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Edition - Bod1864

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.BentleyStewartMeadows

Imprint Locations:  PrestonBradfordNewcastleHalshaw Moor

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121, Church-Street, Preston. Sold by Bentley, Bradford; Stewart, Newcastle-upon-Tyne; Meadows, Halshaw Moor

Notes:  Harding B 11(438) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 81

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 522

Title: Brave Nelson

First Line: The twenty-first day of October

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Themes:  Trafalgar, battle of, 1805

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 455

Title: The 'prentice boy

First Line: 'Twas down by Sally's garden one evening as I strayed

Firth c.12(41)

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Edition - Bod5104

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

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

Notes:  Different from Firth c.18(85). Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(1911).

Ballad - Roud Number: 455

Title: Johnny Doyle

First Line: I am a fair maiden what's crossed in love

Themes:  Arranged marriage

Firth c.18(84)

Notes:  Slip.

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Edition - Bod9940

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1857

Imprint: ... the Box ... Saturday Morning, December 5, 1857

Notes:  With a notice to a correspondent in Calcutta, John Isinally

Ballad - Roud Number: 455

Title: Johnny Doyle

First Line: There's one thing that grieves me and that I must confess

Tune: The heart that can feel for a suffering maiden

Notes:  Different from Firth c.18(84)

Themes:  Arranged marriage

Firth c.18(85)

Notes:  Imprint defaced. Slip.

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Edition - Bod24342

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press\" by W.S. Fortey, Monmouth court, Bloomsbury

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 24926

Title: The veteran

First Line: 'Twas on a sabbath morn

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 455

Title: Johnny Doyle

First Line: I am a fair maiden what's crossed in love

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1222

Title: Pretty Rosaline

First Line: 'Twas near the banks of bonny Tweed

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

Firth b.25(291)

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Harding B 11(3975)

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