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Edition - Bod14553

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121, Church-stret [sic], Preston

Series Identifier: 223

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1567

Title: Lines on the execution of Roberts the poacher

First Line: Come all you good people I hope you'll attend

Notes:  Harding B 12(200b) is another edition of this ballad alone. Harding B 20(197) is another edition of this ballad alone.

Themes:  Poaching

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1050

Title: The frozen river

First Line: When winter chains from shore to shore

Notes:  Harding B 20(228) is another edition of this ballad alone.

Themes:  Seduction

Harding B 14(252)

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Johnson Ballads 2012

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Edition - Bod13182

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach\" Press, by W.S. Fortey, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3230

Title: Blue-ey'd Mary

First Line: As I walk'd out one fine morning

Themes:  Seduction

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 299

Title: The poachers

First Line: When I was bound apprentice in fam'd Northamptonshire

Themes:  HuntingPoaching

Harding B 11(347)

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