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Edition - Bod1920

Imprint Names:  Evans, J. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1790

Imprint: Printed by J. Evans and Co. Long-Lane

Notes:  Harding B 3(92) is another edition Johnson Ballads 385 is another edition


Ballad - Roud Number: 4

Title: A tragical ballad of the unfortunate loves of lord Thomas and fair Eleanor; together with the downfall of the brown girl

First Line: Lord Thomas he was a bold forester

References:

ESTC: T196315

Themes:  JealousyMurder

Johnson Ballads 386

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Edition - Bod23108

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Evans, No. 41, Long Lane

Notes:  Harding B 3(92) is another edition Johnson Ballads 386 is another edition


Ballad - Roud Number: 4

Title: A tragical ballad of the unfortunate loves of lord Thomas and fair Eleanor, together with the downfall of the brown girl

First Line: Lord Thomas he was a bold forester

References:

ESTC: T196317

Themes:  JealousyMurder

Johnson Ballads 385

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Edition - Bod12821

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: W.S. Fortey, Machine Printer, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Firth c.13(280) is another edition with a different printer but the same cuts


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 218

Title: Oxford city

First Line: It's of a fair maid in Oxford city

Subjects:  Oxford (England)

Themes:  Jealousy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2278

Title: On board the Victory

First Line: I am a young girl whose fortune is great

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusPress-gangsLovers parted

Harding B 11(2901)

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