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Edition - Bod5551

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts 1[4] Great st Andrew street seven Dials

Ballad - Roud Number: 2298

Title: The cruel father, and constant lover

First Line: A lady's daughter in the west

Themes:  MurderCourtship - difference in social statusSuicide

2806 c.18(76)

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Firth c.18(190)

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Harding B 25(451)

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Johnson Ballads 784

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Edition - Bod7701

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 4

Ballad - Roud Number: V30429

Title: The doublet of gray; or, Theodore and Madeline

First Line: Beneath the tall turrets that nod o'er the dell

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusCruel parentsSuicide

Firth b.27(460)

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Harding B 11(950)

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Edition - Bod13449

Imprint Names:  Burton, R.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1641 and 1674

Imprint: Printed for R. Burton, at the Horse-shooe in West-smith's- field

Notes:  4o Rawl. 566(27b) is another edition.

Ballad - Roud Number: V32989

Title: Loves down-fall

First Line: Draw near young maidens every one

Tune: Flora farewell


ESTC: R233212

Themes:  Social statusLetter-writingLovers partedSuicide

Douce Ballads 1(130a)

Notes:  Sheet divided.

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Edition - Bod254

Imprint Names:  Marshall, J.Hazard, S.White, R.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBathLondon

Date  [c.1796]

Imprint: Sold by J. Marshall ... No. 17, Queen Street, Cheapside, and No. 4, Aldermary Church-Yard, and R. White, Piccadilly, London. By S. Hazard ... Bath

Series Identifier: Cheap repository

Ballad - Roud Number: V25098

Title: Robert and Richard; or, The ghost of poor Mary, who was drowned in Richard's mill pond

First Line: Quoth Richard to Bob, let things go as they will

Tune: Collins's mulberry tree


ESTC: T194204

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentDrunkennessSuicide

Johnson Ballads fol. 186

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