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Edition - Bod3061

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 22, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 129


Ballad - Roud Number: 13833

Title: Woodman spare that tree

First Line: Woodman spare that tree

Authors:  Morris, George Pope, 1802-1864

Harding B 15(392a)

Notes:  The illustration and the text are separately printed items. Slip


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Edition - Bod1233

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail by [John O. Bebbing]ton, [22 Gould]en-street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 22


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1147

Title: Youth and bloom

First Line: One night I dreamed I lulled asleep as Morpheus lay reposing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 270

Title: Riley's farewell

First Line: As I roved out one evening fair down by a river side

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusEmigrationCruel father

2806 c.16(201)

Notes:  Imprint defaced. See Firth c.26(2)


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Firth c.26(151)

Notes:  Imprint defaced. See Firth c.26(2)


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Harding B 11(4403)

Notes:  Imprint defaced. See Firth c.26(2)


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Edition - Bod11604

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail by John O. Bebbington, 22, Goulden-st., Oldham-rd., Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: V15218

Title: A funny wedding

First Line: A man and maid, last month 'tis said

Themes:  ClergyPoverty

Harding B 11(1273)

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Edition - Bod11773

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold by John O. Bebbington, 22, Goulden Street, Oldhrm [sic] Road, Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3912

Title: Happy man

First Line: Come all you merry buxom blades

Themes:  Domestic economyParliament

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13752

Title: After many roving years

First Line: After many roving years

Harding B 11(1466)

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Edition - Bod13757

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail by John O. Bebbington, 22, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 31


Ballad - Roud Number: V302

Title: The Calais packet

First Line: Who's for Calais, the packet is sailing now

Notes:  Verse and prose

Harding B 11(518)

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Edition - Bod14626

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 22 Goulden Street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth b.34(83)

Series Identifier: 108


Ballad - Roud Number: V31045

Title: Faithless maiden

First Line: Scenes where memory fondly lingers

Harding B 15(103b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod14942

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail by John O. Bebbington, 22 Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: V12535

Title: Westport town

First Line: Farewell to old Ireland, it is my native ground

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

Harding B 15(364a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21926

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold by John O. Bebbington, 22, Goulden-st., Oldham Road, Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: V20313

Title: Thirteen pence a day

First Line: To go for a soldier is a very fine thing

Themes:  Soldiers

2806 c.16(221)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth c.14(118)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(287b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod24023

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail, by John O. Bebbington, 22, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: V740

Title: Katty darling

First Line: The flowers are blooming Katty darling

Harding B 15(158a)

Notes:  The illustrations and the text are separately printed items. Slip


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Edition - Bod4190

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail, by John O. Bebbington, 22, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Notes:  Firth c.26(177) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 32


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 937

Title: Jone o' Grinfield

First Line: I'm a poor cotton weaver as many one knows

Subjects:  Lancashire (England)

Themes:  Weavers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2843

Title: Sally Sly

First Line: At six in the morning awaking

Firth c.26(2)

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Edition - Bod1223

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail by [John O. Bebbing]ton, 22, [Goulden]-st., Oldham-rd., Manchester

Notes:  Harding B 11(3081) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 8


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1629

Title: The poor Irish stranger

First Line: O pity the fate of a poor Irish stranger

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V769

Title: Paddy the piper

First Line: When I was a boy in my father's mud edifice

Subjects:  Ireland

Firth c.26(128)

Notes:  Imprint defaced.


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Firth c.26(221)

Notes:  Imprint defaced.


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Edition - Bod1235

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail by [John O. Bebbingt]on, 22 Goulde]n-street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 26


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 5163

Title: John Mitchell's address

First Line: I am a bold true Irishman, John Mitchell is my name

Themes:  Transported convict

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2900

Title: The emigrant's farewell

First Line: Farewell dear Erin, I now must leave you

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2806 c.16(129)

Notes:  Imprint defaced. See Firth c.26(2)


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Firth c.26(143)

Notes:  Imprint defaced. See Firth c.26(2)


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Harding B 11(1908)

Notes:  Imprint defaced. See Firth c.26(2)


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Edition - Bod1593

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 22, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, and sold by H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter's St., Leeds

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Johnson Ballads 1866

Series Identifier: 179


Ballad - Roud Number: 620

Title: My poor Black Bess

First Line: When fortune, blind goddess, she fled my abode

Themes:  Highwaymen

2806 c.16(274)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 16(162b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod5306

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 22 Goulden St. Oldham Road Manchester. And sold by H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter Street, Leeds

Notes:  Harding B 11(450) is another impression

Series Identifier: 158


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2062

Title: Bride's farewell

First Line: Farewell mother! tears are streaming

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 503

Title: Their [sic] was a jolly miller

First Line: There was a jolly miller once

Themes:  Social status

Harding B 11(449)

