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Edition - Bod5311

Imprint Names:  Hose, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1670

Imprint: Printed for John Hose, over-against Staples-Inn, in Holburn, neer Grays-Inn-Lane

Notes:  Printed on both sides. There is another ballad on the reverse: 4o Rawl. 566(118b).


Ballad - Roud Number: V9209

Title: The resolved lover, or, So sweet is the lass that loves me

First Line: Oh that I were with my true love

Tune: The lily and the rose

4o Rawl. 566(118a)

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Edition - Bod902

Imprint Names:  Hose, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1670

Imprint: Printed for J. Hose, over-against the Kings-Arms at Holbourn- bridge

Notes:  4o Rawl. 566(120) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V32041

Title: The plow-mans prophesie. Or The country-mans calculation

First Line: Come listen all you that to mirth are inclin'd

Tune: Cook Laurel

References:

ESTC: R181896

Wood E 25(81)

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Edition - Bod3684

Imprint Names:  Vere, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1644 and 1680

Imprint: London Printed for T. Vere, at the Angel without Newgate

Notes:  4o Rawl. 566(28) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V2860

Title: A looking-glass for maids or The downfal of two desperate lovers

First Line: Unhappy I who in the prime of youth

Tune: Aim not to high

References:

ESTC: R234921

Subjects:  Isle of Wight (England)

Themes:  Duelling

Douce Ballads 1(120a)

Notes:  Sheet divided; cropped along upper edge.


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Edition - Bod13449

Imprint Names:  Burton, R.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1641 and 1674

Imprint: Printed for R. Burton, at the Horse-shooe in West-smith's- field

Notes:  4o Rawl. 566(27b) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V32989

Title: Loves down-fall

First Line: Draw near young maidens every one

Tune: Flora farewell

References:

ESTC: R233212

Themes:  Social statusLetter-writingLovers partedSuicide

Douce Ballads 1(130a)

Notes:  Sheet divided.


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Edition - Bod10613

Imprint Names:  Barley, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1610

Imprint: At London printed for William Barley, and are to be sould at his shop in Gratious Streete 1610


Ballad

Title: The lamentabe [sic] complaint of Fraunce, for the death of the late king Henry the 4

First Line: Fraunce that is so famous

Subjects:  Henry IV, King of France, 1553-1610

Firth c.23(28)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads I:112.


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Edition - Bod10667

Imprint Names:  Gosson, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1624 and 1640

Imprint: Printed at London for H. Gosson


Ballad

Title: A looking glasse for corne hoorders, by the example of John Russell ... whose horses sunke into the ground the 4 of March 1631

First Line: Of wonders strange that was ever heard, ever heard

Tune: Welladay

Themes:  FarmersEconomy and trade - 17th century

Firth c.23(75)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads I:148.


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Edition - Bod4193

Imprint Names:  Vere, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1644 and 1680

Imprint: Printed for Tho. Vere, at the sign of the Angel, without New- gate

Notes:  4o Rawl. 566(128) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V2964

Title: Joy after sorrow, being the sea-mans return from Jamaica

First Line: There was a maid as I heard tell

Tune: My love is gone to Bohemy, or, wet and weary

Authors:  Price, Laurence, 1628-1680

References:

ESTC: R234925

Subjects:  IndiesJamaica

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentSailorsPregnancy

Wood E 25(60)

Notes:  Title cropped. MS annotation below imprint: 1648.


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Edition - Bod21081

Imprint Names:  Burton, R.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1641 and 1674

Imprint: Printed for R. Burton, at the Horse-shooe in West Smithfield

Notes:  Cropped at top edge. 4o Rawl. 566(214) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V20793

Title: The citizns [sic] joy, and the bone-lace-weavers happiness

First Line: Come all you young lovers, give ear to my ditty

Tune: Du Val's delight: or, Love without measure: or, Late in the country

Authors:  Wade, John

References:

ESTC: R218126

Themes:  City vs. countryCitizen in the country

Wood E 25(73)

Notes:  Cropped at top edge. 4o Rawl. 566(214) is another issue.


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