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Edition - Bod12188

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15031

Title: The Irish spree

First Line: A fortnight ago me, a pall, and Johnny Brallaghan

Themes:  Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V13634

Title: My son Mike

First Line: I have a son called Michael, and for short I call him Mike

Themes:  Irish - EnglandHorse-racing

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V8144

Title: Keep to the right

First Line: One day while walking through the streets, amidst the busy throng

Harding B 11(1979)

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Edition - Bod3911

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2900

Title: The emigrant's farewell

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

Notes:  6 stanzas. Appears also in 2806 b.9(242)

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3137

Title: A new song called the Dear and darling boy

First Line: When first unto this town I came

Notes:  Another issue appears in 2806 b.9(242)

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 3067

Title: Pat of Mullinger

First Line: They may talk of Flying Childers

Themes:  Horse-racing

Harding B 19(91)

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Edition - Bod15882

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin?

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Series Identifier: 24

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 264

Title: Young & single sailor

First Line: A fair maid walking in her garden

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1524

Title: The glorious victory of John Morrissy, of Templemore, Ireland, over the Yankee Buffalo boy, on Long Island, North America

First Line: You gallant sons of Granuale, I pray attend awhile

Themes:  Prizefighting

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1920

Title: The ploughboy's trip to the hiring fair

First Line: You farming lads of every degree

Themes:  Hiring fairs

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 1699

Title: The gallant female sailor

First Line: Good people give attention and listen to my song

Themes:  Women sailors

5th Ballad

Title: A new song on this days races

First Line: Attend ye sporting heroes and I wont detain you long

Themes:  Horse-racing

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V2195

Title: Ireland a nation again

First Line: I'm a son of Erin's shore its the land I do adore

Themes:  Irish

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 1088

Title: Jolly waggoner

First Line: When first I went a waggoning

Themes:  Carriers

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 962

Title: Pretty Susan, the pride of Kildare

First Line: When first from sea I landed, I had a roving mind

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V4260

Title: The old women's sayings in my grandmothers days

First Line: Draw near and give attention and you shall hear in rhyme

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V16550

Title: Melo-dramatic, serio-comic medley

First Line: Carry me back to old Virginia

Notes:  Consists of lines from several ballads and two short prose pieces

Harding B 40(15)

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