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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6779

Titles:
Merry plough boy
The merry plough boy
Merry ploughboy

First Lines:
One Saturday night, I remember it well

Themes:
Countryman in town
Prostitution

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5432

Titles:
A day's pleasure; or, the Cockney's holiday

First Lines:
See! the cheering sun has rose

Subjects:
London (England)

Themes:
Countryman in town

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13984

Titles:
Owd Ned's a rare strong chap

First Lines:
When I liv'd a wom wi' my father & mother
When I liv'd a wom wi my feyther and mother I ne'er had no fun
When I liv'd a wom wi my feyther & mother I ne'er had no fun

Themes:
Countryman in town

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13354

Titles:
The waggoner

First Lines:
When I comes to town with a load of hay

Themes:
Countryman in town
Carriers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1653

Titles:
Water cresses!

First Lines:
I am a jolly farmer, from Bedfordshire I came

Themes:
Countryman in town

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V11532

Titles:
Oh! Hull is a wonderful town O

First Lines:
A simple county lad, I have left my mam and dad

Subjects:
Hull (England)

Themes:
Countryman in town

Edition - Bod6019

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden Street Oldham Road Manchester; sold by J. Beaumont, 176, York Street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 14


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6007

Title: Slap-up lodgings

First Line: When first to town I came, and at the railway landed

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Countryman in town

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V26510

Title: I should like to be a policeman

First Line: Some folks may talk about a trade

Themes:  Police

Johnson Ballads 1878

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Edition - Bod6211

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(2897)


Ballad - Roud Number: V13984

Title: Owd Ned's a rare strong chap

First Line: When I liv'd a wom wi my feyther & mother I ne'er had no fun

Themes:  Countryman in town

Harding B 16(194c)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod2469

Imprint Names:  Such, H.Watts, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed & Published, by H. Such, 177, (late 123), Union-street, Boro', S.E. and Sold by W. Watts at 83 White Cross-st, St. Luke's


Ballad - Roud Number: 1653

Title: Water cresses!

First Line: I am a jolly farmer, from Bedfordshire I came

Themes:  Countryman in town

Harding B 11(4046)

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Edition - Bod2645

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1793

Imprint: Pubd. Septr. 2nd, 1793, J. Evans Long Lane, Smithfield

Notes:  An engraving.


Ballad - Roud Number: V13354

Title: The waggoner

First Line: When I comes to town with a load of hay

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Countryman in townCarriers

Harding B 12(119)

Notes:  Coloured illustration.


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Edition - Bod3782

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St Andrew street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(1275) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V18853

Title: Gaby Guff

First Line: My name is Gaby Guff

Themes:  Countryman in town

Firth b.25(19)

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Edition - Bod11322

Imprint Names:  Laurie and Whittle

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1805

Imprint: Published 12th April, 1805, By Laurie and Whittle, No. 53 Fleet Street, London

Series Identifier: 391


Ballad - Roud Number: V6747

Title: The Yorkshire concert

First Line: I'ze a Yorkshireman just come to town

Performers:  Emery, John, 1777-1822

Performance Locations:  Covent Garden Theatre

Themes:  Countryman in town

Harding B 10(31)

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Edition - Bod12826

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V330

Title: Owd Ned's a rare strong chap

First Line: When I liv'd a wom wi my feyther & mother I ne'er had no fun

Themes:  Countryman in town

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1743

Title: The cottage by the sea

First Line: Childhood's day [sic] now pass before me

Harding B 11(2897)

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Johnson Ballads 2737

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Edition - Bod13037

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, Church St., Preston

Series Identifier: 239


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1531

Title: The rambler from Clare

First Line: The first of my travels that ever was known

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V330

Title: Owd Ned's a rare strong chap

First Line: When I liv'd at wom wi' my feather and mother, I ne'er had no fun

Themes:  Countryman in town

Harding B 11(3218)

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Edition - Bod13129

Imprint Names:  Ferraby, J.

