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Edition - Bod7905

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 739


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1180

Title: The four seasons

First Line: Come all you lads and lasses, I pray give attention

Themes:  Seasons

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V453

Title: Do you think I can forget

First Line: As the sun is to the morning

Firth b.34(113)

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Edition - Bod8867

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15140

Title: Spring, spring, gentle spring

First Line: Spring, spring, gentle spring

Themes:  Seasons

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 311

Title: The bold trooper

First Line: Good people draw nigh and I'll sing you a song

Firth c.14(202)

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Edition - Bod20120

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [c.1908]

Ballad - Roud Number: V25962

Title: Sonnet. Passion and spring

First Line: These primroses and purple violets

Themes:  Seasons

Edition - Bod20159

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [c.1911]

Ballad - Roud Number: V32644

Title: A lullaby The seasons

First Line: Spring is coming! Spring is coming!

Authors:  Walker, Mary Hildegard

Themes:  Seasons

Edition - Bod18581

Imprint Names:  Sabine and Son

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1800 and 1849

Imprint: Printed and sold by Sabine and Son, 81, Shoe Lane, Fleet Street, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V13163

Title: The lamp-lighter's poem

First Line: Again my muse her gratitude displays

Themes:  SeasonsLamplighters

Harding B 37(12)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 2675

Titles:
Robin's petition
The robin's petition. A favourite song
The robin's petition
The robins petition

First Lines:
When the leaves had forsaken the tree
When the leaves had deserted the trees
When the leaves had forsaken the trees

Themes:
Seasons
Robin, the

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13163

Titles:
The lamp-lighter's poem
The gas lamp lighters' poems

First Lines:
Again old time the merry season brings
Again my muse her gratitude displays

Themes:
Seasons
Christmas
Lamplighters
Religion

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1088

Titles:
The warbling waggoner
Jolly waggoner
Warbling waggoner
Warbling wagoner
The jolly waggoner

First Lines:
When first I went a waggoning
When first I went a waggontng [sic]
When First I went a waggoning, a waggoning did go
When first I went a waggoning, a waggoning did go

Themes:
Seasons
Waggoners
Railways
Carriers

Edition - Bod11589

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed by J. Pitts, 6, Great st Andrew street 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1180

Title: Four seasons of the year

First Line: Come all you lads and lasses awhile give attention

Themes:  Seasons

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4051

Title: Covent garden ramble

First Line: One night in Covent garden

Themes:  ClergyProstitutionMethodists

Harding B 11(1253)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9249

Titles:
A new song called Julia and Phoebus
The age and life of man; or, A short description of his nature, rise and fall, according to the twelve months of the year
The age and life of man, or A short description of his nature, rise, and fall, according to the twelve months of the year

First Lines:
How heavy the time rolls away
Upon the sixteen hundred year

Themes:
Seasons
Life of man
1653

Edition - Bod5563

Imprint Names:  White, J.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  between 1711 and 1769

Imprint: Newcastle upon Tyne, Printed and Sold by John White


Ballad - Roud Number: V9249

Title: The age and life of man; or, A short description of his nature, rise and fall, according to the twelve months of the year

First Line: Upon the sixteen hundred year

Tune: The isle of Kill

References:

ESTC: T21113

Themes:  SeasonsLife of man1653

Douce Ballads 3(1a)

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Edition - Bod8136

Imprint Names:  Dickinson, B.W.

Imprint Locations:  York

Date  between 1823 and 1834

Imprint: Printed for B.W. Dickinson, Petergate, York


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2675

Title: The robin's petition

First Line: When the leaves had deserted the trees

Themes:  Seasons

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V671

Title: Peep at the coronation

First Line: At home, in our village, when we'd done our daily labor

Themes:  Coronation of William IV

Firth c.16(451)

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Edition - Bod11224

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: Henry Disley, Printer, 57, High Street, St. Giles, London. W.C.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1601

Title: Faithful Ellen, dear

First Line: Farewell, dearest Ellen, the ocean now calls me

Tune: Why did she leave him

Themes:  Social statusWomen sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1088

Title: The jolly waggoner

First Line: When first I went a waggoning

Themes:  RailwaysCarriersSeasons

Harding B 11(1123)

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