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Edition - Bod5767

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 1037


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3967

Title: The dying wife

First Line: Oh, do not weep my husband dear

Tune: Dear mother I've come home to die

Themes:  Death

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2665

Title: Blue eyed Nelly

First Line: When the bird is on the bough

Harding B 11(1040)

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Edition - Bod11934

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: H. Such, Machine Printer, 177, Union-st., Boro'.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V268

Title: Blue violets

First Line: Violets, violets, beautiful blue violets

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4620

Title: My love Nell

First Line: Come all ye boys both far and near

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V15756

Title: Neapolitaine

First Line: Neapolitaine, I am dreaming of thee

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 2665

Title: Blue eye'd Nelly

First Line: When the bird is on the bough

Themes:  Marriage

Harding B 11(2561)

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Edition - Bod19844

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 23321

Title: Banks of the beautiful Severn

First Line: On the banks of the beautiful Severn

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2665

Title: Blue-eyed Nelly

First Line: When the bird is on the bough, retiring to its rest

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13885

Title: The thorn

First Line: From the white blossom'd sloe my dear Chloe requested

Johnson Ballads 2331

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