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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V259

Titles:
The Leeds tragedy; or, The bloody brother
The Leeds tragedy: or, The bloody brother
The Leeds tragedy: or, the Bloody brother
The Leeds tragedy; or, the bloody brother

First Lines:
Good Christian people all I pray
Good Chistian [sic] people all I pray

Themes:
Incest
Murder

Edition - Bod732

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

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1655 and 1658

Imprint: Printed for F. Cole [sic] J. Wright, Tho. Vere, and W. Gilbertson


Ballad - Roud Number: V3072

Title: A wonderfull example of Gods justice shewed upon Jasper Conningham, a gentleman born in Scotland, who was of opinion, that there was neither God, nor divel, nor heaven, nor hell

First Line: It was a Scotchman

Tune: O neighbour Robert

References:

ESTC: R186825

Subjects:  Aberdeen (Scotland)

Themes:  IncestBlasphemy

Wood 401(97)

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Wood 402(55, 56)

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Edition - Bod9469

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  With a prose account


Ballad - Roud Number: V9932

Title: Full particulars of the trial & sentence of Celestia Sumner. For the murder of her child at Islington

First Line: Oh list you dear and tender mothers

Subjects:  Somner, Celestia

Themes:  IncestMurder

Firth c.17(100)

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Edition - Bod9471

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V26667

Title: Lamentation of Celestia Somner

First Line: You tender parents list to me

Subjects:  Somner, Celestia

Themes:  IncestMurder

Firth c.17(101)

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Edition - Bod16232

Imprint Names:  Batchelar, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1807 and 1810

Imprint: Printed & sold by T. Batchelar, Little Cheapside, Moorfields, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V259

Title: The Leeds tragedy; or, the bloody brother

First Line: Good Chistian [sic] people all I pray

Themes:  IncestMurder

Harding B 2(53)

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Edition - Bod16279

Imprint Names:  Sympson, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: London: Printed and Sold at Sympson's Warehouse, in Stonecutter-street, Fleet-Market


Ballad - Roud Number: V259

Title: The Leeds tragedy: or, the Bloody brother

First Line: Good Christian people all I pray

Themes:  IncestMurder

Harding B 2(51)

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Edition - Bod16280

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V259

Title: The Leeds tragedy; or, The bloody brother

First Line: Good Christian people all I pray

Themes:  IncestMurder

Harding B 2(52)

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Johnson Ballads 2630

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Johnson Ballads 2631

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Johnson Ballads 2632

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Johnson Ballads 2633

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Edition - Bod23955

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: V3072

Title: A wonderful example of Gods justice, shewed upon Jasper Conningham ... who was of opinion that there was neither God, nor devil, nor heaven, nor hell

First Line: It was a Scotch man

Tune: O neighbour Robert

References:

ESTC: R234140

Themes:  IncestBlasphemy

Douce Ballads 2(258a)

Notes:  Sheet divided; torn left edge


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Edition - Bod24153

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V259

Title: The Leeds tragedy: or, The bloody brother

First Line: Good Christian people all I pray

References:

ESTC: T37705

Themes:  IncestMurder

Douce Ballads 3(57a)

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Edition - Bod24232

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: London, Printed and Sold in Stonecutter-Street, Fleet-Market


Ballad - Roud Number: V477

Title: The unhappy lady of Hackney

First Line: You youthful charming ladies fair

References:

ESTC: N21523

Themes:  IncestRape

Douce Ballads 3(99b)

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Edition - Bod10511

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: V3420

Title: The golden bull or Garland of love's craftiness. In four parts

First Line: Come listen young lovers and you'll find

Themes:  IncestCruel father

Harding B 1(119)

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Harding B 23(37)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9997

Titles:
The Guernsey garland. In three parts

First Lines:
You mortals all who deal unjust

Subjects:
Guernsey
London (England)

Themes:
Pregnancy
Incest
Monstrous births
Apprentices

Edition - Bod24103

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: V9997

Title: The Guernsey garland. In three parts

First Line: You mortals all who deal unjust

References:

ESTC: N70821

Subjects:  London (England)Guernsey

Themes:  IncestPregnancyApprenticesMonstrous births

Douce Ballads 3(34b)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3420

Titles:
The golden bull; or, Garland of love's craftiness. In four parts
The golden bull: or, The garland of love's craftiness. In four parts
The golden bull or, Garland of love's craftiness. In four parts
The golden bull: or, The garland of love's craftiness
The golden bull; or, Garland of love's craftiness. In iv. part
The golden bull or Garland of love's craftiness. In four parts
The golden bull; or, the Garland of love's craftiness. In four parts

First Lines:
Come listen, young lovers, awhile, and you'll find
Come listen, young lovers, awhile and you'll find
Come listen young lovers and you'll find
Come listen young lovers, and you'll find
Come listen young lovers awhile and you'll find

Themes:
Disguise
Love, pleasant
Cruel father
Incest

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3072

Titles:
A wonderful example of Gods justice, shewed upon Jasper Conningham ... who was of opinion that there was neither God, nor devil, nor heaven, nor hell
A wonderfull example of Gods justice shewed upon Jasper Conningham, a gentleman born in Scotland, who was of opinion, that there was neither God, nor divel, nor heaven, nor hell
White stars!

First Lines:
It was a Scotchman
Of the Second Division my rhymes do sing
It was a Scotch man

Subjects:
Aberdeen (Scotland)

Themes:
Blasphemy
Incest
American Civil War, 1861-1865

Edition - Bod16658

Imprint Names:  Turner, J.

Imprint Locations:  Coventry

Date  between 1797 and 1846

Imprint: Turner, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: V477

Title: The unhappy lady of Hackney

First Line: You youthful charming ladies fair

Themes:  AdulteryChildbirthCovent Garden (London, England)IncestExhumation

Harding B 6(84)

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Harding B 23(20)

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Edition - Bod19032

Imprint Names:  Davenport, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1807

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Davenport, Three-Compass Court, Cow- Cross-Street, West Smithfield, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V477

Title: The unhappy lady of Hackney

First Line: You youthful charming ladies fair

Themes:  AdulteryChildbirthCovent Garden (London, England)IncestExhumation

Harding B 6(83)

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Edition - Bod19040

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Pitts, 14, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V477

Title: The unhappy lady of Hackney

First Line: You youthful charming ladies fair

Themes:  AdulteryChildbirthCovent Garden (London, England)IncestExhumation

Harding B 6(85)

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Edition - Bod24189

Imprint Names:  Aldermary Church Yard

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed and Sold at No. 4, Aldermary Church Yard


Ballad - Roud Number: V477

Title: The unhappy lady of Hackney

First Line: You youthful charming lady's fair

References:

ESTC: T50428

Themes:  AdulteryChildbirthCovent Garden (London, England)IncestExhumation

Harding B 6(82)

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