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On the love of Jesus

Contributors: Brereton, P., printer.
Summary:Broadside ballad sheet [replete with several spelling and printing errors] though lacking imprint identical to those 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: "O my dear Jesus how late have i know thee...". Printed at top of sheet is a crude woodcut of angels holding a banner aloft that reads "Gloria In Excelsis Deo" [Latin,"Glory to God in the highest"].
Format: BOOK
Published / Created: [Dublin] : [Peter Brereton, Printer, 1 Lower Exchange St.], [n.d., ca. 1860-1880?].
Notes:Two copies of this item are held in the Department of Ephemera.

Physical description: 1 sheet : woodcut, 27.7 x 11.4 cm..

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EPH C1051
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EPH C1051a
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