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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9503

Titles:
The sailor's return

First Lines:
Come all ye pretty English girls, I bid you adieu
Come all you pretty English girls, I bid you all adieu

Subjects:
Egypt

Themes:
Sailors

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 886

Titles:
The wonderful crocodile!
The wonderful crocodile
Wonderful crocodile

First Lines:
Now list ye landsmen all to me
Now list you landsmen all to me

Subjects:
Egypt

Themes:
Crocodiles
Animals
Shipwreck

Edition - Bod8439

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 46


Ballad - Roud Number: 886

Title: The wonderful crocodile

First Line: Now list ye landsmen all to me

Subjects:  Egypt

Themes:  Crocodiles

Firth c.12(412)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8672

Imprint Names:  Taylor, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Printed by W. Taylor, 14, Waterloo-road, near the Coburg


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3340

Title: Fly away, pretty moth

First Line: Fly away, pretty moth, to the shade

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1641

Title: I met her at the Beaulah spa

First Line: I met her at the Beaulah spa

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 886

Title: The wonderful crocodile!

First Line: Now list you landsmen all to me

Subjects:  Egypt

Edition - Bod8708

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 370

Title: A new song, called The dawning of the day

First Line: As I walked forth one morning clear

Themes:  Seduction

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9503

Title: The sailor's return

First Line: Come all you pretty English girls, I bid you all adieu

Subjects:  Egypt

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.13(301)

Notes:  Torn left edge


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Edition - Bod11862

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden-street, Oldham-road, Manchester; sold by J. Beaumont, 176, York-street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 227


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 950

Title: Banks of the Nile

First Line: Hark! I hear the drums beating -- no longer can I stay

Subjects:  IrelandEgypt

Themes:  SoldiersWomen soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1663

Title: The pensioner's complaint against his wife

First Line: You neighbours all listen a story I'll tell

Themes:  Marriage

Harding B 11(158)

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Johnson Ballads 1863

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Edition - Bod12955

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union- st., Boro'. S.E.

Notes:  Harding B 11(1509) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 281


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2141

Title: John Barleycorn

First Line: John Barleycorn is a hero bold

Themes:  Beer

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13894

Title: I've journy'd [sic] over many lands

First Line: I've journeyed over many lands

Subjects:  IndiaEgypt

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3337

Title: The heart bowed down

First Line: The heart bowed down by weight of woe

Authors:  Bunn, A. (Alfred), 1796-1860

Firth b.26(301)

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Harding B 11(1510)

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Edition - Bod7126

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.

Series Identifier: 191


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 24245

Title: The cottage maid

First Line: One morning in my rambles, as I walked by the sea shore

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856Lovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1555

Title: Dear Irish boy

First Line: My Connor, his cheeks they are as ruddy as morning

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 950

Title: Banks of the Nile

First Line: Hark! I hear the drums a beating, no longer can I stay

Subjects:  IrelandEgypt

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

Firth b.26(269)

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Firth c.13(189)

Notes:  Firth c.13(189); Imperfect: lacking the third ballad.


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Harding B 11(157)

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Edition - Bod7168

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer & Publisher, 177 Union Street, Boro' S.E.

Notes:  A resetting of Firth b.26(301)

Series Identifier: 281


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2141

Title: John Barleycorn!

First Line: John Barleycorn is a hero bold

Themes:  Beer

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3337

Title: The heart bowed down

First Line: The heart bow'd down by weight of woe

Authors:  Bunn, A. (Alfred), 1796-1860

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13894

Title: I've journey'd over many lands

First Line: I've journey'd over many lands

Subjects:  IndiaEgypt

Firth b.26(302)

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Edition - Bod8611

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

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

Notes:  Harding B 20(58) is another edition. Harding B 20(58) is another edition. Harding B 20(58) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 95


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1259

Title: The gipsey king

First Line: 'Tis I'm the gypsey king!

