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Edition - Bod10831

Imprint Names:  Cadman, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1855

Imprint: Sold Wholesale and Retail by J. Cadman, Printer, 152, Great Ancoats Street, Manchester

Series Identifier: 96


Ballad - Roud Number: 23262

Title: Child's dream

First Line: Before a lonely cottage once

Themes:  Death - children

Firth c.26(63)

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Edition - Bod4883

Imprint Names:  Russell, S.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1840 and 1851

Imprint: Samuel Russell, Printer, 24, Old Meeting-street, Nephew to the late J. Russell, Moor-street, Birmingham

Notes:  Harding B 11(1202) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13223

Title: A sight for a father

First Line: What a pleasure it is to have a good wife

Tune: Over the water to Charlie

Themes:  Domestic relationsChildren

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 581

Title: Jenny the maid of the moor

First Line: The lasses of Scotland are bonny and free

Firth b.26(189)

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Edition - Bod5599

Imprint Names:  Ross, JohnStewartDalton, W.

Imprint Locations:  NewcastleCarlisleYork

Date  between 1847 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and sold by John Ross, Arcade, Newcastle-upon-Tyne; and may be had of Stewart, 139, Botchergate, Carlisle; and W. Dalton, 96, Walmgate York

Series Identifier: 91


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2164

Title: What man would be without a woman?

First Line: Tho' much I've said and sung about a woman's tongue

Themes:  Domestic relationsChildren

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 16917

Title: The cliffs of old Tynemouth

First Line: Oh! the cliffs of old Tynemouth, they're wild and they're sweet

Subjects:  Tynemouth (England)

Firth b.26(191)

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Harding B 11(4113)

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Edition - Bod5704

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, (from Pitt's,) wholesele [sic] Toy and Marble warehouse, 31 Dudley St. 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V27934

Title: The awful sentance and lamentations of Keene

First Line: I am a sad and wretched man

Themes:  IllegitimacyExecutionsMurder - children

Firth c.17(264)

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Johnson Ballads 459

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Edition - Bod9411

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 98


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4842

Title: One thing or t'other

First Line: I was twenty-one last birth-day

Themes:  Marriage - menChildren

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 12879

Title: Bonny England, O

First Line: Down by a chrystal fountain

Firth c.16(466)

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Johnson Ballads 3317

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Edition - Bod1090

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W.S. Fortey, 2 & 3 Monmouth court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3018

Title: Footsteps on the stairs

First Line: I miss thee now, those little feet

Themes:  Death - children

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 7714

Title: The vacant chair

First Line: We shall meet, but we shall miss him

Authors:  Washburn, Henry Stevenson, 1813-1903

Themes:  Soldiers - death in battle

Firth b.25(214)

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Edition - Bod6721

Imprint Names:  Russell, S.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1840 and 1851

Imprint: Samuel Russell, Printer, 24, Old Meeting-street, Nephew to the late J. Russell, Moor-street, Birm.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12066

Title: All a courting

First Line: And they're all courting, court, court, courting

Themes:  Fortune-tellingCotton textile industry

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V980

Title: A man that is married

First Line: When man first appears at maturity's years

Themes:  Domestic relationsChildren

Firth b.26(185)

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Harding B 11(32)

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Edition - Bod9547

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1876]

Imprint: Disley, Printer, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V30173

Title: Horrid murder of a child at Blackburn

First Line: Once again a dreadful outrage

Subjects:  Blackburn (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryChildrenRape - 19th century

Firth c.17(192)

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Harding B 14(219)

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Edition - Bod9550

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1876]

Notes:  With a prose account.


Ballad - Roud Number: V32585

Title: Trial and execution of William Fish, the Blackburn murderer

First Line: Oh! listen you fathers and mothers

Subjects:  Blackburn (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryChildrenExecutions - 19th centuryRape - 19th century

Firth c.17(194)

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Harding B 14(222)

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