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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)

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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 - Bod8208

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High-street, St. Giles

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of three ballads. See Firth b.25(142)


Ballad - Roud Number: 265

Title: Fair Phoebe and her dark ey'd sailor

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

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Firth c.12(190)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 15(98b)

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 - Bod5617

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: H.P. Such, Machine and General Printer, 177, Union Street, Borough, S.E.

Series Identifier: 2


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13802

Title: The old oak table

First Line: I had knocked out the dust from my pipe t'other night

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 265

Title: Fair Phoebe, and her dark-ey'd sailor

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

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

Firth b.26(324)

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Harding B 11(2823)

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Harding B 11(2824)

Notes:  Harding B 11(2824) is printed on green paper.


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Johnson Ballads 1185

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1185 is printed on green paper.


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Edition - Bod6612

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: Printed at the \"Catnach Press\" by W. Fortey, (late A. Ryle) Monmouth court, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 581

Title: Sweet Jenny of the Moor

First Line: One morn, for recreation, as I strayed by the sea-side

Themes:  Lovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15071

Title: The muleteer

First Line: I am a simple muleteer

Themes:  Muleteers

Firth b.25(286)

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Harding B 11(3716)

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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 - Bod7153

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

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

Series Identifier: 146


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 23358

Title: The blind boy

First Line: The blind boy's been at play, mother

Themes:  Blindness

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:  SailorsLovers reunited

Firth b.26(281)

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Harding B 11(326)

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Johnson Ballads 1162

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Edition - Bod10393

Imprint Names:  Forth, J.

Imprint Locations:  Pocklington

Imprint: J. Forth, Printer, Pocklington

Series Identifier: 71


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 142

Title: Nancy the bailiff's daughter

First Line: I am a youth, a well-beloved youth

Subjects:  Islington (England)

Themes:  Social statusLovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 6125

Title: Rory O'More

First Line: Young Rory O'More courted Kathleen Bawn

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

Subjects:  Ireland

Firth c.21(25)

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Harding B 11(2596)

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Edition - Bod8229

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 12657

Title: Lover's complaint

First Line: Abroad as I was walking for my recreation

Themes:  WarLovers reunited

Firth c.12(209)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth c.14(211)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(1171)

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 - Bod9872

Imprint Names:  Keys, E.

Imprint Locations:  Devonport

Imprint: E. Keys, Printer, No. 7, James-street, Devonport


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1061

Title: The farmer's son

First Line: Come all you pretty maidens fair, attend unto my song

Themes:  Lovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3717

Title: There's nae luck about the house

First Line: And are ye sure the news is true

Authors:  Mickle, William Julius, 1735-1788

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.18(276)

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Harding B 11(1163)

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Edition - Bod3113

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer, wholesale toy and marble warehouse, 6 Great saint Andrew st. 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V5100

Title: Portsmouth harbour

First Line: Our ship in Portsmouth harbour

Subjects:  Portsmouth (England)

Themes:  MerchantsSailorsSocial statusLovers reunited

Firth c.12(378)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth c.13(202)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(210b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod12860

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed & Published, by H. Such, 177, Union-street, Boro', S.E.

Notes:  Harding B 11(1752) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 36


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 275

Title: The Indian lass

First Line: As I was walking on a far distant shore

Themes:  Indians of North America

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3813

Title: The banks of Inverness; or Young William's denial

First Line: I am a jolly sailor bold, and just returned to shore

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

Firth c.12(279)

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Harding B 11(1753)

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Edition - Bod8210

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by Jennings, Water-Lane, Fleetstreet, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 605

Title: Nancy's complaint in Bedlam

First Line: As through Moorfields I walk'd one evening in the spring

Themes:  Lovers reunitedBethlehem Royal Hospital (London, England)

Firth c.12(229)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(1308)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8601

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer and Publisher, 177, Union Street, Borough S.E.

Series Identifier: 364


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 604

Title: The welcome sailor

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

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20228

Title: Study economy

First Line: I am a gent reduced by railway speculation

Themes:  PovertyDomestic economy

Firth c.13(187)

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Harding B 11(3681)

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Harding B 11(3681A)

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Edition - Bod9723

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnac [sic] Press,\" by W.S. Fortey, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1027

Title: Bushes and briers

First Line: Through bushes and through briers

Themes:  Unrequited loveEavesdropping

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 265

Title: Fair Phoebe and her dark-eyed sailor

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

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

Firth c.18(141)

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Harding B 11(500)

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Edition - Bod7126

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer and Publisher, 123, Union Street, Boro' S.E.

Series Identifier: 191


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 24245

Title: The cottage maid

First Line: One morning in my rambles, as I walked by the sea shore

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856Lovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1555

Title: Dear Irish boy

First Line: My Connor, his cheeks they are as ruddy as morning

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 950

Title: Banks of the Nile

First Line: Hark! I hear the drums a beating, no longer can I stay

Subjects:  IrelandEgypt

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

Firth b.26(269)

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Firth c.13(189)

Notes:  Firth c.13(189); Imperfect: lacking the third ballad.


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Harding B 11(157)

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