Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

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Date
    between 1850 and 1899

Notes:

See Firth b.25(587/588)



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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3432

Title: Song on the Irish brigade

First Line: Hibernia's sweet harp from your slumber awaken

Authors:  O'Carroll, Thomas

Notes:  Appears also, but variant, in Firth b.25(587/588) and Harding B 19(116)

Themes:  American Civil War, 1861-1865 - Irish brigade


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1363

Title: The lamentation of Patrick Kilkenny who is sentenced to die on the 20th of July, for the murder of his sweetheart, Margaret Forquhar

First Line: In grief and anguish I now bewail

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryExecutions - 19th century


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44A1(+2)(GREAT BRITAIN): Coat of arms (as symbol of the state, etc.) (+ nation; national)
46A122(HANOVER)1: Armorial bearing, heraldry (with NAME of family) - coat of arms

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
43A3723: Equilibrist



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