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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9700

Titles:
The first meeting of the wax figures in the museum of the Star inn, Bolton. A humourous recitation

First Lines:
I forgot the day and date in 1849

Subjects:
Bolton (England)

Themes:
Waxworks

Edition - Bod7080

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, Printer, 6, Chadderton st., Oldham Rd. Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: V9700

Title: The first meeting of the wax figures in the museum of the Star inn, Bolton. A humourous recitation

First Line: I forgot the day and date in 1849

Authors:  Munro, R.

Performers:  Munro, R.

Performance Locations:  Star Inn

Subjects:  Bolton (England)

Themes:  Waxworks

Firth b.26(21)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 946

Titles:
Going to Chelsea to buy a bun
A new song called going to Chelsea to buy a bun
Going to Chelsea

First Lines:
As I was a going to Chelsea one day
As I was going to Chelsea one day

Subjects:
Chelsea (England)

Themes:
Waxworks
Restaurants

Edition - Bod5554

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: J. Pitts Printer, Toy & Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew Street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 946

Title: A new song called going to Chelsea to buy a bun

First Line: As I was going to Chelsea one day

Subjects:  Chelsea (England)

Themes:  WaxworksRestaurants

2806 c.19(12)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth c.18(211)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(103d)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(1357)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5879

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1829

Imprint: Printed by T. [Birt] 10, Great St. [Andrew] Street, (wholesale and retail,) Seven Dials, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 512

Title: Colin and Phoebe

First Line: Well met, dearest Phoebe, O why in such haste

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 608

Title: In my cottag[e] near a wood

First Line: In my cottage near a wood, love & Rosa now are mine

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 946

Title: Going to Chelsea to buy a bun

First Line: As I was going to Chelsea one day

Subjects:  Chelsea (England)

Themes:  WaxworksRestaurants

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V5440

Title: The pilgrim

First Line: Far over land, far over wave

Notes:  Different from Harding B 11(639)

Harding B 11(640)

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Edition - Bod3530

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

Notes:  Part of a sheet of four ballads; see Harding B 11(640).


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 946

Title: Going to Chelsea to buy a bun

First Line: As I was going to Chelsea one day

Subjects:  Chelsea (England)

Themes:  WaxworksRestaurants

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5440

Title: The pilgrim

First Line: Far over land, far over wave

Harding B 25(753)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 20

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod13300

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.Goodwin, D.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J, Pitts, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St, Andrew Street, Seven Dials; and sold also by D. Goodwin, 204, White Chapel Road, near the London Hospital


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 512

Title: Colin & Phoebe

First Line: Well met, dearest Phoebe, O why in such haste

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13748

Title: Away with melancholy

First Line: Away with melancholy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 946

Title: Going to Chelsea to buy a bun

First Line: As I was going to Chelsea one day

Subjects:  Chelsea (England)

Themes:  WaxworksRestaurants

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V5440

Title: The pilgrim

First Line: Far over land, far over wave

Notes:  Different from Harding B 11(640)

Harding B 11(639)

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Edition - Bod9808

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.

Series Identifier: 71


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 946

Title: Going to Chelsea to buy a bun

First Line: As I was going to Chelsea one day

Subjects:  Chelsea (England)

Themes:  WaxworksRestaurants

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 512

Title: Colin and Phoebe

First Line: Well met, dearest Phoebe, O why in such haste

Firth c.18(209)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4447

Titles:
There's nothing like that about me

First Lines:
Some people there are, we meet in our time

Themes:
Waxworks
Entertainments
Police
Paternity

Edition - Bod18763

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V26750

Title: The humours of the fair. In song and dialogue

First Line: Now the sports are begun, how they throng to the fair

Notes:  Verse and prose

References:

ESTC: T36845

Themes:  FairsAfricansWaxworksPunch

Harding B 4(39)

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Edition - Bod10857

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Part of a sheet oftwo ballads. See 2806 c.15(259)

Series Identifier: 790


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4447

Title: There's nothing like that about me

First Line: Some people there are, we meet in our time

Performers:  Laburnum, Walter

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  PolicePaternityEntertainmentsWaxworks

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V418

Title: The dashing white serjeant

First Line: If I had a beau, for a soldier would go

Themes:  Soldiers

Firth c.26(238)

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Edition - Bod10502

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1873]

Notes:  2806 c.16(114) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 835


1st Ballad

Title: Wreck of the Northfleet; or, Farewell dear wife, dearer than life

First Line: A braver man that [sic] Captain Knowles ne'er set a ship in motion

Performers:  Torr, Sam, 1846-1899

Themes:  Shipwreck

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V17307

Title: The waxwork show!

First Line: While walking out the other night, not knowing where to go

Performers:  Oliver, Will, 1853-1916

Subjects:  Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873Gladstone, W.E. (William Ewart), 1809-1896Plimsoll, Samuel, 1824-1898Sherbrooke, Robert Lowe, Viscount, 1811-1892

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th centuryWaxworks

Harding B 11(4330)

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Harding B 13(244)

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Edition - Bod10708

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V26752

Title: Have you seen the Shah?

First Line: About the Shah of Persia, to you I'm going to sing

Subjects:  Nasir ud-Din, Shah of Persia

Themes:  AmusementsVisit of the Shah of Persia, 1873Waxworks

Firth c.26(148)

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Edition - Bod16100

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Harding B 11(4330) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 835


1st Ballad

Title: Wreck of the Northfleet; or Farewell dear wiff [sic], dearer than life

First Line: A braver man that [sic] captain Knowles ne'er set a ship in motion

Performers:  Torr, Sam, 1846-1899

Themes:  Shipwreck

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V17307

Title: The waxwork show!

First Line: While walking out the other night, not knowing where to go

Performers:  Oliver, Will, 1853-1916

Subjects:  Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873Gladstone, W.E. (William Ewart), 1809-1896Plimsoll, Samuel, 1824-1898Sherbrooke, Robert Lowe, Viscount, 1811-1892

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th centuryWaxworks

2806 c.16(114)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6048

Titles:
London exhibitions
[London exhibitions]

First Lines:
The names of two great warriers, [sic] whom here you may see
The names of two great warriors, whom here you may see
The names of two great warriors, whom here you may seee [sic]

Subjects:
London (England)

Themes:
Entertainments
Indians of North America
Chinese
Great Exhibition, 1851
Madame Tussaud's
Waxworks
Americans
Amusements

Edition - Bod12308

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1855 and 1861

Imprint: Hodges, (from Pitts) Wholesale Toy Warehouse, [31, Dudley] Street, Seven Dials. Notice, E. Hodges has Removed from 31 Dudley St., to 26, Grafton-street Soho


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6048

Title: London exhibitions

First Line: The names of two great warriors, whom here you may see

Tune: Jim along Josey [and others]

Performers:  Sharp, John W., 1828-1856

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Great Exhibition, 1851Indians of North AmericaAmusementsChineseAmericansWaxworks

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22802

Title: Love in a hayband

First Line: Did you ever hear of one Richard Short's history

Themes:  TavernsRural society

Harding B 11(2186)

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