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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6536

Titles:
Pity the farmers, the broken down farmers, obliged to give way to the labouring men

First Lines:
In our sweet little villages all through the land

Themes:
Farmers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1476

Titles:
The new-fashioned farmer

First Lines:
Good people all, attend awhile

Themes:
Farmers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V10071

Titles:
Yorke, the farmer's friend!

First Lines:
Well, John, so Yorke's the farmer's friend?

Themes:
Farmers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8896

Titles:
The farmer and labourer. A song for the times

First Lines:
The sons of toil that till our fields

Themes:
Farmers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8809

Titles:
The wife of the bold tenant farmer

First Lines:
One evening of late from Bandon I strayed

Themes:
Farmers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6529

Titles:
The farmer's lamentation

First Lines:
The farmers ance dainty nae mair speaks o' plenty

Themes:
Farmers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3202

Titles:
Country courtship, or, Lum-ti-tum!!!
Country courtship or Lum-ti-tum!
Country courtship; or Lum-ti-tum!

First Lines:
My feather he bought me a suit of clothes
My feather he bougt [sic] me a suit of clothes

Themes:
Farmers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9637

Titles:
Rural content, or the Mairland farmer

First Lines:
I'm now a guid farmer, I've acres o' land

Themes:
Farmers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8812

Titles:
The tenant farmers' wail and woe to their landlords

First Lines:
Landlords listen to our tale

Themes:
Farmers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6547

Titles:
A farmer's son and daughter, 1751

First Lines:
A time there was 'ere England's griefs began

Themes:
Farmers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 590

Titles:
Young Roger of the mill

First Lines:
Young Roger of the mill, one morning very soon

Themes:
Farmers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6531

Titles:
Farmers lamentation

First Lines:
Come cheer up your hearts theres good news come to town

Themes:
Farmers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V579

Titles:
Advice to farmers

First Lines:
Come brother farmers, all attend
Come brother farmers all attend

Themes:
Farmers

Edition - Bod5117

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  18--

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Notes:  Harding B 11(982) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 219


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1538

Title: A dream of Napoleon

First Line: One night sad and languid I went to my bed

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22808

Title: The curly headed boy

First Line: My father was a farmer, and a farmer's son am I

Themes:  Farmers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 22610

Title: The rover's bride

First Line: Oh, if you love me furl your sails

2806 c.16(74)

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Harding B 11(977)

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Edition - Bod50

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed at Pitts Wholesale Toy and Marb [sic] Warehouse, 6, Great st. Andrew street 7 di[als]


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3043

Title: The farmer

First Line: Come each jolly fellow

Themes:  Farmers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3422

Title: The golden days of good queen Bess

First Line: To my muse give attentien [sic] and deem it not a mystery

Authors:  Collins, John, d. 1808

Johnson Ballads 822

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Edition - Bod207

Imprint Names:  Masson, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed by J. Masson, 7, Whitmore Road, Hoxton


Ballad

Title: The reform and the farmers. (A highly popular song)

First Line: A farmer would reforming go

Tune: A frog he would a wooing go

Notes:  Second edition

Themes:  Farmers

Edition - Bod473

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V10071

Title: Yorke, the farmer's friend!

First Line: Well, John, so Yorke's the farmer's friend?

Themes:  Farmers

Johnson Ballads fol. 433

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Edition - Bod631

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V8896

Title: The farmer and labourer. A song for the times

First Line: The sons of toil that till our fields

Themes:  Farmers

Vet. A6 b.13(21)

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Edition - Bod636

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  Winslow

Date  1879

Ballad - Roud Number: V32902

Title: England mourns her sad condition

First Line: England mourns her sad condition

Notes:  Dated Winslow, November, 1879

Themes:  Farmers

Vet. A6 b.13(4)

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Edition - Bod6064

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts, 14, Great St. Andrew-street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V6547

Title: A farmer's son and daughter, 1751

First Line: A time there was 'ere England's griefs began

Authors:  Goldsmith, Oliver, 1728-1774

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Farmers

Johnson Ballads 823

Notes:  The illustration is coloured.


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Edition - Bod6560

Imprint Names:  Bentley, J.

Imprint Locations:  Bradford

Imprint: J. Bentley, 48, Market street, Bradford

Series Identifier: 29


Ballad - Roud Number: V3202

Title: Country courtship or Lum-ti-tum!

First Line: My feather he bougt [sic] me a suit of clothes

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Farmers

Firth b.25(21)

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Edition - Bod6768

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, Church-Street, Preston

Series Identifier: 564


Ballad - Roud Number: 680

Title: Roger the miller and the grey mare

First Line: Young Roger the miller courted of late

Themes:  Farmers

Firth b.34(104a)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(1645)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod2032

Imprint Names:  Dickinson, B.W.

Imprint Locations:  York

Date  between 1823 and 1834

Imprint: Printed for B.W. Dickinson, Petergate, York


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5451

Title: The maid of Lodi

First Line: I sing the maid of Lodi

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22808

Title: The curly-headed boy

First Line: My father was a farmer a farmer's son am I

Themes:  Farmers

Firth b.27(252)

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Harding B 11(2285)

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Edition - Bod3622

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Printed for W. Armstrong, Banastre-street

Notes:  Another issue forms part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 28(38).


Ballad

Title: Marcro [sic] and Pedro

First Line: As farmer Marcro [sic] and Pedro were jogging along

Themes:  Farmers

Harding B 25(1211)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod3740

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer, Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great st andrew Street, Seven dials

Notes:  Another edition forms part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(1930).


Ballad - Roud Number: 21259

Title: Times are altered

First Line: Come all you swaggering farmers wherever you may be

Themes:  Farmers

Harding B 25(1906)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1027

Notes:  Slip.


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