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Edition - Bod14327

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  [1877]

Series Identifier: 1134


Ballad

Title: The Rochdale murder

First Line: Come all you feeling christians

Themes:  Murder - 19th century

Harding B 14(253)

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Edition - Bod2468

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 1155


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13591

Title: The warrior's little boy

First Line: One summer's eve I did perceive

Themes:  Blindness

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2684

Title: The Spanish cavalier

First Line: A Spanish cavalier sat beneath the trees

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 11(4041)

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Edition - Bod3289

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 1123


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V16043

Title: The Reds and the Blues

First Line: Our soldiers and our sailors

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V284

Title: The bold militiaman

First Line: Behold a noble hero, behold a man of might

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 20(146)

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Edition - Bod11558

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, 121 & 122, Church Street, Preston

Notes:  Harding B 20(91) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 616


Ballad - Roud Number: 5772

Title: Larry Mc.Flinn

First Line: It was in the year of eighteen hundred and sweet 33

Notes:  Verse and prose.

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 11(2061)

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Edition - Bod7789

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 1122


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8721

Title: Don't be angry with me darling

First Line: Don't be angry with me darling

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1534

Title: Riding down to Portsmouth

First Line: As a sailor was riding along

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 20(41)

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Edition - Bod14204

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  [1877]

Series Identifier: 1135


Ballad - Roud Number: V26721

Title: Horrible child murder and robbery at Macclesfield, committed ... March 24th, 1877

First Line: A poor little child of most tender years

Subjects:  Macclesfield (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryCrime - 19th centuryChildren1877

Harding B 12(180)

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Edition - Bod14241

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  [1877]

Series Identifier: 1131


Ballad - Roud Number: V1522

Title: The English butcher's lament

First Line: The butchers of England are growing quite cranky

Tune: Oh! dear, what can the matter be?

Subjects:  United States

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryButchers

Harding B 12(235)

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Edition - Bod14243

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  [1878]

Series Identifier: 1153


Ballad

Title: R.I.P. lines composed on the sudden death of Charles M'Carthy

First Line: M'Carthy is dead, he rests his weary head

Themes:  Home Rule - IrelandFenians

Harding B 12(239)

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Edition - Bod14544

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  With a prose account.

Series Identifier: 1127


Ballad - Roud Number: V32486

Title: Horrible case of child starvation at Sunderland

First Line: A poor unfortunate little angel

Subjects:  Sunderland (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryChildren

Harding B 14(242)

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Edition - Bod16381

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 1124


1st Ballad

Title: Jesus, lover of my soul

First Line: Jesus, lover of my soul

Themes:  Religion

2nd Ballad

Title: I am coming to the cross

First Line: I am coming to the cross

Themes:  Religion

Harding B 20(79)

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Edition - Bod12357

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  [1877]

Series Identifier: 1149


Ballad - Roud Number: V7148

Title: Don't wake the lion of old England! A new song on the Turko- Russian war

First Line: There's rumours of warfare spreading through the land

Tune: Union Jack of old England

Themes:  Serbo-Turkish War, 1877-1878

Harding B 12(253)

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Edition - Bod12682

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, Church Street, Preston

Series Identifier: 33


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9301

Title: A new song on the election

First Line: O the general election is coming they say

Themes:  Politics and government

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 8515

Title: Within a mile of Edinburgh town

First Line: 'Twas within a mile o' Edinburgh town

Authors:  D'Urfey, Thomas, 1653-1723

Harding B 11(2676)

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