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Edition - Bod4175

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: [...] and co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth court, Seven Dials, and 35, Hanover street, Portsea

Notes:  The blank space in the imprint may have been left for A. Ryle, successor to J. Paul. The speech bubble in the illustration is blank.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 17497

Title: Speak of a man as you find him

First Line: Oh, speak of a man as you find him

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14926

Title: The blighted tater

First Line: I saw a tater in a garden growing

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 15912

Title: The barrel of pork

First Line: Two Israelite brothers in New York once dwelt

Themes:  Jews

Firth b.27(107)

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Edition - Bod2427

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer (from the late I. Pitts) Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 31, [Dudley] Street. 7 Dials

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 601 is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 17497

Title: Speak of a man as you find him

First Line: Oh, speak of a man as you find him

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7238

Title: Timothy Black

First Line: Timothy Black was a man of good sense

Harding B 11(3836)

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Edition - Bod2444

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 289

Title: The undaunted female

First Line: Tis of a fair damsel who in London did dwell

Themes:  HighwaymenCrime - 19th century

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17497

Title: Speak of a man as you find him

First Line: Oh, speak of a man as you find him

Harding B 11(3941)

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Edition - Bod3020

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1851

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 17497

Title: Speak of a man as you find him

First Line: Oh, speak of a man as we find him

Harding B 15(308b)

Notes:  The illustrations and the text are separately printed items. Slip


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Edition - Bod11703

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 62


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3572

Title: The battle and the breeze

First Line: To Britain's glorious walls of oak

Subjects:  IndiaWest Indies

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17497

Title: Speak of a man as you find him

First Line: Oh speak of a man as you find him

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13771

Title: The gipsy's tent

First Line: Our fire on the turf and tent 'neath the tree

Themes:  Gipsies

Harding B 11(175)

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Johnson Ballads 1566

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1566 is a photocopy


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Johnson d.1773(p. 142v)

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Edition - Bod13460

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: William Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 36


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4871

Title: Uncle Ned

First Line: I once knew a nigger, and his name was Uncle Ned

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17497

Title: Speak of a man as you find him

First Line: Oh speak of a man as you find him

Harding B 11(3928)

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Edition - Bod14550

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2669

Title: The old mousquetaire

First Line: 'Neath a vine cover'd porch sat an old mousquetaire

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17497

Title: Speak of a man

First Line: Oh, speak of a man as you find him

Harding B 16(183d)

Notes:  Slip Slip


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Edition - Bod15237

Imprint Names:  Florance, R

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [18--]

Imprint: Printed by R. Florance 91, Brick Lane, Bethnal Green


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 5249

Title: Pop goes the weasel

First Line: Some time ago the people said

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1143

Title: A lowly youth

First Line: A lowly youth, the mountain child

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 17497

Title: Let us speak of a man as we find him

First Line: Speak of a man as we find him

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V11131

Title: Have faith in one another

First Line: Have faith in one another

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 18862

Title: Cottage and watermill

First Line: Have you sen [sic] the new cottage, just built by the squire

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V15879

Title: Russia and Turkey

First Line: My friends if you listen I will tell you outright

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 13855

Title: Sequel to the Irish emigrant

First Line: I'm coming back to you, Mary

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V3966

Title: The dying child to its mother

First Line: Weep not dear mother

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 2683

Title: Sons of Fingal

First Line: Oh, Erin, my country, altho' thy heart slumbers

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: The cruel father and affectionate lovers

First Line: It's of a damsel both fair and handsome

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V15195

Title: Far, far, upon the sea

First Line: Far, far, upon the sea

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V1799

Title: This blooming rose

First Line: This blooming rose at early dawn

Edition - Bod20471

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer, (from the late I. Pitts) Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 31, Dudley Street, 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(3836) is another impression Harding B 11(3836) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 17497

Title: Speak of a man as you find him

First Line: Oh, speak of a man as you find him

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7238

Title: Timothy Black

First Line: Timothy Black was a man of good sense

Themes:  Death

Johnson Ballads 601

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Edition - Bod23348

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1840]

Imprint: London: Printed and published by H. Such 123, Union street, Borough S.E.

Series Identifier: 141


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V497

Title: [Remo]val of Napoleon Buonaparte's ash[es]

First Line: Attend, you gallant Britons bold

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17497

Title: Speak of a man as you find him

First Line: Oh, speak of a man as we find him

Curzon b.41(63)

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