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Edition - Bod21317

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  See 2806 c.13(145)

Series Identifier: 23


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12887

Title: Old Adam was a gentleman

First Line: Old Adam was the first man born, that every body knows

Themes:  Adam (Biblical figure)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 408

Title: Farmer's boy

First Line: The sun had set behind the hill

Notes:  Variation of: The lucky factory boy

Themes:  FarmersAgricultural laborers

2806 c.13(179)

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Edition - Bod7811

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin?

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Series Identifier: 23


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8809

Title: The wife of the bold tenant farmer

First Line: One evening of late from Bandon I strayed

Themes:  Farmers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22610

Title: The sailor and his bride

First Line: Oh, if you love me, furl your sails

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1166

Title: General Munroe

First Line: My name is George Campbell, at the age of sixteen

Subjects:  Munro, Henry, 1768-1798

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 923

Title: Pats leather breeches

First Line: At the sign of the bell on the road to clonmel

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 2336

Title: Misletoe-bough [sic]

First Line: The mistletoe hung in the castle hall

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

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 1162

Title: My bonny labouring boy

First Line: As I roved out one morning

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V1470

Title: A new song on the [O']Connell meetin[g]

First Line: You loyal Irishmen draw near, unto these verses lend an ear

Subjects:  O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V5194

Title: The raking Paudheen Rhu! or an Irish tinker's travels

First Line: It was after breakfast one fine day I left my father's cabin snug

Themes:  Tinkers

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V4338

Title: What's dear Ireland come to

First Line: One cold winter's night as the day was dawning

Themes:  Trade depression

Harding B 40(14)

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