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Edition - Bod9724

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: [T. Pearson,] Printer, [6, Chadderton] Street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Ballad - Roud Number: 1162

Title: Labouring boy

First Line: As I roved out one evening being in the blooming spring

Subjects:  Plymouth (England)

Themes:  Social statusCourtship - difference in social statusEmigrationNobility

Firth c.18(177)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip

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Edition - Bod14030

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew street 7 Dials

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3549

Title: The death of Nelson

First Line: O'er Nelson's tomb with silent grief opprest

Authors:  Arnold, Samuel James, 1774-1852

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 518

Title: The rambling soldier

First Line: I am a soldier blythe and gay

Subjects:  Woolwich (England)Liverpool (England)Plymouth (England)Dover (England)

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 11(835)

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