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Edition - Bod3475

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, and Toy Watehouse [sic] 6, Great st Andrew street, 7 Dials


Ballad

Title: Cruel father or The maiden's complaint

First Line: Awake, awake, you drowsy sleeper

Themes:  Letter-writingPress-gangsCruel parents

Harding B 25(452)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11693

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrews Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(1382) is another impression Harding B 11(1382) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1038

Title: Gosport beach

First Line: On Gosport beach I landed

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  MerchantsProstitutionLovers reunitedCruel parents

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1581

Title: Jack of all trades

First Line: Oh! I am a drover I drive along the road

Harding B 11(1381)

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Edition - Bod18609

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts 14 Great st Andrew-Sreet [sic], seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 180

Title: The seaman of Dover. In four parts

First Line: A seaman of Dover whose excellent parts

Subjects:  SpainCalais (France)

Themes:  SailorsLovers partedWomen sailorsCruel parents

Harding B 4(95)

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Johnson Ballads 992

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Edition - Bod2294

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7002

Title: The sailors consolation

First Line: One night came on a hurricane

Tune: Bay of Biscay O!

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15083

Title: Love and the fortune of war

First Line: From the moment I ranked as a man

Themes:  Soldiers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 49

Title: The lass of Ocram

First Line: I built my love a gallant ship a ship of northern fame

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentLovers partedCruel parents

Harding B 11(3376)

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