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Edition - Bod13646

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Preston

Series Identifier: 499


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V23639

Title: Bendigo and deaf Burke!! Or A parody on Rory O'More

First Line: Brave Bendigo hated the sight of a man

Subjects:  Bendigo (William Thompson), 1811-1880

Themes:  Prizefighting1839

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4630

Title: The Blackburn poachers

First Line: Come all you wild and thoughtless youths, and list awhile to me

Subjects:  Blackburn (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryCrime - 19th centuryPoaching

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