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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8412

Titles:
The Yeldham yield or, The fate of the fruitful!

First Lines:
Why grieve they so at Yeldham, pray?

Themes:
Childbirth

Edition - Bod10252

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  1862

Notes:  With an extract from the Braintree Advertiser, January 22, 1862


Ballad - Roud Number: V8412

Title: The Yeldham yield or, The fate of the fruitful!

First Line: Why grieve they so at Yeldham, pray?

Authors:  Merciful Malthusian (Pseudonym)

Themes:  Childbirth

Firth c.20(200)

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Edition - Bod11603

Imprint Names:  Fordyce, W.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  between 1828 and 1837

Imprint: W. Fordyce, Printer, 48, Dean-Street, Newcastle

Series Identifier: 89


1st Ballad

Title: Funny wedding

First Line: Glasgow (Scotland)

Themes:  MarriageChildbirth

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 233

Title: Duke of Marlborough

First Line: You generals all and champions bold

Subjects:  Marlborough, John Churchill, Duke of, 1650-1722

Harding B 11(1272)

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Edition - Bod23746

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:  For a complete impression of the second illustration, see Douce Ballads 2(251ar)


Ballad - Roud Number: V32400

Title: The mistaken mid-wife, or, Mother Mid-night finely brought to bed

First Line: A midwife lately in this town

Tune: I am a jovial batchelor

References:

ESTC: R41505

Themes:  ChildbirthDeception

Douce Ballads 2(148b)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4528

Titles:
[My] wife's first baby
My wife's first baby

First Lines:
The other night I lay in my bed
The other night as I lay in my bed

Themes:
Childbirth
Paternity
Family life

Edition - Bod6636

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 34


Ballad - Roud Number: V4528

Title: My wife's first baby

First Line: The other night I lay in my bed

Themes:  ChildbirthFamily life

Firth b.27(513)

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Firth c.26(99)

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Edition - Bod13831

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 73


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15420

Title: The cholic!

First Line: It's of a sea captain who was married of late

Subjects:  India

Themes:  AdulteryChildbirth

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9167

Title: How to get a living in this town

First Line: I'll please you all both great and small, if you will give attention

Themes:  ShopkeepersTradesmen

Harding B 11(600)

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Edition - Bod23824

Imprint Names:  Blare, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1683 and 1706

Imprint: Printed for J. Blare, at the Looking Glass on London-Bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: V25854

Title: Rogers renown: or, The fourth and last merry ditty of Cold and raw

First Line: Roger did a letter send

Tune: Cold and raw

Notes:  Don. b. 13(12) is: A third Merry ditty of Cold and raw

References:

ESTC: R233663

Themes:  WomenChildbirthChristening

Douce Ballads 2(187a)

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Edition - Bod16658

Imprint Names:  Turner, J.

Imprint Locations:  Coventry

Date  between 1797 and 1846

Imprint: Turner, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: V477

Title: The unhappy lady of Hackney

First Line: You youthful charming ladies fair

Themes:  AdulteryChildbirthCovent Garden (London, England)IncestExhumation

Harding B 6(84)

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Harding B 23(20)

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Edition - Bod19032

Imprint Names:  Davenport, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1807

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Davenport, Three-Compass Court, Cow- Cross-Street, West Smithfield, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V477

Title: The unhappy lady of Hackney

First Line: You youthful charming ladies fair

Themes:  AdulteryChildbirthCovent Garden (London, England)IncestExhumation

Harding B 6(83)

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Edition - Bod19040

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Pitts, 14, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V477

Title: The unhappy lady of Hackney

First Line: You youthful charming ladies fair

Themes:  AdulteryChildbirthCovent Garden (London, England)IncestExhumation

Harding B 6(85)

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Edition - Bod24189

Imprint Names:  Aldermary Church Yard

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed and Sold at No. 4, Aldermary Church Yard


Ballad - Roud Number: V477

Title: The unhappy lady of Hackney

First Line: You youthful charming lady's fair

References:

ESTC: T50428

Themes:  AdulteryChildbirthCovent Garden (London, England)IncestExhumation

Harding B 6(82)

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