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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3071

Titles:
White slaves of England

First Lines:
O England that boasts of her riches so rare

Themes:
Seamstresses

Edition - Bod2831

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1844 and 1845

Imprint: E. Hodges, from Pitt's Toy and Marble Warehouse, 31. Monmouth [Str]eet, 7 Dials

Notes:  Part of a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 11(905).


Ballad

Title: The distressed sempstress

First Line: You gentles of England, I pray give attention

Tune: Jenny Jones

Themes:  Seamstresses

Firth c.16(326)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 15(87b)

Notes:  Harding B 15(87b); Imperfect: torn at upper right corner. Slip


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Edition - Bod14954

Imprint Names:  Taylor, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1859 and 1899

Imprint: Published at Taylor's Song Mart, 93, Brick Lane, Bethnal Green


Ballad - Roud Number: V3071

Title: White slaves of England

First Line: O England that boasts of her riches so rare

Tune: Little Nell

Themes:  Seamstresses

Harding B 15(373b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9306

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V17564

Title: Sewin' class song

First Line: Come, lasses, let's cheer up, an' sing, it's no use lookin' sad

Tune: The old English gentleman

Authors:  Laycock, Samuel, 1826-1893

Themes:  Seamstresses

Firth c.16(339)

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Edition - Bod20246

Imprint Names:  King

Imprint Locations:  Bristol

Imprint: King, Typ. 15, St. Augustine's Back, between the Draw and Stone bridges


Ballad - Roud Number: V1700

Title: The song of the shirt

First Line: With fingers weary and worn

Authors:  Hood, Thomas, 1799-1845

Themes:  Seamstresses

Johnson Ballads 2861

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Edition - Bod11512

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 127


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V33259

Title: The farm yard

First Line: Oh, when my farm is taken

Themes:  Farmers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15008

Title: Stitch goes the needle!

First Line: Females work too hard I'm told

Themes:  Seamstresses

Harding B 11(1166)

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Edition - Bod9911

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, Church-street, Preston

Series Identifier: 535


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1700

Title: The song of the shirt!

First Line: With fingers weary and worn

Authors:  Hood, Thomas, 1799-1845

Themes:  Seamstresses

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8045

Title: Kiss me now or never

First Line: The morn was fair, the month was May

Themes:  Kissing

2806 c.13(131)

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Edition - Bod13991

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1844 and 1845

Imprint: E. Hodges, from Pitt's Toy and Marble Warehouse, [31, Monmouth] Street, 7 Dials


1st Ballad

Title: The distressed sempstress

First Line: You gentles of England, I pray give attention

Tune: Jenny Jones

Themes:  Working classSeamstresses

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V220

Title: The bloom is on the rye

First Line: My pretty Jane, my dearest Jane

Authors:  Fitzball, Edward, 1792-1873

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V496

Title: All the lads in the village come wooing to me

First Line: While the girls of our village are dressing and gadding

Harding B 11(905)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1700

Titles:
The song of the shirt!
Song of the shirt
The song of the shirt

First Lines:
With fingers weary and worn

Themes:
Working class
Seamstresses
Poverty
Slavery
Turks

Edition - Bod2354

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: George Walker, Printer, Sadler-street, Durham

Series Identifier: 45


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1700

Title: The song of the shirt

First Line: With fingers weary and worn

Authors:  Hood, Thomas, 1799-1845

Themes:  SeamstressesPovertyWorking classSlaveryTurks

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13623

Title: The white squall

First Line: The sea was bright, and the bark rode well

Authors:  Johns, R.

Themes:  Shipwreck

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13866

Title: I dream't of marble halls

First Line: I dreamt that I dwelt in marble halls

Authors:  Bunn, A. (Alfred), 1796-1860

Harding B 11(3601)

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Edition - Bod12873

Imprint Names:  Cadman, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1855

Imprint: Cadman, Printer, Manchester

Series Identifier: 326


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1700

Title: Song of the shirt

First Line: With fingers weary and worn

Authors:  Hood, Thomas, 1799-1845

Themes:  SeamstressesSlaveryTurksPovertyWorking class

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 211

Title: The Bonny Grey

First Line: Come you cock merchants far and near

Themes:  Cockfighting

Harding B 11(3602)

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Edition - Bod8827

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union- street, Borough

Series Identifier: 626


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1700

Title: The song of the shirt

First Line: With fingers weary and worn

Authors:  Hood, Thomas, 1799-1845

Themes:  SeamstressesSlaveryTurksPovertyWorking class

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1354

Title: Young William of the waggon train

First Line: One lovely morning as I was walking

Harding B 11(3603)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8298

Titles:
The sewing machine

First Lines:
I am one of those unlucky chaps, who once did fall in love
I'm one of those unlucky chaps, who once did fall in love

Themes:
Deception
Courts and law
Oxford Street (London, England)
Seamstresses

Edition - Bod11798

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High street, St. Giles, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 9059

Title: Norah M'Shane

First Line: I've left Ballymornach a long way behind me

Themes:  Irish exiles

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23596

Title: The anchor's weighed

First Line: The tear fell gently from her eye

Authors:  Arnold, Samuel James, 1774-1852

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V8298

Title: The sewing machine

First Line: I am one of those unlucky chaps, who once did fall in love

Themes:  DeceptionCourts and lawSeamstressesOxford Street (London, England)

Harding B 11(56)

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