireland)

Themes:  Religious controversy - Ireland

2806 b.9(68)

Notes:  Slip.


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2806 b.9(75)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 26(208)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 2164b

Notes:  Slip.

Johnson Ballads 2182a

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 3217

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod23005

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1767]

Ballad - Roud Number: FFF

Title: Schroomelyke ende Rechtveerdige justitie, gedaen binnen de princelycke hooftstad Brussel, op den 23. December 1767

First Line: Ach christen menschen schud en beeft

Tune: Gouverneur van Zeelandt

Notes:  Verse and prose

28825 c.1(16)



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Edition - Bod5234

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  Appears also in a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 19(8). Firth c. 12(247) is another impression Harding B 19(23a) is another impression


Ballad - Roud Number: 17784

Title: The female rambling sailor

First Line: Come, all young people, far and near

Themes:  Women sailors

2806 c.8(286)

Notes:  Slip. Slip.


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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 - Bod21317

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  See 2806 c.13(145)

Series Identifier: 23


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12887

Title: Old Adam was a gentleman

First Line: Old Adam was the first man born, that every body knows

Themes:  Adam (Biblical figure)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 408

Title: Farmer's boy

First Line: The sun had set behind the hill

Notes:  Variation of: The lucky factory boy

Themes:  FarmersAgricultural laborers

2806 c.13(179)

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Edition - Bod22895

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  1867

Ballad - Roud Number: V3528

Title: In your charity, pray for the souls of W.P. Allen, M. O'Brien, M. Larkin. Who were executed on November, the 23rd, 1867

First Line: Each feeiing [sic] hearted christian, of high and low degree

Themes:  Home Rule - IrelandFenians

2806 c.8(72)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod22897

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  1867

Ballad - Roud Number: V3526

Title: A lamentation on Allen Larkin & O'Brien who was executed at Manchester, on the 23rd of Nov. '67

First Line: Good people all both great and small that hears my cause, bewail

Themes:  Home Rule - IrelandFenians

2806 c.8(73)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod22940

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 23


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V391

Title: Hearts of oak

First Line: Come, cheer up, lads, 'tis to glory we steer

Authors:  Garrick, David, 1717-1779

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3845

Title: Oh! tell me, Memory

First Line: Oh! tell me, memory, no more

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V220

Title: The bloom is on the rye

First Line: My pretty Jane, my dearest Jane

Authors:  Fitzball, Edward, 1792-1873

2806 d.31(3)

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Firth b.27(333)

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Harding B 11(1514)

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Johnson Ballads 3301

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