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Edition - Bod2289

Imprint Names:  Barr

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Date  c.1840

Notes:  With recipes for remedies from Culpepper, Wm. Salmon, and others. See Johnson Ballads 1815 for imprint


1st Ballad

Title: Prince Charlie

First Line: When Charlie first came to the North

Notes:  Royal Scotch songs, 1

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 9077

Title: Mother Shipton's, prophecies!

First Line: A house of glass shall come to pass

Harding B 11(3362)

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Edition - Bod11696

Imprint Names:  Barr

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Date  c.1840

Imprint: Barr, Printer, Marsh-lane, Leeds


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5444

Title: The gospel ship

First Line: The gospel ship has long been sailing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4262

Title: The days we went to sign the pledge

First Line: In the days we went to sign the pledge

Tune: In the days we went a gipsying

Themes:  Temperance

Harding B 11(1379)

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Edition - Bod12479

Imprint Names:  Barr

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Date  c.1840

Imprint: Barr, Printer, Marsh Lane, Leeds

Notes:  With a note on the increase of the population of Leeds between 1861 and 1871. Part of a sheet of four; see Johnson Ballads 1815 Part of a sheet of four; see Johnson Ballads 1815


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13805

Title: My gentle mother dear!

First Line: There was a place in childhood that I remember well

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

Themes:  Mothers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V452

Title: Do you ever think of me love

First Line: Do you ever think on me, love?

Harding B 11(2539)

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Edition - Bod12671

Imprint Names:  Barr

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Date  c.1840

Imprint: Barr, Printer, Marsh Lane, Leeds


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15351

Title: The new Jerusalem

First Line: Brethren, come and go with me

Themes:  Religion

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16240

Title: Gospel beggar

First Line: A beggar I am at the end of my days

Themes:  Religion

Harding B 11(2656)

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1816; on the reverse is an advertisement for sheep and cattle fences.


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Harding B 11(2657)

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1816; on the reverse is an advertisement for sheep and cattle fences.


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Johnson Ballads 1816

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1816; on the reverse is an advertisement for sheep and cattle fences.


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Edition - Bod12896

Imprint Names:  Barr

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Imprint: Barr, 153 Marsh Lane, Leeds

Notes:  Part of a sheet of four; see Johnson Ballads 1801 Part of a sheet of four; see Johnson Ballads 1801

Series Identifier: 110


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: Flora the lilly of the west

First Line: It's when I came to England some pleasure for to find

Themes:  IrelandMurderCourts and lawScotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 155

Title: Mary of the moor

First Line: 'Twas one cold night when the wind

Themes:  Cruel father

Harding B 11(3)

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Edition - Bod13333

Imprint Names:  Barr

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Date  c.1840

Imprint: Barr, Printer, Marsh Lane, Leeds


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 11745

Title: Susannah don't you cry

First Line: I'm going to Alabama

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13248

Title: The Englishman

First Line: There's a land that bears a well known name

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

Harding B 11(3702)

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Edition - Bod13502

Imprint Names:  Barr

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Date  c.1840

Imprint: Barr, Printer, Marsh-Lane, Leeds

Series Identifier: 43


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13388

Title: The waiter: or, Wait a little longer

First Line: I met the waiter in his prime

Themes:  Servants

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1602

Title: I don't think much of you

First Line: Your attention now I crave, which I hope you won't refuse

Harding B 11(4003)

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Johnson Ballads 1839

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Johnson Ballads 1840

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Johnson Ballads 1841

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Edition - Bod13944

Imprint Names:  Barr

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Date  c.1852

Imprint: Barr, Printer, 8 Bridge Street, Leeds


Ballad

Title: The countryman's wedding

First Line: When I wur at whoam, and work'd hard at the plough

Authors:  Wad, J.

