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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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Edition - Bod1487

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Armstrong, Printer, Banastre-street, Liverpool


Ballad - Roud Number: 23104

Title: Merry little soldier

First Line: Lo, I'm a merry little soldier

Themes:  India - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858

2806 c.17(277)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20734

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V4360

Title: The true lovers' farewell to Ireland

First Line: 'Twas of a summer's evening as I went out to walk

Subjects:  IndiaIreland

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

2806 b.10(85)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21218

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 550

Title: The Paisley officer

First Line: In blythe and bonny Scotland, where the blue bells do grow

Themes:  Women soldiersTransvestismIndia - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858

2806 c.14(124)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21520

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V10268

Title: Rise up noble Britons, bundle an' go

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

Themes:  India - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858

2806 c.14(119)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21983

Imprint Names:  Croshaw, C.

Imprint Locations:  York

Date  between 1814 and 1850

Imprint: C. Croshaw, Printer, Coppergate, York


Ballad - Roud Number: 5897

Title: Irish shore

First Line: You curious searchers of each narration

Subjects:  IndiaIreland

Themes:  Emigration - IrishMythology, classical

2806 b.10(180)

Notes:  Slip


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2806 b.11(151)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(924)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14582

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: pitt, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Ma[rble] Warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew st.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4321

Title: Farewell to Ireland

First Line: Farewell unto the river Bann

Subjects:  India

Themes:  Soldiers, IrishGreat Britain - colonies

2806 b.11(64)

Notes:  Imprint cropped Slip


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Harding B 17(90b)

Notes:  Imprint cropped Slip


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Edition - Bod20583

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Part of a sheet of three ballads; see 2806 b.9(256)


Ballad - Roud Number: 2560

Title: My boughleen dhoun

First Line: You muses, why absent from me?

Subjects:  India

Themes:  Soldiers - capture in battle

2806 b.11(189)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod20878

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1829

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, wholesale and retail, 10, Great St. Andrew-Streett [sic], Seven Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V4320

Title: Commins's farewell to Ireland

First Line: Farewell to the river Bann

Subjects:  India

Themes:  Soldiers, IrishGreat Britain - colonies

2806 b.11(63)

Notes:  Slip


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2806 b.11(65)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(56c)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(406)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21570

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  Appears also in a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 19(95).


Ballad - Roud Number: 289

Title: The undaunted female

First Line: Come all you true lovers and [a] story [I]'ll unfold

Themes:  Women soldiersIndia - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858

2806 c.15(196)

Notes:  Slip.


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Firth c.14(175)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod21701

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  Slip. Appears also in a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 19(92)


Ballad - Roud Number: 5787

Title: The young soldier's farewell to his sweetheart

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

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  SoldiersLetter-writing

2806 c.15(26)

Notes:  Slip.


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Firth c.14(137)

Notes:  Slip.


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Firth c.14(138)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod22479

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by Jennings, 13, Water-lane, Fleet-street, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V3367

Title: I'll stay for my Jack, and he'll wed me

First Line: From England to India when Jack last set sail

Themes:  Sailors

2806 c.18(149)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(887)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod22971

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 215


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5054

Title: Willie, drunk again

First Line: O, Willie, you've come home, lad

Themes:  Drunkenness

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5003

Title: Cheer, lads, cheer

First Line: Cheer, lads, cheer

Subjects:  Campbell, Colin, Sir, 1792-1863

Themes:  India - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858

2806 d.31(61)

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Firth c.14(99)

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Harding B 11(4239)

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Edition - Bod1626

Imprint Names:  Croshaw, C.

Imprint Locations:  York

Date  between 1814 and 1850

Imprint: Printed by, C. Croshaw, Coppergate, York

Notes:  The same setting of type as Harding B 25(1521) but with a different printer.


Ballad - Roud Number: V3301

Title: The poor Indo

First Line: It is thy will and I must leave thee

Subjects:  India

Themes:  Courtship - difference of ethnicityWomen, Indian

2806 c.18(255)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod22931

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 133


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3572

Title: The battle and the breeze

First Line: To Britain's glorious walls of oak

Subjects:  IndiaWest Indies

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8187

Title: England's queen, [a]nd England's glory

First Line: The trumpet sounds, the valiant troops are form'd

Subjects:  Wolfe, James, 1727-1759Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805Abercromby, Ralph, sir, 1734-1801

Themes:  WarRussia

2806 d.31(19)

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Harding B 11(176)

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Edition - Bod22972

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 216


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V124

Title: Always speak well of a woman

First Line: I sing in praise of a woman, and it will not you surprise

Themes:  Women

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5052

Title: Willie, safe at home

First Line: Yes, Mary, it is me, dear

Subjects:  India

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

2806 d.31(62)

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Harding B 11(46)

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