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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 - Bod6003

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Pitts, 14 Great St. Andrew Street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 8279

Title: The Oxfordshire tragedy; or, The virgin's advice

First Line: You virgins fair of beauty bright

Themes:  MurderLetter-writingRape

Harding B 6(79)

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Johnson Ballads 931A

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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 - Bod16501

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V26778

Title: The lamentation or last farewell to the world of William Voce, who was executed for the murder [of] Mary Dufty

First Line: Remember Lord thy servant in distress

Subjects:  Nottingham (England)

Themes:  MurderRapeExecutions

Harding B 22(145)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod10883

Imprint Names:  Rann, J.

Imprint Locations:  Dudley

Imprint: J. Rann, Printer, Dudley


Ballad - Roud Number: 8279

Title: The Oxfordshire tragedy

First Line: Young virgins of fair beauty bright

Themes:  MurderLetter-writingPregnancyRape

G.A. Oxon b.96(2)

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G.A. Oxon c.107(17)

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G.A. fol. A 139*(78)

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Johnson Ballads 1555

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Edition - Bod670

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Gilbertson, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1658 and 1664

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, and W, Gilbertson


Ballad

Title: The downfall of William Grismond, or, A lamentable murder by him committed at Lainterdine in the County of Hereford the 22 of March, 1650

First Line: O come you wilfull youngmen

Tune: Where is my love

References:

ESTC: R175976

Themes:  MurderRapeCrime - 17th century1650

Wood 401(155)

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Edition - Bod3770

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, 121, Church St., Preston

Notes:  Harding B 11(1830) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 374


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2662

Title: The ivy green

First Line: Ah! a dainty plant is the ivy green

Authors:  Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V596

Title: The flower of Hibernia

First Line: In the land of Hibernia there liv'd a young damsel

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Social statusMurderPress-gangsRape

Harding B 11(1828)

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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 - Bod10799

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Preston

Notes:  Harding B 11(1828) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 374


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2662

Title: The ivy green

First Line: Ah! a dainty plant is the ivy green

Authors:  Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V596

Title: The flower of Hibernia

First Line: In the land of Hibernia there liv'd a young damsel

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Social statusMurderPress-gangsRape

Harding B 11(1830)

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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 - Bod16293

Imprint Names:  Turner, J.

Imprint Locations:  Coventry

Date  between 1797 and 1846

Imprint: Coventry: Printed & Sold by J. Turner, High Street


Ballad - Roud Number: 8279

Title: The Oxfordshire tragedy, or Rosanna's overthrow

First Line: Young virgins fair of beauty bright

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentMurderLetter-writingRape

Harding B 23(17)

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