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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1191

Titles:
Jug of this
A jug of this

First Lines:
You tiplers all as you pass by

Subjects:
Spain

Themes:
Drinking
War

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8217

Titles:
The loyal martyrs; or, Bloody inquisitor

First Lines:
Of all the nations in the universe

Subjects:
Spain

Themes:
Spanish inquisition
Catholic Church

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 9735

Titles:
The Spanish lady's love to an English sailor
The Spanish lady's love to an English man
The Spanish lady's love to an English captain
The Spanish ladyes love. Illustrated by lady Dalmeny
The Spanish ladies love
[The Spanish ladies love]
The Spanish lady's love

First Lines:
Will you hear a Spanish ladye
Will you hear of a Spanish lady
Will you hear a Spanish lady

Subjects:
Spain

Themes:
Sailors
Soldiers
Chivalry
Unrequited love

Edition - Bod6304

Imprint Names:  Milbourn, A.Conyers, J.Onley, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1689 and 1709

Imprint: Printed by and for W.O. for A.M. and sold by J. Conyers in Leicester-field


Ballad - Roud Number: 9735

Title: The Spanish lady's love

First Line: Will you hear a Spanish lady

Authors:  Deloney, Thomas, 1543-1600

Notes:  The title is Cropped.

References:

ESTC: R41089

Subjects:  Spain

Themes:  Unrequited love

Firth b.19(25)

Notes:  Cropped at top


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Edition - Bod13023

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Ballad

Title: The prophet of Granada

First Line: There's music in Granada's walls

Authors:  G., J.

Subjects:  Spain

Themes:  Crusades

Harding B 11(3182)

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Edition - Bod7335

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer Toy and Marble watrhouse [sic] 6, great st. Andrew street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 1191

Title: Jug of this

First Line: You tiplers all as you pass by

Subjects:  Spain

Themes:  War

Firth c.12(161)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod23864

Imprint Names:  Norris, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1711 and 1732

Imprint: Printed by T. Norris, at the Looking-glass on London-bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: 9735

Title: The Spanish lady's love

First Line: Will you hear a Spanish lady

Tune: Flying fame

Authors:  Deloney, Thomas, 1543-1600

References:

ESTC: R233866

Subjects:  Spain

Themes:  Soldiers

Douce Ballads 2(210a)

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Edition - Bod23867

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1663 and 1674

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere and J. Wright

Notes:  Wood E 25(11) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 9735

Title: [The Spanish ladies love]

First Line: Will you hear a Spanish lady

Authors:  Deloney, Thomas, 1543-1600

References:

ESTC: R233883

Subjects:  Spain

Themes:  Soldiers

Douce Ballads 2(211b)

Notes:  Title cropped off


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Edition - Bod24026

Imprint Names:  Aldermary Church Yard

Imprint Locations:  London

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V31851

Title: The distracted sailor

First Line: Oh! how pleasant are young lovers

References:

ESTC: T192114

Subjects:  Spain

Themes:  SailorsUnfaithfulnessBethlehem Royal Hospital (London, England)

Douce Ballads 3(23a)

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Harding B 4(45)

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Edition - Bod24064

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V17428

Title: Constance and Anthony; or, An admirable northern story

First Line: Two lovers in the north

Tune: I would thou were in Shrewsbury

References:

ESTC: T206050

Subjects:  Spain

Themes:  ShipwreckPiracyTransvestismWomen sailors

Douce Ballads 3(16a)

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Edition - Bod24148

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V8217

Title: The loyal martyrs; or, Bloody inquisitor

First Line: Of all the nations in the universe

References:

ESTC: T38751

Subjects:  Spain

Themes:  Catholic ChurchSpanish inquisition

Douce Ballads 3(54b)

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Edition - Bod24205

Imprint Names:  Lane, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Imprint: Durham: Printed by J. Lane, in New-Elvet


Ballad - Roud Number: 9735

Title: The Spanish lady's love to an English man

First Line: Will you hear of a Spanish lady

Authors:  Deloney, Thomas, 1543-1600

References:

ESTC: N70862

Subjects:  Spain

Douce Ballads 3(84b)

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Edition - Bod24208

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

Notes:  Harding B 5(88) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 9735

Title: The Spanish lady's love to an English sailor

First Line: Will you hear of a Spanish lady

Authors:  Deloney, Thomas, 1543-1600

References:

ESTC: N70863

Subjects:  Spain

Themes:  Sailors

Douce Ballads 3(86a)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 266

Titles:
The banks of Cludy [sic]
The banks of Claudy
Banks of Claudy

First Lines:
T'was one summer's morning, all in the month of May
As I roved out one morning all in the monh [sic] of May
It was one summer's morning, in the pleasant month of May

