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Edition - Bod20119

Imprint Names:  Barr, R.

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Imprint: Barr, Printer, Leeds

Notes:  Printed on both sides

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2498

Title: Parson Brown

First Line: Not long ago in our town

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  ClergyRural society

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2662

Title: The ivy green

First Line: Ah! a dainty plant is the ivy green

Authors:  Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V15534

Title: The hunting of the stag

First Line: Attend ye boys! who for sport

Authors:  W., B.

Themes:  Hunting

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V15033

Title: I'm afloat

First Line: I'm afloat, I'm afloat, on the fierce rolling tide

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 13895

Title: She wore a wreath of roses

First Line: She wore a wreath of roses, the night when first we met

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