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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 - Bod10394

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 40

Title: Lord Bateman

First Line: Lord Bateman he was a noble lord

Subjects:  Turkey

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Firth c.21(28)

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Edition - Bod8202

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 182


Ballad - Roud Number: 1448

Title: Pretty Caroline

First Line: One morning in the month of May

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Firth c.12(184)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8203

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

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

Firth c.12(185)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8252

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads. See Firth b.27(297)

Series Identifier: 236


Ballad - Roud Number: 1886

Title: The lady of the lake

First Line: One evening as I chanced to stray along the banks of Clyde

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Firth c.12(230)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod8760

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(3344)


Ballad - Roud Number: 180

Title: Sally and her true love Billy

First Line: T'is of a young sailor, from Dover he came

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Firth c.13(82)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod8826

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 144


Ballad - Roud Number: 515

Title: Donald's return to Glencoe

First Line: It happen'd we're told, one evening of late

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Firth c.14(160)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8875

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 714

Title: A new song called the Mantle so green

First Line: As I went a-walking, one evening in June

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Firth c.14(212)

Notes:  Slip


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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 - Bod9877

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 3230

Title: Blue-eyed Mary

First Line: As I walked out one summers morning

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Firth c.18(282)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16379

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  between 1767 and 1808

Series Identifier: 39


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 265

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

First Line: 'Tis of a comely young lady fair

Tune: Female smuggler

Themes:  Lovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1607

Title: Nothing at all; or Derry-down dale

First Line: In Derry-down dale when I wanted a mate

Johnson Ballads 2483

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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

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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 - Bod20307

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4186

Title: The valiant maid

First Line: Come all you pretty maidens that are in cupid's chains

Themes:  Lovers reunitedTransvestism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3294

Title: Willow tree

First Line: O take me to your arms my love

Johnson Ballads 2948

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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 - Bod8739

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 378

Title: Bonny blue handkerchief

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

Themes:  Lovers reunitedCotton textile industry

Firth c.13(6)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod22216

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: The jolly young plough boy

First Line: As a jolly young plough boy was viewing his land

Themes:  Lovers reunitedPress-gangsMoney

2806 c.8(147)

Notes:  Slip


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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 - Bod9806

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1910

Title: The servant boy

First Line: You lovers all both great and small, attend unto my theme

Subjects:  IrelandPhiladelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  FarmersSocial statusEmigration

2nd Ballad

Title: I wandered by the sea shore. Parody on the \"Brook-side\"

First Line: I wander'd by the sea shore

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Firth c.18(207)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Edition - Bod8284

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 5649

Title: Answer to the Banks of sweet Dundee

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

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusLovers reunitedNaval battles

Firth c.12(263)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod411

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad

Title: The faithful lady

First Line: You lovers draw near, and you quickly now shall hear

Themes:  Social statusPress-gangsServantsTrafalgar, battle of, 1805

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 5649

Title: Mary and William

First Line: It's of a pretty plough-boy, young William was his name

Themes:  Social statusLovers reunitedPress-gangs

Firth c.12(259)

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