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Edition - Bod1487

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Armstrong, Printer, Banastre-street, Liverpool


Ballad - Roud Number: 23104

Title: Merry little soldier

First Line: Lo, I'm a merry little soldier

Themes:  India - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858

2806 c.17(277)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17120

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Evans, Printer, Long-lane, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V33577

Title: The starling

First Line: A starling in a cage confin'd

Subjects:  India

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Harding B 25(1839)

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Edition - Bod18664

Imprint Names:  Sanderson

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh

Date  between 1830 and 1910

Imprint: Sanderson, Edinburgh


Ballad - Roud Number: 550

Title: The Paisley officer

First Line: In blythe and bonny Scotland, where the blue bells do grow

Themes:  Women soldiersIndia - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858

Firth c.14(176)

Notes:  The printer's name has been deleted and the name Pleasance substituted on Firth c.14(176) Slip


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Harding B 17(234a)

Notes:  The printer's name has been deleted and the name Pleasance substituted on Firth c.14(176) Slip


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Edition - Bod21983

Imprint Names:  Croshaw, C.

Imprint Locations:  York

Date  between 1814 and 1850

Imprint: C. Croshaw, Printer, Coppergate, York


Ballad - Roud Number: 5897

Title: Irish shore

First Line: You curious searchers of each narration

Subjects:  IndiaIreland

Themes:  Emigration - IrishMythology, classical

2806 b.10(180)

Notes:  Slip


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2806 b.11(151)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(924)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod809

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

Imprint: [...] and Co., 2 and 3 Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(2084) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V21103

Title: The late India war

First Line: Good people all of each degree both high and low draw near

Themes:  India - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22249

Title: The maids of merry England

First Line: O the maids of merry England, so beautiful and fair

Harding B 11(2083)

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Johnson Ballads 1099

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Edition - Bod2900

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

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

Notes:  Another impression of the text forms part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(2083).


Ballad - Roud Number: V21103

Title: [The] late India war

First Line: Good people all of each degree both high and low draw near

Themes:  India - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858

Harding B 15(169a)

Notes:  The illustration and the text are separately printed items. Slip

Edition - Bod9082

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 726


1st Ballad

Title: Massacre in India

First Line: Cheer! boys, cheer, for we have taken Delhi

Performers:  Hart, Michael

Themes:  India - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V303

Title: The Caledonian maid

First Line: Oh, say ye virgins, have you seen

Subjects:  Scotland

Firth c.14(95)

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Edition - Bod21767

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co., 2 and 3 Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(2083) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V21103

Title: The late India war

First Line: Good people all of each degree both high and low draw near

Themes:  India - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22249

Title: The maids of merry England

First Line: O the maids of merry England, so beautiful and fair

Harding B 11(2084)

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Edition - Bod1414

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: John Evans, Printer, 42, Long-lane, West-smithfield, London

Notes:  Harding B 1(58) is another impression.


Ballad - Roud Number: 622

Title: The Plymouth tragedy

First Line: Beautiful virgins of birth and breeding

References:

ESTC: N71525

Subjects:  India

Themes:  SailorsLovers parted

Harding B 1(57)

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Edition - Bod5977

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed & sold by J. Pitts 14 Great st, Andrew street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V9990

Title: The Chcster [sic] garland. In four parts

First Line: A merchant of London as many report

Subjects:  IndiaRussia

Themes:  ChastityDeceptionDisguise

Harding B 3(109)

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Harding B 3(110)

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Edition - Bod5992

Imprint Names:  Evans, J. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1821 and 1828

Imprint: London: Printed and sold by J. and C. Evans, Lon[g] lane, Smithfield


Ballad

Title: The faithless captain

First Line: Ye maidens fair, awhile draw near

Subjects:  India

Themes:  Love, unfortunateWomen sailorsSeductionPregnancyShipwreck

Harding B 5(103)

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Edition - Bod11506

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, & 3, Monmouth-court


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1060

Title: The farmer's daughter and the gay ploughboy

First Line: You constant lovers give attention

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3572

Title: The battle and the breeze

First Line: To Britain's glorious walls of oak

Subjects:  India

Themes:  SailorsNaval

Harding B 11(1154)

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Edition - Bod12051

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: John Evans, Printer, 42, Long-lane, West-smithfield, London

Notes:  Harding B 1(57) is another impression.


