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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9915

Titles:
The rule of three

First Lines:
Whose house it that my pretty lass

Themes:
Professions

Edition - Bod14823

Imprint Names:  Neesom, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Published by C. Neesom, 93, Brick Lane, Bethnal Green, near the Railway Arch


Ballad - Roud Number: V9915

Title: The rule of three

First Line: Whose house it that my pretty lass

Themes:  Professions

Harding B 15(268b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20193

Imprint Names:  Proctor, H.

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  1856

Imprint: H. Proctor, Printer, 18th Sept. 1856

Notes:  A folded sheet


Ballad - Roud Number: V29911

Title: The recantation, a poem

First Line: Young, saucy, shallow in my views

Authors:  Smith, Horace

Themes:  Professions

Johnson Ballads 2792


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V160

Titles:
The bag of nails

First Lines:
My merry gentle people pray
You very merry gentle people only list a minute
My merry gentle-people pray

Themes:
Professions
Tradesmen

Edition - Bod6233

Imprint Names:  Carvalho, A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Printed and Sold by A. Carvalho, No. 3, Crab Tree, Row Hackney Road


Ballad - Roud Number: V18870

Title: The lawyer and sawyer

First Line: To set up in a village, with tackle and tillage

Themes:  TradesmenProfessions

Harding B 16(283c)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 133

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 133; coloured illustration. Slip


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Johnson Ballads 134

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 134; coloured illustration. Slip


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Edition - Bod6841

Imprint Names:  Jackson, T.A.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1860

Imprint: Printed by Thos. A. Jackson, 6, Moor-street, from 69, Digbeth, Birm.


Ballad - Roud Number: V13166

Title: Sketch of roguery

First Line: Come all you people in this place

Themes:  TradesmenProfessions

Firth b.25(498)

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Edition - Bod10453

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 6532

Title: Bumpers, Esq; Jones

First Line: Ye good-fellows all

Performers:  Beard, John, 1715-1791

Themes:  DrinkingProfessions

Firth c.22(10)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 22(35)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15222

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Marble & Toy warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrews Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V160

Title: The bag of nails

First Line: You very merry gentle people only list a minute

Themes:  TradesmenProfessions

Firth b.26(28)

Notes:  Slip



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Harding B 16(9a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17677

Imprint Names:  Evans, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1813

Imprint: Printed and Sold by T. Evans, 79, Long Lane


Ballad - Roud Number: V20821

Title: Fishermen all

First Line: The world's a great ocean in which all men fish

Themes:  ProfessionsSociety

Harding B 25(658)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod23341

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V545

Title: The plough boy

First Line: A flaxen headed cow-boy

Authors:  O'Keeffe, John, 1747-1833

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15136

Title: The old maid

First Line: When I was a girl of eighteen years old

Themes:  ProfessionsSpinsters

Harding B 11(3031)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 23216

Titles:
The loom and the lathe
The loom and lathe

First Lines:
Like most other men who've been knocking about

Themes:
Professions
Social status

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4812

Titles:
A strange banquet: or, The Devils entertainment by Cook Laurel, at the Peak in Devonshire
A strange banquet; or, The devils entertainment by Cook Laurel at the Peak in Devonshire

First Lines:
Cook Laurel would have the devil his guest

Themes:
Cannibalism
Professions
Satire
Tradesmen

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4795

Titles:
A sup of good whisky

First Lines:
A sup of good whisky will make you glad

Themes:
Nationality
Drinking
Professions

Edition - Bod1892

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1624 and 1680

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, in Vine-street, on Saffron-hill neer Hatton-garden


Ballad - Roud Number: V4812

Title: A strange banquet; or, The devils entertainment by Cook Laurel at the Peak in Devonshire

First Line: Cook Laurel would have the devil his guest

Tune: Cook Laurel

Authors:  Jonson, Ben, 1573-1637

Themes:  TradesmenProfessionsSatire

4o Rawl. 566(207)

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Edition - Bod5752

Imprint Names:  Sanderson

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh

Date  between 1830 and 1910

Imprint: Sanderson, Printer, Edinburgh


Ballad - Roud Number: V4795

Title: A sup of good whisky

First Line: A sup of good whisky will make you glad

Themes:  DrinkingProfessionsNationality

Firth c.22(13)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 3185

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod6136

Imprint Names:  Wrighton, D.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1812 and 1830

Imprint: D. Wrighton, Printer, Snow Hill, Birmingham

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth b.26(522).


Ballad - Roud Number: V4795

Title: A sup of good whisky

First Line: A sup of good whisky will make you glad

Tune: Chapter of Kings

Themes:  DrinkingProfessionsNationality

Firth c.22(12)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 25(1853)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1500a

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1500b

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1501a

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1501b

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 3052

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod6413

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [c.1720]

Ballad

Title: A song entitl'd a Satyr on a [sic] trades

First Line: There's ne're a thriving trader that dayly cheat's the town

Attributation: Song [sic] by Mr. Harper and Mrs. Kavana, at Salsbury, Winchester, Southampton, and Portsmouth

Performers:  Harper, Mr.Kavena, Mrs.

References:

ESTC: N71065

Themes:  ShopkeepersProfessionsFrauds

Firth b.22(f. 27)

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Edition - Bod11869

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9167

Title: How to get a living in this town

First Line: I'll please you all both great and small, if you will give attention

Themes:  Street tradersTradesmenProfessions

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 165

Title: Lovely Nancy

First Line: Adieu my lovely Nancy

Harding B 11(1590)

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Edition - Bod12988

Imprint Names:  Dixon, W.

Imprint Locations:  Workington

Imprint: W. Dixon, Printer


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13361

Title: The fisherman

First Line: I am a jolly fisherman

Themes:  Fishing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 5469

Title: Push along

First Line: I am a man of learning and the ladies say I'm pretty

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  EducationProfessions

Harding B 11(3124)

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Edition - Bod10514

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: H.P. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union Street, Borough, S.E.

Series Identifier: 522


Ballad - Roud Number: V16327

Title: The Nottingham ale

First Line: Fair Venus the goddess of beauty and love

Themes:  DrinkingProfessionsBeer

Firth c.22(30)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod10515

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V16327

Title: A song, to the tune of Nottingham ale

First Line: Venus the goddess of beauty and love

Notes:  A variant of Firth c.22(30) in six stanzas and with a chorus

Themes:  DrinkingProfessionsBeer

Firth c.22(31)

Notes:  Creased and torn Slip.


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Edition - Bod18606

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V1221

Title: The humours of the age

First Line: You've heard, when first this world began

References:

ESTC: T196191

Themes:  TimesProfessionsSociety

Harding B 22(117)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21162

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V20409

Title: The old maids advice to young ladies

First Line: When I was a girl, of eighteen years old

Subjects:  India

Themes:  WealthProfessionsSpinsters

Harding B 11(2812)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9167

Titles:
How to get a living in this town

First Lines:
I'll please you all both great and small, if you will give attention

Themes:
Professions
Street traders
Shopkeepers
Tradesmen

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8756

Titles:
Father and mother and Suke
Father, and mother, and Suke

First Lines:
Says my father, says he, one day to I

Themes:
Frauds
Professions
Countryman in London

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