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Edition - Bod1475

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer, Union-st., Boro'

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(3887)


Ballad - Roud Number: 1540

Title: The trotting horse

First Line: I can sport as fine a trotting horse as any swell in town

Themes:  Trotting races

Firth c.19(96)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod10120

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1829

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, (wholesale and retail) 10, Great St. Andrew-Street Seven Dials, London

Notes:  Two variant copies Two variant copies


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1540

Title: The trotting horse

First Line: I can sport as fine a trotting horse as any swell in t[own]

Themes:  Trotting races

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 456

Title: Skew Ball

First Line: Come gentlemen sportsmen, I pray listen all

Themes:  Horse-racing

Firth c.19(78)

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Harding B 11(3886)

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Edition - Bod15567

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts printer toy and mable [sic] warehouse 6 Gt St Andrew [s]treet 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 1540

Title: The troting [sic] horse

First Line: I can sport as fine a trotting horse as any swell in town

Themes:  Horse-racingTrotting races

Harding B 17(320b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20257

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Office, -- North Road, Preston

Series Identifier: 709


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3296

Title: Shoulder up or The new militia

First Line: Come all you lads of Lancashire, and something you will hear

Themes:  MilitaryMilitia

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1540

Title: The trotting horse

First Line: I can sport as fine a trotting horse as any swell in town

Themes:  Trotting races

2806 c.16(27)

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Harding B 11(3509)

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