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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5401

Titles:
The lad with the carrotty poll
The lad with his carrotty poll
Lad with a carotty poll

First Lines:
Oh dear good gentlefolks may it be said
Oh dear oh dear good gentlefolks may it be said
Oh dear, oh dear, good gentlefolks, may it be said
Oh dear! oh dear! kind gentle folks let it be said
Oh dear! oh dear! good gentlefolks, may it be said

Themes:
Red hair

Edition - Bod56

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 3046

Title: The red haired man's wife

First Line: You muses divine, combine

Themes:  Red hair

Harding B 26(564)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod2255

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer & Publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro' S.E.

Series Identifier: 198


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3046

Title: Red-haired man's wife. A new song

First Line: Ye muses nine combine, and lend me your aid

Themes:  Red hair

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8028

Title: The muslin

First Line: Miss King was a milliner blessed

Harding B 11(3242)

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Edition - Bod16713

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V5401

Title: Lad with a carotty poll

First Line: Oh dear oh dear good gentlefolks may it be said

Themes:  Red hair

Harding B 25(1043)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17050

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 3046

Title: The red hair'd man's wife. A new song

First Line: Ye muses divine combine and lend me your aid

Themes:  Red hair

Harding B 25(1603)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17051

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V30319

Title: A new song, called The red-headed informer

First Line: All you people that live in your glory

Themes:  Red hair

Harding B 25(1604)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17171

Imprint Names:  Haly

Imprint Locations:  Cork

Date  18--

Imprint: Haly, Printer, Cork


Ballad - Roud Number: 3046

Title: The red-hair'd man's wife

First Line: You muses divine -- combine

Themes:  Red hair

Harding B 26(562)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21579

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  See Harding B 19(11) Slip. Appears also in a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 19(11)


Ballad - Roud Number: 3046

Title: The red-haired man's wife

First Line: You muses divine, combine

Themes:  Red hair

2806 c.15(83)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod6756

Imprint Names:  Orange, W.

Imprint Locations:  North Shields

Date  between 1814 and 1859

Imprint: W. Orange, Printer, North Shields


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1415

Title: The banks of Invarary

First Line: Early one summer's morning, along as I did pass

Themes:  Highwaymen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5401

Title: The lad with the carrotty poll

First Line: Oh dear! oh dear! good gentlefolks, may it be said

Themes:  Red hair

Firth b.25(594)

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Harding B 11(145)

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Edition - Bod2461

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5401

Title: The lad with his carrotty poll

First Line: Oh dear good gentlefolks may it be said

Themes:  Red hair

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1095

Title: Highland Mary

First Line: Ye banks and braes and streams around

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Themes:  Death

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3501

Title: Answer to Sweet home

First Line: I was courted by a young man who did me betray

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V12995

Title: See the conq'ring hero comes

First Line: See the conq'ring hero come

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 18698

Title: Pretty Polly Hopkins

First Line: He - Pretty pretty Polly Hopkins how do you do?

Notes:  Verse and prose

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V3242

Title: Sweet Mary of the dale

First Line: As blythe I tript the other morn

Firth b.28(29b)

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Harding B 11(4001)

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Edition - Bod3845

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: John F. Nugent, & Co. 35, New-row, Dublin


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3826

Title: A new song called The dickey shirts and Jenny Lind hats

First Line: Come all you young females, I hope you will draw near

Themes:  Fashions

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3046

Title: The red-haired man's wife

First Line: You muses divine, combine

Themes:  Red hair

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 166

Title: An admired song called Young Molly Bawn

First Line: Come all you young fellows that follow the gun

Themes:  Shooting

Harding B 19(11)

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Edition - Bod11518

Imprint Names:  Pannell, J.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Imprint: J. Pannell, Printer, 24, Byrom St. Liverpool


