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Edition - Bod21271

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Ballad - Roud Number: 8200

Title: The wee thing

First Line: O saw ye my wee thing? Saw ye mine ain thing?

2806 c.11(95)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod7541

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Ballad - Roud Number: 2742

Title: Moorlouch Mary

First Line: The first time I saw young Moorlough Mary

Firth b.27(232)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11427

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Ballad

Title: Effects of war

First Line: With glittering arms I saw the soldiers march

Authors:  B., A.

Harding B 11(1050)

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Edition - Bod7729

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9707

Title: Bagnew's cat

First Line: There was a hypocrite of a cat

Tune: The cat has kittled in Charlies wig

Notes:  Dated Paisley, 5th June, 1834

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2581

Title: Jenny Nettle

First Line: Saw ye Jenny Nettles

Firth b.27(502)

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Edition - Bod7848

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Ballad - Roud Number: V6630

Title: To one grateful for past favors!

First Line: The colonel sings of Rogers

Tune: When first I saw the captain

Firth b.28(47)

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Edition - Bod15157

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 376


Ballad - Roud Number: 5492

Title: When I saw sweet Nelly home

First Line: In the sky the bright stars glitter'd

Harding B 16(304c)

Notes:  Slip

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 - Bod21301

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Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad

Title: New prophecy's

First Line: It is prophecyed the American war

Themes:  American Civil War, 1861-1865

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2742

Title: Moorlough Mary

First Line: When first I saw young Moorlough Mary

2806 c.13(107)

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Edition - Bod21992

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Ballad - Roud Number: V15520

Title: Greatest lie out of London

First Line: In Manchester I saw a crow leave Londod [sic] in a crack, sir

Subjects:  Lancashire (England)

2806 c.16(295)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(107c)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1174

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Series Identifier: 3


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 358

Title: Death of the fox

First Line: Some gentlemen take great delight

Themes:  Hunting

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: 13885

Title: The thorn

First Line: From the white blossom'd sloe, my dear Chloe requested

Firth b.34(85)

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Harding B 11(846)

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Edition - Bod18004

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Notes:  Part of a sheet of three; see Firth b.34(85)


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12373

Title: I saw her at the fancy fair

First Line: I saw her at the fancy fair

Themes:  Fairs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13885

Title: The thorn

First Line: From the white blossom'd sloe, my dear Chloe requested

Firth c.16(415)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod19963

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V22375

Title: Favourite song in Malvina

First Line: Sportive smiles and mirthful measures

Tune: O saw ye my father, or saw ye my mother

Performers:  Stephens, Catherine, 1794-1882

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V12408

Title: Beauty's bright eye

First Line: When sorrow's deep gloom o'er the young heart is stealing

Performers:  Sinclair, John, 1791-1857

Johnson Ballads 2494

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Edition - Bod453

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Ballad

Title: Sir John Boghouse!!! A new song

First Line: Who cares a single louse

Tune: Saw ye my father

Subjects:  Aytoun, James, 1797-1881

Themes:  Politics and government - Scotland, 19th century

Johnson Ballads fol. 406

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Edition - Bod12133

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2684

Title: The Spanish Cavalier

First Line: I saw a Spanish cavalier sitting beneath a tree

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4568

Title: Under the willow she's sleeping

First Line: Under the willow she's laid with care

Harding B 16(256b)

Notes:  Slip Slip


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Edition - Bod13255

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3192

Title: Bobby Lump's adventures

First Line: Kind gentlefolks I come before ye

Themes:  Countryman in London

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16813

Title: Fanny, the fisherman's daughter

First Line: Poor Fanny, I saw her in terror look forth

Themes:  Shipwreck

Harding B 11(357)

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Edition - Bod20179

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1903]

Notes:  A folded sheet


Ballad - Roud Number: V4791

Title: \"The private hell.\" A dream

First Line: I dreamed I saw the setting sun sink nobly in the west

Authors:  Kitchin, Richard

Themes:  Poverty

Johnson Ballads 2777


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Edition - Bod13508

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13415

Title: The warder's story, or Waiting to hear the verdict

First Line: In the public service sad cases I've saw

Themes:  Crime - 19th centuryForgery

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15708

Title: Drink up, boys

First Line: A man who is fond of his drinking

Themes:  Drinking

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V9705

Title: Bachelors

First Line: I'm what you call a bachelor

Themes:  Bachelors

Harding B 11(4010)

