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Edition - Bod11551

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 912

Title: Fisherman's boy

First Line: It was down in the lowlands a poor boy did wander

Themes:  Orphans

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 829

Title: Rakish young fellow

First Line: I once was a rakish young fellow

Harding B 11(1211)

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Edition - Bod12953

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 912

Title: The poor fisherman's boy

First Line: It was down in the lowlands a poor boy did wander

Themes:  Orphans

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2336

Title: The misseltoe bough

First Line: The misseltoe hung in the castle hall

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

Harding B 11(3076)

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Edition - Bod10301

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 162


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 912

Title: Fisherman's boy

First Line: It was down in the lowlands a poor boy did wander

Themes:  Orphans

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 906

Title: The sweet silver light bonny moon

First Line: As I came to my cot by the close of the day

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V4673

Title: The sea! the open sea

First Line: The sea! the sea! the open sea!

Authors:  Cornwall, Barry, 1787-1874

Themes:  Sea, the

Harding B 11(1210)

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Edition - Bod8334

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: H. Such, Printer, & Newsvender 123 Union Street, Borough, London

Series Identifier: 4


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 912

Title: The poor fisherman's boy

First Line: It was down in the lowlands a poor boy did wander

Themes:  Orphans

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9204

Title: The lugger

First Line: List to the storm, see the dark frowning sky

Themes:  Shipwreck

Firth c.12(325)

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Harding B 11(3077)

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Edition - Bod18993

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 912

Title: The poor fisherman's boy

First Line: It was down in the lowlands a poor boy did wander

Themes:  Orphans

Harding B 16(208a)

Notes:  Slip


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