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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1415

Titles:
Banks of Inveraragh
The banks of Invarary
Banks of Inverary
The banks of Inverary
Banks of Invarary

First Lines:
'Twas on a summer's morning abroad as I did pap [sic]
Early one summer's morning along as I did pass
Early one summer's morning, along as I did pass

Themes:
Highwaymen

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 856

Titles:
Death of Black Bess
Dick Turpin's ride to York
My bonny Black Bess

First Lines:
Dick Turpin, bold Dick, hie away
Dick Turpin bold! Dick, hie away
Dick Turpin bold! Dick, hie away!
\"Dick Turpin bold! Dick, hie away\"
Dick Turpin bold! Dick hie away
Dick Turpin, bold Dick, hark away!
\"Dick Turpin! bold Dick! hie away!\" was the cry
Dick Turpin, bold Dick, hark away! was the cry
\"Dick Turpin, bold Dick, hark away!\"

Subjects:
Turpin, Richard, 1706-1739

Themes:
Highwaymen

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 621

Titles:
O rare Turpin
Turpin Hero
O, rare Turpin!

First Lines:
As I was riding over Hounslow moor
Turpin Hero is my name
As I was riding over Hunslow moor

Subjects:
Turpin, Richard, 1706-1739

Themes:
Highwaymen

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 2638

Titles:
The highwayman outwitted by the farmer's daughter

First Lines:
A farmer sent his daughter to market

Themes:
Highwaymen

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 121

Titles:
Crafty ploughboy; or, the Highwayman outwitted
Crafty ploughboy
Crafty ploughboy; or The highwayman outwitted

First Lines:
Please to draw near and the truth I'll declare
Please to draw near, and the truth I'll declare

Subjects:
Yorkshire (England)
Herefordshire (England)

Themes:
Highwaymen

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 8094

Titles:
The life and death of Dick Turpin!

First Lines:
In London, a long time ago

Subjects:
Turpin, Richard, 1706-1739

Themes:
Highwaymen

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4050

Titles:
Hind's progress and ramble
Capt. Hind's progress and ramble
Captain Hind's progress and ramble

First Lines:
There's many a comical story you know

Subjects:
Hind, James, d. 1652

Themes:
Highwaymen

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 611

Titles:
The adventures of Jack O'Donohoe
Adventures of brave Jack O'Donough
Advent[ures of brave] Jack O'Do[nough]

First Lines:
Come all you valiant highwaymen and outlaws of distain [sic]
Come all you valiant highwaymen and outlaws [of disdain]
Attend each valiant highwayman and outlaws of distain

Subjects:
Australia

Themes:
Highwaymen

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 533

Titles:
Sporting hero, or, whiskey in the bar
The sporting hero
Sporting hero, or, Whiskey in the bar

First Lines:
I am a sporting hero, I never yet was daunted
I am a sporting hero, that never yet was daunted

Themes:
Highwaymen

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3747

Titles:
The high-way mans advice to his brethren. Or, Nevison's last legacy to the knights of the high-padd

First Lines:
Follow bonny lad

Subjects:
Nevison, John, 1639-1685

Themes:
Highwaymen

Edition - Bod4466

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: H. De Marsan, Publisher, 60 Chatham str. New-York

Notes:  Border: Comic heads. Coloured.


Ballad - Roud Number: V28192

Title: One foot in the stirrup

First Line: One foot in the stirrup, one hand in the rein

Subjects:  Turpin, Richard, 1706-1739

Themes:  Highwaymen

Harding B 18(383)

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Harding B 18(690)

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Edition - Bod4811

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1691]

Imprint: Printed for J. Deacon at the Angel in Guilt-spur-street, without Newgate


Ballad

Title: Summers his frolick

First Line: God prosper long the just and good

Tune: Russell's farewell

Themes:  Highwaymen

Firth c.23(31)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads II:198


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Edition - Bod1217

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, Goulden-Street Oldham-Road, Manchester; and Sold by H. Andrews St Peter Street Leeds

Notes:  Harding B 11(3936) is another impression

Series Identifier: 201


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 289

Title: The undaunted female

First Line: 'Tis of a fair damsel who in London did dwell

Themes:  Highwaymen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2653

Title: Ben Bolt

First Line: Oh! don't you remember sweet Alice, Ben Bolt

Firth c.26(47)