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Edition - Bod13821

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3934

Title: An English girl for me

First Line: Old Scotland, with her lordly hills, can boast of maidens fair

Themes:  Nationality

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 5492

Title: When I saw sweet Nelly home

First Line: In the sky the bright stars glitter'd

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13778

Title: I'm leaving thee in sorrow Annie

First Line: I'm leaving thee in sorrow, Annie

Harding B 11(59)

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Edition - Bod10818

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 766


1st Ballad

Title: The grand masqerade [sic]

First Line: To Paris and London, I know you have been

Performers:  Leybourne, George, 1842-1884

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4201

Title: What I saw in my dream as I slept in my chair

First Line: One morn being drowsy, I then took a ramble

Tune: Jenny Jones

Authors:  Durden, Richard

Performers:  Durden, Richard

Firth c.26(285)

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Edition - Bod10869

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 902


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1305

Title: Jolly old farmer smoking his clay

First Line: A jolly old farmer sat smoking his clay

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 772

Title: Take me home

First Line: Take me home to the place where I first saw the light

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5544

Title: My old friend, Kate

First Line: 'Tis many years, my old friend, Kate

Tune: My old friend, John

Authors:  Thornton, L.M., d. 1888

Firth c.26(110)

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Edition - Bod18154

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Ballad - Roud Number: V1317

Title: A new song. Dedicated to the Reform committee of Dalkeith in honour of the triumph of Reform

First Line: Saw ye Johnnie comin, quo' she

Subjects:  ScotlandRussell, John Russell, Earl, 1792-1878

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th centuryParliament - Reform, 1832

Harding B 27(15)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21868

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 861


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V29614

Title: The policeman

First Line: O'er Bobby's tomb with silent grief oppress'd

Tune: Death of Nelson

Authors:  Dodsworth, Thomas

Performers:  Pountney, C.

Themes:  PoliceServants

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15036

Title: I took her to the play

First Line: It was while walking in the park, a short time back

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Theaters

3rd Ballad

Title: The lass wi' the bonny blue 'een

First Line: Oh! saw you the lass with the bonnie blue 'een

2806 c.16(167)

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Firth c.26(278)

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Harding B 11(2077)

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Edition - Bod21945

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 536


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9483

Title: Italian guinea-pig boy

First Line: I'm poor Italian guinea-pig boy

Themes:  Street tradersImmigrants - Great Britain

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V191

Title: Beautiful Nell

First Line: Don't talk to me of pretty girls

3rd Ballad

Title: The green of Erin

First Line: Full often when our fathers saw the red above the green

Subjects:  Tone, Theobald Wolfe, 1763-1798

Themes:  Home Rule - Ireland

2806 c.16(237)

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Harding B 11(214)

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Edition - Bod10727

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 771


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4201

Title: What I saw in my dream as I slept in my chair!

First Line: One morn being drowsy, I then took a ramble

Tune: Jenny Jones

Attributation: Written and sung by Richard Durden

Authors:  Durden, Richard

Performers:  Durden, Richard

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryPolitics and government - 19th centuryPoliceRailwaysShipwreck

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4574

Title: Kiss me, and I'll go to sleep! Companion song to Pat me in my little bed

First Line: Oh, father, come and sit beside me

Firth c.26(134)

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Edition - Bod18292

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5467

Title: The wild guitar

First Line: Oh, wilt thou leave thy father's hall

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4543

Title: Softly sleep my baby boy

First Line: O softly sleep my baby boy

Themes:  Infants

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13900

Title: The soldier's tear

First Line: Upon the hill he turn'd

Themes:  Soldiers

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 1293

Title: I'm his only daughter

First Line: Down in the valley my father does dwell

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 767

Title: Meet me by moonlight

First Line: Meet me by moonlight alone

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 2816

Title: The Rose of Ardee

First Line: When first in this country a stranger I came

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 359

Title: Ellen the fair

First Line: Fair Ellen one morn from her cottage had stray'd

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 1318

Title: Two wenches at once

First Line: 'Till I fell in love I wur happy enough

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V4213

Title: Glorious Apollo

First Line: Glorious Apollo from on high beheld us

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V8008

Title: True British sailor

First Line: No danger the heart of a seaman appals

Subjects:  William IV, King of Great Britain, 1765-1837

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V4782

Title: Early horn

First Line: With early horn salute the morn

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V16055

Title: The sailor boy

First Line: The bitter wind blew keen and cold

Themes:  ShipwreckOrphans

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V526

Title: Wine and kisses

First Line: Let sons of slaughter show their skill

Themes:  Hunting

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V28508

Title: The village boy

First Line: Saw you a gentle youth pass by

Harding B 36(13)

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