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Edition - Bod5309

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad

Title: The insurgent chief before the battle

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

Tune: March to the battle field

Themes:  Irish rebellion, 1798

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3023

Title: A much-admired new song called The suit of green

First Line: Come all you pretty fair maids and listen to my melody

Themes:  Fenians

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V34586

Title: The wandering piper

First Line: Through foreign lands midst heat and cold

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V14936

Title: Have you seen my sister

First Line: Now my worthy friends have you any pity

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V30192

Title: The wife with high connexions

First Line: Although the honey moon is passed

Johnson Ballads fol. 363

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Edition - Bod18500

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin?

Date  between 1850 and 1899

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4936

Title: A new song called The Connaught ranger

First Line: You lovers all, both great and small, to list with good intention

Subjects:  Maguire, John Francis, 1815-1872

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: 4457

Title: Gree[nmount sm]iling Anne

First Line: In summer time when flowers fine

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 23101

Title: If I had a thousand a year

First Line: Oh, if I had a thousand a year, Gaffer Green

Themes:  Money

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V8317

Title: Irish witches

First Line: In vain I attempt to describe

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 22630

Title: Englishman Irishman, and Scotchman

First Line: An Englishman, an Irishman

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V3177

Title: Isabella, the barber's daughter

First Line: When you hear my ditty you will pity

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V2034

Title: The exile's [return]

First Line: Sons of the old green [isle]

Themes:  Fenians

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V5015

Title: The wedding above in Glencree

First Line: Since the real good old times of the great king O'Toole

Harding B 40(20)

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Edition - Bod21009

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Ballad - Roud Number: V17641

Title: A new song on the releasement of the political prisoners

First Line: Now you Irishmen who long to see your exil'd brothers free

Themes:  FeniansIrish exiles

2806 b.9(28)

Notes:  Slip

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Edition - Bod15647

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer & Publisher, 177, Union Street, Borough. S.E.

Series Identifier: 636

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V880

Title: Burke's farewell

First Line: Farewell to the land of my birth and adoption

Themes:  Home Rule - IrelandFenians

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2287

Title: Shamrock shore

First Line: In a musing mind with me combine

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2806 b.10(123)

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Harding B 11(494)

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Edition - Bod7813

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin?

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Series Identifier: 13

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V10577

Title: The rakes of Mallow

First Line: Beauing, belling dancing, drinking

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8385

Title: Peggy O'Rafferty

First Line: Oh, could I fly like the green-coated fairy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V27835

Title: Dreadful shipwreck loss of over one hundred lives

First Line: Of a terrible shipwreck we are told, the Columbus was her name

Themes:  Shipwreck

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V6055

Title: O'Connell and the Irish tinkers in London

First Line: You sons of the shamrock give air to my ditty

Subjects:  O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V4231

Title: The game of cards

First Line: You true sons of Erin draw near me

Notes:  Appears also in a sheet of three; see 2806 b.9(231)

Themes:  Fenians

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V1362

Title: The lamentation of Patrick Power, who was hanged at Wexford for the murder of his father

First Line: You foolish wicked young men who have been led astray

Notes:  Lacks the final three stanzas. For complete versions, but with different cuts, see 2806 b.9(250) and 2806 b.11(26)

Themes:  Murder

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V5574

Title: Mother's far away

First Line: One cold winter's night my dear mother died

Themes:  Orphans

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 3027

Title: A new song called The black horse

First Line: Come all you airy bachelors, a warning take by me

Notes:  Lacks the final stanza. For a complete version see 2806 b.9(231)

Themes:  Soldiers

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 2287

Title: The shamrock shore

First Line: You muses nine, with me combine

Themes:  Ireland

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V30841

Title: Maiden, why so sad & lonely

First Line: Maiden, why so sad and lonely?

Notes:  One stanza only. For a complete version see 2806 b.11(168)

11th 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:  Emigration - Irish

Harding B 40(11)

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