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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7257

Titles:
A new dramatic alphabet

First Lines:
While on the tramp one night, I chanced a friend to meet

Themes:
Actors

Edition - Bod21329

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Preston

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads. See Firth c.26(4); Firth c.26(82)

Series Identifier: 323


Ballad - Roud Number: V7257

Title: A new dramatic alphabet

First Line: While on the tramp one night, I chanced a friend to meet

Tune: Dicky birds

Themes:  Actors

2806 c.13(297)

Notes:  Slip.


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9281

Titles:
It's only the way it was play'd on the stage
It is only the way it was played on the stage

First Lines:
To a fashionable theatre one evening I went
T[o] a fashionable theatre one evening I went

Themes:
Theaters
Actors

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12010

Titles:
The green room scuffle or, Drury lane in an uproar

First Lines:
Ye peers, ye citts, and beaux

Subjects:
MacSwiney, Mr
Barry, Mr
Woffington, Margaret, d. 1760
Clive, Mrs

Themes:
Theatres
Actors

Edition - Bod8651

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20744

Title: Dorkins's night or The actor and child

First Line: 'Twas Dorkins's night, and the house was a sight

Themes:  Actors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V33951

Title: Old timber toes

First Line: 'Twas off Sebastopol my boys

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.13(235)

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Edition - Bod19226

Imprint Names:  G. Foster

Imprint Locations:  London

Ballad - Roud Number: V12010

Title: The green room scuffle or, Drury lane in an uproar

First Line: Ye peers, ye citts, and beaux

Subjects:  Woffington, Margaret, d. 1760Barry, MrClive, MrsMacSwiney, Mr

Themes:  ActorsTheatres

Edition - Bod6887

Imprint Names:  McCall, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1857 and 1877

Imprint: W. M'Call, Printer, Cartwright Place, Byrom-street, Liverpool

Series Identifier: 49


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13889

Title: The banks of Doon

First Line: Ye banks and braes of bonny Doon

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V248

Title: The bill sticker

First Line: I'm Sammy Slap the bill-sticker, and you must all agree, sirs

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  BillpostingNelson MemorialActors

Firth b.25(548)

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Harding B 11(142)

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Edition - Bod11577

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, Preston

Series Identifier: 352


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13889

Title: The banks o' Doon

First Line: Ye banks and braes of bonny Doon

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V248

Title: The bill sticker

First Line: I'm Sammy Slap the bill-sticker, and you must all agree, sirs

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  BillpostingNelson MemorialActors

Harding B 11(141)

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Edition - Bod12592

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1829

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, No. 10, Great St. Andrew-Street, (wholesale and retail,) Seven Dials, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1288

Title: Betsy Baker

First Line: From noise and bustle far away

Themes:  EducationMedicineActors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2888

Title: Love among the roses

First Line: Young Love flew to the Paphian bower

Harding B 11(257)

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Johnson Ballads 9

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Edition - Bod12613

Imprint Names:  Pannell, J.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Imprint: J. Pannell, Printer, 24, Byrom Street, Liverpool


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1288

Title: Betsey Baker

First Line: From noise and bustle far away, hard work my time employing

Themes:  EducationMedicineActors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20835

Title: The fourth William and God bless him

First Line: Be the laurel entwin'd round the brave

Subjects:  William IV, King of Great Britain, 1765-1837

Harding B 11(258)

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Edition - Bod10759

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Preston

Series Identifier: 322


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4436

Title: Peter him say nothing

First Line: Massa girl him keep

Tune: Bob and Joan

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7257

Title: A new dramatic alphabet

First Line: While on the tramp one night, I chanced a friend to meet

Tune: Dicky birds

Themes:  Actors

Firth c.26(4)

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Firth c.26(82)

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Edition - Bod16223

Imprint Names:  Moore, J.

Imprint Locations:  Belfast

Date  between 1846 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and sold only at the \"Poet's Box\" and General Printing Office, Castle-ct.


