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Edition - Bod13944

Imprint Names:  Barr

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Date  c.1852

Imprint: Barr, Printer, 8 Bridge Street, Leeds


Ballad

Title: The countryman's wedding

First Line: When I wur at whoam, and work'd hard at the plough

Authors:  Wad, J.

Notes:  Verse and prose. Followed by: Toasts, &c

Themes:  Marriage

Harding B 11(726)

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Edition - Bod5793

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Wrigley, J., Jr.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsManchester

Date  between 1858 and 1861

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 31, Oldham Road, Manchester, sold by J. Beaumont, 176, York Street, Leeds [and] Printed and Sold by J. Wrigley, Junr. 3, Rochdale Road, Manchester

Notes:  Wrigley acquired Bebbington's plates; see Firth c.26(242)

Series Identifier: 347


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12625

Title: Great big Irish stew

First Line: I am going to tell you a tale so fine

Themes:  Migrant labor - IrishCookingSt. Paul's cathedral$zLondon

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: Pretty plough boy

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

Themes:  Social statusPress-gangsLovers parted

Harding B 11(1400)

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Johnson Ballads 1870

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Edition - Bod10726

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  between 1858 and 1861

Imprint: John Bebbington, Printer, 31, Oldham Road, Manchester. Sold by J. Beaumont, 176, York Street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 464


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V11672

Title: The timid hare

First Line: The trees are all bare not a leaf to be seen

Themes:  Winter

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 346

Title: We are all jolly fellows that follow the plough

First Line: When four o'clock comes, then up we all rise

Themes:  Agricultural laborers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1244

Title: What a merry life we gipsies lead

First Line: What a merry life we gipsies lead

Themes:  Gipsies

Firth c.26(3)

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