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Edition - Bod12287

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, Church Street, Preston

Series Identifier: 111


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: Mary Ann and her servant man

First Line: It's of a damsel both fair and handsome

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusServantsTransvestism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 226

Title: The female drummer

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

Themes:  Women soldiersTransvestism

Harding B 11(2338)

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Edition - Bod1581

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Notes:  Compare the illustration of this fable on p. 129 of Select Fables; with cuts ... by Thomas and John Bewick, and others ... (Newcastle, 1820).


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 141

Title: The golden glove

First Line: A wealthy young squire of Tanworth [sic] we hear

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusTransvestism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 24613

Title: The village blacksmith

First Line: Under a spreading chesnut-tree the village smithy stands

Authors:  Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882

Themes:  Blacksmiths

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V4994

Title: I'll not beguile thee

First Line: I'll not beguile thee from thy home

2806 c.16(12)

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2806 c.16(75a)

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Harding B 11(1705)

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Edition - Bod10503

Imprint Names:  Walker, J.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  18--

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 30


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 141

Title: The golden glove

First Line: A wealthy young squire of Tamworth we hear

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusTransvestism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1192

Title: Rosin, the beau

First Line: I have travelled this wide world over

Themes:  Drinking

Firth c.22(20)

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Harding B 11(1356)

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Johnson Ballads 1602

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Johnson Ballads 1603

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1603; Coloured illustration.


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Johnson d.1773(p. 120v)

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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 - 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 - Bod1224

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

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

Series Identifier: 96


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 536

Title: William and Harriet

First Line: Its of a rich gentleman near London did dwell

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusTransvestismWomen sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2365

Title: Colleen Rhue

First Line: As I was walktng [sic] one summers morning

Themes:  Pastoral

Firth c.26(65)

Notes:  Imprint of J.O. Bebbington has been defaced


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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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Edition - Bod6676

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V913

Title: The Coal hole

First Line: I am a brisk young lively blade

Themes:  Prisons

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 536

Title: William & Harriet

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

Themes:  ShipwreckCourtship - difference in social statusTransvestismWomen sailors

Firth b.25(77)

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Johnson Ballads 174

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Johnson Ballads 175

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Edition - Bod8211

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer & Pub[lisher,] 177, Union Street, Borough. S.E.

Notes:  Firth b.26(266) is another impression

Series Identifier: 656


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7560

Title: The constant pair; or The pretty prentice boy

First Line: Come all you pretty maidens and a story I'll tell

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)Indies

Themes:  MerchantsSailorsCourtship - difference in social statusWomen sailorsTransvestism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13846

Title: Come back to Erin

First Line: Come back to Erin, mavourneen, mavourneen

Subjects:  Ireland

Firth c.12(253)

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Edition - Bod8655

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1829

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, (wholesale and retail,) 10, Great St. Andrew-Street, Seven Dials, London


Ballad

Title: The London merchant

First Line: Its of a rich merchant near London we hear

Themes:  MerchantsCourtship - difference in social statusWomen sailorsTransvestismMurder

Firth c.13(74)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(130c)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(1133)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 30

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 30 has surface damage Slip



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Edition - Bod8676

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V30121

Title: The bonny sailor boy

First Line: There was a rich merchant in Liverpool did dwell

Subjects:  IrelandLiverpool (England)

Themes:  MerchantsSailorsCourtship - difference in social statusWomen sailorsTransvestism

Firth c.13(264)

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Edition - Bod9722

Imprint Names:  Quick, J.V.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Quick, Printer, Bowling Green Lane, Clerkenwell. 8 Little Paternoster Row, Spitalfields


Ballad - Roud Number: V7560

Title: The constant pair; or, The pretty 'prentice boy

First Line: Come all you pretty maidens, and a story I'll tell

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)Indies

Themes:  MerchantsCourtship - difference in social statusTransvestismWomen sailors

Firth c.18(120)

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Edition - Bod20842

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: Mary Ann and her servant man

First Line: It's of a damsel both fair and handsome

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusServantsTransvestism - woman in disguise

2806 b.11(22)

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Edition - Bod1187

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1839 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson & Son, (late Russell,) Printers, 69, Digbeth, (from 21, Moor street, ...


