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Edition - Bod5022

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, Church-Street, Preston

Notes:  Harding B 11(282) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 449


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V246

Title: Bill Jones

First Line: 'Twas off the coast of Guinea land

Subjects:  Africa

Themes:  NavalMutiny

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15695

Title: The death of General Sale

First Line: Attend you gallant Britons bold unto these lines I will unfold

Authors:  Morgan, John

Subjects:  Sale, Robert Henry, Sir, 1782-1845

Themes:  MonumentsSikh War, 1845-461845

Harding B 11(281)

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Edition - Bod5023

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

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

Series Identifier: 449


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V246

Title: Bill Jones

First Line: 'Twas off the coast of Guinea land

Subjects:  Africa

Themes:  NavalMutiny

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15695

Title: The death of general Sale

First Line: Attend you gallant Britons bold unto these lines I will unfold

Authors:  Morgan, John

Subjects:  Sale, Robert Henry, Sir, 1782-1845

Themes:  MonumentsSikh War, 1845-461845

Harding B 11(282)

Notes:  Harding B 11(282) is stamped: Harvard College Library. Aug. 16, 1916. Kittredge Fund. (Dupl.) Harding B 11(281) is another edition.


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Johnson Ballads 1999

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Edition - Bod6724

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Printer, & Publisher, 177, Union Street, Borough. S.E.

Notes:  Harding B 11(196) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 89


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 24928

Title: The bay of Biscay

First Line: Loud roared the dreadful thunder

Authors:  Cherry, A. (Andrew), 1762-1812

Themes:  Shipwreck

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V246

Title: Bill Jones

First Line: 'Twas off the coast of Guinea land

Subjects:  Africa

Themes:  NavalMutiny

Firth c.12(305)

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Edition - Bod3763

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V291

Title: The bonny blue cap

First Line: Oh bold and true, in bonnet blue

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2647

Title: Nature's gay day

First Line: It was nature's gay day, bright smiling Mayday

Themes:  May day

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V246

Title: Bill Jones

First Line: 'Twas off the coast of Guinea land

Subjects:  Africa

Themes:  NavalMutiny

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1977

Title: Come dearest maiden

First Line: Maiden I will never deceive thee

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 13862

Title: The light of other days

First Line: The light of other days is faded

Authors:  Bunn, A. (Alfred), 1796-1860

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 5898

Title: De boatman dance

First Line: De boatman dance, de boatman sing

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 390

Title: Ole Tan Tucker

First Line: Ole Tan Tucker came to town one night

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V31045

Title: Faithless maiden

First Line: Scenes where memory fondly lingers

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 13847

Title: Canadian boat song

First Line: Faintly as tolls the evening chime

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 488

Title: Jenny get de o' cake done

First Line: O lubly Jenny dear

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

11th Ballad - Roud Number: 13881

Title: The old house at home

First Line: Oh the old house at home where my forefathers dwelt

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

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V257

Title: The black flag

First Line: O ever a rover's life for me

Themes:  Piracy

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V129

Title: The angels whisper

First Line: A baby was sleeping

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V1799

Title: This blooming rose

First Line: This blooming rose at early dawn

15th Ballad - Roud Number: 13895

Title: She wore a wreath of roses

First Line: She wore a wreath of roses, the night that first we met

Firth b.28(38)

Notes:  Stamped: Bodleian Library, Percy Manning Collection, 1917. Large format



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Edition - Bod11867

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: [first ballad] Paul, Printer, 18, Great St. Andrew Street, 7, Dials. [second ballad] H. Paul, Printer, 22 Brick Lane, Spitalfields

Notes:  Firth b.26(70) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12738

Title: How I should like to marry

First Line: Oh! I should like to marry

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V246

Title: Bill Jones

First Line: 'Twas off the coast of Guinea land

Notes:  First two stanzas only

Subjects:  Africa

Themes:  NavalMutiny

Harding B 11(1587)

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Edition - Bod12777

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer, 18 Great St. Andrew Street, 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(1587) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12738

Title: How I should like to marry

First Line: Oh! I should like to marry

Themes:  Marriage prospects

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V246

Title: Bill Jones

First Line: 'Twas off the coast of Guinea land

Notes:  First two stanzas only

Subjects:  Africa

Themes:  NavalMutiny

Firth b.26(70)

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Johnson Ballads 657

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Johnson Ballads 658

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Edition - Bod9983

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer and Publisher 177, Union Street, Borough. S.E.

Notes:  Firth c.12(305) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 89


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 24928

Title: The bay of Biscay

First Line: Loud roared the dreadful thunder

Authors:  Cherry, A. (Andrew), 1762-1812

Themes:  Shipwreck

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V246

Title: Bill Jones

First Line: 'Twas off the coast of Guinea land

Subjects:  Africa

Themes:  NavalMutiny

Harding B 11(196)

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