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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V11418

Titles:
A copy of verses for 1829, humbly presented to ... the parish of Aldersgate ... by William Alvey, beadle

First Lines:
Kind sirs, once more accept my humble lay

Themes:
Watchmen

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V640

Titles:
Move on there! Or, The devil & the watchman
Move on there, or the devil and the watchman
Move on there, or the Devil and the watchman

First Lines:
Charley was a watchman rare

Subjects:
London (England)

Themes:
Watchmen

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4665

Titles:
The watchman

First Lines:
A watchman I am, and I know all the round
A watchman I am, and I knows all the round

Themes:
Watchmen

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4668

Titles:
A new song called The sleepy watchman!

First Lines:
A frolicsome party one night

Themes:
Watchmen

Edition - Bod1614

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed & Sold by J. Pitts, Wholesale Toy & Marble Warehouse 6, Great St. Andrew St. Seven Dials

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(2504).


Ballad - Roud Number: V640

Title: Move on there! Or, The devil & the watchman

First Line: Charley was a watchman rare

Themes:  Watchmen

Firth c.17(147)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod2646

Imprint Names:  Sheppard, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1794

Imprint: Publish'd Augst. 23, 1794, by C. Sheppard, No. 15, St. Peters Hill Doctors Commons

Notes:  An engraving.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4665

Title: The watchman

First Line: A watchman I am, and I knows all the round

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Watchmen

Harding B 12(121)

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Edition - Bod11876

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed & Sold by J. Pitts, Wholesale Toy & Marble Warehouse 6, Great St. Andrew St. Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V640

Title: Move on there! Or, The devil & the watchman

First Line: Charley was a watchman rare

Themes:  Watchmen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13809

Title: Dunois the brave

First Line: It was Dunois the young and brave

Harding B 11(2504)

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Edition - Bod17200

Imprint Names:  Haly

Imprint Locations:  Cork

Imprint: Haly, Printer, Hanover- [St., Cork]


Ballad - Roud Number: V4668

Title: A new song called The sleepy watchman!

First Line: A frolicsome party one night

Notes:  Verse and prose.

Themes:  Watchmen

Harding B 26(608)

Notes:  Slip. Imprint torn.


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Edition - Bod18595

Imprint Names:  Quick, J.V.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1829

Imprint: Engraved, Printed, and Sold by J.V. Quick, 36, Bowling Green Lane, Clerkenwell


Ballad - Roud Number: V11418

Title: A copy of verses for 1829, humbly presented to ... the parish of Aldersgate ... by William Alvey, beadle

First Line: Kind sirs, once more accept my humble lay

Themes:  Watchmen

Harding B 37(26)

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Edition - Bod18596

Imprint Names:  Quick, J.V.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1830

Imprint: Printed and Sold, by J.V. Quick, 36, Bowling Green Lane, Clerkenwell


Ballad

Title: A copy of verses for the year 1830, humbly presented to ... the parish of Aldersgate ... by William Alvey, beadle

First Line: Swift circling on the wings of time

Themes:  Watchmen

Harding B 37(27)

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Edition - Bod18597

Imprint Names:  Quick, J.V.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1831

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J.V. Quick, 36, Bowling Green Lane, Clerkenwell, London


Ballad

Title: A copy of verses for the year 1831, humbly presented to ... the parish of Aldersgate ... by William Alvey, beadle

First Line: Days have flitted, months have past

Themes:  Watchmen

Harding B 37(28)

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Edition - Bod18598

Imprint Names:  Quick, J.V.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1832

Imprint: Engraved, Printed, & Sold by J.V. Quick, 36, Bowling Green Lane, Clerkenwell, London


Ballad

Title: A copy of verses for the year 1832, humbly presented to ... the parish of Aldersgate ... by William Alvey, beadle

First Line: Time, hath brought us once again

Themes:  Watchmen

Harding B 37(29)

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Edition - Bod23480

Imprint Names:  Cluer, J.Cobb, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  [c.1727]

Imprint: Sold by J. Cluer in Bow-Church-Yard, and by J. Cobb in P[lumbtree] street, St. Giles's


Ballad - Roud Number: V21418

Title: The jolly gentleman's frolick: or, The city ramble

First Line: Give ear to a frolicksome ditty

References:

ESTC: N69890

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Watchmen

Douce Ballads 1(106b)

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Edition - Bod18594

Imprint Names:  Clay, R.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1828

Imprint: Printed and Sold by Richard Clay, 9, Devonshire Street, Bishopsgate


Ballad - Roud Number: V32700

Title: A copy of verses for 1828, humbly presented to ... the parish of Aldersgate ... by William Alvey, beadle

First Line: Once more your bellman greets you with his rhyme

Themes:  WatchmenTransportation

Harding B 37(25)

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Harding B 37(33)

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Edition - Bod18600

Imprint Names:  Quick, J.V.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1834

