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Edition - Bod22008

Imprint Names:  White, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1614]

Imprint: Imprinted at London for Iohn White


Ballad - Roud Number: V26195

Title: Sir Thomas Overbury, or The poysoned knights complaint

First Line: Great powerfull God, whom all are bound to love

Authors:  Rowlands, Samuel

Subjects:  Overbury, Thomas, Sir, 1581-1613

Themes:  Poisoning

Firth c.23(33)

Notes:  Photograph of the Society of Antiquaries copy.


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Edition - Bod965

Imprint Names:  Batchelar, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1817 and 1828

Imprint: Printed & sold by T. Batchelar, Long Alley, Moorfields, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 218

Title: The Newport street damsel

First Line: In Newport street it's now reported

Themes:  MurderPoisoning

Harding B 25(1344)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod10685

Imprint Names:  Trundle, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1615]

Imprint: Printed for Iohn Trundle


Ballad

Title: Mistris Turners farewell to all women

First Line: Thou, of all sinners, the first, of all, the highest

Subjects:  Turner, Anne, 1576-1615Overbury, Thomas, Sir, 1581-1613

Themes:  FashionsAstrologyPoisoning

Firth c.23(93)

Notes:  Photograph of the Society of Antiquaries copy.


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Edition - Bod13696

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1856]

Ballad - Roud Number: V16161

Title: The life and trial of Palmer

First Line: Oh listen unto William Palmer

Subjects:  Staffordshire (England)Palmer, William

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryPoisoning - 19th century

Firth b.27(292)

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Firth c.17(263)

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Harding B 14(245)

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Edition - Bod15985

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V34950

Title: The cruel father

First Line: In Cambridge fair city a rich damsel did dwell

Subjects:  Cambridge (England)

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusCruel parentsSuicidePoisoning

Harding B 25(450)

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Edition - Bod21410

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad

Title: The lament of Mr Taylor for his wife and daughter, who were cruelly poisened [sic] by the daughters husband, Dr Pritchard, who is now lying under sentence of death, in the prison of Glasgow to be executed on the 28th July, 1865

First Line: As I was walking one evening of late

Subjects:  Glasgow (Scotland)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryExecutions - 19th centuryPoisoning

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3326

Title: The bonnie lassie's answer

First Line: Farewell to Glasgow

Subjects:  Glasgow (Scotland)

2806 c.14(52)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 218

Titles:
Oxford city
The Newport street damsel
The fair maid of Oxford city

First Lines:
It's of o [sic] fair maid in Oxford city
It's of a fair maid in Oxford city
Its of a fair maid in Oxford city
In Newport street it's now reported

Subjects:
Oxford (England)

Themes:
Poisoning
Courtship - difference in social status
Murder
Jealousy
Crime - 19th century

Edition - Bod14202

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V32852

Title: Trial, sentence, & condemnation of Mary Ann Cotton, the West Auckland prisoner

First Line: The West Auckland prisoner at last has been tried

Tune: Driven from home

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryCrime - 19th centuryPoisoning - 19th century

Harding B 12(184)

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Edition - Bod14540

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1856]

Imprint: Rial, Printer, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

Notes:  With a prose account.


Ballad - Roud Number: V16160

Title: Lamentation & confession of Palmer

First Line: In Rugeley town I was born and reared

Tune: The nightingale

Subjects:  Palmer, William

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryExecutions - 19th centuryPoisoning - 19th century

Harding B 14(246)

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