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Edition - Bod13496

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer and Toy Warehouse 6 Great St Andrew Street Seven Dials

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6949

Title: The vorkus gal

First Line: You ax me to sing, of course I shall

Themes:  Poor lawWorkhouses

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 675

Title: The merchant's daughter and constant farmer's son

First Line: It's of a merchnt's [sic] daughter in London town did dwell

Themes:  MerchantsMurderCourtship - difference in social status

Harding B 11(3995)

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Edition - Bod9285

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, from Pitts Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, [...] Street, Seven [...]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3089

Title: A life on the ocean wave

First Line: A life on the ocean wave

Authors:  Serjeant, E.

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6949

Title: Workhouse girl

First Line: You ax me to sing, so of course I shall

Themes:  Poor law

Firth c.16(313)

Notes:  Imprint defaced

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