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Edition - Bod4696

Imprint Names:  Jacques, G.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed, and Sold Wholesale and Retail, by G, Jacques, Oldham Road Library, Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1095

Title: Highland Mary

First Line: Ye fertile plains, and streams around

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2658

Title: The gossiping wife

First Line: Of all the wives that plague men's lives

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V703

Title: Gloomy winter

First Line: Gloomy winter's now awa'

Authors:  Tannahill, Robert, 1774-1810

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 13833

Title: Woodman spare that tree

First Line: Woodman, spare that tree

Authors:  Morris, George Pope, 1802-1864

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V396

Title: Stand to your guns

First Line: Stand to your guns my hearts of oak

Themes:  Naval

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V8317

Title: The Lancashire witches

First Line: In vain I attempt to describe

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 878

Title: The echoing horn

First Line: The echoing horn

Themes:  Hunting

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 1046

Title: Abroad for pleasure

First Line: Abroad for pleasure as I was walking

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V19688

Title: Mary Melvin, of the Mersey side

First Line: Give ear with patience to my relation

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V754

Title: Woman, the pride of the land

First Line: Come married and single together pray mingle

Themes:  Marriage

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V200

Title: Behold, how brightly breaks the morning

First Line: Behold how brightly breaks the morning

Themes:  Fishing

Firth b.28(36)

Notes:  Stamped: Bodleian Library, Percy Manning Collection, 1917. Large format



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Edition - Bod1545

Imprint Names:  Such, H.Watts, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer and Publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro' S.E. and Sold by W. Watts, at 83, White Cross-st, St. Luke's

Notes:  Firth b.26(337) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 33


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 906

Title: Thy sweet silver light bonny moon

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8317

Title: Lancashire witches

First Line: In vain I attempt to describe

Harding B 11(3819)

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Edition - Bod5158

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.

Notes:  Harding B 11(3819) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 33


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 906

Title: Thy sweet silver light bonny moon

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8317

Title: Lancashire witches

First Line: In vain I attempt to describe

Firth b.26(337)

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Edition - Bod11950

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

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

Series Identifier: 468


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8317

Title: The Lancashire witches!

First Line: In vain I attempt to describe

Subjects:  Lancashire (England)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V109

Title: Wholesome advice to drunkards

First Line: You drunkards all I pray attend wherever you may be

Themes:  Temperance

Harding B 11(2052)

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Edition - Bod10880

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, Printer, 6, Chadderton Street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 165


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2363

Title: The Drinan Dhun

First Line: Of late I'm captivated by a handsome young man

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13894

Title: Journeyed over many lands

First Line: I have journey'd over many lands

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V8317

Title: Lancashire witches

First Line: In vain I attempt to describe

Firth c.26(80)

Notes:  Imprint of J.O. Bebbington has been defaced


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Edition - Bod17687

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Preston


Ballad - Roud Number: V8317

Title: The Lancashire witches

First Line: In vain I attempt to describe

Harding B 25(1062)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod18500

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin?

Date  between 1850 and 1899

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4936

Title: A new song called The Connaught ranger

First Line: You lovers all, both great and small, to list with good intention

Subjects:  Maguire, John Francis, 1815-1872

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: The Kerry recruit

First Line: About four years ago I was digging the land

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 4457

Title: Gree[nmount sm]iling Anne

First Line: In summer time when flowers fine

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 23101

Title: If I had a thousand a year

First Line: Oh, if I had a thousand a year, Gaffer Green

Themes:  Money

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V8317

Title: Irish witches

First Line: In vain I attempt to describe

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 22630

Title: Englishman Irishman, and Scotchman

First Line: An Englishman, an Irishman

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V3177

Title: Isabella, the barber's daughter

First Line: When you hear my ditty you will pity

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V2034

Title: The exile's [return]

First Line: Sons of the old green [isle]

Themes:  Fenians

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V5015

Title: The wedding above in Glencree

First Line: Since the real good old times of the great king O'Toole

Harding B 40(20)

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Edition - Bod21838

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Pearson, Printer, 6, Chadderton-street, Off Oldham-road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 71


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V497

Title: Ashes of Napoleon

First Line: Attend you gallant Britons bold unto these lines I will unfold

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8317

Title: Lancashire witches

First Line: In vain I attempted to describe

Themes:  Women

2806 c.16(216)

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Harding B 11(115)

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