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Edition - Bod478

Imprint Names:  Onley, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: London: Printed by and for W.O. and are to be sold by J. Walter, at the Hand and Pen in High Holbourn


Ballad - Roud Number: V3822

Title: Two unfortunate lovers: a relation of the lamentable end of John True and Susan Mease

First Line: Attend you lovers and give ear

Tune: The bride's burial

References:

ESTC: R185837

Vet. A3 b.43(16)

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Edition - Bod549

Imprint Names:  Onley, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1689 and 1709

Imprint: London: Printed by and for W.O. and are to be sold by the Booksellers


Ballad

Title: [An excellent ballad of the noble marquess and patient Grissel]

First Line: A noble marquess

Notes:  Lacks title and otherwise imperfect

References:

ESTC: R176848

Mus. 1 c.118(6d)


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Edition - Bod557

Imprint Names:  Onley, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1689 and 1709

Imprint: London: Printed by and for W.O. and are to be sold by the Booksellers of Pye-corne [sic] and London-bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: 892

Title: Maudlin the merchant's daughter of Bristol

First Line: Behold the touchstone of true love

Tune: The maiden's joy

References:

ESTC: R180464

Mus. 1 c.118(6m)


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Edition - Bod558

Imprint Names:  Onley, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1689 and 1709

Imprint: London: Printed by W.O. and sold by the Booksellers of Pye- corne [sic] and London-bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: V4234

Title: [Win at first, and lose at last]

First Line: Ye merry hearts, that love to play

Tune: Ye gallants that delight to play

Authors:  Price, Laurence, 1628-1680

Notes:  Lacks the title

References:

ESTC: R235763

Subjects:  Cromwell, Oliver, 1599-1658Charles II, king of England, 1630-1685

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

Mus. 1 c.118(6n)

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Edition - Bod2665

Imprint Names:  Onley, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: London: Printed by and for W.O. and sold by the Booksellers


Ballad - Roud Number: V12023

Title: Flora's farewel: or, The passionate shepherd's love-song

First Line: Flora farewel, I needs must go

Tune: A thousand times my love commend

References:

ESTC: R235667

Vet. A3 b.43(8)

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Edition - Bod16297

Imprint Names:  Onley, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1689 and 1709

Imprint: London: Printed by and for W.O. and are to be sold by the Booksellers of Pye-corner and London-bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: 72

Title: Renown'd Robin Hood: or His famous actions and worthy exploits before q. Katherine, truly related

First Line: Gold tane from the king's harbengers

References:

ESTC: R182634

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Harding B 2(71)

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Edition - Bod18847

Imprint Names:  Onley, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed by W.O. for A. Bettesworth, at the [Red Lion ...]


Ballad - Roud Number: V10194

Title: The dispairing lover's address to Charon, for a passage to the Elizium shades: or, The fond lover's lamentation for the unkindness of Silvia

First Line: Charon make haste, and ferry me over

Tune: Charon make haste

References:

ESTC: N70044

Vet. A3 b.43(5)

Notes:  Cropped along bottom edge


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Edition - Bod23502

Imprint Names:  Onley, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1689 and 1709

Imprint: London: Printed by and for W.O. and are to be sold by the booksellers of Pye-corner and London-bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: 293

Title: Cupids trapan: or, The scorner scorn'd: or, Willow turn'd into carnation

First Line: Once did I love a bonny bonny bird

Tune: Now all in fashion

References:

ESTC: R232960

Themes:  Chastity

Douce Ballads 1(39b)

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Edition - Bod23554

Imprint Names:  Onley, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1689 and 1709

Imprint: London: Printed by and for W.O. and sold by the booksellers


Ballad - Roud Number: 2632

Title: The Benjamin's lamentation for their sad loss at sea by storms and tempests

First Line: Captain Chilver's gone to sea

Tune: The poor Benjamin, O &c

References:

ESTC: R229986

Themes:  Shipwreck

Douce Ballads 1(16a)

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Edition - Bod23597

Imprint Names:  Onley, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1689 and 1709

Imprint: London: Printed by and for W.O. and are to be sold by the booksellers


Ballad - Roud Number: V18821

Title: The courteous carman; and the amorous maid: or, The carman's whistle

First Line: As I abroad was walking

Tune: The carman's whistle, or, Lord Willoughby's march

References:

ESTC: R232954

Themes:  Sexual intercourse

Douce Ballads 1(38a)

Notes:  MS note: Tune I wish I was a fair maid as I am a Bonnie Then I would have a Whitson &c.


