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Edition - Bod1268

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer & Publisher, 177, Union Street, Borough. S.E.

Series Identifier: 661


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V461

Title: The tin-ware lass

First Line: One evening not very long ago

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16510

Title: The maid's lamentation

First Line: O you pretty fair maidens I pray lend an ear

2806 b.11(244)

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Edition - Bod12059

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(4116) is another edition with a different first ballad Harding B 11(4116) is another edition with a different first ballad


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8860

Title: It was my father's custom

First Line: Come hither bring the holly-bush to decorate the hall

Themes:  Christmas

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16510

Title: The maids lamentation

First Line: O you pretty fair maidens, I pray lend an ear

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Transported convict

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V4187

Title: The valiant soldier

First Line: A valiant soldier I dare not name

Themes:  SoldiersSeduction

Harding B 11(1821)

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Edition - Bod12215

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed and Published, by H. Such, 177, Union Street, Boro' S.E.

Series Identifier: 467


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V16510

Title: The maids lamentation

First Line: O you pretty fair maidens, I pray lend an ear

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3414

Title: The Nancy

First Line: Mayhap you have heard that as dear as their lives

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Sailors

2806 b.10(210)

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Harding B 11(2296)

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Edition - Bod13418

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(1821) is another edition but with a different first ballad


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15252

Title: What will they say in England

First Line: What will they say in England? when there the story's told

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16510

Title: The maids lamentation

First Line: O you pretty fair maidens, I pray lend an ear

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V4187

Title: The valiant soldier

First Line: A valiant soldier I dare not name

Harding B 11(4116)

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Edition - Bod8420

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 713

Title: Mary's dream

First Line: The moon had climb'd the highest hills

Authors:  Lowe, John

Themes:  GhostsShipwreck

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23119

Title: While pensive I thought on my love

First Line: While pensive I thought on my love

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V16510

Title: The maids lamentation

First Line: O you pretty fair maidens, I pray lend an ear

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V4187

Title: The valiant soldier

First Line: A valiant soldier I dare not name

Harding B 11(2368)

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