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Edition - Bod4657

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: H. De Marsan, Dealer in Songs, Toy-books &c. No. 60 Chatham St. N.Y.

Notes:  Border: Ethiopian.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13901

Title: The star of Glengary

First Line: The red morn [sic] is up on the moss covered mountain

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 5512

Title: Comin thro' the rye

First Line: Gin a body meet a body, comin thro' the rye

Harding B 18(716)

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Edition - Bod5313

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1076

Title: Follow the drum

First Line: 'Twas in the merry month of May

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V17561

Title: Very respectable

First Line: One day going out for a walk

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1779

Title: The oyster girl

First Line: Many a knight and lady gay

Themes:  Street traders

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V989

Title: Answer to the Heart and lute

First Line: Your heart and lute you frankly say

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V2901

Title: The rose will cease to blow

First Line: The rose will cease to blow

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V3539

Title: The light guitar

First Line: O leave the gay and festive scene

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 5512

Title: Comin thro' the rye

First Line: Gin a meet sic] a body meet a body]

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V6714

Title: Hope told a flattering [tale]

First Line: Hope told a flattering tale

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 13885

Title: The thorn

First Line: From the white blossomed sloe

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V4213

Title: Glorious Apollo

First Line: Glorious Apollo from on high beheld us

11th Ballad - Roud Number: 13748

Title: Away with melancholy

First Line: Away with melancholy

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V13778

Title: Hurrah for the bonnets of blue

First Line: Here's a health to them that's awa

Themes:  Soldiers

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V3017

Title: Wapping old stairs

First Line: Your Molly has never been false she declares

Johnson Ballads fol. 407

Notes:  Torn at bottom; lacks the last ballad


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Edition - Bod2387

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union- street, Boro'., S.E.

Series Identifier: 78


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13821

Title: Sunshine after rain

First Line: I left my love in England

Themes:  Emigration

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22800

Title: Phoebe dearet [sic]

First Line: Phoebe, dearest, tell, oh! tell me

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 5512

Title: Coming thro' the rye

First Line: If a body meet a body comin' thro' the rye

Harding B 11(3697)

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Edition - Bod2793

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 5512

Title: Comin' thro' the rye

First Line: If a body meet a body, comin' thro' the rye

Harding B 15(59b)

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


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Edition - Bod2820

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 5512

Title: Coming thro' the rye

First Line: Gin a body meet a body

Harding B 15(60a)

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


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Edition - Bod13337

Imprint Names:  Watts, T.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Imprint: Printed at T. Watts', Publishing Office, 14, Snow Hill, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1533

Title: Susan's adventures in a British man of war

First Line: Young Susan was a blooming maid, so valiant stout and bold

Themes:  TransvestismWomen sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22204

Title: Those evening bells

First Line: Those evening bells! those evening bells

Themes:  Bells

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V15412

Title: The captive's song

First Line: They saw that I was fair and bright

Themes:  Slavery

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 5512

Title: Comin' thro' the rye

First Line: Gin a body meet a body

Harding B 11(3708)

Notes:  Printed on blue paper


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Johnson Ballads 1478

Notes:  Printed on blue paper


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Edition - Bod13634

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  [1847]

Series Identifier: 520


1st Ballad

Title: Murders of John Wraith, aged 77 -- mrs. Wraith 70 -- and Caroline Ellis, the servant, 21; at Mirfield, near Dewsbury, on Wednesday May 12th, 1847

First Line: Good people all with feeling hearts

Themes:  Murder - 19th century1847

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 5512

Title: Comin through the rye

First Line: Gin a body meet a body

Harding B 14(273)

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Edition - Bod8965

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1804

Title: Drummer boy of Waterloo

First Line: When battle roused a warlike band

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 5512

Title: Coming thro' the rye

First Line: Gin a body meet a body

Firth c.14(303)

Notes:  Slip Slip


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Edition - Bod17396

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer Wholesale Toy and marb[le] [ware]house, 6, Great st. Andrew street, Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V28507

Title: There you go with your eye out

First Line: Queer sayings long in folk's chat

Notes:  Incomplete

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2901

Title: The rose will cease to blow

First Line: The rose will cease to blow

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3539

Title: The light guitar

First Line: O leave the gay and festive scene

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 5512

Title: Comin thro' the rye

First Line: Gin a body meet a body

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V6714

Title: Hope told a flattering [tale]

First Line: Hope told a flattering tale

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 13885

Title: The thorn

First Line: From the white blossomed slow

Notes:  Incomplete and imperfectly printed.

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V3017

Title: Wapping old stairs

First Line: Your Molly has never been false sh[e] declares

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V737

Title: [None]

First Line: The soldier tired of war's alarms

Performers:  Stephens, Catherine, 1794-1882

Notes:  Imperfectly printed.

Harding B 36(28)

Notes:  Torn; top half of sheet missing.


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Edition - Bod18560

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, No. 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3588

Title: March to the battle field

First Line: March to the battle field

Performers:  Braham, John, 1774-1856

2nd Ballad

Title: The cottage boy

First Line: When morning streaks the east with gold

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V20449

Title: Love in Long-Acre

First Line: Oh, this love, this love, this love

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V737

Title: [None]

First Line: The soldier, tir'd of war's alarms

Performers:  Stephens, Catherine, 1794-1882

Themes:  Soldiers

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V12869

Title: Irish melody

First Line: O the days are gone by when beauty bright

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 5512

Title: Comin thro' the rye

First Line: Gin a body meet a body

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V3455

Title: The wake of Teddy Roe

First Line: In Dublin that city of riches and fame

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Irish wakes

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V1936

Title: The mountain maid, a favourite song

First Line: The mountain maid from her bow'r has hied

Performers:  Sinclair, John, 1791-1857

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V2046

Title: My little native vale. An Italian song

First Line: Dear is my little native vale

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V6442

Title: The chough and crow

First Line: The chough and crow to roost are gone

Attributation: Sung in Guy Mannering

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V13839

Title: Sing to love a roundelay

First Line: Oh, love is the fairy power

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V2897

Title: On banks of blushing roses

First Line: Young Pleasure like a swain array'd

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V2952

Title: Arise, sweet messenger of morn

First Line: Arise sweet messenger of morn

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V21259

Title: [None]

