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Edition - Bod201

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts, No. Great St Andrew Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Slip. Harding B 15(289b) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 456

Title: Skew Ball

First Line: Come gentlemen sportsmen I pray listen all

Themes:  Horse-racing

Johnson Ballads 999

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod13221

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Pitts, toy and marble warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew Street 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 456

Title: Skew Ball

First Line: Come gentlemen sportsman [sic] I pray listen all

Themes:  Horse-racing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7490

Title: Frauds and pickpockets, or Rogues all

First Line: Come come my good masters, what's all this about

Tune: Tantararara rogues all

Themes:  ShopkeepersFrauds in trade

Harding B 11(3533)

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Johnson Ballads 997

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Johnson Ballads 998

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Edition - Bod7066

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co., Printers, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12890

Title: Poor Rosa May

First Line: Come darkies listen unto me

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 456

Title: Skew Ball

First Line: Come gentlemen sportsmen I pray listen all

Notes:  The same setting of type appears in Harding B 11(73) but under a different impression

Themes:  Horse-racing

Firth b.26(236)

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Harding B 11(3104)

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Johnson Ballads 1114

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Edition - Bod19377

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson & Son, (late J. Russell,) Printers, 21, Moor-street, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1657

Title: What are you going to stand

First Line: Queer sayings now are all the go

Themes:  Drinking

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 456

Title: Scew Ball

First Line: Come gentleman [sic] sportsmen I pray listen all

Themes:  Horse-racing

Johnson Ballads 1406

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