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Edition - Bod7126

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer and Publisher, 123, Union Street, Boro' S.E.

Series Identifier: 191


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 24245

Title: The cottage maid

First Line: One morning in my rambles, as I walked by the sea shore

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856Lovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1555

Title: Dear Irish boy

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

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 950

Title: Banks of the Nile

First Line: Hark! I hear the drums a beating, no longer can I stay

Subjects:  IrelandEgypt

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

Firth b.26(269)

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Firth c.13(189)

Notes:  Firth c.13(189); Imperfect: lacking the third ballad.


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Harding B 11(157)

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Edition - Bod7830

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin?

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Series Identifier: 17


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4355

Title: The wrongs of old Ireland

First Line: I'll sing you a song in a topical strain

Themes:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4419

Title: Pat's parody on nothing more

First Line: Last night while sitting on a dyke

Themes:  Irish exiles

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1629

Title: The fate of the poor Irish stranger

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

Themes:  Irish exiles

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V27432

Title: The poor old soldier

First Line: 'Twas on a summers eve all labour was o'er

Notes:  Except for essential changes, including the omission of one stanza, the setting of type is the same as The poor old sailor,' Harding B 40(10)

Themes:  Soldiers

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 24282

Title: The Irish soldier

First Line: As I roved out one evening in the spring time of the year

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 2376

Title: Billy Byrne of Ballymanus

First Line: Come all you loyal heroes, pay attention to my song

Themes:  Irish rebellion, 1798

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V30183

Title: Ireland is fated, but yet not to die

First Line: Although Erin its glories has oft times been told

Authors:  Hanley, P.

Subjects:  Ireland

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V3730

Title: The moon dimm'd her beams

First Line: The moon dimmed her beams in a feathery cloud

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V12868

Title: Irish providence

First Line: My darling says Pat, to his spouse on his lap

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V9410

Title: The prayer for Ireland

First Line: Oh! God enthroned above in power

Themes:  Ireland

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V3715

Title: Paddy M'Gee's honey moon

First Line: My boys this night you've heard from me

Themes:  Marriage

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V5329

Title: Donald M Cree

First Line: Long have I sighed for thee, Donald M Cree

Harding B 40(12)

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Edition - Bod7055

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, Monmouth Court 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V5349

Title: Pat Mc. Carthy

First Line: Good people all both great and small

Themes:  MilitaryCrimean War, 1853-1856Soldiers, Irish

Firth b.26(238)

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Edition - Bod18119

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V4370

Title: Welcome home our brave brigade!

First Line: Great Britain boast [sic] of liberty withid [sic] her great dominion

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856Irish brigade

Harding B 26(668)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod22280

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1538

Title: Napoleon

First Line: One night sad and languid I lay on my bed

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 520

Title: The Kerry recruit

First Line: About four years ago I was digging the land

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V20337

Title: Patt M'Carthy in the Crimea

First Line: Good people all both great and small

Notes:  Appears also in Harding B 19(81)

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

2806 b.9(240)

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Edition - Bod23362

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: W. Birmingham, 92, Thomas-street, Dublin


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1673

Title: A new song on the courage of France

First Line: When the drum beats to arms

Subjects:  France

Themes:  War

2nd Ballad

Title: The insurgent chief before the battle

First Line: Forth, forth to the field of the foray

Themes:  Irish rebellion, 1798

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V22279

Title: The Club of '82

First Line: Oh, did you hear of the gallant band

Themes:  Irish rebellion, 1798

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V15103

Title: Donnelly and Oiver [Oliver]

First Line: Ye muses I beg you will lend me your aid

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Prizefighting

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V9839

Title: I am a young man that's most highly respectable

First Line: I am a young man

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V17365

Title: A new hunting song for '54

First Line: Come all you gallant huntsmen that loves to the game

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Firth b.25(9/10)

Notes:  Stamped: Bodleian Library, 18 March 1907

Edition - Bod9059

Imprint Names:  King, T.Green, G.

Imprint Locations:  BirminghamLondon

Date  c.1845

Imprint: [Print]ed by T. King, Birmingham, and sold by G. Green, at his Music Stall, near the Turnpike, City Road, and at Featherstone-street, City [R]oad


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7302

Title: England's queen to England's heroes

First Line: Tell those poor noble wounded men who bravely fought and bled

Attributation: By J.H. Bowack. Music by J. Harroway

Authors:  Bowack, J.H.Harroway, J. (John), 1810-1857

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4531

Title: The prize baby show

First Line: Since the Great Crystal show first began

Themes:  Infants

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V20560

Title: Molly dear, the row is over

First Line: Molly dear, the row is over

Themes:  IrishFightingPolice

Firth c.14(75)

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Harding B 11(1074)

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Edition - Bod15332

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Pearson, Printer, 6, Chadderton-street, off Oldham-rd. Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12725

Title: Laid up in port

First Line: Tho' I'm laid up in port I'm not outward bound

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20081

Title: Whigs on the green

First Line: Come round jolly mortals, come round to the roast

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856Soldiers, Irish

3rd Ballad

Title: The girls of Angel meadow

First Line: You may talk about your sweet hearts

Tune: Water cresses

Themes:  Street tradersWorking class

2806 c.16(165)

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Harding B 11(4148)

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Edition - Bod1041

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Nugent & co., Printers, 35, New-row, Dublin

Series Identifier: 7


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6489

Title: The execution of Bernard Cangley, at the front of Cavan gaol, on the 4th of April, for the barbarous and inhuman murder of Peter Reilly, on the 22nd of January last

First Line: You tender-hearted Christians I pray you will draw near

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryExecutions - 19th century

2nd 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, in 2806 b.9(284) and Harding B 19(116)

Subjects:  Ireland

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

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V408

Title: A new song on the late fight between Heenan and King

First Line: You sporting gallant Irishmen come listen to my song

Themes:  Prizefighting

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V408

Title: A new song on Heenan and King

First Line: You sportsmen of Ireland, come list to my song

Themes:  Prizefighting

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 12873

Title: The young soldier's letter to his mother

First Line: As I roved out through Irish town one eveniug [sic] last July

Tune: The river Roe

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V4291

Title: The dark maid of the island

First Line: Sweet were the songs of the breeze and the fountain

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 2560

Title: Song called the Bouchleen dhoun

First Line: You muses, why absent from me?

Themes:  Soldiers

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V3050

Title: The wonders of the illuminations!

First Line: Good people all I pray have patience

Subjects:  Dublin (Ireland)

Themes:  Dublin illuminations for the wedding of the prince of Wales1863

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: A song -- The lily of the west

First Line: When first I came to Ireland some pleasure for to find

Subjects:  Ireland

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 1010

Title: Doran's ass

First Line: One Paddy Doyle lived near Killarney

Subjects:  Ireland

11th Ballad - Roud Number: 2949

Title: The seducer outwitted!

First Line: There was a young gentleman in this country did dwell

Notes:  Appears also, but with different illustrations, in Harding B 19(77a) and at Firth c.18(53)

Themes:  SeductionTransvestism

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