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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8618

Titles:
Murder at Cambridge. Robert Brown, stands charged with the murder of Emma Rolfe ... on Thursday night, Aug. 28th, 1876

First Lines:
In the quiet town of Cambridge a deed has been done

Subjects:
Cambridge (England)

Themes:
Prostitution
Murder - 19th century

Edition - Bod7184

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1876

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Machine Printer & Publisher 177, Union- street, Borough, S.E.


Ballad - Roud Number: V8618

Title: Murder at Cambridge. Robert Brown, stands charged with the murder of Emma Rolfe ... on Thursday night, Aug. 28th, 1876

First Line: In the quiet town of Cambridge a deed has been done

Tune: Driven from home

Subjects:  Cambridge (England)

Themes:  ProstitutionMurder - 19th century

Firth b.26(310)

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Firth c.17(185)

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Harding B 14(187)

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Edition - Bod15985

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V34950

Title: The cruel father

First Line: In Cambridge fair city a rich damsel did dwell

Subjects:  Cambridge (England)

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusCruel parentsSuicidePoisoning

Harding B 25(450)

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Edition - Bod19466

Imprint Names:  Wilson

Imprint Locations:  Cambridge

Imprint: Wilson, Printer, Cambridge


Ballad - Roud Number: V33152

Title: Song, to the tune of \"The right little tight little island\"

First Line: The Tories they come

Tune: The right little tight little island

Subjects:  Cambridge (England)Manners-Sutton, Charles, 1780-1845Spring-Rice, Thomas, 1790-1866Gunning, Henry, 1768-1854

Themes:  Parliamentary elections, Cambridge, 1832

Johnson Ballads 1530

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14619

Imprint Names:  Birt, M.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1847]

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V34953

Title: Cambridge and royalty

First Line: You Cambridge folks rejoice

Subjects:  Cambridge (England)Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901Albert, Prince Consort of Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1861

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V17356

Title: Queen's visit to Cambridge great agricultural flower show

First Line: From London tewn [sic] of high renown

Subjects:  Cambridge (England)Victoria, queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901Albert, Prince Consort of Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1861

Themes:  Agricultural shows

Harding B 14(89)

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Edition - Bod2716

Imprint Names:  Birt, M.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1847]

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V34954

Title: The queen's visit to Cambridge, or, The installation of prince Albert, on July 6, 1847

First Line: You people all round Cambridge

Subjects:  Cambridge (England)Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901Albert, Prince Consort of Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1861

Harding B 14(125)

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