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 218

Title: Oxford city

First Line: It's of o [sic] fair maid in Oxford city

Themes:  MurderCourtship - difference in social status

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 238

Title: Happy couple

First Line: Come all you young damsels that sport in Cupid's chain

Themes:  Press-gangsTransvestismWoman in disguise

Firth b.34(220)

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Edition - Bod1262

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer & Publisher, 177, Union Street, Borough S.E.

Notes:  Firth c.12(253) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 656


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7560

Title: The constant pair; or, The pretty prentice boy

First Line: Come all you pretty maidens and a story I'll tell

Subjects:  Indies

Themes:  MerchantsCourtship - difference in social statusTransvestismWomen sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13846

Title: Come back to Erin

First Line: Come back to Erin, mavourneen, mavourneen

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

Firth b.26(266)

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Edition - Bod1989

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


1st Ballad

Title: The London merchant

First Line: Its of a rich merchant near London we hear

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusMerchantsWomen sailorsTransvestismMurder

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3046

Title: The red haired man's wife. A new song

First Line: Ye muses nine combine and lend me your aid

Themes:  Rejected suitorLetter-writingRed hair

Harding B 11(2188)

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Edition - Bod2219

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 398

Title: Poor Caroline of Edinburgh town

First Line: Come all young men and maidens attend unto my rhyme

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7560

Title: The constant pair; or, The pretty 'prentice boy

First Line: Come all you pretty maidens and a story I'll tell

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)Indies

Themes:  ApprenticesCourtship - difference in social statusWomen sailorsTransvestismMerchants

Harding B 11(3063)

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Edition - Bod2412

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(3764) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3826

Title: Terence's farewell

First Line: So, my Kathleen, you're going to leave me

Authors:  Dufferin and Clandeboye, Helen Selina Sheridan, Baroness, 1807-1867

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 536

Title: William & Harriet

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

Themes:  Cruel parentsWomen sailorsTransvestismShipwreckCourtship - difference in social status

Firth b.26(248)

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Edition - Bod2413

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

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

Notes:  Firth b.26(248) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3826

Title: Terence's farewell

First Line: So, my Kathleen, you're going to leave me

Authors:  Dufferin and Clandeboye, Helen Selina Sheridan, Baroness, 1807-1867

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 536

Title: William & Harriet

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

Themes:  Cruel parentsWomen sailorsTransvestismShipwreckCourtship - difference in social status

Harding B 11(3764)

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Edition - Bod2562

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V35049

Title: Yarmouth lovers

First Line: It's of a rich merchant in Yarmouth did dwell

Themes:  MerchantsCourtship - difference in social statusPress-gangsWomen sailorsAstrologyTransvestism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6724

Title: Dear maid, my every hope of bliss

First Line: Dear maid, by every hope of bliss

Harding B 11(4335)

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Edition - Bod11495

Imprint Names:  [Diceys or Marshall]

Imprint Locations:  [London]

Ballad

Title: The loyal lovers garland. In four parts

First Line: You lovers that know what to love doth belong

References:

ESTC: N10020

Subjects:  JamaicaBarbados

Themes:  MerchantsShipwreckLetter-writingCourtship - difference in social statusTransvestismWomen sailorsCruel father

Douce Ballads 3(54a)

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Edition - Bod20843

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High-street, St. Giles


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: Cruel father and affectionate lovers

First Line: It's of a damsel both fair and handsome

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusLovers partedTransvestismCruel father

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4121

Title: You would not leave your Norah

First Line: You would not leave your Norah?

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2806 b.11(42/43)

Notes:  2806 b.11(42/43) is a divided sheet.


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2806 b.11(235)

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Firth b.25(145)

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Edition - Bod24075

Imprint Names:  [Diceys or Marshall]

Imprint Locations:  [London]

Notes:  The first illustration is also used in The life of Robinson Crusoe, of York, mariner, published in Aldermary Church Yard


Ballad - Roud Number: V16670

Title: The fortunate lover; or, The old man out-witted

First Line: Let all loyal lovers which around me do stand

References:

ESTC: T40053

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusFarmersCruel fatherPress-gangsTransvestism

Douce Ballads 3(31a)

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Edition - Bod24226

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: V2183

Title: The tragical ballad: or, The lady who fell in love with her serving-man

First Line: Good people pray attend

References:

ESTC: N13815

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusServantsCruel parentsTransvestismWomen soldiers

Douce Ballads 3(96a)

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