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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7395

Titles:
Jack Muggins or The donkey-balancer

First Lines:
Of all the strange tales about asses

Themes:
Donkeys

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1147

Titles:
Jerusalem Cuckoo

First Lines:
I am a donkey driver, I'm the best that's in the line

Themes:
Donkeys

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V11430

Titles:
Riding on a donkey

First Lines:
Riding on a donkey, isn't it a lark
Riding on a donkey, is'nt it a lark?

Themes:
Donkeys

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V661

Titles:
Who stole the donkey?

First Lines:
Kind friends, just listen to my song

Themes:
Donkeys

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V332

Titles:
Chapter of donkies

First Lines:
Come none of your nonsense I'm no [sic] to be had
Come none of your nonsence [sic] I'm not to be had

Themes:
Donkeys

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V11433

Titles:
Old donkey

First Lines:
His days of work are past

Themes:
Donkeys

Edition - Bod4675

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: H. De Marsan, Dealer in Songs, Toy-books &c. No. 60 Chatham St. N.Y.

Notes:  Border: Ethiopian.


Ballad - Roud Number: V661

Title: Who stole the donkey?

First Line: Kind friends, just listen to my song

Attributation: Written and sung by Charley Vivian

Authors:  Vivian, Charley

Performers:  Vivian, Charley

Themes:  Donkeys

Harding B 18(738)

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Edition - Bod1464

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts, 14, Great St. Andrew-street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 17(46b) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V332

Title: Chapter of donkies

First Line: Come none of your nonsence [sic] I'm not to be had

Themes:  Donkeys

Harding B 17(46a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod5983

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


1st Ballad

Title: The father, son, and ass, a comic tale

First Line: A cottager and his son, as we are told

Notes:  Verse and prose

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6122

Title: The lamentation of the dying ass

First Line: Pity the mis'ries of a poor old ass

Themes:  Donkeys

Harding B 37(37)

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Edition - Bod6513

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 695


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1147

Title: Jerusalem Cuckoo

First Line: I am a donkey driver, I'm the best that's in the line

Themes:  Donkeys

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V25900

Title: I knows my way about

First Line: Now, when I was a little boy, my father used to say

Firth c.26(296)

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Edition - Bod6710

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 695


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1147

Title: Jerusalem Cuckoo

First Line: I am a donkey driver, I'm the best that's in the line

Themes:  Donkeys

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V25900

Title: I know my way about

First Line: Now, when I was a little boy, my father used to say

Firth c.26(204)

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Edition - Bod3752

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: H. De Marsan .. 30 & 60 Chatham St. N.Y.

Notes:  Border: Comic heads. Coloured.


Ballad - Roud Number: V7395

Title: Jack Muggins or The donkey-balancer

First Line: Of all the strange tales about asses

Themes:  Donkeys

Harding B 18(657)

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Edition - Bod8005

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Pitts No 14, Great st. Andrew street Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V6122

Title: Lamentation of the dying ass

First Line: Pity the mis'ries of a poor old ass

Themes:  Donkeys

Harding B 22(144)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14774

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V11430

Title: Riding on a donkey

First Line: Riding on a donkey, isn't it a lark

Themes:  Donkeys

Harding B 15(256b)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 3166

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14792

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V11430

Title: Riding on a donkey

First Line: Riding on a donkey, is'nt it a lark?

Themes:  Donkeys

Harding B 16(225c)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14969

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(1008)


Ballad - Roud Number: V4711

Title: Love and liver

First Line: My toggery I took out of pawn

Themes:  Donkeys

Harding B 16(161b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod22265

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: J. Pitts Printer, 14, Great st. Andrew Street

Notes:  Harding B 17(46a) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V332

Title: Chapter of donkies

First Line: Come none of your nonsense I'm no [sic] to be had

Themes:  Donkeys

Harding B 17(46b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod3347

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1855 and 1861

Imprint: E. Hodges Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse 26 Grafton St Soho London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5264

Title: The girl of my heart

First Line: I never regret the day that [I] married

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V11433

Title: Old donkey

First Line: His days of work are past

Themes:  Donkeys

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3934

Title: An English girl for me

First Line: Old Scotland, with her lordly hills, can boast of maidens fair

Themes:  Girls

Harding B 20(50)

Notes:  Cropped.


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4711

Titles:
Flare up Neddy
Love & liver
Love and liver
Love and liver or Flare up Neddy

First Lines:
My toggery I took out of pawn

Themes:
Donkeys
Domestic strife
Adultery
Drinking

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