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Edition - Bod16798

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Printed for Wm. Armstrong Banastre st. Liverpool


Ballad - Roud Number: 3717

Title: Nae luck about the house

First Line: And are you sure the news is true?

Authors:  Mickle, William Julius, 1735-1788

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 25(1305)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21183

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Slip. Variant text


Ballad - Roud Number: 3717

Title: Nae luck about the house

First Line: And are ye sure the news is true?

Authors:  Mickle, William Julius, 1735-1788

Notes:  Variant text

Themes:  Sailors

2806 c.11(194)

Notes:  Slip.


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 3717

Titles:
Nae luck about the house
There's nae luck about the house
Nae luck about the house when our guidwife's awa'

First Lines:
And are you sure the news is true?
But are you sure the news is true?
And are ye sure the news is true?
And are ye sure the news is true
You sing of your goodman frae name

Themes:
Sailors
Scotland
Marriage

Edition - Bod9872

Imprint Names:  Keys, E.

Imprint Locations:  Devonport

Imprint: E. Keys, Printer, No. 7, James-street, Devonport


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1061

Title: The farmer's son

First Line: Come all you pretty maidens fair, attend unto my song

Themes:  Lovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3717

Title: There's nae luck about the house

First Line: And are ye sure the news is true

Authors:  Mickle, William Julius, 1735-1788

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.18(276)

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Harding B 11(1163)

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Edition - Bod21257

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Slip. A parody


Ballad - Roud Number: 3717

Title: Nae luck about the house when our guidwife's awa'

First Line: You sing of your goodman frae name

2806 c.11(56)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod19034

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Sheet References:  ESTC: T195207

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3717

Title: Nae luck about the house

First Line: But are you sure the news is true?

Themes:  MarriageScotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20591

Title: The milk maid

First Line: The lark proclaim'd return of morn

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V4228

Title: The milk-maid

First Line: Coming home with my milk a young 'squire I met

Themes:  Seduction

Harding B 6(8)

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