Imprint Locations:  Hull

Date  between 1803 and 1838

Imprint: J. Ferraby, Printer, Market-Place, Hull


Ballad - Roud Number: V11532

Title: Oh! Hull is a wonderful town O

First Line: A simple county lad, I have left my mam and dad

Subjects:  Hull (England)

Themes:  Countryman in town

2806 c.17(317)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(254)


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Edition - Bod13204

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer, 177, Union Street, Borough

Series Identifier: 686


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3095

Title: The boatie rows

First Line: O weel may the boatie row, and better may it speed

Themes:  Fishermen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V13984

Title: Owd Ned's a rare strong chap

First Line: When I liv'd a wom wi my feyther and mother I ne'er had no fun

Themes:  Countryman in town

Harding B 11(350)

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Edition - Bod7947

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: [Bebbington], Printer, 22, [Goulden]-street, Oldham Road, and sold by H. Andrews 27, St. Peter's St., Leeds

Notes:  Slip. Verse and prose. Part of a sheet of two ballads. See Firth c.26(81)


Ballad - Roud Number: V6779

Title: Merry ploughboy

First Line: One Saturday night, I remember it well

Notes:  Verse and prose. Part of a sheet of two ballads. See Firth c.26(81)

Themes:  ProstitutionCountryman in town

Firth b.34(176)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod15878

Imprint Names:  Boyd, T.C.

Imprint Locations:  San Francisco, Calif.

Date  [between 1854 and 1859]

Imprint: Published by T.C. Boyd, 304 Montgomery Street, near Pine, San Francisco


Ballad - Roud Number: V20425

Title: Kole Oil Tommy

First Line: I've come from Pennsylvania

Performers:  Melville, E.C.

Performance Locations:  Metropolitan Theatre

Themes:  Countryman in town

Harding B 18(334)

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Edition - Bod17639

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 17140

Title: Every man to his trade

First Line: I'ze a countryman just come to town

Themes:  Countryman in town

Harding B 25(589)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17979

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Printed for W. Armstrong


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 434

Title: The dumb wife's tongue let loose

First Line: It's of a country blade

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V34343

Title: Ling besoms

First Line: I'm a country man just come to town

Themes:  Countryman in town

Harding B 28(80)

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Edition - Bod19582

Imprint Names:  Hutchinson, J.

Imprint Locations:  Hull

Date  [1823]

Imprint: J. Hutchinson, Printer, Silver-Street, Hull


Ballad

Title: Colin Clump's visit to Hull

First Line: I'ze bad, and warse than that, and so you'll all allow

Themes:  Countryman in town

Johnson Ballads 1753

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20156

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 461


Ballad - Roud Number: V13984

Title: Owd Ned's a rare strong chap

First Line: When I liv'd a wom wi' my father & mother

Themes:  Countryman in town

Johnson Ballads 2738

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21062

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Breton [sic], Printer 1 Lr Exchange St Dublin

Notes:  See Johnson Ballads 2154b for the caption of the illustration, which reads: \"That's a good cheese, shopman! send me a quarter of a pound, and let your boy bring the bill.\" [below] Why is a drawn tooth like a thing forgot? Because it's out of the head.


Ballad

Title: A new song call'd The young man in serch [sic] of his sister

First Line: Good people now draw near and to me pay atention [sic]

Subjects:  Dublin (Ireland)

Themes:  ProstitutionCountryman in town

2806 b.9(27)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 26(702)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 2120b

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 2174b

Notes:  Slip

Johnson Ballads 2201a

Notes:  Slip

Edition - Bod22188

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1660]

Ballad - Roud Number: V25864

Title: The cavaliers genius. Being a proper new ballad

First Line: Ch'ile tell thee Wat, ch'ave bin at court

Tune: 'Ods bodikins ch'ill work no more

References:

ESTC: R214842

Themes:  Countryman in town

Wood 416(78)

Notes:  MS note in red, crossed out in black ink


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5614

Titles:
The Oxford ramble

First Lines:
I've heard much talk of Oxford town

Subjects:
Oxford (England)

Themes:
Countryman in town
Bodleian Library (Oxford, England)

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