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Sheet - 2806 b.9(245)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2436

Title: Dark-lock-na-Garr

First Line: Away ye gay landscapes, ye gardens of roses

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 830

Title: Bloody Alma

First Line: You loyal heroes pray uow [sic] draw near

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856Alma, battle of the, 1854


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 3034

Title: A new song called Granuaile

First Line: As through the north as I walked to view the shamrock plain



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Sheet - Don. b.13(9)

Imprint Names:  Thackeray, W.Passinger, T.Whitwood, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1666 and 1679

Ballad - Roud Number: V29524

Title: A caveat for young men. Or, The bad husband turn'd thrifty

First Line: All you young ranting blades

Tune: Hey ho my honey

Authors:  Wade, John

References:

ESTC: R227008

Themes:  Thrift



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Sheet - 2806 b.9(268)

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  See Harding B 19(94).


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3588

Title: My bonny Irish boy

First Line: Bewildered and sad through the grove now I wander


2nd Ballad

Title: The true lover's lamentation

First Line: As I walked out one morning down by a river side



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Sheet - 2806 c.17(9)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V32332

Title: A new song composed on the execution of S. Ashcroft M. Fitzpatrick & D. Graham

First Line: Young people that around us stand

Themes:  Robbery




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Sheet - Douce Ballads 9(11)

Imprint Names:  Inns, S.

Imprint Locations:  Towcester

Ballad - Roud Number: V7358

Title: The loyal tar

First Line: Rouse, rouse, Britains rouse, and with ardour unite

Authors:  Flesher, Gilbert



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Sheet - Harding B 28(9)

Imprint Names:  Smith, W.

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 299

Title: The poacher

First Line: When I was bound apprentice

Themes:  Poaching


2nd Ballad

Title: Song

First Line: Heres a health to each one

Themes:  Freemasonry



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Sheet - 2806 b.9(240)

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1538

Title: Napoleon

First Line: One night sad and languid I lay on my bed

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: The Kerry recruit

First Line: About four years ago I was digging the land

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V20337

Title: Patt M'Carthy in the Crimea

First Line: Good people all both great and small

Notes:  Appears also in Harding B 19(81)

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856



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Sheet - 2806 b.9(13)

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  Slip. Harding B 26(677) is another edition.


Ballad

Title: The whole acount [sic] of our preists [sic] and nuns who was masacrea'd [sic] in Syria

First Line: Good Christians pay atention [sic] to what I now unfold

Themes:  Turkish massacres



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Sheet - 2806 b.9(176)

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  Slip. Harding B 26(677) is another edition.


Ballad

Title: The whole acount [sic] of our preists [sic] and nuns who was masacrea'd [sic] in Syria

First Line: Good Christians pay atention [sic] to what I now unfold

Themes:  Turkish massacres



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Sheet - 2806 b.9(241)

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13468

Title: The Irish harvest men's triumph

First Line: We sailed away from the quay and never received a shock

Notes:  The same setting of type as Firth b.27(11/12) but with a different cut


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16390

Title: The discont[ente]d pair

First Line: I have a wife, a drunken wife I know not how to guide her

Themes:  Marriage



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Sheet - 2806 b.9(229)

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  See Carnell (1979): F48 for imprint

Series Identifier: 6


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 538

Title: Willy Reilly, and his dear Cooleen [Bawn]

First Line: Oh, rise up, Willy Reilly, and come away with me


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9141

Title: The dear Irish maid

First Line: On a fair summer's morning as Morphus was parting

Tune: The dear Irish boy



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Sheet - 2806 b.9(230)

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  See Carnell (1979): F6 for imprint attribution


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13469

Title: The brave defenders

First Line: Your [sic] Catholtcs [sic] of Erin give ear unto those [sic] lines I write

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Catholic Church


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4251

Title: The maid of Lough Gowna shore

First Line: One morning as I went a fowling

Subjects:  Ireland


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V534

Title: The shepherd's daughter

First Line: In the cool shade of evening

Themes:  Pastoral



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Sheet - 2806 b.9(261)

