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Edition - Bod1199

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, from Pitt's Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, songs, Children's Books, &c 81 [i.e. 31] Dudley st. 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V2845

Title: Unfortunate Sally or Billy don't you cry for me

First Line: Now Sally, where are you going?

Firth b.34(303)

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Edition - Bod7045

Imprint Names:  Rankin, R.

Imprint Locations:  Gateshead

Date  185-

Imprint: Gateshead: Published and Sold by R. Rankin 38 Bottle-bank

Series Identifier: 81


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1161

Title: The ragged coat

First Line: O what a world of flummery, there's nothing but deceit in it

Themes:  Poverty

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 794

Title: The bonnie house o' Airly

First Line: It was on a day, a bonnie simmer's day

Subjects:  Scotland

Firth b.26(179)

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Edition - Bod7947

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: [Bebbington], Printer, 22, [Goulden]-street, Oldham Road, and sold by H. Andrews 27, St. Peter's St., Leeds

Notes:  Slip. Verse and prose. Part of a sheet of two ballads. See Firth c.26(81)


Ballad - Roud Number: V6779

Title: Merry ploughboy

First Line: One Saturday night, I remember it well

Notes:  Verse and prose. Part of a sheet of two ballads. See Firth c.26(81)

Themes:  ProstitutionCountryman in town

Firth b.34(176)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod8777

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer and Publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro'

Series Identifier: 81


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1655

Title: The bold deserter. Or, Why did I desert?

First Line: My parents reared me tenderly

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23116

Title: I'm ninety five

First Line: I'm ninety five, I'm ninety five

Firth c.14(128)

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Harding B 11(368)

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Edition - Bod1864

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.BentleyStewartMeadows

Imprint Locations:  PrestonBradfordNewcastleHalshaw Moor

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121, Church-Street, Preston. Sold by Bentley, Bradford; Stewart, Newcastle-upon-Tyne; Meadows, Halshaw Moor

Notes:  Harding B 11(438) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 81


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 522

Title: Brave Nelson

First Line: The twenty-first day of October

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Themes:  Trafalgar, battle of, 1805

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 455

Title: The 'prentice boy

First Line: 'Twas down by Sally's garden one evening as I strayed

Firth c.12(41)

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