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Edition - Bod3291

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 1089


1st Ballad

Title: Safe in the arms of Jesus!

First Line: Safe in the arms of Jesus

Themes:  Jesus Christ

2nd Ballad

Title: My prayer

First Line: More holiness give me

Harding B 20(150)

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Edition - Bod15574

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 1091


1st Ballad
2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3085

Title: Hold the fort, or Ho! my comrades see the signal

First Line: Ho! my comrades, see the signal

Harding B 20(159)

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Edition - Bod3365

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 1094


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8728

Title: Mother be proud of your boy in blue

First Line: Cheer up, cheer up, my mother dear!

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20438

Title: Oh Erin, my country

First Line: Oh Erin, my country, tho' strangers may roam

Subjects:  Ireland

Harding B 20(110)

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Edition - Bod12251

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  [1876]

Notes:  With a prose introduction.

Series Identifier: 1104


Ballad

Title: Horrible crime at Blackburn

First Line: A murder so wicked and so cruel

Subjects:  Blackburn (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryCrime - 19th centurySex crimes - 19th centuryChildren1876

Harding B 12(179)

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Edition - Bod12835

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 1097


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7557

Title: Pretty swallow, homeward fly

First Line: Oh, pretty swallow, homeward fly

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4687

Title: Rolling on the grass, 'mongst the buttercups and daisies

First Line: To those who live in cities

Notes:  Verse and prose

Harding B 20(137)

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Edition - Bod16401

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 1093


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1164

Title: Old king Cole

First Line: Old king Cole

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V817

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

First Line: Troubles we fancy are heavy to bear

Authors:  Clifton, Harry, 1832-1872

Harding B 20(269)

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Edition - Bod2677

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, Church Street, Preston

Notes:  Firth c.19(32) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 525


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V990

Title: My heart and lute

First Line: I give thee all, I can no more

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5309

Title: Love from the heart

First Line: Yes, I will quit my father's halls

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V32973

Title: A new song in praise of Thos. Longmire

First Line: Come all you sporting heroes wherever that you be

Subjects:  Longmire, Thomas

Themes:  Wrestling

Harding B 13(9)

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Edition - Bod12915

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  With a prose account.

Series Identifier: 1101


Ballad - Roud Number: V33120

Title: Awful murder of a child named Emily Holland, at Blackburn

First Line: O, list to the awful and heartrending tale

Subjects:  Blackburn (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryCrime - 19th centuryRape - 19th centuryChildren1876

Harding B 12(186)

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Edition - Bod7693

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 1095


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2682

Title: Smiling Tom, or I love the verdant fields

First Line: I'm what they call a yokel

Authors:  Liston, Harry

Notes:  Verse and prose

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22630

Title: The Englishman, Irishman, and Scotchman, or Dearly you must pay for your mutton

First Line: An Englishman, and Irishman, and a Scotchman, too one day

Harding B 20(155)

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Edition - Bod10278

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 1100


Ballad - Roud Number: V32585

Title: Horrible murder of Emily Holland a girl aged 7 years, by William Fish a barber in Blackburn

First Line: Oh! listen, you fathers and mothers

Subjects:  Blackburn (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryCrime - 19th centuryRape - 19th century1876

Harding B 12(185)

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