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Sheet - Harding B 4(51)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1709

Ballad - Roud Number: V34451

Title: The dog-kennel to be lett; or, Esquire Bickerstaff's prophecy concerning the downfal of the sharpers

First Line: O yes, if in country or town

References:

ESTC: T192172



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Sheet - Harding B 45(1)

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.Marshall, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBristol

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Notes:  With a prose account of the ballad story


Ballad - Roud Number: V20960

Title: The young man's dream

First Line: Give ear ye gay deluded youths

Themes:  Crime - 19th century





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Sheet - Harding B 11(451)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 158


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2062

Title: The bride's farewell

First Line: Farewell mother, tears are streaming

Themes:  Marriage


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3084

Title: The wonderful metropolis

First Line: O such a town, such a wonderful metropolis

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  TheatersShoppingMuseums



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Sheet - Firth b.27(451)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  1858

Ballad

Title: Christmas song

First Line: Come old and young pray list awhile

Themes:  Christmas



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Sheet - Firth c.16(451)

Imprint Names:  Dickinson, B.W.

Imprint Locations:  York

Date  between 1823 and 1834

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2675

Title: The robin's petition

First Line: When the leaves had deserted the trees

Themes:  Seasons


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V671

Title: Peep at the coronation

First Line: At home, in our village, when we'd done our daily labor

Themes:  Coronation of William IV



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Sheet - Harding B 25(451)

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Ballad - Roud Number: 2298

Title: The cruel father, and constant lover

First Line: A lady's daughter in the west

Themes:  MurderCourtship - difference in social statusSuicide



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Sheet - Firth b.25(451)

Imprint Names:  Ireland, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1860

Series Identifier: Waugh's Lancashire songs 8


Ballad - Roud Number: V17477

Title: Jamie's frolic

First Line: One neet aw crope whoam when my weighvin' were o'er

Authors:  Waugh, Edwin, 1817-1890



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Sheet - Harding B 18(451)

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Notes:  Border: Comic heads.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V426

Title: Star of the twilight! beautiful star!

First Line: Star of the twilight! beautiful star!


2nd Ballad

Title: To the Highlands

First Line: Will you go to bonnie Scotland

Performers:  Prendergast, Thomas B., d. 1869

Performance Locations:  Mechanics' Hall



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Sheet - Johnson Ballads 451

Imprint Names:  Hillatt and Martin

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 21420

Title: The pains of matrimony

First Line: Tis seven long years I've been married

Themes:  TavernsMarriage - women


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1221

Title: Lowland Caroline

First Line: Soft roll Clyde's bonny silver streams

Themes:  Death


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V434

Title: The light bark

First Line: Off! off! said the stranger, -- off, off, and away



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Sheet - Firth c.12(451)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Slip


Ballad - Roud Number: V1259

Title: A new sea song on the present times

First Line: Now rouse ye valiant Britons, with ancient courage true

Authors:  Tilbary, J.

Themes:  Naval battles



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Sheet - Firth b.26(451)

Imprint Names:  Todd, J.

Imprint Locations:  Easingwold

Date  c.1815

Notes:  Slip.
Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(3020).


Ballad - Roud Number: 9592

Title: Barney Brallaghan's courtship

First Line: Twas on a windy night at 2 o'clock in the morning

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  FarmersDomestic economy



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Sheet - Harding B 26(451)

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  Slip


Ballad

Title: Murderous outrage and atack [sic] on thn [sic] tennant [sic] farmers at Douvilla in the counq [sic] of Cavvn [sic]

First Line: You gallant sons of Erin I hope you'l lend an ear

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Land tenure - Ireland



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Sheet - Douce Ballads 4(51)

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Notes:  Slip


Ballad - Roud Number: 3747

Title: Washing day

First Line: The sky with clouds was overcast

References:

ESTC: N491540



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Sheet - 2806 c.17(174)

Imprint Names:  Wheeler, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1837

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(451)


Ballad - Roud Number: 24402

Title: Husband done over

First Line: As I was going up Oldham street

Themes:  Prisons



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Sheet - 2806 c.17(451)

Imprint Names:  Wheeler, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1837

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(174)


Ballad - Roud Number: V7796

Title: Waterloo fashions

First Line: But a few months ago we were taught to rejoice

Themes:  Waterloo, battle of, 1815



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Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod18529

IconClass Codes:
41A325: Threshold
31A25344: Wiping away tears
46B451: Debit, debt

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod6012

IconClass Codes:
25I141: Street
33A13: Meeting
41A14: Urban housing
46B4511: IOU (= I owe you), bond
46A451: Relations between races

Illustration - 2nd Illustration on Bod6950

IconClass Codes:
25H15: Forest, wood
25F24(DEER): Hoofed animals: deer
25F23(LION)(+451): Beasts of prey, predatory animals: lion (+ animal in search of food)

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod9982

IconClass Codes:
41A3361: Human figure at (open) window, seen from outside
44G313: Prisoner in cell or locked place
46B92: Bankruptcy
46B451: Debit, debt

Illustration - 5th Illustration on Bod14154

IconClass Codes:
41A17: Farm (building)
34B232: Fowl (cock, hen, chicken, etc.)
25F23(FOX)(+451): Beasts of prey, predatory animals: fox (+ animal in search of food)

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod18608

IconClass Codes:
41A3211: Open door
41A221: Living-room, parlour, sitting-room
46B4511: IOU (= I owe you), bond
47H71: Tailor, dressmaker
46B451: Debit, debt

Illustration - 2nd Illustration on Bod21578

IconClass Codes:
41B1311: Bellows
46B22: Wandering or travelling merchant
46B2211: 'cris de Paris', cries of London, etc.
47(+451): Crafts and industries (+ skins, fur, leather, etc. ~ crafts, industries, agriculture)

Edition - Bod7124

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine & [sic] Printer Publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro'. S.E.

Series Identifier: 451


Ballad - Roud Number: V351

Title: The convict's child

First Line: The convict ship lay near the beach

Themes:  Transported convictCrime - 19th century

Firth b.26(265)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod2133

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, 121 & 122, Church Street, Preston

Series Identifier: 451


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13358

Title: The new waggoner!!

First Line: I sterts wi my waggin ot breke o day

Themes:  Waggoners

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 24438

Title: I'd be a butterfly

First Line: I'd be a butterfly, born in a bower

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839

Harding B 11(2694)

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Edition - Bod13623

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1858 and 1861

Imprint: John Bebbington, Printer, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 451


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2689

Title: Willie we have missed you

First Line: Oh, Willie, is it you dear

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20550

Title: Monaghan discussion

First Line: You Catholic members and valiant defenders

Themes:  Catholic ChurchPolitics and government - Ireland, 19th centuryReligious controversy - 19th century1828

Harding B 11(4244)

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