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Performer - Mora, Helene

Also known as:  Helene Mora

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 8191

Titles:
Fair Helen

First Lines:
I wish I was where Helen lies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 13804

Titles:
My Ellen is the fairest flower
My Helen is the fairest flower

First Lines:
My Helen is the fairest flower

Edition - Bod3216

Imprint Names:  Thompson, G.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1789 and 1820

Imprint: G. Thompson, Printer


Ballad

Title: Fair Helen

First Line: Fair Helen like a lily grew

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

2806 c.17(117)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(469)


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V412

Titles:
Helen the fair. A new song
Helen the fair
Helen the fair, a new song

First Lines:
Fair Helen once more from her cottage had stray'd
Dear Helen one morn from her cottage had stray'd
Fair Helen one morn from her cottage had stray'd

Themes:
Social status
Street traders
Courtship - difference in social status

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod23413

IconClass Codes:
46A12: Nobility and patriciate; chivalry, knighthood
46C1462: Spur
95A(PARIS): (story of) Paris (Alexander)
95B(HELEN): (story of) Helen

Edition - Bod19719

Imprint Names:  Hodgson, F.

Imprint Locations:  St. Helen's

Imprint: F. Hodgson Printer, St. Helen's


Ballad - Roud Number: V5204

Title: Our empire banner

First Line: There is a lot of sneering

Authors:  Wilson, Robert

Themes:  Great Britain - colonies

Johnson Ballads 2035

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7876

Titles:
St. Helen's colliery explosion

First Lines:
Attend awhile, ye Christians, that in this nation dwell

Themes:
Explosions

Edition - Bod4060

Imprint Names:  Liptrot

Imprint Locations:  St. Helens

Imprint: Liptrot, Printer, St. Helen's


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9699

Title: The banish'd sailor

First Line: Farewell my dear Poll I am going

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V19911

Title: The man of courage

First Line: The man that is drunk is void of all care

Themes:  Drunkenness

Harding B 28(35)

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Edition - Bod4071

Imprint Names:  Liptrot

Imprint Locations:  St. Helens

Imprint: Liptrot, Printer, St. Helen's


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V348

Title: The poor little child of a tar

First Line: In a little blue garment, all ragged and torn

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V624

Title: The death of Sally Roy

First Line: Fair Sally, once the village pride

Authors:  Rannie, John

Themes:  Death

Harding B 28(79)

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Edition - Bod4319

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: H. De Marsan, Publisher ... 60 Chatham str. New-York

Notes:  Border: Musical instruments. Coloured.


Ballad - Roud Number: 8191

Title: Fair Helen

First Line: I wish I were where Helen lies

Harding B 18(153)

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Edition - Bod5530

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Ptits [sic] Printer Wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse 6, Great Andrew Street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 8191

Title: Fair Helen

First Line: I wish I was where Helen lies

Tune: Wallace bled

2806 c.18(102)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth b.34(102)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(599)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 3008

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11984

Imprint Names:  Liptrot

Imprint Locations:  St. Helens

Imprint: Liptrot, Printer, St. Helen's


1st Ballad

Title: I'm often drunk, but seldom sober

First Line: The sea is wide and I can't get over

Themes:  Drunkenness

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V842

Title: I'm bound to my love

First Line: Come, loose every sail to the breeze

Harding B 11(1731)

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Edition - Bod7783

Imprint Names:  Liptrot

Imprint Locations:  St. Helens

Imprint: Liptrot, Printer, St. Helen's


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13565

Title: The wandering sailor

First Line: The wandering sailor ploughs the main

Authors:  Andrews, M.P.Arnold, Dr.

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16946

Title: A rose-bud by my early walk

First Line: A rose-bud by my early walk

Harding B 28(119)

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Edition - Bod14083

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1829

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, (wholesale and retail) 10, Great St. Andrew-Street, Seven Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V412

Title: Helen the fair

First Line: Fair Helen one morn from her cottage had stray'd

Harding B 22(390)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod19517

Imprint Names:  Sanderson

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh

Date  between 1830 and 1910

Imprint: Sanderson, Printer, Edinburgh


Ballad - Roud Number: 2661

Title: The Irish emigrant

First Line: I'm sitting by the stile, Mary

Authors:  Dufferin and Clandeboye, Helen Selina Sheridan, Baroness, 1807-1867

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

Johnson Ballads 1690

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 1690A

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20108

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V32945

Title: The miner's song

First Line: A collier am I, and a merry one too

Authors:  Sumner, T.

Subjects:  St. Helens, Lancashire (England)

Themes:  Coalmines and mining

Johnson Ballads 2678

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Edition - Bod20743

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 2661

Title: The Irish emigrant

First Line: I'm resting on the style, Mary

Authors:  Dufferin and Clandeboye, Helen Selina Sheridan, Baroness, 1807-1867

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2806 b.10(93)

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Illustration - 3rd Illustration on Bod1822

IconClass Codes:
46A124: Knight
45C22: Armour
47I2211: Herd, flock
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
41D262: Fan
25G41: Flowers
42A252: Baby in swaddling clothes
95A(PARIS): (story of) Paris (Alexander)
95B(HELEN): (story of) Helen
42B31: Abandoning, exposing a child

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod1827

IconClass Codes:
46A124: Knight
45C22: Armour
33C21: Courting
47I2211: Herd, flock
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
25G41: Flowers
42A252: Baby in swaddling clothes
95A(PARIS): (story of) Paris (Alexander)
95B(HELEN): (story of) Helen
42B31: Abandoning, exposing a child

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod1828

IconClass Codes:
46A124: Knight
45C22: Armour
47I2211: Herd, flock
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
41D262: Fan
25G41: Flowers
42A252: Baby in swaddling clothes
95A(PARIS): (story of) Paris (Alexander)
95B(HELEN): (story of) Helen
42B31: Abandoning, exposing a child

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod23830

IconClass Codes:
46A124: Knight
45C22: Armour
33C21: Courting
47I2211: Herd, flock
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
25G41: Flowers
95A(PARIS): (story of) Paris (Alexander)
95B(HELEN): (story of) Helen

Edition - Bod4056

Imprint Names:  Liptrot

Imprint Locations:  St. Helens

Imprint: Liptrot, Printer, St. Helen's


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 728

Title: In praise of dear women I sing

First Line: Both sexes give ear to my fancy

Themes:  Women

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5665

Title: Allen Brooke of Windermere

First Line: Say, have you in the villiage [sic] seen

Authors:  Carey, George Saville, 1743-1807

Harding B 28(19)

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Harding B 28(175)

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Edition - Bod5371

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, Great st. Andrew street, 7 dials

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 859 is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V412

Title: Helen the fair

First Line: Fair Helen once more from her cottage had stray'd

Themes:  Street tradersSocial status

Johnson Ballads 858

Notes:  Slip.


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