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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9114

Titles:
The returned convict; or the horrors of transportation

First Lines:
Good people all of high degree, pray give attention unto me

Subjects:
Australia

Themes:
Transported convict

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6057

Titles:
The Glasgow youth leaving his parents. A new song

First Lines:
Farewell to auld Scotland, wherein I was born

Subjects:
Australia

Themes:
Transported convict

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7226

Titles:
Eliza and her black man

First Lines:
Good people all come list to me

Subjects:
Australia

Themes:
Transported convict
Africans
Beggars
Courtship - difference of ethnicity

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 611

Titles:
The adventures of Jack O'Donohoe
Adventures of brave Jack O'Donough
Advent[ures of brave] Jack O'Do[nough]

First Lines:
Come all you valiant highwaymen and outlaws of distain [sic]
Come all you valiant highwaymen and outlaws [of disdain]
Attend each valiant highwayman and outlaws of distain

Subjects:
Australia

Themes:
Highwaymen

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9246

Titles:
The unfortunate voyage of the Guardian man of war

First Lines:
Ye sailors of old England

Subjects:
Australia

Themes:
Transported convict
Shipwreck

Edition - Bod6500

Imprint Names:  Disley

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Disley, Printer, 16 Arthur Street, Oxford Street


Ballad - Roud Number: V7226

Title: Eliza and her black man

First Line: Good people all come list to me

Subjects:  Australia

Themes:  Transported convictAfricansCourtship - difference of ethnicity

Firth b.25(133)

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Firth c.20(163)

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Edition - Bod2671

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121 & 122, Church Street. Office: North Road, Preston

Notes:  With a prose account.

Series Identifier: 658


Ballad - Roud Number: V30721

Title: Melancholy loss of the ship \"Tagus\" on her passage from London to Sidney, in New South Wales

First Line: From the Port of London the Tagus did depart

Subjects:  Australia

Themes:  ShipwreckEmigration

Harding B 12(208)

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Edition - Bod11435

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E.M. Hodges, Printer &c. 31, Dudley Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V7226

Title: Eliza and her black man

First Line: Good people all come list to me

Subjects:  Australia

Themes:  Transported convictBeggarsAfricansCourtship - difference of ethnicity

Harding B 11(1058)

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Edition - Bod13820

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, (from Pitts') Printer Wholesale toy & Marble Warehouse, [31, Dudley] Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad

Title: Cheer love cheer?

First Line: Cheer love cheer, no more will we be parted

Subjects:  Australia

Themes:  ChristmasEmigration

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V618

Title: Sally and Harry

First Line: Sally, Sally, shilly shally

Themes:  Jealousy

Harding B 11(589)

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Edition - Bod13856

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, Church St., Preston

Series Identifier: 469


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9108

Title: The convict maid

First Line: Ye London maids attend to me

Subjects:  Australia

Themes:  Transported convict

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V396

Title: Stand to your guns

First Line: Stand to your guns, my hearts of oak

Themes:  Naval

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3756

Title: Answer to The woodpecker

First Line: By the light of yon moon which resplendently shone

Harding B 11(687)

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Edition - Bod8129

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [c.1870]

Ballad

Title: The wreck of the Northfleet

First Line: Out in the ocean, not far from our coast

Tune: Driven from home

Authors:  Clark, William

Performers:  Delemont, Annie

Performance Locations:  Bedford Music Hall

Subjects:  Australia

Themes:  ShipwreckEmigrationSteamships

Firth c.12(112)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8499

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.


Ballad - Roud Number: 301

Title: Loss of the Amphitrite

First Line: Come all you gallant Englishmen who ramble at your ease

Subjects:  Australia

Themes:  Shipwreck

Firth c.12(78)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14034

Imprint Names:  McCall, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1857 and 1877

Imprint: M'Call, Printer, Cartwright-place, Byrom Street, Liverpool

Series Identifier: 503


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13855

Title: Answer to the Irish emigrant

First Line: I'm coming back to thee, Mary

Subjects:  Australia

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V17197

Title: Long long ago

First Line: Tell me the tales that to me was so dear

Harding B 11(88)

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Edition - Bod14356

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1874]

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Machine Printer & Publisher, 177, Union- street, Borough, S.E.


Ballad

Title: Fearful shipwreck, and loss of eighty lives! near Australia

First Line: Who have friends or relations at sea

Tune: Driven from home

Subjects:  Australia

Themes:  Shipwreck1874

Harding B 13(237)

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Edition - Bod9616

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 7


Ballad - Roud Number: 611

Title: Advent[ures of brave] Jack O'Do[nough]

First Line: Come all you valiant highwaymen and outlaws [of disdain]

Subjects:  Australia

Themes:  Highwaymen

Firth c.17(28)

Notes:  Top right corner torn Slip


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Edition - Bod9664

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Printed and Sold by [...] street, Oldham road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 73


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9114

Title: The returned convict; or the horrors of transportation

First Line: Good people all of high degree, pray give attention unto me

Subjects:  Australia

Themes:  Transported convict

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 265

Title: Fair Phoebe & her dark-ey'd sailor

First Line: It's of a comely young lady fair

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Firth c.17(53)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Edition - Bod16554

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V9246

Title: The unfortunate voyage of the Guardian man of war

First Line: Ye sailors of old England

Subjects:  Australia

Themes:  Transported convictShipwreck

Harding B 22(315)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17669

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Imprint: ... Newcastle


Ballad - Roud Number: V6057

Title: The Glasgow youth leaving his parents. A new song

First Line: Farewell to auld Scotland, wherein I was born

Subjects:  Australia

Themes:  Transported convict

Harding B 25(738)

Notes:  Imprint cropped Slip


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Edition - Bod21813

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 880


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2660

Title: I traced her little footmarks in the snow

First Line: Some lovers like the summer time, when they can stroll about

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 611

Title: Adventures of brave Jack O'Donough

First Line: Come all you valiant highwaymen and outlaws of distain [sic]

Subjects:  Australia

Themes:  Highwaymen

2806 c.16(108)

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Harding B 11(1660)

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Edition - Bod21900

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer and Publisher, 177 Union Street, Borough. S.E.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1872

Title: The maids of Australia

First Line: One morn as I stood on the Arbourer's banks

Subjects:  Australia

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20268

Title: Riding in a railway train

First Line: Now once I went by train, but I never will again

Themes:  Railways

2806 c.16(195)

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Harding B 11(2299)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3380

Titles:
Cheer girls, cheer for our merry wedding day

First Lines:
Ceee [sic], love, cheer, no more will we be pa[rted]

Subjects:
Australia
England

Themes:
Sailors
Marriage

Edition - Bod8522

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V34796

Title: Loss of the Royal Charter

First Line: Come all you tender christians

Subjects:  WalesAustralia

Themes:  ShipwreckSteamships

Firth c.12(95)

Notes:  Slip


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9108

Titles:
[The convict maid]
The convict maid

First Lines:
Ye Glasgow maids attend to me
Ye London maids attend to me

Subjects:
Glasgow (Scotland)
Australia

Themes:
Transported convict

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1284

Titles:
The female transport
Female transport

First Lines:
Come all young girls both far & near & listen unto me
Come all young girls both far and near and listen unto me
Come all young girls both far and near, and listen unto me
Come all young girls, both far and near, and listen unto me

Subjects:
Van Dieman's Land (Australia)

Themes:
Transported convict
Highwaymen - female
Transported convict - female

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8633

Titles:
The gutta percha mania; or, the Snobs done brown

First Lines:
There is new inventions every day

Subjects:
Botany Bay (Australia)
India

Themes:
Shoemakers
Gutta-percha

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