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Edition - Bod22351

Imprint Names:  Wheeler, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1837

Imprint: J. Wheeler, Printer, No. 1, Ancots Streer [sic]


Ballad - Roud Number: V20016

Title: Tom's brawl

First Line: You all pay attention

Themes:  Drunkenness

2806 c.17(434)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(384)


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Edition - Bod1482

Imprint Names:  Wheeler, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1837

Imprint: J. Wheeler, Printer, No. 1, Ancots St.


Ballad - Roud Number: V17319

Title: True lovers downfall

First Line: You blightsome [sic] lads & las[s]es that ramble void of care

2806 c.17(443)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(133).


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Edition - Bod1734

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P Brereton 1 Lr Exchange St Dublin


Ballad - Roud Number: V7466

Title: John O'Dwyer-a-Glana

First Line: Ohe [sic] morning as I started

2806 b.9(41)

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2806 c.7(62)

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2806 c.9(55)

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Harding B 26(300)

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Johnson Ballads 2096b

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Johnson Ballads 2123a

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Johnson Ballads 2124a

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Johnson Ballads 2180b

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Johnson Ballads 2235d

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Johnson Ballads 3091

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Johnson Ballads 3255

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Edition - Bod1923

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P Brereton Printer 1 Lr Exchange St Dvblin [sic]


Ballad - Roud Number: V17415

Title: Champagne Chalie [sic]

First Line: I've seen a deal of gaiety throughout my noisy life

2806 b.9(134)

Notes:  Slip


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2806 c.7(9)

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2806 c.9(49)

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Harding B 26(93)

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Johnson Ballads 2092a

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Johnson Ballads 2093a

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Edition - Bod3952

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P Brereton 1 Lr Exchange St Dublin


Ballad - Roud Number: V4231

Title: The game of cards

First Line: You true sons of Erin draw near me

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Fenians

2806 b.9(35)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 26(203)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 2119b

Notes:  Slip

Johnson Ballads 2177b

Notes:  Slip

Edition - Bod11131

Imprint Names:  Turner, J.

Imprint Locations:  Coventry

Date  1818

Imprint: Turner, Printer


Ballad

Title: The freemen's rally. June 1, 1818

First Line: Men -- by honor always led

Tune: Scots wha hae wi' Wallace bled

Subjects:  Coventry (England)

G.A. Warw. b.2(453)

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Edition - Bod10910

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton 1 Lr Exchange St dublin


Ballad - Roud Number: 8213

Title: Where the grass grows green

First Line: Im Denny Blake from County Clare

Subjects:  Ireland

2806 b.9(1)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 26(674)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8774

Imprint Names:  Wheeler, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1837

Imprint: J. Wheeler, Printer, No. 1, Ancots Street


Ballad - Roud Number: V26112

Title: Drunken wife

First Line: You women that to pop shops run come listen here awhile

Themes:  Pawnbrokers

2806 c.17(107)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(326)


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Edition - Bod20977

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton 1 Lr Exchange St Dublin


Ballad - Roud Number: 13371

Title: The adventure's of Roger O'Hare

First Line: In my first proceedings I took rakcish [sic] ways

Themes:  Theft

2806 b.9(43)

Notes:  Slip


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2806 b.9(117)

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2806 c.7(63)

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2806 c.9(1)

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2806 c.9(47)

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Harding B 26(4)

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Harding B 26(5)

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Johnson Ballads 2090a

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Johnson Ballads 2091a

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Johnson Ballads 2142b

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Johnson Ballads 2199b

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Johnson Ballads 2241c

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Johnson Ballads 3250

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Edition - Bod21007

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton Printer 1 Lr Exchange St Du[blin]


Ballad - Roud Number: 13865

Title: The mariner's grave

First Line: I rmember [sic] the night was stormy & wet

Themes:  Naval

2806 b.9(157)

Notes:  Slip


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2806 c.7(58)

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Harding B 26(421)

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Johnson Ballads 2141d

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Johnson Ballads 2142a

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Johnson Ballads 2143a

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Johnson Ballads 2144a

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Johnson Ballads 2213b

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Johnson Ballads 3235

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21038

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton, 1, Lr, Exchange, Street, Dublin


Ballad - Roud Number: V4237

Title: The organ grinder

First Line: Kind friends attention give to me

Themes:  Rejected suitorStreet music and musicians

2806 b.9(223)

Notes:  Slip


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2806 c.7(64)

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Harding B 26(487)

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Johnson Ballads 2233

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Johnson Ballads 2234a

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Johnson Ballads 2235b

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Edition - Bod21082

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton, 1, Lr, Exchange St


Ballad - Roud Number: 13750

Title: A new song call'd Annie Lisle

First Line: Down where the waving willow

Authors:  Thompson, S.

