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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9295

Titles:
Advice to Dr. Harry Gambol, upon the pulling down of his stage, given by his abused patient

First Lines:
Harry Gambol at last, is gone packing his ways

Themes:
Physicians

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7952

Titles:
Doctor Brown

First Lines:
There liv'd in a country town

Themes:
Physicians

Edition - Bod7444

Imprint Names:  Pigott, G.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Pigott, Printer, 60, Old Street, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V7952

Title: Doctor Brown

First Line: There liv'd in a country town

Themes:  Physicians

Firth b.26(8)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(530)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14095

Imprint Names:  Watts, T.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Imprint: Watts, Printer and Publisher, 14, Snow-Hill, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: 15072

Title: The doctor's boy

First Line: I'm going to sing, so listen you all

Themes:  Physicians

Harding B 11(913)

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Edition - Bod14443

Imprint Names:  Bishop

Imprint Locations:  Cowes

Imprint: Bishop, Printer, Lord Hood, Capstan-square Point

Notes:  With a prose introduction.


Ballad - Roud Number: V27156

Title: Miraculous powers of Mr. John Hogan, who can cause the lame to walk and the blind, to see

First Line: A wonderful man in the Isle of Wight

Themes:  Physicians

Harding B 13(59)

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Edition - Bod16306

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: London: Printed for A. B---tr, one who has had expensive Experience of the Doctor's Barbarous Practice


Ballad - Roud Number: V9295

Title: Advice to Dr. Harry Gambol, upon the pulling down of his stage, given by his abused patient

First Line: Harry Gambol at last, is gone packing his ways

Tune: Which no body can deny

Themes:  Physicians

Harding B 2(81)

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Edition - Bod7687

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20446

Title: The doctors they all are naughty

First Line: The doctors now are all getting in fault

Themes:  Physicians

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1852

Title: Brandy and Godfrey's cordial

First Line: There has been such a jolly row

Themes:  TavernsPregnancyPhysicians

Firth b.27(443)

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Firth c.17(278)

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Harding B 11(915)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1973

Titles:
The physical snob

First Lines:
I am a physical snob, sirs

Themes:
Shoemakers
Physicians

Edition - Bod13266

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 23610

Title: Why did my master sell me

First Line: Oh! I have lost my Dinah

Themes:  Slavery

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 15072

Title: Doctor's boy

First Line: Listen while I tell to you, I feel so jolly bad

Themes:  Physicians

Harding B 11(4183)

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Edition - Bod14096

Imprint Names:  King, T.Green, G.

Imprint Locations:  BirminghamLondon

Date  c.1845

Imprint: Printed by T. King, Birmingham, and sold by G. Green, at his Music Stall, near the Turnpike, City Road, and at 27, Featherstone-street, City Road


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V27838

Title: The doctor's knock

First Line: What a terrible man the doctor is

Themes:  Physicians

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V21059

Title: The song of steam

First Line: Harness me down with your iron bands

Themes:  Railways

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V4835

Title: Don't say one thing and mean another

First Line: The little lane, the greenwood lane

Harding B 11(914)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 18226

Titles:
Medicine Jack

First Lines:
Good people all, both great and small
I am a leaned [sic] sugeon [sic], my name is doctor Quack

Themes:
Medicine
Physicians
Street traders

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1852

Titles:
Brandy and Godfrey's cordial

First Lines:
There has been such a jolly row

Themes:
Pregnancy
Physicians
Taverns

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4886

Titles:
Dolly Dobbs

First Lines:
Oh what a cruel thing is love, and that you'll not deny

Themes:
Rejected suitor
Physicians

Edition - Bod5891

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Toy Warehouse, 6, St. Andrew Street, Seven Dial


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4886

Title: Dolly Dobbs

First Line: Oh what a cruel thing is love, and that you'll not deny

Themes:  Rejected suitorPhysicians

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V313

Title: The pride of the valley

First Line: Tis the pride of our valley

Harding B 11(928)

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Edition - Bod2661

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Burbage and Stretton, Printers, Nottingham

Sheet References:  ESTC: T196742

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V11019

Title: Messmates at sea. A new song

First Line: Old Oakum, Main-brace, honest Jack

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1973

Title: The physical snob

First Line: I am a physical snob, sirs

Themes:  ShoemakersPhysicians

Harding B 12(151)

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Edition - Bod12800

Imprint Names:  Aldermary Church Yard

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed and Sold in Aldermary-Church Yard, Bow Lane, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V26910

