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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 332

Titles:
Robin Hood and the tanner; or, Robin Hood met with his match

First Lines:
In Nottingham there lives a jolly tanner

Subjects:
Nottingham (England)
Robin Hood (legendary character)

Themes:
Fighting

Edition - Bod727

Imprint Names:  Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1640 and 1665

Imprint: Printed for W. Gilbertson


Ballad - Roud Number: 332

Title: Robin Hood and the tanner; or, Robin Hood met with his match

First Line: In Nottingham there lives a jolly tanner

Tune: Robin Hood and the stranger

References:

ESTC: R182804

Subjects:  Nottingham (England)Robin Hood (legendary character)

Themes:  Fighting

Wood 401(9)

Notes:  Printed on the reverse of a sheet of excise receipt forms. With a page attached in Wood's handwriting, citing historical and poetical references to Robin Hood by John Major and Michael Drayton

Edition - Bod3659

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Pitts, No. 14, Great St. Andrew Street Seven Dials

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 939 is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V529

Title: Parody on the Bee proffer's honey

First Line: A kid of a boozy staggering mien

Themes:  DrunkennessFighting

Harding B 25(1462)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod8532

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Douce Ballads 3(93a) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4966

Title: The tavern kitchen fray: or, A dialogue between Nell and her mistress

First Line: In a tavern kitchen, the cook's territories

Themes:  FoodFighting

Douce Ballads 4(15)

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Edition - Bod21117

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 5147

Title: Haughs of Crumdel

First Line: As I came in by Auchendown

Themes:  Crumdel fight

2806 c.11(102)

Notes:  Slip


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 23465

Titles:
Jack o Ambrose Mill
Jack of Ambrose mill
Jack of Ambrose Mill

First Lines:
I am poor Joe the collier's son
I'm poor Joe the collier's son
I am poor Joe the colliers son

Themes:
Rejected suitor
Fighting

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 2101

Titles:
Billy O'Rook's the boy, sir
Billy O'Rooke's the boy sir
Bily [sic] O'Rookes the boy sir
Billy O'Rook[e] the boy
Billy O'Rooke the boy
Billy O'Rooke
Billy O'Rooke's the boy, sir

First Lines:
I greased my brogues and cut my stick
I greased my broughs and cut my sti[ck]
I greased my brougues and cut my stick
I greas'd my brogues and cut my stick
I greased my broughs and cut my stick
Twas in the sweet town of Latram I first got my name
'Twas in the sweet town of Latram I first got my name

Subjects:
Ireland

Themes:
Migrant labor - Irish
Fighting

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V529

Titles:
Parody on the Bee proffer's honey

First Lines:
A kid of a boozy staggering mien

Themes:
Butchers
Drunkenness
Fighting

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4591

Titles:
Muzzy Tandy. A sequel to Pompey and the donkey

First Lines:
A kiddy girl, born near St. Giles

Themes:
Dogs
Fighting - women

Edition - Bod1218

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Rial and Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials, London

Notes:  Firth b.26(217) is another issue Firth b.26(217) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2809

Title: Great gals at home. Parody on \"Old folks at home\"

First Line: Way down by old Thames river

Themes:  Drinking - womenFighting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3100

Title: Trees of the forest. Companion to \"Shells of the ocean\"

First Line: I wander'd through the forest glade

Firth b.26(218)

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Edition - Bod12037

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V30359

Title: The soldiers request

First Line: The battle was o'er and our soldiers had conquered

Themes:  SoldiersWar

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15031

Title: The Irish spree

First Line: A fortnight ago me, a pal, and Johnny Bralligan

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  DrinkingFighting

Harding B 11(1796)

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Edition - Bod7067

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Rial and Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2809

Title: Great gals at home. Parody on \"Old folks at home\"

First Line: Way down by old Thames river

Authors:  Hutchings, H.S.

Themes:  Drinking - womenFighting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3100

Title: Trees of the forest. Companion to \"Shells of the ocean\"

First Line: I wander'd through the forest glade

Firth b.26(217)

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Harding B 11(1406)

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Edition - Bod10244

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, & 3, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 23465

Title: Jack of Ambrose Mill

First Line: I am poor Joe the colliers son

Themes:  Rejected suitorFighting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1984

Title: Tom Bowling

First Line: Here a sheer hulk, lies poor Tom Bowling

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 11(1838)

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Edition - Bod14111

Imprint Names:  Bailey, W. and T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1785 and 1799

Imprint: London; Printed by W. & T. Bailey, Bishopsgate-Street within


Ballad - Roud Number: V26552

Title: Donder & Blixin. The Dutch rubbers, or bite your own nose

First Line: Attend to my ditty, ye Germans and Dutch

References:

ESTC: N71592

Themes:  FightingForeigner in London

Harding B 11(933)

