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Edition - Bod5562

Imprint Names:  Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1682 and 1703

Imprint: Printed for J. Back, at the Black-Boy, on London-bridge


Ballad

Title: The couragious seamens loyal health. Or, an Answer to Dub, a dub, a dub, a dub, &c

First Line: Shall the Granadeer-boys proclaim

Tune: The Grenadiers loyal health

References:

ESTC: R213429

Subjects:  James II, king of England, 1633-1701

Themes:  Naval

Don. b.13(16)

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Edition - Bod788

Imprint Names:  Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1683]

Imprint: Printed for J. Back, at the Black-Boy, on London-bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: V27452

Title: The true loyalist; or The obedient subject. A loyal song

First Line: Let Cæsar live long, and his temper abide

Tune: Let Cæsar live long

References:

ESTC: R235031

Wood 417(115)

Notes:  MS annotation below imprint: 1683. Some of the printed letters have been traced in ink.


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Edition - Bod805

Imprint Names:  Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1688-9

Imprint: Printed for J. Back, 1688


Ballad - Roud Number: V34965

Title: The Jesuits exaltation, or A preparation for a turn at Tyburn

First Line: I walking near a prison wall

Tune: Hey boys up go we

References:

ESTC: R43315

Subjects:  Petre, Edward, 1631-1699

Wood 417(173)

Notes:  MS annotation below imprint: January 1688/9


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Edition - Bod807

Imprint Names:  Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1689

Imprint: Printed for J. Back, 1689


Ballad

Title: The civil Orange: or, The united hearts of England

First Line: Now all our doubts and our troubles are clear'd

Tune: Now, the fight's done

References:

ESTC: R39218

Subjects:  William III, King of England, 1650-1702

Wood 417(180)

Notes:  MS annotation below imprint: in the beg. of Feb. 1688


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Edition - Bod834

Imprint Names:  Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1688]

Imprint: Printed for J. Back


Ballad - Roud Number: V14190

Title: The prince of Orange's triumph, or The downfall of the distressed Jesuits

First Line: Now Orange is on British shores

Tune: Couragio

References:

ESTC: R182119

Subjects:  William III, King of England, 1650-1702

Wood E 25(112)

Notes:  MS annotation below imprint: Dec. 1688


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Edition - Bod19073

Imprint Names:  Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1682 and 1703

Imprint: Printed for J. Back, at the Black-Boy on London-bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: V13175

Title: The London taylors misfortune. Or, Cut-beard-Harding chous'd by a country lass

First Line: A damsel came to London town

Tune: Four-pence-half-penny-farthing

References:

ESTC: R233207

Themes:  TavernsTheftTailors

Douce Ballads 1(127b)

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Edition - Bod23376

Imprint Names:  Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1682 and 1703

Imprint: Printed for J. Back, at the Black Boy on London-Bridge, near the Draw-Bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: V9985

Title: The damosels tragedy: or, True love in distress

First Line: You loyal lovers attend to my ditty

Tune: Charon

References:

ESTC: R227084

Themes:  Unrequited loveSuicide

Don. b.13(20)

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Edition - Bod23389

Imprint Names:  Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1682 and 1703

Imprint: Printed for J. Back at the Black Boy near the Draw-Bridge on London-Bridge


Ballad

Title: The faithful young man & constant maid; or, The unexpressable love between sweet William and fair Elenor

First Line: We will leave all the thoughts of the world for a while

Tune: The plowman's health

References:

ESTC: R227159

Don. b.13(34)

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Edition - Bod23410

Imprint Names:  Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1682 and 1703

Imprint: Printed for J. Back, at the Black-Boy on London-Bridge, near the Draw-Bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: V23728

Title: The London cuckold: or, An antient citizens head well fitted with a flourishing pair of fashionable horns, by his buxome young wife

First Line: A trades-man hearing of the story

Tune: O mother! Roger

References:

ESTC: R221373

Themes:  CuckoldryArmyWar

Don. b.13(52)

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Edition - Bod23492

Imprint Names:  Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1682 and 1703

Imprint: Printed for J. Back, at the Black-Boy, on London-Bridge


Ballad

Title: The lady of pleasure, or, The London misses frolicks

First Line: There was a lass in London town

References:

ESTC: R235435

Douce Ballads 1(112a)

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Harding B 39(6)

Notes:  Harding B 39(6) is a photograph of Douce Ballads 1(112a).


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Edition - Bod23504

Imprint Names:  Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1682 and 1703

Imprint: Printed for J. Back, at the Black-Boy on London-Bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: V11151

Title: The London lads lamentation to Cupid. Or, When shall I my true-love have?

