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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 - 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 - 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 - 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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Edition - Bod12570

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

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

Series Identifier: 152


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1626

Title: Napoleon's farewell to Paris

First Line: Farewell, ye splendid citadel, metropolis, called Paris

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2290

Title: Green fields of America

First Line: Farewell to the land of shillelagh and shamrock

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

Harding B 11(2600)

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Edition - Bod13028

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

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

Series Identifier: 452


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V307

Title: Campbell's farewell

First Line: Farewell to old Ireland the, place of my nativity

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 8179

Title: Annie Laurie

First Line: Maxwelton braes are bonny

Authors:  Scott, Alicia Anne, Lady John, 1810-1900

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V2910

Title: Sweet Rose of Yarrow

First Line: The morning broke in blushes o'er me

Harding B 11(3717)

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Edition - Bod13339

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: W. Fortey, Printer, Mmouth [sic] Court Bloomsbury

Notes:  Harding B 11(3067) is another edition Harding B 11(3068) is another issue but with a different printer.


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

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

Harding B 11(3066)

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Edition - Bod10734

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

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

Notes:  2806 b.10(78) 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 marblc [sic] halls

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

Firth c.26(17)

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Edition - Bod8041

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 267

Title: Young Riley

First Line: As I was walking through the county of Cavan

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2806 b.11(55)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(316a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod19749

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1538

Title: Dream of Napoleon

First Line: One night sad and languid I went to my bed

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13855

Title: Answer to the Irish emigrant

First Line: I'm coming back to you, Mary, Australia's shores I find

Subjects:  IrelandAustralia

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

Firth b.26(206)

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Edition - Bod20708

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Notes:  Part of a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 11(3717).


Ballad - Roud Number: V307

Title: Campbell's farewell

First Line: Farewell to old Ireland the, place of my nativity

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2806 b.10(59)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod22653

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer and Publisher, 177 Union Street, Boro'

Notes:  Harding B 11(3102) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 345


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2558

Title: Pat must emigrate

First Line: Farewell to poor old Erin's isle

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1040

Title: Down by the green bushes

First Line: Early one morning in the month of May

2806 b.10(80)

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Harding B 11(3101)

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Edition - Bod23132

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

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

Series Identifier: 220


1st Ballad

Title: Sheil's departure from Erin

First Line: Farewell, farewell, my native shore

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15664

Title: Toll the bell for Lilla Dale

First Line: My Lilla, dear, is sleeping

2806 b.10(53)

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Edition - Bod23372

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:  2806 c.11(216) is another edition Harding B 11(3069) is another impression.


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

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

Harding B 11(3070)

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Edition - Bod1080

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: Henry Disley, Printer, 57 High street, St. Giles, London W.C.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2661

Title: Irish emigrant

First Line: I'm sitting on a stile, Mary

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

Notes:  6 stanzas

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13623

Title: The white squall

First Line: The sea was bright and the bark rode well

Authors:  Johns, R.

Themes:  Shipwreck

Firth b.25(157)

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Edition - Bod1953

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer, 18, Great St. Andrew Street, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13858

Title: Kathleen mavourneen

First Line: Kathleen mavourneen, the grey dawn is breaking

Authors:  Crawford, F. Marion, 1854-1909

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2459

Title: Molly Bawn

First Line: Oh Molly Bawn, why leave me pining

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 2553

Title: Isle of beauty

First Line: Shades of evening close not o'er [us]

Themes:  Emigration

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V2889

Title: Love lies asleep in the rose

First Line: The lady-bird skims o'er the wood

Harding B 11(1969)

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Johnson Ballads 662

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Johnson Ballads 663

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Edition - Bod5678

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1855 and 1861

Imprint: E. [H]odges Printer Wholesale and Toy Warehouse 26n [sic] Graftou [sic] Street Soho London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5381

Title: Dont be teasing Polly

First Line: Twas on a summer day

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4121

Title: You would not leave your Norah

First Line: You would not leave your Norah

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 3023

Title: Suit of green

First Line: Come all you pretty fair maid [sic] & listen to my melody

Themes:  Soldiers

Firth c.14(134)

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Edition - Bod6814

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

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

Series Identifier: 510


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4387

Title: A maiden's wants

First Line: Oh, here I am a blooming maid, who long has single tarried

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 17820

Title: My heart's with my Norah

First Line: My heart's with my Norah for she is my treasure

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

Firth c.26(60)

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Edition - Bod2119

Imprint Names:  [Ryle and Paul]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1859

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15029

Title: The new Irish emigrant

First Line: Faeee eh [sic] dear Erin, I'm going to le[ave] yo[u]

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V169

Title: The banners of blue

First Line: Strike up, strike up, strike up

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1864

Title: The cuckoo

First Line: Now the sun is in the west

Themes:  Cuckoo, the

Harding B 11(2652)

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Edition - Bod3357

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer, (from the late I Pitts',) Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 31, [Dudley] Street, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2661

Title: The Irish emigrant

First Line: I'm sitting on the stile Mary

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

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V30587

Title: A Jew's a man for a' that!

First Line: That all are friends to me it's plain

Themes:  Jews

Harding B 20(74)

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Edition - Bod11258

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale toy and marble warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew-street, Seven-dials


1st 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

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3157

Title: Mr. Walker the twopenny postman

First Line: Very near the West end, tho' I must not tell where

Themes:  AdulteryPostmen

Harding B 11(1105)

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Edition - Bod11757

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed & Published, by H. Such, 177, Union Street, Boro' S.E.

Notes:  2806 b.11(10) is another issue

Series Identifier: 449


1st Ballad

Title: It may be so some day

First Line: Some say that dreams contrary go, I really think so too

Tune: No Irish need apply

Subjects:  PolandIrelandU.S.A.Garibaldi, Giuseppe, 1807-1882

Themes:  WarRailways

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 9059

Title: Norah M'Shane

First Line: I've left Ballymornach a long way behind me

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

Harding B 11(1814)

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Edition - Bod11883

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: Hodges, from Pitts, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 31, Dudley Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12738

Title: I should dearly like to marry

First Line: I should dearly like to marry

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4355

Title: Exile of Erin

First Line: There came to the beech [sic] a poor exile of Erin

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Notes:  5 stanzas

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

Harding B 11(1655)

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