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Edition - Bod9169

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, Printer, 6, Chadderton St., Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: V1442

Title: New song on the men in women's clothes

First Line: Oh dear, oh dear, now here's a case

Themes:  Transvestism

Firth c.17(164)

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Edition - Bod5570

Imprint Names:  Evans, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1813

Imprint: Printed and sold by T. Evans, no. 79, Long-Lane, West Smithfield, London

Notes:  The same illustration is used in Harding B 5(111)


Ballad - Roud Number: 199

Title: The famous flower; or, The lady turned to be a serving man

First Line: You beauteous ladies great and small

Themes:  ServantsTransvestism

Douce Ballads 4(26)

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Edition - Bod5927

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, Seven-dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 141

Title: The golden glove

First Line: A wealthy young squire of Tamworth we hear

Notes:  The same setting of type, but with a different cut, appears in a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(1358)

Themes:  FarmersTransvestism

Harding B 17(115a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 839

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod5993

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Sold at No. 42, Long Lane


Ballad - Roud Number: 199

Title: The famous flower of serving-men; or, The lady turned serving man

First Line: You beauteous ladies great and small

References:

ESTC: T35326

Themes:  ServantsTransvestism

Harding B 5(110)

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Edition - Bod7281

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Pearson, Printer, Chadderton St., Oldham Rd., Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: 1200

Title: Female smuggler

First Line: Come list awhile and you shall hear

Themes:  SmugglingTransvestism

Firth c.12(246)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8162

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

Imprint: A. Ryle, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1200

Title: The female smuggler

First Line: Come, attend awhile, and you soon shall hea[r]

Themes:  SmugglingTransvestism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V442

Title: Kitty of the Clyde

First Line: A boat danced on Clyde's bonny stream

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1768-1833

Firth c.12(243)

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Edition - Bod16580

Imprint Names:  Turner, J.

Imprint Locations:  Coventry

Date  between 1797 and 1846

Imprint: Turner, Printer, Coventry


Ballad - Roud Number: 199

Title: The famous flower of serving men; or, the Lady turn'd serving man

First Line: You beauteous ladies, great and small

Themes:  ServantsTransvestism

Harding B 5(112)

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Harding B 23(10)

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Edition - Bod18910

Imprint Names:  Davenport, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1800 and 1802

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Davenport, No. 6, George's Court, St. John's Lane, West Smithfield, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 199

Title: The famous flower of serving men; or, The lady turned to be a serving man

First Line: You beauteous ladies great and small

References:

ESTC: T192638

Themes:  ServantsTransvestism

Harding B 5(111)

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Edition - Bod21999

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  See Firth b.25(587/588) Slip. Appears also in a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 19(77a)


Ballad - Roud Number: 2949

Title: The seducer outwitted!

First Line: There was a young gentleman in this country did dwell

Themes:  SeductionTransvestism

2806 c.15(30)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod5701

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2 & 3, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad

Title: The he she lady's maid

First Line: Good people all attention give and of a droll affair

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 197 is another issue of this ballad alone

Themes:  ServantsTransvestism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1000

Title: The bold privateer

First Line: Fare you well my dearest Polly

Themes:  Piracy

Firth c.17(207)

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Firth c.17(311)

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Edition - Bod2110

Imprint Names:  Hillatt and Martin

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Printed and Published by Hillatt & Martin, 13, Little Prescot Street, Goodman's Fields


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1552

Title: Nelson's monument

First Line: Britons long expected great news from our fleet

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 239

Title: The female cabin boy or The row amongst the sailors

First Line: It is of a pretty female, as you shall understand

Tune: Female drummer

Themes:  TransvestismWomen sailors

Harding B 11(2620)

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Edition - Bod2569

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

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

Notes:  Firth b.27(13) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1618

Title: Young Henry of the raging main

First Line: One summer's morning as day was dawning

Subjects:  India

Themes:  SailorsTransvestismWomen sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V685

Title: Listen dear Fanny

First Line: Listen dear Fanny, oh, listen to me

Harding B 11(4366)

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Edition - Bod11216

Imprint Names:  Marshall, J.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  between 1810 and 1831

