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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 - 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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Edition - Bod13160

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J Pitts, No. 14, Great St. Andrew Street Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 13379

Title: The sprig of shillelah

First Line: O love is the soul of a nate Irishman

Authors:  Code, Henry B.

Themes:  Irish

Harding B 17(298b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod13518

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: Printed at Such's Song Mart, 123, Union Street, Boro' S.E. and at 83, Upper White Cross-street, St. Luke's

Series Identifier: 58


1st Ballad

Title: The whale that swallowed the Irishman

First Line: If you have never heard a tale

Themes:  Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V633

Title: Pray Goody

First Line: Pray Goody please to moderate

Harding B 11(4100)

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Edition - Bod10246

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V7814

Title: I am an Irish boy from Dublin town I came

First Line: Ah, sure my darlings, ye'd be to know

Subjects:  Dublin (Ireland)

Themes:  Irish

Harding B 15(133a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod10603

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

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 871 is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V17309

Title: The Irishman

First Line: The savage loves his native shore

Themes:  Irish

2806 b.11(84)

Notes:  Slip.


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2806 b.11(155)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 16(115a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod15065

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V17310

Title: The Irishman. A new song

First Line: The turban'd Turk who scorns the world

Themes:  Irish

Harding B 16(114d)

Notes:  Harding B 16(114d) is torn at top edge; lacking first illustration. Slip


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Johnson Ballads 2583

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15108

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V1022

Title: Paddy M'Shane's seven ages

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

Authors:  Colman, George, 1762-1836

Themes:  Irish

Harding B 25(1447)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15259

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Evans, Printer, Long-lane, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V34046

Title: An Irishman's motto, or The devil may care

First Line: An Irishman's heart to give it its due

Themes:  Irish

Harding B 17(6b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15560

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Imprint: \"Poet's Box,\" 130, Gallowgate Street, Glasgow


Ballad - Roud Number: 13379

Title: The sprig of shillelah and shamrock so green

First Line: O, love is the soul of a neat Irishman

Tune: Black joke

Authors:  Code, Henry B.

Themes:  Irish

Harding B 17(299a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16826

Imprint Names:  Hoggett, T.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1816 and 1843

Imprint: T. Hoggett, Printer, Durham


Ballad - Roud Number: V2075

Title: A new song. Paddy's blunder all over

First Line: Down on the road near the bridge of Drumcauder

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Irish

Harding B 25(1449)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16828

Imprint Names:  Pollock, J.K.

Imprint Locations:  North Shields

Date  between 1815 and 1855

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(2480) for imprint.


Ballad - Roud Number: 918

Title: The monkey turn'd barber

First Line: A frolicksome spark in Dublin did dwell

Themes:  Irish

Harding B 25(1267)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod16886

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 13379

Title: A new song

First Line: Love is the soul of a sweat [sic] Irish man

Themes:  Irish

Harding B 25(1351)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17104

Imprint Names:  Besley

Imprint Locations:  Exeter

Imprint: Besley, Printer, Exeter


Ballad - Roud Number: 13379

Title: The sprig of shilelah and shamrock so green

First Line: Oh, love is the soul of a neat Irishman

Authors:  Code, Henry B.

Themes:  Irish

Harding B 25(1830)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17128

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Pitts, No. 14, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V32580

Title: The seventeenth of March

First Line: \"Erin go bragh!\" shall be ever our motto

Themes:  Irish

Harding B 25(1753)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17823

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: Irish blade

First Line: I am a brisk young Irish blade

Themes:  Irish

Harding B 25(911)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod19519

Imprint Names:  Lane and Walker

Imprint Locations:  Norwich

Imprint: Printed by Lane and Walker, St. Andrew's Norwich


Ballad - Roud Number: 13379

Title: The sprig of shillelah

First Line: O love is the soul of a neat Irishman

Authors:  Code, Henry B.

Themes:  Irish

Harding B 17(298a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21621

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V4344

Title: Men of Ireland

First Line: Men of Ireland, why thus languish?

Themes:  Irish

2806 c.15(208)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 26(428)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1216

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: H. Such Printer &c. 123 Union Street, Borough

Series Identifier: 1


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15029

Title: The new Irish emigrant

First Line: Farewell dear Erin, I'm going to leave you

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 872

Title: Dick Darling the cobbler

First Line: My name is Dick Darling the cobbler

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  IrishShoemakers

2806 b.10(81)

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Firth c.26(38)

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Harding B 11(2651)

Notes:  Harding B 11(2651) is torn along top edge.


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Harding B 11(2651A)

Edition - Bod17566

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V4039

Title: Darby Logan's journey to London

First Line: When I took my departure from Dublin's own town

Performers:  Clarke, Mr.

Performance Locations:  Theatre-Royal

Subjects:  Dublin (Ireland)

Themes:  Emigration - IrishIrish - England

Harding B 25(470)

Notes:  Slip


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