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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4493

Titles:
The policeman who prigged the mutton

First Lines:
I have got into a woeful mess

Themes:
Theft

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12918

Titles:
The honest family

First Lines:
Oh, dear it is beyond believing

Themes:
Theft

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7012

Titles:
I lock'd up all my treasure

First Lines:
I lock'd up all my treasure

Themes:
Theft

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1984

Titles:
18 months for the Norwood draper

First Lines:
Oh dear, oh dear I am so queer

Subjects:
London (England)

Themes:
Theft

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3482

Titles:
Poor Tom the taylor his lamentation

First Lines:
Tom the taylor near the Strand

Themes:
Theft

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1237

Titles:
Betsy Lea
Betsy Lee

First Lines:
When I lived in Battersea
When I lived in at Battersea
When I lived down at Battersea

Subjects:
London (England)

Themes:
Theft

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5422

Titles:
The widow's plea for her son

First Lines:
I strolled into a court-house not many miles from here

Themes:
Theft

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1646

Titles:
The charming young lady I met in the rain

First Lines:
Oh! listen to me, and a tale I will tell you

Themes:
Theft

Edition - Bod4278

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: H. De Marsan, Publisher, 60 Chatham Street, New-York

Notes:  Border: Clown.


Ballad - Roud Number: V1646

Title: The charming young lady I met in the rain

First Line: Oh! listen to me, and a tale I will tell you

Tune: Jenny Jones

Authors:  Peters, J.G.

Themes:  Theft

Harding B 18(83)

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Edition - Bod4962

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1671 and 1704

Imprint: Printed for J. Deacon, at the Angel in Guilt-Spur-Street, without Newgate


Ballad - Roud Number: V3482

Title: Poor Tom the taylor his lamentation

First Line: Tom the taylor near the Strand

Tune: Daniel Cooper

References:

ESTC: R229031

Themes:  Theft

Vet. A1 b.6(2)

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Edition - Bod1663

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V7012

Title: I lock'd up all my treasure

First Line: I lock'd up all my treasure

Tune: Sung in The Quaker

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Theft

2806 c.18(150)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(888)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod6000

Imprint Names:  Turner, J.

Imprint Locations:  Coventry

Date  between 1797 and 1846

Imprint: Turner, Printer, Coventry


Ballad - Roud Number: 2153

Title: The merchant's son, and the beggar wench of Hull

First Line: You gallants all, I pray draw near

Subjects:  York (England)

Themes:  Theft

Harding B 6(48)

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Edition - Bod6871

Imprint Names:  Mullins

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Mullins, Printer, Red-Cross street


Ballad

Title: Ladies don't go thieving!

First Line: What funny times we see

Themes:  Theft

Firth b.25(557)

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Harding B 11(2028)

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Johnson Ballads 1308

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Edition - Bod2568

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnac [sic] Press,\" by W.S. Fortey, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V8421

Title: The young girl from the country

First Line: When first I thought of wedlock, few girls my fancy took

Themes:  Theft

Harding B 11(4364)

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Edition - Bod11505

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 b.26(367) is another edition. Firth b.26(367) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 178


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9590

Title: Answer to I'm leaving thee in sorrow, Annie

First Line: My heart is very sad for thee, Annie

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V11083

Title: Nice young man

First Line: If pity dwell within your breast

Themes:  Theft

Harding B 11(1505)

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Edition - Bod11858

Imprint Names:  Phair, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: J. Phair, Printer, 77, Great Peter Street, Westminster


Ballad

Title: Honesty is the best policy

First Line: Oh, dear! it is beyond believing

Tune: The good old days of Adam and Eve

Themes:  Theft

Harding B 11(1574)

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Edition - Bod12395

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, Church Street, Preston

Series Identifier: 8


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V14851

Title: Mary-le-More

First Line: As I strayed o'er the common on Cork's rugged border

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V11083

Title: He was such a nice young man

First Line: If pity dwells within your breast, some sympathy pray spare

Themes:  Theft

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V536

Title: Little Mary of the Dee

First Line: I've got a little farm, and I've got a little house

Harding B 11(2350)

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Edition - Bod12925

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer 18, Great St. Andrew Street, 7 Dials

Notes:  With a prose account. Harding B 11(3047) is another impression


Ballad - Roud Number: V4493

Title: The policeman who prigged the mutton

First Line: I have got into a woeful mess

Themes:  Theft

Harding B 11(3046)

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Edition - Bod12926

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer 18, Great St. Andrew Street, 7 Dials

Notes:  With a prose account. Harding B 11(3046) is another impression


Ballad - Roud Number: V4493

Title: The policeman who prigged the mutton

First Line: I have got into a woeful mess

Themes:  Theft

Harding B 11(3047)

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Edition - Bod13667

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: Printed and Sold at Such's Song Mart, 123, Union Street, Boro' S.E.

Series Identifier: 177


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8421

Title: The young man from the country!

First Line: When first I went to service, a nursemaid's place I took

Themes:  Theft

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1219

Title: Suit of corduroy!

First Line: Most folks when they grow up, at times they do persue [sic]

Harding B 11(4377)

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Edition - Bod7166

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: H. Sch [sic], Printer and Publisher, 123, Union Street, Boro' S.E. and at 83, White Cross Street, St. Luke's

Notes:  Harding B 11(1505) is another edition. Harding B 11(1505) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 178


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9590

Title: Answer to I'm leaving thee in sorrow, Annie

First Line: My heart is very sad for thee, Annie

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V11083

Title: Nice young man

First Line: If pity dwell within your breast

Themes:  Theft

Firth b.26(367)

Notes:  Torn and holed


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Edition - Bod10451

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great st. Andrew Street, seven dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V12918

Title: The honest family

First Line: Oh, dear it is beyond believing

Tune: Good old days of Adam and Eve

Themes:  Theft

Harding B 11(1568)

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Edition - Bod15993

Imprint Names:  Wehman, H.J.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  1893

Imprint: H.J. Wehman, Song Publisher, [1]30 & 132 Park Row, N.Y.

Series Identifier: 1349


Ballad - Roud Number: V5422

Title: The widow's plea for her son

First Line: I strolled into a court-house not many miles from here

Authors:  Hall, Lewis

Themes:  Theft

Harding B 18(489)

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Edition - Bod20977

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton 1 Lr Exchange St Dublin


Ballad - Roud Number: 13371

Title: The adventure's of Roger O'Hare

First Line: In my first proceedings I took rakcish [sic] ways

Themes:  Theft

2806 b.9(43)

Notes:  Slip


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2806 b.9(117)

Notes:  Slip


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2806 c.7(63)

Notes:  Slip


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2806 c.9(1)

Notes:  Slip


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2806 c.9(47)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 26(4)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 26(5)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 2090a

Notes:  Slip

Johnson Ballads 2091a

Notes:  Slip

Johnson Ballads 2142b

Notes:  Slip

Johnson Ballads 2199b

Notes:  Slip

Johnson Ballads 2241c

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 3250

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21498

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts; Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great st Andrew Street, 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V32729

Title: Unfortunate sailor's frolic

First Line: One night in my frolicks I rambled as young men they oftentimes do

Themes:  Theft

Harding B 25(1969)

Notes:  Slip


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