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Edition - Bod4199

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 2689 is another edition.

Series Identifier: 47


Ballad - Roud Number: 13803

Title: My skiff is by de shore

First Line: I'm gwan, I'm gwan to see my lubly Dinah

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth b.27(220)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod46

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, from Pitts, Wholesale Toy & Marble Warehouse, 31 Dudley Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 618

Title: Poor smuggler boy

First Line: One cloudy cold morning as abroad I did steer

Themes:  OrphansSmuggling

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13803

Title: My skiff is by the shore

First Line: I'm gwan, I [sic] gwan to see my lubly Dina

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13623

Title: The white squall

First Line: The sea was bright and the bark rode well

Authors:  Johns, R.

Themes:  Shipwreck

Johnson Ballads 583

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Edition - Bod2104

Imprint Names:  Sharp, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1845

Imprint: Sharp, Printer, 30, Kent Street, Borough


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13803

Title: My skiff is by the shore

First Line: I'm gawn, 'I gwan to see my lovely Dina

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 11769

Title: Lubly yeller gal

First Line: Oh, bless dat lubly yeller gal

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Harding B 11(2586)

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Edition - Bod7002

Imprint Names:  Russell, S.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1840 and 1851

Imprint: Samuel Russell, Printer, 24, Old Meeting-stret [sic], Nephew to the late Joseph Russell, Moor-street, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13807

Title: Old soldier's daughter

First Line: O do you remember the old soldier's daughter

Themes:  Rural societySoldiers - veterans

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13248

Title: The Englishman

First Line: There's a land that bears a well known name

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

Themes:  PatriotismPolitics and government - 19th century

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13803

Title: My skiff is on de shore

First Line: I'm gwan I'm gwan to see lubly Dina

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth b.26(186)

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Edition - Bod7099

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: A. Ryal aud [sic] Co., Printers, 2 & 3 Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6581

Title: A life by de galley fire

First Line: A life by de galley fire

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V370

Title: Come to the old oak tree

First Line: Come to the old tree

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13803

Title: My skiff is by the shore

First Line: I'm gwan, 'I [sic] gwan to see my lubly Dina

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth b.26(230)

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Edition - Bod16061

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: H. De Marsan, Dealer in Songs, Toy-books &c. No. 38 Chatham St. N.Y.

Notes:  Border: Ethiopian. Coloured.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V29780

Title: Come, oh! come with me

First Line: Come, oh! come with me, the moon is beaming

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13803

Title: My skiff is by the shore. Parody on \"Come, oh! come with me\"

First Line: I'm gwan, I'm gwan to see my lubly Dina

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Harding B 18(603)

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Edition - Bod20138

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7448

Title: Jim Brown

First Line: I am a siance nigga, my name is Jim Brown

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 488

Title: Jenny, get your hoe-cake done

First Line: I left ole Virginny one very fine day

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 11769

Title: Long time ago

First Line: As I was gwoin down Shinbone alley

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1946

Title: I'm going ober de mountains

First Line: Down in ole Virginny break

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V3089

Title: Life on the ocean wave

First Line: A life on the ocean wave, a home on the rolling deep

Authors:  Serjeant, E.

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

6th Ballad

Title: It will nebber do to gib it up so, nigger boy

First Line: When I was broken from de shell

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 738

Title: Buffalo gals

First Line: As I went lumb'ring down de street, down de street, down de street

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 21831

Title: Lucy Neal

First Line: I was born in Alabama, my massa's name was Deal

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 13803

Title: My skiff is by the shore

First Line: I'm gwan, 'I gwan to see my lubly Dina

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 11767

Title: Clar de kitchen

First Line: In ole Kentuck in de afternoon

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Johnson Ballads 2711


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Johnson Ballads 2712


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Edition - Bod21614

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  The illustration is signed A. Reid. Firth b.27(220) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 47


Ballad - Roud Number: 13803

Title: My skiff is by de shore

First Line: I'm gawn [sic], I'm gwan to see my lubly Dina

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Johnson Ballads 2689

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