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Edition - Bod15724

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1851

Imprint: Glasgow, Poet's Box, ... 6, 6 St Andrew's Lane, off Gallowgate Street ... Saturday morning, 8th November 1851


Ballad - Roud Number: V20660

Title: Annie Snooks' ghost

First Line: Good people all, of every sort

Tune: The way to do it

Notes:  Dated 8th November 1851

Themes:  Ghosts

Harding B 17(8a)

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Edition - Bod16820

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer, Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6 Geat [sic] st. Andrew Street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 713

Title: Mary's dream

First Line: The moon had climbed the highest hill

Authors:  Lowe, John

Themes:  GhostsShipwreck

Harding B 25(1230)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod23510

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pits [sic] Printer, Toy & Marble Warehouse 6, Great st. Andrew street 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 15

Title: Polly's love, or, the cruel ship carpenter

First Line: In fair Worcester city and in Worcestershire

Themes:  GhostsMurder

Firth c.13(206)

Notes:  Printing on reverse of both copies.


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Harding B 25(1520)

Notes:  Printing on reverse of both copies.


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Edition - Bod5821

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2553

Title: Isle of beauty fare thee well

First Line: Shades of evening close not o'er us

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2614

Title: Rest, warrior rest

First Line: He comes from the wars from the red field of fight

Themes:  Soldiers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1620

Title: Giles Scroggins' ghost

First Line: Giles Scroggins courted Molly Brown

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1768-1833

Themes:  Ghosts

Harding B 11(1809)

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Johnson Ballads 872

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Edition - Bod13219

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, No. 6, Gt. Saint Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5695

Title: The skeleton Hackney coachman

First Line: Oh, listen awhile and I'll tell you a tale

Themes:  Ghosts

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17496

Title: Woodland Mary

First Line: With slow [sic] black eyes and jet black hair

Themes:  Servants

Harding B 11(3532)

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Edition - Bod14959

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Pearson, Printer, 6, Chadderton-street, off Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 461


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1887

Title: Dean Church ghost, a recitation

First Line: One dark neet, it was cold and weet, aw'st ever on it think

Themes:  Ghosts

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3027

Title: The Black Horse

First Line: Come all you airy bachelors, a warning take by me

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 11(816)

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Edition - Bod12696

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrews Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1093

Title: The Nightingale

First Line: My love he was a rich farmer's son

Themes:  Ghosts

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V990

Title: My heart and lute

First Line: I give thee all, I can no more

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V18439

Title: Guy Fawkes, and the parliament

First Line: I sing a doleful tragedy: Guy Fawkes the prince of sinisters

Subjects:  Fawkes, Guy, 1570-1606

Themes:  Guy Fawkes day

Harding B 11(2706)

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Edition - Bod8420

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 713

Title: Mary's dream

First Line: The moon had climb'd the highest hills

Authors:  Lowe, John

Themes:  GhostsShipwreck

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23119

Title: While pensive I thought on my love

First Line: While pensive I thought on my love

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V16510

Title: The maids lamentation

First Line: O you pretty fair maidens, I pray lend an ear

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V4187

Title: The valiant soldier

First Line: A valiant soldier I dare not name

Harding B 11(2368)

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