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Edition - Bod3314

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 764


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13880

Title: Old folks at home

First Line: Way down upon the Swanee riber

Authors:  Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1906

Title: Jack Williams

First Line: I am a boatman by my trade

Themes:  Robbery

Harding B 20(268)

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Edition - Bod18256

Imprint Names:  Crome, J.

Imprint Locations:  Sheffield

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1906

Title: Jack Williams

First Line: I am a boatman by my trade

Themes:  Robbery

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9296

Title: Match boy

First Line: Would you think that I who's now so grand

Authors:  Barre, Jr., Mr.

Themes:  Street traders

Harding B 28(241)

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Edition - Bod22251

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Printed by W Armstrong, Banastre-street Liverpool


Ballad - Roud Number: 1906

Title: The boatman

First Line: I am a boatman by my trade Jack Williams is my name

Themes:  Robbery

2806 c.17(48)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(5)


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Edition - Bod7198

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer & Publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro'. S.E.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1538

Title: Dream of Napoleon

First Line: One night sad and languid I went to my bed

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1906

Title: Jack Williams

First Line: I am a boatman by my trade

Themes:  PrisonsRobbery

Firth c.17(64)

Notes:  Firth c.17(64) is torn at top edge; illustrations damaged Firth c.17(64) is imperfect


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Harding B 11(978)

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Johnson Ballads 1164

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Edition - Bod18245

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Printed for W. Armstrong, Banastre-street, Liverpool


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1906

Title: The boatman

First Line: I am a boatman by my trade, Jack Williams is my name

Themes:  Robbery

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V28003

Title: Henry's return

First Line: The fifteenth of July it was

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 28(223)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1906

Titles:
The boatman
Jack Williams, the boatman
Jack Williams the boatswain
Jack Williams

First Lines:
I am a boatman by my trade
I am a boatman by trade, Jack Williams is my name
I am a boatman by my trade, Jack Williams is my name
I am a boatman by my trade Jack Williams is my name
I am a boatswain by my trade

Themes:
Letter-writing
Robbery
Prisons

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