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Edition - Bod8877

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Evans, printer, Long-lane, London


Ballad

Title: The lilly and rose

First Line: When first I saw Flora, so sprightly and blooming

Firth c.18(63)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14904

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Evans, Printer, Long-lane, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V678

Title: Marian's my lily, and Flora's my rose

First Line: When first I saw Flora so sprightly and blooming

Harding B 16(142b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9714

Imprint Names:  Marshall, J.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  between 1810 and 1831

Imprint: Marshall, Printer, Newcastle


Ballad

Title: A copy of verses, composed by a converted negro

First Line: I'm glad I ever saw the day

Themes:  Slavery - Africans

Harding B 25(414)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17212

Imprint Names:  Moore, J.

Imprint Locations:  Belfast

Date  between 1846 and 1852

Imprint: Moore, Printer, Castle-court, Belfast


Ballad - Roud Number: 6954

Title: The low-backed car

First Line: When first I saw sweet Peggy

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

Harding B 26(397)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20269

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  1849

Ballad - Roud Number: V4523

Title: Street music. A scene in Bristol

First Line: I saw a squalid street

Authors:  T., P.J.

Subjects:  Bristol (England)

Themes:  Poverty

Johnson Ballads 2886

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Edition - Bod762

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 18


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1630

Title: The stark-naked robbery

First Line: All you that are merry, whether far off or near

Themes:  Highwaymen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1634

Title: Meet me in the willow glen

First Line: Meet me in the willow glen

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V13821

Title: I saw her at the poultry stand

First Line: I saw her at the poultry stand

2806 c.13(158)

Notes:  Printed on tinted paper


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Firth c.17(24)

Notes:  Printed on tinted paper


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Edition - Bod7376

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 7


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12371

Title: Oh saw ye the lass wi' the bonny blue e'en

First Line: Oh, saw ye the lass wi' the bonny blue e'en?

Subjects:  Scotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15242

Title: When I was young and fair

First Line: When I was young and fair

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V7335

Title: The American serenaders

First Line: We come from de Ohio states

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth b.26(509)

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Harding B 11(2757)

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Johnson Ballads 1649

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1649 is a photocopy of the Durham University copy.


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Johnson d.1773(p. 119v)

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Edition - Bod4059

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Printed for W. Armstrong, Banastre-st.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 300

Title: The transports

First Line: Adieu to you judge and jurries [sic]

Themes:  Transported convict

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 7144

Title: Glasgow lassie

First Line: The first time that I saw my Glasgow lassie

Harding B 28(33)

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Edition - Bod4321

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: H. De Marsan, Dealer in Songs, Toy-books &c. No. 38 Chatham St. N.Y.

Notes:  Border: Kissing cupids. Coloured.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4915

Title: Farewell, Cora Lee

First Line: Years have fled since last I saw thee

Harding B 18(160)

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Edition - Bod2706

Imprint Names:  Jackson, T.A.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1860

Imprint: Thos. A. Jackson, (late J. Russell,) Printer, 6, Moor Street, from 69, Digbeth, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V14926

Title: Blighted Murphy

First Line: I saw a tater in a garden growing

Harding B 15(15a)

Notes:  The illustrations and the text are separately printed items. Slip


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Edition - Bod3045

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: Hodges, Printer, (from Pitt's,) Wholesale Toy Warehouse, 31, [Dudley] Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V28176

Title: The village rose

First Line: I saw the village rose this morn

Johnson Ballads 3130

Notes:  Slip

Edition - Bod3224

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed at J. Pitts, Toy Warehouse, 6 Great st. Andrew street 7 Dials

Notes:  The cut is printed upside down.


Ballad - Roud Number: V678

Title: Marian's my lilly, and Flora's my rose

First Line: When first I saw Flora so sprightly and blooming

Harding B 17(190a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11768

Imprint Names:  Barr, R.

