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Thread #159951 Message #3880467
Posted By: Tootler
05-Oct-17 - 12:16 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Trooper Cut Down in His Prime (Roy Palmer
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Trooper Cut Down in His Prime (Roy Palmer
I have an early version in a book of 18th cent. Broadsides. From what I've been able to glean, it's probably the earliest version dating from the late 1780s and is called "The Buck's Elegy"