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Edition - Bod18073

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [c.1795]

Ballad - Roud Number: V25533

Title: Tax and axe

First Line: How happy a thing

References:

ESTC: T49885

Themes:  Taxation

Douce Prints S 9(p. 165)

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Edition - Bod21666

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1800?]

Ballad - Roud Number: 680

Title: Roger the miller. A new song

First Line: You people of England come listen, awhile

Authors:  Dyke, Joseph

Themes:  TaxationHorses

Harding B 22(247)

Notes:  Slip


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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 - Bod11090

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1785]

Ballad - Roud Number: V8117

Title: A new song. Entitled Master Billy Pitt's budget; or A touch on the times

First Line: Ye boobies of Britain, who lately thought fit

Tune: A cobbler there was

References:

ESTC: N71587

Themes:  Taxation

G.A. Warw. b.1(735)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14298

Imprint Names:  Fowler

Imprint Locations:  Salisbury

Date  between 1770 and 1800

Imprint: Fowler, Printer, Salisbury


Ballad - Roud Number: V26851

Title: The dog skinner, and minister

First Line: As a skinner was flaying a dead dog one day

References:

ESTC: T34811

Subjects:  Pitt, William, 1759-1806

Themes:  Taxation

Harding B 14(22)

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Edition - Bod17792

Imprint Names:  Dean, R. and W. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1805

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 28(46).


Ballad - Roud Number: V12854

Title: The income tax

First Line: Oh what wonders, what novels in this age there be

Tune: Tantara rara rogues all

Themes:  Taxation

Harding B 25(896)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod22726

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1788]

Ballad

Title: Song

First Line: Attend to my song, 'tis of Humbugs quite full

Tune: O the roast beef of old England

References:

ESTC: N71597

Subjects:  Townshend

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th centuryTaxationSlave trade

Douce Ballads 5(88)

Notes:  Sheet divided. Verso of p. 88.


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Edition - Bod24302

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [c.1795]

Ballad - Roud Number: V25072

Title: The powder tax. A new song

First Line: Ye belles and ye beaux, and ye Jenny's and Jacks

Tune: A cobbler there was

References:

ESTC: N71595

Themes:  Taxation

Douce Prints S 9(p. 161)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3578

Imprint Names:  Davenport, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1800 and 1802

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Davenport, 6, George's Court, St. John's Lane, West-Smithfield


Ballad - Roud Number: V1333

Title: John Bull's thoughts of peace

First Line: John Bull come [sic] to London one day

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815TaxationPolitics and government - 19th centuryPrices

Harding B 25(982)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11778

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.Morgan, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer, 18 Great St. Andrew Street, 7 Dials. Sold by J. Morgan, 46 Brick Lane, Spitalfields


Ballad - Roud Number: V6086

Title: Hard times & no beer

First Line: You Englishman [sic] and Irishmen

Subjects:  Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850Wellington, Arthur Wellesley, Duke of, 1769-1852Albert, Prince Consort of Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1861

Themes:  Taxation

Harding B 11(1473)

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Edition - Bod13043

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul Printer, 18, Great St. Andrew Street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V25916

Title: We are all beggars

First Line: Attention give to one and all unto a beggi[ng] boy

Subjects:  Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850Edward VII, King of Great Britain, 1841-1910Albert, Prince Consort of Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1861

Themes:  TaxationPoor lawTradesmenRoyal family

Harding B 11(4065)

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Edition - Bod8962

Imprint Names:  Dean, R. and W. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1805

Notes:  Printer identified in MS note at bottom of page.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5400

Title: Sweet Poll of Plymouth

First Line: Sweet Poll of Plymouth was my dear

Authors:  O'Keeffe, John, 1747-1833

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V12854

Title: The income tax

First Line: Oh what wonders, what novels in this age there be

Tune: Tantara rara rogues all

Themes:  Taxation

Harding B 28(46)

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Edition - Bod14315

Imprint Names:  Fowler

Imprint Locations:  Salisbury

Date  between 1770 and 1800

Imprint: Fowler, Printer, Salisbury


Ballad - Roud Number: V22687

Title: Tippee and twaddle. A new comic song

First Line: On sturdy, stout Dobbin, I mounted my saddle

Tune: Let care be a stranger to each jovial soul

References:

ESTC: T50349

Subjects:  Twining, Richard, 1749-1824

Themes:  FashionsTaxationTeaNewspapers

Harding B 14(53)

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Edition - Bod18559

Imprint Names:  Burd, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1763]

Imprint: London: Printed for J. Burd, in the Temple-Exchange Passage, Fleet-street


Ballad - Roud Number: V27175

Title: Excise a-la-mode; or, Sawney's oeconomy. A new song

First Line: All the friends of the land, who corruption withstand

Tune: The old woman of Grimstone

References:

ESTC: T183833

Subjects:  Pitt, William, Earl of Chatham, 1708-1778Bute, John Stuart, Earl of, 1713-1792

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th centuryTaxation

Johnson Ballads fol. 5A

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