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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 - Bod7311

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts, 14, Great St. Andrew Street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V29485

Title: William's return

First Line: Come all ye young lovers I pray lend an ear

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Firth c.12(181)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8185

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by Jennings, No. 13, Water-lane, Fleet- street, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V9516

Title: The damsel's complaint; or Jemmy's happy return

First Line: It was down in a grove a young damsel did live

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Firth c.12(193)

Notes:  Slip


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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 - Bod8353

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.BennettPierce

Imprint Locations:  LondonBrightonSouthborough

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads. See Firth b.25(92)


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.13(140)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod8742

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 16(31a) is another issue Harding B 25(253) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 9260

Title: Bonny blue jacket my love was dressed in

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

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Firth c.13(7)

Notes:  Slip. Slip.


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Edition - Bod9042

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(2031). Harding B 16 (123b) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: 9260

Title: The lad in his jacket so blue

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

Tune: Bonnets of blue

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Firth c.13(8)

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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - Bod9275

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: Printed and Published by H. Such, 123, Union Street, Borough

Notes:  Harding B 11(1864) is another impression Harding B 11(1865) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 121


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 581

Title: Jenny of the Moor

First Line: One morn for recreation, as I stray'd by the sea side

Themes:  Lovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 270

Title: Riley the fisherman

First Line: As I roved out one morning down by the river side

Subjects:  North America

Themes:  ShipwreckLovers parted

Firth c.12(287)

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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 - 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 - Bod1182

Imprint Names:  Morgan, J.Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  18--

Imprint: [1] H. Paul, Printer, 22, Brick lane, Spitalfields [2] Paul Printer 18 Great Saint Andrew Stree[t] 7 Dials, And sold by J. Morgan 46 Brick Lane Spitalfields


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V16508

Title: The London merchant's daugher, and her young sailor bold

First Line: Young men and maid maidens pray give attention

Tune: The banks of sweet primroses

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusLovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1402

Title: The beautiful muff

First Line: A buxom young damsel on a cold winter's night

Tune: Dumble down deary

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 640 is another issue of this ballad alone

Themes:  Sexual intercourse

Firth b.34(168)

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