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Edition - Bod21868

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 861

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V29614

Title: The policeman

First Line: O'er Bobby's tomb with silent grief oppress'd

Tune: Death of Nelson

Authors:  Dodsworth, Thomas

Performers:  Pountney, C.

Themes:  PoliceServants

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15036

Title: I took her to the play

First Line: It was while walking in the park, a short time back

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Theaters

3rd Ballad

Title: The lass wi' the bonny blue 'een

First Line: Oh! saw you the lass with the bonnie blue 'een

2806 c.16(167)

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Firth c.26(278)

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Harding B 11(2077)

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Edition - Bod10727

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 771

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4201

Title: What I saw in my dream as I slept in my chair!

First Line: One morn being drowsy, I then took a ramble

Tune: Jenny Jones

Attributation: Written and sung by Richard Durden

Authors:  Durden, Richard

Performers:  Durden, Richard

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryPolitics and government - 19th centuryPoliceRailwaysShipwreck

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4574

Title: Kiss me, and I'll go to sleep! Companion song to Pat me in my little bed

First Line: Oh, father, come and sit beside me

Firth c.26(134)

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