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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V11978

Titles:
The crafty wife and contented cuckold

First Lines:
There was an old dyer who had a young wife

Themes:
Cuckoldry

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12585

Titles:
Funny doings in high life

First Lines:
You ladies all of high degree

Themes:
Cuckoldry

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13735

Titles:
Duchess of Newcastle's lament

First Lines:
There is not a tailor in all London town

Themes:
Cuckoldry

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4776

Titles:
A new summons to all the merry wagtail jades that attend at Horn fair

First Lines:
Come all you merry jades

Themes:
Cuckoldry

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1520

Titles:
The butcher and heifer

First Lines:
Come all you pritty [sic] fair maids I'd have you bewere [sic]

Themes:
Cuckoldry

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4773

Titles:
A new summons to Horn fair

First Lines:
You horned fumbling cuckolds

Themes:
Cuckoldry

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4774

Titles:
The merry humours of Horn fair

First Lines:
It was on the 18th of October

Themes:
Cuckoldry

Edition - Bod4141

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Printed for W. Armstrong, Banastre-street


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1573

Title: Beggars & ballad singers

First Line: There's difference to be seen, 'twixt a beggar and a queen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V30122

Title: Ship in a box

First Line: There was a jolly sailor in Liverpool did dwell

Themes:  Cuckoldry

Harding B 28(259)

Notes:  Cropped along bottom edge. Cropped.


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Edition - Bod1913

Imprint Names:  Oliver, E.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed for E. Oliver, at the Golden-Key, on Snow-Hill, over- against St. Sepulchres-Church, neer the Sarazens-head

Notes:  Caption of first illustration: \"This it is to be contented Brother\"


Ballad - Roud Number: V22831

Title: The rich and flourishing cuckold well satisfied

First Line: The delights of a cuckold that doth not repine

Tune: The delights of the bottle

Themes:  Cuckoldry

4o Rawl. 566(22)

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Edition - Bod5276

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V4774

Title: The merry humours of Horn fair

First Line: It was on the 18th of October

Themes:  Cuckoldry

Firth c.19(139)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 22(171)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5571

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Sold by J. Pitts, No. 14, Great St. Andrew-street, Seven dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V4773

Title: A new summons to Horn fair

First Line: You horned fumbling cuckolds

Themes:  Cuckoldry

Douce Ballads 4(43)

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Edition - Bod5668

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer Wholesale Toy & Marble Warehouse 6 Great st Andrew street 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 570

Title: The bold boatswain of Dover

First Line: There was a bold boatswain in Dover did dwell

Themes:  Cuckoldry

Firth c.13(209)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(231)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod827

Imprint Names:  Passinger, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed for Thomas Passenger at the three bibles on London- bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: V26458

Title: The contented cuckold, or Patience upon force is a medcine for a mad man

First Line: You young men all to you I call

Tune: She cannot hold her legs together

Authors:  Robins, Thomas

Themes:  Cuckoldry

Harding B 39(126)

Notes:  Negative photocopy of the Huth copy, EBB65H(35), Harvard University, Houghton Library


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Edition - Bod843

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.Clarke, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1674 and 1679

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, J. Wright, and J. Clarke

Notes:  Caption of illustration: \"This it is to be contented Brother\"


Ballad - Roud Number: V22831

Title: The rich and flourishing cuckold well satisfied

First Line: The delights of a cuckold that doth not repine

Tune: The delights of the bottle

References:

ESTC: R182701

Themes:  Cuckoldry

Wood E 25(123)

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Edition - Bod6303

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1610]

Ballad

Title: A proper new ballad, shewing a merrie iest of one Ieamie of Woodicock hill, and his wife

First Line: One Iemie there was that dwelt in a towne

Tune: Woodicocks hill

References:

ESTC: S124783

Themes:  Cuckoldry

Firth b.19(24)

Notes:  Torn. Facsimiles of this sheet are at 2806 c.20(1), Firth c.23(109b) and Johnson Ballads 2591


