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Edition - Bod1693

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer, Toy and Marble warehouse 6 Saint Andrew st 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V2972

Title: William's return to his Mary

First Line: It was one summer morning just by the break of day

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Firth c.12(180)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(309d)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5645

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed for and sold by J. Pitts, 14, Great Saint Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V2837

Title: Fair Sally: or The bonny seaman

First Line: Fair Sally lov'd a bonny seaman

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Firth c.12(177)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth c.13(139)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(604)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod6164

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed at J. Pitts Wholesale toy Warehouse 6 Great st Andrew street 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V8251

Title: The constant Valentine

First Line: On Valentine's morn as Sally fair in her chamber sat alone

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Firth c.12(176)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth c.13(18)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(58b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod7384

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 24


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3706

Title: The moon is on the water

First Line: When the moon is on the water

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 515

Title: Donald's return to Glencoe

First Line: As I was a walking one evening of late

Subjects:  Scotland

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Firth b.26(513)

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Harding B 11(2486)

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Johnson Ballads 1639

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Johnson Ballads 1640

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Johnson Ballads 1641

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Johnson d.1773(p. 147v)

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Edition - Bod8191

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer, 6, Great st Andrew street Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V7365

Title: Polly dear now I must leave you

First Line: Polly dear now I must leave you

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Firth c.12(192)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(1514)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17120

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Evans, Printer, Long-lane, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V33577

Title: The starling

First Line: A starling in a cage confin'd

Subjects:  India

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Harding B 25(1839)

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Edition - Bod17245

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Evans, Printer, Long-lane, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 264

Title: The sailor's return

First Line: As a fair maid walked in a garden

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Harding B 25(1713)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20414

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

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


Ballad - Roud Number: 264

Title: The sailor's return

First Line: Its in the groves I chanced to walk

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Firth c.12(189)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 17(271a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5116

Imprint Names:  Walker, G., jun.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1834 and 1886

Imprint: G. Walker, Jun., Printer, Durham

Notes:  Firth b.27(533) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 124


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V123

Title: Allen and Sally

First Line: 'Twas in the evening of a wintry day

Themes:  Lovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V19617

Title: The mon at mester Grundy's

First Line: Good law, how things are alter'd now

Themes:  Social status

2806 c.16(33)

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Harding B 11(36)

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Edition - Bod6644

Imprint Names:  Gilbert, John

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and sold by John Gilbert, Royal Arcad[e] Newcastle-on- Tyne

Series Identifier: 139


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2661

Title: The Irish emigrant

First Line: I'm resting on the style [sic], Mary

Authors:  Dufferin and Clandeboye, Helen Selina Sheridan, Baroness, 1807-1867

Notes:  Rectius I'm sitting ... q.v

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1102

Title: My own granny dear

First Line: Cri'd William when just come from sea

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Firth b.25(303)

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Harding B 11(1775)

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Edition - Bod6993

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: William Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1448

Title: Pretty Caroline

First Line: One morning in the month of May, how sweetly shone the sun

Themes:  Lovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5366

Title: Hookey Walker

First Line: Forty years back this body was born

Notes:  With prose introduction

Themes:  Education

Firth b.26(129)

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Harding B 11(3150)

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Edition - Bod2103

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer wholesale Toy and Marble wareho[use,] 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V14003

Title: My own blue bell

First Line: My own blue bell!

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13755

Title: Alice Gray

First Line: She's all my fancy painted her

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 348

Title: Little Mary the sailor's bride

First Line: As William and Mary stray'd by the sea side

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

Harding B 11(2577)

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Edition - Bod11216

Imprint Names:  Marshall, J.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  between 1810 and 1831

Imprint: Marshall, Printer, Newcastle


Ballad - Roud Number: V4972

Title: The constant shepherd. A new song

First Line: O shepherd, the weather is misty and changing

Themes:  Lovers reunitedTransvestism

Harding B 25(410)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11549

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4632

Title: Firm as oak, and free from care

First Line: Oh! firm as oak, and free from care

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V265

Title: Blue ey'd stranger

First Line: One night the north wind did blow

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V266

Title: Answer to the Blue ey'd stranger

First Line: It was in the pleasant month of May

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Harding B 11(1209A)

