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Edition - Bod9496

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, High-street, St. Gil[es]


Ballad - Roud Number: V5630

Title: The model workhouse master!

First Line: Come all you females pay attention

Subjects:  Bethnal Green, London (England)

Themes:  Rape

Harding B 13(111)

Notes:  Imprint torn


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Edition - Bod15504

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed & Sold by J Pitts 6 Great st Andrew seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V300

Title: Fair Evelyn's bower

First Line: Oh! weep for the hour

Themes:  Rape

Firth b.26(16)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 17(87b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod19217

Imprint Names:  Taylor, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 21884

Title: The cruel sea-captain, and Nancy of Yarmouth

First Line: It is of a sea captain in Yarmouth did dwell

Themes:  Rape

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2050

Title: My native land good night

First Line: Adieu! adieu! my native shore

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

Johnson Ballads 1211

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Edition - Bod5901

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, and Wholesale Toy Warehouse, 6, Great st. Andrew Street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 21411

Title: Poverty's no sin

First Line: Poor Kate with nosegay basket trim

Themes:  SailorsRape

Harding B 12(82)

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Johnson Ballads 957

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Edition - Bod12282

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V20661

Title: Annie Devine, the Morpeth servant

First Line: Please to draw near and I'll sing you a song

Themes:  ServantsRape

Harding B 13(140)

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Edition - Bod9549

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  With a prose account


Ballad - Roud Number: V33120

Title: The awful murder and mutilation of a child at Blackburn

First Line: O, listen to the awful and heartrending tale

Subjects:  Blackburn (England)

Themes:  MurderRape

Firth c.17(193)

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Edition - Bod9618

Imprint Names:  Lucksway, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Lucksway Printer Graat [sic] Ormond Street


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20444

Title: The naughty Poplar man

First Line: There was a man in Poplar lived

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Rape

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1984

Title: 18 months for the Norwood draper

First Line: Oh dear, oh dear I am so queer

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Theft

Firth c.17(286)

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Edition - Bod24232

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: London, Printed and Sold in Stonecutter-Street, Fleet-Market


Ballad - Roud Number: V477

Title: The unhappy lady of Hackney

First Line: You youthful charming ladies fair

References:

ESTC: N21523

Themes:  IncestRape

Douce Ballads 3(99b)

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Edition - Bod647

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

Title: A new ballad, intituled, a warning to youth, shewing he [sic] lewd life of a merchants son of London

First Line: In London dwelt a merchant man

Tune: The Lady Darcy

References:

ESTC: R235004

Subjects:  Antwerp (Belgium)Richard III, King of England, 1452-1485

Themes:  MerchantsProstitutionRapeMagic

Wood 401(103)

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Edition - Bod6003

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Pitts, 14 Great St. Andrew Street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 8279

Title: The Oxfordshire tragedy; or, The virgin's advice

First Line: You virgins fair of beauty bright

Themes:  MurderLetter-writingRape

Harding B 6(79)

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Johnson Ballads 931A

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Edition - Bod11559

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1182

Title: The fox chase

First Line: The sun had just peep'd his head o'er the hills

Themes:  Hunting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 850

Title: My father's horse

First Line: My father kept a horse & my mother kept a mare

Themes:  Animals

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V733

Title: Answer to Spider & fly

First Line: Will you walk into my parlour said the young man to the maid

Themes:  SeductionRape

Harding B 11(1255)

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Edition - Bod11907

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1875]

Imprint: Disley, Printer, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V34040

Title: The lamentation of a naughty colonel

First Line: Now listen to my song, and I'll not detain you long

Subjects:  Baker, Valentine, 1827-1887

Themes:  Railways1875Rape

Harding B 11(2046)

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Harding B 20(260)

Notes:  Harding B 20(260) is annotated on reverse: Colonel Baker [?] 19/8/75. Holloway Road, Aug. 19, 1875.


