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Edition - Bod14493

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co., Printers, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury

Notes:  Firth c.21(101) is another impression


Ballad - Roud Number: V6248

Title: The English Bloomers

First Line: Listen females all, no matter what your trade is

Themes:  Bloomerism

Harding B 14(151)

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Johnson Ballads 1088A

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Edition - Bod14572

Imprint Names:  Birt, M.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1849]

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V34945

Title: Grand meeting in Holland park, on Wednesday & Thursday, June 20 & 21

First Line: In Holland park there's such a lark

Themes:  Fairs1849

Harding B 14(286)

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Edition - Bod15749

Imprint Names:  Rhynd

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1806

Imprint: London: Printed by Rhynd and son, 21, Ray-street, Clerkenwell


Ballad - Roud Number: V1265

Title: The Adelphi

First Line: Two citizens (brothers) once ask'd a few friends

Subjects:  London (England)Adam, Robert, 1728-1792Adam, James, d. 1794

Themes:  Architecture

17075 a.1(74)

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Edition - Bod17121

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Jennings, No. 21, Water Lane, Fleet street


Ballad - Roud Number: V20054

Title: Ben Bow-Sprit. A new song

First Line: Ben Bow Sprit is the lad

Harding B 25(171)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17239

Imprint Names:  Pigott, G.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed and sold, at 60, Old-street


Ballad - Roud Number: V30322

Title: Thurot's defeat

First Line: On the 21st of April as I have heard many say

Themes:  1760Naval battles, 1760

Harding B 25(1905)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 1341

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 2997

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21171

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine printer and publisher, 177, Union street, Boro'., S.E.

Notes:  See Firth c.21(42) for imprint

Series Identifier: 482


Ballad - Roud Number: V7915

Title: Burns' Farewell

First Line: Adieu! a heart-warm fond adieu

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Themes:  Freemasonry

2806 c.11(175)

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Firth c.21(43)

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Edition - Bod22667

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Jennings, No. 21, Water Lane, Fleet Street


Ballad - Roud Number: V979

Title: Fair married dames

First Line: Ye fair marry'd dames, who so often deplore

Themes:  Marriage

2806 c.18(104)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(603)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1311

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro'., S.E.

Notes:  Firth c.21(42) is another impression

Series Identifier: 482


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 24613

Title: [The village] blacksmith

First Line: Under a spreading chesnut-tree

Authors:  Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882

Themes:  Blacksmiths

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7915

Title: Burns's farewell

First Line: Adieu! a heart-warm fond adieu

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Themes:  Freemasonry

Harding B 11(312)

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Edition - Bod5174

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union- st., Boro'. S.E.

Notes:  Harding B 11(3279) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 21


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1024

Title: Rigs o' barley

First Line: It was upon a Lammas night

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Subjects:  Scotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7033

Title: A nice bit of stuff

First Line: I'll sing you a song which I hope will go down

Themes:  ProstitutionCrimean War, 1853-1856

Firth b.26(330)

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Edition - Bod5244

Imprint Names:  Laurie and Whittle

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1806

Imprint: Publish'd July 21, 1806, by Laurie & Whittle, 53, Fleet Street, London

Notes:  An engraving. A copy is in the John Johnson collection at: London Playbills Haymarket box 1 (4)

Series Identifier: 430


Ballad - Roud Number: V455

Title: Tom Clutterbuck & Polly Higginbottom

First Line: In Chester's town a man there dwelt

Performers:  Mathews, Charles, 1776-1835

Performance Locations:  Haymarket Theatre

Harding B 10(34)

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Edition - Bod6976

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro'., S.E.

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth c.21(42)


Ballad - Roud Number: 24613

Title: The village blacksmith

First Line: Under a spreading chesnut tree

Authors:  Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882

Themes:  Rural societyBlacksmiths

Firth b.26(346)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod2264

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: H.P. Such, Printer and Publisher, '177,' Union Street, Boro', S.E.

Notes:  Firth b.26(330) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 21


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1024

Title: Rigs o' barley

First Line: It was upon a Lammas night

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7033

Title: A nice bit of stuff

First Line: I'll sing you a song which I hope will go down

Harding B 11(3279)

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Johnson Ballads 1190

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Edition - Bod2585

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1811

Imprint: London, Publish'd March 31st., 1811 by J. Pitts No. 14 Gt. St. Andrew st. 7 Dials

Notes:  An engraving. The cuts are coloured. Harding B 21(30) is an earlier issue dated 1787, as possibly is Harding B 12(11) also


Ballad - Roud Number: V14106

Title: The castle-builder

First Line: How poorly your projectors fare

Harding B 12(12)

Notes:  Coloured illustration. The cuts are coloured.


