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Edition - Bod8349

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London. H. Such, Machine Printer, and Publisher, 177, Union- street, Borough


Ballad - Roud Number: 4438

Title: My Mary Ann

First Line: Fare-you-well my own Mary Ann

Firth c.12(368)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod6930

Imprint Names:  Burdett, J.T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1855

Imprint: London: J.T. Burdett, 150, St. John Street, Smithfield

Series Identifier: 34


1st Ballad

Title: My Mary Anne

First Line: Fare you well, my own Mary Anne

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13897

Title: Good bye, sweetheart, good bye

First Line: The bright stars fade, the morn is breaking

Firth b.25(62)

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Firth c.12(437)

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Harding B 11(2565)

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Edition - Bod14846

Imprint Names:  Neesom, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Published by C. Neesom, 93, Brick Lane, Bethnal Green, near the Railway Arch


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 24524

Title: Sing song Polly

First Line: Down in Sky town lived a maid

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4438

Title: My Mary Ann

First Line: Fare you well, my own Mary Ann

Harding B 15(288b)

Notes:  Slip Slip


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Edition - Bod2522

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., [Pr]inters, 2 & 3, Monmouth-court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(4222) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5742

Title: William and Mary Anne

First Line: Upon the beach two lovers strayed

Tune: My Mary Anne

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23097

Title: What will you do, love?

First Line: What will you do, love, when I am going

Themes:  Lovers parted

Harding B 11(4223)

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Edition - Bod2523

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

Imprint: [...] & Co., [Pr]inters, 2 & 3, Monmouth-court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(4223) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5742

Title: William and Mary Anne

First Line: Upon the beach two lovers strayed

Tune: My Mary Anne

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23097

Title: What will you do, love?

First Line: What will you do, love, when I am going

Themes:  Lovers parted

Harding B 11(4222)

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Edition - Bod8434

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & co. [Pr]inters, 2 & 3, Monmouth court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(4223)


Ballad - Roud Number: V5742

Title: William and Mary Anne

First Line: Upon the beach two lovers strayed

Tune: My Mary Ann

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.13(110)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod19044

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth-court, Seven Dials, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4438

Title: My Mary Ann

First Line: Fare you well, my own Mary Ann!

Performers:  Williams, Barney (Maria Pray), Mrs., 1826-1911

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V103

Title: 'Tis hard to give the hand

First Line: Though I mingle in the throng

Johnson Ballads 1111

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Edition - Bod13438

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High Street, St. Giles


Ballad - Roud Number: V1285

Title: The life and career of Mary Ann Walker, the female barman!

First Line: Come listen awhile I will tell you a tale

Themes:  TavernsRailwaysTransvestism

Harding B 13(173)

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Edition - Bod8133

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W. Fortey, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V103

Title: 'Tis hard to give the hand

First Line: Though I mingle with the throng

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4438

Title: My Mary Ann

First Line: Fare you well, my own Mary Ann!

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13880

Title: The old folks at home

First Line: Way down upon the Swanee river

Authors:  Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V121

Title: All's well

First Line: Deserted by the waning moon

Authors:  Dibdin, Thomas, 1771-1841

Firth c.12(366)

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Edition - Bod10725

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1882 and 1901

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15055

Title: The baldheaded swell, or Has anyone seen her?

First Line: My heart is full of glue, I scarce know what to do

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5735

Title: He's going to marry Mary Ann

First Line: Oh shout hooray for Mary Ann

Themes:  MarriageFurnitureSavings banksMaples, furnishers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5246

Title: What a fool I must have been to marry Jane

First Line: I've just popp'd in to tell you all

Themes:  Marriage

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V14085

Title: The horn, the horn

First Line: What shall he have that killed the deer

Authors:  Shakespeare, William

Harding B 11(132)

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Edition - Bod5606

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: A. Ryle & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 8179

Title: Annie Laurie

First Line: Maxwalton [sic] braes are bonne [sic]

Authors:  Scott, Alicia Anne, Lady John, 1810-1900

Subjects:  Scotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1158

Title: The Rochester [lass]

First Line: In Rochester city a young damsel did dwell

Subjects:  India

Themes:  SailorsLetter-writingPress-gangs

Firth b.26(216)


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Edition - Bod5610

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: Printed and sold by H. Such, 123, Union street, Boro' S.E. and at 83, White Cross-st, St. Luke's

Series Identifier: 162


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V382

Title: The dying gipsey

First Line: In a tent beneath the hawthorn shade

Themes:  Gipsies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V220

Title: Bessy Bloom the flower girl!

