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Edition - Bod5471

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  Harding B 11(437) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 827


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4141

Title: Bra' lass will ye gang to North Highlands, wi' me

First Line: Its down in yon meadow, and there I did see

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V11971

Title: The ship carpenter's wife

First Line: Come attend to my ditty, you frolicsome folks

Themes:  Wife-selling

2806 c.14(12)

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Edition - Bod11695

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer and Publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro' S.E.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V11971

Title: The carpenter's wife

First Line: Attend to my ditty you frolicsome elves

Themes:  Wife-selling

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V26901

Title: Oh! if I had a wife that would love me

First Line: I am lonesome, forlorn and dejected

Themes:  Marriage

Harding B 11(546)

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Edition - Bod10272

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1886 and 1917

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Champion Song Printer, Union Street, Boro', S.E.

Series Identifier: 456


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 438

Title: Polly Perkins

First Line: I'm a broken-hearted milkman, in grief I'm arrayed

Themes:  ServantsMarriage prospects

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V11971

Title: The carpenter's wife

First Line: Attend to my ditty you frolicsome elves

Themes:  Wife-sellingCarpenters

Firth c.20(41)

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Edition - Bod23391

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  2806 c.14(12) is another edition

Series Identifier: 827


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4141

Title: Bra' lass will ye gang to North Highlands wi' me

First Line: Its down in yon meadow, and there I did see

Subjects:  Scotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V11971

Title: The ship carpenter's wife

First Line: Come attend to my ditty, you frolicsome folks

Themes:  Wife-selling

Harding B 11(437)

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