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Edition - Bod3715

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W.S. Fortey, 4, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials, London

Notes:  Harding B 20(4) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 23596

Title: The anchor's weighed

First Line: The tear fell gently from her eye

Authors:  Arnold, Samuel James, 1774-1852

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16304

Title: Poor little Joe

First Line: Cold, cold was the night, the snow had been falling

Authors:  St. Albyn, G.A.

Themes:  Orphans

Harding B 11(54)

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Johnson Ballads 408

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Johnson Ballads 409

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Edition - Bod4875

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1882 and 1901

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W.S. Fortey, 4 Great St. Andrew Street, Bloomsbury

Notes:  Harding B 11(2572) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13806

Title: My old friend John

First Line: 'Tis forty years my old friend John

Themes:  Friendship

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1153

Title: Kiss me quick

First Line: The other night I was speaking to sweet Tarlina Spray

Harding B 11(2573)

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Johnson Ballads 433

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Johnson Ballads 434

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Edition - Bod8334

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: H. Such, Printer, & Newsvender 123 Union Street, Borough, London

Series Identifier: 4


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 912

Title: The poor fisherman's boy

First Line: It was down in the lowlands a poor boy did wander

Themes:  Orphans

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9204

Title: The lugger

First Line: List to the storm, see the dark frowning sky

Themes:  Shipwreck

Firth c.12(325)

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Harding B 11(3077)

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Edition - Bod10231

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1882 and 1901

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W.S. Fortey, 4 Great St. Andrew Street, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15940

Title: I can't get at it

First Line: I never was a greedy chap, not even when a child

Themes:  Food

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15622

Title: Tres bien

First Line: Last summer time I went away

Subjects:  France

Themes:  Theft

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V15398

Title: Riding on the top of an omnibus

First Line: While riding on the top of an omnibus

Themes:  PeepingBuses

Harding B 11(1624)

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Edition - Bod10725

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1882 and 1901

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W.S. Fortey, 4 Great St. Andrew Street, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15055

Title: The baldheaded swell, or Has anyone seen her?

First Line: My heart is full of glue, I scarce know what to do

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5735

Title: He's going to marry Mary Ann

First Line: Oh shout hooray for Mary Ann

Themes:  MarriageFurnitureSavings banksMaples, furnishers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5246

Title: What a fool I must have been to marry Jane

First Line: I've just popp'd in to tell you all

Themes:  Marriage

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V14085

Title: The horn, the horn

First Line: What shall he have that killed the deer

Authors:  Shakespeare, William

Harding B 11(132)

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