Isaiah Thomas Broadside Ballads Project

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Death of General Wolfe, together with Susan's lamentation

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Date

1810-1814

Place of Publication

Boston.

Publisher

Coverly, Nathaniel, 1775?-1824, printer.

Subjects

Wolfe, James, 1727-1759
Québec Campaign, Québec, 1759
Grief
Death
Armies
Britannia (Symbolic character)
Helen of Troy (Greek mythology) in literature
Love

First Line

In a sad mould'ring cave where the wretched retreat.
Where is my sweet William, where is my dear.
Down a green valley there liv'd an old maid.

Identifiers

BIB ID: 283637
OCLC Control No.: (OCoLC)ocm81170375
OCLC Control No.: (OCoLC)ocn191464692
Ford, W.C. Thomas ballads, 56
AAS General Catalog URL: http://catalog.mwa.org/vwebv/holdingsInfo?bibId=283637
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Physical Dimensions

34 x 25 cm.

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Citation

“Death of General Wolfe, together with Susan's lamentation,” Isaiah Thomas Broadside Ballads Project, accessed February 20, 2024, https://www.americanantiquarian.org/thomasballads/items/show/185.