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Edition - Bod12434

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co., Printers, 2, & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1162

Title: My bonny labouring boy

First Line: As I rov'd out one morniog [sic] being in the blooming spring

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusCruel parents

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V155

Title: Away, away to the mountain's brow

First Line: Away, away to the mountain's brow

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1475

Title: Miller asleep in his mill

First Line: Tho' Phillis denies me

Johnson Ballads 1110

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Edition - Bod8320

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 510


Ballad - Roud Number: V15496

Title: The fortunate maid

First Line: It's of a pretty maiden fair

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusCruel parents

Firth c.12(299)

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Edition - Bod6506

Imprint Names:  Sanderson

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh

Date  between 1830 and 1910

Imprint: Sanderson, Printer, Edinburgh


Ballad

Title: The cruel father

First Line: Come, all you pretty fair maids, and listen to my song

Themes:  MurderCourtship - difference in social statusCruel parents

Firth c.12(298)

Notes:  Slip


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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 - Bod7701

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 4


Ballad - Roud Number: V30429

Title: The doublet of gray; or, Theodore and Madeline

First Line: Beneath the tall turrets that nod o'er the dell

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusCruel parentsSuicide

Firth b.27(460)

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Harding B 11(950)

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Edition - Bod7792

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Catnach, Printer, 2 & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(747) is another impression Johnson Ballads 179 is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: The cruel father and affectionate lovers

First Line: It's of a damsel both fair and handsome

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusLovers partedServantsCruel parents

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8933

Title: The old maid

First Line: An old maid kept five great tom-cats

Firth b.25(74)

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Edition - Bod14193

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Burbage and Stretton, Printers, Nottingham

Sheet References:  ESTC: T196820

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 223

Title: A new copy of verses, called The Unhappy pair of Gloucester

First Line: Good people give attention whilst I the truth do tell

Subjects:  North America

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusServantsCruel parentsIndentured servants

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 12657

Title: The lover's complaint. A favourite new song

First Line: Abroad as I walk'd for my recreation

Harding B 12(169)

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Edition - Bod15985

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V34950

Title: The cruel father

First Line: In Cambridge fair city a rich damsel did dwell

Subjects:  Cambridge (England)

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusCruel parentsSuicidePoisoning

Harding B 25(450)

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Edition - Bod2412

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co. Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury

Notes:  Harding B 11(3764) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3826

Title: Terence's farewell

First Line: So, my Kathleen, you're going to leave me

Authors:  Dufferin and Clandeboye, Helen Selina Sheridan, Baroness, 1807-1867

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 536

Title: William & Harriet

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

Themes:  Cruel parentsWomen sailorsTransvestismShipwreckCourtship - difference in social status

Firth b.26(248)

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Edition - Bod2413

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury

Notes:  Firth b.26(248) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3826

Title: Terence's farewell

First Line: So, my Kathleen, you're going to leave me

Authors:  Dufferin and Clandeboye, Helen Selina Sheridan, Baroness, 1807-1867

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 536

Title: William & Harriet

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

Themes:  Cruel parentsWomen sailorsTransvestismShipwreckCourtship - difference in social status

Harding B 11(3764)

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Edition - Bod7164

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: George Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 65


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 605

Title: The fair maid in Bedlam

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

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusCruel parentsInsanityBethlehem Royal Hospital (London, England)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3139

Title: The pretty maid milking her cow

First Line: It was on a fine summer's morning

Themes:  Rural society

Firth b.26(457)

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Edition - Bod20474

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed and sold wholesale and retail by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-court

Notes:  Harding B 11(3164) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: The pretty plough boy

First Line: It's of a pretty plough boy was gazing o'er his plough

Themes:  Lovers partedCruel parentsPress-gangsSailorsCourtship - difference in social status

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 956

Title: The spotted cow

First Line: One morning in the month of May

Themes:  Seduction

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13847

Title: Canadian boat song

First Line: Faintly as tolls the evening chime

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

Firth b.25(108)

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Harding B 11(3161)

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Edition - Bod23149

Imprint Names:  Burton, R.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1641 and 1674

Imprint: Printed for R. Burton, at the Horse-shooe in West-smith- field


Ballad - Roud Number: V32989

Title: Loves downfall

First Line: Draw near young maidens every one

Tune: Flora farewell

References:

ESTC: R234900

Themes:  SuicideCourtship - difference in social statusServantsWomenCruel parentsLetter-writing

4o Rawl. 566(27b)

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Edition - Bod24226

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and Sold at the Printing-Office in Bow-Church-Yard, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V2183

Title: The tragical ballad: or, The lady who fell in love with her serving-man

First Line: Good people pray attend

References:

ESTC: N13815

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusServantsCruel parentsTransvestismWomen soldiers

Douce Ballads 3(96a)

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