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Edition - Bod4152

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: [Pr]inted at the \"Catnach Press\" by W. Fortey, [Mo]nmouth court, Bloomsbury

Notes:  Harding B 11(1038) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4733

Title: The dying soldier, or, Little cruiskeen

First Line: 'Twas a glorious day, worth a warrior's telling

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2375

Title: The royal Blackbird

First Line: Upon a fair morning for soft recreation

Subjects:  Charles Edward, prince, grandson of James II, king of England, 1720-1788

Firth c.14(250)

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Harding B 11(1039)

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Edition - Bod4333

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press\", by W.S. Fortey, Monmouth court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20228

Title: Study economy

First Line: I'm a gent reduced by railway speculations

Themes:  RailwaysDomestic economy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1156

Title: The labouring man

First Line: You Englishmen of each degree

Themes:  Working class

Firth b.25(285)

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Edition - Bod4692

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press\" by W.S. Fortey, 2 and 3, Monmouth court, Seven Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V25934

Title: Dr. Darwin

First Line: Oh, doctor Darwin he's the boy

Tune: King of the Cannibal islands

Subjects:  Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882

Firth b.28(50)

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Edition - Bod4873

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W. Fortey, (late A. Ryle,) Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury.

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(2572).


Ballad - Roud Number: 1153

Title: Kiss me quick

First Line: The other night as I was speaking to swee[t] Tarlina Spray

Firth b.34(161)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod4874

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W.S. Fortey, (late A, Ryle,) Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury

Notes:  Harding B 11(2573) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13806

Title: My old friend John

First Line: 'Tis forty years, my old friend John

Themes:  Friendship

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1153

Title: Kiss me quick

First Line: The other night as I was speaking to swee[t] Tarlina Spray

Harding B 11(2572)

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Edition - Bod4875

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1882 and 1901

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W.S. Fortey, 4 Great St. Andrew Street, Bloomsbury

Notes:  Harding B 11(2572) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13806

Title: My old friend John

First Line: 'Tis forty years my old friend John

Themes:  Friendship

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1153

Title: Kiss me quick

First Line: The other night I was speaking to sweet Tarlina Spray

Harding B 11(2573)

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Johnson Ballads 433

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Johnson Ballads 434

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Edition - Bod4888

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1874]

Imprint: London: W.S. Fortey, Printer & Publisher Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


Ballad

Title: New song on the Tichborne trial

First Line: The Tichborne trial is done at last

Tune: King of the Cannibal islands

Themes:  Tichborne claimant

Johnson Ballads fol. 55b

Notes:  MS note: sold in Oxford streets March 21st 1874


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Edition - Bod1090

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W.S. Fortey, 2 & 3 Monmouth court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3018

Title: Footsteps on the stairs

First Line: I miss thee now, those little feet

Themes:  Death - children

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 7714

Title: The vacant chair

First Line: We shall meet, but we shall miss him

Authors:  Washburn, Henry Stevenson, 1813-1903

Themes:  Soldiers - death in battle

Firth b.25(214)

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Edition - Bod1091

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: W.S. Fortey, Printer, Monmouth ct., London, W.C. Music published by J.W. Trayherne 14, Charles street, Soho square


Ballad - Roud Number: V20274

Title: The railway guard, the mail train to the North

First Line: At the terminus at Euston, of the North Western rail

Themes:  Railways

Firth b.25(215)

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Edition - Bod1092

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W. Fortey, (late A. Ryle) 2 & 3 Monmouth court Bloomsbury.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 280

Title: Erin's green shore

First Line: One evening of late as I strayed

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3930

Title: The English emigrant

First Line: God speed the keel of the trusty ship

Themes:  Emigration

Firth b.25(216)

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Edition - Bod1096

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: W.S. Fortey, General Steam Printer and Publisher, 2 & 3 Monmouth ct., Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1743

Title: The cottage by the sea

First Line: Childhood days now pass before me

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1102

Title: She lives with her own granny dear

First Line: Cries William when first come from sea

Firth b.25(227)

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Edition - Bod1099

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: W.S. Fortey, Printer and Publisher, 2 & 3, Monmouth court, Seven Dials


Ballad

Title: The Hammersmith belle

First Line: Oh, she lives out at Hammersmith Bridge

Firth b.25(248)

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Edition - Bod1103

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press\" by W.S. Fortey, 2 & 3 Monmouth court, Seven Dials, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12884

Title: I will stand by my friend

First Line: As on we go through life's career

Themes:  Friendship

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V32577

Title: The king of trumps

First Line: Oh! \"toujour gai's\" my motto boys

Themes:  Roistering

Firth b.25(259)

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Edition - Bod1104

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W.S. Fortey, Monmouth court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad

Title: Sarah Ridley, O!

