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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 13260

Titles:
Napoleon talks of war, boys
Napoleon talks of war boys!
Napoleon talks of war-boys
Napoleon talks of war boys

First Lines:
Napoleon talks of war, boys
Napoleon talks of war boys

Subjects:
Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873

Themes:
French invasion scares, 1852

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 664

Titles:
Young Napoleon; or, the Bunch of roses, O
Young Napoleon, or The bunch of roses
Bonny bunch of roses, O
Bonny bunch of roses
Young Napoleon, or The bonny bunch of roses
Young Napoleon; or, The bunch of roses
The bunch of roses O
The bonnie bunch o' roses O
Young Napoleon, or the Bonny bunch of roses
Bonny bunch of roses O
Young Napoleon
The bonny bunch of roses, O!
The bonny bunch of roses O
Young Napoleon, or, The bunch of roses
Young Napoleon; or, the Bunch of roses
Young Napoleon, or the Bunch of roses
Young Napoleon; or The bunch of roses
Young Napoleon or The bunch of roses
The bonnie bunch o' roses

First Lines:
By the danger of the ocean
By the dangers of the ocean
By the side of the green ocean

Subjects:
Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873
Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

Themes:
French invasion scares, 1852

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6686

Titles:
The French in a fright. A new song, on a second-hand subject

First Lines:
Since England was England, sure never was known

Themes:
French invasion scares

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1168

Titles:
England and Napoleon
A parody on Patty Kavannah

First Lines:
Oh! have you heard the news of late
Will yon [sic] meet in Gray's-Inn-lane?

Subjects:
Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873
Russell, John Russell, Earl, 1792-1878
Wellington, Arthur Wellesley, Duke of, 1769-1852
Palmerston, Henry John Temple, Viscount, 1784-1865

Themes:
French invasion scares, 1852

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3298

Titles:
The supplementary militia. A new song

First Lines:
Come all you lazy lubbers

Themes:
Soldiers
French invasion scares

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1172

Titles:
Napoleon is coming
Answer [to Kate Kearney]
The answer [to Kate Kearney]
The answer (To Kate Kearney)

First Lines:
Napoleon is coming, oh, dear, oh dear!
O yes, I have seen this Rate [sic] Kearney
Napoleon is coming o' dear o' dear
Napoleon is coming oh dear, oh dear!
O yes I have seen this Kate Kearney
O yes, I have seen this Kate Kearney

Subjects:
Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873

Themes:
French invasion scares, 1852

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8540

Titles:
A new song concerning the boxing match between that ancient British boxer John Bull, and the elf, Bonaparte

First Lines:
Neighbours come listen to what I shall tell

Subjects:
Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

Themes:
French invasion scares

Edition - Bod1221

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed & Sold by John O. Bebbington, 22 Goulden St, Oldham Road, Manchester; also by J. Beaumont 176, York Street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 70


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V659

Title: England for ever, the land boys we live in

First Line: Since our foes to invade us have long been preparing

Subjects:  Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873

Themes:  French invasion scares, 1852

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1106

Title: Share my cottage

First Line: Oh, share my cottage gentle maid

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V722

Title: We met

First Line: We met, 'twas in a crowd

Authors:  Bayly, N.T.H. (Nathaniel Thomas Haynes), 1797-1839

Firth c.26(61)

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Edition - Bod5162

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer, 123, Union Street, Boro' S.E. and at 83, White Cross-street, City

Notes:  Harding B 11(2605) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 245


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13260

Title: Napoleon talks of war, boys

First Line: Napoleon talks of war, boys

Subjects:  Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873

Themes:  French invasion scares, 1852

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4376

Title: The cork leg

First Line: A tale I tell now without any flam

Subjects:  Rotterdam (Holland)

Harding B 11(2604)

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Edition - Bod5179

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer & Publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro'. S.E.

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(2605).


Ballad - Roud Number: 13260

Title: Napoleon talks of war boys

First Line: Napoleon talks of war, boys

Subjects:  Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873

Themes:  French invasion scares, 1852

Firth c.12(389)

Notes:  Slip.


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Firth c.16(109)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 16(164b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod5231

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Great St. Andrew St. Seven-dials

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(4384)


Ballad - Roud Number: 664

Title: Young Napoleon; or, the Bunch of roses, O

First Line: By the dangers of the ocean

Tune: The bunch of rushes, O!

