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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12096

Titles:
A warning to money-hoarders

First Lines:
Bankers are all, by law, compelled to pay their notes in gold

Themes:
Money

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3161

Titles:
The penny and the bob

First Lines:
No matter what your means may be, there's very few I fear

Themes:
Money

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12073

Titles:
I want money

First Lines:
I want money, I want money

Themes:
Money

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6463

Titles:
Loves better then gold: or, Money's an asse

First Lines:
Why should friends & kindred, gravely make thee

Themes:
Money

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12099

Titles:
What won't money do
What won't money do!

First Lines:
Oh, this money, money, money

Themes:
Money

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6952

Titles:
The Chelsea monarch: or Money rules all. A new court ballad

First Lines:
Tho' money thus reigns -- as by title divine

Themes:
Money

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12083

Titles:
[It]'s for money

First Lines:
Why is the world so busy is what I want to know?

Themes:
Money

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12164

Titles:
With all the world against me

First Lines:
How many find, alas! who live in this wide world of ours

Themes:
Money

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12079

Titles:
How the money goes

First Lines:
Money is your only friend

Themes:
Money

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7423

Titles:
The first bawbee

First Lines:
Oh, nane I trow, on a' the earth

Themes:
Money

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V10213

Titles:
Teague's lecture on gold

First Lines:
Teague he was a learned boy

Themes:
Money

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1332

Titles:
Money makes the mare to go

First Lines:
If you will listen unto me

Themes:
Money

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3048

Titles:
The yellow, white and brown

First Lines:
Now fellowmen, my song attend

Themes:
Money

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7623

Titles:
The new coin, O[r], Paddy O'Blaney deceived by the little halfpence growing bigger

First Lines:
Come hither my honey attend unto me

Subjects:
Ireland

Themes:
Money

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 393

Titles:
Adventures of a penny
The adventures of a penny

First Lines:
Long time I've travelled the north country

Themes:
Money

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12080

Titles:
One-pound-one; or, how the money goes

First Lines:
You married people high and low come listen to my song

Themes:
Money

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 23101

Titles:
If I had but a thousand a year
If I had a thousand a-year
If I had a thousand a year

First Lines:
Oh! if I had a thousand a year, Gaffer Green
Oh, if I had a thousan[d] a-year, Gaffer Green
Oh, if I had a thousand a year, Gaffer Green
If I had but a thousand a year, Gaffer Green
Oh, if I had but a thousand a year, Gaffer Green
Oh: if I had a thousand a year, Gaffer Green
Oh! if I had a thousand a year, gaffer Green

Themes:
Money

Edition - Bod4388

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: H. De Marsan, Publisher, 54 Chatham Street, New-York

Notes:  Border: Horned imp.


Ballad

Title: How are you, green-backs?

First Line: We're coming, father Abram, one hundred thousand more

Subjects:  Greeley, HoraceMcClellan, George B., 1826-1885

Themes:  Money

Harding B 18(256)

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Edition - Bod4398

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: H. De Marsan, Dealer in Songs, Toy-books &c. No. 54 Chatham St. N.Y.

Notes:  Border: Military cupid.


Ballad - Roud Number: V12079

Title: How the money goes

First Line: Money is your only friend

Tune: Off she goes

Authors:  Johnston, Eugene T.

Themes:  Money

Harding B 18(258)

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Edition - Bod1341

Imprint Names:  Lindsay, J.

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  between 1851 and 1910

Imprint: Sold by James Lindsay, Printer and Wholesale Stationer, 9 King Street, (off Trongate,) Glasgow

Series Identifier: 252


Ballad - Roud Number: V7423

Title: The first bawbee

First Line: Oh, nane I trow, on a' the earth

Tune: Comin' through the rye

Themes:  Money

2806 c.14(30)

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Firth b.25(534)

Notes:  Firth b.25(534); Imperfect: imprint mutilated.


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Edition - Bod1845

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, at the Gloden [sic] Ball, neer the Hospital-gate, in West-smith-field


Ballad - Roud Number: V6463

Title: Loves better then gold: or, Money's an asse

First Line: Why should friends & kindred, gravely make thee

Themes:  Money

4o Rawl. 566(130)

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Edition - Bod911

Imprint Names:  Williamson, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed for J. Williamson at the Sun & Bible upon London Bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: V26277

Title: The crafty maids approbation

First Line: Draw near to me young girls so fine

Tune: A fig for France

References:

ESTC: R176391

Themes:  Money

Wood E 25(70)

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Edition - Bod6208

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Pearson, Printer, 6, Chadderton st., (off Oldham Road), Manchester

Series Identifier: 15


Ballad - Roud Number: V14294

Title: One pound two

First Line: Now, Maggy dear, I do hear you have been [on] the spree

Themes:  Money

Harding B 16(190a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod6552

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1829

Imprint: T. Birt, 10, Great St. Andrew street


Ballad - Roud Number: V12099

Title: What won't money do!

First Line: Oh, this money, money, money

Themes:  Money

Firth b.25(52)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(304a)

Notes:  Slip

Johnson Ballads 71

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod6626

Imprint Names:  Forth, J.

Imprint Locations:  Pocklington

Imprint: I. Forth, Printer, Market-place, Pocklington


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V21198

Title: The sovereign bank

First Line: A ploughman down in Somersetshire

Themes:  Money

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20688

Title: As I waked last night

First Line: As I waked last night

Firth b.25(283)

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