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Edition - Bod11227

Imprint Names:  Aldermary Church Yard

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed and Sold at No 4, Aldermary Church Yard


Ballad - Roud Number: V7925

Title: An excellent ballad of George Barnwell

First Line: All ye youths of fair England

Harding B 1(17)

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Edition - Bod10592

Imprint Names:  Sheppard, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1786

Imprint: Publish'd Feby. 4. 1786 by C. Sheppard, No. 19, Lambeth Hill, Doctors Commons

Notes:  An engraving


Ballad - Roud Number: V5371

Title: Dick & Kate

First Line: I made love to Kate

Harding B 21(43)

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Edition - Bod3371

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts, No. 14, Great St. Andrew- street, seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 4(7) is another edition Harding B 4(9) is another edition


Ballad - Roud Number: V1844

Title: The cruel cooper, of Ratcliff

First Line: Near Ratcliff cross liv'd a cooper there

Subjects:  Turkey

Themes:  Cruel fatherSlavery - galley slaves

Harding B 4(8)

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Harding B 23(36)

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Johnson Ballads 783

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Edition - Bod3715

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W.S. Fortey, 4, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials, London

Notes:  Harding B 20(4) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 23596

Title: The anchor's weighed

First Line: The tear fell gently from her eye

Authors:  Arnold, Samuel James, 1774-1852

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16304

Title: Poor little Joe

First Line: Cold, cold was the night, the snow had been falling

Authors:  St. Albyn, G.A.

Themes:  Orphans

Harding B 11(54)

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Johnson Ballads 408

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Johnson Ballads 409

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Edition - Bod18744

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J Pitts, No. 14, Great St. Andrew Street, 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 4(8) is another edition Harding B 4(9) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V1844

Title: The cruel cooper of Ratcliff

First Line: Near Ratcliff-cross liv'd a cooper there

Themes:  SlaveryCruel fatherTurkey

Harding B 4(7)

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Edition - Bod4852

Imprint Names:  Marshall, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1795

Imprint: Published Jany. 1. 1793 by I. Marshall No 4 Aldermary Church Yard London

Notes:  An engraving


Ballad - Roud Number: V6038

Title: Lovely Nan

First Line: Sweet is the ship thats under sail

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Harding B 21(10)

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Edition - Bod4884

Imprint Names:  Marshall, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1793

Imprint: Published Augt 23 1794 by I. Marshall No 4 Aldermary Church Yard London

Notes:  An engraving


Ballad - Roud Number: V32206

Title: The cherry girl

First Line: Sweet cowslips I cry, and ground ivy I sell

Themes:  Street traders

Harding B 21(56)

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Edition - Bod5439

Imprint Names:  Aldermary Church Yard

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed and Sold at No. 4, Aldermary Church Yard


Ballad - Roud Number: 288

Title: The children in the wood: or, The Norfolk gentleman's last will and testament

First Line: Now ponder well, ye parents dear

References:

ESTC: T192105

Themes:  OrphansMurder

Harding B 4(31)

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Edition - Bod5551

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts 1[4] Great st Andrew street seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 2298

Title: The cruel father, and constant lover

First Line: A lady's daughter in the west

Themes:  MurderCourtship - difference in social statusSuicide

2806 c.18(76)

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Firth c.18(190)

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Harding B 25(451)

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Johnson Ballads 784

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Edition - Bod5985

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts 14, Great st, Andrew street seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 4(116) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V6289

Title: The weaver's garland, or, a New school for Christian patience

First Line: Sweet dear & loving wife

Themes:  Poverty

Harding B 4(115)

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Johnson Ballads 1052

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Johnson Ballads 1053

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Edition - Bod249

Imprint Names:  Marshall, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1794

Imprint: Published Feby. 7. 1794 by I. Marshall No 4 Aldermary Church Yard London

Notes:  An engraving


Ballad - Roud Number: V8779

Title: Lera la. Sung in the surrender of Calais

First Line: Little does the townswife know

Harding B 21(15)

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Edition - Bod370

Imprint Names:  Marshall, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1793

Imprint: Published, Octr. 9, 1793 by I. Marshall No. 4 Aldermary Church Yard London

Notes:  An engraving


Ballad - Roud Number: V697

Title: The fish girl

First Line: My name's pretty Poll, near Thames-sreet [sic] I dwell

Themes:  Street traders

Harding B 21(8)

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Edition - Bod918

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Sold by J. Evans, No. 41, Long-lane.

