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Edition - Bod6723

Imprint Names:  Harvey, Mrs.

Imprint Locations:  Sheffield

Imprint: Mrs. Harvey, Printer, Sheffield-park, Sheffield


1st Ballad

Title: A new song on the Statutes

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

Themes:  Hiring fairs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1107

Title: Spence Broughton

First Line: To you my dear companions accept these lines I pray

Firth b.25(381)

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Johnson Ballads 2048

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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 - 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 - 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 - Bod10002

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 3


Ballad - Roud Number: V29970

Title: A new song on the statutes

First Line: You servant lads and lasses too

Themes:  Hiring fairs

Firth c.19(150)

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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 - Bod10008

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: Hiring day

First Line: Lads and lasses blythe and gay

Themes:  Hiring fairs

Firth c.19(158)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod10009

Imprint Names:  Bentley, J.

Imprint Locations:  Bradford

Imprint: Sold by J. Bentley, 48, Market-street, Bradford


Ballad - Roud Number: V8429

Title: Country statutes, or Hiring-day for servants

First Line: Come all you lads of high renown and listen to my story

Themes:  Hiring fairs

Firth c.19(159)

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 - Bod10028

Imprint Names:  White, J.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Imprint: John White, Printer, Rose Place, Liverpool


Ballad - Roud Number: V1920

Title: [Th]e ploughboy's trip to the hiring fair

First Line: You farming lads of every degree

Themes:  Hiring fairs

Firth c.19(181)

Notes:  Torn upper left and lower right corners


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Edition - Bod10029

Imprint Names:  Bee, J.

Imprint Locations:  Tickhill

Imprint: Printed by J. Bee, Tickhill, Yorkshire


Ballad

Title: Sam Frith to Rotterahm [sic] statutes

First Line: Sam Frith to Rotherham statutes went

Themes:  Hiring fairs

Firth c.19(183)

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Edition - Bod10031

Imprint Names:  Plant, J.

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Imprint: J. Plant, Printer, No. 6, Clare-Street, Nottingham


Ballad

Title: The country statutes

First Line: Ye lads and lasses every where

Themes:  Hiring fairs

Firth c.19(185)

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Edition - Bod10409

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V34295

Title: Shottle wake

First Line: As I was a going to Shottle wakes, the water was broad and wide

Themes:  FairsEntertainments

Firth c.21(51)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9456

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Ballad - Roud Number: 12510

Title: Country hirings

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

Themes:  Hiring fairs

Firth c.19(156)

Notes:  MS ascription Slip


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Edition - Bod9605

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

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

Series Identifier: 330


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V33284

Title: Fairlop fair

First Line: Last Fairlop fair - to drive away care

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Fairs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V115

Title: Albion the pride of the sea

First Line: My boys, would you know how our ship got her name

Themes:  Naval

Firth c.19(170)

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Edition - Bod9931

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

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


Ballad

Title: The new hiring song

First Line: Come all you lads and lasses gay

Themes:  Hiring fairs

Firth c.19(151)

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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 - Bod6842

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer & Publisher, 177 Union Street, Borough. S.E.


Ballad - Roud Number: 1606

Title: The milkmaid coming from the wake

First Line: Young Nelly the milkmaid right buxom and gay

Themes:  FairsRural societyEntertainments

Firth b.34(178)

Notes:  Slip


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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 - Bod7937

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 152


1st Ballad

Title: Lads and lasses going to the statues [sic]

First Line: As I was a going to --- statues [sic]

Themes:  Hiring fairs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 792

Title: My mistress came to the door or a rap, tap, tap

First Line: My master has gone to the market

Themes:  AdulteryServants

Firth b.34(162)

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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 - Bod10027

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V7139

Title: Darlaston wake bull-baiting

First Line: Of all the diversions in life

Themes:  FairsEntertainmentsBullbaiting

Firth c.19(180)

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Edition - Bod10232

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1867

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box ... Saturday Morning, June 29, 1867


Ballad - Roud Number: V3021

Title: The widower that leeves on our stair

First Line: Noo, I'm a young lass, my age is just thirty-five

Tune: When Johnny comes marching home

Authors:  Anderson, James

Performers:  Anderson, James

Subjects:  Scotland

Themes:  FairsMarriage prospects

Firth c.20(178)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Edition - Bod9980

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V11662

Title: I wish I was in Dixey

First Line: I wish I was in the land of cotton

Authors:  Buckley, Frederick, 1833-1864

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3584

Title: The fun of the fair

First Line: Whitsun Monday was the day

Notes:  The same setting of type appears in Harding B 11(1271)

Themes:  Fairs

Firth c.19(145)

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Edition - Bod23381

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V29750

Title: A fairing for young-men and maids

First Line: As Thomas and Mary did meet

Tune: The Winchester wedding

Authors:  Bowne, Tobias, 1672-1695

References:

ESTC: R227150

Themes:  FairsRural society

Don. b.13(26)

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