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Illustration - 2nd Illustration on Bod1294

IconClass Codes:
32B311(RUSSIANS): Europeans (with NAME)

Illustration - 2nd Illustration on Bod20633

IconClass Codes:
32B311(RUSSIANS): Europeans (with NAME)

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5352

Titles:
Russian emperor's funeral

First Lines:
There once was a man lived in the russian land

Subjects:
Nicholas I, Emperor of Russia, 1796-1855

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V805

Titles:
British lion and the Russian bear

First Lines:
You loyal Britons, pray draw near

Themes:
Crimean War, 1853-1856

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5355

Titles:
The Russian bear

First Lines:
Come Janet, woman, sit you doun

Themes:
Crimean War, 1853-1856

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod21472

IconClass Codes:
41D3: Folk costume, regional costume
32B311(RUSSIANS): Europeans (with NAME)

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5356

Titles:
The Russian bear

First Lines:
Hark the loud rumour of fierce bloody war

Themes:
Crimean War, 1853-1856

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5353

Titles:
The Russians won't come out

First Lines:
What can we luckless sailors do?

Themes:
Crimean War, 1853-1856

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 21419

Titles:
The Russians are coming!
The Russians are coming! Or, the finishing stroke
The Russians are coming! Or, The finishing stroke

First Lines:
The Russians are coming to Scotland they say
You gentry of Ireland, I pray lend an ear

Themes:
Crimean War, 1853-1856

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5349

Titles:
Gallant escape of Pat Mc'Carthy from the Russians
Gallant escape of Pat M'Carthy from the Russians

First Lines:
Good people all, both great and small
Good people all both great and small

Themes:
Crimean War, 1853-1856

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5357

Titles:
We have nicely licked the Russians
We have nicely licked the Russian's

First Lines:
Cheer up old Britannia and liston [sic] awhile
Cheer up old Britannia and listen awhile

Themes:
Crimean War, 1853-1856

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5350

Titles:
John Bull and the Russians
John Bull & the Russians

First Lines:
O have you heard the news of late
Oh! have you heard the news of late, about a mighty king so great

Themes:
Crimean War, 1853-1856

Edition - Bod946

Imprint Names:  Marks, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1855]

Imprint: J Marks, Printer, 206, Brick lane, Whitechapel


Ballad - Roud Number: V5352

Title: Russian emperor's funeral

First Line: There once was a man lived in the russian land

Tune: Uncle Ned

Subjects:  Nicholas I, Emperor of Russia, 1796-1855

Firth b.25(575)

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Edition - Bod9439

Imprint Names:  Marks, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1855]

Imprint: J Marks, Printer, 206, Brick lane, Whitechapel


Ballad - Roud Number: V5352

Title: Russian emperor's funeral

First Line: There once was a man lived in the russian land

Subjects:  Nicholas I, Emperor of Russia, 1796-1855

Firth c.16(76)

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Edition - Bod21137

Imprint Names:  Lindsay, J.

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  between 1851 and 1910

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see 2806 c.13(201).


Ballad - Roud Number: 21419

Title: The Russians are coming! Or, The finishing stroke

First Line: The Russians are coming to Scotland they say

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

2806 c.14(146)

Notes:  Slip.


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Firth c.16(73)

Notes:  Slip.


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Illustration - 2nd Illustration on Bod6992

IconClass Codes:
32B311(RUSSIANS): Europeans (with NAME)
25F23(BEAR): Beasts of prey, predatory animals: bear

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13307

Titles:
John Bul[l] and the bear

First Lines:
The Russians are coming to England they say

Themes:
Crimean War, 1853-1856

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4216

Titles:
Glorious victory over the Russians! With the taking of Alma & Sebastopol

First Lines:
Come all you gallant Britons bold

Themes:
Crimean War, 1853-1856

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7268

Titles:
A new political alphabet on the Turko-Russian war

First Lines:
A stands for alphabet, which I've brought into rhyme

Themes:
Russo-Turkish war

Edition - Bod4009

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V5356

Title: The Russian bear

First Line: Hark the loud rumour of fierce bloody war

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Harding B 26(583)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1340

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Series Identifier: 234


Ballad

Title: The Russian host

First Line: Scotland, aroused from her slumbers

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856Alma, battle of the, 1854

2806 c.14(147)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod6438

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V33049

Title: The Russian war!!! or Britain, France, and victory

First Line: Arise, arise Britannia's sons

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Firth c.14(54)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14649

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: The great war song

First Line: The \"dogs of war\" are loose and the ragged Russian bear

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Harding B 15(122b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14696

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V13307

Title: John Bul[l] and the bear

First Line: The Russians are coming to England they say

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Harding B 15(150b)

Notes:  Title is cropped Slip


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Edition - Bod14842

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V28036

Title: Turko Russian war

First Line: I'll sing to you a song about the war

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Harding B 15(337b)

Notes:  The illustration and the text are separately printed items. Slip


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