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Edition - Bod1263

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

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

Series Identifier: 560

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2742

Title: Moorlough Mary

First Line: The first time I saw your [sic] Moorlough Mary

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V118

Title: Alice Lee

First Line: On a cliff by the sea there stands a cottage

Themes:  Fishermen

2806 b.11(223)

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Edition - Bod5213

Imprint Names:  Lindsay, J.

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  between 1851 and 1910

Imprint: Printed and Sold by Jas. Lindsay, Wholesale Stationer, &c., 11 King Street, (City,) Glasgow

Notes:  2806 c.14(72) is another impression but with a different first ballad

Series Identifier: 203

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2742

Title: Moorlough Mary

First Line: The first time I saw young Moorlough Mary

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 12904

Title: Bonny Mary of Argyle

First Line: I have heard the mavis singing

Authors:  Jefferys, Charles, 1807-1865

2806 c.14(18)

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Edition - Bod21301

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad

Title: New prophecy's

First Line: It is prophecyed the American war

Themes:  American Civil War, 1861-1865

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2742

Title: Moorlough Mary

First Line: When first I saw young Moorlough Mary

2806 c.13(107)

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