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Edition - Bod19144

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, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1617

Title: Will Watch, the smuggler

First Line: 'Twas one morn when the wind from the northward blew keenly

Themes:  Smuggling

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13765

Title: Galley slave

First Line: Oh think on my fate, I once freedom enjoy'd

Authors:  Cross, J.C. (James C.), d. 1810

Themes:  Slavery - galley slaves

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V20985

Title: The wounded sailor

First Line: I am a young sailor that has lately been cross'd in love

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