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Edition - Bod6273

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: Disley, Printer, 57, High-street, St. Giles


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 8213

Title: Where the grass grows green

First Line: I'm Denny Blake from county Clare

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V10186

Title: Why everything's so precious dear that's what I want to know

First Line: Oh crikey! what a peice [sic] of work, there's all the country through

Themes:  PricesEconomy and trade

Firth b.25(186)

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Edition - Bod2507

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 1044


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V10186

Title: Why everything's so precious dear, is what I want to hear

First Line: Oh, crikey! what a piece of work there's all the country through

Themes:  PricesEconomy and trade

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 24851

Title: 'Tis but a little flower

First Line: 'Tis but a little faded flower

Performers:  Brennir, Carl

Harding B 11(4185)

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Edition - Bod10828

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Series Identifier: 773


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V10186

Title: Why everything's so precious dear, is what I want to know

First Line: Oh, crickey! what a piece of work there's all the country through

Themes:  PricesEconomy and trade

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4692

Title: The little factory girl

First Line: Listen and I'll sing, of a pretty little girl

Authors:  Hart, E.A.

Performers:  Hart, E.A.

Themes:  Factories

Firth c.26(307)

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