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Date  c.1852

Imprint: Sold by R. Barr, 72, Marsh Lane, Leeds


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15525

Title: Happy day

First Line: I'm glad I ever saw the day

Themes:  Religion

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3795

Title: Invitation to Sunday schools

First Line: O come, come away

Themes:  Sunday schools

Harding B 11(1462)

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Johnson Ballads 1803

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Johnson Ballads 1804

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Johnson Ballads 1805

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Johnson Ballads 1806

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Johnson Ballads 1807

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Edition - Bod13346

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: J. Pitts, Printer and Toy Warehouse, 6, Great st. Andrew street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V678

Title: Marians my lilly, and Flora's my rose

First Line: When first I saw Flora, so sprightly and blooming

Harding B 12(62)

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Edition - Bod13972

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 917


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2309

Title: The cruiskeen lawn

First Line: Let the farmer praise his ground, as the hunstman does his hounds

Themes:  Drinking

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4038

Title: Darby Maguire

First Line: Some say 'twas in England I first saw the light

Subjects:  Ireland

Harding B 11(758)

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Edition - Bod14970

Imprint Names:  Marshall, J.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  between 1810 and 1831

Imprint: Printed for the Author, David Lane, by J. Marshall, Newcastle


Ballad - Roud Number: V3334

Title: A child's dream. Founded on fact

First Line: Know ye whom I saw last night

Authors:  Love, David

Themes:  Apparitions

Harding B 15(44a)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(370)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15783

Imprint Names:  Johnson, J.H.

Imprint Locations:  Philadelphia, Pa.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: J.H. Johnson, Song Publisher, Card and Job Printer, No. 5 North Tenth St., Three doors above Market, Philadelphia


Ballad - Roud Number: V5045

Title: Fare thee well Kitty dear

First Line: I saw the smile of evening die

Harding B 18(159)

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Edition - Bod16814

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer Toy and Marble Wa[r]ehouse, 6, Great st. Andrew street 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V678

Title: Marian's my lily and Fiora's [sic] my rose

First Line: When first I saw Flora so sprightly and blooming

Harding B 25(1218)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 908

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17609

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, printer Toy and Marble war[e]house 6, Gt. Saint Andrew Street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 802

Title: Dont let me die a maid

First Line: One day as I was walking I saw a lovely maid

Themes:  Marriage - women

Harding B 25(542)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21516

Imprint Names:  Anderson, W.Poet's Box

Imprint Locations:  PaisleyPaisley

Date  18--

Imprint: Printed for and Published by William Anderson, Bookseller and Stationer, at the Poet's Box, 'Free Burgage Territory,' 60 High street, Paisley


Ballad - Roud Number: V5066

Title: Robin Rattle's bastard

First Line: Saw ye Jenny Nettles

2806 c.14(115)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod22321

Imprint Names:  Moore, J.

Imprint Locations:  Belfast

Date  between 1846 and 1852

Imprint: Moore, Printer, 1, Castle-court


Ballad

Title: The two flags, France & England

First Line: I saw two standards proudly float

Tune: The flag that braved a thousand years the battle and the breeze

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Harding B 26(656)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod22779

Imprint Names:  Moore, J.

Imprint Locations:  Belfast

Date  between 1846 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and Sold, Wholesale and Retail, at James Moore's Cheap General Printing-Office, 1, Castle-court, Belfast


Ballad - Roud Number: V3283

Title: The farewell of the North Down Volunteers

First Line: The first time that I saw my love

Tune: River Roe

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 26(182)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1645

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer, wholesale toy and marble warehouse, 31, Dudley st., 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(2101) is another impression Harding B 11(2102) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13706

Title: Pirate's bride

First Line: Good bye, my love, good bye, my bark is on the bay

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V12382

Title: When first I saw my dadda

First Line: When first I saw my dadda I can't exactly say

Firth b.25(397)

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Edition - Bod12950

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 7146

Title: A pretty little dear

First Line: One morning very early a strange thought came in my head

Tune: Oh cruel!

Themes:  Countryman in London

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V12373

Title: I saw her at the fancy fair

First Line: I saw her at the fancy fair

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13749

Title: The banks of the blue Moselle

First Line: When the glow-worm gilds the elfins bower

Harding B 11(3156)

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Edition - Bod4058

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Printed for W. Armstrong, Banastre-street

Notes:  Harding B 28(53) is another issue with a different illustration.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V678

Title: Lily and rose

First Line: When first I saw Flora

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5036

Title: Kitty Flanagan

First Line: In the dead of the night, when by whisky inspir'd

Themes:  Seduction

Harding B 28(25)

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