First Line: I am Bessy Bloom, the flower girl -- over valleys groves ann [sic] bowers

Themes:  Street traders

Firth b.26(258)

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Harding B 11(1030)

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Edition - Bod5616

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed & Published, by H. Such, 177, Union-street, Boro'. S.E.

Series Identifier: 505


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7835

Title: My little Mary Ann

First Line: In a sweet little village on the banks of a stream

Themes:  Agricultural laborersRural society

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V137

Title: Answer to Annie Lisle

First Line: Farewell my dearest daughter, thou art gone to a better shore

Notes:  Harding B 16(7c) is another edition of this ballad alone

Themes:  Death

Firth b.26(311)

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Edition - Bod26

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1850]

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer, (from Pitt's) wholesale Toy Warehouse, 31, Dudley Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V16181

Title: Life trial sentence and last farewell to the world of Anne Merritt for the murder of James Merritt ... 24th Jan. 1850

First Line: Behold a wretched married woman

Tune: The waggon train

Themes:  Murder

Johnson Ballads 548

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Edition - Bod6775

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1855 and 1861

Imprint: E. Hodges Printer wholesale toy & marble warehouse 26 Grafton st Soho London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5742

Title: William and Mary Ann

First Line: Upon the beach two lovers strayed

Themes:  SailorsLovers parted

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1804

Title: Drummer boy of Waterloo

First Line: When battle ronsed [sic] warlike band

Themes:  Waterloo, battle of, 1815

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 23596

Title: Anchor's weighed

First Line: The tear fell gently from her eye

Authors:  Arnold, Samuel James, 1774-1852

Firth b.25(431)

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Harding B 11(57)

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Edition - Bod12416

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1846]

Imprint: J. Paul & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials, and 35, Hanover Street, Portsea


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13881

Title: The man of the mountain

First Line: Within yon forest stands a rock

Performers:  King, Mr.

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15169

Title: Woman's love

First Line: They little know the charm whereby

Performers:  Romer, Anne, 1829-1852

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3348

Title: Childhood's early bloom

First Line: In childhood's calm and sinless bloom

Performers:  Rainforth, Elizabeth, 1814-1877

Harding B 11(2309)

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Edition - Bod12442

Imprint Names:  Goode, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1847 and 1879

Imprint: Sold (wholesale only) by T. Goode Clerkenwell-green


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1242

Title: Mary Anne, or, The roving gardener

First Line: My name is William Simmons, I'm a gardener by trade

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20977

Title: Ye topers all

First Line: Ye topers all drink to the soul

Themes:  Drinking

2806 c.16(191)

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Harding B 11(2340)

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Edition - Bod13028

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer & Publisher, 177, Union Street, Borough. S.E.

Series Identifier: 452


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V307

Title: Campbell's farewell

First Line: Farewell to old Ireland the, place of my nativity

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 8179

Title: Annie Laurie

First Line: Maxwelton braes are bonny

Authors:  Scott, Alicia Anne, Lady John, 1810-1900

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V2910

Title: Sweet Rose of Yarrow

First Line: The morning broke in blushes o'er me

Harding B 11(3717)

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Edition - Bod13233

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed & Published, by H. Such, 177, (late 123), Union-street, Boro', S.E.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 5696

Title: There's none like a mother if ever so poor

First Line: You tell me you love me, I fain would believe

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1242

Title: Mary Ann, or the Roving gardiner

First Line: My name is William Simmonds, I'm a gard'ner by my trade

Harding B 11(3781)

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Edition - Bod13805

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth [Court] Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3380

