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Edition - Bod7736

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 42


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3036

Title: The flea!

First Line: The flea, the flea, the hopping flea

Themes:  Fleas

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4867

Title: Wine and women we delight in

First Line: Push round the heart-enlivening bowl, boys

Tune: Life's like a sea in constant motion

Themes:  Drinking

Firth b.27(512)

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Johnson Ballads 3277

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Edition - Bod15177

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V3035

Title: The lively flea

First Line: Oh, a dainty old chap is the lively flea

Notes:  A parody on Charles Dickens, \"The ivy green\".

Firth b.27(287)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod6876

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 65


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4832

Title: Black thing

First Line: Ye nymphs and ye swains that trip over the plains

Themes:  Sexual intercourse

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V468

Title: Farewell my trim built wherry

First Line: Then farewell my trim-built wherry

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Subjects:  Thames river (England)

Themes:  Wherrymen

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3031

Title: Woman kill that flea (Parody on \"Woodman spare that tree\")

First Line: Old women kill that flea

Firth b.34(31)

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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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