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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 - Bod1231

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 62


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3290

Title: 4th West militia

First Line: As time is on the wing, a song I'll try and sing

Tune: The grand march

Themes:  MilitaryMilitia

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13469

Title: The banished defender

First Line: You Catholics of Erin, give ear unto these lines I write

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Catholic Church

Firth c.26(107)

Notes:  Printer was probably T. Pearson; see Harding B 15(5b)


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Firth c.26(167)

Notes:  Printer was probably T. Pearson; see Harding B 15(5b)


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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 - Bod7008

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V8189

Title: She died for love, and he for glory

First Line: Young Henry was as brave a youth

Authors:  Dibdin, Thomas, 1771-1841

Themes:  MilitaryWomen soldiers

Firth b.26(141b)

Notes:  Attached to another slip, Firth b.26(141a) Slip

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 - 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 - Bod9004

Imprint Names:  Morgan, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed for the Author John Morgan, Anne Street, Westminster


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V32691

Title: The farewell to Hounslow of col. W--- and the 7th Hussars

First Line: You Hounslow folks it is no joke

Authors:  Morgan, John

Themes:  MilitaryFlogging

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1975

Title: The shoemaker and the snob

First Line: Oh, here's a set out so help my bob

Authors:  Morgan, John

Themes:  Shoemakers

Firth c.14(356)

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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 - Bod23184

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V3266

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

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

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

Themes:  MilitaryVolunteer militia

Curzon b.31(94)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1655

Titles:
The standard of England and the [b]anner of France
The standard of England and banner of France
The standard of England and the banner of France

First Lines:
[H]ark! hark! how the lion is roaring
Hark! hark! how the lion is roaring

Themes:
Military
Crimean War, 1853-1856

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9045

Titles:
The death of Dermot

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

Subjects:
Ireland

Themes:
Military
Soldiers - death in battle

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6882

Titles:
The colours the ladies should wear
Colours the ladies should wear

First Lines:
The red, white and blue is now flying
The Red, white, and blue is now flying

Themes:
Military
Crimean War, 1853-1856

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 13819

Titles:
Up with the stan[dard] of Engla[nd]
Up with the standard of England!
Up with the standard of England

First Lines:
Hark, where the Lion is roaring!
Hark, where the Lion is roaring
Hark! hark! where the Lion is roaring

Themes:
Military
Crimean War, 1853-1856

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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Edition - Bod7083

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1855]

Imprint: Rial and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V15415

Title: Capture & destruction of Sebastopol

First Line: Cheer lads, cheer! the enemy is quaking

Tune: Cheer, boys, cheer!

Themes:  MilitaryCrimean War, 1853-1856

Firth b.26(215)

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Firth c.14(369)

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Edition - Bod7178

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer & Publisher, 123, Union Street, Boro' S.E.

Notes:  Firth c.14(276) is another edition Harding B 11(2820) is another edition Harding B 11(2821) is another edition. Firth c.14(276) is another edition Harding B 11(2820) is another edition Harding B 11(2821) 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

Firth b.26(322)

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Edition - Bod7364

Imprint Names:  Walker and son

Imprint Locations:  Otley

Imprint: Walker and Son, Printer, Otley

Series Identifier: 271


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3248

Title: The brave volunteer

First Line: The last golden beam kissed the brows of the mountain

Tune: Will Watch

Themes:  MilitarySoldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20456

Title: Oh, say not earth's a desert drear!

First Line: O, say not earth's a desert drear

Tune: Shells of the ocean

Authors:  Thompson, George

Themes:  WomenMarriage - men

Firth b.26(494)

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Harding B 11(440)

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Johnson Ballads 3363

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Edition - Bod7388

Imprint Names:  Dalton, W.Walker, W.R.Stewart, B.

Imprint Locations:  YorkNewcastleCarlisle

Date  c.1860

Imprint: Printed by W.R. Walker, Royal Arcade, Newcastle-on-Tyne. Sold by B. Stewart, Botchergate, Carlisle, and W. Dalton, York

Notes:  The caption of the illustration reads: A sharp contest for a rotten seat

Series Identifier: 232


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V11131

Title: Have faith in one another

First Line: Have faith in one another, when you meet in friendship's name

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3074

Title: A new version of the Red, white, & blue

First Line: 'Tis the signal gun peeling [sic] its thunder

Themes:  MilitaryCrimean War, 1853-1856

Firth b.26(517)

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Harding B 11(1491)

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