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Edition - Bod14451

Imprint Names:  Smith

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Smith, Printer, Clement's Inn


Ballad

Title: Song

First Line: Good lads! in this city that dwell

Tune: Drops of brandy

Harding B 16(254c)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14743

Imprint Names:  Smith

Imprint Locations:  Bristol

Imprint: Smith, Printer, Broad Mead, Bristol


Ballad - Roud Number: V183

Title: Beautiful bells

First Line: Beautiful, beautiful fairy like bells

Themes:  Bells

Harding B 15(19a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14835

Imprint Names:  Smith

Imprint Locations:  Bristol

Imprint: Smith, Printer, Broadmead, Bristol


Ballad - Roud Number: V1102

Title: She lives with her own granny dear

First Line: Cries William, when first come from sea

Notes:  Two stanzas

Harding B 15(283b)

Notes:  The illustration and the text are separately printed items. Slip.


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Edition - Bod9693

Imprint Names:  Smith

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Smith, Printer, Broad-street, Berwick-street

Notes:  Misprinting in the first stanza. The street sign in the illustration reads: Beaux [i.e. Bow] Street.


Ballad - Roud Number: V3216

Title: Rich & poor law

First Line: What funny times we see

Themes:  TheftSocial criticism

Firth c.17(86)

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Johnson Ballads 1352

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Edition - Bod16487

Imprint Names:  Smith

Imprint Locations:  Lincoln

Imprint: Smith, Printer, opposite the Corn-Hill, Lincoln


Ballad - Roud Number: V3571

Title: The battle of the Nile, or Britania [sic] rules the waves. A favorite patriotic song

First Line: Arise, arise, Britannia's sons arise

Themes:  Nile, Battle of the, 1798

Harding B 22(10)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16538

Imprint Names:  Smith

Imprint Locations:  Lincoln

Imprint: Lincoln: Printed by Smith, opposite the Corn-Hill


Ballad - Roud Number: V7625

Title: Paddy O'Blany. A favorite new song

First Line: Sure never a lad lov'd like Paddy O'Blany

Performers:  Goddard, Mr.

Performance Locations:  The Theatre

Harding B 22(230)

Notes:  Slip. Torn at top; lacking part of illustration.


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Edition - Bod16547

Imprint Names:  Smith

Imprint Locations:  Lincoln

Imprint: Lincoln: Printed by Smith, opposite the Corn-Hill


Ballad - Roud Number: V24102

Title: Pizarro. A new song

First Line: As I walked through the strand so careless and gay

References:

ESTC: T196103

Subjects:  Sheridan, Richard Brinsley, 1751-1816

Themes:  Theaters

Harding B 22(236)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16555

Imprint Names:  Smith

Imprint Locations:  Lincoln

Imprint: Lincoln; Printed by Smith, opposite the Corn-Hill


Ballad - Roud Number: V20262

Title: A rope's end for Buonaparte. A favorite new song

First Line: My name's steady Sam, and so steady I goes

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

Themes:  French invasion scares

Harding B 22(253)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16622

Imprint Names:  Smith

Imprint Locations:  Lincoln

Imprint: Smith, Printer, Lincoln


Ballad - Roud Number: V8499

Title: Cocky and the bull, or the downfall of Boney

First Line: My hearties now fill up your porter pots full

Performers:  Adamson, Mr.

Performance Locations:  Lincoln, Theatre

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

Harding B 22(49)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16626

Imprint Names:  Smith

Imprint Locations:  Lincoln

Imprint: Lincoln: Printed by Smith, opposite the Corn-[Hill]


Ballad

Title: The crafty maid. A new song

First Line: As I was walking one morning in May

Harding B 22(54)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16631

Imprint Names:  Smith

Imprint Locations:  Lincoln

Imprint: Smith, Printer, Lincoln


Ballad - Roud Number: 385

Title: Bachelor's hall. A favorite song

First Line: To Bachelor's hall we good fellows invite

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Hunting

Harding B 22(6)

Notes:  Torn at left side Slip. Imperfect


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Edition - Bod22218

Imprint Names:  Smith

Imprint Locations:  Lincoln

Date  1800

Imprint: Lincoln: Printed by Smith, opposite the Corn-Hill, 1800


Ballad - Roud Number: V346

Title: Chelsea quarters. A new song

First Line: Come hear an old campaigners song

References:

ESTC: T195510

Themes:  Chelsea pensioners

Harding B 22(45)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1577

Imprint Names:  Smith, W.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Imprint: [W. Smith, Printer, Newcastle]

Notes:  Compare the illustration of this fable in Select Fables [with cuts by Thomas and John Bewick and others], 1820.


Ballad - Roud Number: V8320

Title: Lancashire tragedy

First Line: All you that have a feeling heart wherever you may be

Themes:  PovertyCrime - 19th centuryRobbery

2806 c.17(215)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(377)


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Edition - Bod5225

Imprint Names:  Smith, W.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Imprint: W. Smith, Printer, Newcastle

Notes:  The same setting of type as 2806 c.17(377) with a different cut and title.


