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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 12858

Titles:
William of the ferry

First Lines:
Near Clyde's gay stream there dwelt a maid
Near Clyde's gay stream there dwel[t] a maid
Near Clyde's gay stream there a [sic] dwelt a maid
Near Clyde's gay stream there dwe[lt a] maid
Near Clyde's gay streams there dwells a maid

Subjects:
Clyde River (Scotland)

Themes:
Shipwreck
Press-gangs

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 3868

Titles:
Dr. Stafford, and the weavers' daughter
Young doctor Stafford and the weaver's daughter
Dr Stafford, and the weavers' daughter
Doctor Stafford, and the weaver's daughter
Doctor Stafford

First Lines:
One evening as I walked, by the rocks of Mile
One ev'ning as I walked down by the rock of Mache
One evening as walk'd by the rocks of Mile
One evening as I walked down by the rocks of Myle
One day was I was walking down by the banks of Clyde

Subjects:
Clyde River (Scotland)

Themes:
Weavers
Physicians
Insanity
Doctors
Ghosts
Unrequited love

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3111

Titles:
The willow tree
Banks of Clyde
Under the willow tree
Willow tree

First Lines:
While some praise the pastoral margin of Tweed
Don't you remember vows go [sic] tendeer [sic]
Don't you remember the vows to tender
Don't you remember the vows so tender

Subjects:
Clyde River (Scotland)

Edition - Bod4044

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton, Printer, 1 Lr, Exchange, St, Dublin

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 2146b is another issue.


Ballad

Title: A new song call'd William and Jane on the banks of Clyde

First Line: One fine summers morning as I went a walking

Subjects:  Clyde River (Scotland)

Themes:  Lovers reunited

2806 b.9(24)

Notes:  Slip.


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2806 b.9(119)

Notes:  Slip.


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2806 c.7(81)

Notes:  Slip.


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2806 c.7(82)

Notes:  Slip.


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2806 c.9(59)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 26(679)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 2156b

Notes:  Slip.

Johnson Ballads 2196c

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 2225b

Notes:  Slip.

Johnson Ballads 3090

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod3704

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton, Printer, 1, Lr, Exchange, St, Dublin

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 2156b is another issue.


Ballad

Title: A new song call'd William and Jane on the banks of Clyde

First Line: One fine summers morning as I went a walking

Subjects:  Clyde River (Scotland)

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Johnson Ballads 2146b

Notes:  Slip.

Johnson Ballads 2202a

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 3239

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod7810

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2647

Title: Nature's gay day

First Line: It was nature's gay day

Themes:  May day

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1146

Title: Young Edward the gallant hussar

First Line: A damsel possessed of great beauty

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V9065

Title: The wreath

First Line: For me my fair a wreath has wove

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V3111

Title: Banks of Clyde

First Line: While some praise the pastoral margin of Tweed

Subjects:  Clyde River (Scotland)

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 2675

Title: The robin's petition

First Line: When the leaves had forsaken the trees

Themes:  Robin, the

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V19509

Title: Tipitywichet

First Line: This very morning handy

Themes:  Drinking

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V3339

Title: Canst thou love, yet coldly fly me

First Line: Canst thou love, yet coldly fly me?

Performers:  Wilson, Mr.

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V3939

Title: Barney Brallaghan's wedding

First Line: Dear Judy at last has gi'en the kind yes

Themes:  Marriage

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V9075

Title: The dew is on the grass

First Line: Softly, softly will I pass

Performers:  Waylett, Harriet, 1798-1851

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V3541

Title: Light cigar

First Line: Now the day is over

Tune: Law

Themes:  Smoking

11th Ballad - Roud Number: 2062

Title: The bride's farewell

First Line: Farewell, mother! tears are streaming

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V1821

Title: Where is the rover

First Line: Where, where is the rover?

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V15969

Title: I'll not throw away the flower

First Line: I'll not throw away the flower

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V2898

Title: The rose of Cashmere

First Line: By the flower of the valley

15th Ballad - Roud Number: 12880

Title: The congreve man

First Line: I am going to tell you a curious tale

Tune: The cork leg

16th Ballad - Roud Number: V29582

Title: She lived for love alone

First Line: She liv'd for love alone

17th Ballad - Roud Number: V155

Title: The mountain's brow

First Line: Away, away to the mountain's brow

18th Ballad - Roud Number: 1234

Title: Landlord fill a flowing bowl

First Line: Come landlord fill a flowing bowl

Themes:  Drinking

19th Ballad - Roud Number: V16583

Title: Deploring damsel

First Line: 'Twas when the seas were roaring

Themes:  Sailors

20th Ballad - Roud Number: V7197

Title: Swiss boy

First Line: Come arouse thee, arouse thee, my brave Swiss boy

21st Ballad - Roud Number: V5375

Title: Kate Anderson, my Kate. (An answer to John Anderson my Joe)

First Line: Kate Anderson, my ain Kate

22nd Ballad - Roud Number: V11234

Title: Give Isaac the nymph

First Line: Give Isaac the nymph who no beauty can boast

23rd Ballad - Roud Number: V434

Title: Light bark

First Line: Off! said the stranger, off! off! & away

24th Ballad - Roud Number: 17553

Title: Merry row the bonnie bark

First Line: O, merry row, O, merry row

25th Ballad - Roud Number: V21048

Title: This rose I pluck'd at morn

First Line: This rose I pluck'd at morn

26th Ballad - Roud Number: V15537

Title: My Henry is gone

First Line: O green are the groves where with Henry I strayed

27th Ballad - Roud Number: V931

Title: Oft in the stilly night

First Line: Oft in the stilly night

Firth b.28(34)

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



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Edition - Bod17527

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 3868

Title: Doctor Stafford

First Line: One day was I was walking down by the banks of Clyde

Subjects:  Clyde River (Scotland)

Themes:  Unrequited lovePhysiciansInsanity

Harding B 25(529)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21577

Imprint Names:  McIntosh, R.

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  between 1860 and 1874

Imprint: Robert M'Intosh, Printer, 203 Gallowgate, Glasgow


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V28372

Title: A lament for the four persons, drowned by the overflowing of the river Clyde

First Line: Good people give ear to this sad mournful story

Subjects:  Clyde River (Scotland)

Themes:  Drowning

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 561

Title: The silvery tide

First Line: 'Tis of a fair young creature, who dwelt by the sea-side

Themes:  SailorsCourtship - difference in social status

2806 c.14(51)

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Edition - Bod22522

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V29802

Title: The bonnie green banks o' the Clyde

First Line: Let other poets sing of the beauties that shine

Subjects:  Clyde River (Scotland)

2806 c.11(250)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5245

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(74) is another edition. Harding B 11(74) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 134


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8263

Title: Answer to Dublin bay!

First Line: The waves were rough with the tempest blast

Subjects:  Dublin (Ireland)

Themes:  Shipwreck

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 12858

Title: William of the ferry

First Line: Near Clyde's gay stream there dwelt a maid

Subjects:  Clyde River (Scotland)

Themes:  Press-gangs

Firth c.12(370)

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