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Edition - Bod7589

Imprint Names:  Heywood, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Ballad - Roud Number: V19573

Title: God bless 'em, it shows they'n some thowt!

First Line: Is there nob'dy to thank these good folk?

Authors:  Laycock, Samuel, 1826-1893

Subjects:  Lancashire (England)AustraliaIndiaWaugh, Edwin, 1817-1890

Themes:  PovertyGreat Britain - colonies

Firth b.27(303)

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Edition - Bod12528

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester; sold by J. Beaumont, 176, York-street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 236


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 560

Title: Black-ey'd Susan

First Line: All in the Downs the fleet was moor'd

Authors:  Gay, John, 1685-1732

Subjects:  IndiaAfrica

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15600

Title: There's room enough for all

First Line: What need of all this fuss and strife?

Themes:  EmigrationGreat Britain - colonies

Harding B 11(306)

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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 - Bod13526

Imprint Names:  Cadman, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1855

Imprint: Cadman, Printer, Ancoats, Manchester

Series Identifier: 388


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7560

Title: Constant pair, or The pretty prentice boy

First Line: Come all you pretty maidens, and a story I'll tell

Subjects:  IndiaLiverpool (England)

Themes:  Social statusLovers partedWomen sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 829

Title: Rakish young fellow

First Line: I once was a rakish young fellow

Themes:  Drinking

Harding B 11(680)

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Edition - Bod7432

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Priuted [sic] and Sold Wholesale and Retail by John O. Bebbington, 22, Goulden-st., Oldham-rd., Manchester

Notes:  Firth c.26(219) is another issue

Series Identifier: 4


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2375

Title: The blackbird

First Line: Upon a fair morning for soft recreation

Subjects:  Charles Edward, Prince, grandson of James II, King of England, 1720-1788

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 527

Title: Lovely Nancy

First Line: And adieu lovely Nancy, it is now I must leave you

Subjects:  India

Themes:  SailorsWomen sailorsLove, unfortunateWoman in disguise

Harding B 11(297)

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