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Edition - Bod19648

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.Marshall, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBristol

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials. Sold by W. Marshall, Lawrence Hill, Bristol


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 167

Title: The Leicester chambermaid

First Line: Its of a brisk young butcher as I have heard 'em say

Themes:  Paternity

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16217

Title: The good husband

First Line: Come all you frolicsome fellows

Themes:  Marriage

Johnson Ballads 216

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Edition - Bod18793

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.BennettPierceMarshall, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBrightonSouthboroughBristol

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials ... Sold by Bennett, Brighton, & Pierce, Southborough [and] Sold by W. Marshall, Bristol

Notes:  Harding B 20(192) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1617

Title: Will Watch the bold smuggler

First Line: 'Twas one morn when the winds from the northward blew keen[ly]

Themes:  Smuggling

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13785

Title: The heart that can feel for another

First Line: Jack Steadfast and I were bo[th mess]mates at sea

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 11(4249)

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Johnson Ballads 291

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Johnson Ballads 292

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Johnson Ballads 293

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Edition - Bod19088

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.PierceMarshall, W.Batchelar, T.BoyesSharman, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonSouthboroughBristolLondonBrightonCambridge

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials ... Sold by W Marshall, Bristol; T. Batchelar, 14, Hackney Road Crescent; Mrs. Boyes, Market-street, Brighton; and J. Sharman, Cambridge; Pierce, Southborough


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1179

Title: The gossiping husband

First Line: The men may talk about their wives their gossip and their clack

Themes:  Taverns

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2658

Title: The gossiping wife

First Line: Of all the wives that plague mens lives

Johnson Ballads 192

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Edition - Bod2274

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.Marshall, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBristol

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials. Sold by W. Marshall, Bristol

Notes:  Harding B 11(3297) is another issue. Harding B 11(3297) is another issue Harding B 11(3297) is another issue Harding B 11(3297) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2675

Title: The robin's petition

First Line: When the leaves had forsaken the trees

Themes:  Robin, the

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13892

Title: Auld lang syne

First Line: Should auld acquaintance be forgo[t]

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V9567

Title: Answer to Isabelle

First Line: Hist! dearest hist! thy charmer delighted

Johnson Ballads 260

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