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Edition - Bod5175

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  Appears also in sheets of four ballads; see Harding B 1(84). The illustration is signed: W.K. On the door of the carriage are the initials: T.B. Another, inferior, version of the illustration appears at 2806 c.16(54).


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

2806 c.15(41)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod22665

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P Brereton 1 Lr Exchange Street Dvblin [sic]

Notes:  A variation, with appropriate detail, of 2806 c.7(54). 2806 c.7(61) is another issue with a different cut.


Ballad

Title: An elegy on the death of the much lamented doctor D M QBrien [sic]

First Line: Yon [sic] sous [sic] aad [sic] you dnuters [sic] of Erins bless'd natiou [sic]

Subjects:  O'Brien, D.M.

2806 b.9(149)

Notes:  Slip.


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2806 b.9(163)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 26(159)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 2101a

Notes:  Slip.

Johnson Ballads 2102b

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 2103a

Notes:  Slip.

Johnson Ballads 3254

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod23771

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P Brereton 1 Lr Exchange Street Dvblin [sic]

Notes:  A variation, with appropriate detail, of 2806 c.7(54). 2806 b.9(149) is another issue with a different cut.


Ballad

Title: An elegy on the death of the much lamented doctor D.M. Q'Brien [sic]

First Line: Yon sous [sic] aad [sic] you dnuters [sic] of Erin's bless'd natiou [sic]

Subjects:  O'Brien, D.M.

2806 c.7(61)

Notes:  Slip.


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2806 c.9(11)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 26(158)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 2104b

Notes:  Slip.

Johnson Ballads 3253

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod23362

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: W. Birmingham, 92, Thomas-street, Dublin


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1673

Title: A new song on the courage of France

First Line: When the drum beats to arms

Subjects:  France

Themes:  War

2nd Ballad

Title: The insurgent chief before the battle

First Line: Forth, forth to the field of the foray

Themes:  Irish rebellion, 1798

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V22279

Title: The Club of '82

First Line: Oh, did you hear of the gallant band

Themes:  Irish rebellion, 1798

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V15103

Title: Donnelly and Oiver [Oliver]

First Line: Ye muses I beg you will lend me your aid

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Prizefighting

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V9839

Title: I am a young man that's most highly respectable

First Line: I am a young man

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V17365

Title: A new hunting song for '54

First Line: Come all you gallant huntsmen that loves to the game

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Firth b.25(9/10)

Notes:  Stamped: Bodleian Library, 18 March 1907

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