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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 - Bod14207

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Imprint: Printed for the Vendor

Notes:  With a prose account.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4130

Title: Committal of A. Norman a girl, ag[e]d 15 y[e]ars, charged wi[t]h murdering 4 children & attempt on another

First Line: Good parents all pray give attention

Subjects:  Lambeth (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryCrime - 19th centuryServantsChildren

Harding B 12(187)

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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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Edition - Bod13278

Imprint Names:  West, J.

Imprint Locations:  Brighton

Date  [1892]

Imprint: West, Printer, Edward Street, Brighton


Ballad - Roud Number: V4377

Title: Some painful lines on the diabolical murder of little Edith Jeal, aged 5 years, in a field, at Kemp Town, Brighton, on Thursday, December 10th, 1891

First Line: Come, listen to my painful story

Authors:  Brown, C.F.

Subjects:  Brighton (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryCrime - 19th centuryChildrenRape - 19th century1891

Harding B 12(202)

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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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Edition - Bod14211

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V32543

Title: Supposed murder and outrage on the body of a child, at Purfleet, Essex

First Line: The horrible crime is committed we fear

Subjects:  Purfleet (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryCrime - 19th centuryChildrenRape - 19th centurySchools - 19th century

Harding B 12(191)

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Harding B 14(182)

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