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Edition - Bod19837

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V25221

Title: Bachelor's fare

First Line: Funny and free are a bachelor's reveries

Themes:  Marriage - men

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9794

Title: The married man's fare. A parody on \"The bachelor's fare\"

First Line: Happy and free are a married man's reveries

Themes:  Marriage - men

Johnson Ballads 2323

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1189

Titles:
The unruly tongue

First Lines:
I married a wife of late to my unhappy fate

Themes:
Marriage - men

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9861

Titles:
Merry and wise
Merry & wise

First Lines:
Come hither my dutiful son

Themes:
Marriage - men

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13967

Titles:
The pope he leads a happy life

First Lines:
The pope he leads a happy life

Themes:
Marriage - men

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4865

Titles:
Land of delight

First Lines:
As you mean to set sail for the land of delight

Themes:
Marriage - men

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7065

Titles:
The single man and the married man

First Lines:
A single man and a married man

Themes:
Marriage - men

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8423

Titles:
The country-mans care in choosing a wife: or, A young batchelor hard to be pleased

First Lines:
I am a brisk youngster

Themes:
Marriage - men

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9794

Titles:
The married man's fare. A parody on \"The bachelor's fare\"

First Lines:
Happy and free are a married man's reveries

Themes:
Marriage - men

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1453

Titles:
The batchelor's resolution

First Lines:
In city town or village, my fancy often rov'd

Themes:
Marriage - men

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 13841

Titles:
Batchelor's fare, or Bread and cheese, and kisses
Bread and cheese, and kisses
Bachelor's fare

First Lines:
Funny and free are a bachelor's reveries
One night my sweetheart came to woo

Themes:
Marriage - men

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13687

Titles:
The bridegroom to his bride

First Lines:
From the home of thy father I took the [sic]

Themes:
Marriage - men

Edition - Bod1897

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1663 and 1674

Imprint: London, Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, and J. Wright

Notes:  The first illustration bears the initials: A.H.


Ballad - Roud Number: V20938

Title: A good wife, or none

First Line: The glazing [sic] torch is soon burnt out

Themes:  Marriage - men

4o Rawl. 566(198)

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Edition - Bod1904

Imprint Names:  Burton, R.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1641 and 1674

Imprint: Printed for R. Burton, at the Horse-shooe in West-smith field

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(90b) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V16332

Title: A good wife is a portion every day. Or, A dialogue discovering a good wife from a bad

First Line: Come young men and listen to what i'le you show

Tune: Packington's pound

Authors:  Wade, John

References:

ESTC: R234915

Themes:  Marriage - men

4o Rawl. 566(210)

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Wood E 25(131)

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Edition - Bod1933

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  See Carnell (1979): F14 for imprint


Ballad - Roud Number: 1692

Title: A new comic song called the Week's matrimony

First Line: On Sunday I went out on a spree

Themes:  Marriage - men

2806 b.9(271)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5547

Imprint Names:  Walker, R.

Imprint Locations:  Norwich

Date  between 1780 and 1830

Imprint: Printed by R. Walker, near the Duke's Palace Norwich


Ballad - Roud Number: V1189

Title: The unruly tongue

First Line: I married a wife of late to my unhappy fate

Themes:  Marriage - men

2806 c.18(319)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(1976)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 3036

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod155

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

Imprint: T. Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V978

Title: The day when we got married a long time ago

First Line: I will sing a song not very long

Themes:  Marriage - men

Johnson Ballads 83

Notes:  Damaged at edges, title torn


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Edition - Bod948

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High-street, St. Giles


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15251

Title: What do people marry for?

First Line: What a world this is upon my life

Themes:  Marriage - men

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2683

Title: The sons of Fingal

First Line: Oh Erin, my country, although thy harp slumbers

Subjects:  Ireland

Firth b.25(185)

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Edition - Bod6709

Imprint Names:  Henson, G.

Imprint Locations:  Northampton

Imprint: Henson, Letter-press and Copper-plate Printer, Lower end of Bridge, street, Northampton

Notes:  Misprinting on Johnson Ballads 3364


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V762

Title: The letter

First Line: Dearest maid, I must leave thee

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V13687

Title: The bridegroom to his bride

First Line: From the home of thy father I took the [sic]

Themes:  Marriage - men

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V29987

Title: There is a spot

First Line: There is a spot on earth I love

Firth b.25(368)

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Harding B 11(2111)

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Johnson Ballads 3364

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Edition - Bod6770

Imprint Names:  Henson, G.Taylor, J.

Imprint Locations:  NorthamptonAylesbury

Imprint: Henson, Printer and Publisher 81, Bridge street Northampton. Sold also by J. Taylor, Town Crier, Aylesbury, Bucks.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15251

Title: What do people marry for

First Line: What a world this is upon my life

Themes:  Marriage - men

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13757

Title: The young cavalier

First Line: 'Twas a beautiful night

Firth b.25(427)

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Johnson Ballads 3328

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Edition - Bod2100

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V28099

Title: My old girl at home

First Line: My old girl at home

Themes:  Marriage - men

Harding B 11(2574)

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Edition - Bod2101

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.Hopwood and Crew

Imprint Locations:  PrestonLondon

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Words and Music published by Hopwood and Crew, 42, New Bond- st., London

Series Identifier: 976


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1400

Title: My old wife

First Line: I merrily sing from morn till night

Themes:  Marriage - men

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 24485

Title: Driven from home

First Line: Out in this cold world, out in the street

Harding B 11(2576)

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Edition - Bod2246

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: 829

Title: The rakish young fellow

First Line: I once was a rakish young fellow

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1351

Title: Sons of Mars

First Line: Ye bold sons of Mars that travel in the wars

Themes:  Marriage - men

Harding B 11(3215)

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Edition - Bod2369

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Great St. Andrew St. Seven-dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4817

Title: The steam arm

First Line: O! wonders sure will never cease

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 9393

Title: Husband's complaint

First Line: Ye batchelors of each degree

Themes:  Marriage - men

Harding B 11(3655)

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Edition - Bod2511

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, from Pitt's, Toy & marble Warehouse, 31, Dudley Street, (late Monmouth Street) 7 Dials

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(4272).


Ballad - Roud Number: V754

Title: [A woman's the] pride of the land

First Line: [Come, married and single, together pray mingle]

Themes:  Marriage - men

Harding B 16(215c)

Notes:  Slip. Imperfect: Title and first stanza lacking.


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Edition - Bod2589

Imprint Names:  Sheppard, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Sold by C. Sheppard No. 15 St. Peters Hill Docts. Comms.

Notes:  An engraving.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4157

Title: Land of delight

First Line: As you mean to set sail for the land of delight

Themes:  Marriage - men

Harding B 12(51)

Notes:  Coloured illustration.


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Johnson Ballads 1154

Notes:  Coloured illustration.


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