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Edition - Bod4979

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  With prose pieces: Number Seven and A good profit


1st Ballad

Title: The Indian's life

First Line: Well may I say my life has been

Themes:  IndiansExile

2nd Ballad

Title: The Indian's address to British ladies

First Line: Native of a land of glory

Themes:  SlaveryIndians

3rd Ballad

Title: Indian hymn

First Line: In de dark wood, no Indian nigh

Themes:  ReligionIndians

Harding B 45(22)



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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3301

Titles:
Poor Indo
The poor Indo

First Lines:
It is thy will and I must leave thee

Subjects:
India

Themes:
Indians
Women, Indian
Courtship - difference of ethnicity

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7811

Titles:
Peter Gray

First Lines:
My song is of a nice young man

Subjects:
Ohio River (U.S.A.)
Pennsylvania (U.S.A.)

Themes:
Indians of North America

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 7423

Titles:
Belle Brandon, or, The arbour tree
The old arbour tree

First Lines:
'Neath a tree by the margin of a woodland
'Neath a tree, by the margin of a woodland

Themes:
Indians of North America

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7177

Titles:
Indian hunter
The Indian hunter

First Lines:
O why does the white man follow my path, like the hound on the tiger's track?
O, why does the white man follow my path

Themes:
Indians of North America

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 2326

Titles:
The Indian lass

First Lines:
As I was wa[l]king on a far distant shore

Themes:
Indians of North America

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 14094

Titles:
The death of Alknomook, an Indian chief

First Lines:
The sun sets in night, and the stars close the day

Themes:
Indians of North America

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V2947

Titles:
The Indian warrior's grave

First Lines:
Green is the grave by the wild dashing river

Themes:
Indians of North America

Edition - Bod5817

Imprint Names:  Russell, S.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1840 and 1851

Imprint: Samuel Russell, Printer, (Nephew to the late J. Russell, of 21, Moor-street,) 24, Old Meeting-street, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2326

Title: The Indian lass

First Line: As I was wa[l]king on a far distant shore

Themes:  Indians of North America

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 956

Title: Spotted cow

First Line: Ona [sic] morning in the month of May

Harding B 11(1759)

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Edition - Bod3484

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Painted [sic] and Sold by J. Pitts, No. 14, Great St Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 14094

Title: The death of Alknomook, an Indian chief

First Line: The sun sets in night, and the stars close the day

Authors:  Hunter, Anne (Home)

Themes:  Indians of North America

Harding B 25(487)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod7180

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

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

Notes:  Firth b.27(48) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5134

Title: We miss them when they're dead

First Line: I'll now draw a few pictures to which none can object

Tune: Captain with his whiskers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7421

Title: Jerry Go-Nimble

First Line: Sir Jerry Go-Nimble was lame of a leg

Notes:  Verse and prose

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V7177

Title: The Indian hunter

First Line: O, why does the white man follow my path

Themes:  Indians of North America

Harding B 11(1751)

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Johnson Ballads 333

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Edition - Bod14316

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1851

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V29814

Title: The London ladies and the Ojibbeway Indians

First Line: What a fuss there is all up and down

Authors:  Morgan, John

Themes:  Indians of North America

Harding B 13(174)

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Johnson Ballads 101

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 101; Imperfect: torn at edges.


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Edition - Bod15849

Imprint Names:  Scroggy, T.M.

Imprint Locations:  Philadelphia, Pa.

Date  1852

Imprint: Thomas M. Scroggy, Publisher, No. 443 Vine Street, above Twelfth, Philadelphia


Ballad

Title: Indian maid of the Chapparal

First Line: Now since you have asked a song of me

Tune: Mary Blane

Attributation: Written and sung by George Bombarger, in the City of Mexico

Authors:  Bombarger, George W.

Performers:  Bombarger, George W.

Themes:  Indians of North America

Harding B 18(287)

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Edition - Bod18251

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Notes:  Harding B 11(1751) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5134

Title: We miss them when they're dead

First Line: I'll now draw a few pictures to which none can object

Tune: Captain with his whiskers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7421

Title: Jerry Go-Nimble

First Line: Sir Jerry Go-Nimble was lame of a leg

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V7177

Title: The Indian hunter

First Line: O, why does the white man follow my path

Themes:  Indians of North America

Firth b.27(48)

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Edition - Bod19314

Imprint Names:  Sessions, W.

Imprint Locations:  York

Date  between 1865 and 1886

Imprint: William Sessions, The Ebor Printing Works, York

Notes:  4 p.


