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Edition - Bod22868

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Johnson Ballads 596


Ballad - Roud Number: V6800

Title: Sailor's return

First Line: Young William to bis [sic] wife did say, my dear, I must away

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Firth c.13(111)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod4155

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer & Publisher, 177, Union- street, Borough. S.E.

Notes:  Harding B 11(3401) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 535


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 180

Title: Sally, and her true love Billy

First Line: 'Tis of a young sailor, from Dover he came

Themes:  Lovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23522

Title: Red, white, and blue

First Line: O Britannia the gem of the ocean

Themes:  Naval

Firth c.13(81)

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Edition - Bod1271

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

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

Series Identifier: 596


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2696

Title: The Blackwater side

First Line: As I roved out one evening fair down by a shady grove

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 9260

Title: Bonny blue jacket

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

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

2806 b.11(265)

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Firth b.26(283)

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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 - Bod6957

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.BennettPierce, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBrightonSouthborough

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials. Sold by Pierce, Southborough, and Bennett, Brighton


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 348

Title: Little Mary, the sailor's bride

First Line: As William and Mary strayed by the sea side

Themes:  Lovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5448

Title: The primrose girl

First Line: Come buy of poor Kate primroses I sell

Themes:  Street traders

Firth b.25(92)

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Johnson Ballads 221

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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 - Bod7193

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer, 18 Great St. Andrew Street 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V230

Title: The better land

First Line: I hear the [sic] speak of a better land

Authors:  Hemans, Felicia Dorothea Browne, 1793-1835

Themes:  Heaven

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1825

Title: The rover's return

First Line: My love was a rover, on roving bent

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Firth b.26(32)

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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 - Bod8174

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 walked one evening in the spring

Themes:  Lovers reunitedInsanity

Firth c.18(138)

Notes:  Slip


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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 - Bod8592

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(2666)


Ballad - Roud Number: V20088

Title: The dark-ey'd sailor

First Line: As I was going down Ratcliffe highway

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

Firth c.13(192)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod8603

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1829

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, wholesale and retail, 10, Great St, Andrew-Street Seven Dials London

Notes:  Slip. Harding B 25(2025) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 604

Title: The welcome sailor

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

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

Firth c.13(188)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 70

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod8607

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1844

Imprint: London, Printed by J. Pitts, Toy and Marble Warehouse, 7, Great St. Andrew Street


Ballad - Roud Number: V2972

Title: William's return to his Mary

First Line: It was one snmmer [sic] morning just by the break of day

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

Firth c.13(190)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8608

Imprint Names:  McIntosh, R.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Imprint: R. McIntosh, Printer ...


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 265

Title: The dark-eyed sailor

First Line: There was a charming young lady fair

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2554

Title: Highland Jane

First Line: As [I] walked out one morning fair

Firth c.13(191)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Edition - Bod8634

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, (from Pitt's) Wholesale Song Mart, Toy and Marble Warehouse, 31, Dudley St., 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V23180

Title: The Chartists are coming

First Line: What a row and a rumpus there is I declare

Tune: The bailiff is coming

Themes:  Chartism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 191

Title: The soldier's return

First Line: T'was on one Monday morning as I tripped o'er the moss

Themes:  SoldiersLovers reunited

Firth c.14(184)

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Johnson Ballads 480

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 480 is in poor condition.


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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 - Bod8797

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: Printed and Published by H. Such, 123, Union Street, Boro' S.E.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12878

Title: The young recruit

First Line: See, those ribbons gaily streaming

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 515

Title: Donald's return to Glencoe

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

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Firth c.14(158)

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Edition - Bod8885

Imprint Names:  Hillatt and Martin

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Printed and Published by Hillatt and Martin, 13, Prescot Street, Goodman's Fields


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13820

Title: Some love to roam

First Line: Some love to roam o'er the dark sea foam

Themes:  Hunting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13899

Title: The soldier's dream

First Line: Our bugles sang truce, for the night cloud had lower'd

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  Soldiers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V9479

Title: Poor Kate of Kintore

First Line: As near castle Urquhart, a young soldier stray'd

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Firth c.14(223)

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Edition - Bod9664

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Printed and Sold by [...] street, Oldham road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 73


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9114

Title: The returned convict; or the horrors of transportation

First Line: Good people all of high degree, pray give attention unto me

Subjects:  Australia

Themes:  Transported convict

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 265

Title: Fair Phoebe & her dark-ey'd sailor

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

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Firth c.17(53)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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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 - Bod9878

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1886 and 1917

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Champion Song Printer, Union Street, Boro', S.E.

Series Identifier: 599


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3230

Title: Blue-eyed Mary

First Line: As I walked out one fine morning

Themes:  Lovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2404

Title: Bung your eye

First Line: As a jolly exciseman was walking the street

Themes:  Foundlings

Firth c.18(283)

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Edition - Bod8290

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

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

Notes:  Firth c.13(236) is another edition. Firth c.13(236) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 169


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 618

Title: Poor smuggler's boy

First Line: One cloudy cold morning, as abroad I did steer

Themes:  ShipwreckOrphansMoney

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 378

Title: Bonny blue handkerchief

First Line: As I was a walking one morning in May

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Firth c.12(302)

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