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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 - 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 - Bod17120

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Evans, Printer, Long-lane, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V33577

Title: The starling

First Line: A starling in a cage confin'd

Subjects:  India

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Harding B 25(1839)

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Edition - Bod17245

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Evans, Printer, Long-lane, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 264

Title: The sailor's return

First Line: As a fair maid walked in a garden

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Harding B 25(1713)

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 - Bod2103

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer wholesale Toy and Marble wareho[use,] 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V14003

Title: My own blue bell

First Line: My own blue bell!

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13755

Title: Alice Gray

First Line: She's all my fancy painted her

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 348

Title: Little Mary the sailor's bride

First Line: As William and Mary stray'd by the sea side

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

Harding B 11(2577)

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Edition - Bod11549

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4632

Title: Firm as oak, and free from care

First Line: Oh! firm as oak, and free from care

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V265

Title: Blue ey'd stranger

First Line: One night the north wind did blow

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V266

Title: Answer to the Blue ey'd stranger

First Line: It was in the pleasant month of May

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Harding B 11(1209A)

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Harding B 11(1209B)

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Edition - Bod12870

Imprint Names:  Hillatt and Martin

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 452 is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 21420

Title: Pleasures of matrimony

First Line: Seven long years I've been a good wife

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 265

Title: Fair Phoebe and her dark-eyed sailor

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

Themes:  Lovers reunited

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1303

Title: Bold Robin Hood

First Line: Bold Robin Hood was a forrester good

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Harding B 11(3030)

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Edition - Bod13500

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.Marshall, W.Batchelar, T.BennettPierce

Imprint Locations:  LondonBristolLondonBrightonSouthborough

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2 Monmouth Court, 7 Dials ... Sold by W. Marshall, Bristol; also by T. Batchelar, 14, Hackney Road Crescent. sold by Bennett, Brighton, and Pierce, Southborough


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 378

Title: The bonny blue handkerchief

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 9260

Title: The bonny blue jacket

First Line: As early one morning I chanc'd for to roam

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

Harding B 11(400)

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Edition - Bod7165

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by Jennings, 15, Water-lane, Fleet-street, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V2968

Title: Jemmy's return from the roaring main. A new song

First Line: Oh! cruel pressgang my truelove to press

Themes:  Lovers reunitedPress-gangs

Harding B 25(963)

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 - Bod14110

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

Imprint: [...] and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials; and 35, Hanover Street, Portsea


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 515

Title: Donald's return to Glencoe

First Line: As I was walking one evening of late

Themes:  SoldiersLovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1991

Title: Sweet Jane of Tyrone

First Line: My father oft told me he would not control me

Themes:  Weavers

Harding B 11(932)

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Edition - Bod5823

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.Marshall, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBristol

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials. Sold by W. Marshall, Bristol


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1794

Title: Jack Robinson

First Line: The perils and dangers of the voyage past

Subjects:  Portsmouth (England)

Themes:  TavernsSailors

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:  SoldiersLovers reunited

Harding B 11(1847)

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Edition - Bod12313

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7338

Title: Mrs. Johnson

First Line: Oh, I have got a charming bride

Tune: Dicky Johnson

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7560

Title: The constant pair; or, The pretty 'prentice boy

First Line: Come all you pretty maidens, and a story I'll tell

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)Indies

Themes:  Lovers reunitedTransvestismWomen sailors

Harding B 11(2449)

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Edition - Bod13990

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13326

Title: The doting old man

First Line: You girls so pretty, of country and city

Themes:  MarriageAge

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 604

Title: The welcome sailor

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

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

Harding B 11(949)

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Edition - Bod1602

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-Court


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1038

Title: Gosport beach

First Line: On Gosport beach I landed

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  MerchantsProstitutionLovers reunitedCruel parents

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1296

Title: The pigeon

First Line: Why tarries my love? Ah! where does he rove

2806 c.16*(154)

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Harding B 11(1380)

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Edition - Bod1608

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:  Firth c.12(287) 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:  SoldiersLovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 270

Title: Riley the fisherman

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

Themes:  Social statusEmigration

Harding B 11(1864)

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Edition - Bod5784

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer Wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6 Great st Andrew street 7 dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 267

Title: George Riley

First Line: Twas on a summers morning the weather being clear

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 21264

Title: Hodge in London

First Line: John Hodge bid his daddy & mammy good bye

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Countryman in LondonTheft

Harding B 11(1305)

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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 - Bod11474

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.Sharman, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonCambridge

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials. Sold by Sharman, Pease Hill, Cambridge


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1462

Title: Faithful Ellen's happy meeting

First Line: As a warrior's daughter, she did roam

Tune: Lovely Lowland Caroline

Themes:  Lovers reunitedFirearms

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13816

Title: The Sicilian maid

First Line: I knew a Sicilian maid

Themes:  Cruel father

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V888

Title: Gaily circling glass

First Line: By the gayly-circling glass

Themes:  Drinking

Harding B 11(1124)

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Edition - Bod11693

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrews Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(1382) is another impression Harding B 11(1382) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1038

Title: Gosport beach

First Line: On Gosport beach I landed

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  MerchantsProstitutionLovers reunitedCruel parents

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1581

Title: Jack of all trades

First Line: Oh! I am a drover I drive along the road

Harding B 11(1381)

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Edition - Bod11998

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V115

Title: Albion my country

First Line: Albion, my dear, my native isle

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3813

Title: Banks of the river Ness or Young William's return

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

Themes:  SailorsSlaveryLovers reunitedTurkey

Harding B 11(28)

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Edition - Bod12936

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(498) is another impression Harding B 11(498) is another impression


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

Tune: [F]emale smuggler

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

Harding B 11(499)

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