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Edition - Bod10448

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 262


Ballad - Roud Number: V15084

Title: Hoops in the petticoats

First Line: You lads and young lasses attend

Themes:  Fashions

Firth c.21(95)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod10140

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer, Wholesale Toy Warehouse, 6, Great st. Andrew street 7 dials

Notes:  With a prose piece entitled, \"Petticoats is master\"


Ballad - Roud Number: 2132

Title: The husband's lamentation

First Line: I married with a scolding wife 'bout 20 years ago

Themes:  Domestic violence

Edition - Bod10442

Imprint Names:  Croshaw, C.

Imprint Locations:  York

Imprint: C. Croshaw, Printer, Pavement, York

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(2240)


Ballad - Roud Number: V1716

Title: The dandy petticoat

First Line: Good folks have you all heard the news

Themes:  Fashions

Firth c.21(89)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod6707

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1855 and 1861

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer, wholesale toy & marble warehous[e], 26, Grafton street, Soho

Notes:  Harding B 11(2996) is another impression Harding B 11(2996) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20294

Title: Petticoat lane

First Line: To London I came from the sweet county Down

Themes:  Countryman in London

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V28097

Title: My boyhood's home

First Line: My boyhood's home, I see thy hills

Firth b.25(393)

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Edition - Bod10257

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High-street, St. Giles


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V16141

Title: English ladies new fashioned petticoats

First Line: Search all the world over I vow and declare

Themes:  FashionsCrinolines

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13868

Title: Mother, is the battle o'er?

First Line: Mother is the battle o'er?

Firth c.21(93)

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Harding B 14(153)

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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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