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Edition - Bod7928

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: Mary Ann and her servant man

First Line: It's of a damsel both fair and handsome

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  DisguiseCourtship - difference in social statusServantsCruel father

Firth c.18(240)

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Edition - Bod18194

Imprint Names:  Aldermary Church Yard

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed and Sold at No. 4, Aldermary Church Yard


Ballad - Roud Number: V6653

Title: The wandering young gentlewoman or, Catskin

First Line: You fathers and mothers, and children also

References:

ESTC: T206997

Themes:  EducationDisguiseServantsCruel parents

Douce Ballads 3(105a)

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Edition - Bod20902

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth c.26(4).


Ballad - Roud Number: V4436

Title: Peter him say nothing

First Line: Massa girl him keep

Tune: Bob and Joan

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsyServants

2806 c.13(31)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod4992

Imprint Names:  Aldermary Church Yard

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed and Sold at the Printing-Office, in Aldermary Church- Yard, Bow-Lane, London

Notes:  Douce Ballads 4(15) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4966

Title: The tavern kitchen fray; or, A dialogue between Nell and her mistress

First Line: In a tavern kitchen, the cook's territories

References:

ESTC: T206918

Themes:  TavernsWomenServants

Douce Ballads 3(93a)

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Harding B 39(36)

Notes:  Harding B 39(36) is a photograph of Douce Ballads 3(93a).


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Edition - Bod14207

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Imprint: Printed for the Vendor

Notes:  With a prose account.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4130

Title: Committal of A. Norman a girl, ag[e]d 15 y[e]ars, charged wi[t]h murdering 4 children & attempt on another

First Line: Good parents all pray give attention

Subjects:  Lambeth (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryCrime - 19th centuryServantsChildren

Harding B 12(187)

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