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Edition - Bod13932

Imprint Names:  Shelmerdine, W.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1800 and 1849

Imprint: W. Shelmerdine & Co. Printers


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12763

Title: Cripple of Cornwal

First Line: There was a bold cripple as I have heard say

Themes:  Beggars

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8268

Title: The Irish newsman. A new song

First Line: You may sing of your waggoners, ploughboys, and watchmen

Themes:  Newspapers

Harding B 11(745)

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Edition - Bod7463

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 22 Goulden Street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 123


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 714

Title: Mantle of green

First Line: As I went a walking one morning in June

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6581

Title: A life by de galley fire

First Line: A life by de galley fire, a home in de old caboose

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

3rd Ballad

Title: Was a jolly beggerman [sic]

First Line: There was a jolly beggar and a begging was bound

Themes:  Beggars

Firth c.26(57)

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Edition - Bod18210

Imprint Names:  Dean, R. and W. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1805

Imprint: R. & W. Dean & Co. Printers, Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20743

Title: Belisarius

First Line: O Fortune, how strangely thy gifts are awarded

Authors:  Collins, John, d. 1808

Themes:  Beggars

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1207

Title: Abraham Newland

First Line: Ne'er yet was a name so bandied by fame

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1768-1833

Themes:  Newland, Abraham, 1730-1807

Harding B 28(148)

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Edition - Bod21902

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, Printer, 6, Chadderton Street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Notes:  Firth c.26(146) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 537


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 20460

Title: Sandstone girl

First Line: My name is Billy Dudle, I'm the youngest son but two

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)

Themes:  Street traders

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20412

Title: Old Ben Lowe

First Line: Kind friends excuse my asking but I am left alone

Tune: Poor old Joe

Themes:  BeggarsMatchselling

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 22376

Title: The slave chase

First Line: Set every stitch of canvass to woo the freshening wind

Themes:  Slavery

2806 c.16(227)

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Harding B 11(2778)

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Edition - Bod22494

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  See 2806 c.16(227) Slip. Part of a sheet of three. See Firth c.26(146) Slip. Part of a sheet of three. See Firth c.26(146)


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 20460

Title: Sandstone girl

First Line: My name is Billy Dudle, I'm the youngest son but two

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)

Themes:  Street traders

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20412

Title: Old Ben Lowe

First Line: Kind friends excuse my asking but I am left alone

Tune: Poor old Joe

Themes:  FarmersBeggars

Firth c.18(266)

Notes:  Slip. Slip.


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