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  See Carnell (1979): F31 for imprint


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1396

Title: Sorrowful lamentation on the loss of the North Star

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

Themes:  Shipwreck


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 408

Title: [The fa]rmers lucky boy

First Line: [The sun is s]et beyond yon hill

Themes:  Farmers


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V7304

Title: A new and admired song called The old settoo

First Line: You gentlemcn [sic] and muses around me sit

Themes:  Beggars



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Sheet - 2806 b.9(264)

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  See P. Carnell (1979): F46 for imprint


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12818

Title: A new song called The queen of love

First Line: As I walked out one evening fair down by a shady grove


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2360

Title: A new song called Drah Harion O Machree

First Line: I am a young fellow that all ways loved rurling sport



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Sheet - 2806 b.9(256)

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2560

Title: My boughleen dhoun

First Line: You muses, why absent from me?

Themes:  Soldiers


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V33020

Title: The lady's petycoat

First Line: Concerning the fashions I will let you hear

Themes:  Fashions


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V4083

Title: Lines written on a discussion, between a Protestant boy, and a catholic girl, near Dundalk, county Louth

First Line: As I roved out one evening in the spring eime [sic] of the year

Themes:  Religious controversy - Ireland



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Sheet - 2806 b.9(263)

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Artists:  Bewick, T.?

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  See P. Carnell (1979): F14 for imprint


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5010

Title: An admired song called Glendalough

First Line: You heavenly muses assist my genious


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5009

Title: The old stingy man?

First Line: Massa's such a stingy man

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy



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Sheet - 2806 b.9(265)

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  The first illustration is signed: M.K.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2362

Title: The boys of Mullaghbawn

First Line: On Monday morning early, my wandering steps did leave me

Themes:  Transported convict


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 12903

Title: Erin's green linnet

First Line: On a fine summer's morning as the day was dawning

Subjects:  O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 675

Title: The constant farmer's son

First Line: A rich farmer's daughter near Limerick did dwell



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Sheet - 2806 b.9(266)

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Artists:  Keeffe

Notes:  The third illustration is signed: Keeffe


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1458

Title: The peeler and the goat

First Line: As a set of peelers were out one night

Themes:  Police


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7624

Title: The Paddy Whacks

First Line: Hurroo! my boys, were still alive

Attributation: Written and sung by Mr. J. Kearney, at the Castle Tavern

Authors:  Kearney, J.

Performers:  Kearney, J.

Performance Locations:  Castle Tavern

Themes:  Irish rebellion, 1798


3rd Ballad

Title: The green cockade

First Line: O, the glorious days of my grandad true

Themes:  Irish rebellion, 1798



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Sheet - 2806 b.9(275)

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  See Carnell (1979): F26 for imprint


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 266

Title: The banks of Claudy

First Line: As I roved out one morning all in the monh [sic] of May


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: The cruel father, or The affectionate lover

First Line: 'Twas of a damsel both fair and handsome


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V20296

Title: Lines on the new petticoat hoops

First Line: One evening by a chance as [I] strayed

Themes:  Fashions



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Sheet - 2806 b.9(284)

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  See Firth b.25(587/588)


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3432

Title: Song on the Irish brigade

First Line: Hibernia's sweet harp from your slumber awaken

Authors:  O'Carroll, Thomas

Notes:  Appears also, but variant, in Firth b.25(587/588) and Harding B 19(116)

Themes:  American Civil War, 1861-1865 - Irish brigade


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1363

Title: The lamentation of Patrick Kilkenny who is sentenced to die on the 20th of July, for the murder of his sweetheart, Margaret Forquhar

First Line: In grief and anguish I now bewail

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryExecutions - 19th century



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Sheet - Harding B 40(9)

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin?

