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Edition - Bod6681

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: Hodges, Printer, (from I. Pitts,) wholesale toy warehouse, [31 Dudley] street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V277

Title: The bold chamois hunter

First Line: The chamois hunter, the chamois hunter

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6947

Title: The workhouse boy

First Line: The cloth was laid in the vorkhouse hall

Themes:  Poor law

Firth b.25(346)

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Edition - Bod6884

Imprint Names:  Ordoyno, W.

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Imprint: Ordoyno, Printer, Nottingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6947

Title: The poor workhouse boy

First Line: The cloth was laid in the vorkhouse hall

Themes:  Poor law

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13862

Title: The light of other days

First Line: The light of other days is faded

Authors:  Bunn, A. (Alfred), 1796-1860

Firth b.25(598)

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Edition - Bod2558

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Toy Warehouse, 6 St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6947

Title: Workhouse boy

First Line: The cloth vos laid in the vorkhouse hall

Themes:  Poor law

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V574

Title: Meeting of the waters

First Line: There's not in this wide world a valley so sweet

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13816

Title: The Sicilian maid

First Line: I knew a Sicilian maid

Harding B 11(4323)

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Edition - Bod13448

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Wrigley, J., Jr.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterManchester

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale & Retail by J. Wrigley, 3, Rochdale-road [and] Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden-street, Oldham-road, Manchester, and sold by J. Beaumont, 176, York- street, and H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter's-street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 307


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3445

Title: The Turkey cock

First Line: In St. Petersburgh a fellow lived

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6947

Title: Workhouse boy

First Line: The cloth vos laid in the vorkhouse

Themes:  Poor law

Harding B 11(3906)

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Johnson Ballads 1882

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Edition - Bod7040

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 421


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6947

Title: The workhouse boy

First Line: The cloth vas laid in the vorkhouse hall

Themes:  PovertyPoor law

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V193

Title: Beautiful Venice

First Line: Beautiful Venice! City of song!

Subjects:  Venice (Italy)

Firth b.26(173)

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Edition - Bod9283

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V6947

Title: The vorkhouse boy

First Line: The cloth vos laid in the vorkhouse hall

Tune: The mistletoe bough

Themes:  Poor law

Firth c.16(311)

Notes:  Slip


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