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Edition - Bod2813

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed at Pitts Wholesale Toy Warehouse 6 Great st. Andrew street, 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: The pretty plough boy

First Line: A pretty little plough boy a driving of his team

Themes:  Press-gangs

Firth c.12(219)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(214c)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5647

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer and Publisher, 123, Union-street, Boro' S.E., and at 83, White Cross-st., St. Luke's

Series Identifier: 228


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: The pretty plough boy

First Line: It's of a pretty plough boy was gazing o'er his plough

Themes:  Social statusPress-gangsMoney

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 182

Title: Young Edwin in the Lowlands low

First Line: Come all you feeling lovers and listen to my song

Themes:  TavernsMurder

Firth c.12(289)

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Harding B 11(3163)

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Harding B 11(3163A)

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Edition - Bod20474

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed and sold wholesale and retail by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-court

Notes:  Harding B 11(3164) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: The pretty plough boy

First Line: It's of a pretty plough boy was gazing o'er his plough

Themes:  Lovers partedCruel parentsPress-gangsSailorsCourtship - difference in social status

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 956

Title: The spotted cow

First Line: One morning in the month of May

Themes:  Seduction

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13847

Title: Canadian boat song

First Line: Faintly as tolls the evening chime

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

Firth b.25(108)

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Harding B 11(3161)

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Edition - Bod6595

Imprint Names:  Forth, J.

Imprint Locations:  Pocklington

Imprint: J. Forth, Printer, Pocklington

Series Identifier: 157


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20939

Title: The good old plough

First Line: Let them sing who may of the battle fray

Themes:  Agricultural laborers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13623

Title: The white squall

First Line: The sea was bright, and the bark rode well

Authors:  Johns, R.

Themes:  Shipwreck

Firth b.25(247)

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Harding B 11(1374)

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Edition - Bod7624

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 194


1st Ballad - Roud Number: v217

Title: Harry Holt. A parody on \"Ben Bolt\"

First Line: Oh! don't you remember Sweet Sal, Harry Holt

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2637

Title: The crafty plough boy

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

Subjects:  Yorkshire (England)

Themes:  Highwaymen

Firth b.27(349)

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Harding B 11(1488)

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Johnson Ballads 2546

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Johnson Ballads 2547a

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Johnson Ballads 3300

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Edition - Bod8930

Imprint Names:  Kendrew, J.

Imprint Locations:  York

Date  between 1803 and 1848

Imprint: J. Kendrew, Printer, York


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 21256

Title: Ben Backstay

First Line: Ben Backstay was a boatswain, a very merry boy

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1768-1833

Themes:  SailorsGhostsNaval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V30769

Title: The gallant sailor

First Line: The gallant sailor ploughs the deep

Themes:  Naval

Firth b.25(509)

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Harding B 11(236)

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Edition - Bod15034

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Printed for W. Armstrong, Banastre-st.


Ballad - Roud Number: V5789

Title: My gallopping's all at an end

First Line: Ye sailors who plough on the deep

Themes:  SailorsMarriage - menDomestic economy

Firth c.20(60)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(159c)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3574

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer & Publisher, 177, Union Street, Borough, S.E.

Notes:  Harding B 11(268) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 336


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 22077

Title: The curly-headed plough boy

First Line: A curly-headed plough boy five years ago was I

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23133

Title: The bewildered maid

First Line: Slow broke the light, and sweet breathed the morn

Themes:  Soldiers - death in battle

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1003

Title: God bless the prince of Wales

First Line: Among our ancient mountains

Subjects:  Edward VII, King of Great Britain, 1841-1910Alexandra, Queen, Consort of Edward VII, King of Great Britain, 1844-1925

Themes:  Wedding of the Prince of Wales, 1863

Firth c.16(164)

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Harding B 11(269)

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Edition - Bod1139

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: Hodges, Printer, (from Pitt's) wholesale toy warehouse, 31 [Dudley] street, 7 Dials

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 559 is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 833

Title: The mower

First Line: It was on one summer's morning on the 14th day of May

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 518

Title: Rambling sailor

First Line: I am a sailor stout and bold, long time I have ploughed the ocean

Themes:  Sailors

Firth b.25(378)

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Firth b.34(188)

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Harding B 11(2506)

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Edition - Bod543

Imprint Names:  Wilson, J.

Imprint Locations:  Bideford

Imprint: Wilson, Printer, Bideford


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 355

Title: The painful plough

First Line: Come all you jolly ploughmen of courage stout and bold

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centurySocial statusAgricultural laborers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2821

Title: I've been roaming

First Line: I've been roaming, I've been roaming

Firth b.26(485)

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Harding B 11(2937)

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