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Edition - Bod666

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.BennettSharman, J.Harris, R.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBrightonCambridgeSalisbury

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials. Sold by J. Sharman, Cambridge; Bennett Brighton; & R. Harris Salisbury

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth b.25(83).


Ballad - Roud Number: 2816

Title: The rose of Ardee

First Line: When first to this country a stranger I came

Harding B 25(1660)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod6195

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.BennettPierceMarshall, W.Batchelar, T.BoyesSharman, J.Harris, R.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBrightonSouthboroughBristolLondonBrightonCambridgeSalisbury

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials. Sold by Marshall, Bristol; Batchelar, 14, Hackney Road Crescent; J. Sharman, Cambridge; Pierce, Southborough; Boyes, and Bennett, Brighton; & R. Harris, Salisbury

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth b.25(102)


Ballad - Roud Number: 23104

Title: Merry little soldier

First Line: I'm a merry little soldier

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 16(149a)

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Edition - Bod2195

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.BennettMarshall, W.Batchelar, T.BoyesHarris, R.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBrightonBristolLondonBrightonSalisbury

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials. Sold by Bennett, and Boyes, Brighton. [second ballad] Sold by T. Batchelar, 14, Hackney Road Crescent; W. Marshall, Bristol and R. Harris, Salisbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 355

Title: The painful plough

First Line: Come all you jolly ploughmen of courage stout and bold

Themes:  Agricultural laborers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V176

Title: I'm in haste

First Line: As 'cross the field the other morn

Harding B 11(2936)

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Harding B 20(128)

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Edition - Bod11228

Imprint Names:  Fowler

Imprint Locations:  Salisbury

Date  between 1770 and 1800

Imprint: Fowler, Printer, Salisbury


Ballad - Roud Number: V4302

Title: The big-belly'd bottle

First Line: The women all tell me I'm false to my lass

References:

ESTC: T196401

Themes:  Drinking

Harding B 14(7)

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Edition - Bod11256

Imprint Names:  Fowler

Imprint Locations:  Salisbury

Date  between 1770 and 1800

Imprint: Fowler, Printer, Salisbury


Ballad - Roud Number: 578

Title: The maid in Bedlam

First Line: One morning, very early, one morning in the spring

Tune: Grammachree Molly

References:

ESTC: T38623

Themes:  Lovers partedInsanity

Harding B 14(34)

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Edition - Bod11560

Imprint Names:  Fowler

Imprint Locations:  Salisbury

Date  between 1770 and 1800

Ballad - Roud Number: V8522

Title: Bow wow wow. A very favourite song

First Line: I'll sing you a song, faith I'm singing it now here

Performers:  Edwin, John, 1749-1790

References:

ESTC: T196430

Themes:  Dogs

Harding B 14(9)

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Edition - Bod12443

Imprint Names:  Fowler

Imprint Locations:  Salisbury

Date  between 1770 and 1800

Imprint: Fowler, Printer, Salisbury


Ballad - Roud Number: V27377

Title: Convivial, free, and easy. An assembly, established in Salisbury, on the most enlarged principles

First Line: To the voice of a friend

References:

ESTC: T196444

Subjects:  Salisbury (England)

Harding B 14(17)

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Edition - Bod12537

Imprint Names:  Fowler

Imprint Locations:  Salisbury

Date  between 1770 and 1800

Imprint: Fowler, Printer, Salisbury


Ballad - Roud Number: V25848

Title: The dream

First Line: Tho' the laws of Great-Britain do wisely provide

Tune: Since laws were made in ev'ry degree

References:

ESTC: T196459

Harding B 14(23)

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Edition - Bod12670

Imprint Names:  Fowler

Imprint Locations:  Salisbury

Date  between 1770 and 1800

Imprint: Fowler, Printer, Salisbury

Notes:  Introduced in The Spectator


Ballad - Roud Number: V17016

Title: Colin and Phoebe. Introduced in The Spectator

First Line: My time, oh! ye muses, was happily spent

References:

ESTC: T196517

Themes:  Pastoral

Harding B 14(14)

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Edition - Bod12795

Imprint Names:  Fowler

Imprint Locations:  Salisbury

Date  between 1770 and 1800

Imprint: Fowler, Printer, Salisbury


Ballad - Roud Number: V14817

Title: The lass of the mill

First Line: Who has e'er been at Baldock must needs know the mill

References:

ESTC: T196468

Harding B 14(30)

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Edition - Bod13198

Imprint Names:  Fowler

Imprint Locations:  Salisbury

Date  between 1770 and 1800

Imprint: Fowler, Printer, Salisbury


Ballad - Roud Number: V7856

Title: The lass at the brow of the hill

First Line: At the brow of a hill a fair shepherdess dwelt

Tune: Who had e'er been at Baldock

References:

ESTC: T37545

Harding B 14(29)

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Edition - Bod13291

Imprint Names:  Fowler

Imprint Locations:  Salisbury

Date  between 1770 and 1800

Imprint: Fowler, Printer, Salisbury


Ballad - Roud Number: V15751

Title: The beggar

First Line: Pity the sorrows of a poor old man!

References:

ESTC: T196400

Themes:  Poverty

Harding B 14(6)

Notes:  MS. emendation of title: The beggar's petition.


