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Edition - Bod1215

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 22, Goulden St. Oldham Road Manchester and sold by H. Andrews 27, St. Peter Street, Leeds

Notes:  Firth c.26(288) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 159


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4894

Title: Kerry eagle

First Line: You sons of Hibernia now listen awhile to my song

Subjects:  O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847

Themes:  Politics and government - Ireland, 19th century

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V129

Title: Angel's whisper

First Line: A baby was sleeping

2806 b.10(21)

Notes:  2806 b.10(21); Imperfect: imprint defaced.


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Firth c.26(36)

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Edition - Bod474

Imprint Names:  Sefton, H.F.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  between 1844 and 1856

Imprint: Printed and Sold by H.F. Sefton, 33, Broad street, Worcester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8312

Title: The flower of Lancashire!

First Line: As I walked out one morning clear

Subjects:  Lancashire (England)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V129

Title: The angel's whisper

First Line: A baby was sleeping

Themes:  Sailors

Firth b.26(369)

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Edition - Bod6959

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Notes:  Firth c.26(36) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4894

Title: Kerry eagle

First Line: You sons of Hibernia now listen awhile to my song

Subjects:  O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V129

Title: Angel's whisper

First Line: A baby was sleeping

Firth c.26(288)

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Edition - Bod2291

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed & Published, by H. Such, 177, (late 123,) Union-street, Boro.' S.E.

Series Identifier: 402


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V14968

Title: A rummy old cadger am I

First Line: Oh, a rummy old cadger am I

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V129

Title: The angel's whisper

First Line: A baby was sleeping, its mother was weeping

Harding B 11(3366)

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Edition - Bod1300

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, Church-street, Preston

Series Identifier: 93


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2419

Title: Deeds of Napoleon

First Line: You heroes of the day, that are lively, brave and gay

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V129

Title: The angel's whisper

First Line: A baby was sleeping, its mother was weeping

Themes:  Fishermen

2806 c.13(104)

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Edition - Bod19407

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson and Son, (late J. Russell,) Printers, Moor-street, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 24888

Title: Welch ploughboy

First Line: All in the month of May when flowers were springing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V129

Title: The angels whisper

First Line: A baby was sleeping, its mother was weeping

Johnson Ballads 1407

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