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Edition - Bod4971

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and Sold at the Printing-Office in Bow-Church-Yard, London

Notes:  Douce Ballads 3(37b) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V791

Title: A lamentable ballad of the tragical end of a gallant lord and virtuous lady

First Line: In Rome a nobleman did wed

Tune: The lady's fall

References:

ESTC: T37507

Themes:  MurderAfricansMaster and servant

Harding B 3(40)

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Edition - Bod4981

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and Sold in Bow-church-yard, London


Ballad

Title: The siege of Gaunt: or, The valorious acts of Mary Ambree

First Line: When Captain courageous, whom death could not daunt

Tune: The blind beggar of Bethnal green

Harding B 39(209)

Notes:  Negative photocopy of Percy III.40


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Edition - Bod1871

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and Sold in Bow-Church-Yard, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V11298

Title: The Chichester merchant: or, The victim rescu'd

First Line: A rich merchant man there was, that was both grave and wise

References:

ESTC: T192352

Subjects:  Germany

Themes:  MerchantsExecutions

Harding B 4(83)

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Edition - Bod5013

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and Sold at the Printing-Office in Bow-Church-Yard, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V8200

Title: The good housewife's coat of arms; or, The spinning-wheel's glory

First Line: One morning as I was trudging about

Harding B 39(187)

Notes:  Negative photocopy of Percy II.8. The illustration is from the chapbook, The history of the noble Marquis of Salus, or, Patient Grissel.


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Edition - Bod5016

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and Sold at the Printing-Office Bow-Church Yard, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V9044

Title: The presumptous [sic] sinner; or A dialogue between a noble lord and a poor woodman

First Line: A noble lord of high renown

Harding B 39(205)

Notes:  Negative photocopy of Percy III.5


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Edition - Bod5024

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and Sold at the Printing-Office in Bow-Church-Yard, London

Notes:  Harding B 3(40) is another edition.


Ballad

Title: A lamentable ballad of the tragical end of a gallant lord and virtuous lady

First Line: In Rome a nobleman did wed

Tune: The lady's fall

References:

ESTC: N70824

Subjects:  Rome (Italy)

Themes:  MurderAfricans

Douce Ballads 3(37b)

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Edition - Bod5240

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and Sold at the Printing-Office in Bow-Church-Yard London


Ballad - Roud Number: V12188

Title: The humorous bites of the world

First Line: All you that stand by, I would have you draw nigh

References:

ESTC: T206273

Themes:  ShopkeepersTradesmenEconomy and tradeFrauds in trade

Douce Ballads 3(42b)

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Edition - Bod5261

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and Sold in Bow-Church Yard, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 3729

Title: The life and death of fair Rosamond. King Henry the second's concubine

First Line: When as king Henry rul'd this land

Authors:  Deloney, Thomas, 1543-1600

References:

ESTC: T40910

Subjects:  Clifford, Rosamond, d. 1176Henry II, King of England, 1133-1189Eleanor, of Aquitaine, Queen, consort of Henry II, King of England, 1122-1204

Johnson Ballads 1366

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Edition - Bod5264

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and Sold at the Printing-Office in Bow-Church-Yard, London

Notes:  Harding B 3(61) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 132

Title: The rarest old ballad that ever was seen, of the blind beggar's daughter of Bethnal green

First Line: It is of a blind beggar that long lost his sight

References:

ESTC: T46299

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusBeggars

Harding B 3(62)

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Edition - Bod5265

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and Sold at the Printing-Office in Bow-Church-Yard, London

Notes:  Harding B 3(62) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 132

Title: The rarest old ballad that ever was seen, of the blind beggar's daughter of Bethnal-green

First Line: It is of a blind beggar that long lost his sight

References:

ESTC: T208210

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusBeggars

Harding B 3(61)

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Edition - Bod5442

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and Sold in Bow Church Yard


Ballad - Roud Number: 288

Title: The children in the wood: or The Norfolk gentleman's last will and testament

First Line: Now ponder well, ye parents dear

References:

ESTC: T192104

Themes:  Orphans

Harding B 4(30)

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Edition - Bod5764

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and Sold at the Pinting-Office [sic] Bow-Church Yard


Ballad - Roud Number: 560

Title: William and Susan

First Line: All in the Downs the fleet was moor'd

Tune: Black-ey'd Susan

Authors:  Gay, John, 1685-1732

References:

ESTC: T207050

Themes:  SailorsLove, pleasant

Harding B 1(6)

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Edition - Bod5994

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and Sold in Bow Church Yard, London


Ballad

Title: The jolly Crispin's garland

First Line: Two princely brethren once there were

References:

