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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4049

Titles:
Uncle Tom's description of a great plum pudding
Ralph and Nell's ramble to Oxford
Ralph & Nell's ramble to Oxford

First Lines:
Old Uncle Tom will sing you a song
I heard much talk of Oxford town

Subjects:
Oxford (England)

Themes:
Food
Countryman in town
Oxford Physic Garden (Oxford, England)
Bodleian Library (Oxford, England)

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 263

Titles:
The Berkshire trgedy [sic], or The Wittam miller
Cruel miller
Cruel miller or, Love and murder!
Bloody miller
The Berkshire tragedy; or, The Wittam miller
False hearted miller
The Berkshire tragedy, or the Wittam miller
The Berkshire tragedy, or, the Wittam miller
The Wittham-miller, ... or The Berkshire tragedy
The Berkshire tragedy, or, The Wittam miller
The Berkshire tragedy; or The Wittam miller
Cruel miller or Love and murder
The cruel miller
The Berkshire trgedy [sic], or, The Wittam miller

First Lines:
Young men and maidens all give ear
Young men and maidens give ear
Young men and maidens all give
My parents educated me -- good learning gave to me
My parents educated and good learning gave to me
My parents educated me, good learning gave to me
My parents educated, and good learning gave to me
My parents educated me -- good learning gave me
My parents educated me good learning gave to me
Young men and maidens give attention

Subjects:
Oxford (England)

Themes:
Murder
Newspapers
Seduction
Crime - 18th century
Seduction and abandonment
Crime - 19th century
Pregnancy

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5614

Titles:
The Oxford ramble

First Lines:
I've heard much talk of Oxford town

Subjects:
Oxford (England)

Themes:
Countryman in town
Bodleian Library (Oxford, England)

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 218

Titles:
Oxford city
The Newport street damsel
The fair maid of Oxford city

First Lines:
It's of o [sic] fair maid in Oxford city
It's of a fair maid in Oxford city
Its of a fair maid in Oxford city
In Newport street it's now reported

Subjects:
Oxford (England)

Themes:
Poisoning
Courtship - difference in social status
Murder
Jealousy
Crime - 19th century

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1993

Titles:
A true relation of a notorious cheater one Robert Bullock

First Lines:
Come listen all good people

Subjects:
Oxford (England)

Themes:
Crime - 17th century
Frauds

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8223

Titles:
The maiden's bloody garland; or, High-street tragedy

First Lines:
A mournful ditty I will tell

Subjects:
Oxford (England)

Themes:
Suicide
Seduction and abandonment

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13563

Titles:
The wandering shepherdess

First Lines:
You that do know what to true love belong
All you that know what to true love belongs

Subjects:
Oxford (England)

Edition - Bod4690

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  1796

Ballad - Roud Number: 263

Title: The Berkshire tragedy, or, The Wittam miller

First Line: Young men and maidens all give ear

References:

ESTC: T21548

Subjects:  Oxford (England)

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentMurderNewspapers

Firth b.28(40c)

Notes:  Firth b.28(40c) is stamped: F. Madan, B.N.C., Oxford.


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Firth c.17(216)

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Harding B 6(97)

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Harding B 23(22)

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Johnson Ballads 2341

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Johnson Ballads 2342

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Edition - Bod5676

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dia[ls]

Notes:  Harding B 11(2901) is another edition with a different printer but the same cuts Harding B 11(2901) is another edition with a different printer but the same cuts.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 218

Title: Oxford city

First Line: It's of a fair maid in Oxford city

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 245 is another issue of this ballad alone

Subjects:  Oxford (England)

Themes:  Jealousy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2278

Title: On board the Victory

First Line: I am a young girl whose fortune is great

Themes:  Social statusPress-gangs

Firth c.13(280)

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Edition - Bod932

Imprint Names:  Jordan, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1681]

Imprint: Printed for J. Jordan, at the Angel in Guilt-spur-street without Newgate


Ballad - Roud Number: V20362

Title: Oxford in mourning, for the loss of the Parliament. Or London's loud laughter at her late flattering her self with excessive trading

First Line: London now smiles to see Oxford in tears

Tune: Packington's pound

References:

ESTC: R228493

Subjects:  Oxford (England)

Themes:  Politics and government - 17th century

Wood E 25(96)

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Edition - Bod6004

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Sold at No. 42, Long Lane


Ballad - Roud Number: V19686

Title: The new way to make love; or, The crafty doctor's medicine to gain a fair lady

First Line: Young lovers, for love I'd not have you despair

References:

ESTC: T195377

Subjects:  Oxford (England)

Harding B 6(89)

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Edition - Bod3567

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Pitts, No. 14, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 2(118) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4049

Title: Ralph and Nell's ramble to Oxford

First Line: I heard much talk of Oxford town

Subjects:  Oxford (England)

Themes:  Countryman in townBodleian Library (Oxford, England)Oxford Physic Garden (Oxford, England)

Firth b.28(43a)

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Harding B 2(119)

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Edition - Bod3571

Imprint Names:  Aldermary Church Yard

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed and Sold in Aldermary Church-Yard, Bow Lane, London

Notes:  Douce Ballads 3(79b) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4049

Title: Ralph and Nell's ramble to Oxford

First Line: I heard much talk of Oxford town

Subjects:  Oxford (England)

Themes:  Countryman in townBodleian Library (Oxford, England)Oxford Physic Garden (Oxford, England)

Harding B 2(116)

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Johnson Ballads 1364

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Edition - Bod3575

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts, No. 14, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 2(119) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4049

Title: Ralph and Nell's ramble to Oxford

First Line: I heard much talk of Oxford town

Subjects:  Oxford (England)

Themes:  Countryman in townBodleian Library (Oxford, England)Oxford Physic Garden (Oxford, England)

Harding B 2(118)

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Edition - Bod3762

Imprint Names:  Cheney, T.

