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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4350

Titles:
The queen's dream, or the wrongs of poor Ireland

First Lines:
Last week as queen Victoria lay sleeping on her bed

Themes:
Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1387

Titles:
Erin-go-bragh

First Lines:
Oh! I sing of sweet Erin, my country admiring

Subjects:
Ireland

Themes:
Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 2377

Titles:
Mc. Mahon's dream
M'Kenna's dream
MacKenna's dream

First Lines:
One lovely evening I did stray, through woodbine bowers I took my way
One night of late I chanced to stray, all in the pleasant month of May
One night of late I chanc'd to stray, all in the pleasant month of May
One ninht [sic] of late I chanced to stray
One night of late, I chanced to stray, all in the pleasant month of May
One night of late, I chanced to sray [sic] all in the pleasant month of May

Subjects:
Ireland
MacMahon, Marie Edme Patrice Maurice de, duc de Magenta, 1808-1893

Themes:
Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3521

Titles:
Sweet Erin

First Lines:
Oh, the land of sweet Erin's the land of delight

Themes:
Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V2062

Titles:
A much-admired new song called My own sweet native land!

First Lines:
My heart is far away to-night

Themes:
Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 2683

Titles:
Sons of Fingal
The sons of Fingal
Tara's old hall
The sons of Fingal; or, Tara's old hall

First Lines:
Oh Erin my country altho' thy harp slumbers
Oh! Erin my country although thy harp slumbers
Oh Erin, my country, although the harp slumbers
Oh, Erin, my country, altho' thy heart slumbers
Oh! Erin, my country, altho' thy harp slumb[ers]
Oh Erin, my country, although thy harp slumbers
Oh! Erin my country although thy arms slumbers
O Erin my country, altho' thy harp slumbers
Oh! Erin, my country, altho' thy harp slumbers
Oh, Erin, my country although thy arm slumbers

Subjects:
Ireland

Themes:
Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8776

Titles:
A brief touch of the Irish wars: from the siege of Londonderry to the surrender of Drogheda ... and many other strong forts and castles

First Lines:
The French and the Tories are all in distress

Themes:
Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7640

Titles:
The sporting boys of Paddy's land

First Lines:
It was on a summer's morning

Themes:
Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5153

Titles:
An Irish girl's opinion

First Lines:
An Irish girl & proud of it a word I'd like to say

Themes:
Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4095

Titles:
The deeds that Paddies done

First Lines:
Sure all the world knows Paddy's ways

Themes:
Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4325

Titles:
The Green Hills of Holy old Ireland

First Lines:
Oh, give me a rifle, and away I will go

Themes:
Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1386

Titles:
Erin go bragh!
O'Connell, and Erin go bragh
Erin go bragh

First Lines:
Green was the fields where my forefathers dwelt
As Hibernia one day o'er the nation
O, Erin, my country, although thy harp slumbers

Subjects:
O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847

Themes:
Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1241

Titles:
Black turf

First Lines:
Through Dublin sweet city I ranble [sic], my hearties
Through Dublin sweet city I ramble, my hearties
Throuh [sic] Dublin sweet city I ramble, my hearties
Through Dublin sweet city I ramble my hearty

Subjects:
Ireland

Themes:
Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4322

Titles:
Old Ireland ho!

First Lines:
Lo! the morning struggles into day

Themes:
Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 13278

Titles:
The little shamrock green
The dear little shamrock

First Lines:
Who dare run down old Ireland when Irishmen are near
Who dare run down old Ireland
There's a dear little plant that grows in our isle
There's a dear little plant that grows on our isle
Who dare run down old Ireland, when Irishmen are near

Subjects:
Ireland

Themes:
Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4316

Titles:
The shamrock

First Lines:
There's a sweet little spot away down by Cape Clear

Themes:
Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4326

Titles:
Ould Ireland you're my darlin'

First Lines:
Ould Ireland you're

Themes:
Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4355

Titles:
The wrongs of old Ireland

First Lines:
I'll sing you a song in a topical strain

Themes:
Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1356

Titles:
Erin's reproof, and charge to her sons

First Lines:
Oh, quit with your bother, I don't like soft sodder

Themes:
Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V10489

Titles:
The felon's return to his native land

First Lines:
Thrice hail lovely Erin, the land of my sire

Themes:
Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 8213

Titles:
Where the grass grows green

First Lines:
I'm Denny Blake from county Clare

Subjects:
Ireland

Themes:
Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9410

Titles:
The prayer for Ireland

First Lines:
Oh! God enthroned above in power

Themes:
Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 13134

Titles:
Long Barney

First Lines:
Did you ever hear tell of long Barney
Did you ever hear tell of long Barney!

Themes:
Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4319

Titles:
Boys of Ireland

First Lines:
Come Irishmen assemble

Themes:
Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1741

Titles:
Erin's isle. Take a stranger by the hand

First Lines:
Good evening friends, you don't know me

Themes:
Ireland

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