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Edition - Bod7327

Imprint Names:  Wilson, J.

Imprint Locations:  Bideford

Imprint: Wilson, Printer, Bideford

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3023

Title: England's golden days

First Line: I'll sing, but 'tis an English song, and O! I love to praise

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5198

Title: The red-cross banner

First Line: England, if still thy patriot fires

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

Firth b.26(455)

Notes:  Firth b.26(455) originally a sheet with Firth b.26(471), Firth b.26(479) and Firth b.26(484); on the reverse is another ballad: The King, god bless him! [George IV]

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Harding B 11(1073)

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Edition - Bod9013

Imprint Names:  Watts, T.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Imprint: Printed and Sold, by T. Watts, Snow, Hill Birm.

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5198

Title: The red cross banner

First Line: England it still the patriot fires

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1787

Title: The spell is broken

First Line: My heart is like the faded flower

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1858

Title: The lake of Killarney

First Line: Oh! the lake of Killarney is wide as 'tis deep

Subjects:  Ireland

Firth c.14(371)

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Harding B 11(3241)

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Johnson Ballads 1476

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Johnson Ballads 1477

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