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Edition - Bod4753

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin?

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Series Identifier: 28


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 6530

Title: The star of Slane

First Line: You brilliant muses, who ne'er refuses

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V29469

Title: The beautiful Balbriggan maid

First Line: All you that felt Cupid's sharp arrow

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V4316

Title: The shamrock

First Line: There's a sweet little spot away down by Cape Clear

Themes:  Ireland

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V15019

Title: The land of the West

First Line: Oh come to the West, love -- oh come there with me

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 2614

Title: Rest warrior rest

First Line: He comes from the wars, from the red field of fight

Themes:  Soldiers

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V21112

Title: The Blarney

First Line: Oh! did you ne'er hear of the Blarney'

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V17228

Title: Welcome me home

First Line: Gaily the troubadour touched his guitar

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

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V33251

Title: The beauty of Skreen

First Line: Attend to my tale each young lover

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V29409

Title: Lucy Lynch of Lurgan green

First Line: Draw near each loyal lover

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V1212

Title: The night before La[rry] was stretched

First Line: The night before Larry was stretched

Themes:  Executions

11th Ballad - Roud Number: 9520

Title: The jacket green

First Line: When I was a maiden fair and young

Themes:  Fenians

12th Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: The servant man

First Line: 'Twas of a damsel both fair and handsome

Harding B 40(18)

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Edition - Bod1936

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  See Carnell (1979): F26 for imprint


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 266

Title: The banks of Claudy

First Line: As I roved out one morning all in the monh [sic] of May

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: The cruel father, or The affectionate lover

First Line: 'Twas of a damsel both fair and handsome

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V20296

Title: Lines on the new petticoat hoops

First Line: One evening by a chance as [I] strayed

Themes:  Fashions

2806 b.9(275)

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Harding B 19(110)

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Edition - Bod6018

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Catnach, Printer, 2, & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Firth b.25(74) is another impression Harding B 11(747) is another impression Firth b.25(74) is another impression Harding B 11(747) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: The cruel father and affectionate lovers

First Line: It's of a damsel both fair and handsome

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Lovers partedTransvestismCruel father

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8933

Title: The old maid

First Line: An old maid kept five great tom-cats

Themes:  Cats

Johnson Ballads 179

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Edition - Bod2417

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer, 18 Gt. St. Andrew St. Seven Dials


1st Ballad

Title: They told her to forget me

First Line: They told her to forget me

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: The cruel father and effectionate [sic] lovers

First Line: Its of a damsel both fair and handsome

Harding B 11(3785)

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Edition - Bod3745

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  The same setting of type appears in a sheet of three ballads. See 2806 b.9(257) and 2806 b.9(275). See Peter Carnell (1979): F26(E) for imprint.


Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: The cruel father, or The affectionate lover

First Line: 'Twas of a damsel both fair and handsome

2806 c.15(165)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod3747

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 266

Title: The banks of Claudy

First Line: As I roved out one morning all in the monh [sic] of May

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: The cruel father, or The affectionate lover

First Line: 'Twas of a damsel both fair and handsome

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 2560

Title: The boughleen dhoun

First Line: You muses, why absent from me?

Themes:  Soldiers

2806 b.9(257)

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Edition - Bod3850

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  Appears also in a sheet of three; see 2806 b.9(257).


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: The cruel father, or The affectionate lover

First Line: ['Twa]s of a damsel both fair and handsome

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2560

Title: The boughleen dhoun

First Line: You muses, why absent from me?

