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Edition - Bod2550

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 771


Ballad - Roud Number: V3052

Title: The wonderful ducks!

First Line: There was Jerry Mc.Grigg and old mrs. Grigg

Harding B 11(4291)

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Edition - Bod12993

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 776


Ballad - Roud Number: V1985

Title: Seventy valuable hints to tradesmen

First Line: Whate'er your trade is never be above it

Harding B 11(3456)

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Edition - Bod16310

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 969


Ballad - Roud Number: V7852

Title: Old England is going down the hill

First Line: We talk of England's greatness

Authors:  Walsh, John

Subjects:  England

Themes:  WealthSocial status

Harding B 20(122)

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Edition - Bod3314

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 764


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13880

Title: Old folks at home

First Line: Way down upon the Swanee riber

Authors:  Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1906

Title: Jack Williams

First Line: I am a boatman by my trade

Themes:  Robbery

Harding B 20(268)

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Edition - Bod11912

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  [1855]

Series Identifier: 789


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5001

Title: The fall of Sebastopol

First Line: There is nothing now talked on wherever you go

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4387

Title: The maiden's wants

First Line: Oh, here I am, a blooming maid

Themes:  Marriage prospects - women

Harding B 12(251)

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Edition - Bod12260

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 786


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V374

Title: Dandy wife

First Line: Come all you young fellows who wish to get married

Themes:  EducationMarriage - menHousework

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 15072

Title: Doctor's boy

First Line: I'm going to sing, so listen all

Themes:  ServantsPhysicians

Harding B 11(792)

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Edition - Bod12541

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 778


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3506

Title: The saint's sweet home

First Line: Mid scenes of confusion and creature complaints

Themes:  Religion

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5872

Title: Saints' rest

First Line: My rest is in heaven my rest is not here

Themes:  Religion

Harding B 11(3397)

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Harding B 20(152)

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Edition - Bod13109

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 767


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2070

Title: Sporting rakes of Kildare

First Line: It's to Kildare we will go; to view the lasses pretty

Notes:  2806 c.14(161) is another edition of this ballad alone

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2290

Title: Green fields of America

First Line: Farewell to the land of shilelah and shamrock

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Emigration

Harding B 11(3626)

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Edition - Bod13495

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 792


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5349

Title: Gallant escape of Pat M'Carthy from the Russians

First Line: Good people all, both great and small

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13868

Title: Mother, is the battle over?

First Line: Mother, is the battle over?

Themes:  Death

Harding B 20(57)

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Edition - Bod16348

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 768


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15819

Title: The soldier's last farewell to his wife and children

First Line: Farewell dear wife and children

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2653

Title: Ben Bolt

First Line: Oh! don't you remember sweet Alice, Ben Bolt?

Harding B 20(156)

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Edition - Bod20841

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 783


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13518

Title: Long parted have we been

First Line: Long parted have we been

Themes:  Emigration

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3198

Title: Poor Dickey Lumskull

First Line: When I was young and in my prime, I had an inclination

Subjects:  England

Themes:  TradesmenMigration

Harding B 11(2195)

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Edition - Bod6826

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, 121, Church St, Preston

Notes:  2806 c.13(23) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 615


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15135

Title: The old beau's courtship

First Line: There was an old beau from the north lands

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 11769

Title: Long time ago

First Line: As I was gwoin' down Shinbone alley

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 11769

Title: Oh! bless dat lubly yaller gal

First Line: Oh! bless dat lubly yaller gal

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth b.34(215)

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Edition - Bod7058

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  See Harding B 12(251) Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 12(251)


Ballad - Roud Number: V5001

Title: The fall of Sebastopol

First Line: There is nothing now talked on wherever you go

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Firth c.14(76)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod21065

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 771


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3052

Title: The wonderful ducks

First Line: There was Jerry Mc.Grigg, and old mrs. Grigg

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 487

Title: Lament on the fate of Sir J. Franklin, and his crews

First Line: You tender christians I pray attend

Subjects:  Franklin, John, sir, 1786-1847

Harding B 11(4292)

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Edition - Bod21317

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  See 2806 c.13(145)

Series Identifier: 23


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12887

Title: Old Adam was a gentleman

First Line: Old Adam was the first man born, that every body knows

Themes:  Adam (Biblical figure)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 408

Title: Farmer's boy

First Line: The sun had set behind the hill

Notes:  Variation of: The lucky factory boy

Themes:  FarmersAgricultural laborers

2806 c.13(179)

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