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Edition - Bod21167

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1859

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box ... Saturday Morning, January 22, 1859.


Ballad - Roud Number: V21109

Title: The birth of Burns

First Line: When January's wind did blaw

Tune: Whistle o'er the lave o' t

Authors:  Norris, Daniel

Subjects:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

2806 c.11(170)

Notes:  Imprint defaced 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 - Bod22578

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1868

Imprint: the Poet's Box ... Saturday morning, Feb. 22, 1868.


Ballad

Title: The special constables

First Line: There has been a great sensation

Tune: Old aunt Sally

Authors:  Pollock, P.

Performers:  Pollock, P.

Performance Locations:  Britannia Music Hall

Themes:  Special constables

2806 c.11(223)

Notes:  Imprint defaced 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 - Bod1307

Imprint Names:  Lindsay, J.

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  between 1851 and 1910

Imprint: Sold by James Lindsay, printer and wholesale stationer, &c., 9 King street, (off Trongate) Glasgow

Series Identifier: 22


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9582

Title: Answer to ladies crinolines

First Line: Come all you young ladies and listen awhile

Themes:  Crinolines

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2656

Title: Gentle Annie

First Line: You will come no more gentle Annie

Themes:  Death

2806 c.13(138)

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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 - Bod1716

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1862

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box, [6, St Andrew's lane, Glasgow] ... Saturday Morning, February 22, 1862.

Notes:  First issue 1858


Ballad - Roud Number: 566

Title: Answer to Betsy of Ballindoun brae

First Line: Young men and young maidens I pray lend an ear

Tune: He was a heartless deceiver

2806 c.11(153)

Notes:  Imprint defaced. Slip


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Edition - Bod5059

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, Church Street, Preston

Notes:  Harding B 11(873) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 22


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1314

Title: Deivl [sic] and hackney coachman

First Line: Ben was a hackney coachman rare

Themes:  Coach drivers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2554

Title: My bonny, blooming, Highland Jane

First Line: As I walk'd out one morning fair

Themes:  Death

Harding B 11(861)

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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 - Bod102

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: H. Paul, Printer, 22, Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1177

Title: Young William

First Line: Young William for honour & fame went to sea

Authors:  Hughes, J.

Themes:  SailorsLandlordsTheftMurderDisguise

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15903

Title: The seaman's life

First Line: A seaman's life, is a life I love

Themes:  Sailors

Johnson Ballads 709

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Edition - Bod113

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1856]

Imprint: [H. P]aul, Printer, 22, Brck [sic] Lane, Spitalfields


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3871

Title: The lass of Gowrie

First Line: Upon a summer afternoon

Authors:  Reid, William, 1764-1831

Subjects:  Scotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7777

Title: The bush ranger

First Line: Farewell old Albion's dear lov'd shore

Tune: Waggon train

Themes:  Transported convict

Johnson Ballads 666

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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 - Bod6965

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: H. Paul, Printer, 22, Brick Lane, Spitalfields


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2554

Title: My bonny blooming highland Jane

First Line: As I walked out one morning fair

Subjects:  Scotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13881

Title: The old house at home

First Line: Oh the old house at home

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

Firth b.26(100)

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Edition - Bod6970

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Printed by H. Paul, 22, Brick Lane, Spitalfields


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9152

Title: The new rigs of the races

First Line: See the ladies how they strut along

Themes:  Horse-racing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13805

Title: Mother dear

First Line: There was a place in childhood that I remember well

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

Firth b.26(107)

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Edition - Bod6989

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: H. Paul, Printer, 22, Brick Lane, Spitalfields


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 17776

Title: Poor Rosa the pride of the vale

First Line: Come all you pretty damsels that dwell far and near

Tune: Pretty Susan the pride of Kildare

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 586

Title: The banks of sweet primroses

First Line: As I walked one midsummer morning

Firth b.26(125)

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Harding B 11(3105)

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Johnson Ballads 684

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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 - Bod2410

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Machine Printer & Publisher, 177, Union- st., Boro'

Series Identifier: 22


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 222

Title: Thorney moor wood

First Line: In Thorney moor wood in Nottinghamshire

Themes:  Poaching

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 901

Title: The lost lady found

First Line: It was down in a valley a young farmer did dwell

Themes:  GipsiesAbduction

Harding B 11(3803)

Notes:  Harding B 11(3804) is printed on orange paper.


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Harding B 11(3804)

Notes:  Harding B 11(3804) is printed on orange paper. Harding B 11(3804) is printed on orange paper.


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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 - Bod11867

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: [first ballad] Paul, Printer, 18, Great St. Andrew Street, 7, Dials. [second ballad] H. Paul, Printer, 22 Brick Lane, Spitalfields

Notes:  Firth b.26(70) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12738

Title: How I should like to marry

First Line: Oh! I should like to marry

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V246

Title: Bill Jones

First Line: 'Twas off the coast of Guinea land

Notes:  First two stanzas only

Subjects:  Africa

Themes:  NavalMutiny

Harding B 11(1587)

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