Notes:  Verse and prose. Followed by: Toasts, &c

Themes:  Marriage

Harding B 11(726)

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Edition - Bod14045

Imprint Names:  Barr

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Imprint: Barr, Printer, 58 Meadow Lane, Holbeck


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2419

Title: The deeds of Napoleon

First Line: You hero[e]s of the day, that are lively, brave and g[a]y

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2658

Title: Gossiping wife

First Line: Of all the wives that plague men[s] lives

Themes:  Domestic strifeSpeech

Harding B 11(856)

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Edition - Bod16458

Imprint Names:  Barr

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Date  c.1840

Imprint: Barr, Printer, Leeds


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4945

Title: I'd rather be an Englishman

First Line: I would rather be an Englishman

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2681

Title: The slave

First Line: I had a dream, a happy dream

Themes:  Slavery

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V2814

Title: The iron child

First Line: Draw near awhile good people all

Themes:  Prisons

Harding B 20(68)

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Edition - Bod19612

Imprint Names:  Barr

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Date  c.1840

Imprint: Barr, Printer, Marsh Lane


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15727

Title: The dream

First Line: As I lay on my bed last night

Authors:  Gill, W.

Themes:  Epidemics

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15091

Title: I loved the maid for loving me

First Line: I did not love her for her face

Johnson Ballads 1799

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Johnson Ballads 1800

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Edition - Bod19614

Imprint Names:  Barr

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Imprint: Barr, 153 Marsh Lane, Leeds

Series Identifier: 110


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: Flora the lilly of the west

First Line: It's when I came to England some pleasure for to find

Authors:  Brown, G.

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 155

Title: Mary of the moor

First Line: 'Twas one cold night when the wind

Themes:  Pregnancy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V184

Title: Beautiful child

First Line: Beautiful child by thy mother's knee

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 1146

Title: Young Edward the gallant hussar

First Line: A damsel possess'd of great beauty

Johnson Ballads 1801

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1801 is cut in two



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Johnson Ballads 1802


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Edition - Bod21025

Imprint Names:  Barr

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Date  c.1840

Imprint: Barr, Printer, Marsh Lane, Leeds

Notes:  Part of a sheet of four ballads; see Johnson Ballads 1801.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V184

Title: Beautiful child

First Line: Beautiful child by thy mother's knee

Themes:  Children

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1146

Title: Young Edward the gallant hussar

First Line: A damsel possess'd of great beauty

Themes:  SoldiersCruel parents

Harding B 11(206)

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Edition - Bod23021

Imprint Names:  Barr

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Date  [c.1840]

Imprint: Barr, Printer, 58 Meadow lane, Holbeck

Notes:  Curzon b.35(17) is another edition. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(856)


Ballad - Roud Number: 2419

Title: The deeds of Napoleon

First Line: You heroes of the day, that are lively, brave, and gay

Notes:  See Curzon b.35(17) for another edition. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(856)

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

Curzon b.39(203)

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Edition - Bod23527

Imprint Names:  Barr

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Date  c.1840

Imprint: Barr, Printer, Marsh Lane, Leeds


Ballad

Title: The Russian bears' ashes. A new song on the times

First Line: You Britons all of each degree, attention pay awhile to me

Subjects:  Russia

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856Politics and government - 19th century

Harding B 25(1676)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11727

Imprint Names:  Barr, R.

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Date  c.1852

Imprint: R. Barr, Printer, 8 Bridge Street, Leeds


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2290

Title: The green fields of America

First Line: Farewell to the land of shilelah and shamrock

Subjects:  IrelandCanada

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1457

Title: Tobacco

First Line: Tobacco is an Indian weed

Themes:  Smoking

Harding B 11(1413)

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Edition - Bod11768

Imprint Names:  Barr, R.

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Date  c.1852

Imprint: Sold by R. Barr, 72, Marsh Lane, Leeds


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15525

Title: Happy day

First Line: I'm glad I ever saw the day

Themes:  Religion

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3795

Title: Invitation to Sunday schools

First Line: O come, come away

Themes:  Sunday schools

Harding B 11(1462)

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Johnson Ballads 1803

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Johnson Ballads 1804

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Johnson Ballads 1805

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Johnson Ballads 1806

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Johnson Ballads 1807

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Edition - Bod12099

Imprint Names:  Barr, R.

