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Edition - Bod21836

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

Notes:  Variant of a part of Firth b.27(11/12).


1st 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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V27154

Title: Ireland's unrelenting chains

First Line: The boat swings to a rusty chain

Subjects:  Ireland

3rd 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

Firth b.27(20)

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Edition - Bod1041

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

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

Series Identifier: 7


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6489

Title: The execution of Bernard Cangley, at the front of Cavan gaol, on the 4th of April, for the barbarous and inhuman murder of Peter Reilly, on the 22nd of January last

First Line: You tender-hearted Christians I pray you will draw near

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryExecutions - 19th century

2nd 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 2806 b.9(284) and Harding B 19(116)

Subjects:  Ireland

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

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V408

Title: A new song on the late fight between Heenan and King

First Line: You sporting gallant Irishmen come listen to my song

Themes:  Prizefighting

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V408

Title: A new song on Heenan and King

First Line: You sportsmen of Ireland, come list to my song

Themes:  Prizefighting

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 12873

Title: The young soldier's letter to his mother

First Line: As I roved out through Irish town one eveniug [sic] last July

Tune: The river Roe

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V4291

Title: The dark maid of the island

First Line: Sweet were the songs of the breeze and the fountain

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 2560

Title: Song called the Bouchleen dhoun

First Line: You muses, why absent from me?

Themes:  Soldiers

8th 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

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: A song -- The lily of the west

First Line: When first I came to Ireland some pleasure for to find

Subjects:  Ireland

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 1010

Title: Doran's ass

First Line: One Paddy Doyle lived near Killarney

Subjects:  Ireland

11th Ballad - Roud Number: 2949

Title: The seducer outwitted!

First Line: There was a young gentleman in this country did dwell

Notes:  Appears also, but with different illustrations, in Harding B 19(77a) and at Firth c.18(53)

Themes:  SeductionTransvestism

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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