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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12522

Titles:
The fashions of this town
The fashion of this town

First Lines:
Come all you young fellows I hope you will draw near
Come all you young fellows, I hope you will draw near

Subjects:
Yorkshire (England)

Themes:
Fifeshire
Police
Theft
Fashions

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7141

Titles:
Dicky Gossip's visit to Wakefield, on the princess Victoria's birth day. A new comic song

First Lines:
Good morning, kind gentlefolks, how do you do

Subjects:
Yorkshire (England)

Edition - Bod5953

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, (wholesale and retail,) 39, Great St. Andrew-Street, Seven Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V15261

Title: What a shocking bad hat

First Line: You lads and you lasses come listen to me

Tune: The silly old man

Subjects:  Yorkshire (England)

Themes:  Countryman in LondonParliamentary reform

Harding B 25(2029)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 126

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 126 is torn on left edge. Slip


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Edition - Bod6755

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Peatt [sic], Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 114


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2637

Title: Crafty ploughboy; or The highwayman outwitted

First Line: Please to draw near and the truth I'll declare

Subjects:  Yorkshire (England)

Themes:  Highwaymen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 15431

Title: Carry me back to ole Virginny!

First Line: Oh, if I was only young again

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth b.34(75)

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Edition - Bod11568

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12883

Title: Gentle Jenny Gray

First Line: My heart is sad, I'll tell you why

Themes:  Death

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V12522

Title: The fashions of this town

First Line: Come all you young fellows, I hope you will draw near

Subjects:  Yorkshire (England)

Themes:  Fashions

Harding B 11(1303)

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Edition - Bod7624

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 194


1st Ballad - Roud Number: v217

Title: Harry Holt. A parody on \"Ben Bolt\"

First Line: Oh! don't you remember Sweet Sal, Harry Holt

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2637

Title: The crafty plough boy

First Line: Please to draw near and the truth I'll declare

Subjects:  Yorkshire (England)

Themes:  Highwaymen

Firth b.27(349)

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Harding B 11(1488)

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Johnson Ballads 2546

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Johnson Ballads 2547a

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Johnson Ballads 3300

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Edition - Bod9557

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 2637

Title: The robber outdone

First Line: Come listen a while and a story I will tell

Subjects:  Yorkshire (England)

Themes:  Highwaymen

Firth c.17(20)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16283

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V7141

Title: Dicky Gossip's visit to Wakefield, on the princess Victoria's birth day. A new comic song

First Line: Good morning, kind gentlefolks, how do you do

Authors:  B---n, T.

Subjects:  Yorkshire (England)

Harding B 2(55)

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Edition - Bod21616

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  See Firth b.25(58/59)


Ballad - Roud Number: 2637

Title: The robber outwitted

First Line: Come listen awhile and a story I will [te]ll

Subjects:  Yorkshire (England)

Themes:  Highwaymen

2806 c.15(126)

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Firth c.17(19)

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Edition - Bod21761

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, 3, Monmouth-Court 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V31213

Title: It's all very fine, but you don't lodge here

First Line: Come high and low, and rich & poor

Tune: My pretty little dear

Subjects:  Yorkshire (England)

Themes:  Countryman in LondonPoliceTheft

2806 c.16(210)

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Harding B 11(1819)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 121

Titles:
Crafty ploughboy; or, the Highwayman outwitted
Crafty ploughboy
Crafty ploughboy; or The highwayman outwitted

First Lines:
Please to draw near and the truth I'll declare
Please to draw near, and the truth I'll declare

Subjects:
Yorkshire (England)
Herefordshire (England)

Themes:
Highwaymen

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 2637

Titles:
The robber outwitted
The robber outdone
The Lincolnshire farmer
The Lincolnshire farmer's daughter

First Lines:
Come listen awhile and a story I will [te]ll
In Lincolnshire lived a rich farmer
Come listen a while and a story I will tell
The Lincolnshire farmer he had a fair wife
A Lincolnshire farmer who had a fair wife
Come listen awhile and a story I will tel[l]
Come listen awhile and a story I will te[ll]

Subjects:
Lincolnshire (England)
Yorkshire (England)

Themes:
Highwaymen
Magicians
Magic
Farmers
Cuckoldry
Adultery
Women

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 5313

Titles:
Bowton's yard

First Lines:
At number one in Bowton's yard my granny keeps a schoo'
At number one, i' Bowton's yard, mi gronny keeps a skoo

Subjects:
Yorkshire (England)
Lancashire (England)

Themes:
Factories
Education

Edition - Bod13628

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 5313

Title: Bowton's yard

First Line: At number one in Bowton's yard my granny keeps a schoo'

Authors:  Laycock, Samuel, 1826-1893

Subjects:  Yorkshire (England)Lancashire (England)

Themes:  EducationFactories

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13851

Title: Far far away

First Line: There is a Josser's land, far, far away!

Harding B 11(425)

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Edition - Bod17810

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Notes:  Another edition appears in a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(3790).

Series Identifier: 217


Ballad - Roud Number: 2637

Title: Crafty ploughboy; or The highwayman outwitted

First Line: Please to draw near and the truth I'll declare

Subjects:  Yorkshire (England)Herefordshire (England)

Themes:  Highwaymen

Firth c.17(18)

Notes:  Slip.


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