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Edition - Bod23720

Imprint Names:  Onley, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1689 and 1709

Imprint: London: Printed by and for W.O. and sold by the Booksellers


Ballad - Roud Number: V16761

Title: An excellent sonnet of the unfortunate loves of Hero and Leander

First Line: Hero. How fares my dear Leander?

Tune: Gerhard's mistress

References:

ESTC: R231816

Themes:  Pastoral

Douce Ballads 1(95b)

Notes:  Creased


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Edition - Bod23723

Imprint Names:  Onley, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1689 and 1709

Imprint: London: Printed for W.O. and sold by the Booksellers


Ballad - Roud Number: 1519

Title: The huntsman's delight: or, The forresetrs [sic] pleasant pastime

First Line: Come all you young maidens and lend an ear

Tune: Amongst the leaves so green a &c

References:

ESTC: R41773

Themes:  Hunting

Douce Ballads 1(97b)

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Edition - Bod23783

Imprint Names:  Onley, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1689 and 1709

Imprint: Printed by and for W.O. and are to be sold by the Booksellers


Ballad - Roud Number: 140

Title: The nightingale's song: or The soldier's rare musick, and maid's recreation

First Line: As I walkt forth one sunshining-day

Tune: No, no, not I

References:

ESTC: R233530

Douce Ballads 2(166b)

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Edition - Bod23841

Imprint Names:  Onley, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1689 and 1709

Imprint: London: Printed by and for W. Onley; and are to be sold by J. Walter, at the Hand and Pen in High Holbourn


Ballad

Title: The seaman's only delight: shewing the brave fight between the George-Aloe, the Sweepstakes and certain French men at sea

First Line: The George Aloe and the Sweepstakes too

Tune: The sailor's joy

References:

ESTC: R233740

Themes:  CommerceNaval battles, c. 1670

Douce Ballads 2(196b)

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Edition - Bod23992

Imprint Names:  Onley, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1689 and 1709

Imprint: London: Printed by and for W.O. and are to be sold [by] the booksellers of Pye-corner and London-bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: V19069

Title: [The wandering prince of Troy]

First Line: [When Troy town for ten years wars]

Tune: Queen Dido

References:

ESTC: R235765

Themes:  Trojan warsClassical literature

Mus. 1 c.118(6a)

Notes:  Imperfect; lacks title and first and thirteenth stanzas. Douce Ballads 3(102b) is another edition.


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Edition - Bod24207

Imprint Names:  Onley, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1689 and 1709

Imprint: Prtiued [sic] for W.O. and are to be sold by the Booksellers of Pye-corner and London-bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: V23540

Title: The saylor's complaint: or, The true character of a purser of a ship

First Line: Of all the curst plagues that e'er fate did decree

Tune: Iantha

References:

ESTC: R235626

Themes:  Naval

Douce Ballads 3(85b)

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Harding B 39(35)

Notes:  Harding B 39(35) is a photograph of Douce Ballads 3(85b).


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Edition - Bod24269

Imprint Names:  Onley, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1689 and 1709

Imprint: London: Printed by and for W.O. and sold by the booksellers

Notes:  Illustration differs slightly from Douce Ballads 4(38).


