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Edition - Bod14142

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V895

Title: Kitty, the gamekeeper's daughter

First Line: There are ladies of title that dress out so smart

Subjects:  Hertfordshire (England)

Themes:  Social status

Harding B 15(163a)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 3163

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 3098

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14594

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1841

Imprint: Paul and Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V16297

Title: The state of Great Britain, or, a Touch at the times, for 1841

First Line: As old John Bull was walking

Tune: Irish Molly

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryFarmersSocial statusRailwaysPolitics and government - 19th centuryTrade depressionServantsPoor law

Firth c.16(240)

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Harding B 14(327)

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Johnson Ballads 696

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Edition - Bod11972

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W.S. Fortey, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15093

Title: I'm a tough, true-hearted sailor

First Line: I'm a tough true-hearted sailor

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23518

Title: The old English gentleman

First Line: I'll sing you a good old song, made by a good old pate

Authors:  Purday, Charles H. (Charles Henry), 1799-1885

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Social status

Harding B 11(1718)

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Johnson Ballads 423

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Johnson Ballads 424

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Edition - Bod5793

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Wrigley, J., Jr.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsManchester

Date  between 1858 and 1861

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 31, Oldham Road, Manchester, sold by J. Beaumont, 176, York Street, Leeds [and] Printed and Sold by J. Wrigley, Junr. 3, Rochdale Road, Manchester

Notes:  Wrigley acquired Bebbington's plates; see Firth c.26(242)

Series Identifier: 347


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12625

Title: Great big Irish stew

First Line: I am going to tell you a tale so fine

Themes:  Migrant labor - IrishCookingSt. Paul's cathedral$zLondon

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: Pretty plough boy

First Line: It's of a pretty plough boy was gazing o'er his plough

Themes:  Social statusPress-gangsLovers parted

Harding B 11(1400)

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Johnson Ballads 1870

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