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Edition - Bod8271

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Preston

Notes:  Part of a sheet; see 2806 c.14(26) Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads. See 2806 c.14(26)


Ballad - Roud Number: 536

Title: William and Harriet

First Line: It's of a rich gentleman near London did dwell

Themes:  Social statusShipwreckWomen sailors

Firth c.12(285)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod4687

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Preston

Notes:  Another edition appears in a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 14(252).

Series Identifier: 223


Ballad - Roud Number: V1050

Title: The frozen river

First Line: When winter chains from shore to shore

Firth b.28(23b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 20(228)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod11328

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 14(148)

Series Identifier: 853


Ballad - Roud Number: V12717

Title: I'm off to Charlestown

First Line: My massa and my misses have both gone away

Subjects:  Charlestown (S.C.)

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth c.12(114)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod9026

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  Printer conjectured; see Firth c.14(37)


Ballad - Roud Number: V4999

Title: The fall of the Heights

First Line: Listen! ye sons of the nation

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856Alma, battle of the, 1854

Firth c.14(45)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9579

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  [1872]

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 14(208)


Ballad - Roud Number: V8413

Title: Lines on the sad fate of Christopher Edwards

First Line: Oh! take a warning by these verses

Themes:  DrunkennessMurder

Firth c.17(221)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod2670

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Preston

Notes:  Harding B 20(197) is another edition. Another appears in a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 14(252).


Ballad - Roud Number: V1567

Title: Lines on the execution of Roberts the poacher

First Line: Come all you good people I hope you'll attend

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryCrime - 19th centuryPoachingExecutions - 19th century

Harding B 12(200b)
Harding B 20(198)

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Edition - Bod13247

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Preston

Notes:  2806 c.14(75) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 336


1st Ballad

Title: A parody on the song of the sea

First Line: The sea! the sea! Oh me, Oh me

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13892

Title: Auld langsyne

First Line: Should auld acquaintance be forgot

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3374

Title: Jack-asses over the water

First Line: March! march! Routledge and Hewitt's men

Tune: March, march, Ettrick and Teviotdale

Harding B 11(2948)

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Edition - Bod15568

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  Slip. Harding B 20(198) is another edition. Another appears in a sheet of two ballads. See Harding B 14(252)


Ballad - Roud Number: V1567

Title: Lines on the execution of Roberts the poacher

First Line: Come all you good people I hope you'll attend

Themes:  Murder

Harding B 20(197)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod16455

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  2806 c.14(38) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 277


Ballad - Roud Number: V23955

Title: Mary, queen of Scots

First Line: I look'd far back into other years, and lo! in bright array

Authors:  Bell, Henry Glassford, 1803-1874

Subjects:  Mary, Queen of Scots, 1542-1587

Harding B 11(2366)

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Harding B 20(108)

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Edition - Bod18640

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Preston

Notes:  2806 c.14(35) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 96


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3871

Title: Lass o' Gowrie

First Line: Upon a simmer afternoon

Authors:  Reid, William, 1764-1831

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5491

Title: Young Jemmy the Highland boy

First Line: Young Jemmy is a bonny boy

Harding B 11(2074)

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Edition - Bod21460

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  Firth c.14(60) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 798


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1525

Title: Labouring women

First Line: You married men, and women too, give ear unto my song

Themes:  Housework

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3579

Title: Battle of Inkerman; or, There came a tale to England

First Line: There came a tale to England

Themes:  Inkerman, battle of, 1854

2806 c.13(39)

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Edition - Bod22967

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer

Notes:  The illustration is part of a pictorial alphabet (letters N and O): see Firth c.21(66) and Harding B 16(224b).

Series Identifier: 458


Ballad - Roud Number: V2113

Title: The royal fortune hunter, or Good advice to wives, maids, or widows

First Line: All you who wish your fortune for to know

Themes:  Fortune-telling

Harding B 11(3360)

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Edition - Bod23391

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  2806 c.14(12) is another edition

Series Identifier: 827


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4141

Title: Bra' lass will ye gang to North Highlands wi' me

First Line: Its down in yon meadow, and there I did see

Subjects:  Scotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V11971

Title: The ship carpenter's wife

First Line: Come attend to my ditty, you frolicsome folks

Themes:  Wife-selling

Harding B 11(437)

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