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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4062

Titles:
Eleven shillings a week

First Lines:
Of a man and woman I'm going to speak

Themes:
Domestic economy

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4065

Titles:
Five and twenty shillings a-week

First Lines:
You'll find it very hard no doubt

Themes:
Domestic economy

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1185

Titles:
I tell you, John Jarret, you'l breake: or John Jarrets wives counsell to her husband, to have care to his estate in this hard time lest he turne bankerout

First Lines:
Pray gentle John Jarret, give eare to my words

Themes:
Domestic economy

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V14295

Titles:
House keeping or, Two pound two

First Lines:
A man and his wife got into strife

Themes:
Domestic economy

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8192

Titles:
The constant couple, or, The glory of true love

First Lines:
Of late I did walk in a pleasant fair day

Themes:
Domestic economy

Edition - Bod5156

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Notes:  Appears also in a sheet of four ballads; see Harding B 19(87).


Ballad - Roud Number: V23726

Title: An admired song called My £1 5s

First Line: Its of a tradesman and his wife I hear the other day

Themes:  Domestic economy

2806 c.8(289)

Notes:  Slip.


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2806 c.15(95)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod5470

Imprint Names:  Lindsay, J.

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  between 1851 and 1910

Imprint: Printed and Sold by James Lindsay, Stationer, &c., 9 King Street, Glasgow

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth c.20(127).

Series Identifier: 125


Ballad - Roud Number: V14294

Title: One pound two

First Line: Now Maggy dear, I do hear you have been on the spree

Themes:  Domestic economy

2806 c.13(58)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod6568

Imprint Names:  Forth, J.

Imprint Locations:  Pocklington

Imprint: J. Forth, Printer, Pocklington

Series Identifier: 227


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15513

Title: Going out to market

First Line: Once I was never satisfied with how the cash was laid out

Themes:  Domestic economy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13808

Title: Bessy the sailor's bride

First Line: Poor Bessy was a sailor's bride

Firth b.25(246)

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Edition - Bod6601

Imprint Names:  Forth, J.

Imprint Locations:  Pocklington

Imprint: Forth, Printer, Pocklington

Series Identifier: 61


Ballad - Roud Number: V1598

Title: How five & twenty shillings were expended in a week

First Line: Tis of a tradesman and his wife

Themes:  Domestic economy

Firth b.25(251)

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Harding B 11(1586)

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Edition - Bod6916

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: A Ry [sic] & co., Printers, Monmouth court, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V159

Title: A batchelor's wants

First Line: [C]ome al[l] you women, if you wish to change your life

Authors:  Youd, J.

Themes:  Domestic economy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1610

Title: The answer to Colin & Phoebe

First Line: Come, come dearest Phoebe let's away to the fair

Notes:  The same setting to type appears in Harding B 11(73) but under a different imprint

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V13069

Title: My lodging is on the cold ground

First Line: My lodging is on the cold ground

Notes:  The same setting of type appears in Harding B 11(73) but under a different imprint

Firth b.25(2)

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Edition - Bod6972

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: C. Paul, Printer, No. 18, Great Saint Andrew-street, Broad- street, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13966

Title: The old arm-chair

First Line: I love it, I love it! and who shall dare

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14935

Title: Have you seen my missus

First Line: You've heard my children two seeking for each other

Themes:  Domestic economy

Firth b.26(109)

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Edition - Bod2707

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.Flesher, M.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  [1630]

Imprint: [M. Flesher for F. Grove, 1630]


Ballad - Roud Number: V1185

Title: I tell you, John Jarret, you'l breake: or John Jarrets wives counsell to her husband, to have care to his estate in this hard time lest he turne bankerout

First Line: Pray gentle John Jarret, give eare to my words

Tune: The wiving age

Themes:  Domestic economy

Firth c.23(82)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads I:170-171.


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Edition - Bod3304

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1878]

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, No. 57, High Street St. Giles, London, W.C.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1598

Title: Five and twenty shillings week

First Line: It is of a tradesman and his wife

Themes:  Domestic economy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15075

Title: We may be happy yet

First Line: Oh! smile as thou wert wont to smile

Authors:  Bunn, A. (Alfred), 1796-1860

Firth c.20(131)

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Harding B 20(249)

Notes:  Harding B 20(249) is annotated in the margins with calculations of the amounts mentioned and on reverse: ... Good Friday, 19.4.78.


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Edition - Bod11430

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

Series Identifier: 20


Ballad - Roud Number: V1597

Title: Eighteen shillings a week

First Line: A man and his wife in --- street

Themes:  Domestic economy

Harding B 11(1054)

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Edition - Bod11837

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High Street, St. Giles, London. W.C.


Ballad - Roud Number: V1598

Title: How five and twenty shillings was expended in a week

First Line: It is of a tradesman and his wife

Themes:  Domestic economy

Harding B 11(1585)

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Edition - Bod11861

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1851

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Bloomsbury


Ballad - Roud Number: V14295

Title: House keeping or, Two pound two

First Line: A man and his wife got into strife

Themes:  Domestic economy

Harding B 11(1577)

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Edition - Bod11864

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Machine Printer & Publisher, 177, Union- street, Borough, S.E.

Series Identifier: 259


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1598

Title: How five-and-twenty shillings was expended in a week

First Line: It's of a tradesman and his wife, I heard the other day

Themes:  Domestic economy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1415

Title: The banks of Inverary

First Line: Early one summer's morning, along as I did pass

Harding B 11(1582)

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Edition - Bod11865

Imprint Names:  Watts

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Imprint: Watts, Printer, Market-Place, Lane-End

Series Identifier: 194


Ballad - Roud Number: V1598

Title: How five & twenty shillings, was expended in a week

First Line: It is of a tradesman and his wife

Themes:  Domestic economy

Harding B 11(1583)

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Edition - Bod7612

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1598

Title: How five and twenty shillings was expended in a week

First Line: It is of a tradesman and his wife

Tune: Pretty little dear

Themes:  Domestic economy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V752

Title: Norah, the pride of Kildare

First Line: As beauteous as Flora, is lovely young Norah

Firth b.27(336)

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Harding B 11(1581)

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Edition - Bod10092

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V1597

Title: Eighteen shillings a week

First Line: A man and his wife in --- street

Themes:  Domestic economy

Firth c.20(126)

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Edition - Bod10107

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer & Publisher, 123, Union Street, Boro' S.E.


Ballad - Roud Number: V1598

Title: How five & twenty shillings was expended in a week

First Line: It is of a tradesman and his wife, I heard the other day

Themes:  Domestic economy

Firth c.20(129)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod10179

Imprint Names:  Woolcock, R.

Imprint Locations:  Helston

Imprint: R. Woolcock, Printer and Publisher, Helston, Cornwall


Ballad - Roud Number: V4062

Title: Eleven shillings a week

First Line: Of a man and woman I'm going to speak

Themes:  Domestic economy

Firth c.20(120)

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Edition - Bod10181

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(174)


Ballad - Roud Number: V159

Title: A batchelor's wants

First Line: Come all you women if you wish to change your life

Authors:  Youd, J.

Themes:  Domestic economy

Firth c.20(36)

Notes:  The cut is incomplete Slip.

Edition - Bod10183

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V1597

Title: Fifteen shillings a week

First Line: A man and his wife in - street

Themes:  Domestic economy

Firth c.20(124)

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Edition - Bod10184

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V1597

Title: Eighteen shillings a weck [sic]

First Line: A man and his wife in --- street

Themes:  Domestic economy

Firth c.20(125)

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