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Sheet - Douce Ballads 1(100)

Imprint Names:  Blare, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1683 and 1706

Ballad

Title: The jealous lover satisfy'd

First Line: There was in Bristol city fair

Tune: The gallant youth of Gravesend

References:

ESTC: R216480



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Sheet - Douce Ballads 1(98)

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Ballad - Roud Number: V6054

Title: The innocent country maids delight, or, A description of the lives of the lasses of London

First Line: Some lasses are nice and strange

References:

ESTC: R234325

Themes:  Prostitution



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Sheet - Douce Ballads 1(137)

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Ballad - Roud Number: V27079

Title: A pleasant new ballad: being a merry discourse between a country lass & a young taylor

First Line: In harvest-time I walked

Tune: Kester crab

References:

ESTC: R228117



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Sheet - North b.1(24)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: A new song on the present times

First Line: Let Albions sons for ever sing

Subjects:  Wilkes, John, 1727-1797



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Sheet - Harding B 1(106)

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Ballad - Roud Number: V14197

Title: A new song, called The Endymion's triumph

First Line: Come all you valiant British tars, attend unto my theme

Themes:  SailorsWar of 1812



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Sheet - Harding B 40(1)

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  See also Harding B 19(44).


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3230

Title: An admired song called blue-eyed Mary

First Line: As I roved out one summer's day to view the flowers springing


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20097

Title: Elegiac lines on our invincible chieftain O'Connell

First Line: Oh, yon heavenly muse and yon angelic virgin

Subjects:  O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V4935

Title: The poor Connaughtman

First Line: I am a poor Connaught man from the town of Athlone

Themes:  Countryman in Dublin


4th Ballad - Roud Number: 1

Title: A much amired [sic] [s]ong called the dark-eyed gipsy O

First Line: There were three gipsies in the east

Themes:  Gipsies


5th Ballad

Title: Fisher's funeral

First Line: Like October leaves the great men fall


6th Ballad - Roud Number: 527

Title: A new song called William and Nancy

First Line: Adieu, lovely Nancy, since now I must leave you



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Sheet - Harding B 38(1)

Imprint Names:  Laurie and Whittle

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1798

Ballad - Roud Number: V29995

Title: Frank Hayman, a tale

First Line: Frank Hayman, once a brother of the brush

Authors:  Taylor, John

References:

ESTC: N26464



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Sheet - Harding B 1(87)

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Ballad - Roud Number: V17663

Title: The Northern ditty, or, the Scotchman outwitted by the country damsel. To which is added, a second part

First Line: Cold and raw the north did blow

Tune: To a new Scotch tune; or, Cold and raw the north did blow

Authors:  D'Urfey, Thomas, 1653-1723

Themes:  WealthAttempted seduction



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Sheet - Harding B 1(6)

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Ballad - Roud Number: 560

Title: William and Susan

First Line: All in the Downs the fleet was moor'd

Tune: Black-ey'd Susan

Authors:  Gay, John, 1685-1732

References:

ESTC: T207050

Themes:  SailorsLove, pleasant



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Sheet - Firth c.8(1)

Imprint Names:  Dickinson, B.

Imprint Locations:  London

Notes:  8 p. Illustration is an engraving


Ballad - Roud Number: V32964

Title: The merry campaign; or The Westminster and Green-park scuffle. A new court ballad

First Line: God prosper long our noble king!

Tune: Chevy chase

References:

ESTC: T60961






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Sheet - 4 Delta 260(1)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  1712

Ballad

Title: An excellent old ballad, made at the restauration of k. Charles II. with a second part to the same tune by a modern hand

First Line: Rebellion has broken up house

Tune: Old Simon the king




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Sheet - North b.1(17)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [c.1718]

Ballad - Roud Number: V23645

Title: The petition

First Line: To you, German sir, a petition I bring

Tune: Which nobody can deny

References:

ESTC: T154896



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Sheet - Harding B 3(1)

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Ballad

Title: The butcher's daughter's policy, or, Lustful lord well fitted

First Line: I pray now draw near, all you that love fun

References:

ESTC: T29821



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Sheet - Harding B 45(1)

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.Marshall, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBristol

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Notes:  With a prose account of the ballad story


Ballad - Roud Number: V20960

Title: The young man's dream

First Line: Give ear ye gay deluded youths

Themes:  Crime - 19th century





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Sheet - 17075 a.1(79)

Imprint Names:  Pritchard, C.E.

Imprint Locations:  London

Ballad

Title: Fracas royal extraordinaire. New version. 2nd ed

First Line: Cried G....ge, who dare my will resist

Subjects:  Caroline Amelia Elizabeth, queen, consort of George IV, king of Great Britain, 1768-1821Frederick Augustus, Duke of York and Albany, 1763-1827George IV, king of Great Britain, 1762-1830Gifford, Robert Gifford, Baron, 1779-1826



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Sheet - [Rhodes House Library]-1

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(3287).


