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Edition - Bod4211

Imprint Names:  Gilbert, John

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and sold by John Gilbert, Royal Arcade, Newcastle-on- Tyne

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth b.25(300).

Series Identifier: 62


Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When I first came to this country a stranger

Firth b.27(321)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod1503

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: William Jackson and Son, Printers, 21, Moor street, Birmingham

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1400 is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5241

Title: Lovely Jane of Devonshire

First Line: There was a blooming maiden the truth I will declare

Tune: Irish Molly

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Harding B 11(2224)

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Edition - Bod1579

Imprint Names:  Gilbert, John

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and sold by John Gilbert, Royal Arcade, Newcastle-on- Tyne

Notes:  Compare the illustration on p. 46 of Select Fables; with cuts ... by Thomas and John Bewick, and others ... (Newcastle, 1820).

Series Identifier: 62


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When I first came to this country a stranger

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V367

Title: Come let us be happy together

First Line: Come let us be happy together

Authors:  Jefferys, Charles, 1807-1865

Firth b.25(300)

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Edition - Bod5048

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: H. Such, Printer, 123, Union Street, Boro' S.E.

Notes:  Firth c.18(95) is another impression Harding B 11(1424) is another impression

Series Identifier: 130


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2101

Title: Billy O'Rook[e] the boy

First Line: I greased my brougues and cut my stick

Themes:  Migrant labor - Irish

Harding B 11(1425)

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Edition - Bod5049

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: H. Such, Printer, 123, Union Street, Boro' S.E.

Notes:  Firth c.18(95) is another impression Harding B 11(1425) is another impression

Series Identifier: 130


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2101

Title: Billy O'Rooke the boy

First Line: I greased my brougues and cut my stick

Themes:  Migrant labor - Irish

Harding B 11(1424)

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Edition - Bod3958

Imprint Names:  Haly

Imprint Locations:  Cork

Date  18--

Imprint: Haly, Printer, South Main Street Cork


Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lee [sic]

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Harding B 26(232)

Notes:  Slip. Slip. Harding B 26(232); Imperfect: lacks imprint.


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Harding B 26(233)

Notes:  Slip. Slip.


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Edition - Bod11285

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, Church Street, Preston

Series Identifier: 88


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 5649

Title: Answer to Undaunted Mary; or The banks of sweet Dundee

First Line: Young William was a ploughboy, the truth I will unfold

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

Harding B 11(1429)

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Edition - Bod11736

Imprint Names:  Stone, R.Keys, E.Reed, S.Brown, A.

Imprint Locations:  ExeterDevonportNewportBristol

Imprint: Devonport: Printed and Sold by E. Keys. Sold also by R. Stone, Exeter; A. Brown, General-dealer, 27, Bristol-bridge, Bristol; And by S. Reed, Newport, Monmouthshire


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1030

Title: The Croppy boy

First Line: It was very early in the spring

Subjects:  Wexford (Ireland)Cornwallis, Charles Cornwallis, Earl, 1738-1805

Themes:  Irish rebellion, 1798

Harding B 11(1423)

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Edition - Bod11740

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W. Fortey, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: [W]hen first in this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V351

Title: The convict's child

First Line: A convict ship lay near the beach

Themes:  Transported convict

Harding B 11(1426)

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Edition - Bod11741

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1935

Title: The maid of the mountain

First Line: I've a home on the mountain

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V129

Title: The angel's whisper

First Line: A baby was sleeping, its mother was weeping

Harding B 11(1427)

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Edition - Bod11743

Imprint Names:  Jacques, G.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail, by G. Jacques, Oldham- road Library, Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V12492

Title: Oh, crikey! Oh, good gracious!!

First Line: I courted Betty Giddy-gout

Tune: Yankee Doodle

Themes:  Deception

Harding B 11(1430)

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Edition - Bod12009

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed and sold by James Catnach, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V17298

Title: I love but thee

First Line: [I]f after all you still will doubt and fear me

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

Harding B 11(1640)

Notes:  Printed on tinted paper.


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Edition - Bod12756

Imprint Names:  Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  18--

Imprint: J. Livsey, Printer, 12, Whitt[l]e-ts [sic] Oldham-st. Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1088

Title: The warbling waggoner

First Line: When first I went a waggontng [sic]

Themes:  Carriers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: Green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Harding B 11(4030)

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Edition - Bod13015

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson and Son, (late J. Russell,) Printers, 21, Moor- street, Birmingham

Notes:  Harding B 11(2224) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5241

Title: Lovely Jane of Devonshire

First Line: There was a blooming maiden the truth I will declare

Tune: Irish Molly

Subjects:  Devonshire (England)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

Johnson Ballads 1400

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Edition - Bod13794

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: H. Such, Printer, 123, Union Street, Boro' S.E.

Notes:  Harding B 11(1424) is another impression Harding B 11(1425) is another impression

Series Identifier: 130


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2101

Title: Billy O'Rooke the boy

First Line: I greased my brougues and cut my stick

Themes:  Migrant labor - Irish

Firth c.18(95)

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Edition - Bod7361

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 5


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V349

Title: Child of good-nature

First Line: When day was scarcely dawning

Firth b.26(498)

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Harding B 11(1428)

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Johnson Ballads 1604

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1604 is a photocopy of the Durham University copy.


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Johnson d.1773(p. 252v)

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Edition - Bod7429

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: H. Paul, Printer, 22, Brick Lane, Spitalfields


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13752

Title: After many roving years

First Line: After many roving years

Firth b.26(65)

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Harding B 11(1422)

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Johnson Ballads 652

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Johnson Ballads 653

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Edition - Bod9941

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When I first came to this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

Firth c.18(86)

Notes:  Imprint cropped off Slip


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Edition - Bod17932

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P Brereton printer 1 Lr Exchange St


Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: A new song on the green mosey [sic] banks of the Lee [sic]

First Line: When first to this country I came as a stranger

Harding B 26(231)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod19031

Imprint Names:  Taylor, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1859 and 1899

Imprint: Printed and Published at Taylor's Song Mart, 92 and 93, Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1686

Title: The Oakham poachers

First Line: Young men in every station, that live within this nation

Themes:  Poaching

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: Green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Themes:  Americans - England

Johnson Ballads 1227

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Edition - Bod20403

Imprint Names:  Edwards, Frederick

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1835

Imprint: Edwards, Printer, 56, Leman Street, Whitechapel


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2668

Title: Poor dog Tray

First Line: On the green banks of Shannon when Shelah was nigh

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  Dogs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

Johnson Ballads 341

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