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Edition - Bod6906

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, Printer, 4 and 6, Chadderton St, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 681


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V29119

Title: My little Annie with a jet black eye

First Line: Kind friends your attention I claim for awhile

Tune: Rank and file

Themes:  Rejected suitor

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8725

Title: Mother would comfort me

First Line: I wounded and sorrowful far from my home

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1882

Title: Farewell Uncle Tom

First Line: Poor Uncle Tom is past and gone

Themes:  Death

Firth b.26(101)

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Edition - Bod11835

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Notes:  Harding B 11(1541) is another impression Harding B 11(1541) is another impression

Series Identifier: 63


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1095

Title: Highland Mary

First Line: Ye fertile plains and streams around

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Themes:  Death

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1121

Title: Remember the poor

First Line: Cold winter is come, with its cold chilly breath

Themes:  Poverty

Harding B 11(1542)

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Edition - Bod12211

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  See Firth c.26(303) Firth c.20(303) is another impression with an imprint Firth c.26(303) is another impression with an imprint Firth c.26(303) is another impression with an imprint

Series Identifier: 580


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13013

Title: Honest working man

First Line: The country's in a dreadful state

Themes:  Working class

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4914

Title: Carrie Lee

First Line: They made her a grave in the wildwood shade

Themes:  Death

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V7903

Title: Broken down

First Line: Once I'd money plenty

Themes:  Poverty

Harding B 11(547)

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Edition - Bod13002

Imprint Names:  Wrigley, J., Jr.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Wrigley, Junr., 3, Rochdale Road, Manchester [and] 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

Notes:  J. Wrigley, Jr., bought Bebbington's plates

Series Identifier: 313


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1448

Title: Pretty Caroline

First Line: One morning in the month of May how sweetly shone the sun

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2819

Title: Lilly Dale

First Line: 'Twas a calm still night, and the moon's pale light

Themes:  Death

Harding B 11(3148)

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Johnson Ballads 1873

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Edition - Bod18561

Imprint Names:  Kiernan, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Imprint: Manchester: Printed and Sold at J. Kiernan's, Garden-street, Shude-hill


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2890

Title: Red rose

First Line: O my love's like a red, red rose

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9596

Title: Philadelphia las[s]

First Line: It was on one summer's evening

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13215

Title: Highland home

First Line: My highland home where tempests blow

Themes:  Scotland

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 164

Title: Sir John Barleycorn

First Line: There were three kings into the east

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 408

Title: The lucky farmer's boy

First Line: The sun had set behind the hill

Themes:  Agricultural laborers

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V3830

Title: Drink to me only

First Line: Drink to me only with thine eyes

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 22830

Title: The wanderer

First Line: Cease awhile, ye winds, to blow

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V7728

Title: Go along Bob

First Line: As Joe the dustman, drove his noble team

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 17792

Title: Gallant sailor

First Line: Farewell thou dear and gallant sailor

Themes:  Sailors

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V220

Title: Bloom is on the rye

First Line: My pretty Jane, my dearest Jane

Authors:  Fitzball, Edward, 1792-1873

11th Ballad - Roud Number: 13265

Title: Teddy the tiler

First Line: From Dublin town the other night

Themes:  Irish wakes

12th Ballad - Roud Number: 2101

Title: Billy O'Rooke

First Line: I greased my brogues and cut my stick

13th Ballad - Roud Number: 13765

Title: The galley slave

First Line: Oh think on my fate once I freedom enjoy'd

Authors:  Cross, J.C. (James C.), d. 1810

Themes:  Slavery - galley slaves

14th Ballad - Roud Number: 2671

Title: Fanny and her pitcher

First Line: Said I to a lass I met the other day

15th Ballad - Roud Number: V4813

Title: The devil take tomorrow

First Line: Old father Pat was blithe and free

16th Ballad - Roud Number: 155

Title: Mary of the moor

First Line: 'Twas one cold night when the wind

17th Ballad - Roud Number: 4355

Title: Exile of Erin

First Line: There came to the beach a poor exile of Erin

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

18th Ballad - Roud Number: 13792

Title: The kiss dear maid

First Line: The kiss dear maid, thy lips has left

Themes:  Kissing

19th Ballad - Roud Number: 9395

Title: Colin stole my heart

First Line: The fields were green the hills were gay

20th Ballad - Roud Number: 1095

Title: Highland Mary

First Line: Ye banks & braes and streams around

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Themes:  Death

21st Ballad - Roud Number: 13755

Title: Answer to Alice Gray

First Line: He strikes the minstrel lyre again

22nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2390

Title: Long time Ive courted

First Line: Long time I've courted you, miss

23rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1616

Title: Helmet on his brow

First Line: With a helmet on his brow

Themes:  Soldiers

24th Ballad - Roud Number: 583

Title: Young Johnson

First Line: Cold winter is past

25th Ballad - Roud Number: V7200

Title: Swiss maid

First Line: Come haste thee, come haste thee my bonny Swiss maid

26th Ballad - Roud Number: 829

Title: Rakish young fellow

First Line: When I was a rakish young fellow

Harding B 36(25)

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Edition - Bod21814

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

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  between 1858 and 1861

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 31, Oldham Road, Manchester, sold by J. Beaumont, 176, York-street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 373


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15109

Title: Drunken husband

First Line: You married women draw near awhile

Themes:  DrunkennessDomestic strife

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V28151

Title: Widow's last prayer

First Line: \"Oh! mother dear, now leave off crying

Themes:  Death

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V257

Title: Black flag

First Line: O ever a rover's life for me

Themes:  Piracy

2806 c.16(109)

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Firth c.26(39)

Notes:  Firth c.26(39); Imperfect: imprint defaced..


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Harding B 11(309)

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Edition - Bod22007

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, Printer, 4, & 6, Chadderton Street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 678


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 24497

Title: Kiss me, mother, kiss your darling

First Line: Kiss me, mother, kiss your darling

Themes:  Death

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V32630

Title: Promenade the spa'

First Line: A strolling in the Burlington

Performers:  Rickards, Harry, 1848-1911

Subjects:  Scarborough (England)

Themes:  Dandies

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V14861

Title: Kick'd out of home

First Line: If you'll give attention, I'll unfold to yuo [sic]

Tune: Driven from home

Performers:  Ball, Harry

Themes:  Domestic violence

2806 c.16(320)

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Firth b.26(80)

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Harding B 11(3179)

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Edition - Bod22128

Imprint Names:  Wheeler, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1837

Imprint: J. Wheeler, Printer, Manchester

Notes:  2806 c.17(315) is another issue with a different cut.


Ballad - Roud Number: V20461

Title: Oh cruel or, Winter's evening

First Line: Twas one winter's evening, when fast fell down the snow

Themes:  Death

2806 c.17(316)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(76)


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Edition - Bod22165

Imprint Names:  Wheeler, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1837

Imprint: J. Wheeler, Printer, Manchester

Notes:  2806 c.17(316) is another issue with a different cut.


Ballad - Roud Number: V20461

Title: Oh cruel or, Winter's evening

First Line: Twas one winter's evening, when fast fell down the snow

Themes:  Death

2806 c.17(315)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(77)


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