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Editions - 45
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Nile, Battle of the, 1798 - 23
Irish rebellion, 1798 - 18
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Nile, battle of the, 1798 - 4
Religious controversy - Ireland - 4

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Parker, Richard, 1767-1797 - 2

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Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832 - 1

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Edition - Bod1374

Imprint Names:  Lindsay, J.

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  between 1851 and 1910

Imprint: Printed and Sold by Jas. Lindsay, Stationer, &c., 9 King Street, off Trongate,) Glasgow

Series Identifier: 104


Ballad - Roud Number: 950

Title: The banks of the Nile

First Line: Hark, hark, the drums do beat my love, and I must haste away

Themes:  Nile, Battle of the, 17981798

2806 c.14(179)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1935

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Artists:  Keeffe

Notes:  The third illustration is signed: Keeffe


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1458

Title: The peeler and the goat

First Line: As a set of peelers were out one night

Themes:  Police

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7624

Title: The Paddy Whacks

First Line: Hurroo! my boys, were still alive

Attributation: Written and sung by Mr. J. Kearney, at the Castle Tavern

Authors:  Kearney, J.

Performers:  Kearney, J.

Performance Locations:  Castle Tavern

Themes:  Irish rebellion, 1798

3rd Ballad

Title: The green cockade

First Line: O, the glorious days of my grandad true

Themes:  Irish rebellion, 1798

2806 b.9(266)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7624

Titles:
The Paddy Whacks

First Lines:
Hurroo! my boys, were still alive

Themes:
Irish rebellion, 1798

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13535

Titles:
Watty Grimes

First Lines:
In the year '98, as you may understand

Themes:
Irish rebellion, 1798

Edition - Bod4042

Imprint Names:  The Poet's Box

Imprint Locations:  Belfast

Date  between 1846 and 1852

Imprint: Sold only at the \"Poet's Box\" and General Printing-office, Castle-court, Belfast


Ballad - Roud Number: V13535

Title: Watty Grimes

First Line: In the year '98, as you may understand

Themes:  Irish rebellion, 1798

Harding B 26(666)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5309

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad

Title: The insurgent chief before the battle

First Line: Forth, forth, to the field of the foray

Tune: March to the battle field

Themes:  Irish rebellion, 1798

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3023

Title: A much-admired new song called The suit of green

First Line: Come all you pretty fair maids and listen to my melody

Themes:  Fenians

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V34586

Title: The wandering piper

First Line: Through foreign lands midst heat and cold

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V14936

Title: Have you seen my sister

First Line: Now my worthy friends have you any pity

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V30192

Title: The wife with high connexions

First Line: Although the honey moon is passed

Johnson Ballads fol. 363

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Edition - Bod6678

Imprint Names:  Henson, G.Taylor, J.

Imprint Locations:  NorthamptonAylesbury

Imprint: Henson, Printer and Publisher 81, Bridge street, Northampton. Sold also by J. Taylor, Town Crier, Aylesbury, Bucks.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1865

Title: The cuckoo

First Line: Hark! I hear the cuckoo singing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1030

Title: The Croppy Boy

First Line: It was very early in the spring

Themes:  Irish rebellion, 1798

Firth b.25(338)

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Harding B 11(763)

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Johnson Ballads 3335

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Edition - Bod12810

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 231


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 923

Title: Paddy Haggerty's leather breeches

First Line: At the sign of the Bell, on the road to Clonmell

2nd Ballad

Title: The cow eat the piper

First Line: In the year 98 when our troubles were great

Themes:  Irish rebellion, 1798

Harding B 11(2916)

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Edition - Bod15014

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Notes:  2806 c.9(9) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: 1030

Title: The Croppy boy

First Line: It was very early in the spring

Themes:  Irish rebellion, 1798

Harding B 15(73a)

Notes:  The illustration and the text are separately printed items. The illustration and the text are separately printed items. Slip


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Edition - Bod20406

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Sold by J. Evans, No. 41, Long-Lane


Ballad - Roud Number: V25327

Title: All traitors, &c. A new song

First Line: Bright Phoebus now proclaims the day

Tune: Old Towler

References:

ESTC: T196318

Themes:  Irish rebellion, 1798

Johnson Ballads 343

Notes:  Slip


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12961

Titles:
The first of sweet August

First Lines:
Now listen my honies a while if you please

Subjects:
Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Themes:
Nile, Battle of the, 1798

Edition - Bod1942

Imprint Names:  Pigott, G.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Pigott, Printer, at 60, Old Street


Ballad - Roud Number: V3571

Title: Battle of the Nile

First Line: Arise! arise! Britannia's sons arise

Themes:  Nile, Battle of the, 1798

Harding B 25(142)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod956

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V9205

Title: The mouth of the Nile

First Line: It was in the forenoon on the first day of August

Themes:  Nile, Battle of the, 1798

Harding B 25(1274)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11570

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great Saint Andrew-street, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13776

Title: Harry Hawser

First Line: One morn when the wind o'er the ocean skimm'd lightly

Notes:  Harding B 16(109a) is another issue of this ballad alone

Themes:  ShipwreckFishermen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1030

Title: The Croppy boy

First Line: It was early, early in the spring

Subjects:  Cornwallis, Charles Cornwallis, Earl, 1738-1805

Themes:  Irish rebellion, 1798

Harding B 11(1486)

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Edition - Bod11736

Imprint Names:  Stone, R.Keys, E.Reed, S.Brown, A.