First Line: What's sweeter than the new blown rose

Attributation: Sung in the oratorio of Joseph

15th Ballad - Roud Number: V2050

Title: My native land, good-night

First Line: Adieu! adieu! my native shore

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

16th Ballad - Roud Number: V16716

Title: The noon-tide air

First Line: Would you taste the noon-tide air

17th Ballad - Roud Number: V7380

Title: Jamie of Dundee

First Line: I canna like ye, gentle sir

Harding B 36(19)


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Johnson Ballads fol. 36

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Edition - Bod18564

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1936

Title: The Mountain Maid

First Line: The Mountain Maid from her bow'r has hied

Performers:  Sinclair, John, 1791-1857

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1251

Title: Ere around the huge oak

First Line: Ere around the huge oak that overshadows yon mill

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13229

Title: Buy a broom

First Line: From Teutchland I came with my light wares all laden

Performers:  Vestris (Lucia Elizabeth Mathews), Madame, 1797-1856

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V8085

Title: Love's Labour Lost

First Line: Young Love in a transport exclaim'd

Performers:  Vestris (Lucia Elizabeth Mathews), Madame, 1797-1856

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V2897

Title: On banks of blushing roses

First Line: Young Pleasure like a swain array'd

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V12869

Title: Irish melody

First Line: O the days are gone by when beauty bright

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V2068

Title: Country sports

First Line: Happy is a country life

Themes:  Rural society

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V3455

Title: The Wake of Teddy Roe

First Line: In Dublin that city of riches and fame

Themes:  Irish wakes

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V1936

Title: The Mountain Maid

First Line: The Mountain Maid from her bow'r has hied

Performers:  Sinclair, John, 1791-1857

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V3588

Title: March to the Battle Field

First Line: March to the battle field

Performers:  Braham, John, 1774-1856

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V13839

Title: Sing to Love a Roundelay

First Line: Oh, Love is the fairy power

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V2050

Title: My native land, good-night

First Line: Adieu! adieu! my native shore

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V7380

Title: Jamie of Dundee

First Line: I Canna like ye, gentle Sir

14th Ballad - Roud Number: 2821

Title: I've been roaming

First Line: I've been roaming, I've been roaming

Performers:  Stephens, Catherine, 1794-1882

15th Ballad - Roud Number: 13006

Title: The Spider and the fly

First Line: Will you walk in to my parlour said a Spider to a Fly

16th Ballad - Roud Number: 5512

Title: Comin thro' the rye

First Line: Gin a body meet a body

17th Ballad - Roud Number: V2901

Title: The Rose will cease to Blow

First Line: The rose will cease to blow

18th Ballad - Roud Number: 18844

Title: The King and Countryman

First Line: There was an old chap in the west country

19th Ballad - Roud Number: V1765

Title: The Parson's clerk

First Line: Near Moorfields is a house of prayer

Tune: Dashing Serjeant

20th Ballad - Roud Number: 13787

Title: The Minute-Gun at Sea

First Line: When in the storm on Albion's coast

Themes:  Sailors

21st Ballad - Roud Number: V6442

Title: The chough & crow

First Line: The chough and crow to roost is gone

Performers:  Sung in Guy Mannering

Harding B 36(20)

Notes:  An uncut sheet of two songsheets. Torn at lower right corner.


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Edition - Bod19794

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 5512

Title: Comin' through the rye

First Line: If a body meet a body comin' through the rye

Harding B 25(405)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod22130

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 5512

Title: Gin a body meet a body

First Line: Gin a body meet a body

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6021

Title: The slave

First Line: Sons of freedom! hear my story

Performers:  Stephens, Catherine, 1794-1882

Themes:  Slavery

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 8708

Title: The broom of Cowden-knows

First Line: When summer comes, the swains on Tweed

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V13490

Title: [None]

First Line: A damsel stood to watch the fight

Performers:  Bradshaw, Ann Maria, 1801-1862

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V9902

Title: Glee for three voices

First Line: Amidst the myrtles as I walk'd

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V1152

Title: Hole in the ballad

First Line: Your laughter I'll try to provoke

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1768-1833

Themes:  Ballads

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V20795

Title: Farewell Rosina

First Line: Farewell Rosina, lovely fair

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V5437

Title: The pilgrim of love

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

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V3340

Title: Fly away pretty moth

First Line: Fly away pretty moth to the shade

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V23663

Title: Liberty

First Line: Since ev'ry charm on earth combines

Themes:  Liberty

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V9620

Title: An old man, &c

First Line: An old man would be wooing

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V3484

Title: Taste, O! taste

First Line: Taste, O taste this spicy wine

Themes:  Drinking

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V19202

Title: Judy O'Flannikin

First Line: Oh, whack! Cupid's a mannikin

Authors:  Colman, George, 1762-1836

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V18439

Title: Guy Fawkes

First Line: I sing a doleful tragedy: Guy Fawkes the prince of sinisters

Subjects:  Fawkes, Guy, 1570-1606

Themes:  Guy Fawkes day

15th Ballad - Roud Number: V14085

Title: A song

First Line: What shall he have that kill'd the deer?

16th Ballad - Roud Number: V17336

Title: [None]

First Line: Whilst with village maids I stray

Attributation: Sung in Rosina

Harding B 36(3)


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