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Edition - Bod1234

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail by [John O. Bebbington, 22 Goulden]-street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Notes:  Harding B 11(2721) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 30


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V752

Title: Norah the pride of Kildare

First Line: As beauteous as Flora, is lovely young Norah

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23207

Title: Young girls mind this when you are married

First Line: I am a wife these dozen of years

Themes:  HouseworkMarriage - women

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 3025

Title: The maid of sweet Gorteen

First Line: Come all you gentle Muses combine and lend an ear

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusLovers partedServants

2806 b.11(271)

Notes:  Imprint defaced.


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Firth c.26(131)

Notes:  Imprint defaced.


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Firth c.26(183)

Notes:  Imprint defaced.


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Harding B 11(2720)

Notes:  Imprint defaced.


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Edition - Bod1556

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  Harding B 11(2290) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 128


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3025

Title: The maid of sweet Gurteen

First Line: Come all you gentle muses combine and lend an ear

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20997

Title: Twitching on the string

First Line: O when I was a young man

Harding B 11(2291)

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Edition - Bod1790

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Ballad - Roud Number: 3025

Title: Maid of Gurteen

First Line: Come all you gentle Muses

2806 c.8(264)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11765

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail, by John O. Bebbington, 22, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Notes:  Harding B 11(2720) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 30


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V752

Title: Norah the pride of Kildare

First Line: As beauteous as Flora, is lovely young Norah

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23207

Title: Young girls mind this when you are married

First Line: I am a wife these dozen of years

Themes:  Marriage

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 3025

Title: The maid of sweet Gorteen

First Line: Come all you gentle Muses combine and lend an ear

Harding B 11(2721)

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Edition - Bod11904

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  Harding B 11(2291) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 128


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3025

Title: The maid of sweet Gurteen

First Line: Come all you gentle Muses combine and lend an ear

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20997

Title: Twitching on the string

First Line: O! when I was a young man

Harding B 11(2290)

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Edition - Bod13617

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: W. Birmingham, 92, Thomas Street, Dublin


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12903

Title: The green linnet

First Line: On a fair summer's morning as day was just dawning

Subjects:  O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3025

Title: The maid of sweet Gurteen

First Line: Come all you gentle muses, combine and lend an ear

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13784

Title: Happy land

First Line: Happy land! happy land!

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V11635

Title: The old willow brook

First Line: When the red sun has sunk o'er the valley afar

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V9143

Title: Dear woman

First Line: Bright, bright are the beams of the morning sky

Themes:  Women

Harding B 19(39)

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Edition - Bod13967

Imprint Names:  Taylor, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1859 and 1899

Imprint: London: Taylor, Printer, 92, Brick lane, Bethnal Green


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V374

Title: The dandy wife

First Line: Come all you young fellows who wish to get married

Themes:  Dandies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3025

Title: Maid of Gortein

First Line: Come all you gentle muses, combine and lend an ear

Firth b.28(24a)

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Edition - Bod8745

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3025

Title: The sweet maid of Gortein

First Line: Come all you gentle muses combine & lend an ear

Themes:  Lovers partedCruel father

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15363

Title: My jolly sailor bold

First Line: Upon one summer's morning I carelessly did stray

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  MerchantsCourtship - difference in social statusLovers parted

Firth c.13(75)

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Edition - Bod9583

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

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

Series Identifier: 188


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V14973

Title: The maid of sweet Killarney O

First Line: One morning I was roving

Tune: Paddy's land

Authors:  Frost, E.

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3025

Title: Maid of sweet Gortein

First Line: Come all you gentle muses

Harding B 11(2292)

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Edition - Bod16187

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  See Carnell (1979): F3 for imprint


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 17784

Title: The female rambling sailor

First Line: Come, all young people, far and near

Themes:  Women sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3025

Title: The maid of sweet Gurteen

First Line: Come, all ye gentle muses, combine and lend an ear

Edition - Bod20783

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 3025

Title: Maid of sweet Gortein

First Line: Come all you gentle muses

2806 b.11(146)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20991

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  See Carnell (1979): F40 for imprint attribution


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 923

Title: Paddy Hegarty's leather breeches

First Line: It was at the sign of the bell, on the road to Clonmel

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3025

Title: An admired song, called The maid of sweet Gurteen

First Line: Come, all ye gentle muses, combine and lend an ear

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V497

Title: Lines ou [sic] the removal of the remains of Napoleon, from St. Helena

First Line: Attention pay both young and old, unto th[e] [li]ues [sic] I will unfold

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

2806 b.9(234)

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Harding B 19(14)

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Edition - Bod21109

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3025

Title: [An admired song,] called The maid of sweet Gurteen

First Line: Come, all ye gentle muses, combine and lend an ear

Notes:  The same setting of type as 2806 b.9(234).

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3023

Title: The suit of green

First Line: Come all you pretty fair maids, and listen to my melody

Themes:  Fenians

2806 b.9(277)

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Edition - Bod21315

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh?

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V837

Title: The two sober wives pulling out the pin

First Line: I'll sing you a song that will please you all well

Themes:  Drinking - womenTemperance

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3025

Title: The maid of sweet Gortein

First Line: Come all you gentle rauses [sic]

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusServants

2806 c.13(124)

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Edition - Bod21343

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  Appears also in a sheet of five ballads; see Harding B 19(39).


Ballad - Roud Number: 3025

Title: The maid of sweet Gurteen

First Line: Come all you gentle muses, combine and lend an ear

2806 c.15(200)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod22060

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  Part of a sheet. See 2806 b.9(234)


Ballad - Roud Number: 3025

Title: An admired song, called The maid of sweet Gurteen

First Line: Come, all ye gentle muses, combine and lend an ear

2806 c.8(263)

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2806 c.15(201)

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