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Edition - Bod1070

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2 & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1166

Title: Young Patty and her gay ploughboy

First Line: Come all my happy ploughboys and listen to my song

Tune: Pleasant month of May

Themes:  Rural society

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1508

Title: King Death

First Line: King Death was a rare old fellow

Themes:  Death

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V6788

Title: The knight of the silver shield

First Line: Splendour blaz'd in the castle hall

Themes:  Chivalry

Firth b.25(118)

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Edition - Bod3158

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.Harvey, M.

Imprint Locations:  LondonSheffield

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co., Prinrers [sic], 2 and 3 Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury. Sold by M. Harvey Sheffield Park, Sheffield

Notes:  Harding B 11(595) is another impression Harding B 11(596) is another impression

Ballad - Roud Number: 23262

Title: The child's dream

First Line: Before a lonely cottage once

Themes:  ReligionDeath

Firth b.26(214)

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Edition - Bod1583

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: A. Ryle & Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Compare the second illustration to the illustration of \"The sick man and the angel,\" on p. 72 of John Gay, Fables (London, 1823). Harding B 11(1701) is another impression with imprint defaced. Harding B 11(1701) is another impression with imprint defaced.

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1444

Title: I'll hang my harp on the willow tree

First Line: I'll hang my harp on a willow tree

Subjects:  Palestine

Themes:  Rejected suitorSoldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3966

Title: The dying child to it's [sic] mother

First Line: Weep not dear mother, oh! leave off thy wailing

Tune: The stolen child

Themes:  Death

Firth b.26(220)

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Harding B 11(1700)

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