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Edition - Bod5877

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.Bathgate, J.

Imprint Locations:  PrestonLiverpool

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, Church Street, Preston. Sold by J. Bathgate, 182, Park Lane, Liverpool

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V913

Title: The coal hole

First Line: I'm a brisk young lively blade

Themes:  FightingCourts and law

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1924

Title: Newgate stone

First Line: When Claude Duval was in Newgate thrown

Themes:  Prisons

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1694

Title: My dear native isle

First Line: Dear native isle, the summer sun is glowing

Harding B 11(628)

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Edition - Bod12076

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12735

Title: Nix my dolly, pals, fake away

First Line: In a box of the stone jug I was born

Themes:  Crime - 19th centurySlang

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8996

Title: St. Giles bowl

First Line: Should it ever be my lot to ride backward, some day

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Executions

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1924

Title: Newgate stone

First Line: When Claude Duval was in Newgate thrown

Themes:  Prisons

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V4176

Title: Jolly nose

First Line: Jolly nose, the rubies that garnish thy tip

Themes:  Drinking

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V20763

Title: The carpenter's daughter

First Line: The carpenter's daughter was fair and free

Themes:  Rejected suitor

6th Ballad

Title: With neither a chisel, a knife, nor a file

First Line: Tho' with neither a chisel, a knife, nor a file

Themes:  Prisons

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V20783

Title: Farewell my scamps and tories

First Line: Now farewell, my scamps and tories

Subjects:  London (England)

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V26716

Title: St. Giles's roundhouse

First Line: With pipe and punch upon the board

Themes:  Drinking

Harding B 11(1841)

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Edition - Bod14102

Imprint Names:  Marshall, J.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  between 1810 and 1831

Imprint: Marshall, Printer, Newcastle

Ballad - Roud Number: V1924

Title: The Newcastle noodles

First Line: Be easy, good folks, for we're all safe enough

Tune: Canny Newcassel

Authors:  Morrison, James

Subjects:  Newcastle (England)

Harding B 25(1331)

Notes:  Slip

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