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Edition - Bod4123

Imprint Names:  Cooper, J.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle-under-Lyme

Imprint: Printed for J. Cooper


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7186

Title: How deep in love am I!

First Line: Beneath a weeping willow's shade

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 624

Title: General Wolf

First Line: Now General Wolf to his men did say

Subjects:  Wolfe, James, 1727-1759

Harding B 28(208)

Notes:  Printed on the reverse of a paper wrapper for pins; see also Harding B 28(205). [Virginitas at unitas nostra fraternitas: motto of the Pin-makers Company.]


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Edition - Bod4568

Imprint Names:  Evans, R.

Imprint Locations:  Chester

Imprint: Evans, Printer, Foregate-street, Chester


Ballad - Roud Number: V15480

Title: Brittania's lamentation

First Line: In the mouldering cave where the wretched retreat

Subjects:  Wolfe, James, 1727-1759

2806 c.17(59)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(1).


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Edition - Bod4923

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High-street, St. Giles

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(3287).


Ballad - Roud Number: 624

Title: General Wolfe

First Line: Bold general Wolfe to his men did say

Subjects:  Wolfe, James, 1727-1759

Edition - Bod1036

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: J. Paul and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials, and 35, Hanover Street, Portsea

Notes:  The motto in the second illustration has been cut off: Industry the means, plenty the result. Harding B 11(375) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 624

Title: Bold general Wolfe

First Line: Bold general Wolfe to his men did say

Subjects:  Wolfe, James, 1727-1759

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1457

Title: Tobacco

First Line: Tobacco is an Indian weed

Themes:  Smoking

Harding B 11(374)

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Edition - Bod1212

Imprint Names:  Cadman, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1855

Imprint: Cadman, Printer, 152, Gt. Ancoats, Manchester

Series Identifier: 292


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2849

Title: Roving bachelor

First Line: Come all you roving bachelors who mean to take a wife

Themes:  Bachelors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 624

Title: Death of General Wolfe

First Line: Bold General Wolfe to his men did say

Subjects:  Wolfe, James, 1727-1759

Firth c.26(23)

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Edition - Bod5266

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher 177, Union Street, Borough, S.E.

Notes:  Harding B 11(371) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 116


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 624

Title: Bold general Wolfe

First Line: Bold general Wolfe to his men did say

Subjects:  Wolfe, James, 1727-1759

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1457

Title: Tobacco

First Line: Tobacco is an Indian weed

Themes:  Smoking

Firth c.14(17)

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Harding B 11(372)

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Edition - Bod5267

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union- street, Borough, S.E.

Notes:  Harding B 11(372) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 119


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 624

Title: Bold general Wolfe

First Line: Bold general Wolfe to his men did say

Subjects:  Wolfe, James, 1727-1759

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1457

Title: Tobacco

First Line: Tobacco is an Indian weed

Themes:  Smoking

Harding B 11(371)

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Harding B 11(373)

Notes:  Harding B 11(373) is printed on pink paper.


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Edition - Bod5336

Imprint Names:  Shelmerdine, W.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Imprint: W. Shelmerdine & Co. Printers

Notes:  For versions of these illustrations, see Croxall's Aesop (1722).


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V856

Title: The death of General Wolfe

First Line: When ancient Romans did lament

Subjects:  Wolfe, James, 1727-1759

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 224

Title: A new song on Capt. Ward and the rainbow

First Line: Come all you English seamen with courage beat your drums

Themes:  Piracy

Harding B 11(831)

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Edition - Bod6441

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by Jennings, No. 13, Water-lane, Fleet- street, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V15480

Title: Death of general Wolfe

First Line: In a mouldering cave where the wretched retreat

Subjects:  Wolfe, James, 1727-1759

Firth b.22(f. 61/1)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth c.14(13)

Notes:  Slip



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[Rhodes House Library]

Notes:  Slip

Edition - Bod2270

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 7372

Title: The ring my mother wore

First Line: The earth has many treasures rare

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 624

Title: General Wolfe

First Line: Bold general Wolfe to his men did say

Subjects:  Wolfe, James, 1727-1759

Harding B 11(3287)

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Edition - Bod3516

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Printed for W. Armstrong, Banastre-street


