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Edition - Bod1298

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, and Toy Warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12442

Title: Jim Crow

First Line: I come from old Kentucky

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6945

Title: The literary dustman

First Line: Some folks may boast of sense, egad

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V8704

Title: Thro' the woods

First Line: Thro' the woods, thro' the woods, follow and find me

Performers:  Malibran, Maria, 1808-1836

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 13820

Title: Some love to roam

First Line: Some love to roam o'er the dark sea foam

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V1101

Title: Hurrah for the road

First Line: Hurrah o'er Hounslow-heath to roam

Themes:  Highwaymen

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V1108

Title: The cottage near Rochelle

First Line: When I beheld the anchor weighed

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 23875

Title: The merry mountain horn

First Line: Yes, I will leave the battle field

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V2910

Title: Sweet Rose of Yarrow

First Line: The morning broke in blushes o'er me

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V4783

Title: The horn of chase

First Line: To join the chase at break of day

Themes:  Hunting

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 13836

Title: We have liv'd and lov'd together

First Line: We have liv'd and loved together

Authors:  Jefferys, Charles, 1807-1865

Johnson Ballads fol. 115

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Johnson Ballads fol. 116

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Edition - Bod6247

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  The second illustration is from The life and death of St. George, the noble champion of England (Aldermary Church Yard, London)


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13862

Title: Light of other days

First Line: The light of other days is faded

Authors:  Bunn, A. (Alfred), 1796-1860

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V734

Title: My boat is on the shore

First Line: My boat is on the shore

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V18405

Title: With a jolly full bottle

First Line: With a jolly full bottle let each man be arm'd

Themes:  Drinking

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1789

Title: 'Tis I that love her best

First Line: The gentle stars are peeping

5th Ballad

Title: The happy home

First Line: There's not a home, a home like mine

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V5287

Title: Home of my heart

First Line: I breathe once more my native air

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 1010

Title: Doran's ass

First Line: One Paddy Doyle liv'd near Killarney

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 24348

Title: Bonny prince Charlie

First Line: Cam' ye by Athol braes, lad with the phillabeg

Subjects:  Charles Edward, prince, grandson of James II, king of England, 1720-1788

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 141

Title: The golden glove

First Line: A wealthy young squire of Tamworth we hear

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V3024

Title: Under the walnut tree

First Line: Under the walnut tree dance with me

Themes:  Dancing

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V20166

Title: Upbraid me not!

First Line: Upbraid me not! I little heed

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V21239

Title: Matrimonial miseries

First Line: Some married men boast of their true happy state

Themes:  Marriage

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V367

Title: Let us be happy together

First Line: Come, let us be happy together

Authors:  Jefferys, Charles, 1807-1865

14th Ballad - Roud Number: 13867

Title: The minstrel boy

First Line: The minstrel boy to the wars has gone

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

15th Ballad - Roud Number: V703

Title: Gloomy winter's now awa'

First Line: Gloomy winter's now awa'

Authors:  Tannahill, Robert, 1774-1810

16th Ballad - Roud Number: 13783

Title: Harry Bluff

First Line: Harry Bluff when a boy, left his friends and his home

Themes:  Sailors

17th Ballad - Roud Number: 13883

Title: Ratcatcher's daughter

First Line: In Westminster, not long ago, there lived a ratcatcher's daughter

18th Ballad - Roud Number: 1146

Title: Young Edward the gallant hussar

First Line: A damsel possessed of great beauty

19th Ballad - Roud Number: V9583

Title: A lady in a crinoline

First Line: A lady with a crinoline was walking down a street

Themes:  Crinolines

20th Ballad - Roud Number: 326

Title: My boy Tammy

First Line: Oh where hae ye been a' the day, my boy Tammy?

21st Ballad - Roud Number: V18888

Title: The woodland hallo

First Line: In our cottage, that peeps from the skirts of the wood

22nd Ballad - Roud Number: V284

Title: A famous man was Robin Hood

First Line: A famous man was Robin Hood

Themes:  Rob Roy

23rd Ballad - Roud Number: V6714

Title: Hope told a flattering tale

First Line: Hope told a flattering tale

24th Ballad - Roud Number: V8949

Title: The gay coalheaver

First Line: 'Twas a dark cloudy night

25th Ballad - Roud Number: V5485

Title: The wolf

First Line: At the peaceful midnight hour

26th Ballad - Roud Number: V344

Title: Cheer for the pilots

First Line: The sturdy pilots put to sea

Themes:  Pilots

27th Ballad - Roud Number: V19489

Title: When the wind blows

First Line: When the wind blows

28th Ballad - Roud Number: V3545

Title: When the moon her light discloses

First Line: When the moon her light discloses

29th Ballad - Roud Number: 2821

Title: I've been roaming

First Line: I've been roaming, I've been roaming

30th Ballad - Roud Number: V8869

Title: Love and friendship

First Line: Away, light vows of woman's love

Themes:  Friendship

31st Ballad - Roud Number: V17063

Title: That melody enchants my soul

First Line: That melody enchants my soul

32nd Ballad - Roud Number: V34735

Title: 'Tis very sweet to love thee, maiden

First Line: 'Tis very sweet to love thee, maiden, very sweet to woo

33rd Ballad - Roud Number: V15436

Title: Fill the goblet again

First Line: Fill the goblet again! for I never before

Themes:  Drinking

34th Ballad - Roud Number: 13861

Title: Last rose of summer

First Line: 'Tis the last rose of summer

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

35th Ballad - Roud Number: V7111

Title: A beau I had once on a time

First Line: A beau I had once on a time

36th Ballad - Roud Number: 664

Title: Bonny bunch of roses

First Line: By the danger of the ocean

Subjects:  Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873

Themes:  French invasion scares, 1852

37th Ballad - Roud Number: V5806

Title: Away, my bounding steed, away!

