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Ballad Work - Roud Number: xx

Titles:
Australia, O!

First Lines:
I've returned skin and bone

Themes:
Golddigging in Australia

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3195

Titles:
Tim Finegan's adventures in Australia, O!

First Lines:
One time I was'nt pleased at home, so I away did go

Themes:
Golddigging in Australia

Edition - Bod8956

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  between 1849 and 1880

Ballad - Roud Number: V15468

Title: The Australia mania

First Line: Oh, have you heard the news so grand

Tune: The king of the Cannibal islands

Themes:  Golddigging in Australia

Firth c.16(392)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Edition - Bod9349

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V3195

Title: I've been to Australia O

First Line: One time I was not pleased at home, so I away did go

Themes:  Golddigging in Australia

Firth c.16(393)

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Johnson Ballads 3303

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Edition - Bod9350

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V20693

Title: John's adventure in Australia

First Line: Good people all now stand around and listen to my rhyme

Themes:  Golddigging in Australia

Firth c.16(394)

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Edition - Bod9351

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1873

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box ... Saturday Morning, Nov. 8, 1873


Ballad - Roud Number: V20694

Title: Australia, O!

First Line: I've returned skin and bone

Tune: Kelvin grove

Themes:  Golddigging in Australia

Firth c.16(395)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod21765

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V3195

Title: Tim Finegan's adventures in Australia, O!

First Line: One time I was'nt pleased at home, so I away did go

Themes:  Golddigging in Australia

2806 c.15(61)

Notes:  Slip


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9130

Titles:
The ticket-of-leave man

First Lines:
I've just come back from Australia

Themes:
Emigration

Edition - Bod22840

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V20694

Title: Australia, oh!

First Line: I returned both skin and bone

Themes:  Emigration

2806 c.8(198)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod12290

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 145


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3035

Title: Lively flea

First Line: Oh, a dainty old chap is the lively flea

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20380

Title: Australia our home

First Line: Here's off, here's off to the diggings of gold

Themes:  Golddigging in Australia

2806 d.31(27)

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Harding B 11(2175)

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Edition - Bod14356

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1874]

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Machine Printer & Publisher, 177, Union- street, Borough, S.E.


Ballad

Title: Fearful shipwreck, and loss of eighty lives! near Australia

First Line: Who have friends or relations at sea

Tune: Driven from home

Subjects:  Australia

Themes:  Shipwreck1874

Harding B 13(237)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6057

Titles:
The Glasgow youth leaving his parents. A new song

First Lines:
Farewell to auld Scotland, wherein I was born

Subjects:
Australia

Themes:
Transported convict

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9246

Titles:
The unfortunate voyage of the Guardian man of war

First Lines:
Ye sailors of old England

Subjects:
Australia

Themes:
Transported convict
Shipwreck

Edition - Bod8522

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V34796

Title: Loss of the Royal Charter

First Line: Come all you tender christians

Subjects:  WalesAustralia

Themes:  ShipwreckSteamships

Firth c.12(95)

Notes:  Slip


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9108

Titles:
[The convict maid]
The convict maid

First Lines:
Ye Glasgow maids attend to me
Ye London maids attend to me

Subjects:
Glasgow (Scotland)
Australia

Themes:
Transported convict

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9114

Titles:
The returned convict; or the horrors of transportation

First Lines:
Good people all of high degree, pray give attention unto me

Subjects:
Australia

Themes:
Transported convict

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7226

Titles:
Eliza and her black man

First Lines:
Good people all come list to me

Subjects:
Australia

Themes:
Transported convict
Africans
Beggars
Courtship - difference of ethnicity

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8633

Titles:
The gutta percha mania; or, the Snobs done brown

First Lines:
There is new inventions every day

Subjects:
Botany Bay (Australia)
India

Themes:
Shoemakers
Gutta-percha

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 402

Titles:
Awake, drowsy sleeper
The drowsy sleeper

First Lines:
Awake, awake, you drowsy sleeper
Awake, awake, ye drowsy sleeper

Subjects:
Botany Bay (Australia)

Themes:
Letter-writing
Lovers parted

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7834

Titles:
The loss of the Mary Ann

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

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

Themes:
Shipwreck

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3380

Titles:
Cheer girls, cheer for our merry wedding day

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

Subjects:
Australia
England

Themes:
Sailors
Marriage

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12577

Titles:
Off to the diggings

First Lines:
Off to the diggings, in thousands they go
Away to the diggings, in thousands they go

Themes:
Golddigging in Australia

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 5603

Titles:
Jack Tar with his trowsers on
Jackie Tar

First Lines:
When Jack had pull'd the oar, and the boat was gone

Subjects:
Australia
America
Peru

Themes:
Sailors

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9952

Titles:
The York tragedy; or, The cruel father and the dutiful daughter

First Lines:
Good people all, where'er that you be

Themes:
Australia
Cruel father
Slavery

Edition - Bod8180

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 5603

Title: Jackie Tar

First Line: When Jack had pull'd the oar, and the boat was gone

Subjects:  PeruAustraliaAmerica

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.12(162)

Notes:  Slip


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