Title: The politick lover; or, The young gentleman's frolick. Outwitting his sweetheart by a bottle of sack

First Line: You lovers of England, whatever you be

References:

ESTC: T206802

Themes:  Rejected suitorMedicinePhysicians

Douce Ballads 3(78a)

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Edition - Bod14875

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden-street, Oldham-road, Manchester; sold by J. Beaumont, 176, York-street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 220


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 15072

Title: Doctor's boy

First Line: I'm going to sing, so listen all

Themes:  Physicians

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1061

Title: Wealthy farmer's son

First Line: Come all you pretty maidens fair, attend unto my song

Themes:  Lovers reunited

2806 c.16(115)

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Harding B 11(912)

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Edition - Bod9919

Imprint Names:  Todd, J.

Imprint Locations:  Easingwold

Date  c.1815

Imprint: Todd, Printer, Easingwold

Series Identifier: 66


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3868

Title: Dr Stafford, and the weavers' daughter

First Line: One evening as walk'd by the rocks of Mile

Themes:  Unrequited lovePhysiciansInsanity

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14136

Title: A traveller stopped at a widows gate

First Line: A traveller stopped at a widow's gate

Authors:  Colman, George, 1762-1836

Firth c.18(55)

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Edition - Bod15116

Imprint Names:  Pollock, J.K.

Imprint Locations:  North Shields

Date  between 1815 and 1855

Imprint: Pollock, Printer, North Shields


Ballad - Roud Number: 3868

Title: Doctor Stafford, and the weaver's daughter

First Line: One evening as I walked, by the rocks of Mile

Themes:  Unrequited lovePhysiciansInsanity

Harding B 25(531)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17527

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 3868

Title: Doctor Stafford

First Line: One day was I was walking down by the banks of Clyde

Subjects:  Clyde River (Scotland)

Themes:  Unrequited lovePhysiciansInsanity

Harding B 25(529)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21930

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.Sansom, T.Hutchinson, R.Crangle, M.Plant, T. and W.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterBirminghamLeedsSunderlandNottingham

Imprint: Sold by T. Pearson, Manchester, also by T. Sansom, 99 Coleshill Street, Birmingham, [and others]

Series Identifier: 764


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7340

Title: I wish that I could swim like J.B. Johnson

First Line: Oh! would I were a little fish

Authors:  Haines, Thomas

Performers:  Walker, Alfred

Themes:  Swimming

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 18226

Title: Medicine Jack

First Line: I am a leaned [sic] sugeon [sic], my name is doctor Quack

Performers:  Walker, Alfred

Themes:  MedicinePhysicians

2806 c.16(225)

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Firth c.26(106)

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Harding B 11(1675)

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Edition - Bod13679

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3868

Title: Young doctor Stafford and the weaver's daughter

First Line: One evening as I walked down by the rocks of Myle

Themes:  Unrequited lovePhysiciansInsanity

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3948

Title: The sprightly painter

First Line: There was a sprightly painter gay

Themes:  Artists

Firth c.18(56)

Notes:  Printed on blue paper.


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Harding B 11(4357)

Notes:  Printed on blue paper.


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Edition - Bod7689

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2310

Title: The doctor outwitted

First Line: I'll tell you a trick that was played the other evening

Themes:  PhysiciansAfricansBody-snatching

2nd Ballad

Title: The lazy lurdane

First Line: You men and maidens attention I pray

Themes:  Marriage

Firth b.27(445)

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Firth c.13(297)

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Edition - Bod23988

Imprint Names:  Beauchamp, M.Swan, S.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1680 and 1720

Imprint: London: Printed for M. Beauchamp, and S. Swan, at the sign ofthe Maidenhead, in New-sommerset-street, near White-Chaple- bars


Ballad - Roud Number: V32829

Title: The virtuous wife's pattern, or a new way to cure wanton husbands

First Line: You merry wives of London, whose husbands go astray

References:

ESTC: R235024

Subjects:  Bristol (England)

Themes:  AdulteryMerchantsPhysiciansProstitutionDeception

Douce Ballads 3(101a)

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Harding B 39(39)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 2310

Titles:
The doctor outwitted
The doctor cheated
The black cook, or The doctor outwitted

First Lines:
I'll tell you a trick that was played the other evening
I'll tell you a trick that was play'd t'other evening
I will tell you a trick, that was played the other night

Subjects:
Glasgow (Scotland)

Themes:
Physicians
Sailors
Africans
Body-snatching
Doctors

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