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Edition - Bod5820

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W.S. Fortey, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: The Irish recruit

First Line: It's a long time since I was digging up land

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2668

Title: My poor dog Tray

First Line: On the green banks of Shannon, when Shelah was nigh

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Dogs

Harding B 11(1792)

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Edition - Bod6092

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Pitts, No. 14, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 25(697) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: The frolicksome Irishman

First Line: About nine months ago I was digging the land

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

Harding B 17(101b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 25(696)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod3380

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts, 14 Great st. Andrew street, seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 17(101b) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: The frolicksome Irishman

First Line: About nine months ago I was digging the land

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

2806 b.11(77)

Notes:  Slip.


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2806 c.18(120)

Notes:  Slip.


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Firth c.14(116)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 25(697)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod11745

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co., Printers 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 24438

Title: I'd be a butterfly

First Line: I'd be a butterfly, born in a bower

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1936

Title: The mountain maid

First Line: The mountain maid from her bow'r has hied

Themes:  Pastoral

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: The Irish recruit

First Line: It's a long time since I was digging up land

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  SoldiersWar

Harding B 11(1681)

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Edition - Bod12024

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: Printed by E. Hodges, (late Pitt's) Toy and Marble Warehouse, [31 Dudley] Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: Irish recruit

First Line: About nine years ago I was digging the land

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V314

Title: The peace of the valley is fled

First Line: The peace of the valley is fled!

Themes:  War

Harding B 11(1791)

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Edition - Bod12088

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  See Carnell (1979): F8 for imprint


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3021

Title: A new song called Bold M'Dermott

First Line: Come all you wild young gentleman [sic] so reckless and so bold

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: The Kerry recruit

First Line: About four years ago I was digging the land

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3227

Title: A new song called Mary O!

First Line: I being young and airy to rambling I took my way

Harding B 19(83)

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Edition - Bod7922

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and sold by J Pitts, 14, Great Andrew street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: Paddy's ramble

First Line: Says Paddy in Ireland no longer I'll stay

Themes:  Irish - England

2806 b.11(163)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(198a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8785

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: Raw recruit

First Line: About nine years ago I was digging the land

Themes:  Soldiers

Firth c.14(114)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8848

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 44


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13771

Title: Gipsy's tent

First Line: Our fire on the turf, and tent 'neath the hill

Themes:  Gipsies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 155

Title: Mary of the wild moor

First Line: 'Twas one cold night when the wind

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: The Irish recruit

First Line: About nine months ago I was digging the land

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

Firth c.26(275)

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Edition - Bod14668

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by Jennings, Water-lane, Whitefriars, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: The frolicsome Irishman

First Line: About nine months ago I was digging the land

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

Harding B 16(99b)

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Edition - Bod15732

Imprint Names:  Lane and Walker

Imprint Locations:  Norwich

Imprint: Printed and Sold by Lane & Walker, St. Andrew'[s,] Norwich


Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: The frolicsome Irishman

First Line: About nine months ago I was digging the land

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

Harding B 17(102a)

Notes:  Harding B 17(102a) is cropped along right edge.


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Johnson Ballads 3058

Edition - Bod16331

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: Paddy's ramble

First Line: Nine years ago I was digging land

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 25(1456)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16385

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.Mason, G.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  18--

Imprint: [P]rinted by C. Paul, 18, Gt. St. Andrew-street, [7] Dials and sol[d] by G Mason 38 Kent-st Boro


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 566

Title: Braren Doun brae

First Line: As I walked out one morning, one morning in the spring

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 386

Title: Rambling boys of pleasure

First Line: Ye rambling boys of pleasure

Notes:  Three stanzas

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: The Irish recruit

First Line: It's a long time ago since I was digging up land

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 20(22)

Notes:  Cropped.


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Edition - Bod16496

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: The Irish blunder or Paddy's lamentation

First Line: Dearest captain M'Granis I am goin to list

References:

ESTC: T196233

Subjects:  Newcastle (England)

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

Harding B 22(121)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17953

Imprint Names:  Moore, J.

Imprint Locations:  Belfast

Date  between 1846 and 1852

Imprint: Moore, Printer, Castle-court


Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: The Irish soldier

First Line: About nine years ago, I've been digging the land

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

Harding B 26(281)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod18301

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: Paddy's ramble

First Line: Nine years ago I was digging of land

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13841

Title: Good and bad wives. A new song

First Line: A batchelor leads an easy life

Themes:  Bachelors

Harding B 28(218)

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Edition - Bod18500

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin?

Date  between 1850 and 1899

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4936

Title: A new song called The Connaught ranger

First Line: You lovers all, both great and small, to list with good intention

Subjects:  Maguire, John Francis, 1815-1872

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: The Kerry recruit

First Line: About four years ago I was digging the land

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 4457

Title: Gree[nmount sm]iling Anne

First Line: In summer time when flowers fine

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 23101

Title: If I had a thousand a year

First Line: Oh, if I had a thousand a year, Gaffer Green

Themes:  Money

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V8317

Title: Irish witches

First Line: In vain I attempt to describe

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 22630

Title: Englishman Irishman, and Scotchman

First Line: An Englishman, an Irishman

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V3177

Title: Isabella, the barber's daughter

First Line: When you hear my ditty you will pity

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V2034

Title: The exile's [return]

First Line: Sons of the old green [isle]

Themes:  Fenians

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V5015

Title: The wedding above in Glencree

First Line: Since the real good old times of the great king O'Toole

Harding B 40(20)

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Edition - Bod20552

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  Appears also in a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 19(83).


Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: The Kerry recruit

First Line: About four years ago I was digging the land

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

2806 c.15(146)

Notes:  Slip.


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Firth c.14(115)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod21966

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 44


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13771

Title: Gipsy's tent

First Line: Our fire on the turf, and tent 'neath the hill

Themes:  Gipsies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 155

Title: Mary of the wild moor

First Line: 'Twas one cold night when the wind

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: The Irish recruit

First Line: About nine months ago I was digging the land

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

2806 c.16(261)

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Harding B 11(1320)

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Edition - Bod22280

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1538

Title: Napoleon

First Line: One night sad and languid I lay on my bed

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: The Kerry recruit

First Line: About four years ago I was digging the land

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V20337

Title: Patt M'Carthy in the Crimea

First Line: Good people all both great and small

Notes:  Appears also in Harding B 19(81)

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

2806 b.9(240)

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Edition - Bod22483

Imprint Names:  Haly

Imprint Locations:  Cork

Imprint: Haly, Printer, Hanover Street, Cork


Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: The Kerry recruit

First Line: About nine years ago, and I digging the land

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

2806 c.18(176)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod22489

Imprint Names:  Kendrew, J.

Imprint Locations:  York

Date  between 1803 and 1848

Imprint: J. Kendrew, Printer, Colliergate, York


Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: Paddy's ramble

First Line: About nine years ago, I was digging of land

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

2806 c.18(232)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(1454)

Notes:  Slip


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