The Ballads of Ireland. Collected and Edited by Edward Hayes (1855)
Book ID: 64291
The Ballads of Ireland. Collected and Edited by Edward Hayes. London: Fullarton & Co., 1855. First edition. Two volumes. Pp (1) xxxix, 356; (2) viii, 419. Illustrated with black and white engravings. A very attractive set bound in half calf with raised bands and gilt to spine.
Dedication page to Gavan Duffy.
First published in 1855 & subsequently in several editions, the work is a collection of hundreds of ballads under various headings including: Historical, Political, Emigrant, Fairy, Legendary, etc.
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