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Edition - Bod6882

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High-street, St. Giles


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1189

Title: Grand conversation on Napoleon

First Line: It was over that wild beaten track, a friend of bold Bonaparte

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 12878

Title: The young recruit

First Line: See these ribbons gaily streaming

Themes:  Soldiers

Firth b.34(196)

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Edition - Bod3408

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, & 3, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1189

Title: The grand conversation on Napoleon

First Line: It was over that wild beaten track a friend of bold Buonaparte

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1281

Title: The brave old oak

First Line: A song to the oak, the brave old oak

Authors:  Chorley, Henry Fothergill, 1808-1872

Themes:  English history

Harding B 11(1389)

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Edition - Bod12114

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: Warehouse, 31, Dudley Street, (late Monmou[th] Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13808

Title: Bessy was a sailor's wife

First Line: Poor Bessy was a sailor's wife

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1189

Title: The grand conversvtion [sic] of Napoleon

First Line: It was over that wild-beaten trac[k a fri]enh [sic] of bold Bonaparte

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3314

Title: Time hath bereft thee

First Line: When time hath bereft thee of charms now divine

Harding B 11(254)

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Edition - Bod12480

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  For another version of the first cut, see Harding B 11(1135).


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13808

Title: Bessy was a sailor's wife

First Line: Poor Bessy was a sailor's wife

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3314

Title: Time hath bereft thee

First Line: When time hath bereft thee of charms how divine

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1189

Title: The grand conversation on Napoleon

First Line: It was over that wild beaten track a friend of bold Buonaparte

Notes:  The name George Brown' is printed at the end

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

Harding B 11(253)

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Edition - Bod10813

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: Printed & Sold at Such's Song Mart, 123, Union Street, Borough. S.E.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1189

Title: The grand conversation on Napoleon

First Line: It was over that wild beaten track a friend of bold Buonaparte

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1281

Title: The brave old oak

First Line: A song to the oak, the brave old oak

Authors:  Chorley, Henry Fothergill, 1808-1872

Themes:  English history

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3337

Title: The heart bowed down

First Line: The heart bowed down by weight of woe

Authors:  Bunn, A. (Alfred), 1796-1860

Harding B 11(1508)

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Edition - Bod9216

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Notes:  See Harding B 11(1508) for imprint Slip. Part of a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 11(1508)


Ballad - Roud Number: 1189

Title: The grand conversation on Napoleon

First Line: It was over that wild beaten track a friend of bold Buonaparte

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

Firth c.16(91)

Notes:  Slip.


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