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Viewing: Harding B 36(22)

Sheet Notes:  Mutilated; one ballad has been cut out of the sheet

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V26028

Title: Ri fum ti fum

First Line: If you will list I vow sirs


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3830

Title: Drink to me only

First Line: Drink to me only with thine eyes


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V17204

Title: Welcome to the Bell

First Line: Around the face of blue eyed Sue

Themes:  Taverns


4th Ballad - Roud Number: 22803

Title: Lash'd to the Helm

First Line: In storms when clouds obscure the sky


5th Ballad - Roud Number: 8409

Title: The De'il take the war

First Line: The de'il take the war that hurried Willie frae me


6th Ballad - Roud Number: V21197

Title: The Sovereign Driver

First Line: Arthur was a Coachman rare


7th Ballad - Roud Number: V2901

Title: The rose will cease to blow

First Line: The rose will cease to blow


8th Ballad - Roud Number: V2827

Title: Little Sally

First Line: Come buy poor Sally's wooden ware

Themes:  Street traders


9th Ballad - Roud Number: V2190

Title: The young highlander

First Line: A Highland Lad my Love was born


10th Ballad - Roud Number: 3294

Title: Willow tree

First Line: Oh take me to your arms, love


11th Ballad - Roud Number: V1847

Title: Old England for ever

First Line: Old England thy stamina never has yielded


12th Ballad - Roud Number: 13870

Title: My Friend and Pitcher

First Line: The wealthy fool with gold in store


13th Ballad - Roud Number: 8918

Title: Robin Adair

First Line: Now he is dead and gone


14th Ballad - Roud Number: 729

Title: O'er the water to Charlie

First Line: Come boat me o'er, come row me o'er

Subjects:  Charles Edward, prince, grandson of James II, king of England, 1720-1788


15th Ballad - Roud Number: 1393

Title: Fanny Blair

First Line: Come all you young females wherever you be

Themes:  Perjury


16th Ballad - Roud Number: 9592

Title: Barney Brallaghan's courtship

First Line: Twas o[n] a windy night


17th Ballad - Roud Number: 13891

Title: Adieu, my native land

First Line: Adieu my native land, adieu


18th Ballad - Roud Number: V932

Title: Oh! 'tis love

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


19th Ballad - Roud Number: V33017

Title: Come soldier's cheer

First Line: Come Soldier's cheer for the danger's past

Subjects:  Tipu Sultan, Fath Ali, Nawab of Mysore, 1753-1799


20th Ballad - Roud Number: V122

Title: Steady she goes, alls well

First Line: The British tar no peril knows

Themes:  Sailors


21st Ballad - Roud Number: V24729

Title: He's the man to win

First Line: When a trembling lover dies


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24th Ballad

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C1463: Whip
46C14: Animal traction, animal-drawn vehicle (carriage etc.)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C1463: Whip
46C14: Animal traction, animal-drawn vehicle (carriage etc.)



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