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Edition - Bod3779

Imprint Names:  Peach, R.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1855 and 1875

Imprint: [R. Peach, Successor to Wright, Printer, Smithfield, Birmingham]

Notes:  The same setting of type as 2806 c.17(393).

Ballad - Roud Number: V8432

Title: Simon Bore

First Line: I'm Simon Bore, just come from college

Tune: Barney Bobkin

Themes:  Education

2806 c.17(392)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(353).

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Edition - Bod13926

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 484

1st Ballad

Title: The cottage and mill

First Line: Have you seen the new cottage, just built by the squire

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7645

Title: Simon the cellarer

First Line: Old Simon, the cellarer, keeps a rare store

Authors:  Bellamy, W.H. (William Henry)

Themes:  Wine

Harding B 11(703)

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Edition - Bod4090

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1820 and 1827

Imprint: W. Wright, Printer, Carey's Court, Birmingham

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8432

Title: Truisms or Incontrovertible facts

First Line: I'm Simon Bore, just come from college

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14329

Title: Merrily oh

First Line: Merrily every bosom boundeth

Harding B 28(124)

Notes:  MS note below the title of \"Merrily Oh.\": Tyrolean Song of Liberty.

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Edition - Bod3690

Imprint Names:  Wrighton, D.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  1811

Imprint: Printed by D. Wrighton, No. 7, Edmund Street, Birmingham

Notes:  The illustration may be from the chapbook of Simple Simon.

Ballad - Roud Number: V15527

Title: The race horse

First Line: See the course throng'd with gazers, the spoots [sic] are begun

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Horse-racing

Harding B 25(1587)

Notes:  Slip

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