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Edition - Bod14156

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W.S. Fortey, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V11330

Title: The cruel father. A scene in high life

First Line: Oh! listen to this sad affair

Subjects:  Guinness (family)

Themes:  Inheritance

Harding B 13(148)

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Edition - Bod6475

Imprint Names:  Collard, W.

Imprint Locations:  Bristol

Date  c.1820

Imprint: Printed and sold by W. Collard, Bridewell-lane, Bristol, and Hotwell-road


Ballad - Roud Number: V20967

Title: Young Bibo

First Line: For worms when Old Bibo prov'd delicate fare

Themes:  InheritanceGambling

Firth b.25(121)

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Harding B 25(2131)

Notes:  Harding B 25(2131) is torn at top.


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Edition - Bod19790

Imprint Names:  Evans, J. and Son

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1820

Imprint: Printed by J. Evans & Son, 42, Long-lane, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V5691

Title: The cruel step-mother; or, the Unhappy son

First Line: You most indulgent parents lend an ear

Subjects:  JamaicaYork (England)

Themes:  SlaveryInheritance

Johnson Ballads 355

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Edition - Bod21747

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V3724

Title: Kate Mooneys portion

First Line: My name is Dick Mooney, I'm very near dying

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  WomenInheritance

2806 c.15(315)

Notes:  Slip


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4837

Titles:
I couldn't think of such a thing

First Lines:
A little time ago my old aunt Grizzle chanc'd to die

Themes:
Inheritance
Countryman in London

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V11330

Titles:
The cruel father. A scene in high life

First Lines:
Oh! listen to this sad affair

Subjects:
Guinness (family)
Burdett, Francis, Sir, 1770-1844
Dublin (Ireland)
London (England)

Themes:
Abduction
Guinness stout
Inheritance

Edition - Bod19121

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High Street, St. Giles, London. W.C.


Ballad - Roud Number: V11330

Title: The cruel father. A scene in high life

First Line: Oh! listen to this sad affair

Subjects:  London (England)Dublin (Ireland)Burdett, Francis, Sir, 1770-1844

Themes:  InheritanceAbductionGuinness stout

Johnson Ballads 307

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Edition - Bod2398

Imprint Names:  [Diceys or Marshall]

Imprint Locations:  [London]

Notes:  The first and third illustrations are from the chapbook \"Patient Grissel,\" published by Dicey and Marshall, Aldermary Church Yard


Ballad - Roud Number: V9003

Title: The doating mother's garland. In four parts

First Line: You gallants of London, pray draw near a while

References:

ESTC: N70809

Themes:  MerchantsInheritanceWidowsTransvestismDeception

Douce Ballads 3(21b)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3724

Titles:
Kate Mooney's portion
Miss. Kitty Mooney's fortune
Kate Moony's portion
Kitty Mooney's portion
Kate Mooneys portion

First Lines:
My name is Dick Moone'y [sic], I am very near dying
O! my name is Dick Moony, I'm very near dying
My name is Dick Mooney I'm very near dying
My name is Dick Mooney, I am very near dying
My name is Dick Mooney, I'm very near dying

Subjects:
Ireland

Themes:
Inheritance
Marriage prospects
Marriage prospects - women
Women

Edition - Bod7625

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 55


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4837

Title: I couldn't think of such a thing

First Line: A little time ago my old aunt Grizzle chanc'd to die

Themes:  Countryman in LondonInheritance

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2647

Title: Nature's gay day

First Line: It was nature's gay day

Themes:  May day

Firth b.27(355)

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Harding B 11(1625)

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Johnson Ballads 2573

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Johnson Ballads 3302

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5691

Titles:
The cruel step-mother; or, The unhappy son
The cruel step-mother; or, the Unhappy son
The cruel step mother; or, the Unhappy son
The cruel step-mother: or, the Unhappy son
The cruel step-mother: or, The unhappy son

First Lines:
You most indulgent parents lend an ear
You most indulgent parents, lend an ear
You most indulgen[t] parents lend an ear

Subjects:
Jamaica
York (England)

Themes:
Letter-writing
Courts and law
Inheritance
Slavery
Stepmothers
Ghosts

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9003

Titles:
The doating mother's garland
The doating mother's garland. In four parts

First Lines:
You gallants of London I pray draw near awhile
You gallants of London, pray draw near a while
You gallants of London pray draw near awhile

Themes:
Merchants
Deception
Woman in disguise
Inheritance
Heiresses
Transvestism
Widows
Women

Edition - Bod22053

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 148

Title: Banks of sweet Dundee

First Line: It's of a farmers' daughter so beautifull I'm told

Themes:  InheritanceMurderCourtship - difference in social statusPress-gangs

2806 c.16(52)

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Harding B 15(7b)

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Johnson Ballads 2329

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Johnson Ballads 2330

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Edition - Bod24199

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

Notes:  The first illustration appears in \"The history of Dr. John Faustus,\" the second illustration in \"The history of Fortunatus,\" both printed by Cluer Dicey and Richard Marshall in Aldermary Church Yard, London [c. 1764-1779]


Ballad - Roud Number: V5691

Title: The cruel step-mother: or, The unhappy son

First Line: You most indulgen[t] parents lend an ear

References:

ESTC: N15347

Subjects:  JamaicaYork (England)

Themes:  StepmothersInheritanceGhostsLetter-writingCourts and law

Douce Ballads 3(7a)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 148

Titles:
Undaunted Mary, or The banks of sweet Dundee
Undaunted Mary, or, The banks of sweet Dundee
The ploughboy on the banks of [D]undee
The banks of sweet Dundee
The ploughboy on the banks of Dundee
Undaunted Mary, or the Banks of sweet Dundee
Undaunted Mary, on the banks of sweet Dundee
Banks of sweet Dundee
Undaunted Mary; or, The banks of sweet Dundee
Undaunted Mary, or, the banks of sweet Dundee

First Lines:
It it [sic] of a farmer's daughter, so beautiful I'm told
It is of a farmer's daughter, so beautiful I'm told
'Tis of a farmer's daughter, so beautiful I am told
Its of a farmer's daughter, so beautiful I'm told
It's of a lovely damsel most beautiful I'm told
I'ts [sic] of a farmer's daughter, so beautiful I'm told
It's of a farmers' daughter so beautifull I'm told
It's of a farmer's daughter
It's of a farmer's daughter, so beautiful I'm told
It's of a lovely damsel most beautiful I'm old [sic]

Subjects:
Scotland

Themes:
Murder
Naval battles
Naval
Inheritance
Press-gangs
Heiresses
Social status
Courtship - difference in social status
Lovers parted

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