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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 - 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 - 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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