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Edition - Bod3302

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: Hodge's (From Pitt's,) Wholesale Song Mar[t]


Ballad - Roud Number: 158

Title: Billy Taylor

First Line: Billy Taylor was a brisk young fellow

Themes:  Women sailors

Harding B 20(205)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11301

Imprint Names:  Laurie and Whittle

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1804

Imprint: Publish'd Sepr. 24 1804, by Laurie & Whittle, 53, Fleet Street, London

Notes:  An engraving

Series Identifier: 367


Ballad - Roud Number: 158

Title: A true & lamentable ballad call'd Billy Taylor, shewing the fatal effects of inconstancy

First Line: Billy Taylor was a gay young fellow

Attributation: Sung by Mr. Bannister, of Drury Lane Theatre, Mr. Fawcett, & Mr. Emery, of Covent Garden, &c. &c. &c.

Performers:  Bannister, John, 1760-1836Fawcett, John, 1768-1837Emery, John, 1777-1822

Performance Locations:  Drury Lane Theatre and Covent Garden Theatre

Themes:  SailorsWoman in disguise

Harding B 10(13)

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Johnson Ballads fol. 65

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Edition - Bod12906

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: Printed at the \"Catnach Press\" by W. Fortey, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5437

Title: Pilgrim of love

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1005

Title: O give me back but yesterday

First Line: O give me back but yesterday

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 158

Title: Bold William Taylor

First Line: I'll sing you a song about two lovers

Themes:  MurderTransvestismWomen sailors

Harding B 11(3010)

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Edition - Bod13446

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer, 177, Union Street, Boro'

Series Identifier: 344


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 158

Title: Bold William Taylor

First Line: I'll sing you a song about two lovers

Themes:  MurderTransvestismWomen sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V166

Title: The banks of Killaloe

First Line: One evening as I mused, my senses being confused

Themes:  IrelandPastoral

Harding B 11(391)

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Edition - Bod16714

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by Jennings, 13, Water-lane, Fleet-street, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 158

Title: The life and death of Billy Taylor

First Line: Billy Taylor was a brisk young fellow

Themes:  Women sailors

Harding B 25(1100)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod22559

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Notes:  See Harding B 11(391) Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(391)

Series Identifier: 344


Ballad - Roud Number: 158

Title: Bold William Taylor

First Line: I'll sing you a song about two lovers

Themes:  MurderTransvestismWomen sailors

Firth c.12(233)

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