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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 - 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 - 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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