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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1990

Titles:
A song. The true hearts of Scotland

First Lines:
Arouse! Scotland, rouse! Hark the war trumpet is sounding

Themes:
Scotland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7896

Titles:
Bonny brave Scotland

First Lines:
Where is the land which Scotland surpasses

Subjects:
Scotland

Themes:
Scotland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 13215

Titles:
Native Highland home
My Highland home
My native Highland home
Highland home
Highland Home

First Lines:
My Highland Home where tempest blow
My highland home where tempest blow
My highland home where tempests blow
My Highland home, where tempest blows
My Highland home, where tempests blow
My Highland home where tempest blaws
My Highland home where tempest blow
My Highland home where tempests blow
My Highland home where tempests blows [sic]
My Highland home, where tempest blow

Subjects:
Scotland

Themes:
Scotland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5325

Titles:
Donald the pride of Dumblain
Donald, the pride of Dumblain

First Lines:
O fair rose the morning the sun in mild splendor
O fair rose the morning! the sun in mild splendour
O fair rose the morning, the sun in mild splendor

Themes:
Scotland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 5878

Titles:
My heart's in the Highlands
My hearts in the Highlands
My heart's in the highlands

First Lines:
My heart's in the Highlands, my heart is not here
My heart's in the highlands, my heart is not here

Subjects:
Scotland

Themes:
Scotland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7785

Titles:
Bonnie Scotland I adore thee
Bonnie Scotland, I adore thee
Bonnie Scotland

First Lines:
Bonnie Scotland I adore thee
Bonnie Scotland, I adore thee
Bonnie Scotland! I adore thee

Subjects:
Scotland

Themes:
Scotland

Edition - Bod1494

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Armstrong, Printer, Banastre-street, L


Ballad - Roud Number: 13215

Title: My native Highland home

First Line: My Highland home, where tempests blow

Themes:  Scotland

2806 c.17(292)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(291)


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Edition - Bod2947

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: 13215

Title: Native Highland home

First Line: My Highland home where tempests blow

Themes:  Scotland

Harding B 15(215a)

Notes:  The illustration and the text are separately printed items. Slip


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Edition - Bod2948

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: Fortey, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

Notes:  The text is part of a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 11(3761). Slip. Part of a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 11(3761)


Ballad - Roud Number: 13215

Title: My Highland home

First Line: My Highland home, where tempest blow

Themes:  Scotland

Harding B 15(211b)

Notes:  The illustration and the text are separately printed items. The illustration and the text are separately printed items. Slip.


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Edition - Bod3204

Imprint Names:  Carse, W.

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  c.1825

Imprint: W. Carse, Printer

Notes:  The caption of the illustration reads: Amen.


Ballad - Roud Number: 13215

Title: Highland home

First Line: My Highland home, where tempest blows

Themes:  Scotland

Harding B 17(128a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3948

Imprint Names:  Moore, J.

Imprint Locations:  Belfast

Date  between 1846 and 1852

Imprint: Moore, Printer, Castle-court


Ballad - Roud Number: V446

Title: Draw the sword, Scotland

First Line: Draw the sword, Scotland, Scotland, Scotland!

Themes:  Scotland

Harding B 26(151)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11779

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(2081) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 111


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1665

Title: Here's a health bonny Scotland to thee

First Line: Here's a health fair Scotland to the land of the brave

Themes:  Scotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4263

Title: The happy days of yore

First Line: My heart is gladly beating

Notes:  Harding B 15(125b) is another edition of this ballad alone.

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13861

Title: Last rose of summer

First Line: 'Tis the last rose of summer left blooming alone

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

Harding B 11(2080)

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Edition - Bod11989

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Catnach, Printer, 2, & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(248) is another issue Harding B 11(248) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13808

Title: Bessy, the sailor's bride

First Line: Poor Bessy was a sailor's bride

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 5878

Title: My heart's in the Highlands

First Line: My heart's in the Highlands, my heart is not here

Themes:  Scotland

Harding B 11(249)

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Edition - Bod14032

Imprint Names:  Watts

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Imprint: Watts, Printer, Lane-end


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3549

Title: The death of Nelson

First Line: O'er Nelson's tomb, with silent grief oppress'd

Authors:  Arnold, Samuel James, 1774-1852

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 5878

Title: My hearts in the Highlands

First Line: My heart's in the Highlands, my heart is not here

Tune: Croch Allan

Themes:  Scotland

Harding B 11(837)

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Edition - Bod9621

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed & Published, by H. Such, 177, Union Street, Boro' S.E.

