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A new song oall,d [sic, called] The Wedding Afternoon

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Contributors: Brereton, P., printer.
Summary:Broadside ballad sheet [replete with several spelling and printing errors] printed by Peter Brereton of Dublin, a ballad-sheet printer who flourished in the second half of the 19th century. During this time he occupied various addresses in Dublin city, among them 1 Lower Exchange St. and 55 and 56 Cooke St., Dublin. The first lines of this broadside ballad are: "Tell me tell me lovely Molly what new have you from home...". Featuring two crude woodcuts - at top of sheet, is one of a group of men depicted dining at a table and at bottom of sheet a woodcut of an acanthus leaf.
Format: BOOK
Language:English
Published / Created: Dublin : [Peter] Brereton, Printer, 1 Lr [Lower] Exchange St., [n.d., ca. 1850-1880?].
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Notes:Two copies of this item are held in the Department of Ephemera.

Physical description: 1 sheet : woodcuts, 28.6 x 11.3 cm..

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EPH C1033
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Ephemera
EPH C1033a
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Ephemera
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