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Edition - Bod10104

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Notes:  Part of a sheet of three ballads; see Firth c.26(50) for the imprint.

Series Identifier: 267


Ballad - Roud Number: 367

Title: Polly Oliver's rambles

First Line: One night as Polly Oliver lay musing in bed

Themes:  Women soldiersTransvestism

Firth c.14(169)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod8335

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. P. Such, Machine Printer, and Publisher, 177, Union Street, Borough

Notes:  Harding B 11(969) is another edition Harding B 11(970) is another edition

Series Identifier: 343


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V391

Title: Hearts of oak

First Line: Come cheer up my lads 'tis to glory we steer

Authors:  Garrick, David, 1717-1779

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15037

Title: Do you really think she did

First Line: I waited till twilight and still she did not come

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 226

Title: The female drummer

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

Themes:  Women soldiersTransvestism

Firth c.14(165)

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Harding B 11(971)

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Edition - Bod8728

Imprint Names:  Moore, J.

Imprint Locations:  Belfast

Date  between 1846 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and sold wholesale by James Moore, 1, Castle-court


Ballad

Title: The village pride

First Line: In blythe and bonnie Scotland, where the bluebell does grow

Themes:  Women soldiersTransvestism

Firth c.14(234)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8779

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  See Harding B 11(2338) which bears the same cut


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(166)

Notes:  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 - Bod20340

Imprint Names:  Davenport, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1799 and 1800

Imprint: Printed and sold by J Davenport, No. 6, Little Catherine- street, Strand, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 2036

Title: I wish the wars were all over. A favourite song

First Line: Down in the meadows where violets do grow

References:

ESTC: T196311

Themes:  Women soldiersTransvestism

Johnson Ballads 302

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21772

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Ballad - Roud Number: 367

Title: Polly Oliver's rambles

First Line: One night as Polly Oliver lay musing in bed

Themes:  Women soldiersTransvestism

2806 c.16(61)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(205c)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 1902

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 1903

Notes:  Slip


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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 - 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 - 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 - Bod13777

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1829

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, No. 10, Great St. Andrew-Street, Seven Dials, London, (wholesale and retail,)

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 49 is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1514

Title: God save the king!

First Line: God save great George our king!

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1765

Title: The parson's clerk!

First Line: Near Moorfields is a house of prayer

Themes:  Church-going

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V683

Title: Fanny in the grove

First Line: Fanny was in the grove

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V8188

Title: Love and glory

First Line: Young Henry was as brave a youth

Authors:  Dibdin, Thomas, 1771-1841

Themes:  Women soldiersTransvestism

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V593

Title: Rule Britannia

First Line: When Britain first, at heaven's command

Authors:  Thomson, James, 1700-1748

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 6716

Title: Donald of Dundee

First Line: Young Donald is the blythest lad

Subjects:  Scotland

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V189

Title: The beautiful maid

First Line: When absent from her my soul holds most dear

Johnson Ballads 48

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Johnson Ballads 50

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Johnson Ballads 51

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Johnson Ballads 52

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Edition - Bod20469

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1829

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, No. 10, Great St. Andrew-Street, Seven Dials, London, (wholesale and retail,)

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 48 is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1514

Title: God save the king!

First Line: God save great George our king!

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1765

Title: The parson's clerk!

First Line: Near Moorfields is a house of prayer

Themes:  Church-going

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V683

Title: Fanny in the grove

First Line: Fanny was in the grove

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V8188

Title: Love and glory

First Line: Young Henry was as brave a youth

Authors:  Dibdin, Thomas, 1771-1841

Themes:  Women soldiersTransvestism

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V593

Title: Rule Britannia

First Line: When Britain first, at heaven's command

Authors:  Thomson, James, 1700-1748

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 6716

Title: Donald of Dundee

First Line: Young Donald is the blithest lad

Subjects:  Scotland

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V189

Title: The beautiful maid

First Line: When absent from her my soul holds most dear

Johnson Ballads 49

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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 - Bod9061

Imprint Names:  Hoggett, T.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1816 and 1843

Imprint: Hoggett, Printer


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 268

Title: Jack Munro

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

Subjects:  GermanyFlanders

Themes:  Social statusLovers reunitedWomen soldiersTransvestism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4888

Title: The beautiful boy

First Line: It was now in winter, about six in the morn

Themes:  Beauty

Harding B 11(1835)

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Edition - Bod21218

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 550

Title: The Paisley officer

First Line: In blythe and bonny Scotland, where the blue bells do grow

Themes:  Women soldiersTransvestismIndia - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858

2806 c.14(124)

Notes:  Slip


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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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