Notes:  See Harding B 4(67) for another appearance of the second illustration.


Ballad - Roud Number: 8666

Title: Etrick banks

First Line: On Etrick banks, in a summer's night

References:

ESTC: T10434

2806 c.11(2)

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 357; Imperfect: lacks the first illustration.


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Harding B 22(77)

Notes:  Harding B 22(77); Imperfect: lacks the first illustration. Johnson Ballads 357; Imperfect: lacks the first illustration.


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Johnson Ballads 357

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 357; Imperfect: lacks the first illustration.


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Edition - Bod2600

Imprint Names:  Marshall, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1794

Imprint: Publish'd April 15 1794 by I. Marshall No. 4 Aldermary Church Yd. London

Notes:  An engraving.


Ballad - Roud Number: V8756

Title: Father and mother and Suke

First Line: Says my father, says he, one day to I

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Harding B 12(30)

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Edition - Bod3180

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed by J. Pitts No. [1]4, Grea[t] St Andrew Street Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V5452

Title: Down in yonder valley

First Line: Down in yonder valley by the side of a grove

Harding B 17(78b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3456

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts 1[4] Great st Andrew street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V34813

Title: Casting lots, or the Sailor bold

First Line: As I walk'd out it was late in the night

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 25(348)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3563

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed by J. Pitts No [1]4 Grea[t] St Andrew Street Seven Dial[s]


Ballad - Roud Number: V9070

Title: The Irish hay maker

First Line: And did you near [sic] of an Irish haymaker

Themes:  Irish - EnglandMigrant labor - Irish

Harding B 25(919)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11283

Imprint Names:  Aldermary Church Yard

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed and Sold at No. 4, Aldermary Church Yard


Ballad - Roud Number: V17663

Title: The Northern ditty; or the Scotchman outwitted by a country damsel

First Line: Cold and raw the North did blow

Authors:  D'Urfey, Thomas, 1653-1723

Harding B 1(86)

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Edition - Bod11306

Imprint Names:  Laurie and Whittle

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1798

Imprint: Published 4th. April 1798, by Laurie & Whittle, 53 Fleet Strt. London

Notes:  An engraving

Series Identifier: 214


Ballad - Roud Number: V4906

Title: Captain Wattle and Miss Roe

First Line: Did you ever hear of Captain Wattle

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Harding B 10(18)

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Edition - Bod11312

Imprint Names:  Laurie and Whittle

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1797

Imprint: Published March 4th, 1797, by Laurie & Whittle, 53 Fleet Street, London

Notes:  An engraving

Series Identifier: 178


Ballad - Roud Number: V4213

Title: The strangers at home

First Line: Glorious Apollo from on high beheld us

Harding B 10(23)

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Edition - Bod11379

Imprint Names:  Laurie and Whittle

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1809

Imprint: Publish'd Apr. 4, 1809, by Laurie & Whittle, 53, Fleet Street, London

Series Identifier: 507


Ballad - Roud Number: 6534

Title: Kitty of Colerain

First Line: As beautiful Kitty one morning was tripping

Performers:  Johnstone, John Henry, 1749-1828

Harding B 10(8)

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Edition - Bod12967

Imprint Names:  Dean and Munday

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1811 and 1842

Imprint: Dean and Munday, Printers, 35, Threadneedle Street, London

Notes:  Harding B 4(77) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V9101

Title: The wise Irishman, and his sallad oil

First Line: One Patric o'Blunder just come from Killarney

Harding B 11(4259)

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Edition - Bod10112

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts 1[4] Great st Andre[w] street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V5709

Title: Jovial batchelor

First Line: My friends I would have you take my advices [sic]

Themes:  Bachelors

Harding B 25(1009)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod10531

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Jennings, 15, Water Lane, Fleet Street

Notes:  The illustration is part of the cut used in Harding B 4(9).


Ballad - Roud Number: V8994

Title: The flowing bowl

First Line: When once the gods like us below

Themes:  Drinking

Firth c.22(48)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(667)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod10934

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Sold at No. 41, Long-Lane

Notes:  For another appearance of the illustration, see Harding B 4(67).


Ballad - Roud Number: V7543

Title: None so pretty

First Line: This life is like a country dance

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

References:

ESTC: T196064

Themes:  Dancing

Harding B 22(225)

Notes:  Slip


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