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Edition - Bod13905

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7560

Title: The constant pair

First Line: Come all you pretty maidens and a story I will tell

Subjects:  IndiaLiverpool (England)

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusWomen sailors

2nd Ballad

Title: Vain are music's soothing sounds

First Line: Vain are music's soothing sounds

Harding B 11(679)

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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 - Bod7292

Imprint Names:  Sleath, I.

Imprint Locations:  Stony Stratford

Imprint: Printed by I. Sleath, Stony Stratford


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7560

Title: The constant pair, or, The pretty 'prentice boy

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

Subjects:  IndiaLiverpool (England)

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusLovers partedWomen sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V17353

Title: The rising day

First Line: Swiftly from the mountain's brow

Firth b.26(418)

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Harding B 11(681)

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Edition - Bod10218

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: Printed and Published at Such's Song Mart, 123, Union Street, Borough, London

Series Identifier: 56


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2103

Title: Jordan

First Line: I look'd in the east, I look'd to the west

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)

Themes:  SlaveryIndia - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2164

Title: What man would be without a woman

First Line: Though much is said and sung, about a woman's tongue

Themes:  Women

Firth c.20(82)

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Harding B 11(1941)

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Harding B 11(1941A)

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Edition - Bod12089

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  See Firth b.25(41/42) for imprint


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 289

Title: The undaunted female

First Line: Come all you true lovers and [a] story [I]'ll unfold

Notes:  Appears also, but variant, in a sheet of six ballads; see Firth b.25(41/42)

Themes:  India - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1695

Title: Captain Colston

First Line: You inhabitan[ts] [o]f Ireland your [bo]yoes stout and brave

Notes:  Appears also, but variant, in a sheet of six; see Firth b.25(41/42)

Subjects:  IrelandLiverpool (England)New York (New York)

Themes:  Emigration - IrishPiracy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1538

Title: A dream of Napoleon

First Line: One night sad and languid I went to my bed

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

Harding B 19(95)

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