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Edition - Bod9321

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1854

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box, No. 6 St. Andrew's Lane, Glasgow ... Saturday, Feb. 4, 1854


Ballad - Roud Number: 2498

Title: Parson Brown

First Line: Not long ago in our town

Notes:  Verse and prose

Firth c.16(359)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod2198

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: [J. Paul] and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials, and 35 Hanover Street, Portsea

Notes:  Harding B 11(2952) is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: 2498

Title: Parson Brown's sheep

First Line: Not long ago, in our town

Notes:  Verse and prose.

Themes:  Sheep

Harding B 11(2951)

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Edition - Bod2199

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: [J. Paul] and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials, and 35 Hanover Street, Portsea

Notes:  Harding B 11(2951) is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: 2498

Title: Parson Browns' sheep

First Line: Not long ago, in our town

Notes:  Verse and prose.

Themes:  Sheep

Harding B 11(2952)

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Edition - Bod2200

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer & Publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro'. S.E.

Series Identifier: 647


Ballad - Roud Number: 2498

Title: Parson Brown's sheep

First Line: Not long ago in our town

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Sheep

Harding B 11(2955)

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Edition - Bod12571

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: William Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: 2498

Title: Parson Brown's sheep

First Line: Not long ago in our town

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Sheep

Harding B 11(2953)

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Edition - Bod12871

Imprint Names:  Neesom, C.Paul

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer, 21, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials. Sold by C. Neesom, 166, Brick [Lane]


Ballad - Roud Number: 2498

Title: Parson Brown's sheep

First Line: Not long ago in our town

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Sheep

Harding B 11(2954)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 2498

Titles:
Encore verses or The answer to Parson Brown's sheep
Parson Brown's sheep
Parson Brown
Parson Browns' sheep
Encore verses, or The answer to Parson Brown's sheep

First Lines:
Not long ago, in our town
My thanks accept kind friends
Not long ago in our town

Themes:
Sheep
Adultery
Rural society
Seduction
Clergy

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V11967

Titles:
Second edition of Parson Brown's sheep

First Lines:
My thanks except of me kind friends

Edition - Bod12872

Imprint Names:  Neesom, C.Paul

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer, 21, Great St. Andrew Street, Broad Street. sold by C. Neesom, 166, Brick Lane, Spitalfields


Ballad - Roud Number: V11967

Title: Second edition of Parson Brown's sheep

First Line: My thanks except of me kind friends

Notes:  Verse and prose

Harding B 11(2956)

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Johnson Ballads 678

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Johnson Ballads 679

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Edition - Bod21949

Imprint Names:  Watts, T.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Imprint: T. Watts, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: 2498

Title: Encore verses or The answer to Parson Brown's sheep

First Line: My thanks accept kind friends

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  AdulteryClergy

2806 c.16(241)

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Harding B 11(83)

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Edition - Bod14015

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121 & 122 Church Street, Office, North Road, Preston

Notes:  Firth c.17(34) is another impression but with a different numeration

Series Identifier: 187


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2498

Title: Encore verses, or The answer to Parson Brown's sheep

First Line: My thanks accept kind friends

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  AdulterySeductionClergy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1101

Title: Hurrah for the road!

First Line: Hurrah o'er Hounslow-heath to roam

Themes:  Highwaymen

Harding B 11(82)

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Edition - Bod20119

Imprint Names:  Barr, R.

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Imprint: Barr, Printer, Leeds

Notes:  Printed on both sides


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2498

Title: Parson Brown

First Line: Not long ago in our town

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  ClergyRural society

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2662

Title: The ivy green

First Line: Ah! a dainty plant is the ivy green

Authors:  Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V15534

Title: The hunting of the stag

First Line: Attend ye boys! who for sport

Authors:  W., B.

Themes:  Hunting

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V15033

Title: I'm afloat

First Line: I'm afloat, I'm afloat, on the fierce rolling tide

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 13895

Title: She wore a wreath of roses

First Line: She wore a wreath of roses, the night when first we met

Johnson Ballads 2743

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