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Edition - Bod996

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Evans, Printer, Long-lane, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V31061

Title: About long enough

First Line: The cloth taken out, and fresh liquor brought in

Themes:  Singing

Firth b.25(199)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod12698

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 912


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 6093

Title: Paddle your own canoe

First Line: I've travelled about a bit, in my time

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V10010

Title: The Hallelujah band

First Line: O boys, there is a crew, who make such a hubbaboo

Themes:  Singing

Harding B 11(2905)

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Edition - Bod16227

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V34620

Title: Medley of melodists

First Line: We're all singing, sing, sing, singing

Themes:  Singing

Johnson Ballads 231

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod24161

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V17344

Title: While I was out a singing

First Line: How happy I once past my life

Themes:  Singing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3451

Title: The jolly sportsman

First Line: It's once a jolly sportsman came hunting on a lawn

Harding B 11(4150)

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Edition - Bod5622

Imprint Names:  Stephenson

Imprint Locations:  Gateshead

Date  between 1821 and 1850

Imprint: Stephenson, Printer, Gateshead


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V25438

Title: My gallant ship

First Line: My gallant ship rocks high

Authors:  Bell, George

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V25933

Title: The minstrel boy

First Line: O listen to the minstrel boy

Authors:  Bell, George

Themes:  Singing

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3478

Title: Sophia Taylor

First Line: I've mingled with the sweet and young

Authors:  Bell, George

Firth b.26(434)

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Edition - Bod10802

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121, Church street, Preston

Series Identifier: 542


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1192

Title: Old Rosin the beau

First Line: I'm a Yankee boy seeking my fortune

Notes:  Differs from Harding B 11(3340)

Themes:  Singing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V19238

Title: Fourpence h'apenny cap

First Line: Good people all both great and small of every degree

Themes:  Fashions

2806 c.13(137)

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Edition - Bod5883

Imprint Names:  Hoggett, T.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1816 and 1843

Imprint: Hoggett, Printer, Durham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1711

Title: A new song, called The dandy, or, a Peep at high life

First Line: I'm but a simple clown

Subjects:  Wellington, Arthur Wellesley, Duke of, 1769-1852

Themes:  SoldiersFashionsSingingDuelling

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1247

Title: The garland of love

First Line: How sweet are the flowers that grow by yon fountain

Authors:  Hook, Theodore Edward, 1788-1841

Harding B 11(783)

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Edition - Bod6857

Imprint Names:  King, T.Green, G.

Imprint Locations:  BirminghamLondon

Date  c.1845

Imprint: Printed by T. King, Birmingham, and sold by G. Green, at his Music stall, near the Turnpike, City Road, and at Featherstone Street, City Road


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20156

Title: The harmonic meeting

First Line: At the Nightingale the other night

Tune: My lord Tom Noddy

Performers:  Hutchings, H.S.

Themes:  Singing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V21082

Title: The Baltic

First Line: To the Baltic's broad billows we go, boys

Authors:  Jefferys, Charles, 1807-1865

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856Naval

Firth b.25(513)

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Firth c.12(71)

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Firth c.19(220)

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Harding B 11(1481)

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Edition - Bod13890

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 - Roud Number: V370

Title: Come where the aspens quiver

First Line: Come where the aspens quiver

Themes:  Singing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 18526

Title: The new mariners

First Line: You gentle men of England who live at ease

Themes:  MerchantsNaval

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V7355

Title: Shipwreck'd tar

First Line: Escap'd with life in tatters

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Notes:  Harding B 25(1769) is another edition of this ballad alone

Themes:  SailorsRejected suitorShipwreck

Harding B 11(665)

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Edition - Bod9827

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer & Publisher, 123, Union Street, Boro' S.E.

Notes:  Firth c.20(76) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 171


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V168

Title: \"Bankside Joe\"

First Line: I comes from Bankside, you must know

Themes:  WomenSingingCoal

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15251

Title: What do people marry for?

First Line: What a world this is upon my life

Themes:  MarriageDomestic strifeDivorce

Harding B 11(136)

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Edition - Bod224

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Toy Warehouse, 6, Great Andrew street Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13789

Title: Maid of Judah

First Line: No more shall the children of Judah sing

Themes:  Jews

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 6034

Title: I'm one of the chaps wot sings

First Line: No doubt a song you've heard

Themes:  Singing

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V347

Title: Cherry ripe

First Line: Cherry ripe, ripe, ripe, I cry

Themes:  Street traders

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V3484

Title: Taste, O taste this spicy wine

First Line: Taste, O! taste this spicy wine

Themes:  Wine

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 14076

Title: March! march!

First Line: March! march! Ettrick and Teviot dale

Authors:  Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832

Performers:  Braham, John, 1774-1856

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 13449

Title: Home sweet home

First Line: Mid pleasures and palaces tho' we may roam

Authors:  Payne, John Howard, 1791-1852

Performers:  Bradshaw, Ann Maria, 1801-1862

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V1271

Title: The female auctioneer

First Line: Well, here I am, and what of that

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 2390

Title: Long time I've courted you miss

First Line: Long time I've courted you, miss

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 21256

Title: Ben Backstay the boatswain

First Line: Ben Backstay was our boatswain very merry boy

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1768-1833

Themes:  Sailors

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V698

Title: Girl of my heart

First Line: I have parks, I have grounds

Authors:  Rannie, John

Themes:  WealthMarriage proposals

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V3015

Title: Poll of Wapping stairs

First Line: Your landsmen's wives with all their airs

Authors:  Dibdin, Thomas, 1771-1841Reeves, Sims, 1818-1900

Notes:  Music by Sims Reeves.

12th Ballad - Roud Number: 13320

Title: Oh we never mention her

First Line: Oh no, we never mention her, her name is never heard

Johnson Ballads fol. 143

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