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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7890

Titles:
Death of Lord Nelson
Death of lord Nelson
Death of Nelson!
A new song composed on the death of lord Nelson
A song, on the glorious victory obtained over the French and Spaniards, the 21st of October, 1805, by ... admirals Nelson and Collingwood

First Lines:
Come all you gallant seamen that unite a meeting
Come all you gallant seamen, that unite in a meeting
Come a[ll] you gallant seamen that unites a meeting
Come all you gallant seamen & give me a meeting
Come all you gallant heroes and listen unto me
Come all you gallant seamen, and give me a meeting
Come all you gallant seamen that unites a meeting

Subjects:
Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Themes:
Naval
Trafalgar, battle of, 1805

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1552

Titles:
Nelson's monument
Nelson's monument!

First Lines:
Britons long expected great news from our fleet
Britain's long expected great news from our fleet
Britons long expected great news from the fleet

Subjects:
Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805
Egypt

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V714

Titles:
Grand conversation on brave Nelson
Grand conversation on Nelson arose

First Lines:
As some heroes bold, I will unfold, together were conversing
As some heroes bold, I will unfold together were conversing

Subjects:
Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7891

Titles:
Nelson and the navy
Nelson and victory

First Lines:
I say, my heart, why here's your works
Nelson the great he is the man
Tom Splice was a tar in whose bosom was blended
I say my heart why here's your works

Subjects:
Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Themes:
Naval

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 3175

Titles:
The battle of Boulogne
Battle of Boulogne

First Lines:
On the second of August, eighteen hundred and one
On the second of August eighteen hundred and one
On the second day of August eighteen hundred and one
On the second day of August eighteen hundred and nine [sic]

Subjects:
Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Themes:
Boulogne, battle of, 1801
Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3571

Titles:
The battle of the Nile, or Britania [sic] rules the waves. A favorite patriotic song
The Battle of the Nile
Battle of the Nile
The battle of the Nile

First Lines:
Arise! arise! Britannia's sons arise
Arise arise, Britannias sons arise
Arise, arise, Britannia's sons arise
Arise, arise, Britannia's sons, arise
Arise! arise! Britannia's sons arise!

Subjects:
Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Themes:
Nile, Battle of the, 1798
Naval

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 522

Titles:
Brave Nelson

First Lines:
The twenty-first day of October
The 21st, of October

Subjects:
Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Themes:
Trafalgar, battle of, 1805

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V2201

Titles:
Nelson's glory. The great nation. A song

First Lines:
Of our island we've sung till the welkin has rung

Subjects:
Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12961

Titles:
The first of sweet August

First Lines:
Now listen my honies a while if you please

Subjects:
Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Themes:
Nile, Battle of the, 1798

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 3549

Titles:
Trafalgar bay
The death of Nelson
Death of Nelson
The admired song of Nelson
The battle of Trafalgar -- death of Nelson

First Lines:
'Twas in Trafalgar's bay
O'er Nelson's tomb, with silent grief opprest
O'er Nelson's tomb, with silent grief oppress'd
O'er Nelson's tomb with silent grief opprest
O'er Nelson's tomb with silent grief oppress'd

Subjects:
Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Themes:
Naval

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V846

Titles:
Britannia's revenge for the loss of her hero

First Lines:
Britannia, musing o'er the deeds
Britannia musing o'er the deeds

Subjects:
Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8293

Titles:
A new song on the defeat of the combin'd fleets, by the late gallant Nelson

First Lines:
Sound, sound again the trump of fame

Subjects:
Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 23522

Titles:
Red, white, and blue
The red, white, and blue
Red, white and blue
Nelsons last sigh or the red white & blue
Red, white and blue. [with] Answer to the Red, white, & blue
Britannia! the pride of the ocean
The red, white, & blue
The red, white and blue

First Lines:
O Britannia! the gem of the ocean
O! Britannia the pride of the ocean
Britannia, the gem of the ocean
Oh, Britannia, the pride of the ocean
Britannia the gem of the ocean
Oh Britania [sic]! the gem of the ocean
Oh Britannia! the pride of the ocean
Oh Britannia! the gem of the ocean
O Britannia the gem of the ocean

Subjects:
Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Themes:
Naval battles
Patriotism
Naval
Flags - Great Britain

Edition - Bod4232

Imprint Names:  Fordyce, W. and T.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  c.1840

Imprint: W. & T. Fordyce, Printers, 48, Dean-street, Newcastle

Notes:  See cut on Wood E 25(10).

