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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V11087

Titles:
The lady killer, or, I'm a very nice man till you know me

First Lines:
Let maidens pure, sweet ballads chaunt

Themes:
Roguery

Edition - Bod858

Imprint Names:  Edwards, R.G.

Imprint Locations:  Leominster

Imprint: R.G. Edwards. Printer, Leominster


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V29873

Title: 'Tis jolly to hunt

First Line: 'Tis jolly to hunt in the bright moonlight

Themes:  Roguery

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4939

Title: When a good housewife sees a rat

First Line: When a good housewife sees a rat

Notes:  A fill-up

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13248

Title: The Englishman

First Line: There's a land that bears a world-known name

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

Firth b.25(192)

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Edition - Bod6493

Imprint Names:  Cussons, D.

Imprint Locations:  Horncastle

Imprint: D. Cussons, Printer, Horncastle


Ballad - Roud Number: V3311

Title: Chapter of cheats, or The roguery of every trade

First Line: Attend you blades of London, and listen unto me

Themes:  Roguery

Firth b.25(125)

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Edition - Bod2267

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9159

Title: The riggs of the times

First Line: Ye men of high and low degree, come listen to my song

Themes:  Roguery

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3111

Title: The willow tree

First Line: Don't you remember the vows to tender

Harding B 11(3284)

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Edition - Bod15649

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Evans, printer, Long-lane, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V17402

Title: The British spy

First Line: One day as I rambl'd thro' Kensington park

Themes:  Roguery

Harding B 17(40a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20478

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, from Pitts Wholesale Toy & Marble Warehouse, 31, Dudley Street late Monmouth Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V11087

Title: The lady killer, or, I'm a very nice man till you know me

First Line: Let maidens pure, sweet ballads chaunt

Tune: King of the Canibal islands

Themes:  Roguery

Johnson Ballads 541

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3311

Titles:
Chapter of cheats, or The roguery of every trade
Chapter of cheats: or, the roguery of all trades
Chapter of cheats, or the Roguery of every trade
Chapter of cheats or The roguery of every trade

First Lines:
Attend you blades of London and listen unto me
Attend you blades of London, and listen unto me
Come, all you honest tradesmen, and listen unto me
Attend you blades around me, and listen unto me

Themes:
Roguery
Frauds in trade
Tradesmen
Shopkeepers

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