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Harding B 12(13)

Notes:  Coloured illustration. The cuts are coloured.


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Edition - Bod2599

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.Sheppard, C.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  1791

Imprint: Sold by C. Sheppard. Published 25 Febr. 1791. Lambert [sic] Hill, Doctors Commons [and] Sold by J. Pitts Great St. Andrew St.

Notes:  An engraving. Harding B 21(37) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V646

Title: Every inch a sailor

First Line: The wind blew hard, the sea ran high

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Naval

Harding B 12(26)

Notes:  Coloured illustration.


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Edition - Bod2634

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1811

Imprint: Publish'd May 1st, 1811 by J. Pitts No. 14 Gt. St. Andrews St. 7 Dials London

Notes:  An engraving. Harding B 21(45) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V17127

Title: The sorrows of Werter

First Line: When Werter fair Charlotte beheld

Subjects:  Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832

Harding B 12(103)

Notes:  Cropped along top edge. The illustration is coloured.


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Edition - Bod2968

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: Hodges, Printer, (from Pitt's) Wholesale Marble Warehouse, 31, Dudley Street, 7 Dials

Notes:  The illustration is part of a pictorial alphabet (letters L and M): see Firth c.21(66) and Harding B 11(3360).


Ballad - Roud Number: V1779

Title: The oyster girl

First Line: Many a knight and lady gay

Themes:  Street traders

Harding B 16(224b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3529

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Evans, printer, Long-lane, London

Notes:  A different ballad from Firth c.16(21). Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(3324).


Ballad - Roud Number: V7295

Title: God save the queen

First Line: God save queen Caroline

Subjects:  Caroline Amelia Elizabeth, queen, consort of George IV, king of Great Britain, 1768-1821

Firth c.16(26)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 25(752)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod13848

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: Hodges, from Pitts, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 31, Dudley Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Firth c.21(66) is another impression. Compare the illustration to Harding B 16(224b).


Ballad - Roud Number: V1082

Title: A pawnbroker's shop on Saturday night

First Line: A song I am going to sing you

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Pawnbrokers

Johnson Ballads 576

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Edition - Bod13921

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, & 3, Monmouth-courtr [sic], 7 Dials

Notes:  Compare the illustration to Firth c.21(56)


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V27305

Title: The costermonger's courtship. A parody on How, when, & where

First Line: Oh, tell me ven and tell me vere

Subjects:  Greenwich (England)

Themes:  Taverns

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V750

Title: Mary, the pride of the shamrock shore

First Line: Down by a lovely river

Themes:  IrelandDuelling

Harding B 11(699)

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Edition - Bod7793

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

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(181). Harding B 25(138) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 2182

Title: Battle of Barossa

First Line: On the 21st of February from Cadiz we set sail

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815Barrosa, battle of, 18111811

Harding B 16(16a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod15443

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed at Sold 21, East Smithfield


Ballad - Roud Number: V27248

Title: A new song on the famous battle fought on the 20th. when lord Nelson lost is [sic] most valuable life

First Line: Come Britons now rejoice and sing

Themes:  Trafalgar, battle of, 1805

Harding B 17(215b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17793

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: J. Pitts, Printer, 14, Great St. Andrew street 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 16(16a) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 2182

Title: Battle of Barrosa

First Line: On the 21st of February from Cadiz we set sail

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815Barrosa, battle of, 18111811

Harding B 25(138)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod18610

Imprint Names:  Reynell, Sons, and Wales

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1809]

Imprint: London: Printed by Reynell, Sons, and Wales, No. 21, Piccadilly, near the Black Bear


Ballad - Roud Number: V27355

Title: A copy of verses humbly presented to ... the parish of St. James, Westminster, by Robert Allpress, beadle ... 1809

First Line: Your bellman always, sirs, at your command

Themes:  ReligionMarriage - womenLord Mayor's show

Harding B 37(7)

Notes:  Sheet divided; text and illustration reassembled on the page of this volume.


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Edition - Bod19092

Imprint Names:  Thompson and Churchill

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Thompson and Churchill, Printers, 21, East Smithfield

Notes:  With religious poems The selection is the same as Harding B 7(50)


Ballad - Roud Number: 2431

Title: A new Christmas carol. With Divine poems

First Line: Let all that are to mirth inclin'd

Harding B 7(49)

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Edition - Bod20501

Imprint Names:  Reynell, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1803]

Imprint: Printed by H. Reynell, No. 21, Piccadilly, for S. Reed, No. 444, Strand


Ballad - Roud Number: V8403

Title: How are the mighty fallen! Or Bonaparte in the dumps!! Song

First Line: Ye gay dashing sparks, who delight in the whip

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

2376 a.1(12)

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