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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 2687

Titles:
The wandering bard, or The tramping boy
Wandering bard!

First Lines:
I'm the wandering bard of Manchester from scribbling can't refrain
I'm the wandering bard of Manchester

Themes:
Ballad-sellers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3128

Titles:
The wandering bard

First Lines:
I'm a wandering bard of Exeter
I'm the wandering bard of Exeter
I'm the wand'ring bard from Exeter

Themes:
Ballad-sellers

Edition - Bod6158

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V326

Title: Chaunting Benny; or The batch of ballads

First Line: When quite a babe, my parents said, as how I'd got a woice, sir

Themes:  Ballad-sellers

Harding B 16(46c)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod13789

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

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


Ballad

Title: The chaunt seller or, a New batch of ballads

First Line: Come all you chanting vocalists

Themes:  Ballad-sellers

Harding B 11(583)

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Edition - Bod13803

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 38


Ballad - Roud Number: V326

Title: Chanting Benny, or The batch of ballads

First Line: When quite a babe my parents said

Themes:  Ballad-sellers

Harding B 11(568)

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Johnson Ballads 2394

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Edition - Bod7402

Imprint Names:  Williamson, H.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  c.1845

Imprint: Williamson, Printer, Newcastle

Series Identifier: 26


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V251

Title: Billy Nuts the poet

First Line: Beat the drum and blow the fife

Notes:  Verse and prose

Subjects:  O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847

Themes:  Ballad-sellers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15147

Title: Never hold malice!

First Line: Oh, never hold malice! it poisons our life

Firth b.26(530)

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Harding B 11(288)

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Johnson Ballads 1959

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1959; Coloured border.


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Johnson Ballads 1960

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1960; border coloured.


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Johnson d.1773(p. 249v)

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Edition - Bod10086

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V3128

Title: The wandering bard

First Line: I'm the wand'ring bard from Exeter

Themes:  Ballad-sellers

Firth c.21(3)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16248

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, 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V3128

Title: The wandering bard

First Line: I'm the wandering bard of Exeter

Themes:  Ballad-sellers

Harding B 25(1997)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod18217

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1831 and 1837

Imprint: Wright, Printer, Moor-st. Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2687

Title: Wandering bard!

First Line: I'm the wandering bard of Manchester

Themes:  Ballad-sellers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V160

Title: The bag of nails

First Line: My merry gentle-people pray

Harding B 28(204)

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Edition - Bod20338

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Imprint: Published round the corner. Sold Everywhere


Ballad

Title: A ballad Dedicated to the shade of the late Mr. Catnach, of pious memory

First Line: Come all you merry gentlemen

Subjects:  Catnach, James, 1792-1841

Themes:  Ballad-sellers

Johnson Ballads 300

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Edition - Bod22181

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: V326

Title: Chaunting Benny; or, The batch of ballads

First Line: When quite a babe my parents said as how I'd got a woice sir

Themes:  Ballad-sellers

2806 c.16(277)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod19713

Imprint Names:  Read, J.

Imprint Locations:  Reading

Imprint: J. Read, Printer, \"Berks Telegraph\" Office, Reading

Notes:  Richard Rees, Licensed Hawker, No. 1, F., Liverpool


1st Ballad

Title: A tribute to Richard Rees, (known as Cheap John)

First Line: Will you hear a few lines from a plain working-man

Subjects:  Rees, Richard

Themes:  TemperanceBallad-sellers

2nd Ballad

Title: The work among the hills in South Wales

First Line: Read in the papers they're no idle tales

Attributation: By a working man

Subjects:  Rees, Richard

Themes:  Temperance

3rd Ballad

Title: Song

First Line: 'Twas in Tredegar town

Tune: Death of Nelson

Subjects:  Rees, Richard

Themes:  TemperanceBallad-sellers

Johnson Ballads 2029

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6503

Titles:
The Manchester cadger, or Ve vants no vork to do. A favourite characteristic medley song
The Manchester cadger! or Ve vants no vork to do. A favourite characteristic medley song

First Lines:
I am a cunning cadger as ever tramped the town

Themes:
Beggars
Ballad-sellers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12860

Titles:
Innocent mirth
Innocent mirth. A new song

First Lines:
Come gentlemen sit you all merry I'll sing you a song of want
Come geentlemen [sic] sit you all merry
Come gentlemen sit you all merry, I'll sing you a song of want

Themes:
Poverty
Ballad-sellers
Tradesmen

Edition - Bod1664

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V12860

Title: Innocent mirth

First Line: Come gentlemen sit you all merry, I'll sing you a song of want

Themes:  PovertyBallad-sellers

2806 c.18(153)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(902)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3915

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer, 177, Union Street, Boro' S.E. Established 1846

Notes:  Harding B 11(2304) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V6503

Title: The Manchester cadger! or Ve vants no vork to do. A favourite characteristic medley song

First Line: I am a cunning cadger as ever tramped the town

Tune: Various tunes

Notes:  Verse and prose.

