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Edition - Bod4173

Imprint Names:  Keys, E.

Imprint Locations:  Devonport

Imprint: Printed and sold, wholesale and retail by E. Keys, 7, James- st., Devonport

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth b.25(524).


Ballad - Roud Number: V15157

Title: The rigs of the fair

First Line: Ye lads and lasses every where

Themes:  Hiring fairs

Firth b.27(139)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 16(227a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 17(256a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod1138

Imprint Names:  Stone, R.Burridge, W.Keys, E.

Imprint Locations:  ExeterTruroDevonport

Imprint: Devonport: Printed by E. Keys, 7, James-street ... Sold also by R. Stone, Exeter; and by W. Burridge, Truro, Cornwall

Notes:  Firth c.13(289) is the complete sheet. Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads. See Firth c.13(289)


Ballad - Roud Number: 13870

Title: My friend and pitcher

First Line: The wealthy fool with gold in store

Firth b.25(519)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod1167

Imprint Names:  Stone, R.Keys, E.

Imprint Locations:  ExeterDevonport

Imprint: Printed and Sold by E. Keys, 7, James-street, Devonport. Sold also by R. Stone, 10, on the New Bridge, Exeter


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 23928

Title: The fate of faithful Nancy, and William of the waggon train

First Line: Attend awhile and do not smile young men and maids around

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13884

Title: The sailor's tear

First Line: He leap'd into the boat

Themes:  Sailors

Firth b.25(506)

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Edition - Bod1168

Imprint Names:  Stone, R.Burridge, W.Keys, E.

Imprint Locations:  ExeterTruroDevonport

Imprint: Printed by E. Keys, No. 7, James-street, Devonport. Sold by R. Stone, 10 on the New Bridge, Exeter. And by W. Burridge, Truro, Cornwall


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1288

Title: Betsey Baker

First Line: From noise and bustle far away, hard work my time employing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1030

Title: The Croppy Boy

First Line: It was very early in the spring

Themes:  Home Rule - Ireland

Firth b.25(508)

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Edition - Bod1169

Imprint Names:  Stone, R.Burridge, W.Keys, E.

Imprint Locations:  ExeterTruroDevonport

Imprint: Devonport: Printed by E. Keys, 7, James-street ... Sold also by R. Stone, 10, on the New-bridge, Exeter; and by W. Burridge, Truro, Cornwall


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1617

Title: Will Watch

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

Themes:  NavalSmuggling

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V459

Title: A thumping glass of gin

First Line: Oh! a woman I do love, believe me that is true

Themes:  Drunkenness - women

Firth b.25(528)

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Edition - Bod1170

Imprint Names:  Stone, R.Burridge, W.Keys, E.

Imprint Locations:  ExeterTruroDevonport

Imprint: Devonport: Printed by E. Keys, 7, James-street ... Sold also by R. Stone, 10, on the New-bridge, Exeter; and by W. Burridge, Truro, Cornwall

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads. See Firth b.25(528)


Ballad - Roud Number: 1617

Title: Will Watch

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

Themes:  NavalSmuggling

Firth b.25(529)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod1180

Imprint Names:  Keys, E.

Imprint Locations:  Devonport

Imprint: E. Keys, (Columbian printing office) 7, James-street, Devonport

Series Identifier: The youth's recitor 9


Ballad - Roud Number: V10147

Title: The idiot

First Line: It had pleased God to form poor Ned

Themes:  Idiocy

Firth b.34(138)

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Edition - Bod5214

Imprint Names:  Stone, R.Burridge, W.Keys, E.

Imprint Locations:  ExeterTruroDevonport

Imprint: Printed and sold by E. Keys, 7, James-street, Devonport. Sold also by R. Stone, 10, on the New bridge, Exeter. And by W. Burridge, Truro, Cornwall

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth c.17(72).


Ballad - Roud Number: 546

Title: George Barnwell

First Line: In Cheapside there liv'd a marchant [sic]

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Murder

Firth b.25(503)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod5218

Imprint Names:  Picken, W.

Imprint Locations:  Devonport

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth b.34(251) for the imprint.


Ballad - Roud Number: 518

Title: The rambling miner

First Line: I am a miner stout and bold

Themes:  Coalmines and miningSexual boasts

Firth b.34(248)

Notes:  Slip.


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Firth b.34(249)

Notes:  Slip.


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Firth b.34(250)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod6848

Imprint Names:  Stone, R.Burridge, W.Keys, E.

