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Edition - Bod1209

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, Printer, Chadderton St., Oldham Rd., Manchester

Series Identifier: 182


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 372

Title: The British man of war

First Line: It was down in yonder meadows I carelessly did stray

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4717

Title: Molly ashtore

First Line: As down on Banna's banks I strayed

Subjects:  Ireland

Firth c.26(66)

Notes:  Imprint of J.O. Bebbington has been defaced


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Edition - Bod1211

Imprint Names:  Cadman, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  between 1850 and 1855

Imprint: J. Cadman, Printer, 152, Gt. Ancoats, St., Manchester, and Sold by H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter's Street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 307


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2076

Title: Paddy's grave

First Line: O'er Paddy's grave the boys & girls all prest

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Irish wakes

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 574

Title: Sucking pig

First Line: All you who love a bit of fun, come listen here awhile

Themes:  ClergyTithes

Firth c.26(20)

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Edition - Bod1223

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail by [John O. Bebbing]ton, 22, [Goulden]-st., Oldham-rd., Manchester

Notes:  Harding B 11(3081) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 8


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1629

Title: The poor Irish stranger

First Line: O pity the fate of a poor Irish stranger

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V769

Title: Paddy the piper

First Line: When I was a boy in my father's mud edifice

Subjects:  Ireland

Firth c.26(128)

Notes:  Imprint defaced.


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Firth c.26(221)

Notes:  Imprint defaced.


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Edition - Bod1225

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, Printer, 4 and 6, Chadderton St, Oldham Road, Manchester

Notes:  2806 c.16(219) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 571


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3044

Title: Wonder at crime

First Line: I've been thinking of late, I've been thinking

Themes:  Crime - 19th centuryWorking class

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4617

Title: Curly headed Nell

First Line: As I took a promende [sic] the other day

Performers:  Walker, Alfred

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V27198

Title: Killarney

First Line: By Killarney's lakes and fells

Subjects:  Ireland

Firth c.26(71)

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Harding B 11(775)

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Edition - Bod1235

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail by [John O. Bebbingt]on, 22 Goulde]n-street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 26


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 5163

Title: John Mitchell's address

First Line: I am a bold true Irishman, John Mitchell is my name

Themes:  Transported convict

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2900

Title: The emigrant's farewell

First Line: Farewell dear Erin, I now must leave you

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2806 c.16(129)

Notes:  Imprint defaced. See Firth c.26(2)


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Firth c.26(143)

Notes:  Imprint defaced. See Firth c.26(2)


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Harding B 11(1908)

Notes:  Imprint defaced. See Firth c.26(2)


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Edition - Bod1238

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: [J. Bebbington], Printer, [Gould]en-street, Oldham Road, Manchester; sold by H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter-street, and J. Beaumont, 176, York-street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 21


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 360

Title: Roving journeyman

First Line: I am roving journeyman that roves from town to town

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2362

Title: The boys of Malabaun

First Line: On Monday morning early

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Transported convict

2806 b.11(272)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Firth c.26(218)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Edition - Bod5596

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Manchester: T. Pearson, Printer, 4, & 6, Chadderton Street, Oldham Road

Series Identifier: 66


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4620

Title: My love Nell

First Line: Come all ye boys, both far and near

Subjects:  IrelandAmerica

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13790

Title: Kitty Tyrell

First Line: You're looking as fresh as the morn, darling

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Rural societyMarriage proposals

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V2038

Title: Rory of the hills

First Line: At Slievenamon the man who asked me was Scully dead?

Authors:  Walsh, I.

Themes:  Land tenure - Ireland

Firth b.26(102)

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Edition - Bod5759

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Printed by T. Pearson, 6, Chadderton Street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 25


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9485

Title: The pig hunt

First Line: See the black sow grunting in paddy's mud cabin

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 12904

Title: Mary of Argyle

First Line: I have heard the mavis singing

Authors:  Jefferys, Charles, 1807-1865

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5578

Title: When I am far away from home

First Line: When I am far away from home, on Afric's distant shore

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V15510

Title: Give a man a chance

First Line: I'm tired of offering advice

Firth c.26(132)

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Firth c.26(187)

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Edition - Bod5839

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden Street Manchester; sold by J. Beaumont, 176, York Street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 207


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9484

Title: Price of my pig

First Line: October the first, a day sure the worst

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V582

Title: Duffy's advice to his country

First Line: You sons of Granue that wanders through Britannia

Subjects:  Ireland

Harding B 11(3170)

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Edition - Bod5874

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 49


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13845

Title: Cheer, boy's, cheer

First Line: Cheer boys, cheer! no more of idle sorrow

Authors:  Mackay, Charles, 1814-1889

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Emigration

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V574

Title: Meeting of the waters

First Line: There is not in this wide world a valley so sweet

Subjects:  Ireland

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V2076

Title: Paddy's grave

First Line: O'er Paddy's grave the boys and girls all prest

Themes:  DrinkingIrish wakes

Harding B 11(584)

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Edition - Bod5911

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1858 and 1861

Imprint: J. Bebbington, Printer, 31, Oldham Road, Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: 3067

Title: Pat of Mullingar

First Line: I'm going to sing to you a song

Subjects:  Ireland

Harding B 15(234b)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 1865b

Notes:  Slip

Johnson Ballads 1904b

Notes:  Slip

Edition - Bod5929

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer, Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: V27168

Title: Maurice & his father

First Line: You sons of Hibernia come listen to me

Subjects:  IrelandO'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847

Harding B 17(192a)

Notes:  Harding B 17(192a); Imperfect: torn at top, lacking part of illustration Slip


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Johnson Ballads 1923a

Notes:  Slip

Johnson Ballads 1923b

Notes:  Slip

Edition - Bod6197

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer

Notes:  Harding B 17(205a) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8582

Title: My Erin, Oh!

