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Edition - Bod1519

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(4246) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2937

Title: My dear mother's grave

First Line: By the side of a clear crystal river

Tune: Gentle Annie

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V30048

Title: Will-o'-the-wisp

First Line: When night's dark mantle has covered all

Themes:  Will o' the wisp

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V20265

Title: Rockbarton

First Line: One morning as I started being eager for to travel

2806 b.11(257)

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Edition - Bod2126

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1855 and 1861

Imprint: Printed and Published by E. Hodges, (from Pitt's,) Wholesale Toy & Marble warehouse, 26, Grafton-St., Soho, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20265

Title: A new song in praise of Rockbarton!

First Line: One morning as I started being eager for to travel

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2819

Title: Lilly Dale

First Line: Twas a calm still night & the moon's pale light

Harding B 11(2674)

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Edition - Bod12832

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High Street, St. Giles

Notes:  2806 b.11(257) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2937

Title: My dear mother's grave

First Line: By the side of a clear crystal river

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V30048

Title: Will-o'-the-wisp

First Line: When night's dark mantle has covered all

Themes:  Apparitions

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V20265

Title: Rockbarton

First Line: One morning as I started being eager for to travel

Harding B 11(4246)

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Edition - Bod9462

Imprint Names:  Haly

Imprint Locations:  Cork?

Notes:  Harding B 26(526) is another edition Johnson Ballads 3057 is another edition


Ballad - Roud Number: V20265

Title: The praise of Rockbarton

First Line: One morning as I started being eager for travel

2806 c.8(31)

Notes:  Slip. Illustration illegible.


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Edition - Bod20346

Imprint Names:  Haly

Imprint Locations:  Cork

Date  18--

Imprint: Haly, Printer South Main St, Cork

Notes:  Slip. 2806 c.8(31) is another edition Harding B 26(526) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V20265

Title: The praises of Rockbarton

First Line: One morning as I started being eager for to travel

Themes:  Stately homes

Johnson Ballads 3057

Notes:  Illustration is illegible Slip. Slip.


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Edition - Bod23320

Imprint Names:  Haly

Imprint Locations:  Cork

Date  18--

Imprint: Haly, Printer, Cork

Notes:  2806 c.8(31) is another edition Johnson Ballads 3057 is another edition


Ballad - Roud Number: V20265

Title: The praises of Rockbarton

First Line: One morning as I started being eager for to travel

Harding B 26(526)

Notes:  Slip. Slip.


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