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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3346

Titles:
Mrs. Jenkins, of Billingsgate. A parody on the Wishing gate
Mrs. Jenkins of Billingsgate! A parody on The wishing gate

First Lines:
Twas on Good Friday eve, the neighbours all state
'Twas on Good Friday eve the neighbour's all state

Themes:
Fish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V267

Titles:
The blue tail'd fly

First Lines:
A hungry fish once chanced to spy
A hungry fish once chanced to espy

Themes:
Fishing

Edition - Bod1063

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12029

Title: Love's ritornella

First Line: Gentle Zitella

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6714

Title: Hope told a flattering tale

First Line: Hope told a flattering tale

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V200

Title: Behold how brightly breaks the morn

First Line: Behold, how brightly breaks the morn

Themes:  Fishing

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V23848

Title: Never marry a Charley

First Line: My father's gone to knead hi[s] dough

Tune: Landing of royal Charlie

Firth b.25(94)

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Edition - Bod2570

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.Sheppard, C.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  [1791?]

Imprint: Sold by J. Pitts, Great St. Andrew St. [and] Publish'd Jany. 26, 17[91?] by C. Sheppard, No. 19, Lambeth Hill, Doctors Commons, London

Notes:  An engraving.


Ballad - Roud Number: V1009

Title: The jolly angler

First Line: O the jolly angler's life, it is the best of any

Themes:  Fishing

Harding B 12(45)

Notes:  Coloured illustration.


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Edition - Bod12090

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V200

Title: Behold how brightly breaks the morn

First Line: Behold how brightly breaks the morn

Themes:  Fishing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V12029

Title: Love's ritornella

First Line: Gentle Zitella whither away

Harding B 11(229)

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Harding B 20(10)

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Edition - Bod12844

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 15679

Title: Paddy Miles and the mermaid

First Line: Paddy Miles was a fisherman, gay and light-hearted

Themes:  Fishing

Harding B 11(2919)

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Edition - Bod7829

Imprint Names:  King, T.Green, G.

Imprint Locations:  BirminghamLondon

Date  c.1845

Imprint: Printed by T. King, Birmingham, and sold by Mr. Green, at his Music Stall, near the Turnpike, City-road, and at 27, Featherstone-street, City-road


Ballad - Roud Number: V3346

Title: Mrs. Jenkins, of Billingsgate. A parody on the Wishing gate

First Line: 'Twas on Good Friday eve the neighbour's all state

Themes:  Fish

Firth b.28(33b)

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Harding B 11(2448)

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Edition - Bod7929

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V200

Title: Behold how brightly breaks the morn

First Line: Behold, how brightly breaks the morning

Performers:  Braham, John, 1774-1856

Themes:  Fishing

Harding B 25(162)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15692

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V9341

Title: The angling duet

First Line: Anxious by the gliding stream

Themes:  Fishing

Harding B 17(6a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17773

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed by Jennings, 15, Water-lane, Fleet Street, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V1009

Title: The jolly angler

First Line: O the jolly angler's life is the best of any

Themes:  Fishing

Harding B 25(995)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod18810

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

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(1690).


Ballad - Roud Number: V267

Title: The blue tail'd fly

First Line: A hungry fish once chanced to spy

Themes:  Fishing

Firth b.26(36)

Notes:  Slip.


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 15679

Titles:
Paddy Miles and the mermaid
Paddy's mermaid

First Lines:
Paddy Miles was a fisherman, gay and light-hearted
Paddy Miles was a fisherman, young and light-hearted

Themes:
Fishermen
Fishing

Edition - Bod690

Imprint Names:  Lambert, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c. 1635]

Imprint: Printed at London for Thomas Lambert, at the sign of the Hors- shoo in Smithfield


Ballad

Title: A description of a strange (and miraculous) fish, cast upon the sands in the meads, in the hundred of Worwall, in the county palatine of Chester

First Line: Of many marvels in my time

Tune: Bragandary

Authors:  Parker, Martin, d. 1656

References:

ESTC: S120132

Themes:  Monstrous fish

Harding B 39(55)

Notes:  Harding B 39(55) is a photograph of Wood 401(127).


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Wood 401(127)

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Edition - Bod11924

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: V660

Title: If I had a donkey wot wouldn't go

First Line: If I had a donkey wot wouldn't go

Themes:  Animals

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V267

Title: The blue tail'd fly

First Line: A hungry fish once chanced to spy

Themes:  Fishing

Harding B 11(1690)

Notes:  Cropped at top; the illustrations are cropped


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Edition - Bod12523

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1855 and 1861

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 26, Grafton Street, Soho


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3346

Title: Mrs. Jenkins of Billingsgate! A parody on The wishing gate

First Line: Twas on Good Friday eve, the neighbours all state

Themes:  Fish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 258

Title: The soldier's boy

First Line: The snow was fast descending

Themes:  Orphans

Harding B 11(2447)

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Edition - Bod4696

Imprint Names:  Jacques, G.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed, and Sold Wholesale and Retail, by G, Jacques, Oldham Road Library, Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1095

