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Edition - Bod5925

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1829

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, wholesale and retail, 10, Great St. Andrew-Street, Seven Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V9183

Title: The lovely sailor

First Line: You maidens pretty, in town and city

Themes:  SailorsCruel parentsHeiresses

Harding B 16(133b)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 32

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11394

Imprint Names:  Stone, R.Keys, E.Reed, S.Brown, A.

Imprint Locations:  ExeterDevonportNewportBristol

Imprint: Printed and Sold by Elias Keys, Devonport. Sold by R. Stone, Fore-street Hill, Exeter; A. Brown, 27, Bristol-Bridge, Bristol; And also by S. Reed, Newport, Monmouthshire


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15109

Title: The drunken husband

First Line: You married women draw near awhile

Themes:  Drunkenness

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1146

Title: Young Edward, the gallant hussar

First Line: A damsel, possess'd of great beauty

Themes:  SoldiersCruel parents

Harding B 11(1010)

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Edition - Bod16391

Imprint Names:  Moore, J.

Imprint Locations:  Belfast

Date  between 1846 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and sold, by J. Moore, 1, Castle cour[t]


Ballad - Roud Number: 271

Title: Villikins & his Dinah

First Line: It's of a rich merchant in London did vell [sic]

Themes:  MerchantsCruel parentsSuicide

Harding B 26(662)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21025

Imprint Names:  Barr

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Date  c.1840

Imprint: Barr, Printer, Marsh Lane, Leeds

Notes:  Part of a sheet of four ballads; see Johnson Ballads 1801.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V184

Title: Beautiful child

First Line: Beautiful child by thy mother's knee

Themes:  Children

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1146

Title: Young Edward the gallant hussar

First Line: A damsel possess'd of great beauty

Themes:  SoldiersCruel parents

Harding B 11(206)

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Edition - Bod18935

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V9010

Title: The blood spotted mantle; or, the lady's garland

First Line: A virtuous young lady ingenious and fair

Subjects:  London (England)Oxfordshire (England)

Themes:  Social statusCruel parentsElopement

Harding B 5(43)

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Edition - Bod1602

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-Court


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1038

Title: Gosport beach

First Line: On Gosport beach I landed

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  MerchantsProstitutionLovers reunitedCruel parents

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1296

Title: The pigeon

First Line: Why tarries my love? Ah! where does he rove

2806 c.16*(154)

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Harding B 11(1380)

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Edition - Bod3475

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, and Toy Watehouse [sic] 6, Great st Andrew street, 7 Dials


Ballad

Title: Cruel father or The maiden's complaint

First Line: Awake, awake, you drowsy sleeper

Themes:  Letter-writingPress-gangsCruel parents

Harding B 25(452)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11200

Imprint Names:  Marshall, J.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  between 1810 and 1831

Imprint: Marshall, Printer, Newcastle


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 605

Title: The fair maid in Bedlam

First Line: It was down in Moorfields, as I walked one day

Themes:  Lovers partedCruel parentsInsanity

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1179

Title: A Mason's song

First Line: Come all you Free Masons that dwell around the globe

Themes:  Freemasonry

Harding B 11(1116)

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Edition - Bod11271

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V15880

Title: The tragical ballad of the nobleman's cruelty to his son

First Line: Both parents and lovers I pray now attend

Themes:  Love, unfortunateCruel parentsWarGhostsClergy

Harding B 1(70)

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Edition - Bod11273

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V15880

Title: The tragical ballad of the nobleman's cruelty to his son

First Line: Both parents and lovers I pray now attend

Themes:  Love, unfortunateCruel parentsWarGhostsClergy

Harding B 1(72)

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Edition - Bod11693

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrews Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(1382) is another impression Harding B 11(1382) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1038

Title: Gosport beach

First Line: On Gosport beach I landed

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  MerchantsProstitutionLovers reunitedCruel parents

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1581

Title: Jack of all trades

First Line: Oh! I am a drover I drive along the road

Harding B 11(1381)

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Edition - Bod11700

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union Street, Borough, S.E.

Series Identifier: 397


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1038

Title: Gosport beach

First Line: On Gosport beach I landed

Themes:  MerchantsProstitutionLovers reunitedCruel parents

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1186

Title: Jolly young waterman

First Line: And did you not hear of a jolly young waterman

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Watermen

Harding B 11(1383)

Notes:  Cropped at top; parts of illustrations lacking Cropped. Cropped.


