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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3790

Titles:
The gypsey prince
The gypsy prince
The gipsy prince

First Lines:
No more, no more shall the notes of love
No more, no more, shall the notes of love

Themes:
War

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V314

Titles:
The peace of the valley is fled
The peace of the valley

First Lines:
The peace of the valley is fled
The peace of the valley is fled!

Themes:
War

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3588

Titles:
March to the battle field
March to the battle field!
March to the Battle Field
March to the battle f[ield]

First Lines:
March to the battle field
March to the battlefield

Themes:
War

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1673

Titles:
A new song on the courage of France

First Lines:
When the drum beats to arms

Subjects:
France

Themes:
War

Edition - Bod5907

Imprint Names:  Taylor, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1859 and 1899

Imprint: London: Published at Taylor's Son [sic] Mart, 93, Brick Lane, near the Railway Arch


Ballad

Title: Keep your powder dry

First Line: Old England, walled with white cliffs

Subjects:  England

Themes:  War

Harding B 15(158b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3601

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed & sold by J. Pitts, No. 14, Great St. Andrew-street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 1185

Title: The light horseman slain in the wars

First Line: Ye maidens, wives, and widows also, give attention

Themes:  War

Harding B 25(1107)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11815

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, Church Street, Preston

Series Identifier: 190


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1081

Title: American stranger!

First Line: I am a stranger in this country

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 359

Title: Ellen the fair

First Line: Fair Ellen one morning from her cottage had stray'd

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3588

Title: March to the battle field!

First Line: March to the battle field

Themes:  War

Harding B 11(48)

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Edition - Bod12721

Imprint Names:  Neesom

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V340

Title: On to the charge

First Line: On, on to the charge ye brave, ye brave

Themes:  War

Harding B 15(231b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod7335

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer Toy and Marble watrhouse [sic] 6, great st. Andrew street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 1191

Title: Jug of this

First Line: You tiplers all as you pass by

Subjects:  Spain

Themes:  War

Firth c.12(161)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod7667

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 32


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13847

Title: Canadian boat song

First Line: Faintly as tolls the evening chime

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

2nd Ballad

Title: Forget not the field

First Line: Forget not the field where they perished

Themes:  War

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13892

Title: Auld lang syne

First Line: Should auld acquaintance be forgot

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V32051

Title: Come, follow, my lads

First Line: Come, follow, my lads, let's merry be

Notes:  A three-line fill-up

Firth b.27(413)

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Harding B 11(526)

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Johnson Ballads 3304

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Edition - Bod10207

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Pearson, Printer, 6, Chadderton-street, off Oldham-road, Manchester

Notes:  Part of a sheet of three ballads; see Firth c.26(201).

Series Identifier: 24


Ballad - Roud Number: 484

Title: Lowlands o[f] Hollan[d]

First Line: Last Easter I got married, and that night we went to bed

Subjects:  Holland

Themes:  War

Firth c.12(216)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod8108

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V15131

Title: On to war

First Line: On to war my duty leads me

Attributation: Poetry, by Priest

Authors:  Priest

Themes:  War

Harding B 15(232a)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(67b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17705

Imprint Names:  Angus

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  between 1774 and 1825

Imprint: Angus, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: V28003

Title: Henry's farewell

First Line: The fifteenth of July it was

References:

ESTC: N71377

Themes:  War

Harding B 25(823)

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Edition - Bod17726

Imprint Names:  Pigott, G.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed by G. Pigott, 60, Old-Street


Ballad - Roud Number: V1622

Title: Henry's come from the wars

First Line: My fond heart leaps for joy when I see

Themes:  War

Harding B 25(822)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20062

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V26706

Title: Lament of the mess. On the \"Standard's\" recent articles

First Line: Oh! feed me with a little spoon

Themes:  War

Johnson Ballads 2620

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Edition - Bod21272

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V12131

Title: The trumpet of victory, or, Old England for ever

First Line: Hail England old England for glory renown'd

Themes:  War

Curzon b.24(95)

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Edition - Bod21416

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, Church Street, Preston


Ballad - Roud Number: V34842

Title: The victories of England

First Line: England, she now may boast of the victories she has won

Themes:  War

2806 c.13(264)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth c.14(37)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod22435

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: The faithful young soldier

First Line: Sad was my heart when my love & I was parted

Themes:  War

2806 c.18(108)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod22746

Imprint Names:  Forth, W.

Imprint Locations:  Bridlington

Imprint: Forth, Printer, Bridlington


Ballad - Roud Number: V30435

Title: The echo song

First Line: In that cottage my father long dwelt

Themes:  War

2806 c.18(99)

Notes:  Slip


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1191

Titles:
Jug of this
A jug of this

First Lines:
You tiplers all as you pass by

Subjects:
Spain

Themes:
Drinking
War

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9545

Titles:
When the hollow drum has beat to bed

First Lines:
When the hollow drum does beat to bed

Themes:
War
Liberty

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4790

Titles:
Here's to Private Tommy Atkins

First Lines:
You can fetch him from the \"Grapes\" or \"Barley Mow\"

Themes:
Soldiers
War

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8187

Titles:
England's queen, [a]nd England's glory

First Lines:
The trumpet sounds, the valiant troops are form'd

Subjects:
Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805
Abercromby, Ralph, sir, 1734-1801
Wolfe, James, 1727-1759

Themes:
War
Russia

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V10550

Titles:
The beat of the drum

First Lines:
Will you gang with me, my lassie?

Themes:
Soldiers
War

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9435

Titles:
A new song called the Late Indian war. Composed by a soldier of H.M. 54th Regiment

First Lines:
Come gather round you Irish men, till I relate this tale

Themes:
Afghan War

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