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Edition - Bod3258

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Notes:  Harding B 11(51) is another impression Harding B 11(53) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: Among the green bushes

First Line: A[s] I walked thro' the meadows one morning in May

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: The false lover

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

Themes:  WealthUnfaithfulness

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1794

Title: Jack Robinson

First Line: The perils and dangers of the voyage pass'd

Themes:  SailorsLovers partedUnfaithfulness

Harding B 11(52)

Notes:  MS note on third ballad: \"By Tom Hudson, about 1813\"


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Edition - Bod3268

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrews Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(51) is another impression Harding B 11(52) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: Among the green bushes

First Line: As I walked thro' the meadows one morning in May

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: The false lover

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

Themes:  Unfaithfulness

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1794

Title: Jack Robinson

First Line: The perils and dangers of the voyage pass'd

Themes:  SailorsLovers partedUnfaithfulness

Harding B 11(53)

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Edition - Bod15523

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Notes:  Harding B 11(52) is another impression Harding B 11(53) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: Among the green bushes

First Line: A[s] I walked thro' the meadows one morning in May

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: The false lover

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

Themes:  WealthUnfaithfulness

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1794

Title: Jack Robinson

First Line: The perils and dangers of the voyage pass'd

Themes:  SailorsLovers partedUnfaithfulness

Harding B 11(51)

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Edition - Bod19236

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Notes:  Part of a sheet of three; see Harding B 11(51) and Harding B 11(52).


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: Among the green bushes

First Line: A[s] I walked thro' the meadows one morning in May

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: The false lover

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

Harding B 17(4b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod4851

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V25222

Title: Bread and cheese, and kisses

First Line: One night my sweetheart came to woo

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2139

Title: The new national patent steam washing company

First Line: Dukes, bishops, earls, lords, they have all got a share

Tune: Noddin

Performers:  Taylor, C.

Performance Locations:  Vauxhall Gardens

Themes:  Laundrymen

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1243

Title: The hearty good fellow

First Line: I am a hearty good fellow

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V3731

Title: The full new moon

First Line: The full new moon is old my love

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V2891

Title: Just like love

First Line: Just like love is yonder rose

Authors:  Strangford, Percy Clinton Sydney Smythe, Viscount, 1780-1855

6th Ballad

Title: [None]

First Line: Nurse of smiles! come, soothing hope

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 18858

Title: Birds of a feather

First Line: Our life's a day's journey to you I will say

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: Among the green bushes, &c

First Line: As I walk'd through the meadows one morning in May

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 8476

Title: Blink o'er the burn

First Line: Young Sandy is a dowdy lad

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V23443

Title: Lira, lira, la

First Line: Little thinks the townsman's wife

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V18660

Title: The pigs among the roses

First Line: The pigs in Gaffer's garden stray'd

12th Ballad - Roud Number: 250

Title: Jock o' Hazel Dean

First Line: Why weep ye by the tide lady?

Authors:  Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832

Performers:  Paton, Mary Ann, 1802-1864

13th Ballad

Title: A favourite song

First Line: Tho' I am now a very little lad

Tune: My love was born in Aberdeen

14th Ballad - Roud Number: 8516

Title: My ain kind deary, O

First Line: Will ye gang o'er the lee-rig

Performers:  Broadhurst, Mr.

15th Ballad - Roud Number: V1152

Title: Hole in the ballad

First Line: Your laughter I'll try to provoke

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1768-1833

Themes:  Ballads

16th Ballad - Roud Number: V14806

Title: Brixton in a morning. A parody on Shakespeare's Hark, the lark

First Line: Hark the kids their darbies ring!

Johnson Ballads fol. 30

Notes:  Title cropped. One ballad has been cut out from the right hand column.


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Edition - Bod1389

Imprint Names:  Kiernan, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Imprint: Kierna[n] Printer Garden-street, Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: The green bushes

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

2806 c.17(157)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(456)


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Edition - Bod1749

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: A new song called The green bushes

First Line: As I went out walking one morn'g in spring

2806 c.8(194)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1843

Imprint Names:  King, W.

Imprint Locations:  Oxford

Date  [c.1835]

Imprint: Printed and Sold by W. King, St. Peter's-le-Bailey, Oxford ... Sold also by J. Simons, 123, London-street, Reading

Notes:  Two titles attached. From the collection of F. Madan, Brasenose College. Large format


