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Edition - Bod19713

Imprint Names:  Read, J.

Imprint Locations:  Reading

Imprint: J. Read, Printer, \"Berks Telegraph\" Office, Reading

Notes:  Richard Rees, Licensed Hawker, No. 1, F., Liverpool

1st Ballad

Title: A tribute to Richard Rees, (known as Cheap John)

First Line: Will you hear a few lines from a plain working-man

Subjects:  Rees, Richard

Themes:  TemperanceBallad-sellers

2nd Ballad

Title: The work among the hills in South Wales

First Line: Read in the papers they're no idle tales

Attributation: By a working man

Subjects:  Rees, Richard

Themes:  Temperance

3rd Ballad

Title: Song

First Line: 'Twas in Tredegar town

Tune: Death of Nelson

Subjects:  Rees, Richard

Themes:  TemperanceBallad-sellers

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