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Edition - Bod6525

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: V1982

Title: Man's best friend is a good wife at home

First Line: Of my wife I sing in praise

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4229

Title: The squire outwitted

First Line: It is of a young couple their hearts were sincere

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusLovers parted

Firth b.25(165)

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Firth c.20(92)

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Harding B 11(2310)

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Edition - Bod12352

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W.S. Fortey, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1982

Title: Man's best friend

First Line: Of my wife I will sing in praise

Tune: Old dog Tray

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13774

Title: Ever of thee I'm fondly dreaming

First Line: Ever of thee I'm fondly dreaming

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1234

Title: Come, landlord, fill a flowing bowl

First Line: Come, landlord fill a flowing bowl

Themes:  Drinking

Harding B 11(2318)

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Edition - Bod12402

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

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

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1102 is another issue Johnson Ballads 1102 is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1982

Title: A man's best friend

First Line: Of my wife I will sing in praise

Tune: Old dog Tray

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13774

Title: Ever of thee

First Line: Ever of thee I'm fondly dreaming

Harding B 11(2311)

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Edition - Bod12928

Imprint Names:  Wrigley, J., Jr.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Wrigley, Junr., 3, Rochdale Road, Manchester [and] J. Bebbington, Printer, 31, Oldham Road, Manchester

Notes:  J. Wrigley, Jr., bought Bebbington's plates

Series Identifier: 435


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2687

Title: The wandering bard, or The tramping boy

First Line: I'm the wandering bard of Manchester from scribbling can't refrain

Themes:  Ballad-sellers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5386

Title: Poll she was my wife

First Line: Full sixteen years I've plough'd the faithless ocean

Themes:  Sailors

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1982

Title: A man's best friend

First Line: Of my wife I will sing in praise

Harding B 11(3049)

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Edition - Bod19145

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(2311) is another issue Harding B 11(2311) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1982

Title: A mans best friend

First Line: Of my wife I will sing in praise

Tune: Old dog Tray

Themes:  Marriage - men

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13774

Title: Ever of thee

First Line: Ever of thee I'm fondly dreaming

Johnson Ballads 1102

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