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Edition - Bod3872

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: John F. Nugent & Co., Printers, 35, New-Row, West, Dublin

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V24591

Title: A new song called I'm a janius

First Line: When I first saw light on a shiney night in a country town called Gorey

Notes:  Appears also in a sheet of twelve, but with a different cut; see Firth b.27(109/110)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V28191

Title: A poem on the Catholic cathedral church of Rathdrum

First Line: One pleasant morning all things most charming

Themes:  Catholic Church

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 2900

Title: The emigrant's farewell

First Line: Farewell dear Erin I now must leave you

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

Harding B 19(59)

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Edition - Bod23062

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Artists:  Kelly, W.

Notes:  The first illustration is signed: W. Kelly [?]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4215

Title: The glorious victory of seven Irishmen, over the kidnappers of New-York

First Line: All you that love the shamrock green attend both young and old

Themes:  Irish - U.S.A.

2nd Ballad

Title: An elegy, on the death of the much lamented very rev. D. W. Cahill, D. D

First Line: You sons and you daughters of Erin's blest nation

Tune: Exile of Erin

Notes:  A variation, with appropriate detail, of 2806 c.7(54) and 2806 c.7(61).

Subjects:  Cahill, Daniel William, 1796-1864

Themes:  Catholic Church

2806 b.9(248)

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Edition - Bod3919

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  See Firth b.25(587/588) for imprint

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3432

Title: Song on the Irish brigade

First Line: Hibernia's sweet harp from your slumber awaken

Authors:  O'Carroll, Thomas

Notes:  Appears also, but variant and with cuts, in Firth b.25(587/ 588) and 2806 b.9(284)

Themes:  American Civil War, 1861-1865 - Irish brigade

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4318

Title: Cardinal Wiseman's visit in Ireland

First Line: You Catholics on you I call attend to my narration

Authors:  Fitzpatrick, P.J.

Subjects:  Wiseman, Nicholas Patrick, 1802-1865

Themes:  Catholic Church

Harding B 19(116)

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