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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 13816

Titles:
The Sicilian maid

First Lines:
I knew a Sicilian maid

Themes:
Cruel father

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 3138

Titles:
Lord Ullin's daughter
Lord Ullin['s] daught[er]

First Lines:
A chieftain to the Highlands boun[d]
A chieftain to the Highlands bound

Subjects:
Scotland

Themes:
Cruel father
Shipwreck

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V10183

Titles:
Sailor dear

First Lines:
Ye maidens pretty in town and city

Themes:
Lovers parted
Cruel father

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6058

Titles:
The unhappy marriage, or A warning to covetous parents

First Lines:
Jenny she was a wanton girl

Themes:
Forced marriage
Cruel father

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9952

Titles:
The York tragedy; or, The cruel father and the dutiful daughter

First Lines:
Good people all, where'er that you be

Themes:
Australia
Cruel father
Slavery

Edition - Bod4750

Imprint Names:  Mitchelson, W.I.Cahill, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Imprint: [above] John Cahill, Hanover Place, Oxford St. Song & Music Seller [below] Mitchelson, Printer, three doors from the Sessions House Clerkenwell Green

Notes:  Harding B 11(669) is another impression.


1st Ballad

Title: The comic divan

First Line: Gentlemen visitors, how do you do?

Tune: Let the toast pass

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3138

Title: Lord Ullin's daughter

First Line: A chieftain to the Highlands bound

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  ShipwreckCruel father

Harding B 11(668)

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Edition - Bod4751

Imprint Names:  Mitchelson, W.I.Guichard, A.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Imprint: [above] Mitchelson, Printer, three doors from the Sessions House Clerkenwell Green [below] Sold also by A. Guichard, (from I. Pitt's Toy and Marble Warehouse,) 6, Little White Lion Street, 2 doors from the Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(668) is another impression.


1st Ballad

Title: The comic divan

First Line: Gentlemen visitors, how do you do?

Tune: Let the toast pass

Subjects:  Buckingham, James Silk, 1786-1855O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847Wellington, Arthur Wellesley, Duke of, 1769-1852Brougham and Vaux, Henry Brougham, Baron, 1778-1868Victoria, queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901Lamb, Frederick James, Viscount Melbourne, 1782-1853

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3138

Title: Lord Ullin's daughter

First Line: A chieftain to the Highlands bound

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  ShipwreckCruel father

Harding B 11(669)

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Edition - Bod5718

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: John Evans, Printer, 42, Long-lane, West-smithfield

Notes:  Douce Ballads 3(111) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 187

Title: The Yarmouth tragedy: or, The constant lovers

First Line: Lovers, I beg lend an ear to this story

References:

ESTC: T177989

Themes:  GhostsCruel fatherBarbados

Firth c.18(3)

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Harding B 3(100)

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Johnson Ballads 404

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Edition - Bod5858

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 271

Title: Vilikins & his Dinah!

First Line: 'Tis of a rich merchant, who in London does dwell

Themes:  MerchantsCruel father

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13658

Title: The merry men of England

First Line: Oh! the merry men of England

Themes:  Patriotism

Harding B 11(3982)

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Johnson Ballads 1136

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Edition - Bod5988

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by Jennings, ater-lane [sic], Fleet-street, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V1844

Title: The cruel cooper, of Ratcliff

First Line: Near Ratcliff-cross liv'd a cooper there

Themes:  SlaveryCruel fatherTurkey

Harding B 4(6)

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Edition - Bod5990

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.Jennings, G.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed for and sold by J. Pitts, No. 14, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials. Jennings, Upper Mary-le-bone Street

Notes:  Part of the same cut is used in Firth c.22(48)


Ballad - Roud Number: V1844

Title: The cruel cooper of Ratcliff

First Line: Near Ratcliff cross liv'd a cooper there

Themes:  SlaveryCruel fatherTurkey

Harding B 4(9)

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Edition - Bod883

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V6784

Title: A pattern of true love, to you I will recite, between a fair young lady, and a courteous knight

First Line: Dear love regard my grief

Tune: Dainty come thou to me

References:

ESTC: R181553

Themes:  Cruel fatherLove, unfortunate

Wood E 25(35)

