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Edition - Bod4696

Imprint Names:  Jacques, G.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed, and Sold Wholesale and Retail, by G, Jacques, Oldham Road Library, Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1095

Title: Highland Mary

First Line: Ye fertile plains, and streams around

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2658

Title: The gossiping wife

First Line: Of all the wives that plague men's lives

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V703

Title: Gloomy winter

First Line: Gloomy winter's now awa'

Authors:  Tannahill, Robert, 1774-1810

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 13833

Title: Woodman spare that tree

First Line: Woodman, spare that tree

Authors:  Morris, George Pope, 1802-1864

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V396

Title: Stand to your guns

First Line: Stand to your guns my hearts of oak

Themes:  Naval

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V8317

Title: The Lancashire witches

First Line: In vain I attempt to describe

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 878

Title: The echoing horn

First Line: The echoing horn

Themes:  Hunting

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 1046

Title: Abroad for pleasure

First Line: Abroad for pleasure as I was walking

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V19688

Title: Mary Melvin, of the Mersey side

First Line: Give ear with patience to my relation

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V754

Title: Woman, the pride of the land

First Line: Come married and single together pray mingle

Themes:  Marriage

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V200

Title: Behold, how brightly breaks the morning

First Line: Behold how brightly breaks the morning

Themes:  Fishing

Firth b.28(36)

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



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Edition - Bod6065

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, marble and toy warehouse 6 Great st andrew st. 7 dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2658

Title: The gossping [sic] wife

First Line: Of all the wives that plague mens lives

Notes:  Harding B 25(765) is another edition of this ballad alone

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1179

Title: Gossiping husband

First Line: The men may talk about their wives, their gossi[p] and their clack

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 841 is another edition of this ballad alone

Johnson Ballads 842

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Edition - Bod3534

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

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

Notes:  Another edition forms part of a sheet of two ballads; see Johnson Ballads 842.


Ballad - Roud Number: 2658

Title: The gossiping wife

First Line: Of all the wives that plague mens lives

Harding B 25(765)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod12032

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 88


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15361

Title: The Irish new policeman

First Line: Your pardon gents and ladies all

Subjects:  Dublin (Ireland)

Themes:  PoliceTheft

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2658

Title: The gossipping wife

First Line: Of all the wives that plague men's lives

Themes:  Marriage

Harding B 11(1790)

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Edition - Bod12773

Imprint Names:  Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  18--

Imprint: J. Livsey, Printer, 12, Wittle-street [sic], Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2905

Title: The shamrock, rose and thistle

First Line: The land of old Erin is the land of delight

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2658

Title: Gossoping [sic] wife

First Line: Of all the wives that plague mens lives

Harding B 11(3468)

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Edition - Bod13108

Imprint Names:  Stephenson

Imprint Locations:  Gateshead

Date  between 1821 and 1850

Imprint: Stephenson, Printer, Gateshead


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9429

Title: A teetotal song

First Line: Let ilka drouthie neighbour, that likes a wee drap

Themes:  Temperance

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2658

Title: The drunken wife

First Line: Of all the wives that plague men's lives

Harding B 11(3754)

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Edition - Bod7595

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 2658

Title: The gossiping wife

First Line: Of all the wives that plague men's lives

Firth b.27(318)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14045

Imprint Names:  Barr

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Imprint: Barr, Printer, 58 Meadow Lane, Holbeck


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2419

Title: The deeds of Napoleon

First Line: You hero[e]s of the day, that are lively, brave and g[a]y

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2658

Title: Gossiping wife

First Line: Of all the wives that plague men[s] lives

Themes:  Domestic strifeSpeech

Harding B 11(856)

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Edition - Bod19088

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.PierceMarshall, W.Batchelar, T.BoyesSharman, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonSouthboroughBristolLondonBrightonCambridge

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials ... Sold by W Marshall, Bristol; T. Batchelar, 14, Hackney Road Crescent; Mrs. Boyes, Market-street, Brighton; and J. Sharman, Cambridge; Pierce, Southborough


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1179

Title: The gossiping husband

First Line: The men may talk about their wives their gossip and their clack

Themes:  Taverns

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2658

Title: The gossiping wife

First Line: Of all the wives that plague mens lives

Johnson Ballads 192

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Edition - Bod21686

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

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

Series Identifier: 62


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2658

Title: The gossipping wife

First Line: Of all the wives that plague men's lives

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15361

Title: The Irish new policeman

First Line: Your pardon jents and ladies all

Themes:  Police

2806 c.15(283)

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Edition - Bod21938

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 302


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2658

Title: The gossipping wife

First Line: Of all the wives that plauge [sic] man's lives

Themes:  MarriageGossip

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 7966

Title: The broken-hearted gardener

First Line: I'm a broken-hearted gardener & don't know what to do

Themes:  Gardening

2806 c.16(230)

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Harding B 11(1384)

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Edition - Bod21960

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1820 and 1855

Imprint: W. Wright, Printer, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: 2658

Title: Gossiping wife

First Line: Of all the wives that plague men's lives

2806 c.17(154)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(391)


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Edition - Bod22305

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1827]

Ballad - Roud Number: 2658

Title: The gossiping wife

First Line: Of all the wives that plague man's life

2806 c.11(184)

Notes:  Date in MS. Slip


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