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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 372

Titles:
British man of war
The British man-of-war
British man-of-war
The British man of war
British man of [war]

First Lines:
It was down in yonder meadows, I carelessly did stray
It's down in yonder meadow I carelessly did stray
It was in yonder meadow I carelessly did stray
Twas down in yonders [sic] meadow I carelessly did stray
It was in yon meadows I carelessly did stray
It is down in yonder meadow I carelessly did stray
It was down in yonder meadow I carelessly did stray
It was down in yonder meadows I carelessly did stray

Subjects:
China

Themes:
Sailors
Opium War, 1840-1842
Naval battles
Naval

Edition - Bod5195

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer and Publisher, 123, Union Street, Boro' S.E.

Notes:  Firth c.12(134) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 372

Title: British man of [war]

First Line: It was down in yonder meadows, I carelessly did stray

Subjects:  China

Themes:  SailorsOpium War, 1840-1842

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2661

Title: The Irish emigrant

First Line: I'm setting on the stile, Mary

Authors:  Dufferin and Clandeboye, Helen Selina Sheridan, Baroness, 1807-1867

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

Harding B 11(465)

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Edition - Bod5329

Imprint Names:  Russell, S.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1840 and 1851

Imprint: Samuel Russell, Printer, 24, Old Meeting-st., Nephew to the late Joseph Russell, Moor-st.

Notes:  For another version of the second illustration, see Croxall's Aesop (1722).


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 372

Title: British man of war

First Line: It's down in yonder meadow I carelessly did stray

Subjects:  China

Themes:  SailorsOpium War, 1840-1842

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1281

Title: Brave old oak

First Line: A song to the oak to the brave old oak

Authors:  Chorley, Henry Fothergill, 1808-1872

Themes:  English history

Harding B 11(464)

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Edition - Bod13714

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 372

Title: British man-of-war

First Line: It was down in yonder meadows I carelessly did stray

Subjects:  China

Themes:  SailorsOpium War, 1840-1842

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2815

Title: The flaunting flag of liberty

First Line: The flaunting flag of liberty

Themes:  Flags - Great Britain

Harding B 11(466)

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Edition - Bod13715

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 372

Title: British man of war

First Line: It was down in yonder meadows I carelessly did stray

Subjects:  China

Themes:  SailorsOpium War, 1840-1842

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2815

Title: Flaunting flag of liberty

First Line: The flaunting flag of liberty

Themes:  Flags - Great Britain

Harding B 11(467)

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Edition - Bod8662

Imprint Names:  Ordoyno, W.

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Imprint: Ordoyno, Printer, Nottingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 372

Title: The British man of war

First Line: It was down in yonder meadow I carelessly did stray

Subjects:  China

Themes:  Naval battlesOpium War, 1840-1842

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13843

Title: The demon of the sea

First Line: Unfurl the sails we've easy gales

Themes:  Piracy

Firth c.13(250)

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Edition - Bod19478

Imprint Names:  Storer, J.

Imprint Locations:  Derby

Imprint: J. Storer, Printer, Derby


Ballad - Roud Number: V26237

Title: A Chinese puzzle

First Line: In China, that reigion [sic] of wisdom celestial

Subjects:  China

Themes:  TaxationPrices

Johnson Ballads 1543

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3354

Titles:
Jack's claim to Poll. A new song

First Lines:
Wou'd'st know my lad why ev'ry tar
Wou'd'st know, my lad why ev'ry tar

Subjects:
Morocco
China

Themes:
Sailors
Tea
Economy and trade

Edition - Bod13793

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V3354

Title: Jack's claim to Poll. A new song

First Line: Wou'd'st know, my lad why ev'ry tar

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

References:

ESTC: T196241

Subjects:  ChinaMorocco

Themes:  SailorsTeaEconomy and trade

Harding B 22(125)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20038

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V3354

Title: Jack's claim to Poll. A new song

First Line: Wou'd'st know my lad why ev'ry tar

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Subjects:  ChinaMorocco

Themes:  SailorsTeaEconomy and trade

Johnson Ballads 2588

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod7047

Imprint Names:  Rankin, R.

Imprint Locations:  Gateshead

Date  185-

Imprint: Published and Sold by Robert Rankin, 38, Bottle-bank, Gateshead

Series Identifier: 82


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 372

Title: British man-of-war

First Line: It was in yonder meadow I carelessly did stray

Subjects:  China

Themes:  NavalOpium War, 1840-1842

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1575

Title: The Isle of France

First Line: The sun was fair the clouds advanced

Notes:  See Firth b.25(266) for the correct first line

Subjects:  IrelandMauritius

Themes:  Transported convict

Firth b.26(180)

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Harding B 11(463)

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Edition - Bod21950

Imprint Names:  Cadman, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1855

Imprint: Cadman, Printer, 152, Great Ancoats, Manchester

Series Identifier: 425


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7386

Title: Jammy's lamentation

First Line: Ye gentle muses who are nine in number

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 913

Title: Jolly roving tar

First Line: It was in the town of Liverpool all in the month of May

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)China

Themes:  Women sailors

2806 c.16(242)

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Harding B 11(1853)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 913

Titles:
The jolly roving tar
Jolly roving tar

First Lines:
It was in the town of Liverpool, all in the month of May
It was in London city and near to the highway
It was in London city & near to the highway
It was in London city, and near to the highway
It was in the town of Liverpool all in the month of May

Subjects:
China
Liverpool (England)
London (England)

Themes:
Sailors
Opium War, 1840-1842
Women sailors

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