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Edition - Bod4033

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: J.O. Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester, anp [sic] sold by John Beaumont, 176, York Street, and H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter's-street, Leeds

Notes:  Firth c.14(129) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 318


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13852

Title: Kelly the deserter

First Line: My friends and I could not agree, on account of my night's rambling

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 19

Title: Squire and thrasher

First Line: A nobleman lived in a village of late

Themes:  Agricultural laborers

2806 c.16(95)

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Harding B 11(1981)

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Edition - Bod4854

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Date  [1854]

Imprint: [Bebbingto]n, Printer, [2]6, [Goul]den-street, Oldham Road, Manchester, and sold by [J. Beaumont, 176, York-street, and] H. Andrews, [27, St. Peter's-street, Leeds]

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(185) for the full imprint.

Series Identifier: 296


Ballad - Roud Number: V3119

Title: Battle of the Alma

First Line: O boys did you hear of the battle, the allies have had on the shore

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

Harding B 15(9b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod1220

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: J.O. Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden-street, Oldham-road, Manchester, and sold by John Beaumont, 176, York-st., and H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter's-street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 309


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 10918

Title: Wife's dream

First Line: Now tell me Mary how it is, that you can look so gay

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13819

Title: Up with the standard of England!

First Line: Hark! hark! where the Lion is roaring

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Firth c.26(53)

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Edition - Bod1238

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: [J. Bebbington], Printer, [Gould]en-street, Oldham Road, Manchester; sold by H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter-street, and J. Beaumont, 176, York-street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 21


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 360

Title: Roving journeyman

First Line: I am roving journeyman that roves from town to town

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2362

Title: The boys of Malabaun

First Line: On Monday morning early

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Transported convict

2806 b.11(272)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Firth c.26(218)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Edition - Bod5489

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Date  between 1858 and 1861

Imprint: J.O. Bebbington, Printer, 31, Oldham Road, Manchester, Sold by H. Andrews, and J. Beaumont, Leeds

Notes:  See 2806 c.16(257)

Series Identifier: 398


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V19299

Title: Uncle Tom's cabin

First Line: There's Uncle Tom's cabin written by mrs. Stowe

Tune: Medley, including Rule, Britannia

Subjects:  Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896

Themes:  Uncle Tom's Cabin

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V13967

Title: The pope he leads a happy life

First Line: The pope he leads a happy life

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 24454

Title: I cannot mind my wheel

First Line: I cannot mind my wheel, mother

Themes:  SailorsSpinning

2806 c.16(169)

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Harding B 11(1621)

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Edition - Bod5490

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester, sold by H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter-street, and John Beaumont, 176, York-street, Leeds

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(3644)

Series Identifier: 288


Ballad - Roud Number: 1630

Title: Stark naked robbery

First Line: All you that are merry whether far off or near

Themes:  Highwaymen

2806 c.16(19)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod5763

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: J.O. Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester, and sold by John Beaumont, 176, York-st., and H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter's-street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 301


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V16375

Title: The magic mouth

First Line: The flying \"Cork leg\" has been the theme

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 571

Title: Love of God shave

First Line: It was in this town, not far from this spot

Themes:  IrishBarbers

Firth c.26(49)

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Edition - Bod5783

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden-st., Oldham-rd., Manchester; Sold by H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter-street, and J. Beaumont, 176, York-st., Leeds

Series Identifier: 146


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5152

Title: Freedom of opinion

First Line: My name's Augustus Brutus Nutts

Themes:  TavernsBell's life in London, and Sporting chronicle

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 7758

Title: Billy Barlow

First Line: Oh when I was born, says old mother goose

Themes:  Guy Fawkes day

Harding B 11(1260)

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Edition - Bod5848

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: J.O. Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester, and sold by John Beaumont, 176, York-st., and H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter's-street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 317


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6522

Title: Seaport town of ---

First Line: O dear, O dear, this a curious age is

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 229

Title: The little gipsey girl

First Line: My father is a king of the gipsies, tis true

Themes:  Gipsies

Harding B 11(3445)

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Johnson Ballads 1876

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Edition - Bod2158

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester, sold by John Beaumont, 176, York-street, and H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter-street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 291


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3933

Title: The old English squire

First Line: About fifty years ago, when old George the third was king

Themes:  Rural society

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3

Title: Sprig of thyme

First Line: Come all you pretty fair maids

Harding B 11(2793)

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Edition - Bod2430

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden-street, Oldham-road, Manchester, and sold by J. Beaumont, 176, York-street, and H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter's-street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 308


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1457

Title: Tobacco

First Line: Tobacco is an Indian weed

Themes:  Smoking

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1081

Title: Victoria bridge on a Saturday night

First Line: Whoever may travel o'er Manchester gravel

Subjects:  Manchester (England)

Themes:  Street traders

Harding B 11(3845)

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Edition - Bod3800

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: J.O. Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden Street Oldham Road, Manchester, sold by H. Andrews 27, St. Peter Street, and J. Beaumont, 176, York Street, Leeds

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(2062)


Ballad - Roud Number: V4688

Title: Factory bells of England

First Line: Oh, the bell of that 'ere factory

Themes:  Factories

Harding B 16(83b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1865a

Notes:  Slip.

