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Sheet - Firth c.15(51)

Imprint Names:  Nicholls, S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [between 1700 and 1740]

Notes:  An engraving


Ballad - Roud Number: V25561

Title: The infallible doctor

First Line: From France from Spain from Rome I come



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Sheet - Harding B 1(51)

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Ballad - Roud Number: V9989

Title: The Berkshire lady, in four parts

First Line: Batchelors of every station

References:

ESTC: T200944

Themes:  LawyersHeiressesWoman in disguise



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Sheet - Harding B 14(51)

Imprint Names:  Fowler

Imprint Locations:  Salisbury

Date  between 1770 and 1800

Ballad - Roud Number: V32966

Title: Susan's lamentation, for the loss of her sailor

First Line: O'er all the wide ocean the billows were rolling

Tune: The banks of the Dee

References:

ESTC: T196502

Themes:  Sailors - death at sea



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Sheet - Harding B 31(51)

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Notes:  Border: The fountain.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4117

Title: On! on! on! A sequel to Tramp! tramp! tramp!

First Line: Oh! the day it came, at last

Themes:  American Civil War, 1861-1865



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Sheet - Harding B 27(51)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V1483

Title: The cannie miller

First Line: Come, let us join the honest town

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th centuryParliamentary elections, Scotland



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Sheet - Harding B 2(51)

Imprint Names:  Sympson, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Ballad - Roud Number: V259

Title: The Leeds tragedy: or, the Bloody brother

First Line: Good Christian people all I pray

Themes:  IncestMurder



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Sheet - Johnson Ballads fol. 51

Imprint Names:  Eynon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1756

Ballad - Roud Number: V28346

Title: A grand consultation of physitians or, an Attempt to assign the cause of a sickly & languishing constitution

First Line: O muse these emblematick forms expound

Subjects:  Newcastle, Thomas Pelham-Holles, Duke of, 1693-1768

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th century



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Sheet - Harding B 20(51)

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 762


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15195

Title: Far, far upon the sea!

First Line: Far, far upon the sea

Themes:  Sailing


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4699

Title: The factory child

First Line: I hear the blythe voices of children at play



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Sheet - Harding B 3(51)

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Series Identifier: Cheap repository


Ballad - Roud Number: V20231

Title: The sorrows of Yamba; or, The negro woman's lamentation

First Line: In St. Lucie's distant isle

Tune: Hosier's ghost

Authors:  More, Hannah, 1745-1833

Themes:  SlaveryAfricans



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Sheet - Harding B 5(1)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 50

Title: Sweet William's ghost

First Line: There came a ghost to Margret's door

Themes:  Ghosts



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Sheet - 2805 c.6(51)

Imprint Names:  Clark, Charles

Imprint Locations:  Great Totham

Date  1846

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4580

Title: On sleeping

First Line: Poor Richard has told us the way to be wise

Authors:  Hollamby, John

Notes:  Dated Hailsham, 1846


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V11749

Title: After working many hours. A parody

First Line: After working many hours

Authors:  Hollamby, John

Notes:  \"Tunbridge Wells, 1846\"



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Sheet - Firth c.12(51)

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Series Identifier: 154


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9697

Title: The Shannon and Chesapeak

First Line: She comes, she comes, in glorious style

Themes:  Shannon/Chesapeake engagement, 1813


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 963

Title: Battle of the Shannon and Chesapeak

First Line: On board the Shannon frigate, in the merry month of May

Themes:  Shannon/Chesapeake engagement, 1813



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Sheet - 2806 c.13(51)

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 497


1st Ballad

Title: I have found your sister

First Line: My friend dry up that tear


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5128

Title: Down among the dead men

First Line: Here's a health to the queen, and a lasting peace

Authors:  Dyer, J.

Themes:  Drinking



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Sheet - Wood E 25(51)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V29408

Title: The trappaner trappand, or, A cunning gossip caught in a trap

First Line: You female trappanners I pray you draw near

Tune: The flatteries of fate, or Mall Cooper is grown so gallant and gay

References:

ESTC: R233935

Subjects:  Oxfordshire (England)

Themes:  Deception



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Sheet - Douce adds. 137(51)

Imprint Names:  Croshaw, C.

Imprint Locations:  York

Date  [1827]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 8337

Title: Christmas hymn

First Line: Hark! the herald angel's sing

Authors:  Wesley, Charles, 1707-1788

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas carols


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 936

Title: Christmas hymn

First Line: While shepherds watch'd their flocks by night

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas carols



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Illustration - 2nd Illustration on Bod12910

IconClass Codes:
49L51: Pen

Illustration - 2nd Illustration on Bod12940

IconClass Codes:
49L51: Pen

Sheet - Douce Ballads 1(51a)

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1683

Ballad - Roud Number: V13676

Title: Daniel Cooper; or, The High-land laddy

First Line: There's ne'r a lad in our town, that's worth an ounce of powder

Tune: Wally on't, or, We'l welcome you to Yarrow

References:

ESTC: R232975



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Sheet - Douce Ballads 1(51b)

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Ballad - Roud Number: V8247

Title: The doubting virgin, and the constant young-man

First Line: Oh my dearest do not slight me

Tune: The repriev'd captive

Authors:  Bowne, Tobias, 1672-1695

References:

ESTC: R229053



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Sheet - Firth c.20(51)

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Notes:  Slip


Ballad - Roud Number: V589

Title: Advice to the ladies in the choice of a husband

First Line: If you are not too proud for a word of advice

References:

ESTC: N71608

Themes:  Marriage prospects



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Sheet - 2806 b.10(51)

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  Slip.
Appears also in a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 19(38).


Ballad - Roud Number: V582

Title: Duffy's advice to his country

First Line: You sons of old Granue that wanders through Brittania [sic]

Themes:  Home Rule - Ireland



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Sheet - 4o Rawl. 566(51)

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.Crouch, E.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1663 and 1674

Ballad - Roud Number: V30141

Title: The merry maid of Middlesex. Or, A pretty song made by a pretty maid

First Line: It was not long agone since Cupid with his dart

Tune: The maid that lost her way

Themes:  Marriage prospects - womenTradesmen



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Sheet - 2806 c.15(51)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Slip.
Appears also in a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 19(67)


Ballad - Roud Number: V31376

Title: Lines, written on the wreck of the Anglo-Saxon

First Line: AttoHtion [sic] pay both young and old, I hope you'll lend an ear

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Shipwreck1863



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Sheet - 2806 c.9(51)

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  Slip.
Harding B 26(240) is another edition.


Ballad

Title: Hagertys ball

First Line: Its near Bllakale [sic] where the lads they are friskey



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Sheet - 2806 c.18(51)

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Notes:  Slip


Ballad - Roud Number: V32277

Title: The cabriolets

First Line: Come listen to my song it will make you smile

Themes:  Driving



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