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Edition - Bod1551

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: 3913

Title: Old miser

First Line: It's of an old miser in London did dwell

Themes:  Misers

2806 c.16(16)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(1414)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod12458

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at Such's Song Mart, 177, (late 123,) Union Street, Boro' S.E.

Series Identifier: 354


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V23531

Title: The miser's man

First Line: Oh dear, these are shocking hard times

Themes:  MisersServants

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4717

Title: Molly astore

First Line: As down on Banna's banks I strayed

Harding B 11(2435)

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Edition - Bod24367

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: Disley, Printer, 57, High-street, St. Giles


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15138

Title: The old miser

First Line: In this world there's men of all sorts

Themes:  Misers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1235

Title: Ben Low

First Line: Kind friends, excuse me asking

Notes:  Harding B 15(10b) is another impression of this ballad alone

Themes:  Beggars

Firth b.25(169)

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Edition - Bod6618

Imprint Names:  Fordyce, W. and T.Whinham, J. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  NewcastleCarlisle

Date  c.1840

Imprint: Printed & sold by W. & T. Fordyce, Newcastle & Hull; J. Whinham and Co. 66, Scotch street, Carlisle

Series Identifier: 184


1st Ballad

Title: The old miser

First Line: 'Tis of an old miser, who in London did dwell

Themes:  Press-gangsLovers partedMisersCruel father

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1081

Title: American stranger

First Line: I am a stranger in this country

Firth b.25(273)

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Firth c.13(295)

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Harding B 11(2818)

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Edition - Bod12587

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15030

Title: Sequel to the Irish emigrant

First Line: Oh Mary, I should happy be if you was but alive

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad

Title: The old miser

First Line: 'Tis of an old miser who in London did dwell

Themes:  SailorsLovers partedMisers

Harding B 11(3451)

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