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Edition - Bod1041

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Nugent & co., Printers, 35, New-row, Dublin

Series Identifier: 7


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6489

Title: The execution of Bernard Cangley, at the front of Cavan gaol, on the 4th of April, for the barbarous and inhuman murder of Peter Reilly, on the 22nd of January last

First Line: You tender-hearted Christians I pray you will draw near

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryExecutions - 19th century

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3432

Title: Song on the Irish brigade

First Line: Hibernia's sweet harp from your slumber awaken

Authors:  O'Carroll, Thomas

Notes:  Appears also, but variant, in 2806 b.9(284) and Harding B 19(116)

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  American Civil War, 1861-1865 - Irish brigade

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V408

Title: A new song on the late fight between Heenan and King

First Line: You sporting gallant Irishmen come listen to my song

Themes:  Prizefighting

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V408

Title: A new song on Heenan and King

First Line: You sportsmen of Ireland, come list to my song

Themes:  Prizefighting

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 12873

Title: The young soldier's letter to his mother

First Line: As I roved out through Irish town one eveniug [sic] last July

Tune: The river Roe

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V4291

Title: The dark maid of the island

First Line: Sweet were the songs of the breeze and the fountain

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 2560

Title: Song called the Bouchleen dhoun

First Line: You muses, why absent from me?

Themes:  Soldiers

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V3050

Title: The wonders of the illuminations!

First Line: Good people all I pray have patience

Subjects:  Dublin (Ireland)

Themes:  Dublin illuminations for the wedding of the prince of Wales1863

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: A song -- The lily of the west

First Line: When first I came to Ireland some pleasure for to find

Subjects:  Ireland

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 1010

Title: Doran's ass

First Line: One Paddy Doyle lived near Killarney

Subjects:  Ireland

11th Ballad - Roud Number: 2949

Title: The seducer outwitted!

First Line: There was a young gentleman in this country did dwell

Notes:  Appears also, but with different illustrations, in Harding B 19(77a) and at Firth c.18(53)

Themes:  SeductionTransvestism

Edition - Bod1355

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Preston

Series Identifier: 164


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: Flora the lily of the west

First Line: Its when I came to England some pleasure for to find

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V164

Title: Sweet Ballenden braes

First Line: 'Twas down in a glen where the holly grows green

Themes:  Seduction

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V734

Title: My boat is on the shore

First Line: My boat is on the shore

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

2806 c.14(89)

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Edition - Bod2252

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  See Firth b.25(587/588) for imprint


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V21126

Title: An address to the very rev. father Lavelle

First Line: Hail! thou defender of Erin's green land

Tune: Erin the tear and the smile in thine eye

Themes:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: A song -- the lily of the west

First Line: When first I came to Ireland some pleasure for to find

Notes:  2806 b.11(137) is another issue of this ballad alone. The same setting of type but with a different cut appears in a sheet of eleven ballads; see Firth b.25(587/588)

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1010

Title: Doran's ass

First Line: One Paddy Doyle lived near Killarney

Notes:  The same setting of type, but with a different cut, appears in a sheet of eleven ballads; see Firth b.25(587/588)

Harding B 19(15)

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Edition - Bod3913

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  For another version of the second illustration, see Croxall's Aesop (1722).


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15103

Title: Donnely and Oliver

First Line: Ye muses I beg you will lend me your aid

Notes:  Another issue appears in a sheet of six; see Firth b.25(9/ 10)

Themes:  Prizefighting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: The lily of the west

First Line: When first to Ireland some pleasure for to find

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V537

Title: Lovely Mary of the Shannon side

First Line: Draw near true lovers and pay attention

Harding B 19(104)

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Edition - Bod11230

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  See Harding B 19(104)


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: The lily of the west

First Line: When first to Ireland some pleasure for to find

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V537

Title: Lovely Mary of the Shannon side

First Line: Draw near true lovers and pay attention

2806 b.9(276)

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Edition - Bod11510

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed by J. Pitts, Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew Street 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: Flora, the lily of the west

First Line: It's when I came to England some pleasure for to find

Subjects:  IrelandScotland

Themes:  JealousyMurderCourts and law

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 360

Title: Roving journeyman

First Line: I am a roving journeyman

Subjects:  Dublin (Ireland)Carlow, county (Ireland)

Themes:  Roving

3rd Ballad
Harding B 11(1229)

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Edition - Bod11561

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: H. Such, Printer, and Newsvender, 123, Union Street, Borough, London.

