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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 - 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 - Bod14477

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: Catch by Mr. Henry Purcell

First Line: Jack, thou'rt -- come, come, once more

Authors:  Purcell, Henry

Themes:  DrinkingSinging

Harding B 14(12)

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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 - Bod12891

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 718


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7883

Title: Perhaps she's on the railway

First Line: Behold in me a wretched man

Authors:  McCarthy, C P

Performers:  Durden, Richard

Themes:  Mormons

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3507

Title: I have heard sweet music stealing

First Line: I have heard sweet music stealing

Themes:  Singing

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13782

Title: Holy friar

First Line: I am [a] friar, of orders grey

Authors:  O'Keeffe, John, 1747-1833

Themes:  FoodClergy

Harding B 11(2992)

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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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