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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 - Bod1207

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson Printer 6 Chadderton Street Off Oldham Road Manchester

Notes:  2806 c.16(130) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5928

Title: The tripe supper

First Line: Well my friends you all must agree

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 9059

Title: Norah M'Shane

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

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

Firth c.26(16)

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Edition - Bod5763

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: J.O. Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester, and sold by John Beaumont, 176, York-st., and H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter's-street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 301


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V16375

Title: The magic mouth

First Line: The flying \"Cork leg\" has been the theme

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 571

Title: Love of God shave

First Line: It was in this town, not far from this spot

Themes:  IrishBarbers

Firth c.26(49)

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Edition - Bod5905

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, 6, Chadderton-st., Off Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 274


Ballad - Roud Number: 2661

Title: The Irish emigrant

First Line: I'm sitting on a style [sic], Mary

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

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

Harding B 15(139a)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 1900

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 1901

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod2225

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail by J.O. Bebbington, 22, Goulden-st., Oldham-rd., Manchester

Notes:  Firth c.26(128) is another impression Firth c.26(128) is another impression

Series Identifier: 8


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1629

Title: The poor Irish stranger

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

Themes:  Irish exiles

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V769

Title: Paddy the piper

First Line: When I was a boy in my father's mud edifice

Subjects:  Ireland

Harding B 11(3081)

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Edition - Bod3099

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer, Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: V2080

Title: Paddy's wake

First Line: Loud howl'd each Irish mourner

Tune: Bay of Biscay

Themes:  Irish wakes

Harding B 16(198c)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod12877

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Manchester: T. Pearson, Printer and Publisher, 6, Chadderton Street, Oldham Road

Series Identifier: 49


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 6980

Title: The rogue Reilly

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2076

Title: Paddy's grave

First Line: O'er Paddy's grave the boys and girls all prest

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Irish wakes

2806 b.11(238)

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2806 b.11(256)

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Firth c.26(111)

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Harding B 11(3306)

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Edition - Bod13792

Imprint Names:  Shelmerdine, W. and J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1800 and 1849

Imprint: Shelmerdines, printers


Ballad - Roud Number: V13088

Title: Irishman's ramble to London

First Line: Once on my rambes [sic] I chanc'd to walk

Themes:  Irish - England

Harding B 25(921)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod7291

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Imprint: Swindells, Printer


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V945

Title: Nine cheers for the girls we love

First Line: Bright are the beams of the morning sky

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13383

Title: Larry O'Gaff

First Line: Near a bog, in sweet Ireland, I'm told, sure, that born I was

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Irish - England

Firth b.26(417)

Notes:  Cropped top edge; upper parts of illustrations missing


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Edition - Bod10325

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, Printer, 6 Chadderton St Oldham Rd., Manchester

Series Identifier: 36


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13773

Title: I'm one of the olden time or \"Fifty years ago\"

First Line: Oh! I was born some years ago

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3826

Title: Terence's farewell

First Line: So my Kathleen you're going to leave me

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

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13392

Title: The harp that once through Tara's hall

First Line: The harp that once through Tara's halls

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

Subjects:  Ireland

Firth c.26(121)

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Firth c.26(160)

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Edition - Bod14623

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, Printer & Stationer, Chadderton Street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 548


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V181

Title: Goodbye Biddy dear

First Line: Here I am an Irish boy

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V12155

Title: All that glitters is not gold

First Line: In this world of care and trouble

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 11315

Title: Maid of Athens

First Line: Maid of Athens ere we part

Authors:  Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

2806 b.10(77)

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Firth c.26(281)

Notes:  Firth c.26(281); Imperfect: imprint erased.


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Edition - Bod14942

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail by John O. Bebbington, 22 Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: V12535

Title: Westport town

First Line: Farewell to old Ireland, it is my native ground

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

Harding B 15(364a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15720

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindell Printer, Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: 4355

Title: Exile of Erin

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

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

Harding B 17(86a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16015

Imprint Names:  Swindells, A.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: V8803

Title: Shamrack shore

First Line: Come all you fair maidens draw nigh

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

2806 c.17(382)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(73).


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Edition - Bod21845

Imprint Names:  Cadman, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  between 1850 and 1855

Imprint: J. Cadman, Printer, 152, Great Ancoats St., Manchester, & Sold by H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter's St., Leeds

Series Identifier: 46


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2661

Title: Irish emigrant

First Line: I'm sitting on the style [sic], Mary

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

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V740

Title: Katty darling

First Line: The flowers are blooming, Katty darling

2806 c.16(140)

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Harding B 11(1774)

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Edition - Bod22174

Imprint Names:  Shelmerdine, W. and J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1800 and 1849

Imprint: W. & J. Shelmerdine, printers, Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4196

Title: The tobacco pipe

First Line: Hence the face of moping sorrow

Themes:  Smoking

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7616

Title: Paddy in love

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

Themes:  Irish

Harding B 28(13)

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Edition - Bod23075

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, Printer, Chadderton Street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 209


