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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4738

Titles:
The ballad singer's list

First Lines:
You know I'm always singing songs

Themes:
Ballads

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V326

Titles:
Chanting Benny, or the Batch of ballads

First Lines:
When quite a babe my parents said

Themes:
Ballads

Edition - Bod1456

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: V1152

Title: Hole in the ballad

First Line: [Y]our laughter I'll try to provoke

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1768-1833

Themes:  Ballads

2806 c.17(169)

Notes:  Torn left edge Slip


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Edition - Bod2325

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V26424

Title: Singing for the million

First Line: Oh! England is a curious nation

Themes:  Ballads

Harding B 11(3525)

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Edition - Bod11653

Imprint Names:  Mitchelson, W.I.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Mitchelson, Printer, 51 Turnmill Street, Clerkenwell Green


Ballad - Roud Number: V4738

Title: The ballad singer's list

First Line: You know I'm always singing songs

Tune: When first I come to Lunnun

Authors:  Sykes

Themes:  Ballads

Harding B 11(133)

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Edition - Bod13406

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

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


Ballad

Title: A comic medley

First Line: One spring morning early, a squire was straying

Notes:  This medley consists of short extracts from a number of ballads

Themes:  Ballads

Harding B 11(670)

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Edition - Bod13897

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.

Series Identifier: 733


Ballad

Title: The comic song of songs

First Line: I'm a minstrel my friends and indeed its no lies

Themes:  Ballads

Harding B 11(671)

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Edition - Bod9298

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, Printer, 6, Chadderton-street, off Oldham Road, Manchester


1st Ballad

Title: A new song of songs

First Line: I saw a young man from the country

Themes:  Ballads

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4141

Title: Bra' lass will ye gang to North Highlands, wi' me

First Line: As down in yon meadow, and there I did see

Subjects:  Scotland

Firth c.26(258)

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Edition - Bod17536

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Jennings, 15, Water-lane, Fleet- street


Ballad - Roud Number: V1152

Title: The hole in the ballad

First Line: Your laughter I'll try to provoke

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1768-1833

Themes:  Ballads

Harding B 25(851)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20890

Imprint Names:  Wrigley, J., Jr.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail by J. Wrigley, 8, Rochdale Road, Manchester. N.B. Having purchased all Bebbington's Stereotype Plates, Shopkeepers and Hawkers can be supplied with Hymns, Ballads, &c., ...


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4460

Title: Rosalie, the prairie flower

First Line: On the distant prairie, where the heather wild

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15823

Title: Song of songs

First Line: Childhood's days now pass before me

Themes:  Ballads

Firth c.26(242)

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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

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3130

Titles:
The bard of Seven Dials

First Lines:
I'm Billy Nuts, wot always cuts

Themes:
Ballad writers

Edition - Bod4851

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V25222

Title: Bread and cheese, and kisses

First Line: One night my sweetheart came to woo

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2139

Title: The new national patent steam washing company

First Line: Dukes, bishops, earls, lords, they have all got a share

Tune: Noddin

Performers:  Taylor, C.

Performance Locations:  Vauxhall Gardens

Themes:  Laundrymen

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1243

Title: The hearty good fellow

First Line: I am a hearty good fellow

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V3731

Title: The full new moon

First Line: The full new moon is old my love

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V2891

Title: Just like love

First Line: Just like love is yonder rose

Authors:  Strangford, Percy Clinton Sydney Smythe, Viscount, 1780-1855

6th Ballad

Title: [None]

First Line: Nurse of smiles! come, soothing hope

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 18858

Title: Birds of a feather

First Line: Our life's a day's journey to you I will say

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: Among the green bushes, &c

First Line: As I walk'd through the meadows one morning in May

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 8476

Title: Blink o'er the burn

First Line: Young Sandy is a dowdy lad

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V23443

Title: Lira, lira, la

First Line: Little thinks the townsman's wife

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V18660

Title: The pigs among the roses

First Line: The pigs in Gaffer's garden stray'd

12th Ballad - Roud Number: 250

Title: Jock o' Hazel Dean

First Line: Why weep ye by the tide lady?

Authors:  Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832

Performers:  Paton, Mary Ann, 1802-1864

13th Ballad

Title: A favourite song

First Line: Tho' I am now a very little lad

Tune: My love was born in Aberdeen

14th Ballad - Roud Number: 8516

Title: My ain kind deary, O

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

Performers:  Broadhurst, Mr.

15th Ballad - Roud Number: V1152

Title: Hole in the ballad

First Line: Your laughter I'll try to provoke

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1768-1833

Themes:  Ballads

16th Ballad - Roud Number: V14806

Title: Brixton in a morning. A parody on Shakespeare's Hark, the lark

First Line: Hark the kids their darbies ring!

Johnson Ballads fol. 30

Notes:  Title cropped. One ballad has been cut out from the right hand column.


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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 - Bod11595

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth b.34(10).


Ballad - Roud Number: V3130

Title: The bard of Seven Dials

First Line: I'm Billy Nuts, wot always cuts

Tune: Literary dustman

Themes:  Ballad writers

Firth c.21(5)

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 - Bod10863

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V26507

Title: Jimmy Jumps the rhymer

First Line: Oh, you've heard all talk of Billy Nuts

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Ballad writers

Firth c.26(7)

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Edition - Bod8582

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: Printed and Published by H. Such, 123, Union Street, Borough

Series Identifier: 44


Ballad - Roud Number: V26507

Title: Jimmy Jumps the rhymer!

First Line: Oh, you've heard talk of Billy Nuts

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Ballad writers

Firth c.21(7)

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Edition - Bod9948

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V251

Title: Billy Nutts the poet

First Line: I'm Billy Nutts, wot always cuts

Tune: Literary dustman

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Ballad writers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5485

Title: The wolf

First Line: At the peaceful midnight hour

Firth c.21(4)

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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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