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Edition - Bod17515

Imprint Names:  Pollock, J.K.

Imprint Locations:  North Shields

Date  between 1815 and 1855

Imprint: Pollock, Printer, North Shields


Ballad

Title: Easter Tuesday or, The enchantment broke

First Line: Come all my good people, I'd have you to visit

Tune: Derry down

Subjects:  Newcastle (England)

Themes:  Magic shows

Harding B 25(570)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 1970

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod18991

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2637

Title: The Lincolnshire farmer

First Line: The Lincolnshire farmer he had a fair wife

Themes:  CuckoldryMagic

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 8472

Title: Down the burn Davy, a new song

First Line: When trees did bud and fields were green

Harding B 6(31)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3345

Titles:
Wishing gate
The wishing gate

First Lines:
'Twas a Michaelmas eve, and rather late
'Twas a Michaelmas eve and rather late
Twas a Michaelmas eve, and rather late
'Twas a Michaelmas eve rather late
'Twas Michaelmas eve and rather late
Twas a Michaelmas eve and rather late
T'was a Michaelmas eve and rather late
'Twas a Michaelmss [sic] eve rather late

Themes:
Social status
Magic
Wealth

Edition - Bod647

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1658 and 1664

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, and W. Gilbertson


Ballad

Title: A new ballad, intituled, a warning to youth, shewing he [sic] lewd life of a merchants son of London

First Line: In London dwelt a merchant man

Tune: The Lady Darcy

References:

ESTC: R235004

Subjects:  Antwerp (Belgium)Richard III, King of England, 1452-1485

Themes:  MerchantsProstitutionRapeMagic

Wood 401(103)

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Edition - Bod10842

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

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  between 1858 and 1861

Imprint: J. Bebbington, Printer, 31, Oldham Road, Manchester, sold by J. Beaumont, Leeds

Series Identifier: 389


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 398

Title: Caroline of Edinbro' town

First Line: Come all young men and maidens attend unto my rhyme

Subjects:  Edinburgh (Scotland)

Themes:  Elopement

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V375

Title: The daughter of Israel

First Line: A daughter of Israel sat by the stream

Themes:  Jews

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3345

Title: Wishing gate

First Line: 'Twas a Michaelmas eve rather late

Themes:  Magic

Firth c.26(48)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 2637

Titles:
The robber outwitted
The robber outdone
The Lincolnshire farmer
The Lincolnshire farmer's daughter

First Lines:
Come listen awhile and a story I will [te]ll
In Lincolnshire lived a rich farmer
Come listen a while and a story I will tell
The Lincolnshire farmer he had a fair wife
A Lincolnshire farmer who had a fair wife
Come listen awhile and a story I will tel[l]
Come listen awhile and a story I will te[ll]

Subjects:
Lincolnshire (England)
Yorkshire (England)

Themes:
Highwaymen
Magicians
Magic
Farmers
Cuckoldry
Adultery
Women

Edition - Bod5621

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer and Publisher, 177, Union Street, Borough. S.E.

Notes:  Harding B 11(2828) is another edition. Harding B 11(2828) is another edition. Harding B 11(2828) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 371


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3345

Title: The wishing gate

First Line: 'Twas a Michaelmas eve and rather late

Themes:  WealthSocial statusMagic

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1052

Title: There's a path by the river

First Line: There's a path by the river o'ershadow'd by trees

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13807

Title: The old soldier's daughter

First Line: Oh do you remember the old soldier's daughter

Themes:  Soldiers - veterans

Firth b.26(357)

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