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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5958

Titles:
The Red-cross knight
The red cross knight
The Red cross knight
Glee. -- Red Crois knight

First Lines:
Blow, warder blow thy souln [sic] horn
Blow, warder, blow thy sounding horn
Blow, warder blow thy sounding horn
Blow, warder, blow! thy sounding horn

Themes:
Crusaders

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6785

Titles:
The Knight of the Cross
The Knight of the cross

First Lines:
A Knight of the Cross from the holy war came

Themes:
Crusaders

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 13809

Titles:
Dunos the brave
Dunois the brave

First Lines:
'Twas Dunois the young and brave
It was Dunos the brave
It was Dunois the young and brave
I was Dunois the young and brave
To Syria young Dunois will go
It was Dunos the brave was bound for Palestine

Themes:
Crusaders

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4091

Titles:
A pleasant song of the valiant deeds of chivalry, atchieved by the noble knight Sir Guy of Warwick
A pleasant song of the valiant deeds of chivalry, atchieved by that noble knight, Sir Guy of Warwick
A pleasant song of the valiant deeds of chivalry, atchieved by noble knight, Sir Guy of Warwick

First Lines:
Was ever knight for ladies sake
Was ever knight for ladyes sake
Was ever knight, for ladies sake

Subjects:
Guy of Warwick (Legendary character)

Themes:
Crusaders

Edition - Bod6190

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, wholesale and retail, 39, Great St Andrew- Street, Seven Dials, London

Notes:  Harding B 15(164a) is a duplicate of the text, with a separately printed illustration pasted adjacent.


Ballad - Roud Number: V6785

Title: The Knight of the Cross

First Line: A Knight of the Cross from the holy war came

Themes:  Crusaders

Harding B 16(122c)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(221b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod2780

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

Notes:  Harding B 15(163b) is a duplicate of the text alone, with a separately printed illustration pasted adjacent.


Ballad - Roud Number: V6785

Title: The Knight of the cross

First Line: A Knight of the Cross from the holy war came

Themes:  Crusaders

Harding B 25(1036)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 26

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod2895

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

Notes:  Harding B 25(1036) is a duplicate of the text alone.


Ballad - Roud Number: V6785

Title: The Knight of the cross

First Line: A Knight of the Cross from the holy war came

Themes:  Crusaders

Harding B 15(163b)

Notes:  The illustration and the text are separately printed items. The illustration and the text are separately printed items. Slip


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Edition - Bod2896

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, wholesale and retail, 39, Great St Andrew- Street, Seven Dials, London

Notes:  Harding B 16(122c) is a duplicate of the text alone.


Ballad - Roud Number: V6785

Title: The Knight of the Cross

First Line: A Knight of the Cross from the holy war came

Themes:  Crusaders

Harding B 15(164a)

Notes:  The illustration and the text are separately printed items. The illustration and the text are separately printed items. Slip


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Edition - Bod13023

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Ballad

Title: The prophet of Granada

First Line: There's music in Granada's walls

Authors:  G., J.

Subjects:  Spain

Themes:  Crusades

Harding B 11(3182)

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Edition - Bod7148

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: 124


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15670

Title: A brother's love. Answer to \"Sister Mary\"

First Line: Oh! Mary thou art fading fast

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1444

Title: I'll hang my harp on a willow tree

First Line: I'll hang my harp on a willow tree

Themes:  Crusades

Firth b.26(282)

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Edition - Bod14709

Imprint Names:  Neesom

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Neesom, Printer, 166, Brick Lane, Spitalfields


Ballad - Roud Number: V5958

Title: The red cross knight

First Line: Blow, warder, blow thy sounding horn

Themes:  Crusaders

Harding B 15(254b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod18390

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 13809

Title: Dunois the brave

First Line: It was Dunois the young and brave

Themes:  Crusaders

Johnson Ballads 182

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod23418

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1658 and 1664

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, and W Gilbertson


Ballad - Roud Number: V4091

Title: A pleasant song of the valiant deeds of chivalry, atchieved by noble knight, Sir Guy of Warwick

