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Edition - Bod1985

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Burbage and Stretton, Nottingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 178

Title: The soldier's cloak

First Line: Twas one Monday evening

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentSoldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3193

Title: The sailor's adventure for a wife

First Line: Early in the morning, by the break of day

Themes:  SailorsCourtship - difference in social status

Harding B 12(162)

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Edition - Bod2641

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Nottingham: Printed by Burbage and Stretton

Sheet References:  ESTC: T196679

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8094

Title: The bonny bells

First Line: O the bonny bonny bells

Themes:  Bells

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4009

Title: The humours of London

First Line: When I to London first came in

Themes:  Street traders

Harding B 12(138)

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Edition - Bod2652

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Nottingham: Printed by Burbage and Stretton

Sheet References:  ESTC: T196701

1st Ballad

Title: The crafty maiden

First Line: Come all you pretty men and maidens listen to me awhile

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V32745

Title: George and Nancy's parting. A new song

First Line: Our anchor's a tript, and our ship's under way

Themes:  Sailors - departure

Harding B 12(140)

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Edition - Bod2654

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Nottingham: Printed by Burbage and Stretton, No. 14, Long- Row

Sheet References:  ESTC: T196677

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V21080

Title: Awake my fair. A new song

First Line: Awake, my fair, sweet Chloe awake

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 24883

Title: The woodman. A much-admired song

First Line: Far remov'd from noise and smoke

Themes:  Woodcutting

Harding B 12(136)

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Edition - Bod2655

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Burbage and Stretton, Printers, Nottingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V34808

Title: Britannia's triumph: or,Nelson honoured. A favorite new song

First Line: Arise, muse arise, assist me to sing

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Themes:  Nile, battle of the, 1798

2nd Ballad

Title: Nelson's thunder or the Danish submission

First Line: The Russians, Swedes, and Danes combine

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815Copenhagen, battle of, 1801

Harding B 12(139)

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Edition - Bod2656

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Burbage and Stretton, Printers, Nottingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 6458

Title: The favourite song, of Crazy Jane

First Line: Why, fair maid, in ev'ry feature

Authors:  Lewis, Matthew Gregory, 1775-1818

References:

ESTC: T196702

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1246

Title: The Nottingham friar

First Line: A jolly fat friar lov'd liquor good store

References:

ESTC: T196709

Themes:  ClergyDrunkenness

Harding B 12(141)

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Edition - Bod2658

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Nottingham: Printed by Burbage and Stretton


1st Ballad

Title: Hoot awa. A favourite Scotch air

First Line: In dear Dunbarton's yellow fields

Subjects:  Scotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6370

Title: Stop, where are you going? A new song

First Line: The moon shone bright, and jockey said

Harding B 12(147)

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Edition - Bod2659

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Sold by Burbage and Stretton, Nottingham

Sheet References:  ESTC: T196735

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V16990

Title: Knowing Joe, a new song

First Line: I was call'd knowing Joe by the boys of our town

Notes:  Verse and prose

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V30661

Title: Sweet Jane of Grisipoly, a new song

First Line: O had I Allen R[a]msay's art

Subjects:  Ramsay, Allan, 1686-1758

Harding B 12(148)

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Edition - Bod2660

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Burbage and Stretton, Printers, Nottingham

Sheet References:  ESTC: T196739

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V19663

Title: Margery Grinder

First Line: When I was a mighty smart boy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V12171

Title: The grinders; or more grist to the mill

First Line: Search all the world high and low

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1768-1833

Harding B 12(150)

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Edition - Bod2661

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Burbage and Stretton, Printers, Nottingham

Sheet References:  ESTC: T196742

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V11019

Title: Messmates at sea. A new song

First Line: Old Oakum, Main-brace, honest Jack

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1973

Title: The physical snob

First Line: I am a physical snob, sirs

Themes:  ShoemakersPhysicians

Harding B 12(151)

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Edition - Bod2662

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Nottingham: Printed by Burbage and Stretton

Sheet References:  ESTC: T196749

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1104

Title: Outward bound

First Line: To old St. Cath'rine's now adieu

Themes:  Sailors - departure

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7359

Title: The careless tar

First Line: What matters, Tom, to where we're bound

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 12(154)

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Edition - Bod2663

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Nottingham: Printed by Burbage and Stretton

Sheet References:  ESTC: T196753

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: The pretty plough boy

First Line: It's of a pretty plough boy stood gazing on his team

Themes:  Rural society

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6797

Title: William and Nancy's parting

First Line: Come all you pretty maidens

Themes:  Sailors - departure

Harding B 12(155)

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Edition - Bod2664

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Burbage and Stretton, Printers, &c.

