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Edition - Bod20388

Imprint Names:  Wilson, J.

Imprint Locations:  Bideford

Date  [1854]

Imprint: Wilson, Printer, Bideford

Notes:  With a biographical sketch of Lord Raglan [prose]

1st Ballad

Title: The soldier's prayer

First Line: It was autumn when we started from our homes and happy shore

Themes:  MilitaryCrimean War, 1853-1856

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3027

Title: I die for my country

First Line: I must now bid adieu to the ocean

Themes:  Naval

Firth b.26(483)

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