Imprint Locations:  Banbury

Date  between 1767 and 1808

Imprint: Printed and sold by T. Cheney, High-street, Banbury


Ballad - Roud Number: V4049

Title: Ralph and Nell's ramble to Oxford

First Line: I heard much talk of Oxford town

References:

ESTC: T206859

Subjects:  Oxford (England)

Themes:  Countryman in townBodleian Library (Oxford, England)Oxford Physic Garden (Oxford, England)

Firth b.28(42b)

Notes:  Stamped: F. Madan, B.N.C., Oxford.


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Edition - Bod12610

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1829

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, wholesale and retail, 10, Great St. Andrew-Street, Seven Dials, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 218

Title: Oxford city

First Line: It's of a fair maid in Oxford city

Notes:  Harding B 17(230a) is another edition of this ballad alone

Subjects:  Oxford (England)

Themes:  Jealousy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 904

Title: High Germany

First Line: O Polly love, O Polly love, the rout it is begun

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 11(2899)

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Edition - Bod12821

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: W.S. Fortey, Machine Printer, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Firth c.13(280) is another edition with a different printer but the same cuts


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 218

Title: Oxford city

First Line: It's of a fair maid in Oxford city

Subjects:  Oxford (England)

Themes:  Jealousy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2278

Title: On board the Victory

First Line: I am a young girl whose fortune is great

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusPress-gangsLovers parted

Harding B 11(2901)

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Edition - Bod12884

Imprint Names:  Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  18--

Imprint: Sold at the Song Matr [sic], 12, Whittle-street Oldham-steet [sic], Mnchester [sic]


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 24930

Title: The blackbird

First Line: Twas on a bank of dasies [sic] sweet

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 218

Title: Oxford city

First Line: Its of a fair maid in Oxford city

Subjects:  Oxford (England)

Themes:  JealousyMurderCrime - 19th century

Harding B 11(298)

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Edition - Bod10744

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts 14 Great st Andrew street seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V15880

Title: The tragical ballad of the nobleman's cruelty to his son

First Line: Both parents and lovers I pray now attend

Subjects:  Oxford (England)

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusServantsWarGhostsClergy

Harding B 1(75)

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Harding B 23(38)

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Johnson Ballads 1031

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Johnson Ballads 1032

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Johnson Ballads 1033

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Edition - Bod10939

Imprint Names:  Holder, H.

Imprint Locations:  Oxford

Date  [1833]

Imprint: H. Holder, Printer, George-lane, Oxford


Ballad

Title: Graffon house

First Line: Oh! dear, what can the matter be

Tune: Sweet sixpenny sugar

Subjects:  Oxford (England)

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryShopkeepers

G.A. Oxon b.112(129)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14168

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1780?]

Ballad - Roud Number: 263

Title: The Berkshire trgedy [sic], or, The Wittam miller

First Line: Young men and maidens all give ear

References:

ESTC: T204012

Subjects:  Oxford (England)

Themes:  MurderCrime - 18th century

Harding B 6(96)

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Edition - Bod9899

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 218

Title: Oxford city

First Line: Its of a fair maid in Oxford city

Subjects:  Oxford (England)

Themes:  Jealousy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 24926

Title: The veteran

First Line: 'Twas on a sabbath morn

Themes:  Soldiers

Firth c.18(57)

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Edition - Bod15810

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Imprint: Sold at the Printing-office in Goose-lane, Worcester


Ballad - Roud Number: V4049

Title: Ralph & Nell's ramble to Oxford

First Line: I heard much talk of Oxford town

Subjects:  Oxford (England)

Themes:  Countryman in townBodleian Library (Oxford, England)Oxford Physic Garden (Oxford, England)

Firth b.28(43b)

Notes:  Stamped: F. Madan, B.N.C., Oxford.


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Edition - Bod16242

Imprint Names:  Evans, J. and Son

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1820

Imprint: Printed by J. Evans and Son, Long-lane, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V4049

Title: Ralph and Nell's ramble to Oxford

First Line: I heard much talk of Oxford town

Subjects:  Oxford (England)

Themes:  Countryman in townBodleian Library (Oxford, England)Oxford Physic Garden (Oxford, England)

Harding B 2(117)

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Edition - Bod18109

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V8223

Title: The maiden's bloody garland; or, High-street tragedy

First Line: A mournful ditty I will tell

Tune: There were three pilgrims

Subjects:  Oxford (England)

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentSuicide

Harding B 39(198)

Notes:  Negative photocopy of Percy II.65


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