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Edition - Bod4903

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer Toy and Marble ware-house, 6, Great St. Andrew street dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7188

Title: Deep in the forest dell

First Line: Deep in the forest dell

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6786

Title: The knight of the sable plume

First Line: The moon had rose over the battle field

Themes:  Soldiers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1346

Title: Hail smiling morn

First Line: Hail smiling morn that tips the hills with gold

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V6788

Title: The knight of the silver shield

First Line: Splendour blazed in the castle hall

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V12073

Title: I want money

First Line: I want money, I want money

Themes:  Money

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V1085

Title: The wandering Savoyard

First Line: Ah, hear the wandering Savoyard's tale

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V144

Title: The archer boy

First Line: Oh! elude him not, the archer boy

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 13766

Title: Farewell to the mountain

First Line: Farewell to the mountain

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V3136

Title: Pat was a darling boy

First Line: 'Twas at the sign of the fork

Themes:  Drunkenness

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 13842

Title: The bridal ring

First Line: I dreamt last night of our earlier days

Themes:  Marriage

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V382

Title: Pat Fagan

First Line: You all know Pat Fagan the labourer well

Johnson Ballads fol. 124

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Johnson Ballads fol. 125

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Edition - Bod1571

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  [18--]

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 195


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V28936

Title: Missee Jane Crow

First Line: Oh! I'm de nigger Wenus

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V11083

Title: He was such a nice young man

First Line: If pity dwells within your breast

Themes:  TheftFrauds

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13842

Title: The bridal ring

First Line: I dreamt last night of our earlier days

2806 c.16(126)

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Harding B 11(2440)

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Opie P 550(4)

Edition - Bod6767

Imprint Names:  Henson, G.

Imprint Locations:  Northampton

Imprint: Henson, Printer, Bridge st. Northampton


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V27856

Title: We'll drink to the beauty

First Line: We'll drink to the beauty that's beaming, around

Notes:  Selection from \"La Traviata\"

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13842

Title: The bridal ring

First Line: I dreampt last night of our earlier day

Firth b.25(423)

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Johnson Ballads 3276

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Edition - Bod6840

Imprint Names:  Duckett, J.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  c.1840

Imprint: Printed for J. Duckett, 1 Highfield-street, Liverpool


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 368

Title: Love blow out the candle

First Line: When I was eighteen years of age

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentIllegitimacy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13842

Title: The bridal ring

First Line: I dreamt last night of our earlier day

Firth b.34(170)

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Edition - Bod6923

Imprint Names:  Ordoyno, W.

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail by W. Ordoyno, Newton Street, Nottingham

Notes:  Two titles on an uncut sheet


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 5898

Title: The boatmen dance

First Line: De boatmen dance, de boatmen sing

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4610

Title: Unhappy Jeremiah

First Line: I'd often heard a married life

Themes:  Marriage

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 12887

Title: Old Adam was a gentleman

First Line: Old Adam was the first man form'd

Themes:  Adam (Biblical figure)

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V10161

Title: From thee, Eliza, I must go

First Line: From thee, Eliza, I must go

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 22798

Title: Four and ninepenny tile

First Line: List my friends all around

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 7891

Title: Sich a getting up stairs

First Line: At Kentuck last night a party met

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V4666

Title: The watchman

First Line: Good night, good night, my dearest

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 2336

Title: The mistletoe bough

First Line: The mistletoe bough hung in the castle hall

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

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 13842

Title: The bridal ring

First Line: I dreamed last night of our earlier days

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V818

Title: Thy smile was sweet

First Line: Thy smile was sweet, thine eye was bright

11th Ballad - Roud Number: 12735

Title: Nix my dolly

First Line: In a box of the stone jug I was born

Authors:  Ainsworth, W.H.

