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Edition - Bod14014

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: [Bebbingt]on, Printer, [26, Goul]den Street, Oldham-road, Manchester; sold by H. Andrews and J. Beaumont, Leeds

Series Identifier: 136


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15102

Title: Donny-brook fair

First Line: One day rolling down, through fair Wexford town

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Fairs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15020

Title: Lazy society

First Line: O this world is so hard to get through

Harding B 11(936)

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Edition - Bod9913

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Printed by Thomas Pearson, 4 and 6, Chadderton Street, Oldham Road, Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: V5601

Title: Ramble round the fair

First Line: Some gents take delight in a ramble at night

Themes:  Fairs

Firth c.19(165)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21901

Imprint Names:  Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  18--

Imprint: Sold, Wholesale and Retail, by J. Livsey, No. 12, Whittle- street, Oldham-street, Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: V15157

Title: Rigs of the fair

First Line: You lads and lasses every where

Themes:  Fairs

2806 c.16(196)

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Edition - Bod17565

Imprint Names:  Shelmerdine, W. and J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1800 and 1849

Imprint: W. & J. Shelmerdine, printers, Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: V9762

Title: Bartholomew fair

First Line: Here are theatres rising stupendous to sight

Themes:  FairsBartholomew Fair

Harding B 25(130)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21862

Imprint Names:  Jacques, G.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and sold wholesale and retail, by G. Jacques, Oldham Road Library, Manchester

Series Identifier: 47


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4001

Title: Humours of Bartlemy fair

First Line: Come bustle, neighbour Sprig, clap on your hat and wig

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  FairsEntertainmentsBartholomew FairExotics

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V21005

Title: The turnpike man

First Line: He that would thrive must rise by five

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Turnpikes

2806 c.16(160)

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Harding B 11(1597)

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Edition - Bod14104

Imprint Names:  Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  18--

Imprint: Printed by J. Livsey, 12, Whittle-street, Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4885

Title: Dolly Dixon

First Line: I'm Robin the ploughboy fro Saddleworth come

Themes:  Fairs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V22720

Title: Navvy on the line

First Line: I am a navy [sic] bo[l]d, that has tramp'd the country round, sir

Themes:  Migrant labor - Irish

Harding B 11(926)

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