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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4870

Titles:
An honest mans delight: or Knavery made known

First Lines:
I have been a travellor thirty three years

Subjects:
Cromwell, Oliver, 1599-1658

Themes:
Cheating
Lawyers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3428

Titles:
The ballad of the cloak: or, The cloaks knavery
The ballad of the cloak, or The cloaks knaverie
The ballad of the cloak: or, The cloak's knavery

First Lines:
Come buy my new ballet

Subjects:
Cromwell, Oliver, 1599-1658

Themes:
Politics and government - 17th century
Commonwealth and protectorate, 1649-1660
Religious controversy - 17th century
Civil war, 1642-1649

Edition - Bod900

Imprint Names:  Burton, R.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1641 and 1674

Imprint: London, Printed for R. Burton at the Horse-shooe in West Smith-field


Ballad - Roud Number: V4870

Title: An honest mans delight: or Knavery made known

First Line: I have been a travellor thirty three years

Tune: I'le hold thee five shillings

Authors:  Jordan, Thomas, 1612-1685

References:

ESTC: R179163

Subjects:  Cromwell, Oliver, 1599-1658

Themes:  LawyersCheating

Wood E 25(50)

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Edition - Bod23106

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1663 and 1674

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, and J. Wright


Ballad - Roud Number: V29138

Title: The praise of brewers: or, The brewers bravery

First Line: There's many a clinking verse was made

Tune: No body can deny

References:

ESTC: R181995

Subjects:  Cromwell, Oliver, 1599-1658

4o Rawl. 566(187)

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Wood E 25(63)

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Edition - Bod23429

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V20516

Title: The noble prodigal. Or, The young heir newly come to his estate

First Line: Let's call and drink the cellar dry

Tune: The Jews corant [and] Princess royal [and] Come hither my own sweet duck [and] French tricatees [and] A new country- dance

References:

ESTC: R227320

Subjects:  Cromwell, Oliver, 1599-1658

Themes:  DrinkingCivil war, 1642-1649MusicCommonwealth and protectorate, 1649-1660Politics and government - 17th centuryReligious controversy

Don. b.13(69)

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Edition - Bod24021

Imprint Names:  White, J.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  between 1711 and 1769

Imprint: Newcastle upon Tyne: Printed by John White


Ballad - Roud Number: V3428

Title: The ballad of the cloak: or, The cloak's knavery

First Line: Come buy my new ballet

Tune: Packington's pound

References:

ESTC: R232414

Subjects:  Cromwell, Oliver, 1599-1658

Themes:  Commonwealth and protectorate, 1649-1660Civil war, 1642-1649Politics and government - 17th centuryReligious controversy - 17th century

Douce Ballads 3(12a)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4425

Titles:
Much a-do, about nothing

First Lines:
I'le sing you a sonnet, that ne're was in print

Subjects:
Cromwell, Oliver, 1599-1658
Cromwell, Richard, 1626-1712

Themes:
Politics and government - 17th century
Commonwealth and protectorate, 1649-1660

Edition - Bod873

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, neer the Hospital-Gate, in West- smithfield


Ballad - Roud Number: V20359

Title: The Oxford health, or, The jovial loyalist

First Line: Here's a health to the king and his lawful successors

Tune: On the bank of a river: Or, Packington's Pound

Authors:  Taubman, Matthew, 1685-1689

References:

ESTC: R229085

Subjects:  Cromwell, Oliver, 1599-1658L'Estrange, Roger, 1616-1704

Themes:  Tories

Wood E 25(27)

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Edition - Bod18703

Imprint Names:  Vere, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1660]

Imprint: London, Printed for T. Vere, at the sign of the Cock in St. Johns-street

Notes:  The first two cuts are portions of a single block; see Wood 401(29).


Ballad - Roud Number: V4425

Title: Much a-do, about nothing

First Line: I'le sing you a sonnet, that ne're was in print

Tune: Which nobody can deny

References:

ESTC: R41529

Subjects:  Cromwell, Oliver, 1599-1658Cromwell, Richard, 1626-1712

Themes:  Commonwealth and protectorate, 1649-1660Politics and government - 17th century

Wood 401(169)

Notes:  Wood 401(169); MS. date: 1660.


