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Edition - Bod556

Imprint Names:  Bates, C.Onley, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1689 and 1709

Imprint: London: Printed by and for W. Onley; and are to be sold by C. Bates, at the Sign of the Sun and Bible in Pye-corner


Ballad - Roud Number: 132

Title: The rarest ballad that ever was seen, of the blind begger's daughter of Bednal-Green

First Line: It was a blind beggar that long lost his sight

References:

ESTC: T127464

Mus. 1 c.118(6l)


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Edition - Bod15180

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed for and sold by J. Pitts, No 14, Great St. Andrew- street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 132

Title: An excellent ballad, called the blind beggar of Bethnal Green

First Line: This song's of a beggar who long lost his sight

References:

ESTC: N478231

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusBeggars

Vet. A3 b.43(3)

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Edition - Bod21473

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Preston

Series Identifier: 318


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 132

Title: The blind beggar's daughter

First Line: It's of a blind beggar who had lost his sight

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusBeggars

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7963

Title: King of the Cannibal islands

First Line: Oh! have you heard the news of late

Themes:  Savages

2806 c.13(49)

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