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Edition - Bod10241

Imprint Names:  Reynell, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1820

Imprint: Reynell, Printer, 21, Piccadilly, London


Ballad

Title: For a' that and a' that

First Line: Though right be oft put down by strength

Harding B 15(111b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8395

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Jennings, 21, Water-lane, Fleet- street


Ballad - Roud Number: V5787

Title: The cobler of Castlebury

First Line: 'Twas in a village near Castlebury

Harding B 16(52c)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16859

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Jennings, 21, Water lane, Fleet street


Ballad - Roud Number: V9391

Title: Nancy of Bristol

First Line: Farewell my dearest Nancy

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 25(1309)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod227

Imprint Names:  Reynell, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1795]

Imprint: London: Printed by H. Reynell, No. 21, Piccadilly


Ballad

Title: [None]

First Line: God save great George our king

References:

ESTC: T164153

Subjects:  Osborn, John, 1772-1848

Themes:  Parliamentary elections

Johnson Ballads fol. 149

Notes:  MS annotations


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Edition - Bod2243

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Firth c.21(83) is another impression


Ballad - Roud Number: V753

Title: Present fashions. Or, the Pride of the times

First Line: Good people give attention & listen to my rhymes

Themes:  Fashions

Harding B 11(3141)

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Harding B 11(3142)

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Johnson Ballads 254

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Edition - Bod3808

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: V29255

Title: The wife

First Line: As a sailor's all one as a piece of a ship

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Marriage

Harding B 25(2049)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod12871

Imprint Names:  Neesom, C.Paul

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer, 21, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials. Sold by C. Neesom, 166, Brick [Lane]


Ballad - Roud Number: 2498

Title: Parson Brown's sheep

First Line: Not long ago in our town

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Sheep

Harding B 11(2954)

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Edition - Bod12872

Imprint Names:  Neesom, C.Paul

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer, 21, Great St. Andrew Street, Broad Street. sold by C. Neesom, 166, Brick Lane, Spitalfields


Ballad - Roud Number: V11967

Title: Second edition of Parson Brown's sheep

First Line: My thanks except of me kind friends

Notes:  Verse and prose

Harding B 11(2956)

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Johnson Ballads 678

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Johnson Ballads 679

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Edition - Bod10927

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Jenning [sic], No. 21, Water-lane, Fleet-street


Ballad - Roud Number: V846

Title: Britannia's revenge for the loss of her hero

First Line: Britannia musing o'er the deeds

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Harding B 16(38c)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14252

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Sold by J. Pitts, Great St. Andrew St.

Notes:  An engraving. Harding B 21(44) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V842

Title: Homeward bound

First Line: Loose every sail to the breeze

Authors:  Arne, Michael, 1741-1786

Themes:  Naval

Harding B 12(39)

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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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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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