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Edition - Bod3253

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed & sold by J. Pitts, 6, Grea[t] Andrew street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 2404

Title: Bung your eye

First Line: As a jolly exciseman was walking the street

Notes:  For an explanation of the title see E. Partridge, Dict. of the underworld

Themes:  PaternityFoundlings

Firth b.26(42)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 16(41b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod9878

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1886 and 1917

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Champion Song Printer, Union Street, Boro', S.E.

Series Identifier: 599


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3230

Title: Blue-eyed Mary

First Line: As I walked out one fine morning

Themes:  Lovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2404

Title: Bung your eye

First Line: As a jolly exciseman was walking the street

Themes:  Foundlings

Firth c.18(283)

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Edition - Bod23027

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.Clarke, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1674 and 1679

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, J. Wright, and J. Clarke


Ballad

Title: Tryal of skill, performed by a poor decay'd gentlewoman, who cheated a rich grasier of sevenscore pound, and left him a child to keep

First Line: Kind country-men list to my ditty

Tune: Ragged and torn

Themes:  FarmersProstitutionPaternityFoundlings

4o Rawl. 566(114)

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Edition - Bod24090

Imprint Names:  Marshall, R.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1720? and 1779

Imprint: Printed and Sold by R. Marshall, in Aldermary Church Yard, Bow Lane, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V9016

Title: The forester's garland

First Line: As I in my closet was reading alone

References:

ESTC: N70818

Themes:  FoundlingsDreamsProphecies

Douce Ballads 3(29b)

Notes:  Douce Ballads 3(29b); Cropped top edge.


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Harding B 39(26)

Notes:  Harding B 39(26) is a photograph of Douce Ballads 3(29b).


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9025

Titles:
The royal courtly garland. Or, Joy after sorrow
The royal courtly garland; or, Joy after sorrow

First Lines:
A tragical story I have to relate

Subjects:
Bohemia
Italy

Themes:
Foundlings
Infanticide
Adultery
Court and courtiers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9016

Titles:
The royal dream: or, The forester's garland
The forester's garland

First Lines:
As I in my closet was reading alone

Themes:
Prophecies
Premonitions
Roman empire
Dreams
Foundlings

Edition - Bod7639

Imprint Names:  Aldermary Church Yard

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed and Sold in Aldermary Church Yard, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V9025

Title: The royal courtly garland; or, Joy after sorrow

First Line: A tragical story I have to relate

References:

ESTC: T45273

Subjects:  ItalyBohemia

Themes:  AdulteryCourt and courtiersFoundlingsInfanticide

Harding B 5(32)

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Edition - Bod24204

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and sold in Bow-church-yard, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V9025

Title: The royal courtly garland. Or, Joy after sorrow

First Line: A tragical story I have to relate

References:

ESTC: N12850

Subjects:  Bohemia

Themes:  AdulteryCourt and courtiersFoundlingsInfanticide

Douce Ballads 3(81b)

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