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Edition - Bod6035

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: Hodges, from (I. Pitt's,) Printer, 31, Dudley Street, late Monmouth Street Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V247

Title: Bill Jenkins

First Line: The doors were closed down in Westminster hall

Themes:  Houses of Parliament - fire, 1834

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23526

Title: Standard bearer

First Line: The minstrel holds the standard-bearer's watch

Johnson Ballads 471

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Edition - Bod11199

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(2462) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 52


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2336

Title: The mistletoe bough

First Line: The mistletoe hung in the castle hall

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V247

Title: Billy Jenkins, or, The two houses of parliament. A parody on \"The mistletoe bough\"

First Line: The doors were clos'd down in Westminster hall

Authors:  Page, C.

Themes:  Parliament

2806 c.13(50)

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2806 c.13(114)

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Edition - Bod12364

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

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

Notes:  2806 c.13(50) is another edition. 2806 c.13(50) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 52


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2336

Title: The mistletoe bough

First Line: The mistletoe hung in the castle hall

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V247

Title: Billy Jenkins, or, The two houses of parliament. A parody on \"The mistletoe bough\"

First Line: The doors were clos'd down in Westminster hall

Authors:  Page, C.

Themes:  ParliamentHouses of Parliament - fire, 1834

Harding B 11(2462)

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Edition - Bod12761

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: H.P. Such, Machine and General Printer, 177, Union Street, Borough, S.E.

Series Identifier: 529


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V247

Title: Bill Jenkins

First Line: The doors they were closed down in Vestminster Hall

Themes:  Parliament, burning of

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5188

Title: Barclay & Perkins's drayman

First Line: Near Southwark bridge on the Surrey side

Themes:  ServantsAfricans

Harding B 11(279)

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Harding B 11(280)

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Edition - Bod13367

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V247

Title: Bill Jenkins

First Line: The door was closed in Westminster hall

Authors:  Page, C.

Themes:  Parliament

Harding B 15(12b)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(178a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod7840

Imprint Names:  Watts, T.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Imprint: Printed and Published by T. Watts, 14, Snowhill, Birm.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5314

Title: The heart, the heart

First Line: The heart - the heart! oh let it be

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3340

Title: Fly away pretty moth

First Line: Fly away pretty moth to the shade

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1155

Title: The young May moon

First Line: The young May moon is beaming love

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V15125

Title: The monks of old

First Line: Many have told, of the monks of old

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 13844

Title: The blighted flower

First Line: I had a flower within my garden growing

Themes:  Seduction

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V2898

Title: Sweet Rose of Cashmere

First Line: By the flower of the valley

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V247

Title: Bill Jenkins

First Line: The door was closed in Vestminster hall

Themes:  Parliament

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 277

Title: Seventeen come Sunday

First Line: As I walked out one May morning

9th Ballad

Title: The West countryman at church

First Line: There was an old chap lived down in the west

Tune: King and the countryman

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 13808

Title: Bessy, the sailor's bride

First Line: Poor Bessy was a sailor's bride

11th Ballad - Roud Number: 13884

Title: The sailor's tear

First Line: He leapt into his boat as it lay upon the strand

Themes:  Sailors

12th Ballad - Roud Number: 24414

Title: In storms when clouds

First Line: In storms when clouds obscure the sky

13th Ballad - Roud Number: 2535

Title: Kiss me in the dark

First Line: Young William was a sailor, a handsome roving boy

Tune: Irish Molly

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V4632

Title: Firm as oak

First Line: Oh, firm as oak, and free from care

Themes:  Sailors

Firth b.28(27a)

Notes:  Stamp on reverse: Bodleian Library, 22 April, 1918. Large format



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Edition - Bod14634

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Johnson Ballads 471.


Ballad - Roud Number: V247

Title: Bill Jenkins

First Line: The doors were closed down in Westminster hall

Themes:  Parliament

Firth b.27(375)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(23b)

Notes:  Slip


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