Ballad - Roud Number: 624

Title: General Wolfe

First Line: Bold general Wolfe to his men did say

Subjects:  Wolfe, James, 1727-1759


Sheet - 17075 a.1(78)

Imprint Names:  Broom, T.Evans, W.Glindon, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Ballad - Roud Number: V32666

Title: Col. Gwillim Lloyd Wardle, Sir Francis Burdett, and the supporters of the tree of liberty

First Line: Honour demands the song of praise

Subjects:  Frederick Augustus, Duke of York and Albany, 1763-1827Wardle, Gwyllym Lloyd, 1762-1833Burdett, Francis, Sir, 1770-1844

Themes:  1809



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Sheet - 2803 b.1(6)

Imprint Names:  Marshall, J.Hazard, S.White, R.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBathLondon

Date  [1795]

Notes:  Johnson Ballads fol. 187 is another edition ; Johnson Ballads fol. 188 is another issue.

Series Identifier: Cheap repository


Ballad - Roud Number: V1486

Title: The roguish miller; or Nothing got by cheating. A true ballad

First Line: A miller there was, and he liv'd at his mill

Authors:  More, Hannah, 1745-1833

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th century



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Sheet - Harding B 12(1)

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Ballad - Roud Number: V1674

Title: All the world at Paris

First Line: Now's the time to change our clime

Performers:  Grimaldi, Joseph, 1778-1837

Subjects:  Paris (France)



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Sheet - Harding B 21(1)

Imprint Names:  Sheppard, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1786

Notes:  An engraving.


Ballad - Roud Number: 1225

Title: Damon & Phillis

First Line: A shepherd in clusters crept close by a grove



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Sheet - Harding B 20(1)

Imprint Names:  West, J.

Imprint Locations:  Brighton

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4327

Title: All alone. Cottage by the sea

First Line: Just one year ago to-day, love

Themes:  Widows


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13678

Title: My lad, your mother's dead

First Line: A soldier he returned again



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Sheet - 2803 b.1(3)

Imprint Names:  Marshall, J.Hazard, S.White, R.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBathLondon

Date  [1795]

Notes:  Johnson Ballads fol. 182 is another edition.

Series Identifier: Cheap repository


Ballad - Roud Number: V4485

Title: The old man, his children, and the bundle of sticks. A fable

First Line: A good old man, no matter where

Authors:  More, Hannah, 1745-1833

References:

ESTC: T42174



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Sheet - 2803 b.1(8)

Imprint Names:  Marshall, J.Hazard, S.White, R.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBathLondon

Date  [1795]

Notes:  Harding B 7(1) is another edition.

Series Identifier: Cheap repository


Ballad - Roud Number: V17549

Title: The market woman, a true tale; or Honesty is the best policy

First Line: A farmer's wife to market went

Authors:  More, Hannah, 1745-1833

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th century



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Sheet - 2803 b.1(7)

Imprint Names:  Marshall, J.Hazard, S.White, R.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBathLondon

Date  between 1784 and 1807

Notes:  Firth c.22(75) is another edition.

Series Identifier: Cheap repository


Ballad - Roud Number: V5521

Title: The gin-shop; or a Peep into a prison

First Line: Look through the land from north to south

Authors:  More, Hannah, 1745-1833

References:

ESTC: T195114

Themes:  Drunkenness



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Sheet - Harding B 36(1)

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4597

Title: My Nannie, O

First Line: Behind yon hills, where Stinchar flows


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6021

Title: The slave

First Line: Sons of freedom! hear my story

Performers:  Stephens, Catherine, 1794-1882

Themes:  Slavery


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 8708

Title: The broom of Cowden-knows

First Line: When summer comes, the swains on Tweed


4th Ballad - Roud Number: V13490

Title: [None]

First Line: A damsel stood to watch the fight

Performers:  Bradshaw, Ann Maria, 1801-1862


5th Ballad - Roud Number: V9902

Title: Glee for three voices

First Line: Amidst the myrtles as I walk'd


6th Ballad - Roud Number: V1152

Title: Hole in the ballad

First Line: Your laughter I'll try to provoke

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1768-1833

Themes:  Ballads


7th Ballad - Roud Number: V20795

Title: Farewell Rosina

First Line: Farewell Rosina, lovely fair


8th Ballad - Roud Number: V5437

Title: The pilgrim of love

First Line: Orynthia, my beloved, I call in vain


9th Ballad - Roud Number: V3340

Title: Fly away pretty moth

First Line: Fly away pretty moth to the shade


10th Ballad - Roud Number: V23663

Title: Liberty

First Line: Since ev'ry charm on earth combines

Themes:  Liberty


11th Ballad - Roud Number: V9620

Title: An old man, &c

First Line: An old man would be wooing


12th Ballad - Roud Number: V3484

Title: Taste, O! taste

First Line: Taste, O taste this spicy wine

Themes:  Drinking


13th Ballad - Roud Number: V6282

Title: Irish schoolmaster

First Line: Old Teddy O'Rook kept a nice little school

Notes:  Verse and prose


14th Ballad - Roud Number: 17553

Title: Merry rows the bonny bark

First Line: O! merry row, O merry row


15th Ballad - Roud Number: V26262

Title: Our king and our country for ever

First Line: To friendship and love, round our gay jovial ring


16th Ballad - Roud Number: V5686

Title: The violet girl

First Line: Come buy my pretty violets blue

Themes:  Street traders




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