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Edition - Bod1056

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13829

Title: With all her faults I love her still

First Line: I love thee still with all thy faults

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5560

Title: I'll seek a four-leaved shamrock

First Line: I'll seek a four-leaved shamrock

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

Firth b.25(53)

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Edition - Bod1589

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1845

Imprint: Paul, and Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13829

Title: With all thy faults I love thee still

First Line: I love the [sic] still, with all thy faults

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5560

Title: The four leaved shamrock

First Line: I'll seek a four leaved shamrock

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

2806 c.16(203)

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Harding B 11(4260B)

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Edition - Bod212

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1821

Title: Where is the rover

First Line: Where, where is the rover?

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5560

Title: The four-leaved shamrock

First Line: I'll seek a four-leaved shamrock

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13829

Title: With all thy faults, I love thee still

First Line: I love thee still, with all thy faults

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: 7966

Title: Broken-hearted gardener

First Line: She's my myrtle, my geranium

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V18227

Title: The identical cat

First Line: I'll try my endeavours to please you all pat

Themes:  Cats

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V308

Title: Can I e'er forget the valley

First Line: Can I e'er forget the valley

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V5681

Title: Softly blow, ye balmy gales

First Line: Softly blow, ye balmy gales

Johnson Ballads fol. 118

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Edition - Bod999

Imprint Names:  Ordoyno, W.

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Imprint: Ordoyno, Printer, Nottingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12876

Title: The return of the admiral

First Line: How gallantly and merrily we ride along the sea

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5560

Title: The four leaved shamrock

First Line: I'll seek a four-leaved shamrock

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

Firth b.25(599)

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Edition - Bod6056

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1844 and 1845

Imprint: Hodges, from Pitt's Toy and Marble Warehouse, 31, Monmouth Street, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13805

Title: My gentle mother dear

First Line: There was a place in childhood

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

Themes:  Mothers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5560

Title: The four leaved shamrock

First Line: I'll seek a four leaved shamrock

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

Johnson Ballads 562

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Edition - Bod2434

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer & Publisher, 177, (late 123), Union- street, Boro'. S.E. and sold at 83, White Cross-street, St. Luke's

Series Identifier: 375


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5560

Title: The four leaved shamrock

First Line: I'll seek a four leaved shamrock

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2699

Title: The wounded hussar

First Line: Alone on the banks of the dark rolling Danube

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  Soldiers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1750

Title: The troubadour

First Line: From distant climes a troubadour

Harding B 11(3888)

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Edition - Bod11500

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1845

Imprint: Paul and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(1250) is another impression Harding B 11(1250) is another impression


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5560

Title: The four leaved shamrock

First Line: I'll seek a four-leaved shamrock

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13829

Title: With all thy faults I love thee still

First Line: I love thee still, with all thy faults

Harding B 11(1249)

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Edition - Bod11585

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W.S. Fortey, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

Notes:  The motto on the coat of arms is: Nullius in verba


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5560

Title: The four leaved shamrock

First Line: I'll seek a four-leaved shamrock

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1146

Title: Young Edward the gallant hussar

First Line: A damsel possessed of great beauty

Themes:  SoldiersLovers partedHeiresses

Harding B 11(1248)

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Johnson Ballads 417

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Edition - Bod12633

Imprint Names:  Sharp, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1845

Imprint: J. Sharp, Printer, 30, Kent Street, Borough


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2668

Title: Poor dog Tray

First Line: On the green banks of Shannon, when Sheelah was nigh

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  Dogs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15033

Title: I'm afloat! I'afloat [sic]

First Line: I'm afloat, I'm afloat, on the fierce rolling tide

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

Themes:  Piracy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5560

Title: The four-leaved shamrock

First Line: I'll seek a four-leaved shamrock

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

Harding B 11(3071)

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Edition - Bod7724

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5560

Title: The four-leaved shamrock

First Line: I'll seek a four-leaved shamrock

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2661

Title: The Irish emigrant

First Line: I'm resting on the style, Mary

Authors:  Dufferin and Clandeboye, Helen Selina Sheridan, Baroness, 1807-1867

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

Firth b.27(499)

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Harding B 11(1251)

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Edition - Bod7727

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

Imprint: [...] and co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(1249) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5560

Title: The four leaved shamrock

First Line: I'll seek a four-leaved shamrock

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13829

Title: With all thy faults I love thee still

First Line: I love thee still, with all thy faults

Firth b.27(500)

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Harding B 11(1250)

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Edition - Bod10195

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, Printer & Stationer, 6 Chadderton Street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 652


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V379

Title: The devil in search of a wife

First Line: The devil one day, surrounded by flame

Themes:  Women

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5560

Title: The four-leaved shamrock

First Line: I'll seek a four-leaved shamrock

Attributation: Composed and sung by Mr. Lover

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

Performers:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

Firth c.20(137)

Notes:  Firth c.20(137); Imperfect: imprint defaced.


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Firth c.26(120)

Notes:  Firth c.20(137); Imperfect: imprint defaced.


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Edition - Bod18535

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin?

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Series Identifier: 10


1st Ballad

Title: Denny Byrne the piper

First Line: In the year ninety-eight, when our troubles were great

Themes:  Irish rebellion, 1798

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 5215

Title: The can of spring water

First Line: One evening in May as I carelessly strayed

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V27432

Title: The poor old sailor

First Line: 'Twas on a summers eve all labour was o'er

Notes:  Except for essential changes the setting of type is the same as The poor old soldier,' Harding B 40(12)

Themes:  Sailors

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V29546

Title: Lament of the ejected Irish peasant

First Line: The night is dark and dreary

Themes:  Land tenure - Ireland

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V2938

Title: Emmett's grave

First Line: Pray tell me, I said, to an old who stayed

Subjects:  Emmet, Robert, 1778-1803

Themes:  Politics and government - Ireland, 19th centuryIrish rebellion, 1803

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 13846

Title: Come back to Erin

First Line: Come back to Erin mavourneen, mavourneen

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V5560

Title: The four-leaf'd shamro[ck]

First Line: I'll seek a four leaf'd shamrock

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

8th Ballad

Title: Defending the green. \"An Irish-American song\"

First Line: My Irish fellow-countrymen, one thought I pray, bestow

Themes:  Irish rebellion, 1798

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V17309

Title: The Irishman

First Line: The savage loves his native shore

Themes:  Irish

10th Ballad

Title: A new song on Home rule

First Line: You sons and fair daughters of Erin's green isle

Themes:  Home Rule - Ireland

Harding B 40(10)

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