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Edition - Bod3193

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Pitts, 14, Great St Andrew Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 22(102) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V18429

Title: Gloucestershire bumpkin

First Line: John Bull was a bumpkin born and bred

Authors:  Collins, John, d. 1808

Themes:  Churches

Harding B 17(113b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod16727

Imprint Names:  Turner, J.

Imprint Locations:  Coventry

Date  between 1797 and 1846

Imprint: Turner, Printer, Coventry


Ballad - Roud Number: V1331

Title: John Bull's description of a church

First Line: John Bull was a bumpkin born and bred

Authors:  Collins, John, d. 1808

Themes:  Churches

Harding B 25(981)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20968

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed for and sold by J. Pitts, No. 14, Great St, Andrew Street, Seven Dials [and] Jennings, Water Lane

Notes:  Harding B 17(113b) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V18429

Title: Gloucestershire bumpkin

First Line: John Bull was a bumpkin born and bred

Authors:  Collins, John, d. 1808

Themes:  Churches

Harding B 22(102)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod2482

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Imprint: W. Wright, Printer, 17, Court, Lichfield-street Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8745

Title: What a sight for a mother

First Line: Good people, I'm sure you will pity my whose [sic]

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 546

Title: Georgy Barnwell

First Line: In Cheapside there liv'd a merhant [sic]

Themes:  Murder

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V18429

Title: [Glouce]stershire bumpkin

First Line: John Bull was a bumpkin born and bred

Authors:  Collins, John, d. 1808

Themes:  Churches

Harding B 11(4103)

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Edition - Bod11825

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: W.S. Fortey, General Steam Printer and Publisher, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V212

Title: The bells of Shandon

First Line: With deep affection, and fond recollection

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Catholic Church

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3871

Title: The lass of Gowrie

First Line: Upon a simmer afternoon

Authors:  Reid, William, 1764-1831

Harding B 11(235)

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Edition - Bod12328

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V4342

Title: March of intellect in Ireland

First Line: A parent asked the priest his boy to bless

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Catholic Church

Harding B 11(2322)

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Edition - Bod12599

Imprint Names:  Marks, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1855

Imprint: J. Marks, Printer, 206, Brick Lane, Whitechapel


Ballad - Roud Number: V22010

Title: Dr. Call's visit to England

First Line: You Roman's throughout English nation

Themes:  Catholic Church

Harding B 13(57)

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Edition - Bod13091

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V27945

Title: Roman Catholic emancipation. A warning voice to the people of England!

First Line: A careful shepherd had a flock

Authors:  G., J.

Themes:  Catholic Church

Harding B 11(3311)

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Edition - Bod13618

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Pearson, Printer, 6, Chadderton-st., off Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 62


Ballad - Roud Number: 13469

Title: The banished defender

First Line: You Catholics of Erin, give ear unto these lines I write

Themes:  Catholic Church

Harding B 15(5b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod7116

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer and Wholesale Toy Warehous[e] 6 Great st. Andrew street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 23538

Title: Beadle of the parish

First Line: I'm a very knowing prig with my lace coat and wig

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Church-going

Firth b.26(34)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 25(149)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod8067

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: C. Paul, printer 18 Gt, St. Andrew-st.


Ballad - Roud Number: V13734

Title: Cardinal Wiseman's lament

First Line: Oh dear what can the matter be

Subjects:  Wiseman, Nicholas Patrick, 1802-1865

Themes:  Catholic Church

Firth b.34(53)

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Firth c.16(343)

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Harding B 13(56)

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Johnson Ballads 641B

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Edition - Bod15358

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V1313

Title: Maguire's triumph

First Line: All you that profess to that ancient religion

Themes:  Catholic Church

Harding B 17(182b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16180

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V13971

Title: The Turk and pope: or A powerful discussion on the Church of Rome

First Line: With you that rail at Church and pope

Themes:  Catholic Church

Harding B 19(37)

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Edition - Bod16192

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: John F. Nugent & Co., Printers, 35, New-row West, Dublin

Series Identifier: 12


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1461

Title: A new song on the great meeting of prelates, peers and people, to lay the foundation stone of the catholic college in Dublin

First Line: You Catholics of Ireland, I hope you will draw near

Themes:  Catholic Church

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4290

Title: The maid of Lismore

First Line: One day as I chanced to go roving

Edition - Bod17892

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: Dr. Cahill's letter to the jumpers of Kilkeny

First Line: You Roman Catholics of Erin's nation

Subjects:  Cahill, Daniel William, 1796-1864

Themes:  Catholic Church

Harding B 26(152)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20862

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed & Published, by H. Such, 177, Union Street, Boro' S.E.

