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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5758

Titles:
Not a trap was heard. A parody on Not a drum was heard
Not a trap was heard. A parody on 'Not a drum was heard'

First Lines:
Not a trap was heard or a charley's note

Themes:
Body-snatching

Edition - Bod2142

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.Goodwin, D.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J, Pitts, Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew's-street, Seven Dials. Sold also by D. Goodwin, 204, White Chapel Road, near the London Hospital


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13873

Title: Not a drum was heard

First Line: Not a drum was heard, nor a funeral note

Authors:  Wolfe, Charles, 1791-1823

Subjects:  Moore, John, Sir, 1761-1809

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5758

Title: Not a trap was heard. A parody on Not a drum was heard

First Line: Not a trap was heard or a charley's note

Themes:  Body-snatching

Harding B 11(2725)

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Edition - Bod13067

Imprint Names:  Stephenson

Imprint Locations:  Gateshead

Date  between 1821 and 1850

Imprint: Stephenson, Printer, Gateshead


1st Ballad

Title: The resurrection men

First Line: Good people all attention give

Themes:  Body-snatching

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13037

Title: Rab Rorison's bonnet

First Line: Ye'll a' hear tell o' Rab Rorison's bonnet

Harding B 11(3266)

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Edition - Bod9637

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Pitts, Toy and Marble Warehouse 6, Great St. Andrew street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V5758

Title: Not a trap was heard. A parody on 'Not a drum was heard'

First Line: Not a trap was heard or a charley's note

Notes:  The same setting of type, but with a different cut, appears in a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(2725)

Themes:  Body-snatching

Firth c.17(309)

Notes:  Another ballad is printed on the reverse Slip.


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Edition - Bod22037

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson & Son, Printers, 21, Moor-street, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V5758

Title: Not a trap was heard

First Line: Not a trap was heard, or a charley's not [sic]

Themes:  Body-snatching

2806 c.16(35)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(174a)

Notes:  Slip


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5137

Titles:
The dead, alive

First Lines:
A man at an alehouse was sitting one night

Themes:
Body-snatching
Drunkenness

Edition - Bod1351

Imprint Names:  Lindsay, J.

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  between 1851 and 1910

Imprint: Sold by James Lindsay, Printer and Wholesale Stationer, 11 King et [sic], (off Trongate), Glasgow

Series Identifier: 26


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3326

Title: The bonnie lasses' answer

First Line: Farewell to Glasgow

Subjects:  Glasgow (Scotland)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2310

Title: The black cook, or The doctor outwitted

First Line: I will tell you a trick, that was played the other night

Subjects:  Glasgow (Scotland)

Themes:  SailorsDoctorsBody-snatching

2806 c.14(57)

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Edition - Bod2258

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, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20277

Title: The resurrectionists

First Line: Come listen awhile and a story I'll tell

Themes:  Body-snatching

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1906

Title: Jack Williams the boatswain

First Line: I am a boatswain by my trade

Themes:  Robbery

Harding B 11(3265)

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Edition - Bod11455

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15050

Title: As I read the placard down

First Line: One day when I was walking through the busy streets of Leeds

Subjects:  Leeds (England)Bonaparte, Napoleon Eugene Louis Jean Joseph, Prince Imperial, 1856-1879Edward VII, King of Great Britain, 1841-1910

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16085

Title: Pity the poor brokenhearted

First Line: We are two victims of cruel misfortune

Performers:  Kenlon and BlairColon and Call

Themes:  PovertyDrinkingBody-snatching

Harding B 11(109)

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Edition - Bod11486

Imprint Names:  Bailey, S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1799 and 1804

Imprint: S. Bailey, Printer, No. 50, Bishopsgate within


Ballad - Roud Number: V5137

Title: The dead, alive

First Line: A man at an alehouse was sitting one night

References:

ESTC: N71729

Themes:  DrunkennessBody-snatching

Harding B 11(813)

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Edition - Bod9641

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7963

Title: The king of the Cannibal islands

First Line: Oh! have you heard the news of late

Themes:  Savages

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20277

Title: The resurrectionists

First Line: Come listen awhile and a story I'll tell

Themes:  Body-snatching

Firth c.17(312)

Notes:  Slip Slip


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Edition - Bod7689

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2310

Title: The doctor outwitted

First Line: I'll tell you a trick that was played the other evening

Themes:  PhysiciansAfricansBody-snatching

2nd Ballad

Title: The lazy lurdane

First Line: You men and maidens attention I pray

Themes:  Marriage

Firth b.27(445)

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Firth c.13(297)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 2310

Titles:
The doctor outwitted
The doctor cheated
The black cook, or The doctor outwitted

First Lines:
I'll tell you a trick that was played the other evening
I'll tell you a trick that was play'd t'other evening
I will tell you a trick, that was played the other night

Subjects:
Glasgow (Scotland)

Themes:
Physicians
Sailors
Africans
Body-snatching
Doctors

Edition - Bod14428

Imprint Names:  Stephenson

Imprint Locations:  Gateshead

Date  between 1821 and 1850

Imprint: Stephenson, Printer, Gateshead


Ballad

Title: A new song

First Line: Good people all I pray attend

Subjects:  Burke, William, 1792-1829Hare, William

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryBody-snatchingExecutions - 19th century

Harding B 14(191)

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