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Edition - Bod23668

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: John F. Nugent & co., Printers, 35, New-row west Dublin

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4362

Title: Miss Pepper's brigade

First Line: You gents of this city attend for awhile

Subjects:  Dublin (Ireland)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3050

Title: The wonders of the illuminations

First Line: Good people all I pray have patience

Subjects:  Dublin (Ireland)

Themes:  Dublin illuminations for the wedding of the prince of Wales1863

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V27154

Title: Ireland's unrelenting chains

First Line: The boat swings to a rusty chain

Themes:  Ireland

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 8231

Title: Dixey's land

First Line: I wish I was in the land of cotton

Authors:  Buckley, Frederick, 1833-1864

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 13468

Title: The Irish harvest men's triumph

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

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V33020

Title: The lady's petycoat

First Line: Concerning the fashions I will let you hear

Themes:  Fashions

7th 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

Notes:  The same setting of type as Firth b.25(591)

Themes:  Religious controversy - Ireland

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 2734

Title: An admired song called Youghal harbour

First Line: As I roved out of a summer's morning

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V23109

Title: The English prize-fighter and the American champion

First Line: Come all you Irish heroes bold who're fond of liberty

Themes:  Prizefighting

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V7930

Title: My colleen dhas crutha na mbo [sic]

First Line: T'was on a fine summer's morning

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V1045

Title: The river Roe

First Line: I espied a lovely fair one, and her did not know

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V35084

Title: Peace and flourishing trade

First Line: Good people, now listen to what I do say

Notes:  Harding B 26(509) is another issue of this ballad alone

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Firth b.27(11/12)

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