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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5198

Titles:
Banner & the sword
The banner & the sword
The red cross banner
The red-cross banner

First Lines:
England, if still thy patriot fires
England! if still the patriot fires
England if still the patriot fires
We'll seek some distant clime
England it still the patriot fires

Subjects:
England

Themes:
Patriotism

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 22249

Titles:
Merry maids of England
Maids of merry England
The maids of merry England

First Lines:
Oh, the maids of merry England
Oh, the maids of merry England, so beautiful and fair
The maids of merry England, so beautiful and fair
O the maids of merry England, so beautiful and fair
Oh! the maids of merry England, so beautiful and fair
O! the maids of merry England, so beautiful and fair

Subjects:
England

Themes:
English girls
Girls
Women

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3896

Titles:
Happy land! Comic version
Happy land. Comic version

First Lines:
I sing the pleasures of these glorious days
I sing the pleasure of these glorious days

Subjects:
England

Themes:
Police
Prisons
Taxation
Poor law
Sunday
Poverty
Patriotism
Factories

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3930

Titles:
God speed the good ship; or, The English emigrant!
The English emigrant
English emigrant

First Lines:
God speed the keel of the trusty ship

Subjects:
England

Themes:
Emigration

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1667

Titles:
Heroes of England

First Lines:
Old England is the land we love

Subjects:
England

Themes:
Patriotism
Army

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12130

Titles:
Hail to thee, England!
Hail to thee England

First Lines:
Hail to thee, England, blest isle of the ocean!
Hail to thee, England, blest isle of the ocean

Subjects:
England

Themes:
Patriotism

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1354

Titles:
Sons of John Bull. A characteristic parody

First Lines:
Oh England my country, how blest is thy nation

Subjects:
England

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 13658

Titles:
The men of merry England
The men of merry merrv [sic] England
The merry men of England
The men of merry, merry England!

First Lines:
Oh, the men of merry merry England
Oh! the men of merry, merry England
Oh! the merry men of England
Oh the men of merry merry England
Oh, the men of merry, merry England

Subjects:
England

Themes:
Patriotism

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V11596

Titles:
Old England for ever!

First Lines:
Let Britons attend, and unite in the cause

Subjects:
England

Themes:
Patriotism

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1847

Titles:
Old England shall weather the storm
Old England for ever shall weather, &c
Old England for ever shall weather the storm
Old England for ever

First Lines:
Old England thy stamina never has yeilded [sic]
Old England thy stamina never has yielded
Old England -- thy stamina never has yielded
Old England, thy stamina never has yielded
Old England thy stamina never hath yielded

Subjects:
England

Themes:
Patriotism

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1663

Titles:
Here's a health to merry England
Old friend, here's your good health

First Lines:
Here's a health to merry England!
I like the man who's jolly

Subjects:
England

Themes:
Patriotism

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8179

Titles:
England, Europe's glory
England Europe's glory

First Lines:
There is a land amidst the waves

Subjects:
England

Themes:
Patriotism

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9102

Titles:
A word to the wise; or Old England for ever: being a new song for Christmas 1792
A word to the wise: or Old England for ever: being a new song for Christmas 1792

First Lines:
Come, cheer up, my lads, merry Christmas is near

Subjects:
England

Themes:
Patriotism

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3092

Titles:
The empress of the wave
Empress of the wave
Away dark thoughts

First Lines:
The sea is England's glory
Away dark thoughts, awake my joys

Subjects:
England

Themes:
Christmas carols
Patriotism
Naval

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7852

Titles:
Old England is going down at hill
Old England is going down the hill

First Lines:
We talk of England's greatness
One cold winters evening the stormy winds did blow

Subjects:
England

Themes:
Patriotism
Social status
Wealth

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12183

Titles:
England: the home of the world

First Lines:
Hail to thee, England! blest isle of the ocean

Subjects:
England

Themes:
Patriotism

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 23518

Titles:
The old English gentleman
Old English gentleman
The fine old English gentleman!
The fine old English gentleman

First Lines:
I'll sing you an ancient song
I'll sing you a good old song
I'll sing you a good old song made by a good old pate
I'll sing you a goog [sic] old song
I'll sing you a good old song, made by a good old pate

Subjects:
England

Themes:
English society
Social status
Hospitality

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4640

Titles:
Land of the brave and free
Land of the brave & free

First Lines:
O Albion! my sea-girt isle

Subjects:
England

Themes:
Patriotism

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3198

Titles:
Dicky Numbscull's ramble in town
Poor Dickey Lumskull
The life and adventures of Dicky Lumpskull
Young Dicky Lumskull
Dicky Lumskull

First Lines:
When I was young and in my prime
When I was young and in my primo [sic]
When I was young and in my prime, I had an inclination
When I was young and in my prime I had an inclination

Subjects:
England

Themes:
Trades
Migration
Tradesmen
Countryman in London

Edition - Bod4238

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 7


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2418

Title: As I wandered by the brookside

First Line: As I wandered by the brookside

Notes:  Harding B 15(263a) is another edition of this ballad alone.

