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Edition - Bod5265

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and Sold at the Printing-Office in Bow-Church-Yard, London

Notes:  Harding B 3(62) is another edition.

Ballad - Roud Number: 132

Title: The rarest old ballad that ever was seen, of the blind beggar's daughter of Bethnal-green

First Line: It is of a blind beggar that long lost his sight


ESTC: T208210

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusBeggars

Harding B 3(61)

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Edition - Bod14441

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1862]

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press\" by W.S. Fortey, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury

Ballad - Roud Number: V16345

Title: You had me to right's in '51, but don't in '62

First Line: Last week to London up I came

Themes:  International Exhibition, 1862

Harding B 13(55)

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Johnson Ballads 449

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Edition - Bod9408

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1850

Imprint: London: Ryle and Co., Printers and Publishers, 2 and 3, Monbsuth [sic] Court, Bloomsbury

Ballad - Roud Number: V4057

Title: An elegy on the death of sir Robert Peel: died July 2nd, 1850, aged 62

First Line: Brittannia! Brittannia! what makes thee complain

Tune: Queen God bless her

Subjects:  Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:  1850

Firth c.16(462)

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Edition - Bod22882

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1815]

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts, 6 Great st. Andrew street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 17(62b) is another edition.

Ballad - Roud Number: V373

Title: Corsican drover

First Line: How chang'd the scene of late has been

Tune: London now is out of town

Authors:  Thompson, J.

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

Themes:  Emigration

Curzon b.5(195)

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Firth c.16(13)

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Edition - Bod7235

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

Imprint: [...] & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(62) is another impression

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13830

Title: And you'll remember me

First Line: When other lips, and other hearts

Authors:  Bunn, A. (Alfred), 1796-1860

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15021

Title: The fair land of Poland

First Line: When the fair land of Poland was plough'd by the hoof

Subjects:  Poland

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1640

Title: Quite politely

First Line: When first in Lunnun I arrived, on a visit, on a visit

Themes:  Countryman in London

Harding B 11(63)

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Edition - Bod8825

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: H. Such, 123, Union St., Borough

Series Identifier: 62

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3108

Title: Heights of Balaklava

First Line: His watch on Balaklava heights

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856Balaclava, battle of, 1854

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V32051

Title: Come, follow my lads

First Line: Come, follow my lads, let's merry be

Notes:  A three-line fill-up

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13874

Title: A kiss and nothing more

First Line: In a valley fair I wander'd o'er, it's meadow pathway green

Performers:  Bernard, Charles W., d. 1917

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 13858

Title: Kathleen mavourneen

First Line: Kathleen mavourneen, the grey dawn is breaking

Authors:  Crawford, F. Marion, 1854-1909

Themes:  Emigration

Firth c.14(57)

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Harding B 11(1970)

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