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Edition - Bod2459

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, and Toy Warehouse 6, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V314

Title: The peace of the valley

First Line: The peace of the valley is fled!

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V17523

Title: Such a getting out of bed

First Line: Oh, is it not most strange to think

Themes:  Marriage - men

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V689

Title: The gipsy queen

First Line: Oh 'tis I'm a gipsy queen

Themes:  Gipsies

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V17412

Title: Captain Death

First Line: The muse and the hero together are fir'd

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 11(3990)

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Edition - Bod12683

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1245

Title: The days when we went gipsying

First Line: In the days when we went gipsying

Authors:  Ransford, Edwin, 1805-1876

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V754

Title: A woman is the pride of the land

First Line: Come, married and single, together pray mingle

Tune: Jenny Jones

Themes:  Marriage - men

Johnson Ballads 2446

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