Broadside Ballads Online

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Printed and Sold Wholesale and Retail by J.O. Bebbington, 22, Goulden-st., Oldham-rd., Manchester


Firth c.26(128) is another impression Firth c.26(128) is another impression

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1629

Title: The poor Irish stranger

First Line: O pity the fate of a poor Irish stranger

Themes:  Irish exiles

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V769

Title: Paddy the piper

First Line: When I was a boy in my father's mud edifice

Subjects:  Ireland


IconClass Codes:
43A2(+6): Private festivities, merry company (+ eating and drinking ~ festive activities)
41C71: Alcoholic drinks
46A17: Working class, labourers
41C714: Beer, ale


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(3081)

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