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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1022

Titles:
Paddy M'Shane's seven ages
Paddy Mac Shane's Seven ages

First Lines:
If my own botheration don't alter my plan

Themes:
Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V11196

Titles:
The soldier's last sigh

First Lines:
The trumpet may summon the soldier away

Themes:
Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13842

Titles:
Sing, sweet harp

First Lines:
Sing, sweet harp, oh sing to me

Themes:
Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4344

Titles:
Men of Ireland

First Lines:
Men of Ireland, why thus languish?

Themes:
Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8480

Titles:
Mr. Barney O'Bother

First Lines:
When first I was married to Katty O'Connor

Themes:
Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5192

Titles:
That raking, ranting, Reilly
Raking, ranting Reilly

First Lines:
There's a boy that follows me ev'ry day
There's a boy that follows me every day

Themes:
Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 13379

Titles:
The sprig of shillelah and shamrock so green
Sprig of shillelah and shamrock so green
The sprig of shilelah and shamrock so green

First Lines:
Oh, love is the soul of a neat Irishman
Och! love is the soul of a neat Irishman
O, love is the soul of a neat Irishman

Themes:
Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V2195

Titles:
Ireland a nation again

First Lines:
I'm a son of Erin's shore its the land I do adore

Themes:
Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7616

Titles:
Paddy in love

First Lines:
Arrah Paddy's my name and a comelier lad

Themes:
Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7631

Titles:
Paddy from Cork, with his coat buttoned behind

First Lines:
Dublin's a duck of a city

Subjects:
Ireland

Themes:
Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V598

Titles:
The sons of Hibernia

First Lines:
Brave sons of Hibernia, your shamrocks display

Themes:
Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8731

Titles:
Mother, he's going away

First Lines:
\"Sure now what are you crying for, Nelly?\"

Themes:
Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3131

Titles:
Oh! blame not the bard

First Lines:
Oh, blame not the bard, if he fly to the bowers
Oh! blame not the bard, if he fly to the bowers

Themes:
Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 661

Titles:
Peggy Bann
Peggy Band

First Lines:
As I went ov'r the Highland hills
As I went o'er the highland hills
As I walked out one morning
As I wandered in the Highlands
As I walked o'er the highland hills
As I walk'd o'er the Highland-hills
As I went o'er the Highland hills, to a farmer's house I came

Subjects:
Scotland
Ireland

Themes:
Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8739

Titles:
My mother is a true born Irishman

First Lines:
'Tis I that bears an illegent name
'Tis I that baires an illigant name

Themes:
Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7615

Titles:
Paddy in love

First Lines:
Il'ave been in love with a damsel hard by

Themes:
Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7909

Titles:
The broth av a boy
Broth of a boy

First Lines:
I am one that bears an illigant name
Oh! I've got an elegant name

Themes:
Irish

Edition - Bod4420

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: H. De Marsan, Publisher, 54 Chatham Street, N.Y.

Notes:  Border: Military cupid.


Ballad - Roud Number: V17309

Title: The Irishman

First Line: The savage loves his native shore

Themes:  Irish

Harding B 18(294)

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Edition - Bod959

Imprint Names:  Hoggett, T.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1816 and 1843

Imprint: Hoggett, Printer, Market Place, Durham


Ballad - Roud Number: 918

Title: A new song, called The monkey shaving the Irishman

First Line: A buxum [sic] young spark in Dublin did dwell

Themes:  Irish

Harding B 25(1266)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod2140

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer & Publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro'. S.E.

Series Identifier: 323


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1137

Title: No Irish need apply

First Line: Sure I was out the other night on such a wild goose chase

Themes:  Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V738

Title: Katty avourneen

First Line: 'Twas a cold winter's night and the tempest was snarling

Harding B 11(2714)

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Edition - Bod3655

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by Jennings, No. 13, Water-lane, Fleet- street, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V7615

Title: Paddy in love

First Line: Il'ave been in love with a damsel hard by

Themes:  Irish

Harding B 25(1446)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3764

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1829

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, wholesale and retail, 10, Great St Andrew- Street, Seven Dials, London

Notes:  Harding B 17(297b) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V3946

Title: The sprightly Irishman

First Line: I am a weaver by my trade

Themes:  Irish

2806 b.11(81)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod12463

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1541

Title: The water-cress girl

First Line: While strolling out one evening by a running stream

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V30204

Title: Johnny Doyle

First Line: Now perhaps you don't know who I am

Themes:  Irish

Harding B 11(4047)

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Edition - Bod12499

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer Wholesale Toy & Marble Warehouse 6, Great st. Andrew street 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V22948

Title: My grandmother's rout

First Line: My grandmother gave a great rout

Themes:  Irish

Harding B 11(2548)

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Harding B 25(771)

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Johnson Ballads 921

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Edition - Bod12848

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrews Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 937 is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V2075

Title: Paddy's blunder all over

First Line: It was down in the road near the bridge of Drumcodra

Themes:  Irish

Harding B 11(2926)

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