Notes:  Harding B 11(2080) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 111


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1665

Title: Heres a health bonny Scotland

First Line: Here's a health to fair Scotland, the land of the brave

Themes:  Scotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4263

Title: The happy days of yore

First Line: My heart is gladly beating

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13861

Title: The last rose of summer

First Line: 'Tis the last rose of summer, left blooming alone

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

Harding B 11(2081)

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Edition - Bod15432

Imprint Names:  Wheeler, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1827 and 1847

Imprint: Wheeler, Printer Whittle Street Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: 13215

Title: My native Highland home

First Line: My highland home where tempest blow

Themes:  Scotland

Harding B 17(207a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod19854

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Printed by J. Evans, Long-lane, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V5325

Title: Donald, the pride of Dumblain

First Line: O fair rose the morning, the sun in mild splendor

Themes:  Scotland

Firth b.25(197)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20869

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V17620

Title: Irish courtship, or Go along out of that

First Line: On the other Sunday evening, as most of people do

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7785

Title: Bonnie Scotland, I adore thee

First Line: Bonnie Scotland! I adore thee

Notes:  2806 c.14(40) is another issue but the first ballad is different 2806 c.14(44) is another issue but the first ballad is different 2806 c.14(63) is another issue but the first ballad is different 2806 c.14(100) is another issue but the first ballad is different

Themes:  Scotland

2806 c.13(6)

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Edition - Bod21535

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V1990

Title: A song. The true hearts of Scotland

First Line: Arouse! Scotland, rouse! Hark the war trumpet is sounding

Authors:  Grant, Thomas

Themes:  Scotland

2806 c.14(155)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21573

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 40


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7635

Title: Paddy Murphy from Ballenascreen

First Line: I'm a broken-hearted girl that's been sadly betrayed

Authors:  Wilson, John

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7785

Title: Bonnie Scotland I adore thee

First Line: Bonnie Scotland! I adore thee

Notes:  2806 c.13(6) is another issue but the first ballad is different 2806 c.14(40) is another issue but the first ballad is different 2806 c.14(44) is another issue but the first ballad is different 2806 c.14(100) is another issue but the first ballad is different

Themes:  Scotland

2806 c.14(63)

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Edition - Bod22258

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 604


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3046

Title: The red hair'd man's wife

First Line: Oh, muses divine, combine and lend me your aid

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V33099

Title: The dunn cow

First Line: Not far from here, just in Yorkshire

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V7785

Title: Bonnie Scotland I adore thee

First Line: Bonnie Scotland, I adore thee

Themes:  Scotland

2806 c.16(206)

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Harding B 11(3243)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 939

Titles:
Duddy breeks
Robin Thompson's smiddy
Robin Tamson
Duddy breeks, or Robin Thompson's smiddy
Duddy breeks; or, Robbin Thompson's smiddy

First Lines:
My mither ment my auld breeks
My mither mend't my auld breeks

Subjects:
Scotland

Themes:
Scotland
Blacksmiths

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1665

Titles:
Heres a health bonny Scotland
Here's a health bonny Scotland, to thee
Here's a health bonny Scotland to thee
Here's a health bonnie Scotland, to thee

First Lines:
Here's a health to fair Scotland, the land of the brave
Come, fill me a goblet of sparkling wine
Here's a health fair Scotland to the land of the brave

Subjects:
Scotland

Themes:
Drinking
Scotland

Edition - Bod6540

Imprint Names:  Moore, J.

Imprint Locations:  Belfast

Date  between 1846 and 1852

Imprint: Moore, Printer, Castle court, Belfast


Ballad - Roud Number: 939

Title: Robin Thompson's smiddy

First Line: My mither mend't my auld breeks

Themes:  ScotlandBlacksmiths

Firth b.25(573)

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Edition - Bod11927

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Catnach, Printer, 2, & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(249) is another issue Harding B 11(249) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13808

Title: Bessy, the sailor's bride

First Line: Poor Bessy was a sailor's bride

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 5878

Title: My heart's in the Highlands

First Line: My heart's in the Highlands, my heart is not here

Themes:  Scotland

Harding B 11(248)

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