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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V2092

Titles:
The old hag and her money

First Lines:
You lads of the city give ear to my ditty

Themes:
Marriage - age difference
Money

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V279

Titles:
The bold dragoon
Mrs. Flinn and the bold dragoon
Mrs. Flinn, and the bold dragoon
Bold dragoon

First Lines:
There was an ancient fair and she lov'd a neat young man
There was [sic] ancient fair, O she lov'd a nate young man
There was an ancient fair, O she love'd a nate young man
There was an ancient fair, O she lov'd a nate young man
There was an ancient fair, O she lov'd a neat young man
Oh! there was an ancient fair, and she loved a neat young man

Themes:
Marriage - age difference

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1814

Titles:
The old marquis and his blooming wife

First Lines:
Oh, here's a jolly lark

Themes:
Marriage - age difference

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V11453

Titles:
Young flesh is for my money, or, The subtile damosels choice

First Lines:
Young damosels come hither

Themes:
Marriage - age difference
Women

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13326

Titles:
The doating old man

First Lines:
You gallants so witty in country and city
You maidens so pretty, in country or city

Themes:
Marriage - age difference

Edition - Bod1846

Imprint Names:  Vere, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1644 and 1680

Imprint: Printed for T. Vere, at the Angel without Newgate


Ballad

Title: Iockeys complaint for want of his Ienny

First Line: I have an awd woman wed

Tune: Come hither my own sweet duck

Themes:  Marriage - age differenceBrewsters

4o Rawl. 566(133)

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Edition - Bod5342

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Armstrong, Printer, Liverpool


Ballad - Roud Number: V279

Title: Bold dragoon

First Line: There was an ancient fair and she lov'd a neat young man

Themes:  Marriage - age difference

2806 c.17(50)

Notes:  Slip. The illustration is illegible.


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Edition - Bod145

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed at Pitts, Wholesale Toy Warehouse, Great St. Andrew Street 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V23641

Title: Willy of the Green

First Line: On Tay's sweet pleasant banks how happy have I stray'd

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1293

Title: I'm his only daughter

First Line: Down in the valley my father did dwell

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V267

Title: The blue tail'd fly

First Line: A hungry fish once chanced to espy

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V4372

Title: Mr December

First Line: Old Mr. December he lost his wife

Themes:  Marriage - age difference

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V23664

Title: Its just the time for lovers

First Line: Behold the moon o'er western hills

Tune: I love thee ever dearly

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V2124

Title: Let us haste to Kelvin grove

First Line: Let us haste to Kelvin grove

Performers:  Braham, John, 1774-1856

Performance Locations:  Drury Lane Theatre

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V12375

Title: I saw from the beach

First Line: I saw from the beach, when the morning was shining

Tune: Rose bud in summer

Johnson Ballads 924

Notes:  Printed on blue paper


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Johnson Ballads 925

Notes:  Printed on blue paper


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Edition - Bod6583

Imprint Names:  Fordyce, W. and T.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  between 1832 and 1842

Imprint: W. & T. Fordyce, Printers, 15, Grey street, Newcastle

Series Identifier: 177


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V279

Title: The bold dragoon

First Line: There was an ancient fair, O she lov'd a neat young man

Themes:  Marriage - age difference

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22807

Title: Poor Jack

First Line: Here I am, poor Jack

Firth b.25(235)

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Harding B 11(369)

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Edition - Bod6750

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Jennings, No. 15, Water Lane, Fleet Street, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V1891

Title: Lawyer Flam, his wife, and Flam's ghost

First Line: Old Flam was a lawyer so grim

Themes:  Marriage - age differenceLawyers

Firth b.25(471)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(1090)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod2066

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: H. Such, Printer & Publisher, 177 Union Street, Boro'.

Series Identifier: 53


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 124

Title: The mermaid

First Line: On Friday morning as we set sail

Themes:  Shipwreck

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14982

Title: The silly old man

First Line: Come listen awhile and I'll sing you a song

Themes:  Marriage - age difference

Harding B 11(2404)

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Edition - Bod2155

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, 121, Church-Street, Preston

Series Identifier: 34


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20413

Title: The old bachelor

First Line: I am an auld bachelor, sixty and three

Subjects:  Scotland

Themes:  Marriage - age difference

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 586

Title: The banks of sweet primroses

First Line: As I walked one mid-summer morning

Harding B 11(2774)

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Edition - Bod2429

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Firth c.20(66) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13827

Title: The tired soldier

First Line: The tired soldier, bold and brave

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17190

Title: Silly young maid

First Line: I am an old miser both aged and lame

Themes:  Marriage - age difference

Harding B 11(3842)

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Edition - Bod3120

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V14982

Title: The silly old man

First Line: Come listen awhile, and I'll sing you a song

Themes:  Marriage - age difference

Firth c.20(72)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(249c)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3777

Imprint Names:  Heppel, R.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1827 and 1840

Imprint: R. Heppel, Printer, 113 Coleshill-street, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V14982

Title: The silly old man

First Line: Come listen awhile, and I'll sing you a song

Themes:  Marriage - age difference

2806 c.17(390)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(207).


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Edition - Bod11747

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Pitts, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew Street, Sevn [sic] Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 17190

Title: Silly young maid

First Line: I am an old miser, both aged and lame

Themes:  Marriage - age difference

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 490

Title: The wild and wicked youth

First Line: In Newry town I was bred and born

Themes:  Highwaymen

Harding B 11(3519A)

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Edition - Bod12447

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: A new song, called, The thrashing of peas

First Line: I am a fair madien over burden'd with business

Themes:  Marriage - age difference

Harding B 25(1900)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod13169

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V14982

Title: The silly old man

First Line: Come listen awhile and I'll sing you a song

Themes:  Marriage - age difference

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 993

Title: The constant lovers

First Line: A sailor courted a farmer's daughter

Harding B 11(3519)

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Edition - Bod10016

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

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(949)


Ballad - Roud Number: V13326

Title: The doting old man

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

Themes:  Marriage - age difference

Firth c.20(70)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod10064

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Notes:  See Harding B 11(2404)


Ballad - Roud Number: V14982

Title: The silly old man

First Line: Come listen awhile and I'll sing you a song

Themes:  Marriage - age difference

Firth c.20(73)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8883

Imprint Names:  Sanderson

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh

Date  between 1830 and 1910

Imprint: Sanderson, Printer, Edinburgh


Ballad - Roud Number: V279

Title: The bold dragoon

First Line: Oh! there was an ancient fair, and she loved a neat young man

Themes:  Marriage - age difference

Firth c.14(220)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 17(33b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14455

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High Street, St. Giles


Ballad - Roud Number: V1814

Title: The old marquis and his blooming wife

First Line: Oh, here's a jolly lark

Themes:  Marriage - age difference

Harding B 13(123)

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Edition - Bod9777

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: J. Pitts, Printer 14, Great st. Andrew street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 2897

Title: The jaunting car

First Line: I have often heard of an old man

Themes:  Marriage - age difference

Firth c.20(74)

Notes:  Torn lower left corner Slip


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Edition - Bod16333

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer 121, Church St., Preston

Series Identifier: 284


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V279

Title: The bold dragoon

First Line: There was an ancient fair, O she love'd a nate young man

Themes:  Marriage - age difference

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15848

Title: Thief's arm

First Line: I sing of a man to some well known

Themes:  Robbery

Harding B 20(19)

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Edition - Bod17382

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V279

Title: The bold dragoon

First Line: There was an ancient fair, O she lov'd a neat young man

Themes:  Marriage - age difference

Harding B 25(235)

Notes:  Slip


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