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 218

Title: The fair maid of Oxford city

First Line: Its of a fair maid in Oxford city

Themes:  Jealousy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1095

Title: Highland Mary

First Line: Ye banks and braes and streams around

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Themes:  Death

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5686

Title: The violet girl

First Line: Come buy my pretty violets blue

Themes:  Street traders

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1514

Title: \"God save the king\". For his majesty, William the IVth

First Line: God save our noble king

Subjects:  William IV, King of Great Britain, 1765-1837

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V25658

Title: The new-mown hay

First Line: 'Twas in the morn when sweets disclose

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V1044

Title: Rise gentle moon

First Line: Day has gone down o'er the Baltic's broad billow

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: The green bushes

First Line: As I was walking one morning in May

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 13320

Title: Oh, no, we never mention her

First Line: Oh, no, we never mention her

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 1271

Title: My village fair

First Line: With my village fair what lass can compare

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 155

Title: Poor Mary of the moor

First Line: 'Ywas [sic] one cold winter's night, when the wind

11th Ballad - Roud Number: 1234

Title: The flowing bowl

First Line: Come, landlord, fill a flowing bowl

Themes:  Drinking

12th Ballad - Roud Number: 13785

Title: Jack Stedfast

First Line: Jack Stedfast and I were both messmates at sea

Themes:  Sailors

13th Ballad - Roud Number: 24438

Title: I'd be a butterfly

First Line: I'd be a butterfly born in a bower

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839

14th Ballad - Roud Number: 13265

Title: The wake of Teddy the tiler

First Line: From Dublin town the other night

Tune: King of the Cannibal islands

15th Ballad - Roud Number: 13848

Title: Cabin boy

First Line: The sea was rough, the clouds were dark

Authors:  Dibdin, Thomas, 1771-1841

Themes:  Naval

16th Ballad - Roud Number: V496

Title: Lads of the village

First Line: Where the lads of the village shall merrily ah

17th Ballad - Roud Number: 2674

Title: Remember love, remember

First Line: Twas ten o'clock one moonlight night

18th Ballad - Roud Number: 2671

Title: The broken pitcher

First Line: O where are you going so fast, pretty maid

19th Ballad - Roud Number: V3539

Title: The light guitar

First Line: O, leave the gay and festive scene

20th Ballad - Roud Number: 875

Title: Oyster girl

First Line: Many a knight and lady gay

Themes:  Street traders

21st Ballad - Roud Number: 13229

Title: Buy a broom

First Line: From Teuchland I came with my light ware all laden

Themes:  Street traders

22nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7561

Title: The pretty milkman

First Line: At dawn of day, when other folks

23rd Ballad - Roud Number: 906

Title: Bonny moon

First Line: As I went to my cot at the close of the day

24th Ballad - Roud Number: 9592

Title: Judy Callaghan

First Line: 'Twas on a windy night

25th Ballad - Roud Number: V7197

Title: The Swiss boy

First Line: Come arouse thee, arouse thee, my gay Swiss boy

Edition - Bod5119

Imprint Names:  Heppel, R.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1827 and 1840

Imprint: Printed by R. Heppel, 113, Coleshill-street, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: Down among the green bushes

First Line: As I walk'd thro' the meadows one morning in May

2806 c.17(104)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(299).


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Edition - Bod6043

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: Hodges' (from Pitts's,) No. 31, Dudley-st Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: The green bushes

First Line: As I was walking one morning in May

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16779

Title: When first I went to sea

First Line: When first I went to sea, an orphan lad was I

Subjects:  Algiers

Themes:  Naval

Johnson Ballads 512

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Edition - Bod11771

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer and Publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro'

Notes:  Harding B 11(3101) is another impression Harding B 11(3101) is another impression

Series Identifier: 345


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2558

Title: Pat must emigrate

First Line: Farewell to poor old Erin's isle

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Emigration

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: Down by the green bushes

First Line: Early one morning in the month of May

Harding B 11(3102)

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Edition - Bod11975

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High-street, St. Giles


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2663

Title: Joe in the copper

First Line: I'm going to tell a story

Themes:  Servants

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: The green bushes

First Line: As I walked thro' the meadows one morning in May

Harding B 11(1889)

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Edition - Bod9628

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitss [sic] Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse 6, Great st Andrew street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: Among the green bushes

First Line: As I walked through the meadows one morning in May

Themes:  DeceptionClothing

Firth c.18(147)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(49)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9745

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1827]

Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: The false lover

First Line: As I was awalking one morning in may

Themes:  Rejected suitorClothing

Firth c.18(145)

Notes:  Date given in MS. Torn at lower edge Slip


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Edition - Bod9746

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: Green bushes

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

Themes:  Rejected suitorClothing

Firth c.18(146)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15813

Imprint Names:  Andrews, J.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: Andrews, Printer, 38 Chatham Street, N.Y.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: The green bushes

First Line: I'll buy you new bavers and fine silken gowns

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5679

Title: Blow, gentle gales

First Line: Blow, gentle gales, and on your wing

Harding B 18(220)

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Edition - Bod16376

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 282


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: Green bushes

First Line: Down by the green bushes, where he thinks to meet me

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3451

Title: Hibernia's lovely Jane

First Line: Departing from the Scottish shore

Subjects:  Scotland

Themes:  Soldiers, Scottish

Harding B 20(64)

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Edition - Bod20525

Imprint Names:  McCall, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1857 and 1877

Imprint: W. M'Call, Printer, Cartwright Place, Byrom S. Liverpool

Notes:  The second illustration appears to be from an alphabet: Ox, Pear, Queen.

Series Identifier: 83


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: Green bushes

First Line: Early one morning in the month of May

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3451

Title: Hibernia's lovely Jane

First Line: Departing from the Scottish shore

Subjects:  Scotland

Themes:  Soldiers, Scottish

Harding B 11(1416)

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Edition - Bod22653

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer and Publisher, 177 Union Street, Boro'

Notes:  Harding B 11(3102) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 345


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2558

Title: Pat must emigrate

First Line: Farewell to poor old Erin's isle

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: Down by the green bushes

First Line: Early one morning in the month of May

2806 b.10(80)

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Harding B 11(3101)

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Edition - Bod22982

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 230


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3116

Title: The trysting tree

First Line: In the days of old, when forest and glade

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: The green bushes

First Line: \"I'll buy you new beavers, and fine silken gowns

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V696

Title: The dark-haired girl

First Line: My dark-haired girl, thy ringlets deck

2806 d.31(71)

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Harding B 11(3903)

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