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Edition - Bod1349

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, Church St., Preston

Series Identifier: 266


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2436

Title: Loch na Garr

First Line: Away, ye gay landscapes! ye gardens of roses

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20816

Title: Feyther's old sow

First Line: Good morrow, Miss Biddy, pray how do you do

2806 c.14(55)

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Edition - Bod1355

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Preston

Series Identifier: 164


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: Flora the lily of the west

First Line: Its when I came to England some pleasure for to find

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V164

Title: Sweet Ballenden braes

First Line: 'Twas down in a glen where the holly grows green

Themes:  Seduction

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V734

Title: My boat is on the shore

First Line: My boat is on the shore

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

2806 c.14(89)

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Edition - Bod166

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  between 1849 and 1880

Imprint: ... the Poet's box, no. 6, St Andrew's lane, Glasgow

Notes:  At bottom, a list of new songs.


Ballad - Roud Number: 11315

Title: The maid of Athens

First Line: Maid of Athens! ere we part

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

Firth b.27(253)

Notes:  Slip. Imprint defaced. Slip


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Edition - Bod2012

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

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

Series Identifier: 88


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13863

Title: The lovers' parting

First Line: Farewell my dearest Henry since you to sea must go

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2436

Title: Loch-na-garr

First Line: Away ye gay landscapes, ye garden of roses

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

Harding B 11(2241)

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Edition - Bod2028

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Machine Printer & Publisher, 177, Union- street, Borough, S.E.

Notes:  Harding B 11(2278) is another edition. Harding B 11(2278) is another edition. Harding B 11(2278) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 183


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12881

Title: Give me a cot in the valley I love

First Line: Give me a cot in the valley I love

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 11315

Title: Maid of Athens

First Line: Maid of Athens ere we part

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1501

Title: London 'prentice boy

First Line: Come all you wild young chaps who live both far and near

Themes:  Transported convict

Harding B 11(2277)

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Edition - Bod12276

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer and Publisher, 123, Union St., Boro' S.E.

Notes:  Harding B 11(2277) is another edition. Harding B 11(2277) is another edition. Harding B 11(2277) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 183


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12881

Title: Give me a cot in the valley I love

First Line: Give me a cot in the valley I love

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 11315

Title: Maid of Athens!

First Line: Maid of Athens ere we part

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1501

Title: London prentice boy

First Line: Come all you wild young chaps who live both far and near

Themes:  Transported convict

Harding B 11(2278)

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Edition - Bod12324

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 1050


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V25698

Title: The London newsboy

First Line: The night air is chill, the snow is fast falling

Themes:  Newsboys

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 11315

Title: Maid of Athens

First Line: Maid of Athens, ere we par[t]

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

Harding B 11(2189)

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Edition - Bod13597

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press\" by W.S. Fortey, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1311

Title: The wooden watch

First Line: A stranger once in Worcestershire

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 11315

Title: Maid of Athens

First Line: Maid of Athens, ere we part

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

Harding B 11(4308)

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Edition - Bod8999

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1871

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box, ... street, Glasgow ... Saturday, February 4, 1871


Ballad - Roud Number: V7805

Title: The field of Waterloo

First Line: Stop: for thy tread is on an empire's dust!

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

Themes:  Waterloo, battle of, 1815

Firth c.14(35)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod14623

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, Printer & Stationer, Chadderton Street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 548


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V181

Title: Goodbye Biddy dear

First Line: Here I am an Irish boy

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V12155

Title: All that glitters is not gold

First Line: In this world of care and trouble

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 11315

Title: Maid of Athens

First Line: Maid of Athens ere we part

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

2806 b.10(77)

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Firth c.26(281)

Notes:  Firth c.26(281); Imperfect: imprint erased.


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Edition - Bod9987

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: Henry Disley, Printer, 57, High Street, St. Giles, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15513

Title: Going out to market

First Line: Once I was never satisfied with how the cash was laid out

Themes:  MoneyDomestic economyShopkeepersPoliceSex role

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2436

Title: Loch-na-garr

First Line: Away, ye gay landscapes, ye garden of roses

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

Firth c.20(123)

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Harding B 11(1350)

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Edition - Bod17395

Imprint Names:  Haly

Imprint Locations:  Cork

Date  18--

Imprint: Haly Printer South Main Street Cork


Ballad - Roud Number: 2436

Title: Dark Loch na gar

First Line: Away, you gay landscapes, you gardens of roses

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

Harding B 26(118)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod19217

Imprint Names:  Taylor, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Printed by W. Taylor, wholesale and retail, 14, Waterloo Road, near the Victoria Theatre


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 21884

Title: The cruel sea-captain, and Nancy of Yarmouth

First Line: It is of a sea captain in Yarmouth did dwell

Themes:  Rape

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2050

Title: My native land good night

First Line: Adieu! adieu! my native shore

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

Johnson Ballads 1211

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Edition - Bod5684

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin?

Date  between 1850 and 1899

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4205

Title: Rory of the hill

First Line: That rake up near the rafters

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3727

Title: Silver moonlight winds are blowing

First Line: Silver moonlight winds are blowing

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 4454

Title: Mary Blane

First Line: I once did lub a pretty gal

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 13766

Title: Farewell to the mountaim [sic]

First Line: Farewell to the mountain

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V9639

Title: Content and a pipe

First Line: Contented I sit with my pint and my pipe

Themes:  Contentment

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 13867

Title: [T]he minstrel boy

First Line: [The mi]nstrel boy to the war is gone

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 2436

Title: Dark-lock-na-Garr

First Line: Away ye gay landscapes, ye gardens of roses

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V16322

Title: A new song Charles S. Parnell

First Line: From the plains of royal meath, to the city on the lee

Tune: What Paddy can't do more

Subjects:  Parnell, Charles Stewart, 1846-1891

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 2929

Title: Johnny Hart

First Line: There was a rich farmer's daughter lived near the town of Ross

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 3034

Title: A new song called Granuaile

First Line: As through the north as I walked to vi[ew] the shamrock plain

Notes:  For a better copy of the text see 2806 c.15(85)

11th Ballad - Roud Number: 19807

Title: Sally in our alley

First Line: Of all the girls that are so smart

Authors:  Carey, Henry, 1687-1743

12th Ballad - Roud Number: 2375

Title: The royal blackbird

First Line: Upon a fair morning for soft recreation

Subjects:  Charles Edward, prince, grandson of James II, king of England, 1720-1788

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V4209

Title: A new song on the Land league

First Line: Here's to Donegal and her people brave and tall

Notes:  For a better copy of the text see Harding B 19(139)

Themes:  Irish Land league

Harding B 40(2)




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