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Edition - Bod4212

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 6


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13778

Title: Hurrah for the bonnets of blue

First Line: Here's a health to them that's awa'

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Notes:  Two stanzas only

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1218

Title: The Rose of Allandale

First Line: The morn was fair, the skies were clear

Authors:  Jefferys, Charles, 1807-1865

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 962

Title: Pretty Susan, the pride of Kildare

First Line: When first from sea I landed, I had a roving mind

Subjects:  Ireland

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V3707

Title: Lady, the silver moon

First Line: Lady, the silver moon shines bright

Firth b.27(339)

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Johnson Ballads 2572

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Johnson Ballads 3342

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Edition - Bod4397

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Machine Printer & Publisher, 177, Union Street, Borough, S.E.

Notes:  Firth b.26(293) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 326


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7814

Title: I'm a roving Irish boy

First Line: Ah, sure my darlings ye'd like to know

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 962

Title: Pretty Susan the pride of Kildare

First Line: When first from sea I landed, I had a roving mind

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 11(1717)

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Edition - Bod4798

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3830

Title: Drink to me only with thine eyes

First Line: Drink to me only with thine eyes

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V696

Title: The dark-hair'd girl

First Line: My dark-hair'd girl, thy ringlets deck

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 22518

Title: All round my hat

First Line: All round my hat I vears a green villow

Themes:  Street traders

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V877

Title: Burlington bay

First Line: The rain fell in torrents, the wind whistled shrill

Themes:  Shipwreck

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 962

Title: Pretty Susan the pride of Kildare

First Line: When first from sea I landed, I had a roving mind

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 13836

Title: We have liv'd and lov'd together

First Line: We have liv'd and lov'd together

Authors:  Jefferys, Charles, 1807-1865

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V706

Title: Forget not your soldier

First Line: Forget not your soldier, he'll ne'er forget you

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V7918

Title: Lovely Jean

First Line: Of a' the airts the wind can blaw

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V15537

Title: My Henry is gone

First Line: Oh! green are the groves where with Henry I stray'd

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V20422

Title: Oh! was I to blame to love her

First Line: Oh was I to blame to love her?

Performers:  Vestris (Lucia Elizabeth Mathews), Madame, 1797-1856

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V13706

Title: The pirates bride

First Line: Good bye my love, good bye, my bark is on the bay

Themes:  Piracy

12th Ballad - Roud Number: 13246

Title: How, when, and where

First Line: Oh, tell me when and tell me where

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V1044

Title: Gentle moon

First Line: Day has gone down on the Baltic's broad billow

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V607

Title: Woodland maid

First Line: The woodland maid my beauty's queen

15th Ballad - Roud Number: 24930

Title: The blackbird

First Line: 'Twas on a bank of daisies sweet

16th Ballad - Roud Number: 408

Title: Farmer's boy

First Line: The sun went down beyond yon hills

Themes:  FarmersAgricultural laborers

17th Ballad - Roud Number: V1155

Title: The young May moon

First Line: The young May moon is beaming, love

18th Ballad - Roud Number: V527

Title: Where the bee sucks

First Line: Where the bee sucks, there lurk I

Harding B 36(8)

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Edition - Bod1165

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson and son, (late J. Russell,) Printer, 23 Moor street, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 962

Title: Pretty Susan, the pride of Kildare

First Line: When first from sea I landed I'd a roving mind

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 12626

Title: Umbrella courtship

First Line: A belle and a beau would walking go

Notes:  Different from Firth b.25(224)

Firth b.25(496)

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Edition - Bod5930

Imprint Names:  Wheeler, J.Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterManchester

Date  between 1827 and 1847

Imprint: [above] Sold at the Cheap Song Mart, 43 Hanover-st. [below] Wheeler, Printer, 9, Whittle-st. Oldham-st


Ballad - Roud Number: 962

Title: Pretty Susan the pride of Kildare

First Line: When first from sea I landed I had a roving mind

Harding B 17(246b)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 1935

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod2249

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W.S. Fortey, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury. (Estab. 1813.)


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 962

Title: Pretty Susan the pride of Kildare

First Line: When first from sea I landed, I had a roving mind

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 722

Title: The husband's dream. Sequel to the \"Wife's dream\"

First Line: Why Dermot you look healthy now, your dress is neat and clean

Themes:  Drunkenness

Harding B 11(3168)

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Edition - Bod2280

Imprint Names:  Howe, J.

Imprint Locations:  Hull

Date  between 1835 and 1843

Imprint: J. Howe, Printer, 48, Blanket-Row, Hull


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2816

Title: Rose of Ardee

First Line: When first to this country a stranger I came

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 962

Title: Pretty Susan; the pride of Kildare

First Line: When first from sea I landed I had a roving mind

Harding B 11(3331)

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Edition - Bod2740

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Notes:  The same setting of type as Harding B 11(1110) but without the imprint and with a different first ballad.


