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Edition - Bod1193

Imprint Names:  Povey, L.

Imprint Locations:  Berkeley

Date  18--

Imprint: Povey, Printer, Berkeley


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V18145

Title: Poverty and contentment

First Line: Come all you worthy people

Themes:  ReligionWealthSocial status

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4104

Title: The ancient ship the Noah's Ark, our Saviour the captain

First Line: All you are invited with Christ to embark

Themes:  Religion

Firth b.26(126)

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Firth b.34(237)

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Firth b.34(238)

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Harding B 11(3133)

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Edition - Bod6974

Imprint Names:  Povey, L.

Imprint Locations:  Berkeley

Date  18--

Imprint: Povey, Printer, Berkeley


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2667

Title: Old dog Tray

First Line: The morn of life is past

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  Dogs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13842

Title: The bridal ring

First Line: I dreamt last night of our earlier days

Firth b.26(110)

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Harding B 11(2786)

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Edition - Bod3085

Imprint Names:  Povey, L.

Imprint Locations:  Berkeley

Date  18--

Imprint: Povey, Pr., Berkeley


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2102

Title: Advice to bachelors

First Line: Of the ladies, heaven bless them

Authors:  Embleton, J.

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4454

Title: Mary Blane

First Line: I once did lub a pretty gal

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth b.26(25)

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Harding B 11(20)

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Edition - Bod7004

Imprint Names:  Povey, L.

Imprint Locations:  Berkeley

Date  18--

Imprint: Povey, Printer, Berkeley


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1538

Title: A dream of Napoleon

First Line: One night sad and languid I went to my bed

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13783

Title: Harry Bluff

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

Themes:  Sailors

Firth b.26(14)

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Harding B 11(983)

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Edition - Bod7032

Imprint Names:  Povey, L.

Imprint Locations:  Berkeley

Date  18--

Imprint: Lewis Povey, Printer, Berkeley


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13835

Title: Where there's a will there's a way

First Line: This life is a difficult riddle

Themes:  Perseverance

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23589

Title: Work, boys, work!

First Line: I'm not a wealthy man, but I've hit upon a plan

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryWork

Firth b.26(164)

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Harding B 11(4147)

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Edition - Bod7308

Imprint Names:  Povey, L.

Imprint Locations:  Berkeley

Date  18--

Imprint: Lewis Povey, Printer, Berkeley


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V27080

Title: The child saved from the eagle

First Line: One summer's day in a harvest field

Themes:  MothersEagle and child

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4731

Title: No tears in heaven

First Line: No tears in heaven! No, every tear

Themes:  Religion

Firth b.26(44)

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Harding B 11(594)

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Edition - Bod7438

Imprint Names:  Povey, L.

Imprint Locations:  Berkeley

Date  18--

Imprint: Povey, Printer, Berkeley


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V11662

Title: I wish I was in Dixey

First Line: I wish I was in the land of cotton

Authors:  Buckley, Frederick, 1833-1864

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13751

Title: Beautiful star

First Line: Beautiful star in heaven so bright

Firth b.26(74)

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Harding B 11(1669)

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Edition - Bod7455

Imprint Names:  Povey, L.

Imprint Locations:  Berkeley

Date  18--

Imprint: Povey, Printer, Berkeley


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2336

Title: The misletoe bough

First Line: The misletoe hung in the castle hall

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2080

Title: Wait for the waggon

First Line: Will you come with me, my Phillis dear, to yon blue mountain free?

Firth b.26(91)

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Harding B 11(2461)

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Edition - Bod7460

Imprint Names:  Povey, L.

Imprint Locations:  Berkeley

Date  18--

Imprint: Povey, Printer, Berkeley


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 918

Title: The monkey turned barber

First Line: A frolicksome spark in Dublin did dwell

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V176

Title: I'm in haste

First Line: As cross the fields the other morn

Themes:  Rural societyAttempted seduction

Firth b.26(97)

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Harding B 11(2481)

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