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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 987

Titles:
The green mossy banks of the Lee [sic]
Green mossy banks of the Lea
The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Lines:
When I first came to this country a stranger
When first in this country a stranger
[W]hen first in this country a stranger

Subjects:
Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:
Americans - England

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4449

Titles:
The great Know Nothing song, \"I don't know\"

First Lines:
Of all the many mighty things in this here Quaker city

Subjects:
Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:
Politics and government - U.S.A., 19th century
Political parties - U.S.A.

Edition - Bod5048

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: H. Such, Printer, 123, Union Street, Boro' S.E.

Notes:  Firth c.18(95) is another impression Harding B 11(1424) is another impression

Series Identifier: 130


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2101

Title: Billy O'Rook[e] the boy

First Line: I greased my brougues and cut my stick

Themes:  Migrant labor - Irish

Harding B 11(1425)

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Edition - Bod5049

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: H. Such, Printer, 123, Union Street, Boro' S.E.

Notes:  Firth c.18(95) is another impression Harding B 11(1425) is another impression

Series Identifier: 130


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2101

Title: Billy O'Rooke the boy

First Line: I greased my brougues and cut my stick

Themes:  Migrant labor - Irish

Harding B 11(1424)

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Edition - Bod11285

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, Church Street, Preston

Series Identifier: 88


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 5649

Title: Answer to Undaunted Mary; or The banks of sweet Dundee

First Line: Young William was a ploughboy, the truth I will unfold

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

Harding B 11(1429)

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Edition - Bod11740

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W. Fortey, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: [W]hen first in this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V351

Title: The convict's child

First Line: A convict ship lay near the beach

Themes:  Transported convict

Harding B 11(1426)

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Edition - Bod11741

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1935

Title: The maid of the mountain

First Line: I've a home on the mountain

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V129

Title: The angel's whisper

First Line: A baby was sleeping, its mother was weeping

Harding B 11(1427)

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Edition - Bod11743

Imprint Names:  Jacques, G.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail, by G. Jacques, Oldham- road Library, Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V12492

Title: Oh, crikey! Oh, good gracious!!

First Line: I courted Betty Giddy-gout

Tune: Yankee Doodle

Themes:  Deception

Harding B 11(1430)

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Edition - Bod12009

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed and sold by James Catnach, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V17298

Title: I love but thee

First Line: [I]f after all you still will doubt and fear me

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

Harding B 11(1640)

Notes:  Printed on tinted paper.


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Edition - Bod13794

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: H. Such, Printer, 123, Union Street, Boro' S.E.

Notes:  Harding B 11(1424) is another impression Harding B 11(1425) is another impression

Series Identifier: 130


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2101

Title: Billy O'Rooke the boy

First Line: I greased my brougues and cut my stick

Themes:  Migrant labor - Irish

Firth c.18(95)

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Edition - Bod7361

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 5


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V349

Title: Child of good-nature

First Line: When day was scarcely dawning

Firth b.26(498)

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Harding B 11(1428)

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Johnson Ballads 1604

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1604 is a photocopy of the Durham University copy.


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Johnson d.1773(p. 252v)

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Edition - Bod7429

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: H. Paul, Printer, 22, Brick Lane, Spitalfields


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13752

Title: After many roving years

First Line: After many roving years

Firth b.26(65)

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Harding B 11(1422)

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Johnson Ballads 652

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Johnson Ballads 653

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Edition - Bod9941

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When I first came to this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

Firth c.18(86)

Notes:  Imprint cropped off Slip


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Edition - Bod15773

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 1010

Title: Doran's ass

First Line: I am going to sing a little song to pass away the time

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  TavernsIrish - U.S.A.

Harding B 18(141)

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Edition - Bod15792

Imprint Names:  Scroggy, T.M.

Imprint Locations:  Philadelphia, Pa.

Imprint: T.M. Scroggy, Publisher, 443 Vine st. below 13th


Ballad - Roud Number: V33997

Title: Franklin Hose song

First Line: Ye members of the Franklin Hose

Tune: Rocks of Sicily

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Fire fighters

Harding B 18(181)

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Edition - Bod15804

Imprint Names:  Scroggy, T.M.

Imprint Locations:  Philadelphia, Pa.

Imprint: Thomas M. Scroggy, Publisher, No. 443 Vine St., below Thirteenth, Philadelphia


Ballad - Roud Number: V23357

Title: Good Will hose song

First Line: The \"bleeders\" of fighting so often have boasted

Tune: Jessie, the flower of Dumblane

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Fire fighters

Harding B 18(207)

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Edition - Bod15809

Imprint Names:  Kehr, H.J.

Imprint Locations:  Philadelphia, Pa.

Imprint: Published by H.J. Kehr, Central Hall, Frankford Road and Master Streets


Ballad - Roud Number: V4449

Title: The great Know Nothing song, \"I don't know\"

First Line: Of all the many mighty things in this here Quaker city

Tune: Bow, wow, wow

Authors:  Eastlack, Francis F., b. 1833

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Politics and government - U.S.A., 19th centuryPolitical parties - U.S.A.

Harding B 18(216)

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Edition - Bod20403

Imprint Names:  Edwards, Frederick

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1835

Imprint: Edwards, Printer, 56, Leman Street, Whitechapel


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2668

Title: Poor dog Tray

First Line: On the green banks of Shannon when Shelah was nigh

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  Dogs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

Johnson Ballads 341

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Edition - Bod13015

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson and Son, (late J. Russell,) Printers, 21, Moor- street, Birmingham

Notes:  Harding B 11(2224) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5241

Title: Lovely Jane of Devonshire

First Line: There was a blooming maiden the truth I will declare

Tune: Irish Molly

Subjects:  Devonshire (England)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

Johnson Ballads 1400

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Edition - Bod9806

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1910

Title: The servant boy

First Line: You lovers all both great and small, attend unto my theme

Subjects:  IrelandPhiladelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  FarmersSocial statusEmigration

2nd Ballad

Title: I wandered by the sea shore. Parody on the \"Brook-side\"

First Line: I wander'd by the sea shore

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Firth c.18(207)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1910

Titles:
Servant boy
The servant boy
The happy muleteer

First Lines:
You [l]overs all both great and small attend unto my theme
O'er mountains steep, through vallies roaming
You lovers all both great and small, attend unto my theme
You lovers all both great and small attend unto my theme
You lovers all both great and small and listen to my theme

Subjects:
Philadelphia (Pa.)
Philadelphia (U.S.A.)
Ireland

Themes:
Emigration
Muleteers
Social status
Servants
Farmers

Edition - Bod11736

Imprint Names:  Stone, R.Keys, E.Reed, S.Brown, A.

Imprint Locations:  ExeterDevonportNewportBristol

Imprint: Devonport: Printed and Sold by E. Keys. Sold also by R. Stone, Exeter; A. Brown, General-dealer, 27, Bristol-bridge, Bristol; And by S. Reed, Newport, Monmouthshire


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1030

Title: The Croppy boy

First Line: It was very early in the spring

Subjects:  Wexford (Ireland)Cornwallis, Charles Cornwallis, Earl, 1738-1805

Themes:  Irish rebellion, 1798

Harding B 11(1423)

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