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Edition - Bod11821

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson and sou [sic], (late J, Russell,) Printers, 21, Moor- street, Birmingham

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V412

Title: Helen the fair

First Line: Dear Helen one morn from her cottage had stray'd

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social status

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 688

Title: Streams of lovely Nancy

First Line: O the streams of lovoly [sic] Naucy [sic] divided in trhee [sic] parts

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)Chester (England)

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 11(1519)

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Edition - Bod12115

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrews Street, Seven Dials

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V213

Title: Ben Block

First Line: Ben Block was a veteran of naval renown

Authors:  Collins, John, d. 1808

Notes:  Harding B 17(22a) is another edition of this ballad alone. Harding B 25(170) is another edition of this ballad alone.

Themes:  Sailors - veterans

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1305

Title: The generous farmer, or, Poor soldier

First Line: A jolly old farmer once soaking his clay

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 832 is another edition of this ballad alone.

Themes:  Soldiers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V412

Title: Helen the fair, a new song

First Line: Fair Helen one morn from her cottage had stray'd

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social status

Harding B 11(237A)

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