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Edition - Bod13098

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V220

Title: The bloom is on the rye

First Line: My pretty Jane my dearest Jane

Authors:  Fitzball, Edward, 1792-1873

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V143

Title: Oh! bring me but my Arab steed

First Line: Oh! bring me but my Arab steed

Themes:  Arab horse

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V496

Title: All the lads in the village come wooing to me

First Line: While the girls in the village are dressing and gadding

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V881

Title: The butterfly was a gentleman

First Line: The butterfly was a gentleman

Harding B 11(332)

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Edition - Bod14972

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer

Notes:  Harding B 17(12b) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V143

Title: Arab steed

First Line: Oh, bring me but my Arab steed

Themes:  Arab horse

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V434

Title: Light bark

First Line: Off! said the stranger; off, off, and away!

Harding B 17(12a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1906

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1920b

Notes:  Slip.

Edition - Bod21135

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, Church street, Preston

Series Identifier: 178


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V182

Title: Biddy, the basket woman!

First Line: If ever you go to London town

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V143

Title: The Arab steed

First Line: Oh! bring me but my Arab steed

Themes:  Arab horse

2806 c.13(109)

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Edition - Bod22115

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer

Notes:  Harding B 17(12a) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V143

Title: Arab steed

First Line: Oh, bring me but my Arab steed

Themes:  Arab horse

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V434

Title: Light bark

First Line: Off! said the stranger; off, off, and away!

Harding B 17(12b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V143

Titles:
The Arab steed
Arab steed
Oh! bring me but my Arab steed
Oh, bring me but my Arab steed

First Lines:
Oh bring me but my Arab steed
Oh, give me but my Arab steed
Oh! bring me but my Arab steed
Oh, bring me but my Arab steed

Themes:
Arab horse
War
Soldiers

Edition - Bod6570

Imprint Names:  Forth, W.

Imprint Locations:  Bridlington

Imprint: Forth, Printer, Bridlington

Series Identifier: 145


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1

Title: The gipsy laddy

First Line: There were seven gipsies in a gang

Themes:  GipsiesMarriage - desertion

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V143

Title: The Arab steed

First Line: Oh, bring me but my Arab steed

Themes:  Arab horse

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V7191

Title: The deep, deep sea

First Line: Oh come with me, my love

Firth b.25(220)

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Harding B 11(1318)

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Edition - Bod9992

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1855 and 1861

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble Ware[ho]use 26, Grafton Street, Soho, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 22376

Title: The slave chase

First Line: Set every stitch o[f] canvas to woo the fresh'ning wind

Subjects:  Cuba

Themes:  Slave trade

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17552

Title: Sweet little creature

First Line: O well do I remember a sweet little creature

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V143

Title: The Arab steed

First Line: Oh bring me but my Arab steed

Themes:  WarArab horse

Harding B 11(100)

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Edition - Bod6569

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1851

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39 Great St. Andrew street, Seven Dials, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1718

Title: The dandy Broadway swell

First Line: You talk ob dandy niggers, but you neber saw dis croon

Themes:  FashionsBlackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 738

Title: Buffalo gals

First Line: As I went lumb'ring down de street

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V143

Title: Arab steed

First Line: Oh, bring me but my Arab steed

Themes:  Arab horse

Firth b.25(22)

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Harding B 11(785)

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