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Edition - Bod13960

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

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

Series Identifier: 83


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1030

Title: The Croppy boy

First Line: It was early in the spring

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 267

Title: Young Riley

First Line: As I was walking through the county of Cavan

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Harding B 11(746)

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Edition - Bod1271

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer & Publisher, 177, Union-st., Boro

Series Identifier: 596


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2696

Title: The Blackwater side

First Line: As I roved out one evening fair down by a shady grove

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 9260

Title: Bonny blue jacket

First Line: As early one morning I chanced for to roam

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

2806 b.11(265)

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Firth b.26(283)

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Edition - Bod7193

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer, 18 Great St. Andrew Street 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V230

Title: The better land

First Line: I hear the [sic] speak of a better land

Authors:  Hemans, Felicia Dorothea Browne, 1793-1835

Themes:  Heaven

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1825

Title: The rover's return

First Line: My love was a rover, on roving bent

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Firth b.26(32)

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Edition - Bod10393

Imprint Names:  Forth, J.

Imprint Locations:  Pocklington

Imprint: J. Forth, Printer, Pocklington

Series Identifier: 71


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 142

Title: Nancy the bailiff's daughter

First Line: I am a youth, a well-beloved youth

Subjects:  Islington (England)

Themes:  Social statusLovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 6125

Title: Rory O'More

First Line: Young Rory O'More courted Kathleen Bawn

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

Subjects:  Ireland

Firth c.21(25)

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Harding B 11(2596)

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Edition - Bod11483

Imprint Names:  Jones

Imprint Locations:  Sheffield

Imprint: Jones, Printer [...] St. Sheffield


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 265

Title: Fair Phoebe, and her dark-eyed sailor

First Line: It's of a comely young lady fair

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4796

Title: The hat my father wore

First Line: I'm Paddy Miles an Irish boy

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

Harding B 11(1119)

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Edition - Bod9806

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1910

Title: The servant boy

First Line: You lovers all both great and small, attend unto my theme

Subjects:  IrelandPhiladelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  FarmersSocial statusEmigration

2nd Ballad

Title: I wandered by the sea shore. Parody on the \"Brook-side\"

First Line: I wander'd by the sea shore

Themes:  Lovers reunited

Firth c.18(207)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Edition - Bod7126

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer and Publisher, 123, Union Street, Boro' S.E.

Series Identifier: 191


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 24245

Title: The cottage maid

First Line: One morning in my rambles, as I walked by the sea shore

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856Lovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1555

Title: Dear Irish boy

First Line: My Connor, his cheeks they are as ruddy as morning

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 950

Title: Banks of the Nile

First Line: Hark! I hear the drums a beating, no longer can I stay

Subjects:  IrelandEgypt

Themes:  Soldiers, Irish

Firth b.26(269)

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Firth c.13(189)

Notes:  Firth c.13(189); Imperfect: lacking the third ballad.


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Harding B 11(157)

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Edition - Bod9533

Imprint Names:  Hoggett, T.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1816 and 1843

Imprint: T. Hoggett, Printer, Durham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V33009

Title: A new song, called, Jamie and Nancy

First Line: Did you ever hear of two lovers

Themes:  Lovers reunitedPress-gangsTransvestism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8580

Title: Lary's return to Erin

First Line: I am a poor weaver that's out of employ

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Irish - EnglandUnemployment

Harding B 11(1851)

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