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Edition - Bod23910

Imprint Names:  Bates, S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1720]

Imprint: Printed for S. Bates, at the Sun and Bible in Pye Corner

Notes:  An answer is Vet. A1 c.1(39)


Ballad - Roud Number: V9324

Title: The unconstant shepherd: or, The forsaken lasses lamentation

First Line: Oh! how can I be merry or glad

References:

ESTC: T206951

Themes:  Unrequited lovePastoral

Douce Ballads 2(233b)

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Edition - Bod4939

Imprint Names:  Wallis, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1785

Imprint: Pub. as the Act directs, Feb. 1. 1785. by J. Wallis, No. 16, Ludgate Street, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 115

Title: John Blunt

First Line: There was an old man liv'd under a hill

Douce Prints S 9(p. 208)

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Edition - Bod5390

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for Phillip Brooksby, at the Golden-Ball in West- Smith's-field, neer the Hospital-gate

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(22a); a divided sheet. Compare the first two illustrations to Wood E 25(42). Douce Ballads 1(25b) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V35047

Title: Celia's answer to Amintors lamentation

First Line: Tis better then so

Tune: Celia's my foe

References:

ESTC: R235594

Themes:  Seduction

Douce Ballads 1(22a)

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(22a); a divided sheet.


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4o Rawl. 566(12)

Notes:  4o Rawl. 566(12); Imperfect


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Edition - Bod1540

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1685

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, at the Golden-Ball, in Pye-Corner, 1685

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(18b) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4866

Title: The beggars delight. As it was sung at the Theatre-royal

First Line: [Courtiers,] courtiers, think it no harm

References:

ESTC: R214351

Themes:  Social statusSexual intercourse

Douce Ballads 1(18a)

Notes:  Sheet divided; torn left edge.


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Edition - Bod1814

Imprint Names:  Whitwood, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: London, Printed for W. Whitwood, in Duck-Lane

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(11b) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 67

Title: The beautiful shepherdess of Arcadia. A new postoral [sic] song

First Line: There was a shepheards daughter

Tune: The shepherd's delight

References:

ESTC: R235576

Themes:  Social statusSeduction

Douce Ballads 1(14a)

Notes:  A divided sheet.


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Edition - Bod5369

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for Phillip Brooksby, at the Golden-Ball in West- smith's-field, neer the Hospital-gate

Notes:  4o Rawl. 566(13) is another issue Wood E 25(1) is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: V20072

Title: [Amintor's lamentation for Celia's unkindness]

First Line: Since Celia's my foe

Tune: Since Celia's my foe

Authors:  Duffett, Thomas

References:

ESTC: R234180

Douce Ballads 2(268a)

Notes:  Cropped; lacking title.


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Edition - Bod5373

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, at the Golden-ball in West- smithfield

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(28b) is another impression.


Ballad - Roud Number: V9973

Title: Cupids tragedy: eibng [sic] Corydon's courtship; or, Philomels exaltation

First Line: Pritty Phillomel was so charming

Tune: The new Bory

References:

ESTC: R227082

Themes:  Pastoral

Don. b.13(17)

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Douce Ballads 1(49a)

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Edition - Bod5387

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: London, Printed for Phillip Brooksby next the Goldenball in Smithfield

Notes:  The third and fourth illustrations are printed on a different orientation. Douce Ballads 1(136b) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V9798

Title: Love and honour, or The lovers fare-wel to Calista

First Line: Farewel my Calista, my joy and my grief

Tune: Now the tyrant has stoln

References:

ESTC: R235598

Themes:  Rejected suitor

Douce Ballads 1(121a)

Notes:  Sheet divided; torn along centre fold.


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Edition - Bod5391

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, at the Golden-ball in West- smithfield

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(49a) is another impression.


Ballad - Roud Number: V9973

Title: Cupids tragedy: being Corydon's courtship; or, Philomels exaltation

First Line: [P]ritty Phillomel was so charming

Tune: The new Bory, or, Will you be a man of fashion

References:

ESTC: R227082

Themes:  Pastoral

Douce Ballads 1(28b)

Notes:  Sheet divided; torn left edge and cropped top edge.


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Edition - Bod5392

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby at the Golden in Ball [sic] West- Smithfield

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(42b) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V28093

Title: Crums of comfort for the youngest sister

First Line: I have a good old father at home

Tune: [The necessitated virgin]

References:

ESTC: R235408

Themes:  Marriage proposals

Douce Ballads 1(31b)

Notes:  Tune title supplied in MS: Ye Necessited [sic] Virgin.


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Edition - Bod5393

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1674 and 1679

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. [Vere ...]

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(43b) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4622

Title: Cumberland laddy[:] or, Willy and Nelly of the North

First Line: There was a lad in Cumberland

Tune: The lass that comes to bed to me

References:

ESTC: R232963

Themes:  WealthSeduction

Douce Ballads 1(42a)

Notes:  Sheet divided; torn left and lower edges, cropped at centre fold.


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Edition - Bod5394

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.Clarke, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1674 and 1679

Imprint: Printed for F. Cole [sic], T. Vere, J. Wright and J. Clarke

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(42a) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4622

Title: Cumberland laddy: or, Willy and Nelly of the North

First Line: There was a lad in Cumberland

Tune: The lass that comes to bed to me

References:

ESTC: R235682

Themes:  WealthSeduction

Douce Ballads 1(43b)

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Edition - Bod917

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby at the Golden in Ball [sic] West- Smithfield

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(31b) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V28093

Title: Crums of comfort for the youngest sister

First Line: I have a good old father at home

References:

ESTC: R235409

Themes:  Marriage proposals

Douce Ballads 1(42b)

Notes:  Sheet divided.


