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Edition - Bod3968

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  2806 c.7(38) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: 9520

Title: The jacket green

First Line: When I was a maiden fair and youhg [sic]

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Soldiers

2806 b.9(91)

Notes:  Slip.


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2806 b.9(195)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 26(286)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 2192a

Notes:  Slip.

Johnson Ballads 3214

Notes:  Slip.


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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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - Bod8602

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P Bereton [sic] Painter [sic] 1 Lr Exchange St Dublin

Notes:  2806 c.7(55) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V16342

Title: A new song call'd The maid of Balvmoat [sic]

First Line: On [sic] day as I chanced o [sic] go rovin[g]

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Marriage proposalsTenant farmers

2806 b.9(126)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 2247b

Notes:  Slip.


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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 - 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 - 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 - 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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