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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 - Bod14954

Imprint Names:  Taylor, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1859 and 1899

Imprint: Published at Taylor's Song Mart, 93, Brick Lane, Bethnal Green


Ballad - Roud Number: V3071

Title: White slaves of England

First Line: O England that boasts of her riches so rare

Tune: Little Nell

Themes:  Seamstresses

Harding B 15(373b)

Notes:  Slip


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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 - Bod8827

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union- street, Borough

Series Identifier: 626


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1700

Title: The song of the shirt

First Line: With fingers weary and worn

Authors:  Hood, Thomas, 1799-1845

Themes:  SeamstressesSlaveryTurksPovertyWorking class

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1354

Title: Young William of the waggon train

First Line: One lovely morning as I was walking

Harding B 11(3603)

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Edition - Bod11798

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High street, St. Giles, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 9059

Title: Norah M'Shane

First Line: I've left Ballymornach a long way behind me

Themes:  Irish exiles

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23596

Title: The anchor's weighed

First Line: The tear fell gently from her eye

Authors:  Arnold, Samuel James, 1774-1852

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V8298

Title: The sewing machine

First Line: I am one of those unlucky chaps, who once did fall in love

Themes:  DeceptionCourts and lawSeamstressesOxford Street (London, England)

Harding B 11(56)

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