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Edition - Bod11230

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  See Harding B 19(104)


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: The lily of the west

First Line: When first to Ireland some pleasure for to find

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V537

Title: Lovely Mary of the Shannon side

First Line: Draw near true lovers and pay attention

2806 b.9(276)

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Edition - Bod10404

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  Appears also in a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 19(15).


Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: A song -- The lily of the west

First Line: When first I came to Ireland some pleasure for to find

2806 c.15(160)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod10745

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  See Firth b.25(587/588)


Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: A song -- The lily of the west

First Line: When first I came to Ireland some pleasure for to find

Notes:  The same setting of type appears in a sheet of eleven ballads is another issue but with a different cut. See Firth b.25(587/588). 2806 c.15(160) is another issue with a different cut

2806 b.11(137)

Notes:  Slip. Slip.


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Edition - Bod22122

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  See Harding B 19(104) Slip. Appears also in a sheet of three ballads. See Harding B 19(104)


Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: The lily of the west

First Line: when first to Ireland some pleasure for to find

2806 c.15(122)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod3913

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  For another version of the second illustration, see Croxall's Aesop (1722).


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15103

Title: Donnely and Oliver

First Line: Ye muses I beg you will lend me your aid

Notes:  Another issue appears in a sheet of six; see Firth b.25(9/ 10)

Themes:  Prizefighting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: The lily of the west

First Line: When first to Ireland some pleasure for to find

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V537

Title: Lovely Mary of the Shannon side

First Line: Draw near true lovers and pay attention

Harding B 19(104)

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Edition - Bod2252

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  See Firth b.25(587/588) for imprint


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V21126

Title: An address to the very rev. father Lavelle

First Line: Hail! thou defender of Erin's green land

Tune: Erin the tear and the smile in thine eye

Themes:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: A song -- the lily of the west

First Line: When first I came to Ireland some pleasure for to find

Notes:  2806 b.11(137) is another issue of this ballad alone. The same setting of type but with a different cut appears in a sheet of eleven ballads; see Firth b.25(587/588)

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1010

Title: Doran's ass

First Line: One Paddy Doyle lived near Killarney

Notes:  The same setting of type, but with a different cut, appears in a sheet of eleven ballads; see Firth b.25(587/588)

Harding B 19(15)

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Edition - Bod1041

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Nugent & co., Printers, 35, New-row, Dublin

Series Identifier: 7


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6489

Title: The execution of Bernard Cangley, at the front of Cavan gaol, on the 4th of April, for the barbarous and inhuman murder of Peter Reilly, on the 22nd of January last

First Line: You tender-hearted Christians I pray you will draw near

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryExecutions - 19th century

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3432

Title: Song on the Irish brigade

First Line: Hibernia's sweet harp from your slumber awaken

Authors:  O'Carroll, Thomas

Notes:  Appears also, but variant, in 2806 b.9(284) and Harding B 19(116)

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  American Civil War, 1861-1865 - Irish brigade

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V408

Title: A new song on the late fight between Heenan and King

First Line: You sporting gallant Irishmen come listen to my song

Themes:  Prizefighting

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V408

Title: A new song on Heenan and King

First Line: You sportsmen of Ireland, come list to my song

Themes:  Prizefighting

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 12873

Title: The young soldier's letter to his mother

First Line: As I roved out through Irish town one eveniug [sic] last July

Tune: The river Roe

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V4291

Title: The dark maid of the island

First Line: Sweet were the songs of the breeze and the fountain

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 2560

Title: Song called the Bouchleen dhoun

First Line: You muses, why absent from me?

Themes:  Soldiers

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V3050

Title: The wonders of the illuminations!

First Line: Good people all I pray have patience

Subjects:  Dublin (Ireland)

Themes:  Dublin illuminations for the wedding of the prince of Wales1863

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: A song -- The lily of the west

First Line: When first I came to Ireland some pleasure for to find

Subjects:  Ireland

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 1010

Title: Doran's ass

First Line: One Paddy Doyle lived near Killarney

Subjects:  Ireland

11th Ballad - Roud Number: 2949

Title: The seducer outwitted!

First Line: There was a young gentleman in this country did dwell

Notes:  Appears also, but with different illustrations, in Harding B 19(77a) and at Firth c.18(53)

Themes:  SeductionTransvestism

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