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Edition - Bod7794

Imprint Names:  Ferguson

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Ferguson Printer White-chapel


Ballad - Roud Number: V9845

Title: Nobody. A new song

First Line: If to force me to sing, it is your intention

Harding B 25(1370)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15455

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Sold at No. 15, Long-lane, West-smithfield


Ballad - Roud Number: 846

Title: Nobody coming to woo

First Line: Last night the dogs did bark

Harding B 17(220a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1033

Imprint Names:  Laurie and Whittle

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1807

Imprint: Publish'd March 28, 1807, by Laurie & Whittle, 53, Fleet Street, London

Notes:  An engraving

Series Identifier: 461


Ballad - Roud Number: V20513

Title: Nobody's song

First Line: If to hear a droll song, it is your intention

Performers:  Blanchard, Mr.

Performance Locations:  Covent Garden Theatre

Harding B 10(33)

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Johnson Ballads fol. 88

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Edition - Bod231

Imprint Names:  Pritchard, C.E.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed for, & Published by C. Pritchard, Islington Green


Ballad - Roud Number: V26817

Title: A new song

First Line: A priest of the Pograms, a time-serving blade

Tune: Which nobody can deny

Johnson Ballads fol. 148

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8102

Imprint Names:  Cooper, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1740

Imprint: London: Printed for John Cooper in Fleet-street. 1740

Notes:  6 p.


Ballad

Title: The place-bill

First Line: Since so very impatient to hear of the doom

Tune: Which nobody can deny

References:

ESTC: T4627

Firth c.11(22)




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Edition - Bod9093

Imprint Names:  Banks, A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1682

Imprint: London: Printed for Allen Banks, 1682


Ballad - Roud Number: V30743

Title: The state empirick. A new ballad

First Line: From over the seas not long since there came

Tune: Which nobody can deny

References:

ESTC: R184597

Subjects:  Oates, Titus, 1649-1705

Firth c.15(21)

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G. Pamph. 2226(19)

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Edition - Bod4830

Imprint Names:  Trundle, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1616]

Imprint: Imprinted at London for John Trundle and are to be sold at the signe of the No-body in Barbican


Ballad

Title: The famous ratketcher, with his travels into France, and of his returne to London

First Line: There was a rare rat-catcher

Tune: The jovial tinker

Themes:  Rat-catching

Firth c.23(92)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads I:458.


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Edition - Bod1891

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.Clarke, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1674 and 1679

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, J. Wright, and J. Clarke


Ballad

Title: The bonny black-smith's delight. Or, A noble song in praise of the black smiths

First Line: Of all the trades that ever I see

Tune: Nobody can deny

Themes:  Blacksmiths

4o Rawl. 566(191)

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Edition - Bod1894

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

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1663 and 1674

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, and J. Wright


Ballad

Title: The true-lovers holidaies: or, The wooing, winning, and wedding of a fair damosel; performed by a lusty souldier

First Line: My sweetest, my fairest

Tune: Nobody else shall plunder but I

Authors:  Price, Laurence, 1628-1680

4o Rawl. 566(195)

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Edition - Bod2695

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed by W.S. Fortey, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


Ballad - Roud Number: V34801

Title: The new and favourite song of sensation

First Line: All the world is on the move, nobody can doubt it

Subjects:  Blondin, Charles, 1824-1897Spurgeon, Charles Haddon, 1834-1892Leotard, Jules, 1830-1870

Themes:  Entertainments

Harding B 13(291)

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Edition - Bod11331

Imprint Names:  Laurie and Whittle

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1806

Imprint: Publish'd Augt. 1, 1806, by Laurie & Whittle, No. 53, Fleet Street, London

Notes:  An engraving

Series Identifier: 437


Ballad - Roud Number: 846

Title: Nobody coming to marry me

First Line: Last night the dogs did bark

Performers:  Jordan, Dorothy, 1761-1816

Performance Locations:  Drury Lane Theatre

Notes:  For a parody of this ballad see Harding B 10(61)

Themes:  Spinsters

Harding B 10(39)

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Edition - Bod11359

Imprint Names:  Laurie and Whittle

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1806

Imprint: Publish'd June 16, 1806, by Laurie and Whittle, 53, Fleet Street, London

Notes:  An engraving

Series Identifier: 429


Ballad - Roud Number: V1894

Title: No rest in the grave: or The second appearance of Miss Bailey's ghost. Being a ... parody, on .. \"Nobody coming to marry me\"

First Line: The dogs had ceas'd to bark

Authors:  Kertland

Performers:  Jones, R.