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Edition - Bod916

Imprint Names:  Wright, J.Clarke, J.Thackeray, W.Passinger, T.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1681 and 1684

Imprint: Printed for J. Wright, J. Clark, W. Thackeray, and T. Passinger


Ballad - Roud Number: V6058

Title: The unhappy marriage, or A warning to covetous parents

First Line: Jenny she was a wanton girl

Tune: Jenny she was a wanton lass

References:

ESTC: R185864

Themes:  Cruel fatherForced marriage

Wood E 25(76)

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Edition - Bod12161

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 172


Ballad - Roud Number: 271

Title: Vilikins and his Dinah

First Line: 'Tis of a rich merchant, who in London did dwell

Themes:  MerchantsCruel fatherSuicide

Firth c.18(232)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod13704

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Printed by J. Evans, Long-lane, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 187

Title: The Yarmouth tragedy: or, The constant lovers

First Line: Lovers, I beg lend an ear to this story

References:

ESTC: T52856

Themes:  GhostsCruel fatherBarbados

Harding B 3(99)

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Edition - Bod10511

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed and sold by J Pitts, 6, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V3420

Title: The golden bull or Garland of love's craftiness. In four parts

First Line: Come listen young lovers and you'll find

Themes:  IncestCruel father

Harding B 1(119)

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Harding B 23(37)

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Edition - Bod8583

Imprint Names:  Batchelar, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1807 and 1810

Imprint: Printed and sold by T. Batchelar, Little Cheapside, Moorfields, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V1862

Title: The watery grave

First Line: Would you hear a sad story of woe

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Unrequited loveCruel father

Firth c.13(160)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14306

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Printed by J. Evans, Long-lane, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V6653

Title: The wandering young gentlewoman; or Cat-skin

First Line: You fathers and mothers, and children also

References:

ESTC: T206996

Themes:  DisguiseCruel father

Harding B 6(39)

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Edition - Bod14827

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Pitts, 14, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 187

Title: The Yarmouth tragedy, or, The constant lovers

First Line: Lovers I beg lend an ear to this story

Themes:  GhostsCruel fatherBarbados

Harding B 3(101)

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Edition - Bod16287

Imprint Names:  Kent, W.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  c.1835

Imprint: Newcastle upon Tyne: printed by William Kent, 99, Side


Ballad - Roud Number: V9952

Title: The York tragedy; or, The cruel father and the dutiful daughter

First Line: Good people all, where'er that you be

Themes:  SlaveryCruel fatherAustralia

Harding B 2(59)

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Edition - Bod17502

Imprint Names:  [Diceys or Marshall]

Imprint Locations:  [London]

Ballad - Roud Number: V20804

Title: The dutiful daughter of Halifax

First Line: In Halifax town there lived one

References:

ESTC: N70810

Subjects:  Newfoundland (Canada)

Themes:  Cruel fatherIndentured servants

Douce Ballads 3(22a)

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Edition - Bod17829

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Sold at No. 42, Long Lane


Ballad - Roud Number: V6653

Title: The wandering young gentlewoman; or, Catskin

First Line: You fathers and mothers, and children also

References:

ESTC: T195293

Themes:  DisguiseCruel father

Harding B 6(36)

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Edition - Bod17842

Imprint Names:  Turner, J.

Imprint Locations:  Coventry

Date  between 1797 and 1846

Imprint: Turner, Printer, Coventry


Ballad - Roud Number: V6653

Title: Catskin: or the Wandering lady

First Line: You fathers and mothers and children also

Themes:  DisguiseCruel father

Harding B 6(37)

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Edition - Bod17874

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Evans, No. 41, Long-Lane


Ballad - Roud Number: 187

Title: The Yarmouth tragedy; or, The constant lovers

First Line: Lovers I beg lend an ear to this story

References:

ESTC: T177988

Themes:  GhostsCruel fatherBarbados

Harding B 3(98)

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Edition - Bod18205

Imprint Names:  Davenport, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1807

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Davenport, Three-Compass Court, Cow Cross, West Smithfield, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 187

Title: The Yarmouth tragedy; or, The constant lovers

First Line: Lovers I beg lend an ear to this story

Themes:  GhostsCruel fatherBarbados

Harding B 3(97)

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