Ballad - Roud Number: V26934

Title: The Indian

First Line: The sun was warm, the sky was clear

Authors:  Balkwill, F.P.

Themes:  Indians of North America

Johnson Ballads 2089



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Edition - Bod19808

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: H. De Marsan, Dealer in Songs, Toy-books &c. No. 54 Chatham St. N.Y.

Notes:  The banner held by the cupids at the top of the pictorial frame reads: Ethiopian


Ballad - Roud Number: 275

Title: The Indian lass

First Line: As I was a walking on a fair distant shore

Subjects:  North America

Themes:  Indians of North America

Johnson Ballads 2288

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Edition - Bod15851

Imprint Names:  Andrews, J.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: Andrews', Printer, 38 Chatham St., N.Y.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2947

Title: The Indian warrior's grave

First Line: Green is the grave by the wild dashing river

Themes:  Indians of North America

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7177

Title: Indian hunter

First Line: O why does the white man follow my path, like the hound on the tiger's track?

Themes:  Indians of North America

Harding B 18(288)

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Harding B 18(654)

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Edition - Bod5044

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(300) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 551


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 660

Title: The blackbird and thrush

First Line: How pleasant and delightful is the bright summer's morn

Subjects:  India

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 7423

Title: The old arbour tree

First Line: 'Neath a tree by the margin of a woodland

Themes:  Indians of North America

Firth c.14(146)

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Harding B 11(301)

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Edition - Bod5046

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Preston

Notes:  Harding B 11(1757) is another edition Harding B 11(1758) is another edition

Series Identifier: 50


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 275

Title: The Indian lass

First Line: As I was a walking on a far distant shore

Themes:  Indians of North America

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8046

Title: Drink, and kiss the lasses

First Line: I'm a jolly roving tar, fearing neither wound or scar

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 11(1756)

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Edition - Bod5047

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Machine Printer Publisher, 177, Union-st., Boro'

Notes:  Harding B 11(301) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 551


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 660

Title: The blackbird and thrush

First Line: How pleasant and delightful is the bright summer's morn

Subjects:  India

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 7423

Title: The old arbour tree

First Line: 'Neath a tree by the margin of a woodland

Themes:  Indians of North America

Harding B 11(300)

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Johnson Ballads 1161

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Edition - Bod859

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121, & 122, Church Street, Office, North Road, Preston

Notes:  Harding B 11(1756) is another edition Harding B 11(1758) is another edition

Series Identifier: 50


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 275

Title: The Indian lass

First Line: As I was a walking on a far distant shore

Themes:  Indians of North America

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8046

Title: Drink and kiss the lasses

First Line: I'm a jolly roving tar, fearing neither wound or scar

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 11(1757)

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Edition - Bod2071

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: H. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher 177, Union Street, Borough, S.E.

Notes:  Harding B 11(2993) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 253


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7811

Title: Peter Gray

First Line: My song is of a nice young man

Subjects:  Pennsylvania (U.S.A.)Ohio River (U.S.A.)

Themes:  Indians of North America

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V938

Title: Ilen oge! Or, Savourneen dheelish

First Line: The moments were sad when my love and I parted

Themes:  Soldiers

Firth c.14(215)

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Edition - Bod12007

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 128


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 275

Title: Indian lass

First Line: As I was a walking on a far distant shore

Themes:  Indians of North America

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22818

Title: Sandy & Jenny

First Line: Come, come bonnie lassie, cried Sandy away

Subjects:  Scotland

Themes:  Marriage

Harding B 11(1754)

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Harding B 11(1755)

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Edition - Bod12008

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  Harding B 11(1756) is another edition Harding B 11(1757) is another edition

Series Identifier: 50


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 275

Title: The Indian lass

First Line: As I was a walking on a far distant shore

Themes:  Indians of North America

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8046

Title: Drink and kiss the lasses

First Line: I'm a jolly roving tar, fearing neither wound nor scar

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 11(1758)

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Edition - Bod16926

Imprint Names:  Weightman, T.

Imprint Locations:  York

Imprint: T. Weightman, Printer, York

Notes:  The same setting of type as 2806 c.18(255) but with a different printer.


Ballad - Roud Number: V3301

Title: Poor Indo

First Line: It is thy will and I must leave thee

Subjects:  India

Themes:  Courtship - difference of ethnicityIndians

Harding B 25(1521)

Notes:  Slip.


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