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Edition - Bod4428

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin?

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Series Identifier: 8


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1189

Title: The grand conversation on Napoleon

First Line: It was over that wild beaten track, a friend of old Buonaparte

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V33020

Title: The lady's petycoat

First Line: Concerning the fashions I will let you hear

Notes:  Appears also, but with a different illustration, in a sheet of twelve; see Firth b.27(11/12)

Themes:  Fashions

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V4083

Title: Lines written on a discussion between a Protestant boy, and a catholic girl near Dundalk, county Louth

First Line: As I roved out one evening in the spring eime [sic] of the year

Notes:  Appears also in Firth b.27(11/12)

Themes:  Religious controversy - Ireland

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 515

Title: Donald's return to Glencoe

First Line: As I was walking one evening of late

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V10489

Title: The felon's return to his native land

First Line: Thrice hail lovely Erin, the land of my sire

Themes:  Ireland

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V15103

Title: Donnelly and Oliver

First Line: You muses I beg you will lend me your aid

Themes:  Prizefighting

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 906

Title: The sweet silver light, bonny moon

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

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V183

Title: Beautiful bells

First Line: Beautiful, beautiful, fairy-like bells

Themes:  Bells

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V8895

Title: The collier lads, who labour under ground

First Line: Come, attend awhile, you workmen, wherever you may be

Themes:  Coalmines and mining

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V1045

Title: The river Roe

First Line: I espied a lovely fair one, and her did not know

Notes:  Appears also, but with a different illustration, in a sheet of twelve; see Firth b.27(11/12)

11th Ballad - Roud Number: 3005

Title: Nell Flagherty's drake

First Line: My name it is Nell quite candid I tell

Harding B 40(8)

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Edition - Bod4834

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1825]

Imprint: London: Printed & Sold by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-Court


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2821

Title: I've been roaming

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

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9566

Title: Isabel

First Line: Wake! dearest wake! and again united

Performers:  Stephens, Catherine, 1794-1882

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 2614

Title: Rest, warrior, rest

First Line: He comes from the wars, from the red field of fight

Performers:  Stephens, Catherine, 1794-1882

Themes:  Soldiers

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V9620

Title: An old man, &c

First Line: An old man would be wooing

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V17271

Title: Come live with me, &c

First Line: Come live with me, & be my dear

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V3484

Title: Taste, O! taste

First Line: Taste, O taste this spicy wine

Themes:  Drinking

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 17542

Title: He loves and he rides away

First Line: At the baron of Mowbray's gate was seen

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 812

Title: The sheep-shearing

First Line: Here's the rose-bud in June, and sweet violets below

Themes:  Sheep

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 906

Title: The sweet, silver moon

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

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V15876

Title: The tuneful lark

First Line: The tuneful lark on √¶ther win[g]

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V4782

Title: The early horn

First Line: The early horn

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V1612

Title: Fair Rosamond

First Line: Was ever nymph like Rosamond

Subjects:  Clifford, Rosamond, d. 1176Henry II, King of England, 1133-1189Eleanor, of Aquitaine, Queen, consort of Henry II, King of England, 1122-1204

13th Ballad - Roud Number: 2674

Title: Remember, love, remember

First Line: Twas ten o'clock one moonlight night

Johnson Ballads fol. 16

Notes:  Portion of the right hand column has been cut out.


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Edition - Bod1121

Imprint Names:  Stewart, B.Gilbert, John

Imprint Locations:  CarlisleNewcastle

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and sold by John Gilbert, Royal Arcade, Newcastle-on- Tyne; and may be had of B. Stewart, Carlisle

Series Identifier: 136


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 10918

Title: The wife's dream

First Line: Now tell me, Mary, how it is that you can look so gay

Themes:  Drunkenness

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 906

Title: The bonny moon

First Line: As I came to my cot by the close of the day

Firth b.25(306)

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Edition - Bod1843

Imprint Names:  King, W.

Imprint Locations:  Oxford

Date  [c.1835]

Imprint: Printed and Sold by W. King, St. Peter's-le-Bailey, Oxford ... Sold also by J. Simons, 123, London-street, Reading

Notes:  Two titles attached. From the collection of F. Madan, Brasenose College. Large format