First Line: Oh! white folk I'm from New York

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13898

Title: So early in the morning

First Line: South Carolina's a sultry clime

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth b.25(282)

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Edition - Bod1105

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press\" by W. Fortey (late A. Ryle) 2 & 3 Monmouth court Bloomsbury. (Established 1813)

Notes:  Harding B 11(1672) is another issue Harding B 11(1673) is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: 13250

Title: I wish I was with Nancy in the Strand

First Line: For the last three weeks I've been dodging

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsyUrban life

Firth b.25(260)

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Edition - Bod1106

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Notes:  Firth b.25(260) is another issue Harding B 11(1673) is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: 13250

Title: I wish I was with Nancy in the Strand

First Line: For the last three weeks I've been dodging

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsyUrban life

Harding B 11(1672)

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Edition - Bod1107

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W.S. Fortey, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury. Established 1813

Notes:  Firth b.25(260) is another issue Harding B 11(1672) is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: 13250

Title: I wish I was with Nancy in the Strand

First Line: For the last three weeks I've been dodging

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsyUrban life

Harding B 11(1673)

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Edition - Bod1109

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press\", by W. Fortey, (late A. Ryle & Co.), Monmouth court, Bloomsbury.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15329

Title: Merrily ply the pick & spade

First Line: Hurrah! hurrah! for the yellow gold

Themes:  Golddigging in Australia

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V25433

Title: The glorious vintage of Champagne

First Line: When fortune frowns and friends forsake

Themes:  Wine

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V15075

Title: We may be happy yet

First Line: Oh, smile as thou wert wont to smile

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

Firth b.25(268)

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Harding B 11(2405)

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Edition - Bod1110

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach\" Press, by W.S. Fortey, Monmouth court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 565

Title: My bonny Irish boy

First Line: When first I was courted by a bonny Irish boy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2816

Title: The Rose of Ardee

First Line: When first to this country a stranger I came

Firth b.25(269)

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Harding B 11(2524)

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Edition - Bod1115

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London. Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W. Fortey, Monmouth court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5575

Title: Thou art so near and yet so far

First Line: I know an eye so softly bright

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 12514

Title: My bonny Yorkshire lass

First Line: Kind friends I've come before you now

Themes:  Rural society

Firth b.25(289)

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Edition - Bod1116

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press\" by W.S. Fortey, Monmouth court, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6396

Title: Tony Brad, or, Funking the cobbler

First Line: There once was a cobbler by name Tony Brad

Themes:  Shoemakers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 24931

Title: Man the life boat

First Line: Man the life-boat! man the life-boat!

Themes:  Life-boats

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V6943

Title: The old chimney corner

First Line: In the dear old chimney corner let us circle round the fire

Firth b.25(290)

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Edition - Bod1118

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London; Printed at the \"Catnach Press\" by W.S. Fortey, Monmouth court, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13623

Title: White squall

First Line: The sea was bright, and the bark rode well

Authors:  Johns, R.

Themes:  Shipwreck

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 266

Title: The banks of Claudy

First Line: It was on a summer's morning, all in the month of May

Firth b.25(296)

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Harding B 11(4163)

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Edition - Bod1119

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: W.S. Fortey, General Steam Printer and Publisher, 2 & 3, Monmouth court, Bloomsbury

Notes:  Illustration contains the initials: IWCC


Ballad - Roud Number: 18948

Title: Who will care for mother now

First Line: Why am I so weak and weary

Tune: Annie Lisle

Themes:  Soldiers

Firth b.25(301)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1142

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed and Published at W.S. Fortey's Wholesale Juvenile Book Warehouse, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury, W.C.


1st Ballad

Title: Two speeches for the 5th of November. New speech

First Line: Good gentle folks pray

Subjects:  Fawkes, Guy, 1570-1606

Themes:  Guy Fawkes day

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V27114

Title: Two speeches for the 5th of November. Old speech

First Line: Pray remember the 5th of November

Subjects:  Fawkes, Guy, 1570-1606

Themes:  Guy Fawkes day

Johnson Ballads 446

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Edition - Bod1178

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth c.18(141).


Ballad - Roud Number: 265

Title: Fair Phoebe and her dark-eyed sailor

First Line: It's of a comely young lady fair

Firth c.12(261)

Notes:  Slip.


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