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Edition - Bod14742

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Notes:  Printed on both sides. The same setting of type appears in a sheet of three; see Firth c.14(224) for imprint.

1st Ballad

Title: The Great Western. A new song

First Line: Merrily o'er the waves I go

Themes:  Sailing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13884

Title: [Sailor's tear]

First Line: He leap'd into the boat

Themes:  Sailors

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V6281

Title: Home, love, is home, be it ever so homely

First Line: Ah! why should my dearest his quiet endanger

Harding B 16(107d)

Notes:  Slip.

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