Ballad - Roud Number: V9799

Title: An excellent ballad of that most dreadful combate fought between Moore of Moore-hall, and the dragon of Wantley

First Line: Old stories tell how Hercules

References:

ESTC: R235758

Douce Ballads 4(37)

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Edition - Bod5199

Imprint Names:  Onley, W.Walter, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1689 and 1709

Imprint: London: Printed by and for W.O. and sold by J. Walter, at the Hand and Pen in High Holbourn

Notes:  Mus. 1 c.118(6a) is another edition. Compare the illustration of Harding B 5(76).


Ballad - Roud Number: V19069

Title: An excellent ballad, entitul'd, The wandring prince of Troy

First Line: When Troy town for ten years wars

Tune: Queen Dido

References:

ESTC: R213662

Themes:  Trojan warsClassical literatureDido and Aeneas

Douce Ballads 3(102b)

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Edition - Bod185

Imprint Names:  Onley, W.Walter, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1689 and 1709

Imprint: London: Printed by and for W.O. and to be sold by J. Walter, at the Hand and Pen in High-holbourn


Ballad

Title: [None]

First Line: Strike up you lusty gallants

References:

ESTC: R235760

Subjects:  Ward, John?, 1603-1615

Themes:  NavalPiracy

Mus. 1 c.118(29)

Notes:  Two fragments


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Edition - Bod551

Imprint Names:  Bates, C.Onley, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1689 and 1709

Imprint: London: Printed by and for W.O. and sold by C. Bates, in Pye- corner


Ballad - Roud Number: V6890

Title: [Cupid's courtesie: or,] [The young gallant foil'd at his own weapon]

First Line: Thro' the cool shady woods

Authors:  P., J.

Notes:  Lacks the title and otherwise imperfect

References:

ESTC: R235761

Mus. 1 c.118(6f)

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Edition - Bod556

Imprint Names:  Bates, C.Onley, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1689 and 1709

Imprint: London: Printed by and for W. Onley; and are to be sold by C. Bates, at the Sign of the Sun and Bible in Pye-corner


Ballad - Roud Number: 132

Title: The rarest ballad that ever was seen, of the blind begger's daughter of Bednal-Green

First Line: It was a blind beggar that long lost his sight

References:

ESTC: T127464

Mus. 1 c.118(6l)


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Edition - Bod18637

Imprint Names:  Milbourn, A.Onley, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1689 and 1709

Imprint: Printed by and for W.O. for A.M. and sold by the Booksellers


Ballad - Roud Number: V6890

Title: Cupid's courtesie: or, The young gallant foil'd at his own weapon

First Line: Thro' the cool shady woods

Authors:  P., J.

Harding B 39(142)

Notes:  Photocopy of Huth III.5 (Harvard College Library)


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Edition - Bod23383

Imprint Names:  Bates, C.Onley, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1689 and 1709

Imprint: London: Printed by and for W.O. and sold by C. Bates, at the Sun and Bible in Pye-corner


Ballad - Roud Number: 168

Title: The fair maid of Islington: or, The London vintner over- reach'd

First Line: There was a fair maid at Islington

Tune: Sellenger's round

References:

ESTC: R43161

Themes:  Prostitution

Don. b.13(28)

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Edition - Bod23588

Imprint Names:  Bates, C.Onley, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1689 and 1709

Imprint: London: Printed by and for W.O. and are to be sold by C. Bates, in Pye-corner


Ballad - Roud Number: V18821

Title: The courteous carman, and the amorous maid: or, The carman's whistle

First Line: As I abroad was walking

Tune: The carman's whistle

References:

ESTC: R232938

Themes:  Sexual intercourse

Douce Ballads 1(32b)

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Edition - Bod23670

Imprint Names:  Bates, C.Onley, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1689 and 1709

Imprint: London: Printed by and for W.O. and are to be sold by C. Bates


Ballad - Roud Number: 296

Title: The famous fight at Malago: or, the Englishmens victory over the Spaniards

First Line: Come all you brave sillors [sic]

Tune: Five sail of frigats bound for Malago

References:

ESTC: R235419

Themes:  Malaga

Douce Ballads 1(72b)

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