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Edition - Bod4371

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  1860

Imprint: H. De Marsan, Publisher ... 38 & 60 Chatham St. N.Y.

Notes:  Border: Clown. Coloured.

Series Identifier: 4


Ballad - Roud Number: V9716

Title: Happy land of Canaan. No. 4. The Sayers and Heenan version.

First Line: White folks, I'll sing my song

Subjects:  Sayers, Tom, 1826-1865Heenan, John C.

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsyPrizefighting

Harding B 18(226)

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Edition - Bod20902

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth c.26(4).


Ballad - Roud Number: V4436

Title: Peter him say nothing

First Line: Massa girl him keep

Tune: Bob and Joan

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsyServants

2806 c.13(31)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod21539

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, Printer 4 and 6, Chadderton Street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 640


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2748

Title: Kitty Wells!

First Line: You ask what makes this darkie weep

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 12886

Title: Maggie's secret

First Line: Oh! many a time I am sad at heart

Themes:  Sailors

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 12822

Title: The Paddy mouse

First Line: Once in old Ireland, there started a mouse

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Catholic Church

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 7944

Title: I was despised for being poor

First Line: Farewell, false girl, I leave you in sorrow and in pain

Themes:  Rejected suitor

2806 c.16(333)

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Firth c.26(9)

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Harding B 11(1663)

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