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Harding B 11(1209B)

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Edition - Bod11755

Imprint Names:  Cadman, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1855

Imprint: Cadman, Printer, Manchester

Series Identifier: 233


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 901

Title: The gypsies; or, The lost lady found

First Line: It was down in yon valley a damsel did dwell

Themes:  Lovers reunitedAbduction

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1390

Title: Marco & Pedro, or, the Affrighted farmer

First Line: As Marco and Pedro were trudging along

Harding B 11(1445)

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Edition - Bod12870

Imprint Names:  Hillatt and Martin

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 452 is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 21420

Title: Pleasures of matrimony

First Line: Seven long years I've been a good wife

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 265

Title: Fair Phoebe and her dark-eyed sailor

First Line: It's of a comely young lady fair

Themes:  Lovers reunited

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1303

Title: Bold Robin Hood

First Line: Bold Robin Hood was a forrester good

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Harding B 11(3030)

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Edition - Bod13407

Imprint Names:  Cadman, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1855

Imprint: Cadman, Printer, 152, Gt. Ancoats, Manchester

Series Identifier: 24


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 299

Title: Bold poacher, or my delight on a shiny night

First Line: When I was bound 'prentice in fair Lincolnshire

Themes:  Poaching

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 264

Title: The sailor's return

First Line: As a fair maid walked in a garden

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Harding B 11(383)

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Edition - Bod13500

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.Marshall, W.Batchelar, T.BennettPierce

Imprint Locations:  LondonBristolLondonBrightonSouthborough

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2 Monmouth Court, 7 Dials ... Sold by W. Marshall, Bristol; also by T. Batchelar, 14, Hackney Road Crescent. sold by Bennett, Brighton, and Pierce, Southborough


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 378

Title: The bonny blue handkerchief

First Line: As early one morning I chanced for to stray

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 9260

Title: The bonny blue jacket

First Line: As early one morning I chanc'd for to roam

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

Harding B 11(400)

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Edition - Bod7165

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by Jennings, 15, Water-lane, Fleet-street, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V2968

Title: Jemmy's return from the roaring main. A new song

First Line: Oh! cruel pressgang my truelove to press

Themes:  Lovers reunitedPress-gangs

Harding B 25(963)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8671

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2 & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13246

Title: How, when, and where

First Line: Oh, tell me when & tell me where

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1204

Title: Fair Betsy of Deptford, and her young sailor bold

First Line: Come all you pretty fair maids of every degree

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

Firth c.13(260)

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Harding B 11(1593)

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Edition - Bod14110

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

Imprint: [...] and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials; and 35, Hanover Street, Portsea


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 515

Title: Donald's return to Glencoe

First Line: As I was walking one evening of late

Themes:  SoldiersLovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1991

Title: Sweet Jane of Tyrone

First Line: My father oft told me he would not control me

Themes:  Weavers

Harding B 11(932)

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Edition - Bod5823

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.Marshall, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBristol

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials. Sold by W. Marshall, Bristol


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1794

Title: Jack Robinson

First Line: The perils and dangers of the voyage past

Subjects:  Portsmouth (England)

Themes:  TavernsSailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 266

Title: The banks of Claudy

First Line: It was on a summer's morning all in the month of May

Themes:  SoldiersLovers reunited

Harding B 11(1847)

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Edition - Bod11285

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, Church Street, Preston

Series Identifier: 88


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 5649

Title: Answer to Undaunted Mary; or The banks of sweet Dundee

First Line: Young William was a ploughboy, the truth I will unfold

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

Harding B 11(1429)

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Edition - Bod12313

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7338

Title: Mrs. Johnson

First Line: Oh, I have got a charming bride

Tune: Dicky Johnson

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7560

Title: The constant pair; or, The pretty 'prentice boy

First Line: Come all you pretty maidens, and a story I'll tell

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)Indies

Themes:  Lovers reunitedTransvestismWomen sailors

Harding B 11(2449)

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Edition - Bod13990

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: V13326

Title: The doting old man

First Line: You girls so pretty, of country and city

Themes:  MarriageAge

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 604

Title: The welcome sailor

First Line: As I walked out one night, it being dark all over

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

Harding B 11(949)

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