Imprint Locations:  ExeterTruroDevonport

Imprint: Printed and sold by E. Keys, 7, James-street, Devonport. Sold also by R. Stone, 10, on the New bridge, Exeter. And by W. Burridge, Truro, Cornwall


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V25175

Title: The drunken wife. A companion to the Drunken husband

First Line: Attend, ye men of all ranks of life

Tune: Dumble dum deary

Themes:  Drunkenness - women

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 6263

Title: Lubin's rural cot

First Line: Returning home, across the plain

Firth b.25(505)

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Harding B 25(553)

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Edition - Bod6850

Imprint Names:  Keys, E.

Imprint Locations:  Devonport

Imprint: Printed and Sold, Wholesale and Retail by E. Keys, 7, James- st., Devonport


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1200

Title: The female smuggler

First Line: Come, list awhile, and you soon shall hear

Themes:  SmugglingSailors, women

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 5824

Title: Plains of Waterloo

First Line: On the eighteenth day of June, my boys, Napoleon did advance

Tune: Hanoverian march

Themes:  Waterloo, battle of, 1815

Firth b.25(507)

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Edition - Bod6855

Imprint Names:  Keys, E.

Imprint Locations:  Devonport

Imprint: Printed and sold ... by E. Keys, 7, James-street, Devonport


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 15129

Title: The dandy husband

First Line: Come all you married women, wherever you may be

Themes:  HouseworkSex role

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3340

Title: Fly away, pretty moth

First Line: Fly away, pretty moth, to the shade

Firth b.25(511)

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Harding B 11(788)

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Edition - Bod6867

Imprint Names:  Stone, R.Burridge, W.Keys, E.

Imprint Locations:  ExeterTruroDevonport

Imprint: Printed and Sold, Wholesale and Retail by E. Keys, 7, James- st., Devonport. Sold also by R. Stone, 10, on the New-Bridge, Exeter. And by W. Burridge, Truro, Cornwall


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15157

Title: The rigs of the fair

First Line: Ye lads and lasses every where

Themes:  Hiring fairs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1303

Title: Bold Robin Hood

First Line: Bold Robin Hood was a forester good

Notes:  A glee for 3 voices

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Firth b.25(524)

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Firth c.19(160)

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Harding B 11(3282)

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Edition - Bod6997

Imprint Names:  Picken, W.

Imprint Locations:  Devonport

Imprint: Printed and Sold by W. Picken, 38, Tavistock-Street, Devonport


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 518

Title: The rambling miner

First Line: I am a miner stout and bold

Themes:  Coalmines and miningSexual boasts

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16372

Title: Madam Sneak

First Line: 'Twas on a frosty morn as Madam Sneak and I

Themes:  Physicians

Firth b.26(133)

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Firth b.34(251)

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Harding B 11(3224)

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Edition - Bod6999

Imprint Names:  Picken, W.Bond, R.Bond, R.

Imprint Locations:  DevonportPlymouthJersey

Imprint: Printed and Sold by W. Picken, 38, Tavistock-Street, Devonport ... Sold also by R. Bond, junr. 3 Bull-Hill, near the Guildhall, Plymouth, and R. Bond, senr. 23, Bond Street, Jersey


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4004

Title: Rigs and humours of the fair

First Line: You jovial lads attention give, and listen to my ditty

Themes:  Fairs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7836

Title: The village bells

First Line: How sweet to hear the village bells

Themes:  Weddings

Firth b.26(135)

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Firth c.19(157)

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Harding B 11(3277)

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Edition - Bod2063

Imprint Names:  Stone, R.Keys, E.Reed, S.Brown, A.

Imprint Locations:  ExeterDevonportNewportBristol

Imprint: Printed and Sold by Elias Keys, Devonport. Sold also by R. Stone, Fore-street hill, Exeter; A. Brown, General Dealer, Bristol Bridge, Bristol; And S. Reed, Newport, Monmouthshire


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 22885

Title: May-pole

First Line: Come lasses and lads, get leave of your dads

Themes:  May day

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V10612

Title: I wish I'd a thousand a year

First Line: I wish I'd a thousand a year

Harding B 11(2389)

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Edition - Bod2094

Imprint Names:  Keys, E.

Imprint Locations:  Devonport

Imprint: Printed and Sold by E. Keys, 7, James-street, Devonport


Ballad - Roud Number: V4258

Title: My grandfather's days

First Line: Give attention to my ditty

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

Themes:  TimesPoor LawPoliceDancingEntertainmentsFashions

Harding B 11(2543)

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Edition - Bod2145

Imprint Names:  Stone, R.Keys, E.Reed, S.Brown, A.