First Line: Was ever knight, for ladies sake

Tune: Was ever man

References:

ESTC: R187091

Subjects:  Guy of Warwick (Legendary character)

Themes:  Crusaders

Wood 401(3)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1749

Titles:
Gallant troubadour
[G]allant trobadour [sic]
Gaily the troubadour
Gallant trobadour [sic]
Gaily the troubadour touched his guitar
The troubadour
The gallant troubadour
Gaily the troubadour touch'd his guitar

First Lines:
Glowing with love, on fire for fame
Glowing with love, on fire fame [sic]
Glowing with love on fire [for fame]
Gaily the troubadour touched his guitar
Gaily the troubadour tonch'd [sic] his guitar
Glowing with love on fire for fame
Gaily the troubadour touch'd his guitar
Glowing with love on fire for [fame]

Themes:
Palestine
Crusades
Chivalry
Crusaders

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3024

Titles:
Knight of the golden crest
The knight of the golden crest
A new song, called \"The gleaners' resolution\"
Under the walnut tree

First Lines:
Under the walnut tree dance with me
The banners wav'd on the castle walls
Good people give attention and listen to my song
Under the walnut-tree dance with me
The banner wav'd on the castle walls

Themes:
Crusades
Dancing

Edition - Bod19484

Imprint Names:  Keys, E.

Imprint Locations:  Devonport

Imprint: E. Keys, (Columbian Printing Office) 7, James-street, Devonport

Series Identifier: The youth's recitor 10


Ballad - Roud Number: V20537

Title: Moslem and the old soldier

First Line: Rest awhile, disabled soldier!

Themes:  CrusadesIslam

Johnson Ballads 1550

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Edition - Bod4793

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13772

Title: The glasses sparkle on the board

First Line: The glasses sparkle on the board

Themes:  Drinking

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2699

Title: The wounded hussar

First Line: Alone on the banks of the dark rolling Danube

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  Soldiers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1940

Title: Follow, follow, over mountain

First Line: Follow, follow, over mountain

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 767

Title: Meet me by moonlight

First Line: Meet me by moonlight alone

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 24438

Title: I'd be a butterfly

First Line: I'd be a butterfly, born in a bower

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V5958

Title: The Red-cross knight

First Line: Blow, warder blow thy sounding horn

Themes:  Crusaders

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V423

Title: When the southern breezes

First Line: When the southern breezes play

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V8701

Title: Hark thro' the woods, &c

First Line: Hark! thro' the woods the rising sound

Themes:  Hunting

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V674

Title: Some lilies in a valley grew

First Line: Some lilies in a valley grew

Harding B 36(2)

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Edition - Bod4799

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12635

Title: Life in London; or the Sprees of Tom and Jerry

First Line: Come all ye swells & sporting blades who love to see good fun

Subjects:  London (England)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1251

Title: Ere around the huge oak

First Line: Ere around the huge oak that o'ershadows yon mill

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 767

Title: Meet me by moonlight

First Line: Meet me by moonlight alone

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1940

Title: Follow, follow, over mountain

First Line: Follow, follow, over mountain

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 2699

Title: The wounded hussar

First Line: Alone on the banks of the dark rolling Danube

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  Soldiers

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V423

Title: When the southern breezes

First Line: When the southern breezes play

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V3083

Title: The hunter's signal horn

First Line: The hunters signal horn is sounding

Themes:  Hunting

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 13812

Title: A rose tree

First Line: A rose tree in full bearing

Authors:  O'Keeffe, John, 1747-1833

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V674

Title: Some lilies in a valley grew

First Line: Some lilies in a valley grew

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 24438

Title: I'd be a butterfly

First Line: I'd be a butterfly, born in a bower

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V5958

Title: The Red-cross knight

First Line: Blow, warder blow thy sounding horn

Themes:  Crusaders

Harding B 36(9)


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Edition - Bod2099

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1845

Imprint: [J. Paul] and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials, and 35, Hanover Street, Portsea

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 651 is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13771

Title: The gipsy's tent

First Line: Our fire on the turf and tent 'neath the hill

Themes:  Gipsies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4644

Title: Old Adam

First Line: In the green forest where old Adam dwelt

Themes:  Old age

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3024

Title: Knight of the golden crest

First Line: The banner wav'd on the castle walls

Themes:  Crusades

Harding B 11(1321)

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Edition - Bod13818

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Cour[t] 7 Dials, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13845

Title: Cheer boys, cheer!

