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Edition - Bod2141

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 910


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 9059

Title: Norah Mc.Sheen, or I am leaving Ballimoney

First Line: I have left Ballimoney a long way behind me

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V981

Title: Poor married man

First Line: Oh! what trouble poor man's life is

Themes:  Marriage - men

Harding B 11(2717)

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Edition - Bod12965

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5740

Title: Poor Mary Anne

First Line: Here below the green turf sleepeth

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V981

Title: The poor married man

First Line: Oh what sorrow a poor man's life is

Themes:  Marriage - men

Harding B 11(3092)

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Edition - Bod10069

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: Printed and Sold by H. Such, 123, Union Street, Boro' S.E.

Series Identifier: 209


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 15912

Title: The barrel of pork

First Line: Two Israelite brothers in New York once dwelt

Subjects:  New York (N.Y.)

Themes:  CannibalismJews

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V981

Title: Poor married man

First Line: Oh, what sorrow a poor man's life is

Themes:  Domestic economyPawnbrokers

Firth c.20(132)

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Harding B 11(170)

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Edition - Bod10387

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1858 and 1861

Imprint: J. Bebbington, Printer, 31, Oldham Road, Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V981

Title: Poor married man

First Line: Oh, what a sorrow a poor man's life is

Themes:  Marriage - menDomestic economy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4621

Title: Days when I was hard up

First Line: In the days when I was hard up, not many years ago

Themes:  Poverty

Firth c.26(29)

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Firth c.26(112)

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