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Edition - Bod6578

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and sold by John O. Bebbington, 22, Goulden-st., Oldham road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 79


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V418

Title: Dashing white sergeant

First Line: If I had a beau for a soldier would go

Themes:  Women soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17733

Title: The drover-boy

First Line: I'm a merry hearted drover boy

Subjects:  Switzerland

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V983

Title: Never got married

First Line: Young ladies have pity on me

Themes:  Domestic economy

Firth b.25(23)

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Edition - Bod6797

Imprint Names:  Ireland, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1860

Imprint: Manchester: A. Ireland and co., Pall Mall court

Series Identifier: Waugh's Lancashire songs 22


Ballad - Roud Number: 24794

Title: A lift on the way

First Line: Come, what's th' use o' fratchin', lads, this life's noan so lung

Tune: Come, sit down, my cronies

Authors:  Waugh, Edwin, 1817-1890

Firth b.25(452)

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Edition - Bod2001

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail by John O. Bebbington, 22, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 6


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13134

Title: Long Barney

First Line: Did you ever hear tell of long Barney!

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13881

Title: The old house at home

First Line: Oh! the old house at home where my forefathers dwelt

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

Harding B 11(2192)

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Edition - Bod2234

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 22 Goulden-Street Oldham-Road, Manchester; and Sold by H. Andrews St. Peter-Street Leeds

Series Identifier: 169


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3450

Title: Poor Tom

First Line: Mas'r I can tell you nothing

Performers:  Johnson, W.

Notes:  Based on a passage in Uncle Tom's Cabin / by Harriet Beecher Stowe

Themes:  Slavery

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13793

Title: Merry bells of England

First Line: O the merry bells of England, I love to hear them sound

Themes:  Bells

Harding B 11(3111)

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Edition - Bod2476

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 22, Goulden St., Oldham-road Manchester

Series Identifier: 93


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V19535

Title: Westling winds

First Line: Now westling winds and slaught'ring guns

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13817

Title: Shells of the ocean

First Line: One summer eve, with pensive thought

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13808

Title: Bessy the sailor's bride

First Line: Poor Bessy was a sailor's bride

Harding B 11(4094)

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Edition - Bod11308

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 22 Goulden-Street Oldham-Road, Manchester; and Sold by H. Andrews St. Peter-Street Leeds

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(3111)


Ballad - Roud Number: 13793

Title: Merry bells of England

First Line: O the merry bells of England, I love to hear them sound

Themes:  Bells

Harding B 17(192b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1871

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1872

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod11961

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail by John O Bebbington, 22, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 13


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15564

Title: The shabby swell

First Line: About this town I'm told there dwells

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15552

Title: Judy Magrath

First Line: O Judy Magrath, I'm dying for you

2806 c.16(170)

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Harding B 11(3460)

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Edition - Bod13771

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold by John O. Bebbington, 22, Goulden-st, Oldham Road Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1695

Title: Captain Colston

First Line: You landsmen all, on you I call, you heroes stout & brave

Subjects:  IrelandNew York (N.Y.)Liverpool (England)

Themes:  Emigration - IrishPiracy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2024

Title: Pirate of the Isles

First Line: Oh, I command a sturdy band

Themes:  Piracy

Harding B 11(534)

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Edition - Bod13885

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 22 Goulden Street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 144


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 8179

Title: Annie Laurie

First Line: Maxwelton braes are bonnie

Authors:  Scott, Alicia Anne, Lady John, 1810-1900

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 738

Title: Buffalo gals

First Line: As I was walking down de street

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 561

Title: Mary of the silvery tide

First Line: It is a fair young creature who dwelt by the sea side

Themes:  MurderLovers parted

Harding B 11(66)

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Edition - Bod7190

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed & Sold by [John O. Bebbing]ton, 22 [Gould]en-st., Oldham Road, Manchester; also by [J. Beaumont] 176, York St., Leeds

Series Identifier: 117


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2637

Title: Crafty ploughboy

First Line: Please to draw near, and the truth I'll declare

Themes:  Highwaymen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3847

Title: Banks of the Dee!

First Line: It was summer, so softly the breezes were blowing

Authors:  Tait, John, 1748-1817

Firth c.26(43)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Edition - Bod7463

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 22 Goulden Street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 123


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 714

Title: Mantle of green

First Line: As I went a walking one morning in June

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6581

Title: A life by de galley fire

First Line: A life by de galley fire, a home in de old caboose

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

3rd Ballad

Title: Was a jolly beggerman [sic]

First Line: There was a jolly beggar and a begging was bound

Themes:  Beggars

Firth c.26(57)

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