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Edition - Bod1024

Imprint Names:  Hoggett, T.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  [1819]

Imprint: Hoggett, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: V9444

Title: The meeting at Newcastle, a new song

First Line: Ye gentlemen and tradesmen all, come listen unto me

Authors:  Ferguson, Alexander

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryPeterloo Massacre, 18191819

Harding B 25(1237)

Notes:  MS inscription giving author's name Slip


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Edition - Bod1027

Imprint Names:  Walker, G., jun.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1834 and 1886

Imprint: George Walker, Jun., Printer, Sadler-Street, Durham

Series Identifier: 116


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V19724

Title: A maiden there lived in a large market town

First Line: A maiden there lived in a large market town

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V18191

Title: The game of cricket

First Line: To live a life, free from gout, pain and phthisic

Themes:  Cricket

Harding B 11(2274)

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Edition - Bod1186

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  18--

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 40


Ballad - Roud Number: 1403

Title: No, my love, not I

First Line: As I was a walking one morning in May

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentIllegitimacyLetter-writingCourtship - difference in social status

Firth b.34(210)

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Edition - Bod1565

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  18--

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 9


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 19807

Title: Sally in our alley

First Line: Of all the girls that are so smart

Authors:  Carey, Henry, 1687-1743

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 21861

Title: How happy the soldier

First Line: How happy the soldier who lives on his pay

Themes:  Soldiers

2806 c.16(102)

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Harding B 11(3406)

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Edition - Bod1571

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  [18--]

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 195


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V28936

Title: Missee Jane Crow

First Line: Oh! I'm de nigger Wenus

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V11083

Title: He was such a nice young man

First Line: If pity dwells within your breast

Themes:  TheftFrauds

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13842

Title: The bridal ring

First Line: I dreamt last night of our earlier days

2806 c.16(126)

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Harding B 11(2440)

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Opie P 550(4)

Edition - Bod1572

Imprint Names:  Walker, G., jun.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1834 and 1886

Imprint: G. Walker, Jun., Printer, Sadler-Street, Durham

Series Identifier: 114


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1896

Title: The ghost of a grim scrag of mutton

First Line: A scholar one time, though I can't tell you when

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

Themes:  Students

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V17204

Title: Sue & Joe; or, You bade me be obliging

First Line: Around the face of blue-eyed Sue

Themes:  Taverns

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1171

Title: Kate Kearney

First Line: Oh! did you not hear of Kate Kearney?

Subjects:  Ireland

2806 c.16(127)

Notes:  2806 c.16(127); printed on blue paper.


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Harding B 11(1308)

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Johnson Ballads 1598

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1598; printed on blue paper.


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Edition - Bod1582

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: G. Walker, Printer, Durham

Notes:  Compare the first illustration to the illustration on p. 129 of Select Fables; with cuts ... by Thomas and John Bewick, and others ... (Newcastle, 1820).

Series Identifier: 32


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1610

Title: Answer to Colin & Phoebe

First Line: Come, come dearest Phoebe, let's away to the fair

Themes:  Fairs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1076

Title: Follow the drum

First Line: 'Twas in the merry month of May

Themes:  SoldiersVolunteers

2806 c.16(283)

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Harding B 11(72)

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Johnson Ballads 1561

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Edition - Bod1597

Imprint Names:  Walker, G., jun.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1834 and 1886

Imprint: George Walker, Jun., Printer, Sadler-Street, Durham

Series Identifier: 315


Ballad

Title: Mind all ye lads and lasses, make your bargain well

First Line: Come all you lads of high renown

Themes:  Hiring fairs

2806 c.16(303)

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Harding B 11(2423)

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Edition - Bod1637

Imprint Names:  Walker, G., jun.Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  DurhamManchester

Date  between 1834 and 1886

Imprint: Printed by George Walker, Jun., Sadler-street, Durham, and Sold by John Livsey, 43, Hanover-St., Shudehill, Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: 13873

Title: The burial of sir J. Moore

First Line: Not a drum was heard, not a funeral note

Authors:  Wolfe, Charles, 1791-1823

Subjects:  Moore, John, Sir, 1761-1809

Harding B 16(173a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1876

Imprint Names:  Hoggett, T.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1816 and 1843

