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Edition - Bod100

Imprint Names:  Paul

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V14350

Title: Confession of William Allnutt, for the murder of his grandfather at Hackney

First Line: Mr. Samuel Nelme, at Hackney lived

Themes:  MurderCrime - 19th century

Johnson Ballads 643

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Edition - Bod6045

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, (from Pitts') Printer, Toy Warehouse 31, Dudley Street, 7 Dials


Ballad

Title: Horrid murder

First Line: In Acre lane, not far from Brixton

Tune: The waggon train

Themes:  Murder

Johnson Ballads 519

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Edition - Bod14430

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1870]

Imprint: Disley, Printer, 57, High Street, St. Giles, London

Notes:  With a prose account.


Ballad - Roud Number: V11716

Title: Shocking murder of 7 persons at Denham, near Uxbridge

First Line: Kind Christian friends, pray give attention

Notes:  With a prose introduction

Themes:  Murder

Harding B 14(236)

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Edition - Bod9610

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer, 18, Great St. Andrew Street, 7 Dials


Ballad

Title: Copy of verses on the lamentable death of mr. and mrs. Jessup

First Line: You feeling christans [sic] lend an ear

Themes:  Murder

Firth c.17(270)

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Edition - Bod9603

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: Hodges, Printer, (from Pitt's) Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 31, Dudley Street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V23467

Title: Copy of verses, and apprehension of mrs Manning, on the murder of mr. O'Connor

First Line: Good people all attend to me

Themes:  Murder

Firth c.17(265)

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Edition - Bod15568

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  Slip. Harding B 20(198) is another edition. Another appears in a sheet of two ballads. See Harding B 14(252)


Ballad - Roud Number: V1567

Title: Lines on the execution of Roberts the poacher

First Line: Come all you good people I hope you'll attend

Themes:  Murder

Harding B 20(197)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod5801

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: Hodges, Printer, (from Pitt's) Wholesale Toy Warehouse, 31, Dudley Street, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2027

Title: Sweet singing birds

First Line: Come buy my sweet singing-birds, full of fine song

Themes:  Street traders

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6669

Title: Happier days gone by

First Line: Let us wander through the meadows

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 182

Title: Young Edwin in the Lowlands low

First Line: Come all you wild young people and listen to my song

Tune: Bushes and briars

Themes:  TavernsSailorsMurder

Harding B 11(1459)

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