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Edition - Bod18396

Imprint Names:  Butler, J.Grundy, J.Lewis, G.

Imprint Locations:  WorcesterWorcesterWorcester

Date  c.1792

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Butler, High Street, Worcester, sold also by J. Gryndy, in Goose Lane, and by G. Lewis, Broad Street


Ballad - Roud Number: V4771

Title: A pleasant ballad of Tobias

First Line: In Nineveh old Toby dwelt

References:

ESTC: T172807

Themes:  Old Testament

Harding B 3(38)

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Johnson Ballads 2077

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Edition - Bod18438

Imprint Names:  Butler, J.Grundy, J.Lewis, G.

Imprint Locations:  WorcesterWorcesterWorcester

Date  c.1792

Imprint: Worcester; Printed by J. Butler, High Street; sold by J. Grundy, Goose Lane, and by G. Lewis, Broad Street


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9913

Title: The three Indian kings' garland

First Line: Listen to a true relation

References:

ESTC: T175344

Themes:  American Indians, visit to England, 1710

2nd Ballad
Harding B 3(87)

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Edition - Bod3373

Imprint Names:  Butler, J.Lewis, G.Hazell, S.

Imprint Locations:  WorcesterWorcesterGloucester

Date  c.1792

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Butler, in High Street, Worcester; ... Sold also by G. Lewis, in Broad Street, Worcester; and by S. Hazell, in Bolt Lane, Gloucester

Series Identifier: 4

Sheet References:  ESTC: T197587

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V25866

Title: A favourite new song

First Line: From the court to the cottage convey me away

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2036

Title: The damsel's wish that wars were all over

First Line: Down in a meadow where violets do blow

Themes:  Soldiers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V8891

Title: Labour in vain

First Line: In pursuit of some lambs, from my flock which had stray'd

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V133

Title: The new guardian angels

First Line: Guardian angels, now protect me

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V20588

Title: The milk-maid

First Line: 'Twas at the cool & fragant [sic] hour

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V22077

Title: A Bacchanalion song

First Line: Bacchus Jove's delightful boy

Themes:  Dancing

Harding B 25(397)

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Edition - Bod19012

Imprint Names:  Butler, J.Lewis, G.Hazell, S.Cooper, J.

Imprint Locations:  WorcesterWorcesterGloucesterKidderminster

Date  c.1792

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Butler, in High Street, Worcester. Sold also by S. Hazell Bolt Lane, Gloucester; J. Cooper, Hall Street, Kidderminster; and G. Lewis, Broad Street, Worcester


Ballad - Roud Number: V29410

Title: The Bristol bridegroom; or, The ship-carpenter's love to the merchant's daughter

First Line: You loyal lovers all draw near

References:

ESTC: T195306

Themes:  Lovers partedWomen sailorsCruel father

Harding B 6(58)

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Edition - Bod5020

Imprint Names:  Gamidge, S.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  between 1758 and 1768

Imprint: Sold by S. Gamidge, in High-street, Worcester; W. Lloyd, in Mortimer-Cleobury; Mr. Taylor, in Kidderminster; and S. Harward, in Tewkesbury


Ballad - Roud Number: 289

Title: The Staffordshire maid

First Line: You gentlemen all come listen awhile

Harding B 39(211)

Notes:  Negative photocopy of Percy III.44


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Edition - Bod11238

Imprint Names:  Grundy, J.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  17--

Imprint: J. Grundy, Printer, Silver Street


Ballad - Roud Number: V2865

Title: The lamentation of Sarah Bursnell, composed by herself, a blind woman

First Line: All you that fear the Lord, who rules the sky

Authors:  Bursnell, Sarah

References:

ESTC: N71045

Themes:  Blindness

Harding B 1(26)

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Edition - Bod12733

Imprint Names:  Howse, R.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Imprint: Printed and Sold by R. Howse, 15, Newport Street, Worcester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1575

Title: Shamrock green

First Line: A constant girl was heard to cry

Themes:  Transported convict

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13889

Title: Ye banks and braes of bonny Doon

First Line: Ye banks and braes of bonny Doon

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Harding B 11(3467)

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Edition - Bod12763

Imprint Names:  Howse, R.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Imprint: Printed and Sold by R. Howse, 15, Newport street, Worcester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 620

Title: Turpin's ride to York, and death of poor Black Bess

First Line: When fortune, blind goddess, she fled my abode

Tune: Poor dog Tray

Themes:  HighwaymenCrime - 19th century

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 856

Title: My bonny Black Bess

First Line: Dick Turpin, bold Dick, hark away! was the cry

Themes:  Highwaymen

Harding B 11(3910)

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Edition - Bod12963

Imprint Names:  Sefton, H.F.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  between 1844 and 1856

Imprint: Printed by H.F. Sefton, 33, Broad Street, Worcester


Ballad - Roud Number: 1060

Title: Rosetta and her gay ploughboy

First Line: You constant love[r]s give attention

Harding B 11(3336)

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Edition - Bod7250

Imprint Names:  Sefton, H.F.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  between 1834 and 1856

Imprint: Printed and Sold by H.F. Sefton, Broad Street, Worcester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2661

