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Edition - Bod1843

Imprint Names:  King, W.

Imprint Locations:  Oxford

Date  [c.1835]

Imprint: Printed and Sold by W. King, St. Peter's-le-Bailey, Oxford ... Sold also by J. Simons, 123, London-street, Reading

Notes:  Two titles attached. From the collection of F. Madan, Brasenose College. Large format


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 218

Title: The fair maid of Oxford city

First Line: Its of a fair maid in Oxford city

Themes:  Jealousy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1095

Title: Highland Mary

First Line: Ye banks and braes and streams around

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Themes:  Death

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5686

Title: The violet girl

First Line: Come buy my pretty violets blue

Themes:  Street traders

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1514

Title: \"God save the king\". For his majesty, William the IVth

First Line: God save our noble king

Subjects:  William IV, King of Great Britain, 1765-1837

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V25658

Title: The new-mown hay

First Line: 'Twas in the morn when sweets disclose

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V1044

Title: Rise gentle moon

First Line: Day has gone down o'er the Baltic's broad billow

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: The green bushes

First Line: As I was walking one morning in May

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 13320

Title: Oh, no, we never mention her

First Line: Oh, no, we never mention her

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 1271

Title: My village fair

First Line: With my village fair what lass can compare

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 155

Title: Poor Mary of the moor

First Line: 'Ywas [sic] one cold winter's night, when the wind

11th Ballad - Roud Number: 1234

Title: The flowing bowl

First Line: Come, landlord, fill a flowing bowl

Themes:  Drinking

12th Ballad - Roud Number: 13785

Title: Jack Stedfast

First Line: Jack Stedfast and I were both messmates at sea

Themes:  Sailors

13th Ballad - Roud Number: 24438

Title: I'd be a butterfly

First Line: I'd be a butterfly born in a bower

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839

14th Ballad - Roud Number: 13265

Title: The wake of Teddy the tiler

First Line: From Dublin town the other night

Tune: King of the Cannibal islands

15th Ballad - Roud Number: 13848

Title: Cabin boy

First Line: The sea was rough, the clouds were dark

Authors:  Dibdin, Thomas, 1771-1841

Themes:  Naval

16th Ballad - Roud Number: V496

Title: Lads of the village

First Line: Where the lads of the village shall merrily ah

17th Ballad - Roud Number: 2674

Title: Remember love, remember

First Line: Twas ten o'clock one moonlight night

18th Ballad - Roud Number: 2671

Title: The broken pitcher

First Line: O where are you going so fast, pretty maid

19th Ballad - Roud Number: V3539

Title: The light guitar

First Line: O, leave the gay and festive scene

20th Ballad - Roud Number: 875

Title: Oyster girl

First Line: Many a knight and lady gay

Themes:  Street traders

21st Ballad - Roud Number: 13229

Title: Buy a broom

First Line: From Teuchland I came with my light ware all laden

Themes:  Street traders

22nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7561

Title: The pretty milkman

First Line: At dawn of day, when other folks

23rd Ballad - Roud Number: 906

Title: Bonny moon

First Line: As I went to my cot at the close of the day

24th Ballad - Roud Number: 9592

Title: Judy Callaghan

First Line: 'Twas on a windy night

25th Ballad - Roud Number: V7197

Title: The Swiss boy

First Line: Come arouse thee, arouse thee, my gay Swiss boy

Edition - Bod326

Imprint Names:  Baxter, W.

Imprint Locations:  Oxford

Date  c.1830

Imprint: Baxter, Printer, Oxford


Ballad

Title: The Barkshire candidate. A new song

First Line: 'Twas on a day in July

Tune: Barney Bralaghan

Themes:  Parliamentary elections, Oxfordshire

Edition - Bod327

Imprint Names:  Baxter, W.

Imprint Locations:  Oxford

Date  c.1830

Imprint: Baxter, Printer, Oxford


Ballad - Roud Number: V26707

Title: The nursery candidate

First Line: Armed with a pap-spoon, see lord Norreys come

Themes:  Parliamentary elections, Oxfordshire

Edition - Bod328

Imprint Names:  Baxter, W.

