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Edition - Bod424

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13804

Title: My Helen is the fairest flower

First Line: My Helen is the fairest flower

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13805

Title: My gentle mother dear

First Line: There was a place in childhood that I remember well

Themes:  Mothers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V30478

Title: The lass he left behind

First Line: When the sails are furled and the wat[ch] set

Themes:  Sailors

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V7787

Title: The nobby waterman

First Line: How werry snug and nautical

Themes:  Watermen

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V1941

Title: The merry mountain horn

First Line: Come, my gallant soldier, come!

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V388

Title: The Swiss toy girl

First Line: I've come across the sea

Themes:  Street traders

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V20122

Title: The merry mountain lasse

First Line: The mountain maid is the maid for me

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 1306

Title: My own dear home

First Line: Wherever I wander, wherever I stray

Themes:  Marriage

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 19807

Title: Sally in our alley

First Line: Of all the girls that are so smart

Authors:  Carey, Henry, 1687-1743

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V1293

Title: Fair Zurich's waters

First Line: By the margin of fair Zurich's waters - ayieo

11th Ballad

Title: Why did I love

First Line: Why did I love? why, why, did I love?

Performers:  Vestris (Lucia Elizabeth Mathews), Madame, 1797-1856

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V7137

Title: Wake, lady, wake

First Line: Wake, lady, wake, the midnight moon

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V522

Title: Go, fetch me a pint of wine

First Line: Go, fetch me a pint of wine

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V20593

Title: Young Helen

First Line: Young Helen was as sweet a flower

Themes:  Death

15th Ballad - Roud Number: V2898

Title: Rose of Cashmere

First Line: By the flow'r of the valley

16th Ballad - Roud Number: 13623

Title: The white squall

First Line: The sea was bright, and the bark rode well

Authors:  Johns, R.

Themes:  Shipwreck

17th Ballad - Roud Number: V1245

Title: The Highland minstrel boy

First Line: I ha[e] wander'd many a night in June

Performers:  Anderson, Mr.

18th Ballad - Roud Number: V7191

Title: The deep deep sea

First Line: Oh come with me my love

19th Ballad - Roud Number: V238

Title: Bid me discourse

First Line: Bid me discourse, I will enchant thine ear

20th Ballad - Roud Number: V6216

Title: Sweet goddess of the silver stream

First Line: Near where old Thames's in ample tide

Johnson Ballads fol. 371


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Edition - Bod488

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V388

Title: The Swiss toy girl

First Line: I've come across the sea

Themes:  Street traders

Harding B 25(1876)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod6598

Imprint Names:  Forth, W.

Imprint Locations:  Bridlington

Imprint: Forth, Printer, High-street, Bridlington


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13783

Title: Harry Bluff

First Line: When a boy, Harry Bluff left his friends and his home

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V388

Title: The Rose of Lucerne

First Line: I've come across the sea

Themes:  Street traders

Firth b.25(249)

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Harding B 11(1482)

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Edition - Bod6933

Imprint Names:  Burdett, J.T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1855

Imprint: Printed by J.T. Burdett, 150 and 151, St. John Street, Smithfield, London

Series Identifier: 14


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V18913

Title: The last links are broken

First Line: The last links are broken that bound me to thee

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V388

Title: Rose of Lucerne

First Line: I've come across the sea, I've braved every danger

Themes:  Street tradersImmigrants - Great Britain

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V308

Title: Can I e'er forget the valley

First Line: Can I e'er forget the valley

Firth b.25(64)

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Harding B 11(2079)

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Edition - Bod11788

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: V380

Title: Homeward trot Dido and I

First Line: When the grey morning breaks

Themes:  HuntingDogs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V388

Title: The Swiss toy girl

First Line: I've come across the sea

Themes:  Street traders

Harding B 11(1566)

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Harding B 11(1567)

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Johnson Ballads 200

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Edition - Bod12422

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Toy and Marble warehouse Great st. Andrew- street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V980

Title: a man that is married

First Line: When man first appears at maturity's years

Tune: Love sick looby

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V388

Title: The Swiss toy girl

First Line: I've come across the sea

Themes:  Street traders

Harding B 11(2314)

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Edition - Bod8854

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High Street, St. Giles, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3955

Title: Frolicsome widow

First Line: I'll sing of a widow I know her quite well

Themes:  WomenSexual intercourseWidows

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V388

Title: The Swiss toy girl

First Line: I've come across the sea, I've braved every danger

Themes:  Street tradersSwitzerland

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 4260

Title: Banks of Allan water

First Line: On the banks of Allan water

Themes:  Love, unfortunate

Harding B 11(137)

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Edition - Bod15521

Imprint Names:  Neesom, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [18--]

Imprint: Published by C. Neesom, 93, Brick Lane, Bethnal Green, near the Railway Arch


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V22423

Title: Raal auld Irish gentleman

First Line: I'll sing you a dacent song, that was made by a Paddy's pate

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 298

Title: Where are you going, my pretty maid

First Line: Where are you going, my pretty maid?

