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Edition - Bod2663

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Nottingham: Printed by Burbage and Stretton

Sheet References:  ESTC: T196753

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: The pretty plough boy

First Line: It's of a pretty plough boy stood gazing on his team

Themes:  Rural society

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6797

Title: William and Nancy's parting

First Line: Come all you pretty maidens

Themes:  Sailors - departure

Harding B 12(155)

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Edition - Bod13693

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Nottingham: Printed by Burbage & Stretton


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1207

Title: Abraham Newland, a new song

First Line: There ne'er was a name so branded by fame

Subjects:  Newland, Abraham, 1730-1807

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: The pretty plough boy. A favourite new song

First Line: It's of a pretty plough boy stood gazing on his team

Harding B 12(135)

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Edition - Bod12876

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Nottingham: Printed by Burbage and Stretton

Sheet References:  ESTC: T196819

1st Ballad

Title: The unfortunate Maria. A favourite new song

First Line: As I was walking down by the sea shore

2nd Ballad

Title: The answer to the Jolly ploughing boy. A new song

First Line: Come all you pretty maidens give ear unto my song

Themes:  Lovers partedWomen sailorsCruel parents

Harding B 12(168)

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Edition - Bod10395

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Burbage and Stretton, Printers

Sheet References:  ESTC: T196808

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 947

Title: The young squire's frolic

First Line: There was a sea captain, who was married of late

Subjects:  West Indies

Themes:  AdulteryPregnancyServants

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 24888

Title: The pretty plough boy

First Line: All in the month of May

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social status

Harding B 12(170)

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