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Edition - Bod1627

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 925


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 23589

Title: Work, boys, work

First Line: I'm not a wealthy man, but I've hit upon a plan

Themes:  Work

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8263

Title: The Irish excavator

First Line: If you will listen to my song, I will not detain you long

2806 c.15(238)

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Harding B 11(4322)

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Edition - Bod19332

Imprint Names:  Parnell, L. and J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: L. & J. Parnell, Publishers, English, Foreign and Colonial, 12, Rockley Road, London, W.


Ballad

Title: The song of work

First Line: Work! work! work!

Authors:  Parnell, John

Themes:  Work

Johnson Ballads 1325

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Edition - Bod19543

Imprint Names:  Labour Literature Society, Ltd.

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Imprint: Labour Literature Society, Ltd., 105 London Street, Glasgow

Series Identifier: Socialist songs 2


1st Ballad

Title: Song of the workers

First Line: Let us who hear the shrill-voiced cock

Authors:  Dupont, Pierre

Notes:  Song

Themes:  Working class

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5627

Title: No master

First Line: Saith man to man, we've heard and known

Tune: The hardy Norseman

Authors:  Morris, William, 1834-1896

Notes:  Song

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3567

Title: The coming of the light

First Line: Hark! the sound of many voices proclaims the dawn of day

Tune: The wearing of the green

Authors:  Nicoll, D.J.

Notes:  Song

Themes:  Working class

4th Ballad

Title: Hymn of the proletariat

First Line: Who hammers brass and stone?

Tune: Zu Mantua in Banden

Authors:  Most, Johann

Notes:  Song

Themes:  Working class

Johnson Ballads 1724

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Johnson Ballads 1725

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13011

Titles:
The honest working man

First Lines:
We've sung of heroes brave and good

Themes:
Working class

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13793

Titles:
Working men of England
The working men of England
The working men of England!

First Lines:
Gh [sic], the working men of England, we labour for the great
Oh, the working men of England, we labour for the great
The working men of England
Oh! the working men of England, we labour for the great

Themes:
Working class

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3802

Titles:
The working man's Sunday at home

First Lines:
There's just now a botheration agitation and vexation

Themes:
Working hours

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V14180

Titles:
Triumph song of the workers

First Lines:
Men and women! rise to justice

Themes:
Working class

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8900

Titles:
The labourer's, horizon at sunrise

First Lines:
How pure the air how sweet the breeze

Themes:
Working class

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13671

Titles:
Here's a health to the hard working man

First Lines:
Who is the prop and support of the land

Themes:
Working class

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13012

Titles:
The honest working man

First Lines:
Oh, the great men of the day, they
Oh, the great men of the day

Themes:
Working class

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5158

Titles:
The opinions of ... workin[g] ...

First Lines:
[I] stood beside a factory whe[re]...

Themes:
Working class

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6033

Titles:
Out on the sly

First Lines:
Last Monday morning, I went to my work

Themes:
Work
Women

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1929

Titles:
Success to the Nine hours' movement!
Success to the Nine hours movement

First Lines:
The sons of labour in the land

Themes:
Working class

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4120

Titles:
The tramp of the workers

First Lines:
\"O the clang of the wooden shoon!\"

Themes:
Working class

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V10488

Titles:
The engineers' return

First Lines:
O, Britannia! the polestar of nations

Themes:
Working class

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7378

Titles:
The creed of the labourers

First Lines:
They sings about the good old times

Themes:
Working class

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6395

Titles:
To the working men of Winslow

First Lines:
There's sich a rumpus in the town

Themes:
Working class

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13014

Titles:
Old England's brightest ornament is the honest working man!

First Lines:
One night at sea while perusing

Themes:
Working class

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3567

Titles:
The death light of Caroline's hall
The coming of the light

First Lines:
Hark! the sound of many voices proclaims the dawn of day
The death-lights glimmer in Caroline's hall

Subjects:
Caroline Amelia Elizabeth, queen, consort of George IV, king of Great Britain, 1768-1821

Themes:
Working class

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1345

Titles:
The honest sons of toil

First Lines:
Ye sons of toil, who tread the soil, attention now pray give

Themes:
Working class

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9035

Titles:
An imaginary dialogue between Gladstone and a working man

First Lines:
You working men are discontented

Subjects:
Gladstone, W.E. (William Ewart), 1809-1896

Themes:
Working class

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6092

Titles:
The labourer's worthy of his hire

First Lines:
Give the labouring man his due

Themes:
Working class

Edition - Bod1419

Imprint Names:  Sanderson

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh

Date  between 1830 and 1910

Imprint: Sanderson, Printer, High Street, Edinburgh


Ballad - Roud Number: V15379

Title: The pleasures of the pay-night

First Line: Hey, the merry pay-night

Themes:  Working class

Firth c.22(76)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 17(239b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod634

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V6395

Title: To the working men of Winslow

First Line: There's sich a rumpus in the town

Notes:  Signed A working man'

Themes:  Working class

Vet. A6 b.13(23)

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Edition - Bod6419

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, Printer, 6, Chadderton-street, off Oldham Road, Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: V13793

Title: Working men of England

First Line: Gh [sic], the working men of England, we labour for the great

Themes:  Working class

2806 c.16(17)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(314a)

Notes:  Slip


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