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Edition - Bod10497

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth-court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 785

Title: Dublin bay

First Line: We sailed away in a gallant bark

Themes:  Shipwreck

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2418

Title: As I wander'd by the brookside

First Line: As I wandered by the brookside

Harding B 11(1015)

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Edition - Bod5605

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 270

Title: Riley the fisherman

First Line: As I roved out one morning down by the river side

Subjects:  North America

Themes:  ShipwreckCourtship - difference in social statusEmigration

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7933

Title: Come into my canoe

First Line: Come into my canoe

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth b.26(209)

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Firth c.13(225)

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Harding B 11(3285)

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Edition - Bod2085

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: W.S. Fortey, Printer and Publisher, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2554

Title: My bonny blooming Highland Jane

First Line: As I walked out one morning fair

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 124

Title: The mermaid

First Line: On Friday morning as we sat [sic] sail

Themes:  Shipwreck

Harding B 11(2519)

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Edition - Bod11552

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: Printed at the \"Catnach Press\" by W.S. Fortey, late A. Ryle, 2, & 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury. (Established 1813)


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 23079

Title: The fisherman's daughter!

First Line: Why art thou wandering alone on the shore?

Themes:  ShipwreckFishermen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V414

Title: Ho! fill me a tankard

First Line: Ho! fill me a tankard, good mine host

Themes:  Drinking

Harding B 11(1212)

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Harding B 11(1214)

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Edition - Bod13206

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1878]

Imprint: W. Fortey, Steam Printer, Monmouth Court


Ballad - Roud Number: V4185

Title: A copy of verses on the loss of the Princess Alice ... Sept. 3rd, 1878

First Line: So sad a disaster ne'er has been told

Subjects:  London (England)Thames river (England)

Themes:  Shipwreck

Harding B 13(245)

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Edition - Bod13805

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: V3380

Title: Cheer girls, cheer for our merry wedding day

First Line: Ceee [sic], love, cheer, no more will we be pa[rted]

Notes:  A variation of: Cheer love cheer, Harding B 11(589)

Subjects:  EnglandAustralia

Themes:  MarriageSailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7834

Title: The loss of the Mary Ann

First Line: You landsmen and you seamen bold come listen unto me

Subjects:  New York (N.Y.)Sydney (Australia)Newfoundland (Canada)

Themes:  Shipwreck

Harding B 11(588)

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Edition - Bod2413

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:  Firth b.26(248) 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

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

Harding B 11(3764)

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Edition - Bod613

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin?

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Series Identifier: 3


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2940

Title: The martyrs grave

First Line: And must I leave my native shores

Themes:  Emigration

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13757

Title: The cavalier

First Line: Twas a beautiful night, the stars shone bright

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 3000

Title: The maid of Bon Clody

First Line: Were you ever at the moss house where the birds do increase

4th Ballad

Title: Lamentable lines on the burning of the \"Cospatrick\"

First Line: You feeling-hearted Christians wherever that you be

Themes:  Shipwreck

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V3263

Title: The young volunteer

First Line: Oh! did you hear of late, mind the date, what I state

Themes:  Soldiers

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 3016

Title: The sporting youth

First Line: I'm a stranger in this country, from America I came

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V1467

Title: A new song on the O'Connell monument

First Line: Prepare you gallant Irishmen, -- [prepare] without delay

Authors:  Sadler, Joseph

Notes:  See also 2806 b.10(31), Firth b.27(154/155) and Harding B 19(97)

Subjects:  O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V21022

Title: Mary Doheny, the Tipperary witch

First Line: Good people all I pray draw near

Themes:  Witches

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 1427

Title: Erin's lovely home

First Line: When I was young and in my bloom my age was seventeen

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V1371

Title: Patrick Brady

First Line: My name is Patrick Brady I was born of high degree

Themes:  Irish - U.S.A.

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V15031

Title: The Donegal emigrant

First Line: I've just left Donegal and I thought I'd give a call

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

Harding B 40(4)

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