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Edition - Bod6980

Imprint Names:  Hoggett, T.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1816 and 1843

Imprint: Hoggett, Printer

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(61).


Ballad - Roud Number: 568

Title: The unfaithful lover

First Line: I am a sailor to whom I write

Harding B 25(1966)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod13416

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 568

Title: The unfaithful lover

First Line: I am a sailor to whom I write

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1573

Title: Hodge's frolic to London

First Line: Young Hodge up to London for a frolic would go

Themes:  Countryman in London

Harding B 11(3951)

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Edition - Bod8702

Imprint Names:  Hoggett, T.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1816 and 1843

Imprint: Hoggett, Printer


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 5611

Title: And so will we yet

First Line: Come sit down my croneys, and give us your cracks

Subjects:  Great Britain

Themes:  Drinking

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 568

Title: The unfaithful lover

First Line: I am a sailor to whom I write

Themes:  SailorsGhostsSeductionSuicide

Firth c.13(296)

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Harding B 11(61)

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