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Edition - Bod4197

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13755

Title: Alice Gray

First Line: She's all my fancy painted her

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V551

Title: Billy Barlow's wedding

First Line: As I was going down Whitecross street

Themes:  Marriage

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V4441

Title: Nothing

First Line: When rhyming and verses at first were in fashion

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V144

Title: The archer boy

First Line: Oh! elude him not -- the archer boy!

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V16422

Title: The landing of royal Charlie

First Line: There's news from Moidart cam' yestreen

Subjects:  Charles Edward, prince, grandson of James II, king of England, 1720-1788

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V3115

Title: The Invincibles

First Line: When the merry fife and drum

Themes:  Soldiers

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V1750

Title: The troubadour from distant land

First Line: From distant climes a troubadour

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V3705

Title: The moon is on the hill

First Line: Awake my light, my sleeping love

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V2050

Title: Native land good-night

First Line: Adieu! adieu! my native shore

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V9566

Title: Isabel

First Line: Wake! dearest wake! and again united

Johnson Ballads fol. 130

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Edition - Bod12477

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V551

Title: Billy Barlow's wedding

First Line: As I was going down Whitecross-street

Themes:  Weddings

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V550

Title: Billy Barlow's wedding miseries

First Line: Good folks, I'm craz'd, and sinking with woe

Themes:  AdulteryMarriageDomestic strife

Harding B 11(284)

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