1st Ballad

Title: Lord Pam out off [sic] office

First Line: Oh dear what can the matter be

Subjects:  Palmerston, Henry John Temple, Viscount, 1784-1865

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 962

Title: Pretty Susan the pride of Kildare

First Line: When first from sea I landed I had a roving maid [sic]

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5308

Title: My heart with love is beating

First Line: My heart with love is beating

Firth c.16(437)

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Harding B 14(306)

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Edition - Bod3573

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher 177, Union Street, Borough, S.E.

Notes:  Harding B 11(1717) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 326


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7814

Title: I'm a roving Irish boy

First Line: Ah, sure my darlings ye'd like to know

Subjects:  IrelandVictoria, queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901

Themes:  IrishFarmers - Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 962

Title: Pretty Susan the pride of Kildare

First Line: When first from sea I landed, I had a roving mind

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Rural society

Firth b.26(293)

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Edition - Bod11475

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, 6, Great St Andrew Street 7 dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1659

Title: The factory girl

First Line: The sun was just rising one fine may-day morning

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 962

Title: Pretty Susan the pride of Kildare

First Line: When first from sea I landed I had a roving maid [sic]

Notes:  The same setting of type as Harding B 14(306) but with a different first ballad

Subjects:  Ireland

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5308

Title: My heart with love is beating

First Line: My heart with love is beating

Notes:  The same setting of type as Harding B 14(306) but with a different first ballad

Harding B 11(1110)

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Edition - Bod12246

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1844 and 1845

Imprint: E. Hodges from Pitt's Toy & Marble Warehouse, 31, Monmouth- st., 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 962

Title: Pretty Susan the pride of Kildare

First Line: When first from sea I landed I had a roving mind

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5468

Title: The wild guitar or, The dark-eyed maids of Italy

First Line: I've roved afar through summer climes

Subjects:  Italy

Harding B 11(3169)

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Edition - Bod9112

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Appears also in a sheet of ten ballads; see Harding B 40(15).


Ballad - Roud Number: 962

Title: Pretty Susan, the pride of Kildare

First Line: When first from sea I landed, I had a roving mind

Harding B 19(117a)

Notes:  Slip.

Edition - Bod9943

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 962

Title: Pretty Susan the pride of Kildare

First Line: When first from sea I landed, I had a roving mind

2nd Ballad
3rd Ballad
4th Ballad
5th Ballad
6th Ballad
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9th Ballad
10th Ballad
11th Ballad
12th Ballad
Firth c.18(89)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15882

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin?

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Series Identifier: 24


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 264

Title: Young & single sailor

First Line: A fair maid walking in her garden

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1524

Title: The glorious victory of John Morrissy, of Templemore, Ireland, over the Yankee Buffalo boy, on Long Island, North America

First Line: You gallant sons of Granuale, I pray attend awhile

Themes:  Prizefighting

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1920

Title: The ploughboy's trip to the hiring fair

First Line: You farming lads of every degree

Themes:  Hiring fairs

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 1699

Title: The gallant female sailor

First Line: Good people give attention and listen to my song

Themes:  Women sailors

5th Ballad

Title: A new song on this days races

First Line: Attend ye sporting heroes and I wont detain you long

Themes:  Horse-racing

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V2195

Title: Ireland a nation again

First Line: I'm a son of Erin's shore its the land I do adore

Themes:  Irish

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 1088

Title: Jolly waggoner

First Line: When first I went a waggoning

Themes:  Carriers

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 962

Title: Pretty Susan, the pride of Kildare

First Line: When first from sea I landed, I had a roving mind

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V4260

Title: The old women's sayings in my grandmothers days

First Line: Draw near and give attention and you shall hear in rhyme

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V16550

Title: Melo-dramatic, serio-comic medley

First Line: Carry me back to old Virginia

Notes:  Consists of lines from several ballads and two short prose pieces

Harding B 40(15)

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Edition - Bod18223

Imprint Names:  Sanderson

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh

Date  between 1830 and 1910

Imprint: Sanderson, Printer, Edinburgh


Ballad - Roud Number: 962

Title: Pretty Susan, the pride of Kildare

First Line: When first from sea I landed I had a roving mind

Themes:  SailorsRejected suitor

Johnson Ballads 3196

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod22307

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 962

Title: Pretty Susan the pride of Kildare

First Line: When first from sea I landed I had a roving min[d]

2806 c.16(68)

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Edition - Bod22964

Imprint Names:  Sefton, H.F.

Imprint Locations:  Worcester

Date  between 1834 and 1856

Imprint: Printed and Sold by H.F. Sefton, Broad street, Worcester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 962

Title: Pretty Susan the pride of Kildare

First Line: When first from sea I landed, I had a roving mind

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4726

Title: The maiden's tear

First Line: As I one morn did stray

Tune: The soldier's tear

Harding B 11(3167)

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