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Edition - Bod950

Imprint Names:  Ford, J.

Imprint Locations:  Chesterfield

Imprint: J. Ford, Printer, Chesterfield

Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: Plough boy

First Line: It's of a pretty plough boy stood gazing on his team

Harding B 25(1506)

Notes:  Slip

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Edition - Bod3031

Imprint Names:  Ford, J.

Imprint Locations:  Sheffield

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Joseph Ford, Printer and Wholesale Retail News Agent, 70, Pinstone street, Sheffield

Ballad - Roud Number: V20222

Title: Sweet Nancy Page and I

First Line: We lived and loved as little ones

Harding B 15(323b)

Notes:  The illustration and the text are separately printed items. Slip

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Edition - Bod7527

Imprint Names:  Ford, J.

Imprint Locations:  Sheffield

Imprint: J. Ford, Printer, 7, Mill-lane, Sheffield

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15915

Title: Sam Firth to Rotherham statutes

First Line: Sam Firth to Rotherham statntes [sic] went

Themes:  Hiring fairs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V32562

Title: My own fire side

First Line: I have tested all life's pleasures

3rd Ballad

Title: The emigrant maiden

First Line: She has left behind her smiles and tears

Themes:  Emigration

Harding B 11(3416)

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Edition - Bod18413

Imprint Names:  Ford, J.

Imprint Locations:  Chesterfield

Imprint: Chesterfield; Printed by John Ford

Ballad - Roud Number: 76

Title: Johnny Armstrong's death, and all his brave men

First Line: Is there ever a man in all Scotland


ESTC: T189131

Harding B 3(60)

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