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Edition - Bod4194

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed & Sold Wholesale & Retail by John O. Bebbington, 22, Goulden Street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Notes:  Firth c.26(168) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 57


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7936

Title: Cushlamachree

First Line: Dear Erin how sweetly thy green bosom rises

Themes:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13858

Title: Kathleen mavourneen

First Line: Kathleen mavourneen, the grey dawn is breaking

Authors:  Crawford, F. Marion, 1854-1909

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1555

Title: Dear Irish boy

First Line: My Connor his cheeks they are ruddy as morning

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 13788

Title: Little Nell

First Line: They told him gently she was dead

Notes:  Based on an episode in Charles Dickens, The old curiosity shop.

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V6714

Title: Hope tells a flattering tale

First Line: Hope tells a flatt'ring tale

Harding B 11(2269)

Notes:  Torn at top left corner.


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Edition - Bod12220

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121, & 122, Church Street, Office North Road, Preston

Series Identifier: 325


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1555

Title: The dear Irish boy

First Line: My Conner his cheeks they are as ruby as morning

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 570

Title: The bold boatswain of Dover

First Line: There was a bold boatswain in Dover did dwell

Themes:  Cuckoldry

Harding B 11(819)

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Johnson Ballads 2003

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Edition - Bod7126

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer and Publisher, 123, Union Street, Boro' S.E.

Series Identifier: 191


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 24245

Title: The cottage maid

First Line: One morning in my rambles, as I walked by the sea shore

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856Lovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1555

Title: Dear Irish boy

First Line: My Connor, his cheeks they are as ruddy as morning

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 950

Title: Banks of the Nile

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

Subjects:  IrelandEgypt

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

Firth b.26(269)

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Firth c.13(189)

Notes:  Firth c.13(189); Imperfect: lacking the third ballad.


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Harding B 11(157)

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Edition - Bod10739

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Harding B 11(2269) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 57


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7936

Title: Cushlamachree

First Line: Dear Erin how sweetly thy green bosom rises

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13858

Title: Kathleen mavourneen

First Line: Kathleen mavourneen, the grey dawn is breaking

Authors:  Crawford, F. Marion, 1854-1909

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1555

Title: Dear Irish boy

First Line: My Connor his cheeks they are ruddy as morning

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 13788

Title: Little Nell

First Line: They told him gently she was dead

Notes:  Based on an episode in C. Dickens, The Old curiosity shop.

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V6714

Title: Hope tells a flattering tale

First Line: Hope tells a flatt'ring tale

Firth c.26(168)

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Edition - Bod10774

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W.S. Fortey, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2422

Title: The five cripples

First Line: Five cripples in London for a spree

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1555

Title: The dear Irish boy

First Line: My Connor, his cheeks they are as ruddy as morning

Harding B 11(1219)

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Edition - Bod17903

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

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


Ballad - Roud Number: 1555

Title: The dear Irish boy

First Line: My Conner his cheeks they are as ruddy as the morning

Harding B 26(121)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20816

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Notes:  See Harding B 11(1219) Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(1219)


Ballad - Roud Number: 1555

Title: The dear Irish boy

First Line: My Connor, his cheeks they are as ruddy as morning

2806 b.11(185)

Notes:  Slip.


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