First Line: The sultry climes of foreign shores

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5492

Title: Jemmy o'er the lee

First Line: I came wi' Jemmy fra Dundee

Subjects:  Scotland

Harding B 16(157c)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1924

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 1925

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod6617

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  2806 b.10(125) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2040

Title: My native land so green

First Line: I am a true born Irishman I come from Paddy's land

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6502

Title: A lament for the Manchester convicts

First Line: In the county gaol at Salford

Themes:  Fenians

Firth c.26(142)

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Edition - Bod6794

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  Firth c.26(71) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 571


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3044

Title: Wonder at crime

First Line: I've been thinking of late, I've been thinking

Themes:  Crime - 19th centuryWorking class

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4617

Title: Curly headed Nell

First Line: As I took a promende [sic] the other day

Performers:  Walker, Alfred

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V27198

Title: Killarney

First Line: By Killarney's lakes and fells

Subjects:  Ireland

2806 c.16(219)

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Harding B 11(776)

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Edition - Bod6985

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, Printer, 6 Chadderton Street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 589


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2342

Title: The private still

First Line: An exciseman once in Dublin at the time that I was there

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Illicit stills

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V32767

Title: New catalogue of songs

First Line: Pity the woes of Champagne Charley

Attributation: Written and sung with great success by J. Nelson

Authors:  Nelson, J.

Performers:  Nelson, J.

Notes:  Composed of song titles

Themes:  Ballads

Firth b.26(131)

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Edition - Bod2225

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail by J.O. Bebbington, 22, Goulden-st., Oldham-rd., Manchester

Notes:  Firth c.26(128) is another impression Firth c.26(128) is another impression

Series Identifier: 8


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1629

Title: The poor Irish stranger

First Line: O pity the fate of a poor Irish stranger

Themes:  Irish exiles

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V769

Title: Paddy the piper

First Line: When I was a boy in my father's mud edifice

Subjects:  Ireland

Harding B 11(3081)

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Edition - Bod3518

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, Printer and Stationer 6, Chadderton St., Oldham Road, Manchester

Notes:  Firth c.26(142) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2040

Title: My native land so green

First Line: I am a true born Irishman I came from Paddy's land

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6502

Title: A lament for the Manchester convicts

First Line: In the county gaol at Salford

Themes:  Home Rule - IrelandFenians

2806 b.10(125)

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Edition - Bod11862

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden-street, Oldham-road, Manchester; sold by J. Beaumont, 176, York-street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 227


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 950

Title: Banks of the Nile

First Line: Hark! I hear the drums beating -- no longer can I stay

Subjects:  IrelandEgypt

Themes:  SoldiersWomen soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1663

Title: The pensioner's complaint against his wife

First Line: You neighbours all listen a story I'll tell

Themes:  Marriage

Harding B 11(158)

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Johnson Ballads 1863

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Edition - Bod12231

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Imprint: Sold at the Cheap Song Mart, Whittle-st.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: Mary Ann, and her servan [sic] man

First Line: Its o[f] a damsel both fair and handsome

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusServants

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1106

Title: Share my cottage

First Line: Oh, share my cottage, gentle maid

Harding B 11(2339)

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Edition - Bod12735

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Imprint: [Bebbington] Printer, [... Goulden]-street, Oldham Road, Manchester: sold by H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter-street, [Leeds]


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20438

Title: Oh! Erin, my country

First Line: Oh! Erin my country, tho' strangers may roam

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2878

Title: The rose that blossoms in Killarney

First Line: Through Eriu's [sic] green and lovely isle

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1202

Title: Young women's dreams

First Line: Come all you pretty maidens from the cook unto the queen

Harding B 11(2748)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Edition - Bod12773

Imprint Names:  Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  18--

Imprint: J. Livsey, Printer, 12, Wittle-street [sic], Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2905

Title: The shamrock, rose and thistle

First Line: The land of old Erin is the land of delight

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2658

Title: Gossoping [sic] wife

First Line: Of all the wives that plague mens lives

Harding B 11(3468)

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Edition - Bod12877

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Manchester: T. Pearson, Printer and Publisher, 6, Chadderton Street, Oldham Road

Series Identifier: 49


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 6980

Title: The rogue Reilly

First Line: There's a boy that follows me every day

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2076

Title: Paddy's grave

First Line: O'er Paddy's grave the boys and girls all prest

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Irish wakes

2806 b.11(238)

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2806 b.11(256)

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Firth c.26(111)

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Harding B 11(3306)

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Edition - Bod12991

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: J.O. Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden Street, Manchester, and sold by John Beaumont, 176, York Street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 339


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1241

Title: Black turf

First Line: Through Dublin sweet city I ramble, my hearties

Notes:  Verse and prose

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2553

Title: Isle of beauty

First Line: Shades of evening close not o'er us

Themes:  Emigration

Harding B 11(313)

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Johnson Ballads 1864

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Edition - Bod13192

Imprint Names:  Wrigley, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Wrigley, Junr., 3, Rochdale Road, Manchester [and] Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester; sold by J. Beaumont, 176, York- street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 263


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1453

Title: Shannon side

First Line: It was in the month of April one morning by the dawn

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2814

Title: The carrier dove

First Line: Fly away to my native land, sweet dove!

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V6106

Title: Love knot

First Line: You do not now remember

Harding B 11(3481)

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Johnson Ballads 1877

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