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Edition - Bod19535

Imprint Names:  Pickard, E.

Imprint Locations:  Flushing

Date  1897

Imprint: Printed and Published by Edward Pickard, at Flushing, near Falmouth ... 1897


Ballad - Roud Number: 2698

Title: Running the gauntlet

First Line: In olden time the Tower held the prisoners of state

Authors:  Fox, Samuel

Themes:  Prisons

Johnson Ballads 1714

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Edition - Bod20992

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton, 1 Lr Exchange St Duin [sic]


Ballad

Title: A new song on the gaol of Clonmalal [sic]

First Line: Hard hard is my state

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Prisons

2806 b.9(77)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 26(200)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 2141c

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5781

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer, (from Pitt's) wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 31, Dudley Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V13743

Title: Flyme Clarke's wild lament

First Line: Well, here I am a wretched man

Subjects:  Brixton (England)

Themes:  PrisonsPolice

Harding B 11(1238)

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Johnson Ballads 504

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Edition - Bod5856

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew street 7 dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 83

Title: The bold prisoner

First Line: As I was a walking for my recreation

Themes:  Prisons

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V659

Title: The land we live in

First Line: Since our foes to invade us have long been preparing

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

Harding B 11(385)

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Johnson Ballads 740

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Johnson Ballads 741

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Johnson Ballads 742

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Johnson Ballads 743

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Opie P 550(14b)

Edition - Bod7198

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer & Publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro'. S.E.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1538

Title: Dream of Napoleon

First Line: One night sad and languid I went to my bed

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1906

Title: Jack Williams

First Line: I am a boatman by my trade

Themes:  PrisonsRobbery

Firth c.17(64)

Notes:  Firth c.17(64) is torn at top edge; illustrations damaged Firth c.17(64) is imperfect


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Harding B 11(978)

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Johnson Ballads 1164

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Edition - Bod20196

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1907]

Ballad - Roud Number: V31267

Title: The release of George Gourlay, engine driver, from Calton prison, Edinburgh, on 12th June, 1907

First Line: Good news! Go, spread it quickly

Authors:  Pringle, Agnes G.

Themes:  RailwaysPrisons

Johnson Ballads 2795

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Edition - Bod6853

Imprint Names:  King, T.Green, G.

Imprint Locations:  BirminghamLondon

Date  c.1845

Imprint: Printed by T. King, Birmingham, and sold by Mr. Green, at his Music Stall, near the Turnpike, City Road, and at 27, Featherstone-street, City Road


Ballad - Roud Number: V6316

Title: Brixton tread mill. Parody on the Cottage and mill

First Line: Have you seen the new prison, no more you'll desire

Authors:  Newell, James

Themes:  PrisonsCrime - 19th century

Firth b.25(510)

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Firth c.17(77)

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Harding B 11(471)

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Johnson Ballads 1412

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Johnson Ballads 1413

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Edition - Bod19852

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V9262

Title: The Blue lion

First Line: Near to a lane, a place of fame

Tune: Mrs. Casey

Themes:  TavernsNewgate prison (London, England)

Johnson Ballads 2357

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11596

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, from Pitts, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 31, Dudley Street (late Monmouth St) Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V9666

Title: Bad luck can't be prevented

First Line: Duck-leg Dick had a donkey

Themes:  DrunkennessTreadmillsAnimalsBrixton Prison (London, England)

Harding B 11(128)

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Johnson Ballads 461

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Johnson Ballads 462

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Edition - Bod6676

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V913

Title: The Coal hole

First Line: I am a brisk young lively blade

Themes:  Prisons

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 536

Title: William & Harriet

First Line: It's of a rich gentleman near London did dwell

Themes:  ShipwreckCourtship - difference in social statusTransvestismWomen sailors

Firth b.25(77)

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Johnson Ballads 174

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Johnson Ballads 175

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