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Edition - Bod4184

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer and Publisher, 123 Union Street, Boro'. S.E.

Notes:  Harding B 11(3970) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 203


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V937

Title: Oh, let me like a soldier fall

First Line: Oh, let me like a soldier fall

Themes:  Military

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3247

Title: A very good hand at it!

First Line: From ---shire I came t'other day, with my pockets well lined with cash, sir

Themes:  TavernsCountryman in LondonProstitution

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1305

Title: Jolly old farmer smoking his clay

First Line: A jolly old farmer sat smoking his clay

Themes:  FarmersSoldiersRural society

Firth b.26(325)

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Harding B 11(3969)

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Edition - Bod5407

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1820 and 1831

Imprint: Wright, Printer, Smithfield, Birmingham

Notes:  Different from Firth b.25(479)


Ballad - Roud Number: 1305

Title: Jolly old farmer

First Line: A jolly old farmer sat soaking [sic] his clay

Themes:  Soldiers

2806 c.17(196)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(38).


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Edition - Bod6823

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson & Son, (late J. Russell,) Printers, Moor-street, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5458

Title: Orphan child

First Line: The night was dark as I did wander

Themes:  Orphans

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1305

Title: Jolly old farmer

First Line: A jolly old farmer sat soaking his clay

Themes:  Soldiers

Firth b.25(479)

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Harding B 11(2873)

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Edition - Bod2875

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer and Publisher, 123, Union Street, Boro' S.E.

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 11(3969)


Ballad - Roud Number: 1305

Title: Jolly old farmer smoking his clay

First Line: A jolly old farmer sat smoking his clay

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 15(153a)

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


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Johnson Ballads 3174

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

Edition - Bod3863

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed at Pitts Wholesale Toy Warehouse, 6, Great st. Andrew street, 7 dials

Notes:  Another edition forms part of a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 11(237A).


Ballad - Roud Number: 1305

Title: The generous farmer, or, Poor soldier

First Line: A jolly old farmer once soaking his clay

Themes:  Soldiers

Johnson Ballads 832

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod12115

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V213

Title: Ben Block

First Line: Ben Block was a veteran of naval renown

Authors:  Collins, John, d. 1808

Notes:  Harding B 17(22a) is another edition of this ballad alone. Harding B 25(170) is another edition of this ballad alone.

Themes:  Sailors - veterans

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1305

Title: The generous farmer, or, Poor soldier

First Line: A jolly old farmer once soaking his clay

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 832 is another edition of this ballad alone.

Themes:  Soldiers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V412

Title: Helen the fair, a new song

First Line: Fair Helen one morn from her cottage had stray'd

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social status

Harding B 11(237A)

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Edition - Bod12270

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Notes:  Harding B 11(3969) is another impression, with the imprint.

Series Identifier: 203


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V937

Title: Oh, let me like a soldier fall

First Line: Oh, let me like a soldier fall

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3247

Title: A very good hand at it!

First Line: From ---shire I came t'other day, with my pockets well lined with cash, sir

Themes:  Countryman in London

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1305

Title: Jolly old farmer smoking his clay

First Line: A jolly old farmer sat smoking his clay

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 11(3970)

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Edition - Bod10869

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 902


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1305

Title: Jolly old farmer smoking his clay

First Line: A jolly old farmer sat smoking his clay

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 772

Title: Take me home

First Line: Take me home to the place where I first saw the light

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5544

Title: My old friend, Kate

First Line: 'Tis many years, my old friend, Kate

Tune: My old friend, John

Authors:  Thornton, L.M., d. 1888

Firth c.26(110)

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Edition - Bod16361

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by Jennings, Water-lane, Whitefriars, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 1305

Title: The generous farmer and the poor soldier

First Line: A jolly old farmer once soaking his clay

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 25(720)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20049

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1305

Title: Jolly old farmer

First Line: As a jolly old farmer sat soaking his clay

Themes:  FarmersSoldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3350

Title: Jack's the lad

First Line: Our ship's a-port, so here I be

Themes:  Sailors

Johnson Ballads 2603

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Edition - Bod21104

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


Ballad - Roud Number: 1305

Title: The generous farmer

First Line: A jolly old farmer once soaking [sic] his clay

Themes:  Soldiers

2806 c.16(267)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(330a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21239

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Clayton, J.Myers

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLondonLondon

Date  between 1858 and 1861

Imprint: Manchester: John Bebbington, Printer, 31, Oldham Road Bradford: Sold by James Clayton, 85, Salesbridge Lane London: Myers, 9, Cloyd Terrace, Copenhagen-st., Caledonian-rd.

Series Identifier: 455


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V491

Title: The age of man, displayed in ten stages of life

First Line: In prime of years when I was young

Themes:  Ages of man

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1305

Title: The generous farmer

First Line: A jolly old farmer once soaking his clay

Themes:  Soldiers

2806 c.16(317)

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Harding B 11(26)

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