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Edition - Bod21118

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 5147

Title: The haughs of Crumdel

First Line: As I came in by Auchendown

Themes:  Crumdel fight

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5408

Title: Duncan & Maggie M'Craw

First Line: 'Twas a wearie fu' wark, that befel in the dark

Themes:  Fleas

2806 c.11(103)

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2806 c.14(66)

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Edition - Bod22550

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V4591

Title: Muzzy Tandy. A sequel to Pompey and the donkey

First Line: A kiddy girl, born near St. Giles

Themes:  DogsFighting - women

2806 c.18(214)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(1289)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 2687

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 2687 is cropped top edge; lacks part of the illustration Slip


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V2809

Titles:
Great gals at home. Parody on \"Old folks at home\"
Great gals at home
The great gals at home. [A parody on the \"Old folks at home\"]

First Lines:
Way down by the old Thomas river
Way down by old Thames river
Way down by the old Thames river

Themes:
Drinking - women
Girls
Drinking
Fighting

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4966

Titles:
The tavern kitchen fray: or, A dialogue between Nell and her mistress
The tavern kitchen fray; or, A dialogue between Nell and her mistress

First Lines:
In a tavern kitchen, the cook's territories

Themes:
Food
Fighting
Servants
Taverns
Women

Edition - Bod5877

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.Bathgate, J.

Imprint Locations:  PrestonLiverpool

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, Church Street, Preston. Sold by J. Bathgate, 182, Park Lane, Liverpool


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V913

Title: The coal hole

First Line: I'm a brisk young lively blade

Themes:  FightingCourts and law

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1924

Title: Newgate stone

First Line: When Claude Duval was in Newgate thrown

Themes:  Prisons

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1694

Title: My dear native isle

First Line: Dear native isle, the summer sun is glowing

Harding B 11(628)

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Edition - Bod552

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew-street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1707

Title: The dandy bonnet

First Line: Ye pretty maidens lend an ear

Themes:  Fashions

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2101

Title: Billy O'Rooke's the boy sir

First Line: I greased my broughs and cut my stick

Themes:  FightingMigrant labor - Irish

Harding B 11(784)

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Edition - Bod11970

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Pitts, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew-street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 23465

Title: Jack o Ambrose Mill

First Line: I'm poor Joe the collier's son

Themes:  Rejected suitorFighting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13827

Title: The tired soldier

First Line: The tired soldier, bold and brave

Themes:  Soldiers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 23104

Title: The merry little soldier

First Line: I'm a merry little soldier

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 11(1837)

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Edition - Bod8640

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad

Title: Funeral's to-morrow

First Line: [I] will sing of Mick Megurk

Themes:  Fighting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V30289

Title: Trafalgar

First Line: I'll sing of famed Trafalgr [sic] if you'll listen unto me

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Themes:  Trafalgar, battle of, 1805

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 6404

Title: A flower from angel mother's grave

First Line: I've a casket at home that is fill'd with precious gems

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V4626

Title: Nelly's gone for ever

First Line: Leaving the village at the dawuing [sic]

Firth c.13(226)

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Edition - Bod5603

Imprint Names:  Ross, JohnStewartDalton, W.

Imprint Locations:  NewcastleCarlisleYork

Date  between 1847 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and Sold by John Ross, Royal Arcade, Newcastle-on- Tyne; and may be had of Stewart, Botchergate, Carlisle; and Dalton, Walmgate, York

Series Identifier: 4


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1627

Title: Duncan Campbell

First Line: My name is Duncan Campbell, from the shire of Argyle

Subjects:  IrelandScotland

Themes:  Fighting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2185

Title: The Enniskillen dragoon

First Line: A beautiful damsel of fame and renown

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  SoldiersCourtship - difference in social status

Firth b.26(199)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5431

Titles:
The cockney & plough boy
The cockney and plough boy

First Lines:
I'll tell you a story of a Londoner of late

Subjects:
Beverley (England)

Themes:
Citizen in the country
Fighting
City vs. country

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1627

Titles:
Erin-go-bragh
Duncan Campbell
Erin go bragh

First Lines:
My name's Duncan Campbell from the shire of Argyle
My name is Duncan Campbell, from the shire of Argyle
My name is Duncan Campbell from shire of Argyle
My name is Duncan Campbell from the shire of Argyle
My name is Pat Murphy I'll never deny
My name's Duncan Cambell, from the shire of Argyle
My name is Pat Murphy, from the shire of Argyle
My names Duncan Campbell, from the shire of Argyle
My name is Pat Murphy, I'll never deny

Subjects:
Edinburgh (Scotland)
Scotland
Ireland

Themes:
Police
Irish - England
Fighting
Emigration - Irish
Irish - Scotland

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