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Edition - Bod4261

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: H. De Marsan, Publisher ... 60 Chatham St. N.Y.

Notes:  Border: Ship. Coloured.

Ballad - Roud Number: 1185

Title: The bonny light horseman

First Line: You wives, maids and widows, I pray give attention

Themes:  Women soldiers

Harding B 18(55)

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Edition - Bod10426

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer, Toy and Marble warehouse Great st Andrew street, 7 Dials

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V418

Title: Dashing white scrgeant [sic]

First Line: If I had a beau for a soldier would go

Themes:  Women soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V665

Title: The parting kiss

First Line: On Baltic billows rode my ship

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 25(477)

Notes:  Slip Slip

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