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Edition - Bod1060

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2 & 3 Monmouth court, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V3789

Title: The contented squire. Answer to the Gipsy girl

First Line: As a squire one day a young gipsy did meet

Themes:  GipsiesSeductionCourtship - difference in social status

Firth b.25(76)

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Edition - Bod1974

Imprint Names:  Walker

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  18--

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 65


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15019

Title: The land of the West

First Line: Oh, come to the West, love -- oh, come there with me

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17498

Title: I'd be a gipsy

First Line: I'd be a gipsy, merry and free

Themes:  Gipsies

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13844

Title: The blighted flower

First Line: I had a flower within my garden growing

Themes:  Seduction

Harding B 11(2056)

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Johnson Ballads 1614

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1614 is a photocopy of the Durham University copy.


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Johnson d.1773(p. 143v)

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Edition - Bod158

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed by J Pitts, Toy Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St Andrew st. 7 dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 518

Title: The rambing [sic] sailor

First Line: I am a sailor stout & bold long time I have ploughed the ocean

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V748

Title: Phoebe or the beauty of Dundee

First Line: In the lowlands of Scotland fair Phoebe did dwe[ll]

Themes:  GipsiesSeductionPregnancy

Johnson Ballads 966

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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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