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Edition - Bod4804

Imprint Names:  Wilkinson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Imprint: Printed and Sold by T. Wilkinson, Ridgefield, Back King- street, Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5290

Title: The young weaver stole my heart away

First Line: I've got a sweetheart nigh at hand

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 767

Title: Meet me by moonlight

First Line: Meet me by moonlight alone

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V463

Title: Tom Starboard

First Line: Tom Starboard was a lover true

Authors:  Knight, T. (Thomas), d. 1820

Themes:  Sailors

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 13215

Title: Highland Home

First Line: My Highland Home where tempest blow

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V3341

Title: Fly not yet

First Line: Fly not yet, 'tis just the hour

6th Ballad

Title: Fair Hellen

First Line: Fair Helen like a lily grew, was beauty's fav'rite flower

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 1095

Title: Highland Mary

First Line: Ye banks and braes and stre [sic] around

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V436

Title: The Sun that lights the Roses

First Line: Tho' dimple cheeks may give the light

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V1089

Title: Scots wha ha'e

First Line: Scots wha ha'e wi' Wallace bled

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V9833

Title: Love's a Tyrant

First Line: Love's a tyrant I can prove

11th Ballad - Roud Number: 13892

Title: Auld Langsyne

First Line: Should auld acquaintance be forgot

12th Ballad - Roud Number: 13229

Title: Buy a Broom

First Line: From Tenchland [sic] I came with my light wares all laden

Themes:  Street traders

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V1779

Title: The Oyster Girl

First Line: Many a knight and lady gay

Themes:  Street traders

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V8045

Title: Kiss me now or never

First Line: The morn was fair the month was May

15th Ballad - Roud Number: V20974

Title: The Year that's awa

First Line: O here's to the year that's awa

Themes:  New year

16th Ballad - Roud Number: 4260

Title: Banks of Allan Water

First Line: On the banks of Allan Water

17th Ballad - Roud Number: 6747

Title: Time is on the wing

First Line: Strew strew with roses

18th Ballad - Roud Number: V418

Title: Dashing white Serjeant

First Line: If I had a beau for a soldier would go

Themes:  Soldiers

19th Ballad - Roud Number: 1288

Title: Betsy Baker

First Line: From noise and bustle far away

20th Ballad - Roud Number: 418

Title: The Garden Gate

First Line: The day was spent the moon shone bright

21st Ballad - Roud Number: V13778

Title: Bonnets of Blue

First Line: Here's a health to them that's awa'

22nd Ballad - Roud Number: V13673

Title: A Highland Laddie

First Line: A Highland Laddie heard of war

23rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13792

Title: The Kiss dear Maid

First Line: The kiss dear maid thy lips has left

24th Ballad - Roud Number: V5668

Title: The King! God bless him

First Line: A Goblet of Burgundy fill, fill for me

Harding B 36(21)

Notes:  Mutilated; at least two ballads have been cut out of the sheet.


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Edition - Bod4848

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1822

Imprint: Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 17496

Title: Woodland Mary

First Line: With sloe black eyes & jet black hair

Performers:  Bland, Maria Theresa, 1769-1838

2nd Ballad

Title: The gypsies

First Line: The gypsies they came to my father's door

Performers:  Bland, Maria Theresa, 1769-1838

Themes:  Gipsies

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V17360

Title: The Indian maid

First Line: Oh! this was the cot of the Indian maid

Performers:  Matthews, miss

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 13892

Title: Auld lang syne

First Line: Should auld acquaintance be forgot

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 1113

Title: Our village. A new song

First Line: When first I was a shepherd's boy

Tune: The sun that lights the roses

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V9630

Title: The wandering boy

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

Authors:  White, Henry Kirke, 1785-1806

Performers:  Hyde, master

Themes:  Orphans

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V1209

Title: Misfortunes of Paul Pry

First Line: Kind friends I hope I don't intrude in venturing before ye

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V436

Title: The sun that lights the roses

First Line: Tho' dimple cheeks may give the light

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V3726

Title: Moonlight

First Line: Now at moonlight's fairy hour

Tune: Banks of Doun

Authors:  R., A.

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 7759

Title: Why are you wandering here I pray?

First Line: Why are you wand'ring here I pray?

Performers:  Vestris (Lucia Elizabeth Mathews), Madame, 1797-1856

Performance Locations:  Haymarket Theatre

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V4404

Title: Something new starts every day

First Line: Oh! dear, oh! dear, the world quite strange is

12th Ballad - Roud Number: 8228

Title: The voice of her I love. An Italian air

First Line: How sweet at close of silent eve

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V17351

Title: Willy of the Tay

First Line: By Tay's fair banks I stray'd yestreen

Johnson Ballads fol. 14

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Johnson Ballads fol. 15

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Edition - Bod6147

Imprint Names:  Taylor, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1859 and 1899

Imprint: Taylor, Printer, 92 & 93, Brick Lane, Spitalfields


Ballad - Roud Number: 13892

Title: Auld lang syne

First Line: Should auld acquaintance be forgot

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Harding B 16(8a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod2274

