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Edition - Bod10233

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: Printed and Published by H. Such 123, Union Street, Boro' S.E.


Ballad - Roud Number: V2919

Title: The Somersetshire tragedy. The dreadful murder at Road

First Line: Oh, what a dreadful consternation

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryChildren

Harding B 14(261)

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Edition - Bod14513

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: Disley, Printer, London

Notes:  With a prose account.


Ballad - Roud Number: V30531

Title: The horrid murder at Purfleet

First Line: You tender parents pay attention

Subjects:  Purfleet (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryChildrenRape - 19th century

Harding B 14(180)

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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 - Bod14215

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: Disley, Printer, 57, High Street, St. Giles, London. W.C.

Notes:  With a prose account.


Ballad

Title: Execution of William Mobbs, at Aylesbury, for the murder of Thomas J. Newbury

First Line: Good Christians all of each degree

Subjects:  Aylesbury (England)Haversham (England)

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

Harding B 12(196)

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Edition - Bod14210

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High Street, St. Giles, London. W.C.

Notes:  With a prose account.


Ballad - Roud Number: V2015

Title: Dreadful murder of a boy at Haversham, in Buckinghamshire

First Line: A sad, a cruel dreadful deed

Notes:  With a prose introduction

Subjects:  Haversham (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryCrime - 19th centuryCourts and law - 19th centuryChildrenSchools - 19th century

Harding B 12(190)

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