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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


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 - 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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