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Edition - Bod7522

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: William Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8801

Title: The shamrock shore

First Line: You curious searchers of each nation

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3345

Title: The wishing gate

First Line: 'Twas a Michaelmas eve rather late

Harding B 11(3471)

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Edition - Bod7019

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: From W. Pratt's Warehouse, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 11745

Title: Susannah, don't you cry!

First Line: I'm going to Albama

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13858

Title: Kathleen mavourneen

First Line: Kathleen mavourneen the grey dawn is breaking

Authors:  Crawford, F. Marion, 1854-1909

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

Firth b.26(153)

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Edition - Bod7047

Imprint Names:  Rankin, R.

Imprint Locations:  Gateshead

Date  185-

Imprint: Published and Sold by Robert Rankin, 38, Bottle-bank, Gateshead

Series Identifier: 82

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 372

Title: British man-of-war

First Line: It was in yonder meadow I carelessly did stray

Subjects:  China

Themes:  NavalOpium War, 1840-1842

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1575

Title: The Isle of France

First Line: The sun was fair the clouds advanced

Notes:  See Firth b.25(266) for the correct first line

Subjects:  IrelandMauritius

Themes:  Transported convict

Firth b.26(180)

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Harding B 11(463)

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Edition - Bod7321

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, Printer [sic], 82, Digbeth

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1030

Title: Croppy Boy

First Line: It was early fn [sic] the spring

Themes:  Land tenure - IrelandAgrarian disturbances - Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 267

Title: Young Riley

First Line: As I was walking through the contey [sic] of Cavan

Subjects:  IrelandPennsylvania (U.S.A.)

Themes:  Emigration

Firth b.26(45)

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Edition - Bod23362

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: W. Birmingham, 92, Thomas-street, Dublin

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1673

Title: A new song on the courage of France

First Line: When the drum beats to arms

Subjects:  France

Themes:  War

2nd Ballad

Title: The insurgent chief before the battle

First Line: Forth, forth to the field of the foray

Themes:  Irish rebellion, 1798

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V22279

Title: The Club of '82

First Line: Oh, did you hear of the gallant band

Themes:  Irish rebellion, 1798

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V15103

Title: Donnelly and Oiver [Oliver]

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

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Prizefighting

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V9839

Title: I am a young man that's most highly respectable

First Line: I am a young man

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V17365

Title: A new hunting song for '54

First Line: Come all you gallant huntsmen that loves to the game

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Firth b.25(9/10)

Notes:  Stamped: Bodleian Library, 18 March 1907

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