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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1596

Titles:
Edwin and Flora
Edwin & Flora

First Lines:
Good morning lovely Flora

Themes:
Marriage proposals

Edition - Bod5392

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby at the Golden in Ball [sic] West- Smithfield

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(42b) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V28093

Title: Crums of comfort for the youngest sister

First Line: I have a good old father at home

Tune: [The necessitated virgin]

References:

ESTC: R235408

Themes:  Marriage proposals

Douce Ballads 1(31b)

Notes:  Tune title supplied in MS: Ye Necessited [sic] Virgin.


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Edition - Bod917

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby at the Golden in Ball [sic] West- Smithfield

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(31b) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V28093

Title: Crums of comfort for the youngest sister

First Line: I have a good old father at home

References:

ESTC: R235409

Themes:  Marriage proposals

Douce Ballads 1(42b)

Notes:  Sheet divided.


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Edition - Bod23516

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: London Printed for P. Brooksby at the Hospital Gate in West- smithfield


Ballad - Roud Number: V27300

Title: Love crownd with victory

First Line: My dear canst thou love me, I pray tell me true

Tune: I'll crown thee my dearest &c. Digby's farewell, or Packington's pound

References:

ESTC: R215530

Themes:  Marriage proposals

Douce Ballads 1(123a)

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Edition - Bod23573

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby at the Golden Ball in Pye-Corner


Ballad

Title: Chastities conquest; or, No trusting before marriage. A new song

First Line: Canst thou not weave bonelace

Tune: Canst thou not weave bone-lace

References:

ESTC: R234428

Themes:  Marriage proposals

Douce Ballads 1(25a)

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Edition - Bod23587

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: The constant maidens resolution: or Silver and gold can't buy true love

First Line: I am a young damosel

Tune: Laugh and lie down

References:

ESTC: R41900

Themes:  Marriage proposals

Douce Ballads 1(32a)

Notes:  Sheet divided; torn and creased


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V698

Titles:
The girl of my heart
Girl of my heart

First Lines:
I have parks, I have grounds

Themes:
Marriage proposals
Wealth

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6188

Titles:
Judy's black eyes
Judy's black eyes!
Family pride, or Birth and beauty
Family pride
Judys black eyes

First Lines:
To be sure I can't sing an oration

Subjects:
Ireland

Themes:
Marriage proposals
Marriage

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V618

Titles:
Sally and Harry

First Lines:
Sally, Sally! shilly shally
Sally, Sally, shilly shally

Themes:
Marriage proposals
Jealousy

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8255

Titles:
The constant maids resolution: or The damsels loyal love to a seaman

First Lines:
An amorous damsel in Bristol city

Themes:
Sailors
Marriage proposals

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4895

Titles:
The Kerry courtship
The Kerry Courtship

First Lines:
One day in October, for sweet recreation

Themes:
Marriage proposals
Seduction

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V11974

Titles:
The choice of a wife by cheese

First Lines:
There lived, in York, an age ago
There lived in York, an age ago

Themes:
Marriage proposals
Domestic economy

Edition - Bod1762

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Slip. Harding B 26(306) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4895

Title: The Kerry Courtship

First Line: One day in October, for sweet recreation

Themes:  SeductionMarriage proposals

2806 c.8(144)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod1959

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: V6188

Title: Judy's black eyes

First Line: To be sure I can't sing an oration

Themes:  Marriage proposals

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13598

Title: The lass wi' the bonnie blue 'een

First Line: O! saw you the lass with the bonnie blue 'een

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:  Sailors

Harding B 11(1948)

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Edition - Bod5996

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Grear [sic] st Andrew street 7 dials

Notes:  2806 c.18(127) is another edition Harding B 17(110b) is another edition


Ballad - Roud Number: V698

Title: The girl of my heart

First Line: I have parks, I have grounds

Authors:  Rannie, John

Themes:  WealthMarriage proposals

Firth b.26(2)

Notes:  Slip. Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 834

Notes:  Slip. Slip.


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Edition - Bod2171

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer, 123, Union Street, Boro' S.E. Established 1846

Series Identifier: 262


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4260

Title: Old women's sayings

First Line: Draw near and give attention

Tune: Shop windows

Themes:  Superstitions

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V618

Title: Sally and Harry

First Line: Sally, Sally! shilly shally

Themes:  Marriage proposals

Firth c.21(30)

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Harding B 11(2838)

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Edition - Bod2227

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8898

Title: The poor labourers

First Line: You sons of old England, now list to my rhymes

Themes:  Agricultural laborers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V29338

Title: The male coquet

First Line: I'll tell you a little story

Themes:  Marriage proposals

Harding B 11(3084)

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Edition - Bod3437

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Evans, Printer, Long-lane, London

Notes:  Firth c.18(39) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V698

Title: The girl of my heart

First Line: I have parks, I have grounds

Authors:  Rannie, John

Themes:  WealthMarriage proposals

Harding B 17(111a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod3519

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Toy & marbie [sic] warehouse, 6 Great st Andrew street, 7 Dials

Notes:  Firth b.26(2) is another edition Harding B 17(110b) is another edition


Ballad - Roud Number: V698

Title: The girl of my heart

First Line: I have parks, I have grounds

Authors:  Rannie, John

Themes:  WealthMarriage proposals

2806 c.18(127)

Notes:  Slip. Slip.


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Harding B 25(733)

Notes:  Slip. Slip.


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Edition - Bod3559

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Evans, printer, Long-lane, London

Notes:  Harding B 17(111a) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V698

Title: The girl of my heart

First Line: I have parks, I have grounds

Authors:  Rannie, John

Themes:  WealthMarriage proposals

Firth c.18(39)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod11606

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Pitts, 14, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Firth b.26(2) is another edition Harding B 25(733) is another edition


Ballad - Roud Number: V698

Title: The girl of my heart

First Line: I have parks, I have grounds

Authors:  Rannie, John

Themes:  WealthMarriage proposals

Harding B 17(110b)

Notes:  Slip. Slip.


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Edition - Bod12137

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1808

Title: A new song called the Jug of punch

First Line: 'Twas on the 24th of June

Themes:  DrinkingWeavers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20254

Title: Sandy's wedding

First Line: O bonny lassie, come wi' me

Themes:  Marriage proposals

Harding B 11(1949)

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Edition - Bod7476

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: Recitations for the million 9


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V29105

Title: The seven ages of woman

First Line: The world's a stage -- and man has seven ages

Themes:  Women

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V11974

Title: The choice of a wife by cheese

First Line: There lived, in York, an age ago

Themes:  Marriage proposals

Firth b.27(123)

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Harding B 11(3455)

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Johnson Ballads 2832

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Edition - Bod10234

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1864

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box, ... Saturday Morning, April 30, 1864


Ballad

Title: Married on Wednesdee

First Line: I once knew a gal, such a beauty I thought her, O

Themes:  Fortune-tellingMarriage proposals

Firth c.20(18)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod10283

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1869

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box ... Saturday morning, July 3, 1869


Ballad - Roud Number: V11974

Title: The choice of a wife by cheese

First Line: There lived in York, an age ago

Themes:  Domestic economyMarriage proposals

Firth c.20(52)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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