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.Marshall, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBristol

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials. Sold by W. Marshall, Bristol

Notes:  Harding B 11(3297) is another issue. Harding B 11(3297) is another issue Harding B 11(3297) is another issue Harding B 11(3297) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2675

Title: The robin's petition

First Line: When the leaves had forsaken the trees

Themes:  Robin, the

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13892

Title: Auld lang syne

First Line: Should auld acquaintance be forgo[t]

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V9567

Title: Answer to Isabelle

First Line: Hist! dearest hist! thy charmer delighted

Johnson Ballads 260

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Edition - Bod2275

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.Marshall, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBristol

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials. Sold by W. Marshall, Bristol

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 260 is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2675

Title: The robin's petition

First Line: When the leaves had forsaken the trees

Themes:  Robin, the

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13892

Title: Auld lang syne

First Line: Should auld acquaintance be forgo[t]

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V9567

Title: Answer to Isabelle

First Line: Hist! dearest hist! thy charmer delighted

Harding B 11(3297)

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Edition - Bod11520

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer, & Publisher, 177, Union Street, Borough. S.E.

Series Identifier: 541


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1266

Title: The fatal Ramilies

First Line: You soldiers and seamen draw near and attend

Themes:  Shipwreck

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13892

Title: Auld langsyne

First Line: Should auld acquaintance be forgot

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Harding B 11(1172)

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Edition - Bod11534

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 11


Ballad - Roud Number: 13892

Title: Auld langsyne

First Line: Shou'd auld acquaintance be forgot

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Harding B 11(119)

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Edition - Bod12067

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  Carlisle

Imprint: Carlisle: Printed for the Booksellers


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3374

Title: Jack-asses over the water

First Line: March! march! Routledge and Hewitt's men

Tune: March, march, Ettrick and Teviotdale

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13320

Title: Oh! no -- we nener [sic] mention her

First Line: Oh! no -- we never mention her, her name is never heard

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

Themes:  Rejected suitor

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13892

Title: Auld langsyne

First Line: Should auld acquaintance be forgot

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Subjects:  Scotland

Harding B 11(1831)

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Edition - Bod13220

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: [Printed by J. Catnach, London, and Sold by W. Marshall, Lawrence-Hill, Bristol]


Ballad - Roud Number: 13892

Title: Auld lang syne

First Line: Should auld acquaintance be forgot

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

2806 c.17(13)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(305)


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Johnson Ballads 155A

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(305)


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Edition - Bod13247

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

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

Notes:  2806 c.14(75) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 336


1st Ballad

Title: A parody on the song of the sea

First Line: The sea! the sea! Oh me, Oh me

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13892

Title: Auld langsyne

First Line: Should auld acquaintance be forgot

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3374

Title: Jack-asses over the water

First Line: March! march! Routledge and Hewitt's men

Tune: March, march, Ettrick and Teviotdale

Harding B 11(2948)

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Edition - Bod7466

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer, 6, Great St. Andrew St. seven dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3375

Title: Spanking Jack

First Line: Spanking Jack was so comely, so pleasant so jolly

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 7630

Title: I won't be a nun

First Line: Now is it not a pity such a pretty girl as I

Themes:  Nuns

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13892

Title: Auld lang syne

First Line: Should auld acquaintance be forgot

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Harding B 11(3613)

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Edition - Bod7667

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 32


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13847

Title: Canadian boat song

First Line: Faintly as tolls the evening chime

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

2nd Ballad

Title: Forget not the field

First Line: Forget not the field where they perished

Themes:  War

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13892

Title: Auld lang syne

First Line: Should auld acquaintance be forgot

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V32051

Title: Come, follow, my lads

First Line: Come, follow, my lads, let's merry be

Notes:  A three-line fill-up

Firth b.27(413)

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Harding B 11(526)

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Johnson Ballads 3304

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Edition - Bod9266

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  Harding B 11(2948) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 336


1st Ballad

Title: A parody on the song of the sea

First Line: The sea! the sea; Oh me, oh me

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13892

Title: Auld Langsyne

First Line: Should auld acquaintance be forgot

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3374

Title: Jack-asses over the water

First Line: March! march! Routledge and Hewitt's men

Tune: March, march, Ettrick and Teviotdale

2806 c.14(75)

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Edition - Bod15806

Imprint Names:  Andrews, J.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: J. Andrews, No. 38 Chatham St., N.Y.


