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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9639

Titles:
Content and a pipe

First Lines:
Contented I sit with my pint and my pipe

Themes:
Contentment

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8628

Titles:
John Brown

First Lines:
I've a guinea I can spend

Themes:
Contentment

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13322

Titles:
The contented man

First Lines:
Through life 'tis my maxim to do my endeavour

Themes:
Contentment

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V803

Titles:
Bear it like a man

First Lines:
I gaily sing from day to day
I gladly sing from day to day

Themes:
Contentment

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 17779

Titles:
Cottage that stands by the sea
The cottage that stands by the sea
My cottage that stands by the sea

First Lines:
As I was walking one morning in spring
O talk not of fortune or jewels or splendor
As I was a walking one morning in spring
Oh talk not of fortune, of jewels, or splendor

Themes:
Contentment

Edition - Bod3073

Imprint Names:  Batchelar, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1817 and 1828

Imprint: Printed and sold by T. Batchelar, 115, Long Alley, Moorfields, London

Notes:  Slip. Harding B 17(63a) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V33135

Title: The cottage that stands by the sea

First Line: Oh talk not of fortune, of jewels, or splendor

Themes:  Contentment

Harding B 16(61b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod13533

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed for and sold by J. Pitts, No. 14 Great Saint Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V13322

Title: The contented man

First Line: Through life 'tis my maxim to do my endeavour

Themes:  Contentment

Harding B 16(58c)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14607

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: W.S. Fortey, General Steam Printer and Publisher, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


Ballad - Roud Number: V803

Title: Bear it like a man

First Line: I gaily sing from day to day

Themes:  Contentment

Harding B 15(18a)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 3100

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14726

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High Street, St. Giles, London. W.C.

Notes:  Slip. Another impression appears in a sheet of two ballads; see Firth c.14(272)


Ballad - Roud Number: V803

Title: Bear it like a man

First Line: I gaily sing from day to day

Themes:  Contentment

Harding B 15(17b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 3120

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod15657

Imprint Names:  Batchelar, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1817 and 1828

Imprint: Batchelar, Printer, Long Alley

Notes:  Slip. Harding B 16(61b) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V33135

Title: Cottage that stands by the sea

First Line: Oh talk not of fortune, of jewels, or splendor

Themes:  Contentment

Harding B 17(63a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod11679

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1855 and 1861

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 26, Grafton Street Soho


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5536

Title: Let us drink to old friends

First Line: Let us drink to old friends, let us drink to old friends

Themes:  Friendship

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8628

Title: John Brown

First Line: I've a guinea I can spend

Themes:  Contentment

Harding B 11(1899)

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Edition - Bod23385

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1671 and 1704

Imprint: Printed for J. Deacon, at the Angel in Guiltspur-street


Ballad - Roud Number: V26316

Title: An antidote of rare physick

First Line: Indeed this world is so unjust

Tune: No love like a contended mind, or Phancies Phoenix

References:

ESTC: R226979

Themes:  PovertyContentment

Don. b.13(3)

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Edition - Bod23849

Imprint Names:  Milbourn, A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1670 and 1697

Imprint: Printed by and for A.M. and sold by the Booksellers

Sheet References:  ESTC: R233781

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V16691

Title: A sweet and pleasant sonnet, entituled My mind to me a kingdom is

First Line: My mind to me a kingdom is

Tune: In Creet

Notes:  Douce Ballads 2(270bb) is another edition of this ballad alone

Themes:  Contentment

2nd Ballad

Title: A proper new ballad of a dream of a sinner, being very sore troubled with the assaults of Satan

First Line: In slumbering sleep I lay

Tune: Rogero

Themes:  Religion

Douce Ballads 2(200b)

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Edition - Bod3324

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1878]

Imprint: W.S. Fortey, Printer, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V18145

Title: Poverty and contentment

First Line: Come all you worthy people

Themes:  Contentment

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4104

Title: The ancient ship the Noah's ark. Our Saviour the captain

First Line: All you are invited with Christ to embark

Themes:  Noah's ark

Harding B 20(277)

Notes:  Annotated: 7.2.78.


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Edition - Bod5684

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin?

Date  between 1850 and 1899

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4205

Title: Rory of the hill

First Line: That rake up near the rafters

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3727

Title: Silver moonlight winds are blowing

First Line: Silver moonlight winds are blowing

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 4454

Title: Mary Blane

First Line: I once did lub a pretty gal

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 13766

Title: Farewell to the mountaim [sic]

First Line: Farewell to the mountain

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V9639

Title: Content and a pipe

First Line: Contented I sit with my pint and my pipe

Themes:  Contentment

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 13867

Title: [T]he minstrel boy

First Line: [The mi]nstrel boy to the war is gone

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 2436

Title: Dark-lock-na-Garr

First Line: Away ye gay landscapes, ye gardens of roses

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V16322

Title: A new song Charles S. Parnell

First Line: From the plains of royal meath, to the city on the lee

Tune: What Paddy can't do more

Subjects:  Parnell, Charles Stewart, 1846-1891

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 2929

Title: Johnny Hart

First Line: There was a rich farmer's daughter lived near the town of Ross

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 3034

Title: A new song called Granuaile

First Line: As through the north as I walked to vi[ew] the shamrock plain

Notes:  For a better copy of the text see 2806 c.15(85)

11th Ballad - Roud Number: 19807

Title: Sally in our alley

First Line: Of all the girls that are so smart

Authors:  Carey, Henry, 1687-1743

12th Ballad - Roud Number: 2375

Title: The royal blackbird

First Line: Upon a fair morning for soft recreation

Subjects:  Charles Edward, prince, grandson of James II, king of England, 1720-1788

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V4209

Title: A new song on the Land league

First Line: Here's to Donegal and her people brave and tall

Notes:  For a better copy of the text see Harding B 19(139)

Themes:  Irish Land league

Harding B 40(2)




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Edition - Bod6610

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: W. Fortey, Printer, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8628

Title: John Brown

First Line: I've a guinea I can spend

Themes:  Contentment

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13942

Title: Hot codlings

First Line: A little old woman her living she got

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1768-1833

Themes:  Drinking - womenStreet tradersFood

Firth b.25(263)

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Harding B 11(1898)

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