Title: The Irish emigrant

First Line: I'm sitting on the stile, Mary

Authors:  Dufferin and Clandeboye, Helen Selina Sheridan, Baroness, 1807-1867

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15052

Title: Away, thou shalt not love me

First Line: Away, thou shalt not love me

Harding B 11(1776)

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Edition - Bod14026

Imprint Names:  Grundy, J.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  17--

Imprint: Printed by J. Grundy, Worcester


Ballad - Roud Number: 624

Title: General Wolfe

First Line: Now general Wolfe to his men did say

References:

ESTC: N71046

Subjects:  Wolfe, James, 1727-1759

Harding B 25(716)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15067

Imprint Names:  Gamidge, S.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  between 1758 and 1768

Imprint: Sold by S. Gamidge, in High Street, Worcester


Ballad - Roud Number: V9946

Title: The Gloucestershire tragedy

First Line: This pattern here I shall unfold

References:

ESTC: T192485

Themes:  MurderExecutions

Harding B 5(15)

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Edition - Bod16245

Imprint Names:  Gamidge, S.Daw

Imprint Locations:  WorcesterTaunton

Date  between 1758 and 1768

Imprint: Sold by S. Gamidge, in High-street, Worcester; and by Mr. Daw, Cutler, in Taunton


Ballad - Roud Number: 223

Title: The hunting of Chevy-Chace

First Line: God prosper long our noble king

Themes:  Percy family

Harding B 2(47)

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Edition - Bod16480

Imprint Names:  Gamidge, S.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  between 1758 and 1768

Imprint: Sold by S. Gamidge, in Worcester


Ballad - Roud Number: V5603

Title: Teague's ramble

First Line: Dear Catholic sister, thou son of great Mars

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

Harding B 39(213)

Notes:  Negative photocopy of Percy III.57


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Edition - Bod17228

Imprint Names:  Grundy, J.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  17--

Imprint: Printed by J. Grundy, Worcester


Ballad - Roud Number: 13885

Title: The thorn

First Line: From the white blossom'd sloe

References:

ESTC: T197066

Harding B 25(1897)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17487

Imprint Names:  Grundy, J.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  17--

Imprint: J. Grundy, Printer, Worcester


Ballad - Roud Number: 370

Title: Dawning of the day

First Line: As I walked forth one morning fair, it was in summer time

References:

ESTC: N71049

Harding B 25(480)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17708

Imprint Names:  Grundy, J.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  17--

Imprint: Printed by J. Grundy, Worcester


Ballad - Roud Number: 1085

Title: The answer to The gown of green

First Line: As a soldier was walking all on the highway

References:

ESTC: N71051

Harding B 25(767)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod18389

Imprint Names:  Butler, J.Lewis, G.

Imprint Locations:  WorcesterWorcester?

Date  c.1792

Imprint: Worcester: Printed by J. Butler, in Hig[...] Lane, and by G. Lewis [...]


Ballad - Roud Number: V562

Title: The Temple wedding; or, The fortunate maid

First Line: In fair London city, a young man and maid

References:

ESTC: T178032

Themes:  Social status

Harding B 3(27)

Notes:  Imprint cropped


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Edition - Bod18399

Imprint Names:  Butler, J.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Imprint: Worcester: Printed by J. Butler, in the Garden-Market


Ballad - Roud Number: V791

Title: A lamentable ballad of the tragical end of a gallant lord and virtuous lady

First Line: In Rome a nobleman did wed

References:

ESTC: T205413

Themes:  MurderAfricansMaster and servant

Harding B 3(41)

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Edition - Bod18740

Imprint Names:  Butler, J.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  c.1792

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Butler, in High Street, Worcester

Notes:  Harding B 4(113) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V6289

Title: The weaver's garland: or, A Christian's patience

First Line: Sweet, dear, and virtuous wife

References:

ESTC: T192418

Themes:  Poverty

Harding B 4(112)

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Edition - Bod18741

Imprint Names:  Grundy, J.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  17--

Imprint: Sold by J. Grundy, Silver-Street, Worcester

Notes:  Harding B 4(112) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V6289

Title: The weaver's garland; or, A Christian's patience

First Line: Sweet, dear, and virtuous wife

References:

ESTC: T192419

Themes:  Poverty

Harding B 4(113)

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Edition - Bod18955

Imprint Names:  Butler, J.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  c.1792

Imprint: Printed by J. Butler, High Street, Worcester

Notes:  Caption of illustration: Fama Volat. [Flying Fame]


Ballad - Roud Number: V19069

Title: The wandering prince of Troy

First Line: When Troy town, for ten years wars

Notes:  See Simpson for the association of the tune \"Flying fame,\" alluded to in the cut, with the tune \"Queen Dido, or Troy Town\"

References:

ESTC: T192597

Subjects:  Aeneas, Prince of Troy

Harding B 5(77)

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Edition - Bod22964

Imprint Names:  Sefton, H.F.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  between 1834 and 1856

Imprint: Printed and Sold by H.F. Sefton, Broad street, Worcester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 962

Title: Pretty Susan the pride of Kildare

First Line: When first from sea I landed, I had a roving mind

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4726

Title: The maiden's tear

First Line: As I one morn did stray

Tune: The soldier's tear

Harding B 11(3167)

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