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Edition - Bod2831

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1844 and 1845

Imprint: E. Hodges, from Pitt's Toy and Marble Warehouse, 31. Monmouth [Str]eet, 7 Dials

Notes:  Part of a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 11(905).


Ballad

Title: The distressed sempstress

First Line: You gentles of England, I pray give attention

Tune: Jenny Jones

Themes:  Seamstresses

Firth c.16(326)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 15(87b)

Notes:  Harding B 15(87b); Imperfect: torn at upper right corner. Slip


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Edition - Bod9911

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, Church-street, Preston

Series Identifier: 535


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1700

Title: The song of the shirt!

First Line: With fingers weary and worn

Authors:  Hood, Thomas, 1799-1845

Themes:  Seamstresses

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8045

Title: Kiss me now or never

First Line: The morn was fair, the month was May

Themes:  Kissing

2806 c.13(131)

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Edition - Bod13991

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1844 and 1845

Imprint: E. Hodges, from Pitt's Toy and Marble Warehouse, [31, Monmouth] Street, 7 Dials


1st Ballad

Title: The distressed sempstress

First Line: You gentles of England, I pray give attention

Tune: Jenny Jones

Themes:  Working classSeamstresses

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V220

Title: The bloom is on the rye

First Line: My pretty Jane, my dearest Jane

Authors:  Fitzball, Edward, 1792-1873

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V496

Title: All the lads in the village come wooing to me

First Line: While the girls of our village are dressing and gadding

Harding B 11(905)

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Edition - Bod2354

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: George Walker, Printer, Sadler-street, Durham

Series Identifier: 45


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1700

Title: The song of the shirt

First Line: With fingers weary and worn

Authors:  Hood, Thomas, 1799-1845

Themes:  SeamstressesPovertyWorking classSlaveryTurks

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13623

Title: The white squall

First Line: The sea was bright, and the bark rode well

Authors:  Johns, R.

Themes:  Shipwreck

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13866

Title: I dream't of marble halls

First Line: I dreamt that I dwelt in marble halls

Authors:  Bunn, A. (Alfred), 1796-1860

Harding B 11(3601)

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Edition - Bod12873

Imprint Names:  Cadman, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1855

Imprint: Cadman, Printer, Manchester

Series Identifier: 326


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1700

Title: Song of the shirt

First Line: With fingers weary and worn

Authors:  Hood, Thomas, 1799-1845

Themes:  SeamstressesSlaveryTurksPovertyWorking class

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 211

Title: The Bonny Grey

First Line: Come you cock merchants far and near

Themes:  Cockfighting

Harding B 11(3602)

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