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Edition - Bod998

Imprint Names:  Marks, J.Mason, G.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  c.1855

Imprint: John Marks, Printer, 206, Brick lane, Whitechapel. G. Mason, 38, Kent street, Borough

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V16516

Title: The sufferings of the British army in the camp before Sebastopol

First Line: All you who live at home in ease, and sleep on beds of down

Authors:  Morgan, John

Notes:  Harding B 15(322a) is another issue of this ballad alone Harding B 15(322b) is another issue of this ballad alone

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4387

Title: The maiden's wants

First Line: Oh here I am a blooming maid

Themes:  Domestic economyMarriage prospects - women

Firth b.25(579)

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