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Edition - Bod196

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union- st., Boro'. S.E.

Notes:  Harding B 11(255) is another issue.

Series Identifier: 606


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20746

Title: The best of all good company

First Line: Sing! who sings

Notes:  Harding B 15(11b) is another issue of this ballad alone.

Themes:  DrinkingWine

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13921

Title: Mother kissed me in my dream

First Line: Lying on my dying bed

Themes:  MilitarySoldiers - death in battle

Firth b.26(285)

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Edition - Bod12594

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union- st., Boro'.

Notes:  Firth b.26(285) is another issue Firth b.26(285) is another issue.

Series Identifier: 606


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20746

Title: The best of all good company

First Line: Sing! who sings

Notes:  Harding B 15(11b) is another issue of this ballad alone

Themes:  Wine

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13921

Title: Mother kissed me in my dream

First Line: Lying on my dying bed

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 11(255)

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Edition - Bod14446

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

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

Notes:  Slip. Other issues appear in sheets of two ballads; see Firth b.26(285) and Harding B 11(255)


Ballad - Roud Number: V20746

Title: The best of all good company

First Line: Sing! -- who sings

Themes:  Wine

Harding B 15(11b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod20099

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 42


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13789

Title: The maid of Judah

First Line: No more shall the children of Judah sing

Themes:  Jews

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20746

Title: Best of all good company

First Line: Sing -- who sings

Themes:  Drinking

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V20558

Title: Molly Popps

First Line: One morn whilst I was brewing

Themes:  Rejected suitor

Johnson Ballads 2662

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