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Edition - Bod11623

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed by W. Fortey, (late A. Ryle & Co.) Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V168

Title: \"Bankside Joe\"

First Line: I comes from Bankside, you must know

Themes:  DrinkingSmokingDomestic strife

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20903

Title: General Garibaldi

First Line: Oh, have you heard the rows of late

Subjects:  Garibaldi, Giuseppe, 1807-1882

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V439

Title: Sunny hours of childhood

First Line: The sunny hours of childhood

Harding B 11(1295)

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Edition - Bod13930

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V30888

Title: A new song called, The cottager's lament for auld langsyne

First Line: Come sit ye down and rest guidman

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V29111

Title: The wife that took the gee

First Line: A neighbour of mine invited me

Themes:  DrinkingDomestic strife

Harding B 11(711)

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Edition - Bod6682

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(4247) is another edition. Harding B 11(4247) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 483


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 432

Title: Will the weaver

First Line: Mother, mother, I am married

Themes:  AdulteryWeaversDomestic strife

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 880

Title: The punch ladle

First Line: Come all you bold heroes give ear unto my song

Themes:  Drinking

Firth c.18(254)

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Edition - Bod9382

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2 & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(1008) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15109

Title: The drunken husband

First Line: You married women draw near awhile

Themes:  Drunkenness

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4711

Title: Love and liver

First Line: My toggery I took out of pawn

Themes:  AdulteryDrinkingDomestic strife

Harding B 11(1007)

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Edition - Bod1026

Imprint Names:  March, R. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1877 and 1884

Imprint: R. March & Co., St. James's Walk, London, E.C.

Notes:  Two sheets forming a songbook. With prose pieces.

Series Identifier: March's Penny Reciter 2


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V33968

Title: Have you noticed it

First Line: Some think it's fun to be alive, and others think it's not

Themes:  Entertainments

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V13402

Title: It's silly to wait

First Line: To have plenty of patience no one can deny

Performers:  Fawn, James, 1850-1923

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V7014

Title: Fare thee well, my heart's best treasure

First Line: Fare thee well, me hearts best treasure

Performers:  Murska, Alma de

4th Ballad

Title: We have men as brave and bold

First Line: Old England is at peace

Performers:  Moncrieff, Rose, d. 1916

Themes:  WarPolitics and government - 19th century

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V15861

Title: Just to show there is no ill feeling

First Line: A friend of mine said \"Let's go and have a drink,\"

Themes:  Drinking

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V20532

Title: Hurrah for the rhino

First Line: Ole massa was a stingy man

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V1089

Title: Scots, wha hae wi' Wallace bled

First Line: Scots, wha haw wi' Wallace bled

Subjects:  Scotland

8th Ballad

Title: Christmas day in the workhouse

First Line: It is Christmas Day in the workhouse

Authors:  Sims, George Robert, 1847-1922

Notes:  From the \"Dagonet Ballads\"

Themes:  Poor law

9th Ballad

Title: No more

First Line: I yesterday vowed I would drink bitter beer

Performers:  Fawn, James, 1850-1923

Themes:  Drinking

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V27831

Title: What do they care about that?

First Line: I've just had a terrible row with my wife

Performers:  Fawn, James, 1850-1923

Themes:  MarriageDomestic strife

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V23099

Title: I'm a member of the County Council

First Line: The thirst for notoriety sends some men nearly mad

Performers:  Bass, Tom

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Local government

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V2831

Title: Sally Salter

First Line: Sally Salter she was a young teacher, who taught

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V3970

Title: Dying in dreamland

First Line: There are words we may not whisper

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V7554

Title: Pretty lips, or Neumy, neum, neum

First Line: I am a bachelor, isn't it sad?

Performers:  Lloyd, Arthur, 1840-1904

15th Ballad - Roud Number: V13542

Title: The wanderer

First Line: There's a grey-hair'd old woman who mourns for her boy

Performers:  Farrell, Nelly, d. 1889

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

Firth b.28(1a/b)








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