Ballad - Roud Number: 622

Title: The Plymouth tragedy

First Line: Beautiful virgins of birth and breeding

References:

ESTC: N71526

Subjects:  India

Themes:  SailorsLovers parted

Harding B 1(58)

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Edition - Bod10850

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed and sold by J Pitts 6, Great st, An-drew street seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 622

Title: The Plymouth tragedy. Or Fair Susan's overthrow

First Line: Beautiful virgins of birth and breeding

Subjects:  India

Themes:  SailorsLovers parted

Harding B 1(59)

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Johnson Ballads 947

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Edition - Bod8641

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

Imprint: Birt, [Printer,] 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V8633

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

First Line: There is new inventions every day

Subjects:  IndiaBotany Bay (Australia)

Themes:  ShoemakersGutta-percha

Harding B 11(1441)

Notes:  Imprint torn


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Edition - Bod8845

Imprint Names:  Batchelar, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1832

Imprint: Printed and sold by T. Batchelar, opposite the Refuge for the Destitute, Hackney Road, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 23104

Title: Merry little soldier

First Line: I'm a merry little soldier

Themes:  India - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858

Firth c.14(240)

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Edition - Bod14323

Imprint Names:  Birt, M.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1843]

Imprint: Birt, Printer, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V30228

Title: The dreadful massacre of the British troops in India

First Line: Come all you gallant Britons bold

Themes:  Afghan war

Harding B 13(186)

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Edition - Bod14582

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: pitt, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Ma[rble] Warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew st.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4321

Title: Farewell to Ireland

First Line: Farewell unto the river Bann

Subjects:  India

Themes:  Soldiers, IrishGreat Britain - colonies

2806 b.11(64)

Notes:  Imprint cropped Slip


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Harding B 17(90b)

Notes:  Imprint cropped Slip


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Edition - Bod9003

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

Imprint: Rial, Printer MonmouthCrt [sic], Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V30354

Title: The fall of Delhi

First Line: Proud Delhi at last has been taken

Tune: Red, white, and Blue

Themes:  India - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858

Firth c.14(83)

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Johnson Ballads 1089

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Edition - Bod9073

Imprint Names:  Dever, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Dever Printer 18 Great St. Andrew Street Bloomsbury


Ballad - Roud Number: V29882

Title: Lament for Gen. Havelock

First Line: Britannia shall mourn gallant Havelock is gone

Subjects:  Havelock, Henry, Sir, 1795-1857

Themes:  India - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-18581857

Firth c.14(87)

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Harding B 13(250)

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Edition - Bod15370

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and sold by J Pitts 1[4] Great st Andrew street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V3367

Title: I'll stay for my Jack and he'll wed me

First Line: From England to India when Jack last set sail

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.12(197)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 17(135b)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 867

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20878

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1829

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, wholesale and retail, 10, Great St. Andrew-Streett [sic], Seven Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V4320

Title: Commins's farewell to Ireland

First Line: Farewell to the river Bann

Subjects:  India

Themes:  Soldiers, IrishGreat Britain - colonies

2806 b.11(63)

Notes:  Slip


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2806 b.11(65)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(56c)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(406)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod22479

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by Jennings, 13, Water-lane, Fleet-street, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V3367

Title: I'll stay for my Jack, and he'll wed me

First Line: From England to India when Jack last set sail

Themes:  Sailors

2806 c.18(149)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(887)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1626

Imprint Names:  Croshaw, C.

Imprint Locations:  York

Date  between 1814 and 1850

Imprint: Printed by, C. Croshaw, Coppergate, York

Notes:  The same setting of type as Harding B 25(1521) but with a different printer.


Ballad - Roud Number: V3301

Title: The poor Indo

First Line: It is thy will and I must leave thee

Subjects:  India

Themes:  Courtship - difference of ethnicityWomen, Indian

2806 c.18(255)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod5031

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(560) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13757

Title: The cavalier

First Line: It was a beautiful night

Subjects:  Hong Kong

Themes:  Rejected suitorElopement

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8801

Title: The shamrock shore

First Line: You curious searchers of each nation

Subjects:  Ulysses (fictional character)IrelandIndia

Themes:  African Americans - womenAsians - women

Harding B 11(561)

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