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Edition - Bod189

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  between 1849 and 1880

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box, No. [6] St. [Andrew's lane, Glasgow]


Ballad

Title: Corunna's lang shore

First Line: I write this long letter from Corunna's lang shore

Tune: The best of friends must part

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815Peninsular war, 1807-1814

Firth c.14(23)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod14187

Imprint Names:  Marshall, J.

Imprint Locations:  Gateshead

Date  between 1801 and 1831

Imprint: Marshall, Printer, Gateshead


Ballad - Roud Number: V30730

Title: Peace & liberty. Britannia's address to the patriots of Spain

First Line: Degraded Europe, in these awful times

Authors:  Fitzgerald, William Thomas, 1759-1829

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815Peninsular war, 1807-1814

Harding B 25(1477)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9147

Imprint Names:  Bishop, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1822

Imprint: Bishop, Brinter [sic], 10, Parker street, Drury Lane, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V9037

Title: What d'ye think of the new Spanish war

First Line: And they're all for clipping clip, clip, clipping

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

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815Peninsular war, 1807-1814

Firth c.16(14)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(2030)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16852

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V10036

Title: The old woman and the Spanish war

First Line: Oh this new Spanish war, it is a sad thing

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815PricesPeninsular war, 1807-1814

Harding B 25(1418)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 3044

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod19265

Imprint Names:  Fairburn, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1812 and 1821

Imprint: Published by John Fairburn, 146, Minories


Ballad - Roud Number: V1353

Title: Arise, arise, brave sons of Spain, arise; or Brave Spain, Britannia's foes shall ne'er enslave

First Line: Arise, arise, brave sons of Spain, arise

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815Peninsular war, 1807-1814

Johnson Ballads 1261

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Edition - Bod11822

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer Toy Marble Warehouse 6, Great St. Andrew Street Seven Dials

Notes:  The same setting of type as Harding B 11(4198) but with a different first ballad


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1624

Title: Henry's departure to the Spanish war

First Line: Abroad as I was walking upon a summers day

Subjects:  SpainIsle of Dogs, London (England)

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815SoldiersLovers partedPeninsular war, 1807-1814

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1665

Title: Here's a health bonny Scotland, to thee

First Line: Come, fill me a goblet of sparkling wine

Tune: The king, God bless him

Themes:  Drinking

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V523

Title: Deeply drinks of wine

First Line: Gaily still my moments roll

Themes:  Drinking

Harding B 11(1520)

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Edition - Bod7999

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts, 14, Great St. Andrew-street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V11316

Title: The big bomb. In the Park

First Line: Ye merry men trotting along

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815Peninsular war, 1807-18141816Cadiz memorial, Horse Guards Parade, London

Firth b.34(26)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16935

Imprint Names:  Neesom

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Neesom, Printer, 166, Brick Lane, Spitalfields


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1657

Title: My master's gun

First Line: I'm a prentice boy, my name is Bob

Subjects:  Evans, George de Lacy, Sir, 1787-1870

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815Peninsular war, 1807-1814Siege of St. Sebastian, 18131813

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7954

Title: Doctor Brown

First Line: There's no one knows me now, O crikey

Themes:  DoctorsApprentices

Harding B 11(2567)

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