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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12627

Titles:
Tom and Will, or, The shepherds sheepfold

First Lines:
Tom and Will were shepherds swains

Themes:
Pastoral
Court and courtiers

Edition - Bod6240

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V25859

Title: Call again to-morrow

First Line: I'll to court among the nobility

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1768-1833

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Court and courtiers

Harding B 16(320b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 25(325)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod11318

Imprint Names:  Laurie and Whittle

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1808

Imprint: Publish'd Nov. 1, 1808, by Laurie & Whittle, 53, Fleet Street, London

Series Identifier: 499


Ballad - Roud Number: V25859

Title: Call again to-morrow

First Line: I'll to court among the nobility

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1768-1833

Performers:  Smith

Performance Locations:  Sadler's Wells Theatre

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Court and courtiers

Harding B 10(28)

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Edition - Bod8066

Imprint Names:  Pigott, G.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed by G. Pigott, 60, Old-Street


Ballad - Roud Number: V25859

Title: Call again to-morrow

First Line: I'll to court among all the nobility

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1768-1833

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Court and courtiers

Firth b.34(52)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 17(44a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 3003

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod15264

Imprint Names:  Gibbs, J.

Imprint Locations:  Ledbury

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Gibbs, Ledbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V25859

Title: Call again to-morrow

First Line: I'll to court among all the nobility

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1768-1833

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Court and courtiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17183

Title: The beauty

First Line: O when I was a little boy

Harding B 16(342)

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Edition - Bod23431

Imprint Names:  Marchbank, R.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  c.1761

Imprint: Newcastle: Printed and Sold by Robert Marchbank, in the Customhouse-Entry


Ballad - Roud Number: 74

Title: Queen Eleanor's confession: shewing how King Henry, with the Earl Martial, [sic] in friars habits came to her, instead of two faiars [sic] from France, which she sent for

First Line: Queen Eleanor was a sick woman

References:

ESTC: T46178

Subjects:  Clifford, Rosamond, d. 1176Eleanor, of Aquitaine, Queen, consort of Henry II, King of England, 1122-1204Marshal, William, Earl of Pembroke, d. 1219

Themes:  ReligionCourt and courtiers

Douce Ballads 3(80a)

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Edition - Bod23875

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1624 and 1680

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, in Vine-street, on Saffron-hill, neer Hatten-Garden


Ballad - Roud Number: V12627

Title: Tom and Will, or, The shepherds sheepfold

First Line: Tom and Will were shepherds swains

References:

ESTC: R216084

Themes:  Court and courtiersPastoral

Douce Ballads 2(216a)

Notes:  Sheet divided


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Edition - Bod24050

Imprint Names:  White, J.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  between 1711 and 1769

Imprint: Newcastle upon Tyne: Printed and Sold by John White


Ballad - Roud Number: 302

Title: An excellent ballad of King John and the abbot of Canterbury

First Line: I will tell you a story, a story anon

Tune: The king and lord abbot

References:

ESTC: T33696

Subjects:  John, King of England, 1167-1216

Themes:  Court and courtiers

Douce Ballads 3(50b)

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Edition - Bod4208

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

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1663 and 1674

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

Notes:  Douce Ballads 2(162a) is another edition Wood E 25(89) is another edition


Ballad - Roud Number: V18728

Title: The new courtier

First Line: Upon the Change where merchants meet

Tune: Cloris since thou art fled away

Themes:  Court and courtiersClothingDebt

4o Rawl. 566(206)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 8946

Titles:
King James and the tinker

First Lines:
And now to be brief, let's pass over the rest

Subjects:
James I, King of England, 1566-1625

Themes:
Tinkers
King and subjects
Court and courtiers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9025

Titles:
The royal courtly garland. Or, Joy after sorrow
The royal courtly garland; or, Joy after sorrow

First Lines:
A tragical story I have to relate

Subjects:
Bohemia
Italy

Themes:
Foundlings
Infanticide
Adultery
Court and courtiers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9308

Titles:
The careless gallant, or, A farewel to sorrow

First Lines:
Let us sing and be merry, dance, joke, and rejoyce

Themes:
Drinking
Professions
Servants
Court and courtiers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8749

Titles:
The distressed mother

First Lines:
All you that have now a desire to hear

Subjects:
Mary II, Queen of England, 1662-1694
Schomberg, Frederick Herman Schomberg, Duke of, 1615-1690

Themes:
Letter-writing
Merchants
Court and courtiers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 113

Titles:
An excellent old ballad of the lord of Lorn, and the false steward
A pretty ballad of the Lord of Lorn and the fals [sic] steward

First Lines:
It was a worthy lord of Lorn
It was a worthy Lord of Lorn

Subjects:
France

Themes:
Disguise
Education
Servants
Court and courtiers

Edition - Bod1823

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V9308

Title: The careless gallant, or, A farewel to sorrow

First Line: Let us sing and be merry, dance, joke, and rejoyce

Authors:  Jordan, Thomas, 1612-1685

References:

ESTC: R235684

Themes:  Court and courtiersDrinkingServantsProfessions

Douce Ballads 2(273b)

Notes:  Douce Ballads 2(273b) is a fragment.

