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Edition - Bod5628

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V342

Title: The delight of a shiny night

First Line: O, how I love the ladies sweet rosy lips to buss

Themes:  Rural society

Firth b.26(59)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5712

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High-street, St. Giles, W.C.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 559

Title: Squire and milkmaid; or, Blackberry fold

First Line: It's of a rich squire in Bristol doth dwell

Themes:  SeductionRural societyServants

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V342

Title: Oh! charming May!

First Line: Oh, charming May, oh, charming May!

Firth c.18(168)

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Harding B 11(3636)

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Edition - Bod2454

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 24926

Title: The veteran

First Line: It was a sabbath morn

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V342

Title: Charming May

First Line: Oh, charming May, oh, charming May

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V32534

Title: My sweet Rosette

First Line: Oh! the land of my birth

Harding B 11(3974)

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Edition - Bod2769

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges (from Pitt's) Printer, Wholesale Toy Warehouse, 31, [Dudley] Street, 7 Dials

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Johnson Ballads 479


Ballad - Roud Number: V342

Title: Charming May

First Line: Oh, charming May, oh, charming May

Harding B 15(42a)

Notes:  The illustrations and the text are separately printed items. Slip.


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Edition - Bod12512

Imprint Names:  Taylor, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Printed by Taylor, 16, Waterloo-road, near the Coburg


1st Ballad

Title: Serjeant Slum

First Line: 'Twas on the spot where soldiers drill

Tune: Dumble dum deary

Themes:  SoldiersTarring and feathering

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V342

Title: To kiss the charming fair

First Line: Oh, how I love the ladies sweet rosy lips to buss

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V2890

Title: My love is like the red red rose

First Line: O' my love is like the red red rose

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Johnson Ballads 1231

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Edition - Bod16703

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: V342

Title: Kiss the charming fair

First Line: O how I love the ladies' sweet rosy lips to buss

Themes:  Kissing

Harding B 25(1031)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 25

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod18565

Imprint Names:  Kiernan, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Imprint: Manchester: Printed and Sold at J. Kiernan's, Garden-street, Shude-hill


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V22690

Title: Sailor boy capering ashore

First Line: Poll dang it how dost do

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 276

Title: Jack on the Green

First Line: It was in the month of May

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V342

Title: Kiss the charming fair

First Line: Oh how I love the ladies' sweet rosy lips to buss

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 1179

Title: Freemason's song

First Line: Come all you Freemason's that dwell around the globe

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V932

Title: Oh! 'tis love

First Line: Oh! 'tis love, 'tis love, 'tis love

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 7758

Title: Billy Barlow

First Line: O when I was born, says old Mother Goose

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 23546

Title: Oldham recruit

First Line: When au wur a young lad 16 years ago

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 906

Title: Sweet silver moon

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

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 13785

Title: Heart that can feel for another

First Line: Jack Steadfast and I were both messmates at sea

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 13810

Title: Plato's advice

First Line: Says Plato why should man be vain

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V5636

Title: The exciseman

First Line: To a village that skirted the sea

12th Ballad - Roud Number: 18858

Title: Birds of a feather

First Line: O life's a day's journey, to you I will say

13th Ballad - Roud Number: 348

Title: The sailor's bride

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

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V660

Title: If I had a donkey

First Line: If I had a donkey what would'nt go

15th Ballad - Roud Number: V7486

Title: Huntsmans chorus

First Line: What equals on earth, the delights [of] the hunstman

16th Ballad - Roud Number: V3350

Title: Jack's the lad

First Line: Our ship's in port, so here I be

17th Ballad - Roud Number: 6534

Title: Kitty of Colerain

First Line: As beautiful Kitty one morning was tripping

18th Ballad - Roud Number: 13891

Title: Adieu my native land

First Line: Adieu, my native land adieu

19th Ballad - Roud Number: 2672

Title: Poor little sweep

First Line: On a cold winter's morn as the snow was a falling

20th Ballad - Roud Number: V13755

Title: Mary's lament

First Line: My heart will not break, my eyes wil[l] not weep

21st Ballad - Roud Number: 1247

Title: Garland of love

First Line: How sweet are the flowers that grow on yon fountain

Authors:  Hook, Theodore Edward, 1788-1841

Notes:  Incomplete

Harding B 36(23)

Notes:  Torn at lower right corner


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Edition - Bod18574

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13748

Title: Away with melancholy

First Line: Away with melancholy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2982

Title: Return, O my love

First Line: Return, O my love, and we'll never never part

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V826

Title: The smile and sigh

First Line: There is a smile I dearly prize

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 1640

Title: Quite politely

First Line: When first in Lunnun I arrived, on a visit, on a visit

Themes:  Countryman in London

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V7963

Title: The king of the Cannibal islands

First Line: Oh! have your [sic] heard the news of late

Themes:  Savages

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 5838

Title: The braes of Yarrow

First Line: The sun just glancing through the trees

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V342

Title: Kiss the charming fair

First Line: O how I love the ladies' sweet rosy lips to buss

Themes:  Kissing

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V579

Title: Advice to farmers

First Line: Come brother farmers, all attend

Themes:  Farmers

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 13891

Title: Adieu, my native land, adieu

First Line: Adieu, my native land, adieu

Themes:  Emigration

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V15759

Title: The moon is up

First Line: The moon is up! Her silv'ry beam

11th Ballad - Roud Number: 13900

Title: The soldier's tear

First Line: Upon the hill he turn'd

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 36(10)


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Edition - Bod20458

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, (from Pitts') Printer, Wholesale Toy Warehouse, 31, Dudley Street, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V342

Title: Charming May

First Line: Oh, charming May, oh, charming May

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1757

Title: The goose club

First Line: Joe Pickles to his wife did say

Themes:  Christmas

Johnson Ballads 479

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