Themes:  Crime - 19th centurySlang

12th Ballad - Roud Number: 6125

Title: Rory O'More

First Line: Young Rory O'More courted Kathleen Bawn

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V11915

Title: Maid of Llnanweylly [sic]

First Line: I have no sheep on the mountains

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V7769

Title: She sat within the abbey walls

First Line: A maiden was there from her father's halls

15th Ballad - Roud Number: 12739

Title: Leather breeches

First Line: Although a simple clown

16th Ballad - Roud Number: 299

Title: The poacher

First Line: When I was bound a 'prentice

Themes:  Poaching

17th Ballad - Roud Number: 13749

Title: The banks of the blue Moselle

First Line: When the glow worm gilds the elfin flow'r

18th Ballad - Roud Number: 13789

Title: Maid of Judah

First Line: No more shall the children of Judah sing

Themes:  Jews

19th Ballad - Roud Number: 13246

Title: How, when and where

First Line: Oh, tell me when and tell me where

20th Ballad - Roud Number: V3517

Title: How sweet those merry bells are ringing

First Line: How sweet those merry bell [sic] are ringing

Themes:  Bells

21st Ballad - Roud Number: V157

Title: Axe my eye

First Line: I deals in costermongery

22nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1451

Title: Boys of Kilkenny

First Line: Oh, the boys of Killkenny are brave roaring blades

Subjects:  Ireland

23rd Ballad - Roud Number: V6334

Title: Susan of the vale

First Line: Oh! give me but the lass I saw

24th Ballad - Roud Number: V12618

Title: My son Tom

First Line: My son's a youth of talents rare

25th Ballad - Roud Number: V8088

Title: The vesper bells are ringing

First Line: The vesper bells are ringing

26th Ballad - Roud Number: V9064

Title: His country and his friends

First Line: What if the sailor boldly goes

Themes:  Sailors

27th Ballad - Roud Number: V7603

Title: John Bull and the taxes

First Line: Here is lines about the times

Themes:  Taxation

28th Ballad - Roud Number: V16712

Title: Marked you her beaming eye

First Line: Mark'd you her eye of heavenly blue

29th Ballad - Roud Number: 13782

Title: Holy friar

First Line: I am a friar of orders grey

Authors:  O'Keeffe, John, 1747-1833

Themes:  FoodClergy

30th Ballad - Roud Number: V3932

Title: The young English gentleman

First Line: I'll sing you a prime new song

Notes:  A parody on The fine old English gentleman

31st Ballad - Roud Number: 2553

Title: Isle of beauty

First Line: Shades of evening close not o'er us

32nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1118

Title: Foggy dew

First Line: What shepherd was like me so blest

33rd Ballad

Title: Yankee Doodle

First Line: My daddy to my mammy said

Firth b.25(595/596)


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Firth b.34(212)


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Edition - Bod6974

Imprint Names:  Povey, L.

Imprint Locations:  Berkeley

Date  18--

Imprint: Povey, Printer, Berkeley


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2667

Title: Old dog Tray

First Line: The morn of life is past

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  Dogs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13842

Title: The bridal ring

First Line: I dreamt last night of our earlier days

Firth b.26(110)

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Harding B 11(2786)

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Edition - Bod11468

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 7


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5636

Title: The exciseman outwitted

First Line: To a village that skirted the sea

Themes:  Smuggling

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13842

Title: The bridal ring

First Line: I dreamt last night of our earlier days

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 2553

Title: Isle of beauty

First Line: Shades of evening close not o'er us

Themes:  Emigration

Harding B 11(1103)

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Edition - Bod13140

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 22


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1785

Title: The sailor's return

First Line: Bleak was the morn when William left his Nancy

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13842

Title: The bridal ring

First Line: I dreamt last night of our earlier days

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3455

Title: The wake of Teddy Roe

First Line: In Dublin, that city of riches and fame

Notes:  Verse and prose

Subjects:  Dublin (Ireland)

Themes:  Irish wakes

Harding B 11(3388)

