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Edition - Bod11658

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15214

Title: Glancy's wedding day

First Line: 'Twas early in the morning on one fine summer's day

Themes:  MarriageIrish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4607

Title: When Mc.Guiness gets a job

First Line: My name is Mick Mc.Guiness I'm a labourer to my trade

Themes:  Migrant labor - Irish

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V16080

Title: The poor forsaken village maid

First Line: A village maid she sat weeping

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentPregnancySuicide

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V15109

Title: Drunken husband

First Line: You married women draw near awhile

Themes:  DrunkennessDomestic strife

Harding B 11(1335)

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