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Edition - Bod6840

Imprint Names:  Duckett, J.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  c.1840

Imprint: Printed for J. Duckett, 1 Highfield-street, Liverpool


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 368

Title: Love blow out the candle

First Line: When I was eighteen years of age

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentIllegitimacy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13842

Title: The bridal ring

First Line: I dreamt last night of our earlier day

Firth b.34(170)

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Edition - Bod3831

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton, 1, Lr, Exchauge [sic], St, Dublin

Notes:  Harding B 26(240) is another edition.


Ballad

Title: Hagertys ball

First Line: Its near Bllakale [sic] where the lads they are friskey

2806 b.9(114)

Notes:  Slip.


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2806 c.7(27)

Notes:  Slip.


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2806 c.9(51)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 26(241)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 2093b

Notes:  Slip.

Johnson Ballads 2116a

Notes:  Slip.

Johnson Ballads 2120a

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 2121a

Notes:  Slip.

Johnson Ballads 2127c

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 2143b

Notes:  Slip.

Johnson Ballads 2161b

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 3251

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod3921

Imprint Names:  The Poet's Box

Imprint Locations:  Belfast

Date  between 1846 and 1852

Imprint: Sold only at the \"Poet's Box,\" and General Job Printing- office ... No. 1, Castle-court, Belfast


Ballad - Roud Number: V3108

Title: Balaklava

First Line: His watch, on Balaklava's heights

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856Balaclava, battle of, 1854

Harding B 26(23)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3938

Imprint Names:  Moore, J.

Imprint Locations:  Belfast

Date  between 1846 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and Sold only at the \"Poet's-Box, by James Moore, 1, Castle-court, Belfast


Ballad - Roud Number: 2653

Title: Ben Bolt

First Line: Oh don't you remember, sweet Alice, Ben Bolt

Harding B 26(54)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3939

Imprint Names:  Moore, J.

Imprint Locations:  Belfast

Date  between 1846 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and sold only at the \"Poet's-Box,\" by James Moore, 1, Castle-court, Belfast


Ballad - Roud Number: 24161

Title: Billy Barlow

First Line: Now gentlemen all, how d'ye do

Harding B 26(56)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3941

Imprint Names:  Moore, J.

Imprint Locations:  Belfast

Date  between 1846 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale, by J. Moore, 1 Castle-court, Belfast


Ballad - Roud Number: V501

Title: The blooming sweet lass of the vale

First Line: One evening the blackbird melodious, those innocent notes she did sing

Harding B 26(64)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3945

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P Brereton, 1, Lr, Excnange [sic], St' nliub [sic]

Notes:  2806 b.9(74) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V32304

Title: The downfall of Garibaldi

First Line: You Roman Catholics now atteud [sic]

Subjects:  Garibaldi, Giuseppe, 1807-1882

Harding B 26(145)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod3946

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton, Printer, 1, Lr, Exchange, Stree, [sic] Dublin


Ballad - Roud Number: 2310

Title: The docter [sic] outwtted [sic] by the black

First Line: I tell you a trick that was play'd the other evening

Themes:  Deception

Harding B 26(141)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3954

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton Printer, 1, Lr Exchange St


Ballad - Roud Number: V3189

Title: A new song on the Garryowen boys adventures to England

First Line: As I rved [sic] ou [sic] one eveing [sic] through Devonshire in England

Harding B 26(206)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3957

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton Printer 1 Lr Exchange St Dublin


Ballad - Roud Number: 141

Title: A new song call'd The golden glove

First Line: A wealthy young squire live'd in Thomastown clere [sic]

Themes:  Social statusTransvestismWomen hunters

Harding B 26(221)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 2162b

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3960

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton, Printer, 1, Lr Exchange St Dublin

Notes:  Harding B 26(241) is another edition.


