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Edition - Bod2290

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W.S. Fortey, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V593

Title: Rule Britannia

First Line: When Britain first at Heaven's command

Authors:  Thomson, James, 1700-1748

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7811

Title: Peter Gray

First Line: My song is of a nice young man

Subjects:  Pennsylvania (U.S.A.)

Harding B 11(3365)

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Edition - Bod7321

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, Printer [sic], 82, Digbeth


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1030

Title: Croppy Boy

First Line: It was early fn [sic] the spring

Themes:  Land tenure - IrelandAgrarian disturbances - Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 267

Title: Young Riley

First Line: As I was walking through the contey [sic] of Cavan

Subjects:  IrelandPennsylvania (U.S.A.)

Themes:  Emigration

Firth b.26(45)

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Edition - Bod10475

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Pitts, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1493

Title: The effects of love. Being a copy of verse written by a young lady, who drowned herself in the river Humber

First Line: Young lovers all I pray draw ne[ar]

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 267

Title: Young Riley

First Line: As I was going through the county of Cavon

Subjects:  IrelandPennsylvania (U.S.A.)

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

Harding B 11(1049)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7811

Titles:
Peter Gray

First Lines:
My song is of a nice young man

Subjects:
Ohio River (U.S.A.)
Pennsylvania (U.S.A.)

Themes:
Indians of North America

Edition - Bod2071

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: H. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher 177, Union Street, Borough, S.E.

Notes:  Harding B 11(2993) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 253


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7811

Title: Peter Gray

First Line: My song is of a nice young man

Subjects:  Pennsylvania (U.S.A.)Ohio River (U.S.A.)

Themes:  Indians of North America

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V938

Title: Ilen oge! Or, Savourneen dheelish

First Line: The moments were sad when my love and I parted

Themes:  Soldiers

Firth c.14(215)

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