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Edition - Bod5991

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: 13895

Title: She wore a wreath of roses

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

Themes:  Widows

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9075

Title: When the dew is on the grass

First Line: Softly, softly will I pass

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1102

Title: She lives with her own granny dear

First Line: Cried William, when just come from sea

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 22610

Title: The rover's bride

First Line: Oh, if you love me furl your sails

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 13623

Title: The white squall

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

Authors:  Johns, R.

Themes:  Shipwreck

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V4946

Title: Single young man lodger

First Line: I was by trade a snob

Themes:  Lodgers

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V1224

Title: Jenny Jones

First Line: My name's Edward Morgan, I live at Llangollen

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V196

Title: My beautiful Rhine

First Line: How sweet 'tis to wander

Themes:  Rhine, river

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V3064

Title: Lad with his side-locks curled

First Line: I own I'm in love with a spark

Themes:  Hair styles

Harding B 40(26a)

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Edition - Bod194

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

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


1st 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

Themes:  Widows

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 12545

Title: Tit for tat

First Line: All you that delight in a frolicsome song

Themes:  SailorsCuckoldry

Johnson Ballads 993

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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 - Bod12621

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 7150

Title: Betsy Brown

First Line: As I walked out one rainy day

Themes:  IllegitimacyVandalism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13895

Title: She wore a wreath of roses

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

Themes:  Widows

Harding B 11(259)

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Johnson Ballads 2343

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Johnson Ballads 2344a

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Johnson Ballads 2344b

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Edition - Bod13150

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 113


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13895

Title: She wore a wreath of roses

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

Performers:  Brennir, Carl

Themes:  Widows

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1088

Title: Warbling waggoner

First Line: When first I went a waggoning, a waggoning did go

Themes:  Carriers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13849

Title: Blue bells of Scotland

First Line: Oh, where, and oh, where, is my Highland laddie gone

Authors:  Jordan, Dorothy, 1761-1816

Subjects:  Scotland

Harding B 11(341)

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Edition - Bod10702

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Manchester: Printeed [sic] by T. Pearson, 4 & 6, Chadderton St., Oldham Road

Series Identifier: 113


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13895

Title: She wore a wreath of roses

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13849

Title: The blue bells of Scotland

First Line: Oh, where and oh, is my Highland laddie gone

Authors:  Jordan, Dorothy, 1761-1816

Subjects:  Scotland

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1088

Title: Warbling waggoner

First Line: When First I went a waggoning, a waggoning did go

Themes:  Waggoners

Firth c.26(10)

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Firth c.26(91)

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Edition - Bod19074

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester?

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  See Firth c.26(10) for attributed imprint

Series Identifier: 113


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13895

Title: [She] wore a wreath of roses

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

Themes:  Widows

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1088

Title: Warbling wagoner

First Line: When first I went a waggoning, a waggoning did go

Themes:  Carriers

Harding B 16(313c)

Notes:  Slip Slip


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Edition - Bod20119

Imprint Names:  Barr, R.

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Imprint: Barr, Printer, Leeds

Notes:  Printed on both sides


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2498

Title: Parson Brown

First Line: Not long ago in our town

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  ClergyRural society

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2662

Title: The ivy green

First Line: Ah! a dainty plant is the ivy green

Authors:  Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V15534

Title: The hunting of the stag

First Line: Attend ye boys! who for sport

Authors:  W., B.

Themes:  Hunting

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V15033

Title: I'm afloat

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

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 13895

Title: She wore a wreath of roses

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

Johnson Ballads 2743

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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 - Bod21459

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 41


Ballad - Roud Number: 13895

Title: She wore a wreath of roses

First Line: She wore a wreath of roses

Themes:  Widows

2806 c.13(263)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod22951

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 182


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5651

Title: Things I dont't like to see

First Line: What a queer set of creatures we are I declare

Themes:  FashionsTimes

2nd 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

2806 d.31(42)

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Harding B 11(3792)

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