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Edition - Bod3808

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Jennings, No. 21, Water-lane, Fleet- street

Ballad - Roud Number: V29255

Title: The wife

First Line: As a sailor's all one as a piece of a ship

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Marriage

Harding B 25(2049)

Notes:  Slip

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Edition - Bod7010

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: C. Paul, Printer, 18, Great St. Andrew-street, Broad Street, Bloomsbury

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9183

Title: The ship on fire

First Line: The storm of the ocean flew furious and fast

Themes:  Shipwreck

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V31263

Title: I have found my missus!

First Line: Kind friends I've got good news

Themes:  AdulteryMarriage

Firth b.26(144)

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Harding B 11(3500)

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