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Edition - Bod1301

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121 & 122, Church street; office, 4, North road Preston

Series Identifier: 394


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4441

Title: Nothing

First Line: When rhyming and verse first were in fashion

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V236

Title: My eye and Betty Martin

First Line: In Yorkshire I was born and bred

2806 c.13(113)

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Edition - Bod5468

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121, & 122, Church Street; Office, -- 4 North Road Preston

Notes:  Harding B 20(209) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4695

Title: The handsome factory lass

First Line: As down by the factory I alone one morning stray'd

2806 c.13(317)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod3298

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 90


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2278

Title: The Victory

First Line: I am a youthful lady, my troubles they are great

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 565

Title: The bonny Irish boy

First Line: It's once I was courted by a bonny Irish boy

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

Harding B 20(178)

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Edition - Bod7928

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: Mary Ann and her servant man

First Line: It's of a damsel both fair and handsome

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  DisguiseCourtship - difference in social statusServantsCruel father

Firth c.18(240)

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Edition - Bod14778

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121, & 122 Church Street; Office 4 North Road Preston

Series Identifier: 651


Ballad - Roud Number: V15063

Title: New song on Bendigo and Paddock

First Line: You sporting blades of England come listen to my song

Themes:  Prizefighting

Harding B 16(22a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15515

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  Harding B 11(1584) is another edition 2806 c.13(125) is another edition

Series Identifier: 110


Ballad - Roud Number: V1598

Title: Five and twenty shillings are expended in a week

First Line: Its of a tradesman and his wife

Themes:  Money

Harding B 20(55)

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Edition - Bod15757

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  Harding B 11(4083) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 98


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1692

Title: Week's matrimony

First Line: On Sunday morning went out for a spree

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5437

Title: The pilgrim of love

First Line: Orinthia, my beloved, I call in vain!

Harding B 20(185)

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Edition - Bod20902

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth c.26(4).


Ballad - Roud Number: V4436

Title: Peter him say nothing

First Line: Massa girl him keep

Tune: Bob and Joan

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsyServants

2806 c.13(31)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod1280

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, 121, Church street; Office -- 4, North Road, Preston

Series Identifier: 68


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15357

Title: The new police

First Line: I'm one of the new police -- egad!

Notes:  Five stanzas

Themes:  Police

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 21272

Title: The grand conversation under the rose

First Line: As Mars and Minerva were viewing some instruments

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

2806 c.13(141)

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Edition - Bod1316

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121, & 122 Church Street, Office, 4, North Road Preston

Series Identifier: 134


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7863

Title: The collier lass

First Line: My name is Polly Parker, I'm come o'er from Worsley

Themes:  Coalmines and mining

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5330

Title: A new song in praise of George Donaldson. The champion of the light weights

First Line: Come all you sporting lively lads wherever that you be

Themes:  Wrestling

2806 c.13(180)

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Edition - Bod5039

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Preston

Notes:  Firth b.25(371) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 4


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 22802

Title: Love in a hay-band

First Line: Did you never hear of one Richard Short's history

Themes:  TavernsAgricultural laborers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15495

Title: The flare-up

First Line: When I reach'd this town I thought it wur a queer 'un

Themes:  City vs. countryCountryman in town

2806 c.13(76)

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Edition - Bod5196

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, 121, Church street, Preston

Notes:  2806 c.13(76) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 4


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 22802

Title: Love in a hay-band

First Line: Did you never hear of one Richard Short's history

Themes:  City vs. countryRural society

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15495

Title: The flare-up

First Line: When I reach'd this town I thought it wur a queer 'un

Themes:  Countryman in town

Firth b.25(371)

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Edition - Bod6646

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, 121 Church Street; Office, -- 4, North Road, Preston

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see 2806 c.13(141).

Series Identifier: 68


Ballad - Roud Number: 21272

Title: The grand conversation under the rose

First Line: As Mars and Minerva were viewing some instruments

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815Politics and government - 19th century

Firth b.25(353)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod3286

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, 121, & 122, Church Street, Office, 4, North Road, Preston

Series Identifier: 308


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 518

Title: The rambling soldier

First Line: I am a soldier blythe and gay

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V19440

Title: A pipe and a song

First Line: While misers all night are counting their store

Themes:  Drinking

Harding B 20(143)

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Edition - Bod3332

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121, & 122, Church Street, Office, 4, North Road, Preston

Series Identifier: 674


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1237

Title: Betsy Lea

First Line: When I lived down at Battersea

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8610

Title: Escape from slavery by Henry Box Brown

First Line: Here you see a man by the name of Henry Brown

Subjects:  United StatesPhiladelphia (Pennsylvania)

Themes:  RailwaysSlavery - U.S.A.

Harding B 20(13)

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Edition - Bod11296

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121 & 122, Church Street, Office, 4 & 5, North Road, Preston

Series Identifier: 7


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1317

Title: The methodist parson, or Preaching for bacon

First Line: A methodist parson whose name it was George

Themes:  ReligionClergyMethodists

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1693

Title: When my old hat was new

First Line: I am a poor old man in years, come listen to my song

Themes:  Times

2806 c.13(61)

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Edition - Bod11470

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, 121 & 122, Church Street; Office 4, North Road, Preston

Series Identifier: 641


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6524

Title: Farmers don't you cry

First Line: You Britons bold of both degree, come listen for a while

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  PovertyTrade depression

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13771

Title: The gipsey tent

First Line: Our fire on the turf

Themes:  Gipsies

Harding B 11(1159)

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Edition - Bod10860

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121, & 122, Church St., Office, 4, & 5, North Road, Preston

Series Identifier: 688


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8323

Title: Lines on the royal visit to Lancashire

First Line: Come all you lads and lasses gay

Tune: Royal Charlie

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V740

Title: Katty darling

First Line: The flowers are blooming Katty darling

Firth c.26(253)

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Edition - Bod20893

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.Meadows, W.

Imprint Locations:  PrestonHalshaw Moor

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121, & 122, Church-Street; Office -- 4, North Road, Preston, Sold by W. Meadows, Market-Street, Halshaw Moor

Series Identifier: 17


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1493

Title: The effects of love

First Line: Young lovers all I pray draw near

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 372

Title: The British man-of-war

First Line: It was down in yonder meadows I carelessly did stray

Themes:  Sailors

2806 c.13(197)

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Edition - Bod21329

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Preston

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads. See Firth c.26(4); Firth c.26(82)

Series Identifier: 323


Ballad - Roud Number: V7257

Title: A new dramatic alphabet

First Line: While on the tramp one night, I chanced a friend to meet

Tune: Dicky birds

Themes:  Actors

2806 c.13(297)

Notes:  Slip.


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