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Edition - Bod6917

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton, Printer, 3, Goodmans lane


Ballad - Roud Number: 2654

Title: The bard of Armagh

First Line: O list to the lay of a poor Irish harper

Subjects:  Ireland

Firth b.25(11)

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Edition - Bod9923

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2 & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 1062

Title: The Belfast mountains

First Line: Twas on the Belfast mountains

Subjects:  Ireland

Firth c.18(82)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20702

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1865

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box ... Saturday Morning, June 3, 1865.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4304

Title: A bumper to Erin

First Line: Fill a cup, fill a cup, to the bright land we live in

Subjects:  Ireland

2806 b.10(185)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod1072

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2 & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(3108) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 618

Title: Poor smugglers boy

First Line: One cloudy cold morning, as abroad I did steer

Tune: Hellen the fair

Themes:  ShipwreckSmuggling

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13854

Title: Young Ellen Loraine

First Line: When I parted from Erin, heart-broken to leave thee

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Rejected suitor

Firth b.25(112)

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Edition - Bod1092

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W. Fortey, (late A. Ryle) 2 & 3 Monmouth court Bloomsbury.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 280

Title: Erin's green shore

First Line: One evening of late as I strayed

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3930

Title: The English emigrant

First Line: God speed the keel of the trusty ship

Themes:  Emigration

Firth b.25(216)

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Edition - Bod1633

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

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

Series Identifier: 3


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13102

Title: What are you at? What are you after?

First Line: I came to town the other day

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1451

Title: The boys of Kilkenny

First Line: Oh the boys of Kilkenny, are brave roving blades

Subjects:  Ireland

2806 c.15(249)

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Edition - Bod5421

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, from Pitts, wholesale toy and [marble] warehouse, [3]1, [Dudley] street (late Monmou[th street]) Seven Dials

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 580 is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 21420

Title: Pleasures of matrimony

First Line: [S]even long years I've been a good wife

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2683

Title: Tara's old hall

First Line: O Erin my country, altho' thy harp slumbers

Subjects:  Ireland

Firth b.25(398)

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Edition - Bod11825

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: W.S. Fortey, General Steam Printer and Publisher, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V212

Title: The bells of Shandon

First Line: With deep affection, and fond recollection

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Catholic Church

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3871

Title: The lass of Gowrie

First Line: Upon a simmer afternoon

Authors:  Reid, William, 1764-1831

Harding B 11(235)

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Edition - Bod7065

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1166

Title: General Munroe

First Line: Come all good people and listen unto me

Subjects:  IrelandMonro, Henry, 1768-1798

Themes:  Irish rebellion, 1798

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V11909

Title: The maid of Martindale

First Line: In Martindale a village gay

Themes:  Rural society

Firth b.26(204)

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Edition - Bod7792

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Catnach, Printer, 2 & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(747) is another impression Johnson Ballads 179 is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: The cruel father and affectionate lovers

First Line: It's of a damsel both fair and handsome

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusLovers partedServantsCruel parents

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8933

Title: The old maid

First Line: An old maid kept five great tom-cats

Firth b.25(74)

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Edition - Bod6018

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Catnach, Printer, 2, & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Firth b.25(74) is another impression Harding B 11(747) is another impression Firth b.25(74) is another impression Harding B 11(747) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: The cruel father and affectionate lovers

First Line: It's of a damsel both fair and handsome

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Lovers partedTransvestismCruel father

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8933

Title: The old maid

First Line: An old maid kept five great tom-cats

Themes:  Cats

Johnson Ballads 179

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Edition - Bod2412

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co. Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury

Notes:  Harding B 11(3764) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3826

Title: Terence's farewell

First Line: So, my Kathleen, you're going to leave me

Authors:  Dufferin and Clandeboye, Helen Selina Sheridan, Baroness, 1807-1867

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 536

Title: William & Harriet

First Line: It's of a rich gentleman near London did dwell

Themes:  Cruel parentsWomen sailorsTransvestismShipwreckCourtship - difference in social status

Firth b.26(248)

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Edition - Bod11745

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co., Printers 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 24438

Title: I'd be a butterfly

First Line: I'd be a butterfly, born in a bower

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1936

Title: The mountain maid

First Line: The mountain maid from her bow'r has hied

Themes:  Pastoral

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: The Irish recruit

First Line: It's a long time since I was digging up land

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  SoldiersWar

Harding B 11(1681)

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Edition - Bod13192

Imprint Names:  Wrigley, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Wrigley, Junr., 3, Rochdale Road, Manchester [and] Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester; sold by J. Beaumont, 176, York- street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 263


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1453

Title: Shannon side

First Line: It was in the month of April one morning by the dawn

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2814

Title: The carrier dove

First Line: Fly away to my native land, sweet dove!

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V6106

Title: Love knot

First Line: You do not now remember

Harding B 11(3481)

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Johnson Ballads 1877

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Edition - Bod7415

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1845

Imprint: J. Paul & Co., Printers, 2 & 3 Monmouth Court, 7 Dials and 35, Hanover Street, Portsea


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9045

Title: The death of Dermot

First Line: Kathleen, my young bride, thy Dermot is dying

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V18519

Title: Forgive but don't forget

First Line: I'm going Jessie, far from thee

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5316

Title: My heart is wholly thine

First Line: Whate'er thy lot in life may be

Performers:  Harrison, Mr.

Firth b.26(57)

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Edition - Bod19161

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

Imprint: [...] & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials, and 35, Hanover Street, Portsea


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3521

Title: The land of old Erin

First Line: Oh, the land of old Erin is a land of delight

Authors:  Pocock, I. (Isaac), 1782-1835

Subjects:  IrelandFrance

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815Patriotism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13901

Title: The star of Glengarry

First Line: The red moon is up, on the moss-cover'd mountain

Subjects:  Scotland

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V15127

Title: The Moorish maid. A very favorite song, sung at all the London concerts

First Line: Oh! lullaby, lullaby, father dear

Johnson Ballads 1097

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Johnson Ballads 1098

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Edition - Bod12059

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(4116) is another edition with a different first ballad Harding B 11(4116) is another edition with a different first ballad


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8860

Title: It was my father's custom

First Line: Come hither bring the holly-bush to decorate the hall

Themes:  Christmas

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16510

Title: The maids lamentation

First Line: O you pretty fair maidens, I pray lend an ear

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Transported convict

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V4187

Title: The valiant soldier

First Line: A valiant soldier I dare not name

Themes:  SoldiersSeduction

Harding B 11(1821)

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