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Edition - Bod17120

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Evans, Printer, Long-lane, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V33577

Title: The starling

First Line: A starling in a cage confin'd

Subjects:  India

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Harding B 25(1839)

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Edition - Bod1414

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: John Evans, Printer, 42, Long-lane, West-smithfield, London

Notes:  Harding B 1(58) is another impression.


Ballad - Roud Number: 622

Title: The Plymouth tragedy

First Line: Beautiful virgins of birth and breeding

References:

ESTC: N71525

Subjects:  India

Themes:  SailorsLovers parted

Harding B 1(57)

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Edition - Bod11261

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and Sold at the Printing-Office in Bow-Church-Yard, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 622

Title: The Plymouth tragedy: or Fair Susan's overthrow

First Line: Beautiful virgins of birth and breeding

References:

ESTC: T42508

Subjects:  India

Themes:  SailorsLovers parted

Harding B 1(56)

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Edition - Bod12051

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: John Evans, Printer, 42, Long-lane, West-smithfield, London

Notes:  Harding B 1(57) is another impression.


Ballad - Roud Number: 622

Title: The Plymouth tragedy

First Line: Beautiful virgins of birth and breeding

References:

ESTC: N71526

Subjects:  India

Themes:  SailorsLovers parted

Harding B 1(58)

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Edition - Bod9073

Imprint Names:  Dever, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Dever Printer 18 Great St. Andrew Street Bloomsbury


Ballad - Roud Number: V29882

Title: Lament for Gen. Havelock

First Line: Britannia shall mourn gallant Havelock is gone

Subjects:  Havelock, Henry, Sir, 1795-1857

Themes:  India - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-18581857

Firth c.14(87)

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Harding B 13(250)

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Edition - Bod22479

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: V3367

Title: I'll stay for my Jack, and he'll wed me

First Line: From England to India when Jack last set sail

Themes:  Sailors

2806 c.18(149)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(887)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11703

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 62


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3572

Title: The battle and the breeze

First Line: To Britain's glorious walls of oak

Subjects:  IndiaWest Indies

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17497

Title: Speak of a man as you find him

First Line: Oh speak of a man as you find him

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13771

Title: The gipsy's tent

First Line: Our fire on the turf and tent 'neath the tree

Themes:  Gipsies

Harding B 11(175)

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Johnson Ballads 1566

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1566 is a photocopy


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Johnson d.1773(p. 142v)

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Edition - Bod12625

Imprint Names:  Shelmerdine, W.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1800 and 1849

Imprint: W. Shelmerdine & Co. printers, Deansgate Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V21321

Title: Nancy. In answer to the Sailor's journal

First Line: One sweet May morn in Woodley dale

Subjects:  Chester (England)

Themes:  Countryman in London

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V30110

Title: Liverpool lass

First Line: In Liverpool town a young damsel did dwell

Subjects:  IndiaLiverpool (England)

Themes:  SailorsLetter-writingPress-gangs

Harding B 11(2594)

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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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