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Edition - Bod4365

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: H. De Marsan, Publisher ... 60 Chatham St. N.Y.

Notes:  Border: Ship. Coloured.

Series Identifier: 3


Ballad - Roud Number: V32163

Title: The great prize fight between Morrissey and Heenan, the Benicia boy, at Long Point, Canada, Oct. 20, 1858

First Line: Ye merry gay sportsmen, wherever you be

Tune: Villikins and his Dinah

Subjects:  Heenan, John C.

Themes:  Prizefighting

Harding B 18(218)

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Edition - Bod20588

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V17420

Title: A new song call'd Coburns challange [sic] to Heenan

First Line: You gallant sons of Paddy's land I hope you will draw ndur [sic]

Subjects:  Heenan, John C.

Themes:  Prizefighting

2806 b.9(11)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 2161a

Notes:  Slip


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1495

Titles:
The great fight between King and Heenan

First Lines:
O, did you hear who won the fight?

Subjects:
Heenan, John C.
King, Tom

Themes:
Prizefighting

Edition - Bod14456

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 887


Ballad - Roud Number: V1495

Title: The great fight between King and Heenan

First Line: O, did you hear who won the fight?

Subjects:  Heenan, John C.King, Tom

Themes:  Prizefighting

Harding B 13(8)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9713

Titles:
A new song on the boxing match between Sayers & Heenan

First Lines:
Come all you gallant heroes, attend unto my song

Subjects:
Sayers, Tom, 1826-1865
Heenan, John C.

Themes:
1860
Prizefighting

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V281

Titles:
The bold Irish Yankey Benicia boy

First Lines:
Attend you sons of Erin

Subjects:
Sayers, Tom, 1826-1865
Heenan, John C.

Themes:
1860
Prizefighting

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 2148

Titles:
Great fight between Sayers & Heenan for the championship

First Lines:
Upon the seventeenth day of April

Subjects:
Sayers, Tom, 1826-1865
Heenan, John C.

Themes:
1860
Prizefighting

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 753

Titles:
Old Bob Ridley O!
Old Bob Ridley
Bob Ridley, oh!

First Lines:
Oh! white folks, I will give you a ditty
I'se come to chuck a challenge out

Subjects:
Sayers, Tom, 1826-1865
Heenan, John C.

Themes:
Blackface minstrelsy

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1615

Titles:
Heenan the pride of America

First Lines:
The long expected night has come ere the eventful day

Subjects:
Sayers, Tom, 1826-1865
Heenan, John C.

Themes:
Prizefighting

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6709

Titles:
Sayers' & Heenan's struggle for the championship and £400
Sayers and Heenan's struggle for the championship and £400

First Lines:
Come all you gallant Britons bold
Come all you gallant Britons bold, wherever you may be

Subjects:
Sayers, Tom, 1826-1865
Heenan, John C.

Themes:
1860
Prizefighting

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1614

Titles:
Heenan the champion of the world

First Lines:
Who was it crossed the raging ocean

Subjects:
Sayers, Tom, 1826-1865
Heenan, John C.

Themes:
Prizefighting

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9716

Titles:
Happy land of Canaan. No. 4. The Sayers and Heenan version.

First Lines:
White folks, I'll sing my song

Subjects:
Sayers, Tom, 1826-1865
Heenan, John C.

Themes:
Blackface minstrelsy
Prizefighting

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9715

Titles:
Gallant fight between Tom Sayers, champion of England, and C. Heenan, for £200 a side and the belt

First Lines:
You milling blades of every grade

Subjects:
Sayers, Tom, 1826-1865
Heenan, John C.

Themes:
1860
Prizefighting

Edition - Bod4371

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  1860

Imprint: H. De Marsan, Publisher ... 38 & 60 Chatham St. N.Y.

Notes:  Border: Clown. Coloured.

Series Identifier: 4


Ballad - Roud Number: V9716

Title: Happy land of Canaan. No. 4. The Sayers and Heenan version.

First Line: White folks, I'll sing my song

Subjects:  Sayers, Tom, 1826-1865Heenan, John C.

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsyPrizefighting

Harding B 18(226)

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Edition - Bod4377

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: H. De Marsan, Publisher ... 60 Chatham str. New-York

Notes:  Border: Harp. Coloured.


Ballad - Roud Number: V1614

Title: Heenan the champion of the world

First Line: Who was it crossed the raging ocean

Subjects:  Sayers, Tom, 1826-1865Heenan, John C.

Themes:  Prizefighting

Harding B 18(234)

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Edition - Bod4378

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: H. De Marsan, Publisher ... 60 Chatham St. N.Y.

Notes:  Border: Ship. Coloured.


Ballad - Roud Number: V1615

Title: Heenan the pride of America

First Line: The long expected night has come ere the eventful day

Authors:  Scott, A.

Subjects:  Sayers, Tom, 1826-1865Heenan, John C.

Themes:  Prizefighting

Harding B 18(235)

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Edition - Bod3880

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: 6, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(359) is another impression, with a different imprint.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 753

Title: Bob Ridley, oh!

First Line: I'se come to chuck a challenge out

Subjects:  Sayers, Tom, 1826-1865Heenan, John C.

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3562

Title: The hole in her stocking

First Line: In London once, as I've heard say

Tune: Tommy Clutterbuck and Polly Higgenbottom, or, Unfortunate miss Bailey

Themes:  Clothing

Harding B 11(358)

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Edition - Bod13838

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1858 and 1861

Imprint: J. Bebbington, Printer, 31, Oldham Road, Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: V281

Title: The bold Irish Yankey Benicia boy

First Line: Attend you sons of Erin

Subjects:  Sayers, Tom, 1826-1865Heenan, John C.

Themes:  Prizefighting1860

Harding B 13(7)

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Edition - Bod13871

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1858 and 1861

Imprint: John Bebbington, Printer by Steam Power, 31, Oldham Road, Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: V6709

Title: Sayers' & Heenan's struggle for the championship and £400

First Line: Come all you gallant Britons bold

Subjects:  Sayers, Tom, 1826-1865Heenan, John C.

Themes:  Prizefighting1860

Harding B 13(12)

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Edition - Bod10101

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1860]

Imprint: Disley, Printer, 57, High Street, St, Giles


Ballad - Roud Number: 2148

Title: Great fight between Sayers & Heenan for the championship

First Line: Upon the seventeenth day of April

Subjects:  Sayers, Tom, 1826-1865Heenan, John C.

Themes:  Prizefighting1860

Firth c.19(4)

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Edition - Bod10123

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Notes:  No imprint. MS ascription


Ballad - Roud Number: V6709

Title: Sayers and Heenan's struggle for the championship and £400

First Line: Come all you gallant Britons bold, wherever you may be

Subjects:  Sayers, Tom, 1826-1865Heenan, John C.

Themes:  Prizefighting1860

Firth c.19(6)

Notes:  No imprint. MS ascription Slip


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Edition - Bod18826

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1858 and 1861

Imprint: Manchester: J. Bebbington Printer, 31, Oldham Road


Ballad - Roud Number: V9715

Title: Gallant fight between Tom Sayers, champion of England, and C. Heenan, for £200 a side and the belt

First Line: You milling blades of every grade

Subjects:  Sayers, Tom, 1826-1865Heenan, John C.

Themes:  Prizefighting1860

Harding B 40(27)

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Edition - Bod20132

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V9713

Title: A new song on the boxing match between Sayers & Heenan

First Line: Come all you gallant heroes, attend unto my song

Subjects:  Sayers, Tom, 1826-1865Heenan, John C.

Themes:  Prizefighting1860

Johnson Ballads 2705

Notes:  Slip


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