Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries



Search again:

Results:

Your current search: Roud Number: 398

14 results found Page 1 of 1

Edition - Bod5314

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20050

Title: Ben Backstay

First Line: Ben Backstay lov'd the gentle Anna

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 949

Title: The storm

First Line: Cease rude Boreas, blust'ring railer

Authors:  Stevens, George Alexander, 1710-1784

Themes:  Sailors

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3207

Title: L, A, W, Law

First Line: Come list to me for a minute

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 5510

Title: Charlie is my darling

First Line: Charlie is my darling, my darling, my darling

Themes:  Jacobite Rebellion, 1745

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 370

Title: Dawning of the day

First Line: As I walk'd forth one morning fair, all in the summer time

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 398

Title: Caroline of Edinburgh town

First Line: Come all young men & maidens attend unto my rhyme

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 13848

Title: Cabin boy

First Line: The sea was rough, the clouds were dark

Authors:  Dibdin, Thomas, 1771-1841

Themes:  Sailors

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V6189

Title: Love has eyes

First Line: Love's blind they say, O never, nay

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V6714

Title: Hope told a flattering tale

First Line: Hope told a flattering tale

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V17204

Title: Welcome to the Bell

First Line: Around the face of blue-eyed Sue

Themes:  Taverns

11th Ballad - Roud Number: 1235

Title: Here's a health to all good lasses

First Line: Here's a health to all good lasses

Themes:  Drinking

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V5272

Title: Is there a heart

First Line: Is there a heart that never loved?

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V4301

Title: Life's a bumper

First Line: Life's a bumper fill'd by fate

14th Ballad - Roud Number: 126

Title: Derby ram

First Line: As I was going to Derby, all on a market day

Subjects:  Derby (England)

Themes:  Markets

15th Ballad - Roud Number: V3516

Title: Sweet evening bells

First Line: Sweet evening bells, sweet evening bells

Themes:  Bells

16th Ballad - Roud Number: 13749

Title: The banks of the blue Moselle

First Line: When the glow-worm gilds the elfin flow'r

17th Ballad - Roud Number: V220

Title: The bloom is on the rye

First Line: My pretty Jane! my pretty Jane!

Authors:  Fitzball, Edward, 1792-1873

18th Ballad - Roud Number: V443

Title: Kitty Jones

First Line: Not long ago a simple lad, from Yorkshire I did roam

19th Ballad

Title: They march'd thro' the town

First Line: Oh! they march'd thro' the town with their banners so gay

20th Ballad - Roud Number: 13896

Title: Begone dull care

First Line: Begone dull care, I prithee begone from me

21st Ballad - Roud Number: 23518

Title: Old English gentleman

First Line: I'll sing you a good old song

22nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4849

Title: Little love is a mischievous thing

First Line: Little love is a mischievous thing

23rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1660

Title: Here in a cool grot

First Line: Here in a cool grot and mossy cell

24th Ballad - Roud Number: V238

Title: Bid me discourse

First Line: Bid me discourse, I will enchant thine ear

Johnson Ballads fol. 412


Click images to view larger


Edition - Bod6217

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 398

Title: Poor Caroline of Edinburgh town

First Line: Come all young men and maidens attend unto my rhyme

Harding B 16(207b)

Notes:  Slip


Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod2219

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 398

Title: Poor Caroline of Edinburgh town

First Line: Come all young men and maidens attend unto my rhyme

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7560

Title: The constant pair; or, The pretty 'prentice boy

First Line: Come all you pretty maidens and a story I'll tell

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)Indies

Themes:  ApprenticesCourtship - difference in social statusWomen sailorsTransvestismMerchants

Harding B 11(3063)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod3287

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P Brereton Priuter [sic] 1 Lr Exchange Street Lublin [sic]


Ballad - Roud Number: 398

Title: A much admired song call'd Carroline [sic] of Edinborough town

First Line: Come all young men and maidens atend [sic] unto my ryme [sic]

Subjects:  Edinburgh (Scotland)

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentElopement

Johnson Ballads 3248

Notes:  Slip


Click image to view larger


2806 c.7(7)

Notes:  Slip


Click image to view larger


2806 c.9(6)

Notes:  Slip


Click image to view larger


Harding B 26(90)

Notes:  Slip


Click image to view larger


Johnson Ballads 2148a

Notes:  Slip


Click image to view larger


Johnson Ballads 2149a

Notes:  Slip

Johnson Ballads 2165b

Notes:  Slip

Johnson Ballads 2203b

Notes:  Slip

Edition - Bod12910

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(3065) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 398

Title: Poor Caroline of Edinburgh town

First Line: Come all young men and maidens attend unto my rhyme

Themes:  Unrequited love

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V452

Title: Do you ever think on me love

First Line: Do you ever think of me, love?

