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Edition - Bod2094

Imprint Names:  Keys, E.

Imprint Locations:  Devonport

Imprint: Printed and Sold by E. Keys, 7, James-street, Devonport


Ballad - Roud Number: V4258

Title: My grandfather's days

First Line: Give attention to my ditty

Subjects:  Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901

Themes:  TimesPoor LawPoliceDancingEntertainmentsFashions

Harding B 11(2543)

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Edition - Bod11469

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, & 3, Monouth-court [sic], 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V20933

Title: Going a shooting

First Line: Some friends of mine for mirth and glee

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  PoliceShooting

Harding B 11(1345)

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Edition - Bod11913

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: [P]aul, Printer, 18, Great St. Andrew Street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V4068

Title: I love a policeman as dear as my life

First Line: I am a fair damsel gay buxom and kind

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Police

Harding B 11(1639)

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Edition - Bod2189

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2683

Title: The sons of Fingal

First Line: Oh! Erin, my country, altho' thy harp slumb[ers]

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1923

Title: The hearth stone man

First Line: As through the streets I take my way

Subjects:  Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:  Street tradersPolice

Harding B 11(3606)

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Edition - Bod7106

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4418

Title: A parody on Nothing more

First Line: Down --- street I wander'd one evening all serene

Themes:  ProstitutionCrime - 19th centuryPolice

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13796

Title: Ingle side!

First Line: Oh! come, come, to the ingle-side

Firth b.26(239)

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Edition - Bod10551

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V711

Title: Going home with the milk in the morning

First Line: Grieving's a folly; I hate melancholy

Themes:  DrinkingRoisteringPolice

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13956

Title: Nelly Bly

First Line: Nelly Bly! Nelly Bly! bring de broom along

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Harding B 11(1346)

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Johnson Ballads 1092

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Edition - Bod9784

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: Printed by E. Hodges (late Pitt's), Wholesale Toy, & Marble Warehouse 31, Dudley-s[t]reet, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V32875

Title: A steady [r]espectable father

First Line: Oh! the boys of these days are an unruly race

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7399

Title: Joe Muggins. (A parody on Dick Turpin)

First Line: \"Joe Muggins! bold Joe! cut away,\" was the cry

Themes:  Police

Firth c.20(119)

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Edition - Bod21761

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, 3, Monmouth-Court 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V31213

Title: It's all very fine, but you don't lodge here

First Line: Come high and low, and rich & poor

Tune: My pretty little dear

Subjects:  Yorkshire (England)

Themes:  Countryman in LondonPoliceTheft

2806 c.16(210)

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Harding B 11(1819)

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