Title: Cheer girls, cheer for our merry wedding day

First Line: Ceee [sic], love, cheer, no more will we be pa[rted]

Notes:  A variation of: Cheer love cheer, Harding B 11(589)

Subjects:  EnglandAustralia

Themes:  MarriageSailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7834

Title: The loss of the Mary Ann

First Line: You landsmen and you seamen bold come listen unto me

Subjects:  New York (N.Y.)Sydney (Australia)Newfoundland (Canada)

Themes:  Shipwreck

Harding B 11(588)

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Edition - Bod8171

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1855 and 1861

Imprint: E. Hodges Printer Wholesale Toy & Marble Warehouse 26 Grafton st Soho London

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of three ballads. See Firth b.25(431)


Ballad - Roud Number: V5742

Title: William and Mary Ann

First Line: Upon the beach two lovers strayed

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.12(153)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod16292

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: Printed and Sold by H. Such, 123, Union Street, Boro' S.E. and at 83, White Cross-st, St. Luke's

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(1030).


Ballad - Roud Number: V220

Title: Bessy Bloom the flower girl!

First Line: I am Bessy Bloom, the flower girl -- over valley, groves ann [sic] bowers

Themes:  Street traders

Harding B 16(21d)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 3161

Notes:  Slip.

Edition - Bod6037

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1855 and 1861

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 26, G[r]afton Street, Soho, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13845

Title: Cheer, boys, cheer?

First Line: Cheer, boys, cheer! no more of idle sorrow

Authors:  Mackay, Charles, 1814-1889

Themes:  Emigration

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 12904

Title: Mary of Argyle

First Line: I have heard the mavis singing

Authors:  Jefferys, Charles, 1807-1865

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 8179

Title: Annie Laurie

First Line: Maxwelton's braes are bonnie

Authors:  Scott, Alicia Anne, Lady John, 1810-1900

Subjects:  Scotland

Johnson Ballads 481

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Edition - Bod3717

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: H.P. Such, Machine Printer, 177, Union Street, Borough, London. S.E.

Notes:  Harding B 11(9) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 623


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12887

Title: Adam was a gentleman

First Line: Old Adam was the first man formed

Tune: Old English gentleman

Themes:  MarriageAdam (Biblical figure)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2652

Title: Auld Robin Gray

First Line: When the sheep are in the fauld and the kye at hame

Authors:  Barnard, Anne, Lady, 1750-1825

Themes:  WealthLovers parted

Harding B 11(7)

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Edition - Bod99

Imprint Names:  March, R. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1877 and 1884

Imprint: R. March & Co., 18, St. James's Walk, Clerkenwell, London, E.C.

Notes:  Two sheets forming a songbook. With advertisements and prose pieces. Stamped: Bodleian Library, 22 April, 1918. Large format

Series Identifier: March's Royalty Songs 56


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 608

Title: Down in a cottage

First Line: Down in a cottage near a wood

Performers:  Redfern, Sam

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V10152

Title: The dear old stile

First Line: As twilight softly gathers round

Performers:  Torr, Clara

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1229

Title: Loving tears

First Line: Ah love, the sun is sinking into the silent sea

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V4474

Title: Little children

First Line: You are glad, O little children

Performers:  Elliott, Meredyth

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V10142

Title: Dreaming of home and mother

First Line: Dreaming of home, dear old home!

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 13900

Title: The soldier's tear

First Line: Upon the hill he turn'd

7th Ballad

Title: I was there

First Line: Now here I am in luck again I've been to see a fight

Performers:  Kavanagh, J.H., d. 1907

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V376

Title: Dear mother, I've come home to die

First Line: Dear mother, I remember well

9th Ballad

Title: He's in the Asylum now

First Line: The author of this song when young

Performers:  Costello, Tom, 1863-1945

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V5732

Title: Good old Mary Ann

First Line: Perhaps I'm right to think you've heard of good old Mary Ann

Performers:  Murray, Slade

11th Ballad

Title: Felise

First Line: While the soft twilights close

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V232

Title: The better land

First Line: I hear thee speak of the Better Land

Authors:  Cowen, Frederick Hymen, Sir, 1852-1935

13th Ballad - Roud Number: 13449

Title: Home, sweet home

First Line: Mid pleasures and palaces though we may roam

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V9221

Title: The life boat crew

First Line: Old England can boast of her heroes brave

15th Ballad - Roud Number: V26844

Title: Only bubbles

First Line: Why what is the matter, my darling?

