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Edition - Bod13876

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Harding B 11(2749) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3846

Title: Oh! George, tell them to stop

First Line: Of course you have heard of the great fancy fair

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Fairs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V29847

Title: You done it although you are old

First Line: One night in the street I chanced for to meet

Themes:  Paternity

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V15216

Title: Sullivan's wedding

First Line: Shure I've only just come from the doctors

Themes:  DrinkingIrish

Johnson Ballads 2717

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Edition - Bod14104

Imprint Names:  Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  18--

Imprint: Printed by J. Livsey, 12, Whittle-street, Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4885

Title: Dolly Dixon

First Line: I'm Robin the ploughboy fro Saddleworth come

Themes:  Fairs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V22720

Title: Navvy on the line

First Line: I am a navy [sic] bo[l]d, that has tramp'd the country round, sir

Themes:  Migrant labor - Irish

Harding B 11(926)

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Edition - Bod2673

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Preston

Series Identifier: 85


1st Ballad

Title: A new song on the Preston Guild 1842

First Line: You lads and lasses far and near

Subjects:  Preston (England)

Themes:  FairsEntertainments1842

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13858

Title: Kathleen mavourneen

First Line: Kathleen mavourneen

Authors:  Crawford, F. Marion, 1854-1909

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

Harding B 12(226)

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Edition - Bod20448

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1855 and 1861

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 26 Grafton Street, Soho, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15517

Title: Granawail

First Line: [Come] all you Irish hero's that's craving for liberty

Themes:  Home Rule - IrelandIrish rebellion, 1798

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16286

Title: Harvest home

First Line: Come all you merry, merry lads and lasses

Themes:  FairsRural society

Johnson Ballads 507A

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Edition - Bod21042

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin?

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Series Identifier: 2


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1606

Title: Coming home from the wake

First Line: Young Nelly the milkmaid, so buxom and gay

Themes:  FairsRural societyEntertainments

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4894

Title: The Kerry eagle

First Line: You sons of Hibernia now listen a while to my song

Subjects:  O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1396

Title: The North star

First Line: You landsmen all, on you I call, and gallant seamen too

Themes:  Shipwreck

4th Ballad

Title: Emmet's farewell to his love

First Line: Farewell love, farewell love, I am now going to leave thee

Subjects:  Emmet, Robert, 1778-1803

Themes:  Politics and government - Ireland, 19th centuryIrish rebellion, 1803

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V2040

Title: My native land so green

First Line: I'm a true-born Irishman, I came from Paddy's land

Subjects:  Ireland

6th Ballad

Title: A new song on home rule

First Line: You sons and you daughters of Erin's green isle

Themes:  Home Rule - Ireland

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V4967

Title: Meeting of Tara

First Line: On the 15th day of August in the year of 43

Themes:  Home Rule - Ireland

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V150

Title: Allen's grave

First Line: Oh, hapless Erin, cast a thought

Themes:  Ireland

Harding B 40(3)

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