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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5052

Titles:
Willie safe at home! Answer to Willie we have missed you'
Willie, safe at home! Answer to 'Willie we have missed you'
Willie safe at home, answer to Willie we have miss'd you
The answer to Willie, we have missed you
Willie safe at home! Answer to Willie we have miss'd you
Willie safe at home, answer to Willie we have missed you
Willie, safe at home

First Lines:
Yes, Mary, it is me, dear, safe, safe at home
O, Mary, it is me, dear
Yes, Mary, it is me, dear
Yes, Mary, it is me dear

Subjects:
India

Themes:
Sailors
India - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858
Lovers reunited

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4320

Titles:
Commins's farewell to Ireland

First Lines:
Farewell to the river Bann

Subjects:
India

Themes:
Great Britain - colonies
Soldiers, Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3003

Titles:
The soldier's letter to his parents

First Lines:
Dear parents I do write, though I'm weeping day an[d] night

Subjects:
India

Themes:
Soldiers
Letter-writing

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3301

Titles:
Poor Indo
The poor Indo

First Lines:
It is thy will and I must leave thee

Subjects:
India

Themes:
Indians
Women, Indian
Courtship - difference of ethnicity

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3770

Titles:
A new topical song on passing events

First Lines:
A topical song I am going to try

Subjects:
India

Themes:
Russo-Turkish war

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 388

Titles:
The rocks of Scilly

First Lines:
Come all you brisk young sailors bold

Subjects:
India

Themes:
Shipwreck

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 23104

Titles:
Merry little soldier
The merry little soldier

First Lines:
I'm a merry little soldier
Lo, I'm a merry little soldier
[I]'m a merry little soldier

Subjects:
India

Themes:
Soldiers
India - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858
Military

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4321

Titles:
Farewell to Ireland

First Lines:
Farewell unto the river Bann

Subjects:
India

Themes:
Great Britain - colonies
Soldiers, Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 622

Titles:
The Plymouth tragedy. Or Fair Susan's overthrow
The Plymouth tragedy: or Fair Susan's overthrow
The Plymouth tragedy

First Lines:
Beautiful virgins of birth and breeding
Good people all I pray attend

Subjects:
India

Themes:
Suicide
Sailors
Seduction and abandonment
Lovers parted
Soldiers
Ghosts
Devil, the

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V600

Titles:
Let fame sound the trumpet

First Lines:
Let fame sound the trumpet, and cry to the war!
Let fame sound the trumpet and cry to the war
Let fame sound the trumpet, and cry to the war

Subjects:
India

Themes:
Friendship

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 527

Titles:
A new song called William and Nancy
Lovely Nancy

First Lines:
Adieu, lovely Nancy, since now I must leave you
And adieu lovely Nancy, it is now I must leave you

Subjects:
India

Themes:
Sailors
Love, unfortunate
Women sailors
Woman in disguise

Edition - Bod1414

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: John Evans, Printer, 42, Long-lane, West-smithfield, London

Notes:  Harding B 1(58) is another impression.


Ballad - Roud Number: 622

Title: The Plymouth tragedy

First Line: Beautiful virgins of birth and breeding

References:

ESTC: N71525

Subjects:  India

Themes:  SailorsLovers parted

Harding B 1(57)

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Edition - Bod1626

Imprint Names:  Croshaw, C.

Imprint Locations:  York

Date  between 1814 and 1850

Imprint: Printed by, C. Croshaw, Coppergate, York

Notes:  The same setting of type as Harding B 25(1521) but with a different printer.


Ballad - Roud Number: V3301

Title: The poor Indo

First Line: It is thy will and I must leave thee

Subjects:  India

Themes:  Courtship - difference of ethnicityWomen, Indian

2806 c.18(255)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod1841

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer Wholesale toy and marble warehouse, 6, Great st Andrew street 7 dials

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 735 is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13403

Title: She's down in the village a waiting for me

First Line: They tell us that Venus arose from the sea

Themes:  Mythology, classical

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23104

Title: The merry little soldier

First Line: [I]'m a merry little soldier

Subjects:  India

Themes:  MilitarySoldiers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5569

Title: Far over land

First Line: Far over land far over wave, a pilgrim I am roaming

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 2678

Title: She's failed in her truth

First Line: And has she then fail'd in her truth

Themes:  Rejected suitor

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 7759

Title: Why are you wandering here I pray?

First Line: Why are you wandering her[e] I pray?