Series Identifier: 299


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1014

Title: Paddy is the boy

First Line: It's some years ago, I very well know

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1451

Title: The boys of Kilkenny

First Line: The boys of Kilkenny are brave roaring blades

Subjects:  Ireland

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V10145

Title: What can the matter be

First Line: At sixteen years old you could get little good of me

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Catholic Church

2806 b.11(241)

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Firth b.26(318)

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Harding B 11(4106)

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Edition - Bod20965

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton Printer, 56, Cooke-St. Dublin


Ballad

Title: A new song on the grand procesion [sic] of Father Lavell on his removal from Partry to Cong

First Line: It was on a Sunday morning from Partry I did stray

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Catholic Church

2806 b.9(52)

Notes:  Slip


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2806 b.9(141)

Notes:  Slip


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2806 b.9(181)

Notes:  Slip


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2806 b.9(205)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 26(226)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 2202c

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21028

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P Brereton Prin[t]er Cooke Street Dublin


Ballad

Title: Lines writpn [sic] on the masacree [sic] of the Catholick clergy in Paris

First Line: You roman Catholicks or [sic] Erin pay atention [sic] & listen to what I now say

Authors:  Flynn, J.

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Catholic Church

2806 b.9(61)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 26(422)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod22243

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1858 and 1861

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(4244) for the imprint.


Ballad - Roud Number: V20550

Title: Monaghan discussion

First Line: You Catholic members and valiant defenders

Themes:  Catholic Church

Harding B 15(206b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod22474

Imprint Names:  Haly

Imprint Locations:  Cork

Date  18--

Imprint: Haly, Printer South Main St, Cork


Ballad - Roud Number: V9436

Title: A new song on the holy mission of Newcastle west

First Line: You Roman Catholics around New Castle

Authors:  Parker, James

Themes:  Catholic Church

2806 c.18(143)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 26(257)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1927

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  See Carnell (1979): F6 for imprint attribution


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13469

Title: The brave defenders

First Line: Your [sic] Catholtcs [sic] of Erin give ear unto those [sic] lines I write

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Catholic Church

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4251

Title: The maid of Lough Gowna shore

First Line: One morning as I went a fowling

Subjects:  Ireland

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V534

Title: The shepherd's daughter

First Line: In the cool shade of evening

Themes:  Pastoral

2806 b.9(230)

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Harding B 19(33)

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Edition - Bod5695

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, (from I. Pitts'), Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, No. 31, Dudley Street, Seven Dials


Ballad

Title: Lamentation of cardinal Wiseman

First Line: Oh dear what can the matter be

Subjects:  Wiseman, Nicholas Patrick, 1802-1865

Themes:  Catholic ChurchReligious controversy

Firth c.16(342)

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Harding B 11(2047)

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Edition - Bod3872

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: John F. Nugent & Co., Printers, 35, New-Row, West, Dublin


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V24591

Title: A new song called I'm a janius

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

Notes:  Appears also in a sheet of twelve, but with a different cut; see Firth b.27(109/110)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V28191

Title: A poem on the Catholic cathedral church of Rathdrum

First Line: One pleasant morning all things most charming

Themes:  Catholic Church

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 2900

Title: The emigrant's farewell

First Line: Farewell dear Erin I now must leave you

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

Harding B 19(59)

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Edition - Bod11425

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V728

Title: The exploits of Teddy Blink and Bandy Jack

First Line: On Sunday morning early we got on at different chapels

Tune: The British lion, or Mrs. Casey's hotel

Themes:  Church-goingPickpockets

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 956

Title: The spotted cow

First Line: One morning in the month of May

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1185

Title: The light horseman slain in the wars, or The lamenting maiden

First Line: Ye maidens, wives, and widows, too, give attention

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 11(1106)

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Edition - Bod13377

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12821

Title: An admired song called Bold Trainor O

First Line: I am a young damsel that lies here in bondage

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Catholic ChurchSeductionClergy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 566

Title: Answer to Ballindown brae

First Line: Young men and maidens I pray lend an ear

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 93

Title: The squire of Edinburgh town

First Line: There was a squire lived in Edinburgh town

2806 b.9(233)

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Harding B 19(27)

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