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Edition - Bod411

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad

Title: The faithful lady

First Line: You lovers draw near, and you quickly now shall hear

Themes:  Social statusPress-gangsServantsTrafalgar, battle of, 1805

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 5649

Title: Mary and William

First Line: It's of a pretty plough-boy, young William was his name

Themes:  Social statusLovers reunitedPress-gangs

Firth c.12(259)

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Edition - Bod11285

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, Church Street, Preston

Series Identifier: 88


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 5649

Title: Answer to Undaunted Mary; or The banks of sweet Dundee

First Line: Young William was a ploughboy, the truth I will unfold

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

Harding B 11(1429)

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Edition - Bod8240

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Notes:  See Harding B 11(92)


Ballad - Roud Number: 5649

Title: Answer to Undaunted Mary. Or The banks of sweet Dundee

First Line: It's of a pretty ploughboy, young William was his name

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusNaval battles

Firth c.12(258)

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Edition - Bod8284

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 5649

Title: Answer to the Banks of sweet Dundee

First Line: Young William was a plough boy, the truth I will unfold

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusLovers reunitedNaval battles

Firth c.12(263)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14093

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 5649

Title: Answer to Undaunted Mary, or the banks of sweet Dundee

First Line: It's of a pretty ploughboy young William was his name

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusLovers reunitedNaval battles

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1922

Title: Plains of Waterloo

First Line: On the eighteenth day of June, my boys, Napoleon did advance

Themes:  Waterloo, battle of, 1815

Harding B 11(91)

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Edition - Bod14101

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: 635


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 5649

Title: Answer to Undaunted Mary. Or, the banks of sweet Dundee

First Line: It's of a pretty ploughboy, young William was his name

Themes:  SailorsWarLovers parted

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2637

Title: The Lincolnshire farmer's daughter

First Line: In Lincolnshire lived a rich farmer

Themes:  WomenHighwaymen

Harding B 11(92)

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Edition - Bod14108

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 5649

Title: Answer to Undaunted Mary

First Line: Young William was a ploughboy the truth I'll unfold

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusNaval battles

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V493

Title: Oh! say not woman's love

First Line: Oh! say not woman's love is bought

Themes:  Women

Harding B 11(93)

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Edition - Bod9848

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.Mason, G.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  18--

Imprint: C. Paul, Printer, 18, Great St. Andrew Street, 7 Dials. Sold by G Mason, Kent Street, Boro


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 5649

Title: Answer to Undaunted Mary; or, the banks of sweet Dundee

First Line: It's of a pretty plough poy [sic], young William was his name

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusNaval battles

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1493

Title: Sarah Wilson

First Line: Its Sarah Wilson is my name

Firth c.18(252)

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Edition - Bod18760

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(93)


Ballad - Roud Number: 5649

Title: Answer to Undaunted Mary

First Line: Young William was a ploughboy the truth I'll unfold

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusNaval battles

Harding B 17(10b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod22054

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 251


Ballad - Roud Number: 5649

Title: Answer to Undaunted Mary; or The banks of sweet Dundee

First Line: Young William was a ploughboy, the truth I will unfold

Themes:  NavalCourtship - difference in social status

2806 c.16(53)

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