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Edition - Bod23450

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.Blare, J.Brooksby, P.Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1683 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, J. Deacon, J. Blare and J. Back

Ballad - Roud Number: V9424

Title: A prospective-glass for Christians; to behold the reigning sins of this age: or The complaint of truth and conscience against pride, envy, hatred, and malice

First Line: As in a slumber I was laid

Tune: Monstrous women


ESTC: R227339

Themes:  WealthMorality

Don. b.13(89)

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Edition - Bod672

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 - Roud Number: V9422

Title: Prides fall, or a warning for all English women. By the example of a strange monster born of late in Germany, by a merchants proud wife in Geneva

First Line: Englands fair dainty dames see here the fall of pride

Tune: All you that love good fellows


ESTC: R182103

Subjects:  HollandGermany

Themes:  MerchantsMonstrous birthsMorality

Wood 401(157)

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Edition - Bod13592

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-Court

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9228

Title: Bottle of good rum

First Line: Let farmers praise their grounds, & huntsmen praise their hounds

Themes:  DrinkingMoral reform

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V17360

Title: The Indian maid

First Line: Oh! this was the cot of the Indian maid

Themes:  Unrequited love

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V25375

Title: The poor peasant boy

First Line: Thrown on the wide world

Themes:  Orphans

Harding B 11(418)

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