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Edition - Bod4883

Imprint Names:  Russell, S.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1840 and 1851

Imprint: Samuel Russell, Printer, 24, Old Meeting-street, Nephew to the late J. Russell, Moor-street, Birmingham

Notes:  Harding B 11(1202) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13223

Title: A sight for a father

First Line: What a pleasure it is to have a good wife

Tune: Over the water to Charlie

Themes:  Domestic relationsChildren

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 581

Title: Jenny the maid of the moor

First Line: The lasses of Scotland are bonny and free

Firth b.26(189)

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Edition - Bod1939

Imprint Names:  Russell, S.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1840 and 1851

Imprint: Samuel Russell, Printer, Old Meeting-street, Nephew to the late J, Russell, Moor-street, Birm.


Ballad - Roud Number: V22361

Title: Mrs. Mitchell's lament. For her husband

First Line: In Dublin city as I wandered

Subjects:  Mitchel, John, 1815-1875

2806 b.10(47)

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Edition - Bod5198

Imprint Names:  Russell, S.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1840 and 1851

Imprint: Samuel Russell, Printer, 24, Old Meeting-street, Nephew to the late Joseph Russell, Moor-street, Birmingham

Notes:  Harding B 11(2562) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1221

Title: My Lowland Caroline

First Line: Soft roll Clyde's bonny silvery stream

Themes:  Death

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1991

Title: County of Tyrone

First Line: My father oft told me he could not control me

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  ElopementWeavers

Harding B 11(2563)

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Edition - Bod5329

Imprint Names:  Russell, S.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1840 and 1851

Imprint: Samuel Russell, Printer, 24, Old Meeting-st., Nephew to the late Joseph Russell, Moor-st.

Notes:  For another version of the second illustration, see Croxall's Aesop (1722).


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 372

Title: British man of war

First Line: It's down in yonder meadow I carelessly did stray

Subjects:  China

Themes:  SailorsOpium War, 1840-1842

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1281

Title: Brave old oak

First Line: A song to the oak to the brave old oak

Authors:  Chorley, Henry Fothergill, 1808-1872

Themes:  English history

Harding B 11(464)

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Edition - Bod5817

Imprint Names:  Russell, S.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1840 and 1851

Imprint: Samuel Russell, Printer, (Nephew to the late J. Russell, of 21, Moor-street,) 24, Old Meeting-street, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2326

Title: The Indian lass

First Line: As I was wa[l]king on a far distant shore

Themes:  Indians of North America

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 956

Title: Spotted cow

First Line: Ona [sic] morning in the month of May

Harding B 11(1759)

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Edition - Bod6721

Imprint Names:  Russell, S.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1840 and 1851

Imprint: Samuel Russell, Printer, 24, Old Meeting-street, Nephew to the late J. Russell, Moor-street, Birm.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12066

Title: All a courting

First Line: And they're all courting, court, court, courting

Themes:  Fortune-tellingCotton textile industry

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V980

Title: A man that is married

First Line: When man first appears at maturity's years

Themes:  Domestic relationsChildren

Firth b.26(185)

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Harding B 11(32)

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Edition - Bod6851

Imprint Names:  Russell, S.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1840 and 1851

Imprint: Samuel Russell, Printer, 24, Old Meeting-st. Nephew to the late J. Russell, Moor-st, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 585

Title: Beverley maid, and the tinker!

First Line: In Beverley town a maid did dwell

Themes:  TavernsSexual intercourseTinkers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1087

Title: As I view these scenes so charming

First Line: As I view those scenes so charming

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V317

Title: Huzza! for England, ho!

First Line: Freight, brothers, freight, on board repair

Themes:  Naval

Firth b.34(21)

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Edition - Bod6946

Imprint Names:  Russell, S.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1840 and 1851

Imprint: Samuel Russell, Printer, 24, Old Meeting Street, Birmingham, nephew to the late Joseph Russell, Moor-street


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3117

Title: Comical inventions

First Line: Kind friends I'll beg your kind attention

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 21203

Title: The Irish transport!

First Line: In the county of Limeick [sic] near the town Raushon [sic]

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Transported convict

Firth b.26(184)

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Edition - Bod2371

Imprint Names:  Russell, S.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1840 and 1851

Imprint: Samuel Russell, Priuter [sic], 24, Old Meeting-street, Nephew to the late J. Russell, Moor-street, Birmingham

Notes:  Harding B 11(3660) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 24504

Title: Steam cigar

First Line: A song I'll sing, -- a reg'lar joker

Themes:  Smoking

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1269

Title: Ground for the floor

First Line: I lived in a wood for a number of years

Harding B 11(3659)

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Edition - Bod11786

Imprint Names:  Russell, S.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1840 and 1851

Imprint: Samuel Russell, Printer, (Nephew to the late J. Russell, of 21, Moor-street,) 24, Old Meeting-street, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13776

Title: Harry Hawser!

