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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4189

Titles:
A voyage to Virginia; or, The valiant soldiers fare-well to his love

First Lines:
My pretty Betty, I now must leave thee

Subjects:
Virginia

Themes:
Soldiers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6778

Titles:
Good newes from Virginia, sent from Iames his Towne ... March, 1623

First Lines:
No English heart, but heard with griefe

Subjects:
Virginia

Themes:
Great Britain - colonies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1488

Titles:
The lads of Virginia

First Lines:
Come all you young fellows wherever you be

Subjects:
Virginia

Themes:
Transported convict
Indentured servants

Edition - Bod1862

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


Ballad - Roud Number: 2579

Title: A net for a night-raven; or, A trap for a scold

First Line: Here is a merry song, if that you please to buy it

Tune: Let us to Virginny go

Subjects:  Virginia

Themes:  Great Britain - coloniesDomestic strifeWife-sellingIndentured servants

4o Rawl. 566(165)

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Edition - Bod5021

Imprint Names:  Trundle, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1623]

Imprint: Printed at London for Iohn Trundle


Ballad - Roud Number: V6778

Title: Good newes from Virginia, sent from Iames his Towne ... March, 1623

First Line: No English heart, but heard with griefe

Tune: All those that be good fellows

Subjects:  Virginia

Themes:  Great Britain - colonies

Harding B 39(220)

Notes:  Photocopy from Robinson catalogue no. 77, item 98. Reference: STC 24830.2


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Edition - Bod5710

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, printer, Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great st Andrew street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 156

Title: The betrayed maiden

First Line: Of a brazier's daughter who lived near

Subjects:  Virginia

Themes:  Social statusLovers partedServantsIndentured servants

Firth c.18(122)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(23a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod6252

Imprint Names:  White, W.Robards, H.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  1612

Imprint: Imprinted at London by W.W. for Henry Robards, and are to be sold at his shop neere to S. Botulphes Church without Aldgate. 1612


Ballad - Roud Number: V30787

Title: Londons lotterie: with an incouragement to the furtherance thereof, for the good of Virginia

First Line: London, live thou famous long

Tune: Lusty gallant

Subjects:  Virginia

Themes:  Great Britain - colonies

Firth c.23(62)

Notes:  Negative photograph of Pepys Ballads I:190-191


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Edition - Bod9590

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer, & Publisher, 177, Union- street, Boro'., S.E.

Notes:  Harding B 11(737) is another edition. Harding B 11(737) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 514


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12560

Title: The crafty London apprentice; or Bow bells

First Line: When I was a prentice in fair London town

Themes:  DisguiseProstitutionApprentices

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1488

Title: The lads of Virginia

First Line: Come all you young fellows wherever you be

Subjects:  Virginia

Themes:  Transported convictIndentured servants

Firth c.17(57)

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Edition - Bod23881

Imprint Names:  Onley, W.Bettesworth, A.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1689 and 1709

Imprint: Printed by and for W.O. and sold by A. Bettesworth, on London bridge


Ballad

Title: The trappan'd maiden: or, The distressed damsel

First Line: Give ear unto a maid

References:

ESTC: R29547

Subjects:  Virginia

Themes:  Transported convict

Douce Ballads 2(219a)

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Edition - Bod23914

Imprint Names:  Whitwood, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Ballad - Roud Number: V4189

Title: A voyage to Virginia; or, The valiant soldiers fare-well to his love

First Line: My pretty Betty, I now must leave thee

Tune: She's gone and left me bird, alone

References:

ESTC: R228752

Subjects:  Virginia

Themes:  Soldiers

Douce Ballads 2(236b)

Notes:  Sheet divided; imprint cropped off


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Edition - Bod23948

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby in Pye corner


Ballad

Title: Wit out-witted, or, The cheater cheated

First Line: John and Jone in one house did dwell

Tune: Devonshire frolic

References:

ESTC: R234132

Subjects:  Virginia

Themes:  Letter-writingPregnancyIndentured servants

Douce Ballads 2(255a)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9391

Titles:
Nancy of Bristol
On the election: or Cowardice and knavery display'd

First Lines:
Come all honest freemen attend to my verse
Farewell my dearest Nancy

Subjects:
New York (N.Y.)
Gibraltar
Ireland
Virginia

Themes:
Sailors
Parliamentary elections, Coventry

Edition - Bod11528

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: V2131

Title: Adventures in a steam boat

First Line: Oh, what a row, what a rumpus and a rioting

Themes:  ExcursionsSteamships

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9391

Title: Nancy of Bristol

First Line: Farewell my dearest Nancy

Subjects:  IrelandGibraltarVirginiaNew York (N.Y.)

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 11(12)

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Johnson Ballads 711

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