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Edition - Bod9818

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 679


Ballad - Roud Number: 17740

Title: Mother's magpie

First Line: He. One day while working at the plough

Tune: Blue tailed fly

Themes:  Rural society

Firth c.18(220)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod7624

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 194


1st Ballad - Roud Number: v217

Title: Harry Holt. A parody on \"Ben Bolt\"

First Line: Oh! don't you remember Sweet Sal, Harry Holt

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2637

Title: The crafty plough boy

First Line: Please to draw near and the truth I'll declare

Subjects:  Yorkshire (England)

Themes:  Highwaymen

Firth b.27(349)

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Harding B 11(1488)

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Johnson Ballads 2546

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Johnson Ballads 2547a

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Johnson Ballads 3300

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Edition - Bod8284

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 5649

Title: Answer to the Banks of sweet Dundee

First Line: Young William was a plough boy, the truth I will unfold

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusLovers reunitedNaval battles

Firth c.12(263)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod411

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad

Title: The faithful lady

First Line: You lovers draw near, and you quickly now shall hear

Themes:  Social statusPress-gangsServantsTrafalgar, battle of, 1805

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 5649

Title: Mary and William

First Line: It's of a pretty plough-boy, young William was his name

Themes:  Social statusLovers reunitedPress-gangs

Firth c.12(259)

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