[Broadside against Napoleon]Britons Triumph or Bonapartes Knell / Come, with all thy slaves around thee,/ Bonaparte! haughty foe!/ This little Island shall confound thee,/ And lay thy giant projects low [...]
Letterpress, sheet 395 x 250mm (15½ x 9¾"). Creasing upper left; paper watermarked 'Neckinger Mill 1800'
Broadside published at the time when fears of an invasion of the British Isles by Napoleon were at their height. This ballad lists Napoleon's triumphs and atrocities on the continent and in the Middle East, but insists that any attempted invasion of Britain would be unsuccessful.
[Ref: 33274] £300.00