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Edition - Bod2604

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1807

Imprint: Published Jany. 30, 1807 by J. Pitts No. 14 Great St. Andrew Street Seven Dials

Notes:  An engraving.


Ballad - Roud Number: V692

Title: The girl I adore

First Line: Tho' summon'd by honour to far distant plains

Themes:  Military

Harding B 12(34)

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Edition - Bod3447

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed and sold by J Pitts, Great St Andrew-street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V15410

Title: Britons strike home

First Line: To arms to arms to arms

Themes:  Military

Harding B 25(301)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3481

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

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(830).


Ballad - Roud Number: 233

Title: The duke of Marlborough

First Line: You generals all & champions bold

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

Themes:  Military

Firth c.14(9)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 25(559)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod3804

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: V1616

Title: With a helmet on his brow

First Line: With a helmet on his brow

Themes:  Military

Harding B 25(2091)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod12127

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V1616

Title: With a helmet on his brow

First Line: With a helmet on his brow

Themes:  Military

Harding B 16(311b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8038

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

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

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(3940).


Ballad - Roud Number: V1616

Title: With a helmet on his brow

First Line: With a helmet on his brow

Themes:  Military

Harding B 25(2090)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod9064

Imprint Names:  Dickinson, W.B.

Imprint Locations:  York

Date  between 1823 and 1834

Imprint: Printed for W.B. Dickinson, High Petergate


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 233

Title: Lord Marlborough

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

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

Themes:  Military

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14851

Title: Mary-le-More

First Line: Ah, cold-hearted Britons, your merciless doings

Subjects:  Ireland

Firth c.14(8)

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Harding B 11(2207)

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Edition - Bod2536

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: V1616

Title: With a helmet on his brow

First Line: With a helmet on his brow

Themes:  Military

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 407

Title: Nancy of Yarmouth

First Line: Pretty Nancy of Yarmouth

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 11(4260A)

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Edition - Bod13919

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  [1821]

Imprint: Printed for Wm. Armstrong, Banastre-street, Liverpool


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V35093

Title: The coronation

First Line: Hark! hark! the merry bells, how they're blithely ringing

Subjects:  London (England)George IV, king of Great Britain, 1762-1830

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 21859

Title: The popular and much-admired song, called Darby Kelly, O!

First Line: My grandsire beat a drum so neat

Performers:  Mardyn, Mr.

Performance Locations:  London

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

Themes:  MilitarySoldiers

Harding B 11(696)

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Edition - Bod13984

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

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


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: 3294

Title: The willow tree

First Line: Oh! take me to your arms, my love

Harding B 11(794)

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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 - Bod7440

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 391

Title: Jeannette and Jeannot!

First Line: You are going far away, far away from poor Jeanette

Themes:  MilitarySoldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15046

Title: Alas! those chimes so sweetly stealing

First Line: Alas! those chimes so sweetly stealing

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V602

Title: The streamlet

First Line: The streamlet that flow'd round her cot

Firth b.26(76)

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Edition - Bod8884

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V6870

Title: The flogging exitement at Hounslow

First Line: You sons of Great Britain attention

Themes:  MilitaryFlogging

Firth c.14(355)

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Edition - Bod20389

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer, 31, Dudley Street, 7 Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V21129

Title: The bold militiamen

First Line: Cheer up my soldier lads, huzza!

Themes:  MilitaryMilitia

Johnson Ballads 473

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Edition - Bod20468

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer, 31, Dudley Street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V9268

Title: British militia men

First Line: Come sound the drum & fire the gun

Themes:  MilitaryMilitia

Johnson Ballads 477

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Edition - Bod20882

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: 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

2806 b.11(78)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth c.14(307)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(67a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod4847

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1829]

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5485

Title: The wolf

First Line: At the peaceful midnight hour

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1617

Title: Will Witch the bold smuggler

First Line: 'Twas one morn when the wind from the northward blew keenly

Themes:  Smuggling

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1644

Title: Low down in the broom

First Line: My daddy is a canker'd carle

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V2882

Title: Lilies and roses

First Line: The father of Nancy a forester was

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V1616

Title: With a helmet on his brow

First Line: With a helmet on his brow

Themes:  Military

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 16967

Title: John Anderson my jo

First Line: John Anderson my jo, John

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V816

Title: Her mouth with a smile

First Line: Her mouth with a smile

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 1246

Title: Richmond hill

First Line: On Richmond hill there lives a lass

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 3858

Title: Birks of Invermay

First Line: The smiling morn, the breathing spring

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V4995

Title: Fall not in love

First Line: Fall not in love dear girls, beware

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V8947

Title: The gay guitar

First Line: Yes I will leave my father's halls

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V8188

Title: Love and glory

First Line: Young Henry was as brave a youth

Authors:  Dibdin, Thomas, 1771-1841

Themes:  Women soldiers

13th Ballad - Roud Number: 3059

Title: The keel row

First Line: As I came through the Cannon gate

Subjects:  Newcastle (England)

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V757

Title: When a man's a little bit poorly

First Line: When a man's a little bit poorly

15th Ballad - Roud Number: V12264

Title: Pluck'd the fairest flower

First Line: I have plucked the sweetest flower

16th Ballad - Roud Number: V6714

Title: [Hope told a flattering tale]

First Line: Hope told a flattering tale

Johnson Ballads fol. 12

Notes:  MS note: Feb. 1829


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Edition - Bod4902

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, and Toy warehouse 6, Great St. Andrews [sic] St. seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1616

Title: With a helmet on his brow

First Line: With a helmet on his brow

Themes:  Military

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1464

Title: St. Paul's & the Monument

First Line: Late one night, when the moon shone bright, and the wind blew in gusts and squalls

Subjects:  London (England)

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V11983

Title: The quarter day

First Line: Twas on a quarter's day

Themes:  Rent collecting

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V12264

Title: The fairest flower

First Line: I have plucked the sweetest flower

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V8947

Title: The gay guitar

First Line: Yes I will leave my father's halls

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 378

Title: Bonny blue handkerchief

First Line: As early one morning I chanced for to stray

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V17053

Title: The lover's mistake

First Line: A fond youth serenaded his love

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V34886

Title: Billy Barlow's brother

First Line: Look at me! now can't you tell where I was bred?

Johnson Ballads fol. 122

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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 - Bod7043

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 5


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2699

Title: The wounded hussar

First Line: Alone to the banks of the dark rolling Danube

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  Military

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 15024

Title: Jessie, the flower of Dumblane

First Line: The sun has gone down on the lofty Ben Lomond

Authors:  Tannahill, Robert, 1774-1810

Subjects:  Scotland

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 5510

Title: Charlie is my darling

First Line: Charlie is my darling, my darling, my darling

Subjects:  Scotland

Themes:  Jacobite Rebellion, 1745

Firth b.26(176)

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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 - Bod20257

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Office, -- North Road, Preston

Series Identifier: 709


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3296

Title: Shoulder up or The new militia

First Line: Come all you lads of Lancashire, and something you will hear

Themes:  MilitaryMilitia

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1540

Title: The trotting horse

First Line: I can sport as fine a trotting horse as any swell in town

Themes:  Trotting races

2806 c.16(27)

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Harding B 11(3509)

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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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