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Edition - Bod12121

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 975


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V14835

Title: Little Dick

First Line: Eawr little Dick is varra ill

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4626

Title: Nelly's gone for ever

First Line: Leaving the village at the dawning

Themes:  Death

Harding B 11(2157)

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Edition - Bod7425

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Manchester: T. Pearson, Machine Printer, 4 and 6, Chadderton Street, Oldham Road

Series Identifier: 692


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3901

Title: Happy costermonger Bill

First Line: I'm a member of a class of boys

Attributation: Written and composed by Mr. Frank W. Egerton expressly for Jolly little Lewis ... and ... Fred. Rickards, Liverpool

Authors:  Egerton, Frank W.

Performers:  LewisRickards, Fred

Performance Locations:  Liverpool

Themes:  Street traders

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4626

Title: Nelly's gone for ever

First Line: Leaving the village at the dawning

Performers:  Christy Minstrels

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V7365

Title: Bom, bom, bom, or, Pretty Polly Pringle

First Line: I'll sing s [sic] tale, and tell a song

Performers:  Leybourne, George, 1842-1884

Themes:  Rejected suitorPolice

Firth b.26(66)

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Firth c.14(310)

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Edition - Bod8640

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad

Title: Funeral's to-morrow

First Line: [I] will sing of Mick Megurk

Themes:  Fighting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V30289

Title: Trafalgar

First Line: I'll sing of famed Trafalgr [sic] if you'll listen unto me

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Themes:  Trafalgar, battle of, 1805

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 6404

Title: A flower from angel mother's grave

First Line: I've a casket at home that is fill'd with precious gems

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V4626

Title: Nelly's gone for ever

First Line: Leaving the village at the dawuing [sic]

Firth c.13(226)

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