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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4260

Titles:
The old women's sayings in my grandmothers days
Old woman's sayings
Old women's sayings
My grandmothers days

First Lines:
Draw near and give attention
Draw near and give attention and you shall hear in rhyme
Draw near and give attention and you shall hear in shyme [sic]
Draw near and give attention, and you shall hear in rhyme

Themes:
Superstitions

Edition - Bod45

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: Hodges, Printer (from the late I. Pitts's) Wholesale Toy Warehouse, 31, Dudley St. 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4260

Title: Old women's sayings

First Line: Draw near and give attention

Tune: Shop windows

Themes:  Superstitions

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V188

Title: The beautiful maid of my soul

First Line: I seek her on every shore

Johnson Ballads 573

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Edition - Bod681

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: [T. Pearson], Printer, [Chaddertn]-street, Oldham Road, Manchester; sold by H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter-street, [Leeds]

Notes:  Part of a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 11(2748).


Ballad - Roud Number: V1202

Title: Young women's dreams

First Line: Come all you pretty maidens from the cook unto the queen

Themes:  Superstitions

Firth c.21(32)

Notes:  Slip. Imprint defaced.


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Edition - Bod12200

Imprint Names:  Hill, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Hill, (late Taylor) 14, Waterloo Road Lambeth


Ballad - Roud Number: V4260

Title: My grandmothers days

First Line: Draw near and give attention

Tune: Shop windows

Authors:  Morgan, John

Themes:  Superstitions

Harding B 11(2547)

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Edition - Bod10397

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V4260

Title: Old woman's sayings

First Line: Draw near and give attention, and you shall hear in rhyme

Themes:  Superstitions

Firth c.21(31)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod2171

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer, 123, Union Street, Boro' S.E. Established 1846

Series Identifier: 262


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4260

Title: Old women's sayings

First Line: Draw near and give attention

Tune: Shop windows

Themes:  Superstitions

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V618

Title: Sally and Harry

First Line: Sally, Sally! shilly shally

Themes:  Marriage proposals

Firth c.21(30)

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Harding B 11(2838)

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Edition - Bod22986

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 237


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9582

Title: Answer to ladies' crinoline

First Line: Come all you young ladies and listen awhile

Themes:  FashionsCrinolinesDandies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V30649

Title: Ill omens

First Line: When daylight was yet sleeping under the billow

Themes:  WomenSuperstitions

2806 d.31(75)

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Harding B 11(78)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4742

Titles:
A lamentable list, of certaine hidious, frightfull, and prodigious signes, which have bin seene in the aire, earth, and waters, at severall times for these 18. yeares last past

First Lines:
You who would be inform'd of forraine newes

Subjects:
Germany

Themes:
Thirty Years' war, 1618-1648
Superstitions

Edition - Bod18720

Imprint Names:  Lambert, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1638]

Imprint: Printed at London for Tho. Lambert, and are to be sold at the Sign [of the Horse-shoe in Smithfield]


Ballad - Roud Number: V4742

Title: A lamentable list, of certaine hidious, frightfull, and prodigious signes, which have bin seene in the aire, earth, and waters, at severall times for these 18. yeares last past

First Line: You who would be inform'd of forraine newes

Tune: Aim not too high

References:

ESTC: S125080

Subjects:  Germany

Themes:  SuperstitionsThirty Years' war, 1618-1648

Wood 402(67, 68)

Notes:  Wood 402(67, 68); Imperfect: Cropped right side.


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Harding B 39(77)

Notes:  Harding B 39(77) is a photograph of Wood 402(67, 68)


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