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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 - Bod4804

Imprint Names:  Wilkinson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Imprint: Printed and Sold by T. Wilkinson, Ridgefield, Back King- street, Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5290

Title: The young weaver stole my heart away

First Line: I've got a sweetheart nigh at hand

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 767

Title: Meet me by moonlight

First Line: Meet me by moonlight alone

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V463

Title: Tom Starboard

First Line: Tom Starboard was a lover true

Authors:  Knight, T. (Thomas), d. 1820

Themes:  Sailors

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 13215

Title: Highland Home

First Line: My Highland Home where tempest blow

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V3341

Title: Fly not yet

First Line: Fly not yet, 'tis just the hour

6th Ballad

Title: Fair Hellen

First Line: Fair Helen like a lily grew, was beauty's fav'rite flower

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 1095

Title: Highland Mary

First Line: Ye banks and braes and stre [sic] around

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V436

Title: The Sun that lights the Roses

First Line: Tho' dimple cheeks may give the light

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V1089

Title: Scots wha ha'e

First Line: Scots wha ha'e wi' Wallace bled

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V9833

Title: Love's a Tyrant

First Line: Love's a tyrant I can prove

11th Ballad - Roud Number: 13892

Title: Auld Langsyne

First Line: Should auld acquaintance be forgot

12th Ballad - Roud Number: 13229

Title: Buy a Broom

First Line: From Tenchland [sic] I came with my light wares all laden

Themes:  Street traders

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V1779

Title: The Oyster Girl

First Line: Many a knight and lady gay

Themes:  Street traders

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V8045

Title: Kiss me now or never

First Line: The morn was fair the month was May

15th Ballad - Roud Number: V20974

Title: The Year that's awa

First Line: O here's to the year that's awa

Themes:  New year

16th Ballad - Roud Number: 4260

Title: Banks of Allan Water

First Line: On the banks of Allan Water

17th Ballad - Roud Number: 6747

Title: Time is on the wing

First Line: Strew strew with roses

18th Ballad - Roud Number: V418

Title: Dashing white Serjeant

First Line: If I had a beau for a soldier would go

Themes:  Soldiers

19th Ballad - Roud Number: 1288

Title: Betsy Baker

First Line: From noise and bustle far away

20th Ballad - Roud Number: 418

Title: The Garden Gate

First Line: The day was spent the moon shone bright

21st Ballad - Roud Number: V13778

Title: Bonnets of Blue

First Line: Here's a health to them that's awa'

22nd Ballad - Roud Number: V13673

Title: A Highland Laddie

First Line: A Highland Laddie heard of war

23rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13792

Title: The Kiss dear Maid

First Line: The kiss dear maid thy lips has left

24th Ballad - Roud Number: V5668

Title: The King! God bless him

First Line: A Goblet of Burgundy fill, fill for me

Harding B 36(21)

Notes:  Mutilated; at least two ballads have been cut out of the sheet.


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Edition - Bod1222

Imprint Names:  Cadman, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1855

Imprint: Cadman, Printer, Ancoats, Manchester

Series Identifier: 459


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15168

Title: Woman's pride

First Line: You men and young women lend an ear to my song

Themes:  Hair styles

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V359

Title: Cigars and cogniac

First Line: He who wears a regimental suit

Themes:  Soldiers

Firth c.26(64)

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Edition - Bod1569

Imprint Names:  Jacques, G.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail, by G. Jacques, Oldham Road Library, Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: V34934

Title: The red and the blue, or The Fifteenth's spree

First Line: Oh! have you heard the stunning news

Tune: Teddy the tiler

Themes:  SoldiersPolice

2806 c.16(118)

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Harding B 11(3240)

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Edition - Bod1591

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer

Notes:  Slip. Harding B 16(34a) is another edition. Another forms part of a sheet of two ballads; see Johnson Ballads 1914


Ballad - Roud Number: 1185

Title: Bonny light horseman

First Line: Maids, wives, and widows, I pray give attention

Themes:  Soldiers

2806 c.16(249)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 16(33c)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod1951

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, Printer, 6, Chadderton-st.

Series Identifier: 502


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4263

Title: Just before the battle mother

First Line: Just before the battle, mother

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V880

Title: Burke's farewell

First Line: Farewell to the lands of my birth and adoption

Themes:  Home Rule - IrelandFenians

2806 b.10(122)

Notes:  2806 b.10(122) is torn at upper right corner, lacking part of illustration.


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Firth c.26(249)

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Edition - Bod1954

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Manchester: Printed and Published by T. Pearson, 6, Chadderton St., Oldham Road

Series Identifier: 14


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 983

Title: Patrick Shean; of the glen of Aherloe

First Line: My name is Patrick Shean, my years are thirty-four

Authors:  Kickham, Charles Joseph, 1826-1882

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6007

Title: Slap up lodgings

First Line: When first to town I came, and at the railway landed

2806 b.10(204)

Notes:  Damaged at upper right corner.


