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Edition - Bod5420

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew Street


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2809

Title: The poor little fisherman's girl

First Line: It was down in the country a poor girl was weeping

Themes:  Orphans

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8419

Title: Fate of young Henry in answer to \"Caroline of Edinburgh town\"

First Line: Young Henry, a sailor bold, as ever plough'd the main

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentShipwreck

Harding B 11(3085)

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Edition - Bod3115

Imprint Names:  Taylor, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Printed by W. Taylor, wholesale and retail, 14, Waterloo Road near the Coburg Theatre


Ballad - Roud Number: 2809

Title: The poor little fisherman's girl

First Line: It was down in the country a poor girl was weeping

Themes:  Orphans

Harding B 16(208c)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod7056

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale toy warehouse, 6 Great St. Andrew Street


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1354

Title: Young William of the royal waggon train

First Line: One lovely morning I was walking

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V917

Title: Come dwell with me

First Line: Come dwell with me, come dwell with me

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 2809

Title: The poor little fisherman's girl

First Line: It was down in the country a poor girl was weeping

Themes:  Orphans

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 7146

Title: A pretty little dear

First Line: One morning very early a strange thought came in my head

Tune: Oh cruel

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V8419

Title: The fate of young Henry. In answer to Caroline of Edinburgh town'

First Line: Young Henry a sailor bold as ever ploughed the main

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V685

Title: Listen dear Fanny

First Line: Listen dear Fanny, oh, listen to me

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V12373

Title: I saw her at the fancy fair

First Line: I saw her at the fancy fair

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V9793

Title: Fare thee well, my love good morrow

First Line: In full pursuit of love and wine

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V7936

Title: Cup of nectar. (Duet)

First Line: Cup of nectar -- rosy nectar

Johnson Ballads fol. 119

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Edition - Bod7092

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Printed by Rial and Co., 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7387

Title: Joe and Bet. Parody on \"Jeannett and Jeannot\"

First Line: You are going far away, far away from poor old Bet

Themes:  Crime - 19th centuryPolice

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2809

Title: The poor little fisherman's girl

First Line: It was down in the country a poor girl was weeping

Themes:  Orphans

Firth b.26(224)

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Edition - Bod7340

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

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

Series Identifier: 694


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 606

Title: The country lass

First Line: I am a brisk and bonny lass, that's free from care and strife

Themes:  Agricultural laborersRural society

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2809

Title: The poor little fisherman's girl

First Line: It was down in the country a poor girl was weeping

Themes:  Orphans

Firth b.26(47)

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Edition - Bod8291

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

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

Series Identifier: 466


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15903

Title: A seaman's life

First Line: A seaman's life is a life I love

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2809

Title: The poor little fisherman's girl

First Line: It was down in the country a poor girl was weeping

Themes:  Orphans

Firth c.12(328)

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Edition - Bod8470

Imprint Names:  Wilson, J.

Imprint Locations:  Bideford

Imprint: Wilson, Printer, Bideford


Ballad - Roud Number: 2809

Title: The fisherman's girl

First Line: It was down in the country a poor girl was weeping

Themes:  Orphans

Firth c.12(447)

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