Ballad - Roud Number: V11845

Title: Top sails shiver in the wind

First Line: The topsails shiver in the wind

Authors:  Arne, Michael, 1741-1786Thompson, Edward

Themes:  Naval

2806 c.17(435)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(419).


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Edition - Bod601

Imprint Names:  Smith, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1726

Imprint: London: Printed for J. Smith near the Exchange. 1726


Ballad

Title: A new ballad

First Line: My Lord m---r and his a---n and C---n c---l too

Tune: London is a fine town

References:

ESTC: N5389

Subjects:  London (England)

Vet. A4 b.76




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Edition - Bod6349

Imprint Names:  Smith, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1681

Imprint: London, Printed for Francis Smith, in the Year, 1681


Ballad - Roud Number: V3569

Title: Treason unmasqued, or Truth brought to light

First Line: Now at last the riddle is expounded

References:

ESTC: R5489

Themes:  Popish plot

Firth b.20(81)

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Wood 417(63)

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Edition - Bod6353

Imprint Names:  Smith, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1681

Imprint: London: Printed for Francis Smith, 1681


Ballad - Roud Number: V31547

Title: The Protestant cuckold: a new ballad

First Line: Though the town does abound so with plots and with shams

Tune: Packington's pound; or, Timothy Dash the scriveners apprentice

References:

ESTC: R8245

Subjects:  Harris, Benjamin

Themes:  Cuckoldry

Firth b.20(89)

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Wood 417(58)

Notes:  Wood 417(58); MS. annotation beside the imprint: In the beginning of Apr. 1681. The title of this copy is annotated, identifying the subject as Benjamin Harris.


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Edition - Bod3389

Imprint Names:  Smith, M.

Imprint Locations:  Alnwick

Date  between 1814 and 1860

Imprint: M. Smith, Printer, Market-Place, Alnwick

Notes:  Printed on both sides.


1st Ballad

Title: The rigs of Alnwick fair. A new song

First Line: When Wooler was over, then I took my way

Subjects:  Alnwick (England)

Themes:  Hiring fairs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V30344

Title: The Coquet lasses; or, Rothbury races

First Line: Between the two hirings of Rothbury town

Themes:  Hiring fairs

Harding B 25(38)

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Edition - Bod11243

Imprint Names:  Smith, E.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed by E. Smith, in Holborn


Ballad

Title: D---y's ghost to lt. gen. B---h

First Line: As in the solemn shades of inter-life

Subjects:  Braddock, Edward, 1695-1755

Harding B 1(33)

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Edition - Bod13105

Imprint Names:  Smith, J.

Imprint Locations:  Bristol

Imprint: J. Smith, Printer, Broad Weir, Bristol


Ballad - Roud Number: V26544

Title: The riggs of the races

First Line: Good people all draw near and listen to my ditty

Themes:  Horse-racing

Harding B 16(228a)

Notes:  Torn at bottom Slip


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Edition - Bod13482

Imprint Names:  BarrSmith

Imprint Locations:  LeedsLeeds

Date  c.1840

Imprint: Barr, Typographer, Marsh Lane, Leeds. Sold at Smith's, Newspaper Office, 31, Meadow-Lane-Road


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 8179

Title: Annie Laurie

First Line: Maxwelton braes are bonnie

Authors:  Scott, Alicia Anne, Lady John, 1810-1900

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23522

Title: Nelsons last sigh or the red white & blue

First Line: Oh Britania [sic]! the gem of the ocean

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Themes:  Flags - Great Britain

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V136

Title: Answer to Annie Laurie

First Line: If all you've now been saying

Harding B 11(396)

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Johnson Ballads 1794

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Johnson Ballads 1795

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Johnson Ballads 1796

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Edition - Bod14367

Imprint Names:  Smith, J.

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1835]

Imprint: J. Smith, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: V7829

Title: Lines in memory of J. Wark, W. Craig, and P. Montgomery, taken by the French, in 1794

First Line: On the nineteenth of March three youths sail'd away

Authors:  Wilson, J.

Subjects:  Greenock (Scotland)

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815

Harding B 13(259)

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Edition - Bod9675

Imprint Names:  Smith, T.

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Imprint: for Thomas Smith


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5425

Title: Widow Bell

First Line: I once knew a gay young widow her name was Mrs. Bell

Themes:  PregnancySexual intercourseBoarding-houses

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 954

Title: Flash company

First Line: First I loved William, and then I loved John

Themes:  Transported convict

Firth c.17(67)

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Harding B 11(4190)

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Edition - Bod15740

Imprint Names:  Smith, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [176-]

Imprint: Printed by C. Smith, in Holborn


Ballad - Roud Number: V1498

Title: A new song on the birth-day of his most gracious majesty King George the third

First Line: Britons rejoice upon this happy morn

Subjects:  George III, King of Great Britain, 1738-1820

Harding B 39(194)

Notes:  Negative photocopy of Percy II.36


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Edition - Bod16146

Imprint Names:  Smith, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1751]

Imprint: Printed by J Smith in the Strand


Ballad

Title: A new song, on the birth day of prince George, now prince of Wales

First Line: Britons lay your grief aside

References:

ESTC: N71179

Subjects:  George III, King of Great Britain, 1738-1820

Firth b.22(f. 36)

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