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Edition - Bod10502

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1873]

Notes:  2806 c.16(114) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 835


1st Ballad

Title: Wreck of the Northfleet; or, Farewell dear wife, dearer than life

First Line: A braver man that [sic] Captain Knowles ne'er set a ship in motion

Performers:  Torr, Sam, 1846-1899

Themes:  Shipwreck

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V17307

Title: The waxwork show!

First Line: While walking out the other night, not knowing where to go

Performers:  Oliver, Will, 1853-1916

Subjects:  Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873Gladstone, W.E. (William Ewart), 1809-1896Plimsoll, Samuel, 1824-1898Sherbrooke, Robert Lowe, Viscount, 1811-1892

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th centuryWaxworks

Harding B 11(4330)

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Harding B 13(244)

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Edition - Bod10703

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 897


1st Ballad

Title: The same old game

First Line: When I was quite a lad

Performers:  Torr, Sam, 1846-1899

Themes:  Sexual boasts

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22678

Title: Close the shutters, Willie's dead

First Line: Close the shutters, Willie's dead

Authors:  Stewart, James

Performers:  Herbert, Sidney

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13215

Title: My Highland home

First Line: My Highland home, where tempests blow

Subjects:  Scotland

Firth c.26(101)

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Edition - Bod16100

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Harding B 11(4330) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 835


1st Ballad

Title: Wreck of the Northfleet; or Farewell dear wiff [sic], dearer than life

First Line: A braver man that [sic] captain Knowles ne'er set a ship in motion

Performers:  Torr, Sam, 1846-1899

Themes:  Shipwreck

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V17307

Title: The waxwork show!

First Line: While walking out the other night, not knowing where to go

Performers:  Oliver, Will, 1853-1916

Subjects:  Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873Gladstone, W.E. (William Ewart), 1809-1896Plimsoll, Samuel, 1824-1898Sherbrooke, Robert Lowe, Viscount, 1811-1892

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th centuryWaxworks

2806 c.16(114)

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