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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 - 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 - Bod22077

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: De Czar ob Russia

First Line: Ole Micholas [sic], de Russian Czar

Tune: Sitch a getting up stairs

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2806 c.16(85a)

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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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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5351

Titles:
Death of the Russian emperor

First Lines:
Come arouse up Britannia, no more droop your head
Come raise up Brittania, no more droop your head

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

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7107

Titles:
Victory of John Morrissy over the Russian sailor. Fought in Terra del Fuego, South America, for 60,000 dollars

First Lines:
Come all you sons of Erin's isle attention now I crave

Themes:
Prizefighting

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7148

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

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

Themes:
Serbo-Turkish War, 1877-1878

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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - Bod10088

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V7107

Title: Victory of John Morrissy over the Russian sailor. Fought in Terra del Fuego, South America, for 60,000 dollars

First Line: Come all you sons of Erin's isle attention now I crave

Themes:  Prizefighting

Firth c.19(26)

Notes:  Slip


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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 - Bod9273

Imprint Names:  Marks, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1855

Imprint: J. Marks, Printer, 206, Brick Lane


Ballad

Title: The Scotchman's lament for the loss of his Russian friend

First Line: He is gone, he's gone, the emperor's gone

Subjects:  Aberdeen, George Hamilton Gordon, Earl of, 1784-1860

Firth c.16(419)

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