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Edition - Bod10559

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1856

Imprint: Saturday, June 21, 1856


Ballad - Roud Number: V9415

Title: Teetotal Sam

First Line: Two jolly old fellows, some four months ago

Tune: Villikins and his Dinah

Themes:  DrunkennessTemperance

Firth c.22(79)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9810

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1839 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson and Son, (late Russell,) Printers, 69, Digbeth, (From 21, Moor Street,) Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V1596

Title: Edwin and Flora

First Line: Good morning lovely Flora

Firth c.18(212)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod4237

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1863

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box ... Saturday Morning, October 21, 1863.

Notes:  With an advertisement for a Grand Catalogue of Songs.


Ballad - Roud Number: V29893

Title: The ball

First Line: One night on merriment intent

Firth b.27(505)

Notes:  Imprint defaced. Slip


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Edition - Bod750

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 21


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15012

Title: The maniac

First Line: Hush, 'tis the night watch

Themes:  Insanity

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13865

Title: The mariner's grave

First Line: I remember the night was stormy and wet

Themes:  Naval

Firth c.12(394)

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Harding B 11(2307)

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Johnson Ballads 1625

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Johnson Ballads 1626

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Johnson Ballads 1627

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Johnson Ballads 1628

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1628; Coloured illustration.


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Johnson d.1773(p. 132v)

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Edition - Bod6793

Imprint Names:  Ireland, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1860

Imprint: Manchester: A. Ireland & co., Pall Mall court

Series Identifier: Waugh's Lancashire songs 21


Ballad - Roud Number: V6040

Title: Bonny Nan

First Line: Heigh, Ned, owd mon, aw feel as fain

Authors:  Waugh, Edwin, 1817-1890

Notes:  Reprinted from The Manchester Weekly Times

Firth b.25(449)

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Edition - Bod8054

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1871

Imprint: ... the Poet's box ...


Ballad - Roud Number: V955

Title: Boys that carry the hod

First Line: I am an Irish boy so frisky

Themes:  Migrant labor - Irish

Firth b.34(41)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod8119

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1873]

Imprint: H. [S]uch, Printer, 177, Union Street, Boro


Ballad - Roud Number: V32547

Title: Loss of the \"Ville du Havre\" ... Nov. 21st, 1873

First Line: Oh Father! have mercy, look down upon me

Themes:  ShipwreckSteamships

Firth c.12(103)

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Edition - Bod8178

Imprint Names:  Thompson, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed, and sold by J. Thompson, 21, Upper East-Smithfield

Notes:  Firth c.13(220) is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: V26953

Title: The sailor's will

First Line: Since all must die, as well as I

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.12(160)

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Harding B 11(3391)

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Edition - Bod8294

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads. See Firth c.26(1)


Ballad - Roud Number: 13865

Title: The mariner's grave

First Line: I remember the night was stormy and wet

Themes:  Naval

Firth c.12(395)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod8491

Imprint Names:  Scott, J.Wood, J.

Imprint Locations:  PittenweemEdinburgh

Date  18--

Imprint: J. Scott, Printer, Pittenweem; J. Wood, 49 N. Richmond [street, Edinburgh]


Ballad

Title: The bold pirate

First Line: 'Twas on the 21st of August

Themes:  Piracy

Firth c.12(64)

Notes:  Imprint cropped Slip


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Edition - Bod8636

Imprint Names:  Thompson, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Thompson, Printer, 21, Upper East-Smithfield

Notes:  Firth c.12(160) is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: V26953

Title: The sailor's will

First Line: Since all must die, as well as I

Firth c.13(220)

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Harding B 11(3392)

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Edition - Bod9077

Imprint Names:  Merry

Imprint Locations:  Bedford

Imprint: Bedford: Printed at Merry's old-established Office


Ballad - Roud Number: V9687

Title: Relief of Lucknow, on the 21st of Nov. 1857

First Line: Of Delhi you have lately heard

Themes:  India - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858

Firth c.14(90)

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Edition - Bod9234

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  With Firth c.21(48) is another edition forming another edition of Harding B 11(2731)

Series Identifier: 82


Ballad - Roud Number: V15931

Title: Mechanic's lamentation

First Line: Come listen dear neighbours to these lines I've made

Themes:  Trade depression

Firth c.16(257)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with Firth c.21(48).


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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 - Bod1161

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1839 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson and son (late Russell) Printers, 69 Digbeth (from 21, Moor st.) Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15094

Title: I'm a gent, I'm a gent

First Line: I'm a gent, I'm a gent, I'm a gent ready made

Performers:  Wright, Mr.

Performance Locations:  Adelphi Theatre

Notes:  The Adelphi Theatre was in operation from 1818.

Themes:  Dandies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V213

Title: Ben Block

First Line: Ben Block was a veteran of naval renown

Authors:  Collins, John, d. 1808

Themes:  Sailors - veterans

Firth b.25(470)

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Edition - Bod1187

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1839 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson & Son, (late Russell,) Printers, 69, Digbeth, (from 21, Moor street, ...


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 218

Title: Oxford city

First Line: It's of o [sic] fair maid in Oxford city

Themes:  MurderCourtship - difference in social status

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 238

Title: Happy couple

First Line: Come all you young damsels that sport in Cupid's chain

Themes:  Press-gangsTransvestismWoman in disguise

Firth b.34(220)

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Edition - Bod1204

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Preston

Series Identifier: 704


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13865

Title: The mariner's grave

First Line: I remember the night was stormy and wet

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20844

Title: A plumper for Strickland

First Line: Electors of Preston -- three cheers for free trade

Subjects:  Preston (England)

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th centuryParliamentary elections, Preston

Firth c.26(1)

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Edition - Bod1238

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: [J. Bebbington], Printer, [Gould]en-street, Oldham Road, Manchester; sold by H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter-street, and J. Beaumont, 176, York-street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 21


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 360

Title: Roving journeyman

First Line: I am roving journeyman that roves from town to town

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2362

Title: The boys of Malabaun

First Line: On Monday morning early

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Transported convict

2806 b.11(272)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Firth c.26(218)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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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 - Bod6762

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1840]

Notes:  Harding B 15(246b) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 320


Ballad - Roud Number: V4388

Title: A queen's wants at child birth, or What a bother in the palace

First Line: Come all good people list to me

Subjects:  Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901

Firth c.16(161)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod6825

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 23232

Title: Paddy will you now

First Line: Come list to me both young and old

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 7064

Title: The poor drunkard's child

First Line: In taking my walks on one cold winter's day

Themes:  Drunkenness

Firth b.25(481)

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Edition - Bod6832

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1839 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson and son, (late Russell,) Printers, 69, Digbeth. (From 21, Moor street,) Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V24013

Title: Bishop and besom maker

First Line: I'se a Yorkshire man just come to town

Themes:  ClergyCountryman in London

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23119

Title: While pensive

First Line: While pensive I thought of my love

Firth b.25(488)

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Edition - Bod6834

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1839 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson and son, (late Russell,) Printers, 69, Digbeth. (From 21, Moor street,) Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7630

Title: Paddy O'Murrough's wedding

First Line: It was Paddy O'Murrough that loved mrs. Casey

Tune: Rory O'More

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7629

Title: Paddy Shawn

First Line: Oh, Paddy Shawn, all prudence scorning

Subjects:  Ireland

Firth b.25(491)

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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 - 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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