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Edition - Bod20725

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 996


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 24497

Title: Kiss me mother kiss your darling

First Line: Kiss me mother, kiss your darling

Performers:  Christy Minstrels

Themes:  Death - children

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3561

Title: The stars will light me home

First Line: When far away from thee, love

Harding B 11(2006)

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Edition - Bod23026

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 1036


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4574

Title: Kiss me and I'll go to sleep

First Line: Oh, father come and sit by me

Themes:  Death - children

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15282

Title: Where the flowery praties grow

First Line: Sure I'm Denny Blake from Ireland fair

Subjects:  Ireland

Harding B 11(2005)

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Edition - Bod13431

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  Harding B 11(125) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 907


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V10485

Title: The backslider's return; or The infidel's deathbed repentance

First Line: O, Saviour, I have found thee!

Authors:  Dawson, S.

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3964

Title: The dying boy's reflections

First Line: Oh, speak to me, dear mother, and let thine eyes of blue

Themes:  Death - childrenStepmothers

Harding B 11(126)

Notes:  Harding B 11(126) is another impression.


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Edition - Bod23604

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  Harding B 11(126) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 907


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V10485

Title: The backslider's return; or The infidel's deathbed repentance

First Line: O, Saviour, I have found thee!

Attributation: Composed by S. Dawson

Authors:  Dawson, S.

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3964

Title: The dying boy's reflections

First Line: Oh, speak to me, dear mother, and let thine eyes of blue

Themes:  Death - childrenStepmothers

Harding B 11(125)

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Edition - Bod13791

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Preston

Series Identifier: 529


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V909

Title: The charity boy

First Line: No doubt you wonders who I is

Subjects:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

Themes:  EducationChildren

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13229

Title: Buy a broom

First Line: From Trenchland I came with my light ware all laden

Themes:  Street traders

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1044

Title: Rise, gentle moon

First Line: Day has gone down on the Baltic's broad billow

Themes:  Night

Harding B 11(575)

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Edition - Bod14544

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  With a prose account.

Series Identifier: 1127


Ballad - Roud Number: V32486

Title: Horrible case of child starvation at Sunderland

First Line: A poor unfortunate little angel

Subjects:  Sunderland (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryChildren

Harding B 14(242)

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Edition - Bod14204

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  [1877]

Series Identifier: 1135


Ballad - Roud Number: V26721

Title: Horrible child murder and robbery at Macclesfield, committed ... March 24th, 1877

First Line: A poor little child of most tender years

Subjects:  Macclesfield (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryCrime - 19th centuryChildren1877

Harding B 12(180)

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Edition - Bod14516

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  [1875]

Notes:  With a prose account.

Series Identifier: 1083


Ballad - Roud Number: V33045

Title: Execution of the Purfleet murderer at Springfield gaol

First Line: Upon Easter Monday within Chelmsford gaol

Tune: Driven from home

Subjects:  Purfleet (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryChildrenExecutions - 19th century

Harding B 14(183)

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Edition - Bod14517

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  [1875]

Series Identifier: 1082


Ballad

Title: Execution of the Purfleet murderer

First Line: Richard Coates, that cruel murderer

Tune: Just before the battle

Subjects:  Purfleet (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryChildrenExecutions - 19th century

Harding B 14(184)

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Edition - Bod12251

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  [1876]

Notes:  With a prose introduction.

Series Identifier: 1104


Ballad

Title: Horrible crime at Blackburn

First Line: A murder so wicked and so cruel

Subjects:  Blackburn (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryCrime - 19th centurySex crimes - 19th centuryChildren1876

Harding B 12(179)

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Edition - Bod12915

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  With a prose account.

Series Identifier: 1101


Ballad - Roud Number: V33120

Title: Awful murder of a child named Emily Holland, at Blackburn

First Line: O, list to the awful and heartrending tale

Subjects:  Blackburn (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryCrime - 19th centuryRape - 19th centuryChildren1876

Harding B 12(186)

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