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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 955

Titles:
The two constant lovers. Or, A pattern of true love, exprest in this dialogue between Samuel and Sarah

First Lines:
As I by chance was walking

Themes:
Duelling

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8134

Titles:
The duel

First Lines:
In Brentford town of old renown

Themes:
Duelling

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V14279

Titles:
Timmy Twist

First Lines:
There was a gay man-milliner, his name was Timmy Twist

Themes:
Duelling

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8131

Titles:
The Irish duel

First Lines:
Potatoes grow in Limerick, and beef at Ballymore

Themes:
Duelling

Edition - Bod5556

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.Clarke, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1674 and 1679

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, J. Wright, and J. Clarke


Ballad - Roud Number: 955

Title: The two constant lovers. Or, A pattern of true love, exprest in this dialogue between Samuel and Sarah

First Line: As I by chance was walking

Themes:  Duelling

4o Rawl. 566(170)

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Edition - Bod724

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1658 and 1664

Imprint: London, Printed for Francis Coles, T. Vere, and W. Gilbertson


Ballad - Roud Number: 8192

Title: A lamentable ballad, of a combate lately performed neer London, betwixt Sir James Steward, and Sir George Wharton Knights, who were both slaine at that time

First Line: It grieves my heart to tell the woe

Tune: Downe Plumpton Parke

References:

ESTC: R179929

Themes:  Duelling

Wood 401(87)

Notes:  On the reverse is a MS note by Wood, quoting historical accounts of the duel on between Sir George Wharton and Sir James Stuart, 8 Nov. 1609


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Edition - Bod3684

Imprint Names:  Vere, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1644 and 1680

Imprint: London Printed for T. Vere, at the Angel without Newgate

Notes:  4o Rawl. 566(28) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V2860

Title: A looking-glass for maids or The downfal of two desperate lovers

First Line: Unhappy I who in the prime of youth

Tune: Aim not to high

References:

ESTC: R234921

Subjects:  Isle of Wight (England)

Themes:  Duelling

Douce Ballads 1(120a)

Notes:  Sheet divided; cropped along upper edge.


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Edition - Bod7265

Imprint Names:  Sharp, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1845

Imprint: Sharp, Printer, 30, Kent Street, Borough, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8134

Title: The duel

First Line: In Brentford town of old renown

Tune: John White

Themes:  Duelling

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8141

Title: The right way is to live and be jolly

First Line: Thro' deserts we roam, yet fat plenty we find

Firth b.26(392)

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Edition - Bod10957

Imprint Names:  Carvalho, A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Ballad - Roud Number: V14279

Title: Timmy Twist

First Line: There was a gay man-milliner, his name was Timmy Twist

Themes:  Duelling

Harding B 16(285a)

Notes:  Imprint cropped from all copies. The cut is coloured. Slip


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Johnson Ballads 141

Notes:  Imprint cropped from all copies. The cut is coloured. Slip


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Johnson Ballads 142

Notes:  Imprint cropped from all copies. The cut is coloured. Slip


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Johnson Ballads 143

Notes:  Imprint cropped from all copies. The cut is coloured. Slip


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Edition - Bod20409

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1794

Imprint: Sold at No. 42, Long Lane. Printed in May, 1794


Ballad - Roud Number: V29575

Title: Captain Barnwell

First Line: Alone as I was walking on a summer's morn

References:

ESTC: T196347

Themes:  Duelling

Johnson Ballads 351

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod23439

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby in Pyecorner

Notes:  Douce Ballads 2(190a) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V22820

Title: The Scotch lasses constancy or Jenny's lamentation for the loss of Jockey

First Line: Twa bonny lads were Sawny and Jockey

Authors:  D'Urfey, Thomas, 1653-1723

References:

ESTC: R174902

Subjects:  Scotland

Themes:  Duelling

Don. b.13(79)

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Edition - Bod23544

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1663 and 1674

Imprint: London, Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, and J. Wright


Ballad - Roud Number: 8192

Title: A lamentable ballad of a combate lately performed neer London, between Sir James Steward, and Sir George Wharton knights

First Line: It grieves my heart to tell the woe

Tune: Down Plumpton park

References:

ESTC: R233240

Themes:  Duelling

Douce Ballads 1(135b)

Notes:  Sheet divided


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Edition - Bod23828

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, at the Golden Ball in Pye-Corner

Notes:  Don. b.13(79) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V22820

Title: The Scotch lasses constancy: or Jenny's lamentation for the death of Jockey

First Line: Twa bonny ladds were Sawny and Jockey

Authors:  D'Urfey, Thomas, 1653-1723

References:

ESTC: R3937

Themes:  Duelling

Douce Ballads 2(190a)

