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Edition - Bod6672

Imprint Names:  Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  18--

Imprint: J. Livsey, Printer 12 Wittle [sic]-street Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4744

Title: Be careful in choosing a wife

First Line: Now all young men that are going to be wed

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15617

Title: I'm like to be there

First Line: Eh my feather he not a shilling will give

Firth b.25(533)

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Edition - Bod2343

Imprint Names:  Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  18--

Imprint: J. Livsey, Printer, 12, Whittle-st, Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13899

Title: The soldier's dream

First Line: Our bugles sung truce for the night-clowd [sic] had lowered

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13901

Title: Star of Glengary

First Line: The red moon is up o'er the moss-covered mounrain [sic]

Harding B 11(3574)

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Edition - Bod2477

Imprint Names:  Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Imprint: Sold by J. Livsey, 43, Hanover-Street, Shudehill, Manchester

Series Identifier: 335


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V29971

Title: We will not stop again

First Line: The servant lads and lasses gay, now Whitsuntide draws near

Subjects:  Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryFarmersTaxationAgricultural laborers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3956

Title: Frolicsome Kate

First Line: Did you ever hear tell of young frolicsome Kate

Themes:  Rejected suitor

Harding B 11(4097)

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Edition - Bod11454

Imprint Names:  Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  18--

Imprint: J. Livsey, No 12 Whittle-st manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1427

Title: Erin's lovely home

First Line: When I was young and in my prime just aged twenty-one

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3089

Title: A life on the ocean wave

First Line: A life on the ocean wave

Authors:  Serjeant, E.

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 11(1089)

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Edition - Bod11652

Imprint Names:  Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  18--

Imprint: J. Livsey, Printer, 12, Whittle-street, Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12727

Title: The girls of Lancashire

First Line: Attend you lads and lasses and a story you shall hear

Subjects:  Lancashire (England)

Themes:  Girls

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V433

Title: Steer my bark to Erin's isle

First Line: Oh, I have roamed over many lands

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839

Themes:  Ireland

Harding B 11(1329)

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Edition - Bod11968

Imprint Names:  Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Imprint: Sold at 12, Whittle Street, Oldham-st, Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15094

Title: I'm a gent

First Line: I'm a gent, I'm a gent, I'm a gent ready made

Themes:  Dandies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1982

Title: The m[o]on is up

First Line: The moon is up and in the sky

Harding B 11(1713)

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Edition - Bod12756

Imprint Names:  Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  18--

Imprint: J. Livsey, Printer, 12, Whitt[l]e-ts [sic] Oldham-st. Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1088

Title: The warbling waggoner

First Line: When first I went a waggontng [sic]

Themes:  Carriers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: Green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Harding B 11(4030)

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Edition - Bod12773

Imprint Names:  Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  18--

Imprint: J. Livsey, Printer, 12, Wittle-street [sic], Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2905

Title: The shamrock, rose and thistle

First Line: The land of old Erin is the land of delight

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2658

Title: Gossoping [sic] wife

First Line: Of all the wives that plague mens lives

Harding B 11(3468)

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Edition - Bod12884

Imprint Names:  Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  18--

Imprint: Sold at the Song Matr [sic], 12, Whittle-street Oldham-steet [sic], Mnchester [sic]


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 24930

Title: The blackbird

First Line: Twas on a bank of dasies [sic] sweet

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 218

Title: Oxford city

First Line: Its of a fair maid in Oxford city

Subjects:  Oxford (England)

Themes:  JealousyMurderCrime - 19th century

Harding B 11(298)

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Edition - Bod13911

Imprint Names:  Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  18--

Imprint: Sold by J. Livsey, 12, Whittle st. Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V351

Title: Convict's child

First Line: The convict ship lay near the beach

Themes:  Transported convict

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15033

Title: I'm afloat

First Line: I'm afloat, I'm afloat, on the fierce rolling tide

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 11(689)

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Edition - Bod14005

Imprint Names:  Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  18--

Imprint: Sold at the Song Mart, 12, Whittle-st. ... Livsey Printer Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 370

Title: Dawning of the day

First Line: As I waek'd [sic] forth one morning fair all in the summer time

Subjects:  Bantry Bay (Ireland)

Themes:  SeductionMay

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13248

Title: The home of an Englishman

First Line: There's a land that bears a well-known name

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

Harding B 11(806)

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Edition - Bod14104

Imprint Names:  Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  18--

Imprint: Printed by J. Livsey, 12, Whittle-street, Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4885

Title: Dolly Dixon

First Line: I'm Robin the ploughboy fro Saddleworth come

Themes:  Fairs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V22720

Title: Navvy on the line

First Line: I am a navy [sic] bo[l]d, that has tramp'd the country round, sir

Themes:  Migrant labor - Irish

Harding B 11(926)

