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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9382

Titles:
The woody queresters: or, The birds harmony
The woody choristers: or, The birds harmony. In two parts
The woody choristers: or, The birds of harmony. In two parts

First Lines:
Oh! says the cuckoo, loud and stout
Oh! said the cuckow, loud and stout
Oh! says the cuckow, loud and stout

Themes:
Birds

Edition - Bod20488

Imprint Names:  Harper, R.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1642

Imprint: Printed at London for Richard Harper, at the Bible and Harpe in Smithfield 1642


Ballad

Title: My bird is a Round-head

First Line: As I to London tooke my way

Tune: Let us to the wars again

Authors:  Crouch, Humphrey

References:

ESTC: R175861

Themes:  Birds

Ashm. H 23(24)

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Edition - Bod23549

Imprint Names:  Vere, T.Wright, J.Clarke, J.Thackeray, W.Passinger, T.Coles, M.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1680 and 1682

Imprint: Printed for M. Coles. T. Vere. J. Wright. J. Clark. W Thackery, and T, Passenger


Ballad - Roud Number: V9388

Title: The birds harmony

First Line: As I was walking in the shade

Tune: The delights of the bottle, etc

References:

ESTC: R232880

Themes:  Birds

Douce Ballads 1(13b)

Notes:  Sheet divided; cropped top and left edges


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Edition - Bod23556

Imprint Names:  Walter, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1700]

Imprint: Printed for J. Walter, at the Golden Ball, in Pye-Corner


Ballad - Roud Number: V29922

Title: The birds lamentation

First Line: Oh! says the cuckoo loud and stout

Tune: The bird-catcher's delight

References:

ESTC: R232884

Themes:  Birds

Douce Ballads 1(17b)

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Edition - Bod23927

Imprint Names:  Norris, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1711 and 1732

Imprint: London: Printed and sold by T. Norris, at the Looking-glass on London bridge. And sold by J. Walter


Ballad - Roud Number: V9382

Title: The woody queresters: or, The birds harmony

First Line: Oh! says the cuckoo, loud and stout

Tune: The bird-catcher's delight

References:

ESTC: N69927

Themes:  Birds

Douce Ballads 2(243b)

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Edition - Bod23969

Imprint Names:  Kell, R.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed for R. Kell, at the Blew-Anchor near Pye-corner


Ballad

Title: The young man and maids recreation or, The spring birds notes

First Line: My dearest lets walk through the meaddows this weather

Tune: Charon make haste

References:

ESTC: R234174

Themes:  Birds

Douce Ballads 2(265b)

Notes:  Cropped top and bottom edges


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Edition - Bod24000

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V9382

Title: The woody choristers: or, The birds of harmony. In two parts

First Line: Oh! says the cuckow, loud and stout

Tune: The bird-catchers delight

References:

ESTC: N68222

Themes:  Birds

Douce Ballads 3(108a)

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Edition - Bod24005

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V9382

Title: The woody choristers: or, The birds harmony. In two parts

First Line: Oh! said the cuckow, loud and stout

References:

ESTC: N70885

Themes:  Birds

Douce Ballads 3(110a)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9388

Titles:
The birds harmony
An election rencounter

First Lines:
See, with what noble patriarch zeal
As I was walking in the shade

Themes:
Birds
Parliamentary elections, Durham

Edition - Bod10853

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  1710

Imprint: Printed in the Year, 1710


Ballad

Title: Out with 'em while you are about it

First Line: There was a fellow hard at work a sowing

Authors:  Pittis, William, 1674-1724

References:

ESTC: T125118

Themes:  FablesBirdsSpeech

Harding B 5(3)

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Edition - Bod23179

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.Clarke, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1674 and 1679

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, J. Wright, and J. Clarke

Notes:  A complete version of the woodcut appears in Firth b.20(25) and Wood 401(179).


Ballad

Title: The Frenchmens wonder; or, The battle of the birds

First Line: Come give attention young and old

Tune: In summer time

Notes:  With a prose account

References:

ESTC: R12146

Themes:  BirdsNatural wonders

4o Rawl. 566(78)

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Wood E 25(64)

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