Title: Highland Mary

First Line: Ye fertile plains, and streams around

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2658

Title: The gossiping wife

First Line: Of all the wives that plague men's lives

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V703

Title: Gloomy winter

First Line: Gloomy winter's now awa'

Authors:  Tannahill, Robert, 1774-1810

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 13833

Title: Woodman spare that tree

First Line: Woodman, spare that tree

Authors:  Morris, George Pope, 1802-1864

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V396

Title: Stand to your guns

First Line: Stand to your guns my hearts of oak

Themes:  Naval

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V8317

Title: The Lancashire witches

First Line: In vain I attempt to describe

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 878

Title: The echoing horn

First Line: The echoing horn

Themes:  Hunting

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 1046

Title: Abroad for pleasure

First Line: Abroad for pleasure as I was walking

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V19688

Title: Mary Melvin, of the Mersey side

First Line: Give ear with patience to my relation

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V754

Title: Woman, the pride of the land

First Line: Come married and single together pray mingle

Themes:  Marriage

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V200

Title: Behold, how brightly breaks the morning

First Line: Behold how brightly breaks the morning

Themes:  Fishing

Firth b.28(36)

Notes:  Stamped: Bodleian Library, Percy Manning Collection, 1917. Large format



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Edition - Bod12988

Imprint Names:  Dixon, W.

Imprint Locations:  Workington

Imprint: W. Dixon, Printer


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13361

Title: The fisherman

First Line: I am a jolly fisherman

Themes:  Fishing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 5469

Title: Push along

First Line: I am a man of learning and the ladies say I'm pretty

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  EducationProfessions

Harding B 11(3124)

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Edition - Bod4677

Imprint Names:  Watts, T.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Imprint: Printed and Published [b]y T. Watts, 4, Snowhill, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V632

Title: Death of Robin Adair

First Line: Now he is dead and gone, Robin Adair

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1599

Title: Blue ey'd Ellen

First Line: Farewell my blue ey'd Ellen

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 167

Title: Leicester chambermaid

First Line: It's of a brisk young butcher as I have heard 'em say

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1847

Title: Old England shall weather the storm

First Line: Old England thy stamina never hath yielded

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V200

Title: Brightly breaks the morning

First Line: Behold how brightly breaks the morning

Themes:  Fishing

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 561

Title: Poor Mary in the silvery tide

First Line: It's of a fine young creature who dwelt by the sea-side

Themes:  Murder

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 16967

Title: John Anderson my jo

First Line: John Anderson my jo, John

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Themes:  Marriage

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V1848

Title: Parody on old England shall weather the storm

First Line: Oh brandy, thy virtues they never will yield to

Themes:  Drinking

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 1493

Title: The effects of love

First Line: Young lovers all I pray draw near

Firth b.28(25a)

Notes:  Stamp on reverse: Bodleian Library, 22 April 1918. Large format



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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V200

Titles:
Behold, how brightly breaks the morning
Where will I go when dis war breaks dis country up
Behold how brightly breaks the morning
Behold how brightly breaks the morn
Brightly breaks the morning
Behold how brightly

First Lines:
Behold, how brightly breaks the morn
Behold how brightly breaks the morn
Oh! where will I go when dis war breaks dis country up
Behold how brightly breaks the morning
Behold, how brightly breaks the morning

Themes:
Blackface minstrelsy
Fishing
American Civil War, 1861-1865

Edition - Bod11724

Imprint Names:  Sharp, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1845

Imprint: Sharp, Printer, 30, Kent Street, Borough, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V26644

Title: The great sea shark

First Line: I hope you all will list to me

Themes:  ShipwreckSt. Paul's cathedral$zLondonGiant fish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1766

Title: I'm a cove what never holloas

First Line: It's if you list I now with glee

Harding B 11(1410)

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Edition - Bod12403

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V200

Title: Behold how brightly breaks the morn

First Line: Behold, how brightly breaks the morning

Performers:  Braham, John, 1774-1856

Themes:  Fishing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13884

Title: The sailor's tear

First Line: He leap'd into the boat

Themes:  SailorsWar

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1553

Title: Daring highwayman

First Line: I am a daring highwayman likewise a gallant rover

Notes:  Harding B 20(226) is another edition of this ballad alone

Themes:  HighwaymenNewgate prison (London, England)

Harding B 11(228A)

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Edition - Bod11824

Imprint Names:  Hopwood and Crew

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1880]

Imprint: Published by Hopwood & Crew, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V16125

Title: Here! Here! Here!

First Line: I'm a member for Manchester square

Subjects:  Transvaal (South Africa)Gladstone, W.E. (William Ewart), 1809-1896Bright, John, 1811-1889

Themes:  PoliceSouth African War, 1880-1881Orating

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15814

Title: The ship went down to the bottom of the sea!

First Line: To prove I loved sweet Jenny Jones, I went away a year to- day

Attributation: Written by Joseph Tabra, Esq., for Harry L. Rickards

Authors:  Tabra, Joseph

Performers:  Rickards, Harry, 1848-1911

Subjects:  Brighton (England)

Themes:  ShipwreckRailwaysGolddiggingGiant fish

Harding B 11(1527)

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