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Edition - Bod6711

Imprint Names:  Batchelar

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1842

Imprint: Batchelar, Printer, 14 Hackney road crescent

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7002

Title: The sailor's consolation in a storm

First Line: The wind came on a hurricane

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8179

Title: England, Europe's glory

First Line: There is a land amidst the waves

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V14995

Title: Safely follow him

First Line: O follow him, nor fearful deem

Firth b.25(37)

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Edition - Bod2294

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: V7002

Title: The sailors consolation

First Line: One night came on a hurricane

Tune: Bay of Biscay O!

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15083

Title: Love and the fortune of war

First Line: From the moment I ranked as a man

Themes:  Soldiers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 49

Title: The lass of Ocram

First Line: I built my love a gallant ship a ship of northern fame

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentLovers partedCruel parents

Harding B 11(3376)

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