Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries



Filter your search:

Themes:
Irish wakes - 36
Sailors - 5
Cats - 3
Roving - 3
Rural society - 3

(show more)

Dates:
1750-1800 - 2
1800-1850 - 19
1850-1900 - 15
Subjects:
Dublin (Ireland) - 8
Ireland - 5
Garibaldi, Giuseppe, 1807-1882 - 3
Clonmel (Ireland) - 2
England - 1
Collections:
Bodleian Harding - 27
Bodleian Firth - 8
Bodleian Rare Books - 7
Bodleian John Johnson - 2
Authors:
Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824 - 3
Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814 - 3
Tannahill, Robert, 1774-1810 - 3
Burns, Robert, 1759-1796 - 2
Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844 - 1

(show more)

Performers:
Braham, John, 1774-1856 - 3
Sinclair, John, 1791-1857 - 3
Stephens, Catherine, 1794-1882 - 2
Vestris (Lucia Elizabeth Mathews), Madame, 1797-1856 - 2
Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814 - 1

(show more)

Printers/Publishers:
Such, H. - 5
[s.n.] - 5
Pearson, T. - 4
Harkness, J. - 3
Catnach, J. - 2

(show more)

Locations:
London - 13
Manchester - 8
[s.l.] - 5
Preston - 3
Birmingham - 2

(show more)

Search again:

Results:

Your current search: Theme: Irish

Current filters: Themes: Irish wakes(x)  
36 results found Page 1 of 2  Next>>

Edition - Bod4431

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: H. De Marsan, Dealer in Songs, Toy-books &c. No. 54 Chatham St. N.Y.

Notes:  Border: Ethiopian.


Ballad - Roud Number: V3370

Title: Jack Lannigan's wake

First Line: In the town of Mayo Jack Lannigan liv'd

Themes:  Irish wakes

Harding B 18(310)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod1250

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson and Son, (late Russell,) Printers, Moor Street, Birmingham

Notes:  Slip. 2806 c.18(234) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V2080

Title: Paddy's wake

First Line: Loud howl'd each Irish mourner

Tune: Bay of Biscay

Themes:  Irish wakes

2806 b.11(90)

Notes:  Slip.


Click image to view larger


Harding B 16(198b)

Notes:  Slip.


Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod216

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, Church-Street, Preston

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see 2806 c.15(259).


Ballad - Roud Number: V3455

Title: The wake of Teddy Roe

First Line: In Dublin, that city of riches and fame

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Irish wakes

2806 b.11(89)

Notes:  Slip.


Click image to view larger


Harding b 16(298d)

Notes:  Slip.


Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod3099

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer, Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: V2080

Title: Paddy's wake

First Line: Loud howl'd each Irish mourner

Tune: Bay of Biscay

Themes:  Irish wakes

Harding B 16(198c)

Notes:  Slip


Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod12877

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Manchester: T. Pearson, Printer and Publisher, 6, Chadderton Street, Oldham Road

Series Identifier: 49


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 6980

Title: The rogue Reilly

First Line: There's a boy that follows me every day

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2076

Title: Paddy's grave

First Line: O'er Paddy's grave the boys and girls all prest

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Irish wakes

2806 b.11(238)

Click image to view larger


2806 b.11(256)

Click image to view larger


Firth c.26(111)

Click image to view larger


Harding B 11(3306)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod13481

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts printer Wholesale Toy & Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew street 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V3455

Title: The wake of Teddy Roe

First Line: In Dublin, that city of riches and fame

Notes:  Verse and prose. Differs from Firth c.19(228) but the same setting of type has, in part, been used.

Subjects:  Dublin (Ireland)

Themes:  Irish wakes

Harding B 11(4016)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod10019

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts printer Wholesale Toy & Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew street


Ballad - Roud Number: V3455

Title: The wake of Teddy Roe

First Line: In Dublin, that city of riches and fame

Notes:  Verse and prose

Subjects:  Dublin (Ireland)

Themes:  Irish wakes

Firth c.19(228)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod10178

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: 413


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V14935

Title: Have you seen my missus

First Line: You've heard my children two

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2080

Title: Paddy's wake

First Line: Loud howled each Irish mourner

Themes:  Irish wakes

Firth c.20(193)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod15242

Imprint Names:  Marshall, J.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  between 1810 and 1831

Imprint: Marshall, Printer, Newcastle


Ballad - Roud Number: V7145

Title: The Irish wake; or, Tiptelary whack

First Line: Life's as like as can be to an Irish wake

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Performers:  Newton, Mr.

Performance Locations:  Theatre-Royal

Themes:  Irish wakes

Harding B 25(925)

Notes:  Slip


Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod16492

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Sold at No. 41, Long Lane


Ballad - Roud Number: V7145

Title: Irish wake

First Line: Life's as like as can be to an Irish wake

Attributation: Written and sung by Mr. Dibden

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Performers:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

References:

ESTC: T196238

Themes:  Irish wakes

Harding B 22(123)

Notes:  Slip


Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod19068

Imprint Names:  Watson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Imprint: Dublin: Sold by W. Watson and Son

Notes:  With a prose account from the Dublin Journal

Series Identifier: Cheap repository


Ballad - Roud Number: V10050

Title: The tragical history of the merry wake

First Line: Full in the heart of Dublin town

Themes:  Irish wakes

Harding B 7(25)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod20419

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1829

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, wholesale and retail, 10, Great St. Andrew-Street, Seven Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V7147

Title: The wake of Barney Brallaghan

First Line: Poor Barney Brallaghan died

Themes:  Irish wakes

Johnson Ballads 68


Click images to view larger


Edition - Bod22588

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson & Son, (late J. Russell,) Printers Moor-street, Birmingham

Notes:  Slip. 2806 b.11(90) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V2080

Title: Paddy's wake

First Line: Loud howl'd each Irish mourner

Tune: Bay of Biscay

Themes:  Irish wakes

2806 c.18(234)

Notes:  Slip.


Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod4186

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  2806 c.15(278) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 280


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13265

Title: Teddy the tiler

First Line: From Dublin town the other night

Themes:  Irish wakes

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 22234

Title: Jolly tar

First Line: You hearts of oak that mean to try

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 20(165)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod4913

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer & Publisher, 177, (late 123), Union Street, Boro'

Notes:  Harding B 11(1449) is another edition 2806 b.11(266) is another edition

Series Identifier: 435


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2094

Title: The hairy buck cat

First Line: My name it is Bill, I once kept a mill

Subjects:  Clonmel (Ireland)Garibaldi, Giuseppe, 1807-1882

Themes:  Cats

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3455

Title: The wake of Teddy Roe

First Line: In Dublin that city of riches and fame

Notes:  Verse and prose

Subjects:  Dublin (Ireland)

Themes:  Irish wakes

Harding B 11(1448)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod1211

Imprint Names:  Cadman, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  between 1850 and 1855

Imprint: J. Cadman, Printer, 152, Gt. Ancoats, St., Manchester, and Sold by H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter's Street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 307


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2076

Title: Paddy's grave

First Line: O'er Paddy's grave the boys & girls all prest

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Irish wakes

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 574

Title: Sucking pig

First Line: All you who love a bit of fun, come listen here awhile

Themes:  ClergyTithes

Firth c.26(20)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod1636

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, Church-Street, Preston

Series Identifier: 271


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3455

Title: The wake of Teddy Roe

First Line: In Dublin, that city of riches and fame

Notes:  Verse and prose

Subjects:  Dublin (Ireland)

Themes:  Irish wakes

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V418

Title: The dashing white sergeant

First Line: If I had a beau

Themes:  Women soldiers

2806 c.15(259)

Click image to view larger


Harding B 11(4014)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod5860

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1855 and 1861

Imprint: E. Hodges Printer, Wholesale Toy & Marble Warehouse, 26, Grafton Street, Soho, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13265

Title: The wake of Teddy the tiler!

First Line: From Dublin town the other night

Subjects:  Dublin (Ireland)

Themes:  Irish wakes

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V391

Title: Hearts of oak

First Line: Come cheer up, my lads, 'tis to glory we steer

Authors:  Garrick, David, 1717-1779

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 11(4018)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod5874

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 49


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13845

Title: Cheer, boy's, cheer

First Line: Cheer boys, cheer! no more of idle sorrow

Authors:  Mackay, Charles, 1814-1889

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Emigration

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V574

Title: Meeting of the waters

First Line: There is not in this wide world a valley so sweet

Subjects:  Ireland

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V2076

Title: Paddy's grave

First Line: O'er Paddy's grave the boys and girls all prest

Themes:  DrinkingIrish wakes

Harding B 11(584)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod215

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer, and Publisher, 177, Union- st., Boro'. S.E.

Notes:  Harding B 11(1448) is another edition Harding B 11(1449) is another edition

Series Identifier: 435


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2094

Title: The hairy buck cat

First Line: My name it is Bill, I once kept a mill

Subjects:  Garibaldi, Giuseppe, 1807-1882

Themes:  Cats

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3455

Title: The wake of Teddy Roe

First Line: In Dublin that city of riches and fame

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Irish wakes

2806 b.11(266)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod11519

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 686


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1009

Title: Finnigan's wake

First Line: Tim Finnigan lived in Sackville street

Themes:  Irish wakes

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V32888

Title: A country life for me

First Line: London is a merry place, and that I have no doubt

Themes:  Rural society

Harding B 11(1207)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod11733

Imprint Names:  Fordyce, W. and T.Whinham, J. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  NewcastleCarlisle

Date  c.1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by W. & T. Fordyce, Newcastle and Hull; to be had also of J. Whinham and Co., 66, Scotch-str., Carlisle

Series Identifier: 33


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13781

Title: Green hills of Tyrol

First Line: Green hills of Tyrol! again I see

Themes:  Tyrol, the

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13265

Title: Wake of Teddy the tiler

First Line: From Dublin town the other night

Themes:  Irish wakes

Harding B 11(1419)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod13140

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 22


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1785

Title: The sailor's return

First Line: Bleak was the morn when William left his Nancy

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13842

Title: The bridal ring

First Line: I dreamt last night of our earlier days

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3455

Title: The wake of Teddy Roe

First Line: In Dublin, that city of riches and fame

Notes:  Verse and prose

Subjects:  Dublin (Ireland)

Themes:  Irish wakes

Harding B 11(3388)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod13265

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  Harding B 11(3619) is another impression Harding B 11(3620A) is another impression

Series Identifier: 7


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1009

Title: Finnigan's wake

First Line: Tim Finnigan lived in Sackville street

Themes:  Irish wakes

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13939

Title: Do they think of me at home

First Line: Do they think of me at home? do they ever think of me

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 15024

Title: Jessie, the flower o' Dumbl[ane]

First Line: The sun sun [sic] has gane down o'er the lofty Benlomond

Authors:  Tannahill, Robert, 1774-1810

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 1115

Title: Spencer the rover

First Line: These words were composed by Spencer the rover

Themes:  Roving

Harding B 11(3620)

Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod13509

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 385


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3455

Title: Wake of Teddy Roe

First Line: In Dublin, that city of riches and fame

Themes:  Irish wakes

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20765

Title: Woman charming woman, O!

First Line: What's the chief of men's delight?

Themes:  Women

Harding B 11(4015)

Click image to view larger


36 results found Page 1 of 2  Next>>

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.

×