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Edition - Bod21820

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

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  between 1858 and 1861

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, ... Oldham Road, Manchester, sold by J. Beaumont, 176, York Street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 396


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 901

Title: Lost lady found

First Line: Down in a valley a damsel did dwell

Themes:  GipsiesKidnapping

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V34885

Title: Bonny Jean

First Line: The summer's morn was brightly glowing

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13802

Title: Old oak table

First Line: I had knocked out the dust from my pipe 'tother night

2806 c.16(128)

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Harding B 11(2825)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1705

Titles:
The farmer's boy
The lost child. Answer to The stolen child
Answer to the stolen child
Answer to the stolen child!

First Lines:
Indeed my simple tale is true
Oh, weep, not so lady, thy tears are fasr [sic] streaming
Oh, weep not, so lady thy tears are fast streaming
Oh, weep not so lady, thy tears are fast streaming

Themes:
Kidnapping
Gipsies
Farmers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 901

Titles:
The lost lady found
Lost lady found
The gypsies; or, The lost lady found

First Lines:
It was down in a valley a young damsel did dwell
It was down in yonder valley a young lady did dwell
Down in a valley a damsel did dwell
'Twas down in a valley, a young damsel did dwell
It was down in a valley a young farmer did dwell
It was down in the valley where violets do grow
It was down in yon valley a damsel did dwell

Subjects:
Dublin (Ireland)

Themes:
Abduction
Kidnapping
Lovers reunited
Gipsies

Edition - Bod11232

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts, Great St. Andrew-street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V9999

Title: The Dorsetshire garland, or, The beggar's wedding

First Line: All you that delight in a jest that is true

Themes:  Cruel fatherKidnappingSocial criticism

Harding B 1(21)

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Johnson Ballads 802

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Johnson Ballads 803

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Edition - Bod10284

Imprint Names:  Turner, J.

Imprint Locations:  Coventry

Date  between 1797 and 1846

Imprint: Turner, Printer, Coventry


Ballad - Roud Number: V9999

Title: The Dorsetshire garland: or, The beggar's wedding

First Line: All you that delight in a jest that is true

Themes:  Cruel fatherKidnappingSocial criticism

Harding B 1(20)

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Harding B 23(8)

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Edition - Bod8638

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by Jennings, 13, Water-lane, Fleet-street, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V9999

Title: The Dorsetshire garland, or, Beggar's wedding

First Line: All you that delight in a jest that is true

Themes:  Cruel fatherKidnappingSocial criticism

Harding B 1(22)

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Edition - Bod14074

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmoth [sic] Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1705

Title: Answer to the stolen child

First Line: Oh, weep, not so lady, thy tears are fasr [sic] streaming

Themes:  GipsiesKidnapping

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 15431

Title: Carry me back to ole Virginny shore

First Line: Oh, if I wss [sic] only young again

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsyVirginia

Harding B 11(89)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 4454

Titles:
Poor Mary Blane
Mary Blane

First Lines:
I once did lub a pretty gal
I once did lub a pretty gal -- I lub'd her as my life
I ouce [sic] did love a pretty gal
I once did lub a pretty girl
[I] once did love a pretty gal

Themes:
Blackface minstrelsy
Race relations
Kidnapping
Louisiana

Edition - Bod7374

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 11


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15033

Title: I'm afloat, I'm afloat

First Line: I'm afloat, I'm afloat, on the fierce rolling tide

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

Themes:  Piracy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7672

Title: Who's dat knocking at de door

First Line: Ib just come down on a little bit ob spree

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 4454

Title: Mary Blane

First Line: I once did lub a pretty gal -- I lub'd her as my life

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsyKidnapping

Firth b.26(502)

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Harding B 11(1712)

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Johnson Ballads 1608

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Johnson d.1773(p. 121v)

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Edition - Bod24074

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Sold in Bow-Church-Yard, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V9999

Title: The Dorsetshire garland: in three parts

First Line: All you that delight in a jest that is true

References:

ESTC: N70808

Themes:  MerchantsCourtship - difference in social statusKidnapping

Douce Ballads 3(21a)

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Edition - Bod6903

Imprint Names:  Brander

Imprint Locations:  Elgin

Imprint: Brander, Printer, Elgin


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4454

Title: Mary Blane

First Line: I once did lub a pretty gal

Notes:  See Harding B 11(79), \"Answer to Nelly Gray,\" for a similar story

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsyKidnappingRace relationsLouisiana

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3803

Title: Queer folk o' the shaws

First Line: I thought one day unto mysel' that I wad gang and see a race

Themes:  Horse-racing

Firth b.25(65)

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Edition - Bod12611

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 23133

Title: Bewildered maid, or, Slow broke the light

First Line: Slow broke the light, and sweet breathed the morn

Themes:  Soldiers - death in battle

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 266

Title: The banks of Cludy [sic]

First Line: T'was one summer's morning, all in the month of May

Subjects:  SpainTroy

Themes:  SoldiersLovers reunited

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 901

Title: Lost lady found

First Line: 'Twas down in a valley, a young damsel did dwell

Subjects:  Dublin (Ireland)

Themes:  GipsiesKidnapping

Harding B 11(266)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9999

Titles:
The Dorsetshire garland: in three parts
The Dorsetshire garland, or, Beggar's wedding
The Dorsetshire garland, or, The beggar's wedding
The Dorsetshire garland; or, The beggars wedding
The Dorsetshire garland: or, The beggar's wedding

First Lines:
All you that delight in a jest that is true

Themes:
Merchants
Kidnapping
Social criticism
Beggars
Courtship - difference in social status
Cruel father

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