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Edition - Bod4165

Imprint Names:  Wilson, J.

Imprint Locations:  Bideford

Imprint: Wilson, Printer, Bideford

Notes:  Part of a sheet of eight; see Firth b.26(467/468).


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5639

Title: Smoky house, and scolding wife

First Line: The tale is true I've often heard

Themes:  TavernsDomestic relations

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 381

Title: Second thoughts are best

First Line: Come write me down ye powers above

Firth b.27(115)

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Firth c.20(111)

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Edition - Bod2332

Imprint Names:  Wilson, J.

Imprint Locations:  Bideford

Notes:  See Firth b.26(467/468) for imprint. For the first illustration, see Davison catalogue, No. 322.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5639

Title: Smoky house, and scolding wife

First Line: The tale is true I've often heard

Themes:  TavernsDomestic strife

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 381

Title: Second thoughts are best

First Line: Come write me down ye powers above

Harding B 11(3551)

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Edition - Bod2333

Imprint Names:  Hoggett, T.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1816 and 1843

Imprint: Hoggett, Printer


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5639

Title: A smoky house and a scolding wife

First Line: The tale is true I've often heard

Themes:  TavernsDomestic relations

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V12208

Title: The way of the world

First Line: 'Tis the way of the world I'm going to review

Harding B 11(3552)

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Edition - Bod12938

Imprint Names:  Wilson, J.

Imprint Locations:  Bideford

Imprint: Wilson, Printer, Bideford

Notes:  See Harding B 11(4026).


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9630

Title: The wandering boy

First Line: When the winter wind whistles along the wild moor

Authors:  White, Henry Kirke, 1785-1806

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1240

Title: Old Towler

First Line: Bright chanticleer proclaims the dawn

Themes:  Hunting

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V4160

Title: The mariner's compass

First Line: Sam spritsail's a lad you delight in

Themes:  Sailors

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 12680

Title: The woodpecker

First Line: I knew by the smoke that so gracefully curl'd

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V5639

Title: Smoky house, and scolding wife

First Line: The tale is true I've often heard

Themes:  TavernsDomestic relations

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 13449

Title: Home, sweet home

First Line: Mid pleasures and places [sic] tho' we may roam

Authors:  Payne, John Howard, 1791-1852

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 381

Title: Second thoughts are best

First Line: Come write me down ye powers above

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V3501

Title: Answer to Home, sweet home

First Line: I was courted by a young man, who led me astray

Firth b.26(467/468)

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Edition - Bod16117

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed & sold by J. Pitts, 14 grea[t] Andrew Street seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V5639

Title: A smoky house and scolding wife

First Line: The tale is true I have often heard

Themes:  TavernsDomestic relations

Harding B 25(1791)

Notes:  Slip


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