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Edition - Bod11752

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High Street, St. Giles, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5571

Title: The bright land far away!

First Line: O mother she has gone away

Tune: Far away from home

Authors:  Fry, Charles

Themes:  Death

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3012

Title: Rocky road to Dublin

First Line: In the merry month of June from my home I started

Themes:  IrelandCountryman in Dublin

Harding B 11(454)

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Edition - Bod13939

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High Street, St Giles, London. W.C.


Ballad - Roud Number: V28156

Title: The day poor Benny died

First Line: One day as through the streets I rambled

Tune: Nothing more

Authors:  Fry, Charles

Themes:  Poverty

Harding B 15(85b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8322

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High-street, St. Giles, London


1st Ballad

Title: A woman's work is never over

First Line: Come all you married women and listen to my song

Authors:  Fry, Charles

Themes:  Housework

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13885

Title: The thorn

First Line: From the white blossom'd sloe my dear Chloe requested

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1014

Title: Paddy is the boy

First Line: It's some years ago, I very well know

Subjects:  Ireland

Firth c.20(121)

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Edition - Bod8900

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High Street, St. Giles, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V959

Title: Orphan boy's prayer

First Line: One fine summer's eve, as I careless was straying

Tune: The stolen child

Authors:  Fry, Charles

Themes:  Orphans

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V707

Title: I never can forget

First Line: In vain though banished from my heart

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V9466

Title: Judge not a man by the coat that he wears

First Line: Judge not a man by the cost of his clothing

Themes:  Clothing

Harding B 11(1944)

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