New York: Firth, Pond & Co., 1861. First Edition. Sheet Music. Complete: 6 pages including the cover. Early Civil War music with a terrific cover showing five black misfit volunteers in various milita and zouave uniforms. Slightly trimmed and with nice corners and old tape binding so probably from an old bound collection of sheet music. Light marginal soiling. Very Good. Item #007954
This comic song promises defeat for Great Britain should "John Bull" attempt to intervene in the war on the side of the South. Made very popular by Bryant's Minstrels.