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Edition - Bod6816

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed at Pitt's Wholesale Toy Warehouse 6, Great St. Andrew street 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 12858

Title: William of the ferry

First Line: Near Clyde's gay stream there dwelt a maid

Themes:  Press-gangs

Harding B 16(309a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod2027

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: J. Pitts, Printer, 14 Great St. Andrew street, 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V1837

Title: The answer to Oh! cruel

First Line: Oh! cruel was thy parents that envied our love

Themes:  Press-gangsNaval battles

Firth c.13(91)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(7b)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(64)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(1395)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod2813

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed at Pitts Wholesale Toy Warehouse 6 Great st. Andrew street, 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: The pretty plough boy

First Line: A pretty little plough boy a driving of his team

Themes:  Press-gangs

Firth c.12(219)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(214c)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3131

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts 6 great st. Andrew street 7 Dals [sic] ... Pitts Wholesale Toy Warehouse


Ballad - Roud Number: V4188

Title: Valiant Welchman

First Line: There was a valiant Welchman

Tune: The ram of Derby

Themes:  Press-gangs

Firth c.13(83)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(295c)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3475

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, and Toy Watehouse [sic] 6, Great st Andrew street, 7 Dials


Ballad

Title: Cruel father or The maiden's complaint

First Line: Awake, awake, you drowsy sleeper

Themes:  Letter-writingPress-gangsCruel parents

Harding B 25(452)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3736

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed at J. Pitts Wholesale Toy Warehouse 6, Great St, Andrew street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V5400

Title: Sweet Poll of Plymouth

First Line: Sweet Poll of Plymouth was my dear

Authors:  O'Keeffe, John, 1747-1833

Themes:  Press-gangs

Harding B 25(1871)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 1015

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8134

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V541

Title: Mary Ann of Aberdeen!

First Line: O the seas are wide, and a long way over

Themes:  Rejected suitorPress-gangsLovers parted

Firth c.12(182)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15199

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed & sold by J Pitts No 14 Great st. Andrew street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V1175

Title: Young William

First Line: Young William was a seamen [sic] true

Themes:  Social statusPress-gangsLovers parted

Firth c.13(4)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(316d)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1032

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: J. Pitts, Printer and Wholesale Toy Warehouse, 6 Great st. Andrew sreet [sic], 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 17(94a) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V1272

Title: The female pressgang

First Line: It was in London town as we do understand

Themes:  Press-gangsTailors

2806 c.18(112)

Notes:  Slip.


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Firth c.12(268)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 25(647)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 826

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod2301

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.Pierce

Imprint Locations:  LondonSouthborough

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials. Sold by Pierce, Southborough


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1493

Title: Sarah Wilson

First Line: Its Sarah Wilson is my name

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 12858

Title: William of the ferry

First Line: Near Clyde's gay stream there dwel[t] a maid

Themes:  Press-gangs

Harding B 11(3424)

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Edition - Bod20254

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.Pierce

Imprint Locations:  LondonSouthborough

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials. Sold by Pierce, Southborough

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(3424)


Ballad - Roud Number: 12858

Title: William of the ferry

First Line: Near Clyde's gay stream there dwel[t] a maid

Themes:  Press-gangs

Johnson Ballads 294

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod5676

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dia[ls]

Notes:  Harding B 11(2901) is another edition with a different printer but the same cuts Harding B 11(2901) is another edition with a different printer but the same cuts.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 218

Title: Oxford city

First Line: It's of a fair maid in Oxford city

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 245 is another issue of this ballad alone

Subjects:  Oxford (England)

Themes:  Jealousy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2278

Title: On board the Victory

First Line: I am a young girl whose fortune is great

Themes:  Social statusPress-gangs

Firth c.13(280)

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