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Edition - Bod5647

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer and Publisher, 123, Union-street, Boro' S.E., and at 83, White Cross-st., St. Luke's

Series Identifier: 228


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: The pretty plough boy

First Line: It's of a pretty plough boy was gazing o'er his plough

Themes:  Social statusPress-gangsMoney

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 182

Title: Young Edwin in the Lowlands low

First Line: Come all you feeling lovers and listen to my song

Themes:  TavernsMurder

Firth c.12(289)

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Harding B 11(3163)

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Harding B 11(3163A)

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Edition - Bod5793

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

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsManchester

Date  between 1858 and 1861

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 31, Oldham Road, Manchester, sold by J. Beaumont, 176, York Street, Leeds [and] Printed and Sold by J. Wrigley, Junr. 3, Rochdale Road, Manchester

Notes:  Wrigley acquired Bebbington's plates; see Firth c.26(242)

Series Identifier: 347


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12625

Title: Great big Irish stew

First Line: I am going to tell you a tale so fine

Themes:  Migrant labor - IrishCookingSt. Paul's cathedral$zLondon

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: Pretty plough boy

First Line: It's of a pretty plough boy was gazing o'er his plough

Themes:  Social statusPress-gangsLovers parted

Harding B 11(1400)

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Johnson Ballads 1870

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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 - Bod6874

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: Disley, Printer, 57, High-street, St. Giles


Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: The pretty plough boy

First Line: It's of a pretty plough boy who was gazing gazing [sic] o'er his plough

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusPress-gangsMoney

Firth c.12(288)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod2247

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer, 18, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: The pretty plough boy

First Line: It's of a pretty plough boy was gazing o'er his plough

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2418

Title: I wandered by the brook side

First Line: As I wandered by the brookside

Harding B 11(3162)

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Edition - Bod2663

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Nottingham: Printed by Burbage and Stretton

Sheet References:  ESTC: T196753

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: The pretty plough boy

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

Themes:  Rural society

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6797

Title: William and Nancy's parting

First Line: Come all you pretty maidens

Themes:  Sailors - departure

Harding B 12(155)

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Edition - Bod2813

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed at Pitts Wholesale Toy Warehouse 6 Great st. Andrew street, 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: The pretty plough boy

First Line: A pretty little plough boy a driving of his team

Themes:  Press-gangs

Firth c.12(219)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(214c)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11780

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J, Harkness, Printer, 121, & 122, Church Street, Office, North Road, Preston

Series Identifier: 488


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5423

Title: Widow Machree

First Line: Widow Machree, it's no wonder you frown

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: The pretty plough boy

First Line: It's of a pretty plough boy was gazing o'er his plough

Harding B 11(4196)

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Edition - Bod13693

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Nottingham: Printed by Burbage & Stretton


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1207

Title: Abraham Newland, a new song

First Line: There ne'er was a name so branded by fame

Subjects:  Newland, Abraham, 1730-1807

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: The pretty plough boy. A favourite new song

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

Harding B 12(135)

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Edition - Bod10187

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: The plough boy

First Line: It's of a pretty plough boy went whistling to his plough

2806 c.17(335)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(98).


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Edition - Bod8226

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: [London] Printed at the [\"Catnach] Press\" by W.S. [Fortey]

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 11(3164)


Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: The pretty plough boy

First Line: Its of a pretty plough-boy who was gazing o'er his plough

Themes:  Social statusPress-gangs

Firth c.12(255)

Notes:  Imprint defaced and cropped Slip.


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Edition - Bod19405

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: William Jackson & Son, Printers, 21, Moor-street, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: Pretty ploughboy

First Line: It is of a pretty ploughboy was gazing o'er his plough

Themes:  Press-gangsLovers parted

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 229

Title: The little gipsy lass

First Line: My father is king of the gypsys it's true

Themes:  Gipsies

Johnson Ballads 1403

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Edition - Bod19422

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Wm. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 376


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: The pretty ploughboy

First Line: It is of a pretty ploughboy was gazing o'er his plough

Themes:  Press-gangsLovers parted

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3539

Title: The light guitar

First Line: Oh! leave the gay and festive scene

Johnson Ballads 1450

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Johnson Ballads 1451

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Johnson Ballads 1452

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Johnson Ballads 1453

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Johnson Ballads 1454

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Johnson Ballads 1455

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Edition - Bod20474

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed and sold wholesale and retail by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-court

Notes:  Harding B 11(3164) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: The pretty plough boy

First Line: It's of a pretty plough boy was gazing o'er his plough

Themes:  Lovers partedCruel parentsPress-gangsSailorsCourtship - difference in social status

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 956

Title: The spotted cow

First Line: One morning in the month of May

Themes:  Seduction

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13847

Title: Canadian boat song

First Line: Faintly as tolls the evening chime

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

Firth b.25(108)

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Harding B 11(3161)

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Edition - Bod21331

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W.S. Fortey, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury

Notes:  Harding B 11(3161) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: The pretty plough boy

First Line: It's of a pretty plough-boy who was gazing o'er his plough

Themes:  Social statusAgricultural laborersPress-gangs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 956

Title: The spotted cow

First Line: One morning in the month of May

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13847

Title: Canadian boat song

First Line: Faintly as toll'd the evening chime

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

Themes:  Boating

Harding B 11(3164)

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Johnson Ballads 438

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