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Edition - Bod4176

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

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

Series Identifier: 10


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V14298

Title: The sorrowful lamentation of the two brothers Mastersons

First Line: You feeling christians both one and all

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1171

Title: Napoleon Buonaparte

First Line: I am Napoleon Boneparte the conqueror of nations

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

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1162

Title: The bonny labouring boy

First Line: As I roved out one morning

Notes:  Appears also, but with different illustrations, in 2806 b.9(252) and Harding B 19(17) and Harding B 19(18)

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1396

Title: Sorrowful lamentation on the loss of The North Star

First Line: You landsmen all, on you I call, and gallant seamen too

Themes:  Shipwreck

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 408

Title: The farmers lucky boy

First Line: The sun is set beyond yon hill

Themes:  Farmers

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V7304

Title: A new and admired song called The old settoo

First Line: You gentlemcn [sic] and muses around me sit

Notes:  2806 c.15(5) is another issue of this ballad alone Harding B 26(482) is another issue of this ballad alone

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V12717

Title: I'm off for Charlestown

First Line: My massa and my missus dey am both gone away

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V4083

Title: Lines written on a discussion between a Protestant gentleman and a Roman catholic lady, in Townly hall, near Drogheda

First Line: As I roved out one evening on the 20th of July

Notes:  Appears also in Harding B 19(64)

Themes:  Religious controversy - Ireland

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 5215

Title: A new song called the Can of spring water

First Line: One evening in May as I carelessly strayed

Notes:  The same setting of type as 2806 b.11(136) and in Harding B 19(64) but with a different illustration.

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V8582

Title: My Erin O!

First Line: The sultry climes of foreign shores

Notes:  Appears also, but with a different illustration, in Harding B 19(67)

Themes:  Ireland

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V24591

Title: A new song called I'm a janius

First Line: When I first saw light on a shiney [sic] night in a country town called Gorey

Notes:  Appears also, but with a different illustration, in a sheet of three; see Harding B 19(59)

12th Ballad - Roud Number: 239

Title: The handsome cabin boy

First Line: It's of a pretty fair maid as you may understand

Themes:  Women sailors

Firth b.27(109/110)


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Edition - Bod6745

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: Printed at Such's Song Mart, 123, Union Street, Borough

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth b.26(294).


Ballad - Roud Number: V12717

Title: I'm off to Charlestown early in de morning

First Line: My massa and my misses have both gone away

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth b.26(295)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 16(334a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod3349

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth-court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12717

Title: I'm off to Charlestown!

First Line: My massa and my missus have both gone away

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13831

Title: Why did she leave him

First Line: Why did she leave him, they grew up together

Harding B 20(71)

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Edition - Bod3785

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Notes:  Part of a sheet of twelve. See Firth b.27(109/110).


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12717

Title: I'm off for Charlestown

First Line: My massa and my missus dey am both gone away

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4083

Title: Lines written on a discussion between a Protestant gentleman and a Roman catholic lady, in Townley hall, near Drogheda

First Line: As I roved out one evening on the 20th of July

Themes:  Religious controversy - Ireland

2806 b.9(251)

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Edition - Bod11328

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 14(148)

Series Identifier: 853


Ballad - Roud Number: V12717

Title: I'm off to Charlestown

First Line: My massa and my misses have both gone away

Subjects:  Charlestown (S.C.)

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth c.12(114)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod7152

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: Printed at Such's Song Mart, 123, Union Street, Borough

Series Identifier: 66


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12717

Title: I'm off to Charlestown early in de morning

First Line: My massa and my misses have both gone away

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 379

Title: Green brooms

First Line: There was an old man, and he lived in the west

Themes:  Street traders

Firth b.26(294)

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Firth b.34(139)

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Harding B 11(1729)

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Edition - Bod15848

Imprint Names:  Scroggy, T.M.

Imprint Locations:  Philadelphia, Pa.

Imprint: T.M. Scroggy, Publisher No. 443 Vine Street below 13th


Ballad - Roud Number: V12717

Title: I'm off for Charleston

First Line: My massa and my missus dey both am gone away

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Harding B 18(283)

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Edition - Bod16773

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 853


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6892

Title: The crinoline

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

Themes:  FashionsCrinolines

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V12717

Title: I'm off to Charlestown

First Line: My massa and my misses have both gone away

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Harding B 14(148)

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