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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 - Bod8704

Imprint Names:  Wilson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Whitehaven

Imprint: At T. Wilson's, No. 45, King Street, Whitehaven


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V29751

Title: The lover's resolution

First Line: Love it is a killing thing, I've heard the people say

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 552

Title: New York street

First Line: As I was walking up New York street

Themes:  MerchantsCannibalismTransvestismWomen sailors

Firth c.13(299)

Notes:  Torn top edge


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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 - 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
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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 - Bod3932

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  Appears also in a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 19(40).


Ballad

Title: The lady and sailor

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

Themes:  MerchantsSailorsSocial statusPress-gangsTransvestismWomen sailorsAstrology

2806 c.15(179)

Notes:  Slip.


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Firth c.12(252)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod13436

Imprint Names:  Angus, G.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  between 1812 and 1825

Imprint: Angus, Printer


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 819

Title: The bonnet so blue

First Line: Kingston upon Woolwich, a town in Yorkshire

Subjects:  Charles Edward, prince, grandson of James II, king of England, 1720-1788

Themes:  SoldiersPortraitureScots

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 268

Title: Jack Munro

First Line: In Chatham town there liv'd a worthy merchant man

Themes:  MerchantsLovers partedWomen soldiersTransvestism

Harding B 11(392)

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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 - Bod8707

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: The farmer's happy marriage

First Line: There was an old merchant of honour & fame

Themes:  MerchantsLetter-writingPress-gangsWomen sailorsTransvestism

Firth c.13(300)

Notes:  Slip


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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 - 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 - 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 - Bod19547

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V639

Title: Butcher turned devil

First Line: Come neighbours draw near me and listen awhile

Themes:  DisguiseFrauds in trade

2nd Ballad

Title: The London merchant

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

Themes:  MerchantsSocial statusWomen sailorsTransvestismLovers parted

Johnson Ballads 173

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