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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 - 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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