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Edition - Bod3901

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin


Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Nugent, Printer, 35 New-row

Notes:  The carriage in the second illustration bears the initials: T.B. [i.e. Thomas Bewick], and the illustration is signed W.K.

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20735

Title: A fashionable love song called The big beggarman

First Line: In comes the beggarman weary & wet

Notes:  2806 c.11(57) is another issue with a different cut of this ballad alone

Themes:  Beggars

2nd 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

Notes:  Appears also, but with a different illustration, in Firth b.25(587/588)

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 5497

Title: Larry Doolain or The Irish jaunting car

First Line: Do you want a car your honor? och, that's the one for you

Notes:  Appears also in Firth b.27(217)

Themes:  Jaunting cars

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V6106

Title: The love knot

First Line: You do not now rcmember [sic]

Notes:  Appears also in Firth b.27(217)

Harding B 19(84)

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Edition - Bod438

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Printed on both sides

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V25097

Title: On reading a certain speech

First Line: Go on, little captain, stick close to sir Bob

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V12886

Title: Sir Abraham Elton's speech, alluding to Ezek. xvii. ver. 35, 36. Paraphras'd

First Line: Long hast thou reign'd, sir R---n, uncontroul'd

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V10021

Title: The sturdy beggars garland

First Line: Of all the trades in London

Themes:  Beggars

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V32771

Title: On the hermitage at Richmond

First Line: A place there is, 'twas purchas'd cheap

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V25909

Title: The Royal-exchange chimes of the times

First Line: O brother Cit, have you heard what a charge

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V27605

Title: The Spanish expedition

First Line: What tho' the scoundrel Brunswick race

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V26379

Title: On bishop Reynolds's voting for an enquiry, &c

First Line: Reading the Gospel of our Lord we find

8th Ballad

Title: [None]

First Line: Three wills with great, but diff'rent talents born

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V30742

Title: The us---pers

First Line: The first and greatest, who betray'd long since

Johnson Ballads fol. 392

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