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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3562

Titles:
The great mystery brought to light of the rev. Edward Gwynn Blyth, and his brothers

First Lines:
For justice will prevail at last

Subjects:
Blyth, Edward Glynn, Rev.

Themes:
Clergy

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3400

Titles:
The parson grocer

First Lines:
Come friends, and listen unto me

Themes:
Clergy

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 3955

Titles:
Robin Hood and the bishop. Shewing How Robin Hood went to an old Womans house and changed Cloaths with her to scape from the Bishop; and how he robbed the Bishop of all his Gold, and made him sing a Mass

First Lines:
Come gentlemen all, and listen a while

Subjects:
Robin Hood (legendary character)

Themes:
Clergy

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6087

Titles:
The parson, pigs, and beer barrel

First Lines:
A parson who had the remarkable foible

Themes:
Clergy

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1861

Titles:
Doctor Mack

First Lines:
Now Doctor Mack no more employs

Themes:
Clergy

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 3990

Titles:
Robin Hood's golden prize: Shewing how he robed two priests of five hundred pounds
Robin Hoods golden prize

First Lines:
I have heard talk of bold Robin Hood
I have heard talk of Robin Hood

Subjects:
Robin Hood (legendary character)

Themes:
Clergy

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 3981

Titles:
The jolly pinder of Wakefield
The jolly pinder of Wakefield: with Robin Hood, Scarlet, and Iohn
Robin Hood and the jolly pinder of Wakefield

First Lines:
In Wakefield there lives a jolly pinder
In Wakefield their [sic] lives a jolly pinder

Subjects:
Robin Hood (legendary character)

Themes:
Clergy

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3401

Titles:
The old parson

First Lines:
A parson so plump so grave and so jolly

Themes:
Clergy

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3397

Titles:
The parson and the milk pail

First Lines:
There is a poor parson near Norwich he dwell

Themes:
Clergy

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3402

Titles:
The Brixton parson, and his double fees

First Lines:
There is an old covey at Brixton does dwell

Subjects:
Brixton (England)

Themes:
Clergy

Edition - Bod1598

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: J.O. Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden-street, Oldham-road, Manchester, sold by John Beaumont, 176, York-street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 9


Ballad - Roud Number: V15218

Title: Wedding o' trust, said to have happened at Leeds in 1818

First Line: A man and maid, last mouth [sic] 'tis said

Subjects:  Leeds (England)

Themes:  Clergy

2806 c.16(306)

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Harding B 11(4078)

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Edition - Bod5541

Imprint Names:  Walker, R.

Imprint Locations:  Norwich

Date  between 1780 and 1830

Imprint: Walker, Printer, near the Duke's Palace Norwich


Ballad - Roud Number: V3397

Title: The parson and the milk pail

First Line: There is a poor parson near Norwich he dwell

Authors:  Smith, I.

Themes:  Clergy

2806 c.18(237)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(1465)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod651

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1623 and 1661

Imprint: London Printed for F. Grove on Snow-hill


Ballad - Roud Number: 3955

Title: Robin Hood and the bishop. Shewing How Robin Hood went to an old Womans house and changed Cloaths with her to scape from the Bishop; and how he robbed the Bishop of all his Gold, and made him sing a Mass

First Line: Come gentlemen all, and listen a while

Tune: Robin Hood and the stranger

References:

ESTC: R182767

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Themes:  Clergy

Wood 401(11)

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Edition - Bod696

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1623 and 1661

Imprint: London Printed for F. Grove on Snow-hill


Ballad - Roud Number: 3990

Title: Robin Hoods golden prize

First Line: I have heard talk of bold Robin Hood

Tune: Robin Hood was a tall young man

Authors:  Price, Laurence, 1628-1680

References:

ESTC: R182074

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Themes:  Clergy

Wood 401(39v, 40r)

Notes:  Another ballad is printed on the reverse: Wood 401(40v, 39r).


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Edition - Bod980

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

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1663 and 1674

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


Ballad - Roud Number: 116

Title: The fryer well-fitted: or, A pretty jest that once befell, how a maid put a fryer to cool in the well

First Line: As I lay musing all alone

References:

ESTC: R227187

Themes:  Clergy

4o Rawl. 566(63)

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Edition - Bod6487

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: Brother Augustine's love letter; or Monkey in its true colours!

First Line: What a nice set of fellows these monks have turn'd out

Themes:  Clergy

Johnson Ballads fol. 357b

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Edition - Bod6633

Imprint Names:  Forth, J.

Imprint Locations:  Pocklington

Imprint: Forth, Printer, Pocklington


Ballad - Roud Number: V11359

Title: The vicar and Moses

First Line: At the sign of the Horse, old Spintext, of course

Themes:  Clergy

Firth b.25(292)

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Firth c.16(356)

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Edition - Bod2726

Imprint Names:  Walker

Imprint Locations:  Norwich

Date  [1847]

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Church Street, St. Mile's, Norwich

Notes:  With a prose account.


Ballad - Roud Number: V3562

Title: The great mystery brought to light of the rev. Edward Gwynn Blyth, and his brothers

First Line: For justice will prevail at last

Subjects:  Blyth, Edward Glynn, Rev.

Themes:  Clergy

Harding B 14(179)

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Edition - Bod3881

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer Wholesale Toy & Marble Warehouse 6, Great St. Andrew street, 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 16(113b) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 13782

Title: Holy friar

First Line: A friar I am of orders grey

Themes:  Clergy

Johnson Ballads 862

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod13570

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed by J. Jennings, No. 15, Water-lane, Fleet Street, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V3399

Title: The parson and Hodge's son

First Line: As a parson so sleek, so plump, and so jolly

Themes:  Clergy

Harding B 25(1464)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod7155

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro'

Series Identifier: 517


Ballad - Roud Number: 1317

Title: Preaching for bacon

First Line: A methodist parson whose name it was George

Themes:  Clergy

Firth b.26(315)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod7450

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6 Great st Andrew street 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V12665

Title: Mister Snout

First Line: Mister Peter Snout was invited out

Themes:  Clergy

Firth b.26(94)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(1260)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 914

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod7980

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V3400

Title: The parson grocer

First Line: Come friends, and listen unto me

Tune: Rosa May

Themes:  Clergy

Firth b.34(223)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth c.17(313)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14039

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Jennings, 15, Water-lane, Fleet- street


Ballad - Roud Number: V6087

Title: The parson, pigs, and beer barrel

First Line: A parson who had the remarkable foible

Themes:  Clergy

Harding B 25(1466)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9314

Imprint Names:  Dever, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: W. Dever, 18 Gt St Andrew Street Bloomsbury


Ballad - Roud Number: V3402

Title: The Brixton parson, and his double fees

First Line: There is an old covey at Brixton does dwell

Subjects:  Brixton (England)

Themes:  Clergy

Firth c.16(347)

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