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Edition - Bod5422

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Printed by Ryle and Co., 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 292

Title: The lass of Glenshee

First Line: On a bonny day, when the heather was blooming

Subjects:  Scotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V257

Title: The black flag

First Line: Oh, ever a rover's life for me

Themes:  Piracy

Firth b.26(227)

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Edition - Bod5606

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: A. Ryle & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 8179

Title: Annie Laurie

First Line: Maxwalton [sic] braes are bonne [sic]

Authors:  Scott, Alicia Anne, Lady John, 1810-1900

Subjects:  Scotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1158

Title: The Rochester [lass]

First Line: In Rochester city a young damsel did dwell

Subjects:  India

Themes:  SailorsLetter-writingPress-gangs

Firth b.26(216)


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Edition - Bod5609

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryal & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7672

Title: Who's dat knocking at de door

First Line: I hab just come down on a little bit ob spree

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V169

Title: The banners of blue

First Line: Strike up, strike up, strike up

Notes:  The same setting of type as Harding B 11(2652) but with a different first ballad

Subjects:  Scotland

Themes:  Scottish nationalism

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1864

Title: The cuckoo

First Line: Now the sun is in the west

Notes:  The same setting of type as Harding B 11(2652) but with a different first ballad

Themes:  Pastoral

Firth b.26(251)

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Harding B 11(4175)

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Harding B 11(4175A)

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