First Line: Cloes face is heav'n to me

References:

ESTC: R228338

Douce Ballads 1(117a)

Notes:  Torn at centre fold


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Edition - Bod23582

Imprint Names:  Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1682 and 1703

Imprint: London. Printed for J. Back, at the Black Boy near the Draw- Bridge on London-Bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: V2117

Title: Advice to young gentlemen; [o]r, An answer to the Ladies of London

First Line: All jolly blades that inhabit the town

Tune: The ladies of London

References:

ESTC: R56

Themes:  Sexual intercourse

Douce Ballads 1(2a)

Notes:  Torn left edge


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Edition - Bod23619

Imprint Names:  Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1682 and 1703

Imprint: Printed for J. Back, at the Black Boy near the draw-bridge on London-Bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: V8253

Title: Cupids kindness to constant Coridon, or, Fair Silvia wounded with a dart

First Line: Silvia the fair by the side of a river

Tune: Charon make hast

References:

ESTC: R232971

Douce Ballads 1(48a)

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Edition - Bod23654

Imprint Names:  Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1682 and 1703

Imprint: Printed for J. Back, at the Black-Boy, on London-Bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: V1733

Title: The dyer deceiv'd; or, The crafty wives policy

First Line: All you that to merriment now are inclind

Tune: The two English travellers

References:

ESTC: R233024

Themes:  AdulteryCuckoldry

Douce Ballads 1(64a)

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Edition - Bod23665

Imprint Names:  Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1690]

Imprint: Printed for J. Back, at the Black-Boy on London-Bridge, near the Draw-Bridge


Ballad

Title: Evan's gamesome frollick; or, Peter's sorrowful lamentation for the loss of his Jenny

First Line: Come listen a while, and I here will unfold

Tune: The country farmer

References:

ESTC: R231796

Themes:  AdulteryDrinkingDivorce

Douce Ballads 1(70a)

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Edition - Bod23667

Imprint Names:  Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1682 and 1703

Imprint: Printed for J. Back, at the Black Boy, on London-Bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: V1282

Title: The extravagant spend-thrift, or, wit dearly bought

First Line: Attend a while and I will declare

References:

ESTC: R231819

Themes:  TavernsDomestic economy

Douce Ballads 1(71a)

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Edition - Bod23714

Imprint Names:  Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1682 and 1703

Imprint: Printed for J. Back, at the Black Boy on London-Bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: V9641

Title: The happy man; or, Content is a continual feast

First Line: All you that desire most happy to be

Tune: Touch of the times

References:

ESTC: R233128

Themes:  Wealth

Douce Ballads 1(93a)

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Edition - Bod23794

Imprint Names:  Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1682 and 1703

Imprint: Printed for J. Back, on London-Bridge, near the Draw-Bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: V7205

Title: The old mans sayings concerning the alteration of the times

First Line: When I was a young-man as some of you be

Tune: The two English travellers

References:

ESTC: R233563

Douce Ballads 2(172a)

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Edition - Bod23804

Imprint Names:  Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1682 and 1703

Imprint: Printed for J. Back, at the Black Boy on London-Bridge, near the draw-Bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: V21412

Title: The passionate lover; or The damosel's grief, crown'd with comforts

First Line: Sighs and groans and mellancholy moans

References:

ESTC: R233607

Douce Ballads 2(177a)

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Edition - Bod23823

Imprint Names:  Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1682 and 1703

Imprint: Printed for J. Back, at the Black Boy on London-Bridge, near the Draw-Bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: V21695

Title: The rich farmers ruine

First Line: A wealthy man a farmer, who had corn great store

Tune: Why are my eyes still flowing

References:

ESTC: R227348

Themes:  Farmers

Douce Ballads 2(186b)

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Edition - Bod23835

Imprint Names:  Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1682 and 1703

Imprint: Printed for J. Back at the black Boy on London-bridge near the Draw-bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: V16182

Title: The souldier's second letter to his love

First Line: Now my love and dearest jewel

Tune: The soldiers departure

References:

ESTC: R233708

Themes:  SoldiersLetter-writing

Douce Ballads 2(193b)

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Edition - Bod23960

Imprint Names:  Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1682 and 1703

Imprint: Printed for J. Back, at the Black Boy on London-Bridge, near the Draw Bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: V9983

Title: The young-mans complaint, or, An answer to The damosels tragedy

First Line: Now for the loss of my amorous jewel

Tune: Charon

References:

ESTC: R228723

Douce Ballads 2(261a)

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Edition - Bod4812

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.Blare, J.Brooksby, P.Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1683 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, J. Deacon, J. Blare, and J. Back


Ballad - Roud Number: V7612

Title: The bountifull brewers: who pays the King's taxes out of the poor men's purses

First Line: In this present reign, the war to maintain

Tune: An orange

Themes:  Taxation

Firth c.23(49)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads IV:335


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Edition - Bod4814

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.Blare, J.Brooksby, P.Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1683 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, J. Deacon, J. Blare, J. Back

Notes:  The second illustration was originally part of a larger block; see Firth c.23(40).


Ballad - Roud Number: V27372

Title: The loyal soldier of Flanders: or, The faithless lass of London

First Line: Young Thomas he was a proper lad

Tune: How can I be merry and glad?

References:

ESTC: R228387

Themes:  SoldiersLetter-writingApprentices

Don. b.13(59)

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Edition - Bod4815

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.Blare, J.Brooksby, P.Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1683 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, J. Deacon, J. Blare, and J. Back


Ballad - Roud Number: V8776

Title: A brief touch of the Irish wars: from the siege of Londonderry to the surrender of Drogheda ... and many other strong forts and castles

First Line: The French and the Tories are all in distress

Tune: Let Caesar live long

Themes:  Ireland

Firth c.23(29)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads II:310. Compare illustration to Firth c.23(40). The illustration was originally one block, but the pieces were later used independently; see Don. b.13(59).


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