Imprint Locations:  ExeterDevonportNewportBristol

Imprint: Devonport: Printed and Sold by E. Keys. Sold also by R. Stone, Exeter; A. Brown, General-dealer, 27, Bristol-bridge, Bristol; And by S. Reed, Newport, Monmouthshire


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1030

Title: The Croppy boy

First Line: It was very early in the spring

Subjects:  Wexford (Ireland)Cornwallis, Charles Cornwallis, Earl, 1738-1805

Themes:  Irish rebellion, 1798

Harding B 11(1423)

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Edition - Bod12934

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Printed for W. Armstrong, Banastre-st.


Ballad - Roud Number: V9205

Title: The mouth of the Nile

First Line: It was in the forenoon, on the first day of August

Themes:  Nile, Battle of the, 1798

Harding B 17(199b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod7065

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1166

Title: General Munroe

First Line: Come all good people and listen unto me

Subjects:  IrelandMonro, Henry, 1768-1798

Themes:  Irish rebellion, 1798

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V11909

Title: The maid of Martindale

First Line: In Martindale a village gay

Themes:  Rural society

Firth b.26(204)

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Edition - Bod10295

Imprint Names:  Evans, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1813

Imprint: Printed and sold by T. Evans, 9 [sic], Long-lane


Ballad - Roud Number: V3571

Title: The battle of the Nile

First Line: Arise! arise! Britannia's sons arise!

Themes:  Nile, Battle of the, 1798

Harding B 22(362)

Notes:  Torn at top edge


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Edition - Bod8268

Imprint Names:  Dickinson, B.W.

Imprint Locations:  York

Date  between 1823 and 1834

Imprint: Printed for B.W. Dickinson, Petergate, York


Ballad - Roud Number: V9205

Title: Mouth of the Nile

First Line: It was in the forenoon of the first day of August

Themes:  Nile, Battle of the, 1798

Firth c.12(32)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16487

Imprint Names:  Smith

Imprint Locations:  Lincoln

Imprint: Smith, Printer, opposite the Corn-Hill, Lincoln


Ballad - Roud Number: V3571

Title: The battle of the Nile, or Britania [sic] rules the waves. A favorite patriotic song

First Line: Arise, arise, Britannia's sons arise

Themes:  Nile, Battle of the, 1798

Harding B 22(10)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod18173

Imprint Names:  Ferraby, J.

Imprint Locations:  Hull

Date  between 1803 and 1838

Imprint: J. Ferraby, Printer, Market Place, Hull


Ballad - Roud Number: V12961

Title: The first of sweet August

First Line: Now listen my honies a while if you please

Notes:  Verse and prose

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Themes:  Nile, Battle of the, 1798

Harding B 25(654)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 25(655)

Notes:  Slip.


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9205

Titles:
Mouth of the Nile
The mouth of the Nile

First Lines:
It was in the forenoon on the first day of August
It was in the forenoon of the first day o[f] August
It was in the forenoon, on the first day of August
It was in the forenoon of the first day of August

Themes:
Nile, Battle of the, 1798
Nile, battle of the, 1798
1798
Naval

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3571

Titles:
The battle of the Nile, or Britania [sic] rules the waves. A favorite patriotic song
The Battle of the Nile
Battle of the Nile
The battle of the Nile

First Lines:
Arise! arise! Britannia's sons arise
Arise arise, Britannias sons arise
Arise, arise, Britannia's sons arise
Arise, arise, Britannia's sons, arise
Arise! arise! Britannia's sons arise!

Subjects:
Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Themes:
Nile, Battle of the, 1798
Naval

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12962

Titles:
Nancy's complaint for the loss of her sailor, who was killed by the French on the first of August. A new song

First Lines:
Near a clear chrystal stream, where sweet flowers do grow

Themes:
Nile, battle of the, 1798
Letter-writing

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 3020

Titles:
Father Murphy, or the Wexford men of '98
Father Murphy. Or the Wexford men of '98

First Lines:
You Roman Catholics throughout this nation
You Roman catholics throughout this nation

Subjects:
Murphy, John, Rev.

Themes:
Irish rebellion, 1798
Religious controversy - Ireland

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