Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries



Search again:

Results:

Your current search: Theme: Irish

Current filters: Themes: Fighting(x)  
4 results found Page 1 of 1

Edition - Bod552

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew-street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1707

Title: The dandy bonnet

First Line: Ye pretty maidens lend an ear

Themes:  Fashions

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2101

Title: Billy O'Rooke's the boy sir

First Line: I greased my broughs and cut my stick

Themes:  FightingMigrant labor - Irish

Harding B 11(784)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod5602

Imprint Names:  Ross, JohnStewart

Imprint Locations:  NewcastleCarlisle

Date  between 1847 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Ross, Arcade, Newcastle-upon-Tyne; and may be had of Stewart, Botchergate, Carlisle

Series Identifier: 65


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3276

Title: The darlin' old stick

First Line: My name is bold Morgan McCarthy, from Trim

Themes:  IrishDrinkingFightingCourts and lawAfghan warCrime - 19th century

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 571

Title: The new comic song of Lather em, shave em

First Line: It was in this town not far from this spot

Themes:  Irish - EnglandBarbers

Firth b.26(197)

Click image to view larger


Harding B 11(798)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod11690

Imprint Names:  Wright, J.

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh

Imprint: Printed and Sold by James Wright, 192 Pleasance, Edinburgh


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V31261

Title: Good news

First Line: If good news you choose, attention pay and don't refuse

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  ShopkeepersAdvertising

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3276

Title: Darling old stick

First Line: My name is bold Morgan McCarthy, from Trim

Themes:  IrishFightingCourts and lawAfghan War

Harding B 11(1370)

Click image to view larger


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)

Click image to view larger


Harding B 11(1074)

Click image to view larger


4 results found Page 1 of 1

Cookie Policy

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that can be written and read by websites and stored by the browser on your computer, tablet or smartphone. They do a number of things including allowing access to some types of content and functionality to users, and collecting anonymous user information so that site owners can monitor the performance of their sites. They are a kind of "memory" for a website that can help it respond appropriately to users and user behaviour.

Cookies on this website

This website stores cookies to remember the style (colours/fonts) preference and the ones used in Google Analytics. This anonymously tracks individual visitor behaviour on the website so that we can see how the site is being used. We only use this information for monitoring and improving our website and content for the benefit of our users (you).

More information about controlling these cookies can be found at The Bodleian Libraries and Cookies page.

You can opt out of Google Analytics cookies completely (from all websites) by visiting Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on (BETA).

If you wish to have a deeper understanding about the cookies that Google uses check Cookies & Google Analytics page.

×