Imprint: Marshall, Printer, Newcastle


Ballad - Roud Number: V4972

Title: The constant shepherd. A new song

First Line: O shepherd, the weather is misty and changing

Themes:  Lovers reunitedTransvestism

Harding B 25(410)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11678

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

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

Notes:  2806 c.13(65) is another edition. 2806 c.13(65) is another edition. 2806 c.13(65) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 35


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 141

Title: Golden glove

First Line: A wealthy young squire, of Tamworth we hear

Themes:  Social statusTransvestism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 767

Title: Meet me by moonlight alone

First Line: Meet me by moonlight alone

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V809

Title: She never blam'd him never

First Line: She never blam'd him -- never

Harding B 11(1360)

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Edition - Bod12054

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Pitts, Toy and Marble Warehouse, Great St. Andrew-street, Seven Dials. Sold also by D. Goodwin, 204, Whitechapel Road, near the London Hospital


1st Ballad

Title: Lady's trip to Kennedy

First Line: There was a gallant lady

Themes:  TransvestismWomen sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5195

Title: Banner of war

First Line: Behold the Britannia how stately and brave

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V486

Title: Affectionate soldier

First Line: Twas in the evening of a wintry day

Authors:  Carey, George Saville, 1743-1807

Notes:  Harding B 25(14) is another edition of this ballad alone

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 11(2039)

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Edition - Bod13066

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, & 3, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1618

Title: Young Henry of the raging main

First Line: One summer's morning, as day was dawning

Tune: The waggon train

Subjects:  India

Themes:  SailorsTransvestismWomen sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15113

Title: The maid with a love-beaming eye

First Line: The sun at noon-day will be darkness to me

Harding B 11(4367)

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Edition - Bod7316

Imprint Names:  Taylor, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Printed by Taylor, 16 Waterloo-road


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1701

Title: James and Flora, or, The united lovers

First Line: Come all you true lovers, attend for awhile

Tune: The village fair

Themes:  TransvestismWomen sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7836

Title: The village bells

First Line: How sweet to hear the village bells

Firth b.26(446)

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Edition - Bod7730

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(3887)

Series Identifier: 428


Ballad - Roud Number: 1701

Title: James & Flora

First Line: Come all you true lovers attend for awhile

Themes:  TransvestismWomen sailors

Firth c.12(254)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod8018

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: A. Ryle & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3304

Title: The rakish female sailor

First Line: I am a rakish fair maid, who dare not well be seen

Themes:  TransvestismWomen sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13796

Title: Ingle side!

First Line: Oh! come, come, to the ingle-side

Firth c.12(238)

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Edition - Bod8256

Imprint Names:  Walker, W.R.Stewart, B.

Imprint Locations:  NewcastleCarlisle

Date  c.1860

Imprint: W.R. Walker, Printer, Arcade, Newcastle; and may be had of Stewart, Botchergate, Carlisle


Ballad - Roud Number: 158

Title: Bold William Taylor

First Line: I'll sing you a song about two lovers

Themes:  MurderTransvestismWomen sailors

Firth c.12(234)

Notes:  Number cropped Slip


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Edition - Bod8258

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: J. Pitts, Printer, & Wholesale Toy Warehouse 6 Great st, Andrew street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V1277

Title: Female tar

First Line: Come all you blooming damsels & listen to my song

Themes:  TransvestismWomen sailors

Firth c.12(248)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(649)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8263

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer, 18, Great st. Andrew street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 1533

Title: Susan's adventures, in a man of war. An answer to the British man of war

First Line: Young Susan was a blooming maid

Themes:  TransvestismWomen sailors

Firth c.12(240)

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Harding B 11(3707)

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Edition - Bod8728

Imprint Names:  Moore, J.

Imprint Locations:  Belfast

Date  between 1846 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and sold wholesale by James Moore, 1, Castle-court


Ballad

Title: The village pride

First Line: In blythe and bonnie Scotland, where the bluebell does grow

Themes:  Women soldiersTransvestism

Firth c.14(234)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8779

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  See Harding B 11(2338) which bears the same cut


Ballad - Roud Number: 226

Title: The female drummer

First Line: A maiden I was at the age of sixteen

Themes:  Women soldiersTransvestism

Firth c.14(166)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14998

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: V29843

Title: The cabin boy

First Line: Poll Pennant's father was a tar

Themes:  TransvestismWomen sailors

Harding B 25(321)

Notes:  Slip


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