First Line: Cheer! boys, cheer! no more of idle sorrow

Authors:  Mackay, Charles, 1814-1889

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Emigration

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1749

Title: Gaily the troubadour touched his guitar

First Line: Gaily the troubadour touch'd his guitar

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839

Themes:  Crusades

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V15165

Title: Woman rules the day

First Line: Ye lords of the creation

Themes:  WomenForeigners

Harding B 11(587)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 13777

Titles:
I'll hang my harp on a willow t[ree]
I'll hang my harp on the willow tree
I'll hang my harp on a willow tree
I'll hang up my harp on a willow tree

First Lines:
I'll hang my harp on a willow tree
I'll hang up my harp on a willow tree

Subjects:
Palestine

Themes:
Rejected suitor
Crusades
War
Soldiers

Edition - Bod12830

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V115

Title: Albion the pride of the sea

First Line: My boys would you know how our ship got her name

Themes:  SailorsNaval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1749

Title: Gaily the troubadour touch'd his guitar

First Line: Gaily the troubadour tonch'd [sic] his guitar

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839

Themes:  CrusadersPalestine

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1126

Title: Solomon Lob was a ploughman stout

First Line: Solomon Lob was a ploughman stout

Themes:  Civil war, 1642-1649Soldiers

Harding B 11(29)

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Edition - Bod13185

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, P[ri]nter, Toy and Marble warehouse 6, Great st, Andrew Street, 7 dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5437

Title: The pilgrim of lo[ve]

First Line: Orynthia, my beloved, I call in vain

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20825

Title: Flashy young dustman

First Line: Near Cannon street road a young housemaid did dwell

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  JewsPrisonsPregnancy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13942

Title: Hot codlings, hot

First Line: A [l]ittle old woman, a living she got

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1768-1833

Themes:  Drinking - womenStreet tradersFood

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 24438

Title: I'd be a butterfly

First Line: I'd be a butterfly, born in a bower

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V21198

Title: The sovereign bank

First Line: A ploaghman [sic] down in Somersetshire

Themes:  MoneyBanks

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V31035

Title: Mr. Lowe, and Miss Cundy

First Line: A spruce linen draper, one Mr. John Lowe

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V3340

Title: Fly away pretty moth

First Line: Fly away, pretty moth to the shade

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V423

Title: When the southern breezes play

First Line: When the southern breezes play

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V3540

Title: Answer to the light guitar

First Line: Yes I will leave the fest[i]ve scene

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V11493

Title: I'll away to the bridal

First Line: Faith I'll awa' to the bridal

Themes:  Drinking

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V5958

Title: Glee. -- Red Crois knight

First Line: Blow, warder blow thy souln [sic] horn

Themes:  Crusaders

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V1030

Title: Together let us range

First Line: Together let us range the [fields]

Harding B 11(424)

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Edition - Bod974

Imprint Names:  Ordoyno, W.

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail by W. Ordoyno, Newton Street, Nottingham

Notes:  An uncut sheet of two titles.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13784

Title: Happy land

First Line: Happy land! happy land!

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13900

Title: The soldier's tear

First Line: Upon the hill he turn'd

Themes:  Soldiers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13752

Title: After many roving years

First Line: Oh, after many roving years

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 298

Title: Where are you going my pretty maid

First Line: Where are you going my pretty maid?

