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Edition - Bod1274

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Pearson, T.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterManchesterLeeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: [J. Bebbing]ton, Printer, [Goulde]n Street, Oldham Road Manchester, and Sold by H, Andrew's 2[7] St, Peter Street, Leeds [with a secondary imprint] Pearson, Printer, Chadderton St, Manchester

Series Identifier: 142


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 540

Title: The squire's young daughter

First Line: You tender young lovers draw near

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V29323

Title: St. Patrick's day

First Line: On the 16th day of March, on an evening so clear

2806 b.11(275)

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Edition - Bod21941

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

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeedsManchester

Imprint: J.O. Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden-st, Oldham Road, Manchester; sold by John Beaumont, 176, York Street, and H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter's-st., Leeds [and] Printed and Sold by J. Wrigley, Junr., 3, Rochdale Road Manchester

Series Identifier: 327


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8312

Title: Flower of Lancashire

First Line: As I walked out one morning clear

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V13358

Title: New waggoner

First Line: I starts wi' my waggin at break o day

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Waggoners

2806 c.16(232)

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Edition - Bod4024

Imprint Names:  Dean, R. and W. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1805

Imprint: [R. & W. Dean & Co. Printers, Manchester]


Ballad - Roud Number: V31893

Title: Queen Mab

First Line: Great Shakespeare informs us, and faith so it seems

2806 c.17(355)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(339).


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Edition - Bod4025

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer


Ballad

Title: Rachel Bradley's downfall

First Line: These mid-lent assizes at Lancaster castle

Themes:  ExecutionsMurder - infanticide - 19th century

2806 c.17(356)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(349).


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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 - Bod4820

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: 13229

Title: Buy a broom!

First Line: Buy a broom! buy a broom!

2806 c.17(66)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(477).


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Edition - Bod1069

Imprint Names:  Kiernan, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Imprint: Kiernan, Printer, Gardenstreet, Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: V9155

Title: Rigs of the races

First Line: Ye lads and ye lasses now listen awhile

Themes:  Horse-racing

2806 c.17(359)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(241).


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Edition - Bod1201

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester, sold by J. Beaumont, 176, York-street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 61


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2675

Title: The robins petition

First Line: When the leaves had forsaken the trees

Themes:  Robin, the

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V12066

Title: All courting

First Line: And they're all courting, court, court, courting

2806 c.16(104)
Harding B 11(3300)

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Edition - Bod1215

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

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 22, Goulden St. Oldham Road Manchester and sold by H. Andrews 27, St. Peter Street, Leeds

Notes:  Firth c.26(288) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 159


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4894

Title: Kerry eagle

First Line: You sons of Hibernia now listen awhile to my song

Subjects:  O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847

Themes:  Politics and government - Ireland, 19th century

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V129

Title: Angel's whisper

First Line: A baby was sleeping

2806 b.10(21)

Notes:  2806 b.10(21); Imperfect: imprint defaced.


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Firth c.26(36)

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Edition - Bod1233

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail by [John O. Bebbing]ton, [22 Gould]en-street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 22


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1147

Title: Youth and bloom

First Line: One night I dreamed I lulled asleep as Morpheus lay reposing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 270

Title: Riley's farewell

First Line: As I roved out one evening fair down by a river side

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusEmigrationCruel father

2806 c.16(201)

Notes:  Imprint defaced. See Firth c.26(2)


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Firth c.26(151)

Notes:  Imprint defaced. See Firth c.26(2)


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Harding B 11(4403)

Notes:  Imprint defaced. See Firth c.26(2)


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Edition - Bod1234

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail by [John O. Bebbington, 22 Goulden]-street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Notes:  Harding B 11(2721) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 30


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V752

Title: Norah the pride of Kildare

First Line: As beauteous as Flora, is lovely young Norah

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23207

Title: Young girls mind this when you are married

First Line: I am a wife these dozen of years

Themes:  HouseworkMarriage - women

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 3025

Title: The maid of sweet Gorteen

First Line: Come all you gentle Muses combine and lend an ear

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusLovers partedServants

2806 b.11(271)

Notes:  Imprint defaced.


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Firth c.26(131)

Notes:  Imprint defaced.


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Firth c.26(183)

Notes:  Imprint defaced.


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Harding B 11(2720)

Notes:  Imprint defaced.


