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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 - Bod4151

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.BennettPierceSharman

Imprint Locations:  LondonBrightonSouthboroughCambridge

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials. Sold by Pierce, Southborough; Bennett, Brighton; and Sharman, Cambridge

Notes:  Harding B 11(3739) is another issue Harding B 11(3740) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4583

Title: The tars of the Blanch

First Line: You Frenchmen don't boast of your fighting

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2364

Title: Castle Hyde

First Line: As I rode out on a summer's morning

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Castle Hyde (Ireland)

Johnson Ballads 283

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Edition - Bod13363

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2 & 3, Monmouth-Court


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 518

Title: The rambling sailor

First Line: I am a sailor stout & bold, long time I have ploughed the ocean

Themes:  SailorsProstitution

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20335

Title: New St. Patrick's day

First Line: Oh Erin agrah bid your sons pay attention

Notes:  Harding B 16(168c) is another issue of this ballad alone

Themes:  Ireland

Johnson Ballads 256

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Edition - Bod6018

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Catnach, Printer, 2, & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Firth b.25(74) is another impression Harding B 11(747) is another impression Firth b.25(74) is another impression Harding B 11(747) 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:  Lovers partedTransvestismCruel father

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8933

Title: The old maid

First Line: An old maid kept five great tom-cats

Themes:  Cats

Johnson Ballads 179

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Edition - Bod3838

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.Harvey, Mrs.

Imprint Locations:  LondonSheffield

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials. Sold by Mrs. Harvey, Sheffield-Park, Sheffield

Notes:  Harding B 11(2163) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V26703

Title: Little Jessey, the poor flower maid

First Line: I am poor little Jessey, I come here to show

Themes:  Street traders

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13784

Title: Happy land!

First Line: Happy land! whate'er my fate in life may be

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 478

Title: The New York trader

First Line: To a new York trader I did belong

Subjects:  New York (N.Y.)Waterford (Ireland)

Themes:  SailorsMurder

Johnson Ballads 220

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Edition - Bod12627

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(2595A) is another issue Johnson Ballads 238 is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3414

Title: The Nancy

First Line: Mayhap you've heard that as dear as our lives

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1910

Title: The servant boy

First Line: You lovers all both great and small attend unto my theme

Subjects:  IrelandPhiladelphia (U.S.A.)

Themes:  Social statusEmigration

Harding B 11(2595)

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Johnson Ballads 239

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Edition - Bod19161

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

Imprint: [...] & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials, and 35, Hanover Street, Portsea


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3521

Title: The land of old Erin

First Line: Oh, the land of old Erin is a land of delight

Authors:  Pocock, I. (Isaac), 1782-1835

Subjects:  IrelandFrance

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815Patriotism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13901

Title: The star of Glengarry

First Line: The red moon is up, on the moss-cover'd mountain

Subjects:  Scotland

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V15127

Title: The Moorish maid. A very favorite song, sung at all the London concerts

First Line: Oh! lullaby, lullaby, father dear

Johnson Ballads 1097

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Johnson Ballads 1098

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Edition - Bod23987

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(2595A) is another issue Johnson Ballads 239 is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3414

Title: The Nancy

First Line: Mayhap you've heard that as dear as our lives

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1910

Title: The servant boy

First Line: You [l]overs all both great and small attend unto my theme

Subjects:  IrelandPhiladelphia (U.S.A.)

Themes:  Social statusEmigration

Johnson Ballads 238

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