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Edition - Bod4205

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1845

Imprint: J. Paul and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(619) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 11767

Title: Clar de kitchen

First Line: In ole Kentuck, in de arternoon

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V977

Title: Oh dear! how I long to get married!

First Line: I am a damsel so blooming and gay

Themes:  Marriage prospects

Firth b.26(55)

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Edition - Bod4206

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

Imprint: [...] and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Firth b.26(55) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 11767

Title: Clar de kitchen

First Line: In ole Kentuck, in de arternoon

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V977

Title: Oh dear! how I long to get married!

First Line: I am a damsel so blooming and gay

Subjects:  Victoria, queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901

Themes:  MarriageSpinsters

Harding B 11(619)

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Edition - Bod2145

Imprint Names:  Stone, R.Keys, E.Reed, S.Brown, A.

Imprint Locations:  ExeterDevonportNewportBristol

Imprint: Printed by Elias Keys, Devonport. Sold by R. Stone, Exeter; A. Brown, Bristol Bridge, Bristol; And S. Reed, Newport, Monmouthshire


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V977

Title: Oh dear! how I long to get married

First Line: I am a damsel so blooming and gay

Subjects:  Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901

Themes:  Marriage prospects - women

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16492

Title: The girl I left behind me

First Line: The wars are o'er, and gentle peace

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 11(2738)

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Edition - Bod12661

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121, Church street, Preston

Series Identifier: 113


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V977

Title: O dear how I long to get married

First Line: I am a damsel so blooming and gay

Themes:  Marriage prospects - women

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2553

Title: Isle of beauty!

First Line: Shades of evening close not o'er us

Themes:  Emigration

Harding B 11(2740)

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Edition - Bod12728

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V977

Title: Oh dear! how I long [to] get married

First Line: I am a damsel so blooming and gay

Themes:  Marriage prospects - women

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2024

Title: [The pirate of the isles]

First Line: I command a sturdy band

Notes:  The title is torn off

Themes:  Piracy

Harding B 11(2741)

Notes:  Torn at upper right corner


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Edition - Bod10197

Imprint Names:  McCall, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1857 and 1877

Imprint: W. M'Call, Printer, 4, Cartwright Place, Byrom Street, Liverpool

Series Identifier: 509


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V977

Title: O dear, how I long to get married

First Line: I am a damsel so blooming and gay

Themes:  Marriage prospects

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1186

Title: Jolly young waterman

First Line: And did you not hear of a jolly young waterman

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Ferrymen

Firth c.20(32)

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Edition - Bod20058

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 52


Ballad - Roud Number: V977

Title: Oh dear, how I long to get married!

First Line: I am a damsel so blooming and gay

Themes:  Marriage prospects - women

Harding B 11(2739)

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Edition - Bod21430

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V977

Title: O dear, how I long to get married

First Line: I am a damsel so blooming and gay

Themes:  Marriage prospects - women

2806 c.13(281)

Notes:  Slip


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