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Edition - Bod1542

Imprint Names:  Thompson, G.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1789 and 1820

Imprint: [G. Thompson, Printer]


Ballad - Roud Number: 271

Title: William and Diana

First Line: It's of a liquor merchant in London did dwell

Themes:  Cruel parentsSuicide

2806 c.17(469)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(117)


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Edition - Bod12876

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Nottingham: Printed by Burbage and Stretton

Sheet References:  ESTC: T196819

1st Ballad

Title: The unfortunate Maria. A favourite new song

First Line: As I was walking down by the sea shore

2nd Ballad

Title: The answer to the Jolly ploughing boy. A new song

First Line: Come all you pretty maidens give ear unto my song

Themes:  Lovers partedWomen sailorsCruel parents

Harding B 12(168)

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Edition - Bod10569

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Printed by J. Evans & Son, Long-lane, West-smithfield, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V15880

Title: The tragical ballad of the nobleman's cruelty to his son

First Line: Both parents and lovers I pray now attend

Themes:  Love, unfortunateCruel parentsWarGhostsClergy

Harding B 1(74)

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Edition - Bod8896

Imprint Names:  Evans, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1813

Imprint: Printed and sold by T. Evans, 79, Long Lane, West Smithfield


Ballad - Roud Number: V15880

Title: The nobleman's cruelty to his son

First Line: Both parents and lovers I pray now attend

Themes:  Love, unfortunateCruel parentsWarGhostsClergy

Harding B 1(73)

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Edition - Bod9699

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Printed by J. Evans & Son, Long-lane, West-smithfield, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V15880

Title: The tragical ballad of the nobleman's cruelty to his son

First Line: Both parents and lovers I pray now attend

Themes:  Love, unfortunateCruel parentsWarGhostsClergy

Harding B 1(71)

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Edition - Bod18554

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Printed by J. Evans, Long-lane, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 180

Title: The seaman of Dover. In four parts

First Line: A seaman of Dover whose excellent parts

References:

ESTC: T192402

Subjects:  SpainCalais (France)

Themes:  SailorsLovers partedWomen sailorsCruel parents

Harding B 4(94)

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Edition - Bod18775

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Printed and sold by John Evans, 42, Long-Lane, West- Smithfield, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 180

Title: The seaman of Dover. In four parts

First Line: A seaman of Dover whose excellent parts

References:

ESTC: T192401

Subjects:  SpainCalais (France)

Themes:  SailorsLovers partedWomen sailorsCruel parents

Harding B 4(93)

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Edition - Bod14193

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Burbage and Stretton, Printers, Nottingham

Sheet References:  ESTC: T196820

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 223

Title: A new copy of verses, called The Unhappy pair of Gloucester

First Line: Good people give attention whilst I the truth do tell

Subjects:  North America

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusServantsCruel parentsIndentured servants

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 12657

Title: The lover's complaint. A favourite new song

First Line: Abroad as I walk'd for my recreation

Harding B 12(169)

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Edition - Bod24007

Imprint Names:  Evans, J. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1790

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Evans and Co. No. 41, Long Lane, London

Notes:  Firth c.18(3) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 187

Title: The Yarmouth tragedy; or, The constant lovers

First Line: Lovers, I beg lend an ear to this story

References:

ESTC: N70887

Subjects:  Barbados

Themes:  MerchantsCruel parentsLetter-writingSailorsMurderGhosts

Douce Ballads 3(111)

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Edition - Bod7164

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: George Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 65


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 605

Title: The fair maid in Bedlam

First Line: It was down in Moorfields, as I walked one day

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusCruel parentsInsanityBethlehem Royal Hospital (London, England)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3139

Title: The pretty maid milking her cow

First Line: It was on a fine summer's morning

Themes:  Rural society

Firth b.26(457)

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Edition - Bod24226

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and Sold at the Printing-Office in Bow-Church-Yard, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V2183

Title: The tragical ballad: or, The lady who fell in love with her serving-man

First Line: Good people pray attend

References:

ESTC: N13815

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusServantsCruel parentsTransvestismWomen soldiers

Douce Ballads 3(96a)

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