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Edition - Bod1186

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  18--

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 40


Ballad - Roud Number: 1403

Title: No, my love, not I

First Line: As I was a walking one morning in May

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentIllegitimacyLetter-writingCourtship - difference in social status

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Edition - Bod1565

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  18--

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 9


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 19807

Title: Sally in our alley

First Line: Of all the girls that are so smart

Authors:  Carey, Henry, 1687-1743

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 21861

Title: How happy the soldier

First Line: How happy the soldier who lives on his pay

Themes:  Soldiers

2806 c.16(102)

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Harding B 11(3406)

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Edition - Bod1571

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  [18--]

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 195


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V28936

Title: Missee Jane Crow

First Line: Oh! I'm de nigger Wenus

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V11083

Title: He was such a nice young man

First Line: If pity dwells within your breast

Themes:  TheftFrauds

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13842

Title: The bridal ring

First Line: I dreamt last night of our earlier days

2806 c.16(126)

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Harding B 11(2440)

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Opie P 550(4)

Edition - Bod1995

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Artists:  Bewick, Thomas

Date  18--

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Notes:  The second illustration is a near copy of a Bewick cut: see Davison catalogue of woodcuts (1820), No. 234.

Series Identifier: 267


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 5695

Title: The little town's boy

First Line: One cold winter's evening the stormy wind did blow

Themes:  Orphans

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20365

Title: The evening gun

First Line: Rememberest thou that fading sun

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 8228

Title: The voice of her I love

First Line: How sweet at the close of silent eve

Harding B 11(2173)

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Edition - Bod5117

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  18--

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Notes:  Harding B 11(982) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 219


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: 22808

Title: The curly headed boy

First Line: My father was a farmer, and a farmer's son am I

Themes:  Farmers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 22610

Title: The rover's bride

First Line: Oh, if you love me furl your sails

2806 c.16(74)

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Harding B 11(977)

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Edition - Bod13074

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  18--

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Notes:  Harding B 11(993) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 221


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 17733

Title: The drover-boy

First Line: I'm a merry hearted mountain drover boy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V13839

Title: Love's roundelay

First Line: Oh, love is the fairy power

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V364

Title: The coal-black steed

First Line: The knight is on his steed again

2806 c.16(30)

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Harding B 11(992)

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Edition - Bod10070

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  18--

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 41


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3793

Title: Doings on Sunday nights

First Line: I'm going to sing a funny song

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V188

Title: Beautiful maid of my soul

First Line: I seek her on every shore

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Harding B 11(922)

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Edition - Bod10331

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  18--

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham


Ballad - Roud Number: V6249

Title: The bloomers

First Line: You lads and lasses in country and town

Themes:  Bloomerism

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Edition - Bod10370

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  18--

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham


Ballad - Roud Number: 5249

Title: Pop goes the weasel

First Line: Some time ago the people said, that English sports were dying

Themes:  Dancing

Firth c.21(148)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod10503

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  18--

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 30


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 141

Title: The golden glove

First Line: A wealthy young squire of Tamworth we hear

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusTransvestism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1192

Title: Rosin, the beau

First Line: I have travelled this wide world over

Themes:  Drinking

Firth c.22(20)

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Harding B 11(1356)

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Johnson Ballads 1602

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Johnson Ballads 1603

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1603; Coloured illustration.


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Johnson d.1773(p. 120v)

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Edition - Bod10539

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  18--

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 15


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5128

Title: Down among the dead men

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

Authors:  Dyer, J.

Themes:  Drinking

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 390

Title: Old Dan Tucker

First Line: I came across de ocean wide

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth c.22(55)

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Harding B 11(952)

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Johnson Ballads 1584

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1584 is a photocopy of the Durham University copy


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Johnson d.1773(p. 250)

Edition - Bod8189

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  18--

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 33


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 24931

Title: The life boat

First Line: Man the life-boat! man the life-boat

Themes:  Life-boats

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 165

Title: My lovely Nancy

First Line: Adieu, my lovely Nancy

Johnson Ballads 1616

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Johnson Ballads 1617

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Johnson Ballads 1618

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Johnson Ballads 1619

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Johnson Ballads 1620

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1620; Coloured illustration.


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Johnson d.1773(p. 138v)

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Firth c.12(171)

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Harding B 11(2119)

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Johnson Ballads 1615

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Edition - Bod8931

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  18--

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 72


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13770

Title: The soldier's lament

First Line: Adieu, my mustachios! farewell to my tip!

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1507

Title: I'm king of the forest glade

First Line: Oh, I'm the child of the forest wild

Firth c.14(274)

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Edition - Bod15683

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  18--

Imprint: James Walker, Printer, Durham


Ballad - Roud Number: V17529

Title: She's honest

First Line: She is honest, she is good and she is wise

Harding B 17(282b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod19499

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  18--

Imprint: James Walker, Printer, Durham


Ballad - Roud Number: V11436

Title: Duck leg'd Dick had a donkey

First Line: Duck leg'd Dick had a donkey

Johnson Ballads 1585

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Edition - Bod21215

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  18--

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham


Ballad - Roud Number: V34932

Title: Scotia's welcome to Victoria

First Line: There's news come over the Highlands yestreen

Subjects:  Victoria, queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901

2806 c.11(227)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth c.16(169)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21828

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  18--

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 62


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 382

Title: Dumble dum deary

First Line: Last Candlemas day a month or more

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1209

Title: Dame Durden

First Line: Dame Durden kept five serving girls

Themes:  Servants

2806 c.16(124)

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Harding B 11(1025)

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Edition - Bod21846

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  18--

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 128


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 939

Title: Robin Thompson's smiddy

First Line: My mither mend't my auld breeks

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1032

Title: The death of Parker

First Line: You gods above protect the widow

Subjects:  Parker, Richard, 1767-1797

Themes:  Mutiny at the Nore, 1797

2806 c.16(207)

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Harding B 11(3301)

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Edition - Bod21874

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Artists:  Bewick, Thomas

Date  18--

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 83


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 17

Title: The three butchers

First Line: It was Ips, Gips, and Johnson as I have heard many say

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1240

Title: Old Towler

First Line: Bright Chanticleer proclaims the dawn

Themes:  Hunting

2806 c.16(200)

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Harding B 11(3811)

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Edition - Bod21882

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  18--

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 61


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V391

Title: Hearts of oak

First Line: Come, cheer up my lads, 'tis to glory we steer

Authors:  Garrick, David, 1717-1779

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 6033

Title: We'll hae a drap mair

First Line: A glass of good whiskey I'll take when I'm weary

Themes:  Drinking

2806 c.16(179)

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Harding B 11(1512)

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Edition - Bod21970

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  18--

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 88


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7646

Title: Death of Simon Byrne

First Line: Mourn Erin's sons your hero brave

Themes:  Prizefighting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4281

Title: There's brighter days in store

First Line: Don't talk of life's troubles with sad rueful face

Tune: Rory O'More

2806 c.16(39)

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Harding B 13(336)

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Edition - Bod22078

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  18--

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 25


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3329

Title: Bundle and go

First Line: From Clyde's bonny hills where the heather was blooming

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 506

Title: Whistle o'er the lave o't

First Line: First when Meggy was my care

2806 c.16(87)

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Harding B 11(489)

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Edition - Bod22329

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  18--

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 265


Ballad - Roud Number: 1572

Title: Poor man's labour never done

First Line: When I was a young man I lived rarely

Themes:  Marriage

2806 c.16(22)

Notes:  Slip


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