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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3515

Titles:
Sweet chiming bells

First Lines:
Like a dream ye comes [sic] to cheer me
Like a dream ye came to cheer me

Themes:
Bells

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 22204

Titles:
Those evening bells
Evening bells

First Lines:
Those evening bells! those evening bells
Those evening bells, those evening bells
Those ev'ning bells, those ev'ning bells
Those ev'ning bells those ev'ning bells

Themes:
Bells

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 13630

Titles:
Ring the bell, watchman
Ring the bell watchman

First Lines:
High in the belfry the old sexton stands
High in the belfry, the old sexton stands

Themes:
Bells

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V183

Titles:
Beautiful bells

First Lines:
Beautiful, beautiful fairy-like bells
Beautiful, beautiful fairy like bells
Beautiful, beautiful, fairy-like bells

Themes:
Bells

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3516

Titles:
Sweet evening bells

First Lines:
Sweet evening bells, sweet evening bells

Themes:
Bells

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8094

Titles:
The bonny bells

First Lines:
O the bonny bonny bells

Themes:
Bells

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8090

Titles:
Merry Christ-Church bells

First Lines:
Hark! the bonny Christ-Church bells

Themes:
Bells

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3517

Titles:
How sweet those merry bells are ringing

First Lines:
How sweet those merry bell [sic] are ringing

Themes:
Bells

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 13793

Titles:
Merry bells of England
The merry bells of England

First Lines:
O the merry bells of England, I love to hear them sound
The merry bells of England! how I love to hear them sound
The merry bells of England how I like to hear them sound
The merry bells of England, how I like to hear them sound

Subjects:
Victoria, queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901

Themes:
Bells

Edition - Bod2395

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: W.S. Fortey, Printer & Publisher, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

Series Identifier: 411


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8742

Title: Take this message to my mother

First Line: Take this message to my mother

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13630

Title: Ring the bell watchman

First Line: High in the belfry, the old sexton stands

Themes:  Bells

Harding B 11(3731)

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Edition - Bod11308

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 22 Goulden-Street Oldham-Road, Manchester; and Sold by H. Andrews St. Peter-Street Leeds

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(3111)


Ballad - Roud Number: 13793

Title: Merry bells of England

First Line: O the merry bells of England, I love to hear them sound

Themes:  Bells

Harding B 17(192b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1871

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1872

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod11978

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson and Son, (late J. Russell,) Printers, Moor-street


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15617

Title: I'm like to be there, an original comic song

First Line: Eh! my feather he not a shilling will give

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15374

Title: The old church bell

First Line: Oh an ancient friend is the old church bell

Tune: Ivy green

Themes:  Bells

Harding B 11(1724)

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Edition - Bod12491

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E.M.A. Hodes [sic], from Pitt's, wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse 31, Dudley Street, (late Monmouth Street,) Seeen [sic] Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13793

Title: Merry bells of England

First Line: The merry bells of England how I like to hear them sound

Themes:  Bells

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4257

Title: Merry days of old

First Line: The merry days, the days of old

Harding B 11(2406)

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Johnson Ballads 556

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Edition - Bod12554

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 1018


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13630

Title: Ring the bell, watchman

First Line: High in the belfry the old sexton stands

Themes:  Bells

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3568

Title: Trifles light as air

First Line: It's not at all an easy thing

Harding B 11(3289)

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Edition - Bod12753

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5297

Title: Give me back my heart again

First Line: Give me back my heart again

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 24506

Title: Chiming bells of long ago

First Line: Like a dream ye come to cheer me

Themes:  Bells

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1791

Title: Only a pansy blossom

First Line: Ah! 'tis only a pansy blossom

Edition - Bod13477

Imprint Names:  Batchelar

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1842

Imprint: Batchelar, Printer, 14 Hackney Road Crescent


Ballad - Roud Number: 13793

Title: The merry bells of England

First Line: The merry bells of England, how I like to hear them sound

Themes:  Bells

Harding B 16(148b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod7473

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 1


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V815

Title: Smile again, bonny lassie

First Line: Smile again, my bonny lassie

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22204

Title: Those evening bells

First Line: Those evening bells, those evening bells

Themes:  Bells

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 229

Title: The little gipsy girl

First Line: My father is king of the gipsies, 'tis true

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V595

Title: May Britain ever rule the main!

First Line: When seated round the festive board

Firth b.27(116)

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Johnson Ballads 3361

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Edition - Bod14743

Imprint Names:  Smith

Imprint Locations:  Bristol

Imprint: Smith, Printer, Broad Mead, Bristol


Ballad - Roud Number: V183

Title: Beautiful bells

First Line: Beautiful, beautiful fairy like bells

Themes:  Bells

Harding B 15(19a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15105

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V15374

Title: The old church bell

First Line: Oh! a mournful sound has the old church bell

Themes:  Bells

Harding B 16(180c)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16440

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13629

Title: Down by the old abbey ruins

First Line: One day as I strayed in a beautiful glade

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 24506

Title: Sweet chiming bells

First Line: Like a dream ye comes [sic] to cheer me

Themes:  Bells

Harding B 20(42)

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Edition - Bod19942

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: Edinburgh cathedral chimes

First Line: Those sweet cathedral chimes, oh, how they charm mine ear

Authors:  D., F.W.

Subjects:  Edinburgh (Scotland)

Themes:  Bells

Johnson Ballads 2468

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Edition - Bod20636

Imprint Names:  Such, H.Watts, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed & Published, by H. Such, 177, (late 123), Union-street, Boro', S.E. and Sold by W. Watts at 83 White Cross-st., St. Luke's

Series Identifier: 360


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12903

Title: O'Connell's green linnet

First Line: On a fine summer's morning the day was dawning

Subjects:  O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V183

Title: Beautiful bells

First Line: Beautiful, beautiful, fairy-like bells

Themes:  Bells

2806 b.10(23)

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Harding B 13(350)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4688

Titles:
Factory bells of England
Factory bells of England. A parody on the Merry bells of England

First Lines:
Oh, the bell of that 'ere factory

Themes:
Factories
Bells

Edition - Bod5842

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodge's, from Pitts, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, [Dudley] Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V183

Title: Beautiful bells

First Line: Beautiful, beautiful fairy-like bells

Themes:  Bells

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V232

Title: Better land

First Line: I hear thee speak of a better land

Themes:  Religion

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V888

Title: By the sad sea waves

First Line: By the sad sea waves I listen while they moan

Performers:  Rainforth, Elizabeth, 1814-1877

Harding B 11(3370)

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Johnson Ballads 467

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Johnson Ballads 468

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Edition - Bod2067

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [184-]

Imprint: [J. Paul] and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials, and 35, Hanover Street, Portsea


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13793

Title: The merry bells of England

First Line: The merry bells of England how I like to hear them sound

Themes:  Bells

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15074

Title: The ladies bustles

First Line: Married men, draw near awhile

Themes:  Fashions

Harding B 11(2407)

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