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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 529

Titles:
Kelly the pirate

First Lines:
Come listen awhile and give hear [sic] to my song
Come bold British tars give an ear to my song
Come listen awhile and give ear to my song

Themes:
Piracy

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1192

Titles:
The rover of the seas

First Lines:
I'm rover of the seas
I'm the rover of the seas

Themes:
Piracy

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 9381

Titles:
The terrible privateer

First Lines:
You sailors all of courage bold

Themes:
Piracy

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1666

Titles:
The Borneo heroes

First Lines:
Come all you jolly sailors bold, the truth you soon shall know

Subjects:
Cochrane, Thomas John, 1789-1872

Themes:
Piracy

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13706

Titles:
The pirates' bride
The pirate's bride
The pirates bride
Pirate's bride

First Lines:
Good bye, my love, good bye, my bark is on the bay
Good bye my love, good bye, my bark is on the bay
Good bye, my love, good bye

Themes:
Piracy

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 104

Titles:
A true relation of the life and death of Sir Andrew Barton, a pyrate and rover on the seas
A true relation of the death of sir Andrew Barton, a pyrate and rover
Henry Martin
A true relation of the life and death of Sir Andrew Barton, a pirate and rover on the sea
A true relation of the life and death of sir Andrew Barton, a pyrate and rover on the seas

First Lines:
In Scotland there lived three brothere [sic] of late
When Flora with her fragrant flowers
In Scotland there liv'd three brothers of late
There was three brothers in merry Scotland
There were three brothers in merry Scotland

Subjects:
Scotland
Barton, Andrew, d. 1511

Themes:
Piracy

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 224

Titles:
A famous sea-fight, between Captain Ward and the Rainbow
A famous sea fight between Captain Ward and the Rainbow
A new song on Capt. Ward and the rainbow
A famous sea-fight between Captain Ward and the Rainbow
Famous sea fight between capt. Ward and the gallant Rainbow
Ward the pirate
Ward the pirate!

First Lines:
Come all you valiant seamen bold, with courage beat your drum
Strike up he [sic] lusty gallants, with music's sound of drum
Strike up ye lusty gallants
Come all you English seamen with courage beat your drums

Themes:
Piracy

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V276

Titles:
Bold captain Avery
Bold Captain Avery

First Lines:
Come all ye young sailors of courage so bold

Themes:
Piracy

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9212

Titles:
Pirate crew

First Lines:
O'er the wide world of waters, we roam ever free
O'er the wide world of waters we roam ever free

Themes:
Piracy

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 528

Titles:
The bold Princess Royal

First Lines:
On the fourteenth day of February we sail'd from the land
On the fourteenth day of February we sailed from the land
On the fourteenth day of February, we sailed from the land

Subjects:
Newfoundland (Canada)

Themes:
Piracy

Edition - Bod4110

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Printed for W. Armstrong, Liverpool


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 141

Title: The golden glove

First Line: A wealthy young 'squire, of Tamworth we hear

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 104

Title: Henry Martin

First Line: In Scotland there liv'd three brothers of late

Themes:  Piracy

Harding B 28(181)

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Harding B 28(221)

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Edition - Bod4379

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: H. De Marsan, Publisher ... 38 & 60 Chatham St. N.Y.

Notes:  Border: Horned imp. Coloured.


Ballad - Roud Number: V28365

Title: Hicks the pirate

First Line: A mournful tale heart rending

Tune: The rose tree

Themes:  Piracy

Harding B 18(240)

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Edition - Bod1130

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, Church st., Preston

Series Identifier: 419


Ballad - Roud Number: V15033

Title: I'm afloat!

First Line: I'm afloat, I'm afloat, on the fierce rolling tide

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

Themes:  Piracy

Firth b.25(354a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1241

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed & Published, by H. Such, 177 Union Street, Boro' S.E.

