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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)

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Harding B 25(601)

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 - Bod9993

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V3999

Title: The humours of Bow fair

First Line: Bow fair it is now begun

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Fairs

Firth c.19(141)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 22(115)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 2568

Notes:  Slip


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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)

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Harding B 25(871)

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Edition - Bod9997

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1794

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


Ballad

Title: Whitsun holidays. Or, Greenwich all alive-O, and to Bow fair we will drive-O

First Line: Now Whitsuntide it is arriv'd

References:

ESTC: T10528

Themes:  Fairs

Firth c.19(146)

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Harding B 22(343)

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Edition - Bod22756

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V16148

Title: Selby fair, a new song

First Line: Ye lads and lasses, spruce and gay

Themes:  Fairs

2806 c.19(22)

Notes:  Slip


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2806 c.19(23)

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Firth b.34(263)

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Firth c.19(164)

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Harding B 25(1748)

Notes:  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 - Bod4173

Imprint Names:  Keys, E.

Imprint Locations:  Devonport

Imprint: Printed and sold, wholesale and retail by E. Keys, 7, James- st., Devonport

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth b.25(524).


Ballad - Roud Number: V15157

Title: The rigs of the fair

First Line: Ye lads and lasses every where

Themes:  Hiring fairs

Firth b.27(139)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 16(227a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 17(256a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod6867

Imprint Names:  Stone, R.Burridge, W.Keys, E.

Imprint Locations:  ExeterTruroDevonport

Imprint: Printed and Sold, Wholesale and Retail by E. Keys, 7, James- st., Devonport. Sold also by R. Stone, 10, on the New-Bridge, Exeter. And by W. Burridge, Truro, Cornwall


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15157

Title: The rigs of the fair

First Line: Ye lads and lasses every where

Themes:  Hiring fairs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1303

Title: Bold Robin Hood

First Line: Bold Robin Hood was a forester good

Notes:  A glee for 3 voices

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Firth b.25(524)

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Firth c.19(160)

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Harding B 11(3282)

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Edition - Bod6999

Imprint Names:  Picken, W.Bond, R.Bond, R.

Imprint Locations:  DevonportPlymouthJersey

Imprint: Printed and Sold by W. Picken, 38, Tavistock-Street, Devonport ... Sold also by R. Bond, junr. 3 Bull-Hill, near the Guildhall, Plymouth, and R. Bond, senr. 23, Bond Street, Jersey


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4004

Title: Rigs and humours of the fair

First Line: You jovial lads attention give, and listen to my ditty

Themes:  Fairs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7836

Title: The village bells

First Line: How sweet to hear the village bells

Themes:  Weddings

Firth b.26(135)

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Firth c.19(157)

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Harding B 11(3277)

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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 - Bod10004

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 40


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3932

Title: The fine young English gentleman

First Line: I'll sing you a prime new song

Notes:  A parody on The fine old English gentleman

Themes:  WealthDebtBlackwood's Magazine

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3344

Title: Jockey to the fair

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

Themes:  Fairs

Firth c.19(152)

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Harding B 11(1204)

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Johnson Ballads 3293

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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 - Bod7941

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Notes:  Harding B 11(245) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 910

Title: The besom maker

First Line: I am a besom maker, listen to my tale

Themes:  Street tradersPregnancySexual intercourse

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 954

Title: The wandering girl, or The bud of rose

First Line: Once I loved a young man as dear as my life

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 22885

Title: The may pole

First Line: Come lasses and lads, get leave of your dads

Themes:  FairsDancing

Firth b.34(18)

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Harding B 11(244)

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