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Edition - Bod6740

Imprint Names:  Henson, G.

Imprint Locations:  Northampton

Imprint: Henson, Printer, &c., Lower End Bridge Street Northampton


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8898

Title: The poor labourers

First Line: You sons of old England, now list to my rhymes

Themes:  Agricultural laborers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 24421

Title: Jolly mortals fill your glasses

First Line: Jolly mortals fill your glasses!

Themes:  Drinking

Firth b.25(399)

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Firth c.16(300)

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Harding B 11(3083)

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Johnson Ballads 3356

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Edition - Bod2129

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, (late Pitt's), wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse 31, Dudley-street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8898

Title: A new song Ptiy [sic] poor labourer's

First Line: You sons of old England come list to my rhymes

Themes:  Agricultural laborers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V11992

Title: I'm spruce young Tiger Sam

First Line: I'm quite my master's man -- in fact my mistress she declares

Themes:  AdulteryServants

Harding B 11(2682)

Notes:  Torn at bottom; parts of several stanzas missing


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Edition - Bod2227

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8898

Title: The poor labourers

First Line: You sons of old England, now list to my rhymes

Themes:  Agricultural laborers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V29338

Title: The male coquet

First Line: I'll tell you a little story

Themes:  Marriage proposals

Harding B 11(3084)

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