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Edition - Bod19449

Imprint Names:  Brown, T.Crossley, J.

Imprint Locations:  BradfordBradford

Date  [1889]

Imprint: Published by the Author, John Crossley, Poet and Composer, at St. James's Buildings, Leeds Road, Bradford ... T. Brown, Printer, Coppy Quarry, Bradford


Ballad

Title: Hymn commemorative of the visit of the shah of Persia to England, A.D. 1889

First Line: O triune God and king of kings

Authors:  Crossley, John

Subjects:  Nasir ud-Din, Shah of Persia

Themes:  1889

Johnson Ballads 1511

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Edition - Bod1040

Imprint Names:  Bentley, J.

Imprint Locations:  Bradford

Imprint: Sold wholesale and retail by J. Bentley, 48, Market street, Bradford, Yorkshire


Ballad - Roud Number: V881

Title: The butterfly was a gentleman

First Line: The butterfly was a gentleman

Firth b.25(12)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1400

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.Bentley

Imprint Locations:  PrestonBradford

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Preston. Sold by Bentley, Bradford

Notes:  Another edition appears in a sheet of two ballads; see Johnson Ballads 2017.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4694

Title: The factory girl

First Line: All you that love a merry jest, give hear [sic] to what I say

Harding B 20(216)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod1864

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.BentleyStewartMeadows

Imprint Locations:  PrestonBradfordNewcastleHalshaw Moor

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121, Church-Street, Preston. Sold by Bentley, Bradford; Stewart, Newcastle-upon-Tyne; Meadows, Halshaw Moor

Notes:  Harding B 11(438) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 81


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 522

Title: Brave Nelson

First Line: The twenty-first day of October

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

Themes:  Trafalgar, battle of, 1805

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 455

Title: The 'prentice boy

First Line: 'Twas down by Sally's garden one evening as I strayed

Firth c.12(41)

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Edition - Bod6560

Imprint Names:  Bentley, J.

Imprint Locations:  Bradford

Imprint: J. Bentley, 48, Market street, Bradford

Series Identifier: 29


Ballad - Roud Number: V3202

Title: Country courtship or Lum-ti-tum!

First Line: My feather he bougt [sic] me a suit of clothes

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Farmers

Firth b.25(21)

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Edition - Bod12593

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Clayton

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsBradford

Date  between 1858 and 1861

Imprint: Manchester: Printed by John Bebbington, 31, Oldham Road. Sold by J. Beaumont, 176, York Street, Leeds; and Mr. Clayton, Silsbridge Lane, Bradford


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12819

Title: [P]arson and quaker

First Line: A jolly faced parson once happened to pop

Themes:  ClergyQuakers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V25432

Title: Though fortune darkly o'er me frowns

First Line: Though fortune darkly o'er me frowns

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 17190

Title: Silly young maid

First Line: I am an old miser, both aged and lame

Themes:  Marriage - age difference

Harding B 11(3520)

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Edition - Bod7932

Imprint Names:  Walker, B.

Imprint Locations:  Bradford

Imprint: Sold Wholesale by B. Walker, 98, Westgate, Bradford

Series Identifier: 4


Ballad - Roud Number: V7603

Title: John Bull and the new taxes

First Line: Here are some lines about the times

Themes:  Taxation

Firth b.34(155)

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Firth c.16(224)

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Harding B 14(292)

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Edition - Bod10009

Imprint Names:  Bentley, J.

Imprint Locations:  Bradford

Imprint: Sold by J. Bentley, 48, Market-street, Bradford


Ballad - Roud Number: V8429

Title: Country statutes, or Hiring-day for servants

First Line: Come all you lads of high renown and listen to my story

Themes:  Hiring fairs

Firth c.19(159)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod10568

Imprint Names:  Bentley, J.

Imprint Locations:  Bradford

Imprint: Sold by J. Bentley, 48 Market street, Bradford


Ballad - Roud Number: V15401

Title: Snob's confession

First Line: Now I'm a jolly old cobbler

Themes:  Drinking

Firth c.22(88)

Notes:  slip


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Edition - Bod10717

Imprint Names:  Bentley, J.

Imprint Locations:  Bradford

Imprint: Sold Wholesale and Retail by J. Bently [sic], 4...


Ballad - Roud Number: V7839

Title: Mary Ackling

First Line: You tender young lovers draw near

2806 b.11(17)

Notes:  Imprint cropped Slip


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Edition - Bod8495

Imprint Names:  Bentley, J.

Imprint Locations:  Bradford

Imprint: Sold Wholesale and Retail by J. Bentley, 48, Market Street, Bradford

Series Identifier: 99


Ballad - Roud Number: V9212

Title: Pirate crew

First Line: O'er the wide world of waters, we roam ever free

Themes:  Piracy

Firth c.12(69)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9642

Imprint Names:  Bentley, J.

Imprint Locations:  Bradford

Imprint: May be had of J. Bentley, Market Street, Bradford [and] Blackburn, Printer, Bradford


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 533

Title: The sporting hero

First Line: I am a sporting hero, that never yet was daunted

Performers:  Longworth, J.

