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Edition - Bod4197

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13755

Title: Alice Gray

First Line: She's all my fancy painted her

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V551

Title: Billy Barlow's wedding

First Line: As I was going down Whitecross street

Themes:  Marriage

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V4441

Title: Nothing

First Line: When rhyming and verses at first were in fashion

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V144

Title: The archer boy

First Line: Oh! elude him not -- the archer boy!

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V16422

Title: The landing of royal Charlie

First Line: There's news from Moidart cam' yestreen

Subjects:  Charles Edward, prince, grandson of James II, king of England, 1720-1788

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V3115

Title: The Invincibles

First Line: When the merry fife and drum

Themes:  Soldiers

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V1750

Title: The troubadour from distant land

First Line: From distant climes a troubadour

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V3705

Title: The moon is on the hill

First Line: Awake my light, my sleeping love

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V2050

Title: Native land good-night

First Line: Adieu! adieu! my native shore

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V9566

Title: Isabel

First Line: Wake! dearest wake! and again united

Johnson Ballads fol. 130

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Edition - Bod4903

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer Toy and Marble ware-house, 6, Great St. Andrew street dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7188

Title: Deep in the forest dell

First Line: Deep in the forest dell

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6786

Title: The knight of the sable plume

First Line: The moon had rose over the battle field

Themes:  Soldiers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1346

Title: Hail smiling morn

First Line: Hail smiling morn that tips the hills with gold

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V6788

Title: The knight of the silver shield

First Line: Splendour blazed in the castle hall

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V12073

Title: I want money

First Line: I want money, I want money

Themes:  Money

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V1085

Title: The wandering Savoyard

First Line: Ah, hear the wandering Savoyard's tale

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V144

Title: The archer boy

First Line: Oh! elude him not, the archer boy

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 13766

Title: Farewell to the mountain

First Line: Farewell to the mountain

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V3136

Title: Pat was a darling boy

First Line: 'Twas at the sign of the fork

Themes:  Drunkenness

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 13842

Title: The bridal ring

First Line: I dreamt last night of our earlier days

Themes:  Marriage

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V382

Title: Pat Fagan

First Line: You all know Pat Fagan the labourer well

Johnson Ballads fol. 124

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Johnson Ballads fol. 125

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Edition - Bod11393

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V144

Title: The archer boy

First Line: Oh, blame him not, the archer boy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 12733

Title: Nan of the valley

First Line: 'Twas down by yon grove where the sweet violets grow

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 948

Title: The unkind shepherdess

First Line: I'll spread these green branches all over her young

Notes:  Harding B 25(1975) is another edition of this ballad alone

Themes:  Letter-writingServantsShepherds

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V9140

Title: I love thee night and day love

First Line: Be mine dear maid the faithful heart

Harding B 11(101)

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Johnson Ballads 716

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