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Edition - Bod5847

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer Toy and marble wharehouse [sic], 6 Great St. Andrew St. seven dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 14076

Title: The blue bonnets over the border

First Line: March, march Ettrick & Tevio[t]dale

Authors:  Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832

Subjects:  Scotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6326

Title: Herrings, fre[sh]

First Line: Herrings freh, [sic] herrings fresh fresh fresh I cry

Themes:  Street tradersCries of London

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 5754

Title: The goddess Diana

First Line: Hark, the goddess Diana

Themes:  Hunting

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 4788

Title: Three strings to my bow

First Line: I am a girl that's forsaken

Themes:  Unrequited love

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 5137

Title: Roy's wife

First Line: Roy's wife of Aldivalloch

Themes:  Rejected suitor

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V3571

Title: Battle of the Nile

First Line: Arise arise, Britannias sons arise

Themes:  NavalNile, Battle of the, 1798

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V1681

Title: He's all the world to me

First Line: O'er the brake or oer the mountain

Harding B 11(481)

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Johnson Ballads 755

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Johnson Ballads 756

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Johnson Ballads 757

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Edition - Bod11707

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: V3571

Title: Battle of the Nile

First Line: Arise, arise, Britannia's sons arise

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Themes:  NavalNile, Battle of the, 1798

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14001

Title: My lowland queen

First Line: Now spring has deck'd the fields in green

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1681

Title: He's all the world to me

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

Harding B 11(187)

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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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