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Edition - Bod13706

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13842

Title: The bridal ring

First Line: I dreamt last night of earlier days

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V917

Title: Come, dwell with me

First Line: Come, dwell with me, come dwell with me

Harding B 11(447)

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Edition - Bod7559

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4387

Title: A maiden's wants

First Line: Oh, here I am a blooming maid who long have single tarried

Themes:  Domestic economyMarriage prospects

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13842

Title: The bridal ring

First Line: I dreamt last night of our earlier day

Firth b.27(255)

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Harding B 11(2275)

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Johnson Ballads 3289

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Edition - Bod7662

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13842

Title: The bridal ring

First Line: I dreamt last night of our earlier days

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3539

Title: The light guitar

First Line: O, leave the gay and festive scene

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V9630

Title: Wandering boy

First Line: When the winter wind whistles across the wild moor

Authors:  White, Henry Kirke, 1785-1806

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V6400

Title: To-day I'm sixty-two

First Line: Time on eagle's wings flies by, and I am left alone

Themes:  Age

Firth b.27(406)

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Harding B 11(448)

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Edition - Bod7970

Imprint Names:  Forth, J.

Imprint Locations:  Pocklington

Imprint: Forth, Printer, Pocklington

Series Identifier: 76


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13842

Title: The bridal ring

First Line: I dreamt last night of our earlier days

2nd Ballad

Title: A new song, called Snowden Dunhill

First Line: Of Snowden Dunhill's life lets sing

Themes:  Transported convictCrime - 19th century

Firth b.34(43)

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Firth c.17(273)

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Edition - Bod15267

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13842

Title: The bridal ring

First Line: I dreamt last night of our earlier days

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9895

Title: May the young queen be happy

First Line: May the young queen be happy, and calm her renown

Subjects:  Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901

Harding B 16(37b)

Notes:  Slip Slip


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Edition - Bod20100

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4387

Title: A maiden's wants

First Line: Oh, here I am a blooming maid who long have single tarried

Themes:  Domestic economy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13842

Title: The bridal ring

First Line: I dreamt last night of our earlier day

Johnson Ballads 2664

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Edition - Bod20661

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1984

Title: Tom Bowling

First Line: Here a sheer hulk lies poor Tom Bowling

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13842

Title: The bridal ring

First Line: I dreamt last night of our earlier days

Harding B 11(3851)

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Edition - Bod20730

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, Preston

Series Identifier: 43


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15012

Title: May the queen live forever

First Line: Whilst the bright star of glory in liberty's rays

Subjects:  Victoria, queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13842

Title: The bridal ring

First Line: I dreamt last night of our earlier days

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13895

Title: She wore a wreath of roses

First Line: She wore a wreath of roses

Themes:  Widows

Harding B 11(2391)

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Edition - Bod20886

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer, 123, Union-st. Boro' S.E.

Series Identifier: 265


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 923

Title: [P]addy Haggerty['s] leather breeches!

First Line: At the sign of the Bell, on the road to Clonmell

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Taverns

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13842

Title: Bridal ring!

First Line: I dreamt last night of our earlier days

Themes:  Weddings

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1493

Title: Effects of love!

First Line: Young lovers all I pray draw near

Themes:  Seduction

2806 b.11(268)

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Firth b.28(29a)

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Harding B 11(11)

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Harding B 11(2911)

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Edition - Bod21566

Imprint Names:  Forth, J.

Imprint Locations:  Pocklington

Imprint: Forth, Printer, Pocklington

Series Identifier: 57


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3552

Title: Light weight sovereigns

First Line: Now if you will attention give

Themes:  Counterfeits and counterfeiting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13842

Title: The bridal ring

First Line: I dreamt last night of our earlier days

Firth c.17(303)

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Edition - Bod22050

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 194


Ballad - Roud Number: 13842

Title: Bridal ring

First Line: I dreamt last night of our earlier days

2806 c.16(24)

Notes:  Slip


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