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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4870

Titles:
An honest mans delight: or Knavery made known

First Lines:
I have been a travellor thirty three years

Subjects:
Cromwell, Oliver, 1599-1658

Themes:
Cheating
Lawyers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13370

Titles:
The comical wager

First Lines:
A lawyer in Devonshire marry'd a wife

Themes:
Lawyers
Adultery

Edition - Bod900

Imprint Names:  Burton, R.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1641 and 1674

Imprint: London, Printed for R. Burton at the Horse-shooe in West Smith-field


Ballad - Roud Number: V4870

Title: An honest mans delight: or Knavery made known

First Line: I have been a travellor thirty three years

Tune: I'le hold thee five shillings

Authors:  Jordan, Thomas, 1612-1685

References:

ESTC: R179163

Subjects:  Cromwell, Oliver, 1599-1658

Themes:  LawyersCheating

Wood E 25(50)

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Edition - Bod23595

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V13370

Title: The comical wager

First Line: A lawyer in Devonshire marry'd a wife

Tune: Seven long years have I been wed

References:

ESTC: R232952

Themes:  AdulteryLawyers

Douce Ballads 1(36b)

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Harding B 39(2)

Notes:  Harding B 39(2) is a photocopy of Douce Ballads 1(36b).


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3207

Titles:
L, A, W, Law
Law -- a new song
Law -- law
L. A. W. - law
Law, a new song

First Lines:
Come list to me for a minute
Come listen to me for a minute

Themes:
Lawyers
Courts and law

Edition - Bod6750

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Jennings, No. 15, Water Lane, Fleet Street, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V1891

Title: Lawyer Flam, his wife, and Flam's ghost

First Line: Old Flam was a lawyer so grim

Themes:  Marriage - age differenceLawyers

Firth b.25(471)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(1090)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod7310

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts printer, toy and marble warehouse, 6 Great st. andrew street seven dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3207

Title: L. A. W. - law

First Line: Come list to me for a minute

Themes:  Courts and lawLawyers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 956

Title: The spotted cow

First Line: One morning in the month of May

Firth b.26(83)

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Edition - Bod9912

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: The crafty lover; or The lawyer-out-witted

First Line: Of a rich counsellor I write

Tune: I'll love thee more and more

References:

ESTC: T34370

Themes:  LawyersHeiressesLove, pleasant

Firth c.18(5)

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Harding B 4(52)

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Harding B 23(29)

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Johnson Ballads 2426

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Johnson Ballads 2427

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Johnson Ballads 2428

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Johnson Ballads 2429

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Vet. A5 a.15(39)

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Edition - Bod17358

Imprint Names:  Stewart, B.

Imprint Locations:  Carlisle

Imprint: Stewart, Printer, Botchergate, Carlisle

Notes:  Harding B 11(1957) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 612


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15022

Title: Jwohnny Pearith, the foundlin

First Line: Sec wark sly \"Stweed\" the foundlin's meade

Tune: Yankee Doodle

Subjects:  Cumbria (England)

Themes:  EducationLawyers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V351

Title: The convict's child!

First Line: The convict ship lay near the beach

Themes:  Transported convict

Firth b.26(402)

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Edition - Bod24060

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

Title: The crafty lover; or, The lawyer outwitted

First Line: Of a rich counsellor I write

Tune: I'll love thee more and more

References:

ESTC: N70803

Themes:  WealthElopementLawyers

Douce Ballads 3(14a)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1891

Titles:
Lawyer Flam, his wife, and Flam's ghost

First Lines:
Old Flam was a lawyer so grim

Themes:
Marriage - age difference
Ghosts
Lawyers

Edition - Bod11253

Imprint Names:  Batchelar, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1817 and 1828

Imprint: London: Printed and sold by T. Batchelar, 115, Long Alley, Moorfields


Ballad - Roud Number: V9989

Title: The Berkshire lady, in four parts

First Line: Batchelors of ev'ry station

Themes:  LawyersHeiressesWoman in disguise

Harding B 1(49)

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Edition - Bod11255

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

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

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 346 is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: V9989

Title: The Berkshire lady. In four parts

First Line: Batchelors of ev'ry station

Themes:  LawyersHeiressesWoman in disguise

Harding B 1(52)

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Johnson Ballads 347

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Edition - Bod11257

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Evans, No. 41, Long-lane


Ballad - Roud Number: V9989

Title: The Berkshire lady, in four parts

First Line: Batchelors of every station

References:

ESTC: T200944

Themes:  LawyersHeiressesWoman in disguise

Harding B 1(51)

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Edition - Bod11259

Imprint Names:  Evans, J. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1790

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Evans & Co. 42, Long-lane, Smithfield


Ballad - Roud Number: V9989

Title: The Berkshire lady, in four parts

First Line: Batchelors of e'ery station

References:

ESTC: N71522

Themes:  LawyersHeiressesWoman in disguise

Harding B 1(53)

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Edition - Bod11260

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V9989

Title: The Berkshire lady. In four parts

First Line: Batchelors of every station

Themes:  LawyersHeiressesWoman in disguise

Harding B 1(54)

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Harding B 1(54a)

Edition - Bod13277

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V9989

Title: The Berkshire lady, in four parts

First Line: Batchelors of every station

Themes:  LawyersHeiressesWoman in disguise

Harding B 1(48)

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Edition - Bod9864

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Printed by J. Evans, Long-Lane


Ballad - Roud Number: V9989

Title: The Berkshire lady, in four parts

First Line: Batchelors of ev'ry station

Themes:  LawyersHeiressesWoman in disguise

Harding B 1(50)

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Edition - Bod16419

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Sold at No. 42, Long Lane


Ballad - Roud Number: V9989

Title: The Berkshire lady. In four parts

First Line: Batchelors of e'ery station

References:

ESTC: N70792

Themes:  LawyersHeiressesWoman in disguise

Douce Ballads 3(2a)

Notes:  A MS note inserted in Douce Ballads 3 refers to an account of this ballad in the Gent. Mag. 1827, p. 290


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Harding B 1(47)

Notes:  A MS note inserted in Douce Ballads 3 refers to an account of this ballad in the Gent. Mag. 1827, p. 290


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Edition - Bod22453

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed at J. Pitts, Toy Warehouse, 6, Great st. Andrew street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V9989

Title: The Berkshire lady. In four parts

First Line: Batchelors of every station

Themes:  LawyersHeiressesWoman in disguise

Douce Ballads 4(23)

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Edition - Bod22725

Imprint Names:  Evans, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1813

Imprint: Printed and Sold by T. Evans, 79, Lone [sic]-Lane, West Smithfield


Ballad - Roud Number: V9989

Title: The Berkshire lady. In four parts

First Line: Batchelors of every station

References:

ESTC: T205898

Themes:  LawyersHeiressesWomen in disguise

Douce Ballads 4(22)

Notes:  With MS annotations


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8039

Titles:
The king and a poor Northern-man
The king and a poor Northern man
The king and the northern man

First Lines:
To drive away the weary day

Subjects:
Northumberland (England)

Themes:
Letter-writing
Lawyers
Books and reading
Court and courtiers
King and subjects

Edition - Bod24141

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V8039

Title: The king and the northern man

First Line: To drive away the weary day

Tune: The slut

Authors:  Parker, Martin, d. 1656

References:

ESTC: N70836

Themes:  Books and readingLawyersCourt and courtiersLetter-writingKing and subjects

Douce Ballads 3(50a)

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