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Edition - Bod2861

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby in West-smithfield

Notes:  Don. b.13(2), Douce Ballads 1(9b), is another edition Wood E 25(136) is another edition


Ballad - Roud Number: V11277

Title: Amintor's answer to Parthenia's complaint: or, The wronged shepherds vindication

First Line: Under a pleasant willow shade

Tune: Sitting beyond a riverside

References:

ESTC: R235037

Themes:  Pastoral

Douce Ballads 1(7a)

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Edition - Bod3640

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby in Pye-cornerr [sic]

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(18a) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4866

Title: The beggars delight. As it was sung at the Theatre-royal

First Line: Courtiers, courtiers, think it no harm

References:

ESTC: R234883

Themes:  Social statusSexual intercourse

Douce Ballads 1(16b)

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Edition - Bod3682

Imprint Names:  Whitwood, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed for W. Whitwdood [sic] in Duck-lane

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(14a) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 67

Title: The beautiful shepherdess of Arcadia. A new pastoral song

First Line: There was a shepherds daughter

Tune: The shepherd's delight

References:

ESTC: R232872

Themes:  Pastoral

Douce Ballads 1(11b)

Notes:  Sheet divided. The second illustration is damaged; compare to Wood 401(3).


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Edition - Bod3771

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby at the Golden Ball in West smithfield

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(71b) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V28129

Title: The enchanted lover or, Celia triumphant

First Line: Ah! how pleasant are the charms of love

References:

ESTC: R235634

Themes:  Pastoral

Douce Ballads 1(68)

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Edition - Bod3772

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, at the Golden Ball in West smithfield

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(68) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V28129

Title: The enchanted lover or, Celia triumphant

First Line: Ah! how pleasant are the charms of love

References:

ESTC: R235633

Themes:  Pastoral

Douce Ballads 1(71b)

Notes:  Sheet divided along centre fold.


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Edition - Bod23478

Imprint Names:  Vere, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1644 and 1680

Imprint: London, Printed for T. Vere, at the sign of the Angel, without Newgate

Notes:  Compare the first illustration to Douce Ballads 1(121b).


Ballad - Roud Number: 139

Title: Joan's ale is new; or; A new merry medly

First Line: There was a jovial tinker

References:

ESTC: R233162

Themes:  Beer

Douce Ballads 1(105b)

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Edition - Bod23512

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for Phillip Brooksby, at the Golden-Ball in West- Smith's-field, neer the Hospital-gate

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(22a) is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: V35047

Title: Celia's answer to Amintors lamentation

First Line: Tis better then so

Tune: Celia's my foe

References:

ESTC: R232898

Themes:  Seduction

Douce Ballads 1(25b)

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Edition - Bod23546

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for Phillip Brooksby next door to the Golden-Ball in West-Smith-field

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(121a) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V9798

Title: Love and honour; or, The lovers farewel to Calista

First Line: Farewel my Calista my joy and my grief

Tune: Now the tyrant has stoln

References:

ESTC: R235599

Themes:  Rejected suitor

Douce Ballads 1(136b)

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Edition - Bod23555

Imprint Names:  Walter, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1700]

Imprint: Printed for J. Walter, at the Golden Ball in Pyecorner

Notes:  Compare the first three illustrations to Douce Ballads 1(14b).


Ballad - Roud Number: V5711

Title: The beggars chorus, in the Jovial crew

First Line: There was a jovial beggar

Authors:  Brome, Richard, d. 1652

Notes:  A Jovial Crew, or, The Merry Beggars (1641)

References:

ESTC: R231116

Themes:  Beggars

Douce Ballads 1(17a)

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Edition - Bod23726

Imprint Names:  Clarke, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1673 and 1686

Imprint: Printed for J. Clarke at the Harp and Bible in West-Smith- field

Notes:  Amintas and Claudia is Douce Ballads 1(6a)


Ballad - Roud Number: V8231

Title: The amorous shepherd, and coy shepherdess, or, An answer to Amintas and Claudia

First Line: Clear was the morning and azure the skie

Tune: Calm was the evening, &c

References:

ESTC: R232859

Themes:  Pastoral

Douce Ballads 1(9a)

Notes:  Sheet divided


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Edition - Bod24035

Imprint Names:  Sheppard, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1791

Imprint: Publish'd July 1st, 1791, by C. Sheppard, No. 19, Lambert Hill, Doctors Commons, London

Notes:  An engraving


Ballad - Roud Number: 1790

Title: Robin Hood and the fifteen foresters

First Line: Robin Hood was a tall young man

References:

ESTC: N70898

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Douce Ballads 3(123a)

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Douce FF 71(15)

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Edition - Bod5199

Imprint Names:  Onley, W.Walter, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1689 and 1709

Imprint: London: Printed by and for W.O. and sold by J. Walter, at the Hand and Pen in High Holbourn

Notes:  Mus. 1 c.118(6a) is another edition. Compare the illustration of Harding B 5(76).


Ballad - Roud Number: V19069

Title: An excellent ballad, entitul'd, The wandring prince of Troy

First Line: When Troy town for ten years wars

Tune: Queen Dido

References:

ESTC: R213662

Themes:  Trojan warsClassical literatureDido and Aeneas

Douce Ballads 3(102b)

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