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Edition - Bod4883

Imprint Names:  Russell, S.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1840 and 1851

Imprint: Samuel Russell, Printer, 24, Old Meeting-street, Nephew to the late J. Russell, Moor-street, Birmingham

Notes:  Harding B 11(1202) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13223

Title: A sight for a father

First Line: What a pleasure it is to have a good wife

Tune: Over the water to Charlie

Themes:  Domestic relationsChildren

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 581

Title: Jenny the maid of the moor

First Line: The lasses of Scotland are bonny and free

Firth b.26(189)

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Edition - Bod68

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer, from Pitt's) Wholesale Toy, and Marble Warehouse, 31, Dudley St. 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 13223

Title: What a sight for a father

First Line: What a pleasure it is to have a good wife

Themes:  Fatherhood

Johnson Ballads 612

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Edition - Bod11543

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: William Jackson Son, and [sic] (late J. Russell, Printers, Moor-street, Birmingham

Notes:  Firth b.26(189) is another edition. Firth b.26(189) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13223

Title: A fine sight for a father

First Line: What a pleasure it is to have a good wife

Tune: Over the water to Charlie

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 581

Title: Jenny the maid of the moor

First Line: The lasses of Scotland are bonny and free

Subjects:  Scotland

Harding B 11(1202)

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Edition - Bod12564

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12738

Title: Oh, I should like to marry

First Line: Oh, I should like to marry

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13223

Title: What a sight for a father

First Line: What a pleasure it is to have a good wife

Themes:  Marriage prospects - womenFamily life

Harding B 11(2760)

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Edition - Bod13215

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 234


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13223

Title: A sight for a father

First Line: What a pleasure it is to have a good wife

Themes:  Family life

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V252

Title: Billy Pattison

First Line: Oh, white folks listen unto me

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Harding B 11(3515)

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Edition - Bod7011

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1845

Imprint: Paul and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials, and 35, Hanover Street, Portsea


Ballad - Roud Number: 13223

Title: A sight for a father

First Line: What a pleasure it is to have a good wife

Tune: Over the water to Charlie

Themes:  Fatherhood

Firth b.26(145)

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Johnson Ballads 694

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Edition - Bod10877

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 199


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15903

Title: Seaman's life

First Line: A seaman's life is a life I love

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13223

Title: Sight for a father

First Line: What a pleasure it is to have a good wife

Tune: Over the water to Charlie

Themes:  Family life

Firth c.26(86)

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