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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V230

Titles:
The better land
Better late than never

First Lines:
I hear the [sic] speak of a better land
What folly 'tis for man to fret

Themes:
Heaven

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V356

Titles:
The lion of Judah

First Lines:
My rest is in heaven, my rest is not here!

Themes:
Heaven

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12812

Titles:
The true description of the everlasting joys of heaven

First Lines:
Jerusalem, my happy home

Themes:
Heaven

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4981

Titles:
A home in heaven

First Lines:
A home in heaven! what a joyful thought

Themes:
Heaven

Edition - Bod1868

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: V12812

Title: The true description of the everlasting joys of heaven

First Line: Jerusalem, my happy home

Tune: O man in desperation

Themes:  Heaven

4o Rawl. 566(167)

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Edition - Bod2117

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Monmouth Court Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20519

Title: No time to spare

First Line: Come, sinners, hear the Gospel word

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15151

Title: The promised land

First Line: There is a land of plaesure [sic]

Themes:  Heaven

Harding B 11(2729)

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Edition - Bod14140

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 132


Ballad - Roud Number: V30852

Title: A dream of Heaven

First Line: Maria, I've dreamt such a beautiful dream

Authors:  Marshall, John

Themes:  Heaven

Harding B 11(976)

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Edition - Bod15828

Imprint Names:  Johnson, J.H.

Imprint Locations:  Philadelphia, Pa.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: J.H. Johnson, Hymn Publisher, Stationer and Printer, No. 7 North Tenth St., 3 doors above Market, Philadelphia


Ballad - Roud Number: V4981

Title: A home in heaven

First Line: A home in heaven! what a joyful thought

Themes:  Heaven

Harding B 18(248)

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Edition - Bod16252

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 862


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V30624

Title: The Eden above

First Line: We're bound for the land of the pure and the holy

Themes:  Heaven

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V356

Title: The lion of Judah

First Line: My rest is in heaven, my rest is not here!

Themes:  Heaven

Harding B 11(1045)

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Edition - Bod24258

Imprint Names:  Evans, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1813

Imprint: Printed and sold by T. Evans, 79, Long-Lane, West-Smithfield, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V13472

Title: The wanton wife of Bath

First Line: In Bath a wanton wife did dwell

Tune: Flying fame

References:

ESTC: R228261

Subjects:  Chaucer, Geoffrey, 1340-1400

Themes:  AdulteryHeaven

Douce Ballads 4(30)

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Edition - Bod24261

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed at Pitts, Toy Warehouse, 6, Great st Andrew street, seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V13472

Title: The wanton wife of Bath

First Line: In Bath a wanton wife did dwell

Subjects:  Chaucer, Geoffrey, 1340-1400

Themes:  AdulteryHeaven

Douce Ballads 4(29)

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Harding B 3(20)

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Harding B 3(21)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13472

Titles:
The wanton wife of Bath

First Lines:
In Bath a wanton wife did dwell

Subjects:
Chaucer, Geoffrey, 1340-1400

Themes:
Heaven
Adultery
Women

Edition - Bod5876

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co., Printers, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7164

Title: Christ's invitation to sinners

First Line: Come all ye vile sinners

Themes:  Religion

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V29440

Title: The heavenly Canaan described

First Line: There is a land above the skies

Themes:  ReligionHeaven

Harding B 11(614)

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Edition - Bod11916

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; and 35, Hanover Street, Portsea; and at Harvey's Wholesale Warehouse, 60, Sheffield Park, Sheffield


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6168

Title: I love Jesus

First Line: Hark! the gospel news is sounding

Themes:  Jesus Christ

2nd Ballad

Title: The promise land

First Line: Where is now the blessed Jesus?

Themes:  Heaven

Harding B 11(1641)

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Edition - Bod12111

Imprint Names:  Barr, R.

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Date  c.1852

Imprint: Sold by R. Barr, Tobacconist, Dealer in Snuff and Cigars, 72, Marsh-lane, Leeds


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7455

Title: Job, the patient man

First Line: Come all you worthy Christians

Notes:  Hymn

Themes:  Job (biblical figure)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15151

Title: The promised land

First Line: There is a land of pleasure

Notes:  Hymn

Themes:  Heaven

Harding B 11(1883)

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Johnson Ballads 1812

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Edition - Bod13900

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

Notes:  The first ballad was originally printed by J. Paul and Co.; see Johnson Ballads 642 Johnson Ballads 542 is another issue Johnson Ballads 642 is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15447

Title: Conference hymn

First Line: I am a sinner sav'd by grace

Themes:  Religion

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15351

Title: The new Jerusalem

First Line: Brethren come and go with me

Themes:  ReligionHeaven

Harding B 11(674)

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Edition - Bod7193

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer, 18 Great St. Andrew Street 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V230

Title: The better land

First Line: I hear the [sic] speak of a better land

Authors:  Hemans, Felicia Dorothea Browne, 1793-1835

Themes:  Heaven

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1825

Title: The rover's return

First Line: My love was a rover, on roving bent

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Firth b.26(32)

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