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Edition - Bod9989

Imprint Names:  Dever, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: W. Dever, 18, Gt. St. Anerew [sic] Street, Seven Dals [sic]


Title: Poor old Greenwich fair

First Line: Come all you lads and lasses to my ditty lend an ear

Themes:  Fairs

Firth c.19(138)

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Edition - Bod9997

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1794

Imprint: Sold at No. 42, Long Lane Printed in June, 1794


Title: Whitsun holidays. Or, Greenwich all alive-O, and to Bow fair we will drive-O

First Line: Now Whitsuntide it is arriv'd


ESTC: T10528

Themes:  Fairs

Firth c.19(146)

Notes:  Slip

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Harding B 22(343)

Notes:  Slip

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Edition - Bod10006

Imprint Names:  Haly

Imprint Locations:  Cork

Date  18--

Imprint: Haly, Printer, Cork

Ballad - Roud Number: V1919

Title: A favourite new song The servants' hiring

First Line: You young men and maidens draw near for a while

Authors:  O'Sullivan, Patrick

Themes:  Hiring fairs

Firth c.19(155)

Notes:  Slip

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Edition - Bod22724

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by Jennings, Water-lane, Fleet-street, London

Ballad - Roud Number: V9761

Title: Countryman's visit to Bartholomew fair

First Line: I came to London on the other day

Themes:  Countryman in LondonBartholomew Fair

2806 c.18(75)

Notes:  Slip

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Firth b.25(466)

Notes:  Slip

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Firth c.19(144)

Notes:  Slip

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Harding B 25(437)

Notes:  Slip

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Edition - Bod7246

Imprint Names:  Sefton, H.F.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  between 1844 and 1856

Imprint: Printed and Sold by H.F. Sefton, 33, Broad Street, Worcester

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3344

Title: Jockey to the fair

First Line: 'Twas on the morn of sweet May-day

Themes:  FairsRural society

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13864

Title: The maid of Llangollen

First Line: Tho' lowly my lot and though poor my estate

Subjects:  Wales

Themes:  WealthSocial status

Firth b.26(372)

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