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Edition - Bod20335

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: [None]

First Line: O friend of sinners hear my cry

Authors:  Taylor, John

Themes:  UnemploymentCotton textile industry

Johnson Ballads 2994

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Edition - Bod12972

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson and Son, Printers, Moor-street


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12066

Title: All courting

First Line: And they're all courting, court, court, courting

Themes:  WomenCotton textile industry

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V980

Title: Man that is married

First Line: When man first appears at maturity's years

Themes:  Marriage

Harding B 11(31)

Notes:  Torn at top


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Edition - Bod8739

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 378

Title: Bonny blue handkerchief

First Line: As I was a walking one morning in May

Themes:  Lovers reunitedCotton textile industry

Firth c.13(6)

Notes:  Slip


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12066

Titles:
All courting!
All courting
All a courting

First Lines:
And they're all courting, court, court, couting [sic]
And they're all courting, court, court, courting

Themes:
Cotton textile industry
Fortune-telling
Women

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 378

Titles:
My bonny blue handkerchief
The bonny blue handkerchief
Bonny blue handkerchief

First Lines:
As one morning I chanced for to stray
As I was walking one morning in May
As early one morning as I chanc'd for to stray
As early one morning I chanc'd for to stray
As early one morning I chanced for to stray
As I was a walking one morning in May

Themes:
Sailors
Lovers reunited
Cotton textile industry

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4649

Titles:
The insult to the British flag by the saucy Yankees

First Lines:
Come all you gallant Britons bold

Themes:
Cotton textile industry
American Civil War, 1861-1865

Edition - Bod5370

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Pearson, Printer, 6, Chadderton-street, off Oldham-road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 423


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4649

Title: The insult to the British flag by the saucy Yankees

First Line: Come all you gallant Britons bold

Themes:  American Civil War, 1861-1865Cotton textile industry

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3123

Title: Arise my dear Chloe

First Line: Arise, my dear Chloe it is all a broad day

Themes:  Pastoral

Firth c.12(73)

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Edition - Bod6721

Imprint Names:  Russell, S.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1840 and 1851

Imprint: Samuel Russell, Printer, 24, Old Meeting-street, Nephew to the late J. Russell, Moor-street, Birm.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12066

Title: All a courting

First Line: And they're all courting, court, court, courting

Themes:  Fortune-tellingCotton textile industry

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V980

Title: A man that is married

First Line: When man first appears at maturity's years

Themes:  Domestic relationsChildren

Firth b.26(185)

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Harding B 11(32)

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Edition - Bod8500

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1873

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box ... Saturday, October 4, 1873


Ballad - Roud Number: V31483

Title: The blockade runner

First Line: Now the North and Southern states

Themes:  American Civil War, 1861-1865Cotton textile industry

Firth c.12(74)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Edition - Bod23287

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 659


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15796

Title: Sale of a wife

First Line: Come all you lads and lasses gay

Themes:  ShoemakersCotton textile industryWife-sellingSmithfield Market, London

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1981

Title: Live and let live

First Line: \"Live and let live\" is the first law of nature

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

Themes:  Tolerance

2806 c.13(77)

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Firth c.20(40)

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Edition - Bod10843

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 889


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V23635

Title: Humanity is calling

First Line: We have come to ask your assistance

Tune: Red, white and blue

Themes:  American Civil War, 1861-1865Trade depressionCotton textile industry

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15586

Title: The spinners' lamentation

First Line: You friends of the poor, both high and low

Tune: The mistletoe bough

Themes:  American Civil War, 1861-1865Trade depressionCotton textile industry

Harding B 11(1594)

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