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Edition - Bod2052

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121, Church-Street, Preston

Notes:  Harding B 11(2051) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 158


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3943

Title: The Lancashire lady's wedding

First Line: The jest it is merry and true as you'll hear

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16297

Title: The state of Great Britain, or A touch at the times

First Line: As old John Bull was walking one morning free from pain

Tune: Irish Molly O

Themes:  Trade depression

Harding B 20(90)

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Edition - Bod2367

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V16297

Title: The state of Great Britain, or, a Touch at the times

First Line: As old John Bull was walking

Themes:  Trade depression

Harding B 11(3651)

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Edition - Bod12225

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Preston

Notes:  Harding B 20(90) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 158


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3943

Title: The Lancashire lady's wedding

First Line: The jest it is merry and true as you'll hear

Subjects:  Lancashire (England)

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusServants

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16297

Title: The state of Great Britain, or, A touch at the times

First Line: As old John Bull was walking one morning free from pain

Tune: Irish Molly O

Themes:  Trade depression

Harding B 11(2051)

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Edition - Bod12727

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: Hodges, Printer (from the late I. Pitts',) Wholesale Toy Warehouse, 31, [Dudley] Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3017

Title: Wapping old stairs

First Line: Your Molly has never been false she declares

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16297

Title: The state of Great Britain, or a Touch at the times

First Line: As old John Bull was walking

Themes:  Trade depression

Harding B 11(3652)

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Edition - Bod14594

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1841

Imprint: Paul and Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V16297

Title: The state of Great Britain, or, a Touch at the times, for 1841

First Line: As old John Bull was walking

Tune: Irish Molly

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryFarmersSocial statusRailwaysPolitics and government - 19th centuryTrade depressionServantsPoor law

Firth c.16(240)

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Harding B 14(327)

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Johnson Ballads 696

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