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Harding B 11(3938)

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Edition - Bod1266

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: [T. Pearson], Printer, [Chadderton]-Street Oldham Road, Manchester; and Sold by H. Andrews St. Peter-Street Leeds

Series Identifier: 167


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1045

Title: The river Roe

First Line: As I went out one evening all in the month of May

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 856

Title: My bonny Black Bess

First Line: Dick Turpin bold! Dick hie away

Themes:  Highwaymen

2806 b.11(230)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Edition - Bod1593

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 22, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, and sold by H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter's St., Leeds

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Johnson Ballads 1866

Series Identifier: 179


Ballad - Roud Number: 620

Title: My poor Black Bess

First Line: When fortune, blind goddess, she fled my abode

Themes:  Highwaymen

2806 c.16(274)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 16(162b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod1984

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 490

Title: Wild and wicked youth

First Line: In Newry town I was bred and born

Themes:  Highwaymen

Harding B 16(307a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5478

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  Part of a sheet of four ballads; see Firth b.25(591)


Ballad - Roud Number: 476

Title: Brennan on the moor

First Line: It's of a fearless highwayman a story I will tell

Themes:  Highwaymen

2806 c.8(36)

Notes:  Slip.


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2806 c.8(304)

Notes:  Slip.


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2806 c.15(50)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod5490

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester, sold by H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter-street, and John Beaumont, 176, York-street, Leeds

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(3644)

Series Identifier: 288


Ballad - Roud Number: 1630

Title: Stark naked robbery

First Line: All you that are merry whether far off or near

Themes:  Highwaymen

2806 c.16(19)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod5894

Imprint Names:  Cadman, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  between 1850 and 1855

Imprint: J. Cadman, Printer, 152, Gt. Ancoats, St., Manchester, and Sold by H. Adrews [sic], 27, St. Peter's Street, Leeds

Notes:  Harding B 11(981) is another impression Harding B 11(981) is another impression

Series Identifier: 3


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1538

Title: Dream of Napoleon

First Line: One night sad and languid I went to my bed

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 533

Title: Sporting hero, or, whiskey in the bar

First Line: I am a sporting hero, I never yet was daunted

Themes:  Highwaymen

Harding B 11(980)

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Edition - Bod126

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Notes:  See Harding B 11(228A) for imprint Slip. Part of a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 11(228A)


Ballad - Roud Number: 1553

Title: Daring highwayman

First Line: I am a daring highwayman likewise a gallant rover

Themes:  Highwaymen

Johnson Ballads 792A

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod762

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 18


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1630

Title: The stark-naked robbery

First Line: All you that are merry, whether far off or near

Themes:  Highwaymen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1634

Title: Meet me in the willow glen

First Line: Meet me in the willow glen

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V13821

Title: I saw her at the poultry stand

First Line: I saw her at the poultry stand

2806 c.13(158)

Notes:  Printed on tinted paper


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Firth c.17(24)

Notes:  Printed on tinted paper


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Edition - Bod829

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1674]

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby in West-smith-field


Ballad - Roud Number: V27978

Title: Robbery rewarded, or An account of five notorious high-way- men's exploits

First Line: Adieu vain delights, and bewitch us no more

Tune: Packington's pound

References:

ESTC: R182744

Themes:  Highwaymen

Wood E 25(108)

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Edition - Bod6528

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13874

Title: Nothing more

First Line: In a valley fair I wander'd, o'er its meadow pathway green

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 533

Title: Whisky in the jar

First Line: I am a young fellow that never yet was daunted

Themes:  Highwaymen

Firth b.25(168)

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Edition - Bod6543

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Series Identifier: 426


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 289

Title: The undaunted female

First Line: 'Tis of a fair damsel who in London did dwell

Themes:  Highwaymen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 308

Title: The Irish girl

First Line: As I walked out one evening down by the river side

2806 c.13(8)

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Edition - Bod6581

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

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


Ballad

Title: Jack Sheppard

First Line: It's of a wild and wicked youth, one Johnny Sheppard

Notes:  Verse and prose

Subjects:  Sheppard, John, 1702-1724

Themes:  Highwaymen

Firth c.17(36)

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