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Edition - Bod4810

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1689]

Imprint: Printed for J. Deacon, at the Angel in Guiltspur street


Ballad - Roud Number: V28200

Title: The joy of London-Derry, in the happy arrival of their majesties forces

First Line: Protestants rejoyce and sing

Tune: Londonderry

Themes:  Londonderry, siege of

Firth c.23(85)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads II:322


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Edition - Bod4811

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1691]

Imprint: Printed for J. Deacon at the Angel in Guilt-spur-street, without Newgate


Ballad

Title: Summers his frolick

First Line: God prosper long the just and good

Tune: Russell's farewell

Themes:  Highwaymen

Firth c.23(31)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads II:198


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Edition - Bod4962

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1671 and 1704

Imprint: Printed for J. Deacon, at the Angel in Guilt-Spur-Street, without Newgate


Ballad - Roud Number: V3482

Title: Poor Tom the taylor his lamentation

First Line: Tom the taylor near the Strand

Tune: Daniel Cooper

References:

ESTC: R229031

Themes:  Theft

Vet. A1 b.6(2)

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Edition - Bod1398

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1671 and 1704

Imprint: Printed for J. Deacon, at the Angel in Guiltspur-street, without Newgate

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(73a) is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: V1867

Title: Faithful Damon; or, Fair Celia obtained

First Line: Lately in a shady bower

Tune: The doubting virgin

References:

ESTC: R227154

Themes:  Pastoral

Don. b.13(29)

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Edition - Bod1979

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1671 and 1704

Imprint: Printed for, J. Deacon, at the Angel in Guilt-spur-street, without Newgate


Ballad - Roud Number: V1897

Title: The true lovers ghost

First Line: Ladies all behold and wonder

Tune: Tender hearts of London city

References:

ESTC: R227405

Themes:  Unrequited loveWomen

Don. b.13(86)

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Douce Ballads 2(222b)

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Edition - Bod5030

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1671 and 1704

Imprint: Printed for J. Deacon, at the sign of the Angel in Guilt-spur- street


Ballad - Roud Number: V8235

Title: Kind William: or, Constant Betty

First Line: Constant Betty that sweet creature

Tune: The doubting virgin

Authors:  Bowne, Tobias, 1672-1695

References:

ESTC: R235415

Douce Ballads 1(107b)

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Edition - Bod787

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1671 and 1704

Imprint: Printed for J. Deacon at the Angel in Gilt-Spur-street, without Newgate


Ballad - Roud Number: V27571

Title: The goddesses glory: or, The loyal lover wounded by their splended beauty

First Line: When the soft winds did blow

Tune: Walking beneath the shades

References:

ESTC: R216261

Wood 417(114)

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Wood 417(145)

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Wood 417(176)

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Edition - Bod793

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1685

Imprint: Printed for J. Deacon, at the Angel in Guiltspur-Street, without Newgate. 1685


Ballad

Title: Englands royal renown, in the coronation of ... king James the 2d. and ... queen Mary

First Line: Noble hearted English boys

Tune: The cannons roar

References:

ESTC: R213646

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

Wood 417(143)

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Edition - Bod797

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1671 and 1704

Imprint: Printed for J. Deacon, at the Angel in Guiltspur-street, without Newgate


Ballad - Roud Number: V5303

Title: Cupids victory over the virgins heart or Love in its colours

First Line: Where's my shepherd (my love) Hey-ho

Tune: Where is my shepherd

References:

ESTC: R235589

Wood 417(152)

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Edition - Bod799

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1688

Imprint: Printed for J. Deacon, at the Angel in Guiltspur-Street, without Newgate. 1688


Ballad - Roud Number: V28058

Title: Sefautian's farewel: or Fair Silvia's matchless cruelty

First Line: Hope farewel; adieu to all pleasure

Tune: Sefautian's farewell

References:

ESTC: R183683

Wood 417(159)

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Edition - Bod835

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1688

Imprint: Printed for J.D. in the Year 1688


Ballad - Roud Number: V8214

Title: The Reading skirmish: or The bloody Irish routed by the victorious Dutch

First Line: We came into brave Reading by night

Tune: Lilliburlero

References:

ESTC: R235752

Wood E 25(113)

Notes:  MS annotation below imprint: Decemb.


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Edition - Bod836

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1689]

Imprint: Printed for J. Deacon, in Guiltspur-street


Ballad - Roud Number: V8018

Title: The subjects satisfaction, being a new song of the proclaiming king William and queen Mary

First Line: King William is come to the throne

Tune: Grim king of the ghosts

References:

ESTC: R235757

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

Wood E 25(114)

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Edition - Bod6080

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed for J. Deacon, at the Angel in Guiltspur-Street

Notes:  With an advertisement for other broadsides published by J. Deacon: Mercy and Cruelty striving for Victory; Excellent example for all young-men; Gods works is the worlds wonder [describing the frost on the Thames River]; A looking-glass for this present age; The world's vanity, or, The Christian's ABC; The old man's complaint; The old man's exhortation to his son; The ten capital and reigning sings, now too predominant in this age.


