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Edition - Bod1859

Imprint Names:  Roberts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1727

Imprint: London: Printed for J. Roberts in Warwick Lane: and Sold by the Booksellers of London and Westminster. 1727

Notes:  6 p. ESTC75200. Foxon R232.


Title: Robin-Hood and the duke of Lancaster. A ballad

First Line: Come listen, my friends, to a story so new

Tune: The abbot of Canterbury


ESTC: T75200

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

Douce Prints a.49(1)

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G. Pamph. 1665(8)

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Johnson c.74

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Edition - Bod1950

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer, & Publisher, 177, Union Street, Borough, S.E.

Notes:  Harding B 11(389) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 155

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15065

Title: Bold Robin Hood

First Line: The lays of old famed stories told

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4933

Title: The Blackbird

First Line: Come all you Irishmen both great and small

Subjects:  Mitchel, John, 1815-1875

2806 b.10(56)

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