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Edition - Bod10059

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1867

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box ... Saturday morning, Oct. 5, 1867


Ballad - Roud Number: V29745

Title: Jones' musical party

First Line: Mrs Jones gave a musical party

Themes:  Music

Firth c.19(221)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod18235

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1851

Imprint: ... the Poet's box ... Saturday, 5th April, 1851.


Ballad - Roud Number: V1377

Title: The Bowling railway

First Line: To see a friend the other day

Tune: Teddy Roe

Themes:  Railways

Firth b.27(405)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod10085

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1856

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box [No. 6 St. Andrew's lane, Glasgow] ... Saturday Morning, January 5, 1856


Ballad - Roud Number: 8092

Title: Great meat pie

First Line: You've heard of the wond'rous crocodile

Tune: The wonderful crocodile

Themes:  Food

Firth c.19(250)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Edition - Bod10374

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1855

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box, [No. 6 St. Andrew's lane, Glasgow] ... Saturday, May 5, 1855


Ballad - Roud Number: V14838

Title: All serene!!

First Line: One morning a freak popped into my head

Tune: No gammon

Subjects:  Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901

Themes:  ProstitutionGreat Exhibition, 1851

Firth c.21(150)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod9940

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1857

Imprint: ... the Box ... Saturday Morning, December 5, 1857

Notes:  With a notice to a correspondent in Calcutta, John Isinally


Ballad - Roud Number: 455

Title: Johnny Doyle

First Line: There's one thing that grieves me and that I must confess

Tune: The heart that can feel for a suffering maiden

Notes:  Different from Firth c.18(84)

Themes:  Arranged marriage

Firth c.18(85)

Notes:  Imprint defaced. Slip.


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