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Edition - Bod9719

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Prited [sic] and sold by J. Pitts 14 Greats [sic] t. Andrew street, 7 Dials

Notes:  Slip. Harding B 17(73b) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V9147

Title: Dear creatures

First Line: Oh, nothing in life can sadden us

Firth c.18(118)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 25(482)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod20746

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(2364).

Series Identifier: 73


Ballad - Roud Number: 93

Title: The squire of Edinburgh!

First Line: There was a squire in Edinburg, and a squire of high degree

2806 c.11(72)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod1398

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1671 and 1704

Imprint: Printed for J. Deacon, at the Angel in Guiltspur-street, without Newgate

Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(73a) is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: V1867

Title: Faithful Damon; or, Fair Celia obtained

First Line: Lately in a shady bower

Tune: The doubting virgin

References:

ESTC: R227154

Themes:  Pastoral

Don. b.13(29)

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Edition - Bod2057

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: Printed and Published by H. Such, 123, Union Street, Borough

Series Identifier: 73


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 155

Title: Mary of the moor

First Line: Twas one cold night when the wind

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 93

Title: The squire of Edinburgh!

First Line: There was a squire in Edinburg, and a squire of high degree

Harding B 11(2364)

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Edition - Bod2994

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 11(73). Johnson Ballads 999 is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 456

Title: Skew Ball

First Line: Come gentlemen sportsmen I pray listen all

Themes:  Horse-racing

Harding B 15(289b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod14280

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: Printed and Published at W.S. Fortey's Wholesale Juvenile Book Warehouse, 2 & 3 Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

Notes:  The sheet also contains a poem beginning: \"To you in David's town this day\". See Harding B 7(73) for the same cut and poem.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 394

Title: God rest you

First Line: God rest you merry gentlemen

Notes:  Carol

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V13981

Title: Portuguese hymn

First Line: Ye faithful triumphant

Notes:  Carol

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 8334

Title: Christians awake!

First Line: Christians awake! salute the happy morn

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas

4th Ballad
Harding B 7(74)

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