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Edition - Bod12407

Imprint Names:  Sharp, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1845

Imprint: Sharp, Printer, 30, Kent Street, Borough, London

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9058

Title: The maid of the Rhine

First Line: Thou dark rolling river how gladly for ever

Subjects:  Germany

Themes:  Rhine, river

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2027

Title: The sweet singing birds

First Line: Come, buy my sweet singing-birds, full of fine song

Themes:  Street traders

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5678

Title: Old England God bless her

First Line: Now a bumper of wine come fill fill around

Tune: King god bless him

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 581

Title: Ellen, the maid of the moor

First Line: The lasses of Scotland are bonny & free

Subjects:  Scotland

Harding B 11(2295)

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