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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7148

Titles:
Don't wake the lion of old England! A new song on the Turko- Russian war

First Lines:
There's rumours of warfare spreading through the land

Themes:
Serbo-Turkish War, 1877-1878

Edition - Bod12357

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  [1877]

Series Identifier: 1149


Ballad - Roud Number: V7148

Title: Don't wake the lion of old England! A new song on the Turko- Russian war

First Line: There's rumours of warfare spreading through the land

Tune: Union Jack of old England

Themes:  Serbo-Turkish War, 1877-1878

Harding B 12(253)

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Edition - Bod13328

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  [1877]

Notes:  With an extract from the Newcastle Chronicle

Series Identifier: 1114


Ballad - Roud Number: V30167

Title: The crescent or the cross, or The war in Turkey

First Line: O have you heard the dreadful tale of war and misery

Tune: Rachel put thy bonnet on

Authors:  Talley, Thomas

Themes:  Serbo-Turkish War, 1877-1878

Harding B 12(252)

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Edition - Bod13650

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: W.S. Fortey, Printer & Publisher, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, W.C.


Ballad - Roud Number: V29253

Title: The war in the East. Lines on the massacre of Christian women and children in Bulgaria

First Line: We have to tell a story

Themes:  Serbo-Turkish War, 1877-1878

Harding B 13(213)

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Edition - Bod7221

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1876]

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V29253

Title: The war in the East. Lines on the massacre of Christian women and children in Bulgaria

First Line: We have to tell a story

Tune: The miser

Themes:  Serbo-Turkish War, 1877-1878

Firth b.26(349)

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Firth c.16(185)

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Edition - Bod9192

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1876]

1st Ballad

Title: Lines on the Turkish atrocities; dreadful massacre of christians

First Line: You christians of this country, I hope you will draw near

Themes:  Serbo-Turkish War, 1877-1878

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 24868

Title: Is there room for Mary there?

First Line: When the dewy light was fading

Firth c.16(186)

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Edition - Bod14339

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: The war, or what do they say in England

First Line: Come all you poor of London town, and listen unto me

Themes:  PovertySerbo-Turkish War, 1877-1878

Harding B 13(214)

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Edition - Bod14204

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  [1877]

Series Identifier: 1135


Ballad - Roud Number: V26721

Title: Horrible child murder and robbery at Macclesfield, committed ... March 24th, 1877

First Line: A poor little child of most tender years

Subjects:  Macclesfield (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryCrime - 19th centuryChildren1877

Harding B 12(180)

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