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Edition - Bod10364

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer and Toy Warehouse 6 Great Andrew street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V6866

Title: Dick. Wildfire's life in Paris

First Line: Of Tom and Jerry's sprees and larks

Tune: Over the water, &c

Subjects:  France

Themes:  Dandies

Firth c.21(69)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9476

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: C. Paul, Printer, 18, Great St., Andrew-street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V26657

Title: The lamentation of Georgy Sloane and his blessed wife

First Line: Come list awhile, my case I'll own

Subjects:  France

Themes:  ServantsCruelty to servants

Firth c.17(108)

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Edition - Bod4396

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, 6, Great St. Andrew Street, 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(753) is another impression Harding B 11(754) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 263

Title: The cruel miller

First Line: My parents educated me good learning gave to me

Themes:  SeductionMurder

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1085

Title: The wandering Savoyard

First Line: Ah, hear the wandering Savoyard's tale

Subjects:  France

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3329

Title: O tell me in which gin shop my dear

First Line: Oh, tell me in which gin shop my dear

Themes:  Fairs

Harding B 11(755)

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Edition - Bod13133

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodge's (From Pitts) wholesale Toy and Marble wharehouse [sic], 31, Dudley-st, 7 Dial


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2905

Title: Shamrock, rose and the thistle

First Line: Oh! the land of sweet Erin's a land of delight

Authors:  Pocock, I. (Isaac), 1782-1835

Subjects:  IrelandFrance

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815Patriotism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2076

Title: Paddy's grave. A parody on The death of Nelson

First Line: Oer Paddy's grave the boys and girls all prest

Subjects:  Ireland

Harding B 11(3469)

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