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Edition - Bod1765

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Ballad - Roud Number: 675

Title: The distracted lover; or The farmer's son

First Line: There was a rich farmer's daughter nea Limck. town did dwell

2806 c.8(282)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1934

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: W. Birmingham, 92, Thomas-street

Notes:  The first illustration is signed: M.K.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2362

Title: The boys of Mullaghbawn

First Line: On Monday morning early, my wandering steps did leave me

Themes:  Transported convict

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 12903

Title: Erin's green linnet

First Line: On a fine summer's morning as the day was dawning

Subjects:  O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 675

Title: The constant farmer's son

First Line: A rich farmer's daughter near Limerick did dwell

2806 b.9(265)

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Edition - Bod6621

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 950

Title: The banks of the Nile

First Line: Hark! I hear the drums beating, no longer I'll stay

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 675

Title: Merchant's daughter, and the constant farmer's son

First Line: It's of a merchant's daughter in London town did dwell

Themes:  MurderLovers parted

2806 c.13(171)

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Edition - Bod3096

Imprint Names:  Jacques, G.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and sold wholesale and retail, by G. Jacques, Oldham Road Library, Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: 675

Title: The merchant's daughter & constant farmer's son

First Line: It's of a merchant's daughter in London town did dwell

Harding B 16(148a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod12450

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 675

Title: Merchant's daughter and constant farmer's son

First Line: It's of a merchant's daughter in London town did dwell

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13876

Title: Lovely night

First Line: Lovely night! lovely night!

Authors:  Lemon, Mark, 1809-1870

Harding B 11(2402)

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Edition - Bod13496

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer and Toy Warehouse 6 Great St Andrew Street Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6949

Title: The vorkus gal

First Line: You ax me to sing, of course I shall

Themes:  Poor lawWorkhouses

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 675

Title: The merchant's daughter and constant farmer's son

First Line: It's of a merchnt's [sic] daughter in London town did dwell

Themes:  MerchantsMurderCourtship - difference in social status

Harding B 11(3995)

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Edition - Bod7834

Imprint Names:  Jacques, G.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 675

Title: Constant farmer's son

First Line: It's of a merchant's daughter, in London town did dwell

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2171

Title: Old woman and her cats

First Line: A very old woman once liv'd by herself

Themes:  Cats

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1256

Title: A sketch on the present times

First Line: All you who are low spirited, to me I pray draw near

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 906

Title: Sweet silver light, bonny moon

First Line: As I went to my cot at the close of the day

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 12738

Title: I should dearly like to marry

First Line: I should dearly like to marry

Themes:  Marriage

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V9075

Title: When the dew is on the grass

First Line: Softly, softly will I pass

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 93

Title: Squire of Edinburgh

First Line: There was a squire in Edinburgh, and a squire of high degree

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V5667

Title: Bless the ladies all

First Line: How beautiful the ladies seem

Tune: Nice young man

Themes:  WomenTea

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V5754

Title: The Tartan drum

First Line: Row thy bark, my gallant lover

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V4695

Title: Handsome factory lass

First Line: As down by the factory I alone one morning strayed

11th Ballad - Roud Number: 13749

Title: Banks of the blue Moselle

First Line: When the glow worm gilds the elfin bower

12th Ballad - Roud Number: 13784

Title: Happy land

First Line: Happy land; whate'er my fate in life may be

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V2889

Title: Love lies asleep in the rose

First Line: The lady bird skims o'er the woodbine

Firth b.28(39)


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Edition - Bod8463

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 151


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 487

Title: A lament on the fate of sir J. Franklin and his crews

First Line: You tender Christians I pray attend

Subjects:  Franklin, John, sir, 1786-1847

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 675

Title: The merchant's daughter, and the constant farmer's son

First Line: It's of a merchant's daughter in London town did dwell

Themes:  MurderCourtship - difference in social status

Firth c.12(438)

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Edition - Bod9779

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer & Publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro'., S.E.

Series Identifier: 295


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 675

Title: The merchant's daughter and constant farmer's son

First Line: It's of a merchant's daughter in London town did dwell

Themes:  FarmersMerchantsSocial statusMurder

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15345

Title: Pauper's drive

First Line: There's a grim horse hearse at a jolly round trot

Authors:  Noel, T.

Themes:  PovertyFunerals

Firth c.18(183)

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Harding B 11(2401)

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Harding B 11(2401A)

Edition - Bod19229

Imprint Names:  Taylor, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Printed by Taylor, 16, Waterloo Road, near the Victoria theatre, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 675

Title: The merchant's daughter and constant farmer's son

First Line: It's of a merchant's daughter in London town did dwell

Tune: Young Edwin in the Lowlands

Authors:  Brown, G.

Themes:  MerchantsSocial statusMurder

Johnson Ballads 1223

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Edition - Bod19672

Imprint Names:  Fordyce, W. and T.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  c.1840

Imprint: W. & T. Fordyce, Printers, Dean Street, Newcastle. To be had also at No. 43, Myton Gate, Hull

Notes:  A photocopy

Series Identifier: 136


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 675

Title: The merchant's daughter and constant farmer's son

First Line: It's of a merchant's daughter in London town did dwell

Themes:  MerchantsSocial statusMurderLovers parted

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 301

Title: Loss of the Amphitrite

First Line: Come list, you gallant Englishmen, who ramble at your ease

Themes:  Shipwreck

Johnson Ballads 1947

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Edition - Bod20107

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 675

Title: Merchant's daughter, or Constant farmer's son

First Line: It's of a merchant's daughter in London town did dwell

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  MerchantsSocial statusMurder

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2876

Title: Answer to \"She wore a wreath of roses\"

First Line: You gaze upon my brow and see \"no bridal wreath is there\"

Authors:  Thornton, L.M., d. 1888

Themes:  Widows

Johnson Ballads 2674

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Johnson Ballads 2675

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