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Bunch of rushes, and A sprig of shillelah, and shamrock so green

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Date

1810-1814

Place of Publication

Boston.

Publisher

Coverly, Nathaniel, 1775?-1824, printer.

Subjects

Love
Ireland
Men

First Line

As I walk'd out one morning all for to take the pleasant air.
O love is the soul of a neat Irishman.

Identifiers

BIB ID: 274573
OCLC Control No.: (OCoLC)ocm78574545
OCLC Control No.: (OCoLC)ocn191454520
Ford, W.C. Thomas ballads, 34
AAS General Catalog URL: http://catalog.mwa.org/vwebv/holdingsInfo?bibId=274573
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Physical Dimensions

28 x 21 cm.

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Citation

“Bunch of rushes, and A sprig of shillelah, and shamrock so green,” Isaiah Thomas Broadside Ballads Project, accessed May 29, 2022, https://www.americanantiquarian.org/thomasballads/items/show/54.