Series Identifier: 102


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3571

Title: The battle of the Nile

First Line: Arise, arise, Britannia's sons, arise

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Themes:  Nile, Battle of the, 1798

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5538

Title: Money is your friend

First Line: Of friendship I have heard much talk

Themes:  Money

Firth b.25(238)

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Harding B 11(188)

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Edition - Bod1710

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1806]

Imprint: Printed for and sold by J. Pitts, 14, Great Saint Andrew Street, Seven Dials [at bottom] Jennings Upper Marylebone str[eet]


Ballad

Title: A new song on the grand funeral procession, of the late gallant Lord Nelson, which took place the 9th and 10th of January

First Line: Britons all attend

Tune: God save the king

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Themes:  1806

Curzon b.24(97)

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Edition - Bod1711

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1806]

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J, Pitts, 14, Great St Andrew Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  8 p. An uncut chapbook.


1st Ballad

Title: [Nelso]n's glorious victory

First Line: Come all you gallant heroes and listen unto me

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V846

Title: Britannia's revenge for the loss of her hero

First Line: Britannia musing o'er the deeds

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V26662

Title: Nelson's victory and death

First Line: Come list you lads where'er you be

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V20042

Title: The departed hero

First Line: Ye sons of old Albion for valour renown'd

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V1232

Title: The damsel in tears

First Line: As early one morning in the groves I was walking

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V17447

Title: The death of Nelson

First Line: Cease vain France ill manner'd railer

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V8710

Title: The orphan boy

First Line: Stay lady stay for mercy's sake

Authors:  Opie, Amelia Alderson, 1769-1853

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V25836

Title: Chapter of victories

First Line: Since the birth day of Britain a period long fled

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V27264

Title: When Neptune &c.

First Line: When Neptune first at love's command

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V7891

Title: Nelson and victory

First Line: Tom Splice was a tar in whose bosom was blended

11th Ballad

Title: Lord Nelson's victory

First Line: Where now my dear Boney is your grand combin'd fleet

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V2202

Title: The great nation

First Line: Of our island we've sung

13th Ballad - Roud Number: V22254

Title: Fight conquer and be free

First Line: Strike the harp sweep the strings like the Druids of old

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V16574

Title: Naval victories

First Line: Why I'm singing of French Dutch and Spanish Armada

15th Ballad
Curzon b.24(98)




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Edition - Bod1864

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.BentleyStewartMeadows

Imprint Locations:  PrestonBradfordNewcastleHalshaw Moor

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121, Church-Street, Preston. Sold by Bentley, Bradford; Stewart, Newcastle-upon-Tyne; Meadows, Halshaw Moor

Notes:  Harding B 11(438) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 81


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 522

Title: Brave Nelson

First Line: The twenty-first day of October

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Themes:  Trafalgar, battle of, 1805

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 455

Title: The 'prentice boy

First Line: 'Twas down by Sally's garden one evening as I strayed

Firth c.12(41)

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Edition - Bod5096

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, Park-road, Preston

Notes:  The first illustration is signed: J.H. Firth c.12(41) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 81


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 522

Title: Brave Nelson

First Line: The 21st, of October

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 455

Title: The prentice boy

First Line: Twas down by Sally's garden one evening as I strayed

Themes:  Social statusLotteries

Harding B 11(438)

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Edition - Bod5224

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, Park-road, Preston

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(438)


Ballad - Roud Number: 522

Title: Brave Nelson

First Line: The 21st, of October

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Themes:  Trafalgar, battle of, 1805

Harding B 15(32a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 17(37b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 2000a

Notes:  Slip.

Johnson Ballads 2001

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod5357

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [between 1801 and 1805]

Imprint: Evans Printer, Long-lane, London

Notes:  8 p. An uncut chapbook.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V32698

Title: A new song on Lord Nelson's victory at Copenhagen

First Line: Draw near, ye gallant seamen, while I the truth unfold

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7376

Title: Jack Tar's creed

First Line: If a landsman would know the true creed of a tar

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1357

Title: Britannia's sons at sea

First Line: Britannia's sons at sea

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V473

Title: True courage

First Line: Why, what's that to you if my eyes I'm a wiping

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V13540

Title: The watry god

First Line: The watry god, great Neptune, lay

Authors:  Wagnell, Mr.