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Harding B 39(62)

Notes:  Harding B 39(62) is a photograph of Wood 401(169).


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4233

Titles:
A new game at cards. Or, The three nimble shuffling cheaters

First Lines:
You gallants all that love to play

Subjects:
Cromwell, Oliver, 1599-1658
Charles I, king of England, 1600-1649

Themes:
Politics and government - 17th century
Civil war, 1642-1649

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4234

Titles:
Win at first, lose at last; or, a new game at cards
Win at first, and lose at last: or, A new game at cards

First Lines:
Ye merry hearts that love to play
Yee merry hearts that love to play

Subjects:
Charles II, king of England, 1630-1685
Booth, George, 1622-1684
Cromwell, Oliver, 1599-1658

Themes:
Politics and government - 17th century
Restoration of the monarchy, 1660

Edition - Bod558

Imprint Names:  Onley, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1689 and 1709

Imprint: London: Printed by W.O. and sold by the Booksellers of Pye- corne [sic] and London-bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: V4234

Title: [Win at first, and lose at last]

First Line: Ye merry hearts, that love to play

Tune: Ye gallants that delight to play

Authors:  Price, Laurence, 1628-1680

Notes:  Lacks the title

References:

ESTC: R235763

Subjects:  Cromwell, Oliver, 1599-1658Charles II, king of England, 1630-1685

Themes:  Restoration of the monarchy, 1660Politics and government - 17th century

Mus. 1 c.118(6n)

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Edition - Bod664

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [16--]

Ballad - Roud Number: V4233

Title: A new game at cards. Or, The three nimble shuffling cheaters

First Line: You gallants all that love to play

References:

ESTC: R234830

Subjects:  Cromwell, Oliver, 1599-1658Charles I, king of England, 1600-1649

Themes:  Civil war, 1642-1649Politics and government - 17th century

Wood 401(147)

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Edition - Bod665

Imprint Names:  Grove, F.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1623 and 1661

Imprint: London, Printed for Fran. Grove on Snow-hill


Ballad - Roud Number: V4234

Title: Win at first, lose at last; or, a new game at cards

First Line: Yee merry hearts that love to play

Tune: Ye gallants that delight to play

Authors:  Price, Laurence, 1628-1680

Notes:  The text is the same as: A knave at the bottom

References:

ESTC: R182786

Subjects:  Cromwell, Oliver, 1599-1658Charles II, king of England, 1630-1685Booth, George, 1622-1684

Themes:  Restoration of the monarchy, 1660Politics and government - 17th century

Wood 401(149)

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Wood 402(71, 72)

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Edition - Bod6315

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. [Brooksby, at the Golden-Ball, near] the Hospi[tal-gate in West-Smithfield]


Ballad - Roud Number: V25715

Title: The cuckcoo of the times

First Line: Tom Tinkers wife Joan Ruggles sat

Tune: The wandering Jews chronicle

References:

ESTC: R228098

Subjects:  Derby, James Stanley, earl of, 1607-1651Bradshaw, Henry, d. 1661Cromwell, Oliver, 1599-1658

Themes:  Cuckoldry

Firth b.19(5)

Notes:  Torn at lower right, lacking part of imprint


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Edition - Bod6339

Imprint Names:  Brown, C.Norris, T.Walter, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1695 and 1707

Imprint: Printed by and for C. Brown, and T. Norris, and sold by J. Walter, in Holborn High


Ballad - Roud Number: V4234

Title: Win at first, and lose at last: or, A new game at cards

First Line: Ye merry hearts that love to play

Tune: Ye gallants that delight to play

Authors:  Price, Laurence, 1628-1680

Notes:  The text is the same as: A knave at the bottom

References:

ESTC: R235768

Subjects:  Cromwell, Oliver, 1599-1658Charles II, king of England, 1630-1685

Themes:  Restoration of the monarchy, 1660Politics and government - 17th century

Firth b.20(24)

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MS. Rawl. D 383(f. 113)

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