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Edition - Bod4788

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: H. De Marsan, Dealer in Songs, Toy-books &c. No. 54 Chatham St. N.Y.

Notes:  Border: Ethiopian.


Ballad - Roud Number: V30781

Title: Who will care for old Abe now? A parody

First Line: Why's old Abe so sad and weary?

Authors:  M., J.

Subjects:  Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865

Harding B 31(159)

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Edition - Bod14196

Imprint Names:  M., J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1682

Imprint: London, Printed for the author, J.M. 1682


Ballad - Roud Number: V24730

Title: Murther unparalel'd: or an Account of the bloudy murther of Thomas Thyn, esq; on Sunday the 12th. of February 1682

First Line: Come and assist my trembling pen

Tune: Troy town

Authors:  M., J.

References:

ESTC: R17056

Subjects:  Thynne, Thomas, 1648-1682

Themes:  Murder - 17th century

Ashm. G 15(48)

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Wood 276a(543)


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Edition - Bod4577

Imprint Names:  Magnus, C.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: Published by Chas. Magnus, 12 Frankfort St. N.Y.

Notes:  The illustration is numbered in Wolf: Magnus 172. Coloured.


Ballad - Roud Number: V1752

Title: When I am on a distant shore

First Line: When I am on a distant shore

Tune: The harp that once through Tara's hall

Authors:  Million, M.J.

Harding B 18(560)

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Edition - Bod4709

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: H. De Marsan, Dealer in Songs, Toy-books &c. No. 54 Chatham St. N.Y.

Notes:  Border: Kissing cupids.


Ballad

Title: McClellan will be President

First Line: We want a man for President

Tune: Whack, row de dow!

Authors:  Million, M.J.

Subjects:  McClellan, George B., 1826-1885

Harding B 31(43)

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Edition - Bod7057

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: William Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12522

Title: The fashions of this town

First Line: Come all you young fellows I hope you will draw near

Themes:  FashionsPoliceTheft

2nd Ballad

Title: Nigger medley

First Line: Oh! I come from de island of the west

Tune: Lucy Long

Authors:  Eades, M.J.

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth b.26(19)

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Edition - Bod7349

Imprint Names:  Wilson, J.

Imprint Locations:  Bideford

Imprint: Wilson, Printer, Bideford


1st Ballad

Title: Jesus says there's room

First Line: Tis Jesus voice I now do hear

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V26686

Title: The prodigal's welcome

First Line: The wanderer no more will roam

Authors:  Walker, M.J.

Firth b.26(478)

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Firth b.34(152)

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