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    [1806]

Notes:

8 p. An uncut chapbook.



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1st Ballad

Title: [Nelso]n's glorious victory

First Line: Come all you gallant heroes and listen unto me

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V846

Title: Britannia's revenge for the loss of her hero

First Line: Britannia musing o'er the deeds


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V26662

Title: Nelson's victory and death

First Line: Come list you lads where'er you be


4th Ballad - Roud Number: V20042

Title: The departed hero

First Line: Ye sons of old Albion for valour renown'd


5th Ballad - Roud Number: V1232

Title: The damsel in tears

First Line: As early one morning in the groves I was walking


6th Ballad - Roud Number: V17447

Title: The death of Nelson

First Line: Cease vain France ill manner'd railer


7th Ballad - Roud Number: V8710

Title: The orphan boy

First Line: Stay lady stay for mercy's sake

Authors:  Opie, Amelia Alderson, 1769-1853


8th Ballad - Roud Number: V25836

Title: Chapter of victories

First Line: Since the birth day of Britain a period long fled


9th Ballad - Roud Number: V27264

Title: When Neptune &c.

First Line: When Neptune first at love's command


10th Ballad - Roud Number: V7891

Title: Nelson and victory

First Line: Tom Splice was a tar in whose bosom was blended


11th Ballad

Title: Lord Nelson's victory

First Line: Where now my dear Boney is your grand combin'd fleet


12th Ballad - Roud Number: V2202

Title: The great nation

First Line: Of our island we've sung


13th Ballad - Roud Number: V22254

Title: Fight conquer and be free

First Line: Strike the harp sweep the strings like the Druids of old


14th Ballad - Roud Number: V16574

Title: Naval victories

First Line: Why I'm singing of French Dutch and Spanish Armada


15th Ballad

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IconClass Codes:
61B2(Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805): Historical person (with NAME)






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