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Abyssinian war, 1868 - 3
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Maguire, John Francis, 1815-1872 - 1
Napier, Robert Cornelius, 1810-1890 - 1
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Edition - Bod1744

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Date  [1868]

Ballad

Title: A new song in praise of Maguire and Murphy. The people's candidate!

First Line: \"Did you hear of Saxon Billy\" says the Shan Van Vocht

Authors:  O'Callaghan, John

Subjects:  Maguire, John Francis, 1815-1872

Themes:  1868

2806 c.8(63)

Notes:  MS note on reverse: \"Saxon Billy\" is William Abbott Esq. of London who contested Cork last Thursday Nov. 19, 1868 against Messrs. Maguire & Murphy. RC. Slip


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3590

Titles:
The Abyssinian war! Just after the battle

First Lines:
Our soldiers went to Abyssinia

Themes:
Abyssinian war, 1868

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 - Bod8772

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V3590

Title: The Abyssinian war! Just after the battle

First Line: Our soldiers went to Abyssinia

Themes:  Abyssinian war, 1868

Firth c.14(100)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9154

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1869

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box ... Saturday morning, March 13, 1869


Ballad - Roud Number: V20632

Title: Abyssinian war

First Line: There is a saying very old, which is very often told

Subjects:  Napier, Robert Cornelius, 1810-1890

Themes:  Abyssinian war, 1868

Firth c.16(146)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9402

Titles:
The rival candidates (East Kent election, 1868) Gladstone & good government versus Disraeli & double-dealing
A curious description of the manners and customs of the age

First Lines:
There was a 'cute lawyer, not far from Kings-down
Some go to church to take a walk

Themes:
1868
Parliamentary elections, East Kent

Edition - Bod20201

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1868]

Ballad - Roud Number: V9402

Title: The rival candidates (East Kent election, 1868) Gladstone & good government versus Disraeli & double-dealing

First Line: There was a 'cute lawyer, not far from Kings-down

Notes:  Written for the \"Kent Herald\"

Themes:  Parliamentary elections, East Kent1868

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 4263

Titles:
Just before the battle mother
Just before the battle
Just before the battle, mother

First Lines:
Just before the battle mother
Just before the battle matheer [sic]
Its just before the battle, mother
Juet [sic] befor [sic] the battle mother I am thinking mos[t] of yon [sic]
Just before the battl [sic], mother
Just before the battle, mother

Themes:
Abyssinian war, 1868
Soldiers
Soldiers - death in battle

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