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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 - Bod10271

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great st Andrew street 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 22077

Title: The curly headed plough boy

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

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 25(459)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15689

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer Toy & Marble Warehouse 6, Great st. Andrew Street 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 22077

Title: The curly headed plough boy

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

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 17(68a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod2247

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer, 18, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2418

Title: I wandered by the brook side

First Line: As I wandered by the brookside

Harding B 11(3162)

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Edition - Bod11780

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J, Harkness, Printer, 121, & 122, Church Street, Office, North Road, Preston

Series Identifier: 488


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5423

Title: Widow Machree

First Line: Widow Machree, it's no wonder you frown

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: The pretty plough boy

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

Harding B 11(4196)

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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 - Bod1501

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1820 and 1855

Imprint: Wright, Printer, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: 355

Title: Painful plough

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

Themes:  Agricultural laborers

2806 c.17(325)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod13944

Imprint Names:  Barr

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Date  c.1852

Imprint: Barr, Printer, 8 Bridge Street, Leeds


Ballad

Title: The countryman's wedding

First Line: When I wur at whoam, and work'd hard at the plough

Authors:  Wad, J.

Notes:  Verse and prose. Followed by: Toasts, &c

Themes:  Marriage

Harding B 11(726)

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Edition - Bod15823

Imprint Names:  Haly

Imprint Locations:  Cork

Date  18--

Imprint: Haly, Printer, Cork


Ballad

Title: A new and much admired song called Pretty ploughboy

First Line: There was a pretty plough boy

Harding B 26(528)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod2663

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Nottingham: Printed by Burbage and Stretton

Sheet References:  ESTC: T196753

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: The pretty plough boy

First Line: It's of a pretty plough boy stood gazing on his team

Themes:  Rural society

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6797

Title: William and Nancy's parting

First Line: Come all you pretty maidens

Themes:  Sailors - departure

Harding B 12(155)

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Edition - Bod13693

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Nottingham: Printed by Burbage & Stretton


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1207

Title: Abraham Newland, a new song

First Line: There ne'er was a name so branded by fame

Subjects:  Newland, Abraham, 1730-1807

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: The pretty plough boy. A favourite new song

First Line: It's of a pretty plough boy stood gazing on his team

Harding B 12(135)

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Edition - Bod19769

Imprint Names:  Carrall, M.W.

Imprint Locations:  York

Date  c.1827

Imprint: Carrall, Printer, near Foss-Bridge, York

Notes:  On the reverse are two prose pieces: Address to the industrious poor [and] The effects of drunkenness


Ballad - Roud Number: 1545

Title: The plough-boy's dream

First Line: I am a plough-boy stout and strong

Themes:  Cruelty to animalsSwearing

Johnson Ballads 2083

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Edition - Bod6289

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Sold at No. 42, Long Lane


Ballad - Roud Number: V20224

Title: The sweet little angel

First Line: When Jack parted from me to plough the salt deep

Performers:  Leary, Miss

Performance Locations:  Vauxhall Gardens

References:

ESTC: T204707

Themes:  Sailors

G.A. Surrey c.21(79)

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Edition - Bod2825

Imprint Names:  Batchelar

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1842

Imprint: Batchelar, Printer, opposite the Refuge for the Destitute, Hackney Road


Ballad - Roud Number: 22077

Title: The curly-headed plough-boy

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

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 15(79a)

Notes:  The illustrations and the text are separately printed items. Slip


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Edition - Bod2963

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V545

Title: The plough boy

First Line: A flaxen headed cow-boy

Authors:  O'Keeffe, John, 1747-1833

Harding B 15(240a)

Notes:  The illustration and the text are separately printed items. Slip


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Edition - Bod8545

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J, Pitts, No, 14 Great St Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V4172

Title: The hardy sailor

First Line: The hardy sailor ploughs the ocean

Authors:  Arnold, Dr.

Themes:  Naval

Firth c.13(33)

Notes:  Slip


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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 - Bod14066

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, Church Street, Preston

Series Identifier: 254


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4885

Title: Dolly Dixon

First Line: I'm Robin the plough-boy fro' Saddlesworth come

Themes:  Fairs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 390

Title: Ole Tan Tucker

First Line: Ole Tan Tucker cum to town one night

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Harding B 11(927)

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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 - Bod15551

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Sold by J. Evans, No. 41, Long-Lane


Ballad - Roud Number: 807

Title: Ye sailors bold

First Line: Ye sailors bold that plough the ocean

References:

ESTC: T195674

Subjects:  Lisbon

Themes:  CannibalismShipwreckNaval

Harding B 22(357)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15635

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 182


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 355

Title: Painful plough

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

Themes:  Agricultural laborers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 399

Title: Sheffield 'prentice

First Line: I was brought up in Sheffield, not of a high degree

Harding B 20(127)

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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 - Bod16019

Imprint Names:  Pollock, J.K.

Imprint Locations:  North Shields

Date  between 1815 and 1855

Imprint: J.K. Pollock, Printer, North Shields


Ballad - Roud Number: V6320

Title: The treading mill

First Line: Tho' I'm a simple country lad, just come from plough and drill

Harding B 25(1945)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16358

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, Church-Street, Preston

Series Identifier: 47


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V461

Title: The tin ware lass

First Line: One evening not very long ago

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17740

Title: Mother's magpie

First Line: He. One day while working at the plough

Tune: Blue tailed fly

Harding B 20(172)

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