Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries



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Imprint Locations:

Date
    between 1850 and 1899

Series Identifier:

28



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1st Ballad - Roud Number: 6530

Title: The star of Slane

First Line: You brilliant muses, who ne'er refuses


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V29469

Title: The beautiful Balbriggan maid

First Line: All you that felt Cupid's sharp arrow


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V4316

Title: The shamrock

First Line: There's a sweet little spot away down by Cape Clear

Themes:  Ireland


4th Ballad - Roud Number: V15019

Title: The land of the West

First Line: Oh come to the West, love -- oh come there with me


5th Ballad - Roud Number: 2614

Title: Rest warrior rest

First Line: He comes from the wars, from the red field of fight

Themes:  Soldiers


6th Ballad - Roud Number: V21112

Title: The Blarney

First Line: Oh! did you ne'er hear of the Blarney'


7th Ballad - Roud Number: V17228

Title: Welcome me home

First Line: Gaily the troubadour touched his guitar

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839


8th Ballad - Roud Number: V33251

Title: The beauty of Skreen

First Line: Attend to my tale each young lover


9th Ballad - Roud Number: V29409

Title: Lucy Lynch of Lurgan green

First Line: Draw near each loyal lover


10th Ballad - Roud Number: V1212

Title: The night before La[rry] was stretched

First Line: The night before Larry was stretched

Themes:  Executions


11th Ballad - Roud Number: 9520

Title: The jacket green

First Line: When I was a maiden fair and young

Themes:  Fenians


12th Ballad - Roud Number: 539

Title: The servant man

First Line: 'Twas of a damsel both fair and handsome


Printings:

Shelfmark: Harding B 40(18)


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