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Haly, Printer, Cork


2806 b.9(31) is a similar ballad with the name suitably changed.


Ballad - Roud Number: 4720

Title: O'Reilly from the Co. Kerry Or the Phoenix of Erin's green isle

First Line: When first I came to this country

Subjects:  Ireland


IconClass Codes:
41D221(TRICORN): Head-gear (with NAME)
33A12: Shaking hands, 'dextrarum junctio'
31A(+72): The (nude) human figure; 'Corpo humano' (Ripa) (+ two persons)
33A52: Hand on shoulder (friends)


Shelfmark: 2806 c.18(224)

Notes:  Slip.

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Shelfmark: Harding B 26(486)

Notes:  Slip.

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