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Edition - Bod12274

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Printed by J. Evans, Long-lane, London

Notes:  Harding B 3(83) is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: V16033

Title: The prodigal daughter, or, The disobedient lady reclaimed

First Line: Let every wicked graceless child attend

Themes:  RepentanceMurder

Harding B 3(84)

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Edition - Bod18306

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: London: Evans, Printer, Long Lane

Notes:  Harding B 3(84) is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: V16033

Title: The prodigal daughter, or, The disobedient lady reclaimed

First Line: Let every wicked graceless child attend

Themes:  RepentanceMurder

Harding B 3(83)

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Edition - Bod1360

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts, No. 14, Great St. Andrew- street, seven-Dials

Notes:  Harding B 3(94) is another issue Douce Ballads 4(36) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 4

Title: A tragical ballad of the unfortunate love's of lord Thomas and fair Eleanor

First Line: Lord Thomas he was a bold forest[er]

Themes:  MurderLove, unfortunate

Harding B 3(93)

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Edition - Bod5220

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed and sold by J Pitts, 6, Great St. Andrew-street, seven-Dials

Notes:  Harding B 3(93) is another issue Douce Ballads 4(36) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 4

Title: A tragical ballad of the unfortunate love's [of] lord Thomas and fair Eleanor

First Line: Lord Thomas he was a bold forester

Themes:  Murder

Harding B 3(94)

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Johnson Ballads 1034

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Johnson Ballads 1035

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Edition - Bod140

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, & 3, Monmouth-Court

Notes:  Harding B 11(3096) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 561

Title: Poor Mary in the silvery tide

First Line: It's of a fair young creature who dwelt by the sea side

Themes:  Murder

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V11975

Title: The blessings of a good little wife

First Line: Some people 'gainst women are railing

Themes:  Marriage

Harding B 11(3095)

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Edition - Bod3839

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 220 is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V26703

Title: Little Jessey, the poor flower maid

First Line: I am poor little Jessey, I come here to show

Themes:  Street traders

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13784

Title: Happy land

First Line: Happy land! happy land!

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 478

Title: [N]ew York trader

First Line: To a New York trader I did belong

Subjects:  New York (N.Y.)

Themes:  SailorsShipwreckMurderMutiny

Harding B 11(2163)

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Edition - Bod12893

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, & 3, Monmouth-Court

Notes:  Harding B 11(3095) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 561

Title: Poor Mary in the silvery tide

First Line: It's of a fair young creature who dwelt by the sea side

Themes:  Murder

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V11975

Title: [The blessings] of a good little wife

First Line: Some people 'gainst women are railing

Themes:  Marriage

Harding B 11(3096)

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Edition - Bod18375

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V32792

Title: Lamentation and confession of John William Holloway ... awaiting his trial for the cruel murder of his wife

First Line: You tender-hearted Christians, I pray you now draw near

Themes:  MurderCrime - 19th century

Harding B 34(f. 65)

Notes:  Page cut from a book. See C. Hindley, p. 69

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