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Edition - Bod1273

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union Street, Borough. S.E.

Series Identifier: 84


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 16887

Title: Pat Maguire

First Line: You muses nine with me combine, assist my slender quill

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2683

Title: The sons of Fingal

First Line: Oh Erin my country altho' thy harp slumbers

Themes:  Ireland

2806 b.11(273)

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Harding B 11(2966)

Notes:  Harding B 11(2966) is imperfect


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Edition - Bod1642

Imprint Names:  Lindsay, J.

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  between 1851 and 1910

Imprint: Printed and Sold by James Lindsay, Wholesale Stationer, &c., 11 King Street (City,) Glasgow

Series Identifier: 75


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4355

Title: Exile of Erin

First Line: There came to the beach a poor exile of Erin

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2683

Title: Erin go bragh

First Line: O, Erin, my country, although thy harp slumbers

Themes:  Ireland

2806 c.15(300)

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Edition - Bod5421

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, from Pitts, wholesale toy and [marble] warehouse, [3]1, [Dudley] street (late Monmou[th street]) Seven Dials

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 580 is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 21420

Title: Pleasures of matrimony

First Line: [S]even long years I've been a good wife

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2683

Title: Tara's old hall

First Line: O Erin my country, altho' thy harp slumbers

Subjects:  Ireland

Firth b.25(398)

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Edition - Bod5744

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: Lonbon [sic]: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W.S. Fortey, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

Notes:  The signpost in the first illustration reads (in reverse): To Highgate. To Finchley. The flags held by the figure in the second illustration read: Distress. Gammon. Johnson Ballads 435 torn upper left corner


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4426

Title: Nothing can equal a good woman still

First Line: You sweet pretty lasses wherever you be

Themes:  Women

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2683

Title: Sons of Fingal

First Line: Oh Erin, my country, although the harp slumbers

Subjects:  Ireland

Firth c.20(89)

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Johnson Ballads 435

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Edition - Bod948

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High-street, St. Giles


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15251

Title: What do people marry for?

First Line: What a world this is upon my life

Themes:  Marriage - men

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2683

Title: The sons of Fingal

First Line: Oh Erin, my country, although thy harp slumbers

Subjects:  Ireland

Firth b.25(185)

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Edition - Bod2160

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co., Printers, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(3557) is another issue Harding B 11(3558) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15401

Title: The snob's confession

First Line: Now I am a jolly old cobbler

Themes:  Drinking

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2683

Title: The sons of Fingal

First Line: Oh Erin, my country, although thy harp slumbers

Themes:  Ireland

Harding B 11(3559)

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Edition - Bod2189

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer, 18, Great St. Andrew Street, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2683

Title: The sons of Fingal

First Line: Oh! Erin, my country, altho' thy harp slumb[ers]

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1923

Title: The hearth stone man

First Line: As through the streets I take my way

Subjects:  Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:  Street tradersPolice

Harding B 11(3606)

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Edition - Bod2320

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co., Printers, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(3557) is another issue Harding B 11(3559) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15401

Title: The snob's confession

First Line: Now I am a jolly old cobbler

Themes:  Drinking

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2683

Title: The sons of Fingal

First Line: Oh Erin, my country, although thy harp slumbers

Themes:  Ireland

Harding B 11(3558)

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Edition - Bod7471

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1873]

Series Identifier: 156


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4391

Title: The wants of the shah!

First Line: O, young English girls, list to my story

Tune: O, dear, what will the matter be

Subjects:  Nasir ud-Din, Shah of Persia

Themes:  1873Visit of the Shah of Persia, 1873

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2683

Title: The sons of Fingal; or, Tara's old hall

First Line: Oh! Erin my country although thy arms slumbers

Subjects:  Ireland

2803 d.3(19)

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Firth b.27(55)

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Edition - Bod7676

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester?

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  See Harding B 15(328a)

Series Identifier: 156


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V32716

Title: What's she gone away for?

First Line: Once I was as gay, as the little lambs at play

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2683

Title: Tara's old hall

First Line: Oh! Erin my country although thy arms slumbers

Subjects:  Ireland

Firth b.27(43)

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Edition - Bod14893

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Pearon [sic], Printer, 6, Chadderton-street, off Oldham Road, Manchester

Notes:  2806 b.10(199) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 156


Ballad - Roud Number: 2683

Title: Tara's old hall

First Line: Oh, Erin, my country although thy arm slumbers

Subjects:  Ireland

Harding B 15(328a)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 1904a

Notes:  Slip

Edition - Bod15044

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, from Pitts, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 31, Dudley Street, (late Monmouth [Street)] Seven Dials

Notes:  Firth b.25(398) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 21420

Title: Pleasures of matrimony

First Line: [S]even long years I've been a good wife

Themes:  Marriage - women

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2683

Title: Tara's old hall

First Line: O Erin my country, altho' thy harp slumbers

Subjects:  Ireland

Johnson Ballads 580

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Edition - Bod15237

Imprint Names:  Florance, R

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [18--]

Imprint: Printed by R. Florance 91, Brick Lane, Bethnal Green


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 5249

Title: Pop goes the weasel

First Line: Some time ago the people said

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1143

Title: A lowly youth

First Line: A lowly youth, the mountain child

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 17497

Title: Let us speak of a man as we find him

First Line: Speak of a man as we find him

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V11131

Title: Have faith in one another

First Line: Have faith in one another

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 18862

Title: Cottage and watermill

First Line: Have you sen [sic] the new cottage, just built by the squire

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V15879

Title: Russia and Turkey

First Line: My friends if you listen I will tell you outright

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 13855

Title: Sequel to the Irish emigrant

First Line: I'm coming back to you, Mary

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V3966

Title: The dying child to its mother

First Line: Weep not dear mother

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 2683

Title: Sons of Fingal

First Line: Oh, Erin, my country, altho' thy heart slumbers

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: The cruel father and affectionate lovers

First Line: It's of a damsel both fair and handsome

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V15195

Title: Far, far, upon the sea

First Line: Far, far, upon the sea

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V1799

Title: This blooming rose

First Line: This blooming rose at early dawn

Edition - Bod20606

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester?

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth b.27(43). Harding B 15(328a) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 2683

Title: Tara's old hall

First Line: Oh! Erin my country although thy arms slumbers

Subjects:  Ireland

2806 b.10(199)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod20667

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, from Pitts, Wholesale toy and [marble] warehouse, [3]1, [Dudley] Street (late Monmou[th street)] Seven Dials

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads. See Firth b.25(398).


Ballad - Roud Number: 2683

Title: Tara's old hall

First Line: O Erin my country, altho' thy harp slumbers

Themes:  Ireland

2806 b.10(190)

Notes:  Slip.


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