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Edition - Bod16391

Imprint Names:  Moore, J.

Imprint Locations:  Belfast

Date  between 1846 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and sold, by J. Moore, 1, Castle cour[t]

Ballad - Roud Number: 271

Title: Villikins & his Dinah

First Line: It's of a rich merchant in London did vell [sic]

Themes:  MerchantsCruel parentsSuicide

Harding B 26(662)

Notes:  Slip

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Edition - Bod12412

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 1

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3007

Title: The maid that sold her barley

First Line: It's cold and raw the north wind blow

Themes:  DeceptionRural societyAttempted seduction

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15496

Title: The fortunate maid

First Line: It's of a pretty maiden fair

Themes:  Social statusLovers partedCruel parents

Harding B 11(2301)

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Johnson Ballads 2663

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 2663 is holed.

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Johnson Ballads 3290

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