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Edition - Bod18936

Imprint Names:  Carvalho, S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: London: Printed for S. Carvalho, 18, West Place, Nelson- street, City Road


Ballad - Roud Number: 4433

Title: Alonzo the brave, and the fair Imogene

First Line: A warrior so bold, and a virgin so bright

Themes:  GhostsUnfaithfulness

Harding B 5(45)

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Edition - Bod3268

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(51) is another impression Harding B 11(52) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: Among the green bushes

First Line: As I walked thro' the meadows one morning in May

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: The false lover

First Line: As I was a walking one morning in May

Themes:  Unfaithfulness

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1794

Title: Jack Robinson

First Line: The perils and dangers of the voyage pass'd

Themes:  SailorsLovers partedUnfaithfulness

Harding B 11(53)

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Edition - Bod3258

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Notes:  Harding B 11(51) is another impression Harding B 11(53) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: Among the green bushes

First Line: A[s] I walked thro' the meadows one morning in May

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: The false lover

First Line: As I was a walking one morning in May

Themes:  WealthUnfaithfulness

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1794

Title: Jack Robinson

First Line: The perils and dangers of the voyage pass'd

Themes:  SailorsLovers partedUnfaithfulness

Harding B 11(52)

Notes:  MS note on third ballad: \"By Tom Hudson, about 1813\"


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Edition - Bod15523

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Notes:  Harding B 11(52) is another impression Harding B 11(53) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: Among the green bushes

First Line: A[s] I walked thro' the meadows one morning in May

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: The false lover

First Line: As I was a walking one morning in May

Themes:  WealthUnfaithfulness

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1794

Title: Jack Robinson

First Line: The perils and dangers of the voyage pass'd

Themes:  SailorsLovers partedUnfaithfulness

Harding B 11(51)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 4433

Titles:
Alonzo the brave and the fair Imogine
Alonzo the brave, and the fair Imogine
A parody upon the poem of Alonzo the brave and the fair Imogene
Alonzo the brave and the fair Imogene
Alonzo the brave, and the fair Imogene

First Lines:
Young Damon and Phillis, whose hearts were entwined
Oh, I am going to sing a story which I sup- [sic] you all know
I am going to sing you a story, which I suppose you all know
A warrior so bold, and a virgin so bright

Themes:
Ghosts
Lovers parted
Unfaithfulness

Edition - Bod6005

Imprint Names:  Davenport, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1800 and 1802

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Davenport, 6, George's Court, St. John's Lane, West Smithfield, London


Ballad

Title: The false lover rewarded

First Line: Young men and maids I pray give ear

References:

ESTC: T195381

Themes:  Monstrous birthsUnfaithfulness

Harding B 6(95)

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Edition - Bod18934

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by Jennings, Water lane, Fleet-street, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 22132

Title: Bateman's tragedy

First Line: You gallant dames so finely fram'd

Themes:  GhostsSuicideUnfaithfulness

Harding B 6(46)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1794

Titles:
Jack Robinson

First Lines:
The perils and dangers of the voyage past
The perils and dangers of the voyage pass'd
The perils and dnngers [sic] of the voyage pass'd
The perils and dangers of the voyage passed

Subjects:
Portsmouth (England)

Themes:
Sailors
Lovers parted
Taverns
Unfaithfulness

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1040

Titles:
The false lover
Down among the green bushes
The green bushes
Among the green bushes, &c
Green bushes
A new song called The green bushes
Among the green bushes
Down by the green bushes

First Lines:
As I walk'd thro' the meadows one morning in May
A[s] I walked thro' the meadows one morning in May
Early one morning in the month of May
As I walked thro' the meadows one morning in May
\"I'll buy you new beavers, and fine silken gowns
As I walk'd through the meadows one morning in May
I'll buy you new bavers and fine silken gowns
Down by the green bushes, where he thinks to meet me
As I was a walking one morning in May
As I was walking one morning in May
As I went out walking one morn'g in spring
As I walked through the meadows one morning in May
When I was a walking one morning in May

Themes:
Deception
Wealth
Unfaithfulness
Rejected suitor
Clothing

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 22132

Titles:
Young Bateman's ghost; or, A godly warning to all maidens
Bateman's tragedy

First Lines:
You gallant dames so finely fram'd
You dainty dames so finely fram'd

Themes:
Abduction
Rejected suitor
Ghosts
Suicide
Unfaithfulness

Edition - Bod24026

Imprint Names:  Aldermary Church Yard

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed and Sold in Aldermary Church-Yard, Bow Lane, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V31851

Title: The distracted sailor

First Line: Oh! how pleasant are young lovers

References:

ESTC: T192114

Subjects:  Spain

Themes:  SailorsUnfaithfulnessBethlehem Royal Hospital (London, England)

Douce Ballads 3(23a)

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Harding B 4(45)

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