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Date
    between 1840 and 1866

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24



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Viewing: Harding B 11(3531)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15779

Title: Sittin on a rail

First Line: As I walk'd out by de light ob de moon

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V12989

Title: The hero of war

First Line: Mars, god of battle, cease your guns to rattle

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


Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45D313: Private soldier
45C9: Military music



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