Performance Locations:  Theatre Royal

Notes:  See also Harding B 10(39)

Themes:  Seduction

Harding B 10(61)

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Johnson Ballads fol. 87

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Edition - Bod11849

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrews Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1680

Title: I never says nothing to nobody. A celebrated canto song

First Line: What a shocking world this is for scandal

Performers:  Liston, Mr.

Themes:  ClergyShopkeepersUrban life

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1318

Title: Two wenches at once

First Line: Till I fell in love I were happy enow

Themes:  Rural society

Harding B 11(1649)

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Edition - Bod10334

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1680

Title: I never says nothing to nobody

First Line: What a shocking world this is for scandal

Themes:  ClergyShopkeepersUrban life

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13870

Title: My friend and pitcher

First Line: The wealthy fool with gold in store

Harding B 11(1648)

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Edition - Bod18703

Imprint Names:  Vere, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1660]

Imprint: London, Printed for T. Vere, at the sign of the Cock in St. Johns-street

Notes:  The first two cuts are portions of a single block; see Wood 401(29).


Ballad - Roud Number: V4425

Title: Much a-do, about nothing

First Line: I'le sing you a sonnet, that ne're was in print

Tune: Which nobody can deny

References:

ESTC: R41529

Subjects:  Cromwell, Oliver, 1599-1658Cromwell, Richard, 1626-1712

Themes:  Commonwealth and protectorate, 1649-1660Politics and government - 17th century

Wood 401(169)

Notes:  Wood 401(169); MS. date: 1660.


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Harding B 39(62)

Notes:  Harding B 39(62) is a photograph of Wood 401(169).


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Edition - Bod23067

Imprint Names:  Reynolds, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1733

Imprint: London: Printed for T. Reynolds, over-against the Fountain- tavern in the Strand, MDCCXXIII

Notes:  7 p. Followed by a mock Advertisement of \"Lord Blunder's Confession; or, Guilt makes a Coward.\" A New Ballad-Opera


Ballad - Roud Number: V20578

Title: The mock-marriage: or A lady and no lady, a new ballad

First Line: Ye beaux, and ye belles of the town and the city

Tune: Which nobody can deny

Notes:  Second edition

References:

ESTC: T117221

G. Pamph. 1670(19)





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Edition - Bod5357

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [between 1801 and 1805]

Imprint: Evans Printer, Long-lane, London

Notes:  8 p. An uncut chapbook.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V32698

Title: A new song on Lord Nelson's victory at Copenhagen

First Line: Draw near, ye gallant seamen, while I the truth unfold

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7376

Title: Jack Tar's creed

First Line: If a landsman would know the true creed of a tar

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1357

Title: Britannia's sons at sea

First Line: Britannia's sons at sea

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V473

Title: True courage

First Line: Why, what's that to you if my eyes I'm a wiping

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V13540

Title: The watry god

First Line: The watry god, great Neptune, lay

Authors:  Wagnell, Mr.

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V26188

Title: Air, in the Indian

First Line: When Laura's eyes and Carlo's meet

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V7891

Title: Nelson and victory

First Line: Nelson the great he is the man

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V593

Title: Rule Britannia

First Line: When Britons first, at heaven's command

Authors:  Thomson, James, 1700-1748

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V6718

Title: Cheering is the voice of hope

First Line: Let the churlish spectre fly

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V254

Title: Birmingham Sally

First Line: You pretty blooming lasses

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V22707

Title: Stag in the forest

First Line: The stag in the forest

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V20928

Title: God of jollity

First Line: Pleasant is the mantling bowl

Themes:  Drinking

13th Ballad

Title: Somebody, nobody, everybody and anybody

First Line: Well, here I am to tell

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V29833

Title: The marriage day

First Line: Twas on the twenty-first of June

15th Ballad - Roud Number: 13765

Title: The galley slave

First Line: O think on my fate once I freedom enjoy'd

16th Ballad - Roud Number: V6018

Title: A sequel to Galley slave

First Line: Young Anna, as fair as the goddess of May

17th Ballad - Roud Number: V29401

Title: Widow's lamentation, for the loss of her husband slain in fighting with Lord Nelson

First Line: It was early one morning, when flowers were springing

Curzon b.24(99)




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