Melton prior Institut


Linton- Life in the Collections

William James Linton:

n.d. / n.p. (1853)

The one-page leaflet was published anonymously.

Linton wrote this short patriotic hymn on the occasion of the beginning of the Crimean War, which was connected with the prospects of the republicans of an abolition of the Czarist regime. The poem was published in The English Republic under the title: “Let us serve our country”