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Edition - Bod1997

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 276

Title: Liverpool landlady

First Line: A story a story a story of one

Themes:  SailorsMoney

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13887

Title: To the West!

First Line: To the west, to the west, to the land of th[e] free

Themes:  Emigration

Firth c.13(177)

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Harding B 11(2179)

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Edition - Bod5595

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Catnach, 2, & 3, Monmouth-Court


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2160

Title: I remember - I remember

First Line: I remember, - I remember

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V30478

Title: The lass he left behind

First Line: When the sails are furl'd and the watch set

Themes:  Sailors

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1101

Title: Hurrah for the road!

First Line: Hurrah o'er Hounslow-heath to roam

Themes:  Highwaymen

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V14978

Title: The sun of our table

First Line: The bottle's the sun of our table

Themes:  Drinking

Firth b.25(88)

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Harding B 11(1653)

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Harding B 11(1653A)

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Edition - Bod8671

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: 13246

Title: How, when, and where

First Line: Oh, tell me when & tell me where

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1204

Title: Fair Betsy of Deptford, and her young sailor bold

First Line: Come all you pretty fair maids of every degree

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

Firth c.13(260)

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Harding B 11(1593)

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Edition - Bod7096

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth-cour[t], 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 531

Title: Saucy sailor boy

First Line: Oh, come my own one, come my fond one

Themes:  WealthSailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13803

Title: My skiff is on the shore

First Line: Wake, love, awake! the moonbeams ar[e] stealing

Performers:  Ethiopian serenaders

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1143

Title: A lowly youth, the mountain child

First Line: A lowly youth, the mountain child

Performers:  Millar, S.A. (Miss Isaacs), Mrs., 1837-1878

Firth b.26(245)

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Harding B 11(3428)

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