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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 248

Titles:
A merry ballad; being a dialogue between king Edward the fourth, and the tanner of Tamworth
A pleasant new ballad of King Edward the fourth: and a tanner of Tamworth as he rode a hunting with his nobles towards Drayton Bassett
A pleasant new ballad of King Edward the fourth, and a tanner of Tamworth

First Lines:
In summer time when leaves grow green

Subjects:
Edward IV, King of England, 1442-1483

Themes:
King and subjects

Edition - Bod4877

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  2806 c.13(174) is another issue.

Series Identifier: 854


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2676

Title: The sailor's grave

First Line: Our bark was far, far from land

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 503

Title: The king and the miller of the Dee

First Line: There dwelt a miller hale and bold

Authors:  Bickerstaffe, Isaac, 1735-1812

Themes:  King and subjects

Harding B 11(3383)

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Edition - Bod1831

Imprint Names:  Hose, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1666]

Imprint: Printed for John Hose, over-against Staples-Inn in Holburn, neer Grays-Inn-lane


Ballad - Roud Number: V32657

Title: Londons praise, or, The glory of the city

First Line: Of all the songs that e're was penn'd

Tune: London is a brave town

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  King and subjects

4o Rawl. 566(140)

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Edition - Bod609

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

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1658 and 1664

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles. T. Vere, W, Gilbertson


Ballad - Roud Number: V1474

Title: A pleasant new ballad of the Miller of Mansfield in Sherwood, and K. Henry the second, and how he was lodged at the Millers house, and of their pleasant communication

First Line: Henry our royall king would ride a hunting

Tune: The French Lavalto

References:

ESTC: R187089

Subjects:  Henry II, King of England, 1133-1189

Themes:  King and subjects

Wood 401(5)

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Edition - Bod699

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

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1658 and 1664

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, and W. Gilbertson


Ballad - Roud Number: 248

Title: A pleasant new ballad of King Edward the fourth: and a tanner of Tamworth as he rode a hunting with his nobles towards Drayton Bassett

First Line: In summer time when leaves grow green

References:

ESTC: R235010

Subjects:  Edward IV, King of England, 1442-1483

Themes:  King and subjects

Wood 401(43)

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Edition - Bod2405

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer & Publisher 177 Union Street, Boro'. S.E.

Notes:  Firth b.28(30b) is another impression Firth b.26(336) is another edition. Firth b.26(336) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 8


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13822

Title: The tempest of the heart

First Line: All is hushed save night winds stealing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 503

Title: The king and the miller of the Dee

First Line: There dwelt a miller hale and bold

Authors:  Bickerstaffe, Isaac, 1735-1812

Themes:  King and subjects

Harding B 11(3757)

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Edition - Bod2406

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer & Publisher, 177 (late 123), Union Street, Boro' S.E. and at 83, White Cross-street, City

Notes:  Harding B 11(3757) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 8


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13822

Title: The tempest of the heart

First Line: All is hushed, save night winds stealing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 503

Title: The king & the miller of the Dee

First Line: There dwelt a miller hale and bold

Authors:  Bickerstaffe, Isaac, 1735-1812

Themes:  King and subjects

Firth b.26(336)

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Edition - Bod2930

Imprint Names:  Taylor, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1859 and 1899

Imprint: London: Published at Taylor's Song Mart, 93, Brick Lane, near the Railway Arch


Ballad - Roud Number: 503

Title: Miller of the river Dee

First Line: There dwelt a miller, hale and bold

Authors:  Bickerstaffe, Isaac, 1735-1812

Themes:  King and subjects

Harding B 15(200a)

Notes:  The illustration and the text are separately printed items. Slip


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Edition - Bod12226

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1623 and 1661

Imprint: London, Printed for Grove on Snow-hill

Notes:  References: STC 19249.5. Wood 402(45, 46) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V8039

Title: The king and a poor Northern man

First Line: To drive away the weary day

Tune: The slut

Authors:  Parker, Martin, d. 1656

References:

ESTC: S126426

Subjects:  Northumberland (England)

Themes:  King and subjects

Wood 401(49)

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Edition - Bod14740

Imprint Names:  Taylor, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1859 and 1899

Imprint: Taylor, Printer, Brick Lane, Bethnal Green


Ballad - Roud Number: 503

Title: The miller of the Dee

First Line: There dwelt a miller, hale and bold

Authors:  Bickerstaffe, Isaac, 1735-1812

Themes:  King and subjects

Harding B 15(199b)

Notes:  The illustration and the text are separately printed items. Slip


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Edition - Bod23213

Imprint Names:  Tyus, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1660]

Imprint: London, Printed for Charles Tyus on London-Bridge


Ballad

Title: The poor man, the merchant, and the king; or, The king's brother, his wise sentence for the poor man

First Line: It was my chance as I did walk

Tune: King and poor Northern man

References:

ESTC: R181937

Themes:  MerchantsKing and subjects

Wood 401(51)

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Edition - Bod24080

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: London: Printed by William and Cluer Dicey, in Bow-Church- Yard; and Sold at their Warehouse in Northampton


Ballad - Roud Number: 248

Title: A merry ballad; being a dialogue between king Edward the fourth, and the tanner of Tamworth

First Line: In summer time when leaves grow green

References:

ESTC: N70813

Subjects:  Edward IV, King of England, 1442-1483

Themes:  King and subjects

Douce Ballads 3(24a)

