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Edition - Bod12647

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1871

Imprint: the Poet's Box ... Saturday, January 21, 1871.


Ballad - Roud Number: V11528

Title: The Clydesdale wedding

First Line: Come owre by and tell us your crack

Themes:  Marriage

2806 c.11(181)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod10559

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1856

Imprint: Saturday, June 21, 1856


Ballad - Roud Number: V9415

Title: Teetotal Sam

First Line: Two jolly old fellows, some four months ago

Tune: Villikins and his Dinah

Themes:  DrunkennessTemperance

Firth c.22(79)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21153

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1869

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box ... Saturday morning, Aug. 21, 1869


Ballad - Roud Number: 3860

Title: Bonnie bush o' broom

First Line: As I walked out in a May morning

2806 c.11(164)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod4237

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1863

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box ... Saturday Morning, October 21, 1863.

Notes:  With an advertisement for a Grand Catalogue of Songs.


Ballad - Roud Number: V29893

Title: The ball

First Line: One night on merriment intent

Firth b.27(505)

Notes:  Imprint defaced. Slip


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Edition - Bod3220

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1851

Imprint: Poet's Box, 6, St Andrews Lane, 21st June 1851


Ballad - Roud Number: 1994

Title: Logie o' Buchan

First Line: O, Logie o' Buchan, O, Logie the laird

Tune: Logie water

Notes:  Dated 21st June 1851

Harding B 17(168b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8054

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1871

Imprint: ... the Poet's box ...


Ballad - Roud Number: V955

Title: Boys that carry the hod

First Line: I am an Irish boy so frisky

Themes:  Migrant labor - Irish

Firth b.34(41)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod22628

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1850

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box ... Dec. 21, 1850.

Notes:  With a list of current songs.


Ballad - Roud Number: V31478

Title: The bower

First Line: O! green the leaves on yon bower

Tune: This is no my plaid

2806 c.11(92)

Notes:  Imprint defaced. Slip


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Edition - Bod10403

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1858

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box, [No. 6 St Andrew's lane, Glasgow] ... Saturday Morning, June 26, 1858

Notes:  Slip. An expanded version of Firth c.21(40)


Ballad - Roud Number: V34947

Title: The Free-mason King

First Line: In history we read of a free-mason king

Themes:  Freemasonry

Firth c.21(41)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip.


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Edition - Bod8987

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1854

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box ... October 21, 1854


Ballad - Roud Number: V283

Title: The bold militia boy

First Line: O did you hear of late

Tune: The bold soldier boy

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Firth c.14(326)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod22640

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1855

Imprint: the Poet ... Saturday July 21, 1855


Ballad - Roud Number: 2573

Title: The wee German lairdie

First Line: Wha the deil ha'e we gotten for a king

Tune: Coming through the rye

Subjects:  George I, king of Great Britain, 1660-1727

Themes:  Jacobite Rebellion, 1715

2806 c.11(114)

Notes:  Slip


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