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Edition - Bod5125

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: 233

Title: Marlborough

First Line: You generals all and champions bold who take delight in fields

Subjects:  Marlborough, John Churchill, Duke of, 1650-1722

Themes:  Military

2806 c.17(261)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(450).


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Edition - Bod7031

Imprint Names:  Povey, L.

Imprint Locations:  Berkeley

Date  18--

Imprint: Lewis Povey, Printer, Berkeley


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 6673

Title: When Johnny comes marching home

First Line: When Johnny comes marching home again

Themes:  MilitarySoldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13750

Title: Annie Lisle

First Line: Down where the waving willows

Authors:  Thompson, S.

Firth b.26(163)

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Edition - Bod7305

Imprint Names:  Taylor, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Printed by Taylor, 14, Waterloo Road


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V216

Title: When Vulcan forged the bolts of Jove

First Line: When Vulcan forged the bolts of Jove

Authors:  Dibdin, Thomas, 1771-1841Davy, John, 1763-1824

Notes:  Music by John Davy.

Themes:  MilitaryPatriotism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3064

Title: Lad with his side-locks curled

First Line: I own I'm in love with a spark

Firth b.26(437)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod7003

Imprint Names:  Povey, L.

Imprint Locations:  Berkeley

Date  18--

Imprint: Povey, Printer, Berkeley


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2676

Title: The sailor's grave

First Line: Our bark was far, far from the land

Themes:  Shipwreck

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13900

Title: The soldier's tear

First Line: Upon the hill he turned

Themes:  MilitarySoldiers

Firth b.26(139)

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Firth c.12(445)

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Edition - Bod7022

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer, 18 Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5651

Title: Things I don't like to see

First Line: What a queer set of creatures we are I declare

Themes:  FashionsTimes

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13873

Title: Not a drum was heard

First Line: Not a drum was heard nor a funeral note

Authors:  Wolfe, Charles, 1791-1823

Subjects:  Moore, John, Sir, 1761-1809

Themes:  Military

Firth b.26(155)

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Edition - Bod7215

Imprint Names:  Walker, R.

Imprint Locations:  Norwich

Date  between 1780 and 1830

Imprint: R. Walker, Norwich


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7493

Title: The travelling tinker

First Line: I am a travelling tinker, with my workshop on my back

Themes:  Sexual intercourseTinkers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13861

Title: The last rose of summer

First Line: A young rose in the summer time

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V4732

Title: The dying soldier's prayer

First Line: Watch o'er and guide her way

Themes:  Military

Firth b.26(491)

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Firth b.34(301)

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Harding B 11(3876)

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Edition - Bod20881

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: G. Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 250


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 21859

Title: Darby Kelly

First Line: My grandsire beat a drum so neat

Subjects:  Marlborough, John Churchill, Duke of, 1650-1722Wolfe, James, 1727-1759Wellington, Arthur Wellesley, Duke of, 1769-1852

Themes:  MilitarySoldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5401

Title: The lad with the carrotty poll

First Line: Oh dear! oh dear! kind gentle folks let it be said

Themes:  Red hair

2806 c.16(166)

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Firth b.26(489)

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Harding B 11(793)

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Edition - Bod6998

Imprint Names:  Povey, L.

Imprint Locations:  Berkeley

Date  18--

Imprint: Povey, Printer, Berkeley


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20276

Title: Riflemen form!

First Line: There is a sound of thunder afar

Themes:  MilitaryPolitics and government - 19th century

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22249

Title: Maids of merry England

First Line: Oh, the maids of merry England

Firth b.26(134)

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Firth c.14(358)

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Firth c.16(464)

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Edition - Bod7249

Imprint Names:  Sefton, H.F.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  between 1851 and 1856

Imprint: Printed and Sold by H.F. Sefton, 33, Broad Street, Worcester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13880

Title: The old folks at home

First Line: Way down upon the Swanee ribber

Authors:  Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13819

Title: Up with the standard of England

First Line: Hark, where the Lion is roaring

Themes:  MilitaryCrimean War, 1853-1856

Firth b.26(378)

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Edition - Bod7365

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 56


1st Ballad

Title: The British militiaman

First Line: Come sound the drum and fire the gun

Subjects:  Cape Colony

Themes:  MilitaryTradesmenMilitiaExhibitions - Sydenham

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15033

Title: I'm afloat

First Line: I'm afloat, I'm afloat on the fierce rolling tide

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

Themes:  Piracy

Firth b.26(495)

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Firth c.14(329)

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Harding B 11(468)

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Johnson Ballads 1576

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Johnson Ballads 1577

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Johnson d.1773(p. 136v)

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Edition - Bod15224

Imprint Names:  Sefton, H.F.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  between 1844 and 1856

Imprint: Printed and Sold by H.F. Sefton, 33, Broad Street, Worcester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 901

Title: Lost lady found

First Line: It was down in yonder valley a young lady did dwell

Themes:  Gipsies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13827

Title: The tired soldier

First Line: The tired soldier, bold and brave

Themes:  MilitarySoldiers - death in battle

Firth b.26(375)

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