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Edition - Bod1070

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2 & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1166

Title: Young Patty and her gay ploughboy

First Line: Come all my happy ploughboys and listen to my song

Tune: Pleasant month of May

Themes:  Rural society

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1508

Title: King Death

First Line: King Death was a rare old fellow

Themes:  Death

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V6788

Title: The knight of the silver shield

First Line: Splendour blaz'd in the castle hall

Themes:  Chivalry

Firth b.25(118)

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Edition - Bod5586

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High street, St. Giles, London. W.C.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1508

Title: King Death

First Line: King Death was a rare old fellow

Themes:  Death

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9593

Title: Never, boys, give way to sorrow

First Line: Though to day be dark and dreary

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V17526

Title: Stonewall Jackson

First Line: Columbia's sons will mourn a hero dead and gone

Subjects:  Jackson, Thomas J. (Stonewall), 1824-1863

Firth b.25(162)

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Edition - Bod872

Imprint Names:  Hill, J.Martin, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Imprint: Printed by J. Hill, Waterloo Road. Sold by Martin, Little Prescot Street


Ballad - Roud Number: V1508

Title: King Death

First Line: King Death was a rare old fellow

Themes:  Death

Harding B 15(160a)

Notes:  The illustrations and the text are separately printed items. The text is the same setting of type as Harding B 15(159b) but with a different printer. Slip


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Edition - Bod2754

Imprint Names:  Martin, J.Taylor, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  18--

Imprint: Printed by W. Taylor, Waterloo Road. Sold by Martin, Little Prescot Street


Ballad - Roud Number: V1508

Title: King Death

First Line: King Death was a rare old fellow

Themes:  Death

Harding B 15(159b)

Notes:  The illustrations and the text are separately printed items. The text is the same setting of type as Harding B 15(160a) but with a different printer. Slip


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Edition - Bod8659

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

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

Series Identifier: 302


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 17784

Title: Rambling female sailor

First Line: Come all young people pray attend

Themes:  TransvestismWomen sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1508

Title: King Death

First Line: King Death was a rare old fellow

Themes:  Death

Firth c.13(245)

Notes:  Holed


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Edition - Bod19777

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Slip. Another issue forms part of a sheet of three; see Firth b.25(118) Slip. Cropped. Part of a sheet of three; see Firth b.25(118)


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1508

Title: King Death

First Line: King Death was a rare old fellow

Themes:  Death

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6788

Title: The knight of the silver shield

First Line: Splendour blaz'd in the castle hall

Johnson Ballads 213

Notes:  Slip. Slip. Cropped.


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