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Edition - Bod11382

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 986


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 7944

Title: I was despised for being poor

First Line: Farewell, false girl, I leave you

Themes:  Rejected suitor

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1087

Title: As long as the world goes round

First Line: There are times to be merry, and times to be sad

Attributation: Written and sung by Harry Clifton

Authors:  Clifton, Harry, 1832-1872

Performers:  Clifton, Harry, 1832-1872

Harding B 11(1664)

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Edition - Bod11882

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

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

Series Identifier: 614


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 7944

Title: Despised for being poor

First Line: Farewell, false girl, I leave you

Themes:  Rejected suitorPoverty

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V959

Title: Orphan boy's prayer

First Line: One fine summer's eve, as I careless was straying

Themes:  Orphans

2806 c.16(305)

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Harding B 11(872)

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Edition - Bod14059

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Machine Printer & Publisher, 177, Union- street, Borough, S.E.

Series Identifier: 614


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 7944

Title: Despised for being poor

First Line: Farewell, false girl, I leave you in sorrow and in pain

Themes:  Rejected suitorPoverty

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8704

Title: Thro' the woods

First Line: Thro' the woods, thro' the woods, follow and find me

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V959

Title: Orphan boy's prayer

First Line: One fine summer's eve as I careless was straying

Themes:  Orphans

Harding B 11(871)

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Edition - Bod21539

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, Printer 4 and 6, Chadderton Street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 640


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2748

Title: Kitty Wells!

First Line: You ask what makes this darkie weep

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 12886

Title: Maggie's secret

First Line: Oh! many a time I am sad at heart

Themes:  Sailors

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 12822

Title: The Paddy mouse

First Line: Once in old Ireland, there started a mouse

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Catholic Church

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 7944

Title: I was despised for being poor

First Line: Farewell, false girl, I leave you in sorrow and in pain

Themes:  Rejected suitor

2806 c.16(333)

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Firth c.26(9)

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Harding B 11(1663)

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