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Edition - Bod12979

Imprint Names:  Grove

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Imprint: Grove, Printer, Green-street


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7235

Title: The black mechanical sweep

First Line: You public at large beware

Themes:  Chimney-sweeps

2nd Ballad

Title: Beware of the cabbage round Wandsworth

First Line: There was a jovial lady

Themes:  ServantsStealing

Harding B 11(311)

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Edition - Bod4806

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1629]

Imprint: Printed at London for F.G. on Snow-hill


Ballad - Roud Number: V29457

Title: A warning for wives, by the example of one Katherine Francis, alias Stoke

First Line: Alas what wretched bloody times

Tune: Bragandary

Authors:  Parker, Martin, d. 1656

Themes:  MurderCrime - 17th century

Firth c.23(1)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads I: 118


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Edition - Bod4933

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1643]

Imprint: Printed at London for F. Grove dwelling on Snow hill


Ballad - Roud Number: V22777

Title: A warning to all priests and jesuites, by the example of two masse-priests which ... were hangd

First Line: Come you seducers all

Tune: A rich merchant man

References:

ESTC: R231668

Themes:  Religious controversy - 17th centuryExecutions - 17th century

Ashm. H 23(47)

Notes:  Torn upper left corner.


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Edition - Bod4990

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1623 and 1661

Imprint: London, Printed for F. Grove on Snow-hill


Ballad - Roud Number: V34845

Title: A loyal subjects admonition, or a true song of Brittains Civil wars

First Line: Great controversie hath been in England

Authors:  J., T.

References:

ESTC: R234037

Subjects:  Monck, George, 1608-1670

Themes:  Restoration of the monarchy, 1660Politics and government - 17th century

Douce Ballads 2(241bv)

Notes:  Douce Ballads 2(241bv); sheet divided. Printed on the reverse of another ballad. The illustration has been annotated with speeches: I thanke you for my poor wife. Your humble servant sir. Harding B 39(20) is a photograph of Douce Ballads 2(241bv).


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Harding B 39(20)

Notes:  Douce Ballads 2(241bv); sheet divided. Printed on the reverse of another ballad. The illustration has been annotated with speeches: I thanke you for my poor wife. Your humble servant sir. Harding B 39(20) is a photograph of Douce Ballads 2(241bv).


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Edition - Bod4996

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1623 and 1661

Imprint: London, Printed for F. Grove no [sic] Snow-hill


Ballad - Roud Number: V10212

Title: A lecture for all sects and schismatics to read

First Line: What ayles the Anabaptists, so much to be perplext

Tune: Hey, ho, my hony

Authors:  P., I.

References:

ESTC: R179392

Subjects:  Charles II, king of England, 1630-1685

Themes:  ReligionProtestant dissenters

Wood 401(163)

Notes:  Wood 401(163) is numbered out of sequence, following Wood 401(165).


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Harding B 39(60)

Notes:  Harding B 39(60) is a photograph of Wood 401(163).


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Edition - Bod5327

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1623 and 1661

Imprint: London Printed for Francis Grove on Snow-hill


Ballad - Roud Number: V32450

Title: The downfall of pride. Riband-cod-pieces, black patches, and whatsoever is antick, apish, fantastick, and dishonourable to a civil government

First Line: A ballad, a ballad, lets make in hast

Tune: Bragandary

Authors:  C., H.

References:

ESTC: R174387

Themes:  Pride

Don. b.24(13)

Notes:  MS inscription on verso: A most proper New Ballad


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Edition - Bod651

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1623 and 1661

Imprint: London Printed for F. Grove on Snow-hill


Ballad - Roud Number: 3955

Title: Robin Hood and the bishop. Shewing How Robin Hood went to an old Womans house and changed Cloaths with her to scape from the Bishop; and how he robbed the Bishop of all his Gold, and made him sing a Mass

First Line: Come gentlemen all, and listen a while

Tune: Robin Hood and the stranger

References:

ESTC: R182767

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Themes:  Clergy

Wood 401(11)

