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Edition - Bod1593

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 22, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, and sold by H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter's St., Leeds

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Johnson Ballads 1866

Series Identifier: 179


Ballad - Roud Number: 620

Title: My poor Black Bess

First Line: When fortune, blind goddess, she fled my abode

Themes:  Highwaymen

2806 c.16(274)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 16(162b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod117

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer, 18, Great St. Andrew Street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 620

Title: My poor Black Bess

First Line: When fortune, blind goodness [sic], she fled my abode

Themes:  HighwaymenCrime - 19th century

Johnson Ballads 671

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Edition - Bod6564

Imprint Names:  Forth, J.

Imprint Locations:  Pocklington

Imprint: Forth, Printer, Pocklington

Series Identifier: 230


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V329

Title: The chap wot married Hannah

First Line: Excuse my coming in, where all are gay and merry

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 620

Title: Dick Turpin and his poor Black Bess

First Line: When Fortune frail goddess, had fled my abode

Themes:  Highwaymen

Firth b.25(233)

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Edition - Bod2218

Imprint Names:  Stone, R.Keys, E.Reed, S.Brown, A.

Imprint Locations:  ExeterDevonportNewportBristol

Imprint: Printed and Sold by E. Keys, Devonport. Sold by R. Stone, Exeter; A. Brown, General Dealer, 27, Bristol-Bridge, Bristol; And S. Reed, Newport, Monmouthshire


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 620

Title: Poor Black Bess

First Line: When fortune, blind goddess, she fled my abode

Subjects:  Turpin, Richard, 1706-1739

Themes:  HighwaymenCrime - 19th century

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5636

Title: The exciseman

First Line: To a village that skirted the sea

Themes:  Smuggling

Harding B 11(3062)

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Edition - Bod12712

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 620

Title: Poor Black Bess

First Line: When fortune, blind goddess, she fled my abode

Tune: Poor dog Tray

Subjects:  Turpin, Richard, 1706-1739

Themes:  HighwaymenCrime - 19th century

Harding B 11(3061)

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Edition - Bod12763

Imprint Names:  Howse, R.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Imprint: Printed and Sold by R. Howse, 15, Newport street, Worcester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 620

Title: Turpin's ride to York, and death of poor Black Bess

First Line: When fortune, blind goddess, she fled my abode

Tune: Poor dog Tray

Themes:  HighwaymenCrime - 19th century

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 856

Title: My bonny Black Bess

First Line: Dick Turpin, bold Dick, hark away! was the cry

Themes:  Highwaymen

Harding B 11(3910)

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Edition - Bod7159

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: 450

Sheet References:  ESTC: T196178

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 17509

Title: The Greenwich pensioner

First Line: 'Twas in the good ship Rover

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 620

Title: Poor Black Bess

First Line: When fortune, blind goddess, she fled my abode

Themes:  Highwaymen

Firth b.26(289)

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Harding B 11(1431)

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Johnson Ballads 1172

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Edition - Bod7607

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8312

Title: The flower of Lancashire

First Line: As I walked out one morning clear

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 620

Title: My poor Black Bess

First Line: When fortune, blind goddess she fled my abode

Themes:  Highwaymen

Firth b.27(508)

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Edition - Bod9566

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: A. Ryle and Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 683 is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: 620

Title: Poor Black Bess

First Line: When fortune, blind goddess, she fled my abode

Tune: Poor dog Tray

Subjects:  Turpin, Richard, 1706-1739

Themes:  Highwaymen

Firth c.17(214)

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Edition - Bod9646

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: W.S. Fortey, Steam Printer & Publisher, 2 & 3, Monmouth court, Seven Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 620

Title: Poor Black Bess

First Line: When fortune, blind goddess, she fled my abode

Tune: Poor dog Tray

Subjects:  Turpin, Richard, 1706-1739

Themes:  Highwaymen

Firth c.17(35)

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Edition - Bod19646

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 22, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, and sold by H. Andrews 27, St. Peter's Street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 179


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15195

Title: Far, far upon the sea

First Line: Far, far upon the sea

Themes:  Sailing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 620

Title: My poor Black Bess

First Line: When fortune, blind goddess, she fled my abode

Subjects:  Turpin, Richard, 1706-1739

Themes:  HighwaymenCrime - 19th century

Johnson Ballads 1866

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Edition - Bod20879

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1845

Imprint: J. Paul, and Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth-court 7 Dials

Notes:  Firth c.17(214) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: 620

Title: Poor Black Bess

First Line: When fortune, blind goddess, she fled my abode

Tune: Poor dog Tray

Themes:  HighwaymenCrime - 19th century

Johnson Ballads 683

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Edition - Bod21364

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 505


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 620

Title: My poor Black Bess

First Line: when fortune, blind goddess, she fled my abode

Themes:  Highwaymen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1749

Title: Gaily the troubadour touched his guitar

First Line: Gaily the troubadour touched his guitar

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V15165

Title: Woman rules the day

First Line: Ye lords of the creation

Themes:  Women

2806 c.13(85)

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