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Edition - Bod11517

Imprint Names:  King, T.Green, G.

Imprint Locations:  BirminghamLondon

Date  c.1845

Imprint: Printed by T. King, Birmingham, and sold by Mr. Green, at his Music Stall, near the Turnpike, City-road, and at 27, Featherstone-street, City-road


Ballad - Roud Number: V30248

Title: The fast young man

First Line: The fast young man is a gent renowned

Tune: The bronze horse

Authors:  Hardwick, J.A.

Performers:  Sharp, John W., 1828-1856

Themes:  Dandies

Harding B 11(1170)

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Edition - Bod12540

Imprint Names:  King, T.Green, G.

Imprint Locations:  BirminghamLondon

Date  c.1845

Imprint: Printed by T. King Birmingham and sold by Mr. Green at his Music Stall near the Turnpike City Road, and at 27, Featherstone-street, City-road


Ballad - Roud Number: V6009

Title: The modern slap-up swell

First Line: I'll sing you a slap-up song, made by one who knows town well

Tune: Fine old English gentleman

Performers:  Wilton, Miss

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Dandies

Harding B 11(2472)

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Edition - Bod19188

Imprint Names:  Wood, T.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1806 and 1827

Imprint: Printed by T. Wood, New Meeting-Street, Birmingm [sic]


Ballad - Roud Number: V1721

Title: The dandy, O

First Line: I'm a fashionable beau, just turn'd out the newest go

Tune: Love and brandy, O

Themes:  Dandies

Johnson Ballads 1481

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1161

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1839 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson and son (late Russell) Printers, 69 Digbeth (from 21, Moor st.) Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15094

Title: I'm a gent, I'm a gent

First Line: I'm a gent, I'm a gent, I'm a gent ready made

Performers:  Wright, Mr.

Performance Locations:  Adelphi Theatre

Notes:  The Adelphi Theatre was in operation from 1818.

Themes:  Dandies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V213

Title: Ben Block

First Line: Ben Block was a veteran of naval renown

Authors:  Collins, John, d. 1808

Themes:  Sailors - veterans

Firth b.25(470)

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Edition - Bod12744

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: William Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V243

Title: Bill Bounce the swell cove, out of luck

First Line: In London town there once did dwell

Themes:  PovertyDandies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 950

Title: Banks of the Nile

First Line: Hark! hark! the drums do beat my love, and I must haste away

Themes:  NavalNile, Battle of the, 1798

Harding B 11(276)

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