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Edition - Bod23959

Imprint Names:  Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1640 and 1665

Imprint: [London, Printed for William Gilbertson at the Bible in Giltspur-street]


Ballad - Roud Number: V3184

Title: Your humble servant madam. Being the flattering courtier, or, The cheating lover

First Line: I am a blade

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ESTC: R234865

Douce Ballads 2(260b)

Notes:  Sheet divided; cropped bottom edge


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Edition - Bod7890

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V3184

Title: The swaggering man

First Line: I am a blade that hath no trade

Themes:  Thieves

Firth b.33(57)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17205

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed at Pitts Wholesale Toy Warehouse, 6 Great St. Andrew street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V3184

Title: The swaggering man

First Line: I am a blade I have got a trade

Themes:  GamblingTheft

Harding B 25(1856)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 1013

Notes:  Slip


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3184

Titles:
The swaggering man

First Lines:
I am a blade I have got a trade
I am a blade that hath no trade

Themes:
Gambling
Thieves
Theft

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