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 9397

Title: Gen. Wolfe's song

First Line: How stands the glass around

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15480

Title: Death of Wolfe

First Line: In a mouldering cave, where the wretched retreat

Subjects:  Wolfe, James, 1727-1759

Harding B 25(718)

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Edition - Bod8388

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by Jennings, 13, Water-lane, Fleet-street, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V856

Title: Britain in tfars [sic] for the loss of the brave general Wolfe

First Line: If ancient Romans did lament

Subjects:  Wolfe, James, 1727-1759

Firth c.14(16)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8761

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: V3251

Title: Rifle volunteers

First Line: The men of bonny England

Authors:  Embleton, John

Themes:  Volunteers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 624

Title: General Wolfe

First Line: Bold general Wolfe to his men did say

Subjects:  Wolfe, James, 1727-1759

Firth c.14(18)

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Edition - Bod8780

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V15810

Title: The siege of Quebec

First Line: Sound your silver trumpets, now, brave boys

Subjects:  Wolfe, James, 1727-1759

Firth c.14(11)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 2843

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8816

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Pitts Printer, and Toy Warehouse, Great st. Andrew Street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 624

Title: The death of general Wolfe

First Line: Bold general Wolfe to his men did say

Subjects:  Wolfe, James, 1727-1759

Firth c.14(15)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(71a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14026

Imprint Names:  Grundy, J.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  17--

Imprint: Printed by J. Grundy, Worcester


Ballad - Roud Number: 624

Title: General Wolfe

First Line: Now general Wolfe to his men did say

References:

ESTC: N71046

Subjects:  Wolfe, James, 1727-1759

Harding B 25(716)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14027

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15480

Title: The death of general Wolfe

First Line: In a mould'ring cave, where the wretched retreat

Subjects:  Wolfe, James, 1727-1759

2nd Ballad

Title: Give me, my love, before we part

First Line: Give me, my love, before we part

Harding B 11(832)

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Edition - Bod14860

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V15480

Title: Death of general Wolfe

First Line: In a mouldering cave where the wretched retreat

Subjects:  Wolfe, James, 1727-1759

Firth c.14(14)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(70c)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9424

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High-street, St. Giles

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth c.14(18) and Harding B 11(3287).


Ballad - Roud Number: 624

Title: General Wolfe

First Line: Bold General Wolfe to his men did say

Subjects:  Wolfe, James, 1727-1759

Harding B 15(115b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod15299

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Notes:  See Harding B 11(1023) for imprint Slip. Another impression appears in a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(1023)


Ballad - Roud Number: 624

Title: Death of general Wolfe

First Line: Bold general Wolfe unto his men did say

Subjects:  Wolfe, James, 1727-1759

Harding B 16(71b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod17416

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 624

Title: General Wolfe

First Line: As general Wolfe to his men did say

References:

ESTC: N71047

Subjects:  Wolfe, James, 1727-1759

Harding B 25(717)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17921

Imprint Names:  Rosson, J.

Imprint Locations:  Middlewich

Imprint: J. Rosson, Printer, Middlewich


Ballad

Title: General Wolfe

First Line: Come all you lads where e'er you be

Subjects:  Wolfe, James, 1727-1759

2806 c.17(144)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(26).


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Edition - Bod21856

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 501


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 839

Title: Come home father

First Line: Father, dear father, come home with me now

Authors:  Work, Henry C. (Henry Clay), 1832-1884

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14835

Title: Little Dick

First Line: Eawr little Dick is very ill

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 624

Title: Death of general Wolfe

First Line: Bold general Wolfe to his men did say

Subjects:  Wolfe, James, 1727-1759

2806 c.16(156)

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Harding B 11(2156)

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Edition - Bod24150

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: J. Paul and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials, and 35, Hanover Street, Portsea

Notes:  Harding B 11(374) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 624

Title: Bold general Wolfe

First Line: Bold general Wolfe to his men did say

Subjects:  Wolfe, James, 1727-1759

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1457

Title: Tobacco

First Line: Tobacco is an Indian weed

Themes:  Smoking

Harding B 11(375)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V789

Titles:
Men of Kent
The men of Kent

First Lines:
When Harold was invaded
When Harold was invaded and falling lost his crown

Subjects:
Kent (England)
Wolfe, James, 1727-1759

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