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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 - Bod1139

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: Hodges, Printer, (from Pitt's) wholesale toy warehouse, 31 [Dudley] street, 7 Dials

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 559 is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 833

Title: The mower

First Line: It was on one summer's morning on the 14th day of May

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 518

Title: Rambling sailor

First Line: I am a sailor stout and bold, long time I have ploughed the ocean

Themes:  Sailors

Firth b.25(378)

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Firth b.34(188)

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Harding B 11(2506)

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Edition - Bod2549

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Toy and Marble warehouse, Great st, Andrew street, 7 Dials

Notes:  The same setting of type as Harding B 11(4289) but with a different second ballad.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 886

Title: The wonderful crocodile

First Line: Now list ye landsmen all to me

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 518

Title: The rambling sailor

First Line: I am a sailor stout & bold long time I have ploughed the ocean

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 11(4288)

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Edition - Bod14801

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Notes:  See Harding B 11(2506) for imprint Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(2506)


Ballad - Roud Number: 518

Title: Rambling sailor

First Line: I am a sailor stout and bold, long time I have ploughed the ocean

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 15(250b)

Notes:  Slip.


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