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13248

Title: The Englishman

First Line: There's a land that bears a well known name

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

Firth b.27(524)

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Edition - Bod4677

Imprint Names:  Watts, T.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Imprint: Printed and Published [b]y T. Watts, 4, Snowhill, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V632

Title: Death of Robin Adair

First Line: Now he is dead and gone, Robin Adair

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1599

Title: Blue ey'd Ellen

First Line: Farewell my blue ey'd Ellen

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 167

Title: Leicester chambermaid

First Line: It's of a brisk young butcher as I have heard 'em say

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1847

Title: Old England shall weather the storm

First Line: Old England thy stamina never hath yielded

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V200

Title: Brightly breaks the morning

First Line: Behold how brightly breaks the morning

Themes:  Fishing

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 561

Title: Poor Mary in the silvery tide

First Line: It's of a fine young creature who dwelt by the sea-side

Themes:  Murder

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 16967

Title: John Anderson my jo

First Line: John Anderson my jo, John

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Themes:  Marriage

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V1848

Title: Parody on old England shall weather the storm

First Line: Oh brandy, thy virtues they never will yield to

Themes:  Drinking

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 1493

Title: The effects of love

First Line: Young lovers all I pray draw near

Firth b.28(25a)

Notes:  Stamp on reverse: Bodleian Library, 22 April 1918. Large format



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Edition - Bod4693

Imprint Names:  Watts, T.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Imprint: Printed and Published by T. Watts, 14, Snowhill, Birm.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15012

Title: The maniac

First Line: Hark! 'tis the watch-man; he guards my lonely cell

Authors:  Russell, H.

Themes:  Insanity

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13248

Title: The Englishman

First Line: There's a land that bears a world-known name

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5367

Title: [W]hy walk I by the lonely strand

First Line: Why walk I by the lonely strand?

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V16084

Title: Jullien's grand polka

First Line: Oh! Sure the world is all run mad

Themes:  Dancing

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V3083

Title: The hunter's horn

First Line: The hunter's signal horn is sounding

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V321

Title: The Castilian maid

First Line: Oh! remember the time in Lamanchas shade

Authors:  Moore, Thomas

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 17553

Title: Merry row the bonny bark

First Line: O merry row, O merry row

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V7189

Title: Deep in my soul

First Line: Deep in my soul that tender secret dwells

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V14003

Title: My own Blue Belle

First Line: My own Blue Bell!

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V30064

Title: Jack Shepard's celebrated chaunt

First Line: Its going to strange countries don't grieve me

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V1621

Title: Henry's gone to the wars

First Line: Ah! my heart from my bosom did fly

Themes:  Soldiers

12th Ballad - Roud Number: 1060

Title: Rosetta and her plough boy

First Line: You constant lovers give attention

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V9566

Title: Isabel

First Line: [W]ake! dearest wake! and again united

Notes:  Only the first line survives the cropping.

Firth b.28(26a)

Notes:  Imperfect; cropped along bottom edge. Stamp on reverse: Bodleian Library 22 April 1918. Large format.



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Edition - Bod1882

Imprint Names:  McCall, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1857 and 1877

Imprint: W. M'Call, Printer, 4, Cartwright Place, Byrom-st., Liverpool

Notes:  The caption of the second illustration is the motto of the Royal Burgh of Edinburgh: Pro rege, lege, et grege


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5128

Title: Down among the dead men

First Line: Here's a health to the queen and a lasting peace

Authors:  Dyer, J.

Themes:  Drinking

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13248

Title: The Englishman

First Line: There's a land that bears a well known name

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

Harding B 11(953)

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Edition - Bod5014

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 59


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V706

Title: Forget not the soldier

First Line: Forget not the soldier, who'll ne'er forget you

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22249

Title: Merry maids of England

First Line: Oh, the maids of merry England, so beautiful and fair

Subjects:  England

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 12876

Title: The return of the admiral

First Line: How gallantly, how merrily we ride along the sea!

Themes:  NavalSharks

Firth c.14(273)

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Harding B 11(1243)

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Johnson Ballads 1596

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Johnson d.1773(p. 125v)

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Edition - Bod5202

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.Clarke, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1674 and 1679

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, I. Wright, and I. Clarke

Notes:  4o Rawl. 566(103) is another edition


Ballad

Title: A description of old England: or A true declaration of the times

First Line: Was ever the like in any age known

Tune: Is not old England grown new

References:

ESTC: R235685

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

Wood E 25(72)

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