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Edition - Bod6874

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: Disley, Printer, 57, High-street, St. Giles


Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: The pretty plough boy

First Line: It's of a pretty plough boy who was gazing gazing [sic] o'er his plough

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusPress-gangsMoney

Firth c.12(288)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod2813

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed at Pitts Wholesale Toy Warehouse 6 Great st. Andrew street, 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: The pretty plough boy

First Line: A pretty little plough boy a driving of his team

Themes:  Press-gangs

Firth c.12(219)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(214c)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8226

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: [London] Printed at the [\"Catnach] Press\" by W.S. [Fortey]

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 11(3164)


Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: The pretty plough boy

First Line: Its of a pretty plough-boy who was gazing o'er his plough

Themes:  Social statusPress-gangs

Firth c.12(255)

Notes:  Imprint defaced and cropped Slip.


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Edition - Bod5647

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer and Publisher, 123, Union-street, Boro' S.E., and at 83, White Cross-st., St. Luke's

Series Identifier: 228


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: The pretty plough boy

First Line: It's of a pretty plough boy was gazing o'er his plough

Themes:  Social statusPress-gangsMoney

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 182

Title: Young Edwin in the Lowlands low

First Line: Come all you feeling lovers and listen to my song

Themes:  TavernsMurder

Firth c.12(289)

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Harding B 11(3163)

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Harding B 11(3163A)

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Edition - Bod20474

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed and sold wholesale and retail by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-court

Notes:  Harding B 11(3164) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: The pretty plough boy

First Line: It's of a pretty plough boy was gazing o'er his plough

Themes:  Lovers partedCruel parentsPress-gangsSailorsCourtship - difference in social status

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 956

Title: The spotted cow

First Line: One morning in the month of May

Themes:  Seduction

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13847

Title: Canadian boat song

First Line: Faintly as tolls the evening chime

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

Firth b.25(108)

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Harding B 11(3161)

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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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