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Date  c.1852

Imprint: Sold by R. Barr, 72, Marsh Lane, Leeds


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V16488

Title: Jesus crucified!

First Line: I'll sing of Jesus crucified

Themes:  Jesus Christ

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V101

Title: 'Tis all for the best!!!

First Line: My soul now arise, my passions take wing

Themes:  Religion

Harding B 11(1869)

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Johnson Ballads 1808

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Johnson Ballads 1809

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Johnson Ballads 1810

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Johnson Ballads 1811

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Edition - Bod12111

Imprint Names:  Barr, R.

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Date  c.1852

Imprint: Sold by R. Barr, Tobacconist, Dealer in Snuff and Cigars, 72, Marsh-lane, Leeds


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7455

Title: Job, the patient man

First Line: Come all you worthy Christians

Notes:  Hymn

Themes:  Job (biblical figure)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15151

Title: The promised land

First Line: There is a land of pleasure

Notes:  Hymn

Themes:  Heaven

Harding B 11(1883)

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Johnson Ballads 1812

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Edition - Bod12130

Imprint Names:  Barr, R.

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Date  18--

Imprint: Barr, Printer, 83 Meadow Lane, Holbeck


Ballad - Roud Number: V8900

Title: The labourer's, horizon at sunrise

First Line: How pure the air how sweet the breeze

Themes:  Working class

Harding B 11(2016)

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Edition - Bod12462

Imprint Names:  Barr, R.

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Date  c.1852

Imprint: Sold, Wholesale and Retail, by R. Barr, 72, Marsh Lane, Leeds


1st Ballad

Title: Mary's complaint

First Line: When Mary in the morning to the sepulchre came

Themes:  Religion

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14855

Title: Heaven's my home

First Line: The Christian pilgrim sings

Themes:  Religion

Harding B 11(2367)

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Johnson Ballads 1813

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Edition - Bod12501

Imprint Names:  Barr, R.

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Date  c.1852

Imprint: Sold by R. Barr, 72, Marsh Lane, Leeds


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V14842

Title: The Methodist

First Line: I'm what they call a Methodist, one of the noisy few

Themes:  Methodists

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15777

Title: The realms of the blest

First Line: We speak of the realms of the blest

Themes:  Religion

Harding B 11(2419)

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Johnson Ballads 1814

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Edition - Bod12598

Imprint Names:  Barr, R.

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Date  c.1840

Imprint: Richard Barr, Printer, Marsh Lane, Leeds


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15591

Title: Swill tub

First Line: This love we all know is a very queer thing

Tune: Sarah Sykes

Notes:  Verse and prose

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1507

Title: I'm king of the forest glade

First Line: O I am a child of the forest wild

Harding B 11(3721)

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Edition - Bod12768

Imprint Names:  Barr, R.

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Date  c.1852

Imprint: Sold by R. Barr, 72, Marsh Lane, Leeds


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5444

Title: Old gospel ship

First Line: What vessel are you sailing in

Themes:  Religion

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15618

Title: Try again

First Line: Have you not succeeded yet?

Harding B 11(2799)

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Johnson Ballads 1819

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Johnson Ballads 1820

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Johnson Ballads 1821

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Johnson Ballads 1822

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Johnson Ballads 1823

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Johnson Ballads 1824

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Johnson Ballads 1825

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Edition - Bod13044

Imprint Names:  Barr, R.

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Date  c.1852

Imprint: Sold by R. Barr, Tobacconist, Dealer in Snuff & Cigars, 72, Marsh-lane, Leeds


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V16045

Title: The ranters' ship

First Line: The ranter's ship is sailing yet

Themes:  Religion

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16165

Title: On the cross!

First Line: Behold! Behold the Lamb of God

Themes:  Jesus Christ

Harding B 11(3229)

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Johnson Ballads 1828

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Johnson Ballads 1829

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Johnson Ballads 1830

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Johnson Ballads 1831

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Johnson Ballads 1832

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Johnson Ballads 1833

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