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Edition - Bod14266

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1787

Imprint: Publish'd Jany 26 1787 by I. Evans No. 42 Long Lane West- Smithfield

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V4177

Title: Jolly young butcher

First Line: I'm a jolly young blade

Themes:  Butchers

Harding B 12(46)

Notes:  Coloured illustration.


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Edition - Bod11223

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 713


Ballad - Roud Number: V3957

Title: A dying husband's farewell

First Line: I think I hear a solemn cry

Harding B 11(1033)

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Edition - Bod10294

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 685


Ballad - Roud Number: 1031

Title: Death and the lady

First Line: Fair lady, lay your costly robes aside

Themes:  Mortality

Harding B 11(827)

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Edition - Bod2616

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1792

Notes:  An engraving. Harding B 21(16) is another issue, with the imprint.


Ballad - Roud Number: V11991

Title: Natty Sam

First Line: A tinker I am

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Tinkers

Harding B 12(65)

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Edition - Bod3048

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

Title: Violets

First Line: Violets, violets, beautiful blue violets

Harding B 15(349a)

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


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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 - Bod10460

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 21


Ballad - Roud Number: V5060

Title: Willie brew'd a peck o' maut

First Line: O Willie brew'd a peck o' maut

Themes:  Drinking

Harding B 11(4238)

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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 - Bod15243

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed at Sold 21, East-smithfield


Ballad - Roud Number: V17647

Title: I was the boy, &c

First Line: I was the boy for bewitching 'em

Harding B 17(143a)

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 - Bod16962

Imprint Names:  Thompson, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Thompson, Typr. No. 21, Upper East Smithfield


Ballad - Roud Number: V21146

Title: Pat of Kilkenny

First Line: When I was a lad in the land of kilkenny

Subjects:  Ireland

Harding B 25(1470)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 1356

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod18766

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V28261

Title: A royal salute of 21, from Snob hall

First Line: O bless my poor heart, when I think on a king

References:

ESTC: T192112

Harding B 4(42)

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Edition - Bod16352

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  2806 c.13(21) is another edition. 2806 c.13(21) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 367


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12612

Title: Such a nobby head of hair

First Line: You have called on me to sing a song, I'll try what I can do

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V217

Title: Stunning uncle Benjamin

First Line: My uncle Benjamin an' ole aunt Sally

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Harding B 20(161)

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Edition - Bod4860

Imprint Names:  Sheppard, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1786

Imprint: Publish'd March 21st. 1786, by C. Sheppard, No. 19, Lambeth Hill, Doctors Commons

Notes:  An engraving


Ballad - Roud Number: V13017

Title: Honest Ben

First Line: Pour pour me out the parting glass

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 21(22)

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Edition - Bod5224

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, Park-road, Preston

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(438)


Ballad - Roud Number: 522

Title: Brave Nelson

First Line: The 21st, of October

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

Themes:  Trafalgar, battle of, 1805

Harding B 15(32a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 17(37b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 2000a

Notes:  Slip.

Johnson Ballads 2001

Notes:  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 - 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 - Bod2613

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1793

Imprint: Pub Novr. 9 1793 by I. Evans long lane west smithfield

Notes:  An engraving. Harding B 21(36) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V3543

Title: The light of the moon

First Line: The day is departed and round from the cloud

Harding B 12(52)

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Edition - Bod2816

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson and Son, (late Russell,) Printers, [62, Digbeth, from 21,] Moor street,) Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: 263

Title: Cruel miller or Love and murder

First Line: My parents educated and good learning gave to me

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentMurder

Harding B 15(74a)

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


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Edition - Bod3220

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1851

Imprint: Poet's Box, 6, St Andrews Lane, 21st June 1851


Ballad - Roud Number: 1994

Title: Logie o' Buchan

First Line: O, Logie o' Buchan, O, Logie the laird

Tune: Logie water

Notes:  Dated 21st June 1851

Harding B 17(168b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3309

Imprint Names:  Stevens, G.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1873

Imprint: Geo. Stevens, Steam Printer, 21, Commercial Road, E.


Ballad - Roud Number: V6990

Title: A ballad of the Boxing night. From \"Punch\", Jan. 11, 1873

First Line: Bill Mivins, hero of my rhyme

Harding B 20(220)

Notes:  The sheet is divided. Contains advertisement for Nix the Demon Dwarf, at the Grecian Theatre, City Road.


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Edition - Bod3695

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Printed for W. Armstrong, Banastre-street

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 28(21).


Ballad - Roud Number: 1158

Title: Rochester city

First Line: In Rochester city a miden [sic] did dwell

Harding B 25(1637)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod3801

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 28(21) for imprint.


Ballad - Roud Number: V3098

Title: The Western ocean

First Line: Once I lov'd a fair one

Harding B 25(2028)

Notes:  Slip.


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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 - Bod11356

Imprint Names:  Laurie and Whittle

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1798

Imprint: Published August 21st. 1798, by Laurie & Whittle, No. 53 Fleet Street

Series Identifier: 222


Ballad - Roud Number: V5530

Title: Enjoying a friend

First Line: Smoak is the order of the night

Themes:  Friendship

Harding B 10(58)

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