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Edition - Bod2760

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: 60

Title: Brisk young sailor

First Line: A brisk young sailor courted me

Harding B 15(34a)

Notes:  The illustration and the text are separately printed items. Slip


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Edition - Bod14840

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: William Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: 860

Title: Sheffield Park

First Line: In Sheffield Park O there did dwell

Harding B 15(281b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9862

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: 7966

Title: The broken-hearted gardener

First Line: She's my myrtle, my geranium

Firth c.18(267)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1191

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 108


Ballad - Roud Number: V33606

Title: Poor old maidens

First Line: Four score and ten of us

Themes:  Spinsters

Firth b.34(233)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1452

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  [1851]

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V19505

Title: Exhibition of all nations

First Line: Good people all of each degree

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Great exhibition, 1851

Firth c.19(196)

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Edition - Bod2868

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 588


Ballad - Roud Number: V13527

Title: Ive parted from Annie

First Line: I've parted from Annie, but not to forget her

Harding B 15(141b)

Notes:  The illustration and the text are separately printed items. Slip


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Edition - Bod2932

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: 13795

Title: Minnie

First Line: When the sun is high in the bright blue sky

Harding B 15(201a)

Notes:  The illustration and the text are separately printed items. Slip


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Edition - Bod2956

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Birmingham: Printed by W. Pratt, 82, Digbeth


Ballad - Roud Number: V9620

Title: An old man will never do for me

First Line: An old man would be wooing

Harding B 15(229b)

Notes:  The illustration and the text are separately printed items. Slip


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Edition - Bod3059

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 647


Ballad - Roud Number: 13841

Title: The wife for a bachelor!

First Line: A bachelor leads a happy life

Themes:  Bachelors

Harding B 15(374b)

Notes:  The illustration and the text are separately printed items. Slip


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Edition - Bod3066

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 621


Ballad

Title: Winter's evening

First Line: It was on a winter evening, when first came down the snow

Themes:  Death

Harding B 15(388a)

Notes:  The illustration and the text are separately printed items. Slip


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Edition - Bod11289

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V1786

Title: Answer to T'is hard to give the hand

First Line: 'Midst the rich and dazzling throng

2806 c.16(289)

Notes:  Slip. Printed on blue paper


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Harding B 16(6d)

Notes:  Slip. Printed on blue paper


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Edition - Bod11389

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V5782

Title: The drunken cobbler's wife

First Line: What you have come home drunk again

Themes:  Drunkenness

Harding B 11(1006)

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Edition - Bod12351

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V30515

Title: A new song on the Club walk

First Line: You buxom lads and lasses gay

Harding B 11(2675)

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Edition - Bod12571

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: William Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: 2498

Title: Parson Brown's sheep

First Line: Not long ago in our town

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Sheep

Harding B 11(2953)

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Edition - Bod12917

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: 15

Title: Molly the betrayed

First Line: In a kitchen in Portsmouth, a fair maid did dwell

Themes:  GhostsMurder

Firth c.13(207)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 15(206a)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(152c)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod13112

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: 24888

Title: Welch ploughboy

First Line: All in the month of May, when flowers were springing

Harding B 15(360a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod13422

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: William Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V1727

Title: Tommy Tight-shoe: or Over the hills and far away

First Line: When growin up, and reyther smert

Notes:  Verse and prose

Harding B 11(3854)

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Edition - Bod7033

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V109

Title: Wholesome advice to drunkards

First Line: You drunkards I pray attend

Themes:  TavernsDrunkenness

Firth b.26(165)

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Edition - Bod7435

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V4005

Title: The humours of this town

First Line: Let us be merry, it's no use to cry

Themes:  WomenFairsDrinking

Firth b.26(71)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod7697

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, No. 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 314


Ballad - Roud Number: 1482

Title: Poor Joe the miller

First Line: Poor Joe, the miller, lov'd good ale

Themes:  Drinking

Harding B 16(104b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod10015

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V5608

Title: The countryman's ramble to the fair

First Line: Come all you jolly husbandmen, and listen to my song

Themes:  Fairs

Firth c.19(167)

Notes:  Torn right edge Slip


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Edition - Bod10161

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: William Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V374

Title: The dandy wife

First Line: Come all young men of high renown

Themes:  EducationMarriage - menHousework

Firth c.20(10)

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Harding B 11(791)

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Edition - Bod10201

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: 7758

Title: Billy Barlow

First Line: O when I was born, says old mother Goose

Firth c.20(14)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth c.21(157)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14633

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: William Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V8312

Title: The flower of Lancashire

First Line: As I walked out one morning clear

Subjects:  Lancashire (England)

Harding B 15(110a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14685

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 644


Ballad - Roud Number: 367

Title: Polly Oliver's rambles

First Line: One night as Polly Oliver lay musing in bed

Themes:  Women soldiers

Harding B 16(206a)

Notes:  Slip


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