Imprint Names: Nugent, J.F. & Co.
Imprint Locations: Dublin
Date between 1850 and 1899
Notes: Appears also in sheets of four ballads; see Harding B 1(84). The illustration is signed: W.K. On the door of the carriage are the initials: T.B. Another, inferior, version of the illustration appears at 2806 c.16(54).
Title: The young soldier's letter to his mother
First Line: As I roved out through Irish town one eveniug [sic] last July
Tune: The river Roe
Themes: Crimean War, 1853-1856
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