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Edition - Bod974

Imprint Names:  Ordoyno, W.

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

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

Notes:  An uncut sheet of two titles.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13784

Title: Happy land

First Line: Happy land! happy land!

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13900

Title: The soldier's tear

First Line: Upon the hill he turn'd

Themes:  Soldiers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13752

Title: After many roving years

First Line: Oh, after many roving years

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 298

Title: Where are you going my pretty maid

First Line: Where are you going my pretty maid?

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 13804

Title: My Helen is the fairest flower

First Line: My Helen is the fairest flower

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V8045

Title: Kiss me now or never

First Line: The morn was fair, the month was May

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V2898

Title: Rose of Cashmere

First Line: By the flower of the valley

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V826

Title: The smile and sigh

First Line: There is a smile I dearly prize

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V2890

Title: My love's like the red red rose

First Line: Oh, my love's like the red red rose

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V28711

Title: Lovely woman

First Line: Of mighty nature's handy works

Themes:  Women

11th Ballad - Roud Number: 13833

Title: Woodman spare the tree

First Line: Woodman spare that tree

Authors:  Morris, George Pope, 1802-1864

12th Ballad - Roud Number: 13786

Title: Lost Rosabel

First Line: They have given thee to another

Themes:  Lovers parted

13th Ballad - Roud Number: 13894

Title: Journey'd over many lands

First Line: I've journey'd over many lands

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V3323

Title: My bark is on the sea

First Line: Do you ever think of me love

15th Ballad - Roud Number: 13881

Title: The old house at home

First Line: Oh, the old house at home where my forefathers dwelt

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

16th Ballad - Roud Number: V28099

Title: My old girl at home

First Line: To my old girl at home these lines I'll indite

Themes:  Family life

17th Ballad - Roud Number: V8090

Title: Merry Christ-Church bells

First Line: Hark! the bonny Christ-Church bells

Themes:  Bells

18th Ballad - Roud Number: V3790

Title: The gypsey prince

First Line: No more, no more shall the notes of love

Themes:  War

19th Ballad - Roud Number: 4260

Title: Allan water

First Line: On the banks of Allan-water

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

20th Ballad - Roud Number: V1694

Title: My dear native isle

First Line: Dear native isle; the summer sun is glowing

21st Ballad - Roud Number: 13836

Title: We've liv'd and lov'd together

First Line: We have liv'd and lov'd together

Authors:  Jefferys, Charles, 1807-1865

22nd Ballad - Roud Number: V806

Title: Oh, yes! I oft remember thee

First Line: Oh, yes! I oft remember thee

23rd Ballad - Roud Number: V7936

Title: A duet

First Line: Cup of nectar -- rosy nectar

24th Ballad - Roud Number: V227

Title: Dolly Day

First Line: She's just what I expected her

25th Ballad - Roud Number: V888

Title: By the gaily circling glass

First Line: By the gaily circling glass

Themes:  Drinking

26th Ballad - Roud Number: 1346

Title: Hail! smiling morn

First Line: Hail! smiling morn that tips the hill with gold

27th Ballad - Roud Number: V326

Title: Chanting Benny, or the Batch of ballads

First Line: When quite a babe my parents said

Themes:  Ballads

28th Ballad - Roud Number: V30655

Title: The queen of merry England

First Line: O the queen of merry England

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

Themes:  Patriotism

29th Ballad - Roud Number: 3549

Title: The death of Nelson

First Line: O'er Nelson's tomb, with silent grief oppress'd

Authors:  Arnold, Samuel James, 1774-1852

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

30th Ballad - Roud Number: 16967

Title: John Anderson my Jo

First Line: John Anderson, my Jo, John

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Themes:  Marriage

31st Ballad - Roud Number: 23540

Title: Sweet May morn

First Line: It was early one sweet May morning

32nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5060

Title: Willie brew'd a peck o' maut

First Line: O Willie brew'd a peck o' maut

Themes:  Drinking

33rd Ballad - Roud Number: V220

Title: The bloom is on the rye

First Line: My pretty Jane! my pretty Jane!

