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Edition - Bod12849

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12858

Title: William of the ferry

First Line: Near Clyde's gay streams there dwells a maid

Tune: Sweet lass of Richmond hill

Themes:  Press-gangs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V22690

Title: Sailor boy, capering ashore

First Line: Poll, dang't how d'ye do

Subjects:  IndiaSouth Africa

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 28(75)

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Edition - Bod11824

Imprint Names:  Hopwood and Crew

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1880]

Imprint: Published by Hopwood & Crew, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V16125

Title: Here! Here! Here!

First Line: I'm a member for Manchester square

Subjects:  Transvaal (South Africa)Gladstone, W.E. (William Ewart), 1809-1896Bright, John, 1811-1889

Themes:  PoliceSouth African War, 1880-1881Orating

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15814

Title: The ship went down to the bottom of the sea!

First Line: To prove I loved sweet Jenny Jones, I went away a year to- day

Attributation: Written by Joseph Tabra, Esq., for Harry L. Rickards

Authors:  Tabra, Joseph

Performers:  Rickards, Harry, 1848-1911

Subjects:  Brighton (England)

Themes:  ShipwreckRailwaysGolddiggingGiant fish

Harding B 11(1527)

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