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Edition - Bod5075

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

Notes:  The same setting of type, but with a different publisher, appears in Harding B 11(3494).


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V493

Title: O say not woman's love is bought

First Line: O say not woman's love is bought

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4302

Title: [T]ake a bumper and try

First Line: The woman [sic] all tell me I am false to my lass

Themes:  Drinking

Harding B 22(393)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod5849

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13817

Title: The shells of the ocean

First Line: One summer eve, with pensive thought

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V493

Title: O say not womans love is bought

First Line: O say not woman's love is bought

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V4302

Title: [T]ake a bumper and try

First Line: The woman [sic] all tell me I am false to my lass

Themes:  Drinking

Harding B 11(3494)

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Johnson Ballads 1126

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Edition - Bod12719

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed at Pitts, Wholesale Toy Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew Street 7 dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2897

Title: On banks of blushing roses

First Line: Young Pleasure like a swain arrayed

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1209

Title: Dame Durden

First Line: Dame Durden kept five serving girls

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5538

Title: Money is your friend

First Line: Of friendship I have heard much talk

Themes:  Money

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V322

Title: The answer to the Castalian [sic] maid

First Line: O think not thy Henry tho' absent from you

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V2057

Title: An answer to Highland home

First Line: Yes! I will leave my daddy's ha'

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V17039

Title: Bonnie soldier laddie

First Line: Leeze me on my soldier love

Performers:  Stephens, Catherine, 1794-1882

Performance Locations:  Covent Garden Theatre

Themes:  Soldiers

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V321

Title: The Castilian maid

First Line: Oh! remember the time in La Mancha's green shades

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V493

Title: O say not woman's love is bought

First Line: O say not woman's love is bought

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 23133

Title: The bewildered maid

First Line: Slow broke the light and sweet breath'd the morn

Performers:  Braham, John, 1774-1856

Themes:  Soldiers - death in battle

Harding B 11(2724)

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Edition - Bod13040

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V424

Title: The [s]pirit of the storm

First Line: At sight of each terrific form

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1936

Title: Mountain maid

First Line: The mountain maid from her bower has hied

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13787

Title: The minute gun at sea

First Line: When in the storm on Albion's coast

Themes:  Shipwreck

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V493

Title: Oh! say not woman's love is bought

First Line: Oh! say not woman's love is bought

Themes:  Women

Harding B 11(3623)

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Johnson Ballads 59


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Edition - Bod10872

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: ... Printer ... Street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 114


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 566

Title: Answer to Betsy of Ballantown Bray

First Line: You young men and maidens pray lend an ear

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V493

Title: O! say not woman's love is bought

First Line: O say not woman's love is bought

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1632

Title: Meet me by gaslight

First Line: Meet me by gaslight alone

Themes:  PoliceServants

2806 b.11(245)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Firth c.26(212)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Edition - Bod14108

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 5649

Title: Answer to Undaunted Mary

First Line: Young William was a ploughboy the truth I'll unfold

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusNaval battles

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V493

Title: Oh! say not woman's love

First Line: Oh! say not woman's love is bought

Themes:  Women

Harding B 11(93)

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Edition - Bod15738

Imprint Names:  Andrews, J.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: Andrews, Printer, 38 Chatham Street, N.Y.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2115

Title: Advice to young ladies

First Line: When married you are you must learn to submit

Tune: John Dean

Authors:  L., G.

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V493

Title: Oh, say not woman's heart is bought

First Line: Oh say not woman's heart is bought with vain and empty treasure

Harding B 18(1)

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Edition - Bod17192

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1821]

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-Court


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6268

Title: Dyot-street courtship

First Line: My lodging is in Leather-lane

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4582

Title: Sleep on, my babe. (Ballad)

