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Edition - Bod4121

Imprint Names:  Heppel, R.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1827 and 1840

Imprint: Heppel, Printer, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 23119

Title: While pensive I thought on my love

First Line: While pensive I thought on my love

2nd Ballad

Title: The prisoners in Warwick jail

First Line: Come all you young men that in Warwickshire do dwell

Themes:  Prisons

Harding B 28(207)

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Edition - Bod4481

Imprint Names:  Auner, A.W.

Imprint Locations:  Philadelphia, Pa.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: A.W. Auner, Song Publisher, N.E. Cor. 11th, and Market, Philada.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4116

Title: Prisoner's hope. Tramp! tramp! tramp!

First Line: In the prison cell I sit

Authors:  Root, George Frederick, 1820-1895

Themes:  Prisons

Harding B 18(409)

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Edition - Bod5173

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1829

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, wholesale and retail, 10, Great St. Andrew-street, Seven Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V20557

Title: Molly Dodd

First Line: Wake, dearest wake, while the gas lamps are glaring

Themes:  Prisons

Firth b.25(47)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(152a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5268

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:  Harding B 11(729) is another impression

Series Identifier: 208


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 964

Title: [Cou]nty gaol!

First Line: Good people all give ear I pray

Themes:  Prisons

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 54

Title: Barbara Allen

First Line: In Reading town where I was born

Harding B 11(730)

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Edition - Bod2928

Imprint Names:  Hill, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed by J. Hill, 14 Waterloo Road, near the Victoria Theatre

Notes:  Harding B 16(149c) is another issue of the text with a different printer.


Ballad - Roud Number: V6960

Title: The mill! A celebrated parody on The sea

First Line: The mill! -- the mill -- the Brixton treading-mil[l]

Themes:  Prisons

Harding B 15(198a)

Notes:  The illustration and the text are separately printed items. Slip


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Edition - Bod3841

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  See Carnell (1979): F6 for imprint attribution


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1367

Title: A new song called Patrick M'Guire

First Line: My name is Pat M'Guire and how can I conceal

Themes:  Prisons

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2734

Title: An admired song called Youghal harbour

First Line: As I roved out on a summer' morning

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 9057

Title: William and Eliza, or, Lough Erne shore

First Line: You tender young lovers, draw near

Harding B 19(3)

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Edition - Bod12209

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 963

Title: Kirkdale goal [sic]

First Line: Good people give ear I pray

Themes:  Prisons

Harding B 11(2000)

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Edition - Bod12437

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 14


Ballad

Title: Bellevue goal [sic]

First Line: Good people give ear I pray

Themes:  Prisons

Harding B 11(233)

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Edition - Bod12478

Imprint Names:  Clark, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: J. Clark, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: V11055

Title: Newgate street petition to mr. Mayor

First Line: Alack! and well-a-day

Themes:  Prisons

Harding B 11(2645)

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Edition - Bod13408

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  2806 c.16(234) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 29


Ballad

Title: A new song on Preston gaol

First Line: Good people all give ear I pray

Subjects:  Preston (England)

Themes:  Prisons

Harding B 13(292)

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Edition - Bod13949

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 964

Title: The county jail! With new dialogue

First Line: Mind gentlemen, give ear, I pray

Performers:  Pymer, Mr.

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Prisons

Harding B 11(731)

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Edition - Bod14759

Imprint Names:  Hoggett, T.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1816 and 1843

Imprint: Printed by T. Hoggett, Durham


Ballad - Roud Number: V6317

Title: The tread mill, a new song

First Line: Oh dear, what a fuss now is made in each town

Themes:  Prisons

Harding B 25(1946)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15057

Imprint Names:  Taylor, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Printed by W. Taylor, 14, Waterloo Road, near the Victoria Theatre

Notes:  Slip. Harding B 15(198a) is another issue with a different printer


Ballad - Roud Number: V6960

Title: The mill! A celebrated parody on The sea

First Line: The mill! -- the mill -- the Brixton treading-mill

Themes:  Prisons

Harding B 16(149c)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod16435

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 964

Title: County jail

First Line: Good people all give ear I pray

Themes:  Prisons

Harding B 20(32)

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Edition - Bod17968

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V27495

Title: Most lamented lines on the prison torture of mr. William O'Brien in Clonmel jail

First Line: Late as I strayed on a cold winter's evening

Themes:  Prisons

Harding B 26(342)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17986

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V28143

Title: A new song on the liberation of W. O'Brien from Tullamore jail

First Line: The chains are broken again, he's free

Themes:  Prisons

Harding B 26(352)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod19362

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:  Harding B 11(730) is another impression

Series Identifier: 208


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 964

Title: County gaol!

First Line: Good people all give ear I pray

Themes:  Prisons

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 54

Title: Barbara Allen

First Line: In Reading town where I was born

Subjects:  Reading (England)

Firth c.17(71)

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Harding B 11(729)

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Edition - Bod20992

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton, 1 Lr Exchange St Duin [sic]


Ballad

Title: A new song on the gaol of Clonmalal [sic]

First Line: Hard hard is my state

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Prisons

2806 b.9(77)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 26(200)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 2141c

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21875

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 728


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12994

Title: The hero of Bellevue gaol

First Line: I is one of those sort of blokes

Themes:  Prisons

2nd Ballad

Title: Round goes the wheel of life

First Line: I'm going to sing a noble strain

Performers:  Breeze, Harry

2806 c.16(171)

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Firth c.26(164)

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Harding B 11(1531)

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Edition - Bod23250

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V4021

Title: The humours of Cork jail

First Line: Good people all, give ear I pray, and listen awhile to what I say

Themes:  Prisons

Harding B 26(260)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5167

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Great st. Andrew street 7 dials

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(385)


Ballad - Roud Number: 83

Title: The bold prisoner

First Line: As I was a walking for my recreation

Themes:  Prisons - escape

Firth c.17(13)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 16(29c)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod5781

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer, (from Pitt's) wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 31, Dudley Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V13743

Title: Flyme Clarke's wild lament

First Line: Well, here I am a wretched man

Subjects:  Brixton (England)

Themes:  PrisonsPolice

Harding B 11(1238)

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Johnson Ballads 504

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Edition - Bod5856

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew street 7 dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 83

Title: The bold prisoner

First Line: As I was a walking for my recreation

Themes:  Prisons

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V659

Title: The land we live in

First Line: Since our foes to invade us have long been preparing

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

Harding B 11(385)

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Johnson Ballads 740

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Johnson Ballads 741

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Johnson Ballads 742

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Johnson Ballads 743

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Opie P 550(14b)

Edition - Bod12042

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 382


Ballad - Roud Number: V2814

Title: Iron child

First Line: Draw near awhile good people all

Themes:  PrisonsPaternity

Harding B 11(1801)

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Edition - Bod13205

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15803

Title: The ship went up, then went down

First Line: It was but last Whitsuntide

Authors:  Buckle, J.E.

Themes:  Excursions

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7140

Title: Wakefield jail, or, Face the wall

First Line: Kind friends if you listen unto my little rhyme

Themes:  Prisons

Harding B 11(3501)

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