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Edition - Bod15504

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed & Sold by J Pitts 6 Great st Andrew seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V300

Title: Fair Evelyn's bower

First Line: Oh! weep for the hour

Themes:  Rape

Firth b.26(16)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 17(87b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9549

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  With a prose account


Ballad - Roud Number: V33120

Title: The awful murder and mutilation of a child at Blackburn

First Line: O, listen to the awful and heartrending tale

Subjects:  Blackburn (England)

Themes:  MurderRape

Firth c.17(193)

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Edition - Bod9618

Imprint Names:  Lucksway, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Lucksway Printer Graat [sic] Ormond Street


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20444

Title: The naughty Poplar man

First Line: There was a man in Poplar lived

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Rape

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1984

Title: 18 months for the Norwood draper

First Line: Oh dear, oh dear I am so queer

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Theft

Firth c.17(286)

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Edition - Bod9541

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson & Son, (Late J. Russell,) Printer, Moor-street Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V9975

Title: Mary Ashford's tragedy, who was ravished and murdered, at Erdington ... on the 27th. day o[f] May 1817

First Line: Mary Ashford's ghost proclaims the sad tale

Subjects:  Birmingham (England)

Themes:  MurderRape1817

Firth c.17(186)

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Edition - Bod11826

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1834]

Ballad - Roud Number: V33123

Title: The life, trial, and execution, of Alex. Richmond

First Line: The awful hour will shortly come

Notes:  With a prose introduction

Subjects:  Reading (England)

Themes:  DrunkennessMurderCrime - 19th centuryRape

Firth c.17(252)

Notes:  Printed on tinted paper. See Firth c.17(253) for variant details.


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Edition - Bod9595

Imprint Names:  Chittick

Imprint Locations:  Bedford

Date  [1834]

Imprint: Chittick, Printer, Bedford

Notes:  With a prose account


Ballad - Roud Number: V30299

Title: The life, trial, and execution, of Alexander Richmond

First Line: All you that have a feeling heart

Subjects:  Reading (England)

Themes:  DrunkennessMurderCrime - 19th centuryRape

Firth c.17(253)

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Edition - Bod9547

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1876]

Imprint: Disley, Printer, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V30173

Title: Horrid murder of a child at Blackburn

First Line: Once again a dreadful outrage

Subjects:  Blackburn (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryChildrenRape - 19th century

Firth c.17(192)

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Harding B 14(219)

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Edition - Bod9550

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1876]

Notes:  With a prose account.


Ballad - Roud Number: V32585

Title: Trial and execution of William Fish, the Blackburn murderer

First Line: Oh! listen you fathers and mothers

Subjects:  Blackburn (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryChildrenExecutions - 19th centuryRape - 19th century

Firth c.17(194)

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Harding B 14(222)

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