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Edition - Bod19133

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Rial & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V13993

Title: A new song for the times The Union houses must come down and railroads go to pot

First Line: Come all you English poor folks

Themes:  Poverty

Johnson Ballads 1113

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Edition - Bod6033

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: W.S. Fortey, General Steam Printer & Publisher, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 22257

Title: The man at the Nore

First Line: Oh, my father he kept the Eddystone light

Themes:  Lighthouses

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3155

Title: A pound or a penny

First Line: Some very good sayings I've heard in my time

Themes:  Poverty

Johnson Ballads 430

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Edition - Bod2235

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: A. Ryle and Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad

Title: The poor widow and her praying boy

First Line: I knew a widow, very poor

Themes:  Poverty

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V28181

Title: Come! come away

First Line: O come, come away the sabbath morn is passing

Themes:  Sunday schools

Harding B 11(3113)

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Edition - Bod13125

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2 & 3, Monmouth-court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 368

Title: Blow the candle out

First Line: It's of a young 'prentice who went to court his dear

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 168 is another issue of this ballad alone

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentIllegitimacy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 5695

Title: The little town's boy

First Line: One cold winter's evening the stormy winds did blow

Tune: Village fair

Themes:  PovertyOrphans

Harding B 11(336)

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Edition - Bod19090

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Printed, by Ryle and Co., 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1255

Title: Present times, or Eight shillings a week

First Line: Come all you bold Britons where'er y[ou be]

Themes:  Poverty

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1780

Title: Th[e] oyster boat

First Line: Oh, swiftly goes the oyster boat

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Johnson Ballads 1119

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