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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V558

Titles:
The Egyptian wedding

First Lines:
Since shopkeeper's now are the style
Since shopkeepers now are the stile
Since volunteers now are the style

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

Themes:
Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3265

Titles:
A dumpling for Buonaparte; by a Norwich volunteer

First Lines:
The annals of Britain with triumphs abound

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

Themes:
Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3419

Titles:
The French in a fog. Song

First Lines:
Again of their prowess our enemies boast

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

Themes:
Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7829

Titles:
Lines in memory of J. Wark, W. Craig, and P. Montgomery, taken by the French, in 1794

First Lines:
On the nineteenth of March three youths sail'd away

Subjects:
Greenock (Scotland)

Themes:
Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1323

Titles:
Johnny Bull's dance out of Paris

First Lines:
The English all are come from France

Themes:
Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13596

Titles:
Warriors over the water

First Lines:
March, march, townsmen & countrymen

Subjects:
Wellington, Arthur Wellesley, Duke of, 1769-1852

Themes:
Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815

Edition - Bod5282

Imprint Names:  Asperne, J.Lane, W.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1799 and 1824

Imprint: Printed for J. Asperne (Successor to the late Mr. Sewell) at the Bible, Crown, and Constitution, No. 32, Cornhill, by W. Lane, Leadenhall-Street

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Johnson Ballads fol. 2A


Ballad - Roud Number: V9887

Title: The true Briton

First Line: Come, cheer up, my friends, let's together unite

Tune: Hearts of oak

Themes:  Napoleonic wars, 1800-1815

Harding B 22(305)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod7259

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1829

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, wholesale and retail, 10, Great St. Andrew-Street, Seven Dials, London

Notes:  2806 b.11(81) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V3946

Title: The sprightly Irishman

First Line: I am a weaver by my trade

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815

Harding B 17(297b)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 61

Notes:  Slip.



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Edition - Bod14367

Imprint Names:  Smith, J.

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1835]

Imprint: J. Smith, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: V7829

Title: Lines in memory of J. Wark, W. Craig, and P. Montgomery, taken by the French, in 1794

First Line: On the nineteenth of March three youths sail'd away

Authors:  Wilson, J.

Subjects:  Greenock (Scotland)

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815

Harding B 13(259)

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Edition - Bod16635

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [c.1798]

Ballad - Roud Number: V3265

Title: A dumpling for Buonaparte; by a Norwich volunteer

First Line: The annals of Britain with triumphs abound

Tune: Hearts of oak

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

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815

Harding B 22(69)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod19754

Imprint Names:  Lyon, D.

Imprint Locations:  Wigan

Imprint: D. Lyon, Printer, Market-Place, Wigan


Ballad - Roud Number: V30558

Title: Ode to Rome, in 1798

First Line: Then Rome, thou'rt fallen! and thy fall

Subjects:  Rome (Italy)

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815

Johnson Ballads 2070

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Edition - Bod20500

Imprint Names:  Collins, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1813]

Ballad - Roud Number: V29497

Title: Iberia's war song

First Line: Aloft th'Iberian eagles tower

Tune: Rule Britannia

Authors:  Armstrong, F.

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

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815

2376 a.1(11)

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Edition - Bod21366

Imprint Names:  Lindsay, J.

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  between 1851 and 1910

Imprint: Sold by James Lindsay, Printer and Wholesale Stationer, &c., 9 King Street, (off Trongate,) Glasgow

Series Identifier: 213


Ballad - Roud Number: V852

Title: The sons of Albion

First Line: Ye sons of Albion bind up your arms

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

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815

2806 c.13(260)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21544

Imprint Names:  Lindsay, J.

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  between 1851 and 1910

Imprint: Sold by James Lindsay, Printer & Wholesale Stationer, &c., 9 King Street, (off Trongate), Glasgow


Ballad - Roud Number: V852

Title: The sons of Albion

First Line: Ye sons of Albion bind up your arms

Tune: Britain's sons never were afraid

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

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815

2806 c.14(164)

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Firth c.12(354)

Notes:  Firth c.12(354); Imperfect: imprint cropped.


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Edition - Bod22481

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed at Pitts, Wholesale Toy Warehouse 6, Great st Andrew street, 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V1323

Title: Johnny Bull's dance out of Paris

First Line: The English all are come from France

Tune: London now is out of town

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815

2806 c.18(168)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(991)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20503

Imprint Names:  Asperne, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1803]

Imprint: London: Printed for J. Asperne, Successor to Mr. Sewell, at the Bible, Crown, and Constitution, No. 32, Cornhill, by J. and E. Hodson


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3419

Title: The French in a fog. Song

First Line: Again of their prowess our enemies boast

Tune: Hearts of oak

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

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V35061

Title: The genius of Britain

First Line: Ye British sons awake to glory

Tune: The Marseilles hymn

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

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815

2376 a.1(4)


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Curzon b.10(117)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8118

Titles:
The budget

First Lines:
Come tax me this, come tax me that

Themes:
Taxation
Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9207

Titles:
The four admirals

First Lines:
Come, brave brother tars, and fill up your glass

Themes:
Naval
Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815

Edition - Bod1246

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1829

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, (wholesale and retail,) 10, Great St. Andrew-Street, Seven Dials London


Ballad - Roud Number: V2905

Title: The shamrock, the rose, & the thistle, my boys!

First Line: Oh! the land of sweet Erin's a land of delight

Authors:  Pocock, I. (Isaac), 1782-1835

Subjects:  IrelandFrance

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815Patriotism

2806 b.11(86)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(1757)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1825

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V8118

Title: The budget

First Line: Come tax me this, come tax me that

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815Taxation

Curzon b.31(95)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod6088

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V20881

Title: The French in the suds, or the British tars resolution to conquer the enemies of Great Britain

First Line: Now my brave British boys

Subjects:  Frederick Augustus, Duke of York and Albany, 1763-1827

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815Naval

Harding B 17(99b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod13133

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodge's (From Pitts) wholesale Toy and Marble wharehouse [sic], 31, Dudley-st, 7 Dial


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2905

Title: Shamrock, rose and the thistle

First Line: Oh! the land of sweet Erin's a land of delight

Authors:  Pocock, I. (Isaac), 1782-1835

Subjects:  IrelandFrance

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815Patriotism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2076

Title: Paddy's grave. A parody on The death of Nelson

First Line: Oer Paddy's grave the boys and girls all prest

Subjects:  Ireland

Harding B 11(3469)

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Johnson Ballads 600

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Edition - Bod7329

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts, No. 14, Great St. Andrew Street seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V9207

Title: The four admirals

First Line: Come, brave brother tars, and fill up your glass

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815Naval

Firth c.12(30)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9535

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 390

Title: Old Dan Tucker

First Line: Dan Tucker lived in a nice little hut

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2905

Title: The shamrock, rose, and thistle

First Line: Oh the land of old Erin's a land of delight

Authors:  Pocock, I. (Isaac), 1782-1835

Subjects:  IrelandFrance

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815Patriotism

Firth b.27(169)

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Edition - Bod17693

Imprint Names:  Angus

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  between 1774 and 1825

Imprint: Angus, Printer


Ballad

Title: A new song called The Glasgow illumination

First Line: Come all you brave heroes and join in my chorus

Subjects:  Glasgow (Scotland)

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-18151813

Harding B 25(735)

Notes:  Slip


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