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Edition - Bod24064

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Ballad - Roud Number: V17428

Title: Constance and Anthony; or, An admirable northern story

First Line: Two lovers in the north

Tune: I would thou were in Shrewsbury


ESTC: T206050

Subjects:  Spain

Themes:  ShipwreckPiracyTransvestismWomen sailors

Douce Ballads 3(16a)

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Edition - Bod24148

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V8217

Title: The loyal martyrs; or, Bloody inquisitor

First Line: Of all the nations in the universe


ESTC: T38751

Subjects:  Spain

Themes:  Catholic ChurchSpanish inquisition

Douce Ballads 3(54b)

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Edition - Bod16507

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]


Title: A new song, on the war with Spain

First Line: Huzza! huzza! all hail to Britain's glory

Tune: Huzza my valiant countrymen

Subjects:  SpainSouth America

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815Great Britain - colonies

Harding B 22(217)

Notes:  Slip

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Edition - Bod18806

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Ballad - Roud Number: 180

Title: The seaman of Dover

First Line: A seaman of Dover, whose excellent parts


ESTC: T47232

Subjects:  SpainCalais (France)

Themes:  SailorsLovers partedWomen sailorsCruel parents

Harding B 4(92)

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Edition - Bod21899

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 834

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V32689

Title: The doings of the day

First Line: On the doings of the day, a word or two I'll say

Authors:  Alberts, Fred

Performers:  Durden, Richard

Subjects:  Livingstone, David, 1813-1873Stanley, Henry Morton, 1841-1904

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryPrices

2nd Ballad

Title: Flies alive

First Line: Kind friends, if you'll listen, I'll tell you no lies

Performers:  Saunders, R.H.

Themes:  Fly-papers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V15071

Title: The muleteer

First Line: I am a simple muleteer

Performers:  Brennir, Carl

Subjects:  Spain

2806 c.16(194)

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Harding B 11(921)

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