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Edition - Bod1112

Imprint Names:  Forth, W.

Imprint Locations:  Bridlington

Imprint: Forth, Printer, Bridlington

Series Identifier: 130


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2673

Title: The post captain

First Line: When Steerwell heard me first impart

Authors:  Rannie, John

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V542

Title: I never lov'd any, dear Mary, but you

First Line: You tell me dear girl, that I'm given to rove

Firth b.25(277)

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Harding B 11(3129)

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Edition - Bod6558

Imprint Names:  Forth, W.

Imprint Locations:  Bridlington

Imprint: Forth, Printer, High-street, Bridlington


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3932

Title: The fine young English gentleman

First Line: I'll sing you a prime new song that was made by a young chap's pate

Notes:  A parody on The fine old English gentleman

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8946

Title: Bunhill-row courtship

First Line: In Bunhill-row there lived a dame

Firth b.25(218)

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Edition - Bod6563

Imprint Names:  Forth, W.

Imprint Locations:  Bridlington

Imprint: Forth, Printer, Bridlington


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20602

Title: Zachariah went to woo

First Line: Zachariah went to woo

Themes:  FightingCourts and law

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1175

Title: Young William was a seaman true

First Line: Young William was a seaman true

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusPress-gangsLovers parted

Firth b.25(213)

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Harding B 11(4404)

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Edition - Bod6570

Imprint Names:  Forth, W.

Imprint Locations:  Bridlington

Imprint: Forth, Printer, Bridlington

Series Identifier: 145


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1

Title: The gipsy laddy

First Line: There were seven gipsies in a gang

Themes:  GipsiesMarriage - desertion

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V143

Title: The Arab steed

First Line: Oh, bring me but my Arab steed

Themes:  Arab horse

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V7191

Title: The deep, deep sea

First Line: Oh come with me, my love

Firth b.25(220)

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Harding B 11(1318)

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Edition - Bod6574

Imprint Names:  Forth, W.

Imprint Locations:  Bridlington

Imprint: Forth, Printer, High-street, Bridlington


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1209

Title: Dame Durden

First Line: Dame Durden kept five serving girls

Themes:  Servants

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 11315

Title: Maid of Athens

First Line: Maid of Athens, ere we part

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V32869

Title: There's none but a fool

First Line: There's none but a fool will wed on a sudden

Themes:  Marriage - men

Firth b.25(225)

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Harding B 11(780)

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Edition - Bod6577

Imprint Names:  Forth, W.

Imprint Locations:  Bridlington

Imprint: Forth, Printer, Bridlington


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V372

Title: The comfort of man

First Line: When I was young many rambles I got

Themes:  Domestic violence

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 217

Title: When bucks a hunting go

First Line: How sweet is the horn that sounds in the morn

Themes:  Hunting

Firth b.25(229)

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Harding B 11(667)

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Edition - Bod6598

Imprint Names:  Forth, W.

Imprint Locations:  Bridlington

Imprint: Forth, Printer, High-street, Bridlington


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13783

Title: Harry Bluff

First Line: When a boy, Harry Bluff left his friends and his home

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V388

Title: The Rose of Lucerne

First Line: I've come across the sea

Themes:  Street traders

Firth b.25(249)

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Harding B 11(1482)

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Edition - Bod6611

Imprint Names:  Forth, W.

Imprint Locations:  Bridlington

Imprint: Forth, Printer, Bridlington


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V648

Title: The last whistle

First Line: Whether sailor or not, for a moment avast

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16992

Title: Such a knowing one I did grow

First Line: When I was a tiny boy

Firth b.25(264)

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Harding B 11(2082)

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Edition - Bod2781

Imprint Names:  Forth, W.

Imprint Locations:  Hull

Imprint: [W]averley-St., Hull

Notes:  Harding B 15(54b) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V7935

Title: Come sit thee down

First Line: Come sit thee down, my bonny love

Harding B 15(54a)

Notes:  Imprint cropped. The text and the illustrations are separately printed items. The first illustration catalogued here is at the top and centre of the image. Slip


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Edition - Bod2782

Imprint Names:  Forth, W.

Imprint Locations:  Hull

Imprint: Forth, Printer, 63, Waverley-St., Hull

Notes:  Harding B 15(54a) is another issue. Slip. Harding B 15(54a) is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: V7935

Title: Come sit thee down

First Line: Come sit thee down, my bonny love

Harding B 15(54b)

Notes:  The illustration and the text are separately printed items. The illustration and the text are separately printed items. Slip.


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Edition - Bod12353

Imprint Names:  Forth, W.

Imprint Locations:  Hull

Imprint: W. Forth, Printer, Hull

Series Identifier: 4


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 592

Title: Lovely Joan

First Line: A story to you I will relate

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 24926

Title: The veteran

First Line: 'Twas on a sabbath morn

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 11(2225)

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Edition - Bod12475

Imprint Names:  Forth, W.

Imprint Locations:  Hull

Imprint: Forth, Printer, Waverley St., Hull

Series Identifier: 169


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V14963

Title: A soldier and a man

First Line: A soldier stood on the battle field

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6473

Title: April showers after all

First Line: When lovers meet together

Harding B 11(3564)

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Edition - Bod13272

Imprint Names:  Forth, W.

