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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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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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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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