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V388

Title: The rose of Lucerne

First Line: I've come across the sea, I've brav'd every danger

Edition - Bod15615

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harknes [sic], Printer, 121, Church-street, Preston

Notes:  Slip. 2806 c.13(191) is a variant Slip. 2806 c.13(191) is a variant

Series Identifier: 55


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V388

Title: Rose of Lucerne; or, The Swiss toy girl

First Line: I've come across the sea

Themes:  Street traders

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4301

Title: Life's a bumper

First Line: Life's a bumper fill'd by fate

2806 c.13(309)

Notes:  Slip. Slip.


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Edition - Bod17195

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  2806 c.13(309) is a variant edition.

Series Identifier: 55


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 266

Title: The banks of Claudy

First Line: It was on a summer's evening all in the month of May

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V388

Title: Rose of Lucerne, or, The Swiss toy girl

First Line: I've come across the sea

Themes:  Street traders

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V4301

Title: Life's a bumper

First Line: Life's a bumper fill'd by fate

2806 c.13(191)

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Edition - Bod18106

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V388

Title: The Swiss toy girl

First Line: I've come across the sea

Themes:  Street traders

Harding B 26(637)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20974

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Two titles on an uncut sheet


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8022

Title: Our king is a true British sailor

First Line: Too long out of sight have been kept jolly tars

Subjects:  William IV, King of Great Britain, 1765-1837

2nd Ballad

Title: Meet me to night

First Line: Meet me to-night in the path which lie

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V143

Title: Oh, bring me but my Arab steed

First Line: Oh, bring me but my Arab steed

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1941

Title: The merry mountain horn

First Line: Come, my gallant soldier, come!

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V34200

Title: The welcome

First Line: Come, hurrah! boys, & help me to sing

Subjects:  William IV, King of Great Britain, 1765-1837

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V1514

Title: The new God save the king

First Line: God save our noble king

Subjects:  William IV, King of Great Britain, 1765-1837

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V7191

Title: The deep deep sea

First Line: Oh come with me my love

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V14995

Title: Safely follow him

First Line: Follow him, nor fearful deem

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V1245

Title: The Highland minstrel boy

First Line: I hae wander'd mony a night in June

Performers:  Anderson, Mr.

Subjects:  Scotland

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 1279

Title: Dear! what can the matter be

First Line: He promis'd he'd buy me a fairing should please me

Themes:  Fairs

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V388

Title: The Swiss toy girl

First Line: I've come across the sea

Themes:  Street tradersImmigrants - Great Britain

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V13891

Title: Welcome Adelaide our beloved queen

First Line: Arouse, arouse all Britain's isle

Subjects:  Adelaide, Queen dowager, 1792-1849

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V881

Title: The butterfly was a gentleman

First Line: The butterfly was a gentleman

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V18882

Title: The jasmine-flower

First Line: How lovely the jessamine-flower

15th Ballad - Roud Number: 13749

Title: On the banks of the blue Moselle

First Line: When the glow-worm gilds the elfin bower

16th Ballad - Roud Number: V434

Title: The light bark

First Line: Off! said the stranger, off, off, & away!

17th Ballad - Roud Number: V4543

Title: O! softly sleep, my baby boy

First Line: O! Softly sleep my baby boy

18th Ballad - Roud Number: V8654

Title: The Marseilloise hymn

First Line: Ye sons of France awake to glory

Authors:  Rouget de Lisle, Claude Joseph, 1760-1836

19th Ballad

Title: Come to thy lattice

First Line: Come to thy lattice, the stars are bright

Firth b.25(103/104)

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Edition - Bod21049

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1318

Title: Two wenches at once

First Line: 'Till I fell in love, I wor happy enow

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 14076

Title: Blue bonnets are over the border

First Line: March! march! Ettrick & Tiviotdale

Authors:  Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832

Subjects:  Scotland

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3861

Title: Tell me, have ye seen a boy?

First Line: Tell me, have ye seen a toy

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V388

Title: The Swiss toy girl

First Line: I've come across the sea, I've braved every danger

Themes:  Street traders

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V8696

Title: Vive le roi!

First Line: Swearing death to traitor slave

Harding B 11(3923)

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