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Edition - Bod1028

Imprint Names:  Wrighton, D.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1812 and 1830

Imprint: D. Wrighton, Printer, 86, Snow-Hill, Birmigham [sic]

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth b.26(522).


Ballad - Roud Number: V6748

Title: Wednesbury concert

First Line: At Wednesbury there was a concert

Themes:  Concerts

Firth c.19(222)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 25(2021)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1507a

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1507b

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1508a

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1508b

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 3053

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod5550

Imprint Names:  Wrighton, D.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1812 and 1830

Imprint: D Wrighton 86 Snow-Hill Birmingham

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads. See Firth b.26(523)


Ballad - Roud Number: V9304

Title: Careless Billy

First Line: Ye frolick-some sparks of game, ye being both wretched and old

Themes:  WealthMerchants

2806 c.18(57)

Notes:  Slip.


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Firth b.34(54)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1493

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 3001

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod5582

Imprint Names:  Wrighton, D.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1812 and 1830

Imprint: D Wrighton 86 Snow-Hill Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 394

Title: God rest you merry, gentlemen

First Line: God rest you merry gentlemen

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas carols

2nd Ballad

Title: Christ's humility

First Line: Come ye rich survey the stable

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas carols

Douce adds. 137(68)

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Edition - Bod5627

Imprint Names:  Wrighton, D.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1812 and 1830

Imprint: Printed by, D. Wrighton, 86, Snow-Hill, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5784

Title: The merry cobler

First Line: A psalm and a song singing cobler I be

Themes:  ShoemakersDomestic relations

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V12566

Title: The merry sailor

First Line: How pleasant a sailors life passes

Themes:  SailorsSocial status

Firth b.26(520)

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Harding B 11(2409)

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Edition - Bod5648

Imprint Names:  Wrighton, D.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1812 and 1830

Imprint: Printed by D. Wrighton, No. 86, Snow Hill, Birmingham

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(642)


Ballad - Roud Number: V463

Title: Tom Starboard

First Line: Tom Starboard was a lover true

Authors:  Knight, T. (Thomas), d. 1820

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.12(310)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1502a

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1502b

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1503

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 3007

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod5725

Imprint Names:  Wrighton, D.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1812 and 1830

Imprint: Printed by D. Wrighton, No. 86, Snow Hill, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: 13812

Title: The rose tree

First Line: A rose tree in full bearing

Attributation: Sung by Mrs Kennedy & Mrs Martyr in the Poor Soldier

Authors:  O'Keeffe, John, 1747-1833

Performers:  Kennedy, Mrs., d. 1793Martyr, Margaret, d. 1807

Firth c.18(93)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(1661)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod208

Imprint Names:  Wrighton, D.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1810 and 1820

Imprint: Daniel Wrighton, Printer, Birmingham

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads. See Firth b.26(521)


Ballad - Roud Number: V599

Title: The trumpet sounds a victory

First Line: He was fam'd for deeds of arms

Themes:  Soldiers

Firth c.14(136)

Notes:  Slip.


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Notes:  Slip.

Edition - Bod759

Imprint Names:  Wrighton, D.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1812 and 1830

Imprint: D. Wrighton, Printer, No. 86, Snow-Hill, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V4032

Title: The bride's burial

First Line: Come mourn, come mourn with me

Themes:  BurialLove, unfortunate

Harding B 2(2)

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Edition - Bod926

Imprint Names:  Wrighton, D.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1812 and 1830

Imprint: D. Wrighton, Printer, Snow Hill, Birmingham

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(642).


Ballad - Roud Number: V31660

Title: The colier [sic], a new song

First Line: I am a collier 'tis true, I love a full quart

Themes:  Coalmines and mining

Harding B 25(396)

Notes:  Slip.


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[Rare books 24]

Notes:  Slip.

Edition - Bod960

Imprint Names:  Wrighton, D.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1812 and 1830

Imprint: Printed by D. Wrighton, 86, Snow-Hill, Birmingha[m]

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(2409).


Ballad - Roud Number: V12566

Title: The merry sailor

First Line: How pleasant a sailors life passes

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 25(1245)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod6135

Imprint Names:  Wrighton, D.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1812 and 1830

Imprint: Printed by D. Wrighton, No. 86, Snow Hill, Birmingham

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads. See Firth b.26(521)


Ballad - Roud Number: 11703

Title: How sweets the love, that meets return

First Line: When first I ken'd young Sandy's face

2806 c.11(3)

Notes:  The imprint on some copies is cropped Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1495a

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Johnson Ballads 1495b

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Johnson Ballads 1496a

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Johnson Ballads 1496b

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Johnson Ballads 1497a

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Johnson Ballads 1497b

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Edition - Bod6136

Imprint Names:  Wrighton, D.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1812 and 1830

Imprint: D. Wrighton, Printer, Snow Hill, Birmingham

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth b.26(522).


