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Edition - Bod102

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: H. Paul, Printer, 22, Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1177

Title: Young William

First Line: Young William for honour & fame went to sea

Authors:  Hughes, J.

Themes:  SailorsLandlordsTheftMurderDisguise

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15903

Title: The seaman's life

First Line: A seaman's life, is a life I love

Themes:  Sailors

Johnson Ballads 709

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Edition - Bod670

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1658 and 1664

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, and W, Gilbertson


Ballad

Title: The downfall of William Grismond, or, A lamentable murder by him committed at Lainterdine in the County of Hereford the 22 of March, 1650

First Line: O come you wilfull youngmen

Tune: Where is my love

References:

ESTC: R175976

Themes:  MurderRapeCrime - 17th century1650

Wood 401(155)

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Edition - Bod13885

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

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

Series Identifier: 144


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 8179

Title: Annie Laurie

First Line: Maxwelton braes are bonnie

Authors:  Scott, Alicia Anne, Lady John, 1810-1900

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 738

Title: Buffalo gals

First Line: As I was walking down de street

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 561

Title: Mary of the silvery tide

First Line: It is a fair young creature who dwelt by the sea side

Themes:  MurderLovers parted

Harding B 11(66)

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Edition - Bod7044

Imprint Names:  Paul, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer, 22, Brick Lane, Spitalfields

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 709 is another issue Johnson Ballads 709 is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1177

Title: Young William

First Line: Young William for honour & fame went to sea

Themes:  DisguiseMurder

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15903

Title: The seaman's life

First Line: A seaman's life, is a life I love

Themes:  Naval

Firth b.26(177)

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Edition - Bod20385

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Compare the woodcut to Firth b.22(f. 83/2)


Ballad - Roud Number: V9757

Title: Cruelty displayed, being a true narrative of a barbarous murder, committed at Mortlake ... by John Durling and his mother

First Line: You tender christians pity take

Themes:  Murder

Douce Prints S 9(p. 41)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod23640

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1663 and 1674

Imprint: London, Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere and J. Wright


Ballad

Title: The downfall of William Grismond, or, A lamentable murther by him committed at Lainterdine ... the 22 of March, 1650

First Line: O come you wilful young men

Tune: Where is my love

References:

ESTC: R235059

Themes:  Murder

Douce Ballads 1(57b)

Notes:  Sheet divided; cropped top edge and torn right edge


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