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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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - Bod13095

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson & Son, (Late J. Russell,) 22, Moor-st. Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4204

Title: Rory O'More's flare-up in Birmingham

First Line: Good people all listen wherever you be

Themes:  Irish - England

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V12856

Title: That income tax! A popular parody on \"Those evening bells\"

First Line: That income tax -- tha[t] income tax!

Themes:  Taxation

Harding B 11(3316)

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Johnson Ballads 1404

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Edition - Bod13698

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 664

Title: Young Napoleon; or, The bunch of roses

First Line: By the dangers of the ocean

Subjects:  Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873

Themes:  French invasion scares, 1852

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 372

Title: The British man of war

First Line: It was down in yonder meadows I carelessly did stray

Themes:  SailorsOpium War, 1840-1842

Harding B 11(4383)

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Johnson Ballads fol. 108

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Edition - Bod19646

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 Street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 179


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15195

Title: Far, far upon the sea

First Line: Far, far upon the sea

Themes:  Sailing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 620

Title: My poor Black Bess

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

Subjects:  Turpin, Richard, 1706-1739

Themes:  HighwaymenCrime - 19th century

Johnson Ballads 1866

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Edition - Bod19649

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

Series Identifier: 7


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1115

Title: Spencer the rover

First Line: Thes [sic] words were composed by Spencer the rover

Themes:  Poverty

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3724

Title: Miss. Kitty Mooney's fortune

First Line: My name is Dick Mooney I'm very near dying

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Marriage prospects

Johnson Ballads 1880

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Edition - Bod19888

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High Street, St. Giles, London. W.C.


Ballad - Roud Number: V29600

Title: Execution of five pirates at Newgate, on Monday, Feb. 22nd, for murder on board the Flowery Land

First Line: Oh! what numbers did flock to see

Themes:  Executions

Johnson Ballads 309

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Edition - Bod19653

Imprint Names:  Birch, J.D.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  1897

Imprint: J.D. Birch, Typo., Hr. Broughton, Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: V1430

Title: The diamond jubilee, June 22nd, 1897, A.D., entitled \"Hail! hail! Victoria\"

First Line: All nations now should doff their plume

Attributation: Written and recited by One of England's Blind Naval Crimean Heroes, C. Huntley Bartell

Authors:  Bartell, C. Huntley

Performers:  Bartell, C. Huntley

Subjects:  Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901

Johnson Ballads 1883

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