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Series Identifier: 9


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1007

Title: Courting in the kitchen

First Line: Each single belle and beau to me now pay aftention [sic]


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V552

Title: The wedding of Billy Barlow

First Line: The people that's sober may rant, rare, and rave

Themes:  Marriage


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 12903

Title: Erin's green linnet

First Line: On a fine summer's morning as the day was dawning

Subjects:  O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847


4th Ballad - Roud Number: 714

Title: The mantle so green

First Line: As I went out a walking one morning in June


5th Ballad - Roud Number: V9411

Title: The round tower's of Ireland

First Line: When an Irishman leaves the dear land of his birth


6th Ballad

Title: The sorrowful lamentation on the 40,000 Christians massacreed [sic] in Damascus

First Line: Good Christians pay attention to what I now unfold

Tune: Village pride

Notes:  Appears also in 2806 b.9(239), but with a different cut and an additional stanza

Themes:  Turkish massacres


7th Ballad - Roud Number: V14158

Title: The true-lover's trip to the strawberry beds

First Line: On the strawberry banks all so pleasant and gay


8th Ballad - Roud Number: V1675

Title: An admired song called The wonders of the world

First Line: You people draw near to what I'm going to relate


9th Ballad - Roud Number: V1917

Title: New comic song on the ten pound note

First Line: Oh, listen to my song awhile I'll please you with this ditty



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Sheet - Harding B 4(9)

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.Jennings, G.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Notes:  Part of the same cut is used in Firth c.22(48)


Ballad - Roud Number: V1844

Title: The cruel cooper of Ratcliff

First Line: Near Ratcliff cross liv'd a cooper there

Themes:  SlaveryCruel fatherTurkey



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Sheet - Harding B 31(9)

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Notes:  Border: The trapper.


Ballad - Roud Number: V9488

Title: The pig is greased behind

First Line: Come, listen all, ye jolly boys

Themes:  American Civil War, 1861-1865



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Sheet - Johnson Ballads fol. 9

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 18844

Title: The king and countrynan [sic]

First Line: There was an old chap in the west country


2nd Ballad

Title: Harp and lute

First Line: I give thee all, I can no more


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5740

Title: Poor Mary Anne

First Line: Here, below the green turf, sleepeth


4th Ballad - Roud Number: V2131

Title: Adventures in a steam boat

First Line: Oh, what a row, what a rumpus and a rioting

Themes:  ExcursionsSteamships


5th Ballad - Roud Number: V11636

Title: By dimpled brook

First Line: By dimpled brook, and fountain brim


6th Ballad - Roud Number: 5754

Title: The goddess Diana

First Line: Hark the goddess Diana

Themes:  Hunting


7th Ballad - Roud Number: 2058

Title: The banks of Banna. A favourite song

First Line: Shepherds I have lost my love



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Sheet - Harding B 36(9)

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12635

Title: Life in London; or the Sprees of Tom and Jerry

First Line: Come all ye swells & sporting blades who love to see good fun

Subjects:  London (England)


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1251

Title: Ere around the huge oak

First Line: Ere around the huge oak that o'ershadows yon mill


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 767

Title: Meet me by moonlight

First Line: Meet me by moonlight alone


4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1940

Title: Follow, follow, over mountain

First Line: Follow, follow, over mountain


5th Ballad - Roud Number: 2699

Title: The wounded hussar

First Line: Alone on the banks of the dark rolling Danube

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  Soldiers


6th Ballad - Roud Number: V423

Title: When the southern breezes

First Line: When the southern breezes play


7th Ballad - Roud Number: V3083

Title: The hunter's signal horn

First Line: The hunters signal horn is sounding

Themes:  Hunting


8th Ballad - Roud Number: 13812

Title: A rose tree

First Line: A rose tree in full bearing

Authors:  O'Keeffe, John, 1747-1833


9th Ballad - Roud Number: V674

Title: Some lilies in a valley grew

First Line: Some lilies in a valley grew


10th Ballad - Roud Number: 24438

Title: I'd be a butterfly

First Line: I'd be a butterfly, born in a bower

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839


11th Ballad - Roud Number: V5958

Title: The Red-cross knight

First Line: Blow, warder blow thy sounding horn

Themes:  Crusaders




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