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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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - Bod12019

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High Street, St. Giles


Ballad - Roud Number: V20683

Title: Mary Newall the artful girl of Pimlico

First Line: Come all you ladies list to me

Themes:  PoliceServantsTransvestismTheft

Harding B 11(2361)

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Harding B 13(153)

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Johnson Ballads 320

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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 - Bod12306

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Printed for Wm. Armstrong, B[a]nastre st: Liverpool


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2888

Title: Love among the roses

First Line: Young Love flew to the Paphian bower

Performers:  Larken, Mr.

Performance Locations:  Theatre Royal

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 5769

Title: Dick the joiner

First Line: In Liverpool town there lived a lad a joiner to his station

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentServantsTransvestism

Harding B 11(2217)

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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 - Bod24085

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed and Sold at the Printing-Office, in Russell-Court, Drury-Lane


Ballad - Roud Number: V319

Title: The faithless captain; or, The betray'd virgin

First Line: All you young maidens fair, pray awhile draw near

References:

ESTC: N70815

Subjects:  India

Themes:  ServantsSailorsSeduction and abandonmentWomen sailorsTransvestismShipwreck

Douce Ballads 3(26b)

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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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