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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1362

Title: The lamentation of Patrick Power, who was hanged at Wexford for the murder of his father

First Line: You foolish wicked young men who have been led astray

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryExecutions - 19th century


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6055

Title: O'Connell and the Irish tinkers in London

First Line: You boys of the shamrock give air [sic] to my dity [sic]

Subjects:  O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
42D23: Departure from the paternal home
42B9: Child (young man, young woman) leaving his (her) parents

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
48C7322: Harp



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