Ballad - Roud Number: 13892

Title: Auld lang syne

First Line: Oh, years have flown since first we met

Harding B 18(21)

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Edition - Bod15934

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13892

Title: Auld langsyne

First Line: Should auld acquaintance be forgot

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

2nd Ballad

Title: The cruel captin [sic]

First Line: Come all you noble bold commanders

Themes:  Sailors

3rd Ballad

Title: Sarah Wilon [sic]

First Line: Sarah Wilson is my name

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 608

Title: Cottage near a wood

First Line: In my cottage near a wood

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V9630

Title: The wandering boy

First Line: When the wind whistles along the moor

Themes:  Orphans

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 13885

Title: [The thorn]

First Line: From the white blossom sloe my dear Chole [sic] requested

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V6116

Title: Sweet Robin

First Line: Oh where are you going sweet robin

Themes:  Robin, the

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V21196

Title: British glory

First Line: Thus, thus, my boys, our anchor's weigh'd

Themes:  Sailors

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 968

Title: Bedlam city

First Line: Down by the side of Bedlam city

Harding B 36(26)

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Edition - Bod17640

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: J. Pitts, Printer Wholesale Toy & Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St. andrew Street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 13892

Title: Auld lang syne

First Line: Should auld acquaintance be forgot

Harding B 25(86)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod18117

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13892

Title: Auld lang syne

First Line: Should auld acquaintance be forgot

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1113

Title: Our village. A new song

First Line: When first I was a shepherd's boy

Tune: The sun that lights the roses

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V9630

Title: The wandering boy

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

Authors:  White, Henry Kirke, 1785-1806

Performers:  Hyde, Master

Performance Locations:  London Concerts

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V17360

Title: The Indian maid

First Line: Oh! this was the cot of the Indian Maid

Performers:  Matthews, Miss

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 17496

Title: Woodland Mary

First Line: With sloe black eyes & jet black hair

Performers:  Bland, Maria Theresa, 1769-1838

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V436

Title: The sun that lights the roses

First Line: Tho dimple cheeks may give the light

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V3726

Title: Moonlight

First Line: Now at moonlight's fairy hour

Tune: Banks of Doon

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 7759

Title: Why are you wandering here I pray?

First Line: Why are you wand'ring here I pray?

Performers:  Vestris (Lucia Elizabeth Mathews), Madame, 1797-1856

Performance Locations:  Haymarket Theatre

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 8228

Title: The voice of her I love

First Line: How sweet at close of silent eve

Tune: Italian air

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V17351

Title: Willy of the Tay

First Line: By Tay's fair banks I stray'd yestreen

Harding B 36(29)

Notes:  Top half of sheet is torn off


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Edition - Bod18794

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach Printer, Monmouth court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13752

Title: Many roving years

First Line: After many roving years

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13892

Title: Auld lang syne

First Line: Should auld acquaintance be forgot

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13215

Title: Native Highland home

First Line: My Highland home where tempests blow

Performers:  Sinclair, John, 1791-1857

Themes:  Scotland

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 1113

Title: Our village. A new song

First Line: When first I was a shepherd's boy

Tune: The sun that lights the Roses

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 4788

Title: Three strings to my bow

First Line: I am a girl that's forsaken

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V1634

Title: Meet me in the willow glen

First Line: Meet me in the willow glen

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V826

Title: The smile and sigh

First Line: There is a smile I dearly prize

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V1171

Title: Kate Kearney

First Line: O did you not hear of Kate Kearney

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V1108

Title: The cottage near Rochelle

First Line: When I beheld the anchor weighed

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V1935

Title: The maid of the mountain

First Line: I've a house on the mountain

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V1612

Title: Fair Rosamond

First Line: Was ever nymph like Rosamond

Subjects:  Clifford, Rosamond, d. 1176Henry II, King of England, 1133-1189Eleanor, of Aquitaine, Queen, consort of Henry II, King of England, 1122-1204

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V14916

Title: Trio

First Line: A boat, a boat, -- haste to the ferry

Themes:  Drinking

13th Ballad - Roud Number: 408

Title: Farmer's boy

First Line: The sun went down beyond yon hills

Themes:  FarmersAgricultural laborers

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V3099

Title: When in war

First Line: When in war on the ocean we meet the proud fod [sic]

15th Ballad - Roud Number: V15480

Title: The death of Wolfe

First Line: In a mouldering cave, a wretched retreat

Subjects:  Wolfe, James, 1727-1759

16th Ballad - Roud Number: V1662

Title: Health to the ladies

First Line: Oh! woman, dear woman, the charm of our life

Themes:  Women

17th Ballad - Roud Number: V4782

Title: The early horn

First Line: With early horn

Harding B 40(23a)

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Edition - Bod18917

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1820 and 1855

Imprint: W. Wright, Printer, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: 13892

Title: Auld langsyne

First Line: Should auld acquaintance be forgot

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

2806 c.17(11)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(252)


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Edition - Bod21847

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Armstrong, Printer, Banastre-St. Liverpool


Ballad - Roud Number: 13892

Title: Auld lang syne

First Line: Should auld acquaintance be forgot

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

2806 c.17(10)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(463)


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Edition - Bod22416

Imprint Names:  Evans, R.

Imprint Locations:  Chester

Imprint: R. Evans, Printer, Foregate-street, Chester


Ballad - Roud Number: 13892

Title: Auld langsyne

First Line: Should auld acquaintance be forgot

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

2806 c.17(12)

Notes:  Slip


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