Imprint Locations:  Bridlington

Imprint: Forth, Printer, Bridlington

Series Identifier: 158


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 19

Title: Squire and thrasher

First Line: A nobleman lived in a village of late

Themes:  Agricultural laborersRural society

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 18844

Title: The king and the west countryman

First Line: There was an old chap in the west country

Subjects:  George III, King of Great Britain, 1738-1820

Themes:  Rural societyKing and subjects

Harding B 11(3638)

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Edition - Bod7509

Imprint Names:  Forth, W.

Imprint Locations:  Hull

Imprint: W. Forth, Printer & Bookbinder, 68, Waverley-Street, Hull

Series Identifier: 54


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1778

Title: The pilot

First Line: Oh! pilot 'tis a fearful night

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 178

Title: The gentleman soldier

First Line: As I walked out one evening, one evening in the strand

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 11(3013)

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Edition - Bod7914

Imprint Names:  Forth, W.

Imprint Locations:  Bridlington

Imprint: Forth, Printer, Bridlington

Series Identifier: 168


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1259

Title: The gipsy king

First Line: Oh, 'tis I am the gipsy king

Themes:  Gipsies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3975

Title: The Sledmere poachers

First Line: Come all you gallant poaching lads, and gan alang with me

Themes:  Poaching

Firth b.34(124)

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Edition - Bod7918

Imprint Names:  Forth, W.

Imprint Locations:  Bridlington

Imprint: W. Forth, Printer, Bridlington

Series Identifier: 128


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 24879

Title: The Holderness fox hunt

First Line: You Holderness sportsmen attend to the chase

Themes:  Hunting

2nd Ballad
Firth b.34(134)

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Firth c.19(101)

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Edition - Bod8012

Imprint Names:  Forth, W.

Imprint Locations:  Bridlington

Imprint: Forth, Printer, Bridlington

Series Identifier: 122


Ballad - Roud Number: 7891

Title: Sich a getting up stairs

First Line: Kentuck one night a party met

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth b.34(272)

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Firth b.34(273)

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Edition - Bod8487

Imprint Names:  Forth, W.

Imprint Locations:  Bridlington

Imprint: Forth, Printer, Bridlington

Series Identifier: 116


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12675

Title: On board of the Arethusa

First Line: Come, all ye jolly sailors bold

Authors:  Hoare, Prince, 1755-1834

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13873

Title: Sir John Moore's burial

First Line: Not a drum was heard, nor a funeral note

Authors:  Wolfe, Charles, 1791-1823

Subjects:  Moore, John, Sir, 1761-1809

Firth c.12(58)

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Edition - Bod8699

Imprint Names:  Forth, W.

Imprint Locations:  Bridlington

Imprint: Forth, Printer, High-Street, Bridlington


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V391

Title: Hearts of oak

First Line: Come cheer up, my lads, 'tis to glory we steer

Authors:  Garrick, David, 1717-1779

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3095

Title: The boatie rows

First Line: O wheel may the boatie row

Notes:  The second stanza breaks into a different ballad

Themes:  Fishermen

Firth c.13(292)

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Edition - Bod14329

Imprint Names:  Forth, W.

Imprint Locations:  Hull

Imprint: Forth, Printer, Waverley St., Hull

Series Identifier: 176


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15204

Title: The gallant Garibaldi

First Line: The gallant Garibaldi

Subjects:  Garibaldi, Giuseppe, 1807-1882

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6681

Title: Hand in hand we'll face the world love

First Line: Wealth love cannot make those kisses

Harding B 13(195)

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Johnson Ballads 1751

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Edition - Bod15249

Imprint Names:  Forth, W.

Imprint Locations:  Bridlington

Imprint: Forth, Printer, Bridlington


Ballad - Roud Number: V1874

Title: Faithful Mary

First Line: The decks were clear'd, the gallant band

Themes:  Women sailors

Harding B 17(88b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15273

Imprint Names:  Forth, W.

Imprint Locations:  Bridlington

Notes:  See Firth c.12(58) for imprint Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth c.12(58)


Ballad - Roud Number: 12675

Title: On board of the Arethusa

First Line: Come, all ye jolly sailors bold

Authors:  Hoare, Prince, 1755-1834

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 16(188a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod17316

Imprint Names:  Forth, W.

Imprint Locations:  Bridlington

Imprint: Forth, Printer, Bridlington


Ballad - Roud Number: V11707

Title: The well of St. Agnes

First Line: A story there runs of a marvellous well

Themes:  Marriage

Harding B 25(2026)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17717

Imprint Names:  Forth, W.

Imprint Locations:  Bridlington

Imprint: Forth, Printer, Bridlington

Series Identifier: 168


Ballad - Roud Number: 1259

Title: The gipsy king

First Line: Oh 'tis I'm the gipsy king

Themes:  Gipsies

Harding B 25(730)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod22746

Imprint Names:  Forth, W.

Imprint Locations:  Bridlington

Imprint: Forth, Printer, Bridlington


Ballad - Roud Number: V30435

Title: The echo song

First Line: In that cottage my father long dwelt

Themes:  War

2806 c.18(99)

Notes:  Slip


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