Themes:  BeggarsBallad-sellers

Harding B 11(2305)

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Edition - Bod12522

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13894

Title: I've journey'd over many lands

First Line: I've journey'd over many lands

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V326

Title: Chanting Benny, or The batch of ballds [sic]

First Line: When quite a babe my parents said

Themes:  Ballad-sellers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V636

Title: Steady she goes

First Line: Steady she goes, and all is well

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V979

Title: Fair married dames

First Line: Ye fair married dames, who so often deplore

Themes:  Marriage

Harding B 11(3875)

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Edition - Bod12928

Imprint Names:  Wrigley, J., Jr.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Wrigley, Junr., 3, Rochdale Road, Manchester [and] J. Bebbington, Printer, 31, Oldham Road, Manchester

Notes:  J. Wrigley, Jr., bought Bebbington's plates

Series Identifier: 435


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2687

Title: The wandering bard, or The tramping boy

First Line: I'm the wandering bard of Manchester from scribbling can't refrain

Themes:  Ballad-sellers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5386

Title: Poll she was my wife

First Line: Full sixteen years I've plough'd the faithless ocean

Themes:  Sailors

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1982

Title: A man's best friend

First Line: Of my wife I will sing in praise

Harding B 11(3049)

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Edition - Bod13814

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 579


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V326

Title: Chaunting Benny, or The batch of ballads

First Line: When quite a babe my parents said as how I'd got a woice sir

Themes:  Ballad-sellers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1261

Title: Cluster of nuts

First Line: As me and my mistress were riding down by the green-wood side

Themes:  Adultery

Harding B 11(582)

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Edition - Bod7422

Imprint Names:  Povey, L.

Imprint Locations:  Berkeley

Date  18--

Imprint: Lewis Povey, Printer, Berkeley


1st Ballad

Title: The disobedient daughter

First Line: If you want a good hymn pray buy one of me

Themes:  ReligionBallad-sellers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V30052

Title: The saints sweet home

First Line: Mid scenes of confusion and creatures complaints

Themes:  Religion

Firth b.26(6)

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Firth b.34(86)

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Firth b.34(87)

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Edition - Bod10386

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1852

Imprint: ... Poet's Box, ... [1]st February 1852


Ballad - Roud Number: 1573

Title: Beggars and ballad-singers

First Line: Merry Proteus of old, as by Ovid we're told

Tune: The artful dodgers

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  BeggarsBallad-sellers

Firth c.21(2)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip.


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Edition - Bod14127

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 12


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1442

Title: Down by the dark arches

First Line: As I walked out one day in the month of July

Themes:  ProstitutionPoliceBallad-sellers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 48

Title: Lord Lovel

First Line: Lord Lovel he stood at his castle gate

Harding B 11(955)

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Edition - Bod14858

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer, 177, Union Street, Boro' S.E. Established 1846

Notes:  Harding B 11(2305) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 272


Ballad - Roud Number: V6503

Title: The Manchester cadger! or Ve vants no vork to do. A favourite characteristic medley song

First Line: I am a cunning cadger as ever tramped the town

Tune: Various tunes

Notes:  Verse and prose.

Themes:  BeggarsBallad-sellers

Harding B 11(2304)

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Edition - Bod15004

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Printed for W. Armstrong, Banastre-street


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1544

Title: Duke William's frolic

First Line: Duke William and a nobleman, heros of England's nation

Subjects:  Cumberland, William Augustus, Duke of, 1721-1765

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2687

Title: Wandering bird

First Line: I'm the wand'ring bird of Manchester, from scrib'ling can't refrain

Themes:  Ballad-sellers

Harding B 28(82)

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Edition - Bod16469


Ballad - Roud Number: V16466

Title: The ballad singer. A new song

First Line: Gentle people as ye throng

Themes:  PovertyBallad-sellers

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