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 13804

Title: My Helen is the fairest flower

First Line: My Helen is the fairest flower

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V8045

Title: Kiss me now or never

First Line: The morn was fair, the month was May

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V2898

Title: Rose of Cashmere

First Line: By the flower of the valley

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V826

Title: The smile and sigh

First Line: There is a smile I dearly prize

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V2890

Title: My love's like the red red rose

First Line: Oh, my love's like the red red rose

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V28711

Title: Lovely woman

First Line: Of mighty nature's handy works

Themes:  Women

11th Ballad - Roud Number: 13833

Title: Woodman spare the tree

First Line: Woodman spare that tree

Authors:  Morris, George Pope, 1802-1864

12th Ballad - Roud Number: 13786

Title: Lost Rosabel

First Line: They have given thee to another

Themes:  Lovers parted

13th Ballad - Roud Number: 13894

Title: Journey'd over many lands

First Line: I've journey'd over many lands

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V3323

Title: My bark is on the sea

First Line: Do you ever think of me love

15th Ballad - Roud Number: 13881

Title: The old house at home

First Line: Oh, the old house at home where my forefathers dwelt

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839

16th Ballad - Roud Number: V28099

Title: My old girl at home

First Line: To my old girl at home these lines I'll indite

Themes:  Family life

17th Ballad - Roud Number: V8090

Title: Merry Christ-Church bells

First Line: Hark! the bonny Christ-Church bells

Themes:  Bells

18th Ballad - Roud Number: V3790

Title: The gypsey prince

First Line: No more, no more shall the notes of love

Themes:  War

19th Ballad - Roud Number: 4260

Title: Allan water

First Line: On the banks of Allan-water

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

20th Ballad - Roud Number: V1694

Title: My dear native isle

First Line: Dear native isle; the summer sun is glowing

21st Ballad - Roud Number: 13836

Title: We've liv'd and lov'd together

First Line: We have liv'd and lov'd together

Authors:  Jefferys, Charles, 1807-1865

22nd Ballad - Roud Number: V806

Title: Oh, yes! I oft remember thee

First Line: Oh, yes! I oft remember thee

23rd Ballad - Roud Number: V7936

Title: A duet

First Line: Cup of nectar -- rosy nectar

24th Ballad - Roud Number: V227

Title: Dolly Day

First Line: She's just what I expected her

25th Ballad - Roud Number: V888

Title: By the gaily circling glass

First Line: By the gaily circling glass

Themes:  Drinking

26th Ballad - Roud Number: 1346

Title: Hail! smiling morn

First Line: Hail! smiling morn that tips the hill with gold

27th Ballad - Roud Number: V326

Title: Chanting Benny, or the Batch of ballads

First Line: When quite a babe my parents said

Themes:  Ballads

28th Ballad - Roud Number: V30655

Title: The queen of merry England

First Line: O the queen of merry England

Subjects:  Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901

Themes:  Patriotism

29th Ballad - Roud Number: 3549

Title: The death of Nelson

First Line: O'er Nelson's tomb, with silent grief oppress'd

Authors:  Arnold, Samuel James, 1774-1852

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

30th Ballad - Roud Number: 16967

Title: John Anderson my Jo

First Line: John Anderson, my Jo, John

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Themes:  Marriage

31st Ballad - Roud Number: 23540

Title: Sweet May morn

First Line: It was early one sweet May morning

32nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5060

Title: Willie brew'd a peck o' maut

First Line: O Willie brew'd a peck o' maut

Themes:  Drinking

33rd Ballad - Roud Number: V220

Title: The bloom is on the rye

First Line: My pretty Jane! my pretty Jane!

Authors:  Fitzball, Edward, 1792-1873

34th Ballad - Roud Number: V27855

Title: Drink, boys, drink

First Line: Come, push about the grog, and drink, boys drink

Themes:  Drinking

35th Ballad - Roud Number: V5958

Title: The Red cross knight

First Line: Blow, warder, blow! thy sounding horn

Themes:  Crusaders

36th Ballad - Roud Number: V2980

Title: A new version of the Admiral

First Line: How swiftly rides our gallant bark

Themes:  Naval

37th Ballad - Roud Number: V196

Title: My beautiful Rhine

First Line: How sweet 'tis to wander when day beams decline

Themes:  Rhine, river

38th Ballad - Roud Number: 1235

Title: Health to all good lasses

First Line: Here's a health to all good lasses

Themes:  Drinking

Firth b.25(600/601)

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