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 218

Title: The fair maid of Oxford city

First Line: Its of a fair maid in Oxford city

Themes:  Jealousy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1095

Title: Highland Mary

First Line: Ye banks and braes and streams around

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Themes:  Death

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5686

Title: The violet girl

First Line: Come buy my pretty violets blue

Themes:  Street traders

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1514

Title: \"God save the king\". For his majesty, William the IVth

First Line: God save our noble king

Subjects:  William IV, King of Great Britain, 1765-1837

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V25658

Title: The new-mown hay

First Line: 'Twas in the morn when sweets disclose

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V1044

Title: Rise gentle moon

First Line: Day has gone down o'er the Baltic's broad billow

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: The green bushes

First Line: As I was walking one morning in May

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 13320

Title: Oh, no, we never mention her

First Line: Oh, no, we never mention her

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 1271

Title: My village fair

First Line: With my village fair what lass can compare

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 155

Title: Poor Mary of the moor

First Line: 'Ywas [sic] one cold winter's night, when the wind

11th Ballad - Roud Number: 1234

Title: The flowing bowl

First Line: Come, landlord, fill a flowing bowl

Themes:  Drinking

12th Ballad - Roud Number: 13785

Title: Jack Stedfast

First Line: Jack Stedfast and I were both messmates at sea

Themes:  Sailors

13th Ballad - Roud Number: 24438

Title: I'd be a butterfly

First Line: I'd be a butterfly born in a bower

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839

14th Ballad - Roud Number: 13265

Title: The wake of Teddy the tiler

First Line: From Dublin town the other night

Tune: King of the Cannibal islands

15th Ballad - Roud Number: 13848

Title: Cabin boy

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

Authors:  Dibdin, Thomas, 1771-1841

Themes:  Naval

16th Ballad - Roud Number: V496

Title: Lads of the village

First Line: Where the lads of the village shall merrily ah

17th Ballad - Roud Number: 2674

Title: Remember love, remember

First Line: Twas ten o'clock one moonlight night

18th Ballad - Roud Number: 2671

Title: The broken pitcher

First Line: O where are you going so fast, pretty maid

19th Ballad - Roud Number: V3539

Title: The light guitar

First Line: O, leave the gay and festive scene

20th Ballad - Roud Number: 875

Title: Oyster girl

First Line: Many a knight and lady gay

Themes:  Street traders

21st Ballad - Roud Number: 13229

Title: Buy a broom

First Line: From Teuchland I came with my light ware all laden

Themes:  Street traders

22nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7561

Title: The pretty milkman

First Line: At dawn of day, when other folks

23rd Ballad - Roud Number: 906

Title: Bonny moon

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

24th Ballad - Roud Number: 9592

Title: Judy Callaghan

First Line: 'Twas on a windy night

25th Ballad - Roud Number: V7197

Title: The Swiss boy

First Line: Come arouse thee, arouse thee, my gay Swiss boy

Edition - Bod6735

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges from Pitt's toy and marble warehouse, 31 [Dudley] street, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13006

Title: The spider & the fly

First Line: Will you walk into my parlour said a spider to a fly

Authors:  Howitt, Mary, 1799-1888

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 906

Title: Thy sweet silver light bonny moon

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

Firth b.25(408)

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Edition - Bod3778

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1820 and 1831

Imprint: Wright, Printer, Smithfield, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: 906

Title: Silver moon

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

2806 c.17(391)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(154).


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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 - Bod10301

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 162


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 912

Title: Fisherman's boy

First Line: It was down in the lowlands a poor boy did wander

Themes:  Orphans

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 906

Title: The sweet silver light bonny moon

First Line: As I came to my cot by the close of the day

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V4673

Title: The sea! the open sea

First Line: The sea! the sea! the open sea!

Authors:  Cornwall, Barry, 1787-1874

Themes:  Sea, the

Harding B 11(1210)

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Edition - Bod10410

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, Printer, 6, Chadderton Street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 104


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13954

Title: Maggie by my side

First Line: The land of my home is flitting, flitting from my view

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 906

Title: Sweet silver light bonny moon

First Line: As I came to my cot by the close of the day

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V20679

Title: Judy Mc.Carty

First Line: Come all my hearty roving blads [sic]

Firth c.26(37)

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Edition - Bod10595

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1825

Imprint: London: Printed & Sold by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-Court


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3830

Title: Drink to me only

First Line: Drink to me only with thine eyes

Authors:  Jonson, Ben, 1573-1637

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 142

Title: Mary Neil

First Line: Long time I lov'd a damsel young

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V9620

Title: An old man, &c

First Line: An old man would be wooing

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V17271

Title: Come live with me, &c

First Line: Come live with me, & be my dear

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V3484

Title: Taste, O! taste

First Line: Taste, O taste this spicy wine

Themes:  Drinking

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 17542

Title: He loves and he rides away

First Line: At the baron of Mowbray's gate was seen

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 812

Title: The sheep-shearing

First Line: Here's the rose-bud in June, and sweet violets blow

Themes:  Sheep

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 906

Title: The sweet silver moon

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

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V15876

Title: The tuneful lark

First Line: The tuneful lark on √¶ther win[gs]

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V4782

Title: The early horn

First Line: With early horn

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V1612

Title: Fair Rosamond

First Line: Was ever nymph like Rosamond

Subjects:  Clifford, Rosamond, d. 1176Henry II, King of England, 1133-1189Eleanor, of Aquitaine, Queen, consort of Henry II, King of England, 1122-1204

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V3157

Title: Mr. Walker the twopenny postman

First Line: Very near the west-end, tho' I must not tell where

Themes:  Postmen

13th Ballad - Roud Number: 2674

Title: Remember, love, remember

First Line: Twas ten o'clock one moonlight night

Johnson Ballads fol. 19

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Edition - Bod15503

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: 906

Title: Thy sweet, silver light bonny moon

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1271

Title: My village fair

First Line: To my village fair no lass can compare

Harding B 17(306a)

Notes:  Slip Slip


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Edition - Bod17937

Imprint Names:  Haly

Imprint Locations:  Cork

Date  18--

Imprint: Haly, Printer, Cork

Notes:  2806 c.8(275) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 906

Title: The sweet silver-light bonny moon

First Line: As I came to my cot' by the close of the day

Harding B 26(636)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod18807

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 906

Title: Sweet silver light bonny moon

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 20450

Title: Cottage distant a mile

First Line: One evening of late as young Colin I met

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 9260

Title: The bonny blue jacket

First Line: As early one morning I chanc'd for to roam

Johnson Ballads 1016

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Edition - Bod19184

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1829

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, wholesale and retail, 10, Great St. Andrew-Street, Seven Dials, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 906

Title: Bonny moon

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V13778

Title: Hurrah for the bonnets of blue

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

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Johnson Ballads 12

Notes:  Slip Slip



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Edition - Bod22348

Imprint Names:  Haly

Imprint Locations:  Cork

Date  18--

Imprint: Haly, Printer Cork

Notes:  Slip. Harding B 26(636) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 906

Title: The sweet silver-light bonny moon

First Line: As I come to my cot by the close of the day

2806 c.8(275)

Notes:  Slip.


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