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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 21859

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

First Lines:
My grandsire beat a drum, so neat
My grandsire beat a drum so neat

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

Themes:
Military
Soldiers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V692

Titles:
The girl I adore

First Lines:
Tho' summon'd by honour to far distant plains
Though summon'd by honour to far distant plains
Tho' summoned by honour to far distant plains

Themes:
Soldiers
Military

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12997

Titles:
Hey for the life of a soldier!
Hey for the life of a soldier
Then hey for the life of a soldier

First Lines:
When I was an infant, gossips would say
When I was an infant gossips would say
When I was a infant gossips would say

Themes:
Soldiers
Military

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V937

Titles:
Oh! let me like a soldier fall
O let me like a soldier fall
Let me like a soldier fall
Oh, let me like a soldier fall

First Lines:
Oh! let me like a soldier fall
O let me like a soldier fall
Yes, let me like a s [sic] soldier fall
Oh, let me like a soldier fall
Yes! let me like a soldier fall

Themes:
Soldiers
Military

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 - 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 - Bod8984

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V3296

Title: The new militia train

First Line: Come all you lads and lasses, and something you shall hear

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

Themes:  MilitaryMilitia

Firth c.14(323)

Notes:  Slip


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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 - 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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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 2669

Titles:
The brave musketeer
The old musketeer

First Lines:
Neath a vine-covered porch sat an old musketeer
'Neath a vine covered porch sat an old musketeer
Neath a vine-cover'd porch sat an old musketeer
'Neath a vine-covered porch sat an old musketeer
'Neath a vine-cover'd poreh [sic] sat an old musketeer

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

Themes:
Military
Soldiers - veterans
Soldiers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8189

Titles:
She died for lo[ve] and he for glory
She died for love, and he for glory

First Lines:
Young Henry was as brave a youth

Themes:
Soldiers
Military
Women soldiers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V216

Titles:
When Vulcan forgd the bolts of Jove
Ah! yes, I remember. An answer to Ben Bolt
The silly little maid, or Wooden bolts bad security!
When Vulcan forged the bolts of Jove
Ben Bolt's reply

First Lines:
Ah! yes, I remember that name with delight
There was a little maid
When Vulcan forg'd the [bolts] of Jove
When Vulcan forged the bolts of Jove
Ah! yes I remember that name with delight!

Themes:
Military
Education
Patriotism

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1693

Titles:
The countryman's ramble to London
Countryman's ramble to London
The scarlet runners

First Lines:
At whoam a simple country lad
The scarlet runners we are called

Themes:
Military
Countryman in London

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3266

Titles:
A copy of verses on the review of the British volunteers in the City and suburbs of London by his Majesty

First Lines:
Come all you loyal Britons listen to what I say

Subjects:
George III, King of Great Britain, 1738-1820
London (England)

Themes:
Volunteer militia
Military

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9268

Titles:
British militia men
The British militia-man

First Lines:
Come sound the drum and fire the gun
Come sound the drum & fire the gun

Themes:
Military
Militia
Tradesmen
Soldiers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V418

Titles:
Dashing sergeant
Dashing white Serjeant
The dashing white serjeant
The dashing white sergeant
Dashing white scrgeant [sic]
The white sarjant
Dashing serjeant
Dashing white sergeant

First Lines:
If I had a beau
If I had a beau for a soldier would go
If I had a beau, for a soldier would go

Themes:
Women soldiers
Military
Soldiers

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