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Edition - Bod7208

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer & Publisher, 177, Union Street, Borough, S.E.

Series Identifier: 411


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1821

Title: The Tan-yard side

First Line: I am a rambling hero

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15329

Title: Merrily ply the pick & spade

First Line: Hurrah! hurrah! for the yellow gold

Themes:  Golddigging

Firth b.26(335)

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Harding B 11(3733)

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Edition - Bod13643

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 1


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V14889

Title: The boys & the girls

First Line: Say, boys don't you think the girls

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14977

Title: Under a burning sun

First Line: Some years ago I set sail for a land across the sea

Themes:  Golddigging

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V14865

Title: No one to welcome me home

First Line: In the dim twilight I wandered alone

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)

Themes:  Emigration

Harding B 11(428)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3195

Titles:
Tim Finegan's adventures in Australia, O!

First Lines:
One time I was'nt pleased at home, so I away did go

Themes:
Golddigging in Australia

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1242

Titles:
Mary Ann, or the Roving gardiner
Mary Anne, or, The roving gardener
The roving gardener
Mary Ann, or, The roving gardiner
Mary Ann; or, the Roving gardener

First Lines:
My name is William Simmons, I'm a gardener by trade
My name is William Simmonds, I am a gard'ner by my trade
My name is William Simmonds, I'm a gard'ner by my trade
My name is William Simmonds, I'm a gardener by trade

Themes:
Emigration
Education
Golddigging

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12577

Titles:
Off to the diggings

First Lines:
Off to the diggings, in thousands they go
Away to the diggings, in thousands they go

Themes:
Golddigging in Australia

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9549

Titles:
Hurrah! for California

First Lines:
Come listen awhile to my golden lay

Themes:
Golddigging in California

Ballad Work - Roud Number: xx

Titles:
Australia, O!

First Lines:
I've returned skin and bone

Themes:
Golddigging in Australia

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9547

Titles:
Will you go to California O
Will you go to California O!
Race to California
Will you go to California

First Lines:
Oo [sic] high and low of all degrees
To high and low of each degree
To high and low of all degrees

Themes:
Golddigging in California

Edition - Bod1109

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press\", by W. Fortey, (late A. Ryle & Co.), Monmouth court, Bloomsbury.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15329

Title: Merrily ply the pick & spade

First Line: Hurrah! hurrah! for the yellow gold

Themes:  Golddigging in Australia

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V25433

Title: The glorious vintage of Champagne

First Line: When fortune frowns and friends forsake

Themes:  Wine

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V15075

Title: We may be happy yet

First Line: Oh, smile as thou wert wont to smile

Authors:  Bunn, A. (Alfred), 1796-1860

Firth b.25(268)

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Harding B 11(2405)

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Edition - Bod6047

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer, Wholesale Toy & Ma[rble ware]house, 31 Dudley St Seven [Dials]


Ballad - Roud Number: V3195

Title: I've been to Australia O

First Line: One time I wasn't pleased at home, so I away did go

Themes:  Golddigging in Australia

Johnson Ballads 527

Notes:  Imprint imperfect


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Edition - Bod12290

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 145


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3035

Title: Lively flea

First Line: Oh, a dainty old chap is the lively flea

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20380

Title: Australia our home

First Line: Here's off, here's off to the diggings of gold

Themes:  Golddigging in Australia

2806 d.31(27)

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Harding B 11(2175)

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Edition - Bod12544

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V14977

Title: Under the burning sun

First Line: Some years ago I set sail for

Themes:  Golddigging

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14865

Title: No one to welcome me home

First Line: In the dim twilight I wandered alone

Themes:  Emigration

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V14889

Title: The boys and the girls

First Line: Say, boys don't you think the girls

Themes:  Girls

Harding B 11(3946)

Notes:  Printed on green paper.


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Edition - Bod13616

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, 7 Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V9547

Title: Will you go to California O

First Line: To high and low of all degrees

Themes:  Golddigging in California

Harding B 11(4254)

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Johnson Ballads 127

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Edition - Bod13622

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, printer, from Pitts, Wholesale Toy and marble Warehouse, 31, Dudley Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V364

Title: The coal black steed

First Line: The knight is on his steed again

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9547

Title: Will you go to California

First Line: Oo [sic] high and low of all degrees

Themes:  Golddigging in California

Harding B 11(4253)

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Edition - Bod7294

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: W.S. Fortey, Printer and Publisher, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V16218

Title: The gold digger

First Line: A digging we will go, my boys

Tune: A hunting we will go

Themes:  Golddigging in Australia

Harding B 16(104c)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8956

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  between 1849 and 1880

Ballad - Roud Number: V15468

Title: The Australia mania

First Line: Oh, have you heard the news so grand

Tune: The king of the Cannibal islands

Themes:  Golddigging in Australia

Firth c.16(392)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Edition - Bod9035

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V34545

Title: The diggins O!

First Line: Iv'e come back all skin and bone

Tune: Kelvin grove

Themes:  Golddigging in Australia

Firth c.16(391)

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Edition - Bod9197

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer & Publisher, 177, Union Street, Borough, S.E.

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads. See Firth b.26(335)

Series Identifier: 411


Ballad - Roud Number: V15329

Title: Merrily ply the pick & spade

First Line: Hurrah! hurrah! for the yellow gold

Themes:  Golddigging in Australia

Firth c.16(396)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod9349

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V3195

Title: I've been to Australia O

First Line: One time I was not pleased at home, so I away did go

Themes:  Golddigging in Australia

Firth c.16(393)

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Johnson Ballads 3303

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Edition - Bod9350

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V20693

Title: John's adventure in Australia

First Line: Good people all now stand around and listen to my rhyme

Themes:  Golddigging in Australia

Firth c.16(394)

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Edition - Bod9351

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1873

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box ... Saturday Morning, Nov. 8, 1873


Ballad - Roud Number: V20694

Title: Australia, O!

First Line: I've returned skin and bone

Tune: Kelvin grove

Themes:  Golddigging in Australia

Firth c.16(395)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod9353

Imprint Names:  Scott, J.Wood, J.

Imprint Locations:  PittenweemEdinburgh

Date  18--

Imprint: J. Scott, Printer, Pittenweem; Sold by J. Wood, 49 North Richmond Street, Edinburgh

Series Identifier: 225


Ballad - Roud Number: V12577

Title: Off to the diggings

First Line: Off to the diggings, in thousands they go

Themes:  Golddigging in Australia

Firth c.16(397)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9354

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 648


Ballad - Roud Number: V9547

Title: Calfornia gold

First Line: To high and low of each degree, a tale I will unfold

Themes:  Golddigging in California

Firth c.16(398)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9355

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1839 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson and Son (late Russell,) Printers [... ](from Moor- street,) Birm.


Ballad - Roud Number: V9547

Title: Will you go to California O!

First Line: To high and low of all degrees

Themes:  Golddigging in California

Firth c.16(399)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Edition - Bod9358

Imprint Names:  Preston

Imprint Locations:  Bristol

Imprint: Preston, Printer, Callowhill Street, Bristol


Ballad - Roud Number: V9547

Title: Race to California

First Line: To high and low of each degree

Themes:  Golddigging in California

Firth c.16(400)

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