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Edition - Bod9661

Imprint Names:  Sleath, I.

Imprint Locations:  Stony Stratford

Imprint: Travellers and Shop-keepers supplied on very reasonable Terms, by I. Sleath, Printer, &c. &c. Stony Stratford

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2668

Title: Poor dog Tray

First Line: On the green banks of Shannon, when Shelah was nigh

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  Dogs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20617

Title: The Brsitol [sic] 'prentice boy

First Line: Attend each wild and rakish blade

Subjects:  Bristol (England)

Themes:  Transported convict

Firth c.17(50)

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Edition - Bod15076

Imprint Names:  Rose and Harris

Imprint Locations:  Bristol

Date  1900

Imprint: Rose and Harris, Printers, Broadmead, Bristol

Ballad - Roud Number: V30598

Title: The lamplighters address, for Christmas 1900

First Line: Christmas! thou time of gay and gladsome cheer

Subjects:  Bristol (England)

Firth b.28(44)

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Edition - Bod17529

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printer No 6 Great St Andrew Street 7 Dials, London

Ballad - Roud Number: V1709

Title: The dandy hunt

First Line: It was near to Bristol market one night before it was dark

Subjects:  Bristol (England)

Themes:  Dandies

Harding B 25(467)

Notes:  Slip

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Edition - Bod18362

Imprint Names:  Wrighton, D.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1812 and 1830

Imprint: Printed, by D. Wrighton, No. 86, Snow Hill, Birmingham

Ballad - Roud Number: V9000

Title: The Bristol garland

First Line: A merchant's son of worthy fame

Subjects:  Bristol (England)

Themes:  MerchantsSocial statusCruel parentsTreasure

Harding B 3(111)

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Johnson Ballads 1492

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Edition - Bod18899

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V32947

Title: A new song

First Line: Ye gentlemen burgesses listen a while


ESTC: T192625

Subjects:  Bristol (England)

Harding B 5(100)

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Edition - Bod20269

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  1849

Ballad - Roud Number: V4523

Title: Street music. A scene in Bristol

First Line: I saw a squalid street

Authors:  T., P.J.

Subjects:  Bristol (England)

Themes:  Poverty

Johnson Ballads 2886

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Edition - Bod23558

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1671 and 1704

Imprint: Printed for J. Deacon, at the Angel in Guiltspur-street

Notes:  The city in the third illustration is identified as: Bristol

Ballad - Roud Number: V9396

Title: The brave boys of Bristol

First Line: Brave Bristol boys, where e're you be

Tune: Hey boys up go we


ESTC: R230879

Subjects:  Bristol (England)

Douce Ballads 1(19a)

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Edition - Bod23936

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby

Ballad - Roud Number: V11260

Title: The West country nymph or the Loyal maid of Bristol

First Line: Come all you maidens fair

Tune: Young Jammy


ESTC: R228647

Subjects:  Bristol (England)

Themes:  Sailors

Douce Ballads 2(248)

Notes:  Cropped bottom edge

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Edition - Bod23988

Imprint Names:  Beauchamp, M.Swan, S.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1680 and 1720

Imprint: London: Printed for M. Beauchamp, and S. Swan, at the sign ofthe Maidenhead, in New-sommerset-street, near White-Chaple- bars

Ballad - Roud Number: V32829

Title: The virtuous wife's pattern, or a new way to cure wanton husbands

First Line: You merry wives of London, whose husbands go astray


ESTC: R235024

Subjects:  Bristol (England)

Themes:  AdulteryMerchantsPhysiciansProstitutionDeception

Douce Ballads 3(101a)

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Harding B 39(39)

Notes:  Harding B 39(39) is a photograph of Douce Ballads 3(101a).

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Edition - Bod23989

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V9392

Title: The virtuous wife of Bristol

First Line: Come, ail [sic] ye husbands lewd and wild


ESTC: N70879

Subjects:  Bristol (England)

Themes:  MerchantsAdulteryProstitution

Douce Ballads 3(101b)

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Harding B 39(40)

Notes:  Harding B 39(40) is a photograph of Douce Ballads 3(101b).

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Edition - Bod24069

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V29410

Title: The Bristol bridegroom; or The ship carpenter's love to the merchant's daughter

First Line: You loyal lovers far and near


ESTC: T29666

Subjects:  Bristol (England)

Themes:  MerchantsCourtship - difference in social statusWomen sailors

Douce Ballads 3(6a)

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