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Edition - Bod5379

Imprint Names:  Cadman, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  between 1850 and 1855

Imprint: J. Cadman, Printer, 152 Great Ancoats St., Manchester, & Sold by H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter's St., Leeds

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(3734)

Series Identifier: 367


Ballad - Roud Number: V937

Title: Let me like a soldier fall

First Line: Yes, let me like a s [sic] soldier fall

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 15(171a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1884

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod5495

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: V11583

Title: Farewell to old England

First Line: Farewell to old England, since I must leave the shore

Themes:  Soldiers

2806 c.17(127)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(247)


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Edition - Bod5686

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

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

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

Series Identifier: 355


1st Ballad

Title: Soldier's return

First Line: The wars for many months were o'er

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13900

Title: Soldier's tear

First Line: Upon the hill he turn'd, to take a last fond look

Themes:  Soldiers

Firth c.14(375)

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Johnson Ballads 1879

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Edition - Bod5893

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

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: J.O. Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden Street, Oldham Road, Manchester; [...] J. Beaumont, 176, York Street, Leeds

Notes:  Firth c.26(40) is another impression with a different imprint Firth c.26(40) is another impression with a different imprint

Series Identifier: 322


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1010

Title: Doran's ass

First Line: One Paddy Doyle liv'd near Killarney

Themes:  IrishDrunkenness

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13827

Title: Tired soldier

First Line: The tired soldier, bold and brave

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 11(946)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Edition - Bod6474

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 22 Goulden street, Oldham road, Manchester

Notes:  Harding B 11(1606) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 115


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1101

Title: Hurrah for the road

First Line: Hurrah over Hounslow heath to roam

Themes:  Highwaymen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V937

Title: Let me like a soldier fall

First Line: Oh, let me like a soldier fall

Themes:  Soldiers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 2668

Title: Poor dog Tray

First Line: On the green banks of Shannon, when Sheelagh was nigh

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  Dogs

Firth b.25(30)

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Edition - Bod2167

Imprint Names:  Cadman, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  between 1850 and 1855

Imprint: J. Cadman, Printer, 152, Gt. Ancoats St., Manchester; and Sold by H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter's Street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 510


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13807

Title: Old soldier's daughter

First Line: O do you remember the old soldier's daughter

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13899

Title: Soldiers dream

First Line: Our bugles sung truce for the night cloud had lowered

Tune: Wandering boy

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Performers:  Newton, Richard

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 11(2829)

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Edition - Bod2169

Imprint Names:  Cadman, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1855

Imprint: Cadman, Printer, Ancoats, Manchester

Series Identifier: 443


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V11936

Title: Old veteran

First Line: A veteran was standing to see a review

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 7630

Title: I won't be a nun

First Line: Now, is it not a pity

Themes:  Nuns

Harding B 11(2834)

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Edition - Bod2343

Imprint Names:  Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  18--

Imprint: J. Livsey, Printer, 12, Whittle-st, Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13899

Title: The soldier's dream

First Line: Our bugles sung truce for the night-clowd [sic] had lowered

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13901

Title: Star of Glengary

First Line: The red moon is up o'er the moss-covered mounrain [sic]

Harding B 11(3574)

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Edition - Bod2396

Imprint Names:  Cadman, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  between 1850 and 1855

Imprint: J. Cadman, Printer, 152, Great Ancoats St., Manchester, & Sold by H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter's St., Leeds

Series Identifier: 367


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1097

Title: Tar of the British sea

First Line: Oh, I am a son of the foaming deep

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V937

Title: Let me like a soldier fall

First Line: Yes, let me like a s [sic] soldier fall

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 11(3734)

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Edition - Bod2457

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: [Bebbington,] Printer, [22 Gould]en Street, Oldham Road, [Manchester]

Notes:  Firth b.25(30) is another impression. Firth b.25(30) is another impression

Series Identifier: 115


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1101

Title: Hurrah for the road

First Line: Hurrah over Hounslow heath to roam

Themes:  Highwaymen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V937

Title: Let me like a soldier fall

First Line: Oh, let me like a soldier fall

Themes:  Soldiers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 2668

Title: Poor dog Tray

First Line: On the green banks of Shannon, when Sheelah was nigh

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  Dogs

Harding B 11(1606)

Notes:  Imprint and illustration defaced.


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Edition - Bod2772

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

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

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

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth c.14(377)


Ballad - Roud Number: V359

Title: Cigars & cogniac

First Line: He who wears a regimental suit

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 15(46a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod2860

Imprint Names:  Cadman, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  between 1850 and 1855

Imprint: J. Cadman, Printer, 152, Gt. Ancoats St., Manchester, and Sold by H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter's Street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 76


Ballad - Roud Number: V1102

Title: Her own granny dear

First Line: Cried William, when just come from sea

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 15(129b)

Notes:  The illustrations and the text are separately printed items. Slip


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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 - Bod11862

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

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

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

Series Identifier: 227


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 950

Title: Banks of the Nile

First Line: Hark! I hear the drums beating -- no longer can I stay

Subjects:  IrelandEgypt

Themes:  SoldiersWomen soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1663

Title: The pensioner's complaint against his wife

First Line: You neighbours all listen a story I'll tell

Themes:  Marriage

Harding B 11(158)

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Johnson Ballads 1863

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Edition - Bod11873

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: V5752

Title: Irish drummer

First Line: Pat Fagan Malony Mahony's my name

Themes:  Soldiers

2806 c.16(83)

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Edition - Bod12173

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Notes:  2806 c.16(95) 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

Firth c.14(129)

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Harding B 11(1980)

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Edition - Bod12632

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1460

Title: The original Jone O'Grinfield!

First Line: Says Jone to his wife on a hot summers day

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad

Title: God bless the earl of Shaftesbury

First Line: Oow [sic] once I was a helpless child

Themes:  Ragged schools

Harding B 11(2871)

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Edition - Bod13521

Imprint Names:  Cadman, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1855

Imprint: Cadman, Printer, Manchester

Series Identifier: 281


Ballad - Roud Number: V29993

Title: War in China

First Line: My brother Joe, said he would go

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 11(4036)

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