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Edition - Bod12201

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: Henry Disley, Printer, 57, High Street, St. Giles, London. W.C.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 5787

Title: The soldier's letter to his sweetheart!

First Line: Farewell my dearest Mary, for India I am bound

Subjects:  India

Themes:  SoldiersDrunkennessLetter-writing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23216

Title: The loom and the lathe

First Line: Like most other men who've been knocking about

Themes:  Social statusProfessions

Harding B 11(3578)

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Edition - Bod17222

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 5787

Title: The young soldier's letter to his sweethea[rt]

First Line: Farewell my dearest Mary for India I am bound

Subjects:  India

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 19(21a)

Notes:  Slip

Edition - Bod17241

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  See Carnell (1979); F19 for imprint attribution


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2377

Title: M'Kenna's dream

First Line: One night of late, I chanced to stray, all in the pleasant month of May

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 5787

Title: The young soldier's farewell to his sweetheart

First Line: Farewell, my dearest Mary, for India I [am] bound

Subjects:  IndiaIreland

Themes:  Soldiers

Edition - Bod20163

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  See Carnell (1979): F19 for imprint attribution


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 9632

Title: The true-lover's trip o'er the mountain

First Line: One night as the moon luminated the sky

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2377

Title: M'Kenna's dream

First Line: One night of late, I chanced to stray, all in the pleasant month of May

Themes:  Ireland

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 5787

Title: The young soldier's farewell to his sweetheart

First Line: Farewell, my dearest Mary, for India I am bound

Subjects:  IndiaIreland

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 19(92)

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Edition - Bod21701

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  Slip. Appears also in a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 19(92)


Ballad - Roud Number: 5787

Title: The young soldier's farewell to his sweetheart

First Line: Farewell, my dearest Mary, for India I am bound

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  SoldiersLetter-writing

2806 c.15(26)

Notes:  Slip.


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Firth c.14(137)

Notes:  Slip.


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Firth c.14(138)

Notes:  Slip.


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