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Edition - Bod2463

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: William Jackson and Son, and (late J. Russell,) Printers 21, Moor-street, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3157

Title: Walker the twopenny postman

First Line: Very near the West end, tho' I must not say where

Themes:  Postmen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3036

Title: The flea

First Line: The flea! the flea! the hopping flea!

Themes:  Fleas

Harding B 11(4020)

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Edition - Bod4918

Imprint Names:  Sharp, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1845

Imprint: Sharp, Printer, 30, Kent-street, Borough

Notes:  Part of a sheet of three ballads; see Johnson Ballads 1153.


Ballad - Roud Number: V3037

Title: The wonderful flea

First Line: I am ask'd to sing, and lies I hate

Themes:  Fleas

Harding B 15(390a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod23293

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Printed for Wm. Armstrong, Banastre-st.


Ballad - Roud Number: V5332

Title: Scotch fleas, or the Marriage of Donald and Maggy M'Craw

First Line: Twas a wearifu wark, that befel i' the dark

Themes:  Fleas

Harding B 25(1740)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod10846

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, Preston

Series Identifier: 397


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1178

Title: New way to make a good husband

First Line: Attend, ye married women, while I tell you of a plan

Themes:  Domestic economy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3034

Title: The bug and flea

First Line: Said a west country flea to a London bug

Themes:  City vs. country

2806 c.13(133)

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Firth c.26(69)

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Edition - Bod19193

Imprint Names:  Sharp, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1845

Imprint: Sharp, Printer, 30, Kent-street, Borough


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3037

Title: The wonderful flea

First Line: I am ask'd to sing, and lies I hate

Themes:  Fleas

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13808

Title: Bessy the sailor's bride

First Line: Poor Bessy was a sailor's bride

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 23112

Title: May-day morning

First Line: To the fields I carried my milking can

Johnson Ballads 1153

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