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Sheet - 2806 d.31(56)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 208


Ballad - Roud Number: V7230

Title: The rent day; or, Black Monday morning

First Line: Oh! black Monday morning dread, I'm sure

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Rent collecting



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Sheet - Ashm. G 16(56)

Imprint Names:  B., H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1682

Ballad - Roud Number: V28106

Title: The Whig's exaltation or A pleasant new song of 82

First Line: Now, now the Tories all shall stoop

Tune: [Hey boys up go we]

Notes:  The answer is Ashm. G 16(57)

References:

ESTC: R235706

Themes:  Politics and government - 17th centuryExclusion bill, 1680-1681



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Sheet - Don. b.13(56)

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Ballad - Roud Number: V6045

Title: Loves triumph over bashfulness: or, The pleas of honour and chastity over-ruled

First Line: On the banks of a river, close under a shade

Authors:  D'Urfey, Thomas, 1653-1723

References:

ESTC: R227272

Themes:  Pastoral



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Sheet - Harding B 28(56)

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

1st 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


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 8918

Title: Robin Adair

First Line: What's this dull town to me

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796



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Sheet - Harding B 4(56)

Imprint Names:  Aldermary Church Yard

Imprint Locations:  London

Ballad - Roud Number: V7538

Title: Pretty Sally's garland. Or, Johnny's kind courtship. In two parts

First Line: Of all the girls that are so smart

Authors:  Carey, Henry, 1687-1743

References:

ESTC: T192194

Themes:  ApprenticesLove, pleasant



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Sheet - 2806 b.10(56)

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Notes:  Harding B 11(389) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 155


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15065

Title: Bold Robin Hood

First Line: The lays of old famed stories told

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4933

Title: The Blackbird

First Line: Come all you Irishmen both great and small

Subjects:  Mitchel, John, 1815-1875



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Sheet - Johnson Ballads 56

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1829

Notes:  Slip


Ballad - Roud Number: 17190

Title: Silly young maid

First Line: I am an old miser both aged and lame

Themes:  Domestic relationsMarriage - age difference



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Sheet - Harding B 3(56)

Imprint Names:  Davenport, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1800 and 1802

Ballad - Roud Number: 13407

Title: The Ulster tragedy

First Line: In the province of Ulster a farmer did dwell

References:

ESTC: T194629

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Courts and lawCruel father



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Sheet - Wood 402(55, 56)

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Gilbertson, W.Wright, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1655 and 1658

Ballad - Roud Number: V3072

Title: A wonderfull example of Gods justice shewed upon Jasper Conningham, a gentleman born in Scotland, who was of opinion, that there was neither God, nor divel, nor heaven, nor hell

First Line: It was a Scotchman

Tune: O neighbour Robert

References:

ESTC: R186825

Subjects:  Aberdeen (Scotland)

Themes:  IncestBlasphemy



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Sheet - Harding B 31(56)

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Notes:  Border: Eagle. Coloured.


Ballad - Roud Number: V32826

Title: War-song of the Union

First Line: To arms, ye brave! obey your country's call

Tune: The standard-bearer

Themes:  American Civil War, 1861-1865



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Sheet - Firth b.25(56)

Imprint Names:  Brander, A.C.

Imprint Locations:  Elgin

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4975

Title: The Rose of Dundee

First Line: Early one Mondy [sic] morning, as I walked Dundee street


2nd Ballad

Title: Gypsie laddie

First Line: There were seven gypsies in a gang

Themes:  Gipsies



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Sheet - Harding B 12(56)

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Notes:  An engraving.


Ballad - Roud Number: V6038

Title: Lovely Nan

First Line: Sweet is the ship that under sail

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Sailors



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Sheet - Firth c.26(56)

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 440


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 272

Title: The happy stranger

First Line: As I was a walking one morning in spring

Themes:  Irish - England


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V748

Title: Phoebe, the beauty of Dundee

First Line: In the lowlands of Scotland fair Phoebe did dwell

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment



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Sheet - Firth b.27(56)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 22830

Title: The wanderer

First Line: O cease awhile ye winds to blow


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5105

Title: Answer to the Wanderer

First Line: O cease, fair maid, no more complain!


