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Edition - Bod10888

Imprint Names:  Lyon, G.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1743

Imprint: London: Printed for G. Lyon, in Ludgate Street. 1743

Notes:  8 p.

Ballad - Roud Number: V32635

Title: Drinking by authority. Now who'd be sober? A new ballad

First Line: The statesmen in or out declare


ESTC: N452

Firth c.8(32)

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Edition - Bod914

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1845

Imprint: J. Paul & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth court, 7 Dials, and 35, Hanover street, Portsea

Notes:  Harding B 11(452) is another impression.

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2062

Title: The bride's farewell

First Line: Farewell, mother! tears are streaming

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1087

Title: As I view those scenes so charming

First Line: As I view those scenes so charming

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V317

Title: Huzza! for England ho!!

First Line: Freight, brothers, freight, on board repair

Themes:  Naval

Firth b.27(399)

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Harding B 11(452A)

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