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Edition - Bod13199

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13817

Title: Shells of the ocean

First Line: One summers eve, with pensive thoughts

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 265

Title: Fair Phoebe, and the dark-eye'd sailor

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

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Harding B 11(3493)

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Johnson Ballads 2838

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Johnson Ballads 2839

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Edition - Bod9791

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Compare illustration to: Thomas Bewick, \"An angler in a river pool,\" British Birds, vol. 2, 1804, p. 52


Ballad - Roud Number: 1061

Title: Wealthy farmer's son

First Line: Come all prety [sic] fair maids, and listen unto my song

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Harding B 15(357a)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 1650b

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 - Bod14785

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 3230

Title: Blue Mary

First Line: As I walked out one morning

Themes:  SailorsSeductionLovers reunited

Harding B 15(23b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17849

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V2967

Title: A new song, called Jemmy and Nancy

First Line: As beautiful Nancy was walking one day

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

Harding B 25(958)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17850

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V3407

Title: Jemmy and Nancy's courtship on the banks of Tyne

First Line: As I went out one summer day

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

Harding B 25(959)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21244

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 166


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 714

Title: The mantle of green

First Line: As I went a walking one morning in June

Themes:  Lovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4744

Title: Be careful in choosing a wife

First Line: Now all you young men that are going to be wed

Themes:  Marriage

Harding B 11(2320)

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Edition - Bod22972

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 216


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V124

Title: Always speak well of a woman

First Line: I sing in praise of a woman, and it will not you surprise

Themes:  Women

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5052

Title: Willie, safe at home

First Line: Yes, Mary, it is me, dear

Subjects:  India

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

2806 d.31(62)

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Harding B 11(46)

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Edition - Bod11620

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 483

Title: Bailiff's daughter

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

Themes:  Lovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1024

Title: Barley raking

First Line: It was in the merry month of May the hay wanted making

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)

Themes:  SeductionLetter-writingPregnancy

Harding B 11(129)

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Edition - Bod12612

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 61


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1704

Title: The stolen child

First Line: Alone on the heather, a fair child was straying

Themes:  Gipsies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1102

Title: My own granny dear

First Line: Cried William, when just come from sea

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 2675

Title: The robin's petition

First Line: When the leaves had forsaken the tree

Themes:  Robin, the

Harding B 11(2579)

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Edition - Bod13979

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2104

Title: Cupids charms

First Line: Come all you pretty fair maids

Themes:  Lovers reunitedPress-gangsWoman in disguise

2nd Ballad

Title: The ladies trip to Canada!

First Line: There was a gallant lady

Themes:  SailorsWoman in disguise

Harding B 11(769)

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