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 23107

Title: I should very much like to know

First Line: As I walk'd last night



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Sheet - Douce adds. 137(56)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 394

Title: Carol I.

First Line: God rest you merry gentlemen

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas carols


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 702

Title: Carol II

First Line: The moon shines bright

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas carols


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 278

Title: Carol III

First Line: The first good joy our Mary had

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas carols


4th Ballad - Roud Number: 453

Title: Carol IV

First Line: When Joseph was an old man

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas carols



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Sheet - Harding B 13(56)

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Ballad - Roud Number: V13734

Title: Cardinal Wiseman's lament

First Line: Oh dear what can the matter be

Subjects:  Wiseman, Nicholas Patrick, 1802-1865

Themes:  Catholic Church



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Sheet - Firth b.34(56)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V29362

Title: The cat

First Line: All you that are merry draw near to my song

Themes:  Sexual intercourse


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 378

Title: The bonny blue handkerchief

First Line: As early one morning I chanced for to stray



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Sheet - Harding B 21(56)

Imprint Names:  Marshall, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1793

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



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Sheet - Firth c.13(56)

Imprint Names:  Forth, J.

Imprint Locations:  Pocklington

Series Identifier: 234


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 967

Title: Paul Jones

First Line: An American frigate, call'd the Richard by name

Subjects:  Jones, John Paul, 1747-1792

Themes:  American Revolution, 1775-1783


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13795

Title: Minnie

First Line: When the sun is high, in a bright blue sky



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Sheet - Harding B 20(56)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 6404

Title: A flower from my angel mother's grave

First Line: I've a casket at [h]ome that is filled with precious gems


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9577

Title: Maggie May

First Line: The spring had come, the flowers in bloom


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1982

Title: The moon is up

First Line: The moon is up and in the sky



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Sheet - Harding B 11(56)

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 9059

Title: Norah M'Shane

First Line: I've left Ballymornach a long way behind me

Themes:  Irish exiles


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23596

Title: The anchor's weighed

First Line: The tear fell gently from her eye

Authors:  Arnold, Samuel James, 1774-1852


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V8298

Title: The sewing machine

First Line: I am one of those unlucky chaps, who once did fall in love

Themes:  DeceptionCourts and lawSeamstressesOxford Street (London, England)



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Sheet - Firth c.19(56)

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Series Identifier: 656


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4487

Title: The fate of the Liverpool poachers

First Line: Of five gallant poachers

Themes:  Poaching


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1246

Title: The Lass of Richmond hill

First Line: On Richmond hill, there lives a lass


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V6780

Title: The merry ploughboy

First Line: I am a merry ploughboy, as happy as can be

Performers:  Sandle, Jessie

Themes:  Agricultural laborers



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Sheet - Harding B 1(56)

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Ballad - Roud Number: 622

Title: The Plymouth tragedy: or Fair Susan's overthrow

First Line: Beautiful virgins of birth and breeding

References:

ESTC: T42508

Subjects:  India

Themes:  SailorsLovers parted



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Sheet - Harding B 10(56)

Imprint Names:  Laurie and Whittle

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1808

Series Identifier: 497


Ballad - Roud Number: V7622

Title: Paddy Shannon courting the widow Wilkins

First Line: Paddy Shannon high mounted on his trotting little poney

Performers:  Johnstone, John Henry, 1749-1828

Performance Locations:  Drury Lane Theatre



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Sheet - Johnson Ballads fol. 56

Imprint Names:  Glendinning, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1803 and 1842

Ballad - Roud Number: V33890

Title: The British Palladium, a free independent parliament!!! To Sir F. Burdett, and the worthy electors of ... Westminster

First Line: Britannia's sons awake! your rights proclaim

Themes:  Parliamentary elections, Westminster



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