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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 8092

Great meat pie
The great meat pie

First Lines:
You've heard of the wond'rous crocodile, and the thund'ring great sea snake
You've heard of the wond'rous crocodile


Edition - Bod11667

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, Church St., Preston

Series Identifier: 169

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 8092

Title: The great meat pie

First Line: You've heard of the wond'rous crocodile

Themes:  Cooking

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V946

Title: Oh, rest thee babe

First Line: Oh, slumber my darling

Themes:  Lullaby

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V9620

Title: An old man will never do for me

First Line: An old man would be a wooing

Harding B 11(1408)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1764

The great fat goose

First Lines:
Now Christmas it is drawing nigh

South America

St. Paul's cathedral$zLondon

Edition - Bod11718

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer, 18 Great St. Andrew Street, 7 Dials

Ballad - Roud Number: V1764

Title: The great fat goose

First Line: Now Christmas it is drawing nigh

Subjects:  South America

Themes:  ChristmasCookingSt. Paul's cathedral$zLondon

Harding B 11(1404)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 12625

Great big Irish stew

First Lines:
I am going to tell you a tale so fine

Migrant labor - Irish
St. Paul's cathedral$zLondon

Edition - Bod5793

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Wrigley, J., Jr.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsManchester

Date  between 1858 and 1861

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 31, Oldham Road, Manchester, sold by J. Beaumont, 176, York Street, Leeds [and] Printed and Sold by J. Wrigley, Junr. 3, Rochdale Road, Manchester

Notes:  Wrigley acquired Bebbington's plates; see Firth c.26(242)

Series Identifier: 347

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12625

Title: Great big Irish stew

First Line: I am going to tell you a tale so fine

Themes:  Migrant labor - IrishCookingSt. Paul's cathedral$zLondon

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: Pretty plough boy

First Line: It's of a pretty plough boy was gazing o'er his plough

Themes:  Social statusPress-gangsLovers parted

Harding B 11(1400)

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