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Edition - Bod665

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1623 and 1661

Imprint: London, Printed for Fran. Grove on Snow-hill


Ballad - Roud Number: V4234

Title: Win at first, lose at last; or, a new game at cards

First Line: Yee merry hearts that love to play

Tune: Ye gallants that delight to play

Authors:  Price, Laurence, 1628-1680

Notes:  The text is the same as: A knave at the bottom

References:

ESTC: R182786

Subjects:  Cromwell, Oliver, 1599-1658Charles II, king of England, 1630-1685Booth, George, 1622-1684

Themes:  Restoration of the monarchy, 1660Politics and government - 17th century

Wood 401(149)

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Wood 402(71, 72)

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Edition - Bod668

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1623 and 1661

Imprint: London, Printed for Francis Grove on Snow-hill


Ballad

Title: Jockies lamentation, whose seditious work was the loss of his country, and his kirk

First Line: When first the Scottish wars began

References:

ESTC: R179097

Subjects:  Scotland

Themes:  Civil war, 1642-1649Politics and government - 17th century

Wood 401(151)

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Edition - Bod669

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1623 and 1661

Imprint: London, Printed for Fran. Grove on Snow-hill


Ballad - Roud Number: V29756

Title: The new medley: or, A song composed of the rairest tunes

First Line: I am a bonny Scot sir, my name is Mickle John

References:

ESTC: R180945

Themes:  Commonwealth and protectorate, 1649-1660Politics and government - 17th centuryNationalityAnglo-Dutch War, 1652-1654

Edition - Bod678

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1623 and 1661

Imprint: London Printed for F. Grove dwelling on Snowhill


Ballad - Roud Number: 3982

Title: A New Song to drive away cold Winter, Between Robin Hood and the Jovial Tinker

First Line: In summer time when leaves grow green

Tune: In summer time

References:

ESTC: R180973

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Wood 401(17)

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Edition - Bod682

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1623 and 1661

Imprint: London, Printed for F. Grove on Snow Hill


Ballad - Roud Number: 3980

Title: Robin Hood and the butcher

First Line: Come all you brave gallants & listen a while

Tune: Robin Hood and the begger

Authors:  R., T. ([?Robins, T.])

References:

ESTC: S113210

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

Themes:  Shopkeepers

Wood 401(19)

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Edition - Bod684

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1623 and 1661

Imprint: London, Printed for Francis Grove, on Snow-hill


Ballad

Title: Robin Hood and the beggar, shewing, How Robin Hood and the Beggar fought, and how he changed Clothes with the Beggar, and how he went a begging to Nottingham? and how he saved three Brethren from being hang'd for stealing of Deer

First Line: Come light and listen you gentlemen all

Tune: Robin Hood and the stranger

Authors:  R., T. ([?Robins, T.])

References:

ESTC: S101654

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

Wood 401(23)

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Edition - Bod694

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1623 and 1661

Imprint: London, Printed for F. Grove, on Snow-hill


Ballad - Roud Number: 3957

Title: Robin Hood his rescuing Will Stutly from the sheriff and his men, who had taken him prisoner, and was going to hang him

First Line: When Robin Hood in the green wood liv'd

Tune: Robin Hood and Queen Katherine

References:

ESTC: R234834

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Wood 401(35)

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Edition - Bod696

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1623 and 1661

Imprint: London Printed for F. Grove on Snow-hill


Ballad - Roud Number: 3990

Title: Robin Hoods golden prize

First Line: I have heard talk of bold Robin Hood

Tune: Robin Hood was a tall young man

Authors:  Price, Laurence, 1628-1680

References:

ESTC: R182074

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Themes:  Clergy

Wood 401(39v, 40r)

Notes:  Another ballad is printed on the reverse: Wood 401(40v, 39r).


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Edition - Bod697

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1623 and 1661

Imprint: London, Printed for F.G.


Ballad - Roud Number: V29891

Title: No fool to the old fool: or, A cuckold in querpo

First Line: To mourn for the dead that in joy doth remain

References:

ESTC: R234836

Themes:  Adultery

Wood 401(40v, 39r)

Notes:  Printed on the reverse of another ballad: Wood 401(39v, 40r). MS note: Uncovered 1881.