16th Ballad - Roud Number: V6674

Title: Jeanie Gordon, or, A shilling and a kiss

First Line: Behold, among the Highland Lads

17th Ballad - Roud Number: 559

Title: Young country squire

First Line: There's a young country squire, so I have been told

Authors:  Ware, George

Performers:  Lloyd, Marie (Matilda Wood), 1870-1922

18th Ballad - Roud Number: V5485

Title: The wolf

First Line: At the peaceful midnight hour

Authors:  O'Keeffe, John, 1747-1833

19th Ballad - Roud Number: V35015

Title: Come and have a tiddley!

First Line: My dear wife's darling mother came

Performers:  Fancourt, Tom

20th Ballad

Title: That was before my time

First Line: I hear people say that us girls of to-day

Performers:  Lloyd, Marie (Matilda Wood), 1870-1922

21st Ballad - Roud Number: V9480

Title: Pretty mocking bird

First Line: Living echo, bird of eve

Authors:  Morton, T.Bishop, Henry Rowley, Sir, 1786-1855

22nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1607

Title: Excelsior

First Line: The shades of night were falling fast

Authors:  Lindsay, Miss

23rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3332

Title: The beggar child's dream

First Line: The snow had robed the earth in white

24th Ballad - Roud Number: V3858

Title: \"I can tell it by your bumps\"

First Line: Behold a man of science

Performers:  Squire, Tom, d. 1891

Themes:  Phrenology

25th Ballad - Roud Number: V32285

Title: Aren't they pretty?

First Line: Of course, we all well know, the ladies like to go

Themes:  Shopping

26th Ballad - Roud Number: V29943

Title: Tiddy fol lol

First Line: There's a party I know, tiddy fol lol, tiddy fol lol

27th Ballad - Roud Number: V23181

Title: I'm not

First Line: \"Appearance is deceptive\" -- that's a truth you may declare

Performers:  Freeman, Harry

28th Ballad

Title: Encore! a bottle more

First Line: A long time in one house had lived

29th Ballad - Roud Number: V5297

Title: Give me back my heart again

First Line: Give me back my heart again

30th Ballad - Roud Number: V18290

Title: Blow, blow, thou winter wind

First Line: Blow, blow, thou winter wind

Authors:  Shakespeare, William

Performers:  Arne, Michael, 1741-1786

31st Ballad

Title: At eventide

First Line: 'Tis eventide, the sky is golden

32nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20193

Title: Trade marks

First Line: In every grade of business, since the days of Noah's ark

Performers:  Beauchamp, George

33rd Ballad

Title: Heart's ease

First Line: In thy garden blooms a flower

Performers:  Heald, Joseph

34th Ballad - Roud Number: V12097

Title: We drew his club money this morning

First Line: Micky Rooney went and joined

Performers:  Rowley, J.W., 1847-1925

Themes:  Salvation Army

35th Ballad - Roud Number: V20861

Title: A free lance am I

First Line: My sword by my side, I merrily ride

Performers:  Federici, Frederick, d. 1888

36th Ballad - Roud Number: V20229

Title: Starlight

First Line: Starlight only shone above you

37th Ballad - Roud Number: V6072

Title: Because she ain't built that way

First Line: Why is it a woman can't climb up a tree

Performers:  Hunter, G.W.

38th Ballad - Roud Number: V21952

Title: Oh! Mr. Jackson

First Line: Behold in me a victim of a House of Lords' decision

Authors:  West, Arthur, 1864-1894

Performers:  Randall, Harry, 1860-1932

Themes:  MarriageSex role

39th Ballad - Roud Number: V28429

Title: Marnie's wedding

First Line: Come over the hills with garlands and flowers

40th Ballad

Title: Illustration

First Line: In singing songs most people have their own peculiar style

Performers:  Corney, Arthur

41st Ballad - Roud Number: V4573

Title: Beautiful sleep!

