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Edition - Bod5204

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1845

Imprint: J. Paul and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials, and 35, Hanover Street, Portsea

Notes:  Firth b.26(68) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12989

Title: Hero of war

First Line: Mars god of battle, cease your guns to rattle

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1608

Title: Fairlop fair

First Line: Come to Fairlop fair, my good fellows invite

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Fairs

Firth b.26(69)

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Harding B 11(1533)

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Johnson Ballads 656

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Edition - Bod5205

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1845

Imprint: J. Paul and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials, and 35, Hanover Street, Portsea

Notes:  Firth b.26(69) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12989

Title: Hero of war

First Line: Mars god of battle, cease your guns to rattle

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1608

Title: Fairlop fair

First Line: Come to Fairlop fair, my good fellows invite

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Fairs

Firth b.26(68)

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Harding B 11(1534)

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Johnson Ballads 655

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Edition - Bod7433

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.

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth c.19(171). Harding B 16(245b) is another impression.


Ballad - Roud Number: V1608

Title: Fairlop fair

First Line: Come to Fairlop fair, my good fellows invite

Notes:  With a prose introduction

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Fairs

2806 c.19(9)

Notes:  Slip.


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Firth c.19(172)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 25(601)

Notes:  Slip.


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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 - Bod8967

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, 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

Firth c.19(161)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9352

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed sold by J, Pitts, 14, Great Andrew street seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V30501

Title: Holiday song

First Line: Come my jolly buxom girls

Themes:  Fairs

Firth c.19(147)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 861

Notes:  Slip


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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 - Bod9934

Imprint Names:  Batchelar, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1817 and 1828

Imprint: printed and sold by T. Batchelar, Long Alley, Moorfields, London


Ballad

Title: A new holiday song

First Line: Now holiday gambols, and fine fruits

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Fairs

Firth c.19(142)

Notes:  Printed on blue paper Slip.


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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 - Bod9995

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed & Sold by J Pitts, No. 14, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V3998

Title: The humours of Frost fair

First Line: All you that are curious downright

Subjects:  Thames river (England)

Themes:  Fairs

Firth c.19(143)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(871)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20575

Imprint Names:  Clark, Charles

Imprint Locations:  Great Totham

Date  1846

Imprint: Totham: Printed by Charles Clark, an Amateur, at his Private Press


Ballad - Roud Number: V4059

Title: The fair day of Fairlop fair. 3rd July, 1846

First Line: Come lovers of doggrel, come lovers of sport

Authors:  Clark, Charles, 1806-1880

Themes:  Fairs

2805 c.6(52)

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Firth c.19(182)

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Edition - Bod9789

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1608

Title: Fairlop fair

First Line: Come to Fairlop fair, my good fellows invite

Notes:  With a prose introduction

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Fairs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1608

Title: The origin of Fairlop fai[r]

First Line: Come, come, my boys, with a hearty glee

Notes:  With a prose introduction

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Fairs

Firth c.19(171)

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Edition - Bod5729

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: J. Pitts, Printer and Toy Warehouse, 6 Great st. Andrew street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V4000

Title: Bartholomew fair. Or Thf [sic] humours of Smithfield

First Line: O Bartlemy Bartlemy fair

Themes:  FairsBartholomew Fair

Firth c.19(179)

Notes:  Cropped top edge; part of illustration missing Slip


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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 - Bod6994

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5128

Title: Down among the dead men

First Line: Here's a health to the king and a lasting peace

Authors:  Dyer, J.

Themes:  Drinking

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3983

Title: Sights of --- fair!

First Line: The morning is so pleasant

Themes:  Fairs

Firth b.26(13)

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Edition - Bod10006

Imprint Names:  Haly

Imprint Locations:  Cork

Date  18--

Imprint: Haly, Printer, Cork


Ballad - Roud Number: V1919

Title: A favourite new song The servants' hiring

First Line: You young men and maidens draw near for a while

Authors:  O'Sullivan, Patrick

Themes:  Hiring fairs

Firth c.19(155)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod10012

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1851

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15074

Title: Ladies' bustles

First Line: Attend you lads and lasses, and listen to my song

Themes:  Fashions

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20267

Title: The rigs of the fair

First Line: You country lads and lasses all

Themes:  Fairs

Firth c.19(163)

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Edition - Bod6602

Imprint Names:  Fordyce, W. and T.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  c.1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by W. & T. Fordyce, 48, Dean-street, Newcastle. To be had also at 43, Myton-gate, Hull

Series Identifier: 169


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3987

Title: The humours of the races

First Line: Good people, all draw near, and listen to my ditty

Themes:  Horse-racing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V11557

Title: Wonderful times

First Line: Come listen unto my wonderful song

Themes:  FashionsFairs

Firth b.25(253)

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Harding B 11(1603)

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Edition - Bod7435

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V4005

Title: The humours of this town

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

Themes:  WomenFairsDrinking

Firth b.26(71)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod10014

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer and Wholesale Toy Warehouse 6 Great st Andrew street 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V13106

Title: The baker's courtship, being the Answer to \"What are you after\"

First Line: Jack went to the fair with his sweetheart Susan

Tune: Dolly Duggins

Themes:  FairsBakers and bakeries

Firth c.19(166)

Notes:  Printed on blue paper. Slip


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Edition - Bod5608

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, Monmouth Court, 7 Diais [sic], London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1462

Title: The saucy plough boy

First Line: Come all you pretty maidens gay

Themes:  Rural society

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3344

Title: Jockey & Jenny's trip to the fair

First Line: Twas on the morn of sweet May day

Themes:  FairsRural society

Firth b.26(244)

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Edition - Bod8371

Imprint Names:  Stephenson

Imprint Locations:  Gateshead

Date  between 1821 and 1850

Imprint: Stephenson, Printer, Gateshead


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1921

Title: Wrekington hiring

First Line: O lads an' lasses hither come

Themes:  Hiring fairs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 968

Title: Bedlam city

First Line: Down by the side of Bedlam city

Themes:  Unrequited loveInsanity

Firth c.19(186)

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Harding B 11(4331)

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Edition - Bod22724

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by Jennings, Water-lane, Fleet-street, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V9761

Title: Countryman's visit to Bartholomew fair

First Line: I came to London on the other day

Themes:  Countryman in LondonBartholomew Fair

2806 c.18(75)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth b.25(466)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth c.19(144)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(437)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod7246

Imprint Names:  Sefton, H.F.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  between 1844 and 1856

Imprint: Printed and Sold by H.F. Sefton, 33, Broad Street, Worcester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3344

Title: Jockey to the fair

First Line: 'Twas on the morn of sweet May-day

Themes:  FairsRural society

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13864

Title: The maid of Llangollen

First Line: Tho' lowly my lot and though poor my estate

Subjects:  Wales

Themes:  WealthSocial status

Firth b.26(372)

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