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Viewing: Johnson Ballads fol. 31

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4094

Title: Deeds of the brave

First Line: Deeds of the brave, inspire a noble strain

Performers:  Braham, John, 1774-1856


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2888

Title: Love among the roses

First Line: Young love flew to the Paphian bower


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V396

Title: Stand to your guns

First Line: Stand to your guns my hearts of oak


4th Ballad - Roud Number: V26763

Title: The green-wood shade

First Line: To an arbor of woodbine ye both shall be led


5th Ballad - Roud Number: V932

Title: Oh! 'tis love

First Line: Oh! 'tis love, 'tis love, 'tis love


6th Ballad - Roud Number: V6713

Title: A dawn of hope

First Line: A dawn of hope my soul revives


7th Ballad - Roud Number: V13490

Title: [None]

First Line: A damsel stood to watch the fight

Performers:  Bradshaw, Ann Maria, 1801-1862


8th Ballad - Roud Number: V6021

Title: The slave

First Line: Sons of freedom! hear my story

Performers:  Stephens, Catherine, 1794-1882

Themes:  Slavery


9th Ballad - Roud Number: 8708

Title: The broom of Cowden-knows

First Line: When summer comes, the swains on Tweed


10th Ballad - Roud Number: V601

Title: A favourite song

First Line: Softly sound the martial trumpet


11th Ballad - Roud Number: V23663

Title: Liberty

First Line: Since ev'ry charm on earth combines

Themes:  Liberty


12th Ballad - Roud Number: 13449

Title: Home! sweet home

First Line: Mid pleasures and palaces though we may roam

Authors:  Payne, John Howard, 1791-1852

Performers:  Bradshaw, Ann Maria, 1801-1862


13th Ballad - Roud Number: 8690

Title: Loch-Eroch side

First Line: As I came by Loch-Eroch side


14th Ballad - Roud Number: V13573

Title: The forsaken shepherdess

First Line: Beneath some hoary mountain

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment


15th Ballad

Title: The mermaid's song

First Line: Now the dancing sunbeams play


16th Ballad - Roud Number: V17114

Title: O had I been &c

First Line: O had I been by fate decreed


17th Ballad - Roud Number: V3169

Title: The cottager's daughter

First Line: Down in yon valley my father does dwell


18th Ballad - Roud Number: V6379

Title: Where is my Lubin

First Line: Ah! where is my Lubin? ye songsters ah where

Performers:  Bland, Maria Theresa, 1769-1838


19th Ballad - Roud Number: V7486

Title: Chorus of huntsmen in Der Freishutz [sic]

First Line: What equals on earth the delight of the huntsman

Authors:  Weber, Carl Maria von, 1786-1826

Themes:  Hunting


20th Ballad

Title: [None]

First Line: Here we meet too soon to part

Authors:  Clare, John, 1793-1864

Performers:  Stephens, Catherine, 1794-1882


21st Ballad - Roud Number: V2868

Title: Parody on the Rose-bud of summer

First Line: When gooseberries grow on the stem of a daisy


22nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3168

Title: The cottager's daughter. A favourite son[g]

First Line: Ah, tell me, ye swains, have you seen my Pastora


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92C454: Venus and Cupid (Cupid not being mere attribute)



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