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Edition - Bod5830

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer & Publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro'. S.E.

Series Identifier: 384


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 22885

Title: The may pole

First Line: Come lasses and lads take leave of your dads

Themes:  May day

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2741

Title: The soldier's farewell to Manchester

First Line: In coming down to Manchester to gain my liberty

Notes:  Harding B 15(301a) is another edition of this ballad alone

Subjects:  Manchester (England)

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 11(2388)

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Johnson Ballads 1180

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Edition - Bod2345

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-court 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2741

Title: The soldier's farewell to Manchester

First Line: In coming down to Manchester to gain my liberty

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 171

Title: Young ramble away

First Line: As I was a walking down Birmingham street

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentIllegitimacy

Harding B 11(3575)

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Edition - Bod3012

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed & Published, by H. Such, 177, (late 123), Union-street, Boro', S.E.

Notes:  Cropped along bottom edge. Another edition appears in a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(2388).

Series Identifier: 384


Ballad - Roud Number: 2741

Title: The soldier's farewell to Manchester

First Line: In coming down to Manchester to gain my liberty

Subjects:  Manchester (England)

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 15(301a)

Notes:  Cropped along bottom edge. Another edition appears in a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(2388). Slip


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Edition - Bod3124

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 2741

Title: Soldier's farewell to Manchester

First Line: In coming down to Manchester to gain my liberty

Harding B 16(254a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8763

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer & Publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro'. S.E.

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(2388). Harding B 15(301a) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 384


Ballad - Roud Number: 2741

Title: The soldier's farewell to Manchester

First Line: In coming down to Manchester to gain my liberty

Firth c.14(196)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod8855

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer and Toy Warehouse 6, Grat [sic] st. Andrew street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 2741

Title: Soldier's farewell to Manchester

First Line: In coming down to Manchester to gain my liberty

Firth c.14(195)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(1801)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14861

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 2741

Title: Soldier's farewell to Manchester

First Line: In coming down to Manchester to gain my liberty

Subjects:  Manchester (England)

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 15(301b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod18261

Imprint Names:  Crome, J.

Imprint Locations:  Sheffield

Date  c.1817

Imprint: Crome, Printer, Sheffield


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2741

Title: The soldier's farewell to Manchester

First Line: In coming down from Maucheste [sic]

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 399

Title: The Sheffield prentice

First Line: I was bred up in Sheffield and not of high degree

Harding B 28(249)

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