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Edition - Bod1051

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew street, Seven Dials, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3231

Title: Mary Machree

First Line: The flower of the valley was Mary Machree

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4454

Title: Mary Blane

First Line: I once did lub a pretty gal

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth b.25(44)

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Edition - Bod5684

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin?

Date  between 1850 and 1899

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4205

Title: Rory of the hill

First Line: That rake up near the rafters

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3727

Title: Silver moonlight winds are blowing

First Line: Silver moonlight winds are blowing

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 4454

Title: Mary Blane

First Line: I once did lub a pretty gal

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 13766

Title: Farewell to the mountaim [sic]

First Line: Farewell to the mountain

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V9639

Title: Content and a pipe

First Line: Contented I sit with my pint and my pipe

Themes:  Contentment

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 13867

Title: [T]he minstrel boy

First Line: [The mi]nstrel boy to the war is gone

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 2436

Title: Dark-lock-na-Garr

First Line: Away ye gay landscapes, ye gardens of roses

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V16322

Title: A new song Charles S. Parnell

First Line: From the plains of royal meath, to the city on the lee

Tune: What Paddy can't do more

Subjects:  Parnell, Charles Stewart, 1846-1891

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 2929

Title: Johnny Hart

First Line: There was a rich farmer's daughter lived near the town of Ross

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 3034

Title: A new song called Granuaile

First Line: As through the north as I walked to vi[ew] the shamrock plain

Notes:  For a better copy of the text see 2806 c.15(85)

11th Ballad - Roud Number: 19807

Title: Sally in our alley

First Line: Of all the girls that are so smart

Authors:  Carey, Henry, 1687-1743

12th Ballad - Roud Number: 2375

Title: The royal blackbird

First Line: Upon a fair morning for soft recreation

Subjects:  Charles Edward, prince, grandson of James II, king of England, 1720-1788

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V4209

Title: A new song on the Land league

First Line: Here's to Donegal and her people brave and tall

Notes:  For a better copy of the text see Harding B 19(139)

Themes:  Irish Land league

Harding B 40(2)




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Edition - Bod53

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1855 and 1861

Imprint: [above] E. Hodges, From I. Pitts' Printer, Wholesale Marble & Toy Warehouse 31, Dudley Street Seven Dials. [below] Notice, E. Hodges has Removed from Dudley Street, to 26, Grafton Street, Soho


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4454

Title: Poor Mary Blane

First Line: I once did lub a pretty gal

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15016

Title: Going to Nore

First Line: Oh, the morning was cold when my love and I started

Themes:  Excursions

Johnson Ballads 582

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Edition - Bod6903

Imprint Names:  Brander

Imprint Locations:  Elgin

Imprint: Brander, Printer, Elgin


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4454

Title: Mary Blane

First Line: I once did lub a pretty gal

Notes:  See Harding B 11(79), \"Answer to Nelly Gray,\" for a similar story

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsyKidnappingRace relationsLouisiana

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3803

Title: Queer folk o' the shaws

First Line: I thought one day unto mysel' that I wad gang and see a race

Themes:  Horse-racing

Firth b.25(65)

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Edition - Bod2046

Imprint Names:  Sharp, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1845

Imprint: Sharp, Printer, 30, Kent Street, Borough, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4454

Title: Mary Blane

First Line: I ouce [sic] did love a pretty gal

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13844

Title: The blighted flower

First Line: I had a flower within my garden growing

Themes:  Seduction

Harding B 11(2343)

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Edition - Bod2910

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Notes:  The text is part of a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 11(2344).


Ballad - Roud Number: 4454

Title: Mary Blane

First Line: I once did lub a pretty gal

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Harding B 15(186a)

Notes:  The illustrations and the text are separately printed items. Slip


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Edition - Bod3085

Imprint Names:  Povey, L.

Imprint Locations:  Berkeley

Date  18--

Imprint: Povey, Pr., Berkeley


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2102

Title: Advice to bachelors

First Line: Of the ladies, heaven bless them

Authors:  Embleton, J.

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4454

Title: Mary Blane

First Line: I once did lub a pretty gal

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth b.26(25)

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Harding B 11(20)

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Edition - Bod12332

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: C. Paul, Printer, 18, Great St. Andrew Str. Broad Street, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4454

Title: Mary Blane

First Line: I once did lub a pretty gal

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16506

Title: Oh, summer night

First Line: Oh summer night

Harding B 11(2345)

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Edition - Bod12383

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4454

Title: Mary Blane

First Line: I once did lub a pretty gal

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3919

Title: Happy heart!

First Line: Happy heart! oh, happy heart!

Performers:  Dickons, Maria, 1770-1833

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V16506

Title: Oh, summer night

First Line: Oh summer night

Harding B 11(2344)

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Johnson Ballads 1104

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Edition - Bod13412

Imprint Names:  Sharp, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1845

Imprint: Sharp, Printer, 30, Kent Street, Borough


Ballad - Roud Number: 4454

Title: Mary Blane

First Line: [I] once did love a pretty gal

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Harding B 15(186b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod7374

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 11


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15033

Title: I'm afloat, I'm afloat

First Line: I'm afloat, I'm afloat, on the fierce rolling tide

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

Themes:  Piracy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7672

Title: Who's dat knocking at de door

First Line: Ib just come down on a little bit ob spree

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 4454

Title: Mary Blane

First Line: I once did lub a pretty gal -- I lub'd her as my life

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsyKidnapping

Firth b.26(502)

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Harding B 11(1712)

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Johnson Ballads 1608

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Johnson d.1773(p. 121v)

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Edition - Bod23036

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer, and Publisher, 177, Union- st., Boro'. S.E.

Series Identifier: 365


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15197

Title: Father Houlton

First Line: Rou [sic] muses now assist me, I'm seeking for your aid

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4454

Title: Mary Blane

First Line: I once did lub a pretty girl

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2806 b.10(19)

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