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Edition - Bod2188

Imprint Names:  Sympson, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed and sold at Sympson's Printing-Office in Stonecutter- street, Fleet-Market


Ballad - Roud Number: V19686

Title: The new way to make love; or, The crafty doctor's medicine to gain a fair lady

First Line: Young lovers, for love I'd not have you despair

Harding B 39(202)

Notes:  Negative photocopy of Percy II.73


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Edition - Bod11265

Imprint Names:  Sympson, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed by C. Sympson, in Stonecutter-Street, Fleet Market, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 572

Title: The Turkey factor. In four parts

First Line: Behold here's a ditty, 'tis true and no jest

Themes:  MerchantsGhostsOrientDesert island

Harding B 1(60)

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Edition - Bod16279

Imprint Names:  Sympson, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: London: Printed and Sold at Sympson's Warehouse, in Stonecutter-street, Fleet-Market


Ballad - Roud Number: V259

Title: The Leeds tragedy: or, the Bloody brother

First Line: Good Christian people all I pray

Themes:  IncestMurder

Harding B 2(51)

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Edition - Bod16302

Imprint Names:  Sympson, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed and Sold at Sympson's, Printing Office, in Stonecutter-Street, Fleet-Market


Ballad - Roud Number: V17274

Title: The cries of London

First Line: Hark! how the cries in every street

Tune: The merry Christ Church bells

Themes:  Street traders

Harding B 2(79)

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Edition - Bod18394

Imprint Names:  Sympson, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed and Sold at Sympson's Printing Office, in Stonecutter- street, Fleet-Market


Ballad - Roud Number: V20804

Title: The dutiful daughter of Halifax, In four parts

First Line: In Halifax town there lived one

References:

ESTC: T208205

Themes:  SlaveryCruel father

Harding B 3(35)

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Edition - Bod19046

Imprint Names:  Sympson, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Sold at Sympson's Warehouse in Stonecutter Street, Fleet Market


Ballad - Roud Number: V9922

Title: The Northamptonshire tragedy; in three parts

First Line: Young lovers lend an ear, I'm sure you'll shed a tear

References:

ESTC: T195378

Themes:  BeautySeductionLetter-writingWoman in disguiseMurder

Harding B 6(90)

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Edition - Bod24129

Imprint Names:  Sympson, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: London: Sold at Sympson's Printing-Office in Stone-cutter street, Fleet Market


Ballad - Roud Number: V5709

Title: The jovial batchelor. [With] The maiden's answer

First Line: My friend I would have you take my advice

References:

ESTC: N70831

Themes:  Marriage - men

Douce Ballads 3(45b)

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Edition - Bod24134

Imprint Names:  Sympson, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed at Sympson's Warehouse, in Stonecutter-Street, Fleet- Market


Ballad - Roud Number: V9993

Title: The Kentish garland, to an excellent new tune

First Line: Good people now I pray give ear

References:

ESTC: N70834

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentCourtship - difference in social statusPregnancyElopement

Douce Ballads 3(48a)

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Edition - Bod24196

Imprint Names:  Sympson, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: London: Printed and Sold at Sympson's Warehouse, in Stonecutter-Street, Fleet-Market


Ballad - Roud Number: V26547

Title: The politick squire, or, The highwaymen catch'd in their own play

First Line: Come gentlemen, and hear this ditty

References:

ESTC: N70857

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th centuryJacobitismHighwaymen

Douce Ballads 3(78b)

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Edition - Bod5201

Imprint Names:  [Powell, R.?][Sympson, C.?]

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Imprint: Printed and Sold at the Printing Office in Stonecutter Street, Fleet Market

Notes:  Douce Ballads 3(93b) is another issue Douce Ballads 4(14) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 12545

Title: Tit for tat: or The merry wives of Wapping

First Line: All you that delight in a frolicksome song

Themes:  SailorsCuckoldry

Firth c.12(433)

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Edition - Bod11240

Imprint Names:  [Powell, R.?][Sympson, C.?]

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Imprint: Printed and Sold at the Printing Office, in Stonecutter- Street, Fleet Market


Ballad - Roud Number: V319

Title: The faithless captain, or, the Betrayed virgin

First Line: All you young maidens fair, pray a while draw near

References:

ESTC: T206175

Themes:  Women sailorsLove, unfortunate

Harding B 1(29)

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