4o Rawl. 566(109)

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Edition - Bod5256

Imprint Names:  Saint, T.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  between 1761 and 1788

Imprint: Newcastle upon Tyne: Printed and Sold by T. Saint, in Pilgrim- street


Ballad - Roud Number: 113

Title: An excellent old ballad of the lord of Lorn, and the false steward

First Line: It was a worthy lord of Lorn

Tune: Green sleeve and pudding-pies

References:

ESTC: T33751

Subjects:  France

Themes:  EducationCourt and courtiersDisguiseServants

Douce Ballads 3(58a)

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Edition - Bod7639

Imprint Names:  Aldermary Church Yard

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed and Sold in Aldermary Church Yard, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V9025

Title: The royal courtly garland; or, Joy after sorrow

First Line: A tragical story I have to relate

References:

ESTC: T45273

Subjects:  ItalyBohemia

Themes:  AdulteryCourt and courtiersFoundlingsInfanticide

Harding B 5(32)

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Edition - Bod16204

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 8946

Title: King James and the tinker

First Line: And now to be brief, let's pass over the rest

References:

ESTC: N70905

Subjects:  James I, King of England, 1566-1625

Themes:  Court and courtiersKing and subjects

Douce Ballads 3(126b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod23377

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.Blare, J.Brooksby, P.Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1683 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, J. Deacon, J. Blare, J. Back


Ballad - Roud Number: V8749

Title: The distressed mother

First Line: All you that have now a desire to hear

Tune: Let Caesar live long

References:

ESTC: R228194

Subjects:  Mary II, Queen of England, 1662-1694Schomberg, Frederick Herman Schomberg, Duke of, 1615-1690

Themes:  MerchantsCourt and courtiersLetter-writing

Don. b.13(21)

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Edition - Bod24054

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 8946

Title: King James and the tinker

First Line: And now to be brief, let's pass over the rest

References:

ESTC: T201342

Subjects:  James I, King of England, 1566-1625

Themes:  Court and courtiersKing and subjects

Douce Ballads 3(136a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod24204

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and sold in Bow-church-yard, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V9025

Title: The royal courtly garland. Or, Joy after sorrow

First Line: A tragical story I have to relate

References:

ESTC: N12850

Subjects:  Bohemia

Themes:  AdulteryCourt and courtiersFoundlingsInfanticide

Douce Ballads 3(81b)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 302

Titles:
King John and the abbot of Canterbury
An excellent ballad of King John and the abbot of Canterbury
King John, and the abbot of Canterbury

First Lines:
I will tell you a story, a story anon

Subjects:
John, King of England, 1167-1216

Themes:
Politics and government - 13th century
Court and courtiers

Edition - Bod23615

Imprint Names:  White, J.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  between 1711 and 1769

Imprint: Newcastle upon Tyne: Printed and Sold by John White


Ballad - Roud Number: V13609

Title: A warning piece to England against pride and wickedness: being, The fall of Queen Eleanor, wife to Edward the first

First Line: When Edward was in England king

Tune: Gentle and courteous

References:

ESTC: N68232

Subjects:  Eleanor, queen, consort of Edward I, d. 1290

Themes:  Court and courtiersPolitics and government - 13th century

Douce Ballads 3(104a)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9413

Titles:
The humble address of the Torry [sic] maids of Great Britain and Ireland, assembled in the Isle of Man to oppose the late intended Whiggish procession

First Lines:
Pray madam, be pleas'd to consider our case

Subjects:
Anne, Queen of Great Britain and Ireland, 1665-1714

Themes:
Spanish Succession, war of, 1701-1714
Politics and government - 18th century
Court and courtiers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8039

Titles:
The king and a poor Northern-man
The king and a poor Northern man
The king and the northern man

First Lines:
To drive away the weary day

Subjects:
Northumberland (England)

Themes:
Letter-writing
Lawyers
Books and reading
Court and courtiers
King and subjects

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