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Edition - Bod1235

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail by [John O. Bebbingt]on, 22 Goulde]n-street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 26


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 5163

Title: John Mitchell's address

First Line: I am a bold true Irishman, John Mitchell is my name

Themes:  Transported convict

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2900

Title: The emigrant's farewell

First Line: Farewell dear Erin, I now must leave you

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2806 c.16(129)

Notes:  Imprint defaced. See Firth c.26(2)


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Firth c.26(143)

Notes:  Imprint defaced. See Firth c.26(2)


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Harding B 11(1908)

Notes:  Imprint defaced. See Firth c.26(2)


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Edition - Bod1237

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail by John O. Bebbington, 22 Goulden-st Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 51


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15056

Title: The battle of Philedelphia [sic]

First Line: Come all you Roman Catholics that's from your native home

Themes:  Irish - U.S.A.Religious controversy - Ireland1852

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13862

Title: Light of other days

First Line: The light of other days is faded

Authors:  Bunn, A. (Alfred), 1796-1860

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13755

Title: Alice Grey

First Line: She's all my fancy painted her

2806 b.10(60)

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Firth c.26(158)

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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 - Bod1266

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: [T. Pearson], Printer, [Chadderton]-Street Oldham Road, Manchester; and Sold by H. Andrews St. Peter-Street Leeds

Series Identifier: 167


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1045

Title: The river Roe

First Line: As I went out one evening all in the month of May

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 856

Title: My bonny Black Bess

First Line: Dick Turpin bold! Dick hie away

Themes:  Highwaymen

2806 b.11(230)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Edition - Bod1313

Imprint Names:  Dean, R. and W. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1805

Imprint: R. & W. Dean & [Co. Printers, Manchester]

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(3911).


Ballad - Roud Number: 8515

Title: 'Twas within a mile of Edinburgh town

First Line: 'Twas within a mile of Edinburgh town

Authors:  D'Urfey, Thomas, 1653-1723

2806 c.18(316)

Notes:  Slip. Imprint cropped.


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Edition - Bod1366

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Artists:  Bell, J.

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer, Manchester

Notes:  The illustration is signed: J. Bell Sc.


Ballad - Roud Number: 182

Title: Young Edwin, of the Lowlands low

First Line: Come all you feeling lovers, and listen to my song

2806 c.16(270)

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Harding B 16(315b)

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Edition - Bod1389

Imprint Names:  Kiernan, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Imprint: Kierna[n] Printer Garden-street, Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: The green bushes

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

2806 c.17(157)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(456)


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Edition - Bod1392

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Peurson [sic], Printer, 6, Chadderton-street, off Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 174


Ballad - Roud Number: 1189

Title: Grand conversation on Napoleon arose

First Line: It is over that wild beaten track, a friend of old Buonaparte

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

2806 c.16(29)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(332a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1428

Imprint Names:  Wheeler, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1837

Imprint: J. Wheeler, Printer, Manchester


Ballad

Title: A new song, called Female sailor

First Line: Come all you pretty females whoe'er that you be

Themes:  Women sailors

2806 c.17(133)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(443)


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Edition - Bod1430

Imprint Names:  Kiernan, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Imprint: [Kiernan, Printer, Manchester]


Ballad - Roud Number: V19037

Title: Confidence is almost done over

First Line: Clam vengeance & poverty rules among the working classe[s]

Themes:  Poverty

2806 c.17(75)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(421).


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Edition - Bod1432

Imprint Names:  Wheeler, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1837

Imprint: J. Wheeler, Printer, Ancots-St Oldham-St

Notes:  2806 c.17(76) is another issue with a different cut.


Ballad - Roud Number: V19037

Title: Confidence is almost done over

First Line: Clam vengeance and poverty rules among the working classes

Themes:  Poverty

2806 c.17(77)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(315)


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Edition - Bod1435

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer, Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: 22267

Title: Courage of true blue

First Line: When the drum beats to arms, each bold British tar

Themes:  Sailors

2806 c.17(83)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(381)


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Edition - Bod1440

Imprint Names:  Swindells, A.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: A. Swindells, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: V19617

Title: Th' mon at Mr. Grundys

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

Themes:  Taverns

2806 c.17(284)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(149)


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Edition - Bod1445

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: 2521

Title: Barbara Bell

First Line: But this true love is a serious thing

2806 c.17(20)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(336)


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