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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V235

Titles:
Pretty Betty Brill

First Lines:
I'm very fond of fish

Themes:
Street traders

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 22518

Titles:
All round my hat

First Lines:
All round my hat I vears a green villow

Themes:
Street traders

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V2827

Titles:
Little Sally

First Lines:
Come buy poor Sally's wooden ware
Come buy, who'll buy? -- come buy
Come buy, who'll buy, come buy

Themes:
Street traders

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8340

Titles:
Red Sage Sal

First Lines:
If you'll listen to me a tale I'll relate

Themes:
Street traders

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V2027

Titles:
The sweet singing birds
Sweet singing birds

First Lines:
Come buy my sweet singing-birds, full of fine song
Come, buy my sweet singing-birds, full of fine song
Come, buy my sweet singing birds, full of fin[e] song

Themes:
Street traders

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3901

Titles:
Happy costermonger Bill

First Lines:
I'm a member of a class of boys

Themes:
Street traders

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13509

Titles:
Spring water cresses

First Lines:
When hoary frost hung on each thorn

Themes:
Street traders

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1781

Titles:
The oyster man

First Lines:
You've heard of a dandy dogs meat blade

Themes:
Street traders

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3807

Titles:
The costers and Sunday trading

First Lines:
Come all people of Lambeth

Themes:
Street traders

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8926

Titles:
The costermonger

First Lines:
I'm pretty well known here in town

Subjects:
London (England)

Themes:
Street traders

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5448

Titles:
The primrose girl

First Lines:
Come buy of poor Kate the primroses I sell
Come buy of poor Kate, primroses I sell
Come buy of poor Kate primroses I sell
Come buy of poor Mary, primroses I sell

Themes:
Street traders

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1779

Titles:
The Oyster Girl
The oyster girl
Oyster girl

First Lines:
Many a knight and lady gay

Themes:
Street traders

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3817

Titles:
Blue-ey'd Susan of Tunbridge

First Lines:
Of Tunbridge ware she has great choice

Themes:
Street traders

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V347

Titles:
Cherry ripe

First Lines:
Cherry ripe, cherry ripe, ripe, I cry
Cherry-ripe, ripe, ripe, I cry
Cherry ripe, ripe, ripe, I cry
Cherry ripe, cherry ripe, ripe I cry
Cherry ripe, cherry ripe, I cry

Themes:
Street traders

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V11442

Titles:
Ikey Green

First Lines:
Oh! my name is Ikey Green

Themes:
Street traders

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4010

Titles:
The humours of London on Saturday night

First Lines:
Oh! what mirth and gay looks upon a Saturday

Subjects:
London (England)

Themes:
Street traders

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V220

Titles:
My pretty Jane
Bessy Bloom the flower girl
Pretty Jane
The bloom is on the rye
Bloom is on the rye
Bessy Bloom the flower girl!

First Lines:
My pretty Jane! my dearest Jane!
My pretty Jane my dearest Jane
I am Bessy Bloom, the flower girl -- over valleys groves ann [sic] bowers
I am Bessy Bloom, the flower girl -- over valley, groves, and bowers
My pretty Jane, my dearest Jane
My pretty Jane, my pretty Jane! Ah! never look so shy
My pretty Jane, my pretty Jane!
My pretty Jane! my dearest Jane
My pretty Jane! my pretty Jane!
My pretty Jane, my pretty Jane
My pretty Jane! my pretty Jane
I am Bessy Bloom, the flower girl -- over valley, groves ann [sic] bowers
I am Bessy Bloom, the flower girl -- over valley, groves and bowers

Themes:
Street traders

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4009

Titles:
The humours of London

First Lines:
When I to London first came in

Subjects:
London (England)

Themes:
Street traders

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 7515

Titles:
The dog's meat man
The dogs-meat man

First Lines:
In Grays-in-lane not long ago
In Gray's-Inn lane not long ago

Themes:
Street traders

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5517

Titles:
The little eel-pie shop

First Lines:
A happier man there ne'er could be

Themes:
Street traders

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1154

Titles:
Ground ivy

First Lines:
Last April morn as I walk'd forth

Themes:
Street traders

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 2456

Titles:
Old woman of Rumford

First Lines:
There was an old woman of Rumford

Themes:
Street traders

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1585

Titles:
Jolly Jack of all trades, or, The cries of London city

First Lines:
I am a Jack of all trades

Themes:
Street traders

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V14373

Titles:
The sausage man

First Lines:
There is a place called Birmingham

Subjects:
Birmingham (England)

Themes:
Street traders

Edition - Bod4840

Imprint Names:  Allde, E.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1620]

Imprint: Printed at London by E.A.


Ballad

Title: The pedler opening of his packe, to know of maydes what tis they lacke

First Line: Who is it will repaire

Tune: Last Christmas 'twas my chance

Themes:  Street traders

Firth c.23(101)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads I:238-239. Folded and damaged in the original. For another version of the second illustration, see Harding B 43(p. 71, 72).


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