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Edition - Bod10033

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12620

Title: Peeping Tom, of Coventry

First Line: Come all you lads and lasses gay

Subjects:  Coventry (England)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V29720

Title: Coventry fair

First Line: You sons of Coventry come listen unto me

Subjects:  Coventry (England)

Themes:  Fairs

Firth c.19(187)

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Johnson Ballads 3281

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12620

Titles:
Peeping Tom, of Coventry

First Lines:
Come all you lads and lasses gay

Subjects:
Coventry (England)

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3822

Titles:
The two unfortunate lovers. Being a true relation of the lamentable end of John True and Susan Massie
Two unfortunate lovers: a relation of the lamentable end of John True and Susan Mease
The two unfortunate lovers, or A true relation of the lamentable end of John True, and Susan Mease
The two unfortunate lovers. A true relation of the lamentable end of John True and Susan Mease
The two unfortunate lovers; or, John True and Susan Mead

First Lines:
Attend you lovers and give ear, unto my mournful song
Attend, you lovers, and give ear
Attend you lovers and give ear
Attend you lovers and give ear, unto my mournfull song
Attend, you lovers, and give an ear

Subjects:
Coventry (England)

Themes:
Love, unfortunate
Shoemakers
Suicide
Ghosts

Edition - Bod11088

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1784]

Ballad

Title: A new copy of verses, intituled and called Lady Godiva's farewell to Coventry

First Line: In days of yore old stories tell, when loyalty bore the swag sir

Tune: Vicar of Bray

References:

ESTC: N71546

Subjects:  Coventry (England)

G.A. Warw. b.1(733)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11089

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1784]

Ballad - Roud Number: V29724

Title: A new song. Intituled and called Peeping Tom's lamentation, for the loss of the lady Godeva [sic]

First Line: In Coventry city as chronicles tell

References:

ESTC: N71547

Subjects:  Coventry (England)

G.A. Warw. b.1(734)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11131

Imprint Names:  Turner, J.

Imprint Locations:  Coventry

Date  1818

Imprint: Turner, Printer


Ballad

Title: The freemen's rally. June 1, 1818

First Line: Men -- by honor always led

Tune: Scots wha hae wi' Wallace bled

Subjects:  Coventry (England)

G.A. Warw. b.2(453)

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Edition - Bod11254

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V3822

Title: The two unfortunate lovers; or, John True and Susan Mead

First Line: Attend, you lovers, and give an ear

Subjects:  Coventry (England)

Themes:  ShoemakersSuicide

Harding B 1(46)

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Edition - Bod13850

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed in Bow Church-Yard, London


Ballad

Title: Coventry made free by Godina [sic], countess of Chester

First Line: Leofricus, that noble earl

Tune: Prince Arthur died at Ludlow

Notes:  With a prose introduction

Subjects:  Coventry (England)

Harding B 39(173)

Notes:  Negative photocopy of Percy I.48. With MS amendments and note: vid. Hearne Scoti Chron. Ref. (i.e. John Fordun, Scotichronicon, ed. Thomas Hearne, 1722)


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Edition - Bod24230

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Imprint: Newcastle, Printed in this present Year


Ballad - Roud Number: V3822

Title: The two unfortunate lovers. Being a true relation of the lamentable end of John True and Susan Massie

First Line: Attend, you lovers, and give ear

Tune: The bride's burial

References:

ESTC: N68229

Subjects:  Coventry (England)

Themes:  ShoemakersSuicide

Douce Ballads 3(98a)

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