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Edition - Bod5636

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1829

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, wholesale and retail, 10, Great St Andrew- Street Seven Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V3157

Title: Mr. Walker, the two-penny postman

First Line: Very near the West end, tho' I must not tell where

Themes:  AdulteryShoemakersPostmen

Firth b.34(181)

Notes:  Firth b.34(181); numbered in MS: 396 Slip


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Firth c.18(260)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(155c)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(1277)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod2439

Imprint Names:  Fordyce, W. and T.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Imprint: Printed and sold by W. & T. Fordyce, Newcastle; to be had also of J. Whinham & Co. Scotch-st., Carlisle

Series Identifier: 34


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3157

Title: The twopenny postman

First Line: Very near the west end, tho' I must not tell where

Themes:  Postmen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5753

Title: Orphan drummer boy

First Line: It was down in a country village, by a neat little cottage

Tune: Fisherman's boy

Themes:  Orphans

Harding B 11(3922)

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Edition - Bod2463

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: William Jackson and Son, and (late J. Russell,) Printers 21, Moor-street, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3157

Title: Walker the twopenny postman

First Line: Very near the West end, tho' I must not say where

Themes:  Postmen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3036

Title: The flea

First Line: The flea! the flea! the hopping flea!

Themes:  Fleas

Harding B 11(4020)

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Edition - Bod11258

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale toy and marble warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew-street, Seven-dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4355

Title: The exile of Erin

First Line: There came to the beach a poor exile of Erin

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Notes:  5 stanzas

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3157

Title: Mr. Walker the twopenny postman

First Line: Very near the West end, tho' I must not tell where

Themes:  AdulteryPostmen

Harding B 11(1105)

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Edition - Bod7037

Imprint Names:  Dodds, M.S.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  between 1834 and 1870

Imprint: Newcastle: Printed by Matthew S. Dodds, 33 & 34, Quayside

Series Identifier: 114


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3157

Title: The twopenny postman

First Line: Very near the west end, though I must not tell where

Themes:  Domestic violenceLetter-writingShoemakersPostmen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8446

Title: The Welch harper

First Line: Over the sunny hills I stray

Firth b.34(291)

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Firth b.34(292)

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Edition - Bod10595

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1825

Imprint: London: Printed & Sold by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-Court


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3830

Title: Drink to me only

First Line: Drink to me only with thine eyes

Authors:  Jonson, Ben, 1573-1637

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 142

Title: Mary Neil

First Line: Long time I lov'd a damsel young

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V9620

Title: An old man, &c

First Line: An old man would be wooing

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V17271

Title: Come live with me, &c

First Line: Come live with me, & be my dear

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V3484

Title: Taste, O! taste

First Line: Taste, O taste this spicy wine

Themes:  Drinking

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 17542

Title: He loves and he rides away

First Line: At the baron of Mowbray's gate was seen

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 812

Title: The sheep-shearing

First Line: Here's the rose-bud in June, and sweet violets blow

Themes:  Sheep

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 906

Title: The sweet silver moon

First Line: As I went to my cot, at the close of the day

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V15876

Title: The tuneful lark

First Line: The tuneful lark on √¶ther win[gs]

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V4782

Title: The early horn

First Line: With early horn

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V1612

Title: Fair Rosamond

First Line: Was ever nymph like Rosamond

Subjects:  Clifford, Rosamond, d. 1176Henry II, King of England, 1133-1189Eleanor, of Aquitaine, Queen, consort of Henry II, King of England, 1122-1204

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V3157

Title: Mr. Walker the twopenny postman

First Line: Very near the west-end, tho' I must not tell where

Themes:  Postmen

13th Ballad - Roud Number: 2674

Title: Remember, love, remember

First Line: Twas ten o'clock one moonlight night

Johnson Ballads fol. 19

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Edition - Bod15968

Imprint Names:  Wardman, H.

Imprint Locations:  Bradford

Imprint: Bradford: Printed and Sold by H. Wardman, 6, Chapel-Lane


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2059

Title: My native land I bade adieu

First Line: My native land I bade adieu

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 348

Title: Little Mary the sailor's bride

First Line: As William and Mary stray'd by the sea side

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3341

Title: Fly not yet

First Line: Fly not yet, 'tis just the hour

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1076

Title: Sailor's welcome home

First Line: When first at sea a sailors lad

Themes:  Sailors

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V1779

Title: The oyster girl

First Line: Many a knight and lady gay

Themes:  Street traders

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V463

Title: Tom Starboard

First Line: Tom Starboard was a lover true

Authors:  Knight, T. (Thomas), d. 1820

Themes:  Shipwreck

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 6747

Title: Time is on the wing

First Line: Strew strew with roses

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V3157

Title: Mr. Walker, the twopenny postman

First Line: Very near the West end, tho' I must not tell where

Themes:  Postmen

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 1288

Title: Betsy Baker

First Line: From noise and bustle far away

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 191

Title: The white cockade

First Line: It was one Monday morning

Themes:  Soldiers

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V265

Title: Blue-eyed stranger

First Line: One night the north wind loud did blow

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V14916

Title: A boat, a boat

First Line: A boat, a boat, I hast to the ferry

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V461

Title: Tin ware lass

First Line: One evening, not very long ago

14th Ballad - Roud Number: 1617

Title: Will Watch

First Line: 'Twas one morn when the wind from the northward blew keenly

Themes:  Smuggling

15th Ballad - Roud Number: 906

Title: Thy sweet silver light, bonny moon

First Line: As I went to my cot at the close of the day

16th Ballad

Title: A bit of good truth

First Line: Roasting-jacks arn't water mills

17th Ballad - Roud Number: V1616

Title: Helmet on his brow

First Line: With a helmet on his brow

Themes:  Soldiers

18th Ballad - Roud Number: 1271

Title: My village fair

First Line: To my village fair no lass can compare

19th Ballad - Roud Number: V347

Title: Cherry ripe

First Line: Cherry ripe, cherry ripe, I cry

Themes:  Street traders

20th Ballad - Roud Number: 13847

Title: Canadian boat song

First Line: Faintly as tolls the evening chime

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

Harding B 36(24)

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