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Edition - Bod14870

Imprint Names:  Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Notes:  See Harding B 11(2004) for imprint


Ballad - Roud Number: 218

Title: Oxford city

First Line: Its of a fair maid in Oxford city

Notes:  The same setting of type appears in a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(298). Also, without the last two stanzas, in Harding B 11(2004)

Themes:  Jealousy

Harding B 16(195c)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 17(229a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod15253

Imprint Names:  Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  18--

Imprint: J. Livsey, Printer, 12, Whittle-street, Manchester

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(1329)


Ballad - Roud Number: 12727

Title: The girls of Lancashire

First Line: Attend you lads and lasses and a story you shall hear

Themes:  Girls

Harding B 16(331a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod21841

Imprint Names:  Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  18--

Imprint: Livsey, Printer 12 Whittle-street Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: V15796

Title: Sale of a wife

First Line: Come all you lads and lasses gay

Themes:  Wife-selling

2806 c.16(142)

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Harding B 11(3399)

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Edition - Bod21901

Imprint Names:  Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  18--

Imprint: Sold, Wholesale and Retail, by J. Livsey, No. 12, Whittle- street, Oldham-street, Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: V15157

Title: Rigs of the fair

First Line: You lads and lasses every where

Themes:  Fairs

2806 c.16(196)

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Edition - Bod21936

Imprint Names:  Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  18--

Imprint: J. Livsey, Printer, Whittle-street, Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: V5658

Title: Things I'd like to see

First Line: Come all you good people, wherever you be

Themes:  Poverty

2806 c.16(229)

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Edition - Bod21953

Imprint Names:  Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  18--

Imprint: Livsey, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: V8426

Title: Country chap's adventures down a coal pit

First Line: Come lads and lasses all as you wish to hear a song

Authors:  Wrigley, I.

Performers:  Wrigley, I.

Themes:  Coalmines and mining

2806 c.16(248)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 15(71b)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(321b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5930

Imprint Names:  Wheeler, J.Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterManchester

Date  between 1827 and 1847

Imprint: [above] Sold at the Cheap Song Mart, 43 Hanover-st. [below] Wheeler, Printer, 9, Whittle-st. Oldham-st


Ballad - Roud Number: 962

Title: Pretty Susan the pride of Kildare

First Line: When first from sea I landed I had a roving mind

Harding B 17(246b)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 1935

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod2116

Imprint Names:  Wheeler, J.Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterManchester

Imprint: J. Wheeler Printer, Whittle-St Manchester. Sold at 12, Whittle Street, Oldham-st Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5104

Title: A new flounce to your gown

First Line: Of all the gay fashions we daily do see

Themes:  Fashions

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1982

Title: The moon is up

First Line: The moon is up and in the sky

Harding B 11(2640)

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Edition - Bod1637

Imprint Names:  Walker, G., jun.Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  DurhamManchester

Date  between 1834 and 1886

Imprint: Printed by George Walker, Jun., Sadler-street, Durham, and Sold by John Livsey, 43, Hanover-St., Shudehill, Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: 13873

Title: The burial of sir J. Moore

First Line: Not a drum was heard, not a funeral note

Authors:  Wolfe, Charles, 1791-1823

Subjects:  Moore, John, Sir, 1761-1809

Harding B 16(173a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod12973

Imprint Names:  Walker, G., jun.Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  DurhamManchester

Date  between 1834 and 1886

Imprint: Printed by George Walker, Jun., Durham. Sold by J. Livsey, 43, Hanover Street, Shudehill, Manchester

Series Identifier: 278


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7225

Title: Black gate

First Line: I now attempt my choral to clang

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7769

Title: She sat within the abbey walls

First Line: A maiden was there from her father's halls

Harding B 11(310)

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Edition - Bod15651

Imprint Names:  Walker, G., jun.Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  DurhamManchester

Date  between 1834 and 1886

Imprint: Printed by George Walker, Jun., Sadler-street, Durham, and sold by John Livsey, Shudehill, Manchester

Series Identifier: 142


Ballad - Roud Number: V5499

Title: A bull in a china shop

First Line: You've heard of a frog in an opera hat

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1768-1833

Harding B 17(41b)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 1579

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16038

Imprint Names:  Walker, G., jun.Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  DurhamManchester

Date  between 1834 and 1886

Imprint: Printed by George Walker, Jun., Sadler-Street, Durham. Sold by John Livsey, 43, Hanover-Street, Shudehill Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: 12739

Title: Leather breeches

First Line: Although a simple clown, my life pass'd sweet as honey

Harding B 17(163b)

Notes:  Slip


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