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Edition - Bod1239

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Manchester: T. Pearson, Printer, 4, and 6, Chadderton Street

Series Identifier: 774


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V16294

Title: Love! love!! or, Scrumptious love

First Line: Love, love, oh! what is love?

Performers:  Leybourne, George, 1842-1884

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20171

Title: The un-seaworthy ship

First Line: The doomed ship weighs anchor, out she's bound

Tune: Driven from home

Authors:  Smith, J.

Themes:  Shipwreck

Firth c.26(223)

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Firth c.26(251)

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Edition - Bod1467

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, Printer, 4 & 6, Chadderton St., Oldham Road, Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1616

Title: There's bound to be a row

First Line: I'm a poor, unlucky married man

Themes:  Domestic strife

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14984

Title: Shy! shy!! dreadfully shy!

First Line: Had I been a monk or a hermit, that dwelt

Performers:  Leybourne, George, 1842-1884

2806 c.16(172)

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Harding B 11(3776)

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Edition - Bod6542

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, Printer, 4 and 6 Chadderton st, Manchester

Series Identifier: 680


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6278

Title: If ever I cease to love

First Line: In a house, in a square, in a quadrant

Performers:  Leybourne, George, 1842-1884

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8049

Title: Kiss me mother, ere I die

First Line: Kiss me, mother, ere I die

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3903

Title: Happy Irish Dan

First Line: Faith I'm a happy Irish boy, the pride of all the land

Performers:  Collins, Dan

Firth b.27(343)

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Edition - Bod10746

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Manchester; Printed by Thomas Pearson, Machine Printer, 4, and 6, Chadderton Street, Oldham Road

Series Identifier: 783


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 17672

Title: The jockey's ride to win; or, Whip, whip & spur

First Line: A hundred pounds, my master said, to you my boy, I'll pay

Themes:  Horse-racing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 21505

Title: Mother says I mus'nt

First Line: I fell in love with a pretty girl

Performers:  Leybourne, George, 1842-1884

Firth c.26(245)

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Edition - Bod7425

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Manchester: T. Pearson, Machine Printer, 4 and 6, Chadderton Street, Oldham Road

Series Identifier: 692


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3901

Title: Happy costermonger Bill

First Line: I'm a member of a class of boys

Attributation: Written and composed by Mr. Frank W. Egerton expressly for Jolly little Lewis ... and ... Fred. Rickards, Liverpool

Authors:  Egerton, Frank W.

Performers:  LewisRickards, Fred

Performance Locations:  Liverpool

Themes:  Street traders

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4626

Title: Nelly's gone for ever

First Line: Leaving the village at the dawning

Performers:  Christy Minstrels

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V7365

Title: Bom, bom, bom, or, Pretty Polly Pringle

First Line: I'll sing s [sic] tale, and tell a song

Performers:  Leybourne, George, 1842-1884

Themes:  Rejected suitorPolice

Firth b.26(66)

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Firth c.14(310)

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