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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6838

Titles:
Mr. Snip, and Mr. Dip

First Lines:
Young gemmen all list unto me

Themes:
Tailors

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 891

Titles:
Carrion crow

First Lines:
As I went forth one May morning, fol de rol, &c.

Themes:
Tailors

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V11284

Titles:
The taylors vindication; or, An answer to the War-like taylor

First Lines:
Of late there was a false old knave

Themes:
Tailors

Edition - Bod14159

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Sold by J. Pitts Great St. Andrew St.

Notes:  An engraving.


Ballad - Roud Number: 891

Title: Carrion crow

First Line: As I went forth one May morning, fol de rol, &c.

Themes:  Tailors

Harding B 12(10)

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Johnson Ballads 763

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Johnson Ballads 764

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Edition - Bod20173

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 24887

Title: Poor Jack the taylor

First Line: Go patter to weavers and snobs, d'ye see

Themes:  Tailors

Johnson Ballads 2762

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod23874

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, at the Golden-Ball, near the Hospital-gate, in West-Smithfield


Ballad - Roud Number: V11284

Title: The taylors vindication; or, An answer to the War-like taylor

First Line: Of late there was a false old knave

Tune: Jenny Gin

References:

ESTC: R233896

Themes:  Tailors

Douce Ballads 2(215b)

Notes:  Alternative tune title given in MS: Hy boys up go wee


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8226

Titles:
The coy cook-maid, who was courted importunately by Irish, Welsh, Spanish, French and Dutch, but at last was conquered by a poor English taylor

First Lines:
Joan scrub'd up her rooms, made all things clean

Themes:
Nationality
Tailors

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5502

Titles:
The shop on fire. Parody on \"The ship on fire\"
Shop on fire

First Lines:
The goose on the shopboard was worked pretty fast
The goose on the shopboard was work'd pretty fast

Themes:
Fire
Tailors

Edition - Bod5716

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts, 14, Great St. Andrew-street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V18685

Title: The taylor's courtship

First Line: When Harry the taylor was twenty years old

Themes:  FarmersTailors

Firth c.18(226)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(1887)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 1019

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod6055

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E.M.A. Hodges, from Pitt's, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 31, Dudley Street (late Monmouth Street,) Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 565

Title: My bonny Irish boy

First Line: When first I was courted by a bonny Irish boy

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5502

Title: Shop on fire

First Line: The goose on the shopboard was worked pretty fast

Themes:  TailorsFire

Johnson Ballads 561

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Edition - Bod12914

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrews Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5392

Title: Polly Flowers

First Line: Most folks fall in love no doubt

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1679

Title: The tailor in a hobble

First Line: Come listen awhile and a story I'll tell

Themes:  CuckoldryTailors

Harding B 11(3053)

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Edition - Bod23421

Imprint Names:  Walter, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1700]

Imprint: Printed for J. Walter, at the Hand and Pen in High-Holbourn


Ballad - Roud Number: V8226

Title: The coy cook-maid, who was courted importunately by Irish, Welsh, Spanish, French and Dutch, but at last was conquered by a poor English taylor

First Line: Joan scrub'd up her rooms, made all things clean

Tune: There was a brisk lass

References:

ESTC: R232924

Themes:  TailorsNationality

Douce Ballads 1(29b)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1528

Titles:
The butcher and the tailor's wife

First Lines:
There was a wealthy tailor

Themes:
Tailors
Tradesmen
Adultery

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3366

Titles:
Poor Jack. A sea song
Poor Jack
Poor Jack the taylor

First Lines:
Go patter to lubbers and swabs d'ye see
Go patter to lubbers and swabs, d'ye see
Go patter to lubbers, and swarbs [sic] d'ye see
Go patter to weavers and snobs, d'ye see
Go patter to lubber and swabs, d'ye see
Go patter to lubbers, and swabs d'ye see

Themes:
Sailors
Tailors
Naval

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1272

Titles:
Female pressgang
The female pressgang

First Lines:
It was in London town as we do understand
It was in London town, as we do understand

Themes:
Tailors
Press-gangs

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1679

Titles:
Tailor and the treacle cask
The tailor in a hobble
The tailor and the treacle cask

First Lines:
Come listen awhile and a story I'll tell

Themes:
Tailors
Shopkeepers
Adultery
Cuckoldry

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13175

Titles:
The London taylors misfortune. Or, Cut-beard-Harding chous'd by a country lass

First Lines:
A damsel came to London town

Themes:
Tailors
Theft
Taverns

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6840

Titles:
Snip in the gallery
Snip in the gallery; or, Play up Nosy

First Lines:
Last Tuesday I'd a holiday, and went to see the play
Last Tuesday I'd a holiday and went to see the play

Themes:
Theaters
Tailors
Tradesmen

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5783

Titles:
Cobbler's wife

First Lines:
A tailor liv'd in --- town

Themes:
Shoemakers
Tailors
Adultery

Edition - Bod1032

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: J. Pitts, Printer and Wholesale Toy Warehouse, 6 Great st. Andrew sreet [sic], 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 17(94a) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V1272

Title: The female pressgang

First Line: It was in London town as we do understand

Themes:  Press-gangsTailors

2806 c.18(112)

Notes:  Slip.


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Firth c.12(268)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 25(647)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 826

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod12139

Imprint Names:  Picken, W.

Imprint Locations:  Devonport

Imprint: W. Picken, Printer, Devonport


Ballad - Roud Number: V8612

Title: Jonathan Brown

First Line: Twas down in a snug little country town

Themes:  BarbersTradesmenTailors

Harding B 11(1937)

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Edition - Bod10716

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Imprint: [1st ballad] Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester; sold by J. Beaumont, 176, York-street, Leeds. [2nd ballad] Bebbington, Printer, 22, Goulden-street Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 214


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 23094

Title: The tailor done over

First Line: A tailor I once was as happy as may be

Themes:  Rejected suitorTailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22830

Title: The wanderer

First Line: O cease a while ye winds to blow

Firth c.26(119)

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Edition - Bod14077

Imprint Names:  Hurton

Imprint Locations:  Louth

Imprint: Hurton, Printer, Louth


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4399

Title: Dicky Johnson

First Line: Some folks are never satisfied

Themes:  AdulteryServants

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6838

Title: Mr. Snip, and Mr. Dip

First Line: Young gemmen all list unto me

Tune: Washing day

Themes:  Tailors

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V21119

Title: Blue eyes

First Line: That peasant girl's blue eyes

Harding B 11(894)

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Edition - Bod15033

Imprint Names:  Walker, R.

Imprint Locations:  Norwich

Date  between 1780 and 1830

Imprint: Printed and Sold by R. Walker, near the Duke's Palace, Norwich


Ballad - Roud Number: V6840

Title: Snip in the gallery; or, Play up Nosy

First Line: Last Tuesday I'd a holiday and went to see the play

Themes:  TradesmenTailorsTheaters

Harding B 25(1792)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15584

Imprint Names:  Sanderson

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh

Date  between 1830 and 1910

Imprint: Sanderson, Printer, Edinburgh


Ballad - Roud Number: 23094

Title: The tailor done over

First Line: Come, listen a-while, and a story I'll tell

Themes:  AdulteryShopkeepersTailors

Firth c.18(256)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 17(306b)

Notes:  Slip


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