Rambling Boy [II] / The Irish Robber
 


Citation

“Rambling Boy [II] / The Irish Robber,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed January 30, 2023, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/31808.


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Title

Rambling Boy [II] / The Irish Robber

Description

This item is part of the I. G. Greer Folksong Collection which consists of more than 300 individual song titles and their variants as collected by Isaac Garfield Greer (1881-1967) from informants, primarily in Ashe, Wilkes and Watauga counties. The collection includes manuscripts, typescript transcriptions produced by Dr. Greer’s clerical staff, and handwritten musical notations. Songs range from traditional Child Ballads, traditional English and Scottish ballads as well as their American variants, to 19th century popular music to musical compositions of local origin.

Subject

Ballads, English
Brigands and robbers--Songs and music
Capital punishment--Songs and music
Love--Songs and music
Nobility--Songs and music

Alternative Title

The Ramblin' Boy, I Robbed Old Nelse, Rich and Rambling Boy, Wild and Wicked Youth, The Rich Rambler, The Robber, In Newry Town

Publisher

W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University

Contributor

Greer, I. G. (Isaac Garfield), 1881-1967

Format

PDF

Language

English

Type

Text

Scholarly Classification

Brown, Older Ballads - Mostly British - 121 Randolph. 148 Laws. L 12 Combs. 90 Warner. 101

File name

113_RamblingBoy_II_ocr

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