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Edition - Bod5864

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.Hopwood and Crew

Imprint Locations:  PrestonLondon

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: [first ballad] Words and Music published by Hopwood & Crew 42, New Bond Street, London

Series Identifier: 972


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 8213

Title: Where the grass grows green

First Line: I'm Denny Blake from county Clare

Attributation: Written and sung by Harry Clifton

Authors:  Clifton, Harry, 1832-1872

Performers:  Clifton, Harry, 1832-1872

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15020

Title: The lazy society

First Line: Oh! this world it is hard to get through

Harding B 11(4145)

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Harding B 20(191)

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Edition - Bod11688

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: H. Such, Printer, and Newsvfnder [sic], 123, Union Street, Borough, London.

Series Identifier: 2


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1095

Title: Highland Mary

First Line: Ye banks and braes, and streams around

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Themes:  Death

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15020

Title: Lazy society

First Line: Oh, this world is so hard to get through

Themes:  Sloth

Harding B 11(1544)

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Harding B 11(1545)

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Edition - Bod7386

Imprint Names:  Dalton, W.Walker, W.R.Stewart, B.

Imprint Locations:  YorkNewcastleCarlisle

Date  c.1860

Imprint: W.R. Walker, Printer, Arcade, Newcastle-on-Tyne. Sold by Stewart, Botchergate, Carlisle, and Wm Dalton York

Series Identifier: 229


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15020

Title: Lazy society

First Line: O this world is so hard to get through

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8149

Title: May Heaven defend the right

First Line: Hurrah for Europe's noble hearts, the champions of the free

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Firth b.26(515)

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Harding B 11(2097)

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Edition - Bod14014

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

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: [Bebbingt]on, Printer, [26, Goul]den Street, Oldham-road, Manchester; sold by H. Andrews and J. Beaumont, Leeds

Series Identifier: 136


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15102

Title: Donny-brook fair

First Line: One day rolling down, through fair Wexford town

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Fairs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15020

Title: Lazy society

First Line: O this world is so hard to get through

Harding B 11(936)

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Edition - Bod9475

Imprint Names:  Cadman, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1855

Imprint: Cadman, Printer, Gt. Ancoats, Manchester

Series Identifier: 317


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15020

Title: Lazy society

First Line: O this world is so hard to get through

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1107

Title: Spence Broughton

First Line: To you my dear companions accept these lines I pray

Firth c.17(162)

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Edition - Bod20380

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1854

Imprint: Poet's Box, No. 6 St. Andrew's Lane, Glasgow June 3, 1854


Ballad - Roud Number: V15020

Title: Parody on The land of the west

First Line: Oh, come to the Box, friend -- oh, come there with me

Tune: The land of the west

Notes:  Dated June 3, 1854

Harding B 17(235a)

Notes:  Slip.


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