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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3791

Titles:
The merry gipsy band

First Lines:
List to the lay of a gipsy band

Themes:
Gipsies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 17498

Titles:
I'd be a gipsy
I'd be a gipsy. Merry & free
I'd be a gipsy, merry and free
I'd be a gipsey, merry and free

First Lines:
I'd be a gipsy merry and free
I'd be a gipsy, merry and free
I'd be a gipsey, merry and free

Themes:
Gipsies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1628

Titles:
The squire and gipsy girl
The dark gipsey girl
The squire and gipsey girl

First Lines:
One May morning bright I pass'd thro' the valley
One spring morning early a squire was straying
One spring morning early, a squire was straying

Themes:
Gipsies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 13771

Titles:
Gipsy's tent
The gipsy's tent
The gipsey tent

First Lines:
Our fire on the turf and tent 'neath the tree
Our fire on the turf
Our fire on the turf, and tent 'neath the hill
Our fire on the turf and tent 'neath the hill

Themes:
Gipsies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5107

Titles:
The gypsey wanderer

First Lines:
'Twas night and the farmer his fire-side near

Themes:
Gipsies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V14365

Titles:
The little gipsey

First Lines:
Come hither ye youths, and attend to my call

Themes:
Gipsies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3788

Titles:
The chief of the gipsy tribe

First Lines:
Oh, I am a chief of the gipsy tribe

Themes:
Gipsies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V2950

Titles:
The gipsy mother's grave

First Lines:
Far from the city's noise and strife

Themes:
Gipsies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V382

Titles:
The dying gipsey

First Lines:
In a tent beneath the hawthorn shade

Themes:
Gipsies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1244

Titles:
What a merry life we gipsies lead

First Lines:
What a merry life we gipsies lead

Themes:
Gipsies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V689

Titles:
The gipsy queen

First Lines:
Oh 'tis I'm a gipsy queen

Themes:
Gipsies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1259

Titles:
The gipsy king
The gipsy king!
The gypsy king
Gipsy king
The gipsey king

First Lines:
Oh 'tis I am the gipsy king
'Tis I'm the gipsey king!
'Tis I'm the gipsey king
Oh! I'm the gipsy king
Oh, 'tis I am the gipsy king
'Tis I'm the gypsey king!
Oh 'tis I'm the gipsy king
'Tis I'm the gipsy king

Themes:
Gipsies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 17648

Titles:
The gipsy countess, a celebrated duet
Gipsy countess
The gipsy countess. A celebrated duet

First Lines:
She. Oh, how, can a poor gipsey maiden like me
She. Oh, how can a poor gipsy maiden like me
Oh, how can a poor gipsy maiden like me

Themes:
Gipsies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V14367

Titles:
The poor little gipsey

First Lines:
A poor little gipsey I wander forlorn

Themes:
Gipsies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8452

Titles:
The gipsies' Welsh song

First Lines:
Baisez les beaux yeux

Themes:
Gipsies

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3787

Titles:
The gipsy girl
The gipsey girl

First Lines:
They wiled me from my greenwood home
They wiled my from my greenwood home

Themes:
Gipsies

Edition - Bod4347

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: H. De Marsan, Dealer in Songs, Toy-books &c. No. 54 Chatham St. N.Y.

Notes:  Border: Ethiopian.


Ballad - Roud Number: 1259

Title: The gipsy king

First Line: 'Tis I'm the gipsy king

Themes:  Gipsies

Harding B 18(195)

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Edition - Bod1057

Imprint Names:  Brander, A.C.

Imprint Locations:  Elgin

Imprint: A.C. Brander, Printer, Elgin


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4975

Title: The Rose of Dundee

First Line: Early one Mondy [sic] morning, as I walked Dundee street

2nd Ballad

Title: Gypsie laddie

First Line: There were seven gypsies in a gang

Themes:  Gipsies

2806 c.11(133)

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Firth b.25(56)

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Edition - Bod1377

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  Appears also in a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 19(45). See also P. Carnell (1979): F11.


Ballad - Roud Number: 1

Title: A much [a]dmired [s]ong called the Dark-eyed gipsy O

First Line: There were three gipsies in the east

Themes:  Gipsies

2806 c.11(128)

Notes:  Slip.


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2806 c.15(120)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod1453

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1820 and 1855

Imprint: Wright, Printer, Birmingham


Ballad

Title: The gypsies

First Line: The gypsies come to my father's door

Themes:  Gipsies

2806 c.17(162)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(289)


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Edition - Bod1668

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer, and Toy Warehouse, Great st. Andrew Street, 7 Dials

Notes:  Another issue forms part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(901).


Ballad - Roud Number: V14364

Title: Little gipsey lass

First Line: A gipsey I was born and a gipsy remain

Themes:  Gipsies

Harding B 25(1120)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod1994

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union- street, Borough, S.E.

Notes:  Firth b.26(304) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 104


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V14848

Title: Mary May

First Line: They have chosen some proud stranger

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3787

Title: The gipsy girl

First Line: They wiled my from my greenwood home

Themes:  Gipsies

Harding B 11(2357)

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Edition - Bod5332

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V34770

Title: Jolly gipsies, a new song

First Line: Come, come, come you dainty doxies

Themes:  Gipsies

Firth b.33(39)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5848

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: J.O. Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester, and sold by John Beaumont, 176, York-st., and H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter's-street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 317


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6522

Title: Seaport town of ---

First Line: O dear, O dear, this a curious age is

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 229

Title: The little gipsey girl

First Line: My father is a king of the gipsies, tis true

Themes:  Gipsies

Harding B 11(3445)

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Johnson Ballads 1876

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Edition - Bod108

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Paul and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials, and 35, Hanover Street, Portsea

Notes:  Harding B 11(1321) is another issue Harding B 11(1321) is another issue Harding B 11(1321) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13771

Title: The gipsy's tent

First Line: Our fire on the turf and tent 'neath the hill

Notes:  Harding B 17(110a) is another issue of this ballad alone

Themes:  Gipsies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4644

Title: Old Adam

First Line: In the green forest where old Adam dwelt

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3024

Title: Knight of the golden crest

First Line: The banner wav'd on the castle walls

Johnson Ballads 651

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