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Edition - Bod13234

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 57


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 22376

Title: Slave chase

First Line: Set ev'ry stitch of canvas to woo the fresh'ning wind

Themes:  Slavery

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: 1281

Title: The brave old oak

First Line: A song to the oak, the brave old oak

Authors:  Chorley, Henry Fothergill, 1808-1872

Themes:  English history

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 13901

Title: The star of Glengary

First Line: The red moon is up on the moss-covered mountain

Subjects:  Scotland

Harding B 11(3541)

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Johnson Ballads 1668

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Johnson d.1773(p. 157a)

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Edition - Bod981

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: W. Birmingham, 92, Thomas-street


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1045

Title: The river Roe

First Line: As I went out one evening, all in the month of June

Notes:  Appears also but with a different illustration in Harding B 19(55a). Harding B 19(71b) is another issue with no illustration.

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2637

Title: The robber outwitted

First Line: Come listen awhile and a story I will [te]ll

Notes:  Appears also, slightly variant, in Harding B 19(55a)

Themes:  Highwaymen

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V7930

Title: Colleen dhas crutha na mho

First Line: It was on a fine summer's morning

Notes:  The same setting of type as 2806 c.15(127) and as in Harding B 19(69a) but with a different cut

4th Ballad

Title: The emirants [sic] fareweell [sic]

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

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V29797

Title: A new song called the Wife's lamentation

First Line: Now girls before you get married

Themes:  Domestic relationsMarriage - women

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 1281

Title: The brave old oak

First Line: A soog [sic] to the oak the brave old oak

Authors:  Chorley, Henry Fothergill, 1808-1872

Themes:  English history

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