Ballad

Title: Haggerty's ball

First Line: Iits [sic] near Balakale where the lads they are frisky

Harding B 26(240)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod3962

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton Printer, 1 Lr, Exchange St


Ballad - Roud Number: 1095

Title: A much admired song call'd Hyland [sic] Mary

First Line: Ye banks & breas [sic] & streams around the castle of Montgomery

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Themes:  Death

Harding B 26(263)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3969

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Breton [sic], Printer, 1, Lr, Exchange, St, Dublin

Notes:  2806 b.9(118) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 3137

Title: Johney I hardly knew ye

First Line: While going the road to sweet Athy hurroo! hurroo!

Harding B 26(297)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod3977

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton, Printer, 1, Lr, Elxchange [sic], St, Dublin


Ballad - Roud Number: 3018

Title: A new song on the Limerick rake

First Line: I am a young fellow that's airy & bold

Harding B 26(354)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3980

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton Printer 1 Lr Exchange St Dublin

Notes:  Harding B 26(382) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: 2891

Title: A new song call'd The lovely banks of Boyne

First Line: I am youthful & I love my lady well

Harding B 26(381)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod3981

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton, 1, Lr, Exchange, St, Dublin

Notes:  Harding B 26(381) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: 2891

Title: A new song call'd The lovely banks of Boyne

First Line: I am youthful & I love my lady well

Harding B 26(382)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod3990

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton printer 1 Lr Exchang[e] St Dublin


Ballad

Title: A much admired love song

First Line: I am a rambling hery [sic] by love I am ensured [sic]

Harding B 26(446)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod12344

Imprint Names:  Moore, J.

Imprint Locations:  Belfast

Date  between 1846 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and sold only at the \"Poet's Box,\" by James Moore, 1, Castle-court, Belfast


Ballad - Roud Number: V11428

Title: Joe Muggins. Parody on \"Lord Lovell\"

First Line: Joe Muggins he stood at his old doncay [sic] cart

Harding B 26(289)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod12813

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton, 1, Lr, Excnange [sic] St

Notes:  Harding B 26(145) is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: V32304

Title: The downfall of Garibaldi

First Line: You Roman catholics now atteud [sic]

Subjects:  Garibaldi, Giuseppe, 1807-1882

2806 b.9(74)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod12933

Imprint Names:  Moore, J.

Imprint Locations:  Belfast

Date  between 1846 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and Sold at the \"Poet's-Box,\" by J. Moore, 1, Castle- court, Belfast


Ballad - Roud Number: 1013

Title: Father Tom O'Neale

First Line: There was a widow in this place, and she reared three darling sons

Themes:  Perjury

Harding B 26(189)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod13833

Imprint Names:  Duckett, J.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  c.1840

Imprint: Printed for J, Duckett, 1, Highfield-street


Ballad - Roud Number: V16341

Title: Christening of Ballyporeen

First Line: At my wedding I told you the first time I would thrive

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  FoodChristening

Harding B 11(602)

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Edition - Bod7521

Imprint Names:  The Poet's Box

Imprint Locations:  Belfast

Date  between 1846 and 1852

Imprint: Sold only at the 'Poet's Box' and general job printing-office ... at no. 1, Castle-court, Belfast


Ballad - Roud Number: V3228

Title: Lovely Mary, O

First Line: It being on a summer's morning

Firth b.27(206)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod10366

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1870

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box ... Saturday morning, Jan. 1, 1870


Ballad - Roud Number: V5363

Title: Walking in the Zoo

First Line: The Stilton, sir, the cheese, the OK thing to do

Performers:  Vance

Subjects:  Zoological gardens, Regents Park (London)

Themes:  Zoos

Firth c.21(142)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod10386

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1852

Imprint: ... Poet's Box, ... [1]st February 1852


Ballad - Roud Number: 1573

Title: Beggars and ballad-singers

First Line: Merry Proteus of old, as by Ovid we're told

Tune: The artful dodgers

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  BeggarsBallad-sellers

Firth c.21(2)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip.


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Edition - Bod10520

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1870

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box ... Saturday morning, Jan. 1, 1870


Ballad - Roud Number: V7247

Title: American drinks

First Line: The other night I'd been indulging which I own is very silly

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Drinking

Firth c.22(36)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip.


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