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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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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 - Bod5989

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, 2, & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V5357

Title: We have nicely licked the Russians

First Line: Cheer up old Britannia and listen awhile

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Johnson Ballads 1140

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Edition - Bod6498

Imprint Names:  Burdett, J.T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1855

Imprint: Printed by J.T. Burdett, 150 & 151, St. John Street, Smithfield, London

Series Identifier: 2


Ballad - Roud Number: V805

Title: British lion and the Russian bear

First Line: You loyal Britons, pray draw near

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Firth b.25(13)

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Firth c.14(351)

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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 - 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 - Bod8343

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: [R]yle and Co, Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V20132

Title: France and England must conquer the Russians

First Line: Arise up Britannia devoid of alarms

Tune: The Cambells are coming

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Firth c.16(68)

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Edition - Bod8876

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: Printed and Published by H. Such, Newsvender, 123, Union Street, Borough, London

Series Identifier: 100


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

Firth c.14(53)

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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 - Bod9291

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, Monmourt [sic]-court, Bloomsbury


Ballad - Roud Number: V5350

Title: John Bull & the Russians

First Line: O have you heard the news of late

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Firth c.16(71)

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Edition - Bod9436

Imprint Names:  Scott, J.Wood, J.

Imprint Locations:  PittenweemEdinburgh

Date  18--

Imprint: J. Scott; J. Wood, 49 North Richmond St. Edinburgh


Ballad

Title: Sebastopol

First Line: The Russians are coming to England, they say

Tune: The Campbells are coming

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Firth c.16(72)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20460

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1855 and 1861

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer (from Pitts') Wholesale Toy & Marble Warehouse, 26, Grafton St, Soho


Ballad - Roud Number: V20132

Title: England and France must conquer the Russians

First Line: Arise up Britannia devoid of alarms

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Johnson Ballads 496

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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 - Bod1321

Imprint Names:  Lindsay, J.

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  between 1851 and 1910

Imprint: Sold by James Lindsay, Printer and wholesale stationer, &c., 9 King street, (off Trongate) Glasgow ... Printing-Office, 28 Nelson Street, & 56 Trongate

Series Identifier: 119


1st Ballad

Title: The old arm chair

First Line: I love it, I love it, and who shall dare

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

Themes:  Mothers

2nd 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.13(201)

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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 - Bod6246

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [c.1854]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3118

Title: Battle of the Alma

First Line: The Russian Army gathered on Alma's rugged heights

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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V615

Title: Here stands a post

First Line: Here stands a post 'tis proof of our possession

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 22678

Title: Close the shutters

First Line: Close the shutters, Willie's dead

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 - Bod14599

Imprint Names:  Marks, J.Hyams, M.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  [1854]

Imprint: J. Marks, 206, Brick Lane, Whitechapel. M. Hyams, 15, Mint Street, Borough


Ballad - Roud Number: V25134

Title: Conversation of old England in 1854

First Line: Now what is your opinion of the russians and the turks?

Subjects:  Napier, Charles, Sir, 1786-1860

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Harding B 14(339)

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Johnson Ballads 626

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Edition - Bod9030

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H.P. Such, Printer & Publisher, 177 (late 123), Union street, Boro', S.E.

Series Identifier: 487


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13158

Title: The girls up the road

First Line: I'm just in the vein to sing you a strain, so pin your attention down

Themes:  Adultery

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3118

Title: The battle of the Alma

First Line: The Russian army gathered on Alma's rugged heights

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

Firth c.14(49)

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Edition - Bod23527

Imprint Names:  Barr

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Date  c.1840

Imprint: Barr, Printer, Marsh Lane, Leeds


Ballad

Title: The Russian bears' ashes. A new song on the times

First Line: You Britons all of each degree, attention pay awhile to me

Subjects:  Russia

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856Politics and government - 19th century

Harding B 25(1676)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod2766

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: H.P. Such, Machine and General Printer, 177, Union Street, Borough, S.E.

Notes:  Harding B 11(3988) 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(3986)

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Harding B 11(3986A)

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Edition - Bod14154

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: W. Birmingham, Printer, Thomas-st. Dublin


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12821

Title: An admired song called bold Trainor O

First Line: I am a young damsel that lies here in bondage

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Catholic ChurchSeductionClergy

2nd Ballad

Title: A new song on The Russian war

First Line: You sons of old britannia wherever that you be

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 566

Title: Answer to Ballindown brae!

First Line: Young men and maidens I pray lend an ear

Themes:  Seduction and abandonment

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 1427

Title: Erin's lovely home

First Line: All you that's at your liberty I hope you will draw near

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Transported convictElopement

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V11588

Title: The tradesman's lamination [lamentation]

First Line: On a cold winter's morning, as the day was a dawning

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Trade depression

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 3007

Title: [The] maid that sold her barley

First Line: [I]t's cold raw the north wind blows

Themes:  Seduction

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