Themes:  Soldiers

Edition - Bod12231

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Imprint: Sold at the Cheap Song Mart, Whittle-st.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: Mary Ann, and her servan [sic] man

First Line: Its o[f] a damsel both fair and handsome

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusServants

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1106

Title: Share my cottage

First Line: Oh, share my cottage, gentle maid

Harding B 11(2339)

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Edition - Bod12287

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, Church Street, Preston

Series Identifier: 111


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: Mary Ann and her servant man

First Line: It's of a damsel both fair and handsome

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusServantsTransvestism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 226

Title: The female drummer

First Line: A maiden I was at the age of sixteen

Themes:  Women soldiersTransvestism

Harding B 11(2338)

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Edition - Bod13956

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Firth b.25(74) is another impression Johnson Ballads 179 is another impression Firth b.25(74) is another impression Johnson Ballads 179 is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: The cruel father and affectionate lovers

First Line: It's of a damsel both fair and handsome

Themes:  Social statusCruel fatherWoman in disguise

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8933

Title: The old maid

First Line: An old maid kept five great tom-cats

Themes:  Pets

Harding B 11(747)

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Edition - Bod13961

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: The cruel father and affectionate lovers

First Line: It's of a damsel both fair and handsome

Themes:  Social statusCruel fatherWoman in disguise

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1977

Title: Maiden I'll ne'er deceive thee

First Line: Maiden, I will ne'er deceive thee

Harding B 11(748)

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Edition - Bod7792

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Catnach, Printer, 2 & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(747) is another impression Johnson Ballads 179 is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: The cruel father and affectionate lovers

First Line: It's of a damsel both fair and handsome

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusLovers partedServantsCruel parents

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8933

Title: The old maid

First Line: An old maid kept five great tom-cats

Firth b.25(74)

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Edition - Bod7928

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: Mary Ann and her servant man

First Line: It's of a damsel both fair and handsome

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  DisguiseCourtship - difference in social statusServantsCruel father

Firth c.18(240)

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Edition - Bod15237

Imprint Names:  Florance, R

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [18--]

Imprint: Printed by R. Florance 91, Brick Lane, Bethnal Green


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 5249

Title: Pop goes the weasel

First Line: Some time ago the people said

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1143

Title: A lowly youth

First Line: A lowly youth, the mountain child

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 17497

Title: Let us speak of a man as we find him

First Line: Speak of a man as we find him

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V11131

Title: Have faith in one another

First Line: Have faith in one another

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 18862

Title: Cottage and watermill

First Line: Have you sen [sic] the new cottage, just built by the squire

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V15879

Title: Russia and Turkey

First Line: My friends if you listen I will tell you outright

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 13855

Title: Sequel to the Irish emigrant

First Line: I'm coming back to you, Mary

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V3966

Title: The dying child to its mother

First Line: Weep not dear mother

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 2683

Title: Sons of Fingal

First Line: Oh, Erin, my country, altho' thy heart slumbers

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: The cruel father and affectionate lovers

First Line: It's of a damsel both fair and handsome

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V15195

Title: Far, far, upon the sea

First Line: Far, far, upon the sea

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V1799

Title: This blooming rose

First Line: This blooming rose at early dawn

Edition - Bod20842

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: Mary Ann and her servant man

First Line: It's of a damsel both fair and handsome

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusServantsTransvestism - woman in disguise

2806 b.11(22)

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Edition - Bod20843

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: Cruel father and affectionate lovers

First Line: It's of a damsel both fair and handsome

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusLovers partedTransvestismCruel father

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4121

Title: You would not leave your Norah

First Line: You would not leave your Norah?

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2806 b.11(42/43)

Notes:  2806 b.11(42/43) is a divided sheet.


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2806 b.11(235)

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Firth b.25(145)

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Edition - Bod20892

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: Printed and Published by H. Such, 123, Union Street, Borough

Series Identifier: 95


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: Cruel father and affectionate lover

First Line: Its of a damsel both fair and handsome

Themes:  Courtship - difference in social statusCruel fatherWomen in disguise

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13134

Title: Long Barney

First Line: Did you ever hear tell of long Barney

2806 b.11(274)

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Harding B 11(749)

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Edition - Bod21429

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: Mary Ann and her servant man

First Line: It's of a damsel both fair and handsome

2806 c.13(280)

Notes:  Slip


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