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Edition - Bod23853

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1671 and 1704

Imprint: Printed for J. Deacon, at the Angel in Guilt-spur-street, without Newgate


Ballad - Roud Number: V32387

Title: The subtil miss of London: or, The ranting Hector well fitted by this cunning miss

First Line: A miss who near London did set up her trade

Tune: The two English travellers

References:

ESTC: R227387

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  ProstitutionTransvestism

Douce Ballads 2(202b)

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Edition - Bod6298

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.Blare, J.Brooksby, P.Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1683 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, J. Deacon, J. Blare, J. Back


Ballad - Roud Number: V5616

Title: [T]he maidens frollick: or, [A brief] relation how six lusty lasses has prest full fourteen taylors on the backside of St. Clements, and other adjacent places

First Line: [Of] late near the Strand we well understand

References:

ESTC: R228436

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Press-gangsTransvestism

Firth b.19(18)

Notes:  Torn at left side; lacking part of title and first stanza


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Edition - Bod24075

Imprint Names:  [Diceys or Marshall]

Imprint Locations:  [London]

Notes:  The first illustration is also used in The life of Robinson Crusoe, of York, mariner, published in Aldermary Church Yard


Ballad - Roud Number: V16670

Title: The fortunate lover; or, The old man out-witted

First Line: Let all loyal lovers which around me do stand

References:

ESTC: T40053

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusFarmersCruel fatherPress-gangsTransvestism

Douce Ballads 3(31a)

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