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Edition - Bod133

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: J. Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6 Great st. Andrew street 7 dials

Notes:  Sheet is printed on both sides. With: The Wonderful adventures of Mr. O'Finn, in search of Mother Clifton [prose] Firth b.26(174) is another edition of this ballad alone

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8636

Title: The faithless captain, or Betrayed virgin

First Line: O in prime of years when I was young

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 813 is a copy of this ballad alone

Themes:  SeductionTransvestismWomen sailorsAges of man

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23117

Title: World turn'd upside down

First Line: When I left the cot of my dad

Themes:  Countryman in London

3rd Ballad
Johnson Ballads 713

Notes:  Sheet is printed on both sides. With: The Wonderful adventures of Mr. O'Finn, in search of Mother Clifton [prose]

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