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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 - 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 - 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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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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Edition - Bod10852

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:  Harding B 11(1542) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 63


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1095

Title: Highland Mary

First Line: Ye fertile plains, and streams around

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1121

Title: Remember the poor

First Line: Cold winter is come, with its cold chilly breath

Themes:  Poverty

Firth c.26(70)

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Harding B 11(1541)

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Edition - Bod10864

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 St, Leeds

Series Identifier: 191


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6779

Title: Merry ploughboy

First Line: One Saturday night, I remember it well

Notes:  Verse and prose

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V13009

Title: Honest John Bull

First Line: Here's a health to old honest John Bull

Firth c.26(81)

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Edition - Bod10866

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12547

Title: Our merry town

First Line: Gosh, dang it lads I've come again though many a mile I've been

Tune: Kitty Jones

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22830

Title: The wanderer

First Line: O cease a while ye winds to blow

Firth c.26(72)

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Edition - Bod8015

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

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

Series Identifier: 109


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 6128

Title: The oul' bog hole

First Line: The pig is in the mire and the cow is on the grass

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1259

Title: Gipsy king

First Line: Oh 'tis I am the gipsy king

Themes:  Gipsies

Firth c.26(28)

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Edition - Bod8085

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

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

Series Identifier: 108


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 370

Title: Dawning of the day

First Line: As I walked forth one morning fair, in the summer time

Subjects:  Bantry Bay (Ireland)

Themes:  SeductionMay

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V31045

Title: Faithless maiden

First Line: Scenes where memory fondly lingers

Firth b.34(83)

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Harding B 11(805)

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Edition - Bod1215

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:  Firth c.26(288) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 159


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4894

Title: Kerry eagle

First Line: You sons of Hibernia now listen awhile to my song

Subjects:  O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847

Themes:  Politics and government - Ireland, 19th century

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V129

Title: Angel's whisper

First Line: A baby was sleeping

2806 b.10(21)

Notes:  2806 b.10(21); Imperfect: imprint defaced.


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Firth c.26(36)

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Edition - Bod1237

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 Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 51


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15056

Title: The battle of Philedelphia [sic]

First Line: Come all you Roman Catholics that's from your native home

Themes:  Irish - U.S.A.Religious controversy - Ireland1852

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13862

Title: Light of other days

First Line: The light of other days is faded

Authors:  Bunn, A. (Alfred), 1796-1860

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13755

Title: Alice Grey

First Line: She's all my fancy painted her

2806 b.10(60)

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Firth c.26(158)

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Edition - Bod6474

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 22 Goulden street, Oldham road, Manchester

Notes:  Harding B 11(1606) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 115


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1101

Title: Hurrah for the road

First Line: Hurrah over Hounslow heath to roam

Themes:  Highwaymen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V937

Title: Let me like a soldier fall

First Line: Oh, let me like a soldier fall

Themes:  Soldiers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 2668

Title: Poor dog Tray

First Line: On the green banks of Shannon, when Sheelagh was nigh

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  Dogs

Firth b.25(30)

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Edition - Bod6866

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

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold by John O. Bebbington, 22 Goulden St, Oldham Road, Manchester; also by J. Beaumont 176, York Street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 107


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12882

Title: Cot where I was born

First Line: I've roamed beneath a foreign sky

Themes:  Emigration

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13784

Title: Happy land

First Line: Happy land! whate'er my fate in life may be

Themes:  Emigration

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1627

Title: Erin go bragh

First Line: My name's Duncan Cambell, from the shire of Argyle

Themes:  Emigration - IrishIrish - Scotland

Firth c.26(15)

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Edition - Bod1221

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

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed & Sold by John O. Bebbington, 22 Goulden St, Oldham Road, Manchester; also by J. Beaumont 176, York Street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 70


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V659

Title: England for ever, the land boys we live in

First Line: Since our foes to invade us have long been preparing

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

Themes:  French invasion scares, 1852

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1106

Title: Share my cottage

First Line: Oh, share my cottage gentle maid

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V722

Title: We met

First Line: We met, 'twas in a crowd

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

Firth c.26(61)

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Edition - Bod1234

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:  Harding B 11(2721) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 30


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V752

Title: Norah the pride of Kildare

First Line: As beauteous as Flora, is lovely young Norah

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23207

Title: Young girls mind this when you are married

First Line: I am a wife these dozen of years

Themes:  HouseworkMarriage - women

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 3025

Title: The maid of sweet Gorteen

First Line: Come all you gentle Muses combine and lend an ear

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusLovers partedServants

2806 b.11(271)

Notes:  Imprint defaced.


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Firth c.26(131)

Notes:  Imprint defaced.


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Firth c.26(183)

Notes:  Imprint defaced.


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Harding B 11(2720)

Notes:  Imprint defaced.


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