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Edition - Bod15025

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 22077

Title: Curly headed plough boy

First Line: A curly headed ploughboy five years ago was I

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 15(80a)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 2440

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21331

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W.S. Fortey, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury

Notes:  Harding B 11(3161) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: The pretty plough boy

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

Themes:  Social statusAgricultural laborersPress-gangs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 956

Title: The spotted cow

First Line: One morning in the month of May

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13847

Title: Canadian boat song

First Line: Faintly as toll'd the evening chime

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

Themes:  Boating

Harding B 11(3164)

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Johnson Ballads 438

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Edition - Bod5793

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

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsManchester

Date  between 1858 and 1861

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 31, Oldham Road, Manchester, sold by J. Beaumont, 176, York Street, Leeds [and] Printed and Sold by J. Wrigley, Junr. 3, Rochdale Road, Manchester

Notes:  Wrigley acquired Bebbington's plates; see Firth c.26(242)

Series Identifier: 347


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12625

Title: Great big Irish stew

First Line: I am going to tell you a tale so fine

Themes:  Migrant labor - IrishCookingSt. Paul's cathedral$zLondon

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: Pretty plough boy

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

Themes:  Social statusPress-gangsLovers parted

Harding B 11(1400)

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Johnson Ballads 1870

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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 - Bod15688

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer Toy and Marble warehous[e] 6, Great st. Andrew street, 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 986

Title: Cupid the pretty plough boy

First Line: As I walked out one May morning

Harding B 17(67a)

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 786; Imperfect: torn right edge. Slip


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Johnson Ballads 786

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 786; Imperfect: torn right edge. Slip


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Edition - Bod10947

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrews Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(3087) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V16055

Title: Poor little sailor boy

First Line: The bitter wind blew keen and cold

Themes:  ShipwreckOrphans

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22077

Title: Curly headed plough boy

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

Themes:  Soldiers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 2672

Title: The poor little sweep

First Line: On a cold winter's morn as the snow was a falling

Themes:  Chimney-sweeps

Harding B 11(3086)

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Johnson Ballads 954

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Edition - Bod2571

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Notes:  See Harding B 11(4369) for imprint


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 221

Title: Young Henry the poacher

First Line: Come all you wild and wicked youths, wherever you may be

Themes:  Transported convict

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 346

Title: We are all jolly fellows who follow the plough

First Line: When four o'clock comes then up we rise

Themes:  Agricultural laborers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V6216

Title: Goddess of the silver stream

First Line: Near where old Thames in ample tide

Subjects:  Thames River (England)

Harding B 11(4370)

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Johnson Ballads 1069A

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Edition - Bod11801

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts printer Toy and marble warehouse 6, Great st. Andrew street seven dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V25222

Title: Batchelor's fare, or Bread and cheese, and kisses

First Line: One night my sweetheart came to woo

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 370

Title: The dawning of the day

First Line: When daisies sweet bedeck the mead

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 17740

Title: A new comic duett

First Line: He. One day, while working at my plough

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V4044

Title: Flashy back & hungry belly

First Line: A story I am going to tell ye

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V9341

Title: The angling duet

First Line: Anxious by the gliding stream

Themes:  Fishermen

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V28742

Title: Sweet home

First Line: When wandering far on distant soil

Harding B 11(2026)

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Johnson Ballads 884

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Johnson Ballads 885

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