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Edition - Bod7910

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1864

Imprint: ... the Poet's box, 6 St Andrew's lane, Glasgow


Ballad - Roud Number: V3578

Title: Battle of the Navvies

First Line: We burnt the Bully Beggarman, for him our scorn expressed

Tune: Battle of the Diamond

Themes:  Migrant labor - Irish

Firth b.34(12)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod10283

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1869

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box ... Saturday morning, July 3, 1869


Ballad - Roud Number: V11974

Title: The choice of a wife by cheese

First Line: There lived in York, an age ago

Themes:  Domestic economyMarriage proposals

Firth c.20(52)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod10524

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1866

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box ... Saturday Morning, June 16, 1866 [1st issue 1852]


Ballad - Roud Number: 12892

Title: Think of your head in the morning. 3rd issue

First Line: Tom Jennings who never could drinking avoid

Themes:  Drunkenness

Firth c.22(40)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod10553

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1857

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box, [6 St Andrew's lane, Glasgow] ... Saturday Morning, October 3, 1857


Ballad - Roud Number: V31513

Title: Big Ellen. Parody on Little Nell

First Line: He told her gently she was drunk

Tune: Little Nell

Themes:  Drunkenness

Firth c.22(72)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod9505

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1862

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box, ... Saturday Morning, May 3, 1862


Ballad - Roud Number: 13133

Title: The Irish new policeman

First Line: Pray pardon gents and ladies all

Tune: Biddy the basket woman

Themes:  Police

Firth c.17(148)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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