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Edition - Bod674

Imprint Names:  Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1640 and 1665

Imprint: London, printed for William Gilbertson, at the Bible in Giltspur-street


Ballad

Title: A warning-peice for ingroosers of Corne

First Line: Good people all pray lend an eare

Tune: In summer time

References:

ESTC: R218894

Subjects:  Norfolk (England)

Themes:  MerchantsPricesEconomy and trade

Wood 401(161)

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Edition - Bod693

Imprint Names:  Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1640 and 1665

Imprint: Printed for William Gilber[t]son


Ballad - Roud Number: 3988

Title: Little Iohn and the four beggers, a new merry song of Robin Hood and little John

First Line: All you that delight to spend some time

Tune: Robin Hood and the begger

References:

ESTC: R234888

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Themes:  Beggars

Wood 401(33)

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Edition - Bod716

Imprint Names:  Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1640 and 1665

Imprint: Printed for W. Gilbertson

Notes:  Compare the first illustration to Firth c.23(5) and Firth c.23(25)


Ballad - Roud Number: V18025

Title: The life and death of famous Thomas Stukelie an English gallant in the time of Queen Elizabeth

First Line: In the west of England

Tune: King Henries going to Bulen

References:

ESTC: R234889

Subjects:  ItalyMoroccoBarbaryPortugalStukely, Thomas, 1525-1578

Themes:  Soldiers

Wood 401(71)

Notes:  Printed on the reverse of a sheet of excise receipts. Attached to the reverse is a MS note by Wood, identifying Thomas Stukeley.


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Edition - Bod718

Imprint Names:  Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1640 and 1665

Imprint: London Printed for W. Gllberson [sic], in Gilt-spur-street

Sheet References:  ESTC: R234890

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V10245

Title: A lamentable ditty, composed upon the death of Robert lord Devereux, late earle of Essex

First Line: Sweet Englands pride is gone

Tune: Welladay

Subjects:  Essex, Robert Devereux, Earl of, 1566-1601

Themes:  1601

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V10246

Title: A lamentable new ballad upon the earle of Essex his death

First Line: All you that cry O hone, O hone

Tune: Essex last good night

Subjects:  Essex, Robert Devereux, Earl of, 1566-1601

Themes:  1601

Wood 401(75)

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Edition - Bod727

Imprint Names:  Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1640 and 1665

Imprint: Printed for W. Gilbertson


Ballad - Roud Number: 332

Title: Robin Hood and the tanner; or, Robin Hood met with his match

First Line: In Nottingham there lives a jolly tanner

Tune: Robin Hood and the stranger

References:

ESTC: R182804

Subjects:  Nottingham (England)Robin Hood (legendary character)

Themes:  Fighting

Wood 401(9)

Notes:  Printed on the reverse of a sheet of excise receipt forms. With a page attached in Wood's handwriting, citing historical and poetical references to Robin Hood by John Major and Michael Drayton

Edition - Bod886

Imprint Names:  Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1640 and 1665

Imprint: London, Printed for William Gilbertson dwelling at the Bible in Giltspur-street, without Newgate


Ballad

Title: The young-womans complaint, or, A caveat to all maids to have a care how they be married to old-men

First Line: Come all you young damsels both beauteous and free

Tune: What should a young woman do with an old man. or the Tyrant

References:

ESTC: R234891

Themes:  Age

Wood E 25(37)

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Edition - Bod921

Imprint Names:  Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1640 and 1665

Imprint: Printed for W. Gilbertson, in Guilt-spur-street


Ballad

Title: A new merry dialogue between John and Bessee the wo [sic] lusty brave lovers of the countrey. Or a couragious way of wooing

First Line: I am batchlour [sic] bold and brave

Tune: Sweet George I love thee

Authors:  Price, Laurence

References:

ESTC: R234892

Wood E 25(85)

Notes:  Imprint cropped


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Edition - Bod18690

Imprint Names:  Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1640 and 1665

Imprint: Printed for W. Gilbertson in Gilt-spur street


Ballad - Roud Number: V9800

Title: St. George for England, and St. Dennis for France

First Line: What need we brag or bost [sic] at all, of Arthur or his knights

References:

ESTC: R184075

Subjects:  FranceGeorge, Saint

Harding B 39(53)

Notes:  Harding B 39(53) is a photograph of Wood 401(117).


