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Edition - Bod6092

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Pitts, No. 14, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 25(697) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: The frolicksome Irishman

First Line: About nine months ago I was digging the land

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

Harding B 17(101b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 25(696)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod3380

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts, 14 Great st. Andrew street, seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 17(101b) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: The frolicksome Irishman

First Line: About nine months ago I was digging the land

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

2806 b.11(77)

Notes:  Slip.


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2806 c.18(120)

Notes:  Slip.


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Firth c.14(116)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 25(697)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod14668

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by Jennings, Water-lane, Whitefriars, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: The frolicsome Irishman

First Line: About nine months ago I was digging the land

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

Harding B 16(99b)

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Edition - Bod15732

Imprint Names:  Lane and Walker

Imprint Locations:  Norwich

Imprint: Printed and Sold by Lane & Walker, St. Andrew'[s,] Norwich


Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: The frolicsome Irishman

First Line: About nine months ago I was digging the land

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

Harding B 17(102a)

Notes:  Harding B 17(102a) is cropped along right edge.


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Johnson Ballads 3058

Edition - Bod8848

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 44


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13771

Title: Gipsy's tent

First Line: Our fire on the turf, and tent 'neath the hill

Themes:  Gipsies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 155

Title: Mary of the wild moor

First Line: 'Twas one cold night when the wind

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: The Irish recruit

First Line: About nine months ago I was digging the land

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

Firth c.26(275)

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Edition - Bod21966

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 44


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13771

Title: Gipsy's tent

First Line: Our fire on the turf, and tent 'neath the hill

Themes:  Gipsies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 155

Title: Mary of the wild moor

First Line: 'Twas one cold night when the wind

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: The Irish recruit

First Line: About nine months ago I was digging the land

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

2806 c.16(261)

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Harding B 11(1320)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 520

Titles:
The frolicksome Irishman
Raw recruit
The Irish soldier
The Kerry recruit
Irish recruit
Paddy's ramble
The Irish recruit
The frolicsome Irishman

First Lines:
Says Paddy in Ireland no longer I'll stay
About nine years ago, I was digging of land
Nine years ago I was digging land
About nine years ago, and I digging the land
Nine years ago I was digging of land
About nine years ago, I've been digging the land
About four years ago I was digging the land
It's a long time ago since I was digging up land
About nine months ago I was digging the land
About nine years ago I was digging the land
It's a long time since I was digging up land

Subjects:
Ireland

Themes:
Soldiers
War
Irish - England
Soldiers, Irish

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