Themes:  Gipsies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13894

Title: I've journey'd over many lands

First Line: I've journey'd over many lands

Subjects:  IndiaEgypt

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V200

Title: Behold how brightly

First Line: Behold how brightly breaks the morning

Harding B 11(1319)

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Edition - Bod8734

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great st. andrewstreet 7 dials

Notes:  Slip. Harding B 17(269b) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V9503

Title: The sailor's farewell

First Line: Come all you pretty English girls

Subjects:  Alexandria (Egypt)

Firth c.13(51)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 25(1701)

Notes:  Slip.


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 950

Titles:
The banks of the Nile
A much admir'd love song called the Banks of the Nile
Banks of the Nile
A new song called The banks of \"the Nile\"

First Lines:
Hark the drum is beating no longer can I stay
Hark! hark! the drums do beat my love, and I must haste away
Hark! I hear the drums beating, no longer I'll stay
Hark! I hear the drums beating - no longer can I stay
Hark! hear the drums beating, no longer I can stay
Hark the drums are beating love no longer can I atay [sic]
Hark! I hear the drums a beating, no longer can I stay
Hark! I hear the drums beating -- no longer can I stay
Hark, hark, the drums do beat my love, and I must haste away
Hark, I hear the drums beating -- no longer can I stay

Subjects:
Egypt
Africa
Ireland

Themes:
1798
Naval
Soldiers, Irish
Africans
Women soldiers
Nile, Battle of the, 1798
Soldiers

Edition - Bod739

Imprint Names:  Clarke, J.Thackeray, W.Passinger, T.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1684 and 1686

Imprint: Printed for J.C. W.T. and T. Passinger


Ballad - Roud Number: V7969

Title: A most excellent ballad of St. George for England, and the kings daughter of Egypt, whom he delivere [sic] from death

First Line: Of Hectors deeds did Homer sing

Tune: Flying fame

References:

ESTC: R214246

Subjects:  EgyptGeorge, saint

Wood 402(22, 23)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7969

Titles:
A most excellent ballad of S. George for England and the kings daughter of AEgypt, whom he delivered from death
An excellent ballad of St. George for England, and the king of Egypt's daughter
A most excellent ballad of St. George for England, and the kings daughter of Egypt, whom he delivere [sic] from death

First Lines:
Of Hectors deeds did Homer sing

Subjects:
Egypt
George, saint
George, Saint

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1552

Titles:
Nelson's monument
Nelson's monument!

First Lines:
Britons long expected great news from our fleet
Britain's long expected great news from our fleet
Britons long expected great news from the fleet

Subjects:
Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805
Egypt

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7938

Titles:
Death of General Abercrombie
Death of Abercrombie

First Lines:
Twas on the spot in ancient lore oft nam'd
Come all you gallant generals Britannia now may boast
'Twas on that spot, in ancient lore oft nam'd
'Twas on that spot in ancient lore oft nam'd
'Twas on the spot, in ancient lore oft nam'd

Subjects:
Egypt
Abercromby, Ralph, sir, 1734-1801

Edition - Bod13730

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1689

Title: Conversation betwixt the old and the new London bridge

First Line: The chimnies tall had left off smoking

Themes:  London bridge

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1552

Title: Nelson's monument

First Line: Britain's long expected great news from our fleet

Subjects:  EgyptNelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Harding B 11(686)

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Edition - Bod22728

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by Jennings, Water-lane, Fleet-street, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V7938

Title: Death of General Abercrombie

First Line: 'Twas on that spot in ancient lore oft nam'd

Subjects:  EgyptAbercromby, Ralph, sir, 1734-1801

2806 c.18(79)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth c.14(19)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth c.16(5)

Notes:  Slip


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9423

Titles:
The tee-total society
Shoulder to shoulder. Or, Be proud that you're fighting for England

First Lines:
The storm long brewing's come at last
Now attend to my song

Subjects:
Egypt
Seymour, Frederick Beauchamp Paget, Lord Alcester, 1821-1895

Themes:
Temperance

Edition - Bod9153

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 1204


Ballad - Roud Number: V9423

Title: Shoulder to shoulder. Or, Be proud that you're fighting for England

First Line: The storm long brewing's come at last

Subjects:  EgyptSeymour, Frederick Beauchamp Paget, Lord Alcester, 1821-1895

Firth c.16(145)

Notes:  Slip


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