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Edition - Bod19649

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail by John O. Bebbington, 22 Goulden-st., Oldham-rd., Manchester

Series Identifier: 7


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1115

Title: Spencer the rover

First Line: Thes [sic] words were composed by Spencer the rover

Themes:  Poverty

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3724

Title: Miss. Kitty Mooney's fortune

First Line: My name is Dick Mooney I'm very near dying

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Marriage prospects

Johnson Ballads 1880

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Edition - Bod4151

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.BennettPierceSharman

Imprint Locations:  LondonBrightonSouthboroughCambridge

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials. Sold by Pierce, Southborough; Bennett, Brighton; and Sharman, Cambridge

Notes:  Harding B 11(3739) is another issue Harding B 11(3740) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4583

Title: The tars of the Blanch

First Line: You Frenchmen don't boast of your fighting

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2364

Title: Castle Hyde

First Line: As I rode out on a summer's morning

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Castle Hyde (Ireland)

Johnson Ballads 283

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Edition - Bod1153

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer, wholesale toy and marble warehouse, 31, Dudley street, 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(1984) is another impression, but with a different imprint.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V25718

Title: When a little farm we keep

First Line: [Tom] When a little farm we keep

Notes:  A duet

Themes:  Farmers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4894

Title: The Kerry eagle

First Line: You true sons of Hibernia, come listen awhile to my song

Subjects:  IrelandO'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847

Themes:  Politics and government - Ireland, 19th century

Firth b.25(429)

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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 - Bod12627

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(2595A) is another issue Johnson Ballads 238 is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3414

Title: The Nancy

First Line: Mayhap you've heard that as dear as our lives

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1910

Title: The servant boy

First Line: You lovers all both great and small attend unto my theme

Subjects:  IrelandPhiladelphia (U.S.A.)

Themes:  Social statusEmigration

Harding B 11(2595)

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Johnson Ballads 239

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Edition - Bod12850

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.BennettPierceMarshall, W.Batchelar, T.BoyesInkpen, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBrightonSouthboroughBristolLondonBrightonLewes

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials. Sold by W. Marshall, Bristol; Inkpen, Lewes; T. Batchelar, 14, Hackney Road Crescent; Boyse, and Bennett, Brighton & Pierce, Southborough


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12987

Title: Paddy's land

First Line: One evening all alone

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4744

Title: Be careful in choosing a wife

First Line: Now all young men that's going to wed

Themes:  Marriage - men

Harding B 11(2927)

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Edition - Bod13133

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodge's (From Pitts) wholesale Toy and Marble wharehouse [sic], 31, Dudley-st, 7 Dial


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2905

Title: Shamrock, rose and the thistle

First Line: Oh! the land of sweet Erin's a land of delight

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

Subjects:  IrelandFrance

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815Patriotism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2076

Title: Paddy's grave. A parody on The death of Nelson

First Line: Oer Paddy's grave the boys and girls all prest

Subjects:  Ireland

Harding B 11(3469)

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Johnson Ballads 600

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Edition - Bod13927

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.Marshall, W.Batchelar, T.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBristolLondon

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials. ... Sold by W. Marshall, Bristol; T. Batchelar, 14, Hackney Road Crescent


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 6458

Title: Crazy Jane

First Line: Why [f]air maid [i]n every feature

Authors:  Lewis, Matthew Gregory, 1775-1818

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4355

Title: Exile of Erin

First Line: There came to the beach a poor exile of Erin

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

Harding B 11(740)

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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 - Bod23987

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(2595A) is another issue Johnson Ballads 239 is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3414

Title: The Nancy

First Line: Mayhap you've heard that as dear as our lives

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1910

Title: The servant boy

First Line: You [l]overs all both great and small attend unto my theme

Subjects:  IrelandPhiladelphia (U.S.A.)

Themes:  Social statusEmigration

Johnson Ballads 238

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Edition - Bod7981

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  2806 c.16(36) is another impression Harding B 11(3620) is another impression

Series Identifier: 7


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1009

Title: Finnigan's wake

First Line: Tim Finnigan lived in Sackville street

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Irish wakes

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13939

Title: Do they think of me at home

First Line: Do they think of me at home? do they ever think of me

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 15024

Title: Jessie, the flower o' Dumblane

First Line: The sun sun [sic] has gone down o'er the lofty Benlomond

Authors:  Tannahill, Robert, 1774-1810

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 1115

Title: Spencer the rover

First Line: These words were composed by Spencer the rover

Themes:  Roving

Firth c.26(209)

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Harding B 11(3620A)

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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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