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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9222

Titles:
The mischief-making crew

First Lines:
Oh, could there in this world be found

Themes:
Gossip

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8624

Titles:
Who'd have thought it, mrs. Brown

First Lines:
As down our street the other day

Themes:
Gossip

Edition - Bod5079

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1845

Imprint: J. Paul and Co, 2 & 3 Monmouth Court 7 Dvls [sic]

Notes:  Harding B 11(2424) is another issue Harding B 11(2425) is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: V924

Title: Mind your own business

First Line: This world is a comical place

Tune: Oh dear, how I long to get married

Themes:  Gossip

Johnson Ballads 669

Notes:  Title torn. Title torn.


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Edition - Bod12006

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1845

Imprint: J. Paul and Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(2425) is another issue Johnson Ballads 669 is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: V924

Title: Mind your own business

First Line: This world is a comical place

Tune: Oh dear, how I long to get married

Themes:  Gossip

Harding B 11(2424)

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Edition - Bod10165

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer, 18, Great St. Andrew Street, 7, Diais [sic]


Ballad - Roud Number: V924

Title: Mind your own business

First Line: This world is a comical place

Tune: Oh! how I long to get married

Themes:  Gossip

Firth c.20(103)

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Edition - Bod10229

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  With fictional love letters [prose]


Ballad - Roud Number: V15498

Title: Extraorinary [sic] and funny doings in this neighbourhood

First Line: This world is a comical place

Notes:  Followed by a prose piece. This ballad is a variant of Firth b.27(237)

Themes:  Gossip

Firth c.20(175)

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Edition - Bod8813

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(2424) is another issue Johnson Ballads 669 is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: V924

Title: Mind your own business

First Line: This world is a comical place

Tune: Oh dear, how I long to get married

Themes:  Gossip

Harding B 11(2425)

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Edition - Bod9892

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: Disley, Printer, 57, High-street, St. Giles London


Ballad - Roud Number: V8624

Title: Who'd have thought it, mrs. Brown

First Line: As down our street the other day

Themes:  Gossip

Firth c.20(104)

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Edition - Bod20109

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [18--]

Ballad - Roud Number: V9222

Title: The mischief-making crew

First Line: Oh, could there in this world be found

Themes:  Gossip

Johnson Ballads 2679

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Edition - Bod3321

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1876]

Imprint: Henry Disley, Printer, 57 High street, St. Giles, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15198

Title: A father's love

First Line: The nectar cup may yield delight

2nd Ballad

Title: I never take no notice

First Line: I wish you just to list to me

Themes:  WomenGossip

Firth b.25(129)

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Harding B 20(256)

Notes:  Harding B 20(256) is annotated on reverse: Bought in Norwich Court for 1/2 12/2/76.


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Edition - Bod7546

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V924

Title: Mind your own business

First Line: This world is a comical place

Themes:  Gossip

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20493

Title: Number one

First Line: It's very hard! -- and so it is

Themes:  Marriage prospects - womenGossipSpinsters

Firth b.27(237)

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Harding B 11(2426)

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Edition - Bod21938

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 302


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2658

Title: The gossipping wife

First Line: Of all the wives that plauge [sic] man's lives

Themes:  MarriageGossip

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 7966

Title: The broken-hearted gardener

First Line: I'm a broken-hearted gardener & don't know what to do

Themes:  Gardening

2806 c.16(230)

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Harding B 11(1384)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 2658

Titles:
The gossipping wife
The gossiping wife
Gossiping wife

First Lines:
Of all the wives that plauge [sic] man's lives
Of all the wives that plague man's life
Of all the wives that plague mens lives
Of all the wives that plague men's lives
Of all the wives that plague men[s] lives

Themes:
Marriage
Speech
Domestic strife
Gossip

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