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Edition - Bod5021

Imprint Names:  Trundle, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1623]

Imprint: Printed at London for Iohn Trundle


Ballad - Roud Number: V6778

Title: Good newes from Virginia, sent from Iames his Towne ... March, 1623

First Line: No English heart, but heard with griefe

Tune: All those that be good fellows

Subjects:  Virginia

Themes:  Great Britain - colonies

Harding B 39(220)

Notes:  Photocopy from Robinson catalogue no. 77, item 98. Reference: STC 24830.2


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Edition - Bod6235

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

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

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth c.16(402).


Ballad - Roud Number: 13249

Title: Union Jack of old England

First Line: The thunder of war is scarcely at an end

Themes:  Flags - Great Britain

Harding B 16(294a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod6252

Imprint Names:  White, W.Robards, H.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  1612

Imprint: Imprinted at London by W.W. for Henry Robards, and are to be sold at his shop neere to S. Botulphes Church without Aldgate. 1612


Ballad - Roud Number: V30787

Title: Londons lotterie: with an incouragement to the furtherance thereof, for the good of Virginia

First Line: London, live thou famous long

Tune: Lusty gallant

Subjects:  Virginia

Themes:  Great Britain - colonies

Firth c.23(62)

Notes:  Negative photograph of Pepys Ballads I:190-191


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Edition - Bod7097

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6 Gt. St. Andrews Street, Seven dials

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(165). Harding B 25(119) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V5188

Title: Barclay and Perkins's drayman

First Line: Near Southwark bridge on the Surry side

Themes:  Blacks - Great Britain

Firth c.18(262)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 16(14b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod9250

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13249

Title: Union Jack of old England

First Line: The thunder of war is scarcely at an end

Themes:  Flags - Great Britain

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5265

Title: Give me the man of honest heart

First Line: Give me the man of honest heart

Firth c.16(402)

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Edition - Bod9429

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. P. Such, Machine and General Printer, 177, Union Street, Borough


Ballad - Roud Number: 2815

Title: The flaunting flag of liberty!

First Line: The flaunting flag of liberty

Themes:  Flags - Great Britain

Firth c.16(65)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17410

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed and sold by J Pitts 6, Great st Andrew Street Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V21149

Title: The British flag

First Line: Your slack jaw belay, if you ask Jack's opinion

Themes:  Flags - Great Britain

Harding B 25(289)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod23408

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts, 6, Great St. Andrew street Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 12(99) is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: V1084

Title: Savoyard boy

First Line: I came from a land far away, far away

Themes:  Immigrants - Great Britain

Johnson Ballads 989

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Edition - Bod6933

Imprint Names:  Burdett, J.T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1855

Imprint: Printed by J.T. Burdett, 150 and 151, St. John Street, Smithfield, London

Series Identifier: 14


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V18913

Title: The last links are broken

First Line: The last links are broken that bound me to thee

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V388

Title: Rose of Lucerne

First Line: I've come across the sea, I've braved every danger

Themes:  Street tradersImmigrants - Great Britain

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V308

Title: Can I e'er forget the valley

First Line: Can I e'er forget the valley

Firth b.25(64)

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Harding B 11(2079)

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Edition - Bod11666

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, 6, Great st Andrew-st. 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V17465

Title: The good looking wife

First Line: You batchelors all gsve [sic] attention

Themes:  MarriageShopkeepers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1026

Title: The buffalo

First Line: Come all you young fellows that have a mind to range

Subjects:  Ohio River

Themes:  Great Britain - colonies

Harding B 11(1369)

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Edition - Bod10718

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro'. S.E.

Series Identifier: 300


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1026

Title: The buffalo

First Line: Come all you young fellows that have a mind to range

Subjects:  Ohio River

Themes:  Great Britain - colonies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3485

Title: Happy moments

First Line: In happy moments day by day

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1740

Title: Good old Jeff

First Line: 'Tis just one year ago to day

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Harding B 11(1742)

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Edition - Bod14582

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: pitt, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Ma[rble] Warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew st.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4321

Title: Farewell to Ireland

First Line: Farewell unto the river Bann

Subjects:  India

Themes:  Soldiers, IrishGreat Britain - colonies

2806 b.11(64)

Notes:  Imprint cropped Slip


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Harding B 17(90b)

Notes:  Imprint cropped Slip


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Edition - Bod20878

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1829

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, wholesale and retail, 10, Great St. Andrew-Streett [sic], Seven Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V4320

Title: Commins's farewell to Ireland

First Line: Farewell to the river Bann

Subjects:  India

Themes:  Soldiers, IrishGreat Britain - colonies

2806 b.11(63)

Notes:  Slip


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2806 b.11(65)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(56c)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(406)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod23078

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

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1663 and 1674

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V30586

Title: Touch and go: or, The French taylor finely trappan'd

First Line: A tayler in the Strand

Tune: Sound a charge

Themes:  AdulteryTailorsFrench - Great Britain

4o Rawl. 566(92)

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Edition - Bod5172

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Toy & Marble Warehouse, 6, Great st Andrew street 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 17(116b) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 1085

Title: The gown of green

First Line: As my love and I was walking to view the meadows round

Subjects:  New York (N.Y.)

Themes:  Great Britain - coloniesAmerican Revolution, 1775-1783

Firth c.14(198)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 16(106b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod31

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: Hodges, Printer (from the late I. Pitt's) Wholesale Toy Warehouse, 31, Dudley St. 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13993

Title: A new song for the times The Union houses must come down and railroads go to pot

First Line: Come all you English poor folks

Themes:  Immigrants - Great BritainPovertyRailways

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1096

Title: Oe'r the green sea

First Line: 'Twas on the ocean far from shore

Notes:  The same setting of type as in Johnson Ballads 569

Themes:  Naval

Johnson Ballads 568

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Edition - Bod11464

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: Printed and Sold by H. Such, Newsvender, &c 123, Union Street, Borough, London.

