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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 - 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 - 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 - 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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Edition - Bod17601

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V13326

Title: The doating old man

First Line: You gallants so witty in country and city

Themes:  Marriage - age difference

Harding B 25(528)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17844

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: The jaunting carr: or, Sally's love for a young husband

First Line: It was my cruel parents

Themes:  AdulteryMarriage - age difference

Harding B 25(953)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17846

Imprint Names:  Todd and son

Imprint Locations:  Easingwold

Date  c.1815

Imprint: Todd and Son, Printers, (Cheapest Depot in the North of England,) Easingwold

Series Identifier: 34


Ballad - Roud Number: 2897

Title: Jaunting car

First Line: I oft have heard of the old man, but now I'm fixt at last

Themes:  Marriage - age difference

Harding B 25(954)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17861

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Evans, Printer, Long-lane, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 2897

Title: The jaunting cur [sic]

First Line: I have often heard of an old man

Themes:  Marriage - age difference

Harding B 25(955)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5931

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: 17190

Title: Silly young maid

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

Themes:  Domestic relationsMarriage - age difference

Harding B 17(285b)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 56

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod12593

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Clayton

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsBradford

Date  between 1858 and 1861

Imprint: Manchester: Printed by John Bebbington, 31, Oldham Road. Sold by J. Beaumont, 176, York Street, Leeds; and Mr. Clayton, Silsbridge Lane, Bradford


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12819

Title: [P]arson and quaker

First Line: A jolly faced parson once happened to pop

Themes:  ClergyQuakers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V25432

Title: Though fortune darkly o'er me frowns

First Line: Though fortune darkly o'er me frowns

3rd 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(3520)

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Edition - Bod12704

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2558

Title: Poor Pat must emigrate

First Line: Farewell to poor old Erin's isle, I now must leave you for awhile

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad

Title: The old man's darling

First Line: At the age of seventeen I wanted a wife

Themes:  Marriage - age difference

Harding B 11(3100)

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Edition - Bod20866

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

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

Series Identifier: 276


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3095

Title: The boatie rows

First Line: O weel may the boatie row

Themes:  Fishermen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17190

Title: Silly young maid

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

Themes:  Marriage - age difference

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13848

Title: The cabin-boy

First Line: The sea was rough, the clouds were dark

Authors:  Dibdin, Thomas, 1771-1841

Themes:  Naval

Firth c.26(263)

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Harding B 20(18)

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Edition - Bod2113

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 87


1st Ballad

Title: Never maids wed an old man

First Line: This old man he courted me, hey down derry down

Themes:  Marriage - age difference

2nd Ballad

Title: The Guild

First Line: Dear cousin you know I promis'd to write

Subjects:  Preston (England)

Themes:  FairsLetter-writingManufacturing

Harding B 11(2627)

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Edition - Bod13228

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1829

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, No. 10, Great St. Andrew-Street, Seven Dials, London, (wholesale and retail)


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1050

Title: The frozen river

First Line: When winter chains from shore to shore

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2869

Title: Rose bud in summer

First Line: When the rose bud in summer

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V815

Title: Smile again, bonny lassie

First Line: Smile again my bonny lassie

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 23133

Title: The bewilder'd maid

First Line: Slow broke the light & sweet breath'd the morn

Themes:  Soldiers - death in battle

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V1681

Title: He's all the world to me

First Line: O'er the brake, or o'er the mountain

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V4372

Title: Old Mr. December

First Line: Old Mr December he lost his wife

Themes:  Domestic relationsMarriage - age difference

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V852

Title: Sons of Albion

First Line: You sons of Albion take up your arms

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V1067

Title: The frozen tear

First Line: On beds of snow the moon-beam slept

Harding B 11(3536)

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Johnson Ballads 57

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Edition - Bod6760

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson and son, (late J. Russell Printers, Birmingham

Notes:  Firth b.26(187) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4372

Title: Old Mr. December

First Line: Old Mr. December he lost his wife

Themes:  Marriage - age difference

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 262

Title: Margaret Walker

First Line: My parents reared me tenderly

Themes:  Letter-writingCourtship - difference in social statusEmigration

Firth b.25(478)

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Harding B 11(2819)

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