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Edition - Bod1048

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew street, Seven Dials, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13894

Title: I've journey'd over many lands

First Line: I've journey'd over many lands

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5532

Title: Friend of my soul

First Line: Friend of my soul the goblet sip

Themes:  Drinking

Firth b.25(32)

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Edition - Bod1049

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew street, Seven Dials, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1569

Title: Rosa Lea; or Don't be foolish, Joe

First Line: When I lived down in Tennessee

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5009

Title: Massa is a stingy man

First Line: Oh, massa is a stingy man

Firth b.25(40)

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Harding B 11(3318)

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Edition - Bod1051

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew street, Seven Dials, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3231

Title: Mary Machree

First Line: The flower of the valley was Mary Machree

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4454

Title: Mary Blane

First Line: I once did lub a pretty gal

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth b.25(44)

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Edition - Bod1052

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew street, Seven Dials, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5009

Title: Massa is a stingy man

First Line: Oh, massa is a stingy man

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4636

Title: Free trade

First Line: Since free trade is the cry both in country and town

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th centuryFree trade

Firth b.25(45)

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Edition - Bod1054

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew street, Seven Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V4842

Title: One thing or t'other

First Line: I was twenty-one last birthday

Themes:  Marriage

Firth b.25(48)

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Edition - Bod1055

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew street, Seven Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V2845

Title: Unfortunate Sally or Billy don't you cry for me

First Line: Now Sally, where are you going?

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentSoldiersIllegitimacy

Firth b.25(51)

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Edition - Bod1056

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13829

Title: With all her faults I love her still

First Line: I love thee still with all thy faults

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5560

Title: I'll seek a four-leaved shamrock

First Line: I'll seek a four-leaved shamrock

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

Firth b.25(53)

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Edition - Bod1957

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1841]

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V7446

Title: John Bull and his Jim along josey

First Line: I am John Bull a very poor old man

Harding B 11(1901)

Notes:  MS note in upper right corner: Nov. 1841


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Edition - Bod146

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1851

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3230

Title: Blue-ey'd Mary

First Line: As I walked out one morning

Notes:  Imperfect

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14022

Title: Mary the maid of the green

First Line: If benuty [sic] doth love to the bosom convey

Johnson Ballads 76

Notes:  Holed



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Edition - Bod154

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1851

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V3320

Title: Come Britons fill the flowing bowl, and drink to the royal christening

First Line: Come Britons fill a flowing bowl

Tune: Landlord fill the flowing bowl

Authors:  Morgan, John

Subjects:  Edward VII, King of Great Britain, 1841-1910

Johnson Ballads 80

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Edition - Bod156

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1841]

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V9403

Title: A comic act of parliament. Or something wonderful, funny, and curious, for 1841

First Line: Since times are very queer

Notes:  Verse and prose

Subjects:  Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901

Themes:  Women

Johnson Ballads 81

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Edition - Bod164

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1851

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad

Title: The earthquake did not arrive

First Line: It was on the sixteenth day of March

Tune: Nix my Dolly

Themes:  Earthquakes

Johnson Ballads 85

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Edition - Bod168

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1851

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V8808

Title: Erin's patriot, Dan of the shamrock shore

First Line: You bold repealers of the Irish nation

Subjects:  O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847

Johnson Ballads 86

Notes:  Torn edges


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Johnson Ballads 86A

Notes:  Torn edges


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Edition - Bod170

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1851

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V15492

Title: Father Mathew and the pledge

First Line: Father Mathew is come to town

Subjects:  Mathew, Theobald, 1790-1856

Themes:  Temperance

Johnson Ballads 87

Notes:  Torn lower left corner


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Edition - Bod188

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1842]

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V4024

Title: The humours of the royal christening

First Line: Oh, hark the bells do merrily ring

Tune: The king of the cannibal islands

Subjects:  Edward VII, King of Great Britain, 1841-1910

Johnson Ballads 93

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Edition - Bod195

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1851

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials, London


Ballad

Title: John Bull and his rhubarb

First Line: Last Sunday morning in full glee

Subjects:  Russell, John Russell, Earl, 1792-1878Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901Disraeli, Benjamin, Earl of Beaconsfield, 1804-1881Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850Wellington, Arthur Wellesley, Duke of, 1769-1852Montez, Lola, 1818-1861

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th centuryHome Rule - IrelandDomestic violence - law 1853

Johnson Ballads 98

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Edition - Bod199

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1851

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V24457

Title: Lamentation of Thomas H. Hocker

First Line: Farewell! vain world, a long farewell

Themes:  Murder

Johnson Ballads 99


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Edition - Bod6488

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andeew [sic] street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 13839

Title: Butcher spare that lamb

First Line: Butcher spare that lamb

Firth b.25(14)

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Edition - Bod6520

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew street, Seven Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V13740

Title: The farmers lament

First Line: Come all you good people that live in this shire

Themes:  PovertyTrade depression

Firth b.25(16)

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Harding B 11(1161)

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Edition - Bod6569

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1851

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39 Great St. Andrew street, Seven Dials, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1718

Title: The dandy Broadway swell

First Line: You talk ob dandy niggers, but you neber saw dis croon

Themes:  FashionsBlackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 738

Title: Buffalo gals

First Line: As I went lumb'ring down de street

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V143

Title: Arab steed

First Line: Oh, bring me but my Arab steed

Themes:  Arab horse

Firth b.25(22)

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Harding B 11(785)

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Edition - Bod6632

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew street, Seven Dials, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20308

Title: Perhaps its as well as it is

First Line: By my pa and my ma I'm styl'd

Themes:  Marriage prospects - women

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1982

Title: The moon is up

First Line: The moon is up and in the sky

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 7064

Title: The drunkard's child

First Line: Taking my walks on a cold winter's day

Notes:  Harding B 15(90a) is another impression of this ballad alone

Themes:  Drunkenness

Firth b.25(49)

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Harding B 11(2991)

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Edition - Bod6641

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew street, Seven Dials, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5293

Title: Woman's heart

First Line: A youthful knight, whose hopes were bent

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3315

Title: The heart bow'd down

First Line: The heart bow'd down by weight of woe

Authors:  Bunn, A. (Alfred), 1796-1860

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V9726

Title: Some poets praise

First Line: Some poets praise the violets hue

Themes:  Heather

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1749

Title: Gaily the troubadour

First Line: Gaily the troubadour touched his guitar

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839

Firth b.25(54)

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Edition - Bod6700

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 793

Title: Gallant poacher

First Line: Come all you lads of high renoun

Themes:  Poaching

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V364

Title: The coal black steed

First Line: The knight is on his steed again

Firth b.34(118)

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Edition - Bod6812

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1851

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials, London

Notes:  Harding B 15(161a) is a duplicate, with a separately printed illustration pasted adjacent.


Ballad - Roud Number: V8033

Title: The king of the sea!

First Line: I'm king of the sea! with joy I ride

Themes:  Sea, the

Harding B 16(121d)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod6885

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 171

Title: Young Ramble away

First Line: As I was a walking down Birmingham street

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentIllegitimacy

Firth b.34(247)

Notes:  Slip


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