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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1969

Titles:
The College snob row, a romance of new Athens

First Lines:
The students they stood at the College gates

Themes:
Edinburgh University, student riots

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7803

Titles:
Parody on Byron's \"Battle of Waterloo\"

First Lines:
There was a sound of bloodless snow-ball fight

Themes:
Edinburgh University, student riots

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4159

Titles:
Lieut P---d's soliloquy

First Lines:
Now is the clincher to our cowardice

Themes:
Edinburgh University, student riots

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9460

Titles:
The students' victory!

First Lines:
Students! of class all, a glance

Themes:
Edinburgh University, student riots

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4730

Titles:
Parody on \"The soldier's tear\"

First Lines:
From off the steps he turned, and saw some odious tricks

Themes:
Edinburgh University, student riots

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9461

Titles:
The student's warning

First Lines:
Beware, ye policemen, beware for the day

Themes:
Edinburgh University, student riots

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9458

Titles:
A student true my love is born!

First Lines:
A student true my love is born

Themes:
Edinburgh University, student riots

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4158

Titles:
The brave lieutenant

First Lines:
When battle rages fierce and loud

Themes:
Edinburgh University, student riots

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9459

Titles:
Students' lament

First Lines:
Has auld Edina seen a wraith?

Themes:
Edinburgh University, student riots

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6422

Titles:
Jim Crow's account of the snow fight

First Lines:
It need good conscience tell a story

Themes:
Edinburgh University, student riots

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9095

Titles:
Parody on \"Away to the mountain's brow\"

First Lines:
Away, away, to the College yard

Themes:
Edinburgh University, student riots

Edition - Bod6017

Imprint Names:  Weston, R. and sons

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh

Date  [1838]

Imprint: Published by R. Weston & Sons, No, 1, South College Street, and 31, Lothian Street


Ballad

Title: Down with mob and charlie!

First Line: The news from College cam' yestreen

Themes:  Edinburgh University, student riots

G.A. Edinb. 8o 112(7)

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G.A. Edinb. 8o 112(12)

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Johnson Ballads 1695a

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Edition - Bod6138

Imprint Names:  Weston, R. and sons

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh

Date  [1838]

Imprint: Published by R. Weston & Sons, 1 South College St. and 31, Lothian Street


Ballad - Roud Number: V4159

Title: Lieut P---d's soliloquy

First Line: Now is the clincher to our cowardice

Themes:  Edinburgh University, student riots

G.A. Edinb. 8o 112(20)

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Johnson Ballads 1699a

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Edition - Bod6139

Imprint Names:  Weston, R. and sons

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh

Date  [1838]

Imprint: Published by R. Weston & Sons, No. 1, South College Street, and 31, Lothian Street


Ballad - Roud Number: V30752

Title: A new song concerning why and wherefore the lord provost called in the military

First Line: Frosty old Fogo, our provost so grand

Tune: Black joke

Themes:  Edinburgh University, student riots

G.A. Edinb. 8o 112(6)

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G.A. Edinb. 8o 112(11)

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Johnson Ballads 1703b

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Edition - Bod6142

Imprint Names:  Weston, R. and sons

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh

Date  [1838]

Imprint: Published by R. Weston & Sons, 1, South College Street, and 31, Lothian Street


Ballad - Roud Number: V32660

Title: A street ballad

First Line: A song I sing without any cram

Tune: The cork leg

Themes:  Edinburgh University, student riots

G.A. Edinb. 8o 112(15)

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Johnson Ballads 1706a

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Edition - Bod3227

Imprint Names:  Weston, R. and sons

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh

Date  [1838]

Imprint: Published by R. Weston & Sons, No. 1, South College Street, and 31, Lothian Street


Ballad - Roud Number: V20901

Title: The gallant 79th

First Line: Hurrah! for the gallant 79th, that regiment so brave

Tune: The British grenadiers

Themes:  Edinburgh University, student riots

G.A. Edinb. 8o 112(14)

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Johnson Ballads 1700b

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Edition - Bod13935

Imprint Names:  Weston, R. and sons

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh

Date  [1838]

Ballad - Roud Number: V4158

Title: The brave lieutenant

First Line: When battle rages fierce and loud

Themes:  Edinburgh University, student riots

G.A. Edinb. 8o 112(22)

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Johnson Ballads 1699b

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Edition - Bod10926

Imprint Names:  Weston, R. and sons

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh

Date  [1838]

Imprint: Published by R. Weston & Sons, No, 1, South College Street, and 31, Lothian Street


Ballad - Roud Number: V9458

Title: A student true my love is born!

