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    between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier:

153


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1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1552

Title: Nelson's monument!

First Line: Britons long expected great news from the fleet

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


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13900

Title: Soldier's tear

First Line: Upon the hill he turn'd to take a last fond look

Themes:  Soldiers


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V7890

Title: Death of Nelson!

First Line: Come all you gallant seamen, and give me a meeting

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

Themes:  Naval


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44A1(+2)(GREAT BRITAIN): Coat of arms (as symbol of the state, etc.) (+ nation; national)
46A122(VICTORIA)1: Armorial bearing, heraldry (with NAME of family) - coat of arms

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A122(HANOVER)1: Armorial bearing, heraldry (with NAME of family) - coat of arms
44A51(GREAT BRITAIN): Personifications of countries, nations, states, districts, etc. (with NAME)
25F23(LION): Beasts of prey, predatory animals: lion



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