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Edition - Bod7813

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin?

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Series Identifier: 13


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V10577

Title: The rakes of Mallow

First Line: Beauing, belling dancing, drinking

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8385

Title: Peggy O'Rafferty

First Line: Oh, could I fly like the green-coated fairy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V27835

Title: Dreadful shipwreck loss of over one hundred lives

First Line: Of a terrible shipwreck we are told, the Columbus was her name

Themes:  Shipwreck

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V6055

Title: O'Connell and the Irish tinkers in London

First Line: You sons of the shamrock give air to my ditty

Subjects:  O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V4231

Title: The game of cards

First Line: You true sons of Erin draw near me

Notes:  Appears also in a sheet of three; see 2806 b.9(231)

Themes:  Fenians

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V1362

Title: The lamentation of Patrick Power, who was hanged at Wexford for the murder of his father

First Line: You foolish wicked young men who have been led astray

Notes:  Lacks the final three stanzas. For complete versions, but with different cuts, see 2806 b.9(250) and 2806 b.11(26)

Themes:  Murder

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V5574

Title: Mother's far away

First Line: One cold winter's night my dear mother died

Themes:  Orphans

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 3027

Title: A new song called The black horse

First Line: Come all you airy bachelors, a warning take by me

Notes:  Lacks the final stanza. For a complete version see 2806 b.9(231)

Themes:  Soldiers

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 2287

Title: The shamrock shore

First Line: You muses nine, with me combine

Themes:  Ireland

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V30841

Title: Maiden, why so sad & lonely

First Line: Maiden, why so sad and lonely?

Notes:  One stanza only. For a complete version see 2806 b.11(168)

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V4215

Title: The glorious victory of seven Irishmen over the kidnappers of New-York

First Line: All you that love the shamrock green attend both young and old

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

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