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Edition - Bod12124

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: J. Pitts Printer, & Toy Warehouse 6 Great Andrew street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V8478

Title: Barney Mc'Cann

First Line: Betwixt Canbral and the town of Auctnacloy

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Adultery

Harding B 25(126)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8041

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 267

Title: Young Riley

First Line: As I was walking through the county of Cavan

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2806 b.11(55)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(316a)

Notes:  Slip


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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 - Bod5461

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer Wholesale Toy & Marble Warehouse 6, Great st. Andrew street 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 13383

Title: Larry O Gaff

First Line: Near a bog in sweet Ireland I'm told its there born I was

Notes:  Verse and prose

Subjects:  Ireland

2806 b.11(80)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 25(1072)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 891

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod5594

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2185

Title: The Inniskillen dragoon

First Line: A beautiful young damsel of fame and renown

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1191

Title: Woman's tongue

First Line: In poesy's measured lines, I have read of many times

Themes:  Women

Firth b.25(87)

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Harding B 11(1760)

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Johnson Ballads 204

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Edition - Bod104

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul Printer, 18, Great St. Andrew Street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V20466

Title: Daniel O'Connell & liberty

First Line: You Hibernians all come listen awhile

Subjects:  IrelandO'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847

Themes:  Politics and government - Ireland, 19th centuryHome Rule - Ireland

Johnson Ballads 646B

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Edition - Bod3122

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitss [sic] Printer Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse 6, Great st. Andrew street 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V19882

Title: Js. Reilly's lamentation

First Line: Come all you young men of real understanding

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Transported convictCourts and law

2806 b.11(62)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth c.17(159)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(228c)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17117

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitst [sic] printer, Wholesale Toy and marble warehouse 6 Great St. Andrew Street, 7 dials

Notes:  Harding B 17(280a) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V8801

Title: Shamrock shore

First Line: You curious searchers of each nation

Subjects:  Ireland

Harding B 25(1756)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod20432

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1844 and 1845

Imprint: E. Hodges, from Pitt's Toy and Marble Warehouse, 31, Monmouth Street 7 Di[als]


Ballad - Roud Number: 5772

Title: Adventures of Larry O'Flinn

First Line: In the year eighteen hundred and thirty three

Notes:  Verse and prose

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Soldiers

Johnson Ballads 456

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Edition - Bod22634

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Toy and marble warehouse, 6 Great st, Andrew street 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V1016

Title: Paddy Carey

First Line: Twas at the town of neat Clogheen

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Soldiers

Douce Ballads 3(131)

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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 - Bod1283

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(3073) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2668

Title: Poor dog Tray

First Line: On the green banks of Shannon, when Shelah was nigh

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Dogs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V663

Title: Our sheep shearing over

First Line: Our sheep shearing over surround the gay board

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Agricultural laborersRural society

Firth b.25(111)

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Harding B 11(3072)

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Edition - Bod5604

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, Monmouth court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1053

Title: The robbers of the glen

First Line: Stand! stranger! stand, your jewels give

Themes:  HighwaymenCrime - 19th century

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1575

Title: The Isle of France

First Line: The sun was far the clouds advanced

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

Subjects:  IrelandMauritius

Themes:  Transported convict

Firth b.26(208)

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Harding B 11(3293)

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Edition - Bod5776

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale toy and marbl[e] warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew street, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13328

Title: The finiken man

First Line: Attend to my song, and I will lay you the plan

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2345

Title: Nancy the pride of the East

First Line: One day as I chanced for to rove

Subjects:  Ireland

Harding B 11(1206)

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Edition - Bod82

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6 Great st Andrew street 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V16341

Title: The christening and diversion of Ballyporeen

First Line: At my wedding I told you the first time I'd try

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Christening

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 513

Title: The old horse

First Line: My cloathing once was linsey wolsey fine

Themes:  Horses

Johnson Ballads 768

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Edition - Bod6124

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J, Pitts, wholesale Toy and marble warhouse [sic] e [sic], Great St. Andrew street, 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 25(1756) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V8801

Title: Shamrock shore

First Line: You curious searchers of each nation

Subjects:  Ulysses (fictional character)IrelandIndia

Themes:  WomenProstitutionCommerceWarSailors

Firth b.34(265)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 17(280a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 3034

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod2189

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer, 18, Great St. Andrew Street, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2683

Title: The sons of Fingal

First Line: Oh! Erin, my country, altho' thy harp slumb[ers]

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1923

Title: The hearth stone man

First Line: As through the streets I take my way

Subjects:  Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:  Street tradersPolice

Harding B 11(3606)

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Edition - Bod2718

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer, 18, Great St. Andrew Street, 7 Dials

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 687 is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4347

Title: Queen's visit [to Ireland]

First Line: Oh here I am both fair and gay

Tune: Paddy will you now

Subjects:  IrelandVictoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901

Harding B 14(126)

Notes:  Imperfect: Title torn.


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Edition - Bod11475

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, 6, Great St Andrew Street 7 dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1659

Title: The factory girl

First Line: The sun was just rising one fine may-day morning

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 962

Title: Pretty Susan the pride of Kildare

First Line: When first from sea I landed I had a roving maid [sic]

Notes:  The same setting of type as Harding B 14(306) but with a different first ballad

Subjects:  Ireland

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5308

Title: My heart with love is beating

First Line: My heart with love is beating

Notes:  The same setting of type as Harding B 14(306) but with a different first ballad

Harding B 11(1110)

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Edition - Bod11510

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed by J. Pitts, Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew Street 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: Flora, the lily of the west

First Line: It's when I came to England some pleasure for to find

Subjects:  IrelandScotland

Themes:  JealousyMurderCourts and law

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 360

Title: Roving journeyman

First Line: I am a roving journeyman

Subjects:  Dublin (Ireland)Carlow, county (Ireland)

Themes:  Roving

3rd Ballad
Harding B 11(1229)

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Edition - Bod7193

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer, 18 Great St. Andrew Street 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V230

Title: The better land

First Line: I hear the [sic] speak of a better land

Authors:  Hemans, Felicia Dorothea Browne, 1793-1835

Themes:  Heaven

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1825

Title: The rover's return

First Line: My love was a rover, on roving bent

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Firth b.26(32)

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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 - Bod9887

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale toy and marble warehouse, Great st. Andrew street, 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(19) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3190

Title: The adventures of Major Longbow

First Line: I'm a general 'tis well known

Authors:  Corri, Haydn, 1785-1860

Subjects:  IrelandLondon (England)Algiers

Themes:  Eating and drinkingStrength

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4644

Title: Old Adam

First Line: In the green forest where old Adam dwelt

Firth b.27(540)

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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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