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Edition - Bod5260

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Douce Ballads 3(30b) 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 beautious ladies great and small

Tune: Flora's farewell; or Summer time

References:

ESTC: R176943

Themes:  ServantsTransvestism

Harding B 5(109)

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Edition - Bod8267

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 1200

Title: The female smuggler

First Line: Come listen awhile and you shall hear

Themes:  SmugglingTransvestism

Firth c.12(244)

Notes:  Slip


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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 - Bod11677

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 141

Title: The golden glove

First Line: A wealthy young squire of Tamworth we hear

Themes:  Social statusTransvestism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1540

Title: The trotting horse

First Line: I can sport as fine a trotting horse as any swell in town

Themes:  Horses

Harding B 11(1359)

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Edition - Bod12600

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 158

Title: Billy Taylor

First Line: Billy Taylor was a brisk young lover

Themes:  JealousyTransvestismWomen sailors

Harding B 25(195)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8183

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 551

Title: William and Margaret

First Line: 'Twas on a Monday, all in the month of May

Themes:  PregnancyTransvestismWomen sailors

Firth c.12(165)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8254

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 158

Title: The female lieutenant, or Faithless lover rewarded

First Line: William was a youthful lover

Themes:  MurderTransvestismWomen sailors

Firth c.12(232)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8257

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 158

Title: Billy Taylor

First Line: Billy Taylor was a gay young feller

Themes:  MurderTransvestismWomen sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V740

Title: Katty, darling

First Line: The flowers are blooming, Katty, darling

Firth c.12(235)

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Harding B 11(292)

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Edition - Bod8259

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 7


Ballad - Roud Number: 1618

Title: Young Henry of the raging main

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

Subjects:  India

Themes:  TransvestismWomen sailors

Firth c.12(237)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8265

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 553

Title: Caroline and her young sailor bold

First Line: It's of a young nobleman's daughter, so comely and handsome we hear

Themes:  TransvestismWomen sailors

Firth c.12(242)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8272

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 14


Ballad - Roud Number: 17784

Title: Female rambling sailor

First Line: Come all young people far and near

Themes:  TransvestismWomen sailors

Firth c.12(249)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8278

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 51


Ballad - Roud Number: 1701

Title: James and Flora united

First Line: Come all you true lovers attend for a while

Themes:  TransvestismWomen sailors

Firth c.12(256)

Notes:  Number cropped Slip


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Edition - Bod8833

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 133


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(168)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8835

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V1287

Title: The female soldier's adventure for her true love

First Line: Come all young girls of courage so bold

Themes:  Women soldiersTransvestism

Firth c.14(170)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 2497

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16561

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6768

Title: The soldier's departure, from his sweetheart. [with] Molly's kind answer

First Line: At the first of our acquaintance

Themes:  SoldiersWomen soldiersTransvestism

2nd Ballad
Harding B 22(270)

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Edition - Bod20307

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4186

Title: The valiant maid

First Line: Come all you pretty maidens that are in cupid's chains

Themes:  Lovers reunitedTransvestism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3294

Title: Willow tree

First Line: O take me to your arms my love

Johnson Ballads 2948

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Edition - Bod7807

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 141

Title: The golden glove. A new song

First Line: A wealthy young squire of Tamworth we hear

Themes:  Social statusTransvestismWomen hunters

Firth b.33(35)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8253

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 158

Title: Bold William Taylor

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

Themes:  MurderTransvestismWomen sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13900

Title: The soldier's tear

First Line: Upon the hill he turn'd

Themes:  Soldiers

Firth c.12(231)

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Edition - Bod20330

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 18


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 553

Title: The young sailor bold

First Line: It is of a nobleman's daughter

Themes:  Social statusTransvestismWomen sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 906

Title: The bonny moon

First Line: As I came to my cot at the close of the day

Johnson Ballads 2987

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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 - Bod9636

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2970

Title: The transport's return

First Line: Ye true sons of freedom I pray you attend

Subjects:  Glasgow (Scotland)

Themes:  Transported convict

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1922

Title: Battle of Waterloo

First Line: 'Twas on the 18th day of June, Napoleon did advance

Themes:  Waterloo, battle of, 1815

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 141

Title: The golden glove

First Line: A wealthy young squire of Tamworth we hear

Themes:  Transvestism

Firth c.17(304)

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Edition - Bod9895

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V1818

Title: The Portsmouth lovers

First Line: Being in the summer season

Subjects:  AustraliaNorth America

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusEmigrationTransvestism

Firth c.18(30)

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Harding B 11(3127)

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Edition - Bod22413

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 536

Title: William and Harriet

First Line: It's of [a] rich gentleman near London did dwell

Themes:  ShipwreckTransvestismWomen sailorsCruel parents

2806 c.16(47)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(308a)

Notes:  Slip


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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 - Bod749

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 892

Title: The merchants daughter of Bristow

First Line: Behold the touchstone of true loe [sic]

Tune: Maiden's joy

References:

ESTC: S91215

Subjects:  Italy

Themes:  MerchantsCourtship - difference in social statusTransvestismWomen sailors

Wood 402(51, 52)

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