Subjects:
Troy
Spain

Themes:
Soldiers
Lovers reunited

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 180

Titles:
The seaman of Dover
The seaman of Dover. In four parts
Sally and her truelove Billy
[Sally] and her tr[ue] love Billy
Sally and her true love Billy
Sally, and her true love Billy
Sally and her true-love
Sally and her true love, Billy

First Lines:
T'is of a young sailor, from Dover he came
'[T]is of a young sailor, from Dover he came
Tis of a young sailor from Dover he came
'Tis of a young sailor, from Dover he came
A seaman of Dover, whose excellent parts
A seaman of Dover whose excellent parts

Subjects:
Calais (France)
Spain

Themes:
Cruel parents
Sailors
Lovers reunited
Lovers parted
Women sailors

Edition - Bod12611

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, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 23133

Title: Bewildered maid, or, Slow broke the light

First Line: Slow broke the light, and sweet breathed the morn

Themes:  Soldiers - death in battle

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 266

Title: The banks of Cludy [sic]

First Line: T'was one summer's morning, all in the month of May

Subjects:  SpainTroy

Themes:  SoldiersLovers reunited

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 901

Title: Lost lady found

First Line: 'Twas down in a valley, a young damsel did dwell

Subjects:  Dublin (Ireland)

Themes:  GipsiesKidnapping

Harding B 11(266)

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Edition - Bod16507

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: A new song, on the war with Spain

First Line: Huzza! huzza! all hail to Britain's glory

Tune: Huzza my valiant countrymen

Subjects:  SpainSouth America

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815Great Britain - colonies

Harding B 22(217)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod18554

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

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


Ballad - Roud Number: 180

Title: The seaman of Dover. In four parts

First Line: A seaman of Dover whose excellent parts

References:

ESTC: T192402

Subjects:  SpainCalais (France)

Themes:  SailorsLovers partedWomen sailorsCruel parents

Harding B 4(94)

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Edition - Bod18609

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts 14 Great st Andrew-Sreet [sic], seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 180

Title: The seaman of Dover. In four parts

First Line: A seaman of Dover whose excellent parts

Subjects:  SpainCalais (France)

Themes:  SailorsLovers partedWomen sailorsCruel parents

Harding B 4(95)

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Johnson Ballads 992

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Edition - Bod18775

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Printed and sold by John Evans, 42, Long-Lane, West- Smithfield, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 180

Title: The seaman of Dover. In four parts

First Line: A seaman of Dover whose excellent parts

References:

ESTC: T192401

Subjects:  SpainCalais (France)

Themes:  SailorsLovers partedWomen sailorsCruel parents

Harding B 4(93)

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Edition - Bod18806

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 180

Title: The seaman of Dover

First Line: A seaman of Dover, whose excellent parts

References:

ESTC: T47232

Subjects:  SpainCalais (France)

Themes:  SailorsLovers partedWomen sailorsCruel parents

Harding B 4(92)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9966

Titles:
A new Spanish tragedy. Or, More strange newes from the narrow seas

First Lines:
All you that are brave saylors

Subjects:
Netherlands
Penington, John, Sir, 1568-1646
Spain

Themes:
1639
Thirty Years' war, 1618-1648

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1624

Titles:
Henry's departure to the Spanish war

First Lines:
Abroad as I was walking upon a summers day

Subjects:
Isle of Dogs, London (England)
Spain

Themes:
Soldiers
Lovers parted
Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815
Peninsular war, 1807-1814

Edition - Bod11822

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer Toy Marble Warehouse 6, Great St. Andrew Street Seven Dials

Notes:  The same setting of type as Harding B 11(4198) but with a different first ballad


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1624

Title: Henry's departure to the Spanish war

First Line: Abroad as I was walking upon a summers day

Subjects:  SpainIsle of Dogs, London (England)

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815SoldiersLovers partedPeninsular war, 1807-1814

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1665

Title: Here's a health bonny Scotland, to thee

First Line: Come, fill me a goblet of sparkling wine

Tune: The king, God bless him

Themes:  Drinking

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V523

Title: Deeply drinks of wine

First Line: Gaily still my moments roll

Themes:  Drinking

Harding B 11(1520)

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Edition - Bod18694

Imprint Names:  Rand, S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1639]

Imprint: London Printed for Samuel Rand on Holborne Bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: V9966

Title: A new Spanish tragedy. Or, More strange newes from the narrow seas

First Line: All you that are brave saylors

Tune: The angel Gabriel

Authors:  Price, Laurence, 1628-1680

References:

ESTC: S112950

Subjects:  SpainNetherlandsPenington, John, Sir, 1568-1646

Themes:  Thirty Years' war, 1618-16481639

Harding B 39(57)

Notes:  Harding B 39(57) is a photograph of Wood 401(137).


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Wood 401(137)

Notes:  Wood 401(137); MS. annotations: Dated \"1640 - or 41\". Pen trials by Anthony Wood on recto and verso.


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