Ballad - Roud Number: V23942

Title: Othello

First Line: All you who are disciples of Melpomene or Thespis

Subjects:  Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsyActorsTheaters

Harding B 26(488)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21928

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 792


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 23533

Title: Poor old Joe

First Line: Gone are the days, when my heart was young and gay

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V17081

Title: Of what is the old man thinking?

First Line: Of what is the old man thinking

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V9281

Title: It is only the way it was played on the stage

First Line: To a fashionable theatre one evening I went

Authors:  Rowley, J.W., 1847-1925

Themes:  ActorsTheaters

Harding B 11(2773)

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Harding B 11(3098)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V248

Titles:
Sammy Slap the bill sticker
Sammy Slap the bill-sticker
The bill sticker

First Lines:
I'm Sammy Slap the bill-sticker, and you must all agree, sirs
I'm Sammy Slap the bill-sticker
I am Sammy Slap the bill-sticker, and you must all agree, sirs
I'm Sammy Slap, the bill sticker and you must all agree, sirs
I'm Sammy Slap, the bill-sticker, and you must all agree, sirs
I'm Sammy Slap the bill-sticker, and you must all agree sirs

Subjects:
London (England)

Themes:
Billposting
Actors
Newspapers
Nelson Memorial

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1288

Titles:
Betsy Baker
My Johnny was a shoemaker
Betsey Baker

First Lines:
My Johnny was a shoemaker
Down, down in our village
From noise and bustle for away
From noise and bustle far away
From noise and bustle far away, hard work my time employing

Themes:
Sailors
Actors
Doctors
Medicine
Rejected suitor
Education

Edition - Bod1034

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed and Sold by James Catnach, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Two titles on an uncut sheet


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7181

Title: The tiger hunters. A glee

First Line: O'er dreary wastes and deserts wild

Themes:  Hunting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 8516

Title: My ain kind deary, O

First Line: Will ye gang o'er the lee-rigg

Performers:  Broadhurst, Mr.

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1288

Title: Betsy Baker

First Line: From noise and bustle for away

Themes:  EducationActorsDoctors

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V6110

Title: Julia to the wood robin

First Line: Stay sweet enchanter of the grove

Performers:  Bland, Maria Theresa, 1769-1838

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V11462

Title: The bower. Favourite song from the Oracle

First Line: I've been to my bower, for I love it's retreat

Performers:  Cawse, Harriet, 1812-1889

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V13801

Title: Let us seek

First Line: Let us seek the yellow shore

Performers:  Bradshaw, Ann Maria, 1801-1862

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V28179

Title: Mary's love

First Line: My morn of life how gay, how blest

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V1600

Title: Fair Ellen

First Line: Fair Ellen like a lily grew

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V5870

Title: Where shall the lover rest

First Line: Where shall the lover rest

Authors:  Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V2124

Title: Kelvin grove

First Line: Let us haste to Kelvin grove

Performers:  Braham, John, 1774-1856

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V9566

Title: Isabel

First Line: Wake! dearest wake! and again united

Performers:  Stephens, Catherine, 1794-1882

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V24940

Title: Epping hunt

First Line: All the fun is beginning, broad day is approaching

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Hunting

13th Ballad - Roud Number: 250

Title: Jock of Hazel Dean

First Line: Why weep ye by the tyde lady?

Authors:  Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V9065

Title: The Spanish madrigal

First Line: For me my fair a wreath has wove

15th Ballad - Roud Number: V989

Title: The answer to My heart and lute

First Line: Your heart and lute you frankly say

16th Ballad - Roud Number: V3821

Title: Susanna

First Line: Ask if yon damask rose be sweet

17th Ballad - Roud Number: V12383

Title: The graceful move

First Line: When first I saw thee graceful move

18th Ballad - Roud Number: 13775

Title: How sweet in the woodlands

First Line: How sweet in the woodlands, with fleet hound and horn

Themes:  Pastoral

Firth b.25(85/86)

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