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Sheet - Johnson Ballads 745

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Notes:  Harding B 11(388) is another edition.

Ballad - Roud Number: 71

Title: Bold Robin Hood

First Line: Bold Robin Hood ranged the forest all round

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

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Sheet - Harding B 18(745)

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Notes:  Border: Horned imp.

Ballad - Roud Number: 10918

Title: The wife's dream

First Line: Pray tell me, Mary, how it is, that you can look so gay

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Sheet - Harding B 11(745)

Imprint Names:  Shelmerdine, W.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1800 and 1849

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12763

Title: Cripple of Cornwal

First Line: There was a bold cripple as I have heard say

Themes:  Beggars

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8268

Title: The Irish newsman. A new song

First Line: You may sing of your waggoners, ploughboys, and watchmen

Themes:  Newspapers

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Sheet - Harding B 7(45)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Artists:  Lee, John, 1794-1804

Date  [c.1797]

Notes:  Engraving signed \"Lee,\" i.e. John Lee, fl. 1794-1804?

Series Identifier: Cheap repository

Ballad - Roud Number: V3299

Title: The good militia man, or, The man that's worth a host. Being, a new song, by honest Dan, the ploughboy, now turned soldier

First Line: I was a ploughboy tall, sir

Authors:  More, Hannah, 1745-1833


ESTC: T195130

Themes:  Soldiers

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Sheet - 2806 c.7(45)

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  Slip.
Harding B 26(524) is another issue.

Ballad - Roud Number: V26278

Title: The praises of Limerick

First Line: Farewell sweet lovely fine town

Subjects:  Limerick (Ireland)

Themes:  Emigration - IrishAmusements

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Sheet - Harding B 25(745)

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Notes:  Slip

Ballad - Roud Number: V7728

Title: Go along Bob

First Line: As Joe the dustman drove his noble team

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