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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 - Bod16391

Imprint Names:  Moore, J.

Imprint Locations:  Belfast

Date  between 1846 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and sold, by J. Moore, 1, Castle cour[t]


Ballad - Roud Number: 271

Title: Villikins & his Dinah

First Line: It's of a rich merchant in London did vell [sic]

Themes:  MerchantsCruel parentsSuicide

Harding B 26(662)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod7701

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 4


Ballad - Roud Number: V30429

Title: The doublet of gray; or, Theodore and Madeline

First Line: Beneath the tall turrets that nod o'er the dell

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusCruel parentsSuicide

Firth b.27(460)

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Harding B 11(950)

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Edition - Bod15985

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V34950

Title: The cruel father

First Line: In Cambridge fair city a rich damsel did dwell

Subjects:  Cambridge (England)

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusCruel parentsSuicidePoisoning

Harding B 25(450)

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Edition - Bod23149

Imprint Names:  Burton, R.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1641 and 1674

Imprint: Printed for R. Burton, at the Horse-shooe in West-smith- field


Ballad - Roud Number: V32989

Title: Loves downfall

First Line: Draw near young maidens every one

Tune: Flora farewell

References:

ESTC: R234900

Themes:  SuicideCourtship - difference in social statusServantsWomenCruel parentsLetter-writing

4o Rawl. 566(27b)

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