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2558

Title: Poor Pat must emigrate

First Line: Farewell to poor old Erin's isle, I must leave you for a while

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4121

Title: Leave your Norah

First Line: You would not leave your Norah

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 24928

Title: Bay of Biscay

First Line: Loud roar'd the dreadful thunder

Authors:  Cherry, A. (Andrew), 1762-1812

Themes:  Shipwreck

2806 b.10(79)

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Edition - Bod6866

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold by John O. Bebbington, 22 Goulden St, Oldham Road, Manchester; also by J. Beaumont 176, York Street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 107


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12882

Title: Cot where I was born

First Line: I've roamed beneath a foreign sky

Themes:  Emigration

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13784

Title: Happy land

First Line: Happy land! whate'er my fate in life may be

Themes:  Emigration

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1627

Title: Erin go bragh

First Line: My name's Duncan Cambell, from the shire of Argyle

Themes:  Emigration - IrishIrish - Scotland

Firth c.26(15)

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Edition - Bod4194

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed & Sold Wholesale & Retail by John O. Bebbington, 22, Goulden Street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Notes:  Firth c.26(168) is another impression.

Series Identifier: 57


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7936

Title: Cushlamachree

First Line: Dear Erin how sweetly thy green bosom rises

Themes:  Ireland

2nd 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

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1555

Title: Dear Irish boy

First Line: My Connor his cheeks they are ruddy as morning

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 13788

Title: Little Nell

First Line: They told him gently she was dead

Notes:  Based on an episode in Charles Dickens, The old curiosity shop.

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V6714

Title: Hope tells a flattering tale

First Line: Hope tells a flatt'ring tale

Harding B 11(2269)

Notes:  Torn at top left corner.


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Edition - Bod1211

Imprint Names:  Cadman, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  between 1850 and 1855

Imprint: J. Cadman, Printer, 152, Gt. Ancoats, St., Manchester, and Sold by H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter's Street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 307


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2076

Title: Paddy's grave

First Line: O'er Paddy's grave the boys & girls all prest

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Irish wakes

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 574

Title: Sucking pig

First Line: All you who love a bit of fun, come listen here awhile

Themes:  ClergyTithes

Firth c.26(20)

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Edition - Bod1235

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail by [John O. Bebbingt]on, 22 Goulde]n-street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 26


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 5163

Title: John Mitchell's address

First Line: I am a bold true Irishman, John Mitchell is my name

Themes:  Transported convict

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2900

Title: The emigrant's farewell

First Line: Farewell dear Erin, I now must leave you

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2806 c.16(129)

Notes:  Imprint defaced. See Firth c.26(2)


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Firth c.26(143)

Notes:  Imprint defaced. See Firth c.26(2)


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Harding B 11(1908)

Notes:  Imprint defaced. See Firth c.26(2)


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Edition - Bod5874

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 49


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13845

Title: Cheer, boy's, cheer

First Line: Cheer boys, cheer! no more of idle sorrow

Authors:  Mackay, Charles, 1814-1889

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Emigration

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V574

Title: Meeting of the waters

First Line: There is not in this wide world a valley so sweet

Subjects:  Ireland

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V2076

Title: Paddy's grave

First Line: O'er Paddy's grave the boys and girls all prest

Themes:  DrinkingIrish wakes

Harding B 11(584)

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Edition - Bod5893

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: J.O. Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden Street, Oldham Road, Manchester; [...] J. Beaumont, 176, York Street, Leeds

Notes:  Firth c.26(40) is another impression with a different imprint Firth c.26(40) is another impression with a different imprint

Series Identifier: 322


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1010

Title: Doran's ass

First Line: One Paddy Doyle liv'd near Killarney

Themes:  IrishDrunkenness

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13827

Title: Tired soldier

First Line: The tired soldier, bold and brave

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 11(946)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Edition - Bod13265

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  Harding B 11(3619) is another impression Harding B 11(3620A) is another impression

Series Identifier: 7


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1009

Title: Finnigan's wake

First Line: Tim Finnigan lived in Sackville street

Themes:  Irish wakes

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13939

Title: Do they think of me at home

First Line: Do they think of me at home? do they ever think of me

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 15024

Title: Jessie, the flower o' Dumbl[ane]

First Line: The sun sun [sic] has gane down o'er the lofty Benlomond

Authors:  Tannahill, Robert, 1774-1810

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 1115

Title: Spencer the rover

First Line: These words were composed by Spencer the rover

Themes:  Roving

Harding B 11(3620)

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Edition - Bod13771

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and Sold by John O. Bebbington, 22, Goulden-st, Oldham Road Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1695

Title: Captain Colston

First Line: You landsmen all, on you I call, you heroes stout & brave

Subjects:  IrelandNew York (N.Y.)Liverpool (England)

Themes:  Emigration - IrishPiracy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2024

Title: Pirate of the Isles

First Line: Oh, I command a sturdy band

Themes:  Piracy

Harding B 11(534)

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