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Edition - Bod4687

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Preston

Notes:  Another edition appears in a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 14(252).

Series Identifier: 223


Ballad - Roud Number: V1050

Title: The frozen river

First Line: When winter chains from shore to shore

Firth b.28(23b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 20(228)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod4901

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer Toy and Marble warehouse 6, Great st, Andre[w] street Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 767

Title: Meet me by moonlight

First Line: Meet me by moonlight alone

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V22054

Title: The Englishman's wife, God bless her

First Line: A full glass of brandy come fill full for me

Themes:  Women

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V16448

Title: Parody; on Love was once a little boy

First Line: I love a little lass, oh dear

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1244

Title: Parody on the Minstrel boy

First Line: The fiddler's boy to the fair has gone

5th 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

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V640

Title: Move on there, or the Devil and the watchman

First Line: Charley was a watchman rare

Themes:  Watchmen

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V18590

Title: The sweets of love

First Line: Life with all its fading joys

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V2849

Title: Sally and Billy, or the Fatal repulse

First Line: Young Billy went a courting

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V20592

Title: The midnight serenade

First Line: Now when half the world is dreaming

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V31317

Title: A lover's entreaty

First Line: Now your old dad is dreaming, love

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V1050

Title: The frozen river

First Line: When winter chains from shore to shore

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V27488

Title: Parody on 'Isable

First Line: Wake, dearest wake, while the gas lamps are glaring

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V5948

Title: Very well I did it at the price sir

First Line: When I left my native village to see this jolly town

Themes:  Countryman in London

Johnson Ballads fol. 121

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Edition - Bod13228

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)


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1050

Title: The frozen river

First Line: When winter chains from shore to shore

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2869

Title: Rose bud in summer

First Line: When the rose bud in summer

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V815

Title: Smile again, bonny lassie

First Line: Smile again my bonny lassie

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 23133

Title: The bewilder'd maid

First Line: Slow broke the light & sweet breath'd the morn

Themes:  Soldiers - death in battle

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V1681

Title: He's all the world to me

First Line: O'er the brake, or o'er the mountain

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V4372

Title: Old Mr. December

First Line: Old Mr December he lost his wife

Themes:  Domestic relationsMarriage - age difference

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V852

Title: Sons of Albion

First Line: You sons of Albion take up your arms

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

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V1067

Title: The frozen tear

First Line: On beds of snow the moon-beam slept

Harding B 11(3536)

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Johnson Ballads 57

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Edition - Bod14038

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer Toy and Marble warehouse 6, Great st, Andre[w] street Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13886

Title: Glee, -- (three voices)

First Line: To all you ladies now at land

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V22054

Title: The Englishman's wife; God bless her

First Line: A full glass of brandy come fill full for me

Themes:  Marriage

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V16448

Title: Parody; \"on love was once a little boy

First Line: I love a little lass, oh dear

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1244

Title: Parody on the minstrel boy

First Line: The fiddler's boy to the fair has gone

Themes:  FairsMusicians

5th 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

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V640

Title: Move on there, or the devil and the watchman

First Line: Charley was a watchman rare

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Watchmen

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V18590

Title: The sweets of love

First Line: Life with all its fading joys

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V2849

Title: Sally and Billy, or the fatal repulse

First Line: Young Billy went a courting

Themes:  Murder

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V20592

Title: The midnight serenade

First Line: Now when half the world is dreamine [sic]

Themes:  Night

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V31317

Title: A lover's entreaty

First Line: Now your old dad is dreaming, love

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V1050

Title: The frozen river

First Line: When winter chains from shore to shore

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V27488

Title: Parody ou [sic] 'Isable' [sic]

First Line: Wake, dearest wake, while the gas lamps are glaring

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V5948

Title: Very well I did it at the price sir

First Line: When I left my native village to see this jolly town

Themes:  Countryman in London

Harding B 11(863)

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Edition - Bod14553

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121, Church-stret [sic], Preston

Series Identifier: 223


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1567

Title: Lines on the execution of Roberts the poacher

First Line: Come all you good people I hope you'll attend

Notes:  Harding B 12(200b) is another edition of this ballad alone. Harding B 20(197) is another edition of this ballad alone.

Themes:  Poaching

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1050

Title: The frozen river

First Line: When winter chains from shore to shore

Notes:  Harding B 20(228) is another edition of this ballad alone.

Themes:  Seduction

Harding B 14(252)

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Johnson Ballads 2012

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