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Edition - Bod4926

Imprint Names:  Rich, E.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1787

Imprint: Published as the Act directs, by E. Rich, No. 55, Fleet- Street, Feburary 1, 1787

Notes:  An engraving

Ballad - Roud Number: V14089

Title: The politic farmer; or, a fig for taxation

First Line: A whimsical farmer in Cheshire, they say

Tune: Roast beef

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th centuryTaxation

Firth b.22(f. 94)

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Edition - Bod6661

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton, Printer 1 Lr Exchange, St Dublin

Notes:  2806 b.9(76) and Harding B 26(211) are two issues of another edition.


Title: A new song on the general taxatio [sic] of our days

First Line: Come neibours [sic] draw near till I tell you a tail [sic]

Themes:  Taxation

Firth c.16(229)

Notes:  Slip.

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Harding B 26(212)

Notes:  Slip.

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