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Edition - Bod1648

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V32277

Title: The cabriolets

First Line: Come listen to my song it will make you smile

Themes:  Driving

2806 c.18(51)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(323)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11372

Imprint Names:  Laurie and Whittle

Imprint Locations:  London

Artists:  Cruikshank, George

Date  1810

Imprint: Published 4th April, 1810, by Laurie & Whittle, No. 53, Fleet Street, London

Notes:  Reference: The Cruikshankian Momus (1892)

Series Identifier: 514


Ballad - Roud Number: V6688

Title: Bang-up -- random, or tandem. Some push along with four in hand while others drive at ramdom

First Line: With spirits gay I mount the box, the tits up to their traces

Authors:  Pocock, J.

Performers:  Mathews, Charles, 1776-1835

Performance Locations:  Lyceum Theatre

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Driving

Harding B 10(72)

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Edition - Bod10050

Imprint Names:  Bailey, W. and T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1785 and 1799

Imprint: Printed by W. & T. Bailey, No. 50, Bishopsgate within, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V17159

Title: Young Phaeton's downfall, or the Gig demolished. A pleasant tale, in the manner of Gilpin's journey to Ware

First Line: Ye heroes of the upper form

References:

ESTC: T221072

Themes:  Driving

Firth c.19(210)

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Edition - Bod14965

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: V20283

Title: The post boy

First Line: You chaise drivers all give attention to my song

Themes:  Driving

Harding B 17(244b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod18900

Imprint Names:  Bailey, W. and T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1785 and 1799

Imprint: Printed by W. & T. Bailey, No. 50, Bishopsgate within, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V17159

Title: Young Phæton's downfall, or the Gig demolished. A pleasant tale, in the manner of Gilpin's journey to Ware

First Line: Ye heroes of the upper form

Authors:  Barbauld, Anna Laetitia, 1743-1825

References:

ESTC: T221072

Themes:  Driving

Harding B 5(101)

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Edition - Bod20345

Imprint Names:  Davenport, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1799 and 1800

Imprint: Sold at No. 7, Little Catherine street, Strand


Ballad - Roud Number: V3356

Title: Tippy Jack's journey to Brighton

First Line: Oh! ye bucks and ye bloods o' the town

Notes:  Verse and prose

References:

ESTC: T196675

Themes:  Driving

Johnson Ballads 305

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod1893

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: J. Pitts, Printer, Wholesale toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew Street, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 584

Title: Dido, a favourite hunting song

First Line: Early one morning as I was a walking

Themes:  Hunting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15527

Title: High mettled racer

First Line: See the course throng'd with gazers the sports are begun

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Horse-racing

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V20283

Title: The post boy

First Line: You chaise drivers all give attention to my song

Themes:  Driving

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 1182

Title: The fox chace

First Line: The sun had just peep'd his head over the hills

Themes:  Hunting

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V20284

Title: The jolly postboy

First Line: I'm a Hounslow young lad and Tidys my name

Authors:  Carey, George Saville, 1743-1807

Themes:  Driving

Johnson Ballads fol. 142

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