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V26188

Title: Air, in the Indian

First Line: When Laura's eyes and Carlo's meet

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V7891

Title: Nelson and victory

First Line: Nelson the great he is the man

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V593

Title: Rule Britannia

First Line: When Britons first, at heaven's command

Authors:  Thomson, James, 1700-1748

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V6718

Title: Cheering is the voice of hope

First Line: Let the churlish spectre fly

10th Ballad - Roud Number: V254

Title: Birmingham Sally

First Line: You pretty blooming lasses

11th Ballad - Roud Number: V22707

Title: Stag in the forest

First Line: The stag in the forest

12th Ballad - Roud Number: V20928

Title: God of jollity

First Line: Pleasant is the mantling bowl

Themes:  Drinking

13th Ballad

Title: Somebody, nobody, everybody and anybody

First Line: Well, here I am to tell

14th Ballad - Roud Number: V29833

Title: The marriage day

First Line: Twas on the twenty-first of June

15th Ballad - Roud Number: 13765

Title: The galley slave

First Line: O think on my fate once I freedom enjoy'd

16th Ballad - Roud Number: V6018

Title: A sequel to Galley slave

First Line: Young Anna, as fair as the goddess of May

17th Ballad - Roud Number: V29401

Title: Widow's lamentation, for the loss of her husband slain in fighting with Lord Nelson

First Line: It was early one morning, when flowers were springing

Curzon b.24(99)




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Edition - Bod5657

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Sold by J Piits [sic] Great Andrew st. 7 Dials. Jennings Upper Mary-le-bone street


Ballad - Roud Number: V846

Title: Britannia's revenge for the loss of her hero

First Line: Britannia, musing o'er the deeds

Tune: Post captain

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Firth c.12(46)

Notes:  Slip

Edition - Bod5672

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3175

Title: Battle of Boulogne

First Line: On the second day of August eighteen hundred and nine [sic]

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Themes:  Boulogne, battle of, 1801Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1179

Title: The masonic hymn

First Line: Come all you freemasons that dwell around the globe

Themes:  Freemasonry

Firth c.13(45)

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Firth c.13(239)

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Edition - Bod5885

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W.S. Fortey, Mon[m]outh Court, Bloomsbury

Notes:  The epitaph on the gravestone in the second illustration reads: J. Catnach, Printer, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7890

Title: Death of lord Nelson

First Line: Come all you gallant seamen that unite a meeting

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 148

Title: Undaunted Mary, or, the banks of sweet Dundee

First Line: It it [sic] of a farmer's daughter, so beautiful I'm told

Notes:  Harding B 15(339a) is another issue of this ballad alone

Themes:  Social statusMurderHeiresses

Harding B 11(834)

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Johnson Ballads 410

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Johnson Ballads 411

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Edition - Bod219

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, great St. Andrew street


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V742

Title: Jeremy Diddler, the fiddler

First Line: Miss Nicholls lodged on the first floor

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V890

Title: Buy a mop, a parody

First Line: I live in the Borough not far from the river

Performers:  Harley, J.P.

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5272

Title: Heart that never lov'd

First Line: Is there a heart that never loved

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V33086

Title: Basey [sic] to fly

First Line: Ere victory did her wreath impart

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V1765

Title: The parson's clerk

First Line: Near Moorfields is a house of prayer

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V2124

Title: Let us haste to Kelvin grove

First Line: Let us haste to Kelvin grove

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 1794

Title: Jack Robinson

First Line: The perils and dangers of the voyage pass'd

Tune: The college hornpipe

Themes:  Sailors

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 3549

Title: Nelson's tomb

First Line: O'er Nelson's tomb with silent grief opprest

Authors:  Arnold, Samuel James, 1774-1852

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V599

Title: Trumpet sound to victory

First Line: He was famed for deeds of arms

Johnson Ballads fol. 132

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Edition - Bod394

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1805]

Ballad - Roud Number: V23078

Title: The conqueror. On the glorious victory obtained by Admiral Lord Nelson

First Line: With strains melodious make the heavens ring

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Johnson Ballads fol. 331

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