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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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - Bod20479

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


Ballad - Roud Number: 13379

Title: Sprig of shillelah

First Line: Oh! love is the soul of a nate Irishman

Themes:  Irish

Johnson Ballads 60

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20671

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V4930

Title: The Irish may apply

First Line: In the papers you have read, have you noticed what they said?

Tune: The captain with the whiskers

Themes:  Irish

2806 b.10(201)

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 - Bod1378

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

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

Notes:  Firth c.26(17) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 252


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4121

Title: You would not leave your Norah

First Line: You would not leave your Norah

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7671

Title: The good-bye at the door

First Line: Of all the memories of the past

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13866

Title: Marble halls

First Line: I dreamt that I dwelt in marble halls

Authors:  Bunn, A. (Alfred), 1796-1860

2806 b.10(78)

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Edition - Bod5452

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: V282

Title: The bold Irishman

First Line: I am a bold Irishman just come to town

Themes:  Irish - England

2806 b.11(165)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth b.34(36)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(237)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5651

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer & Publisher, 177, Union-street, Borough. S.E., and sold at 83, White-cross-street, St. Luke's

Series Identifier: 269


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2676

Title: The sailor's grave

First Line: Our bark was far, far from the land

Themes:  Shipwreck

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 6980

Title: That raking, ranting, Reilly

First Line: There's a boy that follows me every day

Themes:  Irish

Firth c.12(340)

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Harding B 11(3382)

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Edition - Bod5679

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union- st., Borough, S.E.

Series Identifier: 143


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 418

Title: Garden gate

First Line: The day was spent, the moon shone bright

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2185

Title: The Inniskillen dragoon

First Line: A beautiful damsel of fame and renown

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

Firth c.14(180)

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Harding B 11(1293)

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Johnson Ballads 1169

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Edition - Bod5815

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3

Title: I sowed the seeds of love

First Line: I sowed the seeds of love it was all in the spring

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1629

Title: The Irish stranger

First Line: O pity the fate of a poor wretched stranger

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Irish exiles

Harding B 11(1657)

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Edition - Bod5818

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Rle [sic] and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2661

Title: The Irish emigrant

First Line: I'm sitting on a stile Mary

Authors:  Dufferin and Clandeboye, Helen Selina Sheridan, Baroness, 1807-1867

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15607

Title: There's a good time coming boys

First Line: There's a good time coming boys

Authors:  Mackay, Charles, 1814-1889

Harding B 11(1773)

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Edition - Bod34

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, No. 31, Dudley Street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V2817

Title: The mother who lost her child

First Line: One day as I was going by

Themes:  Irish - England

Johnson Ballads 558

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Edition - Bod228

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: J. Pitts, Printer & Toy Warehouse 6, Great St. Andrew Street Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 7978

Title: The maid of Erin's isle

First Line: The sun had sunk down in the west

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16136

Title: I love her, how I love her

First Line: I love her, how I love her

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13246

Title: How, when, and where

First Line: Oh, tell me when and tell me where

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V11099

Title: Such a nice young gal

First Line: Blow on ye winds & crack your cheek

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 1611

Title: Young Susan had lovers

First Line: Young Susan had lovers so many that she

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 4817

Title: The steam arm

First Line: O, wonders sure will never cease

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V22423

Title: The raal ould Irish gintleman

First Line: I'll sing you a dacent song that was made by a paddy's pate

Themes:  Irish

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 1259

Title: The gipsey king

First Line: 'Tis I'm the gipsey king

Themes:  Gipsies

Johnson Ballads fol. 146

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Edition - Bod574

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V7334

Title: The American sailor

First Line: As I walk'd out one May morning I met a fair maid by the way

Subjects:  Belfast (Ireland)U.S.A.

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

Harding B 25(44)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod6092

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

Notes:  Harding B 25(697) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: The frolicksome Irishman

First Line: About nine months ago I was digging the land

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

Harding B 17(101b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 25(696)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod2356

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, (from Pitt's,) wholesele [sic] toy and marble warehouse, 31 Dudley st. 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V26624

Title: Spalpeen faunach

First Line: Rise up you lazy Munster boys, no longer stand spectators

Notes:  The title is that of the popular song, <IAn spailpi_1n fa_1nac_:> - The itinerant labourer

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15029

Title: New Irish emigrant

First Line: Farewll [sic] dear Erin I'm going to leave you

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

Firth b.27(106)

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Harding B 11(3609)

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Edition - Bod3237

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Printer, & Publisher, 177, Union Street, Borough. S.E.

Notes:  Harding B 11(3069) and Harding B 11(3070) are two impressions of another edition.

Series Identifier: 145


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 6458

Title: Poor crazy Jane

First Line: Why fair maid in every feature

Authors:  Lewis, Matthew Gregory, 1775-1818

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4355

Title: The exile of Erin

First Line: There came to the beach a poor exile of Erin

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Notes:  5 stanzas

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2806 b.11(216)

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