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Edition - Bod15416

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer

Ballad - Roud Number: V528

Title: The bee proffers honey but bears a sting. A new favourite song

First Line: A knight of a gay and gallant main [sic]

Harding B 25(157)

Notes:  Slip

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Edition - Bod14005

Imprint Names:  Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  18--

Imprint: Sold at the Song Mart, 12, Whittle-st. ... Livsey Printer Manchester

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 370

Title: Dawning of the day

First Line: As I waek'd [sic] forth one morning fair all in the summer time

Subjects:  Bantry Bay (Ireland)

Themes:  SeductionMay

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13248

Title: The home of an Englishman

First Line: There's a land that bears a well-known name

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

Harding B 11(806)

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Edition - Bod1573

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, Printer, 4 & 6, Chadderton St., Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 741

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V14843

Title: The midnight ranger

First Line: I'm a boy that's fond of a midnight lark

Performers:  Bagnall, Sam, d. 1885

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4685

Title: Keep the ball rolling

First Line: Now I am such a jolly chap

Performers:  Melbourne, Tom

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V817

Title: There's a smile waiting for me at home

First Line: Troubles we fancy are heavy to bear

Attributation: Written, composed & sung by Harry Clifton

Authors:  Clifton, Harry, 1832-1872

Performers:  Clifton, Harry, 1832-1872

2806 c.16(137)

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Harding B 11(3775)

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