Series Identifier: 16


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13774

Title: Ever of thee

First Line: Ever of thee I'm fondly dreaming

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1085

Title: Gown of green

First Line: As my love and I were walking to view the meadows round

Themes:  Great Britain - coloniesAmerican Revolution, 1775-1783

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V291

Title: Bonny blue cap

First Line: Oh! bold & true, in bonnet blue

Harding B 11(1098)

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Harding B 11(1099)

Notes:  Harding B 11(1099); cropped.


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Edition - Bod12562

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer and Wholesale Toy Warehouse 6, Great St. Andrew street 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5084

Title: The new Caroline. Or A trip to Brighton

First Line: All the fashions and rank now to Brighton will go

Notes:  Verse and prose

Subjects:  Brighton (England)

Themes:  DandiesSocietyCoachingFrench - Great Britain

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 308

Title: The new Irish girl

First Line: As I walk'd out one evening down by a river side

Harding B 11(2629)

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Edition - Bod13728

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1026

Title: The buffalo

First Line: Come all you young fellows that have a mind to range

Themes:  Great Britain - coloniesIndians of North America

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9833

Title: Love's a tyrant

First Line: That love's a tyrant I can prove

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5272

Title: Is there a heart

First Line: Is there a heart that never lov'd

Harding B 11(482)

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Edition - Bod7201

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer & Publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro'. S.E.

Series Identifier: 521


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20972

Title: You don't know what you can do till you try

First Line: Good people all attend, to these lines I have penn'd

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V443

Title: Kitty Jones

First Line: Not long ago a simple lad, from Yorkshire I did roam

Themes:  Countryman in LondonProstitutionBlacks - Great Britain

Firth b.26(362)

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Edition - Bod7370

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts printer, Wholesale Toy and marble warehouse, 6 Great st Andrew street 7 dils [sic]

Notes:  Harding B 16(106b) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 1085

Title: The gown of green

First Line: As my love and I was walking to view the meadows round

Subjects:  New York (N.Y.)

Themes:  Great Britain - coloniesAmerican Revolution, 1775-1783

Harding B 17(116b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod14615

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: J. Evans, Printer, Long-lane, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 1085

Title: The gown of green

First Line: As my love and I was walking to view the meadows round

Themes:  Great Britain - coloniesAmerican Revolution, 1775-1783

Harding B 16(106a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20974

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Two titles on an uncut sheet


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8022

Title: Our king is a true British sailor

First Line: Too long out of sight have been kept jolly tars

Subjects:  William IV, King of Great Britain, 1765-1837

2nd Ballad

Title: Meet me to night

First Line: Meet me to-night in the path which lie

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V143

Title: Oh, bring me but my Arab steed

First Line: Oh, bring me but my Arab steed

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1941

Title: The merry mountain horn

First Line: Come, my gallant soldier, come!

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V34200

Title: The welcome

First Line: Come, hurrah! boys, & help me to sing

Subjects:  William IV, King of Great Britain, 1765-1837

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V1514

Title: The new God save the king

First Line: God save our noble king

Subjects:  William IV, King of Great Britain, 1765-1837

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V7191

Title: The deep deep sea

First Line: Oh come with me my love

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V14995

Title: Safely follow him

First Line: Follow him, nor fearful deem

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V1245

Title: The Highland minstrel boy

First Line: I hae wander'd mony a night in June

Performers:  Anderson, Mr.

Subjects:  Scotland

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 1279

Title: Dear! what can the matter be

First Line: He promis'd he'd buy me a fairing should please me

Themes:  Fairs

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V388

Title: The Swiss toy girl

First Line: I've come across the sea

Themes:  Street tradersImmigrants - Great Britain

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V13891

Title: Welcome Adelaide our beloved queen

First Line: Arouse, arouse all Britain's isle

Subjects:  Adelaide, Queen dowager, 1792-1849

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V881

Title: The butterfly was a gentleman

First Line: The butterfly was a gentleman

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V18882

Title: The jasmine-flower

First Line: How lovely the jessamine-flower

15th Ballad - Roud Number: 13749

Title: On the banks of the blue Moselle

First Line: When the glow-worm gilds the elfin bower

16th Ballad - Roud Number: V434

Title: The light bark

First Line: Off! said the stranger, off, off, & away!

17th Ballad - Roud Number: V4543

Title: O! softly sleep, my baby boy

First Line: O! Softly sleep my baby boy

18th Ballad - Roud Number: V8654

Title: The Marseilloise hymn

First Line: Ye sons of France awake to glory

Authors:  Rouget de Lisle, Claude Joseph, 1760-1836

19th Ballad

Title: Come to thy lattice

First Line: Come to thy lattice, the stars are bright

Firth b.25(103/104)

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Edition - Bod24184

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and Sold at the Printing-Office, in Bow-Church Yard, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V20371

Title: The outlandish lady's love to an English sailor in the Isle of Wight

First Line: From the isle of Wight I have brought to light

References:

ESTC: N70854

Themes:  TransvestismCruel fatherFrench - Great Britain

Douce Ballads 3(72b)

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Edition - Bod1862

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

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1663 and 1674

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


Ballad - Roud Number: 2579

Title: A net for a night-raven; or, A trap for a scold

First Line: Here is a merry song, if that you please to buy it

Tune: Let us to Virginny go

Subjects:  Virginia

Themes:  Great Britain - coloniesDomestic strifeWife-sellingIndentured servants

4o Rawl. 566(165)

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