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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 - Bod2021

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Machine Printer & Publisher, 177, Union- street, Borough, S.E.

Series Identifier: 699


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 6954

Title: The low-back car

First Line: When first I saw sweet Peggy

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15033

Title: I'm afloat

First Line: I'm afloat, I'm afloat, on the fierce rolling tide

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

Themes:  Piracy

Harding B 11(2254)

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Edition - Bod3290

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, 121, & 122, Church Street. Office, North Road, Preston

Series Identifier: 673


1st Ballad

Title: Rosa Lee

First Line: When I lib'd in Tennesse [sic]

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 6954

Title: The low back car

First Line: When first I saw my Peggy, 'twas on a market day

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

Harding B 20(148)

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Edition - Bod2019

Imprint Names:  Beaumont, J.Kay, W.

Imprint Locations:  Leeds[s.l.]

Imprint: Printed and Sold, Wholesale & Retail, by W.M. Kay, 34, Duke- street; also, Sold Wholesale and Retail, by J. Beaumont, 176, York-street, Leeds


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 6954

Title: The low back car

First Line: When first I saw my Peggy, 'twas on a market day

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15345

Title: The pauper's drive

First Line: There's a grim horse hearse in a jolly round trot

Authors:  Noel, T.

Themes:  Poverty

Harding B 11(2253)

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Edition - Bod7041

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, Monmouth Court Bloomsbury

Notes:  2806 b.11(253) is another impression Johnson Ballads 1101 is another issue 2806 b.11(253) is another impression Johnson Ballads 1101 is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 6954

Title: The low-back car

First Line: When first I saw sweet Peggy

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

Themes:  Roads

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 18862

Title: The cottage and water mill

First Line: Have you seen the new cottage just built by the squire

Themes:  Rural society

Firth b.26(233)

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Edition - Bod19143

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, Monmouth Court Bloomsbury

Notes:  2806 b.11(253) is another issue Firth b.26(233) is another issue Firth c.26(233) is another issue 2806 b.11(253) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 6954

Title: The low-backd car

First Line: When first I saw sweet Peggy

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 18862

Title: The cottage and water mill

First Line: Have you seen the new cottage just built by the squire

Johnson Ballads 1101

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Edition - Bod23947

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

Imprint: ... & Co., Printer, Monmouth Court Bloomsbury

Notes:  The first illustration is printed upside down. Firth b.26(233) is another impression Johnson Ballads 1101 is another issue. Firth b.26(233) is another impression Johnson Ballads 1101 is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 6954

Title: The low-back car

First Line: When first I saw sweet Peggy

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 18862

Title: The cottage and water mill

First Line: Have you seen the new cottage just built by the squire

2806 b.11(253)

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Edition - Bod6923

Imprint Names:  Ordoyno, W.

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail by W. Ordoyno, Newton Street, Nottingham

Notes:  Two titles on an uncut sheet


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 5898

Title: The boatmen dance

First Line: De boatmen dance, de boatmen sing

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4610

Title: Unhappy Jeremiah

First Line: I'd often heard a married life

Themes:  Marriage

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 12887

Title: Old Adam was a gentleman

First Line: Old Adam was the first man form'd

Themes:  Adam (Biblical figure)

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V10161

Title: From thee, Eliza, I must go

First Line: From thee, Eliza, I must go

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 22798

Title: Four and ninepenny tile

First Line: List my friends all around

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 7891

Title: Sich a getting up stairs

First Line: At Kentuck last night a party met

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V4666

Title: The watchman

First Line: Good night, good night, my dearest

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 2336

Title: The mistletoe bough

First Line: The mistletoe bough hung in the castle hall

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

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 13842

Title: The bridal ring

First Line: I dreamed last night of our earlier days

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V818

Title: Thy smile was sweet

First Line: Thy smile was sweet, thine eye was bright

11th Ballad - Roud Number: 12735

Title: Nix my dolly

First Line: In a box of the stone jug I was born

Authors:  Ainsworth, W.H.

Themes:  Crime - 19th centurySlang

12th Ballad - Roud Number: 6125

Title: Rory O'More

First Line: Young Rory O'More courted Kathleen Bawn

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V11915

Title: Maid of Llnanweylly [sic]

First Line: I have no sheep on the mountains

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V7769

Title: She sat within the abbey walls

First Line: A maiden was there from her father's halls

15th Ballad - Roud Number: 12739

Title: Leather breeches

First Line: Although a simple clown

16th Ballad - Roud Number: 299

Title: The poacher

First Line: When I was bound a 'prentice

Themes:  Poaching

17th Ballad - Roud Number: 13749

Title: The banks of the blue Moselle

First Line: When the glow worm gilds the elfin flow'r

18th Ballad - Roud Number: 13789

Title: Maid of Judah

First Line: No more shall the children of Judah sing

Themes:  Jews

19th Ballad - Roud Number: 13246

Title: How, when and where

First Line: Oh, tell me when and tell me where

20th Ballad - Roud Number: V3517

Title: How sweet those merry bells are ringing

First Line: How sweet those merry bell [sic] are ringing

Themes:  Bells

21st Ballad - Roud Number: V157

Title: Axe my eye

First Line: I deals in costermongery

22nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1451

Title: Boys of Kilkenny

First Line: Oh, the boys of Killkenny are brave roaring blades

Subjects:  Ireland

23rd Ballad - Roud Number: V6334

Title: Susan of the vale

First Line: Oh! give me but the lass I saw

24th Ballad - Roud Number: V12618

Title: My son Tom

First Line: My son's a youth of talents rare

25th Ballad - Roud Number: V8088

Title: The vesper bells are ringing

First Line: The vesper bells are ringing

26th Ballad - Roud Number: V9064

Title: His country and his friends

First Line: What if the sailor boldly goes

Themes:  Sailors

27th Ballad - Roud Number: V7603

Title: John Bull and the taxes

First Line: Here is lines about the times

Themes:  Taxation

28th Ballad - Roud Number: V16712

Title: Marked you her beaming eye

First Line: Mark'd you her eye of heavenly blue

29th Ballad - Roud Number: 13782

Title: Holy friar

First Line: I am a friar of orders grey

Authors:  O'Keeffe, John, 1747-1833

Themes:  FoodClergy

30th Ballad - Roud Number: V3932

Title: The young English gentleman

First Line: I'll sing you a prime new song

Notes:  A parody on The fine old English gentleman

31st Ballad - Roud Number: 2553

Title: Isle of beauty

First Line: Shades of evening close not o'er us

32nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1118

Title: Foggy dew

First Line: What shepherd was like me so blest

33rd Ballad

Title: Yankee Doodle

First Line: My daddy to my mammy said

Firth b.25(595/596)


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