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Edition - Bod7091

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryal & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 391

Title: Jeannette and Jeanno_3t

First Line: You are going far away, far away from poor Jeanette

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1850

Title: The China man with his monkey nose

First Line: In China once there dwelt a great man

Themes:  Chinese

Firth b.26(223)

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Edition - Bod7139

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer and Publisher, 123, Union Street, Boro' S.E. and at 83, White Cross Street, St. Luke's

Series Identifier: 250


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1850

Title: The China man with the monkey nose

First Line: In China once there dwelt a great man

Themes:  Chinese

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 8515

Title: 'Twas within a mile o' Edinburgh town

First Line: 'Twas within a mile o' Edinburgh town

Authors:  D'Urfey, Thomas, 1653-1723

Notes:  Differs materially from Harding B 11(3507)

Subjects:  Scotland

Themes:  Rural society

Firth b.26(272)

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Edition - Bod6717

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by Jennings, 13, Water-lane, Fleet-street, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V5499

Title: A bull in a china-shop

First Line: You've heard of a frog in an opera hat

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1768-1833

Firth b.25(484)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 17(41a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod7047

Imprint Names:  Rankin, R.

Imprint Locations:  Gateshead

Date  185-

Imprint: Published and Sold by Robert Rankin, 38, Bottle-bank, Gateshead

Series Identifier: 82


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 372

Title: British man-of-war

First Line: It was in yonder meadow I carelessly did stray

Subjects:  China

Themes:  NavalOpium War, 1840-1842

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1575

Title: The Isle of France

First Line: The sun was fair the clouds advanced

Notes:  See Firth b.25(266) for the correct first line

Subjects:  IrelandMauritius

Themes:  Transported convict

Firth b.26(180)

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Harding B 11(463)

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Edition - Bod8662

Imprint Names:  Ordoyno, W.

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Imprint: Ordoyno, Printer, Nottingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 372

Title: The British man of war

First Line: It was down in yonder meadow I carelessly did stray

Subjects:  China

Themes:  Naval battlesOpium War, 1840-1842

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13843

Title: The demon of the sea

First Line: Unfurl the sails we've easy gales

Themes:  Piracy

Firth c.13(250)

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