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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8448

Titles:
The lady and the Welsh ploughboy

First Lines:
All in the month of May

Themes:
Ploughboys

Edition - Bod9783

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 24888

Title: The lady and the Welsh ploughboy

First Line: All in the month of May

Themes:  Ploughboys

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8449

Title: The Welshboy's answer [to the lady and the Welsh ploughboy]

First Line: The welsh boy overhearing

Firth c.18(181)

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Harding B 11(2036)

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Edition - Bod8880

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High-street, St. Giles


Ballad - Roud Number: 151

Title: The lark in the morning

First Line: As I was a walking one morning in May

Themes:  PregnancyPloughboys

Firth c.18(172)

Notes:  Slip


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6886

Titles:
Young William of the Wear

First Lines:
Come all you jolly ploughboys and listen to my song

Themes:
Social status
Ploughboys

Edition - Bod8871

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed & Published, by H. Such, 177, (late 123), Union Street, Borough


Ballad - Roud Number: V6886

Title: Young William of the Wear

First Line: Come all you jolly ploughboys and listen to my song

Themes:  Social statusPloughboys

Firth c.18(180)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9748

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer and Publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro'

Series Identifier: 294


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1060

Title: Rosetta & her gay ploughboy

First Line: You constant lovers give attention

Themes:  Lovers partedCruel fatherPloughboys

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13770

Title: The fairy tempter

First Line: A fair girl was sitting in a green wood shade

Firth c.18(182)

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Edition - Bod9830

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

Imprint Locations:  YorkNewcastleCarlisle

Date  c.1860

Imprint: W.R. Walker, Printer, Royal Arcade, Newcastle-upon-Tyne [and] Sold by B. Stewart, Stewart [sic], Botchergate, Carlisle; and Wm. Dalton, Walmgate, York

Series Identifier: 200


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 271

Title: Vilikens and his Dinah

First Line: It is of a rich merchant I am going for to tell

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  MerchantsCruel fatherSuicide

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 986

Title: Cupid the pretty ploughboy

First Line: As I walked out one May morning when May was all in bloom

Themes:  Social statusPloughboys

Firth c.18(231)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1060

Titles:
Rosetta and her gay ploughboy
Rosetta & her gay ploughboy
The farmer's daughter and the gay ploughboy
Rosetta and the gay ploughboy
Rosetta and her plough boy

First Lines:
You constant lovers give attention
You constant love[r]s give attention

Themes:
Courtship - difference in social status
Cruel father
Lovers parted
Ploughboys

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 986

Titles:
Cupid the pretty plough-boy
Cupid, the pretty ploughboy
Cupid the pretty ploughboy
Cupid the pretty plough boy

First Lines:
As I walk'd out one May morning
As I walked out one May morning when May was all in bloom
As I walked out one May morning

Themes:
Letter-writing
Ploughboys
Rural society
Social status
Courtship - difference in social status
Agricultural laborers

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