ESTC: T130513

Themes:  Shoemakers

Harding B 5(41)

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Edition - Bod654

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and Sold at the Printing-Office in Bow Church-Yard, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V9994

Title: The crafty lass's garland. Who'll buy the rabbit? Or, The coney brought to a fair market

First Line: Come all that love to be merry

Tune: The Cambridgeshire lass

Themes:  IllegitimacyPaternity

Harding B 39(174)

Notes:  Negative photocopy of Percy I.50


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Edition - Bod840

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and Sold at the Printing-Office in Bow-Church-Yard, London

Notes:  The cuts appear in chapbooks printed by Dicey and Marshall, Aldermary Church Yard


Ballad - Roud Number: V3204

Title: News from Hide-park; or, A very merry passage that happened between a North-country gentleman, and a very gaudy gallant lady of pleasure

First Line: One evening, a little before it was dark

Tune: The crossed couple

References:

ESTC: N70851

Themes:  Countryman in LondonProstitution

Douce Ballads 3(67b)

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Edition - Bod6256

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Artists: 

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and Sold at the Printing-Office in Bow-Church-Yard, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 1700

Title: The bloody gardener's cruelty; or, The shepherd's daughter betrayed

First Line: Come all you constant lovers, and to me lend an ear

References:

ESTC: T207045

Themes:  MurderCourtship - difference in social statusCruel mother

Harding B 1(100)

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Edition - Bod2490

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and Sold at the Printing-Office in Bow Church-Yard, London


Ballad

Title: The Somersetshire garland: or The serving-man bound apprentice to his mistress

First Line: Near Somersetshire lived a squire of fame

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusServants

Harding B 39(193)

Notes:  Negative photocopy of Percy II.28


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Edition - Bod11208

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and Sold in Bow-Church-Yard, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V3420

Title: The golden bull: or, The garland of love's craftiness

First Line: Come listen, young lovers, awhile, and you'll find

References:

ESTC: T35670

Themes:  DisguiseLove, pleasant

Harding B 1(114)

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Edition - Bod11261

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and Sold at the Printing-Office in Bow-Church-Yard, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 622

Title: The Plymouth tragedy: or Fair Susan's overthrow

First Line: Beautiful virgins of birth and breeding

References:

ESTC: T42508

Subjects:  India

Themes:  SailorsLovers parted

Harding B 1(56)

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Edition - Bod11270

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and sold in Bow-Church-Yard, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 560

Title: William and Susan

First Line: All in the Downs the fleet was moor'd

Tune: Black-eyed Susan

Authors:  Gay, John, 1685-1732

References:

ESTC: T207051

Themes:  SailorsLove, pleasant

Harding B 1(7)

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Edition - Bod12898

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Sold at the Printing-Office in Bow-Yard, Church [sic] London

Notes:  Firth b.19(6) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V10223

Title: Cupid's revenge; or An account of a king, who slighted all women, and at length was forced to marry a beggar

First Line: A king once reign'd beyond the seas

References:

ESTC: N70806

Themes:  Cophetua, kingCourtship - difference in social status

Douce Ballads 3(18b)

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Edition - Bod13850

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed in Bow Church-Yard, London


Ballad

Title: Coventry made free by Godina [sic], countess of Chester

First Line: Leofricus, that noble earl

Tune: Prince Arthur died at Ludlow

Notes:  With a prose introduction

Subjects:  Coventry (England)

Harding B 39(173)

Notes:  Negative photocopy of Percy I.48. With MS amendments and note: vid. Hearne Scoti Chron. Ref. (i.e. John Fordun, Scotichronicon, ed. Thomas Hearne, 1722)


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Edition - Bod7692

Imprint Names:  [Dicey, W. and C.]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: [Printed and sold in Bow-church-yard, London]


Ballad - Roud Number: 892

Title: Fair Maudlin, the merchant's daughter of Bristol

First Line: Behold the touchstone of true love

References:

ESTC: T35168

Themes:  ReligionLovers partedWoman in disguiseItaly

Harding B 1(66)

Notes:  Imprint cropped


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Edition - Bod10845

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and Sold at the Printing-Office in Bow Church-Yard, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V9381

Title: The fox chase: or, The hunstman's harmony

First Line: All in a morning fair

References:

ESTC: T207052

Themes:  Hunting

Harding B 1(13)

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Edition - Bod8517

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and Sold at the Printing-Office in Bow-Church Yard, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V6791

Title: The breath of life

First Line: When first I drew the breath of life

References:

ESTC: N71137

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.12(91)

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