Imprint: T. Hoggett, Printer, Market-Place, Durham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V28049

Title: The green bag

First Line: When the queen was abroad far remov'd from our eyes

Subjects:  Caroline Amelia Elizabeth, queen, consort of George IV, king of Great Britain, 1768-1821

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1906

Title: The boatsman

First Line: I am a boatsman by my trade, Jack Williams is my name

Themes:  Letter-writingPrisonsRobbery

Harding B 11(1414)

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Edition - Bod1974

Imprint Names:  Walker

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  18--

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 65


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15019

Title: The land of the West

First Line: Oh, come to the West, love -- oh, come there with me

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17498

Title: I'd be a gipsy

First Line: I'd be a gipsy, merry and free

Themes:  Gipsies

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13844

Title: The blighted flower

First Line: I had a flower within my garden growing

Themes:  Seduction

Harding B 11(2056)

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Johnson Ballads 1614

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1614 is a photocopy of the Durham University copy.


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Johnson d.1773(p. 143v)

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Edition - Bod1995

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Artists:  Bewick, Thomas

Date  18--

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Notes:  The second illustration is a near copy of a Bewick cut: see Davison catalogue of woodcuts (1820), No. 234.

Series Identifier: 267


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 5695

Title: The little town's boy

First Line: One cold winter's evening the stormy wind did blow

Themes:  Orphans

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20365

Title: The evening gun

First Line: Rememberest thou that fading sun

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 8228

Title: The voice of her I love

First Line: How sweet at the close of silent eve

Harding B 11(2173)

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Edition - Bod5014

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 59


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V706

Title: Forget not the soldier

First Line: Forget not the soldier, who'll ne'er forget you

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22249

Title: Merry maids of England

First Line: Oh, the maids of merry England, so beautiful and fair

Subjects:  England

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 12876

Title: The return of the admiral

First Line: How gallantly, how merrily we ride along the sea!

Themes:  NavalSharks

Firth c.14(273)

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Harding B 11(1243)

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Johnson Ballads 1596

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Johnson d.1773(p. 125v)

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Edition - Bod5116

Imprint Names:  Walker, G., jun.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1834 and 1886

Imprint: G. Walker, Jun., Printer, Durham

Notes:  Firth b.27(533) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 124


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V123

Title: Allen and Sally

First Line: 'Twas in the evening of a wintry day

Themes:  Lovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V19617

Title: The mon at mester Grundy's

First Line: Good law, how things are alter'd now

Themes:  Social status

2806 c.16(33)

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Harding B 11(36)

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Edition - Bod5117

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  18--

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Notes:  Harding B 11(982) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 219


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1538

Title: A dream of Napoleon

First Line: One night sad and languid I went to my bed

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22808

Title: The curly headed boy

First Line: My father was a farmer, and a farmer's son am I

Themes:  Farmers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 22610

Title: The rover's bride

First Line: Oh, if you love me furl your sails

2806 c.16(74)

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Harding B 11(977)

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Edition - Bod5415

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 37


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3326

Title: The bonny lassie's answer

First Line: Farewell to Glasgow

Subjects:  Glasgow (Scotland)

Themes:  Emigration - Scots

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1620

Title: Giles Scroggins

First Line: Giles Scroggins courted Molly Brown

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1768-1833

Themes:  Ghosts

2806 c.11(161)

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Firth b.26(493)

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Firth c.18(80)

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Harding B 11(411)

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Johnson Ballads 1572

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Johnson Ballads 1573

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Johnson Ballads 1574

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1574; Coloured border.


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Johnson d.1773(p. 134v)

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Edition - Bod5491

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham


Ballad - Roud Number: V2824

Title: The Derby day!

First Line: Come, bustle, let's be starting now

Tune: The cuckoo's nest

Authors:  Rigdum Funidos (Pseudonym)

Performers:  Carpenter, Mr.

