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Edition - Bod2465

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3017

Title: Wapping Old Stairs

First Line: Your Molly has never been false, she declares

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1257

Title: The times

First Line: You British subjects now attend

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryTrade depression

Harding B 11(4029)

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Harding B 11(4029A)

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Edition - Bod12596

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Prnter [sic], Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, Gt. St. andrew st 7 dials

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V29648

Title: The new times

First Line: Ye working men where'er ye dwell, lend an attentive ear

Themes:  Trade depression

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7084

Title: A new song called No go. Or, dapper H---b, and the little dress makers daughter

First Line: Very near a certain brewhouse, tho' I musn't say

Harding B 11(2690)

Notes:  Printed on tinted paper Printed on tinted paper

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Edition - Bod13207

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

Ballad - Roud Number: V11600

Title: The state of poor old England!

First Line: You British subjects high and low

Tune: Ninety years ago

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryCrimean War, 1853-1856Trade depressionEmigration

Harding B 14(328)

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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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