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Edition - Bod6226

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  1868

Ballad

Title: A song on Sunderland fair, the last in Sunderland Oct. 1868

First Line: Let's all away and see the fair

Attributation: By Thomas Browell, author of Jems of Thought

Authors:  Browell, Thomas

Themes:  Fairs

Harding B 16(262c)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod6430

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(1271)


Ballad - Roud Number: V3584

Title: The fun of the fair

First Line: Whitsun Monday was the day

Themes:  Fairs

Harding B 16(100a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod2266

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union- street, Boro'., S.E.

Series Identifier: 223


Ballad - Roud Number: V16537

Title: The rigs of the fair

First Line: Come lads and lasses first attend

Themes:  Fairs

Harding B 11(3281)

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Edition - Bod2313

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121, Church-street, Preston

Notes:  Harding B 11(3454) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 139


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7305

Title: Settle fair

First Line: I'm a brisk and merry lad, that loves a bit of spreeing

Themes:  Fairs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 418

Title: The garden gate

First Line: The day was spent, the moon shone bright

2806 c.13(103)

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Edition - Bod2314

Imprint Names:  Harkness

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 8, Water Street, Preston

Notes:  2806 c.13(103) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 139


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7305

Title: Settle fair

First Line: I'm a brisk and merry lad that likes a bit of spreeing

Themes:  Fairs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 418

Title: The garden gate

First Line: The day was spent the moon shone bright

Harding B 11(3454)

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Edition - Bod12459

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V15157

Title: Rigs of the fair

First Line: You lads and lasses blythe and gay

Themes:  Fairs

Harding B 16(227b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod12674

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro'. S.E.


Ballad - Roud Number: V3986

Title: The new rigs and humours, scenes sights and sprees of the fair

First Line: Girls and chaps, sharps and flats

Tune: Knickerbocker line

Themes:  Fairs

Harding B 11(2664)

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Edition - Bod12692

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro'. S.E.


Ballad

Title: A new statute song, in praise of the country lads and lasses, England's pride

First Line: You lads and lasses at --- fair

Themes:  Fairs

Harding B 11(2686)

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Edition - Bod13260

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1820 and 1855

Imprint: [Wright, Printer, Birmingham]


Ballad - Roud Number: V4003

Title: Humours of this fair

First Line: 'Twas on the morning of this fair

Themes:  Fairs

2806 c.17(173)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(429).


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Edition - Bod10015

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V5608

Title: The countryman's ramble to the fair

First Line: Come all you jolly husbandmen, and listen to my song

Themes:  Fairs

Firth c.19(167)

Notes:  Torn right edge Slip


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Edition - Bod14014

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: [Bebbingt]on, Printer, [26, Goul]den Street, Oldham-road, Manchester; sold by H. Andrews and J. Beaumont, Leeds

Series Identifier: 136


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15102

Title: Donny-brook fair

First Line: One day rolling down, through fair Wexford town

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Fairs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15020

Title: Lazy society

First Line: O this world is so hard to get through

Harding B 11(936)

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Edition - Bod14085

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W.S. Fortey, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V4008

Title: The Donnybrook jig

First Line: Oh, 'twas Dermot O'Nolan M'Figg

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Fairs

Harding B 11(937)

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Edition - Bod9913

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Printed by Thomas Pearson, 4 and 6, Chadderton Street, Oldham Road, Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: V5601

Title: Ramble round the fair

First Line: Some gents take delight in a ramble at night

Themes:  Fairs

Firth c.19(165)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9932

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges from Pitts Toy and Marble Warehouse, 31, Monmouth Street, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V22471

Title: Greenwich fair

First Line: You maidens all both great and small

Themes:  Fairs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V797

Title: Waving greenwood tree

First Line: Now by the waving greenwood tree

Firth c.19(140)

Notes:  Firth c.19(140) is cropped.


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Harding B 11(4054)

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Edition - Bod9989

Imprint Names:  Dever, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: W. Dever, 18, Gt. St. Anerew [sic] Street, Seven Dals [sic]


Ballad

Title: Poor old Greenwich fair

First Line: Come all you lads and lasses to my ditty lend an ear

Themes:  Fairs

Firth c.19(138)

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Edition - Bod15301

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1852

Imprint: Glasgow, Poet's Box ... No. 5, St Andrew's Lane, off Gallowgate Street ... Saturday morning, 17th July 1852


Ballad - Roud Number: V3984

Title: The sights of Glasgow fair

First Line: O come all you young lads, and give ear to my song

Tune: John Cheap the chapman

Notes:  Dated 17th July 1852

Themes:  Fairs

Harding B 17(284b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod15570

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

Imprint: [...] & Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V711

Title: Country girls are you going to the fair

First Line: As I was going to --- fair

Themes:  Fairs

Harding B 16(64a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16113

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  Leinster?

Date  [1856]

Ballad - Roud Number: V9255

Title: The new chanticleer, a comical song about the famous contest between Mat. Kealy, and the corporation of Navan, as to who should be cock of the walk

First Line: Have you heard of the Great Leinster fair, my dear

Tune: The young May moon

Themes:  Fairs

Harding B 19(1)

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Edition - Bod17750

Imprint Names:  Croshaw, C.

Imprint Locations:  York

Date  between 1814 and 1850

Imprint: C. Croshaw, Printer, Coppergate, York


Ballad - Roud Number: V34186

Title: The rigs of the fair

First Line: I know that young folks like to hear a new song

Themes:  Fairs

Harding B 25(1625)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20907

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  between 1849 and 1880

Ballad - Roud Number: V7464

Title: Jock Clarkstone's description of Glasgow fair

First Line: It happened on a fine summer morning

Tune: The humours of the fair

Authors:  Norris, Daniel

Themes:  Fairs

2806 c.11(217)

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Edition - Bod21208

Imprint Names:  Haly

Imprint Locations:  Cork

Date  18--

Imprint: Haly, Printer, South Main Street, Cork


Ballad

Title: A much-admired song in praise of Charleville new fairs!

First Line: You gallant sons of Granua, pay attention to my song

Tune: The Irish harvest men

Authors:  Walsh, Thomas

Themes:  Fairs

2806 c.8(32)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21901

Imprint Names:  Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  18--

Imprint: Sold, Wholesale and Retail, by J. Livsey, No. 12, Whittle- street, Oldham-street, Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: V15157

Title: Rigs of the fair

First Line: You lads and lasses every where

Themes:  Fairs

2806 c.16(196)

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Edition - Bod22647

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1866

Imprint: the Poet's Box ... Street ... Saturday, June 23, 1866.


Ballad - Roud Number: 6260

Title: Humours of Glasgow fair

First Line: O, the sun frae the eastward was peeping

Subjects:  Glasgow (Scotland)

Themes:  Fairs

2806 c.11(218)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Edition - Bod7269

Imprint Names:  Sharp, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1845

Imprint: London Printed at the Office of J. Sharp, No. 30, Kent Street, Borough


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V18872

Title: The statute fair

First Line: When we're young we should be gay

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  FairsHiring fairs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V19565

Title: The temperance society tea-totalist!

First Line: John Jones was a farmer, and highly respectable

Themes:  Temperance

Firth b.26(397)

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Harding B 11(3653)

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Edition - Bod24347

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: H. Such, Printer, 177, Union Street, Borough


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12510

Title: Country hirings

First Line: Come all you blooming country lads and listen unto me

Themes:  Hiring fairs

2nd Ballad

Title: The humours of the fair

First Line: You lads and lasses in the fair come listen to my song

Themes:  Fairs

Firth c.19(153)

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