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Edition - Bod4166

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: W. Birmingham, 92, Thomas-street

Notes:  See also Harding B 19(44).

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3230

Title: An admired song called blue-eyed Mary

First Line: As I roved out one summer's day to view the flowers springing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20097

Title: Elegiac lines on our invincible chieftain O'Connell

First Line: Oh, yon heavenly muse and yon angelic virgin

Subjects:  O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V4935

Title: The poor Connaughtman

First Line: I am a poor Connaught man from the town of Athlone

Themes:  Countryman in Dublin

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 1

Title: A much amired [sic] [s]ong called the dark-eyed gipsy O

First Line: There were three gipsies in the east

Themes:  Gipsies

5th Ballad

Title: Fisher's funeral

First Line: Like October leaves the great men fall

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 527

Title: A new song called William and Nancy

First Line: Adieu, lovely Nancy, since now I must leave you

Harding B 40(1)

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