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Edition - Bod7633

Imprint Names:  Wilson, J.

Imprint Locations:  Bideford

Notes:  See Firth b.26(467/468)


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13449

Title: Home, sweet home

First Line: Mid pleasures and places [sic] tho' we may roam

Authors:  Payne, John Howard, 1791-1852

Notes:  With an additional verse. Appears also in a sheet of eight ballads; see Firth b.26(467/468)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3501

Title: Answer to Home, sweet home

First Line: I was courted by a young man, who led me astray

Notes:  Appears also in a sheet of eight ballads; see Firth b.26(467/ 468)

Themes:  Seduction

Firth b.27(365)

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Harding B 11(1564)

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Edition - Bod7956

Imprint Names:  Wilson, J.

Imprint Locations:  Bideford

Imprint: Wilson, Printer and Stationer, High Street, Bideford


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V17651

Title: New union hymn

First Line: Come, saints and sinners, here [sic] me tell

Notes:  Hymn

Themes:  Unions

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V12369

Title: The soul's enjoyment, or The road to Heaven

First Line: Warm was his heart, his faith was strong

Firth b.34(205)

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Edition - Bod10378

Imprint Names:  Wilson, J.

Imprint Locations:  Bideford

Imprint: Wilson, Printer, Bideford


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 391

Title: Jeannette and Jeannot

First Line: You are going far away

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16083

Title: The polka

First Line: Among all classes high and low

Tune: Boatman's dance

Themes:  Dancing

Firth c.21(155)

Notes:  Printing on reverse Printed on printer's waste Printed on printer's waste


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Edition - Bod10491

Imprint Names:  Wilson, J.

Imprint Locations:  Bideford

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Wilson, Engraver and Bookbinder, Bridge Street, Bideford, Devon


Ballad - Roud Number: V10182

Title: Christ offering living water. Anti-strong-drink

First Line: Since Balaam thou hast been rebuk'd

Themes:  Temperance

Firth c.22(138)

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Edition - Bod8470

Imprint Names:  Wilson, J.

Imprint Locations:  Bideford

Imprint: Wilson, Printer, Bideford


Ballad - Roud Number: 2809

Title: The fisherman's girl

First Line: It was down in the country a poor girl was weeping

Themes:  Orphans

Firth c.12(447)

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Edition - Bod8508

Imprint Names:  Wilson, J.

Imprint Locations:  Bideford

Imprint: Wilson Printer Bideford


Ballad - Roud Number: V33998

Title: Lady Franklin's lament

First Line: My Franklin dear long has been gone

Subjects:  Franklin, John, sir, 1786-1847

Firth c.12(81)

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Edition - Bod9255

Imprint Names:  Wilson, J.

Imprint Locations:  Bideford

Imprint: Wilson, Printer, Bideford


Ballad

Title: The new fashion'd farmer

First Line: Good people all I pray attend

Themes:  Farmers

Firth c.16(283)

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Edition - Bod9414

Imprint Names:  Wilson

Imprint Locations:  Bideford

Date  1849

Imprint: Printed for the benefit of the cause, by Wilson, Printer, Alhalland Street, Bideford


Ballad

Title: An electioneering \"ditty\", for the first day of November, A.D. 1849

First Line: There goes Richard Lake, with votes stiff as a stake

Tune: Abraham Newland

Themes:  Parliamentary elections, Bideford, 1849

Firth c.16(469)

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Edition - Bod9635

Imprint Names:  Wilson, J.

Imprint Locations:  Bideford

Imprint: A variety of Hymns printed & sold By John Wilson, Bideford


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 7105

Title: Shepherds rejoice!

First Line: Shepherds, rejoice, lift up your eyes

Notes:  Hymn

Themes:  Christmas

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V429

Title: Star of Bethlehem!

First Line: When marshall'd on the nightly plain

Notes:  Hymn

Themes:  Christmas

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V12904

Title: Teach me thy love

First Line: Teach me thy love to know

Notes:  Hymn

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 936

Title: While shepherds watch'd their flocks by night

First Line: While shepherds watch'd their flocks by night

Notes:  Hymn

Themes:  Christmas

Firth b.26(480)

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Firth b.34(62)

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Edition - Bod9825

Imprint Names:  Wilson, J.

Imprint Locations:  Bideford

Imprint: Wilson, Printer, Bideford


Ballad - Roud Number: 13883

Title: Ratcatcher's daughter

First Line: Not long ago in Vestminster

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Street traders

Firth c.18(228)

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Edition - Bod20388

Imprint Names:  Wilson, J.

Imprint Locations:  Bideford

Date  [1854]

Imprint: Wilson, Printer, Bideford

Notes:  With a biographical sketch of Lord Raglan [prose]


1st Ballad

Title: The soldier's prayer

First Line: It was autumn when we started from our homes and happy shore

Themes:  MilitaryCrimean War, 1853-1856

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3027

Title: I die for my country

First Line: I must now bid adieu to the ocean

Themes:  Naval

Firth b.26(483)

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Firth c.14(361)

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