Imprint: Engraved, Printed, and Sold by J.V. Quick, 36, Bowling Green Lane, Clerkenwell; and Little Paternoster Row, Spitalfields, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V30461

Title: A copy of verses for the year 1834, humbly presented to ... the parish of Aldersgate ... by William Alvey, beadle

First Line: Hoary Time, with wrinkl'd brow

Themes:  SlaveryWatchmen

Harding B 37(31)

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Edition - Bod18602

Imprint Names:  Quick, J.V.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1835

Imprint: Engraved, Printed, and Sold by J.V. Quick, 36, Bowling Green Lane, Clerkenwell, and Little Paternoster Row, Union Street, Spitalfields, London

Notes:  Sheet has been cut and reassembled on the page


Ballad - Roud Number: V34607

Title: A copy of verses for the year 1835, humbly presented to ... the parish of St. Martin in the Fields, by Thos. Cuss, beadle

First Line: Time hurries on, and seasons roll

Themes:  SlaveryWatchmen

Harding B 37(35)

Notes:  Sheet has been cut and reassembled on the page


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Edition - Bod18599

Imprint Names:  Quick, J.V.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1833

Imprint: Engraved, Printed, and Sold by J.V. Quick, 36, Bowling Green Lane, Clerkenwell, and Little Paternoster Row, Union Street, Spitalfields, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V21969

Title: A copy of verses for the year 1833, humbly presented to ... the parish of Aldersgate ... by W. Alvey, beadle

First Line: The rapid tide of Time rolls on

Themes:  Political reformWatchmenEpidemics

Harding B 37(30)

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Edition - Bod20222

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V26543

Title: The scouts of the city

First Line: O ye gentlemen give ear to my ditty

Themes:  Transported convictPoliceWatchmen

Johnson Ballads 2827

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod4901

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer Toy and Marble warehouse 6, Great st, Andre[w] street Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 767

Title: Meet me by moonlight

First Line: Meet me by moonlight alone

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V22054

Title: The Englishman's wife, God bless her

First Line: A full glass of brandy come fill full for me

Themes:  Women

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V16448

Title: Parody; on Love was once a little boy

First Line: I love a little lass, oh dear

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1244

Title: Parody on the Minstrel boy

First Line: The fiddler's boy to the fair has gone

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V18439

Title: Guy Fawkes

First Line: I [sing] a doleful tragedy: Guy Fawkes the prince of sinisters

Subjects:  Fawkes, Guy, 1570-1606

Themes:  Guy Fawkes day

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V640

Title: Move on there, or the Devil and the watchman

First Line: Charley was a watchman rare

Themes:  Watchmen

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V18590

Title: The sweets of love

First Line: Life with all its fading joys

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V2849

Title: Sally and Billy, or the Fatal repulse

First Line: Young Billy went a courting

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V20592

Title: The midnight serenade

First Line: Now when half the world is dreaming

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V31317

Title: A lover's entreaty

First Line: Now your old dad is dreaming, love

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V1050

Title: The frozen river

First Line: When winter chains from shore to shore

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V27488

Title: Parody on 'Isable

First Line: Wake, dearest wake, while the gas lamps are glaring

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V5948

Title: Very well I did it at the price sir

First Line: When I left my native village to see this jolly town

Themes:  Countryman in London

Johnson Ballads fol. 121

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Edition - Bod14038

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer Toy and Marble warehouse 6, Great st, Andre[w] street Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13886

Title: Glee, -- (three voices)

First Line: To all you ladies now at land

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V22054

Title: The Englishman's wife; God bless her

First Line: A full glass of brandy come fill full for me

Themes:  Marriage

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V16448

Title: Parody; \"on love was once a little boy

First Line: I love a little lass, oh dear

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1244

Title: Parody on the minstrel boy

First Line: The fiddler's boy to the fair has gone

Themes:  FairsMusicians

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V18439

Title: Guy Fawkes

First Line: I sing a doleful tragedy: Guy Fawkes the prince of sinisters

Subjects:  Fawkes, Guy, 1570-1606

Themes:  Guy Fawkes day

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V640

Title: Move on there, or the devil and the watchman

First Line: Charley was a watchman rare

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Watchmen

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V18590

Title: The sweets of love

First Line: Life with all its fading joys

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V2849

Title: Sally and Billy, or the fatal repulse

First Line: Young Billy went a courting

Themes:  Murder

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V20592

Title: The midnight serenade

First Line: Now when half the world is dreamine [sic]

Themes:  Night

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V31317

Title: A lover's entreaty

First Line: Now your old dad is dreaming, love

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V1050

Title: The frozen river

First Line: When winter chains from shore to shore

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V27488

Title: Parody ou [sic] 'Isable' [sic]

First Line: Wake, dearest wake, while the gas lamps are glaring

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V5948

Title: Very well I did it at the price sir

First Line: When I left my native village to see this jolly town

Themes:  Countryman in London

Harding B 11(863)

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