Album of patriotic poems, ballads and addresses, late 18th century
Album of patriotic poems, ballads and addresses.
- late 18th century.
- Physical Description:
- 1 v. (120 p.) ; 20 cm.
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsIn Process PR1195.H5 A43Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon FundView by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- Archives & Manuscripts
- 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, 1769-1821Nationalism and literature -- Great Britain.Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805.Patriotic poetry, English.
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