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Edition - Bod8015

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 22 Goulden Street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 109

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 6128

Title: The oul' bog hole

First Line: The pig is in the mire and the cow is on the grass

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1259

Title: Gipsy king

First Line: Oh 'tis I am the gipsy king

Themes:  Gipsies

Firth c.26(28)

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Edition - Bod12444

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer, & Publisher, 177, Union- street, Boro'., S.E.

Series Identifier: 459

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V212

Title: The bells of Shandon

First Line: With deep affection

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Catholic Church

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V748

Title: Lovely Phoebe, the pride of Dundee

First Line: In the lowlands of Scotland fair Phoebe did dwell

Themes:  GipsiesSeductionPregnancy

Harding B 11(234)

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