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Edition - Bod1854

Imprint Names:  Thackeray, W.Whitwood, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1666 and 1679

Imprint: London, Printed for W. Thacery [sic], and W. Whitwood


Ballad

Title: A merry and pleasant discourse betwixt Simple-wit, the tennant, and Mr. Money-love, the landlord

First Line: Tennant. When I do call to mind my former life

Tune: I am in love, and cannot tell with whom

Themes:  FarmersLandlords

4o Rawl. 566(146)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1477

Titles:
Crafty miller, and the mistaken bachelor
The crafty miller; or, Mistaken batchelor
The landlord outwitted, or The crafty miller and his she- ass

First Lines:
You gallants of England, I pray now draw near
Good people attent I pray draw near
Good people attend I pray you draw near

Themes:
Landlords
Deception
Cuckoldry

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3488

Titles:
Do the best you can

First Lines:
Now, some have got the blues

Themes:
Landlords
Poverty
Disease

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1164

Titles:
The miller taken in

First Lines:
Good people attend I pray

Themes:
Landlords
Adultery
Rural society

Edition - Bod178

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: V1164

Title: The miller taken in

First Line: Good people attend I pray

Themes:  AdulteryRural societyLandlords

Johnson Ballads 912

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11576

Imprint Names:  King, T.Green, G.

Imprint Locations:  BirminghamLondon

Date  c.1845

Imprint: Printed by T. King, Birmingham and sold by G. Green, at his Music stall, near the Turnpike, City road, and at Featherstone st., City road


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V29836

Title: The follies of a night

First Line: When I was twenty-three

Tune: Doll at the fair

Themes:  Voyeurism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3488

Title: Do the best you can

First Line: Now, some have got the blues

Themes:  PovertyLandlordsDisease

Harding B 11(1239)

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Edition - Bod24022

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and Sold at the Printing-Office in Bow-Chuch- [sic] Yard, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V1477

Title: The crafty miller; or, Mistaken batchelor

First Line: You gallants of England, I pray now draw near

References:

ESTC: T195299

Themes:  CuckoldryDeceptionLandlords

Douce Ballads 3(13b)

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Harding B 6(50)

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Edition - Bod11748

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15522

Title: The Grimsby fisherman

First Line: I'm a rarem tarem fisherman, that sail from Grimsby town

Subjects:  Grimsby (England)Dogger BankCleethorpes (England)

Themes:  IrishFishermenAfricans

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15174

Title: The landlord's song

First Line: I sit like a king in my lordly tower, and all that I see is mine

Themes:  FarmersLandlords

Harding B 11(1436)

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Edition - Bod13829

Imprint Names:  Hoggett, T.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1816 and 1843

Imprint: T. Hoggett, Printer, Durham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13841

Title: A new song. The choice of a wife

First Line: A bachelor leads an easy life

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6535

Title: New song. The farmers downfall

First Line: You broken down farmers give ear to my song

Themes:  FarmersHuntingPricesLandlords

Harding B 11(599)

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Edition - Bod102

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: H. Paul, Printer, 22, Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1177

Title: Young William

First Line: Young William for honour & fame went to sea

Authors:  Hughes, J.

Themes:  SailorsLandlordsTheftMurderDisguise

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15903

Title: The seaman's life

First Line: A seaman's life, is a life I love

Themes:  Sailors

Johnson Ballads 709

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Edition - Bod977

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Notes:  See Firth b.26(18) for imprint.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6544

Title: The farmer's son

First Line: Good people give attention while I sing in praise

Themes:  Agricultural laborersEconomy and tradeLandlords

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5486

Title: The brave grenadier

First Line: A gaurdsman [sic] of courage and beauty

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 11(1164)

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Edition - Bod11511

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson and Son, (late J. Russell,) Printer, 23, Moor street, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6544

Title: The farmer's son

First Line: Good people give attention while I do sing in praise

Themes:  Agricultural laborersEconomy and tradeLandlords

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4994

Title: I'll not beguile thee from thy home

First Line: I'll nor [sic] beguile thee from thy home

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V15651

Title: Woman

First Line: Shall I wasting in dispair [sic]

Authors:  Wither, G.

Performers:  Phillips, Henry, 1801-1876

Themes:  Women

Harding B 11(1165)

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Edition - Bod16514

Imprint Names:  Harrod and Turner

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Imprint: Printed by Harrod and Turner


Ballad - Roud Number: V14851

Title: Mary le More

First Line: Oh! S---s of B---n, your merciless doings

Themes:  Irish landlord vs. tenantEvictions - Ireland

Harding B 22(166)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6535

Titles:
The farmer's downfall
New song. The farmers downfall
A new song, called The farmers' downfall

First Lines:
You broken down farmer's, give ear to my song
You broken down farmers give ear to my song

Themes:
Landlords
Hunting
Farmers
Corn laws
Prices
Trade depression

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6544

Titles:
The farmer's son

First Lines:
Good people give attention, while I do sing to praise
Good people give attention while I do sing in praise
Good people give attention while I sing in praise

Themes:
Landlords
Farmers
Corn laws
Economy and trade - 19th century
Economy and trade
Agricultural laborers

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