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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V709

Titles:
Go it, Jerry

First Lines:
Your pardon may I be so bold as enqure [sic]

Subjects:
Henri Christophe, King of Haiti, 1767-1820
Haiti
St. Domingue

Themes:
Soldiers
Africans

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8413

Titles:
Lines on the sad fate of Christopher Edwards
Lines on the sad fate of Christopher Edwards, who was executed at Stafford ... on Tuesday, August 13th, 1872

First Lines:
Oh! take a warning by these verses

Themes:
Executions - 19th century
Murder
1872
Drunkenness
Murder - 19th century

Edition - Bod22922

Imprint Names:  Christopher, R.

Imprint Locations:  Stockton

Date  between 1772 and 1819

Imprint: Stockton: Printed by R. Christopher, for R.L.

Sheet References:  ESTC: N71243

1st Ballad

Title: An African's appeal to the British nation

First Line: Hear me, free Britons -- to my plaint give ear

Themes:  Slavery

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13891

Title: The African's complaint

First Line: Forc'd from home, and all its pleasures

Themes:  Slavery

Firth b.22(f. 90)

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Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod8477

IconClass Codes:
11Q621: Pilgrim(s)
11H(CHRISTOPHER): The giant and martyr Christophorus; possible attributes: palm-tree (with bunches of dates, or withered), infant Christ
25G3(DATE-PALM): Trees: date-palm

Edition - Bod9579

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  [1872]

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 14(208)


Ballad - Roud Number: V8413

Title: Lines on the sad fate of Christopher Edwards

First Line: Oh! take a warning by these verses

Themes:  DrunkennessMurder

Firth c.17(221)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod6267

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: [London]: Printed at the \"Catnach Press\", by W.S. Fortey, 2 & 3 Monmouth court, Bloomsbury

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(216)


Ballad - Roud Number: V194

Title: Beautiful young Mrs. Crop

First Line: Young Christopher Crop was a farmer

Themes:  Marriage

Firth b.25(240)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod11647

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: J. Pitts, Printer, and Wholesale Toy Warhouse, 6, Great St. andrew street

Notes:  The illustration also appears on Harding B 2(63).


Ballad - Roud Number: V709

Title: Go it, Jerry

First Line: Your pardon may I be so bold as enqure [sic]

Performers:  Sloman, Mr.

Notes:  Verse and prose

Subjects:  HaitiSt. DomingueHenri Christophe, King of Haiti, 1767-1820

Themes:  SoldiersAfricans

Harding B 11(1323)

Notes:  Printed on tinted paper.


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Johnson Ballads 837

Notes:  Printed on tinted paper.


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Edition - Bod12050

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W.S. Fortey 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V194

Title: Beautiful young Mrs. Crop

First Line: Young Christopher Crop was a farmer

Themes:  FarmersMarriageHouseworkMusic

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13821

Title: Sunshine after rain

First Line: I left my love in England

Themes:  FarmersEmigration

Harding B 11(216)

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Edition - Bod14525

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  [1872]

Series Identifier: 1031


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8413

Title: Lines on the sad fate of Christopher Edwards, who was executed at Stafford ... on Tuesday, August 13th, 1872

First Line: Oh! take a warning by these verses

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryExecutions - 19th century1872

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13635

Title: Marble arch

First Line: Whilst strolling near the Marble arch

Performers:  Bagnall, Sam, d. 1885

Harding B 14(208)

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