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Edition - Bod1339

Imprint Names:  Lindsay, J.

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  between 1851 and 1910

Imprint: Sold by James Lindsay, Printer and Wholesale Stationer, No 11 King Street, City, Glasgow

Series Identifier: 117


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4263

Title: Just before the battle

First Line: Just before the battle, mother

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20451

Title: My Hieland hame

First Line: I canna leave my hieland hame

Subjects:  Scotland

2806 c.14(27)

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Edition - Bod1768

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Ballad - Roud Number: 4263

Title: Just before the battle mother

First Line: Just before the battle mother

Themes:  Soldiers

2806 c.8(228)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1769

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Ballad - Roud Number: 4263

Title: Just before the battle mother

First Line: Just before the battle matheer [sic]

Themes:  Soldiers

2806 c.8(284)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1917

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P Brereton Printer 1 Lr Exchange St Dublin

Notes:  The caption of the illustration reads: \"That's a good cheese, shopman! send me a quarter of a pound, and let your boy bring the bill.\" [below] Why is a drawn tooth like a thing forgot? Because it's out of the head.


Ballad - Roud Number: 4263

Title: Just before the battle mother

First Line: Juet [sic] befor [sic] the battle mother I am thinking mos[t] of yon [sic]

Themes:  Soldiers

2806 b.9(14)

Notes:  Slip


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2806 b.9(135)

Notes:  Slip


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2806 b.9(161)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1951

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. Pearson, Printer, 6, Chadderton-st.

Series Identifier: 502


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4263

Title: Just before the battle mother

First Line: Just before the battle, mother

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V880

Title: Burke's farewell

First Line: Farewell to the lands of my birth and adoption

Themes:  Home Rule - IrelandFenians

2806 b.10(122)

Notes:  2806 b.10(122) is torn at upper right corner, lacking part of illustration.


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Firth c.26(249)

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Edition - Bod5360

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: H.P. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union Street, Borough, S.E.

Notes:  Firth c.14(265) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 644


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4263

Title: Just before the battle

First Line: Just before the battle, mother

Themes:  Soldiers - death in battle

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V25476

Title: The wife's last farewell!

First Line: You'll think of me, husband, when gone from your sight

Notes:  Harding B 15(375b) is another edition of this ballad alone.

Themes:  Death

Harding B 11(1954)

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Edition - Bod2864

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: W.S. Fortey, General Steam Printer and Publisher, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


Ballad - Roud Number: 4263

Title: Just before the battle, mother

First Line: Its just before the battle, mother

Themes:  Abyssinian war, 1868

Harding B 15(156a)

Notes:  The illustration and the text are separately printed items. Slip


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Edition - Bod3897

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: H.P. Such, Machine Printer and Publisher, 177, Union Street, Borough, S.E.

Notes:  Harding B 11(1954) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 644


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4263

Title: Just before the battle

First Line: Just before the battl [sic], mother

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V25476

Title: The wife's last farewell!

First Line: You'll think of me, husband, when gone from your sigh[t]

Firth c.14(265)

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Edition - Bod12085

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High Street, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3044

Title: John Bull, can you wonder at crime?

First Line: I've been thinking of late, I've been thinking

Themes:  Crime - 19th century

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4263

Title: Just before the battle, mother

First Line: Just before the battle, mother

Themes:  Soldiers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V30364

Title: Every man for his brother and God for us all

First Line: In the fierce raging ev'ry day battle of life

Harding B 11(1905)

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Edition - Bod17941

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 931


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4263

Title: Just before the battle mother

First Line: Just before the battle mother

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15524

Title: Have you seen him lately?

First Line: The course of true love never did

Harding B 11(1953)

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