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Edition - Bod5419

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 209


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V14969

Title: Tim Snooken, the cadger

First Line: I never had money, I ne'er larnt a trade

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V152

Title: Robin and Granny

First Line: As Robin and Granny were going down town

Themes:  Drinking - women

2806 d.31(57)

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Firth b.27(88)

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Harding B 11(3835)

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Johnson Ballads 3329

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Edition - Bod16216

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 46


Ballad - Roud Number: V837

Title: Two sober wives

First Line: I'll sing you a song that will please you all well

Themes:  Drinking - women

Firth c.20(169)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16783

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1829

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, wholesale and retail, 10, Great St. Andrew-Street, Seven Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V28074

Title: Mrs. Monday

First Line: One Sunday I went out, & as I walk'd up Holborn hill

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Drinking - women

Harding B 25(1279)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 37

Notes:  Slip



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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13109

Titles:
The Windsor frolick: or, A hue and cry after a couple of maiden-heads

First Lines:
Two brisk country girls did agree

Themes:
Drinking - women
Rape

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4943

Titles:
A girl that's rather fast

First Lines:
When in fashion I've my muster past

Themes:
Drinking - women
Women

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V152

Titles:
Robin and Granny
Robin & Gran'num
Robin & Granny

First Lines:
As Robin and Granny were going down town
Robin and Granny they gaed to the town
As Robin and Gran'num were going to town

Themes:
Drinking - women
Drunkenness - women

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5510

Titles:
The gin shop bar

First Lines:
When first I saw Miss Bailey

Themes:
Drinking - women
Taverns

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12574

Titles:
A woman is the torment of man

First Lines:
You married men, I pray, come listen to my lay

Themes:
Drinking - women
Domestic relations

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3716

Titles:
Honey and mustard

First Lines:
Sir Jerry-Go-Nimble was lame of a leg

Themes:
Drinking - women
Domestic relations

Edition - Bod1218

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Rial and Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials, London

Notes:  Firth b.26(217) is another issue Firth b.26(217) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2809

Title: Great gals at home. Parody on \"Old folks at home\"

First Line: Way down by old Thames river

Themes:  Drinking - womenFighting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3100

Title: Trees of the forest. Companion to \"Shells of the ocean\"

First Line: I wander'd through the forest glade

Firth b.26(218)

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Edition - Bod7062

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5510

Title: The gin shop bar

First Line: When first I saw Miss Bailey

Themes:  Drinking - womenTaverns

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V179

Title: The beam of beauty's [eye]

First Line: I'll range life's gayest garden

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5531

Title: Friend and bottle

First Line: Since the first dawn of reason that beam'd on my mind

Firth b.26(200)

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Edition - Bod7067

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Rial and Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2809

Title: Great gals at home. Parody on \"Old folks at home\"

First Line: Way down by old Thames river

Authors:  Hutchings, H.S.

Themes:  Drinking - womenFighting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3100

Title: Trees of the forest. Companion to \"Shells of the ocean\"

First Line: I wander'd through the forest glade

Firth b.26(217)

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Harding B 11(1406)

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Edition - Bod10193

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1692

Title: Weeks matrimony

First Line: On Monday night I married a wife

Themes:  Drinking - womenDomestic violence

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15467

Title: Digging for gold

First Line: Darby Kennedy down in Kilkenny did live

Subjects:  Ireland

Firth c.20(133)

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Edition - Bod10311

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V12574

Title: A woman is the torment of man

First Line: You married men, I pray, come listen to my lay

Themes:  Drinking - womenDomestic relations

Firth c.20(85)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14487

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1841]

Imprint: Paul, Printer, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven [Dials]


Ballad

Title: The royal rival nurses

First Line: You all recollect well a little time ago

Tune: Jim along Josey

Subjects:  Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901

Themes:  Drinking - womenServants

Harding B 14(133)

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Johnson Ballads 692

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Johnson Ballads 693

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Edition - Bod19105

Imprint Names:  Ross, JohnStewartDalton, W.

Imprint Locations:  NewcastleCarlisleYork

Date  between 1847 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Ross, Arcade, Newcastle; Stewart, Botchergate, Carlisle; and Dalton, Walmgate, York

Series Identifier: 107


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 185

Title: Stow Brow

First Line: In Stow Brow, in Stow Brow, a damsel did dwell

Themes:  Shipwreck

2nd Ballad

Title: The drunken wife

First Line: See what a drunken wife will do

Themes:  Drinking - women

Johnson Ballads 1956

Notes:  MS note: Given by the Rev. Greville J. Chester July 1888[?]


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Edition - Bod20320

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: G. Leybourne's new comic song of Whoa Emma

First Line: Some folks call me a laundress

Performers:  Leybourne, George, 1842-1884

Themes:  Drinking - womenDomestic relations

Johnson Ballads 2972

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Edition - Bod23942

Imprint Names:  Gilbertson, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed for J. Gilbertson, at the Sun and Bible on London- Bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: V13109

Title: The Windsor frolick: or, A hue and cry after a couple of maiden-heads

First Line: Two brisk country girls did agree

Tune: Oh so ungrateful a creature

References:

ESTC: R234112

Themes:  Drinking - womenRape

Douce Ballads 2(251b)

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Edition - Bod7416

Imprint Names:  Wallis, J.

Imprint Locations:  Kettering

Imprint: J. Wallis, Letter-press, and Copper-plate Printer, Gas Street, Kettering


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3716

Title: Honey and mustard

First Line: Sir Jerry-Go-Nimble was lame of a leg

Themes:  Drinking - womenDomestic relations

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13942

Title: Hot codlins

First Line: A little old woman her living got

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1768-1833

Themes:  Drinking - womenStreet tradersFood

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V7197

Title: Swiss boy

First Line: Come, arouse thee, arouse thee, my brave Swiss boy

Themes:  Pastoral

Firth b.26(543)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V2809

Titles:
Great gals at home. Parody on \"Old folks at home\"
Great gals at home
The great gals at home. [A parody on the \"Old folks at home\"]

First Lines:
Way down by the old Thomas river
Way down by old Thames river
Way down by the old Thames river

Themes:
Drinking - women
Girls
Drinking
Fighting

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 13942

Titles:
Hot codlins
Hot codlings
Hot codlings, hot

First Lines:
A little old woman her living she got
A little old woman a living she got
A [l]ittle old woman, a living she got
A little old woman her living got

Themes:
Food
Drinking - women
Street traders

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4280

Titles:
Woman never knows when her day's work's done

First Lines:
Now just attend to me

Themes:
Drinking - women
Housework
Domestic relations

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4005

Titles:
The humours of this town
Humours of this town

First Lines:
Let us be merry, it's no use to cry

Themes:
Fairs
Drinking - women
Drinking
Women

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7639

Titles:
Paddy Blake's echo. A new version from the original Irish

First Lines:
There's a spot by the lake, sirs

Subjects:
Ireland

Themes:
Drinking - women
Clergy
Domestic relations

Edition - Bod4254

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. 54 Chatham St. N.Y.

Notes:  Border: Military cupid. Harding B 18(254) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: 13942

Title: Hot codlins

First Line: A little old woman her living got

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1768-1833

Performers:  Pastor, Tony, 1837-1908

Themes:  Drinking - womenStreet tradersFood

Harding B 18(253)

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