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Edition - Bod2113

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 87

1st Ballad

Title: Never maids wed an old man

First Line: This old man he courted me, hey down derry down

Themes:  Marriage - age difference

2nd Ballad

Title: The Guild

First Line: Dear cousin you know I promis'd to write

Subjects:  Preston (England)

Themes:  FairsLetter-writingManufacturing

Harding B 11(2627)

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Edition - Bod11848

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: W.S. Fortey, Steam Printer, 2 & 3, Monmouth-ct., Seven Dials

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1906

Title: Jack Williams

First Line: I am a boatswain by my trade

Themes:  Letter-writingPrisonsRobbery

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 519

Title: Van Dieman's land

First Line: Come all you gallant poachers, that ramble void of care

Themes:  Transported convict

Harding B 11(1850)

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Edition - Bod12976

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 17776

Title: Poor Rose, the pride of the vale

First Line: Come all you pretty damsels, that dwell far and near

Themes:  Marriage - desertionElopement

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V762

Title: The letter

First Line: Fare thee well, love, now thou art going

Themes:  SailorsLetter-writing

Harding B 11(3106)

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Johnson Ballads 253

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