Performers:  Vestris (Lucia Elizabeth Mathews), Madame, 1797-1856

Performance Locations:  Haymarket Theatre

Themes:  SeductionRural society

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V1749

Title: Gallant trobadour [sic]

First Line: Glowing with love on fire for [fame]

7th Ballad

Title: The queen of May

First Line: When the winter is gone and [the summer] is come

Themes:  Rural societyMay day

Firth b.26(143)

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Harding B 11(299)

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Johnson Ballads 733

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Johnson Ballads 734

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Edition - Bod5044

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union Street, Borough

Notes:  Harding B 11(300) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 551


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 660

Title: The blackbird and thrush

First Line: How pleasant and delightful is the bright summer's morn

Subjects:  India

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 7423

Title: The old arbour tree

First Line: 'Neath a tree by the margin of a woodland

Themes:  Indians of North America

Firth c.14(146)

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Harding B 11(301)

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Edition - Bod5047

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(301) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 551


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 660

Title: The blackbird and thrush

First Line: How pleasant and delightful is the bright summer's morn

Subjects:  India

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 7423

Title: The old arbour tree

First Line: 'Neath a tree by the margin of a woodland

Themes:  Indians of North America

Harding B 11(300)

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Johnson Ballads 1161

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Edition - Bod5211

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6 Gt. St. Andrew Sreet [sic], Seven Dials

Notes:  Part of a sheet of three ballads; see Johnson Ballads 974. Harding B 25(1639) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 1158

Title: The Rochester lass

First Line: In Rochester city a young damsel did dwell

Subjects:  India

Themes:  SailorsLetter-writing

Firth c.13(180)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod5212

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

Notes:  The same setting of type appears in Firth b.26(222) but under a different imprint.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2182

Title: Battle of Barossa

First Line: On the 21st of February from Cadiz we set sail

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815Barrosa, battle of, 18111811

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7191

Title: The deep deep sea

First Line: Oh come with me my love

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V17360

Title: The Indian maid

First Line: Oh! this was the cot of the Indian maid

Subjects:  India

Harding B 11(181)

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Edition - Bod5992

Imprint Names:  Evans, J. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1821 and 1828

Imprint: London: Printed and sold by J. and C. Evans, Lon[g] lane, Smithfield


Ballad

Title: The faithless captain

First Line: Ye maidens fair, awhile draw near

Subjects:  India

Themes:  Love, unfortunateWomen sailorsSeductionPregnancyShipwreck

Harding B 5(103)

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Edition - Bod2569

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

Notes:  Firth b.27(13) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1618

Title: Young Henry of the raging main

First Line: One summer's morning as day was dawning

Subjects:  India

Themes:  SailorsTransvestismWomen sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V685

Title: Listen dear Fanny

First Line: Listen dear Fanny, oh, listen to me

Harding B 11(4366)

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Edition - Bod3084

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts Toy Warehons [sic] St Andrew Street 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 16(231a) is another edition. Another forms part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(3303). Harding B 25(1665b) is printed on the reverse of another ballad, Harding B 25(1665a).


Ballad - Roud Number: 388

Title: The rocks of Scilly

First Line: Come all you brisk young sailors bold

Subjects:  India

Themes:  Shipwreck

Firth c.12(118)

Notes:  Slip. Slip. Slip.


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Firth c.13(61)

Notes:  Slip. Slip. Slip.


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Harding B 25(1640)

Notes:  Slip. Slip. Slip.


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Harding B 25(1665b)

Notes:  Slip. Slip. Slip.

Edition - Bod11261

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and Sold at the Printing-Office in Bow-Church-Yard, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 622

Title: The Plymouth tragedy: or Fair Susan's overthrow

First Line: Beautiful virgins of birth and breeding

References:

ESTC: T42508

Subjects:  India

Themes:  SailorsLovers parted

Harding B 1(56)

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Edition - Bod11506

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, & 3, Monmouth-court


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1060

Title: The farmer's daughter and the gay ploughboy

First Line: You constant lovers give attention

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3572

Title: The battle and the breeze

First Line: To Britain's glorious walls of oak

Subjects:  India

Themes:  SailorsNaval

Harding B 11(1154)

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Edition - Bod12051

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: John Evans, Printer, 42, Long-lane, West-smithfield, London

Notes:  Harding B 1(57) is another impression.


Ballad - Roud Number: 622

Title: The Plymouth tragedy

First Line: Beautiful virgins of birth and breeding

References:

ESTC: N71526

Subjects:  India

Themes:  SailorsLovers parted

Harding B 1(58)

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Edition - Bod12201

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: Henry Disley, Printer, 57, High Street, St. Giles, London. W.C.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 5787

Title: The soldier's letter to his sweetheart!

First Line: Farewell my dearest Mary, for India I am bound

Subjects:  India

Themes:  SoldiersDrunkennessLetter-writing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23216

Title: The loom and the lathe

First Line: Like most other men who've been knocking about

Themes:  Social statusProfessions

Harding B 11(3578)

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