Subjects:  Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873

Themes:  French invasion scares, 1852

Johnson Ballads 3132

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod232

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Pubd. ... at the Acorn Opposite Hungerford Market in the Strand


Ballad - Roud Number: V6686

Title: The French in a fright. A new song, on a second-hand subject

First Line: Since England was England, sure never was known

Themes:  French invasion scares

Johnson Ballads fol. 161

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Edition - Bod2950

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer & Publisher 123, Union Street, Boro' S.E. and at 83, White Cross-street, City

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(2604).

Series Identifier: 245


Ballad - Roud Number: 13260

Title: Napoleon talks of war, boys

First Line: Napoleon talks of war, boys

Subjects:  Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873

Themes:  French invasion scares, 1852

Harding B 15(213b)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 3150

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod12634

Imprint Names:  Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  Leeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter's-st., Leeds


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13260

Title: Napoleon talks of war-boys

First Line: Napoleon talks of war, boys

Subjects:  Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873

Themes:  French invasion scares, 1852

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4460

Title: The prairie flower

First Line: On the distant prairie where the heather wild

Harding B 11(2606)

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Johnson Ballads 1792

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Johnson Ballads 1793

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Edition - Bod13424

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High Street, St. Giles


Ballad - Roud Number: 13260

Title: Napoleon talks of war, boys

First Line: Napoleon talks of war, boys

Subjects:  Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873

Themes:  French invasion scares, 1852

Harding B 15(213a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod13694

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O. or Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Imprint: ... off Oldham Road, Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: 664

Title: Bonny bunch of roses, O

First Line: By the dangers of the ocean

Subjects:  Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873

Themes:  French invasion scares, 1852

Harding B 16(31d)

Notes:  Imprint cropped Slip


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Edition - Bod7938

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Ballad - Roud Number: 13260

Title: Napoleon talks of war boys!

First Line: Napoleon talks of war boys

Subjects:  Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873

Themes:  French invasion scares, 1852

Firth b.34(199)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod7960

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1853]

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer (from Pitts') Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse 31, Dudley Street Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V1172

Title: Napoleon is coming

First Line: Napoleon is coming, oh, dear, oh dear!

Subjects:  Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873

Themes:  French invasion scares, 1852

Firth b.34(193)

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Firth c.16(103)

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Johnson Ballads 563

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Edition - Bod7966

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 664

Title: Young Napoleon; or The bunch of roses

First Line: By the dangers of the ocean

Subjects:  Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873

Themes:  French invasion scares, 1852

Firth b.34(200)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod10729

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 23


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 664

Title: Bonny bunch of roses O

First Line: By the dangers of the ocean

Subjects:  Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873

Themes:  French invasion scares, 1852

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 767

Title: Meet me by moonlight

First Line: Meet me by moonlight alone

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V311

Title: The rose of the valley

First Line: The rose of the valley in spring-time was gay

Firth c.26(139)

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Harding B 11(404)

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Edition - Bod14042

Imprint Names:  Storer, T.S.

Imprint Locations:  Bristol

Imprint: Printed by T.S. Storer, No. 4, Narrow wine-Street Bristol


Ballad

Title: A new song. A man born a Briton is born to be free

First Line: Come! Awake my brave boys, at Britannia's command

Subjects:  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

Themes:  French invasion scaresLiberty

Harding B 22(199)

Notes:  Slip. Torn at right side.


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Edition - Bod14324

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1852]

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer, Toy & Marble Warehouse, 31, Dudley Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V1168

Title: England and Napoleon

First Line: Oh! have you heard the news of late

Subjects:  Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873Wellington, Arthur Wellesley, Duke of, 1769-1852Russell, John Russell, Earl, 1792-1878Palmerston, Henry John Temple, Viscount, 1784-1865

Themes:  French invasion scares, 1852

Harding B 13(188)

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Edition - Bod14761

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 13260

Title: Napoleon talks of war, boys

First Line: Napoleon talks of war, boys

Subjects:  Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873

Themes:  French invasion scares, 1852

Harding B 15(214a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14807

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Notes:  See Harding B 11(18) for imprint


Ballad - Roud Number: 664

Title: Young Napoleon, or The bonny bunch of roses

First Line: By the dangers of the ocean

Tune: The bunch of rushes, O!

Subjects:  Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873

Themes:  French invasion scares, 1852

Harding B 17(350a)

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Edition - Bod14820

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High-street, St. Giles


Ballad - Roud Number: 664

Title: Young Napoleon or The bunch of roses

First Line: By the dangers of the ocean

Subjects:  Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873

Themes:  French invasion scares, 1852

Harding B 15(395a)

Notes:  Slip


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