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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 - 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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Edition - Bod16367

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 21419

Title: The Russians are coming!

First Line: You gentry of Ireland, I pray lend an ear

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Harding B 26(584)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16427

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1878]

Ballad - Roud Number: V7268

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

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

Themes:  Russo-Turkish war

Harding B 20(271)

Notes:  Annotated: 7.2.78.


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Edition - Bod16849

Imprint Names:  Swindells, A.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: A. Swindells, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: V32383

Title: On the great victories obtained by the Russians, over the French, in Poland

First Line: Loud let the trumpet sound

Notes:  Verse and prose

Harding B 25(775)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod18046

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: Pop goes the bayonet

First Line: The Russian bear is shook at last. pop &c

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Harding B 26(520)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod18142

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V805

Title: British lion and the Russian bear

First Line: You loyal Britons, pray draw near

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Harding B 26(77)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1610

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Rial & Co., Printers, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


Ballad - Roud Number: V4216

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

First Line: Come all you gallant Britons bold

Tune: Helmet on his brow

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Firth c.14(367)

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Harding B 13(197)

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Johnson Ballads 1091

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1091 is imperfect.


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Edition - Bod978

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(3988).

Series Identifier: 55


Ballad - Roud Number: V15129

Title: On Alma's heights

First Line: On Alma's heights the Russian stood

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

Firth c.14(52)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 16(187d)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod6765

Imprint Names:  Henson, G.

Imprint Locations:  Northampton

Imprint: Henson, Printer, Bridge St., Northampton


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5357

Title: We have nicely licked the Russian's

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

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V30841

Title: Maiden why so sad and lonely

First Line: Maiden why so sad and lonely?

Firth b.25(421)

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Firth c.16(80)

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Harding B 13(215)

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Johnson Ballads 1975

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Edition - Bod3294

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(3986) for the imprint.

Series Identifier: 55


Ballad - Roud Number: V15129

Title: On Alma's heights

First Line: On Alma's heights the Russian stood

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

Harding B 16(187c)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod11609

Imprint Names:  Marks, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1855

Imprint: John Marks, Printer, 206, Brick Lane, Whitechapel


Ballad - Roud Number: V5349

Title: Gallant escape of Pat Mc'Carthy from the Russians

First Line: Good people all both great and small

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Harding B 11(1277)

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Edition - Bod13212

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 134


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5353

Title: The Russians won't come out

First Line: What can we luckless sailors do?

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V12204

Title: The tars who've leather'd the world

First Line: What matter your ditties, your jokes and narrations

Themes:  Naval

2806 d.31(20)

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Harding B 13(207)

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Edition - Bod13495

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 792


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5349

Title: Gallant escape of Pat M'Carthy from the Russians

First Line: Good people all, both great and small

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13868

Title: Mother, is the battle over?

First Line: Mother, is the battle over?

Themes:  Death

Harding B 20(57)

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Edition - Bod9039

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: [Rile & c]o., Printers, Monmouth court, 7 Dia[ls]

Notes:  Two variant copies.


Ballad - Roud Number: V33049

Title: The Russian war. Britain, France & victory

First Line: Arise, arise, Britannia's sons

Notes:  With an extra stanza

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Firth c.14(58)

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Harding B 13(208)

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Edition - Bod17890

Imprint Names:  Moore, J.

Imprint Locations:  Belfast

Date  between 1846 and 1852

Imprint: Moore, Pirnter [sic], Castle-court


Ballad - Roud Number: V5351

Title: Death of the Russian emperor

First Line: Come raise up Brittania, no more droop your head

Tune: The Campbells are coming

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

Harding B 26(125)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod22337

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1854

Imprint: Poet's Box, 6 St. Andrew's Lane, ... Saturday, March 11, 1854


Ballad - Roud Number: V5355

Title: The Russian bear

First Line: Come Janet, woman, sit you doun

Tune: Napoleon fighting with his jacket off

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Harding B 17(265a)

Notes:  Slip. Dated March 11, 1854


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Edition - Bod62

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: Printed at Such's Song Mart, 123, Union Street, Borough, London

Notes:  Harding B 11(3986) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 55


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2092

Title: The village-born beauty

First Line: See the star-breasted villain to yonder cot bound

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentProstitutionCourtship - difference in social status

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15129

Title: On Alma's heights

First Line: On Alma's heights the Russian stood

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

Harding B 11(3988)

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Edition - Bod6704

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1854]

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer, wholesale toy and marble warehouse, 26 Grafton street, Soho


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5350

Title: John Bull and the Russians

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

Tune: King of the Cannibal islands

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7467

Title: Tom Blunt

First Line: Oh, don't you remember old Ned, Tom Blnnt[sic]

Authors:  Thompson, Edward Simmons

Firth b.25(361)

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Harding B 13(199)

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Johnson Ballads 529

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Johnson Ballads 530

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Johnson Ballads 531

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Johnson Ballads 532

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Edition - Bod2655

Imprint Names:  Burbage and Stretton

Imprint Locations:  Nottingham

Date  between 1797 and 1807

Imprint: Burbage and Stretton, Printers, Nottingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V34808

Title: Britannia's triumph: or,Nelson honoured. A favorite new song

First Line: Arise, muse arise, assist me to sing

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Themes:  Nile, battle of the, 1798

2nd Ballad

Title: Nelson's thunder or the Danish submission

First Line: The Russians, Swedes, and Danes combine

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815Copenhagen, battle of, 1801

Harding B 12(139)

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Edition - Bod3702

Imprint Names:  Lane and Walker

Imprint Locations:  Norwich

Imprint: Printed and Sold by Lane and Walker, St. Andrew's, Norwich

Notes:  Another ballad is printed on the reverse (inaccessible): Second thoughts are best. Appears also in a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 11(3367).


Ballad - Roud Number: V3041

Title: Runaway Boney or The white cockade

First Line: God prosper the Russians the victory is theirs

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

Harding B 25(1677)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod11344

Imprint Names:  Laurie and Whittle

Imprint Locations:  London

Artists:  Cruikshank, Isaac and George

Date  1808

Imprint: Publish'd Dec. 1. 1808, by Laurie & Whittle, 53, Fleet Street, London

Notes:  Reference: The Cruikshankian Momus (1892)

Series Identifier: 502


Ballad - Roud Number: V23510

Title: Russian nuptials; or, The lock'd jaw and frost-bitten nose

First Line: A youth took a wife

Authors:  Reynolds, John Frederick

Performers:  Fawcett, John, 1768-1837

Performance Locations:  King's Theatre

Themes:  Domestic strife

Harding B 10(5)

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Johnson Ballads fol. 98

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Edition - Bod12357

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  [1877]

Series Identifier: 1149


Ballad - Roud Number: V7148

Title: Don't wake the lion of old England! A new song on the Turko- Russian war

First Line: There's rumours of warfare spreading through the land

Tune: Union Jack of old England

Themes:  Serbo-Turkish War, 1877-1878

Harding B 12(253)

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