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Edition - Bod5606

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

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

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 8179

Title: Annie Laurie

First Line: Maxwalton [sic] braes are bonne [sic]

Authors:  Scott, Alicia Anne, Lady John, 1810-1900

Subjects:  Scotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1158

Title: The Rochester [lass]

First Line: In Rochester city a young damsel did dwell

Subjects:  India

Themes:  SailorsLetter-writingPress-gangs

Firth b.26(216)

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Edition - Bod11848

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: W.S. Fortey, Steam Printer, 2 & 3, Monmouth-ct., Seven Dials

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1906

Title: Jack Williams

First Line: I am a boatswain by my trade

Themes:  Letter-writingPrisonsRobbery

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 519

Title: Van Dieman's land

First Line: Come all you gallant poachers, that ramble void of care

Themes:  Transported convict

Harding B 11(1850)

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Edition - Bod12976

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: 17776

Title: Poor Rose, the pride of the vale

First Line: Come all you pretty damsels, that dwell far and near

Themes:  Marriage - desertionElopement

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V762

Title: The letter

First Line: Fare thee well, love, now thou art going

Themes:  SailorsLetter-writing

Harding B 11(3106)

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Johnson Ballads 253

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Edition - Bod24007

Imprint Names:  Evans, J. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1790

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Evans and Co. No. 41, Long Lane, London

Notes:  Firth c.18(3) is another edition.

Ballad - Roud Number: 187

Title: The Yarmouth tragedy; or, The constant lovers

First Line: Lovers, I beg lend an ear to this story


ESTC: N70887

Subjects:  Barbados

Themes:  MerchantsCruel parentsLetter-writingSailorsMurderGhosts

Douce Ballads 3(111)

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