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The Collier's Wedding 1778


Bell, John (b.1783 d.1864)
Collection of local songs and poems which have appeared in print and circulated in Newcastle upon Tyne and its neighbourhood.' -
(songs and poems collected by John Bell -1784-1831)


Bell, John (b.1783 d.1864)
Pitmen and keelmen. A curious collection of memoranda illustrative of the character and manners of, including an early edition of the Collier's Wedding, a number of songs etc., all neatly mounted or inlayed by Mr. Bell' (1775-1850)


Vickers, William:
William Vickers' manuscript tune book (1770)

A page from the Vickers' manuscript
A page from the Vickers' manuscript






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