Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries



Search again:

Results:

Your current search: Roud Number: V5636

14 results found Page 1 of 1

Edition - Bod4073

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Printed for W. Armstrong, Banastre-st. Liverpool


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5636

Title: The exciseman's blunder

First Line: To a village that skirted the sea

Notes:  Harding B 25(591) is another edition of this ballad alone.

Themes:  Smuggling

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5400

Title: Sweet Poll of Plymouth

First Line: Sweet Poll of Plymouth was my dear

Authors:  O'Keeffe, John, 1747-1833

Harding B 28(84)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod2218

Imprint Names:  Stone, R.Keys, E.Reed, S.Brown, A.

Imprint Locations:  ExeterDevonportNewportBristol

Imprint: Printed and Sold by E. Keys, Devonport. Sold by R. Stone, Exeter; A. Brown, General Dealer, 27, Bristol-Bridge, Bristol; And S. Reed, Newport, Monmouthshire


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 620

Title: Poor Black Bess

First Line: When fortune, blind goddess, she fled my abode

Subjects:  Turpin, Richard, 1706-1739

Themes:  HighwaymenCrime - 19th century

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5636

Title: The exciseman

First Line: To a village that skirted the sea

Themes:  Smuggling

Harding B 11(3062)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod2488

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2 Monmouth-ct. 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V757

Title: When a man's a little bit poorly

First Line: When [a] man's a little bit poorly

Themes:  Medicine

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5636

Title: The exciseman

First Line: To a vlilage [sic] that skirted the sea

Themes:  Smuggling

Harding B 11(4121)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod2814

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Jennings, 15, Water-lane, Fleet- street


Ballad - Roud Number: V5636

Title: The exciseman

First Line: To a village that skirted the sea

Themes:  Smuggling

Harding B 17(85a)

Notes:  Slip


Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod3201

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: [Armstrong, Printer, Liverpool]


Ballad - Roud Number: V5636

Title: Sailor and exciseman

First Line: To a village that skirted the sea

Themes:  SmugglingTax-collectors

2806 c.17(374)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(236).


Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod3498

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Printed for Wm. Armstrong, Banastre st. Liverpool

Notes:  Another edition forms part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 28(84).


Ballad - Roud Number: V5636

Title: The exciseman's blunder

First Line: To a village that skirted the sea

Themes:  Smuggling

Harding B 25(591)

Notes:  Slip.


Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod11368

Imprint Names:  Laurie, R.H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Artists:  Cruikshank

Date  [1808]

Imprint: Published By R.H. Laurie, No. 53, Fleet Street, London

Notes:  Reference: The Cruikshankian Momus (1892)

Series Identifier: 488


Ballad - Roud Number: V5636

Title: The exciseman

First Line: To a village that skirted the sea

Performers:  Bannister, John, 1760-1836

Themes:  Smuggling

Harding B 10(69)

Click image to view larger


Johnson Ballads fol. 71

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod11467

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 705


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5636

Title: The exciseman

First Line: To a village that skirted the sea

Themes:  Smuggling

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1152

Title: Perfect cure

First Line: Young Love he plays some funny tricks

Performers:  Simonds, Master

Performance Locations:  Bell Hotel

Themes:  Paternity

Harding B 11(1102)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod11468

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 7


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5636

Title: The exciseman outwitted

First Line: To a village that skirted the sea

Themes:  Smuggling

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13842

Title: The bridal ring

First Line: I dreamt last night of our earlier days

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 2553

Title: Isle of beauty

First Line: Shades of evening close not o'er us

Themes:  Emigration

Harding B 11(1103)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod7105

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer & Publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro'. S.E.

Series Identifier: 403


Ballad - Roud Number: V5636

Title: The exciseman

First Line: To a village that skirted the sea

Themes:  TaxationEconomy and trade

Firth b.26(261)

Notes:  Slip


Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod8299

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Evans, Printer, Long-lane, London

Notes:  The subject of the illustration is tentatively identified, on the basis of the portrait by Joshua Reynolds (1784). See Ellis K. Waterhouse, Reynolds (1941), pl. 246 This ballad probably published in 1806.


Ballad - Roud Number: V5636

Title: The exciseman

First Line: To a village that skirted the sea

Themes:  Smuggling

Harding B 17(84b)

Notes:  Slip


Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod14250

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Pitts, No. 6, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V5636

Title: The exciseman

First Line: To a village that skirted the sea

Themes:  TaxationSmuggling

Harding B 12(27)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod9183

Imprint Names:  Huntley, T.

Imprint Locations:  Sunderland

Date  c.1851

Imprint: T. Huntley, Printer, near the Custom House, Sunderland


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13703

Title: Old England's royal bride

First Line: Unfurl the banners to the breeze

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5636

Title: The exciseman outwitted

First Line: To a village that skirted the sea

Firth c.16(178)

Click image to view larger


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


Click image to view larger


14 results found Page 1 of 1

Cookie Policy

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that can be written and read by websites and stored by the browser on your computer, tablet or smartphone. They do a number of things including allowing access to some types of content and functionality to users, and collecting anonymous user information so that site owners can monitor the performance of their sites. They are a kind of "memory" for a website that can help it respond appropriately to users and user behaviour.

Cookies on this website

This website stores cookies to remember the style (colours/fonts) preference and the ones used in Google Analytics. This anonymously tracks individual visitor behaviour on the website so that we can see how the site is being used. We only use this information for monitoring and improving our website and content for the benefit of our users (you).

More information about controlling these cookies can be found at The Bodleian Libraries and Cookies page.

You can opt out of Google Analytics cookies completely (from all websites) by visiting Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on (BETA).

If you wish to have a deeper understanding about the cookies that Google uses check Cookies & Google Analytics page.

×