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Edition - Bod1041

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Nugent & co., Printers, 35, New-row, Dublin

Series Identifier: 7


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6489

Title: The execution of Bernard Cangley, at the front of Cavan gaol, on the 4th of April, for the barbarous and inhuman murder of Peter Reilly, on the 22nd of January last

First Line: You tender-hearted Christians I pray you will draw near

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryExecutions - 19th century

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3432

Title: Song on the Irish brigade

First Line: Hibernia's sweet harp from your slumber awaken

Authors:  O'Carroll, Thomas

Notes:  Appears also, but variant, in 2806 b.9(284) and Harding B 19(116)

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  American Civil War, 1861-1865 - Irish brigade

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V408

Title: A new song on the late fight between Heenan and King

First Line: You sporting gallant Irishmen come listen to my song

Themes:  Prizefighting

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V408

Title: A new song on Heenan and King

First Line: You sportsmen of Ireland, come list to my song

Themes:  Prizefighting

5th 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

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V4291

Title: The dark maid of the island

First Line: Sweet were the songs of the breeze and the fountain

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 2560

Title: Song called the Bouchleen dhoun

First Line: You muses, why absent from me?

Themes:  Soldiers

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V3050

Title: The wonders of the illuminations!

First Line: Good people all I pray have patience

Subjects:  Dublin (Ireland)

Themes:  Dublin illuminations for the wedding of the prince of Wales1863

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: A song -- The lily of the west

First Line: When first I came to Ireland some pleasure for to find

Subjects:  Ireland

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 1010

Title: Doran's ass

First Line: One Paddy Doyle lived near Killarney

Subjects:  Ireland

11th Ballad - Roud Number: 2949

Title: The seducer outwitted!

First Line: There was a young gentleman in this country did dwell

Notes:  Appears also, but with different illustrations, in Harding B 19(77a) and at Firth c.18(53)

Themes:  SeductionTransvestism

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 - Bod3901

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Artists: 

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Nugent, Printer, 35 New-row

Notes:  The carriage in the second illustration bears the initials: T.B. [i.e. Thomas Bewick], and the illustration is signed W.K.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20735

Title: A fashionable love song called The big beggarman

First Line: In comes the beggarman weary & wet

Notes:  2806 c.11(57) is another issue with a different cut of this ballad alone

Themes:  Beggars

2nd 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

Notes:  Appears also, but with a different illustration, in Firth b.25(587/588)

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 5497

Title: Larry Doolain or The Irish jaunting car

First Line: Do you want a car your honor? och, that's the one for you

Notes:  Appears also in Firth b.27(217)

Themes:  Jaunting cars

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V6106

Title: The love knot

First Line: You do not now rcmember [sic]

Notes:  Appears also in Firth b.27(217)

Harding B 19(84)

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Edition - Bod9047

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  See Firth c.25(587/588) for imprint.


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

Firth c.14(65)

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Edition - Bod9049

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

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

Notes:  Seven stanzas

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Firth c.14(67)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod22829

Imprint Names:  Haly

Imprint Locations:  Cork

Date  [1854]

Imprint: Haly Printer, South Main St C[ork]


Ballad - Roud Number: 12873

Title: A new song called The young soldier's letter to his mother

First Line: As I roved through the Irish town one evening last July

Tune: The river Roe

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

2806 c.8(167)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 26(706)

Notes:  Slip


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