First Line: Sleep on, my babe! thy heart ne'er felt

Themes:  Infants

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V14821

Title: The lass of Teviot-side

First Line: In robes of green the smiling spring

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V14036

Title: How sweet at eve

First Line: How sweet at eve whene'er we rove

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 4260

Title: The banks of Allan-water

First Line: On the banks of Allan-water

Performers:  Stephens, Catherine, 1794-1882

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 22142

Title: Lovely Charly

First Line: Over yon hills and lofty mountains

Tune: Legacy

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V2890

Title: A red, red rose

First Line: My love's like a red, red rose

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V1067

Title: The frozen tear

First Line: On beds of snow the moon-beam slept

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V30719

Title: The mother's lament

First Line: From bubbling streams & springs that rise

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V11908

Title: The maid of Bourdeaux

First Line: Stay, stay, Philomela! thy warbling forbear

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V13674

Title: Bonny Highland laddie

First Line: Will ye to the Highlands go

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V18879

Title: Young Love

First Line: Young Love liv'd once in a humble shed

Performers:  Bland, Maria Theresa, 1769-1838

Performance Locations:  Vauxhall Gardens

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V2941

Title: Lemminy's grave

First Line: Bright was the morning, the wood-lark sang sweetly

Tune: Rose-bud

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V27348

Title: Marriage. A canzonet

First Line: With thee I'll share each future joy

15th Ballad - Roud Number: V347

Title: Cherry ripe

First Line: Cherry ripe, cherry ripe, ripe, I cry

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

Themes:  Street traders

16th Ballad - Roud Number: V21317

Title: Spring. A favourite song

First Line: Welcome sun and southern show'rs

Themes:  Spring

17th Ballad - Roud Number: V2124

Title: Let us haste to Kelvin grove

First Line: Let us haste to Kelvin grove

Performers:  Braham, John, 1774-1856

Performance Locations:  Drury Lane Theatre

18th Ballad - Roud Number: V3312

Title: If I had such as lassie as this

First Line: If ever I marry, I'll wed with a lass

19th Ballad - Roud Number: 8191

Title: Fair Helen

First Line: I wish I were where Helen lies

Tune: Wallace

20th Ballad - Roud Number: V493

Title: Woman's love

First Line: O say not woman's love is bought

21st Ballad - Roud Number: V1705

Title: The farmer boy

First Line: Indeed my simple tale is true

Themes:  Farmers

Johnson Ballads fol. 29

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Edition - Bod19683

Imprint Names:  Batchelar, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1817 and 1828

Imprint: London: Printed and sold by T. Batchelar, 115, Long Alley, Moorfields

Notes:  8 p.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12997

Title: Then hey for the life of a soldier

First Line: When I was an infant, gossips would say

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5582

Title: Be sorrow far away

First Line: Within a bow'r a lady gay

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V17022

Title: The Clown's courtship

First Line: A comical lass I went to woo

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V12389

Title: O bear me away from this Corsair

First Line: Ye zephyrs gay that fan the air

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V6277

Title: I'll love thee ever dearly

First Line: Let others breathe the melting sigh

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V1205

Title: Betsy, the girl of my heart

First Line: At eve when the sun's to the westward reclining

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 1617

Title: Will Watch

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

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 13848

Title: Cabin boy

First Line: The seas were rough, the clouds were dark

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V9588

Title: Answer to the Cabin boy

First Line: When clouds obscured the distant sky

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 13891

Title: Adieu, my native land

First Line: Adieu, my native land, adieu

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V15559

Title: Sailor's will

First Line: The net-work flow'd with hammocks all

12th Ballad - Roud Number: 24850

Title: Believe me if all those endearing young charms

First Line: Believe me if all those endearing young charms

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V493

Title: O say not a woman's love is bought

First Line: O say not a woman's love is bought

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V5272

Title: Is there a heart that never lov'd

First Line: Is there a heart that never lov'd

15th Ballad - Roud Number: 608

Title: Cottage near a wood

First Line: In my cottage near a wood

16th Ballad - Roud Number: 3549

Title: Nelson's tomb

First Line: 'Twas in Trafalgar's bay

17th Ballad - Roud Number: V8188

Title: Love and glory

First Line: Young Henry was as brave a youth

Authors:  Dibdin, Thomas, 1771-1841

Johnson Ballads 3070

Notes:  Printed on blue paper




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