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Edition - Bod9079

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: Revenge on India

First Line: I heard from the shore of India hot climate

Tune: The soldier's wife

Themes:  India - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858

Firth c.14(91)

Notes:  Slip


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 5787

Titles:
The soldier's letter to his sweetheart!
The young soldier's letter to his sweethea[rt]
The young soldier's farewell to his sweetheart

First Lines:
Farewell my dearest Mary, for India I am bound
Farewell my dearest Mary for India I am bound
Farewell, my dearest Mary, for India I am bound
Farewell, my dearest Mary, for India I [am] bound

Subjects:
India
Ireland

Themes:
Soldiers
Drunkenness
Letter-writing

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6805

Titles:
The soldier's return from India

First Lines:
Oh, come you from the Indies?
Oh, come you from the Indies

Themes:
India - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858

Edition - Bod9080

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: To the East

First Line: To the East -- to the East, to India away

Themes:  India - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858

Firth c.14(93)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17222

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 5787

Title: The young soldier's letter to his sweethea[rt]

First Line: Farewell my dearest Mary for India I am bound

Subjects:  India

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 19(21a)

Notes:  Slip

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4320

Titles:
Commins's farewell to Ireland

First Lines:
Farewell to the river Bann

Subjects:
India

Themes:
Great Britain - colonies
Soldiers, Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 388

Titles:
The rocks of Scilly

First Lines:
Come all you brisk young sailors bold

Subjects:
India

Themes:
Shipwreck

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4321

Titles:
Farewell to Ireland

First Lines:
Farewell unto the river Bann

Subjects:
India

Themes:
Great Britain - colonies
Soldiers, Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3572

Titles:
The battle and the breeze

First Lines:
To Britain's glorious walls of oak

Subjects:
West Indies
India

Themes:
Sailors
Naval

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 23104

Titles:
Merry little soldier
The merry little soldier

First Lines:
I'm a merry little soldier
Lo, I'm a merry little soldier
[I]'m a merry little soldier

Subjects:
India

Themes:
Soldiers
India - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858
Military

Edition - Bod5105

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  2806 c.13(266) is another issue with a different illustration.

Series Identifier: 74


Ballad - Roud Number: V21103

Title: The massacre in India

First Line: Good people all of each degree, I pray you lend an ear

Themes:  India - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858

Firth c.14(81)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod6338

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Notes:  Firth c.14(81) is another issue with a different illustration.

Series Identifier: 74


Ballad - Roud Number: V21103

Title: The massacre in India

First Line: Good people all, of each degree, I pray lend an ear

Themes:  India - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858

2806 c.13(266)

Notes:  Slip.


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Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod6077

IconClass Codes:
44A1(+5)(EAST INDIA COMPANY): Coat of arms (as symbol of the state, etc.) (+ society)

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod11616

IconClass Codes:
44A1(+5)(EAST INDIA COMPANY): Coat of arms (as symbol of the state, etc.) (+ society)

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3291

Titles:
The young militia captain

First Lines:
A young militia captain on his lady love did smile

Themes:
India - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3770

Titles:
A new topical song on passing events

First Lines:
A topical song I am going to try

Subjects:
India

Themes:
Russo-Turkish war

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12901

Titles:
Gather an' go

First Lines:
O curse on this war that e'er it began

Themes:
India - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod1470

IconClass Codes:
41A13: Edifice, e.g.: public building, department store
61F(EAST INDIA HOUSE, Leadenhall Street, London): Names of historical buildings, sites, streets, etc. (with NAME)

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod2683

IconClass Codes:
41A13: Edifice, e.g.: public building, department store
61F(EAST INDIA HOUSE, Leadenhall Street, London): Names of historical buildings, sites, streets, etc. (with NAME)

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod2702

IconClass Codes:
44A1(+5)(EAST INDIA COMPANY): Coat of arms (as symbol of the state, etc.) (+ society)
86(AUSPICIO REGIS ET SENATUS ANGLIAE): Proverbs, sayings, etc. (with TEXT)

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod15027

IconClass Codes:
41A13: Edifice, e.g.: public building, department store
61F(EAST INDIA HOUSE, Leadenhall Street, London): Names of historical buildings, sites, streets, etc. (with NAME)

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod13442

IconClass Codes:
41A13: Edifice, e.g.: public building, department store
61F(EAST INDIA HOUSE, LEADENHALL STREET, LONDON): Names of historical buildings, sites, streets, etc. (with NAME)

Illustration - 1st Illustration on Bod14184

IconClass Codes:
41A13: Edifice, e.g.: public building, department store
61F(EAST INDIA HOUSE, Leadenhall Street, London): Names of historical buildings, sites, streets, etc. (with NAME)

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9349

Titles:
Bravest fellows out

First Lines:
There's been a great deal said and sung, of late there is no doubt

Subjects:
Scotland

Themes:
Crimean War, 1853-1856
India - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V10268

Titles:
Rise up noble Britons, bundle an' go

First Lines:
Curse on this Indian war that ere it began

Themes:
India - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858

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