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Wood 401(117)

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Edition - Bod18705

Imprint Names:  Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1661]

Imprint: Printed for W. Gilbertson


Ballad - Roud Number: V3070

Title: A most wonderful and sad judgement of God upon one Dorothy Mattley late of Ashover

First Line: Listen a while dear friends I do you pray

Tune: Fortune my foe

References:

ESTC: R41518

Themes:  TheftCrime - 17th centuryDivine justice

Wood 401(177)

Notes:  Wood 401(177); MS date: In the beg. of March 1661.


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Harding B 39(64)

Notes:  Harding B 39(64) is a photograph of Wood 401(177).


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Edition - Bod18711

Imprint Names:  Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1663]

Imprint: Printed for William Gilbertson


Ballad - Roud Number: V9307

Title: The careless curate and the bloudy butcher

First Line: Black murther and adultery

Tune: Oh women, monstrous women

References:

ESTC: R37465

Subjects:  Chelmsford (England)

Themes:  AdulteryClergyCrime - 17th centuryCastration

Wood 401(187)

Notes:  Wood 401(187); MS. date: mense Feb: 1662. Harding B 39(69) is a photograph of Wood 401(187).


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Harding B 39(69)

Notes:  Harding B 39(69) is a photograph of Wood 401(187).


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Edition - Bod18714

Imprint Names:  Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1663]

Imprint: Printed for William Gilbertson


Ballad - Roud Number: V20990

Title: A wonder of wonders; being a true relation of a strange and invisible beating of a drum

First Line: All you that fear the God on high

Tune: Bragandary

Authors:  Miles, Abraham

References:

ESTC: R41805

Subjects:  Wiltshire (England)

Themes:  GhostsWonders

Wood 401(193)

Notes:  Wood 401(193); MS. date: mense Februar: 1662. MS. annotation of title: Tidworth [from Tidcomb]. Harding B 39(72) is a photograph of Wood 401(193).


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Harding B 39(72)

Notes:  Harding B 39(72) is a photograph of Wood 401(193).


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Edition - Bod18715

Imprint Names:  Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1662]

Imprint: Lonpuo [sic] Printed for William Gilbertson i [sic] at the Bible in Giltspur-street


Ballad - Roud Number: V14231

Title: The divils cruelty to mankind. Being a true relation of the life and death of George Gibbs

First Line: Good Christian people lend an eare

Tune: The two children in the wood

Authors:  Hamond, Charles

References:

ESTC: R42067

Themes:  TradesmenCrime - 17th centurySuicide

Wood 401(195)

Notes:  Wood 401(195); MS. date: mense mar. 1662 in ye beg: of said mounth. Harding B 39(73) is a photograph of Wood 401(195).


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Harding B 39(73)

Notes:  Harding B 39(73) is a photograph of Wood 401(195).


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Edition - Bod23444

Imprint Names:  Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1640 and 1665

Imprint: Printed for W. Gilbertson


Ballad - Roud Number: V17118

Title: The springs glory: or, A precious posie for pretty maidens

First Line: Now that bright Phoebus his rays doth display

Tune: Monk hath confounded

Authors:  P., J.

References:

ESTC: R227385

Themes:  Pastoral

Don. b.13(83)

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Edition - Bod23886

Imprint Names:  Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1640 and 1665

Imprint: Printed for William Gilbertson


Ballad

Title: [A mournful carol: or an Elegy lamentating the] tragick ends of two unfortunate faithfull lovers, Frankin and Cordelius

First Line: Frankin my loyal friend, O hone, O hone

Tune: Frankin is fled away

References:

ESTC: R43470

Themes:  Love, unfortunate

Douce Ballads 2(221b)

Notes:  Sheet divided; title cropped


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Edition - Bod23959

Imprint Names:  Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1640 and 1665

Imprint: [London, Printed for William Gilbertson at the Bible in Giltspur-street]


Ballad - Roud Number: V3184

Title: Your humble servant madam. Being the flattering courtier, or, The cheating lover

First Line: I am a blade

References:

ESTC: R234865

Douce Ballads 2(260b)

Notes:  Sheet divided; cropped bottom edge


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Edition - Bod23982

Imprint Names:  Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1640 and 1665

Imprint: [London, Printed] for William Gilbertson, [dwelling] in Gilt- spur-street