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Edition - Bod9541

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson & Son, (Late J. Russell,) Printer, Moor-street Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V9975

Title: Mary Ashford's tragedy, who was ravished and murdered, at Erdington ... on the 27th. day o[f] May 1817

First Line: Mary Ashford's ghost proclaims the sad tale

Subjects:  Birmingham (England)

Themes:  MurderRape1817

Firth c.17(186)

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Edition - Bod16501

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V26778

Title: The lamentation or last farewell to the world of William Voce, who was executed for the murder [of] Mary Dufty

First Line: Remember Lord thy servant in distress

Subjects:  Nottingham (England)

Themes:  MurderRapeExecutions

Harding B 22(145)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod19895

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1875]

Ballad

Title: The colonel and the lady

First Line: Oh have you heard the news oh dear

Subjects:  Baker, Valentine, 1827-1887

Themes:  Railways1875Rape

Johnson Ballads 2409

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Edition - Bod23942

Imprint Names:  Gilbertson, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed for J. Gilbertson, at the Sun and Bible on London- Bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: V13109

Title: The Windsor frolick: or, A hue and cry after a couple of maiden-heads

First Line: Two brisk country girls did agree

Tune: Oh so ungrateful a creature

References:

ESTC: R234112

Themes:  Drinking - womenRape

Douce Ballads 2(251b)

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Edition - Bod10883

Imprint Names:  Rann, J.

Imprint Locations:  Dudley

Imprint: J. Rann, Printer, Dudley


Ballad - Roud Number: 8279

Title: The Oxfordshire tragedy

First Line: Young virgins of fair beauty bright

Themes:  MurderLetter-writingPregnancyRape

G.A. Oxon b.96(2)

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G.A. Oxon c.107(17)

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G.A. fol. A 139*(78)

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Johnson Ballads 1555

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Edition - Bod670

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

Title: The downfall of William Grismond, or, A lamentable murder by him committed at Lainterdine in the County of Hereford the 22 of March, 1650

First Line: O come you wilfull youngmen

Tune: Where is my love

References:

ESTC: R175976

Themes:  MurderRapeCrime - 17th century1650

Wood 401(155)

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Edition - Bod3770

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, 121, Church St., Preston

Notes:  Harding B 11(1830) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 374


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2662

Title: The ivy green

First Line: Ah! a dainty plant is the ivy green

Authors:  Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V596

Title: The flower of Hibernia

First Line: In the land of Hibernia there liv'd a young damsel

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Social statusMurderPress-gangsRape

Harding B 11(1828)

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Edition - Bod11826

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1834]

Ballad - Roud Number: V33123

Title: The life, trial, and execution, of Alex. Richmond

First Line: The awful hour will shortly come

Notes:  With a prose introduction

Subjects:  Reading (England)

Themes:  DrunkennessMurderCrime - 19th centuryRape

Firth c.17(252)

Notes:  Printed on tinted paper. See Firth c.17(253) for variant details.


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Edition - Bod10799

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Preston

Notes:  Harding B 11(1828) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 374


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2662

Title: The ivy green

First Line: Ah! a dainty plant is the ivy green

Authors:  Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V596

Title: The flower of Hibernia

First Line: In the land of Hibernia there liv'd a young damsel

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Social statusMurderPress-gangsRape

Harding B 11(1830)

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Edition - Bod9595

Imprint Names:  Chittick

Imprint Locations:  Bedford

Date  [1834]

Imprint: Chittick, Printer, Bedford

Notes:  With a prose account


Ballad - Roud Number: V30299

Title: The life, trial, and execution, of Alexander Richmond

First Line: All you that have a feeling heart

Subjects:  Reading (England)

Themes:  DrunkennessMurderCrime - 19th centuryRape

Firth c.17(253)

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Edition - Bod16293

Imprint Names:  Turner, J.

Imprint Locations:  Coventry

Date  between 1797 and 1846

Imprint: Coventry: Printed & Sold by J. Turner, High Street


Ballad - Roud Number: 8279

Title: The Oxfordshire tragedy, or Rosanna's overthrow

First Line: Young virgins fair of beauty bright

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentMurderLetter-writingRape

Harding B 23(17)

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Edition - Bod14507

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  With a prose account.


Ballad - Roud Number: V8360

Title: Horrid outrage and murder of a female, at Cleveland

First Line: All you that have got feeling heart

Subjects:  Cleveland (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryRape - 19th century

Harding B 14(172)

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Edition - Bod14513

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: Disley, Printer, London

Notes:  With a prose account.


Ballad - Roud Number: V30531

Title: The horrid murder at Purfleet

First Line: You tender parents pay attention

Subjects:  Purfleet (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryChildrenRape - 19th century

Harding B 14(180)

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