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Edition - Bod8526

Imprint Names:  Scott, J.Wood, J.

Imprint Locations:  PittenweemEdinburgh

Date  18--

Imprint: J. Scott, Pittenweem; Sold at 49 N. Richmond St., and 6 High Riggs, Edinburgh

Series Identifier: 157

Ballad - Roud Number: V10218

Title: Loss of the ship Francis Spede, dreadful sufferings of the crew

First Line: You landsmen and you seamen bold

Notes:  See Firth c.12(97) for another version of this ballad

Themes:  Cannibalism

Firth c.12(98)

Notes:  Slip.

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Edition - Bod22252

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer

Ballad - Roud Number: 552

Title: New York street

First Line: As I was walking up New York street

Themes:  CannibalismShipwreck

2806 c.17(309)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(200)

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Edition - Bod15551

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Sold by J. Evans, No. 41, Long-Lane

Ballad - Roud Number: 807

Title: Ye sailors bold

First Line: Ye sailors bold that plough the ocean


ESTC: T195674

Subjects:  Lisbon

Themes:  CannibalismShipwreckNaval

Harding B 22(357)

Notes:  Slip

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Edition - Bod24157

Imprint Names:  White, J.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  between 1711 and 1769

Imprint: Newcastle upon Tyne: Printed and Sold by John White

Ballad - Roud Number: 3853

Title: The lady Isabella's tragedy; or, The step-mother's cruelty

First Line: There was a lord of worthy fame

Tune: The lady's fall


ESTC: T37464

Themes:  StepmothersCannibalismMurderCrime - 18th centuryExecutions

Douce Ballads 3(60a)

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Edition - Bod24182

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

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

Ballad - Roud Number: V20351

Title: The Oxfordshire garland. In four parts

First Line: Charming ladies fair, I'll to you declare


ESTC: N10619

Subjects:  Oxford (England)

Themes:  Rivalry in loveLetter-writingMerchantsShipwreckCannibalism

Douce Ballads 3(72a)

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Harding B 39(33)

Notes:  Harding B 39(33) is a photograph of Douce Ballads 3(72a).

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