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Edition - Bod8210

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by Jennings, Water-Lane, Fleetstreet, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 605

Title: Nancy's complaint in Bedlam

First Line: As through Moorfields I walk'd one evening in the spring

Themes:  Lovers reunitedBethlehem Royal Hospital (London, England)

Firth c.12(229)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(1308)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod18311

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Printed for W. Armstrong, Banastre-st.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V913

Title: The coal-hole

First Line: I am a brisk young Irish blade

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 968

Title: Bedlam city

First Line: Down by the side of Bedlam city

Themes:  WarBethlehem Royal Hospital (London, England)

Harding B 28(92)

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Edition - Bod18671

Imprint Names:  Pigott, G.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed and Sold at 60 Old-street


Ballad - Roud Number: V5992

Title: Amelia's complaint, in Bedlam for the loss of her sailor

First Line: Young women with attention listen to what I mention

Themes:  SailorsBethlehem Royal Hospital (London, England)

Harding B 25(43)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod24026

Imprint Names:  Aldermary Church Yard

Imprint Locations:  London

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V31851

Title: The distracted sailor

First Line: Oh! how pleasant are young lovers

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ESTC: T192114

Subjects:  Spain

Themes:  SailorsUnfaithfulnessBethlehem Royal Hospital (London, England)

Douce Ballads 3(23a)

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Harding B 4(45)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 968

Titles:
Bedlam city. Altered from the vulgar ballad
Bedlam city

First Lines:
Down by Bedlam I walk'd one ev'ning
Down by the side of Bedlam city

Themes:
Unrequited love
Bethlehem Royal Hospital (London, England)
War
Insanity

Edition - Bod7164

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: George Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 65


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 605

Title: The fair maid in Bedlam

First Line: It was down in Moorfields, as I walked one day

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusCruel parentsInsanityBethlehem Royal Hospital (London, England)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3139

Title: The pretty maid milking her cow

First Line: It was on a fine summer's morning

Themes:  Rural society

Firth b.26(457)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 605

Titles:
Nancy's complaint in Bedlam
The fair maid in Bedlam

First Lines:
As through Moorfields I walked one evening in the spring
As through Moorfields I walk'd one evening in the spring
It was down in Moorfields, as I walked one day

Themes:
Cruel parents
Lovers parted
Insanity
Lovers reunited
Courtship - difference in social status
Bethlehem Royal Hospital (London, England)

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