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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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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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