Authors:  Fitzball, Edward, 1792-1873

34th Ballad - Roud Number: V27855

Title: Drink, boys, drink

First Line: Come, push about the grog, and drink, boys drink

Themes:  Drinking

35th Ballad - Roud Number: V5958

Title: The Red cross knight

First Line: Blow, warder, blow! thy sounding horn

Themes:  Crusaders

36th Ballad - Roud Number: V2980

Title: A new version of the Admiral

First Line: How swiftly rides our gallant bark

Themes:  Naval

37th Ballad - Roud Number: V196

Title: My beautiful Rhine

First Line: How sweet 'tis to wander when day beams decline

Themes:  Rhine, river

38th Ballad - Roud Number: 1235

Title: Health to all good lasses

First Line: Here's a health to all good lasses

Themes:  Drinking

Firth b.25(600/601)

Notes:  Firth b.25(600/601) is torn at top and bottom.



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Firth b.34(275)


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Edition - Bod6728

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, from Pitt's, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, [31, Dudley] Street (Late Monmouth Street,) Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13881

Title: Old house at home

First Line: Oh! the old house at home

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16983

Title: Mamma won't l[et me] marry yet

First Line: Mamma won't let me marry yet

Themes:  Marriage prospects

Firth b.25(386)

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Firth c.20(29)

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Edition - Bod6758

Imprint Names:  Ordoyno, W.

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Imprint: Ordoyno, Printer, Nottingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13881

Title: The old house at home

First Line: Oh! the old house at home where my forefathers dwelt

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3105

Title: All by the shady greenwood tree

First Line: All by the shady greenwood tree

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5112

Title: Foresters sound the cheerful horn

First Line: Foresters sound the cheerful horn

Themes:  Hunting

Firth b.25(597)

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Edition - Bod6965

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: H. Paul, Printer, 22, Brick Lane, Spitalfields


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2554

Title: My bonny blooming highland Jane

First Line: As I walked out one morning fair

Subjects:  Scotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13881

Title: The old house at home

First Line: Oh the old house at home

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

Firth b.26(100)

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Edition - Bod2001

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail by John O. Bebbington, 22, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 6


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13134

Title: Long Barney

First Line: Did you ever hear tell of long Barney!

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13881

Title: The old house at home

First Line: Oh! the old house at home where my forefathers dwelt

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

Harding B 11(2192)

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Edition - Bod2162

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: [Paul] and Co., Prin[ters, 2] & 3 Monmouth Court, Seven Dials, and 35 Hanover Street, Portsea


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13881

Title: The old house at home

First Line: Oh, the old house at home

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1657

Title: Masters gun

First Line: [I]'m a 'prentice boy: my name is Bob

Themes:  Apprentices

Harding B 11(2803)

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Edition - Bod3763

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V291

Title: The bonny blue cap

First Line: Oh bold and true, in bonnet blue

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2647

Title: Nature's gay day

First Line: It was nature's gay day, bright smiling Mayday

Themes:  May day

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V246

Title: Bill Jones

First Line: 'Twas off the coast of Guinea land

Subjects:  Africa

Themes:  NavalMutiny

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1977

Title: Come dearest maiden

First Line: Maiden I will never deceive thee

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 13862

Title: The light of other days

First Line: The light of other days is faded

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

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 5898

Title: De boatman dance

First Line: De boatman dance, de boatman sing

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 390

Title: Ole Tan Tucker

First Line: Ole Tan Tucker came to town one night

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V31045

Title: Faithless maiden

First Line: Scenes where memory fondly lingers

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 13847

Title: Canadian boat song

First Line: Faintly as tolls the evening chime

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 488

Title: Jenny get de o' cake done

First Line: O lubly Jenny dear

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

11th Ballad - Roud Number: 13881

Title: The old house at home

First Line: Oh the old house at home where my forefathers dwelt

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

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V257

Title: The black flag

First Line: O ever a rover's life for me

Themes:  Piracy

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V129

Title: The angels whisper

First Line: A baby was sleeping

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V1799

Title: This blooming rose

First Line: This blooming rose at early dawn

15th Ballad - Roud Number: 13895

Title: She wore a wreath of roses

First Line: She wore a wreath of roses, the night that first we met

Firth b.28(38)