Ballad - Roud Number: V30835

Title: [The virgins constancy; or The faithfull marriner,] who proved most loyall, though he seem'd a fariner

First Line: Hard hap had I, poor harmlesse maid

Tune: Love's ride

References:

ESTC: R234231

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Douce Ballads 2(272a)

Notes:  Sheet divided; title cropped; imprint torn


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Edition - Bod1006

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1658 and 1664

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Uere [sic], and W. Gilbertson

Notes:  Wood 402(63, 64) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 288

Title: The Norfolk gentleman his last will and testament

First Line: Now ponder well you parents dear

Tune: Rogero

References:

ESTC: R41563

Themes:  OrphansMurder

Wood 401(109v, 110r)

Notes:  There is another ballad printed on the reverse.


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Edition - Bod609

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1658 and 1664

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles. T. Vere, W, Gilbertson


Ballad - Roud Number: V1474

Title: A pleasant new ballad of the Miller of Mansfield in Sherwood, and K. Henry the second, and how he was lodged at the Millers house, and of their pleasant communication

First Line: Henry our royall king would ride a hunting

Tune: The French Lavalto

References:

ESTC: R187089

Subjects:  Henry II, King of England, 1133-1189

Themes:  King and subjects

Wood 401(5)

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Edition - Bod647

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1658 and 1664

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, and W. Gilbertson


Ballad

Title: A new ballad, intituled, a warning to youth, shewing he [sic] lewd life of a merchants son of London

First Line: In London dwelt a merchant man

Tune: The Lady Darcy

References:

ESTC: R235004

Subjects:  Antwerp (Belgium)Richard III, King of England, 1452-1485

Themes:  MerchantsProstitutionRapeMagic

Wood 401(103)

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Edition - Bod648

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1658 and 1664

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, Tho. Vere, and W. Gilbertson


Ballad - Roud Number: 22132

Title: A godly warning for all maidens by the example of Gods judgements shewed upon one Jermans wife of Clifton in the county of Nottingham

First Line: You dainty dames so finely fram'd

Tune: The ladyes fall

References:

ESTC: R235005

Subjects:  Nottinghamshire (England)

Themes:  GhostsRejected suitor

Wood 401(105)

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Edition - Bod649

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1658 and 1664

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, and W. Gilbertson

Notes:  The first line is annotated: A Rich Merchant Man \"there was\"


Ballad - Roud Number: V11298

Title: A most sweet song of an English merchant born in Chichester

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

References:

ESTC: R218372

Subjects:  Chichester (England)Emden (Germany)

Themes:  MerchantsExecutionsCrime - 17th century

Wood 401(107)

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Edition - Bod652

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1658 and 1664

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, and William Gilbertson


Ballad - Roud Number: V6096

Title: A worthy example of a vertuous wife, who fed her father with her own milk

First Line: In Rome, I read, a noble man

Tune: Flying fame

References:

ESTC: R186877

Wood 401(111)

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Edition - Bod653

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1658 and 1664

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, and W. Gilbertson


Ballad - Roud Number: V791

Title: A lamentable ballad of the tragical end of a gallant lord, and a vertuous lady, with the untimely end of their two children

First Line: In Rome a noble man did wed

Tune: The lady's fall

References:

ESTC: R179935

Subjects:  Rome (Italy)

Themes:  MurderServantsAfricans

Wood 401(113)

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Edition - Bod661

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1658 and 1664

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, and W. Gilbertson

Notes:  The text in the second illustration is: Lord bring my soule out of prison. Psal. 142

Sheet References:  ESTC: R183245

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V32266

Title: Save a thief from the gallows, and he'l hang thee if he can, or, The merciful father, and the merciless son

First Line: You disobedient children mark my fall

Tune: Fortune my foe

Themes:  MurderCrime - 17th century

2nd Ballad

Title: The confession and repentance of George Sanders ... who killed his own uncle

First Line: Gods judgments now are rightly seen said I

Themes:  ExecutionsCrime - 17th century

Wood 401(143)

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Edition - Bod667

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1658 and 1664

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere. W. Gilbertson


Ballad - Roud Number: 1621

Title: The famous Battle between Robin Hood and the Curtall Fryar

First Line: In summer time when leaves grow green

References:

ESTC: R235008

Subjects:  Nottingham (England)Robin Hood (legendary character)

Wood 401(15)

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