Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

Date
    between 1817 and 1828

Notes:

8 p.



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Viewing: Johnson Ballads 3071

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1113

Title: Shepherd's boy

First Line: When first I was a shepherd's boy


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13809

Title: Dunois the brave

First Line: I was Dunois the young and brave


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3546

Title: O come to me when daylight sets

First Line: O come to me when daylight sets


4th Ballad

Title: Post Office

First Line: In a Post Office bred, what a life sure I led


5th Ballad - Roud Number: 23104

Title: Merry little soldier

First Line: I'm a merry little soldier


6th Ballad - Roud Number: V13674

Title: Bonny Highland laddie

First Line: Will ye to the highland go


7th Ballad - Roud Number: V20289

Title: Poor little Mo

First Line: My name is Mo Samuel, a poor little zhew


8th Ballad - Roud Number: 546

Title: Georgy Barnwell

First Line: In Cheapside there lived a merchant


9th Ballad - Roud Number: 17496

Title: Woodland Mary

First Line: With jet black eyes and sloe black hair


10th Ballad - Roud Number: 13785

Title: The heart that can feel for another

First Line: Jack Stedfast and I were both mesmates [sic] at sea

Themes:  Sailors


11th Ballad - Roud Number: V8141

Title: Live and be jolly

First Line: Thro' deserts we roam, yet fat plenty we find


12th Ballad - Roud Number: V678

Title: Lily and Rose

First Line: When first I saw Flora, so sprightly and blooming


13th Ballad - Roud Number: 13776

Title: Harry Hawser

First Line: One morn when the wind o'er the ocean skim'd lightly


14th Ballad

Title: I canna like ye

First Line: I canna like you, gentle sir


15th Ballad - Roud Number: V11908

Title: Maid of Bourdeaux

First Line: Stay, stay, Phiiomela [sic]! thy warbling forbear


16th Ballad - Roud Number: V2190

Title: The Highlandman

First Line: A highland lad my love was born


Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45D313: Private soldier
46C131: Riding a horse, ass, or mule; rider, horseman





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