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Edition - Bod3388

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed at Pitts, Wholesale Toy Warehouse 6, Gre[at] st Andrew street, 7 dials

Notes:  Another edition forms part of a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 11(2039).


Ballad - Roud Number: V486

Title: Affectionate soldier

First Line: Twas in the evening of a wintry day

Authors:  Carey, George Saville, 1743-1807

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 25(14)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod1893

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: J. Pitts, Printer, Wholesale toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew Street, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 584

Title: Dido, a favourite hunting song

First Line: Early one morning as I was a walking

Themes:  Hunting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15527

Title: High mettled racer

First Line: See the course throng'd with gazers the sports are begun

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Horse-racing

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V20283

Title: The post boy

First Line: You chaise drivers all give attention to my song

Themes:  Driving

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 1182

Title: The fox chace

First Line: The sun had just peep'd his head over the hills

Themes:  Hunting

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V20284

Title: The jolly postboy

First Line: I'm a Hounslow young lad and Tidys my name

Authors:  Carey, George Saville, 1743-1807

Themes:  Driving

Johnson Ballads fol. 142

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