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Edition - Bod4796

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: V30232

Title: The flag of reform

First Line: All hail! to old England, to Britons all hail

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V722

Title: We met

First Line: We met -- 'twas in a crowd -- and I thought he would shun me

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839

3rd Ballad

Title: Our patriot king

First Line: Fill high to the brim, and let this be the toast

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

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V432

Title: The evening star

First Line: At close of day, when evening star

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V220

Title: The bloom is on the rye

First Line: My pretty Jane my dearest Jane

Authors:  Fitzball, Edward, 1792-1873

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V496

Title: All the lads in the village come wooing to me

First Line: While the girls of our village are dressing and gadding

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V15261

Title: What a shocking bad hat

First Line: You lads and you lasses come listen to me

Themes:  Countryman in London

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 13781

Title: Green hills of Tyrol

First Line: Green hills of Tyrol! again I see

Themes:  Tyrol, the

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V7545

Title: My pretty page

First Line: Florence. My pretty page look out afar

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V155

Title: Away, away to the mountain's brow

First Line: Away, away to the mountain's brow

Performers:  Waylett, Harriet, 1798-1851

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V685

Title: Listen! dear Fanny

First Line: Listen! dear Fanny, oh! listen to me

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

Harding B 36(6)

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Edition - Bod1843

Imprint Names:  King, W.

Imprint Locations:  Oxford

Date  [c.1835]

Imprint: Printed and Sold by W. King, St. Peter's-le-Bailey, Oxford ... Sold also by J. Simons, 123, London-street, Reading

Notes:  Two titles attached. From the collection of F. Madan, Brasenose College. Large format