First Line: Away! my bounding steed, away!

38th Ballad - Roud Number: V13123

Title: Last words of Marmion

First Line: The war, that for a space did fail

39th Ballad - Roud Number: V1660

Title: Here in cool grot

First Line: Here, in cool grot and mossy cell

40th Ballad - Roud Number: V15600

Title: There's room enough for all

First Line: What need of all this fuss and strife

41st Ballad - Roud Number: V752

Title: Norah, the pride of Kildare

First Line: As beauteous Flora

42nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13789

Title: Maid of Judah

First Line: No more shall the children of Judah sing

Themes:  Jews

43rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13392

Title: The harp of Tara's hall

First Line: The harp that once thro' Tara's hall

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

44th Ballad - Roud Number: V1507

Title: King of the forest glade

First Line: Oh, I am the child of the forest wild

45th Ballad - Roud Number: V5437

Title: The pilgrim of love

First Line: Orynthia, my beloved, I call in vain!

46th Ballad - Roud Number: 13820

Title: Some love to roam

First Line: Some love to roam o'er the dark sea foam

Themes:  Hunting

Firth b.27(457/458)




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Edition - Bod2341

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, 121, Church-street, Preston

Notes:  2806 c.15(256) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 207


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13820

Title: Some love to roam

First Line: Some love to roam o'er the dark sea foam

Themes:  Hunting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1171

Title: Kate Kearney

First Line: Oh! did you not hear of Kate Kearney?

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1179

Title: Freemason's song

First Line: Come all you Freemasons that dwell around the globe

Themes:  Freemasonry

Harding B 11(3590)

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Edition - Bod2353

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13820

Title: Some love to roam

First Line: Some love to roam o'er the dark sea foam

Themes:  Hunting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23875

Title: The merry mountain horn

First Line: Yes, I will leave the battle field

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 5878

Title: My heart's in the Highlands

First Line: My heart's in the Highlands, my heart is not here

Subjects:  Scotland

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V2910

Title: Sweet Rose of Yarrow

First Line: The morning broke in blushes o'er me

Harding B 11(3589)

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Edition - Bod3906

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Preston

Notes:  Harding B 11(3590) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 207


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13820

Title: Some love to roam

First Line: Some love to roam o'er the dark sea foam

Themes:  Hunting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1171

Title: Kate Kearney

First Line: Oh! did you not hear of Kate Kearney?

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1179

Title: Freemason's song

First Line: Come all you Freemason's that dwell around the globe

Themes:  Freemasonry

2806 c.15(256)

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Johnson Ballads 2022

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Edition - Bod3907

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2436

Title: Dark lock-na-Garr

First Line: Away ye gay landscapes, ye gardens of roses

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

Notes:  Appears also in 2806 b.9(245), and in Harding B 19(52b) with only five stanzas

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 830

Title: Bloody Alma

First Line: You loyal heroes pray uow [sic] draw near

Notes:  Another impression appears in 2806 b.9(245)

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856Alma, battle of the, 1854

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13820

Title: Some love to roam

First Line: Some love to roam o'er the dark sea foam

Themes:  Hunting

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V33932

Title: I'm a flirt

First Line: I'm a flirt, I'm a flirt of the real Dublin style

Harding B 19(88)

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Edition - Bod8885

Imprint Names:  Hillatt and Martin

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Printed and Published by Hillatt and Martin, 13, Prescot Street, Goodman's Fields


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13820

Title: Some love to roam

First Line: Some love to roam o'er the dark sea foam

Themes:  Hunting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13899

Title: The soldier's dream

First Line: Our bugles sang truce, for the night cloud had lower'd

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  Soldiers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V9479

Title: Poor Kate of Kintore

First Line: As near castle Urquhart, a young soldier stray'd

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Firth c.14(223)

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Edition - Bod18897

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 94

Title: Lizzy Lindsay

First Line: Will ye gang wi' me Lizzy Lindsay

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13833

Title: Woodman spare that tree

First Line: Woodman spare that tree

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V30357

Title: May morning song

First Line: Arise, fair maids, the east grows bright

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 13820

Title: Some love to roam

First Line: Some love to roam o'er the dark sea foam

Themes:  Hunting

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V6844

Title: The social fire

First Line: When beating rains and pinching winds

Themes:  Friendship

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V2989

Title: The knight's return

First Line: Fair Ellen, here again I stand

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V29610

Title: O follow her not!

First Line: O follow her not! O follow her not!

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V29870

Title: The sailor boy

First Line: I will think of my love in the moonlight

Themes:  Sailors

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V7574

Title: Peggy Gray

First Line: Oh, Peggy Gray, 'tis many years since thou and I were young

Themes:  Age

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 13900

Title: The soldier's tear

First Line: Upon the hill he turned, to take a last fond look

Themes:  Soldiers

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V286

Title: Bonnie Jeannie Gray

First Line: Oh! whar was ye sae late yestreen

12th Ballad - Roud Number: 13862

Title: The light of other days

First Line: The light of other days is faded

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V574

Title: Meeting of the waters

First Line: There is not in this world a valley so sweet

Harding B 45(23)



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Edition - Bod22113

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Slip. Appears also in a sheet of four; see Harding B 19(88)


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13820

Title: Some love to roam

First Line: Some love to roam o'er the dark sea foam

Themes:  Hunting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V33932

Title: I'm a flirt

First Line: I'm a flirt, I'm a flirt of the real Dublin style

2806 c.15(206)

Notes:  Slip Slip.


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