Ballad - Roud Number: V4795

Title: A sup of good whisky

First Line: A sup of good whisky will make you glad

Tune: Chapter of Kings

Themes:  DrinkingProfessionsNationality

Firth c.22(12)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 25(1853)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1500a

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1500b

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1501a

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1501b

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 3052

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod6137

Imprint Names:  Wrighton, D.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1810 and 1820

Imprint: Daniel Wrighton, Printer, Birmingham

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(3902).


Ballad - Roud Number: V599

Title: The trumpet sounds a victory

First Line: He was fam'd for deeds of arms

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 25(1956)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1504a

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1504b

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1505a

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1505b

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1506a

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1506b

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod6258

Imprint Names:  Wrighton, D.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1812 and 1830

Imprint: Printed by D. Wrighton, No. 86, Snow Hill, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: 2431

Title: The sinner's redemption

First Line: All you that are to mirth inclin'd

Themes:  Religion

Douce adds. 137(54)

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Edition - Bod6263

Imprint Names:  Wrighton, D.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1812 and 1830

Imprint: Printed by D. Wrighton, No. 86, Snow Hill, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 8334

Title: Christians awake, a good carol

First Line: Christians awake, salute the happy morn

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas carols

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 663

Title: Fountain of Christ's blood

First Line: There is a fountain of Christ's blood

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas carols

Douce adds. 137(65)

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Edition - Bod6265

Imprint Names:  Wrighton, D.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1812 and 1830

Imprint: D. Wrighton, 86, Snow-Hill, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V17658

Title: A carol for Christmas day

First Line: Let Christians now in joyfull mirth

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas carols

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 702

Title: The moon shines bright

First Line: The moon shines bright

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas carols

Douce adds. 137(66)

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Edition - Bod6266

Imprint Names:  Wrighton, D.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1812 and 1830

Imprint: D. Wrighton, 86, Snow-Hill, Birmigham [sic]


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 24394

Title: Arise & hail the sacred day

First Line: Arise and hail the sacred day

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas carols

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 278

Title: The seven joys

First Line: The first good joy our Lady had

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas carols

Douce adds. 137(61)

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Edition - Bod6268

Imprint Names:  Wrighton, D.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1812 and 1830

Imprint: D Wrighton 86 Snow-Hill Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 514

Title: The holly & the ivy

First Line: The holly and the ivy

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas carols

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3333

Title: Twelve articles

First Line: One God there is, in wisdom, glory, might

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Religion

Douce adds. 137(63)

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Edition - Bod2460

Imprint Names:  Wrighton, D.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1812 and 1830

Imprint: Printed by, D. Wrighton, 86, Snow-Hill, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1074

Title: The voyage was past

First Line: The voyage was past and England's shore

Themes:  NavalPress-gangs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1155

Title: The cottage on the moor

First Line: My mam is no more & my dad in his grave

Themes:  Orphans

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13775

Title: The woodlands

First Line: How sweet in the wood-lands, with fleet hound & horn

Themes:  Hunting

Firth b.26(524)

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Harding B 11(3998)

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Edition - Bod3471

Imprint Names:  Wrighton, D.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  1811

Imprint: Printed by D. Wrighton, No. 7, Edmund Street, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V3168

Title: A favorite song called Cottager's daughter

First Line: O tell me, ye swains, have you seen my Pastora

Themes:  Pastoral

Harding B 25(427)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3517

Imprint Names:  Wrighton, D.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  1811

Imprint: Printed by D. Wrighton, No. 7, Edmund Street, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V3916

Title: The happy man

First Line: I am of a nature that's fix'd in degree

Themes:  Happiness

Harding B 25(798)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3576

Imprint Names:  Wrighton, D.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  1811

Imprint: Printed by D. Wrighton, No. 7, Edmund Street, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V23235

Title: The Jew pedlar

First Line: Tho' late I was a pedlar, my shop vas in my box

Themes:  Street tradersJews

Harding B 25(970)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3690

Imprint Names:  Wrighton, D.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  1811

Imprint: Printed by D. Wrighton, No. 7, Edmund Street, Birmingham

Notes:  The illustration may be from the chapbook of Simple Simon.


Ballad - Roud Number: V15527

Title: The race horse

First Line: See the course throng'd with gazers, the spoots [sic] are begun

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Horse-racing

Harding B 25(1587)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11204

Imprint Names:  Wrighton, D.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1812 and 1830

Imprint: D. Wrighton, Printer, No. 86, Snow-Hill, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: 1700

Title: The bloody gardener's cruelty, or the Shepherd's daughter betray'd

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

Themes:  MurderCourtship - difference in social statusCruel mother

Harding B 1(103)

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Edition - Bod13163

Imprint Names:  Wrighton, D.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  1811

Imprint: Printed by D. Wrighton, No. 7, Edmund-street, Birmingham


Ballad

Title: Saturday night at Birmingham

First Line: Ye muses O mount on Aonian wing

Tune: Nottingham ale

Harding B 11(3426)

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