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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V2981

Titles:
The brewer's pig, a parody on the \"Return of the admiral\"

First Lines:
How gladly, how merrily, we went along to sea

Themes:
Butchers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1516

Titles:
The butcher's overthrow
Butcher's overthrow

First Lines:
If you'll listen to my song, I'll tell you of my woes

Themes:
Butchers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1519

Titles:
The absent-minded butcher. With apologies to Rudyard Kipling

First Lines:
When you've had your Sunday dinner; when you've done your mid- day meal

Themes:
Butchers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V14374

Titles:
The Somerstown sausage maker

First Lines:
In --- street in Somers town

Themes:
Butchers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4177

Titles:
Jolly young butcher

First Lines:
I'm a jolly young blade

Themes:
Butchers

Edition - Bod14266

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1787

Imprint: Publish'd Jany 26 1787 by I. Evans No. 42 Long Lane West- Smithfield

Notes:  An engraving. Harding B 21(21) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4177

Title: Jolly young butcher

First Line: I'm a jolly young blade

Themes:  Butchers

Harding B 12(46)

Notes:  Coloured illustration.


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Edition - Bod9622

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Firth b.27(37) is another impression but with a different first ballad


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V14374

Title: The Somerstown sausage maker

First Line: In --- street in Somers town

Themes:  Butchers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V154

Title: Mary, Mary, list, awake

First Line: Mary, dear Mary, list! awake

Firth c.17(290)

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Harding B 11(3591)

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Edition - Bod9951

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1812

Imprint: Published Feby 25 1812 b [sic] J. Pitts No. 14 Great St. Andrew Street Seven Dials

Notes:  An engraving.


Ballad - Roud Number: V529

Title: Parody on the Bee proffer's honey

First Line: A kid of a boozy staggering mien

Themes:  Butchers

Firth c.19(1)

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Harding B 12(72)

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Edition - Bod16644

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1787

Notes:  An engraving. See Harding B 12(46) for imprint.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4177

Title: Jolly young butcher

First Line: I'm a jolly young blade

Themes:  Butchers

Harding B 21(21)

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Edition - Bod19811

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V1519

Title: The absent-minded butcher. With apologies to Rudyard Kipling

First Line: When you've had your Sunday dinner; when you've done your mid- day meal

Authors:  Bell, L.

Themes:  Butchers

Johnson Ballads 2290

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 13839

Titles:
Butcher spare that lamb: A parody on Woodman spair [sic] that tree
Butcher spare that lamb
Butcher, spare that lamb

First Lines:
Butcher spare that lamb
Butcher, spare that lamb

Themes:
Butchers
Pets

Edition - Bod8305

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer & Publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro'. S.E.

Series Identifier: 421


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1516

Title: The butcher's overthrow

First Line: If you'll listen to my song, I'll tell you of my woes

Themes:  Butchers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1282

Title: All round the room I waltz'd with Ellen Taylor

First Line: All round the room I waltz'd with Ellen Taylor

Notes:  Verse and prose

Subjects:  Islington (England)Margate (England)

Themes:  Dancing

Firth c.18(273)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5392

Titles:
Polly Flowers

First Lines:
Most folks fall in love no doubt

Themes:
Butchers
Rejected suitor

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 174

Titles:
Cunning cobler done over
Cunning cobbler done over
The cunning cobbler done over
The cunning cobbler done over!

First Lines:
A story, a story to you I will tell
A story, a story, to you I will tell

Themes:
Shoemakers
Butchers
Tradesmen
Adultery

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V529

Titles:
Parody on the Bee proffer's honey

First Lines:
A kid of a boozy staggering mien

Themes:
Butchers
Drunkenness
Fighting

Edition - Bod3083

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed by W. Fortey (late A. Ryle & Co.) Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


Ballad - Roud Number: V18537

Title: Mr. Bubbs' evening party

First Line: Mr. Bubbs, a respectable Leadenhall slaughterman

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Social statusButchersParties

Firth c.19(229)

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Harding B 11(2455)

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Edition - Bod11462

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20951

Title: A full bench of magistrates in preference to a stipendiary

First Line: 'Tis clap-trap and humbug, a fiddle-de-dee

Authors:  Sanderson, Thomas

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Local government

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2981

Title: The brewer's pig, a parody on the \"Return of the admiral\"

First Line: How gladly, how merrily, we went along to sea

Attributation: By the late James Dowell, joiner and builder, George Street, Sunderland

Authors:  Dowell, James

Themes:  Butchers

Harding B 11(1268)

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Edition - Bod12520

Imprint Names:  Neesom, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Published at Neesom's Song Mart 93, Brick Lane, Spitalfields Near the Railway Arch


Ballad

Title: Mrs Fubbs powder'd ball

First Line: Some folks have very lofty views

Themes:  AmusementsDancingButchers

Harding B 11(2444)

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Edition - Bod12597

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12611

Title: My lord Tomnoddy

First Line: My lord Tomnoddy got up one day

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  TavernsDandiesEntertainments

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13839

Title: Butcher, spare that lamb

First Line: Butcher, spare that lamb

Themes:  Butchers

Harding B 11(2555)

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Edition - Bod9467

Imprint Names:  Forth, J.

Imprint Locations:  Pocklington

Imprint: John Forth, Printer, Pocklington

Series Identifier: 248


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13774

Title: Ever of thee

First Line: Ever of thee I'm fondly dreaming

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17

Title: The three butchers

First Line: It was Ips, Gips, and Johnson, as I have heard them say

Subjects:  Northumberland (England)

Themes:  MurderHighwaymenButchers

Firth c.17(1)

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Edition - Bod9630

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 17

Title: Ips, Gips, and Johnson; or, the three butchers

First Line: It was Ips, Gips, and Johnson, as I've heard many say

Subjects:  Northumberland (England)

Themes:  MurderHighwaymenButchers

Firth c.17(3)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9651

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 17

Title: The three merry butchers and ten highwaymen

First Line: I'll tell you of a story

References:

ESTC: N6073

Themes:  MurderHighwaymenButchers

Firth c.17(4)

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Harding B 3(5)

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Edition - Bod19897

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: 1235

Title: Here's a health to all good lasses

First Line: Here's a health to all good lasses

Themes:  Drinking

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5392

Title: Polly Flowers

First Line: Most folks fall in love no doubt

Themes:  Rejected suitorButchers

Johnson Ballads 2996

Notes:  Cropped bottom left corner


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Edition - Bod1303

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, 121, Church-street, Preston

Series Identifier: 390


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15168

Title: Woman's pride

First Line: You men and you wives lend an ear to my song

Themes:  FarmersFashions

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 174

Title: Cunning cobbler done over

First Line: A story, a story to you I will tell

Themes:  AdulteryShoemakersButchers

2806 c.13(123)

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Edition - Bod13741

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V31929

Title: The butcher boy

First Line: My name is Bobby Smith, it's true

Themes:  ServantsTradesmenButchers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20779

Title: Didn't she seem to like it

First Line: On Easter Monday I went out for a spree

Themes:  TheftDining

Harding B 11(501)

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