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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9907

Titles:
Three nice old ladies

First Lines:
Three nice old ladies went to the Alham-ber-er

Themes:
Theaters

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4856

Titles:
Quite a young thing, too!

First Lines:
I love a young and handsome girl

Themes:
Theaters

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V10530

Titles:
News from the stage: or, A very new ballad, quite new, and not old

First Lines:
Ladies who fine as fi'pence are

Themes:
Theaters

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13052

Titles:
Harry, the pet of the pantomime

First Lines:
My Harry's the one you must go and see

Themes:
Theaters

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6064

Titles:
After the opera
After the opera is over

First Lines:
After the opera's over

Themes:
Theaters

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3371

Titles:
Jack at the opera

First Lines:
At Wapping I landed, and called to hail Mog

Themes:
Theaters

Edition - Bod5598

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Pitts, 14, Great St. Andrew Street, seven Dials


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:  Theaters

Firth b.26(146)

Notes:  The illustration is coloured.


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Harding B 12(100)

Notes:  The illustration is coloured.


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Johnson Ballads 1003

Notes:  The illustration is coloured.


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Johnson Ballads 1004

Notes:  The illustration is coloured.


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Edition - Bod758

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1668

Imprint: London: Printed in the year 1668.


Ballad - Roud Number: V10530

Title: News from the stage: or, A very new ballad, quite new, and not old

First Line: Ladies who fine as fi'pence are

References:

ESTC: R235564

Themes:  Theaters

Wood 416(117)

Notes:  On reverse: ffor Mr Henry Foulis at Lincoln Colledge in Oxon


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Edition - Bod7817

Imprint Names:  Batchelar, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1832

Imprint: Printed and sold by T. Batchelar, 14, Hackney Road Crescent, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V6840

Title: Snip in the gallery

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

Themes:  Theaters

Firth b.28(28e)

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Firth c.19(216)

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Edition - Bod7881

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: The new comedians, a ballad

First Line: Britons see, appear before ye

Themes:  Theaters

Firth b.33(48)

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Edition - Bod15169

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: Evening stars!

First Line: Tom Tryall was a mighty active blade

Authors:  Joyce Jocund (Pseudonym)

Subjects:  Bunn, A. (Alfred), 1796-1860

Themes:  Theaters

Harding B 16(282b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16547

Imprint Names:  Smith

Imprint Locations:  Lincoln

Imprint: Lincoln: Printed by Smith, opposite the Corn-Hill


Ballad - Roud Number: V24102

Title: Pizarro. A new song

First Line: As I walked through the strand so careless and gay

References:

ESTC: T196103

Subjects:  Sheridan, Richard Brinsley, 1751-1816

Themes:  Theaters

Harding B 22(236)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod18277

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 24851

Title: 'Tis but a little faded flower

First Line: 'Tis but a little faded flower

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15062

Title: The belle of the pantomime

First Line: I am over head and ears in love, with such a charming girl

Themes:  Theaters

Firth b.27(84)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7258

Titles:
The temperance alphabet
The theatrical alphabet

First Lines:
It's really very singular, as if it had been plann'd
A stands for Alcohol, a demon like name

Subjects:
London (England)

Themes:
Temperance
Theaters

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6989

Titles:
A dialogue between Punch and his wife, on the humours of the town

First Lines:
O my pretty Punchanello

Themes:
Theaters
Pantomimes

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1421

Titles:
Appalling accident at the Victoria theatre

First Lines:
On the twenty-seventh of December

Themes:
Theaters
Accidents

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9281

Titles:
It's only the way it was play'd on the stage
It is only the way it was played on the stage

First Lines:
To a fashionable theatre one evening I went
T[o] a fashionable theatre one evening I went

Themes:
Theaters
Actors

Edition - Bod5102

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, wholesale and retail, 39, Great St. Andrew Street Seven Dials, London

Notes:  Harding B 15(336b) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V19640

Title: The trumpeter

First Line: A forward young woman, Miss Chaos

Themes:  MusiciansTheaters

Firth c.18(261)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod6809

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9907

Title: Three nice old ladies

First Line: Three nice old ladies went to the Alham-ber-er

Themes:  Theaters

2nd Ballad

Title: The Hallelujah sisters

First Line: This world is full of vice, oh, dear

Themes:  Religion

Firth c.16(329)

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Harding B 20(170)

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Edition - Bod3100

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble War[e]house 6, Great st. Andrew street 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V24316

Title: Peep at Life in London

First Line: Since Life in London's all the rage

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  EntertainmentsTheaters

Firth b.26(121)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(200c)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3446

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.Jennings, G.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  [1805]

Imprint: Printed for and sold by J. Pitts, 14, Gteat [sic] Saint Andrew Street, Seven Dials [and] Jennings Upper Marylebone street


Ballad - Roud Number: V17522

Title: British taylors

First Line: British taylors have a knack

Subjects:  Dowton, William, 1764-1851

Themes:  Theaters1805

Harding B 25(295)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11566

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, (from Pitt's) wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 31, [Dudley] Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V19238

Title: Fourpenny halfpenny cap

First Line: Good people all, both great and small

Themes:  FashionsTheaters

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13847

Title: Canadian boat song

First Line: Faintly as tolls the evening chime

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

Harding B 11(1252)

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Edition - Bod12244

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: Madame Mergenzie the Lilly Montrose

First Line: I've a danghter [sic] that's nearly crazy

Themes:  TheatersActresses

Harding B 15(179b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod13811

Imprint Names:  Russell

Imprint Locations:  Bermondsey

Imprint: Russell, Printer, Bermondsey


Ballad - Roud Number: V32057

Title: Charming miss B--- and her lovely Bobby

First Line: Miss B--- is a charming maid

Themes:  DogsTheaters

Harding B 11(578)

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Edition - Bod7240

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1859]

Imprint: London: Printed by H. Such, Newsvender, 123, Union Street, Borough


Ballad - Roud Number: 1421

Title: Appalling accident at the Victoria theatre

First Line: On the twenty-seventh of December

Notes:  With: List of persons wounded [and] List of persons killedition.

Themes:  TheatersAccidents

Firth b.26(365)

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Firth b.34(3)

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Harding B 13(218)

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