Notes:  Stamped: Bodleian Library, Percy Manning Collection, 1917. Large format



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Edition - Bod3963

Imprint Names:  The Poet's Box

Imprint Locations:  Belfast

Date  between 1846 and 1852

Imprint: Sold only at the \"Poet's Box\" and General Printing-office, 1, Castle-court, Belfast


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15033

Title: I'm afloat, I'm afloat

First Line: I'm afloat, I'm afloat, on the fierce rolling tide

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

Themes:  Piracy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13881

Title: The old house at home

First Line: Oh, the old house at home where my forefathers dwelt

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

Harding B 26(266)

Notes:  Slip Slip


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Edition - Bod11891

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6073

Title: I ain't such a fool as I look

First Line: I was born in a country town

Themes:  EducationCountryman in LondonMoney

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13881

Title: The old house at home

First Line: Oh! the old house at time [sic]

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

Harding B 11(1613)

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Edition - Bod12772

Imprint Names:  Ford, W.

Imprint Locations:  Sheffield

Imprint: W. Ford, Printer, York-street, Sheffield


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13881

Title: The old house at home

First Line: Oh! the old house at home

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 552

Title: New York streets

First Line: As I was going up New York streets

Harding B 11(2805)

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Edition - Bod10300

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer & Publisher, 177, Union-st., Boro'. S.E.

Series Identifier: 162


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15521

Title: The greatest comfort on earth, is a sweet-tempered wife

First Line: O how happy is my days, when I can sing in praise

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13881

Title: The old house at home

First Line: Oh, the old house at home

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

Firth c.20(95)

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Harding B 11(1403)

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Edition - Bod10789

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Notes:  Harding B 19(74a) is another edition


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13881

Title: The old house at home

First Line: The old house at home

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13755

Title: Alice Gray

First Line: She's all my fancy painted her

2806 b.11(2)

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Edition - Bod8858

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 13881

Title: The old house at home

First Line: Oh! the old house at home

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

Harding B 16(180d)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15580

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  See Harding B 19(26) for imprint


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13881

Title: The old house at home

First Line: The old house at home

Notes:  Appears also, but with a different illustration, in 2806 b.11(2)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13755

Title: Alice Gray

First Line: She's all my fancy painted her

Notes:  Appears also in 2806 b.11(2)

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 476

Title: Brennan on the moor

First Line: It's of a fearless highwayman a stor[y I] will tell

Notes:  Appears also in a sheet of four; see Harding B 19(26)

Themes:  Highwaymen

Edition - Bod18259

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 135


Ballad - Roud Number: 13881

Title: Old house at home

First Line: Oh, the old house at home

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

Firth b.27(172)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20400

Imprint Names:  Edwards, Frederick

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1835

Imprint: Edwards, Printer, 56, Leman Street


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 560

Title: Black ey'd Susan

First Line: All in the Downs the fleet was moor'd

Authors:  Gay, John, 1685-1732

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13881

Title: The old house at home!

First Line: Oh the old house at home!

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

Johnson Ballads 339

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Edition - Bod21360

Imprint Names:  Cadman, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1855

Imprint: J. Cadman, Printer, Great Ancoats St., Manchester

Series Identifier: 100


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13881

Title: Old house at home

First Line: Oh the old house at home

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1540

Title: Trotting horse

First Line: I can sport as fine a trotting horse as any swell in town

Themes:  Horse-racing

Harding B 11(2804)

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Edition - Bod22407

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Notes:  See Firth b.25(386) for imprint Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth b.25(386)


Ballad - Roud Number: 13881

Title: Old house at home

First Line: Oh! the old house at home

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

Harding B 16(181a)

Notes:  Slip.


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