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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5560

Titles:
I'll seek a four-leaved shamrock
The four leaved shamrock
The four-leaved shamrock
The four-leaf'd shamro[ck]

First Lines:
I'll seek a four leaf'd shamrock
I'll seek a four-leaved shamrock
I'll seek a four leaved shamrock

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod20654

IconClass Codes:
25G4(SHAMROCK): Plants and herbs (with NAME)

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod21852

IconClass Codes:
25G4(SHAMROCK): Plants and herbs (with NAME)

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V2908

Titles:
The rose and the shamrock

First Lines:
I love my native country

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8803

Titles:
Shamrock shore

First Lines:
Come all you fair maidens draw nigh

Themes:
Soldiers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7815

Titles:
Wandering Irish boy

First Lines:
The shamrock, boys, for ever

Subjects:
Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V2905

Titles:
Shamrock, rose and thistle
The shamrock, rose, and thistle
Shamrock, rose and the thistle
Rose, shamrock, & thistle
The shamrock, the rose, & the thistle, my boys!
The shamrock, rose and thistle

First Lines:
The land of Erin is the land of delight
Oh the land of old Erin's a land of delight
The land of old Erin is the land of delight
Oh! the land of sweet Erin's a land of delight

Subjects:
Ireland
France

Themes:
Patriotism
Ireland
Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 2287

Titles:
Shamrock shore
The shamrock shore

First Lines:
In a musing mind with me combine
You muses nine, with me combine
You Muses mine, with me combine

Subjects:
Ireland

Themes:
Ireland
Emigration - Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8801

Titles:
Shamrock shore
The shamrock shore

First Lines:
You curious searchers of each nation

Subjects:
India
Ulysses (fictional character)
Ireland

Themes:
Commerce
Sailors
Asians - women
Prostitution
War
Ireland
African Americans - women
Women

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod17968

IconClass Codes:
48C7322: Harp
25G4(SHAMROCK): Plants and herbs (with NAME)

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8802

Titles:
Shamrock shore

First Lines:
Ye broken hearted heroes that love your liberty

Themes:
Irish - U.S.A.

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V750

Titles:
Mary, the pride of the shamrock shore

First Lines:
Down by a lovely river

Themes:
Duelling
Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V2907

Titles:
Success to the shamrock, rose and thistle

First Lines:
Rumours of war are flying throogh [sic] the world

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 2290

Titles:
Green fields of America
The green fields of America

First Lines:
Farewell to the land of shillelah and shamrock
Farewell to the land of shilelah and shamrock
Farewell to the land of Shillelagh and shamr[ock]
Farewell to the land of shillelagh and shamrock

Subjects:
Canada
Ireland

Themes:
Emigration
Emigration - Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4316

Titles:
The shamrock

First Lines:
There's a sweet little spot away down by Cape Clear

Themes:
Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V598

Titles:
The sons of Hibernia

First Lines:
Brave sons of Hibernia, your shamrocks display

Themes:
Irish

Edition - Bod20659

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V7815

Title: Wandering Irish boy

First Line: The shamrock, boys, for ever

Subjects:  Ireland

2806 b.10(181)

Notes:  Slip


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4295

Titles:
The Shamrock green island
The shamrock green island

First Lines:
some time i am thinking a word for to send
Sometimes I am thinking a word for to send

Subjects:
Ireland

Themes:
Ireland
Religious controversy - Ireland

Edition - Bod999

Imprint Names:  Ordoyno, W.

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Imprint: Ordoyno, Printer, Nottingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12876

Title: The return of the admiral

First Line: How gallantly and merrily we ride along the sea

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5560

Title: The four leaved shamrock

First Line: I'll seek a four-leaved shamrock

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

Firth b.25(599)

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Illustration - 2nd Illustration on Bod3620

IconClass Codes:
44B191: Crown (symbol of sovereignty)
48C7322: Harp
25G4(SHAMROCK): Plants and herbs (with NAME)

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod15998

IconClass Codes:
44B191: Crown (symbol of sovereignty)
48C7322: Harp
25G4(SHAMROCK): Plants and herbs (with NAME)

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4341

Titles:
The harp and the shamrock of Ireland

First Lines:
I wear two lovely emblems, I wear them on my breast

Subjects:
Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6055

Titles:
O'Connel, and the Irish tinkers in London
O'Connell and the Irish tinkers in London
O'Connell and the Irish tinkers, in London

First Lines:
You sons of the shamrock give air to my ditty
You boys of the shamrock give air [sic] to my dity [sic]
You boys of the shamrock give hear to my ditty
You boys of the shamrock give hear [sic] to my ditty

Subjects:
O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847

Themes:
Irish - England

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6375

Titles:
There never was a coward where the shamrock grows

First Lines:
Let cowardly slanderers say what they will

Subjects:
Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8808

Titles:
Erin's patriot, Dan of the shamrock shore

First Lines:
You bold repealers of the Irish nation

Subjects:
O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847

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