First Line: A student true my love is born

Tune: A Highland lad my love is born

Themes:  Edinburgh University, student riots

Edition - Bod10930

Imprint Names:  Weston, R. and sons

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh

Date  [1838]

Imprint: Published by R. Weston & Sons, 1, South College Street, and 31, Lothian Street


Ballad - Roud Number: V7803

Title: Parody on Byron's \"Battle of Waterloo\"

First Line: There was a sound of bloodless snow-ball fight

Themes:  Edinburgh University, student riots

G.A. Edinb. 8o 112(21)

Notes:  Slip cut in two


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Johnson Ballads 1701

Notes:  Slip cut in two


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Edition - Bod10931

Imprint Names:  Weston, R. and sons

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh

Date  [1838]

Imprint: Published by R. Weston & Sons, 1, South College Street, and 31, Lothian Street


Ballad - Roud Number: V32511

Title: Hebrew melody

First Line: The provost came down like a wolf on the fold

Authors:  Rabbi ben Israel (Pseudonym)

Themes:  Edinburgh University, student riots

G.A. Edinb. 8o 112(3)

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G.A. Edinb. 8o 112(8)

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Johnson Ballads 1706c

Edition - Bod10932

Imprint Names:  Weston, R. and sons

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh

Date  [1838]

Imprint: Published by R. Weston & Sons, 1, South College Street, and 31, Lothian Street


Ballad

Title: [None]

First Line: When prenticed billies leave their shops

Themes:  Edinburgh University, student riots

G.A. Edinb. 8o 112(4)

Notes:  Slip cut in two


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G.A. Edinb. 8o 112(9)

Notes:  Slip cut in two


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Johnson Ballads 1710

Notes:  Slip cut in two


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Edition - Bod10933

Imprint Names:  Weston, R. and sons

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh

Date  [1838]

Imprint: Published by R. Weston & Sons, No, 1, South College Street, and 31, Lothian Street


Ballad - Roud Number: V21105

Title: The battle of the quadrangle

First Line: Of late, in the College there's been a great row

Authors:  Syntax (Pseudonym)

Themes:  Edinburgh University, student riots

G.A. Edinb. 8o 112(13)

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Johnson Ballads 1705b

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Edition - Bod14043

Imprint Names:  Weston, R. and sons

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh

Date  [1838]

Imprint: Published by R. Weston & Sons, No. 1, South College Street, and 31, Lothian Street


Ballad - Roud Number: V27472

Title: The heroes of thirty-eight

First Line: Here's to the heroes of thirty-eight!

Tune: Here's to the maiden of bashful fifteen

Themes:  Edinburgh University, student riots

G.A. Edinb. 8o 112(17)

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Johnson Ballads 1697b

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Edition - Bod14086

Imprint Names:  Glass, J.

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh

Date  [1838]

Imprint: [...] uth Bridge, [...]


Ballad

Title: A policeman's bewail!

First Line: They're all my fancy painted them

Authors:  Medicus (Pseudonym)

Themes:  Edinburgh University, student riots

Johnson Ballads 1694d

Notes:  Imprint cropped


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Edition - Bod14574

Imprint Names:  Weston, R. and sons

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh

Date  [1838]

Ballad - Roud Number: V33111

Title: A parody, on \"Scots, wha ha'e wi' Wallace bled\"

First Line: Scots you College now defend

Authors:  Concurrite (Pseudonym)

Themes:  Edinburgh University, student riots

Johnson Ballads 1702c

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