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Edition - Bod6673

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, Church Street, Preston

Series Identifier: 430

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 6458

Title: Crazy Jane

First Line: Why, fair maid, in ev'ry feature

Authors:  Lewis, Matthew Gregory, 1775-1818

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V11989

Title: Quash head Sam. An original nigger song

First Line: I am a regular quash head Sam, egad

Tune: The ladies' man

Authors:  Swarbrick, J.

Performers:  Swarbrick, J.

Performance Locations:  Albion Hotel

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

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