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Edition - Bod24213

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and sold at the Printing-Office in Bow-Church-Yard


Ballad - Roud Number: V8345

Title: The Suffolk comedy. In three parts

First Line: You young men and maidens of beauty most bright

Tune: Phillis the lovely

References:

ESTC: N70867

Themes:  Transvestism

Douce Ballads 3(88b)

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Edition - Bod4220

Imprint Names:  Aldermary Church Yard

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed and Sold in Aldermary Church-Yard, London

Notes:  Douce Ballads 3(66b) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 2153

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

First Line: You gallants all I pray draw near

Themes:  BeggarsTransvestism

Douce Ballads 4(5)

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Edition - Bod4226

Imprint Names:  Aldermary Church Yard

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed and Sold in Aldermary Church Yard Bow-Lane, London

Notes:  Douce Ballads 4(5) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 2153

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

First Line: You gallants all I pray draw near

References:

ESTC: T206412

Themes:  BeggarsTransvestism

Douce Ballads 3(66b)

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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 - 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 - Bod112

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Harding B 5(109) is another edition.


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

Tune: Flora's farewell; or Summer time

References:

ESTC: R235047

Themes:  Social statusTransvestismNobility

Douce Ballads 3(30b)

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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 - Bod23889

Imprint Names:  Norris, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1711 and 1732

Imprint: Printed by T. Norris, at the Looking-glass on London-bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: V14306

Title: The two faithful lovers

First Line: Farewel my heart's delight

Tune: Franklin is fled away

References:

ESTC: R233966

Themes:  ShipwreckTransvestismWomen sailors

Douce Ballads 2(223b)

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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 - Bod2398

Imprint Names:  [Diceys or Marshall]

Imprint Locations:  [London]

Notes:  The first and third illustrations are from the chapbook \"Patient Grissel,\" published by Dicey and Marshall, Aldermary Church Yard


Ballad - Roud Number: V9003

Title: The doating mother's garland. In four parts

First Line: You gallants of London, pray draw near a while

References:

ESTC: N70809

Themes:  MerchantsInheritanceWidowsTransvestismDeception

Douce Ballads 3(21b)

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Edition - Bod23581

Imprint Names:  Philpot, J.

Imprint Locations:  Gosport

Imprint: Gosport: Printed by J. Philpo[t]


Ballad - Roud Number: V17428

Title: Constance and Anthony, or, An admirable northern story

First Line: Two lovers in the north

Tune: I would thou wert in Shrewsbury

References:

ESTC: R232923

Themes:  ShipwreckPiracyTransvestismWomen sailors

Douce Ballads 1(29a)

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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 - Bod24064

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V17428

Title: Constance and Anthony; or, An admirable northern story

First Line: Two lovers in the north

Tune: I would thou were in Shrewsbury

References:

ESTC: T206050

Subjects:  Spain

Themes:  ShipwreckPiracyTransvestismWomen sailors

Douce Ballads 3(16a)

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Edition - Bod21629

Imprint Names:  [Diceys or Marshall]

Imprint Locations:  [London]

Notes:  Harding B 3(108) is another impression.


Ballad - Roud Number: 24145

Title: The Chester garland. In four parts

First Line: A merchant of London, as many report

Notes:  The text is the same as that of \"The Chester merchant\".

References:

ESTC: T30566

Subjects:  Russia

Themes:  MerchantsAdulteryCourts and lawTransvestism

Douce Ballads 3(11b)

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Douce Ballads 4(2)

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Edition - Bod24184

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and Sold at the Printing-Office, in Bow-Church Yard, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V20371

Title: The outlandish lady's love to an English sailor in the Isle of Wight

First Line: From the isle of Wight I have brought to light

References:

ESTC: N70854

Themes:  TransvestismCruel fatherFrench - Great Britain

Douce Ballads 3(72b)

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Edition - Bod24188

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and Sold in Bow-Church-Yard, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V971

Title: The pretty green-coat boy's garland. In four parts

First Line: You pretty young maidens and bachelors sweet

References:

ESTC: N24611

Subjects:  France

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusTransvestism

Douce Ballads 3(74b)

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Harding B 6(69)

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Edition - Bod24262

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 24145

Title: The Chester merchant, in four parts

First Line: A merchant of London, as many report

Notes:  The text is the same as that of \"The Chester garland\"

Subjects:  Russia

Themes:  MerchantsAdulteryCourts and lawTransvestism

Douce Ballads 4(3)

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Edition - Bod24263

Imprint Names:  Tregortha, J.

Imprint Locations:  Burslem

Imprint: Tregortha, Burslem

Notes:  A chapbook; 8 p.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 552

Title: The faithful shepherd

First Line: You young men and damsels that to love belong

Subjects:  Jamaica

Themes:  PastoralMerchantsLovers reunitedTransvestismWomen sailors

2nd Ballad
Douce Ballads 4(3*)





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Edition - Bod2494

Imprint Names:  [Diceys or Marshall]

Imprint Locations:  [London]

Ballad - Roud Number: V9018

Title: The princely lovers garland

First Line: Once I read a noble volume

References:

ESTC: T44329

Subjects:  Bohemia

Themes:  HistoryCruel fatherSocial statusShipwreckExposure of infantTransvestism

Douce Ballads 3(75a)

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Firth b.19(23)

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Harding B 4(70)

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