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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 - Bod19384

Imprint Names:  Oxley, J.

Imprint Locations:  Beverley

Imprint: James Oxley, Walkergate, Beverley


Ballad - Roud Number: V30862

Title: The plough

First Line: Martinmas holidays are short I must say

Themes:  Working class

Johnson Ballads 1385

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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 - 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 - 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 - Bod16959

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 346

Title: All jolly fellows that follow the plough

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

Themes:  Agricultural laborers

Johnson Ballads 148

Notes:  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 - Bod158

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed by J Pitts, Toy Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St Andrew st. 7 dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 518

Title: The rambing [sic] sailor

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

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V748

Title: Phoebe or the beauty of Dundee

First Line: In the lowlands of Scotland fair Phoebe did dwe[ll]

Themes:  GipsiesSeductionPregnancy

Johnson Ballads 966

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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 - Bod13363

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2 & 3, Monmouth-Court


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 518

Title: The rambling sailor

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

Themes:  SailorsProstitution

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20335

Title: New St. Patrick's day

First Line: Oh Erin agrah bid your sons pay attention

Notes:  Harding B 16(168c) is another issue of this ballad alone

Themes:  Ireland

Johnson Ballads 256

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Edition - Bod13903

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Part of a sheet of three ballads; see Firth b.25(118)


Ballad - Roud Number: V1166

Title: Young Patty and her gay ploughboy

First Line: Come all my happy plough boys and listen to my song

Tune: Pleasant month of May

Themes:  Rural society

Johnson Ballads 298

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod19235

Imprint Names:  Taylor, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Printed by W. Taylor, 14, Waterloo Road, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1778

Title: The pilot

First Line: Ah! pilot! 'tis a fearful night

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 518

Title: The rambling sailor

First Line: I am a sailor stout and bold, long time I've plough'd the ocean

Themes:  Sailors

Johnson Ballads 1230

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Edition - Bod19352

Imprint Names:  Socialist League

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Issued by the Socialist League, 13, Farringdon Road, London, E.C.

Notes:  With an advertisement for the \"Commonweal,\" weekly magazine


1st Ballad

Title: Song of the \"lower\" classes

First Line: We plough and sow -- we're so very, very low

Authors:  Jones, Ernest

Themes:  Working class

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8654

Title: Marseillaise

First Line: Ye sons of freedom, awake to glory

Authors:  Rouget de Lisle, Claude Joseph, 1760-1836

Johnson Ballads 1353

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Johnson Ballads 1354

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Edition - Bod19405

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: William Jackson & Son, Printers, 21, Moor-street, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: Pretty ploughboy

First Line: It is of a pretty ploughboy was gazing o'er his plough

Themes:  Press-gangsLovers parted

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 229

Title: The little gipsy lass

First Line: My father is king of the gypsys it's true

Themes:  Gipsies

Johnson Ballads 1403

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Edition - Bod19422

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Wm. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 376


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: The pretty ploughboy

First Line: It is of a pretty ploughboy was gazing o'er his plough

Themes:  Press-gangsLovers parted

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3539

Title: The light guitar

First Line: Oh! leave the gay and festive scene

Johnson Ballads 1450

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Johnson Ballads 1451

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Johnson Ballads 1452

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Johnson Ballads 1453

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Johnson Ballads 1454

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Johnson Ballads 1455

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Edition - Bod19709

Imprint Names:  Croshaw, C.

Imprint Locations:  York

Date  between 1814 and 1850

Imprint: C. Croshaw, Printer, Coppergate, York


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 268

Title: Jack Munro

First Line: [In] Chatham town there liv'd a worthy merchant man

Themes:  MerchantsSocial statusWomen soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 355

Title: The painful plough

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

Themes:  Agricultural laborers

Johnson Ballads 2086

Notes:  Torn upper left corner


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Edition - Bod37

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:  Firth b.25(378) is another impression Firth b.25(378) 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

Themes:  Sexual intercourse

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

Johnson Ballads 559

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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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Edition - Bod7056

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale toy warehouse, 6 Great St. Andrew Street


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1354

Title: Young William of the royal waggon train

First Line: One lovely morning I was walking

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V917

Title: Come dwell with me

First Line: Come dwell with me, come dwell with me

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 2809

Title: The poor little fisherman's girl

First Line: It was down in the country a poor girl was weeping

Themes:  Orphans

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 7146

Title: A pretty little dear

First Line: One morning very early a strange thought came in my head

Tune: Oh cruel

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V8419

Title: The fate of young Henry. In answer to Caroline of Edinburgh town'

First Line: Young Henry a sailor bold as ever ploughed the main

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V685

Title: Listen dear Fanny

First Line: Listen dear Fanny, oh, listen to me

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V12373

Title: I saw her at the fancy fair

First Line: I saw her at the fancy fair

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V9793

Title: Fare thee well, my love good morrow

First Line: In full pursuit of love and wine

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V7936

Title: Cup of nectar. (Duet)

First Line: Cup of nectar -- rosy nectar

Johnson Ballads fol. 119

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