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Edition - Bod23908

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1663 and 1674

Imprint: London, Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere and J. Wright


Ballad - Roud Number: 955

Title: The two constant lovers. Or, A pattern of true love, exprest in this dialogue between Samuel and Sarah

First Line: As I by chance was walking

References:

ESTC: R235512

Themes:  Duelling

Douce Ballads 2(232b)

Notes:  Sheet divided


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Edition - Bod24206

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 849

Title: A remarkable and memorable song of sir Robert Bewick and the laird Graham

First Line: Old Graham he is to Carlisle gone

References:

ESTC: T46731

Themes:  Duelling

Douce Ballads 3(85a)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V750

Titles:
Mary, the pride of the shamrock shore

First Lines:
Down by a lovely river

Themes:
Duelling
Ireland

Edition - Bod7784

Imprint Names:  Aldermary Church Yard

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed and Sold in Aldermary Church-Yard, Bow-Lane, London


Ballad

Title: An excellent ballad of the lord Mohun and duke Hamilton

First Line: Come all ye people far and near

References:

ESTC: T33700

Subjects:  Mohun, Charles, 1675-1712Hamilton, James Douglas, Duke of, 1658-1712

Themes:  Duelling1712

Douce Ballads 3(55a)

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Edition - Bod18290

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Printed for W. Armstrong, Banastre-street, Liverpool


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8131

Title: The Irish duel

First Line: Potatoes grow in Limerick, and beef at Ballymore

Themes:  Duelling

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V21062

Title: A new song, called Haul away, yeo ho, boys!

First Line: British sailors have a knack

Authors:  Dibdin, Thomas, 1771-1841

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 28(210)

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Edition - Bod18688

Imprint Names:  Andrews, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1660]

Imprint: London, Printed for John Andrews at the White-Lyon neer Py- corner


Ballad

Title: A noble dewel, or, An unmatchable combate betwixt Sir William [Gray] and the Earl of Southast [sic]

First Line: My heart doth bleed to tell the wo

Tune: Sir George Wharton

References:

ESTC: R41561

Subjects:  Bedfordshire (England)James, Earl of Southesk

Themes:  Duelling1660

Wood 401(99)

Notes:  Wood 401(99); Imperfect: Torn at centre fold. MS note in title correcting Southast to Southesk [?]


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Harding B 39(52)

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Edition - Bod18781

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 849

Title: A remarkable and memorable song of sir Robert Bewick and the laird Graham

First Line: Old Graham he is to Carlisle gone

References:

ESTC: T192223

Themes:  EducationDuelling

Harding B 4(64)

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Edition - Bod23499

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1663 and 1674

Imprint: London, Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere and J. Wright


Ballad - Roud Number: 52

Title: [A lamentable] ballad of the little Musgrove, and the lady Barnet

First Line: As it fell out on a holy-day

References:

ESTC: R233184

Themes:  AdulteryDuelling

Douce Ballads 1(115b)

Notes:  Sheet divided; cropped top edge


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Edition - Bod24273

Imprint Names:  Blare, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1685]

Imprint: Printed for J. Blare on London-Bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: V25455

Title: An excellent old ballad, called Pride will have a fall

First Line: To lordings [sic] proud I tune my song

Notes:  First part only. The text is similar to that of MS. Eng. poet. c.41(f. 82) and Pamph. 357(11)

References:

ESTC: T5535

Themes:  DuellingAristocracy

Douce Ballads 4(39)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V2860

Titles:
A looking-glass for maids or The downfal of two desperate lovers
A looking-glass for maids, or, The downfal of two most desperate lovers

First Lines:
Unhappy I who in the prime of youth

Subjects:
Isle of Wight (England)

Themes:
Duelling
Seduction and abandonment

Edition - Bod5883

Imprint Names:  Hoggett, T.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1816 and 1843

Imprint: Hoggett, Printer, Durham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1711

Title: A new song, called The dandy, or, a Peep at high life

First Line: I'm but a simple clown

Subjects:  Wellington, Arthur Wellesley, Duke of, 1769-1852

Themes:  SoldiersFashionsSingingDuelling

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1247

Title: The garland of love

First Line: How sweet are the flowers that grow by yon fountain

Authors:  Hook, Theodore Edward, 1788-1841

Harding B 11(783)

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Edition - Bod728

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1658 and 1664

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere and W. Gilbertson


Ballad - Roud Number: 52

Title: The lamentable ditty of the little Mousgrove, and the Lady Barnet

First Line: As it fell out on a holy-day

References:

ESTC: R179939

Themes:  AdulteryChurch-goingDuelling

Wood 401(91)

Notes:  On the reverse is a MS note by Wood stating that the protagonists were alive in 1543.


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