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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9696

Titles:
The twig of the Shannon

First Lines:
On the beautiful banks of the Shannon

Subjects:
Ireland

Themes:
Shillelagh

Edition - Bod12273

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High-street, St. Giles, London. W.C.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9696

Title: The twig of the Shannon

First Line: On the beautiful banks of the Shannon

Themes:  Shillelagh

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1219

Title: The suit of corduroy

First Line: Most folks when they grow up, at times they do peruse

Harding B 11(3916)

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Edition - Bod20959

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1864

Imprint: the Poet's Box ... Saturday Morning, February 27, 1864.


Ballad - Roud Number: V9696

Title: The twig of the Shannon

First Line: On the beautiful banks of the Shannon

Themes:  Shillelagh

2806 b.10(195)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod20716

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer, 177, Union-street, Borough.

Series Identifier: 393


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1695

Title: Captain Colston

First Line: You landsmen all, on you I call, you heroes stout and brave

Subjects:  IrelandNew York (N.Y.)Liverpool (England)

Themes:  Emigration - IrishPiracy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9696

Title: The twig of the Shannon

First Line: On the beautiful banks of the Shannon

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Shillelagh

2806 b.10(58)

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Firth c.26(74)

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Harding B 11(535)

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