Imprint Locations:  ExeterDevonportNewportBristol

Imprint: Printed by Elias Keys, Devonport. Sold by R. Stone, Exeter; A. Brown, Bristol Bridge, Bristol; And S. Reed, Newport, Monmouthshire


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V977

Title: Oh dear! how I long to get married

First Line: I am a damsel so blooming and gay

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

Themes:  Marriage prospects - women

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16492

Title: The girl I left behind me

First Line: The wars are o'er, and gentle peace

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 11(2738)

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Edition - Bod2218

Imprint Names:  Stone, R.Keys, E.Reed, S.Brown, A.

Imprint Locations:  ExeterDevonportNewportBristol

Imprint: Printed and Sold by E. Keys, Devonport. Sold by R. Stone, Exeter; A. Brown, General Dealer, 27, Bristol-Bridge, Bristol; And S. Reed, Newport, Monmouthshire


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 620

Title: Poor Black Bess

First Line: When fortune, blind goddess, she fled my abode

Subjects:  Turpin, Richard, 1706-1739

Themes:  HighwaymenCrime - 19th century

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5636

Title: The exciseman

First Line: To a village that skirted the sea

Themes:  Smuggling

Harding B 11(3062)

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Edition - Bod2437

Imprint Names:  Stone, R.Keys, E.Reed, S.Brown, A.

Imprint Locations:  ExeterDevonportNewportBristol

Imprint: Devonport: Printed and Sold by Elias Keys. Sold by R. Stone, Fore-street hill, Exeter; A. Brown, General Dealer, 27, Bristol-Bridge, Bristol; And S. Reed, Newport, Monmouthshire


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 8124

Title: The Turkish lady

First Line: Young virgins all I pray draw near

Themes:  TurksSlavery - galley slaves

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1266

Title: The fatal Ramilies

First Line: You soldiers and seamen give ear and attend

Themes:  Shipwreck

Harding B 11(3907)

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Edition - Bod2924

Imprint Names:  Stone, R.Burridge, W.Keys, E.

Imprint Locations:  ExeterTruroDevonport

Imprint: [Printed by E. Keys, No. 7, James Street, Devonport. Sold also by R. Stone, 10, on the New bridge, Exeter.] And by W. Burridge, Truro, Cornwall


Ballad - Roud Number: 23104

Title: Merry little soldier

First Line: I'm a merry little soldier

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 15(197a)

Notes:  Imprint partly obscured. The illustration and the text are separately printed items. Slip


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Edition - Bod3474

Imprint Names:  Stone, R.Burridge, W.Keys, E.

Imprint Locations:  ExeterTruroDevonport

Imprint: Printed by E. Keys, No. 7, James-street, Devonport. Sold by R. Stone, 10, on the New Bridge, Exeter. And by W. Burridge, Truro.

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth b.25(508).


Ballad - Roud Number: 1030

Title: The Croppy boy

First Line: It was very early in the spring

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815Home Rule - Ireland

Harding B 25(449)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod3479

Imprint Names:  Keys, E.

Imprint Locations:  Devonport

Imprint: E. Keys, Printer, Devonport

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(788).


Ballad - Roud Number: 15129

Title: The dandy husband

First Line: Come all you married women, wherever you may be

Themes:  Dandies

Harding B 25(468)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod3685

Imprint Names:  Stone, R.Burridge, W.Keys, E.

Imprint Locations:  ExeterTruroDevonport

Imprint: Printed & sold by E. Keys, 7, James-st., Devonport. Sold also by R. Stone, 10, on the New Bridge, Exeter ... And by W. Burridge, Truro, Cornwall

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth c.13(48).


Ballad - Roud Number: V427

Title: Pretty star of the night

First Line: The daylight has long been sunk under the billow

Firth b.25(523)

Notes:  Slip. Printed on blue paper.


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Harding B 25(1571)

Notes:  Slip. Printed on blue paper.


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Edition - Bod3696

Imprint Names:  Keys, E.

Imprint Locations:  Devonport

Artists:  Quick, L.V.

Imprint: E. Keys's Cheap Printing Office, 7, James-street, Devonport

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(363). The illustration is signed: L.V. Quick.


Ballad - Roud Number: 2816

Title: The rose of Ardee

First Line: When first to this country a stranger I came

Harding B 25(1655)

Notes:  Slip.


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