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Edition - Bod12876

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Nottingham: Printed by Burbage and Stretton

Sheet References:  ESTC: T196819

1st Ballad

Title: The unfortunate Maria. A favourite new song

First Line: As I was walking down by the sea shore

2nd Ballad

Title: The answer to the Jolly ploughing boy. A new song

First Line: Come all you pretty maidens give ear unto my song

Themes:  Lovers partedWomen sailorsCruel parents

Harding B 12(168)

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Edition - Bod10569

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Printed by J. Evans & Son, Long-lane, West-smithfield, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V15880

Title: The tragical ballad of the nobleman's cruelty to his son

First Line: Both parents and lovers I pray now attend

Themes:  Love, unfortunateCruel parentsWarGhostsClergy

Harding B 1(74)

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Edition - Bod8896

Imprint Names:  Evans, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1813

Imprint: Printed and sold by T. Evans, 79, Long Lane, West Smithfield


Ballad - Roud Number: V15880

Title: The nobleman's cruelty to his son

First Line: Both parents and lovers I pray now attend

Themes:  Love, unfortunateCruel parentsWarGhostsClergy

Harding B 1(73)

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Edition - Bod9699

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Printed by J. Evans & Son, Long-lane, West-smithfield, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V15880

Title: The tragical ballad of the nobleman's cruelty to his son

First Line: Both parents and lovers I pray now attend

Themes:  Love, unfortunateCruel parentsWarGhostsClergy

Harding B 1(71)

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Edition - Bod18362

Imprint Names:  Wrighton, D.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1812 and 1830

Imprint: Printed, by D. Wrighton, No. 86, Snow Hill, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V9000

Title: The Bristol garland

First Line: A merchant's son of worthy fame

Subjects:  Bristol (England)

Themes:  MerchantsSocial statusCruel parentsTreasure

Harding B 3(111)

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Johnson Ballads 1492

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Edition - Bod18554

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

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


Ballad - Roud Number: 180

Title: The seaman of Dover. In four parts

First Line: A seaman of Dover whose excellent parts

References:

ESTC: T192402

Subjects:  SpainCalais (France)

Themes:  SailorsLovers partedWomen sailorsCruel parents

Harding B 4(94)

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Edition - Bod18609

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts 14 Great st Andrew-Sreet [sic], seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 180

Title: The seaman of Dover. In four parts

First Line: A seaman of Dover whose excellent parts

Subjects:  SpainCalais (France)

Themes:  SailorsLovers partedWomen sailorsCruel parents

Harding B 4(95)

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Johnson Ballads 992

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Edition - Bod18775

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Printed and sold by John Evans, 42, Long-Lane, West- Smithfield, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 180

Title: The seaman of Dover. In four parts

First Line: A seaman of Dover whose excellent parts

References:

ESTC: T192401

Subjects:  SpainCalais (France)

Themes:  SailorsLovers partedWomen sailorsCruel parents

Harding B 4(93)

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Edition - Bod18806

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 180

Title: The seaman of Dover

First Line: A seaman of Dover, whose excellent parts

References:

ESTC: T47232

Subjects:  SpainCalais (France)

Themes:  SailorsLovers partedWomen sailorsCruel parents

Harding B 4(92)

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Edition - Bod22413

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 536

Title: William and Harriet

First Line: It's of [a] rich gentleman near London did dwell

Themes:  ShipwreckTransvestismWomen sailorsCruel parents

2806 c.16(47)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(308a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod2294

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7002

Title: The sailors consolation

First Line: One night came on a hurricane

Tune: Bay of Biscay O!

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15083

Title: Love and the fortune of war

First Line: From the moment I ranked as a man

Themes:  Soldiers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 49

Title: The lass of Ocram

First Line: I built my love a gallant ship a ship of northern fame

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentLovers partedCruel parents

Harding B 11(3376)

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Edition - Bod3670

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, Preston

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(438).

Series Identifier: 81


Ballad - Roud Number: 455

Title: The prentice boy

First Line: Twas down by Sally's garden one evening as I strayed

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusApprenticesMerchantsCruel parentsLotteries

Harding B 25(1556)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod12515

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High-street, St. Giles


Ballad - Roud Number: 536

Title: William and Harriet

First Line: It's of a rich gentleman near London did dwell

Themes:  Social statusCruel parentsShipwreckWomen sailorsTransvestism

Harding B 15(380b)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 3158

Notes:  Slip

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