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Edition - Bod4849

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin?

Artists:  Bewick, Thomas

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  In the first illustration, the initials on the carriage are T.B. [i.e. Thomas Bewick].

Series Identifier: 6


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 538

Title: Willy Reilly and his dear Colleen Bawn

First Line: Oh rise up Willy Reilly, and come along with me

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8811

Title: The Land leagues advice to the tenant farmers of Ireland

First Line: Attend to me you tenant farmers thats assembled in this town

Authors:  O'Brien, M.

Themes:  Irish land league

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1893

Title: General Burke's dream

First Line: Slowly and sadly one night in November

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 1030

Title: The Croppy boy

First Line: It was early, early in the spring

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 2995

Title: A much-admired song entitled the Emigrant's farewell to his country

First Line: Now our ship is ready to bear away

Notes:  Appears also in a sheet of four; see 2806 b.9(243)

Themes:  Emigration

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V3001

Title: The emigrant's letter to his mother

First Line: Dear mother, I take up my pen to write you these few lines

Themes:  Emigration

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V35081

Title: Lines written on the execution of Joe. Brady

First Line: Good christians all on you I call to hear my lamentation

Themes:  Executions

8th Ballad

Title: The Irish mother's lament for her emigrant son

First Line: My own dear boy, my own dear boy

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V26171

Title: \"Nationality\"

First Line: A nation's voice, a nation's voice

Themes:  Ireland

Harding B 40(6)

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Edition - Bod1168

Imprint Names:  Stone, R.Burridge, W.Keys, E.

Imprint Locations:  ExeterTruroDevonport

Imprint: Printed by E. Keys, No. 7, James-street, Devonport. Sold by R. Stone, 10 on the New Bridge, Exeter. And by W. Burridge, Truro, Cornwall


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1288

Title: Betsey Baker

First Line: From noise and bustle far away, hard work my time employing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1030

Title: The Croppy Boy

First Line: It was very early in the spring

Themes:  Home Rule - Ireland

Firth b.25(508)

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Edition - Bod6678

Imprint Names:  Henson, G.Taylor, J.

Imprint Locations:  NorthamptonAylesbury

Imprint: Henson, Printer and Publisher 81, Bridge street, Northampton. Sold also by J. Taylor, Town Crier, Aylesbury, Bucks.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1865

Title: The cuckoo

First Line: Hark! I hear the cuckoo singing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1030

Title: The Croppy Boy

First Line: It was very early in the spring

Themes:  Irish rebellion, 1798

Firth b.25(338)

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Harding B 11(763)

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Johnson Ballads 3335

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Edition - Bod3474

Imprint Names:  Stone, R.Burridge, W.Keys, E.

Imprint Locations:  ExeterTruroDevonport

Imprint: Printed by E. Keys, No. 7, James-street, Devonport. Sold by R. Stone, 10, on the New Bridge, Exeter. And by W. Burridge, Truro.

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth b.25(508).


Ballad - Roud Number: 1030

Title: The Croppy boy

First Line: It was very early in the spring

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815Home Rule - Ireland

Harding B 25(449)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod11570

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great Saint Andrew-street, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13776

Title: Harry Hawser

First Line: One morn when the wind o'er the ocean skimm'd lightly

Notes:  Harding B 16(109a) is another issue of this ballad alone

Themes:  ShipwreckFishermen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1030

Title: The Croppy boy

First Line: It was early, early in the spring

Subjects:  Cornwallis, Charles Cornwallis, Earl, 1738-1805

Themes:  Irish rebellion, 1798

Harding B 11(1486)

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Edition - Bod11736

Imprint Names:  Stone, R.Keys, E.Reed, S.Brown, A.

Imprint Locations:  ExeterDevonportNewportBristol

Imprint: Devonport: Printed and Sold by E. Keys. Sold also by R. Stone, Exeter; A. Brown, General-dealer, 27, Bristol-bridge, Bristol; And by S. Reed, Newport, Monmouthshire


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1030

Title: The Croppy boy

First Line: It was very early in the spring

Subjects:  Wexford (Ireland)Cornwallis, Charles Cornwallis, Earl, 1738-1805

Themes:  Irish rebellion, 1798

Harding B 11(1423)

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Edition - Bod12455

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 267

Title: Young Riley

First Line: As I was walking through the county of Cavan

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1030

Title: The Croppy boy

First Line: It was very early in the spring

Harding B 11(4389)

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Edition - Bod13960

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union- st., Boro', S.E.

Series Identifier: 83


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1030

Title: The Croppy boy

First Line: It was early in the spring

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 267

Title: Young Riley

First Line: As I was walking through the county of Cavan

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Harding B 11(746)

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Edition - Bod7321

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, Printer [sic], 82, Digbeth


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1030

Title: Croppy Boy

First Line: It was early fn [sic] the spring

Themes:  Land tenure - IrelandAgrarian disturbances - Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 267

Title: Young Riley

First Line: As I was walking through the contey [sic] of Cavan

Subjects:  IrelandPennsylvania (U.S.A.)

Themes:  Emigration

Firth b.26(45)

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Edition - Bod15014

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Notes:  2806 c.9(9) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: 1030

Title: The Croppy boy

First Line: It was very early in the spring

Themes:  Irish rebellion, 1798

Harding B 15(73a)

Notes:  The illustration and the text are separately printed items. The illustration and the text are separately printed items. Slip


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Edition - Bod17549

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 1030

Title: The Cropie laddie's complaint

First Line: It's early, early in the spring

Themes:  Transported convictHome Rule - Ireland

Harding B 25(447)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20711

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 92


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1030

Title: The Croppy boy

First Line: It was very early in the spring

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 267

Title: Young Riley

First Line: As I was walking through the county of Cavan

2806 b.10(50)

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Edition - Bod20998

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 1030

Title: The Croppy boy

First Line: I [sic] was early early in the spring

2806 b.10(6)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod23019

Imprint Names:  Haly

Imprint Locations:  Cork

Date  18--

Imprint: [H]aly, Printer, South Main street, Cork

Notes:  Slip. Harding B 15(73a) is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: 1030

Title: The Croppy Boy

First Line: It was very early in the spring

2806 c.9(9)

Notes:  Slip.


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