Performance Locations:  Bermondsey Hotel

Themes:  Highwaymen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1446

Title: The ploughman turned sailor

First Line: I that once was a ploughman, a sailor am now

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.17(314)

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Edition - Bod9682

Imprint Names:  Bentley, J.

Imprint Locations:  Bradford

Imprint: Sold by J. Bentley, [48,] Market street, [Bradford]

Series Identifier: 30


Ballad - Roud Number: 964

Title: A new song on Wakefield gaol

First Line: Good people all give ear I pray

Notes:  See also Firth c.17(71)

Subjects:  Wakefield (England)

Themes:  Prisons

Firth c.17(73)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Edition - Bod15968

Imprint Names:  Wardman, H.

Imprint Locations:  Bradford

Imprint: Bradford: Printed and Sold by H. Wardman, 6, Chapel-Lane


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2059

Title: My native land I bade adieu

First Line: My native land I bade adieu

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 348

Title: Little Mary the sailor's bride

First Line: As William and Mary stray'd by the sea side

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3341

Title: Fly not yet

First Line: Fly not yet, 'tis just the hour

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1076

Title: Sailor's welcome home

First Line: When first at sea a sailors lad

Themes:  Sailors

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V1779

Title: The oyster girl

First Line: Many a knight and lady gay

Themes:  Street traders

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V463

Title: Tom Starboard

First Line: Tom Starboard was a lover true

Authors:  Knight, T. (Thomas), d. 1820

Themes:  Shipwreck

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 6747

Title: Time is on the wing

First Line: Strew strew with roses

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V3157

Title: Mr. Walker, the twopenny postman

First Line: Very near the West end, tho' I must not tell where

Themes:  Postmen

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 1288

Title: Betsy Baker

First Line: From noise and bustle far away

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 191

Title: The white cockade

First Line: It was one Monday morning

Themes:  Soldiers

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V265

Title: Blue-eyed stranger

First Line: One night the north wind loud did blow

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V14916

Title: A boat, a boat

First Line: A boat, a boat, I hast to the ferry

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V461

Title: Tin ware lass

First Line: One evening, not very long ago

14th Ballad - Roud Number: 1617

Title: Will Watch

First Line: 'Twas one morn when the wind from the northward blew keenly

Themes:  Smuggling

15th Ballad - Roud Number: 906

Title: Thy sweet silver light, bonny moon

First Line: As I went to my cot at the close of the day

16th Ballad

Title: A bit of good truth

First Line: Roasting-jacks arn't water mills

17th Ballad - Roud Number: V1616

Title: Helmet on his brow

First Line: With a helmet on his brow

Themes:  Soldiers

18th Ballad - Roud Number: 1271

Title: My village fair

First Line: To my village fair no lass can compare

19th Ballad - Roud Number: V347

Title: Cherry ripe

First Line: Cherry ripe, cherry ripe, I cry

Themes:  Street traders

20th Ballad - Roud Number: 13847

Title: Canadian boat song

First Line: Faintly as tolls the evening chime

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

Harding B 36(24)

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Edition - Bod19451

Imprint Names:  Nicholson

Imprint Locations:  Bradford

Date  [1818]

Imprint: Nicholson, Printer, Bradford


Ballad - Roud Number: V31279

Title: Verse to be spoken during the procession of woolcombers, &c. at Bradford, on the third of February, 1818, in commemoration of bishop Blase

First Line: Hail to the day, whose kind auspicious rays

Themes:  Weavers

Johnson Ballads 1512

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Edition - Bod20447

Imprint Names:  Tetley

Imprint Locations:  Bradford

Date  1897

Imprint: Tetley, Lith. Bradford

Notes:  A colour lithograph


Ballad

Title: Longest British reign. 1837-1897

First Line: Hail to thee! loved Victoria, Albion's queen and pride

Subjects:  Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901

Johnson Ballads 1513

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Edition - Bod20919

Imprint Names:  Bentley, J.

Imprint Locations:  Bradford

Imprint: Sold Wholesale and Retail by J. Bentley, 48, Market Street, Bradford


Ballad - Roud Number: 538

Title: William Riley and Colinband

First Line: Rise up William Riley and go along with me

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Courts and lawElopement

2806 b.11(52)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod22782

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.BentleyStewartMeadows

Imprint Locations:  PrestonBradfordNewcastleHalshaw Moor

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Preston. Sold by Bentley, Bradford; Stewart, Newcastle-upon-Tyne; Meadows, Halshaw Moor

Notes:  Harding B 11(121) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 75


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3091

Title: Aunt Betty's days

First Line: Good people give attention and listen to my rhymes

Themes:  Fashions

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3847

Title: Banks of the Dee

First Line: It was summer, so softly the breezes were blowing

Authors:  Tait, John, 1748-1817

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13784

Title: Happy land!

First Line: Happy land! what'er my fate in life may be

Harding B 20(6)

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