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Edition - Bod10447

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  See Carnell (1979): F27, F28 for imprint Part of a sheet of three; see Harding B 19(43) Part of a sheet of three; see Harding B 19(43)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 148

Title: The ploughboy on the banks of [D]undee

First Line: It's of a lovely damsel most beautiful I'm old [sic]

Themes:  Social statusMurderPress-gangsHeiresses

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15107

Title: The downfall of the petticoat

First Line: You hearty gay fellows draw near

Themes:  Domestic relations

Firth c.21(94)

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