Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries



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Imprint Locations:

Date
    between 1850 and 1899

Series Identifier:

21



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1st Ballad

Title: [None]

First Line: There was a man named O'Sullivan lived


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2672

Title: The poor little sweep

First Line: On a cold winters morning as the snow was falling

Themes:  Chimney-sweeps


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 2101

Title: Billy O'Rorke

First Line: I greased my brogues and cut my stick

Themes:  Migrant labor - Irish


4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1597

Title: A new song on 18s. a-week

First Line: A man and his wife in --- street, on Sunday morning last

Themes:  Money


5th Ballad

Title: [The] evicted farmer's farewell

First Line: Farewel, Farewell, my native shore

Themes:  Eviction


6th Ballad - Roud Number: V13222

Title: The maid of Sliev-namon

First Line: Alone, all alone, by the wave-washed strand


7th Ballad - Roud Number: V3385

Title: The Irish girls my darling

First Line: Florence M'Carthy's dead and gone

Themes:  Girls


8th Ballad - Roud Number: V32990

Title: Mary Melvin

First Line: Draw near you true lovers and pay attention


9th Ballad - Roud Number: V847

Title: The loss of one hero on the plains of Waterl[oo]

First Line: Come all you lovers that are true and co[nstant]

Themes:  Waterloo, battle of, 1815


10th Ballad

Title: A new song on unconquered Tipperary

First Line: Unconquered Tipperary the pride of Erin's isle

Subjects:  Tipperary (Ireland)


Printings:

Shelfmark: Harding B 40(13)


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