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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 - 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 - 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 - Bod20544

Imprint Names:  Clark, Charles

Imprint Locations:  Great Totham

Date  1843

Ballad - Roud Number: V2204

Title: Attempted suppression of Tiptree fair and races, forty years ago. Song

First Line: Come, listen awhile, and my ditty now hear

Notes:  For private circulation only. Reprinted July, 1843

Themes:  Fairs

2805 c.6(19*)

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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 - 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 - Bod1646

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed at J. Pitts Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse 6 Great st, Andrew street, 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V4000

Title: Bartholomew fair, or The humours of Smithfield

First Line: O Bartlemy, Bartlemy fair

Themes:  FairsBartholomew Fair

2806 c.18(18)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(131)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21862

Imprint Names:  Jacques, G.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and sold wholesale and retail, by G. Jacques, Oldham Road Library, Manchester

Series Identifier: 47


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4001

Title: Humours of Bartlemy fair

First Line: Come bustle, neighbour Sprig, clap on your hat and wig

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  FairsEntertainmentsBartholomew FairExotics

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V21005

Title: The turnpike man

First Line: He that would thrive must rise by five

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Turnpikes

2806 c.16(160)

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Harding B 11(1597)

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Edition - Bod1582

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: G. Walker, Printer, Durham

Notes:  Compare the first illustration to the illustration on p. 129 of Select Fables; with cuts ... by Thomas and John Bewick, and others ... (Newcastle, 1820).

Series Identifier: 32


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1610

Title: Answer to Colin & Phoebe

First Line: Come, come dearest Phoebe, let's away to the fair

Themes:  Fairs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1076

Title: Follow the drum

First Line: 'Twas in the merry month of May

Themes:  SoldiersVolunteers

2806 c.16(283)

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Harding B 11(72)

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Johnson Ballads 1561

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