Ballad - Roud Number: 1031

Title: The great messenger of mortality: or, A dialogue betwixt Death and a beautiful lady

First Line: Fair lady, lay your costly robes aside

Edition - Bod6307

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1690]

Imprint: Printed for J. Deacon at the Angel in Gilt-spur-street


Ballad - Roud Number: V22678

Title: The young man's counsellour, or, The most deserved praise of those sweet complexioned damosels of the black and brown

First Line: All thoughts of confusion forbear

Tune: All trades

References:

ESTC: R227509

Themes:  Beauty

Firth b.19(28)

Notes:  Cropped at top


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Edition - Bod2727

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1688

Imprint: Printed for J. Deacon, at the Angel in Guiltspur-Street, without Newgate. 1688

Notes:  Don. b.13(6) is another edition.


Ballad

Title: An answer to Sefautian's farewel: or Fair Silvia's dying complaint for the decease of her love

First Line: My Sefautian, art thou deceased

Tune: Sefautian's farewell

References:

ESTC: R229953

Wood 417(160)

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Edition - Bod2732

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1671 and 1704

Imprint: Printed for J. Deacon, at the Angel in Guilt-spur-street, without Newgate


Ballad - Roud Number: V31831

Title: An answer to the wealthy grasier; or, An account of the pleasant passages on the wedding-day

First Line: Did you not hear of a wedding of late?

Tune: Ladies of London

References:

ESTC: R229954

Themes:  WealthWeddings

Douce Ballads 1(5b)

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Edition - Bod3463

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1671 and 1704

Imprint: Printed for J. Deacon


Ballad - Roud Number: V10276

Title: A general summons for those belonging to the hen-peckt- frigat, to appear at Cuckolds'-point, on the 18th. of this instant October

First Line: Here is a summons for all honest men

Tune: Ladies of London

References:

ESTC: R42049

Wood 417(12)

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Edition - Bod10609

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1685]

Imprint: Printed for J. Deacon, at the Angel in Guilt-Spur-Street without Newgate


Ballad - Roud Number: V20545

Title: Rebellion rewarded with justice. Or The last farewell of the late duke of Monmouth

First Line: Farewell, farewell deceitful pride

Tune: Russell's farewell, Or, Busie fame

Firth c.23(25)

Notes:  Photograph of: Pepys Ballads II:243. Compare the third illustration to Firth c.23(5) and Wood 401(71)


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Edition - Bod10642

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1671 and 1704

Imprint: Printed for J. Deacon, at the Angel, in Guilt-Spur-Street


Ballad - Roud Number: V7516

Title: Perjury punish'd with justice; or Miles Prance his sorrowful lamentation for his foul offences

Themes:  Perjury

Firth c.23(5)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads II:236. Compare the third illustration to Wood 401(71) and Firth c.23(25).


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Edition - Bod10649

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1671 and 1704

Imprint: Printed for J. Deacon, at the Angel in Guilt-spur-street


Ballad

Title: The chimney-men's grief: or, The poor subjects joyful expectation of the downfall of that terrible tax which so long has been their yearly vexation

First Line: Let all loyal subjects rejoyce now amain

Tune: Why are my eyes still flowing

Themes:  Hearth tax

Firth c.23(55)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads IV:309


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Edition - Bod10658

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1671 and 1704

Imprint: London: Printed for J. Deacon, at the Angel in Guilt-spur- street


Ballad - Roud Number: V28501

Title: The destruction of plain dealing: or, Poor conscience out of countenance by the unjust practitioners of this present age

First Line: Poor conscience unregarded lies

Tune: O desperate folly

Firth c.23(99b)

Notes:  Photograph of the British Library copy

Edition - Bod18616

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1684]

Imprint: Printed for J. Deacon, at the Angel in Guilt-spur-street, without Newgate


Ballad - Roud Number: V30340

Title: The sorrowful assembly: or, The maidens humble petition to the batchelors of London, to be kind to them in their distress

First Line: Batchelors how could you prove so unkind

Tune: The ladies of London

References:

ESTC: R184486

Themes:  Marriage - women

Wood 417(134)

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Harding B 39(100)

Notes:  Harding B 39(100) is a photograph of Wood 417(134).


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Edition - Bod18617

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1671 and 1704

Imprint: Printed for I. Deacon, at the Angel in Guilt-Spur-Street, without Newgate


Ballad - Roud Number: V1873

Title: Faithful Coridon; or, Coy Phillis conquer'd by kind Cupids assistance

First Line: Now am I tost on waves of love

Tune: When May was in her youthful dress

References:

ESTC: R231237

Wood 417(135)

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Harding B 39(101)

Notes:  Harding B 39(101) is a photograph of Wood 417(135).


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Edition - Bod18621

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1671 and 1704

Imprint: Printed for J. Deacon, at the Sign of the Rainbow, between St. Andrews Church and David's-Inn, in Holborn


Ballad

Title: Toms-son his repetition to his wife; bewailing his present state

First Line: Will you hear of Tom'sons dream?

Tune: Young Jemmy

References:

ESTC: R185380

Subjects:  Thompson, Nathaniel, d. 1687

Wood 417(151)

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Harding B 39(107)

Notes:  Harding B 39(107) is a photograph of Wood 417(151).


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Edition - Bod18622

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1671 and 1704

Imprint: Printed for J. Deacon, at the Angel in Guiltspur-street


Ballad - Roud Number: V24283

Title: Lovers extasie: or, Strephon and Cloas corronation

First Line: As Strephon did unfold his flocks

Tune: Jenny Gin

References:

ESTC: R235585

Themes:  Pastoral

Wood 417(153)

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Harding B 39(108)

Notes:  Harding B 39(108) is a photograph of Wood 417(153).


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