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Edition - Bod5739

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: V372

Title: The comforts of man

First Line: When I was young in such trouble I got

Themes:  Domestic relations

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V12995

Title: See the conquering hero comes

First Line: See the conquering hero comes

Firth c.20(140)

Notes:  Slip Slip


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Edition - Bod6577

Imprint Names:  Forth, W.

Imprint Locations:  Bridlington

Imprint: Forth, Printer, Bridlington


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V372

Title: The comfort of man

First Line: When I was young many rambles I got

Themes:  Domestic violence

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 217

Title: When bucks a hunting go

First Line: How sweet is the horn that sounds in the morn

Themes:  Hunting

Firth b.25(229)

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Harding B 11(667)

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Edition - Bod6908

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Series Identifier: 4


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V29635

Title: A new song called St. Patrick's morning

First Line: From Malin head to Keviu's [sic] bed

Tune: The girl I left behind me

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V372

Title: A new comic song called the Comforts of man

First Line: When I was young what tumbles I had cot [sic]

Themes:  Marriage

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V6486

Title: An elegy on the much lamented death of rev. John Noble ... who was found drowned ... 9th April, 1867

First Line: You brilliant muses, I pray excuse me

Themes:  Drowning

2806 b.9(260)

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Edition - Bod3352

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

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

Series Identifier: 474


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V714

Title: Grand conversation on Nelson arose

First Line: As some heroes bold, I will unfold, together were conversing

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V372

Title: The comforts of man

First Line: When I was young many troubles I got

Themes:  Marriage

Harding B 20(61)

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Edition - Bod3865

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  For the fable of the Brother and Sister, see Croxalls Aesop, (1722).


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V372

Title: A new comic song called the Comforts of man

First Line: When I was young what troubles I had cot [sic]

Notes:  The same setting of type as 2806 b.9(60) but with a different cut

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2813

Title: Catherine Skelly. For the drowning of her child, at Leeson- st., Bridge, on Saturday the 8th instant

First Line: Good people all I pray attend

Themes:  Murder - infanticide - 19th century

Edition - Bod11441

Imprint Names:  Fordyce, W. and T.Whinham, J.

Imprint Locations:  NewcastleCarlisle

Date  c.1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by W. & T. Fordyce, Newcastle and Hull. To be had also of J. Whinham & Co 66 Scotch-st., Carlisle

Series Identifier: 42


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1385

Title: England & Ireland sing Erin go bragh

First Line: As the shamrock, rose, and thistle met upon a certain day

Subjects:  IrelandCalthorpeHobhouse, John Cam, 1786-1869Roebuck, John, 1801-1879O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847Attwood, Thomas, 1783-1856

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th centuryPolitical reform

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V372

Title: The comforts of man

First Line: When I was young in such trouble I got

Themes:  Domestic strife

Harding B 11(1067)

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Edition - Bod9037

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V372

Title: The comforts of man

First Line: When I was young, many troubles I got

Themes:  Domestic relations

Firth c.20(141)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15362

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Appears in a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 19(47a).


Ballad - Roud Number: V372

Title: A new comic song called the Comforts of man

First Line: When I was young what troubles I had cot [sic]

Themes:  Domestic violence

2806 c.15(38)

Notes:  Slip.


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