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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V11628

Titles:
Signs & sayings of the ancient times

First Lines:
There are curious people in this world

Themes:
Proverbs

Edition - Bod9841

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V11628

Title: Signs & sayings of the ancient times

First Line: There are curious people in this world

Themes:  Proverbs

Harding B 11(3518)

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Edition - Bod17224

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 19760

Title: A tailor's goose can never fly

First Line: Barney Bodkin broke his nose

Tune: When I've money I am merry

Themes:  Proverbs

Harding B 25(1879)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod19469

Imprint Names:  Henderson

Imprint Locations:  Carlisle

Imprint: Henderson, Printer, Carlisle


Ballad - Roud Number: 19760

Title: A bundle of truths

First Line: Barney Bodkin broke his nose

Themes:  Proverbs

Johnson Ballads 1535

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod23368

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby at the Golden Ball in Pye-Corner


Ballad - Roud Number: V9306

Title: The youngmans careless wooing: and the witty maids replication; all done out of old English proverbs

First Line: Down in an arbour devoted to Venus

Tune: Mars and Venus

References:

ESTC: R186956

Themes:  Proverbs

Don. b.13(111)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 19760

Titles:
A bundle of truths
A tailor's goose can never fly
All truth and no lies; or, A tailor's goose will never fly

First Lines:
Barney Bodkin broke his nose
You tradesmen all I pray attend

Themes:
Bailiffs
Proverbs

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9306

Titles:
Radford election. A new song
The youngmans careless wooing: and the witty maids replication; all done out of old English proverbs

First Lines:
Down in an arbour devoted to Venus
Radford freemen lets be jolly

Themes:
Proverbs
Parliamentary elections

Edition - Bod24124

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Imprint: Newcastle upon Tyne: Printed in this present Year


Ballad - Roud Number: V30856

Title: An hundred godly lessons, which a mother on her death-bed gave to her children

First Line: My children dear, mark well my words

References:

ESTC: T36851

Themes:  Religious faithMoralityProverbs

Douce Ballads 3(42a)

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