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Edition - Bod13989

Imprint Names:  Hodge, J.B.

Imprint Locations:  Sunderland

Date  between 1850 and 1861

Imprint: J.B. Hodge, Printer, 74, High-stteet [sic] East, near the Custom-house, Sunderland


1st Ballad

Title: Depression of trade

First Line: I wish there wou[l]d be an alteration

Themes:  Trade depression

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2659

Title: Hard times come again no more

First Line: Let us pause in life [sic] pleasures and count its many tears

Themes:  Trade depression

Harding B 11(866)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V2197

Titles:
Cries of the nation

First Lines:
Gentlemen give attention to my song

Themes:
Trade depression

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4338

Titles:
What's dear Ireland come to

First Lines:
One cold winter's night as the day was dawning

Themes:
Trade depression

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8922

Titles:
The weavers' garland or The downfal of trade

First Lines:
You weavers of England I pray now attend

Themes:
Trade depression

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3045

Titles:
Lily white sand ho!
England's stagnation; or, I wonder where the money's gone
England's stagnation; or, I wonder where the money's gone?
England's stagnation, or, I wonder where the money's gone

First Lines:
The oldest person in the world
The oldest person in the world, on land or on the water
Twas tother day as Sandman Joe

Themes:
Trade depression

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 2659

Titles:
Hard times come again no more

First Lines:
Let us pause in life's pleasures
Let us pause in life's pleasures and count its many tears
Let us pause in life [sic] pleasures and count its many tears
Let us pause in life's pleasures and count its many fears

Themes:
Trade depression

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8925

Titles:
The weaver's lamentation

First Lines:
O Lord look down with pitying eye

Themes:
Trade depression

Edition - Bod1956

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V11588

Title: What's old England come to

First Line: One cold winter's morning as the day was dawning

Themes:  Trade depression

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13784

Title: Happy land

First Line: Happy land -- happy land

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V14965

Title: The snowdrop of the South

First Line: As William was a walking he met a lovely fair

Tune: Mountains high

Harding B 11(4118)

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Edition - Bod6082

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Evans Printer, Long-lane, London

Notes:  The subject of the illustration is tentatively identified, on the basis of the portrait by Joshua Reynolds (1785). See Ellis K. Waterhouse, Reynolds (1941) pl. 250.


Ballad - Roud Number: V17498

Title: General Distress

First Line: You surely have heard of general Distress

Tune: Ge ho Dobbin

Themes:  Trade depression

Harding B 17(108a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod6897

Imprint Names:  Moss

Imprint Locations:  Doncaster

Imprint: Moss, Printer, St. Sepulchre gate, Doncaster


Ballad

Title: Oh, what a stagnation in trade

First Line: First listen and I will be bound

Themes:  Trade depression

Firth b.25(562)

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Firth c.16(247)

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Harding B 11(2761)

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Johnson Ballads 1554

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Johnson Ballads 3294

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Edition - Bod2052

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121, Church-Street, Preston

Notes:  Harding B 11(2051) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 158


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3943

Title: The Lancashire lady's wedding

First Line: The jest it is merry and true as you'll hear

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16297

Title: The state of Great Britain, or A touch at the times

First Line: As old John Bull was walking one morning free from pain

Tune: Irish Molly O

Themes:  Trade depression

Harding B 20(90)

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Edition - Bod2149

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson and Son, (late J. Russell,) Printer, Moor-street, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V11588

Title: Oh! England what have you come to?

First Line: Oue [sic] cold winter's morning as day was a dawning

Themes:  Trade depression

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8704

Title: Thro' the woods follow & find me

First Line: Thro' the woods, thro' the woods, follow and find me

Harding B 11(2746)

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Edition - Bod2305

Imprint Names:  Kiernan, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Imprint: Kiernan, Printer, Manchester


Ballad

Title: Wevers [sic] sweet home

First Line: I am a poor weaver and forced to roam

Themes:  Trade depression

2806 c.17(456)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(157)


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Edition - Bod2367

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: V16297

Title: The state of Great Britain, or, a Touch at the times

First Line: As old John Bull was walking

Themes:  Trade depression

Harding B 11(3651)

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Edition - Bod3308

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Preston


Ballad - Roud Number: V15931

Title: Mechanics' lamentation

First Line: Come listen, dear neighbours, to these lines which I've made

Themes:  Trade depression

Harding B 20(213)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3581

Imprint Names:  Marshall, J.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  between 1810 and 1831

Imprint: Printed for the Author, by J. Marshall, Newcastle

Notes:  Harding B 11(4257) contains the same illustration.


Ballad - Roud Number: V32391

Title: The keelman's complaint

First Line: Come, all ye brave fellows that belong the coal trade

Authors:  Knox, Jeremiah

Subjects:  Northumberland (England)

Themes:  Trade depression

Harding B 25(1019)

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Edition - Bod3621

Imprint Names:  Swindells, A.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: A. Swindells, Printer


Ballad

Title: Distress of trade

First Line: Good people now I pray attend

Themes:  Trade depression

2806 c.17(100)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(43), 2806 c.17(181) and 2806 c.17(246).


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Edition - Bod11704

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 74


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1189

Title: The grand conversation on Napoleon

First Line: It was over that wild beaten track, a friend of old Buonaparte

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V11588

Title: What's old England come to

First Line: One cold winters morning as the day was dawning

Themes:  Trade depression

Harding B 11(1390)

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Edition - Bod11881

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(2731)

Series Identifier: Hymn 82


Ballad - Roud Number: V15931

Title: Mechanics' lamentation

First Line: Come listen dear neighbours to these lines I've made

Themes:  Trade depression

Harding B 16(146c)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod12596

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Prnter [sic], Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, Gt. St. andrew st 7 dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V29648

Title: The new times

First Line: Ye working men where'er ye dwell, lend an attentive ear

Themes:  Trade depression

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7084

Title: A new song called No go. Or, dapper H---b, and the little dress makers daughter

First Line: Very near a certain brewhouse, tho' I musn't say

Harding B 11(2690)

Notes:  Printed on tinted paper Printed on tinted paper


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Edition - Bod12727

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: Hodges, Printer (from the late I. Pitts',) Wholesale Toy Warehouse, 31, [Dudley] Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3017

Title: Wapping old stairs

First Line: Your Molly has never been false she declares

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16297

Title: The state of Great Britain, or a Touch at the times

First Line: As old John Bull was walking

Themes:  Trade depression

Harding B 11(3652)

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Edition - Bod12941

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 968


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13888

Title: Wait for the turn of the tide

First Line: In sailing along the river of life

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V28416

Title: England's decline

First Line: The trade of old England's decaying

Themes:  Trade depression

Harding B 11(4013)

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Harding B 20(181)

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Edition - Bod13118

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(4073)


Ballad - Roud Number: V8925

Title: The weaver's lamentation

First Line: O Lord look down with pitying eye

Themes:  Trade depression

Harding B 20(211)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod13830

Imprint Names:  Marshall, J.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  between 1810 and 1831

Imprint: Marshall, Printer, Newcastle


Ballad - Roud Number: V20192

Title: The tradesman's complaint

First Line: Come, all you poor tradesmen

Themes:  Trade depression

Johnson Ballads 1955

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod7069

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts, No. 14, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V17498

Title: General Distress

First Line: You surely have heard of great general Distress

Tune: Ge ho Dobbin

Themes:  Trade depression

Harding B 17(107b)

Notes:  Slip


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