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Edition - Bod715

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1623 and 1661

Imprint: London Printed for Fran. Grove


Ballad - Roud Number: 1790

Title: Robin Hoods progresse to Nottingham

First Line: Robin Hood hee was and a tall young man

Tune: Bold Robin Hood

References:

ESTC: R182810

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Wood 402(14, 15)

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Edition - Bod729

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1623 and 1661

Imprint: London, Printed for Francis Grove on Sow-hill [sic]


Ballad

Title: Iohn Arm-strongs last good night

First Line: Is there never a man in all Scotland

Tune: Fare you well guilt Knock-hall

Authors:  R., T. ([?Robins, T.])

References:

ESTC: R182337

Subjects:  Edinburgh (Scotland)Armstrong, John, d. 1528

Themes:  MilitaryLetter-writingKing and subjects

Wood 401(93)

Notes:  Wood 401(93); MS. notes on reverse, by Anthony Wood, identifying the protagonist as an historical figure, Will Armstrong or Will of Kinmouth


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Wood 402(59, 60)

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Edition - Bod733

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1623 and 1661

Imprint: London, printed for F, Grove on Snow-hill


Ballad - Roud Number: 72

Title: Renowned Robin Hood: or, His famous archery truly related

First Line: Gold tane from the kings harbengers

References:

ESTC: R182632

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Wood 402(10, 11)

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Edition - Bod898

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1623 and 1661

Imprint: London, Printed for F.G. on Snow-hill

Notes:  The first cut bears the initials: R.I.


Ballad - Roud Number: V12023

Title: Flora's farewell: or, The shepherds love-passion song

First Line: Flora farewel, I needs must go

Tune: A thousand times my love commend

Authors:  Price, Laurence, 1628-1680

References:

ESTC: R182064

Themes:  Unrequited love

Wood E 25(48)

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Edition - Bod6342

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1623 and 1661

Imprint: London, printed for F. Grove dwelling on Snow-hill


Ballad

Title: [None]

First Line: Good subjects and they

Notes:  The second part of a ballad

References:

ESTC: R43851

Themes:  Restoration of the monarchy, 1660

Firth b.20(25)

Notes:  Half-sheet


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Edition - Bod3159

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1623 and 1661

Imprint: London Printed for Francis Grove on Snow-Hill


Ballad - Roud Number: V13587

Title: The wandring Jews chronicle: or, The old historian his brief declaration ... of each coronation

First Line: When William duke of Normandy

Tune: Our prince is welcome out of Spain

Authors:  Parker, Martin, d. 1656

References:

ESTC: S119915

Themes:  JewsHistory

Wood 401(121)

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Edition - Bod12129

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1623 and 1661

Imprint: London Printed for Francis Grove on Snow-hill

Notes:  Wood 401(49) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V8039

Title: The king and a poor Northern-man

First Line: To drive away the weary day

Tune: The slut

Authors:  Parker, Martin, d. 1656

References:

ESTC: S94602

Wood 402(45, 46)

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Edition - Bod12226

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1623 and 1661

Imprint: London, Printed for Grove on Snow-hill

Notes:  References: STC 19249.5. Wood 402(45, 46) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V8039

Title: The king and a poor Northern man

First Line: To drive away the weary day

Tune: The slut

Authors:  Parker, Martin, d. 1656

References:

ESTC: S126426

Subjects:  Northumberland (England)

Themes:  King and subjects

Wood 401(49)

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Edition - Bod18709

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1661]

Imprint: London, printed for F.G. on Snow-hill


Ballad - Roud Number: V34791

Title: Misery to bee lamented: or, A doleful relation of the sad accident which befell Lawrence Cawthorn

First Line: All you that spend your precious times

Tune: Troy town

References:

ESTC: R41504

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  WondersBurial1661Crime - 17th centuryTradesmen

Wood 401(185)

Notes:  Wood 401(185); MS. date: 1661.


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Harding B 39(68)

Notes:  Harding B 39(68) is a photograph of Wood 401(185). Harding B 39(68) is a photograph of Wood 401(185).


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