Series Identifier: 285


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1531

Title: The rambler from Clare

First Line: The first of my courtship that ever was known

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 528

Title: The bold Princess Royal

First Line: On the fourteenth day of February we sailed from the land

Themes:  Piracy

2806 b.11(9)

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Harding B 11(3220)

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Edition - Bod1861

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Evans, No. 41, Long-lane, West- Smithfield, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 224

Title: A famous sea-fight, between Captain Ward and the Rainbow

First Line: Strike up ye lusty gallants

References:

ESTC: T192414

Themes:  Piracy

Harding B 4(107)

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Edition - Bod5336

Imprint Names:  Shelmerdine, W.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Imprint: W. Shelmerdine & Co. Printers

Notes:  For versions of these illustrations, see Croxall's Aesop (1722).


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V856

Title: The death of General Wolfe

First Line: When ancient Romans did lament

Subjects:  Wolfe, James, 1727-1759

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 224

Title: A new song on Capt. Ward and the rainbow

First Line: Come all you English seamen with courage beat your drums

Themes:  Piracy

Harding B 11(831)

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Edition - Bod5422

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Printed by Ryle and Co., 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 292

Title: The lass of Glenshee

First Line: On a bonny day, when the heather was blooming

Subjects:  Scotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V257

Title: The black flag

First Line: Oh, ever a rover's life for me

Themes:  Piracy

Firth b.26(227)

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Edition - Bod5659

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, Preston


Ballad - Roud Number: 224

Title: Ward the pirate!

First Line: Come all you valiant seamen bold, with courage beat your drum

Themes:  Piracy

Firth c.12(7)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod705

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1658 and 1664

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, and W. Gilbertson


Ballad - Roud Number: 104

Title: A true relation of the life and death of sir Andrew Barton, a pyrate and rover on the seas

First Line: When Flora with her fragrant flowers

Tune: Come follow me love

References:

ESTC: R185701

Subjects:  Barton, Andrew, d. 1511

Themes:  Piracy

Wood 401(55)

Notes:  On the reverse is a MS note by Wood describing the historical figure of Henry VIII's reign, Andrew Breton (known as Barton) with reference to Edward Herbert, The life and raigne of king Henry the eighth (1672) [first printed 1649].


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Edition - Bod723

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Gilbertson, W.Wright, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1655 and 1658

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, J. Wright, T. Vere, and W. Gilbertson


Ballad - Roud Number: V30770

Title: The seamans song of Captain Ward, the famous pyrate of the world, and an English[man] born

First Line: Gallants you must understand

Tune: The king's going to Bulleign

References:

ESTC: R183649

Themes:  Piracy

Wood 402(39)

Notes:  Cropped at right edge


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Edition - Bod745

Imprint Names:  Wright, E.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1630]

Imprint: London Printed for E.W.

Notes:  Reference: STC 1539.5


Ballad - Roud Number: 104

Title: A true relation of the life and death of Sir Andrew Barton, a pirate and rover on the sea

First Line: When Flora with her fragrant flowers

Tune: Come follow me love

References:

ESTC: S1777

Themes:  Piracy

Wood 402(36, 37)

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Edition - Bod2021

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

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

Series Identifier: 699


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 6954

Title: The low-back car

First Line: When first I saw sweet Peggy

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15033

Title: I'm afloat

First Line: I'm afloat, I'm afloat, on the fierce rolling tide

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

Themes:  Piracy

Harding B 11(2254)

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Edition - Bod2309

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: J. Pitts Printer, and Wholesale Toy Warehouse Great St. Andrew street seven dials

Notes:  Harding B 25(232) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V276

Title: Bold captain Avery

First Line: Come all ye young sailors of courage so bold

Themes:  Piracy

Harding B 17(33a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod3963

Imprint Names:  The Poet's Box

Imprint Locations:  Belfast

Date  between 1846 and 1852

Imprint: Sold only at the \"Poet's Box\" and General Printing-office, 1, Castle-court, Belfast


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15033

Title: I'm afloat, I'm afloat

First Line: I'm afloat, I'm afloat, on the fierce rolling tide

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

Themes:  Piracy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13881

Title: The old house at home

First Line: Oh, the old house at home where my forefathers dwelt

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

Harding B 26(266)

Notes:  Slip Slip


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Edition - Bod11802

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 529

Title: Kelly the pirate

First Line: Come bold British tars give an ear to my song

References:

ESTC: T196250

Themes:  Piracy

Harding B 22(138)

Notes:  Slip


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