First Line: One morn when the wind o'er the ocean skim'd lightly

Themes:  ShipwreckFishermen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3198

Title: Young Dicky Lumskull

First Line: When I was young and in my prime I had an inclination

Themes:  Trades

Harding B 11(1485)

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Edition - Bod12648

Imprint Names:  Russell, S.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1840 and 1851

Imprint: Samuel Russell, Printer, 24, Old Meeting-street, Nephew to the late Joseph Russell, Moor-street, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4842

Title: One thing or t'other

First Line: I was twenty-one last birth day

Tune: Bold dragoon, the

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13785

Title: The heart that can feel for another

First Line: Jack Steadfast and I were both messmates at sea

Themes:  Sailors

Edition - Bod7002

Imprint Names:  Russell, S.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1840 and 1851

Imprint: Samuel Russell, Printer, 24, Old Meeting-stret [sic], Nephew to the late Joseph Russell, Moor-street, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13807

Title: Old soldier's daughter

First Line: O do you remember the old soldier's daughter

Themes:  Rural societySoldiers - veterans

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13248

Title: The Englishman

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

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

Themes:  PatriotismPolitics and government - 19th century

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13803

Title: My skiff is on de shore

First Line: I'm gwan I'm gwan to see lubly Dina

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth b.26(186)

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Edition - Bod7050

Imprint Names:  Russell, S.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1840 and 1851

Imprint: Samuel Russell, Printer, 24, Old Meeting Street, Birmingham, nephew to the late Joseph Russell, Moor-street


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5128

Title: Down among the dead men

First Line: Here's a health to the king and a lasting peace

Authors:  Dyer, J.

Themes:  Drinking

2nd Ballad

Title: The old arm chair

First Line: I love it, I love it, and who shall dare

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

Firth b.26(183)

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Edition - Bod7052

Imprint Names:  Russell, S.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1840 and 1851

Imprint: Samuel Russell, Printer, 24, Old Meeting-street Nephew to the late Joseph Russell, Moor-street, Birmingham

Notes:  Firth b.25(478) is another edition. Firth b.25(478) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4372

Title: Old Mr. December

First Line: Old Mr December he lost his wife

Themes:  Marriage - age difference

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 262

Title: Margaret Walker

First Line: My parents reared me tenderly

Subjects:  IrelandGlasgow (Scotland)New York, N.Y

Themes:  Rejected suitorLetter-writing

Firth b.26(187)

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Edition - Bod7054

Imprint Names:  Russell, S.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1840 and 1851

Imprint: Samuel Russell, Printer, 24, Old Meeting-st. Nephew to the late Joseph Russell, Moor-st.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3933

Title: Old English squire

First Line: About fifty years ago when old George the third was king

Themes:  Rural society

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13866

Title: Marble halls

First Line: I dreamt that I dwelt in marble halls

Authors:  Bunn, A. (Alfred), 1796-1860

Firth b.26(188)

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Edition - Bod8116

Imprint Names:  Russell, S.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1840 and 1851

Imprint: Samuel Russell, Printer, 24, Old Meeting-street. Nephew to the late J. Russell, Moor-street, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2535

Title: Kiss me in the dark

First Line: Young William was a sailor a handsome roving boy

Tune: Irish Molly

Themes:  DeceptionSeduction

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4841

Title: Black & rolling eye

First Line: As I walked out one morning

Themes:  TavernsSeductionMethodists

Firth c.12(271)

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Edition - Bod22585

Imprint Names:  Russell, S.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1840 and 1851

Imprint: S. Russell, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: V9034

Title: The Spanish Noah

First Line: Come you landsmen and you seamen bold and listen unto me

Themes:  Naval

Firth b.26(190)

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Edition - Bod3156

Imprint Names:  Russell, S.W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Imprint: S.W. Russell, Printer, Moor-street, Birm.


Ballad - Roud Number: 4355

Title: Exile of Erin

First Line: There came to the beach a poor exile of Erin

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

Harding B 16(325b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11426

Imprint Names:  Russell, S.W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Imprint: S.W. Russell, Printer, Moor Street, Birm.


Ballad - Roud Number: 365

Title: Arthur o'Bradley

First Line: Come neighbours and listen awhile

Themes:  Weddings

Harding B 11(105)

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