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Edition - Bod4027

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1820 and 1831

Imprint: Wright, Printer, Smithfield, Birm.


Ballad - Roud Number: V9159

Title: The rigs of the times

First Line: Ye men of high and low degree, come listen to my song

Themes:  TradesmenFrauds

2806 c.17(361)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(168).


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Edition - Bod4028

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1820 and 1855

Imprint: Wright, Printer, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V6350

Title: Roger and Sylvia

First Line: As I walked out one morning fair

2806 c.17(362)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(416).


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Edition - Bod4086

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1831 and 1837

Imprint: Wright, Printer, 113, Moor-Street, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 904

Title: The high Germany

First Line: Oh! Polly, dear Polly, the rout it is come

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V17129

Title: The queen of hearts

First Line: Oh my poor heart -- my heart is breaking

Harding B 28(120)

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Edition - Bod4088

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1831 and 1837

Imprint: W. Wright Printer Moor Street


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 564

Title: Distress'd maid

First Line: As I walk'd out one May morning

Notes:  Appears also as the second ballad in Harding B 28(122)

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13809

Title: Dunois the brave

First Line: It was Dunois the young and brave

Harding B 28(123)

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Edition - Bod4090

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1820 and 1827

Imprint: W. Wright, Printer, Carey's Court, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8432

Title: Truisms or Incontrovertible facts

First Line: I'm Simon Bore, just come from college

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14329

Title: Merrily oh

First Line: Merrily every bosom boundeth

Harding B 28(124)

Notes:  MS note below the title of \"Merrily Oh.\": Tyrolean Song of Liberty.


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Edition - Bod4124

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1820 and 1827

Imprint: W. Wright, Printer, Carey's Court, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3451

Title: The jolly sportsman

First Line: It's of a jolly sportsman was hunting o'er the lawn

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17

Title: The three butchers

First Line: It was Ips, Gips & Johnson, as I've heard many say

Themes:  Murder

Harding B 28(206)

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Edition - Bod4140

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1820 and 1855

Imprint: W. Wright, Printer, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7355

Title: The shipwrecked tar

First Line: Come all you thoughtless young men

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 968

Title: Bedlam city

First Line: Down by the side of Bedlam city

Harding B 28(273)

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Edition - Bod4143

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1820 and 1827

Imprint: W. Wright, Printer, Carey's Court, Dale-End, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V20307

Title: The pennyworth of wit

First Line: My father he has left me

Harding B 28(268)

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Edition - Bod4794

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1820 and 1855

Imprint: [Wright, Printer, Birmingham]

Notes:  The same setting of type as 2806 c.17(290)


Ballad - Roud Number: V3118

Title: The mulberry tree

First Line: The sweet briar grows in the merry green wood

Authors:  Collins, John, d. 1808

2806 c.17(289)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(162).


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Edition - Bod1420

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1820 and 1831

Imprint: Wright Printer, Smithfield Birmingham

Notes:  The same setting of type as 2806 c.17(30)


Ballad - Roud Number: 585

Title: Bevely maid and the tinker

First Line: In Beverly town a maid did dwell

2806 c.17(29)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(108).


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Edition - Bod1423

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1820 and 1831

Imprint: Wright, Printer, Smithfield, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: 609

Title: Bill Brown

First Line: In seventeen hundred and sixty-nine

Themes:  Poaching

2806 c.17(32)

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Edition - Bod1425

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1820 and 1831

Imprint: Wright, Printer, Smithfield, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: 1700

Title: Bloody gardener

First Line: Come all you constant lovers, & to me lend an ear

Themes:  MurderCourtship - difference in social statusCruel mother

2806 c.17(39)

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Edition - Bod1426

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1820 and 1831

Imprint: [W. Wright, Printer,] Smithfield, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V20209

Title: The thrasher

First Line: Can any king be half so great

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Agricultural laborers

2806 c.17(427)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(67).


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Edition - Bod1433

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1820 and 1831

Imprint: Wright, Printer, Smithfield, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: 993

Title: Constant lovers

First Line: A sailor courted a farmer's daughter

2806 c.17(79)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1453

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1820 and 1855

Imprint: Wright, Printer, Birmingham


Ballad

Title: The gypsies

First Line: The gypsies come to my father's door

Themes:  Gipsies

2806 c.17(162)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(289)


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Edition - Bod1473

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1820 and 1831

Imprint: Wright, Printer, Smithfield, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V3886

Title: Life's voyage

First Line: This life is an ocean thro' which we must steer

Tune: Birds of a feather

Authors:  Felthouse, J.

2806 c.17(227)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(35) and 2806 c.17(334)


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Edition - Bod1474

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1820 and 1831

Imprint: Wright, Printer, Smithfield, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V3976

Title: The London sights

First Line: Ize a poor county lad, tho humbl's my [lot]

Themes:  Fashions

2806 c.17(234)

Notes:  Holed Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(136)


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Edition - Bod1479

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1820 and 1831

Imprint: [Wright, Printer, Smithfield, Birmingham]


Ballad - Roud Number: V9833

Title: Love's a tyrant

First Line: That love's a tyrant I can prove

2806 c.17(245)

Notes:  Cropped lower edge Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(313)


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Edition - Bod1484

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1820 and 1831

Imprint: W. Wright, Printer, [Smithfield, Birmingham]


Ballad - Roud Number: V302

Title: The Calais packet

First Line: Who's for Calais, the packet is sailing now

2806 c.17(67)

Notes:  Imprint cropped. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(427).


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Edition - Bod1491

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1820 and 1855

Imprint: Wright, Printer, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: 918

Title: Monkey barber

First Line: A frolicsome spark in sweet Dublin did dwell

Themes:  Barbers

2806 c.17(285)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(420)


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Edition - Bod1492

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1820 and 1855

Imprint: Wright, Printer, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V33938

Title: The mother & boy

First Line: A little boy his mother's joy

2806 c.17(288)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(102)


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Edition - Bod1499

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1831 and 1837

Imprint: W. Wright, Printer, Moor-st, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V6320

Title: Proper subjects for the treading mill

First Line: Though I'm a simple country lad

Subjects:  Wordsworth, William, 1770-1850

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th centurySocial criticismSpies

2806 c.17(351)

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Edition - Bod1501

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1820 and 1855

Imprint: Wright, Printer, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: 355

Title: Painful plough

First Line: Come all you jolly ploughmen of courage stout and bold

Themes:  Agricultural laborers

2806 c.17(325)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1511

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1820 and 1831

Imprint: Wright, Printer, Smithfield, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: 604

Title: The welcome sailor

First Line: As I walked out one night, it being dark all over

Themes:  Sailors

2806 c.17(462)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(176)


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Edition - Bod1530

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1820 and 1855

Imprint: [Wright, Printer, Birmingham]

Notes:  Firth b.26(542) is a copy of the complete sheet


Ballad - Roud Number: 688

Title: The streams of lovely Nancy

First Line: The streams of lovely Nancy divides in three parts

2806 c.17(410)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(105).


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