Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

  • Cruikshank, George



Published March 25th, 1811, by Laurie & Whittle, 53, Fleet Street, London


Reference: The Cruikshankian Momus (1892).

Series Identifier:



Ballad - Roud Number: V29466

Title: Bonaparte

First Line: All the world is a stage it's well known

Authors:  Lawler

Performers:  Elliston, Robert William, 1774-1831

Performance Locations:  Surrey Theatre

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


IconClass Codes:
48A712: The audience ~ art performance
48C813: Set, scenery ~ stage
48C863(+1): Operetta, musical, 'Singspiel' (+ artist at work)
61B2(Elliston, Robert William, 1774-1831): Historical person (with NAME)
48A723: Opera house
31B62321: Laughing


Shelfmark: Curzon b.5(44)

Notes:  Curzon b.5(44); Coloured illustration.

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Shelfmark: Curzon b.39(197)

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Shelfmark: Harding B 10(6)

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