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Edition - Bod863

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, at the golden ball in West- smithfield, near the Hospital-gate


Ballad - Roud Number: V32441

Title: The countrey cozen, or, The crafty city dame

First Line: There dwells a brave young wife in London city

Tune: Good morrow Valentine

References:

ESTC: R215170

Themes:  AdulteryTransvestism

Wood E 25(151)

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Edition - Bod23693

Imprint Names:  Andrews, Elizabeth

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [between 1664 and 1666]

Imprint: London, Printed for Eliz. Andrews in little St. Bartholomews court in West-smithfield


Ballad - Roud Number: 199

Title: The famous flower of serving-men. Or The lady turn'd serving

First Line: You beauteous ladies great and small

Tune: Flora's farewell

References:

ESTC: R233066

Themes:  TransvestismSinging

Douce Ballads 1(83b)

Notes:  Sheet divided


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Edition - Bod23853

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: V32387

Title: The subtil miss of London: or, The ranting Hector well fitted by this cunning miss

First Line: A miss who near London did set up her trade

Tune: The two English travellers

References:

ESTC: R227387

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  ProstitutionTransvestism

Douce Ballads 2(202b)

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Edition - Bod1829

Imprint Names:  Wright, J.Clarke, J.Thackeray, W.Passinger, T.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1681 and 1684

Imprint: Pinted [sic] for J. Wright, J. Clarke, W. Thackeray, and T. Passinger


Ballad - Roud Number: V8310

Title: The Lancashire lovers: or, The merry wooing of Thomas and Betty

First Line: Thomas. My Betty thou knowst I have courted thee long

Tune: Loves tide

References:

ESTC: R233235

Themes:  TransvestismWomen sailors

Douce Ballads 1(134b)

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Edition - Bod6298

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.Blare, J.Brooksby, P.Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1683 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, J. Deacon, J. Blare, J. Back


Ballad - Roud Number: V5616

Title: [T]he maidens frollick: or, [A brief] relation how six lusty lasses has prest full fourteen taylors on the backside of St. Clements, and other adjacent places

First Line: [Of] late near the Strand we well understand

References:

ESTC: R228436

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Press-gangsTransvestism

Firth b.19(18)

Notes:  Torn at left side; lacking part of title and first stanza


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Edition - Bod23463

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby in Pyecorner


Ballad - Roud Number: V8229

Title: The wandring virgin; or, The coy lass well fitted; or, the Answer to the wand'ring maiden

First Line: You virgins so pretty

Tune: Over hills and high mountains

References:

ESTC: R228648

Themes:  Unrequited loveWomenTransvestism

Don. b.13(99)

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Douce Ballads 2(238a)

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Edition - Bod23600

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby at the Golden-Ball in Pye-Corner


Ballad - Roud Number: V30758

Title: The crafty miss of London: or, The fryar well fitted

First Line: A fryar was walking in Exeter-street

Tune: O fine popery

References:

ESTC: R232958

Themes:  ClergyProstitutionTransvestism

Douce Ballads 1(39a)

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Edition - Bod23682

Imprint Names:  Passinger, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1695

Imprint: Printed for C. Passinger, at the sign of the Seven-Stars on London-bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: V8364

Title: The female warrior

First Line: Come all you jovial buxome girls

Tune: I am a jovial batchelor

References:

ESTC: R41385

Themes:  Women soldiersTransvestism

Douce Ballads 1(79a)

Notes:  Sheet divided


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Edition - Bod23871

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1663 and 1674

Imprint: London, Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, and J. Wright


Ballad - Roud Number: V14306

Title: The two faithful lovers

First Line: Man. Farewel my hearts delight

Tune: Franklin is fled away

References:

ESTC: R233893

Subjects:  Venice (Italy)

Themes:  ShipwreckTransvestismWomen sailors

Douce Ballads 2(213b)

Notes:  Sheet divided


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Edition - Bod23953

Imprint Names:  Bates, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1685 and 1714

Imprint: Printed by C. Bates, at the Sun and Bible in Pye-Corner


Ballad

Title: The woman warrier

First Line: Let the females attend

Tune: Let the soldiers rejoice

References:

ESTC: R234138

ESTC: R235489

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Women soldiersTransvestism

Douce Ballads 2(257a)

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Firth b.19(27)

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Edition - Bod23633

Imprint Names:  Clarke, J., Jr.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1673 and 1686

Imprint: Printed for John Clark Junior at the Horshoo in West Smithfield


Ballad

Title: The Debtford wedding. Or, The mad marriage between Peg and Moll

First Line: At Debtford there was such a wedding

Tune: Moggys jealousie

References:

ESTC: R232978

Themes:  PregnancyTransvestismMarriage between women

Douce Ballads 1(54a)

Notes:  MS notes on title: Collins complaint or O so ungrateful a creature. Harding B 39(4) is a photograph of Douce Ballads 1(54a).


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Harding B 39(4)

Notes:  MS notes on title: Collins complaint or O so ungrateful a creature. Harding B 39(4) is a photograph of Douce Ballads 1(54a).


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Edition - Bod23748

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1671 and 1704

Imprint: Printed for I. Deacon, at the Angel in Guilt-spur-street, without Newgate


Ballad - Roud Number: V1275

Title: A mad marriage; or, The female fancy of Debtford

First Line: You lasses of London attend me

Tune: Moggies jealousy

References:

ESTC: R228460

Themes:  PregnancyTransvestismMarriage between women

Douce Ballads 2(149b)

Notes:  Douce Ballads 2(149b); MS. annotation: Give ear to a frolicksome ditty. Harding B 39(11) is a photograph of Douce Ballads 2(149b).


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Harding B 39(11)

Notes:  Harding B 39(11) is a photograph of Douce Ballads 2(149b).


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Edition - Bod1021

Imprint Names:  Milbourn, A.Onley, W.Thackeray, T.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  169-

Imprint: Printed for A.M., W.O. and T. Thackeray, at the Angel in Duck- lane


Ballad - Roud Number: V14306

Title: The two faithful lovers

First Line: Man. Farewel my heart's delight, ladies adieu

Tune: Franklin is fled away

References:

ESTC: R170734

Subjects:  Venice (Italy)

Themes:  Politics and government - 17th centuryShipwreckTransvestismWomen sailors

Don. b.13(30)

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