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Edition - Bod19980

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

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Ballad - Roud Number: V17509

Title: Future prospects of Tory taxation

First Line: Oh, is not there a piece of work

Tune: Yankee doodle

Themes:  TaxationPolitics and government - 19th century

Johnson Ballads 2516A

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Edition - Bod22801

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: Irish taxation

First Line: You Irishmen both one and all, it's here on you I call

Themes:  Taxation

2806 c.8(149)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod391

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

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Ballad - Roud Number: V8113

Title: The budget open'd

First Line: The budget is open, give ear to my plan

Themes:  Taxation

Johnson Ballads fol. 327

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod19825

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V12858

Title: Appeal against the income tax

First Line: John Smith, he was a working man

Themes:  Taxation

Johnson Ballads 2306

Notes:  The illustration is coloured. MS inscription: Mind you dont come to this


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Edition - Bod20182

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V7604

Title: The queen & the taxes

First Line: O in the house, the other night

Themes:  Taxation

Johnson Ballads 2779

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Edition - Bod20315

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Ballad

Title: Walpole redivivus: or, A new excise. A ballad

First Line: Come, all ye jolly fellows

Themes:  Taxation

Johnson Ballads 2960

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1825

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Ballad - Roud Number: V8118

Title: The budget

First Line: Come tax me this, come tax me that

Themes:  Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815Taxation

Curzon b.31(95)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod10540

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Date  [1825]

Ballad - Roud Number: V34553

Title: A new song, called Cheap whisky or Duties reduced

First Line: Come all you good topers that delight in good bouse

Themes:  TaxationDrinking

Firth c.22(56)

Notes:  Date in MS Slip


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Edition - Bod10753

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Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 777


Ballad - Roud Number: V7603

Title: John Bull & the taxes

First Line: Here are some lines about the times

Authors:  Morgan, John

Themes:  Taxation

Firth c.26(186)

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Firth c.26(220)

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Harding B 14(297)

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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 - Bod20044

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1840]

Ballad - Roud Number: V7603

Title: John Bull and the new taxes

First Line: Here is some lines about the times

Authors:  Morgan, John

Themes:  TaxationPolitics and government - 19th century

Johnson Ballads 2597A

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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 - Bod306

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Ballad - Roud Number: V25057

Title: A new song

First Line: Ye knaves and fools, maids, widows and wives

Tune: Packington's pound

Subjects:  Walpole, Robert, Earl of Orford, 1676-1745

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th centuryTaxationEconomy and trade - 18th century

Johnson Ballads fol. 385

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Edition - Bod11090

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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 - Bod11770

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3896

Title: Happy land! Comic version

First Line: I sing the pleasures of these glorious days

Themes:  TaxationPovertySundayPrisonsPolicePoor lawFactories

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2869

Title: The rose bud of summer

First Line: When the rose bud of summer its beauty bestowing

Harding B 11(1464)

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Edition - Bod16669

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: Edmund Burke, to the swinish multitude

First Line: Ye base swinish herd, in the stye of taxation

Tune: Derry down, down

References:

ESTC: T192606

Subjects:  Burke, Edmund, 1729-1797

Harding B 5(97)

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Harding B 23(39)

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Edition - Bod17599

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V1355

Title: A new song, called The distressed sons of Scotia

First Line: Sweet Scotia, my country, how long wilt thou grieve

Subjects:  Scotland

Themes:  TaxationEmigration - ScotsPolitics and government - Scotland, 19th century

Harding B 25(527)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod19892

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V30275

Title: \"Citizens rally!\" A democratic patriotic song

First Line: Arouse ye sons of Britain's soil, declare yourselves now free

Tune: John Barleycorn

Authors:  Payne, James

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryTaxationLand tenure

Johnson Ballads 2405

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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 - Bod11910

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 246


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1502

Title: I likes a drop of good beer

First Line: Come neighbours all, both great and small

Notes:  The text is different from Harding B 11(1635)

Subjects:  Gladstone, W.E. (William Ewart), 1809-1896

Themes:  TaxationSundayBeer

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5381

Title: It's no use teasing Polly

First Line: 'Twas on a summer's day

Harding B 11(1636)

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Johnson Ballads 2574

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Edition - Bod13250

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V29971

Title: We will not stop again

First Line: The servant lads and lasses gay, now Martinmas draws near

Subjects:  Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryFarmersTaxationAgricultural laborers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 104

Title: Henry Martin

First Line: In Scotland there lived three brothere [sic] of late

Themes:  Piracy

Harding B 11(4096)

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Edition - Bod10543

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1885]

Imprint: Reprinted from the \"Southend Observer and Rochford and Rayleigh Gazette,\" June 13th

Notes:  Printed in blue ink


Ballad - Roud Number: V9741

Title: Beer, boys, beer!

First Line: Beer, boys, beer! with ringing shout proclaim it!

Tune: Cheer, boys, cheer

Authors:  W., J.F.T.

Notes:  A Conservative party squib

Themes:  TaxationBeer

Edition - Bod16532

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V8524

Title: A new song, call'd The new bow wow wow

First Line: Sit down, neighbours all, and I'll tell a merry story

Subjects:  Pitt, William, 1759-1806Melville, Henry Dundas, Viscount, 1742-1811Liverpool, Robert Banks Jenkinson, Earl of, 1770-1828

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th centuryTaxationNabobs

Harding B 22(210)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod22981

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 229


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V25410

Title: Water, pure water

First Line: 'Tis delightful to sing when the woodland rings

Tune: Minnie

Themes:  Temperance

2nd Ballad

Title: Cheer, boys, cheer!

First Line: Cheer, boys, cheer, our bands of hope are rising

Themes:  Temperance

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V6874

Title: The publicans in a fix

First Line: The chancellor's bill and all his parade

Tune: What can the matter be?

Themes:  TavernsTaxationTemperance

2806 d.31(70)

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Firth c.22(66)

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Harding B 11(4049)

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Johnson Ballads 2963

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Johnson Ballads 3314

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