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 218

Title: The fair maid of Oxford city

First Line: Its of a fair maid in Oxford city

Themes:  Jealousy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1095

Title: Highland Mary

First Line: Ye banks and braes and streams around

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Themes:  Death

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5686

Title: The violet girl

First Line: Come buy my pretty violets blue

Themes:  Street traders

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1514

Title: \"God save the king\". For his majesty, William the IVth

First Line: God save our noble king

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

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V25658

Title: The new-mown hay

First Line: 'Twas in the morn when sweets disclose

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V1044

Title: Rise gentle moon

First Line: Day has gone down o'er the Baltic's broad billow

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: The green bushes

First Line: As I was walking one morning in May

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 13320

Title: Oh, no, we never mention her

First Line: Oh, no, we never mention her

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 1271

Title: My village fair

First Line: With my village fair what lass can compare

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 155

Title: Poor Mary of the moor

First Line: 'Ywas [sic] one cold winter's night, when the wind

11th Ballad - Roud Number: 1234

Title: The flowing bowl

First Line: Come, landlord, fill a flowing bowl

Themes:  Drinking

12th Ballad - Roud Number: 13785

Title: Jack Stedfast

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

Themes:  Sailors

13th Ballad - Roud Number: 24438

Title: I'd be a butterfly

First Line: I'd be a butterfly born in a bower

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839

14th Ballad - Roud Number: 13265

Title: The wake of Teddy the tiler

First Line: From Dublin town the other night

Tune: King of the Cannibal islands

15th Ballad - Roud Number: 13848

Title: Cabin boy

First Line: The sea was rough, the clouds were dark

Authors:  Dibdin, Thomas, 1771-1841

Themes:  Naval

16th Ballad - Roud Number: V496

Title: Lads of the village

First Line: Where the lads of the village shall merrily ah

17th Ballad - Roud Number: 2674

Title: Remember love, remember

First Line: Twas ten o'clock one moonlight night

18th Ballad - Roud Number: 2671

Title: The broken pitcher

First Line: O where are you going so fast, pretty maid

19th Ballad - Roud Number: V3539

Title: The light guitar

First Line: O, leave the gay and festive scene

20th Ballad - Roud Number: 875

Title: Oyster girl

First Line: Many a knight and lady gay

Themes:  Street traders

21st Ballad - Roud Number: 13229

Title: Buy a broom

First Line: From Teuchland I came with my light ware all laden

Themes:  Street traders

22nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7561

Title: The pretty milkman

First Line: At dawn of day, when other folks

23rd Ballad - Roud Number: 906

Title: Bonny moon

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

24th Ballad - Roud Number: 9592

Title: Judy Callaghan

First Line: 'Twas on a windy night

25th Ballad - Roud Number: V7197

Title: The Swiss boy

First Line: Come arouse thee, arouse thee, my gay Swiss boy

Edition - Bod226

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: V660

Title: If I had a donkey wot wouldn't go

First Line: If I had a donkey wot wouldn't go

Themes:  Cruelty to animals

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5881

Title: At close of day

First Line: At close of day, when evening star

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V15083

Title: Love and the fortune of war

First Line: From the moment I ranked as a man

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V434

Title: The light bark

First Line: Off, said the stranger, off, off, and away

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V14995

Title: Safely follow him

First Line: Follow him, nor fearful deem

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 13781

Title: The green banks of Tyrol

First Line: Green hills of Tyrol! again I see

Themes:  Tyrol, the

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 1850

Title: The China man with his monkey nose

First Line: In China once there dwelt a great man

Themes:  Chinese

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V370

Title: Row with me down the river

First Line: Row with me down the river

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V30478

Title: When the sails are furl'd

First Line: When the sails are furl'd and the watch set

Themes:  Sailors

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V1989

Title: My heart's true blue

First Line: I ne'er will leave my native shore

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V496

Title: All the lads in the village come wooing to me

First Line: While the girls of our village are dressing and gadding

Johnson Ballads fol. 145

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Edition - Bod2498

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V496

Title: While the lads of the village

First Line: While the lads of the village shall merrily, ah!

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V419

Title: The plain gold ring

First Line: He was a knight of low degree

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V308

Title: Can I e'er forget the valley

First Line: Can I e'er forget the valley

Harding B 11(4151)

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Edition - Bod11212

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V496

Title: The lads of the village

First Line: While the lads of the village shall merrily ah!

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Performers:  Bannister, Charles, 1738-1804

Harding B 22(143)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11636

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Notes:  See Harding B 11(130) Harding B 11(130) is another impression Harding B 11(130) is another impression Harding B 11(130) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V163

Title: The bailiffs have been

First Line: The bailiffs have been here, oh la! oh la!

Themes:  Bailiffs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 381

Title: Second thought is be[st]

First Line: Come write me down ye powers above

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V496

Title: Lads of the village

First Line: While the lads of the village shall merrily ah

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Harding B 11(131)

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Edition - Bod13098

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: V220

Title: The bloom is on the rye

First Line: My pretty Jane my dearest Jane

Authors:  Fitzball, Edward, 1792-1873

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V143

Title: Oh! bring me but my Arab steed

First Line: Oh! bring me but my Arab steed

Themes:  Arab horse

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V496

Title: All the lads in the village come wooing to me

First Line: While the girls in the village are dressing and gadding

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V881

Title: The butterfly was a gentleman

First Line: The butterfly was a gentleman

Harding B 11(332)

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Edition - Bod13203

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V496

Title: The lads of the village

First Line: While the lads of the village shall merrily ah

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9183

Title: The ship on fire

First Line: The storm o'er the ocean flew furious and fast

Themes:  Shipwreck

Harding B 11(3499)

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Edition - Bod13991

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1844 and 1845

Imprint: E. Hodges, from Pitt's Toy and Marble Warehouse, [31, Monmouth] Street, 7 Dials


1st Ballad

Title: The distressed sempstress

First Line: You gentles of England, I pray give attention

Tune: Jenny Jones

Themes:  Working classSeamstresses

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V220

Title: The bloom is on the rye

First Line: My pretty Jane, my dearest Jane

Authors:  Fitzball, Edward, 1792-1873

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V496

Title: All the lads in the village come wooing to me

First Line: While the girls of our village are dressing and gadding

Harding B 11(905)

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Edition - Bod7441

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts printer Wholesale Toy & Marble Warehouse 6, Great st. Andrew street, 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V496

Title: Lads of the village

First Line: While the ladf [sic] of the village shall merri[l]y nh [sic]

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Firth b.26(82)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 886

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod23378

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy, and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. Saint Andrews Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(131) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V163

Title: The bailiffs have been

First Line: The bailiffs have been here, oh la! oh la!

Themes:  ClothingBailiffsFurniture

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 381

Title: Second thought is best

First Line: Come write me down ye powers above

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V496

Title: Lads of the village

First Line: While the lads of the village shall merrily ah

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Harding B 11(130)

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