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Edition - Bod8064

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  [1852]

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Office -- North Road, Preston

Series Identifier: 694

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V30171

Title: Verses on the awful calamity at Holmfirth by the bursting of a reservoir ... on Thursday February 5th, 1852

First Line: Oh, did you hear the dreadful news

Themes:  1852

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 7630

Title: I won't be a nun

First Line: Now, is it not a pity such a pretty girl as I

Themes:  Marriage prospects - women

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