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1800-1850 - 2
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Cumberland, William Augustus, Duke of, 1721-1765 - 1
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Armstrong, W. - 1
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Wrigley, J., Jr. - 1
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Edition - Bod12928

Imprint Names:  Wrigley, J., Jr.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Wrigley, Junr., 3, Rochdale Road, Manchester [and] J. Bebbington, Printer, 31, Oldham Road, Manchester

Notes:  J. Wrigley, Jr., bought Bebbington's plates

Series Identifier: 435


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2687

Title: The wandering bard, or The tramping boy

First Line: I'm the wandering bard of Manchester from scribbling can't refrain

Themes:  Ballad-sellers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5386

Title: Poll she was my wife

First Line: Full sixteen years I've plough'd the faithless ocean

Themes:  Sailors

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1982

Title: A man's best friend

First Line: Of my wife I will sing in praise

Harding B 11(3049)

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Edition - Bod15004

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Printed for W. Armstrong, Banastre-street


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1544

Title: Duke William's frolic

First Line: Duke William and a nobleman, heros of England's nation

Subjects:  Cumberland, William Augustus, Duke of, 1721-1765

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2687

Title: Wandering bird

First Line: I'm the wand'ring bird of Manchester, from scrib'ling can't refrain

Themes:  Ballad-sellers

Harding B 28(82)

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Edition - Bod18217

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1831 and 1837

Imprint: Wright, Printer, Moor-st. Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2687

Title: Wandering bard!

First Line: I'm the wandering bard of Manchester

Themes:  Ballad-sellers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V160

Title: The bag of nails

First Line: My merry gentle-people pray

Harding B 28(204)

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