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Edition - Bod1205

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Ballad - Roud Number: V34836

Title: Chapter of cheats

First Line: Attend you poor of England and listen unto me

2806 c.17(69)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(204)


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Edition - Bod1251

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Ballad - Roud Number: V32791

Title: The lamentation of John Holden, who was executed... on the 27th August, 1860, for the murder of sergeant M'Clelland

First Line: You tender hearted Christians, I hope you will draw near

Themes:  MurderCourts and law - Ireland, 19th century

2806 b.11(100)

Notes:  Slip


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2806 c.15(232)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth b.27(229)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1252

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Ballad - Roud Number: V20764

Title: The cattle disease

First Line: Oh! dear, what a rumpus there is up and down

Themes:  Cattle disease

2806 b.11(130)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1253

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Notes:  Slip. All copies are Cropped.


Ballad - Roud Number: V25363

Title: A planxty

First Line: If you'd travel the wide world all over

Performers:  Johnson, Mr.

2806 b.11(37)

Notes:  The illustration is cropped in all copies. MS annotations on 2806 b.11(156): Land of Shillelah [and] 334 Slip.


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2806 b.11(156)

Notes:  The illustration is cropped in all copies. MS annotations on 2806 b.11(156): Land of Shillelah [and] 334 2806 b.11(156); MS. annotations: Land of Shillelah [and] 334 Slip.


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Harding B 22(237)

Notes:  The illustration is cropped in all copies. MS annotations on 2806 b.11(156): Land of Shillelah [and] 334 Slip.


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Edition - Bod1254

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Ballad - Roud Number: V212

Title: The bells of Shandon

First Line: With deep affection

2806 b.11(162)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1255

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Ballad - Roud Number: 9089

Title: Dearest May

First Line: Come listen eb'ry nigger

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2806 b.11(134)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1256

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Ballad - Roud Number: 565

Title: My bonnie Irish boy

First Line: When first that I was courted by a bonnie Irish boy

2806 b.11(186)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1258

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V17484

Title: Lament of the emigrant

First Line: And must I leave my native shores

Themes:  Emigration

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13757

Title: The cavalier

First Line: Twas a beautiful night, the stars shone bright

Themes:  Elopement

2806 b.11(195)

Notes:  Slip Slip


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Edition - Bod1259

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Ballad - Roud Number: 370

Title: The dawning of the day

First Line: As I walked out one morning fair, all in the summer time

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

2806 b.11(197)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1276

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Series Identifier: 3


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8070

Title: Kissing at the window

First Line: [I] will sing of a lass and her name it was Nell

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3800

Title: Where are you going on Sunday?

First Line: I am going to tell a story

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V15287

Title: Who shall be fairest

First Line: Who shall be fairest? -- who shall be rarest?

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 3016

Title: A new song called The sporting youth

First Line: I'm a stranger in this country, from America I came

Subjects:  United States

Themes:  Emigration

2806 b.11(278)

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Edition - Bod1278

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1945

Title: Gwing ober de mountains

First Line: Oh! here I am; both old and young

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4897

Title: Sleeping Maggy

First Line: O are ye sleeping, Maggy

Subjects:  Scotland

2806 c.13(25)

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Edition - Bod1279

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Ballad - Roud Number: 13924

Title: Dandy Jim from Caroline

First Line: I've often heard it said ob late

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2806 c.13(36)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 2442

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1294

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Series Identifier: 64


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2160

Title: The dashing navigator

First Line: If you'll listen to my song I will not detain you long

Themes:  Migrant labor - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V578

Title: Advice to married women

First Line: Now you married women all

Themes:  DrunkennessDomestic violence

2806 c.13(90)

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Edition - Bod1308

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4277

Title: Just after the battle

First Line: Still upon the field of battle!

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad

Title: A new song on the new-year

First Line: Ye lads and young lassies, the new-year is coming

Themes:  New year

2806 c.13(142)

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Edition - Bod1314

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Ballad - Roud Number: V31278

Title: Jenny's bawbee

First Line: I met four chaps yon birks amang

2806 c.14(134)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1318

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Ballad - Roud Number: V10035

Title: The Spanish Snow

First Line: 'Twas on the fourteenth day of November

2806 c.13(186)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1322

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Ballad - Roud Number: 487

Title: Lady Franklin's lament for her husband

First Line: You seamen bold, that have oft withstood

Subjects:  Franklin, John, sir, 1786-1847

2806 c.13(212)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1323

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Ballad - Roud Number: 48

Title: Lord Lovel

First Line: Lord Lovel he stood at his castle gate

2806 c.13(214)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1331

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Ballad - Roud Number: V2969

Title: Mother, don't you cry

First Line: It's well I can remember now, when but a little boy

Themes:  Mothers

2806 c.13(314)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1340

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Series Identifier: 234


Ballad

Title: The Russian host

First Line: Scotland, aroused from her slumbers

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856Alma, battle of the, 1854

2806 c.14(147)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1345

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

1st Ballad

Title: Lines on the appalling accident on the river Clyde, by the upsetting of the ferry-boat, whereby 20 persons were drowned, on the 30th November, 1864

First Line: Good people all now give attention

Themes:  Drowning1864

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7785

Title: Bonnie Scotland I adore thee

First Line: Bonnie Scotland! I adore thee

Notes:  2806 c.13(6) is another issue with a different first ballad. 2806 c.14(40) is another issue with a different first ballad. 2806 c.14(63) is another issue with a different first ballad. 2806 c.14(100) is another issue with a different first ballad.

Subjects:  Scotland

Themes:  Scotland

2806 c.14(44)

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Edition - Bod1346

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Notes:  2806 c.13(238) is a duplicate of the last two ballads only.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 5960

Title: The crook and plaid

First Line: If lasses lo'e the laddies, they surely should confess

Tune: The main-spring of love

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2681

Title: The slave's dream

First Line: I had a dream, a happy dream

Themes:  Slavery

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 2677

Title: Bonnie Ellerslie

First Line: She's gentle as the zephyr

2806 c.14(67)

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Edition - Bod1352

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Ballad - Roud Number: V260

Title: Blooming heather

First Line: As I was coming home

2806 c.14(60)

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Edition - Bod1353

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Ballad - Roud Number: 2377

Title: M'Kenna's dream

First Line: One night of late, I chanced to sray [sic] all in the pleasant month of May

Themes:  Ireland

2806 c.8(115)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1361

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Ballad - Roud Number: V12814

Title: The Highland garb

First Line: In the days when Scotia's fame was young

Attributation: Composed by a young gentleman of the University of Edinburgh

Subjects:  Scotland

Themes:  Politics and government - Scotland

2806 c.14(97)

Notes:  Slip


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