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Edition - Bod6840

Imprint Names:  Duckett, J.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  c.1840

Imprint: Printed for J. Duckett, 1 Highfield-street, Liverpool

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 368

Title: Love blow out the candle

First Line: When I was eighteen years of age

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentIllegitimacy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13842

Title: The bridal ring

First Line: I dreamt last night of our earlier day

Firth b.34(170)

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Edition - Bod8970

Imprint Names:  White, J.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Imprint: White, Printer, 10, Rose Place, Scotland Road, Liverpool

Ballad - Roud Number: V2162

Title: The dashing drum-major. Composed on the drum-major, 1st. L.A.V

First Line: You brave and glorious volunteers

Themes:  Soldiers

Firth c.14(309)

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