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Edition - Bod13722

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 39


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1116

Title: Brother soldiers

First Line: Brother soldiers, why cast down?

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V19479

Title: High on the giddy mast

First Line: High on the giddy bending mast

Themes:  Sailors

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1457

Title: Smoking tobacco

First Line: Tobacco is an Indian weed

Themes:  Smoking

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V387

Title: Far, far at sea

First Line: 'Twas at night when the bell had toll'd twelve

Themes:  Ghosts

Harding B 11(476)

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Edition - Bod7223

Imprint Names:  Stephenson

Imprint Locations:  Gateshead

Date  between 1821 and 1850

Imprint: Stephenson, Printer, Gateshead


Ballad - Roud Number: V387

Title: Far, far at sea

First Line: 'Twas night when the bell had toll'd twelve

Themes:  Shipwreck

Firth b.26(435)

Notes:  Printed on blue paper Slip


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Edition - Bod9849

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, Church-Street, Preston

Series Identifier: 509


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3572

Title: The battle and the breeze

First Line: To Britain's glorious walls of oak

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V387

Title: Far, far at sea!

First Line: 'Twas at night when the bell had toll'd twelve

Themes:  Sailors

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V15526

Title: The racer

First Line: There is nothing now talked of wherever you go

Themes:  Running races

2806 c.13(15)

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Firth c.19(35)

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Edition - Bod15146

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by Jennings, Water-lane, Whitefriars, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V387

Title: Far, far at sea!

First Line: Twas at night when the bell had told twelve

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 25(621)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod18305

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad

Title: A new song

First Line: Gully, and Gregson

Themes:  Prizefighting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V387

Title: Far, far at sea

First Line: 'Twas night when the bell had told twelve

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 28(88)

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