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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


Ballad

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

First Line: Now Whitsuntide it is arriv'd

References:

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 - 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 - Bod1582

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: G. Walker, Printer, Durham

Notes:  Compare the first illustration to the illustration on p. 129 of Select Fables; with cuts ... by Thomas and John Bewick, and others ... (Newcastle, 1820).

Series Identifier: 32


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1610

Title: Answer to Colin & Phoebe

First Line: Come, come dearest Phoebe, let's away to the fair

Themes:  Fairs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1076

Title: Follow the drum

First Line: 'Twas in the merry month of May

Themes:  SoldiersVolunteers

2806 c.16(283)

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Harding B 11(72)

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Johnson Ballads 1561

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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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