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Edition - Bod5336

Imprint Names:  Shelmerdine, W.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Imprint: W. Shelmerdine & Co. Printers

Notes:  For versions of these illustrations, see Croxall's Aesop (1722).


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V856

Title: The death of General Wolfe

First Line: When ancient Romans did lament

Subjects:  Wolfe, James, 1727-1759

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 224

Title: A new song on Capt. Ward and the rainbow

First Line: Come all you English seamen with courage beat your drums

Themes:  Piracy

Harding B 11(831)

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Edition - Bod13771

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold by John O. Bebbington, 22, Goulden-st, Oldham Road Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1695

Title: Captain Colston

First Line: You landsmen all, on you I call, you heroes stout & brave

Subjects:  IrelandNew York (N.Y.)Liverpool (England)

Themes:  Emigration - IrishPiracy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2024

Title: Pirate of the Isles

First Line: Oh, I command a sturdy band

Themes:  Piracy

Harding B 11(534)

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Edition - Bod10870

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Imprint: [T. Pearson, Printer, Oldham-road, Manchester, sold by H. Andrews, and J. Beaumont, Leeds]

Notes:  Firth c.12(87) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 393


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6025

Title: Slave ship

First Line: The first gray dawn of the morning was beaming

Themes:  Slavery

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 104

Title: Henry Martin

First Line: There was three brothers in merry Scotland

Themes:  Piracy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1935

Title: Maid of the mountain

First Line: I've a home on the mountain, a boat on the ferry

Firth c.26(210)

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Edition - Bod8512

Imprint Names:  Beaumont, J.Pearson, T.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  LeedsManchesterLeeds

Imprint: [T. Pearson,] Printer, [Oldham]-road, Manchester, sold by H. Andrews, and J. Beaumont, Leeds

Notes:  Firth c.26(210) is another impression Firth c.26(210) is another impression Firth c.26(210) is another impression

Series Identifier: 393


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6025

Title: Slave ship

First Line: The first gray dawn of the morning was beaming

Themes:  Slave trade

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 104

Title: Henry Martin

First Line: There was three brothers in merry Scotland

Themes:  Piracy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1935

Title: Maid of the mountain

First Line: I've a home on the mountain, a boat on the ferry

Firth c.12(87)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Harding B 11(2294)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Edition - Bod21814

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

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  between 1858 and 1861

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 31, Oldham Road, Manchester, sold by J. Beaumont, 176, York-street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 373


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15109

Title: Drunken husband

First Line: You married women draw near awhile

Themes:  DrunkennessDomestic strife

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V28151

Title: Widow's last prayer

First Line: \"Oh! mother dear, now leave off crying

Themes:  Death

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V257

Title: Black flag

First Line: O ever a rover's life for me

Themes:  Piracy

2806 c.16(109)

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Firth c.26(39)

Notes:  Firth c.26(39); Imperfect: imprint defaced..


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Harding B 11(309)

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Edition - Bod21867

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1858 and 1861

Imprint: J. Bebbington, Printer, 31, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 401


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 476

Title: Brennan on the moor

First Line: It's of a fearless highwayman a story I will tell

Themes:  Highwaymen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V152

Title: Robin & Gran'num

First Line: As Robin and Gran'num were going to town

Themes:  Drunkenness - women

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V9212

Title: Pirate crew

First Line: O'er the wide world of waters we roam ever free

Themes:  Piracy

2806 c.16(220)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Firth b.27(404)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Harding B 11(3014)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Edition - Bod21871

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: J.O. Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden Street, Oldham-road, Manchester, sold by J. Beaumont, 176 York-street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 335


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 224

Title: Ward the pirate

First Line: Come all you valiant seamen bold, with courage beat your drum

Themes:  Piracy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V668

Title: Groves of Blarney

First Line: The groves of Blarney, they are so charming

2806 c.16(334)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Harding B 11(4035)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Edition - Bod21972

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of three. See Firth c.12(87) Slip. Part of a sheet of three. See Firth c.12(87)

Series Identifier: 393


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 104

Title: Henry Martin

First Line: There was three brothers in merry Scotland

Themes:  Piracy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1935

Title: Maid of the mountain

First Line: I've a home on the mountain, a boat on the ferry

2806 c.16(273)

Notes:  Slip. Slip.


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