Imprint Locations:  Oxford

Date  c.1830

Imprint: Baxter, Printer, opposite the Town Hall, Oxford


Ballad - Roud Number: V4817

Title: The devil abroad

First Line: The devil in hell is as great, they say

Johnson Ballads fol. 258

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Johnson Ballads fol. 259

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Edition - Bod329

Imprint Names:  Baxter, W.

Imprint Locations:  Oxford

Date  [1830]

Imprint: Baxter, Printer, Oxford


Ballad - Roud Number: V27294

Title: A dialogue between John, Bill, and George

First Line: John. Bill, tell me what squire Annesley's at?

Themes:  Parliamentary elections, Oxfordshire

Edition - Bod331

Imprint Names:  Baxter, W.

Imprint Locations:  Oxford

Date  c.1830

Imprint: Baxter, Printer, Oxford

Notes:  Printed in blue ink


Ballad - Roud Number: V30335

Title: The good cause

First Line: And have they deem'd the spirit laid, oppression would have crush'd

Themes:  Parliamentary elections, Oxfordshire

Johnson Ballads fol. 261

Notes:  Printed in blue


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Edition - Bod332

Imprint Names:  Baxter, W.

Imprint Locations:  Oxford

Date  c.1830

Imprint: Baxter, Printer, Oxford


Ballad - Roud Number: V25672

Title: Peace to Albion and Erin

First Line: Raise, Erin! raise thy drooping head

Themes:  Ireland

Edition - Bod333

Imprint Names:  Baxter, W.

Imprint Locations:  Oxford

Date  [1829]

Imprint: Baxter, Printer, Oxford


Ballad

Title: Oratio Demosthenica et poetica

First Line: Mister Vice! I confess how reluctant I feel

Themes:  Oxford University election, 1829

Johnson Ballads fol. 266

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Johnson Ballads fol. 267

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Edition - Bod334

Imprint Names:  Baxter, W.

Imprint Locations:  Oxford

Date  [1830]

Imprint: Baxter, Printer, Oxford


Ballad - Roud Number: V30207

Title: Organic disturbance

First Line: Who first struck the spark

Themes:  Parliamentary elections, Oxfordshire

Edition - Bod335

Imprint Names:  Baxter, W.

Imprint Locations:  Oxford

Date  [1830]

Imprint: Baxter, Printer, Oxford


Ballad - Roud Number: V20555

Title: The mongrels

First Line: In this good old town, just pop in at the Crown

Themes:  Parliamentary elections, Oxfordshire

Edition - Bod336

Imprint Names:  Baxter, W.

Imprint Locations:  Oxford

Date  [1830]

Imprint: Baxter, Printer, Oxford


Ballad - Roud Number: V26025

Title: Uncle John's soliloquy, or The useful smelling bottle

First Line: What did my weary senses cheat

Themes:  Parliamentary elections, Oxfordshire

Edition - Bod337

Imprint Names:  Baxter, W.

Imprint Locations:  Oxford

Date  [1829]

Imprint: Baxter, Printer, Oxford


Ballad

Title: The talents, or Cock's committee

First Line: I'll sing you a song, and believe me 'tis true

Themes:  Oxford University election, 1829

Johnson Ballads fol. 269

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Edition - Bod339

Imprint Names:  Baxter, W.

Imprint Locations:  Oxford

Date  [1829]

Imprint: Baxter, Printer, Oxford


Ballad

Title: The talents, or Cock's committee. 2nd ed

First Line: I'll sing you a song, and believe me 'tis true

Themes:  Oxford University election, 1829

Johnson Ballads fol. 270

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Edition - Bod340

Imprint Names:  Cooke, H.

