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Edition - Bod21271

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

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 - Bod937

Imprint Names:  Pynson, R.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1500]

Ballad

Title: [None]

First Line: ... Robyn sawe yonge men shote

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Edition - Bod7541

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

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

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

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 - Bod7482

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1869

Imprint: ... the Poet's box, 6, St Andrew's lane, Glasgow


Ballad - Roud Number: V20264

Title: Rorie Murphy

First Line: Saw ye Rorie Murphy

Firth b.27(137)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod7729

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

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

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - Bod21301

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

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

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

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

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

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 - 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 - Bod18004

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

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

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

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 - 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 - Bod453

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

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 - 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 - Bod2960

Imprint Names:  Hill, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed by J. Hill, 14, Waterloo Road


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V419

Title: Plain gold ring

First Line: He was a knight of low degree

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V678

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

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

Harding B 15(238b)

Notes:  The first illustration is a separately printed item. Slip Slip


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