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Edition - Bod9323

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V911

Title: Chelsea ladies confessing their sins

First Line: [I] once knew a parson in Chelsea did dwell

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Religion

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V21330

Title: Tapping at the window

First Line: Tapping at the window

Themes:  Peeping

Firth c.16(360)

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Harding B 11(590)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1602

Ellen Booth

First Lines:
When I was twenty-three I courted Ellen Booth
When I was twenty-three
When I was twenty-three, I courted Ellen Booth

Practical jokes

Edition - Bod13837

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: Lonudon [sic]: H. Such, Printer, 123, Union-st., Boro' and at 83, White Cross-st., St. Luke's

Series Identifier: 267

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 126

Title: The Derby ram

First Line: As I was going to Derby

Subjects:  Derby (England)

Themes:  Markets

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1602

Title: Ellen Booth

First Line: When I was twenty-three

Tune: Devil and little Mike

Themes:  PeepingPractical jokes

Harding B 11(868)

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Edition - Bod10231

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1882 and 1901

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W.S. Fortey, 4 Great St. Andrew Street, Bloomsbury

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15940

Title: I can't get at it

First Line: I never was a greedy chap, not even when a child

Themes:  Food

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15622

Title: Tres bien

First Line: Last summer time I went away

Subjects:  France

Themes:  Theft

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V15398

Title: Riding on the top of an omnibus

First Line: While riding on the top of an omnibus

Themes:  PeepingBuses

Harding B 11(1624)

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