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Edition - Bod14211

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V32543

Title: Supposed murder and outrage on the body of a child, at Purfleet, Essex

First Line: The horrible crime is committed we fear

Subjects:  Purfleet (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryCrime - 19th centuryChildrenRape - 19th centurySchools - 19th century

Harding B 12(191)

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Harding B 14(182)

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Edition - Bod14514

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  With a prose account.

Ballad - Roud Number: V32243

Title: The outrage & murder on a little child at Purfleet

First Line: You parents dear that love your children

Tune: Just before the battle mother

Subjects:  Purfleet (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryChildrenRape - 19th century

Harding B 14(181)

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