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Edition - Bod5992

Imprint Names:  Evans, J. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1821 and 1828

Imprint: London: Printed and sold by J. and C. Evans, Lon[g] lane, Smithfield


Ballad

Title: The faithless captain

First Line: Ye maidens fair, awhile draw near

Subjects:  India

Themes:  Love, unfortunateWomen sailorsSeductionPregnancyShipwreck

Harding B 5(103)

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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 - Bod2569

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Firth b.27(13) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1618

Title: Young Henry of the raging main

First Line: One summer's morning as day was dawning

Subjects:  India

Themes:  SailorsTransvestismWomen sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V685

Title: Listen dear Fanny

First Line: Listen dear Fanny, oh, listen to me

Harding B 11(4366)

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Edition - Bod13066

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, & 3, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1618

Title: Young Henry of the raging main

First Line: One summer's morning, as day was dawning

Tune: The waggon train

Subjects:  India

Themes:  SailorsTransvestismWomen sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15113

Title: The maid with a love-beaming eye

First Line: The sun at noon-day will be darkness to me

Harding B 11(4367)

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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 - Bod8166

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer & Publisher, 177, Union Street, Borough. S.E.

Series Identifier: 493


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1618

Title: Young Henry of the raging main

First Line: One summer's morning as day was dawning

Subjects:  India

Themes:  TransvestismWomen sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V30048

Title: Will o' the wisp

First Line: When night's dark mantle hath covered all

Themes:  Will o' the wisp

Firth c.12(236)

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Harding B 11(4368)

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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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