Performance Locations:  Provincial concerts

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Horse-racing

2806 c.16(233)

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Harding B 11(867)

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Johnson Ballads 1583

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1583 is torn at the lower left corner


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Edition - Bod5623

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 58


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15600

Title: There's room enough for all

First Line: What need of all this fuss and strife

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13845

Title: Cheer, boys, cheer

First Line: Cheer -- boys -- cheer! no more of idle sorrow

Authors:  Mackay, Charles, 1814-1889

Themes:  Emigration

Firth b.26(490)

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Firth c.16(371)

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Harding B 11(3782)

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Johnson Ballads 1673

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Johnson Ballads 1674

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Johnson d.1773(p. 146v)

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Edition - Bod5624

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 19


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13856

Title: Jeannot's answer to Jeannette

First Line: Cheer up, cheer up my own Jeannette tho' far away I go

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15608

Title: Comic version of There's a good time coming

First Line: There's a good time coming, boys

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryCrime - 19th centuryPolice

Firth b.26(500)

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Harding B 11(1858)

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Johnson Ballads 1609

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Johnson Ballads 1610

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Johnson Ballads 1611

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1611; border and illustration coloured.


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Johnson d.1773(p. 157e)

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Edition - Bod5625

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 1


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2662

Title: The ivy green

First Line: Ah! a dainty plant is the ivy green

Authors:  Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13833

Title: Woodman spare that tree

First Line: Woodman spare that tree

Authors:  Morris, George Pope, 1802-1864

Firth b.26(503)

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Harding B 11(1829)

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Johnson d.1773(p. 157b)

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Edition - Bod5626

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 39


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 21259

Title: Swaggering farmers

First Line: Come all you swaggering farmers wherever you may be

Themes:  FarmersSocial status

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 11745

Title: Susannah don't you cry

First Line: I'm going to Alabama

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth b.26(506)

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Harding B 11(3710)

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Johnson Ballads 1670

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Johnson Ballads 1671

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Johnson Ballads 1672

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1672; Coloured border.


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Johnson d.1773(p. 135v)

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Edition - Bod5777

Imprint Names:  Walker, G., jun.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1834 and 1886

Imprint: Printed and Sold wholesale by George Walker, Jun., Sadler- Street, Durham

Series Identifier: 266


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V24995

Title: The weather eye

First Line: Murphy hath a weather eye

Authors:  Montcrieff, W.T., 1794-1857

Themes:  Weather

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V21409

Title: Queen Vic's coronation

First Line: Never since the golden days

Tune: Norah Creina

Authors:  Labern, J.

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

Themes:  Coronation of Victoria

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V4723

Title: The mother's tear

First Line: Upon the tomb she sat

Tune: The soldier's tear

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V3206

Title: The robber chief

First Line: Oh, I am a robber free!

Tune: The gipsey king

Themes:  Robbery

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V758

Title: Old Ben the Yankee, or, More Jonathans!

First Line: Uncle Ben, did you never hear tell

Performers:  Spence, Tom, 1801-1884

Performance Locations:  The Theatre

Harding B 11(1218)

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Edition - Bod5778

Imprint Names:  Walker

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 22


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5406

Title: Flora May

First Line: The sun was sinking in the west

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1569

Title: Don't be foolish Joe

First Line: When I lived in Tennesse [sic]

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Harding B 11(1230)

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Johnson Ballads 1592

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Johnson Ballads 1593

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Johnson Ballads 1594

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Johnson Ballads 1595

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1595; Coloured illustration.


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Johnson d.1773(p. 252)

Edition - Bod5803

Imprint Names:  Walker

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 64


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V14935

Title: Have you seen my missus

First Line: You've heard of my children two, seeking for each other?

Notes:  Six stanzas

Themes:  Marriage - desertion

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9212

Title: Pirate crew

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

Themes:  Piracy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 23526

Title: The standard bearer

First Line: Upon the tented field a minstrel knight

Harding B 11(1495)

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Johnson Ballads 1607

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1607 is a photocopy of the Durham University copy.


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Johnson d.1773(p. 124v)

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Edition - Bod5831

Imprint Names:  Walker

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 20


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V213

Title: Ben Block

First Line: Ben Block was a vet'ran of naval renown

Authors:  Collins, John, d. 1808

Themes:  Sailors - veterans

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2661

Title: The Irish emigrant

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

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

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

Harding B 11(239)

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Johnson Ballads 1567

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1567; The border and cut are coloured.


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Johnson Ballads 1568

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Johnson Ballads 1569

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Johnson d.1773(p. 154v)

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