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Edition - Bod4221

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: Birmingham, 92 Thomas-street


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1247

Title: The chimney-sweeper's wedding

First Line: Come all you pretty fair maids some younger some older

Themes:  Marriage

2nd Ballad

Title: A new song on the battle of Alma

First Line: You gallat [sic] sons of Erin once more on you I call

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3252

Title: The allied volunteers

First Line: Hurra for the nations' allied men

Authors:  Kearney, J.

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V16542

Title: Death of Nicholas!

First Line: Snow and ike [sic] and ice-bonnd [sic] fountains - ice in every breath we draw

Subjects:  Nicholas I, Emperor of Russia, 1796-1855

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 2147

Title: Donnelly and Cooper

First Line: Come all you true bred Irishmen

Themes:  Prizefighting

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V167

Title: banks of the lee

First Line: In the sweet summer season dame nature seemed pleasing

Edition - Bod1532

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1855]

Imprint: Ral [sic], Printer, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Harding B 13(255) is another impression


Ballad - Roud Number: V5351

Title: Death of the Russian emperor

First Line: Come arouse up Britannia, no more droop your head

Tune: The bailiffs are coming

Subjects:  Nicholas I, Emperor of Russia, 1796-1855

Firth c.16(78)

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Edition - Bod946

Imprint Names:  Marks, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1855]

Imprint: J Marks, Printer, 206, Brick lane, Whitechapel


Ballad - Roud Number: V5352

Title: Russian emperor's funeral

First Line: There once was a man lived in the russian land

Tune: Uncle Ned

Subjects:  Nicholas I, Emperor of Russia, 1796-1855

Firth b.25(575)

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Edition - Bod14898

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1855]

Imprint: Rial, Printer, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

Notes:  Firth c.16(78) is another impression.


Ballad - Roud Number: V5351

Title: Death of the Russian emperor

First Line: Come arouse up Britannia, no more droop your head

Tune: The bailiffs are coming

Subjects:  Nicholas I, Emperor of Russia, 1796-1855

Harding B 13(255)

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Johnson Ballads 1088

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Edition - Bod9437

Imprint Names:  Woolcock, R.

Imprint Locations:  Helston

Date  [1855]

Imprint: Printed for the Booksellers by R. Woolcock, Helston


Ballad

Title: The emperor of Russia's last jig

First Line: Come all that's around I pray give attention

Subjects:  Nicholas I, Emperor of Russia, 1796-1855

Firth c.16(74)

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Edition - Bod9438

Imprint Names:  Wood, J.

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh

Imprint: J. Wood, 49 N. Richmond Street

Series Identifier: 288


Ballad - Roud Number: V16541

Title: Pity poor Nicholas

First Line: O dear, what can the matter be

Tune: O dear, what can the matter be?

Subjects:  Nicholas I, Emperor of Russia, 1796-1855

Firth c.16(75)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9439

Imprint Names:  Marks, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1855]

Imprint: J Marks, Printer, 206, Brick lane, Whitechapel


Ballad - Roud Number: V5352

Title: Russian emperor's funeral

First Line: There once was a man lived in the russian land

Subjects:  Nicholas I, Emperor of Russia, 1796-1855

Firth c.16(76)

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Edition - Bod9440

Imprint Names:  McIntosh, R.

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  [1855]

Imprint: M'[Intosh] Printer, Bookseller, &c [...]


Ballad - Roud Number: V13315

Title: The death of the Bear

First Line: Good people all, I pray attend

Tune: King of the Cannibal islands

Subjects:  Nicholas I, Emperor of Russia, 1796-1855

Firth c.16(77)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Edition - Bod17890

Imprint Names:  Moore, J.

Imprint Locations:  Belfast

Date  between 1846 and 1852

Imprint: Moore, Pirnter [sic], Castle-court


Ballad - Roud Number: V5351

Title: Death of the Russian emperor

First Line: Come raise up Brittania, no more droop your head

Tune: The Campbells are coming

Subjects:  Nicholas I, Emperor of Russia, 1796-1855

Harding B 26(125)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod19419

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: William Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 437


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20530

Title: Nicholas and his rhino

First Line: 'Tis of a rich tyrant who in Russia did dwell

Tune: Villikins and his Dinah

Subjects:  Nicholas I, Emperor of Russia, 1796-1855

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8069

Title: King Canute

First Line: In the merry old times of our ancestors

Johnson Ballads 1449

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Edition - Bod20359

Imprint Names:  Marks, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1855]

Imprint: John Marks, Printer, 206, Brick Lane, Whitechapel


Ballad - Roud Number: V11627

Title: Emperor of Russia kicked the bucket!

First Line: Cheer up Britannia and don't you be down-hearted

Subjects:  Nicholas I, Emperor of Russia, 1796-1855

Johnson Ballads 3074

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