Series Identifier: 35


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3450

Title: Poor Tom!

First Line: Mas'r I can tell you nothing

Themes:  Slavery

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4994

Title: I'll not beguile thee

First Line: I'll not beguile thee from thy home

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: Flora the lily of the West

First Line: 'Twas when I came to England, some pleasure for to find

Themes:  Rejected suitor

Harding B 11(1704)

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Edition - Bod11565

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 139


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: Flora, lily of the west

First Line: It's when I came to England

Subjects:  IrelandScotland

Themes:  JealousyMurderCourts and law

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 360

Title: Roving journeyman

First Line: I am [a] roving journeyman that roves from town to town

Subjects:  Carlow, county (Ireland)

Themes:  Roving

Harding B 11(1228)

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Edition - Bod12896

Imprint Names:  Barr

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Imprint: Barr, 153 Marsh Lane, Leeds

Notes:  Part of a sheet of four; see Johnson Ballads 1801 Part of a sheet of four; see Johnson Ballads 1801

Series Identifier: 110


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: Flora the lilly of the west

First Line: It's when I came to England some pleasure for to find

Themes:  IrelandMurderCourts and lawScotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 155

Title: Mary of the moor

First Line: 'Twas one cold night when the wind

Themes:  Cruel father

Harding B 11(3)

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Edition - Bod10404

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  Appears also in a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 19(15).


Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: A song -- The lily of the west

First Line: When first I came to Ireland some pleasure for to find

2806 c.15(160)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod10745

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  See Firth b.25(587/588)


Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: A song -- The lily of the west

First Line: When first I came to Ireland some pleasure for to find

Notes:  The same setting of type appears in a sheet of eleven ballads is another issue but with a different cut. See Firth b.25(587/588). 2806 c.15(160) is another issue with a different cut

2806 b.11(137)

Notes:  Slip. Slip.


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Edition - Bod9773

Imprint Names:  Sanderson

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh

Date  between 1830 and 1910

Imprint: Sanderson, Printer, Edinburgh


Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: Lovely Flora, the lily of the west

First Line: When first I came to England, some pleasure for to find

Firth c.18(189)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod19230

Imprint Names:  Taylor, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Printed by Taylor, Wholesale and Retail, 14, Waterloo Road, near Humphreys' Riding School


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5809

Title: The minstrel to his steed

First Line: Then up and prepare thee! my own brave steed

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5467

Title: The wild guitar

First Line: Oh, wilt thou leave thy father's halls

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: Flora, the lily of the west

First Line: It's when I came to England some pleasure for to find

Authors:  Brown, George

Johnson Ballads 1224

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Edition - Bod19614

Imprint Names:  Barr

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Imprint: Barr, 153 Marsh Lane, Leeds

Series Identifier: 110


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: Flora the lilly of the west

First Line: It's when I came to England some pleasure for to find

Authors:  Brown, G.

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 155

Title: Mary of the moor

First Line: 'Twas one cold night when the wind

Themes:  Pregnancy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V184

Title: Beautiful child

First Line: Beautiful child by thy mother's knee

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 1146

Title: Young Edward the gallant hussar

First Line: A damsel possess'd of great beauty

Johnson Ballads 1801

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1801 is cut in two



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Johnson Ballads 1802


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Edition - Bod19970

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 6


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: Flora, the lily of the west

First Line: It's when I came to England

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 272

Title: The happy stranger

First Line: As I was walking one morning in spring

Johnson Ballads 2505

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Edition - Bod21907

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: J.O. Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden Street, Oldham Road, Manchester, sold by J. Beaumont, 176, York Street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 341


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: Flora the lily of the west

First Line: It's when I came to England some pleasure for to find

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 904

Title: High Germany

First Line: O Polly love, O Polly love the rout is begun

Themes:  Soldiers

Firth c.26(222)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Edition - Bod22122

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  See Harding B 19(104) Slip. Appears also in a sheet of three ballads. See Harding B 19(104)


Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: The lily of the west

First Line: when first to Ireland some pleasure for to find

2806 c.15(122)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod22445

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: Flora, the lily of the west

First Line: It's when I came to England some pleasure for to find

2806 c.18(115)

Notes:  Slip


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