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Edition - Bod23563

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed at Pitts Wholesale Toy and Marb [sic] Warehouse, 6, Great st. Andrew street 7 di[als]


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V253

Title: Birmingham boy in London

First Line: When first I left my mother my sister and brother

Themes:  Countryman in London

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1308

Title: The downhill of life

First Line: In the downhill of life when I find I'm declining

Authors:  Collins, John, d. 1808

Themes:  Rural societyNabobs

Douce Ballads 4(63/64)

Notes:  Printed on blue paper. The motto in the illustration is: Nos mori Adami vivimus tellure colenda


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