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Edition - Bod5420

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew Street


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2809

Title: The poor little fisherman's girl

First Line: It was down in the country a poor girl was weeping

Themes:  Orphans

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8419

Title: Fate of young Henry in answer to \"Caroline of Edinburgh town\"

First Line: Young Henry, a sailor bold, as ever plough'd the main

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentShipwreck

Harding B 11(3085)

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Edition - Bod2303

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed by W.S. Fortey, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1462

Title: The saucy plough boy

First Line: Come all you pretty maidens gay

Themes:  Agricultural laborers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1977

Title: Maiden I will ne'er deceive thee

First Line: Maiden I will ne'er deceive thee

Notes:  The same setting of type appears in Harding B 11(1688), with a different imprint.

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V8734

Title: Mother dear

First Line: Oft thou'st told me, mother dear

Notes:  The same setting of type appears in Harding B 11(1688), with a different imprint.

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

Harding B 11(3427)

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Edition - Bod10273

Imprint Names:  Sefton, H.F.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  between 1844 and 1856

Imprint: Printed and Sold by H.F. Sefton, 33, Broad street, Worcester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 398

Title: Caroline of Edinboro' town

First Line: Come all ye young men and maidens, attend unto my rhyme

Subjects:  London (England)Edinburgh (Scotland)

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentElopement

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8419

Title: Answer to Caroline of Edinboro' town

First Line: Young Henry, a sailor bold, as ever plough'd the main

Subjects:  India

Themes:  Shipwreck

Firth b.26(371)

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Edition - Bod7056

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale toy warehouse, 6 Great St. Andrew Street


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1354

Title: Young William of the royal waggon train

First Line: One lovely morning I was walking

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V917

Title: Come dwell with me

First Line: Come dwell with me, come dwell with me

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 2809

Title: The poor little fisherman's girl

First Line: It was down in the country a poor girl was weeping

Themes:  Orphans

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 7146

Title: A pretty little dear

First Line: One morning very early a strange thought came in my head

Tune: Oh cruel

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V8419

Title: The fate of young Henry. In answer to Caroline of Edinburgh town'

First Line: Young Henry a sailor bold as ever ploughed the main

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V685

Title: Listen dear Fanny

First Line: Listen dear Fanny, oh, listen to me

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V12373

Title: I saw her at the fancy fair

First Line: I saw her at the fancy fair

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V9793

Title: Fare thee well, my love good morrow

First Line: In full pursuit of love and wine

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V7936

Title: Cup of nectar. (Duet)

First Line: Cup of nectar -- rosy nectar

Johnson Ballads fol. 119

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