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Edition - Bod6872

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  [1862]

Imprint: John F. Nugent, and co., steam-machine printers, 35, New-row west, Dublin

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V34349

Title: Old Christmas is come

First Line: Old Christmas again shows his white frosted head

Themes:  Christmas

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3946

Title: A new song on the royal wedding

First Line: Good peoplc [sic] draw near and attend for awhilo [sic]

Subjects:  Edward VII, King of Great Britain, 1841-1910

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 476

Title: Brennan on the moor

First Line: It's of a fearless highwayman a story I will tell

Themes:  Highwaymen

4th 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

Notes:  Appears also in Firth b.27(11/12)

Themes:  Religious controversy - Ireland

Firth b.25(591)

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Harding B 19(26)

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