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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6326

Titles:
Herrings fresh, a parody on \"Cherry ripe\"
Herrings, fre[sh]

First Lines:
Herrings fresh, herrings fresh, fresh I cry
Herrings freh, [sic] herrings fresh fresh fresh I cry

Themes:
Cries of London
Street traders

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 18353

Titles:
Caller herring
Caller herrin'

First Lines:
Wha'll buy my caller herrin'
Come buy, buy my herring

Themes:
Cries of London
Street traders

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9165

Titles:
The rigs of London

First Lines:
I'll sing a song and the truth be giving

Themes:
Cries of London
Street traders

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 13883

Titles:
Ratcatcher's daughter
The rat catchers' daughter
The rat-catcher's daughter
The rat catchers, daughter
The rat catcher'[s] daughter
Rat catcher's daughter
The ratcatcher's daughter
The rat catcher's daughter

First Lines:
In Westminstier [sic] not long ago
In Westminster not long ago
In Westminster, not long ago, there lived a ratcatcher's daughter
Not long ago, in Vestminstier
Not long ago, in Vestministier
Not long ago in Vestminster
Not long ago in Vestminstier
In Westminstown not long ago
In Westminster, not long ago

Subjects:
London (England)

Themes:
Cries of London
Street traders

Edition - Bod2265

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V9165

Title: The rigs of London

First Line: I'll sing a song and the truth be giving

Tune: Adam and Eve

Themes:  Street tradersCries of London

Harding B 11(3280)

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Edition - Bod2582

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1793

Imprint: Pubd. Oct. 19th 1793 by J. Evans, Long Lane, Smithfield

Notes:  An engraving.


Ballad - Roud Number: V29910

Title: The barrow girl

First Line: My name's saucy Kate, I all others excel

Themes:  Street tradersCries of London

Harding B 12(4)

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Edition - Bod1914

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  Harding B 11(416) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 805


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4615

Title: Bonny Nelly Brown

First Line: O bonny Nelly Brown, I will sing a song to thee

Themes:  Emigration

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13883

Title: The ratcatcher's daughter

First Line: In Westminster, not long ago

Themes:  Street tradersCries of London

Harding B 11(415)

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Edition - Bod13742

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson and Son, (late J. Russell,) Printers, Moor-street Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13839

Title: Butcher spare that lamb: A parody on Woodman spair [sic] that tree

First Line: Butcher spare that lamb

Themes:  ButchersPets

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13883

Title: The rat catcher's daughter

First Line: In Westminstown not long ago

Themes:  Street tradersCries of London

Harding B 11(502)

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Edition - Bod13760

Imprint Names:  Fordyce, W. and T.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  c.1840

Imprint: W. & T. Fordyce, Printers, Dean Street, Newcastle

Series Identifier: 14


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 18353

Title: Caller herring

First Line: Come buy, buy my herring

Themes:  Street tradersCries of London

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V27153

Title: Pirate's boat song

First Line: Ply the oars, brothers, and speed thy boat

Themes:  Piracy

Harding B 11(520)

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Edition - Bod13958

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad

Title: The cries of London

First Line: Oh, what fun is to be seen in town every day

Themes:  Street tradersCries of London

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V17285

Title: The fatal dream

First Line: One night when the angry billows did roar

Themes:  Sailors

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1108

Title: The cottage near Rochelle

First Line: When I beheld the anchor weighed

Harding B 11(744)

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Edition - Bod23996

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  Harding B 11(415) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 805


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4615

Title: Bonny Nelly Brown

First Line: O bonny Nelly Brown, I will sing a song to thee

Themes:  Emigration

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13883

Title: The ratcatcher's daughter

First Line: In Westminster, not long ago

Themes:  Street tradersCries of London

Harding B 11(416)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 13229

Titles:
Buy a broom
Buy a broom!
Buy a broom. Duett
Buy a Broom

First Lines:
From Teutchland I come, with my light wares all laden
Buy a broom! buy a broom!
From Teuchland I came with my light ware all laden
From Tutschland I come with my light wares all laden
From Tutschland I come, with my light wares all laden
From Trenchland I came with my light ware all laden
From Tenchland [sic] I came with my light wares all laden
From Teutchland I came with my light wares all laden
From Teutchland I come with my best wares all laden

Themes:
Immigrants - Great Britain
Cries of London
Street traders
Germans

Edition - Bod13734

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew-street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13229

Title: Buy a broom

First Line: From Tutschland I come with my light wares all laden

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Street tradersCries of London

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V18145

Title: Poverty & Contentment

First Line: Come all you worthy people

Themes:  Poverty

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 412

Title: You shan't come again

First Line: I once lov'd a fair maid as dear as my life

Themes:  Rejected suitor

Harding B 11(508)

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Edition - Bod5847

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer Toy and marble wharehouse [sic], 6 Great St. Andrew St. seven dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 14076

Title: The blue bonnets over the border

First Line: March, march Ettrick & Tevio[t]dale

Authors:  Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832

Subjects:  Scotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6326

Title: Herrings, fre[sh]

First Line: Herrings freh, [sic] herrings fresh fresh fresh I cry

Themes:  Street tradersCries of London

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 5754

Title: The goddess Diana

First Line: Hark, the goddess Diana

Themes:  Hunting

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 4788

Title: Three strings to my bow

First Line: I am a girl that's forsaken

Themes:  Unrequited love

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 5137

Title: Roy's wife

First Line: Roy's wife of Aldivalloch

Themes:  Rejected suitor

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V3571

Title: Battle of the Nile

First Line: Arise arise, Britannias sons arise

Themes:  NavalNile, Battle of the, 1798

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V1681

Title: He's all the world to me

First Line: O'er the brake or oer the mountain

Harding B 11(481)

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Johnson Ballads 755

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Johnson Ballads 756

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Johnson Ballads 757

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