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Edition - Bod13537

Imprint Names:  Fowler

Imprint Locations:  Salisbury

Date  between 1770 and 1800

Imprint: Fowler, Printer, Salisbury


Ballad - Roud Number: V3117

Title: Shakespeare's mulberry tree

First Line: Behold this fair goblet, 'twas carv'd from the tree

Performers:  Garrick, David, 1717-1779

References:

ESTC: T196483

Subjects:  Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616

Harding B 14(49)

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Edition - Bod13743

Imprint Names:  Fowler

Imprint Locations:  Salisbury

Date  between 1770 and 1800

Imprint: Fowler, Printer, Salisbury


Ballad - Roud Number: V9828

Title: The origin of English liberty

First Line: Once the gods of the Greeks, at ambrosial feast

Authors:  Stevens, George Alexander, 1710-1784

References:

ESTC: T196477

Themes:  Liberty

Harding B 14(41)

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Edition - Bod13788

Imprint Names:  Fowler

Imprint Locations:  Salisbury

Date  between 1770 and 1800

Imprint: Fowler, Printer, Salisbury


Ballad

Title: Parody on Cato's Soliloquy

First Line: It must be so -- patriots, you reason well

Notes:  With a prose introduction

References:

ESTC: T196478

Themes:  Liberty

Harding B 14(42)

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Edition - Bod13875

Imprint Names:  Fowler

Imprint Locations:  Salisbury

Date  between 1770 and 1800

Ballad

Title: Rules for quadrille

First Line: If you're the ombre, and your friend

References:

ESTC: T46962

Themes:  Card games

Harding B 14(46)

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Edition - Bod13938

Imprint Names:  Fowler

Imprint Locations:  Salisbury

Date  between 1770 and 1800

Ballad

Title: The counterfeit half-pence. A new song

First Line: What racket, disturbance, what strife and delusion!

References:

ESTC: T196449

Themes:  Counterfeits and counterfeiting

Harding B 14(19)

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Edition - Bod13977

Imprint Names:  Fowler

Imprint Locations:  Salisbury

Date  between 1770 and 1800

Imprint: Fowler, Printer, Salisbury


Ballad - Roud Number: V25874

Title: Jamie's marriage with Jenny. Being a sequel to the Death of auld Robin Gray. A new song

First Line: When Jamie he return'd from off the raging seas

References:

ESTC: T196467

Harding B 14(28)

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Edition - Bod10007

Imprint Names:  Fowler

Imprint Locations:  Salisbury

Date  between 1770 and 1800

Ballad

Title: The favorite song of Shannon's flow'ry banks

First Line: In summer, when the leaves were green, and blossoms deck'd each tree

Performers:  Kennedy, Mrs., d. 1793

References:

ESTC: T196501

Harding B 14(50)

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Edition - Bod10011

Imprint Names:  Fowler

Imprint Locations:  Salisbury

Date  between 1770 and 1800

Imprint: Fowler, Printer, Salisbury


Ballad - Roud Number: V520

Title: A bold stroke for a wife! Or, Modern courtship

First Line: Here's a new song, to the time of an old, favourite ditty

Tune: Moderation and alteration

References:

ESTC: T22954

Themes:  Marriage prospects - women

Harding B 14(8)

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Edition - Bod10356

Imprint Names:  Fowler

Imprint Locations:  Salisbury

Date  between 1770 and 1800

Imprint: Fowler, Printer, Salisbury


Ballad

Title: The life and death of John hostler

First Line: When John the hostler first awakes

References:

ESTC: T196471

Themes:  Drinking

Harding B 14(32)

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Edition - Bod10519

Imprint Names:  Fowler

Imprint Locations:  Salisbury

Date  between 1770 and 1800

Imprint: Fowler, Printer, Salisbury


Ballad

Title: A love epistle, from farmer Oats to Good Hay

First Line: Dear Goody Hay

Harding B 14(33)

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Edition - Bod10935

Imprint Names:  Fowler

Imprint Locations:  Salisbury

Date  between 1770 and 1800

Imprint: Fowler, Printer, Salisbury


Ballad - Roud Number: V20621

Title: The ABC representatives

First Line: Begin with great A first, you silly old drone

References:

ESTC: T19053

Subjects:  Pitt, William, 1759-1806Yonge, William, Sir, d. 1755Flood, Henry, 1732-1791Hayley, William, 1745-1820Palmerston, Henry Temple, Viscount, 1739-1802Rolle, John Rolle, Baron, 1750-1842Newcastle, Henry Fiennes Clinton, Duke, 1720-1794

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th centuryParliament

Harding B 14(1)

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Edition - Bod10936

Imprint Names:  Fowler

Imprint Locations:  Salisbury

Date  between 1770 and 1800

Imprint: Fowler, Printer, Salisbury


Ballad - Roud Number: V9092

Title: Colin and Phillis. A pastoral dialogue

First Line: Hark! hark! o'er the plains what glad trumpets I hear!

References:

ESTC: T196434

Themes:  Pastoral

Harding B 14(13)

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Edition - Bod8354

Imprint Names:  Fowler

Imprint Locations:  Salisbury

Date  between 1770 and 1800

Imprint: Fowler, Printer, Silver-Street, Salisbury


Ballad - Roud Number: 18039

Title: Adm. Russell's naval victory

First Line: Thursday in the morn, the nineteenth of May

References:

ESTC: T196396

Subjects:  Russell, Edward, Earl of Orford, 1653-1727

Themes:  La Hogue, Battle of, 16921692

Harding B 14(2)

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