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Edition - Bod21637

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: The soldier's dream

First Line: When the thundering of cannon died away in the air

Notes:  See also 2806 b.9(246), Harding B 19(29) and Harding B 40(5)

2806 c.15(110)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod9123

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V35096

Title: The siege of Paris. Funds and nurses for the sick and wounded

First Line: Hark! the cannon's loundly [sic] roaring

Themes:  Franco-Prussian war

Firth c.16(114)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16182

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V1347

Title: Glorious sons of France

First Line: The Prussians boast of victories won by cannon, sword and lance

Themes:  Franco-Prussian war

Firth c.16(118)

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Harding B 19(54b)

Edition - Bod3842

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8211

Title: I wish I was lying alone

First Line: Young ladies have pity on me

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad

Title: The soldier's dream

First Line: When the thundering of cannon died away on the air

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13883

Title: The ratcatcher's daughter

First Line: Not long ago, in Vestminstier

Harding B 19(29)

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Edition - Bod9160

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V35095

Title: England's welcome to the Shah!

First Line: Hark! to the roar of the cannon

Authors:  Thornton, L.M., d. 1888

Themes:  Visit of the Shah

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V12994

Title: The hero of Bellevue gaol

First Line: I is one of those sort of blokes

Firth c.16(151)

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Edition - Bod21047

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V8211

Title: Lying alone

First Line: I often had wished he'd be dead

Notes:  See Harding B 19(29) for a longer version

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad

Title: The soldier's dream

First Line: When the thundering of cannon died away on the air

Notes:  See also 2806 c.15(110), Harding B 19(29) and Harding B 40(5)

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13883

Title: The rat catchers, daughter

First Line: Not long ago, in Vestminstier

Notes:  Seven stanzas. The same setting of type, except for the title, as Harding B 19(29) but with a different cut

2806 b.9(246)

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