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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8283

Titles:
A new song sympathising with the Fenian exiles

First Lines:
My Irish frlends [sic] aome [sic] rally round

Themes:
Fenians

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8269

Titles:
The glorious meeting of Dublin held in Cabra

First Lines:
All you that loves old Ireland I hope you will atend [sic]

Themes:
Fenians

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6381

Titles:
Where is the Scotchman that don't love the thistle

First Lines:
Scotland can boast

Subjects:
Mitchel, John, 1815-1875
Burke, Thomas Henry, 1829-1882
O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847

Themes:
Fenians

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 3023

Titles:
The suit of green

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

Themes:
Fenians

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8282

Titles:
The Fenian men

First Lines:
See who come over the red-blossomed heather!

Themes:
Fenians

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3150

Titles:
Darling Mr. Carey, we love you! A song on the informer Mr. Carey

First Lines:
There's a gentleman in Dublin

Subjects:
Carey, James, 1845-1883

Themes:
Fenians

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8284

Titles:
The escape of Stephens, the Fenian chief. New version of Shan Van Vocht

First Lines:
Perhaps you'd like to know

Themes:
Fenians

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6507

Titles:
Lamentation for the four unfortunate men at Manchester

First Lines:
You all may remember the eighteenth of September

Themes:
Fenians

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3254

Titles:
The Irish volunteers of 1860

First Lines:
You true sons of Erin draw near me the truth unto you I'll declare

Themes:
Fenians

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V2034

Titles:
The exile's [return]
A new song called The exile's return!
A new song call'd The exiles return

First Lines:
Sons of the green old isle
Sons of the old green [isle]

Themes:
Fenians

Edition - Bod4318

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: H. De Marsan, Publisher, 60 Chatham str. New-York

Notes:  Border: Comic heads.


Ballad - Roud Number: V8284

Title: The escape of Stephens, the Fenian chief. New version of Shan Van Vocht

First Line: Perhaps you'd like to know

Themes:  Fenians

Harding B 18(151)

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Harding B 18(618)

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Edition - Bod4327

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: H. De Marsan, Publisher, 60 Chatham Street, New-York

Notes:  Border: Horned imp.


Ballad - Roud Number: V8282

Title: The Fenian men

First Line: See who come over the red-blossomed heather!

Themes:  Fenians

Harding B 18(168)

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Harding B 18(626)

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Edition - Bod4366

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: H. De Marsan, Publisher ... No. 60 Chatham Street, N.Y.

Notes:  Border: Ship (variant). With additional scenes of firemen and soldiers on parade.


Ballad - Roud Number: V417

Title: The green above the red

First Line: I am an Irish hero, that the English ne'er can frighten

Tune: There's whiskey in the jar

Attributation: Composed and sung by Wm. H. Lindsey

Authors:  Lindsey, William H.

Performers:  Lindsey, William H.

Themes:  Fenians

Harding B 18(219)

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Edition - Bod1739

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Ballad - Roud Number: 9520

Title: The boys with their jackets green

First Line: When I was a maiden fair and young

Themes:  Fenians

2806 c.8(37)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1741

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Ballad - Roud Number: V2034

Title: A new song called The exile's return!

First Line: Sons of the green old isle

Tune: The Cruiskeen lawn

Themes:  Fenians

2806 c.8(39)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod6617

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  2806 b.10(125) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2040

Title: My native land so green

First Line: I am a true born Irishman I come from Paddy's land

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6502

Title: A lament for the Manchester convicts

First Line: In the county gaol at Salford

Themes:  Fenians

Firth c.26(142)

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Edition - Bod6956

Imprint Names:  Haly

Imprint Locations:  Cork

Date  18--

Imprint: Haly, Printer, 59 South Main St., Cork

Notes:  2806 c.8(87) is another impression.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4231

Title: The game of cards

First Line: You true sons of Erin draw near me

Themes:  Fenians

Johnson Ballads 3062

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod3784

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  See Peter Carnell (1979): F13 for imprint.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3023

Title: Suit of green

First Line: Come all you pretty fair maids

Themes:  Fenians

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2185

Title: The Enniskillen dragoon

First Line: A beautiful damsel of fame and renoun

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1817

Title: A new song called The Wexford lovers

First Line: You tender maidens I pray draw near

2806 b.9(226)

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Harding B 19(103)

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Edition - Bod3857

Imprint Names:  Haly

Imprint Locations:  Cork

Date  18--

Imprint: Haly, Printer, 59, South Main st., Cork

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 3062 is another impression.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4231

Title: The game of cards

First Line: You true sons of Erin draw near me

Themes:  Fenians

2806 c.8(87)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod3920

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  Appears also in a sheet of two ballads; see 2806 b.9(277) for imprint.


Ballad - Roud Number: 3023

Title: The suit of green

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

Themes:  Fenians

Harding B 19(120a)

Notes:  Slip.

Edition - Bod3952

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P Brereton 1 Lr Exchange St Dublin


Ballad - Roud Number: V4231

Title: The game of cards

First Line: You true sons of Erin draw near me

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Fenians

2806 b.9(35)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 26(203)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 2119b

Notes:  Slip

Johnson Ballads 2177b

Notes:  Slip

Edition - Bod12952

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [c.1883]

Ballad - Roud Number: V30320

Title: A new song on the arrests of Messrs Davitt, Daly and Killen

First Line: All Irishmen have heard, of our brothers who have cared

Themes:  Fenians

Harding B 26(18)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8561

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P Brereton Printer 1 Lr Exchange St Dublin


Ballad - Roud Number: V8269

Title: The glorious meeting of Dublin held in Cabra

First Line: All you that loves old Ireland I hope you will atend [sic]

Themes:  Fenians

Harding B 26(219)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14509

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1868]

Imprint: W.S. Fortey, Printer, Monmouth Ct., London, W.C.

Notes:  With a prose account.


Ballad - Roud Number: V31908

Title: Sentence of death on Michael Barrett for the Clerkenwell explosion

First Line: Throughout the kingdom, among high and low

Subjects:  London (England)Barrett, Michael

Themes:  Fenians

Harding B 14(175)

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Edition - Bod14518

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1867]

Imprint: Disley, Printer, 57, High Street, St. Giles, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V6507

Title: Lamentation for the four unfortunate men at Manchester

First Line: You all may remember the eighteenth of September

Themes:  Fenians

Harding B 14(185)

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