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Edition - Bod4802

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7896

Title: Bonny brave Scotland

First Line: Where is the land which Scotland surpasses

Performers:  Paton, Mary Ann, 1802-1864

Themes:  Scotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 8489

Title: Blest as the immortal, &c

First Line: Blest as the immortal gods is he

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V632

Title: Death of Robin Adair

First Line: Now he is dead and gone, Robin Adair

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 2678

Title: She's fail'd in her truth

First Line: And has she then fail'd in her truth

Performers:  Sinclair, Miss

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V2984

Title: Return my Joey

First Line: When Joe first woo'd me for his bride

Tune: Love's a tyrant

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V9140

Title: [None]

First Line: Be mine dear maid this faithful heart

Performers:  Braham, John, 1774-1856

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V6255

Title: The Rose that blooms for ever

First Line: Oh! could this tortur'd heart but speak

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V14805

Title: [None]

First Line: Hark! the lark at heaven's gate sings

Performers:  Stephens, Catherine, 1794-1882

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V1749

Title: Gallant troubadour

First Line: Glowing with love on fire for fame

Performers:  Braham, John, 1774-1856

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 14076

Title: March! march! a favourite song

First Line: March! march! Ettrick and Teviotdale!

Authors:  Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832

Performers:  Braham, John, 1774-1856

11th Ballad - Roud Number: 709

Title: The white cockade

First Line: My love was born in Aberdeen

12th Ballad - Roud Number: 968

Title: Bedlam city. Altered from the vulgar ballad

First Line: Down by Bedlam I walk'd one ev'ning

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V14001

Title: My Lowland queen

First Line: Now spring has deck'd the fields in green

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V5440

Title: The pilgrim. Far over land

First Line: Far over land, far over wave, a pilgrim am I roaming

15th Ballad - Roud Number: V23641

Title: Willy of the Green

First Line: On Tay's sweet pleasant banks, how happy have I stray'd

16th Ballad - Roud Number: 6716

Title: Donald of Dundee

First Line: Young Donald is the blithest lad

17th Ballad - Roud Number: V15485

Title: The lass of Hazel-Dean

First Line: Beneath a milk-white hawthorn tree

18th Ballad - Roud Number: 729

Title: O'er the water to Charlie

First Line: Come boat me o'er, come row me o'er

19th Ballad - Roud Number: 13867

Title: The minstrel boy

First Line: The minstrel boy to the wars is gone

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

Performers:  Braham, John, 1774-1856

20th Ballad - Roud Number: V1112

Title: Soldier's gratitude

First Line: Whate'er my fate, where'er I roam

Performers:  Braham, John, 1774-1856

Themes:  Soldiers

21st Ballad - Roud Number: V680

Title: Bow thy head thou lily pale

First Line: Bow thy head thou lily pale

22nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1220

Title: The adieu

First Line: Adieu ye streams that smoothly flow

23rd Ballad - Roud Number: 23104

Title: Little soldier

First Line: I'm a merry little soldier

Themes:  Soldiers

24th Ballad - Roud Number: V2190

Title: Scots song

First Line: A Highland lad my love was born

Performers:  Stephens, Catherine, 1794-1882

Harding B 36(16)

Notes:  Harding B 36(16) is cropped along top edge.


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Johnson Ballads fol. 26

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Edition - Bod6969

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4404

Title: Liston's drolleries. -- Something new starts every day

First Line: Oh dear, oh! the world quite strange is

Subjects:  Hunt, Henry, 1773-1835

Themes:  TimesTheatersTechnology

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 6716

Title: Young Donald of Dundee

First Line: Young Donald is the blithest lad

Subjects:  Scotland

Firth b.26(106)

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Harding B 11(2152)

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Edition - Bod3491

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer and Wholesale Toy Warehouse 6, Great st. Andrew street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 6716

Title: Donald of Dundee

First Line: Young Donald is the blithest lad

Harding B 25(539)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod13777

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1829

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, No. 10, Great St. Andrew-Street, Seven Dials, London, (wholesale and retail,)

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 49 is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1514

Title: God save the king!

First Line: God save great George our king!

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1765

Title: The parson's clerk!

First Line: Near Moorfields is a house of prayer

Themes:  Church-going

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V683

Title: Fanny in the grove

First Line: Fanny was in the grove

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V8188

Title: Love and glory

First Line: Young Henry was as brave a youth

Authors:  Dibdin, Thomas, 1771-1841

Themes:  Women soldiersTransvestism

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V593

Title: Rule Britannia

First Line: When Britain first, at heaven's command

Authors:  Thomson, James, 1700-1748

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 6716

Title: Donald of Dundee

First Line: Young Donald is the blythest lad

Subjects:  Scotland

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V189

Title: The beautiful maid

First Line: When absent from her my soul holds most dear

Johnson Ballads 48

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Johnson Ballads 50

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Johnson Ballads 51

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Johnson Ballads 52

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Edition - Bod10839

Imprint Names:  Cadman, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1855

Imprint: Cadman, Printer, Ancoats, Manchester

Series Identifier: 141


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 6716

Title: Young Donald of Dundee

First Line: Young Donald is the blithest lad

Subjects:  Scotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22830

Title: The wanderer

First Line: O cease awhile ye winds to blow

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5105

Title: Answer to Wanderer

First Line: O cease, fair maid, no more complain?

Firth c.26(33)

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Edition - Bod14109

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 27


Ballad - Roud Number: 6716

Title: Donald of Dundee

First Line: Young Donald is the blithest lad

Harding B 11(931)

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Edition - Bod18204

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Printed for W. Armstrong, Banastre-street


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4888

Title: The beautiful boy

First Line: It was now in the winter, about six in the morn

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 6716

Title: Donald of Dundee

First Line: Young Donald is the blithest lad

Harding B 28(184)

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Edition - Bod20469

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1829

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, No. 10, Great St. Andrew-Street, Seven Dials, London, (wholesale and retail,)

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 48 is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1514

Title: God save the king!

First Line: God save great George our king!

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1765

Title: The parson's clerk!

First Line: Near Moorfields is a house of prayer

Themes:  Church-going

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V683

Title: Fanny in the grove

First Line: Fanny was in the grove

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V8188

Title: Love and glory

First Line: Young Henry was as brave a youth

Authors:  Dibdin, Thomas, 1771-1841

Themes:  Women soldiersTransvestism

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V593

Title: Rule Britannia

First Line: When Britain first, at heaven's command

Authors:  Thomson, James, 1700-1748

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 6716

Title: Donald of Dundee

First Line: Young Donald is the blithest lad

Subjects:  Scotland

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V189

Title: The beautiful maid

First Line: When absent from her my soul holds most dear

Johnson Ballads 49

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