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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3584

Titles:
Fun of the fair
The fun of the fair

First Lines:
Whitsun Monday was the day

Subjects:
Greenwich (England)

Themes:
Fairs

Edition - Bod737

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V32728

Title: Holiday gambols

First Line: Resolved on sun, and on frolic, I rose

Notes:  Verse and prose

References:

ESTC: T196186

Subjects:  Greenwich (England)

Themes:  Excursions

Harding B 22(112)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11602

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3584

Title: The fun of the fair

First Line: Whitsun Monday was the day

Notes:  The same setting of type appears in Firth c.19(145)

Subjects:  Greenwich (England)

Themes:  Fairs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1200

Title: Lumkin and Fan

First Line: Thou knowest, my dear Lumkin, my own darling son

Themes:  Countryman in London

Harding B 11(1271)

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Edition - Bod13921

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, & 3, Monmouth-courtr [sic], 7 Dials

Notes:  Compare the illustration to Firth c.21(56)


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V27305

Title: The costermonger's courtship. A parody on How, when, & where

First Line: Oh, tell me ven and tell me vere

Subjects:  Greenwich (England)

Themes:  Taverns

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V750

Title: Mary, the pride of the shamrock shore

First Line: Down by a lovely river

Themes:  IrelandDuelling

Harding B 11(699)

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Edition - Bod7898

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Pubd. by J. Pitts 14 Gt St Andrews st 7 Dials

Notes:  An engraving


Ballad

Title: Greenwich park

First Line: When merry bells, the merry time

Subjects:  Greenwich (England)

Themes:  Amusements

Firth b.33(68)

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Edition - Bod8295

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 518

Title: Rambling sailor

First Line: I am a sailor stout and bold, long time I've crossed the ocean

Subjects:  Greenwich (England)Woolwich (England)

Themes:  Naval

Firth c.12(275)

Notes:  Slip


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 518

Titles:
The rambing [sic] sailor
The rambling sailor
The rambling miner
Rambling soldier
Rambling sailor
The rambling soldier

First Lines:
I am a soldier blithe and gay
I am a sailor stout and bold, long time I have crossed the ocean
I am a miner stout and bold
I am a sailor stout & bold long time I have ploughed the ocean
I am a soldier blythe and gay
I am a sailor stout and bold, long time I've plough'd the ocean
I am a sailor stout and bold, long time I have ploughed the ocean
I am a sailor stout & bold, long time I have ploughed the ocean
I am a sailor stout and bold
I am a sailor stout and bold, long time I've crossed the ocean

Subjects:
Plymouth (England)
Dover (England)
Woolwich (England)
Liverpool (England)
Greenwich (England)

Themes:
Sexual boasts
Sailors
Prostitution
Coalmines and mining
Soldiers
Naval

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