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Edition - Bod24137

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: V1474

Title: A pleasant ballad of king Henry II and the miller of Mansfield

First Line: Henry our royal king would ride a hunting

References:

ESTC: T206323

Subjects:  Henry II, King of England, 1133-1189

Themes:  King and subjects

Douce Ballads 3(49b)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 503

Titles:
Miller of the river Dee
The king, and the miller of the Dee
The king and the miller of the Dee
The miller of the Dee
The king & the miller of the Dee
The king and miller of the Dee
Miller of the Dee
Their [sic] was a jolly miller

First Lines:
There dwelt a miller hale and bold
There dwelt a miller, hale and bold
There dwelt a miller both hale and bold
There was a jolly miller once

Themes:
Social status
King and subjects

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13888

Titles:
The shepherd and the king, and of Gillian the shepherds wife
[The shepherd and the king, and of Gillian the shepherds wife]

First Lines:
In elder time there as of yore
An [sic] elder time there was of yore

Themes:
Disguise
Duelling
King and subjects

Edition - Bod22920

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1624 and 1680

Imprint: London, Printed for F. Coles, in the Old Baily

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(1b) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V13888

Title: The shepherd and the king, and of Gillian the shepherds wife

First Line: An [sic] elder time there was of yore

Tune: Flying fame

References:

ESTC: R234857

Themes:  DisguiseKing and subjectsDuelling

Wood 401(1)

Notes:  MS note on reverse: vide Malmsburiens. de Reg. Angl. lib. 2 - fol. 23. see ye 2d part of R. Parsons his conversions cap. 6. p. 418-419. [i.e. William of Malmesbury, Chronicle of the kings of England, and Persons, Robert, A treatise of three conversions of England ... (1603)].


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 8946

Titles:
King James and the tinker

First Lines:
And now to be brief, let's pass over the rest

Subjects:
James I, King of England, 1566-1625

Themes:
Tinkers
King and subjects
Court and courtiers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7973

Titles:
George he is the mildest king, or, a New touch on the times

First Lines:
George he is the mildest king

Themes:
Religious controversy
King and subjects
Luxury
Fashions

Edition - Bod729

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1623 and 1661

Imprint: London, Printed for Francis Grove on Sow-hill [sic]


Ballad

Title: Iohn Arm-strongs last good night

First Line: Is there never a man in all Scotland

Tune: Fare you well guilt Knock-hall

Authors:  R., T. ([?Robins, T.])

References:

ESTC: R182337

Subjects:  Edinburgh (Scotland)Armstrong, John, d. 1528

Themes:  MilitaryLetter-writingKing and subjects

Wood 401(93)

Notes:  Wood 401(93); MS. notes on reverse, by Anthony Wood, identifying the protagonist as an historical figure, Will Armstrong or Will of Kinmouth


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Wood 402(59, 60)

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Edition - Bod16204

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 8946

Title: King James and the tinker

First Line: And now to be brief, let's pass over the rest

References:

ESTC: N70905

Subjects:  James I, King of England, 1566-1625

Themes:  Court and courtiersKing and subjects

Douce Ballads 3(126b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod18250

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2090

Title: Improbability, or An answer to the question

First Line: As I was a walking in a grove

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7973

Title: George he is the mildest king, or, a New touch on the times

First Line: George he is the mildest king

Themes:  FashionsKing and subjectsReligious controversyLuxury

Harding B 28(283)

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Edition - Bod24054

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 8946

Title: King James and the tinker

First Line: And now to be brief, let's pass over the rest

References:

ESTC: T201342

Subjects:  James I, King of England, 1566-1625

Themes:  Court and courtiersKing and subjects

Douce Ballads 3(136a)

Notes:  Slip


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 18844

Titles:
The king and the west countryman
King and the countryman
King and west countryman!
The king and countryman
King and countryman
The king and countrynan [sic]
The King and Countryman
The king & countryman

First Lines:
There was an old chap in the West country
There was an old chap in the west country
There was an old chap [i]n the west country

Subjects:
George III, King of Great Britain, 1738-1820

Themes:
King and subjects
Courts and law
Land use
Rural society

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1474

Titles:
A pleasant ballad of king Henry II and the miller of Mansfield
A pleasant new ballad of the Miller of Mansfield in Sherwood, and K. Henry the second, and how he was lodged at the Millers house, and of their pleasant communication
A pleasant ballad of King Henry the second, and the miller of Mansfield
A pleasant ballad of king Henry ii. and the miller of Mansfield
A new song. Sung in the play of the king and the miller, of Mansfield

First Lines:
Henry our royal king would ride a hunting
Henry our royall king would ride a hunting
How happy a state does the miller possess
Henry our royal king would ride a-hunting

Subjects:
Henry II, King of England, 1133-1189

Themes:
Politics and government - 18th century
King and subjects

Edition - Bod13272

Imprint Names:  Forth, W.

Imprint Locations:  Bridlington

Imprint: Forth, Printer, Bridlington

Series Identifier: 158


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 19

Title: Squire and thrasher

First Line: A nobleman lived in a village of late

Themes:  Agricultural laborersRural society

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 18844

Title: The king and the west countryman

First Line: There was an old chap in the west country

Subjects:  George III, King of Great Britain, 1738-1820

Themes:  Rural societyKing and subjects

Harding B 11(3638)

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