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Title(s):

Album of patriotic poems, ballads and addresses.

Published/Created:
late 18th century.
Physical Description:
1 v. (120 p.) ; 20 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
In Process PR1195.H5 A43
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Archives & Manuscripts
Notes:
An album of late 18th century British poems, ballads, and verse addresses, all neatly cut-out from contemporary newspapers or literary magazines, and neatly (densely) pasted across 120 pages. Some of the poems are anti-Napoleonic, or verses celebrating British victories by Nelson (and others) against the French, and several appear to be separately issued.
Subject Terms:
Ballads, English.
Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821
Nationalism and literature -- Great Britain.
Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805.
Patriotic poetry, English.
Form/Genre:
Albums.
Ballads.
Clippings.
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