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1640

Title: I met her at the fancy fair

First Line: I saw her at the fancy fair

Harding B 11(3064)

Click image to view larger


Johnson Ballads 251

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod12940

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(3064) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 398

Title: Poor Caroline of Edinburgh town

First Line: Come all young men and maidens attend unto my rhyme

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V452

Title: Do you ever think on me love

First Line: Do you ever think of me, love?

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1640

Title: I met her at the fancy fair

First Line: I saw her at the fancy fair

Harding B 11(3065)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod13781

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 398

Title: Caroline o' Embro' town

First Line: Come all young men and maidens, and listen to my rhyme

Subjects:  Edinburgh (Scotland)

Themes:  Elopement

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 8179

Title: Annie Laurie

First Line: Maxwelton braes are bonnie

Authors:  Scott, Alicia Anne, Lady John, 1810-1900

3rd Ballad

Title: The wee raggit laddie

First Line: See that wee raggit laddie, that looks sae bare an' duddy

Themes:  Children

Harding B 11(544)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod10185

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Thomas Pearson, Printer, &c., 4 and 6, Chadderton St, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 389


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 398

Title: Caroline of Edinbro' town

First Line: Come all young men and maidens atteep [sic] unto my rhyme

Subjects:  Edinburgh (Scotland)

Themes:  Elopement

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V375

Title: The daughter of Israel!

First Line: A daughter of Ieral [sic] sat by the stream

Themes:  Jews

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3345

Title: The wishing gate

First Line: 'Twas a Michaelmss [sic] eve rather late

Firth c.26(276)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod10273

Imprint Names:  Sefton, H.F.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  between 1844 and 1856

Imprint: Printed and Sold by H.F. Sefton, 33, Broad street, Worcester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 398

Title: Caroline of Edinboro' town

First Line: Come all ye young men and maidens, attend unto my rhyme

Subjects:  London (England)Edinburgh (Scotland)

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentElopement

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8419

Title: Answer to Caroline of Edinboro' town

First Line: Young Henry, a sailor bold, as ever plough'd the main

Subjects:  India

Themes:  Shipwreck

Firth b.26(371)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod10383

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

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

Series Identifier: 359


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V17286

Title: Fire! down below

First Line: Oh, I am a simple country lad

Themes:  Countryman in LondonProstitution

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 398

Title: Poor Caroline of Edinboro' town

First Line: Come all you young men and maidens, attend unto my rhyme

Subjects:  Edinburgh (Scotland)

Harding B 11(1208)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod10842

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  between 1858 and 1861

Imprint: J. Bebbington, Printer, 31, Oldham Road, Manchester, sold by J. Beaumont, Leeds

Series Identifier: 389


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 398

Title: Caroline of Edinbro' town

First Line: Come all young men and maidens attend unto my rhyme

Subjects:  Edinburgh (Scotland)

Themes:  Elopement

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V375

Title: The daughter of Israel

First Line: A daughter of Israel sat by the stream

Themes:  Jews

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3345

Title: Wishing gate

First Line: 'Twas a Michaelmas eve rather late

Themes:  Magic

Firth c.26(48)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod8709

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson and son, (late J. Russell,) Printers, Moor-street


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1176

Title: Young William of the man of war

First Line: One winter's day as I was walking

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 398

Title: Poor Caroline of Edinboro' town

First Line: Come all you young men and maidens attend unto my rhyme

Firth c.13(302)

Click image to view larger


Harding B 11(4395)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod14813

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

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

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(1208).

Series Identifier: 359


Ballad - Roud Number: 398

Title: Poor Caroline of Edinboro' town

First Line: Come all you young men and maidens, attend unto my rhyme

Subjects:  London (England)Edinburgh (Scotland)

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentElopement

Firth c.12(183)

Notes:  Slip.


Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod22283

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 398

Title: Caroline of Edinburgh town

First Line: Come all you young men and maidens, and listen to my rhyme

Subjects:  Edinburgh (Scotland)

Themes:  Elopement

2806 c.11(152)

Notes:  Slip


Click image to view larger


Harding B 17(44b)

Notes:  Slip


Click image to view larger


14 results found Page 1 of 1

Cookie Policy

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that can be written and read by websites and stored by the browser on your computer, tablet or smartphone. They do a number of things including allowing access to some types of content and functionality to users, and collecting anonymous user information so that site owners can monitor the performance of their sites. They are a kind of "memory" for a website that can help it respond appropriately to users and user behaviour.

Cookies on this website

This website stores cookies to remember the style (colours/fonts) preference and the ones used in Google Analytics. This anonymously tracks individual visitor behaviour on the website so that we can see how the site is being used. We only use this information for monitoring and improving our website and content for the benefit of our users (you).

More information about controlling these cookies can be found at The Bodleian Libraries and Cookies page.

You can opt out of Google Analytics cookies completely (from all websites) by visiting Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on (BETA).

If you wish to have a deeper understanding about the cookies that Google uses check Cookies & Google Analytics page.

×