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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V265

Titles:
The blue eyed stranger
The blue-eyed stranger
Blue-eyed stranger
The blue-ey'd stranger
Blue ey'd stranger
Blue-ey'd stranger

First Lines:
One night the north wind did blow
One night the north wind loud did blow

Themes:
Hospitality

Edition - Bod6155

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: V265

Title: Blue-ey'd stranger

First Line: One night the north wind loud did blow

Themes:  Hospitality

Harding B 15(23a)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(27b)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 1907

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 1908

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20312

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1892]

Ballad

Title: So it is

First Line: Children playing on the sands

Authors:  Blount, W.C.

Notes:  An appeal for funds on behalf of the Victoria Hospital for Children

Themes:  Hospitals

Johnson Ballads 2953

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Edition - Bod22711

Imprint Names:  Shelmerdine, W. and J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1800 and 1849

Imprint: W. & J. Shelmerdine, printers, Manchester

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 28(121)


Ballad - Roud Number: V3108

Title: Hal the woodman

First Line: Stay traveller, tarry here to-night

Themes:  BalladsHospitality

2806 c.18(135)

Notes:  Slip.


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6504

Titles:
Johnny Green's wedding, and description of Manchester college

First Lines:
Neaw lads where'er yo beawn so fast

Subjects:
Manchester (England)

Themes:
Chetham's Hospital (Manchester, England)

Edition - Bod12140

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 130


Ballad - Roud Number: 24177

Title: Johnny Green's wedding, and description of Manchester college

First Line: Neaw lads where'er yo beawn so fast

Subjects:  Manchester (England)

Themes:  Chetham's Hospital (Manchester, England)

Harding B 11(1915)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 23518

Titles:
The old English gentleman
Old English gentleman
The fine old English gentleman!
The fine old English gentleman

First Lines:
I'll sing you an ancient song
I'll sing you a good old song
I'll sing you a good old song made by a good old pate
I'll sing you a goog [sic] old song
I'll sing you a good old song, made by a good old pate

Subjects:
England

Themes:
English society
Social status
Hospitality

Edition - Bod11996

Imprint Names:  Dixon, W.

Imprint Locations:  Workington

Imprint: W. Dixon, Printer


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12442

Title: Jim Crow

First Line: I come from old Kentucky

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23518

Title: The old English gentleman

First Line: I'll sing you a good old song, made by a good old pate

Authors:  Purday, Charles H. (Charles Henry), 1799-1885

Themes:  English societyHospitality

Harding B 11(1877)

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Edition - Bod8210

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by Jennings, Water-Lane, Fleetstreet, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 605

Title: Nancy's complaint in Bedlam

First Line: As through Moorfields I walk'd one evening in the spring

Themes:  Lovers reunitedBethlehem Royal Hospital (London, England)

Firth c.12(229)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(1308)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod18311

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Printed for W. Armstrong, Banastre-st.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V913

Title: The coal-hole

First Line: I am a brisk young Irish blade

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 968

Title: Bedlam city

First Line: Down by the side of Bedlam city

Themes:  WarBethlehem Royal Hospital (London, England)

Harding B 28(92)

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Edition - Bod18671

Imprint Names:  Pigott, G.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed and Sold at 60 Old-street


Ballad - Roud Number: V5992

Title: Amelia's complaint, in Bedlam for the loss of her sailor

First Line: Young women with attention listen to what I mention

Themes:  SailorsBethlehem Royal Hospital (London, England)

Harding B 25(43)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod24026

Imprint Names:  Aldermary Church Yard

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed and Sold in Aldermary Church-Yard, Bow Lane, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V31851

Title: The distracted sailor

First Line: Oh! how pleasant are young lovers

References:

ESTC: T192114

Subjects:  Spain

Themes:  SailorsUnfaithfulnessBethlehem Royal Hospital (London, England)

Douce Ballads 3(23a)

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Harding B 4(45)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 968

Titles:
Bedlam city. Altered from the vulgar ballad
Bedlam city

First Lines:
Down by Bedlam I walk'd one ev'ning
Down by the side of Bedlam city

Themes:
Unrequited love
Bethlehem Royal Hospital (London, England)
War
Insanity

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3108

Titles:
Balaklava
Hal the woodman
Hal, the woodman

First Lines:
Stay, traveller tarry here to-night
Stay, travaller [sic] tarry here to-night
Stay traveller tarry here to night
His watch, on Balaklava's heights
Stay traveller, tarry here to-night

Themes:
Crimean War, 1853-1856
Balaclava, battle of, 1854
Hospitality
Kindness
Ballads

Edition - Bod7164

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: George Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 65


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 605

Title: The fair maid in Bedlam

First Line: It was down in Moorfields, as I walked one day

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusCruel parentsInsanityBethlehem Royal Hospital (London, England)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3139

Title: The pretty maid milking her cow

First Line: It was on a fine summer's morning

Themes:  Rural society

Firth b.26(457)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 605

Titles:
Nancy's complaint in Bedlam
The fair maid in Bedlam

First Lines:
As through Moorfields I walked one evening in the spring
As through Moorfields I walk'd one evening in the spring
It was down in Moorfields, as I walked one day

Themes:
Cruel parents
Lovers parted
Insanity
Lovers reunited
Courtship - difference in social status
Bethlehem Royal Hospital (London, England)

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