2806 b.9(46)

Notes:  Slip


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2806 c.7(48)

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2806 c.9(2)

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Harding B 26(12)

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Johnson Ballads 2149b

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Johnson Ballads 2157a

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Johnson Ballads 2158b

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Johnson Ballads 2181b

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Johnson Ballads 3256

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Edition - Bod21106

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton, Printer 1 Lr Exchange St Dublin


Ballad

Title: Hymn on the general judgment [sic] day

First Line: On the general judgement day

Themes:  Day of judgement

2806 b.9(80)

Notes:  Slip


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2806 c.7(33)

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Harding B 26(264)

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Johnson Ballads 2122b

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Johnson Ballads 2148d

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Edition - Bod22784

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P Brereton printer 1 Lr Exchange St


Ballad - Roud Number: 7629

Title: Shelling green peas

First Line: I sing you a ditty of a damsel so pretty

2806 c.7(75)

Notes:  Slip


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2806 c.9(41)

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Harding B 26(599)

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Johnson Ballads 2237a

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Johnson Ballads 2238a

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Johnson Ballads 2241b

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Johnson Ballads 3247

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Edition - Bod23054

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P Brereton 1 Lr Exchange St Dublin


Ballad - Roud Number: V4119

Title: Tramp! Tramp!! Tramp!!!

First Line: My name is Paddy Doyle

Themes:  Soldiers

2806 b.9(49)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 26(650)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod23138

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: p. Brereton 1 Lr Exchange St Dublin


Ballad

Title: The Irismans [sic] frolicks in London

First Line: An Irishnans [sic] frollicks [sic] in London

Themes:  Irish - England

2806 b.9(2)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 26(275)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod23973

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P Brereton 1 Lr Exchange St Dubiln [sic]


Ballad - Roud Number: V2034

Title: A new song call'd The exiles return

First Line: Sons of the green old isle

Themes:  Fenians

2806 b.9(158)

Notes:  Slip


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2806 b.9(170)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod4038

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P Brereton Printer 1 Lr Exchange St Dublin


Ballad - Roud Number: 4882

Title: Up in a balloon

First Line: One night I went up in a baioon [sic]

Themes:  DrunkennessBallooningDreams

2806 b.9(45)

Notes:  Slip


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2806 c.7(79)

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2806 c.9(40)

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Harding B 26(658)

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Johnson Ballads 2169b

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Johnson Ballads 2239

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Johnson Ballads 2240a

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Johnson Ballads 2241a

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Johnson Ballads 2242b

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Johnson Ballads 3252

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Edition - Bod1457

Imprint Names:  Wheeler, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1837

Imprint: J. Wheeler, Printer, No. 1, Ancots-Street


Ballad - Roud Number: V29644

Title: A new song

First Line: Neaw Manchester fo'ks fro the country I coom

Tune: Joan o Greenfielt

Authors:  Blair, Robert

2806 c.17(303)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(128).


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Edition - Bod1523

Imprint Names:  Wheeler, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1837

Imprint: J. Wheeler, Printer, No. 1, Ancots-St. Oldham-St.


Ballad - Roud Number: V15452

Title: Shannon cottage maid

First Line: One evening as I gently strayed, down by a river so clear

2806 c.17(384)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(434).


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Edition - Bod1874

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton Printer 1 Lr Exchange St Dublin


Ballad - Roud Number: V17609

Title: A new song call'd The old mans complaint of his landlord

First Line: Good people lend an ear sa's [sic] the poor old man

Themes:  Land tenure - Ireland

2806 b.9(120)

Notes:  Slip


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2806 b.9(150)

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2806 b.9(159)

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2806 b.9(166)

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Harding B 26(480)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1919

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton, Printer, 1, Lr Exchange st Dublin


Ballad - Roud Number: V1819

Title: A much admired song call'd The lovers of Derry

First Line: You lovers all atention [sic] pay the truth I will lay down

2806 b.9(65)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 26(390)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1921

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P Brereton Printer, 1, Lr Exchange St


Ballad - Roud Number: V3474

Title: A new song call'd The cup of tea

First Line: Come all you neibours [sic] draw near til [sic] I tell you a tale

Themes:  AdulteryDomestic relationsTea

2806 b.9(130)

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2806 b.9(186)

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2806 b.9(200)

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Harding B 26(113)

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Edition - Bod1924

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton, Printer, 1, Lr Exchange St Dublin


Ballad

Title: A new song call'd the Young lady's lamentation for the loss of her true love

First Line: It was early early all in the spring

2806 b.9(203)

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2806 b.9(218)

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2806 c.7(84)

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Harding B 26(701)

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Johnson Ballads 2098d

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Johnson Ballads 2197a

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Johnson Ballads 2198b

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Johnson Ballads 2199a

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Johnson Ballads 2200b

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Johnson Ballads 2209b

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Johnson Ballads 2231b

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Johnson Ballads 3243

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Edition - Bod5207

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P Brereton Printer 1 Lr Exchange

Notes:  Harding B 26(675) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 13835

Title: Where there's a will there's a way

First Line: This life is a difficult riddle

Themes:  Perseverance

2806 b.9(131)

Notes:  Slip. The illustration is illegible.


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2806 b.9(146)

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