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Edition - Bod12611

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 23133

Title: Bewildered maid, or, Slow broke the light

First Line: Slow broke the light, and sweet breathed the morn

Themes:  Soldiers - death in battle

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 266

Title: The banks of Cludy [sic]

First Line: T'was one summer's morning, all in the month of May

Subjects:  SpainTroy

Themes:  SoldiersLovers reunited

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 901

Title: Lost lady found

First Line: 'Twas down in a valley, a young damsel did dwell

Subjects:  Dublin (Ireland)

Themes:  GipsiesKidnapping

Harding B 11(266)

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Edition - Bod18373

Imprint Names:  Aldermary Church Yard

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed and Sold in Aldermary Church Yard, Bow Lane, London

Notes:  Compare the illustration of Douce Ballads 3(102b)

Ballad - Roud Number: V19069

Title: An excellent old ballad, entitled The wandering prince of Troy

First Line: When Troy town had for ten years wars

Tune: Queen Dido


ESTC: T192595

Subjects:  Aeneas, Prince of Troy

Harding B 5(76)

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Edition - Bod18955

Imprint Names:  Butler, J.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  c.1792

Imprint: Printed by J. Butler, High Street, Worcester

Notes:  Caption of illustration: Fama Volat. [Flying Fame]

Ballad - Roud Number: V19069

Title: The wandering prince of Troy

First Line: When Troy town, for ten years wars

Notes:  See Simpson for the association of the tune \"Flying fame,\" alluded to in the cut, with the tune \"Queen Dido, or Troy Town\"


ESTC: T192597

Subjects:  Aeneas, Prince of Troy

Harding B 5(77)

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