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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8991

The jolly skiffsman

First Lines:
His skiff is on de deep, I gaze o'er de sea

Blackface minstrelsy - women

Edition - Bod7366

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 8

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3847

Title: The banks of the Dee

First Line: 'Twas summer, and softly the breezes were blowing

Authors:  Tait, John, 1748-1817

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8991

Title: The jolly skiffsman

First Line: His skiff is on de deep, I gaze o'er de sea

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy - women

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1947

Title: I'm going ober de mountain

First Line: De queerest chap I eber see

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth b.26(496)

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Firth b.28(32b)

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Harding B 11(155)

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Johnson Ballads 1564

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Johnson Ballads 1565

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Johnson d.1773(p. 253v)

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