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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 - Bod13723

Imprint Names:  Morphew, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: London: Printed, and Sold by J. Morphew, near Stationers- hall


Ballad - Roud Number: V18904

Title: Britain's jubilee: a new congratulatory ballad, on the glorious victories obtain'd by the duke of Malborough, over the French

First Line: You tell me Dick you've lately read

Authors:  Escourt

Performers:  Escourt

References:

ESTC: T195338

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

Themes:  Military

Harding B 6(76)

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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 - Bod8798

Imprint Names:  Searle

Imprint Locations:  Barnstaple

Imprint: S. Searle, Printer, Barnstaple


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2336

Title: The misseltoe bough

First Line: The misseltoe hung in the castle hall

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V24803

Title: I would be a soldier still

First Line: Might I march through life again

Themes:  Military

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V8935

Title: The fairies' song

First Line: Within this shelter'd mossy dell

Firth b.26(405)

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Harding B 11(2459)

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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 - Bod16949

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V8420

Title: The Briton

First Line: Come ye bucks who wish to shine

Themes:  Military

Harding B 25(297)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5618

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer, and Publisher, 177, Union- st., Boro'., S.E.

Series Identifier: 531


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 518

Title: Rambling soldier

First Line: I am a soldier blythe and gay

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V121

Title: All's well

First Line: Deserted by the waning moon

Authors:  Dibdin, Thomas, 1771-1841

Themes:  Military

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 4353

Title: Her bright smile haunts me still

First Line: 'Tis years since last we met

Authors:  Carpenter, Joseph Edwards, 1813-1885

Firth b.26(329)

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Firth c.14(201)

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Firth c.20(168)

Notes:  Firth c.20(168) torn upper right corner


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Harding B 11(1522)

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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 - Bod14150

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: W.S. Fortey, Printer, M[onmouth Court]

Notes:  Slip. Harding B 15(169c) is another impression


Ballad - Roud Number: V14815

Title: Lay of the lash

First Line: Why should the soldier or sailor -- back stripped --

Themes:  MilitaryFlogging

Harding B 15(170a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 3103

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod14635

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Notes:  See Harding B 15(170a) for imprint


Ballad - Roud Number: V14815

Title: Lay of the lash

First Line: Why should the soldier or sailor -- back stripped --

Themes:  MilitaryFlogging

Harding B 15(169c)

Notes:  Slip

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 - Bod7141

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer & Publisher, 177, Union Street, Borough. S.E.

Series Identifier: 263


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3365

Title: Jack Rag

First Line: My name is Jack Rag

Themes:  EntertainmentsMythology, classical

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 12680

Title: The woodpecker

First Line: I knew by the smoke that so gracefully curled

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13899

Title: The soldier's dream

First Line: Our bugles sung truce for the night-cloud had lower'd

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  Military

Firth b.26(299)

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Harding B 11(3572)

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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 - Bod8986

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 122


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3296

Title: New militia!

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

Subjects:  Russell, John Russell, Earl, 1792-1878

Themes:  MilitaryMilitia

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13623

Title: The white squall

First Line: The sea was bright and the bark rode well

Authors:  Johns, R.

Themes:  Shipwreck

Firth c.14(325)

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Harding B 11(2658)

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Johnson Ballads 3316

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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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Edition - Bod22340

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V29334

Title: The loyal Buckinghamshire heroes

First Line: Come all you good people, I pray lend an ear

References:

ESTC: T195467

Subjects:  Buckinghamshire (England)

Themes:  MilitaryVolunteer militia

Curzon b.31(93)

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Harding B 22(33)

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Edition - Bod6648

Imprint Names:  Ross, JohnStewartDalton, W.

Imprint Locations:  NewcastleCarlisleYork

Date  between 1847 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and Sold by John Ross, Royal Arcade, Newcastle-on- Tyne; may be had of Stewart, Carlisle, and Dalton, York

Series Identifier: 159


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 8694

Title: Come under my plaidie

First Line: Come under my plaidie, the night's gaun to fa'

Authors:  Macneill, Hector, 1746-1818

Subjects:  Scotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9045

Title: The death of Dermot

First Line: Kathleen, my young bride, thy Dermot is dying

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  MilitarySoldiers - death in battle

Firth b.26(196)

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Harding B 11(664)

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Edition - Bod2164

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union- street, Borough, S.E.

Notes:  Harding B 11(2820) is another impression. Firth b.26(322) is another edition Firth c.14(276) is another edition. Harding B 11(2820) is another impression. Firth c.14(276) is another edition. Firth b.26(322) is another edition

Series Identifier: 133


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2669

Title: The old musketeer

First Line: 'Neath a vine covered porch sat an old musketeer

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

Themes:  MilitarySoldiers - veterans

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14863

Title: My village home

First Line: My village home, my village home

Themes:  Rural society

Harding B 11(2821)

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