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Edition - Bod21042

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin?

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Series Identifier: 2

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1606

Title: Coming home from the wake

First Line: Young Nelly the milkmaid, so buxom and gay

Themes:  FairsRural societyEntertainments

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4894

Title: The Kerry eagle

First Line: You sons of Hibernia now listen a while to my song

Subjects:  O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1396

Title: The North star

First Line: You landsmen all, on you I call, and gallant seamen too

Themes:  Shipwreck

4th Ballad

Title: Emmet's farewell to his love

First Line: Farewell love, farewell love, I am now going to leave thee

Subjects:  Emmet, Robert, 1778-1803

Themes:  Politics and government - Ireland, 19th centuryIrish rebellion, 1803

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V2040

Title: My native land so green

First Line: I'm a true-born Irishman, I came from Paddy's land

Subjects:  Ireland

6th Ballad

Title: A new song on home rule

First Line: You sons and you daughters of Erin's green isle

Themes:  Home Rule - Ireland

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V4967

Title: Meeting of Tara

First Line: On the 15th day of August in the year of 43

Themes:  Home Rule - Ireland

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V150

Title: Allen's grave

First Line: Oh, hapless Erin, cast a thought

Themes:  Ireland

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