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Edition - Bod7437

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer, No. 22, Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 23116

Title: I'm ninety five

First Line: I'm ninety-five -- I'm ninety-five

Themes:  WomenMarriage - women

Firth b.26(73)

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Harding B 11(1727)

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Edition - Bod8242

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

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


Ballad - Roud Number: 466

Title: The lover's lament for her sailor

First Line: As I was walking along the sea-shore

Themes:  Lovers parted

Firth c.12(221)

Notes:  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 - Bod7023

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: H. Paul, Printer, 22, Brick-lane, Spitalfields


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3232

Title: Thomas & Nancy

First Line: The boatswain's shrill whistle had sounded

Themes:  Shipwreck

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V754

Title: A woman's the pride of the land

First Line: Come, married and single, together pray mingle

Themes:  Marriage - men

Firth b.26(156)

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Harding B 11(3800)

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Johnson Ballads 698

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Johnson Ballads 699

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Edition - Bod7429

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13752

Title: After many roving years

First Line: After many roving years

Firth b.26(65)

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Harding B 11(1422)

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Johnson Ballads 652

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Johnson Ballads 653

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Edition - Bod10252

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  1862

Notes:  With an extract from the Braintree Advertiser, January 22, 1862


Ballad - Roud Number: V8412

Title: The Yeldham yield or, The fate of the fruitful!

First Line: Why grieve they so at Yeldham, pray?

Authors:  Merciful Malthusian (Pseudonym)

Themes:  Childbirth

Firth c.20(200)

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Edition - Bod8573

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V22402

Title: The death warning

First Line: The bell had told twelve it was solemn midnight

Tune: Dream of Napoleon

Themes:  GhostsLetter-writing

Firth c.13(150)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8976

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1873

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box ... Saturday, 22nd March, 1873


Ballad - Roud Number: V11477

Title: I vowed I never would leave her

First Line: Pray look on this soldier so bold

Themes:  Soldiers

Firth c.14(315)

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 - 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 - 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 - Bod7044

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

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

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 709 is another issue Johnson Ballads 709 is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1177

Title: Young William

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

Themes:  DisguiseMurder

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15903

Title: The seaman's life

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

Themes:  Naval

Firth b.26(177)

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Edition - Bod7133

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer and Publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro'. S.E.

Notes:  Slip. Another edition appears in a sheet of two ballads; see Firth c.22(49)

Series Identifier: 546


Ballad - Roud Number: 1234

Title: Come landlord fill the flowing bowl

First Line: Come landlord fill a flowing bowl

Themes:  Drinking

Firth b.26(267)

Notes:  Slip.


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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 - Bod7244

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 560

Title: Black eyed Susan

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

Authors:  Gay, John, 1685-1732

Themes:  SailorsNaval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1053

Title: The robbers of the glen

First Line: Stand stranger stand, your jewels give

Notes:  Harding B 15(261b) is another issue of this ballad alone.

Themes:  Crime - 19th centuryRobbery

Firth b.26(37)

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Edition - Bod7461

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul Printer, 22, Brick-lane, Spitalfield[s]


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4048

Title: Mother Teasel's pudding

First Line: Now Christmas is a drawing near, let us all be jolly

Themes:  Christmas

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 560

Title: Black eyed Susan

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

Authors:  Gay, John, 1685-1732

Themes:  Naval

Firth b.26(98)

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Harding B 11(2498)

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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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Edition - Bod7947

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. Verse and prose. Part of a sheet of two ballads. See Firth c.26(81)


Ballad - Roud Number: V6779

Title: Merry ploughboy

First Line: One Saturday night, I remember it well

Notes:  Verse and prose. Part of a sheet of two ballads. See Firth c.26(81)

Themes:  ProstitutionCountryman in town

Firth b.34(176)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod10124

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

Series Identifier: 171


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 519

Title: Van Dieman's Land

First Line: Come all you gallant poachers, that ramble void of care

Themes:  Transported convict

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V200

Title: Behold how brightly

First Line: Behold how brightly breaks the morning

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V7900

Title: Why are you you [sic] weeping

First Line: Why are you weeping dear mother

Firth c.19(60)

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