Edition - Bod11628

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden Street, Oldham Road, Manchester, sold by H. Andrews, 27, St.Peter Street, and John Beaumont, 176, York Street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 286


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 23546

Title: Oldham recruit

First Line: When I're a young lad, sixteen years ago

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6810

Title: Smuggler king

First Line: There's a brave little barque, stealing out in the dark

Themes:  Smuggling

2806 c.16(69)

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Harding B 11(2802)

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Edition - Bod12004

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester, and sold by John Beaumont, 176, York-street, and H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter's-street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 296


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3119

Title: Battle of the Alma

First Line: O boys did you hear of the battle, the allies have had on the shore

Subjects:  Raglan, Fitzroy James Somerset, Baron, 1788-1855

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3571

Title: Battle of the Nile

First Line: Arise, arise, Britannia's sons arise

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

Themes:  NavalNile, Battle of the, 1798

Harding B 11(185)

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Edition - Bod12234

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: J.O. Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden Street, Oldham Road, Manchester, sold by H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter Street, and John Beaumont, 176, York Street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 292


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1214

Title: Larry O'Brien

First Line: I am lately returned from the ocean

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4688

Title: Factory bells of England

First Line: Oh, the bell of that 'ere factory

Themes:  Bells

Harding B 11(2062)

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Edition - Bod12271

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Imprint: [1st ballad] Bebbington, Printer, 22, Goulden Street, Oldham Road, Manchester, and Sold by H. Andrews, 27, St, Peter Street, Leeds. [2nd ballad] Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden- street, Oldham Road, Manchester; sold by J. Beaumont, 176, York-street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 192


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 167

Title: Leicester chambermaid

First Line: It's of a brisk young butcher as I have heard them say

Themes:  TavernsServantsPaternity

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1085

Title: The gown of green

First Line: As my love and I were walking to view the meadows round

Themes:  Great Britain - coloniesAmerican Revolution, 1775-1783

Harding B 11(2104)

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Edition - Bod13173

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: J.O. Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester, and sold by John Beaumont, 176, York-st., and H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter's-street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 321


Ballad - Roud Number: V1693

Title: Countryman's ramble to London

First Line: At whoam a simple country lad

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Countryman in London

Harding B 11(724)

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Edition - Bod13286

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester, sold by H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter-street, and John Beaumont, 176, York-street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 288


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1630

Title: Stark naked robbery

First Line: All you that are merry whether far off or near

Themes:  Highwaymen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4169

Title: Weight for weight

First Line: Young Shiner is my name

Themes:  Street tradersCourts and lawPolice

Harding B 11(3644)

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Edition - Bod13482

Imprint Names:  BarrSmith

Imprint Locations:  LeedsLeeds

Date  c.1840

Imprint: Barr, Typographer, Marsh Lane, Leeds. Sold at Smith's, Newspaper Office, 31, Meadow-Lane-Road


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 8179

Title: Annie Laurie

First Line: Maxwelton braes are bonnie

Authors:  Scott, Alicia Anne, Lady John, 1810-1900

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23522

Title: Nelsons last sigh or the red white & blue

First Line: Oh Britania [sic]! the gem of the ocean

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

Themes:  Flags - Great Britain

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V136

Title: Answer to Annie Laurie

First Line: If all you've now been saying

Harding B 11(396)

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Johnson Ballads 1794

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Johnson Ballads 1795

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Johnson Ballads 1796

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Edition - Bod7086

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester, sold by H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter-street, and John Beaumont, 176, York-street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 279


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V279

Title: Bold dragoon

First Line: There was an ancient fair, O she lov'd a nate young man

Themes:  Marriage - age difference

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15251

Title: What do people marry for

First Line: What a world is this upon my life

Themes:  Marriage - men

Firth c.26(75)

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Edition - Bod8512

Imprint Names:  Beaumont, J.Pearson, T.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  LeedsManchesterLeeds

Imprint: [T. Pearson,] Printer, [Oldham]-road, Manchester, sold by H. Andrews, and J. Beaumont, Leeds

Notes:  Firth c.26(210) is another impression Firth c.26(210) is another impression Firth c.26(210) is another impression

Series Identifier: 393


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6025

Title: Slave ship

First Line: The first gray dawn of the morning was beaming

Themes:  Slave trade

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 104

Title: Henry Martin

First Line: There was three brothers in merry Scotland

Themes:  Piracy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1935

Title: Maid of the mountain

First Line: I've a home on the mountain, a boat on the ferry

Firth c.12(87)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Harding B 11(2294)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Edition - Bod14014

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: [Bebbingt]on, Printer, [26, Goul]den Street, Oldham-road, Manchester; sold by H. Andrews and J. Beaumont, Leeds

Series Identifier: 136


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15102

Title: Donny-brook fair

First Line: One day rolling down, through fair Wexford town

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Fairs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15020

Title: Lazy society

First Line: O this world is so hard to get through

Harding B 11(936)

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Edition - Bod14160

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: J.O. Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden Street, Oldham Road, Manchester, sold by J. Beaumont, 176, York Street, and H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter's Street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 323


Ballad

Title: Hump-back'd drummer, and the cross-eyed cook

First Line: There was a jolly drummer, and he lov'd a cross-eyed cook

Harding B 15(132a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14661

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Date  between 1858 and 1861

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 31, Oldham Road, Manchester, sold by H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter's Street, and J. Beaumont, 176, York Street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 387


Ballad - Roud Number: 17

Title: Three butchers

First Line: It was Ipson, Gips, and Johnson, as I've heard it said

Themes:  MurderHighwaymen

Harding B 15(330b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9896

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: J.O. Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester, and sold by John Beaumont, 176, York-st., and H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter's-street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 306


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13795

Title: Minnie

First Line: When the sun is high in the bright blue sky

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4922

Title: Charlie. Sequel to Minnie

First Line: O my heart is gay as a summer day

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 262

Title: Girl I left behind

First Line: My parents reared me tenderly, having no child but me

Subjects:  Glasgow (Scotland)

Themes:  Letter-writingEmigration

Firth c.26(67)

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