1st Ballad

Title: The fatal disappointment

First Line: Fair Annie Gray was the pride of the west

Themes:  SeductionSuicide

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5401

Title: The lad with the carrotty poll

First Line: Oh dear, oh dear, good gentlefolks, may it be said

Themes:  Red hair

Harding B 11(1171)

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Edition - Bod7445

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

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

Notes:  The same setting of type as Firth b.28(29b) but with a different third ballad.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5401

Title: The lad with his carrotty poll

First Line: Oh dear good gentlefolks may it be said

Themes:  Red hair

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1095

Title: Highland Mary

First Line: Ye banks and braes and streams around

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Themes:  Death

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 7836

Title: The good days of old Adam and Eve

First Line: I sing, I sing of good times older

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V12995

Title: See the conq'ring hero comes

First Line: See the conq'ring hero come

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 18698

Title: Pretty Polly Hopkins

First Line: He - Pretty pretty Polly Hopkins, how do you do?

Tune: Merrily oh!

Notes:  Verse and prose

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V3242

Title: Sweet Mary of the dale

First Line: As blythe I tript the other moru [sic]

Firth b.26(81)

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Harding B 11(4000)

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Johnson Ballads 1046

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Johnson Ballads 1047

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Johnson Ballads 3067

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Edition - Bod9938

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 3046

Title: Red haired man's wife

First Line: Ye muses nine combine, and lend me your aid

Themes:  Rejected suitorRed hair

Firth c.18(83)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20881

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: G. Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 250


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 21859

Title: Darby Kelly

First Line: My grandsire beat a drum so neat

Subjects:  Marlborough, John Churchill, Duke of, 1650-1722Wolfe, James, 1727-1759Wellington, Arthur Wellesley, Duke of, 1769-1852

Themes:  MilitarySoldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5401

Title: The lad with the carrotty poll

First Line: Oh dear! oh dear! kind gentle folks let it be said

Themes:  Red hair

2806 c.16(166)

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Firth b.26(489)

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Harding B 11(793)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 3046

Titles:
The red-hair man's wife
Red-haired man's wife. A new song
The red haired man's wife
The red hair'd man's wife
Red haired man's wife
The red haired man's wife. A new song
A new song call'd The red hair'd mans wife
The red-haired man's wife
The red hair'd man's wife. A new song
The red-hair'd man's wife
Red hai[red] man's wife

First Lines:
You muses nine -- combine
Ye muses nine combine, and lend me your aid
Oh, muses divine, combine and lend me your aid
You muses divine, combine
Ye muses nine combine and lend me your aid
Ye muses divine combine and lend me your aid
You muses divine -- combine
You muses devine [sic] combine and lind [sic] me your aid

Themes:
Rejected suitor
Red hair
Letter-writing

Edition - Bod24358

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer, from Pitt's, wholesale [t]oy [and] marble wareshuse [sic], 31 [Dudley] street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1656

Title: Black hare

First Line: One morning in summer by the dawn of the day

Themes:  Sexual intercourse

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3046

Title: Red hai[red] man's wife

First Line: Ye muses nine combine, and lend me your aid

Themes:  Rejected suitorRed hair

Firth b.25(347)

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Firth b.34(30)

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Edition - Bod5828

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer, Toy & Marble warehouse, 31, Dudley Street Sevon [sic] Dials


1st Ballad

Title: A lock of my hair

First Line: To Lunnun I went t' other day

Themes:  Countryman in LondonCourts and lawPoliceRed hair

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 5878

Title: My hearts in the Highlands

First Line: My heart's in the Highlands, my heart is not here

Subjects:  Scotland

Harding B 11(2183)

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Edition - Bod1989

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

Title: The London merchant

First Line: Its of a rich merchant near London we hear

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusMerchantsWomen sailorsTransvestismMurder

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3046

Title: The red haired man's wife. A new song

First Line: Ye muses nine combine and lend me your aid

Themes:  Rejected suitorLetter-writingRed hair

Harding B 11(2188)

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