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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 - Bod1930

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2560

Title: My boughleen dhoun

First Line: You muses, why absent from me?

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V33020

Title: The lady's petycoat

First Line: Concerning the fashions I will let you hear

Themes:  Fashions

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V4083

Title: Lines written on a discussion, between a Protestant boy, and a catholic girl, near Dundalk, county Louth

First Line: As I roved out one evening in the spring eime [sic] of the year

Themes:  Religious controversy - Ireland

2806 b.9(256)

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Edition - Bod3747

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 266

Title: The banks of Claudy

First Line: As I roved out one morning all in the monh [sic] of May

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: The cruel father, or The affectionate lover

First Line: 'Twas of a damsel both fair and handsome

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 2560

Title: The boughleen dhoun

First Line: You muses, why absent from me?

Themes:  Soldiers

2806 b.9(257)

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Edition - Bod3850

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  Appears also in a sheet of three; see 2806 b.9(257).


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: The cruel father, or The affectionate lover

First Line: ['Twa]s of a damsel both fair and handsome

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2560

Title: The boughleen dhoun

First Line: You muses, why absent from me?

Themes:  Soldiers

Edition - Bod3910

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4291

Title: The dark maid of the island

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

Notes:  Appears also in a sheet of eleven; see Firth b.25(587/588)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8384

Title: John Doorly -- a song of 1798

First Line: I hope you'll pay attention and listen untome

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 2560

Title: Song called the Bouchleen dhoun

First Line: You muses, why absent from me?

Notes:  Appears also in a sheet of eleven; see Firth b.25(587/588)

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 19(90)

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Edition - Bod13559

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

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

Series Identifier: 236


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2560

Title: Boughleen dhown

First Line: You muses why absent from me?

Subjects:  RussiaGibraltar

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 484

Title: Low lands of Holland

First Line: Last Easter I got married

Subjects:  Holland

Themes:  SailorsLovers parted

Harding B 11(419)

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Edition - Bod20583

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Part of a sheet of three ballads; see 2806 b.9(256)


Ballad - Roud Number: 2560

Title: My boughleen dhoun

First Line: You muses, why absent from me?

Subjects:  India

Themes:  Soldiers - capture in battle

2806 b.11(189)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod20818

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 2560

Title: Boughleen dhown

First Line: You muses, why absent from me?

Subjects:  Russia

Themes:  Soldiers - capture in battle

2806 b.11(188)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21802

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Slip. Appears in a sheet of eleven ballads. See Firth b.25(587/588). The same setting of type as 2806 b.9(256) but with a different title


Ballad - Roud Number: 2560

Title: Song called the Bouchleen dhoun

First Line: You muses, why absent from me?

Themes:  Soldiers

2806 c.15(99)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod22818

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 2560

Title: The Boughleen dhown

First Line: You Muses why apsent [sic] ye from me?

Themes:  Soldiers

2806 c.8(148)

Notes:  Slip


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