Broadside Ballads Online

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With a biographical sketch of Lord Raglan [prose]

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Viewing: Firth b.26(483)

1st Ballad

Title: The soldier's prayer

First Line: It was autumn when we started from our homes and happy shore

Themes:  MilitaryCrimean War, 1853-1856

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3027

Title: I die for my country

First Line: I must now bid adieu to the ocean

Themes:  Naval


IconClass Codes:
61B2(Raglan, FitzRoy James Henry Somerset, Baron, 1788-1855): Historical person (with NAME)

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