Imprint Locations:  Oxford

Imprint: H. Cooke, Printer, High-Street, Oxford


Ballad - Roud Number: V27945

Title: The wolves and the sheep

First Line: A careful shepherd had a flock

Johnson Ballads fol. 271

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Johnson Ballads fol. 272

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Edition - Bod341

Imprint Names:  Munday and Slatter

Imprint Locations:  Oxford

Date  [1802]

Imprint: Printed by Slatter & Munday, Oxford


Ballad - Roud Number: V32758

Title: A new song

First Line: Whilst Oxford indeed in a dissolute age

Themes:  Parliamentary elections, Oxfordshire

Johnson Ballads fol. 274a

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Edition - Bod342

Imprint Names:  Hughes and King

Imprint Locations:  Oxford

Date  [1802]

Imprint: Hughes and King, Printers, Oxford


Ballad - Roud Number: V30392

Title: A poetical oration, not an ovation

First Line: Friends, freemen, citizens, lend me your ears

Themes:  Parliamentary elections, Oxfordshire

Johnson Ballads fol. 274b

Notes:  MS note: The motto on Mr. Lockhart's carriage is Cordo sereta pando


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Edition - Bod366

Imprint Names:  Cooke, H.

Imprint Locations:  Oxford

Imprint: Cooke, Printer, High-Street


Ballad - Roud Number: V31266

Title: The reformers' new song

First Line: Good news for us all -- we remember the time

Johnson Ballads fol. 297

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Edition - Bod580

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  Oxford

Date  1705

Imprint: Oxford: Printed 1705


Ballad

Title: A health to the tackers. A new song

First Line: Here's a health to the tackers, my boys

Vet. A1 c.1(9)

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Edition - Bod756

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  Oxford

Date  1663

Imprint: Oxford, Printed in the Year MDCLXIII


Ballad - Roud Number: V33071

Title: Bloody news from Chelmsford: or, A proper new ballad, containing a ... relation of a ... murder ... of a country curate

First Line: Give o'er, ye rhiming cavaliers

Tune: Chevy chase

References:

ESTC: R19728

Subjects:  Chelmsford (England)

Themes:  AdulteryClergyCastration

Wood 416(103)

Notes:  MS date on reverse: 1663


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Edition - Bod6364

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  Oxford

Date  1711

Imprint: Oxford, at the Theatre. 1711


Ballad - Roud Number: V24427

Title: A welcome to the medal; or An excellent new song; called The constitution restored in 1711

First Line: Let's joy in the medal with James IIId's face

Tune: Mortimer's hole

References:

ESTC: N35680

Subjects:  James, Prince of Wales, 1688-1766

Firth b.21(107)

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Edition - Bod6869

Imprint Names:  King, W.

Imprint Locations:  Oxford

Imprint: W. King, Printer, St. Peter's-le-bailey, Oxford


Ballad - Roud Number: V20198

Title: Touch on the fashions

First Line: Good people attend, I'll sing you a song

Themes:  Fashions

Firth b.25(526)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3426

Imprint Names:  Munday and Slatter

Imprint Locations:  Oxford

Date  1821

Imprint: Oxford, for Munday and Slatter, High-street, 1821

Notes:  12 p.


Ballad

Title: Cumnor halle, an old ballad

First Line: The dewes of summer nighte did falle

Authors:  Mickle, William James

280 e.3195(16)

Notes:  G.A. Berks. 8o 50(5); Imperfect: lacks the title page.








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G.A. Berks 8o 50(5)

Notes:  G.A. Berks. 8o 50(5); Imperfect: lacks the title page.






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Edition - Bod13323

Imprint Names:  King, W.

Imprint Locations:  Oxford

Imprint: King, Printer, St. Peter's-le-bailey, Oxford


Ballad - Roud Number: V1078

Title: Sandy and Jessy

First Line: The moon shed her rays on the top of Ben Lomond

Tune: Jessy, the flower of Dumblain

Harding B 16(243a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod7847

Imprint Names:  Baxter, W.

Imprint Locations:  Oxford

Date  [1829]

Imprint: Baxter, Printer, Oxford


Ballad

Title: A new sonnet

First Line: Oh Ephraim! what a wicked place

Firth b.28(46)

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Johnson Ballads fol. 264

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Johnson Ballads fol. 265

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Edition - Bod10939

Imprint Names:  Holder, H.

Imprint Locations:  Oxford

Date  [1833]

Imprint: H. Holder, Printer, George-lane, Oxford


Ballad

Title: Graffon house

First Line: Oh! dear, what can the matter be

Tune: Sweet sixpenny sugar

Subjects:  Oxford (England)

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryShopkeepers

G.A. Oxon b.112(129)

Notes:  Slip


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