First Line: Sleep! sleep! beautiful sleep

42nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8074

Title: Is it wrong to kiss?

First Line: Is it wrong to kiss asked a timid maid

43rd Ballad - Roud Number: V15719

Title: The emigrant ship

First Line: See yon vessel, in the harbour

Performers:  Leyton, George, 1864-1948

44th Ballad - Roud Number: V32739

Title: That awful yeo ho!

First Line: The sailors were seated in a ring

Performers:  Roberts, Egbert

45th Ballad - Roud Number: V121

Title: Deserted by declining years

First Line: Deserted by declining day

46th Ballad

Title: \"He said to me\"

First Line: A lady fair with terra cotta hair

Authors:  Hickman, C.D.

Performers:  Pelham, Paul

Themes:  Prostitution

47th Ballad - Roud Number: V28035

Title: The girl was young and pretty

First Line: I'll sing a song with a moral about

Attributation: Written Composed & Sung by Charles Chaplin

Authors:  Chaplin, Charles, d. 1901

Performers:  Chaplin, Charles, d. 1901

48th Ballad

Title: I couldn't get in!

First Line: One morn, on pleasure I was bound

Authors:  Harrington, John Patrick, b. 1865

Performers:  Bignell, Charles

49th Ballad - Roud Number: V32283

Title: Ivanhoe

First Line: Now ladies do not think for a moment I'm a single man

Performers:  Munroe, Walter

50th Ballad

Title: A tale of the sea, or Shipwrecked

First Line: Winds were howling, waves were raging

Authors:  McGlennon, Felix

51st Ballad

Title: Fishing

First Line: When two little boys going out for the day

Performers:  Squire, Tom, d. 1891

52nd Ballad

Title: Thine only thine

First Line: One golden eve long years ago

53rd Ballad - Roud Number: V20648

Title: Adieu or Radoo

First Line: Radoo, Radoo, kind friends Radoo, Radoo, Radoo

54th Ballad - Roud Number: V20918

Title: Gently does the trick

First Line: Some people in this world go very much too fast

Performers:  Corney, Arthur

55th Ballad - Roud Number: V2859

Title: 'Ave a glass, won't yer?

First Line: [I] ain't a particular strong-minded chap

56th Ballad

Title: True love lives long

First Line: I sat at the open lattice, and heard the billows roar

57th Ballad - Roud Number: V27965

Title: Fatherland

First Line: When Saxon Alfred rul'd our land, and strove to make his people great

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

58th Ballad - Roud Number: V5529

Title: Fairweather friends

First Line: I used to have a bosom friend, I used to call him Jack

59th Ballad - Roud Number: V4852

Title: Poor thing

First Line: Sal Smith was a nice girl, but so shy, poor thing!

Authors:  Morton, Richard

Performers:  Lloyd, Marie (Matilda Wood), 1870-1922

60th Ballad - Roud Number: V20399

Title: The old home down on the farm

First Line: When a boy I used to dwell

Authors:  DuBois, Gustavus

Performers:  Howard, H.J.

61st Ballad - Roud Number: V10129

Title: After long years

First Line: The Christmas log is burning bright

62nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2858

Title: As in a looking glass

First Line: Seen, as in a looking glass are our thoughts where'er we go

Performers:  Hylton, Millie, 1868-1920

63rd Ballad - Roud Number: V26984

Title: The cross of St. Paul's

First Line: When the moors are blue with heather, and the autumn breezes blow

64th Ballad - Roud Number: V29078

Title: Flowers from home

First Line: Flowers from home! her pale cheek flushes

65th Ballad

Title: The other day

First Line: Tis well nigh twenty years agone

66th Ballad

Title: England is England still

First Line: There are those in the dear land of England

Performers:  Rowley, J.W., 1847-1925

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