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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 4340

Titles:
Put my little shoes away

First Lines:
Mother dear come bathe my forehead

Themes:
Death - children

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3018

Titles:
Footsteps on the stairs

First Lines:
I miss thee now, those little feet

Themes:
Death - children

Edition - Bod2226

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

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

Series Identifier: 629


Ballad - Roud Number: V503

Title: Poor Jim, the collier lad

First Line: The cottage was a thatched one

Authors:  Farmer, E.

Themes:  Death - children

Harding B 11(3082)

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Edition - Bod10831

Imprint Names:  Cadman, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1855

Imprint: Sold Wholesale and Retail by J. Cadman, Printer, 152, Great Ancoats Street, Manchester

Series Identifier: 96


Ballad - Roud Number: 23262

Title: Child's dream

First Line: Before a lonely cottage once

Themes:  Death - children

Firth c.26(63)

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Edition - Bod20725

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 996


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 24497

Title: Kiss me mother kiss your darling

First Line: Kiss me mother, kiss your darling

Performers:  Christy Minstrels

Themes:  Death - children

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3561

Title: The stars will light me home

First Line: When far away from thee, love

Harding B 11(2006)

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Edition - Bod23026

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 1036


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4574

Title: Kiss me and I'll go to sleep

First Line: Oh, father come and sit by me

Themes:  Death - children

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15282

Title: Where the flowery praties grow

First Line: Sure I'm Denny Blake from Ireland fair

Subjects:  Ireland

Harding B 11(2005)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3153

Titles:
Kiss me mother, kiss your darling
Kiss me mother kiss your darling
Kiss me, mother, kiss your darling

First Lines:
Kiss me mother, kiss your darling
Kiss me, mother, kiss your darling

Themes:
Death
Death - children

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3964

Titles:
The dying boy's reflections

First Lines:
Oh, speak to me, dear mother, and let thine eyes of blue

Themes:
Death - children
Stepmothers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 23262

Titles:
The child's dream
Child's dream
The child's dream, a story of heaven
A child's dream. -- A story of heaven

First Lines:
Before a lonely cottage once
Before a lonely cottage once, with climbing roses gay
Before a lowland cottage
Beside a lowland cottage with climbing roses gay

Themes:
Religion
Death
Death - children

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4574

Titles:
Kiss me and I'll go to sleep
Kiss me, and I'll go to sleep. Companion song to put me in my little bed
Kiss me, and I'll go to sleep! Companion song to Pat me in my little bed

First Lines:
Oh, father come and sit by me
Oh, father, come and sit beside me

Themes:
Death
Death - children

Edition - Bod12149

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1784

Title: The lad in the Scotch brigade or The burning plains of Egypt

First Line: On the banks of the Clyde stood a lass [sic] and a lassie

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4340

Title: Put my little shoes away

First Line: Mother dear come bathe my forehead

Themes:  Death - children

Harding B 11(2032)

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Edition - Bod13431

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  Harding B 11(125) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 907


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V10485

Title: The backslider's return; or The infidel's deathbed repentance

First Line: O, Saviour, I have found thee!

Authors:  Dawson, S.

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3964

Title: The dying boy's reflections

First Line: Oh, speak to me, dear mother, and let thine eyes of blue

Themes:  Death - childrenStepmothers

Harding B 11(126)

Notes:  Harding B 11(126) is another impression.


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Edition - Bod23604

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  Harding B 11(126) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 907


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V10485

Title: The backslider's return; or The infidel's deathbed repentance

First Line: O, Saviour, I have found thee!

Attributation: Composed by S. Dawson

Authors:  Dawson, S.

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3964

Title: The dying boy's reflections

First Line: Oh, speak to me, dear mother, and let thine eyes of blue

Themes:  Death - childrenStepmothers

Harding B 11(125)

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Edition - Bod5061

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: W.S. Fortey, Printer & Publisher, 2 & 3, Monmouth Ct

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 427 is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V503

Title: Little Jim, the collier boy

First Line: The cottage was a thatched one

Themes:  Death - childrenCoalmines and mining

Harding B 11(2167)

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Edition - Bod12314

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V503

Title: Little Jim, the collier boy

First Line: The cottage was a thatched one

Themes:  Death - childrenCoalmines and mining

Harding B 11(2166)

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Edition - Bod23178

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V503

Title: Little Jim, the collier boy

First Line: The cottage was a thatched one

Themes:  Death - childrenCoalmines and mining

Harding B 11(2168)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V503

Titles:
Poor Jim, the collier lad
Little Jim, the collier boy
Little Jim; or, The collier's home
Poor little Jim

First Lines:
The cottage was a thatched one, the outside old and mean
The cottage was a thatched one

Themes:
Coalmines and mining
Poverty
Death - children

Edition - Bod1090

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W.S. Fortey, 2 & 3 Monmouth court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3018

Title: Footsteps on the stairs

First Line: I miss thee now, those little feet

Themes:  Death - children

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 7714

Title: The vacant chair

First Line: We shall meet, but we shall miss him

Authors:  Washburn, Henry Stevenson, 1813-1903

Themes:  Soldiers - death in battle

Firth b.25(214)

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Edition - Bod12316

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 240


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V503

Title: Little Jim; or, The collier's home

First Line: The cottage was a thatched one, the outside old and mean

Themes:  Death - childrenCoalmines and mining

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1692

Title: Woeful marriage

First Line: On Monday night I married a wife

Themes:  Domestic violenceHousework

Harding B 11(2169)

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