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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 - 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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Edition - Bod9005

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V29968

Title: A new song on the Russian war

First Line: You brave sons of Erin attend to my song

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

Firth c.14(357)

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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 - 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 - Bod22884

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

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

2806 b.10(101)

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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 - 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 - 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 - Bod20633

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 126


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4732

Title: Prayer of the dying soldier

First Line: Watch o'er and guide her way

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15129

Title: On Alma's heights

First Line: On Alma's height the Russian stood, and proudly lifted high

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

2806 d.31(16)

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Harding B 11(3138)

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