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Edition - Bod7907

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V10067

Title: The friend of humanity and the knife-grinder

First Line: Needy knife-grinder! whither are you going?

Notes:  [At end] Canning and Frere

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th century

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V23425

Title: Double Gloucester. A dialogue near the Admiralty court

First Line: Talkative bishop! whither are you going?

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th century

Firth b.34(116)

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Edition - Bod3584

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Jennings, No. 15, Water Lane, Fleet street


Ballad - Roud Number: V19662

Title: The knife grinder. A new song

First Line: There's grinders enough sir, in every degree

Harding B 25(1035)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11713

Imprint Names:  Neesom, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Neesom's Song Mart, No. 90, Brick Lane, Spitalfields

Series Identifier: 347


Ballad - Roud Number: V8914

Title: The gravedigger

First Line: I am an old gravedigger, & Toby Turf's my name

Tune: The knife grinder

Themes:  Burial

Harding B 11(1399)

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Edition - Bod12076

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12735

Title: Nix my dolly, pals, fake away

First Line: In a box of the stone jug I was born

Themes:  Crime - 19th centurySlang

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8996

Title: St. Giles bowl

First Line: Should it ever be my lot to ride backward, some day

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Executions

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1924

Title: Newgate stone

First Line: When Claude Duval was in Newgate thrown

Themes:  Prisons

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V4176

Title: Jolly nose

First Line: Jolly nose, the rubies that garnish thy tip

Themes:  Drinking

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V20763

Title: The carpenter's daughter

First Line: The carpenter's daughter was fair and free

Themes:  Rejected suitor

6th Ballad

Title: With neither a chisel, a knife, nor a file

First Line: Tho' with neither a chisel, a knife, nor a file

Themes:  Prisons

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V20783

Title: Farewell my scamps and tories

First Line: Now farewell, my scamps and tories

Subjects:  London (England)

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V26716

Title: St. Giles's roundhouse

First Line: With pipe and punch upon the board

Themes:  Drinking

Harding B 11(1841)

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