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Edition - Bod8698

Imprint Names:  Forth, J.

Imprint Locations:  Pocklington

Imprint: Forth, Printer, Pocklington

Series Identifier: 68


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13784

Title: Happy land

First Line: Happy land! happy land

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 15

Title: The cruel ship carpenter

First Line: In fair Worcester city and in Worcestershire

Themes:  GhostsMurder

Firth c.13(290)

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Edition - Bod7286

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: H. Such, Printer, 123 Union Street, Boro' S.E.

Series Identifier: 142


Ballad - Roud Number: 15

Title: Polly's love; or, The cruel ship carpenter!

First Line: In fair Worcester city and in Worcestershire

Notes:  The same setting of type, but without the cut, appears in a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(49)

Themes:  GhostsMurder

Firth c.13(205)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod14019

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13278

Title: The dear little shamrock

First Line: There's a dear little plant that grows in our isle

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 15

Title: The cruel ship-carpenter

First Line: In fair Worcester city and in Worcestershire

Themes:  Murder

Harding B 11(824)

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Edition - Bod18370

Imprint Names:  Turner, J.

Imprint Locations:  Coventry

Date  between 1797 and 1846

Imprint: Printed by J. Turner, High Street, Coventry


Ballad - Roud Number: 15

Title: The Gosport tragedy; or, the Perjured ship carpenter

First Line: In Gosport town there a damsel did dwell

Themes:  Murder

Harding B 3(34)

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Edition - Bod23510

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pits [sic] Printer, Toy & Marble Warehouse 6, Great st. Andrew street 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 15

Title: Polly's love, or, the cruel ship carpenter

First Line: In fair Worcester city and in Worcestershire

Themes:  GhostsMurder

Firth c.13(206)

Notes:  Printing on reverse of both copies.


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Harding B 25(1520)

Notes:  Printing on reverse of both copies.


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Edition - Bod4880

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, Church street, Preston

Notes:  Harding B 11(1844) is another edition Harding B 11(1845) is another edition

Series Identifier: 342


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3350

Title: Jack's the lad

First Line: Our ship's in port so here I be

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1501

Title: The London 'prentice boy

First Line: Come all you young chaps

Themes:  Transported convictMurderApprentices

2806 c.13(100)

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Edition - Bod4881

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, Church Street, Preston

Notes:  2806 c.13(100) is another edition Harding B 11(1845) is another edition

Series Identifier: 342


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3350

Title: Jack's the lad

First Line: Our ship's in port so here I be

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1501

Title: The London 'prentice boy

First Line: Come all you young chaps who live both far and near

Themes:  Transported convictMurderTheft

Harding B 11(1844)

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Edition - Bod2217

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach\" Press, by W.S. Fortey, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 15

Title: Polly's love; or, The cruel ship carpenter

First Line: In fair Worcester city, in Worcestershire

Themes:  Murder

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1081

Title: American stranger

First Line: I am a stranger in this country

Harding B 11(3056)

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Edition - Bod12256

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 15

Title: Polly love, or The cruel ship-carpenter

First Line: In fair Worcester city, and in Worcestershire

Themes:  Murder

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1081

Title: American stranger

First Line: I am a stranger in this country

Harding B 11(3053A)

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Edition - Bod12568

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, Church Street, Preston

Series Identifier: 256


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 15

Title: Polly's love; or, The cruel ship carpenter

First Line: In fair Worcester city, and in Worcestershire

Themes:  Murder

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13861

Title: The last rose of summer

First Line: 'Tis the last rose of summer

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

Harding B 11(3057)

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Edition - Bod13490

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: Printed & Published by H. Such, 123, Union Street, Borough. S.E.

Series Identifier: 142


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1081

Title: American stranger

First Line: I am a stranger in this country

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 15

Title: Polly's love; or, The cruel ship carpenter!

First Line: In fair Worcester city and in Worcestershire

Themes:  GhostsSeductionMurder

Harding B 11(49)

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Edition - Bod7278

Imprint Names:  Ford, W.

Imprint Locations:  Sheffield

Imprint: W. Ford, Printer, York-street, Sheffield


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 15

Title: Polly's love; or, The cruel ship carpenter

First Line: In fair Worcester city & in Worcestershire

Themes:  Murder

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V536

Title: Little Mary of the Dee

First Line: I've got a little farm, and I've got a little house

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13812

Title: A rose tree

First Line: A rose tree in full bearing

Authors:  O'Keeffe, John, 1747-1833

Harding B 11(3058)

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Edition - Bod10906

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, 121, Church-street, Preston

Notes:  2806 c.13(100) is another edition Harding B 11(1844) is another edition

Series Identifier: 342


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3350

Title: Jack's the lad

First Line: Our ship's in port so here I be

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1501

Title: The London 'prentice boy

First Line: Come all yeu [sic] young chaps who live both far an [sic] near

Themes:  Transported convictMurderTheft

Harding B 11(1845)

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Edition - Bod14908

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: J.O. Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden Street, Oldham Road, Manchester, and sold by John Beaumont, 176, York Street, Leeds


Ballad - Roud Number: 15

Title: The cruel ship carpenter

First Line: In fair Worcester city and in Worcestershire

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentMurder

Harding B 15(74b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod18392

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed and Sold at the Printing Office in Stonecutter Street, Fleet Market


Ballad - Roud Number: 15

Title: The Gosport tragedy: or, The perjured ship-carpenter

First Line: In Gosport of late there a damsel did dwell

Tune: Peggy's gone over the sea

References:

ESTC: T164416

Themes:  Murder

Harding B 3(33)

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Edition - Bod20459

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodge's (From the late I. Pitt's) Wholesale Toy, & Marble warehouse, 31, Dudley Street, seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1081

Title: American stranger

First Line: I am a stranger in this country

Themes:  Americans - England

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 15

Title: Polly's love, or The cruel ship carpenter

First Line: In fair Worcester city and in Woucestershire [sic]

Themes:  Murder

Johnson Ballads 458

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Edition - Bod2223

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.BennettSharman

Imprint Locations:  LondonBrightonCambridge

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: [P]rinted by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials. Sold by J. Sharman, Cambridge; and Bennett, Brighton

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 209 is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3350

Title: Jack's the lad

First Line: Our ship's in port so here I be

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1501

Title: London prentice boy

First Line: Come all you wild young chaps who live both far and near

Themes:  Transported convictMurderCourts and law

Firth c.17(47)

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Harding B 11(1846)

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Johnson Ballads 208

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Edition - Bod11523

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V14288

Title: Lamentation of the two M'Cormacks who were innocently hanged at Nenagh gaol

First Line: Come all yon [sic] Roman Catholics, I hope you will attend

Themes:  Murder

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16439

Title: Don't say no

First Line: Along the forest straying

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13751

Title: Beautiful star

First Line: Beautuful [sic] star! in heaven so bright

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V15720

Title: A new song on the melancholy loss of the emigrant ship, Anglo-Saxon. On her passage to America

First Line: I call on every Irishman to listen to my song

Notes:  Appears also in a sheet of three; see 2806 b.9(254)

Themes:  Shipwreck

Harding B 19(10)

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