Sheet References:  ESTC: T196758

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9183

Title: The sailor dear. A new song

First Line: Ye maidens pretty in town and city

Themes:  SailorsLovers parted

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V28926

Title: The tradesman's lamentation for the loss of trade

First Line: Now the times altered among us many ways

Themes:  Trade depression

Harding B 12(159)

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Edition - Bod2666

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Nottingham: Printed by Burbage and Stretton


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9305

Title: Tom Careless

First Line: Tom Careless was odd, like a genius some said

Themes:  MoralityStoicism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V25109

Title: The poor little blind beggar boy

First Line: Near the jaws of a prison, in whose dismal gloom

Themes:  BeggarsDebtors' prison

Harding B 12(165)

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Edition - Bod2667

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Burbage and Stretton, Printers, Nottingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13765

Title: Tug at the oar

First Line: Oh! think on my fate, once I freedom enjoy'd

Authors:  Cross, J.C. (James C.), d. 1810

Themes:  Slavery - galley slaves

2nd Ballad

Title: Sweet Ellen

First Line: Cold blew the wind, no gleam of light

Harding B 12(167)

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Edition - Bod12656

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Nottingham: Printed by Burbage and Stretton

Sheet References:  ESTC: T196757

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1212

Title: The night before Larry was stretch'd

First Line: The night before Larry was stretch'd

Themes:  Executions

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V328

Title: The Chapter of admirals

First Line: Lord Effingham kick'd the Armada down

Themes:  Naval

Harding B 12(158)

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Edition - Bod12780

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Nottingham: Printed by Burbage & Stretton


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1277

Title: The female tar; or the Constant lovers; a new song

First Line: Come all blooming damsels and listen to my song

Themes:  Lovers partedWomen sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1431

Title: The young farmer's son

First Line: The farmer's son so sweet

Harding B 12(145)

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Edition - Bod12828

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  1800

Imprint: Burbage and Stretton's Office for Songs. 1800


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3101

Title: The snug bit of land in the ocean. A new song

First Line: In the midst of the sea like a stout man of war

Authors:  Dibdin, Thomas, 1771-1841

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22803

Title: Lash'd to the helm. A new song

First Line: In storms when clouds obscure the sky

Harding B 12(160)

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Edition - Bod12842

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Burbage and Stretton, Nottingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V28862

Title: A dumpling for Buonaparte

First Line: The annals of Britain with triumphs abound

References:

ESTC: T195559

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

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815Naval battles

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5382

Title: A salt eel for monsieur

First Line: Come, Poll, cease to patter and hand me some grog

References:

ESTC: T196705

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Harding B 12(143)

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Edition - Bod12876

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Nottingham: Printed by Burbage and Stretton

Sheet References:  ESTC: T196819

1st Ballad

Title: The unfortunate Maria. A favourite new song

First Line: As I was walking down by the sea shore

2nd Ballad

Title: The answer to the Jolly ploughing boy. A new song

First Line: Come all you pretty maidens give ear unto my song

Themes:  Lovers partedWomen sailorsCruel parents

Harding B 12(168)

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Edition - Bod13068

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Burbage and Stretton, Printers, Nottingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V22574

Title: The tars advice. A new song

First Line: Midst threats of invasion lets shape our course fair

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815NavalFrench invasion scares

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13818

Title: Tom Tuff

First Line: My name it is Tom Tuff, I've seen a little service

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 12(164)

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Edition - Bod13334

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Burbage and Stretton, Printers, &c.

Sheet References:  ESTC: T196746

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13615

Title: Moll and her mistress [with] The answer

First Line: Says Moll to her mistress, I long to be marry'd

Themes:  Marriage - women

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9424

Title: The pride of old England or The folly of man

First Line: As in a sweet slumber I was laid

Themes:  PrideSocial status

3rd Ballad
Harding B 12(153)

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Edition - Bod13478

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Nottingham: Printed by Burbage and Stretton


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20054

Title: Ben Bowsprit

First Line: Ben Bowsprit's the lad that's the theme of my song

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2959

Title: Colin's return to sea

First Line: Fear not, my Peggy, stormy winds, nor fear th' exulting foe

Tune: Good neighbours, I've good news to tell

Themes:  Sailors - departure

Harding B 12(137)

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Edition - Bod13687

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Nottingham: Printed by Burbage and Stretton

Sheet References:  ESTC: T196706

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 24248

Title: Easy and free

First Line: A traveller full forty years I have been

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V673

Title: Sweet lilies of the valley. A favourite song

First Line: O'er barren hills and flow'ry dales

Harding B 12(144)

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Edition - Bod13693

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Nottingham: Printed by Burbage & Stretton


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1207

Title: Abraham Newland, a new song

First Line: There ne'er was a name so branded by fame

Subjects:  Newland, Abraham, 1730-1807

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: The pretty plough boy. A favourite new song

First Line: It's of a pretty plough boy stood gazing on his team

Harding B 12(135)

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