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Edition - Bod6315

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. [Brooksby, at the Golden-Ball, near] the Hospi[tal-gate in West-Smithfield]


Ballad - Roud Number: V25715

Title: The cuckcoo of the times

First Line: Tom Tinkers wife Joan Ruggles sat

Tune: The wandering Jews chronicle

References:

ESTC: R228098

Subjects:  Derby, James Stanley, earl of, 1607-1651Bradshaw, Henry, d. 1661Cromwell, Oliver, 1599-1658

Themes:  Cuckoldry

Firth b.19(5)

Notes:  Torn at lower right, lacking part of imprint


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Edition - Bod6353

Imprint Names:  Smith, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1681

Imprint: London: Printed for Francis Smith, 1681


Ballad - Roud Number: V31547

Title: The Protestant cuckold: a new ballad

First Line: Though the town does abound so with plots and with shams

Tune: Packington's pound; or, Timothy Dash the scriveners apprentice

References:

ESTC: R8245

Subjects:  Harris, Benjamin

Themes:  Cuckoldry

Firth b.20(89)

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Wood 417(58)

Notes:  Wood 417(58); MS. annotation beside the imprint: In the beginning of Apr. 1681. The title of this copy is annotated, identifying the subject as Benjamin Harris.


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Edition - Bod2393

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Preston

Notes:  Harding B 11(3727) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 382


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1679

Title: The tailor and the treacle cask

First Line: Come listen awhile and a story I'll tell

Themes:  Cuckoldry

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V27008

Title: Margaret Scott's epitaph. Found in a country church-yard, in the parish of Dunkeld, in Scotland

First Line: Stop passenger until my life you read

Subjects:  Scotland

Harding B 11(3726)

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Edition - Bod2394

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Preston

Notes:  Harding B 11(3726) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 382


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1679

Title: The tailor and the treacle cask

First Line: Come listen awhile and a story I'll tell

Themes:  Cuckoldry

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V27008

Title: Margaret Scott's epitaph. Found in a country church-yard, in the parish of Dunkeld, in Scotland

First Line: Stop passenger until my life you read

Subjects:  Scotland

Harding B 11(3727)

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Edition - Bod3983

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1794?]

Imprint: Sold at No. 42, Long Lane


Ballad - Roud Number: 114

Title: 'Twas on Christmas day

First Line: Twas on Ch[r]istmay [sic] day

Authors:  Arnold, Samuel James, 1774-1852

Performers:  Fawcett, John, 1768-1837

References:

ESTC: T195844

Themes:  Cuckoldry

Harding B 22(306)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod12220

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121, & 122, Church Street, Office North Road, Preston

Series Identifier: 325


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1555

Title: The dear Irish boy

First Line: My Conner his cheeks they are as ruby as morning

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 570

Title: The bold boatswain of Dover

First Line: There was a bold boatswain in Dover did dwell

Themes:  Cuckoldry

Harding B 11(819)

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Edition - Bod10315

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: 907

Title: A new ballad of the souldier and Peggy

First Line: It was a brave souldier

Themes:  Cuckoldry

Harding B 39(151)

Notes:  Photocopy of Huth III.14 (Harvard College Library)


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Edition - Bod10455

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4610

Title: Unhappy Jeremiah

First Line: In -- town not long ago

Themes:  Cuckoldry

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1821

Title: The Tan-yard side

First Line: I am a rambling hero

Harding B 11(3956)

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Edition - Bod8624

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 570

Title: The bold boatswain of Dover

First Line: There was a bold boatswain in Dover did dwell

Themes:  Cuckoldry

Firth c.13(208)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15711

Imprint Names:  Carse, W.

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  c.1825

Imprint: W. Carse, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: V13735

Title: Duchess of Newcastle's lament

First Line: There is not a tailor in all London town

Themes:  Cuckoldry

Harding B 17(79b)

Notes:  Slip


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